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Bridge collapses into river in Kashmir; 3 dead, 15 missing

He said the hanging wooden bridge was designed for locals to use in small numbers. The bridge, that could only withstand a maximum of four people, had shown r...


Europe split in confronting the United States sanctions on Iran; Washington isolated

European governments tried for months to persuade Trump to stick with the deal but failed, and now fear it will raise the risk of conflict in the region. "This ...


West Bengal panchayat elections: Stray incidents of violence reported in state

Out of the 48,650 seats in 3,358-gram panchayats, 16,814 were uncontested and of the 9,217 seats in 341 panchayat samitis, 3,059 were uncontested, said West Be...


Borussia Dortmund coach Peter Stoeger not staying on

Borussia Dortmund sporting director Michael Zorc has claimed that the club must ensure "everything [is] set to zero" next season as the Black and Yellows look ...


Pakistan played a role in 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks: Nawaz Sharif

The Minister said it proved India's position that the handlers of 26/11 Mumbai terror attack were in Pakistan. Pakistan's longest serving PM, Sharif was disqu...


Over 70 flights diverted from Delhi due to dust storm

At least 10 people have been reported dead in separate incidents in Uttar Pradesh which was recently hit by two such incidents within a week, taking over 100 ...


Iraqi cleric al-Sadr leads in early vote results

The Victory Alliance of Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, who has been backed by the worldwide community, looked to have won in only one province. The electio...


Justice Qazi Isa questions CJP's decision of reconstitution of bench

Sereno has consistently voted against Duterte's more dictatorial proposals, including extensions of martial law in the country's southern regions, and has been ...


This is Congress party's Nawaz Sharif moment: BJP

She referred to Nawaz Sharif , who was debarred from holding public office by Pakistan's Supreme Court due to non-disclosure of assets and income earned overse...


Hamas leader in brief Egypt visit ahead of Gaza protests

Col. Jonathan Conricus said. Israel's parliament, the Knesset, and much of its government is in Jerusalem. The border protests are building to a climax on May...


5-year-old girl seriously injured in black bear attack outside home

When the mother went outside, she told CPW officers that a large black bear was dragging the girl. After the mother began screaming, the bear dropped Cyr and re...


Israeli Soccer Team Adding 'Trump' To Name To Celebrate Embassy Move

Israeli soccer club Beitar Jerusalem has renamed itself Beitar Trump Jerusalem in honor of President Donald Trump's decision to move the U.S. embassy. Much li...


Barcelona's unbeaten season ended by five-star Levante

But then Barca started to turn up the heat, with Coutinho getting his own hat-trick before Luis Suarez took the score to 5-4. Barcelona have only lost one...


I will return to Goa in next few weeks: Parrikar

BJP has repeatedly brushed aside the Congress party's claims of an administrative paralysis in the state and has pointed out that the government was functioni...


Storm System in Gulf has Tropical Potential

Low pressure moving northward through the eastern Gulf of Mexico could acquire some subtropical or tropical characteristics during the next few days. Regardle...


Footage from scene of Offaly light aircraft crash

Gardaí have said the aircraft took off from Clonbullogue Airfield with 16 parachutists on board at around 2.30pm. However, a short time later the plane was se...


Theresa May phones Iranian president with 'firm commitment' to nuclear deal

Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in Beijing on Sunday for the first stop of his tour of the remaining members of the nuclear deal . Sirisena is ...


Canara Bank posts Rs4,860 crore loss in Q4 on higher NPA provisions

As a percentage of total loans, gross NPAs increased to 11.84% from 9.63% a year ago. Canara Bank's net loss for the fourth quarter ended March 31, 2018, wa...


Zarif embarks on journey to save nuclear deal by first visiting China

Iran has said it had asked Europe's Airbus to announce whether it would go ahead with a plane deal with Tehran following the U.S. pull-out. Washington's deci...


Eleven Iranians among dead in Israel strikes on Syria Thursday: monitor

Israel struck back by destroying dozens of Iranian military sites in Syria, Conricus said , as well as Syrian anti-aircraft units that tried unsuccessfully to ...