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Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas :PM Modi to induct first PIO Parliamentary Conference today

Intensifying outreach to the Indian diaspora, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Tuesday began the conference for parliamentarians of Indian origin fro...


Nobody but Godse killed Mahatma Gandhi: Amicus curiae to Supreme Court

It had to be from the gun of a second assassin, no trace of whom survives in any record. The report also states there is no evidence to prove that Mahatma was...


Oprah was once Trump's pick for vice president

That's a drop in the bucket for her net worth, which Forbes has estimated at $2.8 billion. " Oprah Winfrey just fired a warning flare in the sky for anyone who...


13 pilotless drones attack Russian base in Syria, no casualties

More than 40 Russian military personnel died in Syria since Moscow launched a campaign of air strikes in September 2015, in many cases using Hmeimim as a ba...


Facing pressure, Trump administration backs off proposed 'draconian' H-1B visa rules

US Citizenship and Immigration Services said changes, if any, to the existing policy would not lead to forcing immigrant employees to leaving the country. In In...


Modi holds 'focussed discussions' on internal security with police brass

The Prime Minister tweeted that that "there were insightful presentations and fruitful discussions on aspects relating to our security apparatus". Earlier, sh...


Nawaz Sharif begged for mercy during Saudi Arabia visit: Imran

Nawaz Sharif recounted how he had been exiled from the country after the military-led coup in 1999. Imran Khan on Saturday claimed that the ex-PM Nawaz Sharif...


Two Terrorists Gunned Down by Security Forces in Anantnag Encounter

So far, two militants have been killed in the gunfight while a Hizb operative has managed to escape from the gunfight site. However, when security forces were...


Huge Fire Engulfs London Paint Factory

The fire brigade said there were "no reports of anyone involved at this stage" when asked if there was anyone trapped inside the burning building. "This is a ...


Ryan murder: Bail denied to accused teen

The Board had directed the accused to be produced before Gurgaon Sessions court noting that the accused was mature enough to recognise the consequences of his a...


Papua New Guinean rugby league player dies at 23

In a statement share the same grief and sadness as all other Papua New Guinean sports supporters at the sudden passing of PNG Kumul centre, Kato Ottio. Ottio si...


Iran reportedly bans English from elementary school curriculum

Iran has banned teaching English in primary school classrooms as the country tries to quell Western influence. Iran's leaders have often warned about the dan...


CDC: Romaine lettuce may be behind E. coli outbreak

Consumer Reports' researchers say romaine is especially hazardous because it's nearly always eaten raw, and the director of its Food Policy Initiatives advises...


North Korea, South Korea kick off high-level talks regarding Winter Olympics

Critics of the meeting say Kim may be trying to divide Seoul and Washington in a bid to weaken global pressure and sanctions over the tests. Sanctions imposed b...


Final-Year Student, 10 Others Killed By Herdsmen In Fresh Benue Attacks

Former army intelligence officer, Colonel Tony Nyiam, Rtd. has flayed the Federal Government's refusal to send soldiers after the Fulani herdsmen involved in th...


Aspall cider sold to USA beer giant Molson Coors

Aspall, which operates from a single site in the Suffolk parish, near Debenham, has been snapped up by Molson Coors in a deal believed to be worth around £40mil...


Pence to visit Israel this month

Pence plans to leave Washington on January 19 and arrive in Egypt on January 20 to meet with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi. A senior administration...


China's Foreign Reserves Extend Rising Streak Amid Capital Curbs

The economists expected reserves to increase by 6 billion Dollars to 3.125 trillion USD. The country's economy grew 6.9 percent year on year in the first thre...


Father stabs family dog to death to save one-year-old child

Police said the child's father heard screaming coming from the kitchen, and that's when he found the family's pit bull terrier mauling his daughter. The victi...


North and South Korea agree to hold talks

In return, South Korean President Moon Jae-In and his United States counterpart agreed late on Thursday to delay joint military drills until after the Winter O...