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Miscreants throw acid on woman corporator in UP

By | November 28, 2014

Bareilly, Nov 28 : A woman corporator was Friday seriously injured when local goons here threw acid on her, police said.… Read it!

Mauritius to buy HAL-built Dornier aircraft

By | November 28, 2014

Bengaluru, Nov 28 : Mauritius is acquiring Dornier aircraft from India’s state-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) for maritime surveillance along its long coastline, an official said here Friday.… Read it!

Ferguson protests expose human rights abuse in US: North Korea

By | November 28, 2014

Pyong Yang, Nov 28 : North Korea Friday lashed out at the US human rights record, saying the ongoing mass protests against racial discrimination exposed severe human rights abuse in the US.… Read it!

British court awards woman 337 mn pounds in divorce case

By | November 28, 2014

London, Nov 28 : Following a bitter battle, the American wife of a London financier has been awarded 337 million pounds ($529 million) by a high court judge in the largest settlement a woman has received so far in a … Read it!

Death sentence for cult members in China upheld

By | November 28, 2014

Beijing, Nov 28 : A court in China Friday upheld the death sentences for two Church of the Almighty God cult members, who beat a woman to death in a McDonald’s outlet last May.… Read it!

British PM seeks EU support for new migration curbs

By | November 28, 2014

London, Nov 28 : British Prime Minister David Cameron has urged other European Union (EU) leaders to support his “reasonable” proposals for far-reaching curbs on welfare benefits for migrants, media reported Friday.… Read it!

Two killed in floods in France

By | November 28, 2014

Paris, Nov 28 : A new wave of floods struck the Var department in southeast France and killed two women, according to media reports.… Read it!

Ukraine seeks German help against possible Russian ‘winter offensive’

By | November 28, 2014

Berlin, Nov 28 (EFE) Ukraine has asked Germany for diesel engines for its troop carriers ahead of a possible Russian “winter offensive” in the eastern part of the country, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin said in an interview published Friday.… Read it!

Welsh town of 5,000 is Britain’s drink drive capital

By | November 28, 2014

London, Nov 28 : A study has found Llandrindod Wells, a small town in Wales, is emerging as Britain’s drink and drug driving capital.… Read it!

Pope Francis arrives in Turkey for 3-day tour

By | November 28, 2014

Ankara, Nov 28 : Pope Francis arrived at the Esenboga Airport in the Turkish capital of Ankara Friday afternoon for his first visit to Turkey since he took over the post in March last year.… Read it!