By Arun Kumar, Washington, Oct 22 : Sahil Doshi, a 14-year-old Indian-American student has won the 2014 Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge for his innovative, eco-friendly battery design that could help lower harmful greenhouse gases.… Read it!
Baghdad, Oct 22 : The parliament of Iraq’s semi-autonomous region of Kurdistan agreed Wednesday to send Peshmerga regional security forces to the besieged town of Kobane in Syria via Turkey, media reported.… Read it!
Vatican City, Oct 22 : Pope Francis warned Wednesday that jealousies and divisions may shatter the Church.… Read it!
Cairo, Oct 22 : At least 10 people, including six policemen, were injured in a blast Wednesday afternoon outside the main gate of Cairo University in Egypt’s Giza province, an interior ministry statement said.… Read it!
Ottawa, Oct 22 : A Canadian soldier was shot and wounded by an unidentified gunman at the National War Memorial in Ottawa and more shots were heard near the parliament buildings, media reported Wednesday.… Read it!
Baghdad, Oct 22 : At least 59 Islamic State (IS) militants were killed in fierce fighting involving the Sunni radical group, the Iraqi security forces and allied fighters, media reported.… Read it!
Toronto, Oct 22 : Gunshots were fired inside the Canadian parliament in capital Ottawa Wednesday, a media report said.… Read it!
Mumbai, Oct 22 : Actor Jake Gyllenhaal’s forthcoming movie “Nightcrawler” will release here Oct 31… Read it!
Dubai, Oct 22 : The International Cricket Council (ICC) Wednesday admitted it “does not have the power to intervene” in the dispute between the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB).… Read it!
Los Angeles, Oct 22 : Actor Frank Sivero has reportedly sued the makers of popular animated show “The Simpsons” for $250 million over the show’s mafioso character Louie.… Read it!