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Indian smuggler shot by Nepal police

By | November 22, 2014

Kathmandu, Nov 22 : Nepal Police shot dead an Indian national along the Nepal-India border while he was smuggling weapons from India.… Read it!

Battle with IS militants continues in Iraq

By | November 22, 2014

Baghdad, Nov 22 : Iraqi security forces launched a major offensive against Islamic State (IS) militants in the western province of Anbar Saturday, even as fighting continued in the province of Salahudin, a security source said.… Read it!

Five killed in Indonesia landslides

By | November 22, 2014

Jakarta, Nov 22 : At least five people were killed and many houses damaged in landslides in Indonesia’s North Sumatra Saturday, an official said here.… Read it!

Al-Shabaab claims responsibility for Kenya bus attack

By | November 22, 2014

Nairobi, Nov 22 : Somalia-based militant group Al-Shabaab Saturday claimed responsibility for the killing of 28 bus passengers in Kenya.… Read it!

Australia replace Sandhu with Conway in team facing India

By | November 22, 2014

Melbourne, Nov 22 : New South Wales (NSW) fast bowler Harry Conway replaced bowler Gurinder Sandhu in the CA XI squad in the first tour match against India as the Indian-origin player was selected for the NSW Blues’ squad that … Read it!

Sharif urges Obama to take up Kashmir issue with India

By | November 22, 2014

Islamabad, Nov 22 : As US President Barack Obama confirmed his India visit for the Republic Day next year, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif urged him to take up the Kashmir issue with India.… Read it!

Hiding tattoos irks Chris Hemsworth

By | November 22, 2014

Los Angeles, Nov 22 : Actor Chris Hemsworth says he hates having his tattoos covered while shooting for films.… Read it!

Britain keen to invite PM Modi, says British High Commissioner

By | November 22, 2014

New Delhi, Nov. 22 : British High Commissioner Sir James Bevan on Saturday told senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Vijay Jolly that Britain is keen to welcome Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2015.… Read it!

US watching Kashmir election process, no major complaints

By | November 22, 2014

By Seema Sirohi, Washington, Nov.22 : American officials are keenly watching the political drama unfolding in Jammu and Kashmir, where Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party is running to claim the coveted prize of winning India’s only Muslim-majority state.… Read it!

Prosecution files response to Dewani’s discharge papers

By | November 22, 2014

Johannesburg, Nov 22 : The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) has filed the responding papers after lawyers for British businessman Shrien Dewani filed heads of argument for his discharge on charges of conspiring to kill his wife Anni Hindocha.… Read it!