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Cuba: Boeing 737 with over 100 passengers on board crashes after take off from Havana

Cuba: Boeing 737 with over 100 passengers on board crashes after take off from Havana

A Boeing 737 plane crashed after taking off from Havana's main international airport, according to Cuban state-run website Cubadebate. The plane was a domestic flight which was travelling from Havana....

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Malaysia's new coalition government scraps 6% GST to meet poll pledge

In an attempt to fulfill his campaign promise, Malaysia Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Thursday scrapped a 6% rate on Goods and Services tax (GST). Confirming the development, the Ministry....

North Korea threatens to cancel Kim Jong Un-Donald Trump meeting

North Korea threatens to cancel Kim Jong Un-Donald Trump meeting

North Korea has sharply reacted to the joint United States-South Korea military exercises taking place in South Korea. Pyongyang has canceled the high-level meeting with Seoul. It has also threatened to....

Nawaz Sharif makes explosive revelations on Pakistan's role in Mumbai terror attacks

Nawaz Sharif makes explosive revelations on Pakistan's role in Mumbai terror attacks

Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday made startling revelations on 2008 Mumbai terror attack and admitted that militant outfits are active in Pakistan. While speaking to Dawn, the....

US expresses regret after Canadian minister asked to remove turban at Detroit airport

US expresses regret after Canadian minister asked to remove turban at Detroit airport

The US Transportation Security Administration expressed 'regret' after Canadian Minister of Innovation Science and Economic Development, Navdeep Bains, was asked to remove his turban at Detroit airport. Describing the incident,....

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PM Modi's visit to boost trade and railway network with Nepal

Just a few months after Nepal’s Prime Minister Khadga Prasad Oli visited India, PM Modi is also on a 2-day visit to Nepal to strengthen ties with India's neighbour.  The....

Donald Trump-Kim Jong-un summit to be held on June 12 in Singapore

Donald Trump-Kim Jong-un summit to be held on June 12 in Singapore

President of the United States Donald Trump on Thursday announced that he will be meeting North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un on June 12 in Singapore. It will for the first....

Brazil to have world’s first sex-themed park soon

Brazil to have world’s first sex-themed park soon

The world's first erotic, sex-themed part is about to open soon for the general public but only the adults. Situated in Brazil, the place will be called Eroticaland. The erotic....

Sikh man arrested for wife's murder in England

Businessman arrested for killing wife at England home

Another shocking incident came to light when a businessman was booked with the murder of his wife 3 months after she was found dead at her home. On February 16,....

Hope for BJP margdarshaks? Malaysia's Mahathir Mohamad set to become world's oldest PM at 92

Hope for BJP margdarshaks? Malaysia's Mahathir Mohamad set to become world's oldest PM at 92

Pakatan Harapan - Malaysia's opposition alliance, headed by veteran leader Mahathir Mohamad, has won a historic election victory. His alliance has secured 113 of 222 seats being contested in country's....

Mallya loses Rs 10,000 crore UK lawsuit, Indian banks can sell his assets to recover dues

Mallya loses Rs 10,000 crore lawsuit, Indian banks can sell his UK assets to recover dues

On Tuesday, businessman Vijay Mallya lost a lawsuit filed by 13 Indian banks, including IDBI Bank Ltd., in the United Kingdom High Court seeking to collect from him more than....

US President Donald Trump accuses India of charging 100% tariff on import of American goods

Trump pulls out of 'one-sided' Iran nuclear deal, calls it 'defective'

Defying last-ditch diplomatic efforts by European allies, President Donald Trump announced that the United States is withdrawing from the multinational Iran Nuclear deal. "I made clear that if the deal....

Indians accounted for more than 75% of H-1B visas in 2017

Indians accounted for more than 75% of H-1B visas in 2017

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) in its latest report said that Indians accounted for more than 74.2% of H-1B visas issued in 2016 and the figure increased to....

Bill Gates praises Aadhaar, says other countries should also adopt unique identification

Bill Gates praises Aadhaar, says other countries should also adopt unique identification

Microsoft founder Bill Gates supported the biometric ID Aadhaar on Thursday. Praising the unique identification, Bill Gates advised other countries to adopt the Aadhaar card scheme. In an interaction with....

Report claims Twitter too sold user data to Cambridge Analytica-linked researcher

Report claims Twitter too sold user data to Cambridge Analytica-linked researcher

After Facebook, which drew criticism for mishandling data of 87 million users to a British political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica without their consent, another social media website Twitter has now....

Kim Jong-un vows to give up nuclear missiles if US pledges to not attack North Korea

Kim Jong-un vows to give up nuclear missiles if US pledges to not attack North Korea

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has promised to give up his nuclear weapon test site in May if the United States promise to not attack his country, said South....

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Modi-Xi meet: India, China vow to resolve border issues during informal Wuhan Summit

In the final day of an ice-breaking trip, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Chinese counterpart Xi-Jinping has vowed to bring peace along the India-China border region and decided that....

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North-South Korea vow to make Korean Peninsula nuclear-free

After creating ripples in the international market, the North Korean leader Kim Jong- Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in have finally agreed to end hostilities between the two nations....

Narendra Modi arrives in Wuhan for informal talks with Xi Jinping

Wuhan Summit, Day 2: After boat ride, President Xi Jinping to hold lunch for PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping are all set for their one-on-one talks during the two-day informal summit in China. The summit is aimed at improving the....

US plans to end work permits for H-1B holders' spouses

US plans to end work permits for H-1B holders' spouses

In a possible move by the US government which could affect Indians working in the nation, President Donald Trump's administration might stop allowing spouses of H-1B visa holders to work....

India informed Beijing before notifying govt officials against Dalai Lama's event

India informed Beijing before notifying govt officials against Dalai Lama's event

In the wake of the events planned by the "Tibetan leadership in India" to mark the start of 60 years of Dalai Lama's exile in India, a note asking senior....

Tennis star or cricketer? Sania Mirza, Shoaib Malik pregnant with first child

Tennis star or cricketer? Sania Mirza, Shoaib Malik pregnant with first child

Indian tennis player Sania Mirza took to her Twitter on Monday to tell her fans that she is expecting a baby with an illustration. She tweeted a picture which confirmed....

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, gives birth to third child, a boy

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, gives birth to third child, a boy

Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton has given birth to a boy today. The Kensington Palace twitter handle broke the news to the world as they celebrated the arrival of the....

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping are expected to hold an informal meet this week on 27-28 April.

PM Modi, President Xi Jinping to hold informal meet on April 27-28 in China

In what could be perceived as a move to bridge the gap, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping are expected to hold an informal meet this week....

Nude gunman opens fire at restaurant in Tennessee, kills 3, injures 4

Nude gunman opens fire at restaurant in Tennessee, kills 3, injures 4

In another shootout incident that took place in the United States, at least 3 people were killed and 4 others injured after a nude gunman opened fire at a restaurant....

At least 4 killed, 20 injured in suicide bomb attack at election centre in Kabul

At least 12 killed, 50 injured in suicide bomb attack at election centre in Kabul

At least 31 people were killed and 50 injured after a suicide bomber blew himself up in Kabul on Sunday. The incident took place outside a voter registration centre in....

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James Comey reveals Trump was concerned about loyalty, salacious gossip and more

In a fresh turn of events, US President Donald Trump tweeted on Thursday that the memos by former FBI director James Comey “show clearly” no collusion with Russia in 2016....

India may acquire armed drones from US after Donald Trump administration changes policy

India may acquire armed drones from US after Donald Trump administration changes policy

After United States President Donald Trump administration made changes and drafted a new policy in regard to the export of unmanned aerial systems, India might move forward to acquire armed....

After deal with tabloid, ex-Playboy model ready to discuss alleged affair with Donald Trump

After deal with tabloid, ex-Playboy model ready to discuss alleged affair with Donald Trump

Ex-Playboy model, Karen McDougal has been freed from the contract which forced to keep her silent against the US president Donald Trump’s alleged affair with her. According to reports, a....

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Pakistan: Geo TV allowed back on air after negotiations with military

In a fresh turn of events, Pakistan’s largest TV station, Geo TV, is all set to go back on air. The channel will be aired by some major cable operators.....