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Bangladesh unrest: UN Chief urges opposition to “cease violence”

Bangladesh unrest: UN Chief urges opposition to “cease violence”

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Friday exhorted Bangladesh to find a tangible way to “de-escalate” the current spate of deadly unrest while US Secretary of State John Kerry appealed....

US woman to sue herself for negligence that killed husband

US woman to sue herself for negligence that killed husband

Los Angeles: In a bizarre case, a woman in the US state of Utah has got approval from a court to sue herself for alleged negligence in a 2011 accident....

John Kerry praises Nawaz Sharif for improving ties with Afghanistan

John Kerry praises Nawaz Sharif for improving ties with Afghanistan

Washington: Secretary of State John Kerry has praised the efforts of Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Army Chief General Raheel Sharif in improving ties with war-torn Afghanistan, saying the....

Rafale deal: Dassault says no change in pricing

Confident of signing the much delayed $10 billion contract for Rafale fighter jets with India “soon”, French Defence major Dassault today said its pricing remains the same from day one....

LAHORE: Eight killed in bomb blast near Police Lines

LAHORE: Eight killed in bomb blast near Police Lines

LAHORE: In an apparent suicide bombing outside a police complex in Lahore, on Tuesday, eight people are confirmed dead. The explosion took place around the Police Lines in Qila Gujar....

Shaolin Monk breaks World Record by sprinting 400ft on water

Shaolin Monk breaks World Record by sprinting 400ft on water

All hail the Shaolin monk who has broken the World Record by sprinting almost 400 ft on water. A one minute video shows Shi Liliang from Quanzhou Shaolin Temple, staggering....

Hindu temple vandalised with hate message in US

Hindu temple vandalised with hate message in US

WASHINGTON: A Hindu temple has been vandalised with hate speech in the US state of Washington, sending shock waves through the community in the area and prompting authorities to launch....

28-year-old Indian-American gunned down in US

28-year-old Indian-American gunned down in US

NEW YORK: Just days after 57-yr-old Sureshbhai Patel, who was paralysed due to brutal attack by police in Alabama, another Indian, who was living in US, has been shot dead in New Jersey on Sunday. A....

Islamic State (IS) militants seen beheading Egyptian hostages in a video

Islamic State (IS) militants seen beheading Egyptian hostages in a video

A video has been released where a mass beheading of Coptic Christian hostages is done by the militants affiliated with the Islamic State (IS) group in Libya. The murder of the Christians have increased the chances that....

Islamic State (IS) militants seen beheading Egyptian hostages in a video

Islamic State (IS) militants seen beheading Egyptian hostages in a video

The murder of the Christians have increased the chances that the Islamic militant group which controls approximately one third of Syria and Iraq in a self-declared caliphate has set up a direct affiliate less than 500 mile from....

IS seizes Iraq town near US forces: Pentagon

IS seizes Iraq town near US forces: Pentagon

Islamic State fighters led a suicide attack on an air base where U.S. and coalition troops are training Iraqi forces after taking a nearby town, the first territorial gain by....

Peshawar Attack: 10 Killed and over 40 Injured in Blast outside Mosque

Peshawar Attack: 10 Killed and over 40 Injured in Blast outside Mosque

PESHAWAR: 10 innocent worshippers have been killed and more than 40 are injured after unidentified militants attacked a Shia mosque at the time of prayers in Peshawar, Pakistan on Friday.....

US expresses condolences to family of paralysed Indian man

US expresses condolences to family of paralysed Indian man

Washington: The US Government today expressed condolences to the family of the 57-year-old Indian man, who has been left partially paralysed after a police officer allegedly assaulted him in Alabama,....

Pakistan not a big threat to India in opening tie: Mohammad Azharuddin

Pakistan not a big threat to India in opening tie: Mohammad Azharuddin

New Delhi: Having led India to three World Cup victories against Pakistan, former captain Mohammad Azharuddin feels that the defending champions face no serious threat from their arch-rivals in the....

Delhi Police launches 'Operation Milap' to unite missing children with parents

Delhi Police launches ‘Operation Milap’ to unite missing children with parents

New Delhi: In a noble initiative, Delhi Police has launched 'Operation Milap', a scheme aimed at uniting missing children with their parents and has already restored two children staying in....

Tihar Jail on LeT's radar; high alert in Delhi, security tightened

Tihar Jail on LeT’s radar; high alert in Delhi, security tightened

New Delhi: Delhi Police is on a high alert and has tightened the security of vital institutions in the national capital, including the Tihar Central Jail, in the aftermath of....

Expect another close encounter against ATK: David James

Expect another close encounter against ATK: David James

Mumbai: Kerala Blasters' player-cum-mentor David James promised exciting display against Atletico de Kolkata in the grand finale of the Indian Super League football tournament, here on Saturday. The teams were....

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Brisbane Test, Day 3: India concede lead as Australian tail wags

Brisbane: India were fighting back after Australia gained a 97-run innings lead on the back of another century from new skipper Steve Smith and a wagging tail in the second....