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Two more arrests over Manchester attack: British police

    British police said they arrested two more people during raids on Saturday in connection with the suicide bombing that killed 22 people at a...

Trump’s National Security Advisor Flynn resigns

President Donald Trump's embattled national security advisor Michael Flynn today resigned, amid allegations that he discussed US sanctions against Russia with its envoy before...

Legislation to ban yoga pants fails in US

MUCH to the cheer of large yoga practitioners in the US, the Western state of Montana has defeated a legislation by a Republican lawmaker...

Olympics give ‘Brand Britain’ an Asian boost

THE LONDON Oympics are giving “brand Britain” a fillip in China and India, a survey indicated on Saturday (May 26), boosting the UK government’s...

UNO ropes in Satinder Sartaaj for campaign against trafficking

Folk singer Satinder Sartaaj has been roped in by the United Nations Office on Drugs under its project against human trafficking called "Blue Heart...
Trade fair in Egypt

50 Indian firms to participate in trade fair in Egypt

About 50 leading Indian machine tools and technology firms will participate in an international trade fair in Egypt this week to expand bilateral, commercial...

India court rejects plea to block nuclear plant

INDIA’S Supreme Court denied a request on Thursday (September 13) to suspend the loading of uranium fuel rods at a contested nuclear plant in...

Modi ‘skips Maldives’ after unrest: diplomatic source

INDIA'S Prime Minister Narendra Modi will skip the Maldives on a regional tour this month due to political unrest following the arrest of the...

Amar Singh arrested in ‘cash-for-votes’ scam

INDIAN police yesterday arrested a high-profile lawmaker on charges alleging he bribed MPs to support the government in a crucial confidence vote three years...
Queen Elizabeth

Queen Elizabeth And Prince Philip Celebrate Platinum Wedding Anniversary

Britain's Queen Elizabeth will add another landmark to her record-breaking reign on Monday when she and Prince Philip celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary. Princess...