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Batla House encounter: Murder conviction for accused

A DELHI court on Thursday (July 25) ruled that the 2008 Batla House encounter was genuine and pronounced Shahzad Ahmad, the lone suspect arrested...

UK deploys military in Russia spy attack probe

British soldiers were deployed on Friday to help a counter-terrorism investigation into a nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy as speculation mounted...

Big quake in Afghanistan and Pakistan kills over 200

A MAJOR earthquake struck the remote Afghan northeast on Monday (October 26), killing more than 200 people in Afghanistan and nearby northern Pakistan, injuring...

Are you on Twitter? US journo asks Modi, world’s 2nd most followed leader

American TV anchor Megyn Kelly was on Friday trolled on social media for asking Prime Minister Narendra Modi if he was on Twitter. Kelly,...

Elected governments failed Pakistan: Musharraf

PAKISTAN’S former military ruler Pervez Musharraf said on Friday (November 12) that all elected governments have failed the country, as he tries to mount...

PM Theresa May tells Benjamin Netanyahu of concern over Gaza deaths

Britain is concerned about the deaths of protesters in Gaza, Prime Minister Theresa May told Israel’s premier Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday, saying that the...

Cap For H-1B Visa Reached, Say US Immigration Services

The US Citizenship and Immigration Services or USCIS, said it has reached the Congressionally-mandated 65,000 H-1B visa cap for fiscal year 2019 and would...

China defends Brahmaputra dam project amid Indian concern

CHINA today defended its decision to build a dam on the Brahmaputra river in Tibet, amid concerns it could disrupt water supplies downstream in...

Himalayan quake rescuers blast route to epicentre

RESCUE teams backed by army sappers using explosives tried to force their way today to the remote epicentre of a powerful Himalayan earthquake that...

Congress losing public support – poll

India's ruling Congress party is losing voter support and would lose over 40 seats if an election were called tomorrow as billion dollar scams...