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More than 400,000 displaced in northwest Syria in 3 months: UN

More than 400,000 people have been displaced in northwestern Syria over the past three months, the UN said Friday, as the government presses an...

With climate at ‘breaking point’, leaders urge breakthrough in Paris

WORLD leaders launched an ambitious attempt on Monday (November 30) to hold back the earth's rising temperatures, with the United States and China urging...

Two killed and several injured in series of blasts in southern Thailand

A series of bomb blasts hit three of the most popular tourist resorts in southern Thailand on Thursday (August 11) and Friday(August 12), killing...

US monitors reports of N.Korean leader’s illness; S.Korea, China doubtful

South Korean and Chinese officials on Tuesday cast doubt on reports North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was ill after media outlets said he had undergone a cardiovascular procedure...

Three Indian-origin South Africans held for medical school scam

        Three Indian-origin South Africans have been arrested in a massive corruption scam for allegedly selling seats to Indian students to study medicine and other...

Russian Ambassador Kadakin, a friend of India, passes away

Russian Ambassador Alexander Kadakin, a fluent Hindi-speaking career diplomat considered a great friend of India, passed away on Thursday at a hospital here after...

MF Husain dies in exile in London

MAQBOOL Fida Husain died in exile in London today aged 95, a close friend of the artist said."He died of old age. It happened...

Suu Kyi to address British parliament in June

PRO-DEMOCRACY leader Aung San Suu Kyi will be given the rare honour of addressing both houses of Britain’s parliament when she makes her first...

The draft has been termed ‘socialist’ by the media and a sign of ‘chaos’...

An Indian-origin man in the US has claimed that the United Airlines cancelled his flight reservation because he filmed an employee during an altercation,...

Netanyahu fights for his political life in Israeli election

Twenty years after Benjamin Netanyahu's first term as Israel's prime minister ended, the man hailed by supporters as "King Bibi" is again fighting for...