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Donald Trump to sign climate-change order

Donald Trump to sign climate-change order

US President Donald Trump will sign an executive order Tuesday aimed at unravelling climate-change policies of his predecessor Barack Obama,
28 Mar 2017, 11:33 AM IST
Malaysia says Kim Jong Nam's body still in Kuala Lumpur

Malaysia says Kim Jong Nam's body still in Kuala Lumpur

He said the next of kin have not come forward to provide assistance on how the body is to be treated. 
28 Mar 2017, 10:27 AM IST
Kremlin Critic Alexei Navalny Gets 15 Days In Jail After Protest

Kremlin Critic Alexei Navalny Gets 15 Days In Jail After Protest

  Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was sentenced to 15 days behind bars and fined Monday after staging the biggest anti-corruption
28 Mar 2017, 09:00 AM IST
Trump Son-In-Law Met Executives Of Sanctioned Russian Bank, Will Testify

Trump Son-In-Law Met Executives Of Sanctioned Russian Bank, Will Testify

A Russian bank under Western economic sanctions over Russia's incursion into Ukraine disclosed on Monday that its executives had met Jared K
28 Mar 2017, 08:59 AM IST
South Africa's Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan Ordered Home From London Ahead Of Gupta Brothers Court Case

South Africa's Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan Ordered Home From London Ahead Of Gupta Brothers Court Case

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan is set to return to South Africa early on Tuesday after being ordered home from London by President Jacob Zu
28 Mar 2017, 08:59 AM IST

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US Senate panel to question Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner on Russians: Report

The US Senate Intelligence Committee plans to question President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, as part of its investigation into ties between Trump associates and Russi
27 Mar 2017, 08:23 PM IST

UK PM Theresa May holds crisis talks in Scotland on brink of Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May travels to Scotland on Monday to try to avert its independence bid while also fighting a political crisis in Northern Ireland in the frantic fina
27 Mar 2017, 07:01 PM IST

Yemen President sentenced to death by rebel-run court for treason

A rebel court in Yemen’s insurgent-held capital Sanaa has sentenced in absentia President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi to death for high treason, the rebel news agency said.
27 Mar 2017, 06:59 PM IST

Motion in UK parliament against Pak's illegal occupation of Gilgit-Baltistan

 A motion has been tabled in the UK parliament condemning Pakistan's "arbitrary" move to declare the strategic Gilgit-Baltistan region, bordering disputed PoK, as its fifth provin
27 Mar 2017, 06:57 PM IST

More than 150 died of malaria after heavy rains lash out Zimbabwe

At least 150 people have died of malaria in Zimbabwe over the past two months, with nearly 90,000 infections recorded, a government official said Monday, blaming the upsurge on int
27 Mar 2017, 06:41 PM IST

US universities register drop in Indian student applications

US universities have registered a sharp decline in the number of applications from Indian students after a spate of hate crimes and fear and anxiety about potential changes to visa
27 Mar 2017, 12:41 PM IST

US Republican Lawmaker Quits Conservative House Group Over Healthcare Conflict

 Republican US Representative Ted Poe resigned from the House Freedom Caucus on Sunday over the conservative legislative group's role in sinking a healthcare overhaul championed b
27 Mar 2017, 12:38 PM IST

'Unparalleled' Number Of Dinosaur Tracks Found In Australia

Steve Salisbury, lead author of a paper on the findings published in the Memoir of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology, said the tracks were "globally unparalleled".
27 Mar 2017, 12:36 PM IST

Mexicans who help build Trump’s wall to be deemed traitors: Top Archdiocese

Mexicans who help build US President Donald Trump’s planned border wall would be acting immorally and should be deemed traitors, the Catholic Archdiocese of Mexico said on Sunday
27 Mar 2017, 12:20 PM IST

Syria rebels 'take control' of IS-held airbase

US-backed Syrian rebels have taken control of a key airbase held by the Islamic State group near its stronghold Raqqa.
27 Mar 2017, 10:11 AM IST

Avalanche hits Japanese students, six feared dead

An avalanche in a ski resort north of Tokyo on Monday hit several Japanese school children, leaving many injured or feared dead.
27 Mar 2017, 09:52 AM IST

Britain's May to set out plans to reclaim legislative sovereignty

Prime Minister Theresa May will set out how her government plans to restore sovereignty over Britain's laws on Thursday, publishing a detailed paper on ending "the supremacy of EU
27 Mar 2017, 09:37 AM IST

Mosul Clashes: At Least 61 Bodies Recovered After Building Collapse

  Iraq's military said on Sunday that 61 bodies were recovered from a collapsed building that ISIS had booby-trapped in west Mosul, but there was no sign the building had been hit
27 Mar 2017, 09:26 AM IST

Gilgit-Baltistan part of J&K, Pakistan in illegal occupation: Resolution in British Parliament

A motion was passed in the British Parliament condemning Islamabad's announcement+ declaring Gilgit-Baltistan as its fifth frontier+ , saying the region is a legal and constitution
27 Mar 2017, 09:22 AM IST

NASA Develops 'Sensory Skin' To Detect Damage Outside Spacecraft

Scientists at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida are developing a system that acts like a sensory skin to help astronauts to know exactly when the outside of their spacecraft h
27 Mar 2017, 09:21 AM IST

France's Francois Fillon 'Very Likely' Wiretapped, Ally Says

It is "extremely likely" that French conservative presidential candidate Francois Fillon has been the subject of wiretapping in the course of a judicial investigation, a campaign a
27 Mar 2017, 09:17 AM IST

At Ministers Meet, Parliament Security Becomes Prime Concern After London Attack

 Britain will review security at parliament, ministers said on Sunday, responding to criticism that a gate for vehicles was left open for a time during a deadly attack on Wednesda
27 Mar 2017, 09:16 AM IST

President Trump Blames Republican Hardliners For Health-Care Fiasco, As More Battles Loom

Trump on Sunday squarely blamed his Republican party's ultra-conservative wing for the most stinging defeat of his young presidency, holding it responsible for the failed attempt t
27 Mar 2017, 09:13 AM IST

London Terror Attack: Police Arrests 30-Year-Old Man From Birmingham

British police investigating the terror attack on parliament made a new arrest on Sunday as authorities try to piece together the assailant's motive.
27 Mar 2017, 09:10 AM IST

Donald Trump To Roll Back Barack Obama Clean Power Plan

President Donald Trump will sign an executive order Tuesday to undo his predecessor Barack Obama's plan to limit greenhouse gas emissions from coal-fueled power plants, according t
27 Mar 2017, 09:06 AM IST