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Pregnant Indian-origin woman killed in arrow attack in London; baby survives

Pregnant Indian-origin woman killed in arrow attack in London; baby survives

A pregnant Indianorigin woman has been killed after an arrow pierced through her abdomen in a crossbow attack in London Devi Unmathallegadoo
15 Nov 2018, 12:57 PM IST
Sri Lanka Supreme Court overturns sacking of Parliament by Prez Sirisena

Sri Lanka Supreme Court overturns sacking of Parliament by Prez Sirisena

In a major setback to Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena, the Supreme Court Tuesday overturned his controversial decision to dissolv
15 Nov 2018, 12:52 PM IST
Sri Lankan govt confusion after House no-trust in Mahinda Rajapaksa

Sri Lankan govt confusion after House no-trust in Mahinda Rajapaksa

Sri Lankas Parliament on Wednesday passed a noconfidence motion against Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, who was installed by President Mai
15 Nov 2018, 12:50 PM IST
Official casts doubts over Rohingya repatriation, says none want to return

Official casts doubts over Rohingya repatriation, says none want to return

Doubts over plans to begin repatriating the hundreds of thousands of Rohingya who fled Myanmar last year escalated on Thursday as Bangladesh
15 Nov 2018, 12:46 PM IST
Cold 'super-Earth' exoplanet discovered orbiting nearby star

Cold 'super-Earth' exoplanet discovered orbiting nearby star

An international team of researchers have discovered a cold superEarth exoplanet orbiting around the red dwarf Barnard the second closest s
15 Nov 2018, 12:33 PM IST

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Stan Lee, creator of Spider-Man, X-Men and Marvel comic legend, dies at 95

Marvel legend Stan Lee, who revolutionized pop culture as the cocreator of iconic superheroes like SpiderMan and The Hulk who now dominate the worlds movie screens, has died He was
13 Nov 2018, 09:13 AM IST

Netanyahu rushes back to Israel after burst of Gaza violence

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was rushing back to Israel on Monday following a sudden, rare burst of fighting the previous night that left in doubt efforts to bring to
12 Nov 2018, 12:38 PM IST

Democrats to probe Trump actions on AT&T, Amazon

When Democrats take control of the US House they plan to investigate the Trump administrations attempt to block ATT Inc from acquiring Time Warner, and whether officials sought to
12 Nov 2018, 12:32 PM IST

Britain open to 'different relationship' with Russia: Theresa May

Prime Minister Theresa May will say on Monday Britain is open to a different relationship with Russia if Moscow takes a new path and stops attacks that undermine international trea
12 Nov 2018, 12:28 PM IST

Saudis close to Crown Prince discussed killing enemies: NYT

Top Saudi intelligence officials close to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman asked a small group of businessmen last year about using private companies to assassinate enemies of the
12 Nov 2018, 12:14 PM IST

5G to be expected on world's longest cross-sea bridge

The Hong Kong ZhuhaiMacao bridge, the worlds longest crosssea bridge, is expected to have 5G service in the future, authorities said on Sunday
11 Nov 2018, 12:55 PM IST

Death toll rises to 23 as California grapples with devastating wildfire

The death toll from the most destructive fire to hit California rose to 23 on Saturday as rescue workers recovered more bodies of people killed by the devastating blaze
11 Nov 2018, 10:01 AM IST

'Jurassic Park' art show to mark its 25th anniversary

An art show on the Jurassic Park theme will mark the 25th year anniversary of the iconic Steven Spielberg film
11 Nov 2018, 08:59 AM IST

UK police officer jailed for killing Indian-origin shopkeeper

A police officer in the UK has been jailed for 18 months for causing the death of an Indianorigin shopkeeper by dangerous driving
10 Nov 2018, 02:32 PM IST

US to stop refueling of Saudi aircrafts in Yemen war

The United States will stop refueling Saudi Arabian aircraft fighting Houthi rebels in Yemen, the Pentagon and the Saudi kingdom said late Friday
10 Nov 2018, 11:07 AM IST

California wildfire kills 9, ravages celebrity homes

Two fast moving wildfires that exploded in the Southern California hills have claimed nine lives and forced thousands to flee their homes, including the entire city of Malibu, a sp
10 Nov 2018, 09:51 AM IST

IT companies claim H1B visas being held up

Claiming that there has been a dramatic increase in the number of H1B visas being held up, a coalition of American employers representing top IT companies like Google, Facebook and
10 Nov 2018, 03:20 AM IST

One knifed to death in Melbourne terror attack, IS claims responsibility By Natasha Chaku

A man set a car on fire and stabbed three people, killing one of them, before being fatally shot in the Australian city of Melbourne, in an attack claimed by the Islamic State terr
09 Nov 2018, 06:43 PM IST

30,000 evacuated following California wildfire

Some 30,000 people were evacuated after a wildfire broke out in California and engulfed houses and public buildings such as churches and schools in the town of Paradise
09 Nov 2018, 04:08 PM IST

California bar shooting: Ex-Marine acted alone to kill 12 people, says FBI

A former US Marine combat veteran opened fire in a Los Angeles area bar and dance hall filled with college students, killing 12 people in a mass shooting that stunned a bucolic Sou
09 Nov 2018, 02:17 PM IST

North Korea postponed talks with US because 'they weren't ready': Nikki Haley

North Korea postponed talks with the United States on Thursday because they werent ready, US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said as she urged Pyongyang to take action
09 Nov 2018, 02:14 PM IST

Multiple people stabbed in Melbourne; man attacked cops before being shot

Australian police on Friday reported multiple people were hurt in a rush hour stabbing incident in Melbournes central business district, after they apprehended a suspect near a bur
09 Nov 2018, 12:58 PM IST

171 children from separated families still in US custody

At least 171 children from separated families still remain in US custody more than four months after a judge ordered the American government to reunite the undocumented immigrant f
09 Nov 2018, 11:54 AM IST

7 killed in Seoul hostel fire

At least seven people were killed and 11 others injured on Friday when a fire broke out in a hostel in downtown Seoul, police said
09 Nov 2018, 11:32 AM IST

Trump wants H-1B visas in highly-skilled, not outsourcing jobs: official

The Donald Trump administration wants to make changes in the existing H1B provisions for it to play a better role in attracting highly skilled foreign workers as opposed to the wha
09 Nov 2018, 10:30 AM IST