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France triggers 'hard Brexit' plan, to invest in ports and airports

France triggers 'hard Brexit' plan, to invest in ports and airports

France has put in motion a contingency plan to deal with an eventual hard Brexit, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said on January 17, includ
17 Jan 2019, 04:19 PM IST
China's Tencent releases test version of 'Game of Thrones' smartphone game

China's Tencent releases test version of 'Game of Thrones' smartphone game

The game, titled Game of Thrones Winter is Coming, was developed by Chinese games maker Yoozoo, Tencent Games said in a statement on its off
17 Jan 2019, 04:16 PM IST
Man arrested for planning attack in the White House with anti-tank rocket

Man arrested for planning attack in the White House with anti-tank rocket

A Georgiaman accused of plotting to use an antitank rocket to storm into the White House was arrested in a sting Wednesday after he traded h
17 Jan 2019, 03:22 PM IST
H-1B Visa Holders

H-1B Visa Holders "Underpaid, Vulnerable To Abuse": US Think-Tank Report

H1B workers are frequently placed in poor working conditions and vulnerable to abuse, a US thinktank claimed today, seeking reforms such as
17 Jan 2019, 01:42 PM IST
Trump to unveil missile defence review

Trump to unveil missile defence review

US President Donald Trump will visit the Pentagon on Thursday to unveil his administrations longawaited missile defence review, officials to
17 Jan 2019, 12:06 PM IST

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Pentagon extends troop deployment at Mexican border

The deployment of activeduty US troops at the border with Mexico will most likely be extended through September, the Pentagon has announced
15 Jan 2019, 11:25 AM IST

Ivanka Trump to help choose new World Bank President

Ivanka Trump, US President Donald Trumps daughter and senior adviser, will help choose the new World Bank President, the White House has said
15 Jan 2019, 11:00 AM IST

Is White House Kamala Harris’ goal?

With not one but two new books out, coupled with a frenetic series of interviews that saw her alternately sharing a laugh, solemnly contemplating the soul of the nation or relating
15 Jan 2019, 09:44 AM IST

2 tortured to death in new gay purge in Chechnya: Activists

In yet another crackdown on gay men and women in Chechnya, two people have been killed Over two months in early 2017, at least three people were killed and nearly 200 people tortur
15 Jan 2019, 09:40 AM IST

2008 Mumbai terror attack: India can have Tahawwur Hussain Rana before 2021

There is a strong possibility of PakistaniCanadian Tahawwur Hussain Ranas extradition to India before the completion of his 14year jail term in the US in 2021 for plotting the 2008
15 Jan 2019, 09:36 AM IST

Good to have ties with China, Russia, Japan, India: Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump on Monday said its good to have a relationship with countries like Russia, China, Japan and India as he expressed hope to reach a trade deal with Beijing
15 Jan 2019, 09:32 AM IST

China having hard rime with tariffs, will reach trade deal soon: Trump

President Donald Trump said Monday he expects to be able to reach a trade deal with China, which is feeling the impact of US tariffs
15 Jan 2019, 09:23 AM IST

'Big fat hoax': Trump says he has never been an agent of Russia

Standing outside the snowcovered White House on Monday, Donald Trump made an astonishing declaration for a US president no, he has never been an agent of Russia
15 Jan 2019, 09:20 AM IST

Pakistan SC rejects NAB appeal against Sharifs' bail

Pakistans Supreme Court on Monday rejected the appeal filed by the National Accountability Bureau NAB against the suspension of prison sentences handed to former Prime Minister Naw
14 Jan 2019, 04:30 PM IST

Plane with 10 on board crashes in Iran

A Boeing 707 cargo plane flying from Kyrgyzstan with 10 people on board crashed in Irans Alborz province on Monday after it overshot the runway during landing
14 Jan 2019, 12:38 PM IST

Citizens buying firecrackers for Chinese New Year will have to show ID

Anyone who wishes to buy firecrackers to celebrate the Chinese New Year, beginning on February 5, will have to present their identity document, authorities said on Monday
14 Jan 2019, 12:02 PM IST

Row erupts over coins from Rome's Trevi fountain

A row has erupted between the mayor of Rome and the Roman Catholic Church over what should happen to coins retrieved from the citys iconic Trevi fountain
14 Jan 2019, 11:20 AM IST

Briton woman jailed in Iran set for hunger strike

A British Iranian woman detained in Tehran is slated to begin a threeday hunger strike on Monday in protest against being denied specialist medical care, according to her family
14 Jan 2019, 11:15 AM IST

Indonesia finds second black box from crashed plane

Indonesian search teams on Monday found the second black box of the Lion Air aircraft which had crashed into the Java Sea in October 2018, killing all 189 people onboard
14 Jan 2019, 11:11 AM IST

Polish mayor stabbed at charity event, attacker in custody

A Polish mayor is battling for his life after being stabbed with a knife at a charity event here on Sunday
14 Jan 2019, 10:26 AM IST

26/11 Plotter Tahawwur Rana, In US Jail, May Be Extradited: Report

The Indian government is receiving full cooperation from the Trump administration on the extradition of Tahawwur Hussain Rana currently serving a 14year jail term in the US for pl
14 Jan 2019, 10:06 AM IST

Ivanka Trump, Nikki Haley in race for World Bank president's post: report

Former UN Ambassador Nikki Haley and US President Donald Trumps daughter and adviser Ivanka are among possible US candidates to replace outgoing World Bank President Jim Yong Kim,
13 Jan 2019, 03:47 PM IST

At least 5 dead as winter storm sweeps US Midwest

A winter storm has swept through the US Midwest where at least five persons were killed in road crashes, media reported
13 Jan 2019, 12:33 PM IST

Brexit: PM warns of 'catastrophic breach of trust'

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Sunday warned that a failure to deliver Brexit would be a catastrophic and unforgivable breach of trust in our democracy
13 Jan 2019, 12:31 PM IST

France sees 9th round of 'yellow vest' protests

Thousands of demonstrators turned out across France for new yellow vest protests, with dozens of arrests and clashes in Paris and other cities
13 Jan 2019, 12:28 PM IST