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Theresa May heads to Europe in bid to save Brexit deal under fire

Theresa May heads to Europe in bid to save Brexit deal under fire

British Prime Minister Theresa May will visit Germanys Angela Merkel Tuesday as she works to salvage her Brexit deal, the day after delaying
11 Dec 2018, 09:28 AM IST
Trump approves strategy on combating WMD terrorism

Trump approves strategy on combating WMD terrorism

US President Donald Trump on Monday approved the National Strategy for Countering WMD Terrorism, in a bid to counter extremist groups attemp
11 Dec 2018, 08:03 AM IST
Trump’s possible Chief of Staff pick set to leave White House

Trump’s possible Chief of Staff pick set to leave White House

The White House official widely touted as Donald Trumps favorite to succeed his outgoing chief of staff John Kelly is instead leaving the ad
10 Dec 2018, 11:28 AM IST
UK court to give verdict in Vijay Mallya extradition case today

UK court to give verdict in Vijay Mallya extradition case today

Embattled liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya, wanted in India on alleged fraud and money laundering charges amounting to an estimated Rs 9,000 crore
10 Dec 2018, 11:07 AM IST
India, China will resume military drills post 1-yr gap

India, China will resume military drills post 1-yr gap

India and China will resume their joint military drills after a oneyear gap on Tuesday in the southwest Chinese city of Chengdu to improve c
10 Dec 2018, 09:04 AM IST

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CNN New York offices evacuated after bomb threat

CNNs broadcast offices in New York City were evacuated by police on Thursday night after a caller said there were five bombs hidden in the Time Warner Center Building, disrupting t
07 Dec 2018, 01:30 PM IST

We take PM Modi's views seriously while deciding oil prices: Saudi minister Khalid Al Falih

Oil cartel OPEC will consider views of world leaders such as Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who represent the voice of major consuming nations, with seriousness before taking a deci
07 Dec 2018, 12:49 PM IST

Another bomb scare at CNN’s New York offices, no explosive found

CNNs New York offices were evacuated on Thursday night after a bomb threat, but no explosive was found and police later gave the all clear, the network said
07 Dec 2018, 12:30 PM IST

Professor Rattan Lal honoured with Glinka World Soil Prize 2018

Rattan Lal, a distinguished university professor of soil science at the Ohio State University, has won the Glinka World Soil Prize 2018 in a ceremony at the Rome headquarters of th
06 Dec 2018, 04:44 PM IST

Tsunami warning issued after 7.6 earthquake strikes east coast of New Caledonia

A powerful undersea earthquake with a magnitude of 76 struck off the east coast of New Caledonia in the South Pacific on Wednesday, said the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center, adding
06 Dec 2018, 02:58 PM IST

Australian Archbishop cleared of child sex abuse cover-up

An Australian appeal court on Thursday, December 12, 2018, overturned a conviction against the most senior Roman Catholic cleric ever who was found guilty of covering up child sex
06 Dec 2018, 02:51 PM IST

US Woman Secretly Taped Nude in Hotel Shower, Sues Hilton for Rs 707 Crore as Clip Lands on Porn Sites

A Chicago woman is suing Hilton Worldwide for 100 million Rs 707 crore approximately saying that she was filmed naked in the shower by a hidden camera while a hotel guest uploaded
06 Dec 2018, 01:20 PM IST

Canada arrests Chief Financial Officer of China’s Huawei Technologies

Canadian authorities said on Wednesday that they have arrested the chief financial officer of Chinas Huawei Technologies for possible extradition to the United States
06 Dec 2018, 12:37 PM IST

France drops fuel tax as “yellow vest” anger persists

President Emmanuel Macrons government is dropping further fueltax hikes in next years budget in the face of protests across France over living costs, the countrys Prime Minister sa
06 Dec 2018, 12:24 PM IST

Presidential funeral train will be first in nearly 50 years

A locomotive unveiled in 2005 for a special exhibit at George HW Bushs presidential library will be used to pull the late presidents funeral train Dubbed 4141 in honor of the 41st
06 Dec 2018, 12:18 PM IST

Five U.S. Marines missing after aircraft crashes into sea off Japan

Five US Marines were missing after two Marine Corps aircraft collided midair and crashed into the sea off the coast of Japan on December 6, in what US officials said may have been
06 Dec 2018, 12:12 PM IST

Did George W. Bush slip candy to Michelle Obama again?

Looks like George W Bush had another sweet treat in store for former first lady Michelle Obama, three months after he offered her a piece of candy at Senator John McCains funeral
06 Dec 2018, 12:06 PM IST

Washington sets aside divisions for Bush state funeral

Donald and Melania Trump shared a front row pew at Washington National Cathedral with past Presidents Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, Jimmy Carter and their wives as an honour guard br
06 Dec 2018, 10:39 AM IST

Ex-Indian diplomat elected to UN's socio-economic, cultural panel

Former senior Indian diplomat Preeti Saran has been elected unopposed to an Asia Pacific seat on the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights CESCR of the UN
06 Dec 2018, 09:29 AM IST

Artist Charlotte Prodger wins Britain's Turner Prize with video shot on phone

Glasgowbased artist Charlotte Prodger won the 2018 Turner Prize on Tuesday, Britains prestigious contemporary art award, with an autobiographical film shot on a mobile phone
06 Dec 2018, 12:31 AM IST

Tsunami alert on Pacific islands after 7.5-magnitude quake

A 75 magnitude quake has struck off the coast of the Pacific island of New Caledonia, prompting warnings that tsunami waves of up to three metres can reach New Caledonia and Vanuat
05 Dec 2018, 02:13 PM IST

Man arrested in wife missing case of 1982

Australian police have arrested the husband of a Sydney woman whose disappearance in 1982 has become the subject of a popular crime podcast
05 Dec 2018, 09:27 AM IST

Trump seeks Pak's help with stuttering Afghan peace talks

US President Donald Trump has written to Prime Minister Imran Khan, seeking Pakistans help with stuttering Afghan peace talks and support in bringing the Taliban to the negotiating
04 Dec 2018, 03:06 PM IST

After Swaraj's rebuke, Imran Khan differs with his own FM, says Kartarpur wasn't a 'googly'

Attempting to do some damage control, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan said Monday that the Kartarpur corridors opening was not a googly but a straightforward decision, contradic
04 Dec 2018, 02:43 PM IST

Washington pays respects to former US President George HW Bush as he lies in state at Capitol

Washingtons political elite paid tribute to former US President George HW Bush as his body lay in state in the Capitol on Monday, evoking a bygone era of bipartisan civility in Ame
04 Dec 2018, 01:36 PM IST