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Six Nigerian troops killed in Boko Haram raid

Six Nigerian troops killed in Boko Haram raid

Six Nigerian soldiers were killed and 14 injured when Boko Haram jihadists raided a village near the army chiefs family home, security and h
20 Jan 2019, 11:52 AM IST
Trump offers protection to immigrants through border wall

Trump offers protection to immigrants through border wall

Seeking to end the federal government shutdown, US President Donald Trump has offered extending protection for people illegally brought to t
20 Jan 2019, 11:50 AM IST
Pashtuns' fight for justice gathers steam in Pakistan

Pashtuns' fight for justice gathers steam in Pakistan

They gathered on January 5, in Germany, in Cologne, and again on January 12 in Tank in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, to commemorate the first anniver
20 Jan 2019, 11:19 AM IST
22 killed in Bolivia road accident

22 killed in Bolivia road accident

A headon collision between two buses on the OruroPotosi highway in Bolivia has left at least 22 people dead and more than 30 others injured,
20 Jan 2019, 10:58 AM IST
Magnitude 6.7 quake hits Chile’s coast; no reports of damage

Magnitude 6.7 quake hits Chile’s coast; no reports of damage

Chile is located in the socalled Ring of Fire, which makes it one of the most seismic countries in the world An 88magnitude earthquake and e
20 Jan 2019, 10:55 AM IST

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"Poetic Justice" Asif Khosa takes oath as new Chief Justice of Pakistan By Sajjad Hussain

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US discusses potential missile defence cooperation with India :Pentagon By Lalit K Jha

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Colombia s government declared three days of mourning Thursday after at least 21 people died in a car bomb at a Bogota police cadet training academy, and 68 were wounded the worst
18 Jan 2019, 05:15 PM IST

Pak court stops provincial dept from vacating Hindu religious site Panj Tirath

Pakistans Peshawar High Court has stopped the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provinces archaeology department from vacating Panj Tirath, a Hindu religious site declared as the national heritag
18 Jan 2019, 05:13 PM IST

Trump cancels US delegation's trip to Davos summit

The White House has said US President Donald Trump has cancelled his delegations trip to the World Economic Forum in Davos in Switzerland, due to the partial government shutdown
18 Jan 2019, 11:01 AM IST

Due to govt shutdown, Trump postpones House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's foreign trip

US President Donald Trump has postponed House Speaker Nancy Pelosis trip to meet military officials and troops in Afghanistan and Brussels, saying she was needed here for negotiati
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Britain’s Prince Philip, 97, escapes unhurt from car crash

Queen Elizabeths 97yearold husband Prince Philip escaped uninjured from a car crash while driving on Thursday near the Sandringham estate in eastern England
18 Jan 2019, 09:30 AM IST

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, including 50 million euros 57 million of inves
17 Jan 2019, 04:19 PM IST

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 official WeChat account January 16
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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 his car for guns and explosives, authorit
17 Jan 2019, 03:22 PM IST

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 substantial increase in wages
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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 told CNN
17 Jan 2019, 12:06 PM IST

British PM Theresa May faces confidence vote

Prime Minister Theresa May was expected to win a confidence vote on Wednesday despite a crushing defeat over her Brexit deal that triggered warnings of a chaotic nodeal divorce
17 Jan 2019, 11:54 AM IST

Taiwan says it won't bow to pressure amid China tension

Taiwan will not bow to Chinese pressure and called for international support against Beijings outofcontrol actions, a presidential spokesman said on January 17, after Beijing urged
17 Jan 2019, 11:28 AM IST

May wins confidence vote, calls on MPs to work together to deliver Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May has called on MPs to put selfinterest aside and work constructively together towards Brexit after surviving a no confidence vote and averting a g
17 Jan 2019, 09:25 AM IST

Kenyan hotel siege ends, claims 14 lives

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday said a deadly attack by terrorists on an upscale hotel and office complex in the capital that left at least 14 civilians dead was over
16 Jan 2019, 05:20 PM IST

High drama, few results as Trump warns of 'long' shutdown

Staring down the next deadline to pay federal workers, the White House shifted tactics, trying to bypass House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to negotiate with rankandfile lawmakers even as
16 Jan 2019, 10:51 AM IST

Theresa May suffers defeat over Brexit deal, triggers no-confidence motion

British Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit divorce deal was defeated by a crushing margin in parliament on Tuesday, further complicating the countrys historic exit from the EU and
16 Jan 2019, 10:09 AM IST

UK Parliament readies for key Brexit deal vote

British MPs are set to vote on Tuesday whether to support Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit deal and set the country on its final road to leaving the EU on March 29 or vote agains
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