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India ratifies historic Paris climate deal at UN

United Nations, Oct 2: India, the world's third largest carbon emitter, today ratified the landmark Paris climate deal, giving a major boost to the de...
At UN, China blocks India’s bid to ban JeM chief Masood Azhar

New Delhi, Oct 2: China has again blocked India’s bid at the UN to ban JeM chief Masood Azhar, the mastermind of the Pathankot terror attack. Accor...
Democracy has not been tailored to Pak environment: Musharraf

Washington, Oct 1: The army has often played a prominent role in the governance of Pakistan as democracy has not been tailored to its environment, the...
US objects to Pakistan's nuke threats against India

Washington, Oct 1: The United States has strongly objected to threats of nuclear warfare made by Pakistan against India and has conveyed its displeasu...
French police force Muslim woman to remove burkini top at beach

Paris, Aug 24: The burkini, a body-concealing women's swimsuit that fits an Islamic dress code, has stirred a controversy in France. In one of the re...
At least 84 dead in 'terrorist' Nice truck attack

Nice (France), Jul 15: A truck ploughed into a crowd in the French resort of Nice, killing at least 84 people today in what President Francois Holland...
Baghdad blasts: Death toll hits 83, over 170 injured

New Delhi, Jul 3: The death toll in the Baghdad blasts in two crowded commercial areas has now hit 83 with 176 people injured, a government official c...
36 killed as explosions rock Istanbul airport

Istanbul, Jun 29: Three suicide bombers opened fire then blew themselves up in Istanbul's main international airport on Tuesday, killing 36 people and...
PM David Cameron announces resignation as Britain votes to exit EU

London, Jun 24: Prime Minister David Cameron today announced his resignation in the wake of defeat in the crucial referendum after Britain voted to le...
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Nirankari sect head Baba Hardev Singh killed in Canada accident: reports

New Delhi, May 13: Indian spiritual leader and Nirankari sect head Baba Hardev Singh was reportedly killed in a car accident in Canada on Friday. B...
Suu Kyi's Muslim-hatred comes to the fore after BBC interview

She is a Nobel Peace Prize laureate and a beacon of saintly integrity in the West who remained under house arrest for 15 years in her native Burma. H...
India is doing great, says Donald Trump

Washington, Jan 27: Republican presidential front runner Donald Trump has commented on India for the first time after he entered the presidential race...
Russian aircraft carrying over 220 people crashes in Egypt

Cairo, Oct 31: A Russian civilian aircraft carrying over 220 people, mostly tourists, today crashed in the Sinai peninsula, Egyptian Prime Minister ...
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Afghanistan, Pak earthquake: Over 260 dead, 1200 injured

Islamabad, Oct 27: A massive earthquake struck remote and impoverished regions of northern Afghanistan and Pakistan on Monday, killing at least 263 pe...
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At least 86 dead in attack on Ankara peace rally

Ankara, Oct 10: At least 86 people were killed today when two explosions ripped through groups of leftist and pro- Kurdish activists gathering for an ...
Taliban gunmen attack Pak air force base, 13 militants killed

Peshawar, Sep 18: In a brazen attack, heavily armed Taliban militants tried to storm an air force base in this restive Pakistani city today, sparking ...
Shocking image of dead child washed up on Turkish beach lays bare Europe's migrant crisis

Ankara, Sep 3: An image of a drowned toddler washed up on the beach in one of Turkey's prime tourist resorts swept across social media on Wednesday, a...
27 killed in bomb blasts outside Brahma temple in Thailand

Bangkok, Aug 17: Two powerful bomb blasts outside a hugely popular Brahma temple in a crowded business district here today killed at least 27 people, ...
44 killed, 520 injured in China port explosions

Beijing, Aug 13: At least 44 people have been killed and 520 others injured, 66 of them critically, in twin blasts at a warehouse containing chemical ...
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Video of boy's brutal killing triggers protests in Bangladesh

Dhaka, Jul 13: A video of a 13-year-old boy in Bangladesh, who was brutally tortured to death by a group of men for allegedly stealing a rickshaw, has...
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Five Indians die in Saudi accident

Riyadh, Jul 3: Five Indians from Kerala were killed in Saudi Arabia when their vehicle was hit by a speeding trailer, a newspaper reported on Friday. ...
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Hijab-clad Muslim girl named best-dressed student at US school

New York, Jul 1: A hijab-wearing Muslim of Palestinian descent has been named the best-dressed girl at a school in New Jersey state, according to a we...
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More than 500 injured after fire breaks out following explosion in Taiwan water park

Taipei, Jun 28: More than 500 people have been injured following an explosion at a water park outside Taiwan's capital Taipei after coloured powder be...
Muslim clerics denounce attacks on Tunisia, Kuwait, France

Cairo, Jun 27: Muslim clerics condemned three militant attacks in Tunisia, Kuwait and France today that killed dozens of people including holidaymaker...
Vatican signs historic accord with Palestine

Vatican City, Jun 26: The Vatican on Friday signed a historic first accord with Palestine, two years after officially recognizing it as a state. The ...
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World take to mat, bend, twist to mark inaugural Yoga Day

Melbourne/London, Jun 21: Thousands of yoga enthusiasts across the world today took to mats and stretched, bent and twisted their bodies in multiple c...
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London Private School Bans Muslim Kids From Fasting

London, Jun 16: Muslim pre-teens in four private secondary schools in London won’t be allowed to fast during Ramadan without special permission. Th...
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Protests in Pakistan over Modi's remarks, Rohingyas' genocide

Islamabad, Jun 13: Protests were held across Pakistan's Sindh province to voice anger over what people described as "Indian war hysteria and inhuman b...
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California man brutally beat 82-year-old Sikh grandfather he mistook for 'one of those people'

Washington, Jun 3: An 82-year-old Sikh grandfather was brutally beaten with a steel pipe by a man who reportedly targeted him for looking like one of ...
Myanmar prevents journalists approaching migrant island

Haigyi island, Jun 1: Myanmar refused on Sunday to let journalists approach a remote island where more than 700 migrants are said to be held following...
United Airlines faces boycott for 'Islamophobia' at 30,000 ft

Chicago, May 31: Hundreds of people have pledged to boycott United Airlines after a Muslim passenger alleged discrimination due to Islamophobia over a...
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Strong earthquake shakes eastern Japan

Tokyo, May 30: A 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck off the Japanese coast today, geologists said, shaking buildings in Tokyo and setting off car alarms....
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Mass graves of suspected Rohingya migrants found in Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur, May 24: Malaysia today said it has found mass graves, feared to contain bodies of Bangladeshi and Rohingya migrants from Myanmar, near d...
16-year-old girl viciously beaten, burned to death by a mob in Guatemala

Guatemala, May 24: A 16-year-old girl was mercilessly beaten and burned to death by a group of vigilante mob in Guatemala. The incident reportedly to...
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9 dead in Texas shooting involving rival biker gangs

Washington, May 18: At least nine people were killed and 18 injured in a shootout between rival biker gangs in Texas' Waco city on Sunday afternoon, p...
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Four Indians among 14 dead in Kabul guesthouse siege

Kabul, May 14: The Taliban on Thursday claimed responsibility for an attack during a concert at a Kabul guesthouse that left 14 people dead including ...
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47 Killed as Gunmen Open Fire Inside Bus in Karachi

Karachi, May 13: At least 47 people were killed in Pakistan's Karachi on Wednesday when armed men entered a packed bus and opened fire. Reports sugge...
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Priti Patel gets Cabinet rank in Cameron's Conservative team

London, May 12: Prime Minister David Cameron today promoted one of Britain's most prominent Indian-origin MPs Priti Patel by making her the new Employ...
Nepal earthquake: At least 66 killed, including 17 in India; over 1100 injured

Kathmandu, May 13: A powerful earthquake jolted mountainous Nepal on Tuesday, killing at least 66 people, including 17 in India and one in Chinese Tib...
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Quake sows panic in Papua New Guinea, tsunami threat passes

Sydney, May 5: A 7.4 magnitude earthquake struck off Papua New Guinea today, sending frightened residents fleeing from their homes, but a threatened t...
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Quake toll over 4,350; Nepal PM says rescue ops not effective

Kathmandu, Apr 28: The death toll in the devastating earthquake that has rocked Nepal climbed to over 4,350 today with more than 8,000 others injured,...
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Nepal's death toll soars to 3,815

Kathmandu, Apr 27: The death toll from the 7.9 magnitude temblor that struck Nepal was on Monday placed at 3,815, with Kathmandu accounting for nearly...
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Thousands evacuated after Chile volcano erupts

Santiago, April 23: About 4,000 people were evacuated after the Calbuco volcano in Chile erupted for the first time in more than four decades, a media...
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Up to 700 African migrants feared dead when boat capsizes near Libya

Rome, Apr 19: Up to 700 African migrants were feared dead on Sunday when their boat capsized off the coast of Libya overnight, the Times of Malta repo...
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Raja Rajeswari becomes New York's first Indian-American judge

Washington, Apr 16: Chennai born Raja Rajeswari, who came to America when she was 16, has become the first person of Indian descent to be named as a c...
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Up to 400 migrants died in boat capsize off Libya: survivors

Rome, Apr 15: Up to 400 illegal migrants trying to reach Europe died after their boat capsized off the Libyan coast on Sunday, said survivors who were...
Terror groups resort to sexual violence as war tactic: UN

United Nations, Apr 14: A new report by the United Nations has revealed that rape and sexual attacks have turned into a tactic of war in the hands of ...
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India is now a changed country: Modi tells German companies

Hannover, Apr 13: India has a huge potential to become a global manufacturing hub, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday as he invited the whole...
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PM Narendra Modi arrives in Paris; to have 'Naav Pe Charcha' with French President Hollande

Paris, Apr 10: Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Paris today on the first leg of his three nation tour. He was received by French Minister of St...
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Dubai Emir to build six-storey car park in London for his 114 luxury cars

Abu Dhabi, Apr 5: The Vice President of United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum is planning is build a per...
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