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Aug 07 2016

A bullet has been fired into a tent at the Olympics

The incident occurred during the lunch break at the dressage event Saturday. Journalists dived for cover in the equestrian press office in Deodoro when a bullet pierced...

Aug 07 2016

Air Algeria plane lands safely after technical fault

Air Algerie flight AH 1010 has landed safely after initial news reports that it had disappeared from radar. The last recorded altitude of the plane was some 7,000 met...

Aug 07 2016

Kuwait national arrested for ISIS link, recruiting Indian youth

NIA (National Investigation Agency) shared the confidential message of the man with Kuwait authorities based on an investigation. Kuwaiti has arrested a citizen iden...

Aug 07 2016

Pakistan sets up facilitation centre for stranded workers in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia today agreed to swiftly resolve plight of thousands of laid-off Indian workers including providing them free passage to return to India and clearing their un...

Aug 06 2016

Anandiben's letter to be placed before BJP parliamentary board: Amit Shah

Naidu, however, sought to brush aside media speculation which suggested that Mr. Shah was among those being considered for the Chief Minister's position. After una protes...

Aug 06 2016

Curfew in Srinagar to prevent separatist march

He said restrictions were also clamped on an assembly of four or more persons in rest of the Valley as a precautionary measure to maintain law and order. The Jammu and ...

Aug 06 2016

Violent clashes erupt in Kashmir despite extended curfew

Over 50 people have been killed and almost 4,000 injured in the protests. Solicitor General Ranjit Kumar, referring to the report , said the curfew is in force only in...

Aug 06 2016

Curfew extended across Kashmir to prevent anti-India rally

Protests in Kashmir erupted after Indian security forces shot dead Burhan Wani, a freedom fighter. On the other hand, the Amnesty International while reacting to the ki...

Aug 06 2016

Amit Shah not to be next CM: BJP

The BJP is waiting for Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take a call on successor of Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben who offered to resign on Monday. The successor of Anan...

Aug 06 2016

Who will be the next CM of Gujarat?

Nitin Gadkari and Saroj Pandey will visit Gujarat on Thursday as they have been appointed observers. "I will attain the age of 75 in November", said Ananidben in her post...

Aug 06 2016

US predicts UN will swiftly condemn North Korea launches

Japan also said its self-defence force would remain on alert in case of further launches. White House spokesman Josh Earnest said the United States "continues to be c...

Aug 06 2016

Shares slip, Japan's tumble and yen rises as BOJ disappoints

In an unexpected move, the bank said it will conduct a "comprehensive assessment" at the next meeting, on September 20-21, of the effectiveness of the policies taken sinc...

Aug 06 2016

'Terrorist' for one nation can't be martyr for another: Rajnath

Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday obliquely asked Pakistan not to glorify terrorists while Islamabad, in a clear reference to Jammu and Kashmir, denounced ...

Aug 06 2016

Rajnath on reluctant Pakistan: 'Yeh padosi hai ki maanta nahin'

Interestingly, Pakistan's Home Minister Chaudhary Nisar, who was the host, also skipped the lunch. Mr Singh said "dark clouds of terrorism" are enveloping not only Sout...

Aug 06 2016

BJP chief Amit Shah may replace Gujarat CM Anandiben Patel

Following the board's decision, Gujarat's first woman Chief Minister drove to the Raj Bhawan and submitted her resignation to Governor OP Kohli. Speculation has also be...

Aug 06 2016

Three more killed in week-long Kashmir protests

Tension has gripped Pampore, Lethpora and other adjacent areas on the highway after the incident. More than sixty-five people have been martyred and thousands have been...

Aug 06 2016

Rajnath's insult in Islamabad result of India's Pakitan policy: Congress

The minister spoke a day after he returned after a two-day Pakistan visit during which he attended a meeting of interior ministers of the South Asian Association for Regi...

Aug 06 2016

Killing of 2 civilians triggers protests in Indian Kashmir

Authorities in Indian-held Kashmir extended a rigid curfew to most parts of the disputed Himalayan region on Friday in an attempt to prevent an anti-India protest in the ...

Aug 06 2016

BJP chief Amit Shah may replace Gujarat CM Anandiben Patel

Following the board's decision, Gujarat's first woman Chief Minister drove to the Raj Bhawan and submitted her resignation to Governor OP Kohli. Speculation has also be...

Aug 06 2016

Rajnath's insult in Islamabad result of India's Pakitan policy: Congress

The minister spoke a day after he returned after a two-day Pakistan visit during which he attended a meeting of interior ministers of the South Asian Association for Regi...