Monday, September 21, 2015



The BJP has pulled out of its alliance with the PDP or People's Democratic Party in Jammu and Kashmir,

30 Afghan security forces killed in Taliban attacks: officials

Taliban fighters killedaround 30 Afghan security forces in multiple attacks

Direct rule imposed in Kashmir

Indian-administered Kashmir has come under direct rule after its chief minister Mehbooba Mufti resigned.

South Korea, US confirm suspending military drills

South Korean and US officials confirmed on Tuesday the suspension of scheduled joint military drills, making good on

Netanyahu meets King Abdullah for rare talks

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Jordan's King Abdullah II held rare talks in Jordan on Monday focused

Kim Jong-un visits China after Trump summit

North Korea's Kim Jong-un is making a two-day visit to China, a week after meeting US President Donald

Mimicry artiste Nerella Venumadhav dies

Noted mimicry artiste Nerella Venumadhav died here after a brief illness at his home in Mattewada in Warangal

Centre can no longer use Cong. legacy as an excuse: Rajiv Kumar

Even as the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP ) and its senior leaders have repeatedly attacked the Congress

Thailand carries out 1st execution since 2009

Thailand has carried out its first execution since 2009, the government said, putting a 26-year-old convicted murderer to

Philippine court hears same-sex marriage case

The Philippines' top court heard arguments on Tuesday (June 19) for the legalization of gay marriage, a historic

128 missing after ferry sinks in Indonesia

The search for victims of a ferry that sank in the lake of an ancient

6 children killed after car plunges into pond in India

At least six children were killed 

Landslides, flash floods as monsoon batters southern Myanmar

Flooding in southern Myanmar has caused a landslide at a famed Buddhist pagoda, submerged

Search resumes after 18 rescued from Indonesia ferry sinking

Indonesian authorities resumed a search for survivors on Tuesday after a ferry with at

3,500 fake World Cup tickets sold to Chinese; many denied entry to stadiums

Soccer fans from China have snapped up 40,000 tickets for the Fifa World Cup

Thailand carries out first execution since 2009

Thailand has carried out its first execution since

Floods in India’s northeastern Assam claims 9 lives

At least nine people were killed due to floods in

Syria state media says U.S. bombs Syrian positions; U.S. denies report

Syrian state media, citing a military source, reported on Monday that U.S.-led coalition aircraft

Taliban say ceasefire will not be extended, as suicide attack kills 18

A suicide attack in restive eastern Afghanistan on Sunday killed at least 18 people

Elderly man, 9-year-old girl killed as strong quake hits Japan

An elderly man and a young girl were killed, with several other people also

Thai king takes control of crown assets

Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn has been granted full, personal ownership of royal assets thought

HRW asks India to act on UN rights report on Kashmir

Sri Lanka jails anti-Muslim Buddhist monk

A Sri Lanka court has handed an anti-Muslim Buddhist monk six months of rigorous imprisonment for

India facing the 'worst water crisis in its history'

India is facing its worst-ever water crisis, with some 600 million people facing acute water shortage,

Iran billboard changed to include women

A billboard in Iran which supported the nation's World Cup team has been replaced after it

Saudi-led forces battle Shiite rebels south of Hodeida

Troops in a Saudi-led coalition captured a town south of Yemen's port city of Hodeida on Thursday as

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