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Man found guilty of murdering Indian-origin student in US

Man found guilty of murdering Indian-origin student in US

The family of the 19-year-old student from Morton Grove was simply unwilling to accept that. 

Jun 17, 2018, 11:22 AM IST
Italian ship carrying rescued migrants arrives in Spain

Italian ship carrying rescued migrants arrives in Spain

The coast guard ship is one of two Italian vessels that took on some of the Aquarius`s passengers before escorting it to Spain.

Jun 17, 2018, 10:50 AM IST
At least 17 killed in stampede triggered by tear gas at Venezuela nightclub

At least 17 killed in stampede triggered by tear gas at Venezuela nightclub

At least seventeen people died at a Caracas club early on Saturday morning when a person activated a tear gas grenade inside.

Jun 17, 2018, 08:32 AM IST
Pope Francis denounces abortion as Nazi-era white glove eugenics

Pope Francis denounces abortion as Nazi-era white glove eugenics

Pope Francis denounced abortion on Saturday as the "white glove" equivalent of the Nazi-era eugenics programme and urged families to accept the children that God gives them. Francis spoke off-the-

Jun 17, 2018, 07:57 AM IST
Taxi ploughs into Moscow crowd including soccer fans, injures at least 7

Taxi ploughs into Moscow crowd including soccer fans, injures at least 7

A taxi drove into a crowd of people near Moscow's Red Square, injuring seven people including Mexicans in the city for the soccer World Cup.

Jun 17, 2018, 06:37 AM IST
Afghan government extends ceasefire with Taliban despite suicide bombing killing at least 25

Afghan government extends ceasefire with Taliban despite suicide bombing killing at least 25

An Afghan government ceasefire with the Taliban was extended on Saturday despite a suicide bombing killing at least 25, which marred an otherwise remarkable Eid holiday that has seen militants

Jun 17, 2018, 00:47 AM IST
Six police officers killed in central Mexico

Six police officers killed in central Mexico

Puebla often sees clashes between police and criminal groups targeting the theft of fuel from pipelines belonging to state oil company Pemex

Jun 16, 2018, 16:01 PM IST
Indonesian woman swallowed by giant python

Indonesian woman swallowed by giant python

An Indonesian woman has been found in the belly of a giant python after the swollen snake was captured near where she vanished while tending her vegetable garden, police said.

Jun 16, 2018, 15:27 PM IST
Pakistan marks Eid with religious zeal, fervour

Pakistan marks Eid with religious zeal, fervour

In the twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad, Eid congregations were held at more than 1,000 places.  

Jun 16, 2018, 14:52 PM IST
Jennie Garth responds to husband's divorce filing

Jennie Garth responds to husband's divorce filing

The star said he should not be able to make a claim as he signed a prenuptial agreement just before they got married in July 2015.

Jun 16, 2018, 13:27 PM IST
Hafiz Saeed  leads Eid prayers in Pak despite ban on his outfit

Hafiz Saeed leads Eid prayers in Pak despite ban on his outfit

Hafiz Saeed has been allowed to hold public rallies and lead gatherings in Pakistan even though his organisation is banned in the country

Jun 16, 2018, 13:01 PM IST
Google Doodle remembers famous glass chemist Marga Faulstich

Google Doodle remembers famous glass chemist Marga Faulstich

Marga Faulstich's findings are still being used in the manufacturing of sunglasses, anti-reflective lenses and glass facades.

Jun 16, 2018, 11:33 AM IST
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un sends birthday wishes to Chinese President Xi Jinping

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un sends birthday wishes to Chinese President Xi Jinping

Relations between the two neighboring countries began to worsen after Kim in 2013 executed his uncle, Jang Song-thaek, the then number two of the regime and who had close ties with Beijing and pushed

Jun 16, 2018, 11:15 AM IST
US separates 2,000 children from parents at Mexico border

US separates 2,000 children from parents at Mexico border

The call was largely to defend the administration`s decision to charge every adult caught crossing the border illegally with federal crimes.

Jun 16, 2018, 11:06 AM IST
Indian-American indicted for multi-million dollar fraud scheme in US

Indian-American indicted for multi-million dollar fraud scheme in US

The charges stem from allegations Holmes and Balwani engaged in a multi-million dollar scheme to defraud investors.

Jun 16, 2018, 10:30 AM IST
Three militants killed in Afghanistan

Three militants killed in Afghanistan

Several weapons, munitions, and explosives were also destroyed during the airstrike.

Jun 16, 2018, 09:59 AM IST
Dreaded Pakistani Taliban chief, who shot Malala Yousafzai, reportedly killed in US drone strike

Dreaded Pakistani Taliban chief, who shot Malala Yousafzai, reportedly killed in US drone strike

Fazlullah has been designated as a global terrorist by the US and carries a bounty of USD 5 million

Jun 15, 2018, 16:53 PM IST
US President Donald Trump approves tariffs on USD 50 billion worth of Chinese goods, Beijing vows to retaliate

US President Donald Trump approves tariffs on USD 50 billion worth of Chinese goods, Beijing vows to retaliate

Trump has decided to leavy new taxes even after he received flak for imposing penalties in the G7 meeting last weekend attended by Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the United Kingdom

Jun 15, 2018, 16:41 PM IST
'Upskirting' likely to become criminal offence in UK

'Upskirting' likely to become criminal offence in UK

Upskirting, the practice of secretly taking pictures up women`s skirts, is already illegal in Scotland

Jun 15, 2018, 16:38 PM IST
Donald Trump's lawyer moves against Stormy Daniels' attorney

Donald Trump's lawyer moves against Stormy Daniels' attorney

Trump has also acknowledged that he personally reimbursed Cohen for that payment.

Jun 15, 2018, 14:29 PM IST

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