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China hackers steal cache of US Navy data: Report

China hackers steal cache of US Navy data: Report

The data was reportedly stolen by Chinese hackers by breaching into the computers of a contractor.

Jun 09, 2018, 09:16 AM IST
Former CIA official convicted of transmitting classified information to China

Former CIA official convicted of transmitting classified information to China

Kevin Patrick Mallory, 61, the former CIA case officer faces a maximum penalty of life in prison when sentenced on September 21.

Jun 09, 2018, 08:55 AM IST
India-UN Development Fund hailed as model South-South cooperation

India-UN Development Fund hailed as model South-South cooperation

India has committed $100 million over the next decade for the Fund and an additional $50 million during the next five years for Commonwealth countries, India`s Permanent Representative Syed

Jun 09, 2018, 08:37 AM IST
Toy show in Japan brings new drones, robots, yo-yos

Toy show in Japan brings new drones, robots, yo-yos

The International Tokyo Toy Show started on June 7. The fair is hosting 197 companies this year and attracts toy enthusiasts from around the world.

Jun 08, 2018, 14:37 PM IST
Malaysia PM bans ministers from accepting gifts

Malaysia PM bans ministers from accepting gifts

So far, only civil servants in the country were barred from accepting gifts but Mahatir's latest policy promises to take on corruption in higher political circles as well.

Jun 08, 2018, 14:16 PM IST
Dolphins too give names to identify friends and rivals, new study suggests

Dolphins too give names to identify friends and rivals, new study suggests

From a small research vessel, the scientists observed the dolphins and used underwater microphones to record them.

Jun 08, 2018, 13:48 PM IST
Pervez Musharraf's national identity card, passport suspended: Report

Pervez Musharraf's national identity card, passport suspended: Report

The court in March ordered the federal government to suspend his Computerised National Identity Card (CNIC) and passport.

Jun 08, 2018, 11:53 AM IST
Chinese fighter jet may escort Kim Jong-un for meet with Donald Trump

Chinese fighter jet may escort Kim Jong-un for meet with Donald Trump

Singapore is over 4,000 kilometres away from Pyongyang. The only known overseas trip Kim has made since taking power was to China earlier this year - in a heavily-armoured train.

Jun 08, 2018, 11:04 AM IST
PM Modi will be killed, India will disintegrate: Hafiz Saeed's top aide instigates on public platform

PM Modi will be killed, India will disintegrate: Hafiz Saeed's top aide instigates on public platform

Maulana Bashir Ahmad Khaki, a senior JuD functionary, also instigated the listeners to wage Jihad (holy war) during the holy month of Ramzan.

Jun 08, 2018, 10:33 AM IST
UN welcomes temporary ceasefire announcement by Afghan government; urges Taliban to reciprocate

UN welcomes temporary ceasefire announcement by Afghan government; urges Taliban to reciprocate

Ceasfire follows the Afghan Government's call for unconditional peace talks with the Taliban

Jun 08, 2018, 10:27 AM IST
Donald Trump to skip G7 climate sessions following spat with Macron

Donald Trump to skip G7 climate sessions following spat with Macron

French President Emmanuel Macron and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau lashed out at Trump for imposing tariffs on their steel and aluminium industries.

Jun 08, 2018, 10:25 AM IST
Green card waiting list includes over three-fourths of Indians

Green card waiting list includes over three-fourths of Indians

India is followed by a distant second China, which currently has 67,031 Chinese waiting for the Green Card. Thereafter none of the other countries have more than 10,000 people waiting for Green Card.

Jun 08, 2018, 10:05 AM IST
Boris Johnson 'warns of Brexit meltdown'

Boris Johnson 'warns of Brexit meltdown'

Boris Johnson has reportedly warned there may be a Brexit 'meltdown' and has also praised US President Donald Trump

Jun 08, 2018, 09:47 AM IST
Shah Rukh Khan's cousin to contest elections from Peshawar

Shah Rukh Khan's cousin to contest elections from Peshawar

Noor Jehan will reportedly be running for a Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Assembly seat as an independent candidate.

Jun 08, 2018, 09:20 AM IST
G7 agreement may leave US out, Emmanuel Macron warns Donald Trump

G7 agreement may leave US out, Emmanuel Macron warns Donald Trump

The French President, who until now had maintained a friendly relationship with Trump, pointed out that the European market is larger than the US

Jun 08, 2018, 08:54 AM IST
Israel breathes fire after Argentina cancels football friendly following pro-Palestine protests

Israel breathes fire after Argentina cancels football friendly following pro-Palestine protests

Several players of Argentina's national football team - including Lionel Messi - have been accused by Israeli politicians of caving to terrorism.

Jun 08, 2018, 07:57 AM IST
Pakistan elections: Imran Khan files nomination for Karachi's NA-243

Pakistan elections: Imran Khan files nomination for Karachi's NA-243

Pakistan's cricketer-turned-politician and Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan has filed nomination papers from Karachi for the upcoming general elections due on July 25.

Jun 08, 2018, 07:31 AM IST
India, Nepal to consider possibility of new air routes

India, Nepal to consider possibility of new air routes

While there has been a delay of several years in taking up the proposal, both sides are now reportedly eager to put the matter on the fast-track.

Jun 08, 2018, 07:10 AM IST
Guatemala volcano explosion: Forensic experts confirm death toll now 109

Guatemala volcano explosion: Forensic experts confirm death toll now 109

Guatemala`s National Forensic Sciences Institute fears the death toll could rise even further

Jun 08, 2018, 06:26 AM IST
G7 leaders must not be afraid to reach agreements without US: French President Emmanuel Macron

G7 leaders must not be afraid to reach agreements without US: French President Emmanuel Macron

French President Emmanuel Macron and Canadian PM Justin Trudeau have formed a united front ahead of the Group of Seven summit that begins on Friday.

Jun 07, 2018, 22:56 PM IST

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