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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
Canadian PM Justin Trudeau calls Donald Trump's security reasoning for tariffs 'laughable'

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau calls Donald Trump's security reasoning for tariffs 'laughable'

Canadian Prime Minister and French President have formed a united front on trade ahead of the G7 summit.

Jun 07, 2018, 22:50 PM IST
'All ready' for summit with Kim Jong Un, says Donald Trump

'All ready' for summit with Kim Jong Un, says Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump on Thursday expressed unbridled optimism about his June 12 tete-a-tete with North Korea's Kim Jong Un in Singapore.

Jun 07, 2018, 22:39 PM IST
Afghan government to release 269 more Hezb-e-Islami prisoners

Afghan government to release 269 more Hezb-e-Islami prisoners

During the meeting, the authorities presented the schedule of the release of Hezb-e-Islami prisoners.

Jun 07, 2018, 16:24 PM IST
Dubai-based Indian threatens to kill Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Dubai-based Indian threatens to kill Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

Krishnakumar S.N. Nair, a Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) supporter, in a Facebook video on Tuesday said that he would soon travel to Kerala to carry out the act.

Jun 07, 2018, 13:17 PM IST
Japan plans anti-sexual harassment training for officials

Japan plans anti-sexual harassment training for officials

Japan is drawing up plans requiring all senior government bureaucrats to undergo anti-sexual harassment training, an official said today, after a scandal involving a top finance ministry employee.

Jun 07, 2018, 10:39 AM IST

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