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US orders Venezuela embassy families out, crisis deepens

Adding to Venezuela`s growing international isolation, Colombian airline Avianca suddenly stopped operations in the country on Thursday due to 'operational and security limitations'.



Jul 28, 2017, 09:56 AM IST

Jordan says Israel holy site move 'step towards calm'

Jordan is the official custodian of Muslim holy sites in Jerusalem and is one of only two Arab governments to have signed a peace treaty with Israel.

Jul 27, 2017, 16:41 PM IST

Curfew, restrictions in Kashmir ahead of Friday prayers

Curfew was on Friday clamped in six police station areas of the city and restrictions imposed in rest of Kashmir as a precautionary measure ahead of Friday prayers, affecting life in the Valley which showed a semblance of normalcy this week after over 100 days of unrest.

Oct 21, 2016, 11:41 AM IST

DNA: Has PM Modi's mention of Balochistan during I-Day speech unsettled China?

Analyzing the political unrest in China after Balochistan's movement at International front. Watch complete news story of DNA for getting detailed updates!

Aug 29, 2016, 23:36 PM IST

Curfew lifted from Kashmir​'s Anantnag after 49 days, remains in force in other parts

Curfew was on Saturday lifted from south Kashmir's Anantnag town after 49 days, even as it remained in force in some other parts of the Valley, including Srinagar, to maintain law and order in view of the separatist plans to march towards the headquarters of Army at Badamibagh here.

Aug 27, 2016, 12:26 PM IST

NIT row: Why was Anupam Kher detained at Srinagar airport?

Watch this special segment and get to know 'Why J&K govt has denied access to Anupam Kher in NIT Srinagar?'
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Apr 10, 2016, 23:26 PM IST

No unrest in the country: Venkaiah Naidu

There is no "unrest" in the country, and the unrest is only in the "minds of opponents", union minister M. Venkaiah Naidu said on Tuesday.

Apr 06, 2016, 00:31 AM IST

Amend constitution to address unrest, Indian envoy tells Nepal leaders

The Terai is a plains region in southern Nepal whose dominant population is of Indian origin. The region shares an over-18,00 km border with India.

Nov 24, 2015, 18:59 PM IST

US alarm over north Myanmar unrest risk to peace talks

The US on Friday said it was "deeply concerned" about escalating conflict in parts of northern Myanmar, raising fears over the fragile peace process as the latest round of ceasefire talks in Yangon ended without a breakthrough.

Jul 24, 2015, 21:07 PM IST

Suspected Islamists kill eight in NE Nigeria village: Locals

Suspected Boko Haram gunmen killed eight people in a raid on a village in northeastern Nigeria`s Borno state, a local resident and a vigilante said Thursday.

Jul 23, 2015, 23:59 PM IST

Four Egypt soldiers killed in Sinai bombing

Four Egyptian soldiers where killed by a roadside bomb on Thursday in the Sinai Peninsula, where the army is battling an Islamist insurgency, the military said.

Jul 23, 2015, 21:03 PM IST

Pakistani intelligence sought huge data collection tools: Report

Pakistani intelligence sought to tap worldwide Internet traffic via underwater cables that would have given the country a digital espionage capacity to rival the US, according to a report by Privacy International.

Jul 23, 2015, 18:47 PM IST

IS told foiled French attack suspect to `hit` France: prosecutor

A 17-year-old suspect in a foiled attack on a French military base was instructed by an Islamic State militant in Syria to "hit" France, a prosecutor said on Friday.

Jul 18, 2015, 08:10 AM IST

Three girls blow themselves up in deadly Nigeria attacks

Three girls staged suicide bombings in the Nigerian city of Damaturu on Friday, killing at least 13 people as residents prepared for the Eid festival at the end of Ramadan, police said.

Jul 18, 2015, 08:06 AM IST

Suicide bomber kills guard in southwest Pakistan before Eid: Police

A suicide bomber apparently targeting minority Shiites blew himself up late Friday, killing a security guard who intercepted him at the entrance to a housing complex in restive southwestern Pakistan, police said.

Jul 18, 2015, 05:59 AM IST

Deadly twin blasts hit market in NE Nigeria: Witnesses

Twin blasts rocked a market in the northeast Nigerian city of Gombe on Thursday, leaving several people dead, witnesses said, in the latest slew of violence likely linked to Boko Haram jihadists.

Jul 17, 2015, 02:55 AM IST

Car bomb explodes in Riyadh, driver killed: Saudi government

A car bomb exploded Thursday night at a security checkpoint in the Saudi capital Riyadh, killing the driver and wounding two policemen, the interior ministry said.

Jul 17, 2015, 02:10 AM IST

Malian troops kill jihadists on Ivory Coast border: Defence source

Malian troops killed several jihadists near the country`s southern border with Ivory Coast and destroyed the insurgents` camp in a forest straddling the frontier, a Malian army officer said Thursday.

Jul 17, 2015, 02:03 AM IST

Egypt to revise anti-terror media law: MENA

Egypt on Wednesday agreed to revise a controversial article of its touted anti-terror law threatening journalists with jail for reporting anything but the official line on jihadist attacks, state media reported.

Jul 16, 2015, 07:44 AM IST

Mexico holds 22 prison officials over Guzman escape

Mexican prosecutors investigating the escape of drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman formally placed 22 prison officials in custody on Tuesday over suspicions that the infamous fugitive had inside help.

Jul 15, 2015, 06:22 AM IST