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US assessing reports of Chinese nuclear power plant leak

PTI Beijing The US government is assessing a report of a leak at a Chinese nuclear...

Israel’s new PM looking forward to working with Modi

PTI Jerusalem Israel’s newly elected Prime Minister Naftali Bennett said on Monday that he was looking...

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2,000 Lebanese physicians affected by Beirut blasts BEIRUT: Some 2,000 Lebanese physicians were impacted by the massive August 4...

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Rolling Stones warn Trump not to use their songs LONDON: Legendary British rockband, the Rolling Stones have warned US...

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Saudi Arabia names Pakistani man as suicide bomber in Jiddah

Dubai: Saudi Arabia Tuesday identified the suicide bomber who struck outside the US Consulate in Jiddah as a Pakistani resident of the kingdom who...

Bangladesh to bear cost of cafe attack victims’ treatment

Dhaka: The Bangladesh government will bear the cost of the treatment of at least 40 persons who were injured in the terrorist attack at...

Terror charges against several suspects in Dhaka attack

Dhaka: Bangladesh Tuesday pressed anti-terrorism charges against several suspects and identified the fifth assailant in the country’s worst terror attack as authorities intensified efforts...

US offers FBI assistance to probe Bangladesh attack

PTI WASHINGTON The US has offered immediate assistance of its law enforcement agencies, including the FBI, to probe Bangladesh’s worst terror attack in which 22 people...

‘Set out positives of Brexit’

IANS LONDON Ex-London Mayor and Conservative party leader Boris Johnson has accused the government of failing to explain how the vote to leave the European Union...

Pak-origin man jailed for shouting ‘Allah-o-Akbar’ on plane

PTI LONDON A Pakistani-origin man was today jailed for 10 weeks for triggering panic and frightening passengers on a UK-bound flight by shouting ‘Allah-o-Akbar’ and ‘boom’. Shehraz...

‘China offers Philippines talks if South China Sea court ignored’

REUTERS SHANGHAI China is ready to start negotiations with the Philippines on South China Sea-related issues if Manila ignores an arbitration ruling expected next week on...

Aus parties start negotiations as hung Parliament looms

MELBOURNE: With the prospect of a hung parliament looming in Australia, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and his rival Bill Shorten on Sunday reached out...

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Revving towards recovery

After 64 per cent drop in sales in May, automobile manufacturers are again looking at growth With COVID-19 situation easing across various...

Ideathon 2021 challenges innovators with tech-based healthcare ideas

Fostering innovation during the pandemic distress, Ideathon 2021, a contest for affordable technology innovations in the healthcare sector is presently open for...

Fighting fit at fifty

Verna based GMI Zarhak Moulders Pvt Ltd, marks its 50th anniversary today. A company that, started out as a tiny unit doing...

Changed vaccination policy- Early signs of good results

By DM Deshpande The government recently announced a new vaccination policy. This is a much needed course correction that...