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Biden, Putin meet in Geneva; talk for hours

AP Geneva With stern expressions and polite words before the cameras, President Joe Biden and Russia’s...

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...

Missing Dubai princess Sheikha Latifa ‘fearing for life’

London: A daughter of Dubai’s powerful ruler who tried to flee the country in 2018 only to be detained by commandos in...

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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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Trump blames India for stealing jobs ahead of ‘Super Tuesday’

PTI   COLUMBIA Donald Trump, the controversial Republican presidential frontrunner, Sunday again blamed India and China among other countries for taking away jobs from Americans and vowed...

3 Islamists sent to police custody over Hindu priest’s murder

PTI   DHAKA A Bangladeshi court has sent three members of a banned Islamist group to 18-day police custody in connection with the brutal killing of a...

3 Pathankot attack suspects remanded to police custody

PTI   LAHORE Three suspects arrested in Pakistan in connection with the Pathankot terror attack have been sent to a six-day police remand by an anti-terrorism court,...

1st BRICS bank loan to India likely for solar project: Kamath

PTI   SHANGHAI The New Development Bank set up by BRICS countries aims to lend up to US $2 billion this year starting in about two months...

Nepal forms committee to probe deadly plane crash-landing

KATHMANDU: Nepal today formed a four-member committee to probe the crash-landing of a small plane in a remote area that killed both the pilots,...

Virat Kohli’s Pak fan who hoisted tricolour gets bail

LAHORE: A Pakistani court has granted bail to a young die-hard fan of ace Indian batsman Virat Kohli after he spent more than a...

US will destroy ISIS, says Obama

WASHINGTON: Conceding that the fight against Islamic State remains “difficult”, President Barack  Obama Saturday said the US will “destroy” the barbaric terror group and...

Turnout 60% as votes counted in Iran election

TEHRAN: Around 60 per cent of voters cast ballots in Iran’s elections after polling stations were kept open to allow millions of latecomers to...

FROM THE MAGAZINES

Staying healthy in the monsoons

While the monsoons bring relief to hundreds of thousands of Goans, the season also heralds several common and sometimes deadly air and...

Rhyme and reflection

ANNA FERNANDES | NT BUZZ For Michael Jerome Koola becoming an author was always on the cards. And despite...

Going green

Samraat Club of Marcel in collaboration with the Rotary Club of Panjim organised a function at Vitthal Devasthan Hall, Bazarwada, Marcel.

Probing extra-terrestrial planets

The Collaborative Learning Cafe, an initiative by the Friends of Jesuits of the Goa Province organised an online talk titled ‘Five ideas...