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Indian Commissioner to participate in Indus Commission meet in Pakistan

Agencies, New Delhi Indian Commissioner to the Permanent Indus Commission cond half of this month The acceptance of the invite from Pakistani side was being seen as softening of the stand on part of India.┬áhas accepted his Pakistan counterpart’s...

Attack on Syrian security forces in Homs kills 42

Agencies, Beirut Militants attacked two Syrian security offices in the western city of Homs today with guns and suicide bombers, killing at least 42 people including a senior officer, a war monitor said. The attackers killed the head of military...

Magnitude 6.3 earthquake hits off Pakistan coast : USGS

Agencies, Undated A 6 point 3 magnitude earthquake struck off the Arabian Sea coast of Pakistan in the early hours of today, the US Geological Survey said, but there were no early signs of casualties or damage. The epicentre of the tremor was...

German defence minister to meet US’s Mattis on Friday

Agencies, Kaunus, Lithuania German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen will meet U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis in Washington on Friday, a ministry spokesman said. Her visit comes ahead of a meeting of NATO defence ministers next week...

At least 16 killed, 34 injured in Honduras bus crash

Agencies, Tegucigalpa At least 16 people died and 34 were injured in Honduras , in a crash between a bus and a truck on the outskirts of the capital, officials said. The crash took place yesterday about 10 kilometers outside the capital Tegucigalpa...

Queen Elizabeth marks 65 years on British throne

Agencies, London Queen Elizabeth, the world’s longest-reigning living monarch, celebrates her Sapphire Jubilee today, commemorating 65 years since she took the British throne. A 41-gun royal salute will take place in central London to...

Kremlin says it hopes pro-Russian Ukrainian rebels have enough ammo

Agencies, Moscow Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said today he hoped that pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine had enough ammunition to respond to what he called aggressive actions by the Ukrainian army. “The main thing is to persuade...

Mamata seeks security of Indian interest of IT Cos and their professionals in US

Agencies, Kolkata West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has expressed her concerned about the proposed US government H-1B visas for foreigners saying “We must protect our IT companies and professionals and give them full support.” “News...