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Pakistan_church
Death toll from Pakistan church bombing rises to 81

Peshawar/Pakistan, Sep 23: The death toll from a double suicide bombing on a church in Pakistan rose to 81 on Monday, as Christians protested acro...
782
Kenya_mall_attack
39 dead in Kenya mall attack claimed by militants

Nairobi, Sep 22: Kenya's president says that 39 people have been killed and more than 150 injured by armed terrorists who attacked an upscale mall i...
783
Kerry-Lavrov
US, Russia reach deal on Syrian chemical weapons

Geneva, Sep 14: U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov reached agreement on Saturday on a framework for Syria ...
784
Indian-origin
Indian-origin girl shot in US as prank goes awry

New York, Sep 10: In a freak accident , an 18-year-old Indian-origin girl was killed in the US when she jumped out of a closet to surprise a friend, w...
785
Nasheed_wins
Nasheed wins first round of Maldives' presidential election

Male, Sep 8: Former President Mohammed Nasheed emerged as a clear leader today in the first round of Maldives' presidential election receiving 45 per ...
786
afghanistanprayers
Special seat reserved for Hindus, Sikhs in Afghan Parliament

Kabul, Sep 4: President Hamid Karzai today issued a historic legislative decree reserving a special seat for Sikh and Hindu Afghan nationals in the ...
787
obama_syria
As Obama blinks on Syria, Israel and Saudi Arabia make common cause

Jerusalem/Riyadh, Sep 2: If President Barack Obama has disappointed Syrian rebels by deferring to Congress before bombing Damascus, he has also dismay...
788
Hinduism_unveiled_in_US
25 years in making, Encyclopedia of Hinduism unveiled in US

Columbia (South Carolina), Aug 27: A 25-year quest by nearly 1,000 scholars to document and present one of the world's oldest living traditions came t...
789
British-Indian_dentist
British-Indian dentist alleged being 'bullied and harassed' by National Health Service before suicide

London, Aug 12: A British Indian dentist from Yorkshire committed suicide after allegedly being "bullied and harassed" by the National Health Service ...
790
UK_man
UK man cures his diabetes in 11 days with 'starvation diet'

London, Aug 8: A 59-year-old UK man claims that he has cured his diabetes in just 11 days after following a miracle 'starvation' diet developed by sci...
791
diana
Love-struck Diana was willing to move to Pakistan: Jemima Khan

London, Aug 3: Princess Diana was so "madly in love" with Pakistani surgeon Hasnat Khan that she wanted to marry him and was even willing to move to...
792
qantas
Stomach bug triggers mass vomiting on Qantas flight

Sydney, Aug 1: Dozens of people were rushed off a Qantas flight for medical treatment in Sydney today after a stomach bug struck mid-journey, triggeri...
793
palace
Saudi Prince's 100 mln pounds London home up for sale

London, Jul 30: Want to rub shoulders with billionaires and live life king-size? A Saudi Prince is reportedly selling his palatial house which is loc...
794
1000_escape_in_Libya
Over 1,000 escape in Libya prison break

Benghazi, Jul 28: Over 1,000 inmates escaped during a prison riot on Saturday in the restive city of Benghazi, a Libyan security official said, as p...
795
Indian-American
Indian-American nominated for key post in Obama Administration

Washington, Jul 9: US President Barack Obama has nominated an Indian-American woman for the key post of Assistant Secretary of State for South and Cen...
796
pak
Gunmen storm hotel in Pakistan, kill 10 tourists

Islamabad, Jun 23: Gunmen stormed a hotel in northern Pakistan and shot dead 10 tourists, including Chinese, Ukrainian and Russian nationals, police o...
797
Pakistan_fighter
Pakistan fighter pilot wins battle of sexes, now she's ready for war

Mushaf Air Base/Pakistan, June 14: With an olive green head scarf poking out from her helmet, Ayesha Farooq flashes a cheeky grin when asked if it i...
798
Kabul_airport_attack
All seven militants dead at end of Kabul airport attack

Kabul, Jun 10: All seven militants who launched an attack on Monday on Kabul airport died in the assault, Afghan police said, adding that no civilia...
799
Suu_Kyi_world
Suu Kyi says she wants to run for president

Naypyidaw/Myanmar, Jun 6: Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Thursday declared her intention to run for president, calling for all of the...
800
us_copy
90 killed as massive tornado rips through US city

Houston/Washington, May 21: Over 90 people, including 20 children, were killed after a monstrous tornado ripped through the US city of Oklahoma, fla...
801
Nawaz_Sharif_claims_victory
Nawaz Sharif claims victory in landmark Pakistan election

Islamabad, May 12: Former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif declared victory following a historic election marred by violence Saturday, a remarkab...
802
imran_khan_falls
Imran Khan falls off stage at Pakistan rally, suffers head injury

Lahore, May 7: Pakistan cricket star turned politician Imran Khan sustained head injuries and was rushed to hospital on Tuesday after falling off ...
803
Dhaka_building_collapse
Over 100 killed as building collapses in Dhaka; rescuers pull 150 survivors from rubble

Dhaka, Apr 24: More than 100 people were killed and over 600 injured Wednesday when an eight-storeyed building crumbled on the outskirts of capital ...
804
7
7.0 magnitude quake hits China, 72 killed

Beijing, Apr 20: At least 72 people were killed and hundreds of others injured today when a powerful 7.0-magnitude earthquake rocked southwest China's...
805
mush1
Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf arrested, remanded in custody for two days

Islamabad, Apr 19: Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf was arrested from his farmhouse on Friday in a case relating to sacking of judges, a d...
806
bali
All passengers safe as Lion Air plane overshoots runway in Bali

Bali, Apr 13: A passenger jet operated by budget airline Lion Air — which recently sealed blockbuster orders for new planes — missed the runway at...
807
NATO_strike
NATO strike kills 11 kids in Afghanistan

Afghanistan, Apr 8: A Nato air attack in eastern Afghanistan killed 11 children, officials said on Sunday, the latest case of civilian casualties wh...
808
air-india
Air India jet bumps passenger plane at New York airport

New York, Mar 10: Two commercial jets have been damaged in the aviation equivalent of a fender-bender at New York's Kennedy airport. Nobody was rep...
809
nasheed
Former Maldivian president Nasheed arrested in Male

Male, Mar 5: Former Maldivian president Mohammed Nasheed was arrested Tuesday, causing a fresh uproar and protests in this capital city. Nasheed was ...
810
Bangladeshi_riots
Four killed in fresh Bangladeshi riots

Dhaka, Mar 3(DPA): At least four people were killed on the fourth day of rioting in Bangladesh on Sunday after an Islamist opposition leader was sen...
811
osama
My ties with Bin Laden started in Jeddah: Adel Batterjee

Jeddah, Jan 26: Saudi businessman Dr. Adel Batterjee, whose name was removed from the list of the Al-Qaeda Sanctions Committee recently, said he has k...
812
Prince_harry
Prince Harry: I killed Muslims to protect my people

London, Jan 25: Upon returning from his five-month tour of duty in Afghanistan’s southern Helmand Province, the third in line to the British throne,...
813
Bill_Gates
I have no use for money, says Bill Gates

London, Jan 20: William Henry 'Bill' Gates with an estimated wealth of $65 billion is as rich as two Kenyas, three Trinidads and a dozen Montenegros b...
814
TURKEY_KURDS
Turkey talking to jailed Kurdish leader

Ankara, December 31: An official says Turkey is holding talks with the jailed Kurdish rebel leader to press his autonomy-seeking guerrilla group to...
815
malala
Why gang rape victim was shifted to Singapore? Malala to India

  London, December 30: Pakistani teenage girl Malala Yousufzai has condoled the death of the 23-year-old gang rape victim who died in the wee hour...
816
sr
American mathematicians solve Ramanujan’s “deathbed” puzzle

London, December 30: American researchers claim to have solved a cryptic formula that renowned mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan believed ca...
817
mini_skirts
Swaziland bans 'rape-provoking' mini-skirts, low-rise jeans

Mbabane, December 27: Police in Africa's last absolute monarchy Swaziland have banned women from wearing miniskirts and midriff-revealing tops sa...
818
Mayans_End
Mayan ‘doomsday’ sweeps across world, no casualties

Bugarach (France), December 22: Diehard doomsayers hunkered down to await the apocalypse on Friday, but most took a lighthearted view of the May...
819
worldwide-religion
Hinduism third largest religion of world: Pew research

  Washington, December 19: Hinduism is the third largest religion of the world after Christianity and Islam and 97 per cent of all Hindu...
820
Japan_Elc
New Japan PM an old friend, will give priority to India: government

  New Delhi, December 18: More than incoming Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s professed proclivity towards India, New Delhi is hoping ...
821
Peshawar-attack
10 dead as Taliban storm Pakistan airport

Islamabad, December 16: At least 10 people died in Pakistan Saturday night when Taliban militants stormed an airport after ramming their explosives-la...
822
Obama
Tearful Obama leads US mourning for 28 school massacre deaths

Washington, December 15: US President Barack Obama wiped tears from his face, choked on his words and spoke of his grief as authorities scrambled to...
823
usflag
'Rape possible only if victim is willing'

Santaana (California), December 15: A Southern California judge is being publicly admonished for saying a rape victim "didn't put up a fight" during h...
824
gunmankilled20
US school shooting: 20 children among 28 dead

Newtown (Connecticut), December 15: A man opened fire Friday inside two classrooms at the Connecticut elementary school where his mother was a teach...
825
M_corruption
Malaysia is world champion in corruption

Washington, December 13: Despite Malaysia's high-profile anti-corruption crusade, half of the corporate executives surveyed by a global corrupt...
826
sikh
Sikh soldier wears turban on palace guard duty

London, December 12: Britain's Ministry of Defence says a Sikh soldier has become the first guardsman to parade outside Buckingham Palace while wear...
827
Norwayparent_child
Norway couple convicted for child abuse

Oslo, December 4: The Indian couple facing criminal charges of "gross or repeated maltreatment" of their child were convicted on Tuesday. ...
828
somali
At least 26 killed in Somali clan battles

Mogadishu, December 2: Fierce fighting between heavily armed rival clans in war-torn Somalia has killed at least 26 people in a dispute over gra...
829
Mittal
Lakshmi Mittal, French govt strike deal over disputed Florange unit

Paris, December 1: Steel giant ArcelorMittal and the French government have reached an agreement on the persisting deadlock over the company's plans...
830
indian_origin
Indian-origin hedge fund manager Mathew Martoma freed on $5 million bond

  New York, November 27: An Indian-origin hedge fund portfolio manager, charged with participating in one of the "most lucrative" insider tr...
831
After_years_22
After 19 years, Belgian finds out his wife was a man

London, November 27: A 64-year-old Belgian man wants to have his marriage annulled after he discovered that his Indonesian wife of 19 years had ...
832
Hijab_in_US_parliment
Hijab first in British parliament

  London, November 24: A 16-year-old girl is thought to have become the first person to speak from the House of Commons despatch box in the ...
833
blast_copy
Blast kills 20 in Rawalpindi Shia procession

Islamabad, November 22: Twenty people have died in Pakistan's Rawalpindi city when a powerful explosion ripped through a Shia procession, police sai...
834
Her_Blood
‘Church didn’t teach to put child before mother’

London, November 21: Amid a raging debate on the country’s strict abortion laws, Ireland’s Catholic bishops have said that the church “has nev...
835
Ob
India a big part of my plan, Obama tells PM

  Phnom Penh, November 20: "India is a big part of my plan," US President Barack Obama told Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday after he was c...
836
UNGA
India votes against UNGA resolution banning death penalty

United Nations, November 20: India was among the 39 countries that voted against a UN General Assembly draft resolution which called for abolishin...
837
obama_inducts_indians
Obama inducts record number Indian-Americans into his administration

  Washington, November 19: The small Indian-American community - constituting just about one per cent of the US population never had it so good as...
838
sunita_williams_return_earth
Sunita Williams returns to Earth after 4 months in space

Houston, November 19: Record-setting Indian-American NASA astronaut Sunita Williams along with two other cosmonauts returned to Earth Sunday, afte...
839
University_yangon
Myanmar forces accused of attacks on Muslims

  Bangkok, November 18: Myanmar local security forces killed Muslim villagers and assaulted people trying to flee a fresh outbreak of sectarian vi...
840
o1
In first post-election news conference, Obama lays out second term

  Washington, November 15:President Obama said in his victory speech last week that “elections matter.” On Wednesday, he made clear how much t...
841
Sendai-bomb
World War II bomb removed from airport in Japan

Tokyo, November 14: A military squad has safely removed a 250-kilogram World War II bomb found two weeks ago near the runway of a major airport in n...
842
indra
Obama invites Indra Nooyi for consultation on economy

  Washington, November 14: United States President Barack Obama has invited at least three Indian-Americans, including PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi,...
843
China_migran
CPC to address concerns on rising inequality

  Beijing, November 13: Top Communist Party of China (CPC) officials on Monday pledged to expand the construction of low-income housing and to pr...
844
pee_power
African teens come up with 'pee-powered' generator

London, November 12: In a breakthrough, four teenage schoolgirls in Nigeria have invented a ‘pee-powered’ generator that converts one litre of...
845
dia33
76-carat Indian diamond to be auctioned at Christie's

Geneva, November 9: Archduke Joseph, one of the rarest and most famous diamonds in the world, with its origin traced to ancient Golconda mines of An...
846
TULSI-GABBARD-CONGRESS
Hindu-American Tulsi Gabbard elected to US Congress

  Washington, November 7: Tulsi Gabbard today created history by becoming the first Hindu-American to be elected to the the US House of Representa...
847
obama_copy_copy_copy
Obama fends off Romney, economy to win second term

  Washington, November 7: Barack Obama captured a second White House term, blunting a mighty challenge by Republican Mitt Romney as Americans vote...
848
mission
Mission Accomplished: Sunita,Akihiko tackle ISS coolant leak

  Houston, November 2: Indian American record-setting NASA astronaut Sunita Williams along with another cosmonaut today troubleshot an ammonia lea...
849
maryam-jameelah
Woman Islamic scholar Mariam Jameela passes away

  Lahore, November 1: Islamic scholar Maryam Jameelah who reverted to Islam at the age of 27 passed away here on October 31 after prolonged illne...
850
sandai_airport
Japan airport reopens with WWII bomb still there

  Tokyo, October 31: A huge World War II bomb uncovered near a busy runway was underneath a shield of concrete and sandbags today as flights resum...
851
Hafiz_Saeed
Hafiz Saeed offers Americans storm aid

Islamabad, October 31: A Pakistani militant leader with a $10 million US bounty on his head has offered aid to Americans hit by superstorm Sandy. ...
852
Obama_emergency
Hurricane Sandy could endanger 50 million people, Obama declares emergency

  New York, October 30: Hurricane Sandy threatened some 50 million people on the heavily populated East Coast on Monday, and forecasters warned th...
853
storm_hit_new_york
Havoc as Sandy makes landfall; 13 dead, 5.7m people without power

  New York, October 30: Superstorm Sandy slammed into the New Jersey coastline with 80 mph winds on Monday night and hurled an unprecedented 13-fo...
854
hurricane-sandy
Hurricane Sandy: Emergency declared in New York

New York, October 29: Hurricane Sandy, a menacing monster of a storm that forecasters said would bring "life-threatening" flooding, churned toward s...
855
Muslim_convert
Ibiza party girl finds true love and happiness in new religion

Ibiza, October 27: Her conversion from Ibiza party girl to hijab-wearing Muslim in barely three months may well raise a few eyebrows – and she a...
856
Imran_khan
Imran Khan taken off US-bound plane in Toronto

Toronto, October 27: Pakistani cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan was taken off a New York-bound plane here and claimed that he was questioned...
857
Kabul_suicide_bomber
Suicide bomber kills 41 in Afghan mosque: official

  Kabul, October 26: A suicide bomber killed at least 41 people, including five children, when he struck at a mosque in northern Afghanistan after...
858
Saanvi
$30,000 reward offered for information on missing Indian baby Saanvi Venna

King of Prussia, October 25: The local police and the Telugu community have announced a $30,000 reward for information  leading to the safe return of...
859
another_teen_hina_khan-taliban_threat
After Malala, Taliban threaten another Pakistani girl

Islamabad, October 23: The Pakistani Taliban have threatened to attack another schoolgirl for exposing their atrocities, the Dawn reported on Monday...
860
india_students_in_germany
Indian students in Germany need not pay to study: Envoy

New Delhi, October 22: Germany, a hub of quality scientific research and innovation, is keen to attract the brightest Indian minds for further studi...
861
shooting
Three killed, 4 injured in US shooting; Officials say it’s not terrorism

Washington, October 22: Three people were killed and four others injured when a suspected gunman, who was later found dead, opened fire at a spa in a ...
862
masjid
Extremists storm mosque in historic Poitiers

  Paris, October 21: A group of extremists has stormed an unfinished mosque in the historic city of Poitiers in western France in a display of...
863
extramarital13206y
Hindus and Muslims 'least likely to engage in premarital sex'

Washington, October 18: Hindus and Muslims are less likely than Christians and Jews to have premarital sex, and Muslims are least likely among peopl...
864
obama-romney-debate-round
Round 2 goes to Obama; slams Romney's outsourcing plans

  Washington, October 17: A decidedly more aggressive President Barack Obama went on the offensive right from the word go as he clashed with...
865
thread_in_hand
Hindu thread stirs race row in South Africa

 Johannesburg, October 15: A white South African music teacher is facing racism charges after allegedly taunting a young Hindu boy for the past three...
866
Narendra_Modi_Visa
Will evaluate Modi visa application on merits: US

Washington, October 12: Without directly naming Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, a senior State Department official has said that US will evalu...
867
Malala_Yousufzai
Why the world cares so much about Malala Yousufzai

  Islamabad, October 11: A 14-year-old Pakistani schoolgirl campaigner shot by the Taliban had defied threats for years, believing the good work s...
868
UN_Population_going_hungry
UN: One in eight of world population going hungry

  Rome, October 10: One out of every eight people in the world is chronically undernourished, the United Nations’ food agencies said yesterday, ...
869
Pak-teen-blogger-295x200_m
School girl who blogged against Taliban attacked in Pak

Islamabad, October 9: A 14-year-old Pakistani girl, who emerged as an unlikely champion of peace in the former Taliban stronghold of Swat, was serio...
870
hina
Pak under fire for delaying visa agreement with India

October 7: A Pakistani parliamentary panel on Friday criticised the Interior Ministry for the delay in implementing a new visa agreement with India, w...
871
US_employee
US jobless rate tumbles to near 4-year low

Washington, October 6: The US unemployment rate dropped to a near four-year low of 7.8 percent in September, a potential boost to President Barack O...
872
Olivia-Manning
12-year-old girl has IQ higher than Einstein's

  London, October 5: With an IQ of 162, a 12-year-old schoolgirl in UK has been rated brainier than even Albert Einstein and Stephen Hawking.   ...
873
French_rapper
French rapper stuns fans, makes first TV appearance wearing hijab

  Paris, October 3: Amid a nationwide debate in France surrounding attitudes towards the Islamic veil, or hijab, a French rapper has surprised fan...
874
American_killed
Two Americans killed in confused Afghan shootout

  Kabul, October 1: Two Americans were killed in Afghanistan during an exchange of fire between NATO-led forces and the Afghan army that may have ...
875
Lavrov
Russia helps U.S., Syria establish contact, Turkey in shock

  Dubai, September 30: With a little bit of help from Russia, the Americans and the Syrians have established contact with each other, sending shoc...
876
love
Khar's husband says 'rubbish' rumours aimed at maligning wife

Islamabad, September 27: Pakistan Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar's husband Feroz Gulzar has rubbished rumours about differences in their relat...
877
Passport
Australia to introduce label-free visa for Indians from October 1

  New Delhi, September 27: Now Indians travelling Down Under will not have to face the hassles of getting a visa labelled on their passport, as Au...
878
Khar-Bilawal
Hina-Bilawal love rumour sets Pak abuzz

  Islamabad, September 26: It’s a story that’s got all the makings of a huge political scandal. A rumoured romance between Bilawal Bhutto Zard...
879
Manaslu_
Nine dead, four missing as avalanche hits Mount Manaslu climbers in Nepal

Kathmandu, September 23: An avalanche swept away climbers and their camps on the world's eighth highest mountain in northwestern Nepal on Sunday, ki...
880
Space_Shuttle
US space shuttle Endeavour lands in Los Angeles after final flight

Los Angeles, September 22: The US space shuttle Endeavour took its final flight, making a spectacular series of flypasts over California before la...
 
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