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Two tourists from Tuticorin killed
by Special Correspondent
22 Oct 2014 at 9:55pm
Two persons from Tuticorin district were killed in a road accident near Chekkanoorani in the early hours of Thursday.The police identified the deceased as S. Anburaj (35) of Meelavittan and...
Woman gangraped by trio
22 Oct 2014 at 9:31pm
A married woman was allegedly gangraped by three people here when she was alone in her house in the Janakpuri locality in the Civil Lines area, police said.
According to SHO Chander Kiran...
Modi visits Siachen to meet soldiers on Diwali
22 Oct 2014 at 9:02pm
Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Siachen on Thursday to spend some time with soldiers on Diwali and convey the message there that every Indian stands shoulder-to-shoulder with them.
Canada PM terms shooting rampage as 'terrorism'
22 Oct 2014 at 8:03pm
Referring to the recent shootouts that have rocked the nation as 'terrorism', Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper said in his address to the nation that, ?Canada will never be intimidated.?
14 killed, 65 injured in Iraq bomb attacks
22 Oct 2014 at 7:20pm
At least 14 people were killed and 65 wounded in two car bomb attacks in the Iraqi capital city Wednesday, a police source said.
A car bomb went off near the National Theater in Baghdad?s...
Nigerian parliament approves $1 bn loan to fight Boko Haram
22 Oct 2014 at 2:41pm
The Nigerian House of Representatives on Wednesday approved President Goodluck Jonathan?s request to borrow not more than one billion dollars to tackle the security challenges facing the country.
Libyan Army troops advance into Benghazi
22 Oct 2014 at 2:03pm
Libyan Army troops on Wednesday pushed into Benghazi, the first time in two months that government forces had entered the eastern city, which has been under control of Islamist militias.The...
Mexico: Mayor linked to deadly attack on students
22 Oct 2014 at 1:12pm
The mayor of a town in southern Mexico ordered a police attack that resulted in six deaths and the disappearance of 43 students who remain missing weeks later, the country?s top prosecutor said on...
U.S. confirms one cache of arms fell in hands of Islamic State
22 Oct 2014 at 1:00pm
The U.S. on Wednesday confirmed that the Islamic State has seized at least one bundle of arms supply airdropped by it for the Kurdish fighters near the Syrian town of Kobani.?Yesterday we a...
Attack on Canadian Parliament ?extremely disturbing?: Modi
22 Oct 2014 at 12:18pm
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday expressed serious concern over the attack on Canadian Parliament in Ottawa, terming it as ?extremely disturbing?. ?The news of attack in Ottawa...
Barack Obama speaks to Harper on Canada shootings: White House
22 Oct 2014 at 12:31pm
U.S. President Barack Obama on Wednesday spoke with Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper about the shootings that took place both inside and outside the premises of Canada?s Parliament, the White...
Ebola responsible for 4,877 deaths: WHO
22 Oct 2014 at 11:36am
Ebola is now believed to have killed 4,877 people globally and that the spread of the lethal virus remains ?persistent and widespread? in West Africa, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on W...
U.S. diplomat to visit Tripura
by Syed Sajjad Ali
22 Oct 2014 at 11:29am
A U.S. delegation headed by Consul General for eastern India Helen LaFave would undertake a three day visit to Tripura later this month. A State government official said that the team would arrive...
BJP MLA offers to vacate his seat for Gadkari
by Pavan Dahat
22 Oct 2014 at 2:46pm
The Bhartiya Janata Party(BJP) MLA from Nagpur (East) constituency, Krishna Kophde, has offered to vacate his seat for senior BJP leader Nitin Gadkari in case the Union Minister decides to co...
Chandrababu Naidu seeks people?s cooperation to reconstruct Visakhapatnam
22 Oct 2014 at 2:19pm
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday sought people?s cooperation to reconstruct Visakhapatnam city with the help of the Centre so that it withstands all types of cyclone...