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WWII vintage bomb found in Andaman islands
20 Oct 2014 at 12:34am
Last week, locals had spotted the bomb in Tamaloo village of Car Nicobar island and the matter was reported to the defence tri-service Andaman Nicobar Command.
Spanish nurse cleared of Ebola
20 Oct 2014 at 12:15am
Teresa Romero, who was hospitalised in Madrid on October 6, will have to undergo a second test before she can be declared free of the deadly virus, the Spanish government said.
Narendra Modi to address joint session of Australian parliament
19 Oct 2014 at 11:52pm
Narendra Modi will be the first Indian Prime Minister to address a special joint session of the Australian parliament during his visit to the country to attend the G20 summit in Brisbane next month.
South Korea warns North against 'reckless provocation'
19 Oct 2014 at 10:38pm
South Korea warned North Korea on Monday against further "reckless" provocations following a series of minor border skirmishes that have heightened military tensions ahead of planned high-level talks.
US military airdrops weapons, ammunition to Kurds near Kobane
19 Oct 2014 at 7:28pm
The American military provided weapons, ammunition and medical supplies to Syrian Kurds in the battleground city of Kobane, US Central Command said Sunday, in a move likely to anger key ally Turkey.
Japan industry minister resigns over make-up scandal: Reports
19 Oct 2014 at 6:02pm
Japan's industry minister resigned over claims she spent political donations on make-up and other items unconnected to politics, reports said, in a blow to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
John Kerry in Indonesia seeking Asian support against Islamic state
19 Oct 2014 at 6:00pm
US secretary of state John Kerry arrived in Indonesia for Joko Widodo's presidential inauguration on Monday, seeking more help from Southeast Asian leaders in the US-led effort against Islamic State in the Middle East.
Lufthansa cancels flights due to pilots strike; train stoppage strands millions
19 Oct 2014 at 4:02pm
German airline Lufthansa canceled 1,450 flights after a pilots union called for a strike on Monday and Tuesday, adding to travelers' misery after millions were left stranded by a weekend-long train drivers' stoppage.
US to issue new Ebola care guidelines, watch lists to shrink
19 Oct 2014 at 4:00pm
The United States will issue strict new guidelines telling American health workers to cover their skin and hair when dealing with Ebola patients, a top health official said on Sunday, while some of the dozens of people being watched for possible exposure to the virus are expected to be cleared.
EU's Barroso says cap on migrants to UK against rules
19 Oct 2014 at 3:55pm
Limiting the number of migrants to Britain from within the European Union would be against EU law, outgoing European Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso warned in London on Sunday.
Anti-nuke activist Udhayakumar quits AAP
19 Oct 2014 at 6:24am
Noted anti nuclear activist and convener of People's Movement Against Nuclear Energy S P Udhayakumar has quit Aam Aadmi Party, saying he was doing so as he felt it was not paying attention to people of south Tamil Nadu.
Assembly elections 2014: NOTA secures third place in Naxal-hit Gadchiroli
19 Oct 2014 at 5:50am
The NOTA (None of the Above) option received the third highest number of votes in Gadchiroli constituency, the hotbed of Naxals, during the assembly election in Maharashtra.
Assembly elections 2014: Rahul Gandhi congratulates BJP
19 Oct 2014 at 3:54am
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Sunday congratulated BJP for its success in Maharashtra and Haryana elections.
Assembly elections 2014: BJP's Anil Vij is first winner from Haryana
18 Oct 2014 at 10:37pm
BJP's Anil Vij on Sunday became the first winner in the Haryana assembly elections.
20 injured in new Hong Kong protest violence
18 Oct 2014 at 8:06pm
Hong Kong police clashed with protesters early Sunday, with the government saying 20 people were injured in a fourth night of violence after nearly three weeks of largely peaceful pro-democracy rallies.