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PM inaugurates country's longest river bridge

The UP Chief Minister also highlighted benefits of various Central Government schemes and said no sector has been left untouched during the last three years of ...


India opens longest bridge, linking north-east to disputed state

Modi is however expected to launch more infrastructure projects in Assam later. An Aerial view of the Dhola-Sadiya bridge across River Brahmaputra, inaugurate...


How to stay safe around your grill this summer

Propane or charcoal grills should only be used outdoors. Never leave your grill unattended, and keep children and pets at least three feet away from the gri...


World Health Organization confirms first three cases in Ahmedabad

The World Health Organisation has confirmed that three cases of Zika virus were reported in the Indian city of Ahmedabad in January. " India has strength...


Relief material from India reaches flash flood-hit Sri Lanka

Troops have been deployed for rescue operations and the Home Ministry has set up a 24-hour relief center for the people affected. "We have reports of places whe...


Student who planted bomb on Jubilee Line sentenced to 15 years

On October 20 a year ago, Smith, who was then 19, headed to his college in Holloway, north London, carrying a rucksack packed with explosives and ball-bearing s...


British Airways computer outage hits travelers

Passengers have been told not to travel to the London airports because of "extreme congestion" at the terminals, with all BA planes grounded. It said the term...


Modi marks three years in power by opening India's longest bridge

The 9.15-kilometer Dhola Sadiya bridge over Brahmaputra river will give faster and easier access to the Himalayan state, which China refers to as South Tibe...


Maneka Gandhi lauds govt's new rules on cattle slaughter

The women and child development minister said ailing and unhealthy cattle also reach the markets but the new rule will ensure that such things don't happen....


Vettel shows speed again with fastest time in final practice

Hamilton had a near miss early into Q2 when his vehicle wobbled at the Massenet turn and he complained of a lack of grip. But drivers behind him in qualifyin...


Super Eagles Nigeria play 1-1 draw with Corsica in friendly

Nigeria conceded an early goal via a penalty and also equalised with a penalty. Striker Mandrici scored the opener for Corsica in the 5th minute via a penalty...


Peddling lies, celebrating non-performance & propaganda: Congress on Modi govt's 3 years

Social Media In charge, Divya Spandana, said that media management, propaganda, platitudes and acronyms have been the only success stories. Now it has changed ...


Monaco F1 Grand Prix 2017 Qualifying: Results, pole position, starting grid, drivers

Vettel left it late but pushed Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas back to third. An F1 rarity sent ripples through the F1 paddock: meticulous Mercedes go...


Sarfraz says Pakistan have 'nothing to lose' in Champions Trophy

We have just played a very good series in the West Indies , where the players performed very well. "The entire country is praying for a win against India a...


G7 fails to agree on climate change because of Trump's refusal

The deadly attack in Manchester was carried out by a suspected Islamist militant of Libyan descent who grew up in Britain. The other six powers in the Group ...


Thousands of fidget spinners are seized by customs due to choking fears

A US government agency has launched an investigation into the popular fidget spinner toys. "They also are learning a lot of physics", she said, explaining h...


President Trump wrapping up his first international trip on Saturday

However, the United States has refused to recommit to the agreement, saying it will make a decision next week. With May and Trump among four new faces in th...


Modi inaugurates India's longest river bridge in Assam

BJP government's "Modi Fest", is it a celebration of people? "Since independence, for the first time it seems that there is a government of the people at Cent...


Government Will Not Go Back on Its Promise on Black Money: Modi

The senior Congress leader said KCR has the habit of telling lies and misleading people was his nature but people have realised it now, and they won't fall in...


McCain: Turkish ambassador should get 'the hell out'

Washington sees the YPG as a distinct entity and a valuable partner in the fight against Islamic State. Should Germany decide to place its troops elsewhere, Tur...


Unrest in Kashmir will end soon: Amit Shah

Amit Shah said as much today, making it clear that the BJP's mission was to cross the current tally of 282 in the next election. He also said that there is s...


Ethiopia's Dr.Tedros won WHO Director General despite protests

After a long, bruising campaign that began in 2015, Tedros beat out two other contenders, David Nabarro of Britain and Pakistani physician Sania Nishtar , fo...


BC political parties very close to reaching deal, Green leader says

He once again reiterated a promise that the Greens were "on track" to make a formal announcement by Wednesday about how they'll operate in the legislature when ...


GOP senators say tough report complicates health care bill

In some regions, people with pre-existing medical conditions and others who were seriously ill "would ultimately be unable to purchase" robust coverage at premi...


Melania Trump slaps away Donald's hand after arriving in Israel

Former President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle Obama hold hands during a ceremony in 2015. Melania has been a source of discussion during her hu...


Trump budget director defends social safety net cuts

The government hasn't run a surplus since the late 1990s when a budget deal between Democrat Bill Clinton and congressional Republicans combined with the lo...


India's longest bridge over Brahmaputra to bring Assam, Arunachal Pradesh closer

Bhupen Hazarika . With Dhola-Sadiya bridge, people will get 24X7 connectivity between upper Assam and Eastern part of Arunachal Pradesh. In their memorandum...


Trump's budget slashes billions in Medicaid, CHIP funding

He said on the other hand, despite what critics say, Democrats truly care about national defense and the rhetoric from either side is unhelpful to the natio...


Wilbur Ross heartened by lack of protestors in Saudi Arabia

With controversy surrounding alleged ties between his campaign and Russian Federation looming in the U.S., President Trump arriving in Saudi Arabia where ...


Toll in Sri Lanka floods increases to 100

Almost 500 homes were either damaged or destroyed due to flooding as well as landslides, DMC director of operations Rear Admiral A.A. P. Liyanage told AFP . ...


Merkel says G7 debate on climate was "very unsatisfying"

That means the G7 is unlikely also to reprise its oft-used terminology against protectionism, after Trump in Brussels this week reportedly described the G...


It Sure Looks Like the Pope Threw Some Shade at Donald Trump

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday that the Cardinal Secretary of State brought up climate change when meeting with Trump and encouraged him no...


New York City Beaches Will Have Free Sunscreen This Summer

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, ultraviolet rays are an invisible form of radiation that comes from the sun, sunlamps and tann...


Trump Slams NATO Allies Standing Feet Away for Not 'Paying…

Finally, he thanked the 9/11 Museum in NY for providing a section of the North Tower and the people of Germany for a section of the Berlin Wall to be displayed ...


Oil drops after OPEC-led output cut extension falls below expectations

Oil had climbed back above US$51 a barrel after Saudi Arabia and non-Opec member Russian Federation rallied support from the Organisation of Petroleum Export...