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Nuclear arms race: World Court rejects Marshall Islands suit against India

The United Nation's highest court on Wednesday narrowly threw out landmark cases brought by the tiny Marshall Islands against India, Pakistan and Britain for allegedly failing to halt the nuclear......

At stroke of midnight, 15000 Bangladeshis became Indian

At the stroke of midnight on Friday, Bangladesh and India swapped tiny islands of land, ending one of the world's most intractable border disputes that has kept thousands in stateless limbo......

Typhoon Haiyan, one of strongest storms ever, slams Philippines

The world's strongest typhoon on record has reportedly hit the Philippines' central islands with 380 kmph wind speed, leading to evacuations of millions of people to high ground and storm shelters......

DESTRUCTIVE FORCE: Pix of world's first underwater N-test

The atoll of Bikini, a necklace of 23 islands located on the northern fringe of the Marshall Islands, was once popular for its sandy beaches and swaying palms that surrounded a tranquil, blue-green......

Hot spots for world's powerful earthquakes identified

Researchers have pinpointed the locations -- like Indonesia's Sumatra Island -- where the world's largest earthquakes are most likely to take place, with greater accuracy than ever before. The......

India steals the show at Bali meet; 'peace clause' stalemate continues

Amid heated talks in a serene Indonesian island resort on the second day of the World Trade Organization’s (WTO’s) ninth ministerial conference (MC9), India swept all off their feet......

Peace Clause: India may lose G33 support

On the first day of the World Trade Organization’s ninth ministerial conference in the picturesque Indonesian island of Bali, India seems to be losing the support of the G33 coalition of......

World's top 10 tax havens

“The biggest providers of financial secrecy are not small, palm-fringed islands as many suppose, but some of the world’s biggest and wealthiest countries,” finds the Financial......

Victims of urbanisation: India, Indonesia and China

The island city of Indonesia serves as a grim reminder of the urban squalor that awaits most Asian cities As world leaders descend once again on Rio de Janeiro next week to take stock of global......

The ancient heritage behind our railway bridges

Of the thousands of railway bridges in India, 36,470 are more than 100 years old, and 6,680 are more than 140 years old! But of these, only 21 rank on the Heritage Directorate of the Indian......

Lunchbox director: From Irrfan to Broadbent to Redford

'One of the director's primary jobs is to make sure that all the actors perform as if they are in the same movie, playing in the same band -- one is not acting in a different band than the......

Review: Rangoon is a grand hotchpotch!

Rangoon is too fuzzy and half-hearted, feels Sukanya Verma. 'Aurat' he scoffs at her apparent naiveté.  'Aurat,' she reminds him, seconds after demonstrating her fruit ninja......

302 films in 365 days!

Aseem Chhabra tell us how he watched 302 films in 365 days on airplanes, on Netflix, Amazon, iTunes, Google, Hulu, DVDs and even on YouTube. As a journalist I often write about films. I see many,......

'I won this at the 'last ever' Golden Globes'

'Once, when I was standing around on the set one day, whining about something -- you know we were gonna work through supper or the long hours or whatever, Tommy Lee Jones said to me, 'Isn't it such......

PIX: Divyanka Tripathi's Awesome Australian holiday!

Celebs go for the loveliest holidays -- exotic locations with a lot of adventure thrown in. So we decided to document their travels with a special series. Shilpa Shetty had a lovely holiday in......

Did vote-buying help Rio secure 2016 Olympic hosting rights?

IOC ethics committee looks into Rio payment claims The organisers of the 2016 Rio Olympics denied on Friday that vote buying helped to secure the Games after a French newspaper reported that a......

Clijsters, Roddick new Hall of Fame inductees

Former world number one players Kim Clijsters and Andy Roddick headlined the International Tennis Hall of Fame's list of 2017 inductees announced on Monday. Belgium's Clijsters, bolstered by a......

'Difficult for Windies to regain glory days in Tests'

IMAGE: Chris Gayle played his last Test in 2014 against Bangladesh. Photograph: Mark Kolbe/Getty Images. West Indies are two-time World T20 champions but the flamboyant Chris Gayle feels "it......

Woods starts fast again, struggles at finish in Hero event

IMAGE: Tiger Woods reacts to his tee shot on the 12th hole during round three of the Hero World Challenge at Albany, The Bahamas. Photograph: Christian Petersen/Getty Images For a third day in a......

Will Woods make a winning comeback at Hero World Challenge?

The 14-times major winner has not competed since finishing 10th at the Wyndham Championship in August 2015, after which he had two operations on his back. IMAGE: Tiger Woods plays his second shot......
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Reuters Sports Schedule at 0001 GMT on Saturday, March 25

Reuters sports schedule at 0001 GMT on Saturday: SOCCER 2018 World Cup qualifying (1945 unless stated) Group A Sweden v Belarus (1700) Bulgaria v... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/sport/report-reuters-sports-schedule-at-0001-gmt-on-saturday-march-25-2367547
Trump's Indonesia business partner says planned resort to respect Bali traditions

The Indonesian business partner of the Trump group has pledged to respect Hindu traditions and follow building height restrictions at a luxury... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-trump-s-indonesia-business-partner-says-planned-resort-to-respect-bali-traditions-2366453
Six Indian-Americans among Ellis Island Medal of Honour

PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi, author Fareed Zakaria are amongst six Indian-Americans nominated for the prestigious Ellis Island Medal of Honour 2017 the... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-six-indian-americans-among-ellis-island-medal-of-honour-2366440
Soccer-World Cup Qualifying European 1st round fixtures

March 24 (Gracenote) - Fixtures from the World Cup Qualifying European 1st Round matches on Friday 1st Round - Group D Friday, March 24 (GMT)... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/sport/report-soccer-world-cup-qualifying-european-1st-round-fixtures-2366450
Taiwan court hears landmark gay marriage case

Taiwan's constitutional court began hearing a landmark case today that could make the island the first place in Asia to allow same-sex marriage. A... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/world-news/taiwan-court-hears-landmark-gay-marriage-case-55480.html

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