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Why abrogation of the Indus Waters Treaty sucks

'Make no mistake, depriving water deliberately to a nation of 190 million people is a repugnant idea.''The world community won't forgive us,' warns Ambassador M K Bhadrakumar. Yashwant Sinha,......

PHOTOS: Rajasthan forts, Mt Fuji on the World Heritage List

United Nations' World Heritage Committee, during its 37th session held in Cambodia from 16-17 June, decided to include 19 new cultural and natural properties on the prestigious World Heritage List.......

Indian rescue team's plan of action for Japan

As the nuclear crisis in quake-hit Japan escalates, nations across the world rush to its rescue. Search teams from United States and Britain have been serving in Japan for days now and India will......

World condemns Israel's midsea mayhem

United Nations members and officials came out in strong condemnation of Israel's attack on a humanitarian flotilla headed to the Gaza strip on Monday, with its chief Ban Ki Moon seeking a 'full......

Today, over 1 billion people are hungry: UN chief

United Nations chief Ban Ki-Moon on Monday said the presence of one billion hungry people in the world was unacceptable and noted that farmers are the 'heart and soul' of food security and poverty......

Mr Gopichand's healthy choice

Brand ambassadors and their lackeys are busy opposing the idea of being held accountable, even though they are ready to take all the money, says Sunita Narain. Pullela Gopichand, bottom, left, is......

Why the outlook for globalisation is bleak

Although the returns from outward-looking policies are less today, substantial gains can still be made with good policies and initiatives, says Shankar Acharya. Twenty years from now, if the world......

Coca-Cola bottling plant in troubled waters again

Beverages major Coca-Cola is again in troubled waters. While it has for quite a while faced questions on over-usage of groundwater in its bottling plants, there is now a First Information Report......

Smart cities: How Surat will get a grand makeover

Here's a five-part series on smart cities. We begin with Surat as the city prepares for a new future.  IMAGE:  There will be a world of difference from how things are now in......

Green energy jobs: India ranks 5

  Indian wind energy industry had installation of about 2.5 Gw and employment at a steady 48,000. India ranks fifth in the world in renewable energy job creation, with 416,000 employed in the......

'Priyanka convinced me that she is in a very happy place'

'Priyanka is very, very kind-hearted... kind to a fault. She is too kind. That is something people do not know...'Fascinating insights about PeeCee from her mom, Dr Madhu Chopra. Part 1: The......

Swiss-based trade union to inspect Qatar 2022 World Cup sites

A global trade union for construction workers that has criticized labour conditions in Qatar will inspect soccer stadiums being built for the 2022 World Cup in the Gulf Arab state. The Geneva-based......

Prince Ali says FIFA needs to speed up reforms

IMAGE: Jordan's Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein (left), president of the Jordanian Football Association, speaks with Reuters journalist Suleiman al-Khalidi during an interview, in Amman, Jordan, on......

2018 WC qualifiers: Swiss stun Portugal; Otamendi equaliser saves Argentina

IMAGE: Switzerland's Breel Embolo fights for the ball Portugal's William Carvalho and Bernardo Silva. Photograph: Ruben Sprich /Reuters. Switzerland struck twice in quick succession to stun Euro......

'Narsingh would have won the silver if he had competed in Rio'

- 'There is no fault on part of the federation. NADA is the final authority on doping in India, they gave Narsingh clearance.' - 'UWW gave its nod for Narsingh's participation, IOC gave its......

PHOTOS: The gold medallists on Day 14 at Rio Olympics

Check out the gold medallists on Day 14 of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, on Friday: Marin wins Spain's first badminton title IMAGE: Carolina Marin celebrates after winning against PV......
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UNSC Warns North Korea on Human Rights Violations

in World Comments Off on New York (ABC Live): 9 December 2016 Human Rights Violations :Citing human rights violations in the Democratic People's... ...

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Awesome Is What The 2016 National Geographic 'Nature Photographer Of The Year' Winners Are

Greg Lecoeur/2016 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Greg Lecoeur: "During the sardine migration along the Wild Coast of South... ...

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UN interagency operation provides vital aid to 42,000 people in e...

New York, Dec 10 (Just Earth News): Joint efforts by three United Nations agencies the World Food Programme (WFP), the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF)... ...

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President Rodrigo Duterte questions US moralising, ambivalence in Asia-Pacific

President Rodrigo Duterte (Representative Image) In the last six decades, as America came, went and then came again, the Philippines has been... ...

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Strongest Possible Manchester United Line-up If This Argentine Superstar Had Never Left

The Premier League is certainly a competition for the elite footballers of this world. Players of many nationalities and also from many continents... ...

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