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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......

At massive parade, Xi says China will cut troop levels by 3,00,000

Chinese President Xi Jinping has announced that the 2.3 million strong People's Liberation Army, the world's largest, will be trimmed by three lakh. Xi made the announced while speaking at 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......

Check out these amazing undersea structures!

Poseidon Undersea Resort is the world's first seafloor resort at Fiji island. Located 40 feet under the water in a luxurious ambience, this resort offers a unforgetable experience. The Poseidon......

'Girls called me the sexiest villain'

'My parents once went to watch Rajkumar Kohli's Insaniyat Ke Dushman. In the film, I "rape" Anita Raaj.' 'My father was very upset. My mother left the theatre.' 'Years later, my father asked me to......

PIX: When Bollywood went cruising!

Here's looking at Bollywood's tryst with  luxury cruise liners. Planes, planets or palaces, they all tell stories. The creative world of filmmaking counts on it. Every now and then, viewers......

Shah Rukh Khan: Prayers with all in Nepal

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities:A 7.9 magnitude earthquake and its aftershocks hit Nepal and India over the weekend. Several Bollywood stars turned to Twitter to......

Sri Lanka reeling under $23 mln debt after WC

Despite Sri Lanka's success on field at the recently concluded cricket World Cup, the Emerald Island's cricket Board has faced losses to the tune of $23million. Sri Lanka Cricket on Monday said it......

Silly Point: Will Sri Lanka butcher Kenya?

After Kenya stunned the Lankans in the 2003 World Cup, the Island nation would be keen to get their revenge and send a message to their oppostion. Rediff staffers Manu Shankar and......

Team India's cup of woes

The Caribbean Islands immediately evoke emotions of joy, fun and frolic. Yet, in two World Cup outings, first in 2007 (ODI) and now in 2010 (T20), the Indian cricket team has left its fans......

Atapattu quits as Sri Lanka coach after India defeat

Former Sri Lanka captain Marvan Atapattu resigned as chief coach of the national cricket team following the 1-2 Test series defeat to India. His resignation comes after the island nation's......

India's Report Card: 10 for Ashwin; 9 for Ishant!

Virat Kohli's young team showed heart by bouncing back after losing the first Test. Harish Kotian/Rediff.com assesses the Indian side after the 2-1 series triumph. IMAGE: The Indian team after its......
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Libya rival government calls for regional conference to tackle migrant influx | Reuters

TRIPOLI A rival government controlling western Libya has asked Arab and European countries to hold a regional conference this month to help the... ...

http://m.firstpost.com/world/libya-rival-government-calls-for-regional-conference-to-tackle-migrant-influx-reuters-2420536.html
The water world off Thailand

The coral reefs off Similan Islands in Thailand offer a tryst with whale sharks, manta rays and the many hues of diversity I t is fairly early on a... ...

http://forbesindia.com/article/play/eat-sleep-dive-repeat-the-water-world-off-thailand/40923/1
Family took deadly trip as Canada denied refuge

Three-year-old Aylan Kurdi, whose body was photographed facedown in the surf in images that have horrified the world, set out for Europe only after... ...

http://www.ahmedabadmirror.com/news/world/Family-took-deadly-trip-as-Canada-denied-refuge/articleshow/48792935.cms
Pictures of drowned boy shock world

Turkish police officer stands next to a migrant child’s dead body that washed ashore in Bodrum, southern Turkey (Photo : AFP) Harrowing pictures... ...

http://www.asianage.com/international/migrant-crisis-pictures-drowned-boy-shock-world-127
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