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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......

Lessons to be learnt from the Infosys clash

'Let us hope that with Nandan, like Cincinnatus back on his farm, taking over the reins, Infosys will not only regain its vigour and momentum, but vastly improve upon its achievements as a global......

Travelling India in a wheelchair

Travel companies Cox & Kings and Thomas Cook explore initiatives aimed at tapping the niche market of travel packages for kids and the disabled. IMAGE: Cox & Kings launched a division, Enable......

Why NaMo, Rahul, Kejri etc MUST watch Newton

'Will anything change for you after the election?' And the man said, 'Kuch nahin badlega.' And he had a smile on his face. He knew nothing was going to change. IMAGE: Rajkummar Rao in and as......

7 shades of emotion, Bollywood style

Love, fear, sadness, and much more, seen through the filmi lens. Hindi film songs contain many beautiful emotions. Dinesh Raheja, who has written 101 Haiku, tries to capture these eternal emotions,......

PIX: Kavita Kaushik's Mauritius holiday

Stars go for the loveliest holidays -- exotic locations with a lot of adventure thrown in. We bring you their travels in a special series. Karisma Kapoor took a European holiday. Sidharth......

Review: Wonder Woman: A befitting hurray to girl power. And more!

There's a lot more to Wonder Woman than the obvious.It's a magnificent superhero vehicle, a sparkly love story, a touching coming-of-age and a befitting hurray to girl power, notes Sukanya Verma.......

'I spent two days with Salman...'

'I had no idea who Shashi Kapoor was.' 'He was at Prithvi theatre and everybody said, "Oh my God, that's Shashi Kapoor!"''I asked, "Who is that?"''I didn't know him when I first photographed......

PHOTOS WC qualifiers: Argentina held; Cape Verde shock SA

The small island nation of Cape Verde shook up the African qualifiers as they registered a second successive win over South Africa that suddenly sees a country of 500,000 inhabitants in with a......

Football PHOTOS: Ronaldo, Lukaku shine with hat-tricks

Images from the football World Cup qualifying matches on Thursday. Ronaldo grabs hat-trick as Portugal beat Faroes 5-1 IMAGE: Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after completing his hat-trick.......

PHOTOS: Rohit, Dhoni lift India to series-clinching win

IMAGE: Rohit Sharma, left, with Mahendra Singh Dhoni during the third ODI in Pallekele. Photograph: Dinuka Liyanawatte/Reuters Rohit Sharma once again showed his class in the limited overs format......

Diamond League PIX: Farah wins final track race after rival trio collide

  IMAGE: Britain's Mo Farah celebrates winning the gold medal in the men's 5000 metres run at the IAAF Athletics Diamond League in Letzigrund Stadium, Zurich on Thursday. Photograph: Arnd......

Gayle, Samuels return to Windies squad for England ODIs

IMAGE: Chris Gayle makes a comeback into the ODI squad after the 2015 World Cup. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images There was some rare good news for West Indies cricket when Chris Gayle and......
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Thousands flee as Bali volcano threatens to erupt

More than 35,000 people have fled a menacing volcano on the Indonesian tourist island of Bali, fearing it will erupt for the first time in more... ...

http://newsonair.nic.in/news.asp?cat=International&id=IN19107
Fears of dam collapse add to Puerto Rico's misery after hurricane

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (Reuters) - Puerto Rico's governor met mayors from around the ravaged island on Saturday after surveying damage to an earthen... ...

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Are you brave enough to try the world’s highest waterfall climb in New Zealand?

You’ll need a head for heights to tackle the new South Island attraction. ...

http://www.breakingnews.ie/discover/are-you-brave-enough-to-try-the-worlds-highest-waterfall-climb-in-new-zealand-807027.html
Rescue efforts continue as death toll climbs to 33

Part of the island is lacking communications so what we have are some preliminary assessments about 13 deaths at this juncture: Puerto Rico... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/international/hurricane-maria-rescue-efforts-continue-as-death-toll-climbs-to-33-117092201264_1.html
Hurricane Maria lashes Turks and Caicos, fresh flooding in Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria lashed the Turks and Caicos Islands on Friday and was blamed for fresh flooding on Puerto Rico, where it had already destroyed... ...

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