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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......

Achhe din is here! India 39th most competitive economy in the world

On the index, India has a score of 4.52 while that of Switzerland is 5.81 India has climbed 16 places to the 39th rank on the Global Competitiveness Index prepared by the World Economic Forum as......

The Jurassic World Contest: Win COOL Prizes!

All you have to do is answer a simple question! Now, here's you're chance to watch Jurassic World on television. The film, starring our very own Irrfan Khan, is set in the fictional island of......

Umrika comes to India!

Umrika, which won the audience award in the World Cinema Dramatic Competition section at the Sundance Film Festival in 2015, finally releases in India. Aseem Chhabra spoke to its director Prashant......

'India will never cease to confound me'

IMAGE: A scene from India in a Day. 'The family in Assam, where we see the little girl washing her face in the gutter before she heads to school, to me that is a shocking story.''But there are......

The Indian film that received a standing ovation in Venice

'The nicest thing is that it is not my film.''People bring their own stories and life histories to the film.' Shubhashish Bhutiani, 25, recently took his first feature film Mukti Bhawan (Hotel......

'Karan Johar said he was blown away by our performance'

'We have been getting e-mails for assignments and events. People from random islands, like Seychelles, called us to perform for India's independence day. It's crazy to see how the internet affects......

PHOTOS: France, Belgium and Dutch post big wins

Images from the World Cup qualifier matches on Friday: France ease 1993 memories by crushing Bulgaria IMAGE: France's Kevin Gameiro, left, celebrates scoring a goal with his team mates.......

PHOTOS: Ronaldo scores four as Portugal flatten nine-man Andorra

IMAGE: Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates with his team mates after scoring a goal against Andorra. Photograph: Rafael Marchante/Reuters Cristiano Ronaldo scored four goals, including two in......

Plea talks under way in FIFA bribery case as US trial date set

IMAGE: FIFA logo outside their headquarters in Zurich. Photograph: Harold Cunningham/Getty Images Several defendants charged in a wide-ranging corruption case involving soccer's global governing......

Has Bolt proposed to his long-term girlfriend?

IMAGE: Usain Bolt with long-term girlfriend Kasi Bennett. The caption read: ‘President and First Lady’. Photograph: Instagram. After sparking controversy with his late-night antics......

Olympic champ Puig sets sights on Grand Slam victory

IMAGE: Olympic champion Monica Puig of Puerto Rico wants to capitalise on her victory, both on and off the court. Photograph: Kevin Lamarque/Reuters. Put the rubbish out, get the shopping done,......
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Time for Asians to rise

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