Oct 25, 2014 08:31 PM
Speaking at the end of a European Summit in Brussels, an angry David Cameron said that a surcharge of £1.7 billion that the European Commission has asked the United Kingdom to pay by December 1 was “completely unacceptable”.“I&#8217
Oct 25, 2014 02:35 PM
Pakistan Commerce Minister Khurram Dastagir Khan has said the country would continue to trade with India despite border tensions.The minister said on Friday that the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) government is committed to increasing regional trade
Oct 25, 2014 01:45 PM
Iran has hanged a woman convicted of murdering a man she said was trying to rape her. The official IRNA news agency said Reyhaneh Jabbari was hanged at dawn on Saturday for premeditated murder. It quoted the court ruling as rejecting the claim of attempte
Oct 25, 2014 01:05 PM
The authorities in Mali have confirmed the death of the country’s first Ebola patient, a two-year-old girl, a media report said Saturday.The World Health Organisation (WHO) has said the child had travelled by a bus from Guinea through Mali and showe
Oct 25, 2014 12:27 PM
Pakistan’s Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has decided to introduce biometric machines at the Islamabad airport to detect fake passports, a media report said on Saturday. An FIA immigration official said that biometric machines will be integrat
Oct 25, 2014 11:44 AM
The famous theoretical physicist professor Stephen Hawking is now on Facebook, asking fans to be “curious”. In his first Facebook post, Prof. Hawking said: “I have always wondered what makes the universe exist. Time and space may forev
Oct 25, 2014 09:50 AM
A nurse, who caught Ebola while caring for a Dallas patient, who died of the disease walked out of hospital virus-free on Friday and into open arms. Nina Pham got a hug from President Barack Obama in the Oval Office at the White House. And outside the h
Oct 25, 2014 09:32 AM
A 62-year-old Indian man has been sentenced to eight months in jail by a US court for groping a woman seated next to him aboard a flight from Houston to Newark in March this year. Devender Singh, who lives in Louisiana, had in September pleaded guilty bef
Oct 25, 2014 09:20 AM
A coal mine shaft collapsed in northwestern China, killing 16 miners, Xinhua said on Saturday. Another 11 miners were injured in the disaster that struck just before midnight on Friday in Tiechanggou township outside the Xinjiang regional capital of Ur
Oct 25, 2014 08:49 AM
The 10-day tour to be the Prime Minister’s longest visit abroad since assuming office. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to extend his tour to Myanmar and Australia next month, by adding a short hop to the Fiji Islands as well, making the 1
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