Jul 24, 2014 12:55 AM
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry flew into Tel Aviv, Israel, for diplomatic parleys on Wednesday despite the Federal Aviation Administration’s “Notice to Airmen” on Tuesday informing U.S. airlines that they were “prohibited from
Jul 24, 2014 12:52 AM
The plane, travelling from a southern Taiwan city to the Penghu islands, was attempting an emergency landing amid adverse weather conditions At least 47 people were feared killed when a TransAsia Airways turboprop aircraft crash landed on an island off
Jul 24, 2014 12:40 AM
Two planes carrying 40 coffins bearing victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 landed on Wednesday in the southern city of Eindhoven, and pro-Russian rebels shot down two fighter jets in Ukraine’s restive east as fighting flared in the regi
Jul 24, 2014 12:27 AM
Sri Lanka will never act in a manner prejudicial to India’s national interests, Foreign Minister G.L. Peiris told Parliament here on Tuesday.Mr. Peiris’ remarks came in response to a query from Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe of the Unit
Jul 23, 2014 10:41 PM
Hindu-Americans are not regarded as warmly as Jewish people, Catholics, Evangelical Christians and Buddhists, according to a recent poll by the Pew Research Centre, which noted that Hindus here were given an average rating of 50 on a scale of 100, and low
Jul 23, 2014 10:35 PM
As the Indian administration gears up to launch a civil nuclear cooperation blitz with the U.S. and reiterate its petition to join the Nuclear Suppliers Group during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Washington in September, industry experts s
Jul 23, 2014 07:38 PM
The British government has confirmed that the two black boxes from Malaysian airlines Flight MH 17 that crashed in eastern Ukraine killing 298 on board have been handed over to British investigators. A release from the Department for Transport said that
Jul 23, 2014 07:32 PM
In telephone chat with her counterpart, Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh calls LoC firing by Pakistan “an impediment to peace.” The Foreign Secretaries of India and Pakistan will meet on August 25 to discuss a road map for dialogue, two years
Jul 23, 2014 07:16 PM
The TransAsia Airways flight crashed when attempting to make an emergency landing in the city of Magong. Taiwan’s Central News Agency says a plane has crashed in a failed emergency landing, killing 51 people. The news agency cited the head of th
Jul 23, 2014 06:43 PM
The biography by Tarun Vijay, a BJP MP and a journalist, is published by Sichuan University’s South Asia Study Centre. A biography of Prime Minister Narendra Modi titled ” Modi—Incredible emergence of a star” has been published i
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