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Feb 28, 2015 11:09 PM
“Will ensure that such incidents, from whatever quarter, do not take place under our tenure” Sri Lanka on Saturday declared that it will not allow Chinese submarines to dock in its waters as part of a new policy barring hosting of foreign su
Feb 28, 2015 10:32 PM
Boris Nemtsov, a charismatic former deputy prime minister-turned-Russian Opposition leader, was shot and killed in Moscow on Saturday, officials said. Nemtsov’s death comes just a day before a planned protest against President Vladimir Putin&#8217
Feb 28, 2015 10:29 PM
The United Nations has joined the world community in condemning the killing of writer and blog activist Avijit Roy who was hacked to death in Dhaka on Thursday by suspected radical Islamists. Stéphane Dujarric, spokesperson for the U.N. Secretary-Gen
Feb 28, 2015 09:49 PM
On November 27, after 31 years at the helm of affairs, Mr. Lee Kuan Yew handed in his resignation as the Prime Minister of Singapore. In doing so, he not merely gets an entry into the Guinness Book of World Records but has also set political pundits a
Feb 28, 2015 07:25 PM
‘Jihadi John’, a masked Islamic State militant seen in gruesome videos of beheadings of Western hostages, received anger management therapy in his first year of secondary school in the U.K. after getting into fights. Mohammed Emwazi attended Q
Feb 28, 2015 06:49 PM
A Hindu temple in the US has been vandalised with several windows broken and the word “fear” painted on its wall, the second such incident in America’s Washington state this month. Vandals used bricks to break several windows and then
Feb 28, 2015 04:14 PM
A series of car bombs on Saturday ripped through a crowded marketplace and Shiite militia’s checkpoint, killing a total of 19 people in separate attacks north of the Iraqi capital Baghdad, officials said. Police said the first attack took place th
Feb 28, 2015 11:07 AM
Greece’s new radical left government has no intention of seeking yet another bailout deal from international creditors and will spend coming months trying to ease the terms of its current commitments, the financially struggling country’s Prime
Feb 28, 2015 10:53 AM
President Barack Obama has said that the world has made “extraordinary strides in driving back Ebola” because of the efforts of the US, Liberia and other partners. However, both the leaders said that more must be done to combat the disease. Ad
Feb 28, 2015 09:33 AM
Republican leader Bobby Jindal has said he will decide on his 2016 presidential run in the next couple of months. “Supriya (wife) and I are thinking and praying about whether I’ll run — let me tell you this. I will make that decision the
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