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Over 2 million Hajjis reach Mina in white robes

Over 2 million Hajjis reach Mina in white robes

Hundreds of thousands of Muslims began the annual Hajj pilgrimage on Wednesday, donning traditional white garments and heading to the tent city of Min...

Nawaz Sharif leaves for London to visit ailing wife

Nawaz Sharif leaves for London to visit ailing wife

Pakistan’s ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif left for London on August 30 to see his ailing wife, Begum Kulsoom, amid speculation that he might not r...

U.S.: Indian student dies in Hurricane Harvey

U.S.: Indian student dies in Hurricane Harvey

A 24-year-old Indian student has died after he nearly drowned in a swollen lake in the US state of Texas where Hurricane Harvey wreaked havoc.Nikhil B...

Facebook and Google rule US mobile app space

Facebook and Google rule US mobile app space

Facebook and Google own the top six apps with the highest reach and account for the top eight apps in the US, a new report has revealed.According to a...

Boko Haram kidnaps nine in Nigeria

Boko Haram kidnaps nine in Nigeria

In Nigeria, Boko Haram terrorists have kidnapped nine people in two separate attacks in which one person was killed and two injured in the country's v...

10 killed as storm Harvey continues its rampage across Texas

10 killed as storm Harvey continues its rampage across Texas

Harvey hurricane battered Texas for the fourth day today even as more heavy rains were expected to lash the region.The forecast has lowered hopes of r...

Pak says any unilateral plans by India on IWT not acceptable

Pak says any unilateral plans by India on IWT not acceptable

Pakistan said that any unilateral plans by India aimed at modifying the terms of the Indus Water Treaty will not be acceptable.Foreign Minister Khawaj...

Bhutan welcomes end of India-China standoff, urges to maintian peace

Bhutan welcomes end of India-China standoff, urges to maintian peace

New Delhi/Thimphu: Bhutan on Tuesday welcomed moves by India and China to withdraw troops from a strategic area which it claims as its territory, endi...

Apple may launch iPhone 8 on Sept 12

Apple may launch iPhone 8 on Sept 12

Apple is expected to launch its next flagship device iPhone 8 on September 12, a media report said.According to the Wall Street Journal, the company i...

One killed in blast near US embassy in Kabul

One killed in blast near US embassy in Kabul

An explosion occurred on a busy shopping street near the heavily-fortified US embassy in central Kabul on Tuesday, officials said, killing at least on...

UNSC to meet today to discuss latest North Korea missile launch

UNSC to meet today to discuss latest North Korea missile launch

The United Nations Security Council, UNSC, will meet today to discuss the latest North Korea missile launch.Reuters citing diplomats said, UNSC wastes...

Hurricane Harvey claims seven lives in Texas

Hurricane Harvey claims seven lives in Texas

In the United States, floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey, which has already killed at least seven people in Texas and was expected to drive tens o...

North Korea fires ballistic missile over Japan

North Korea fires ballistic missile over Japan

The Pentagon has confirmed that North Korea has launched a missile over Japan, in a major escalation by Pyongyang amid tensions over its weapons ambit...

Donald Trump to visit storm-ravaged Texas tomorrow

Donald Trump to visit storm-ravaged Texas tomorrow

US President Donald Trump will visit storm-ravaged Texas tomorrow, even as the administration ramps up its response to the most powerful hurricane to ...

13-year-old Indian origin boy in UK gets top score in Mensa IQ

13-year-old Indian origin boy in UK gets top score in Mensa IQ

A 13-year-old Indian-origin boy in the UK has got the highest possible score of 162 on a Mensa IQ test, placing him in the top one per cent people in ...

Two million pilgrims converge on Mecca for the hajj

Two million pilgrims converge on Mecca for the hajj

Two million Muslims from across the globe are converging on Mecca in Saudi Arabia for the hajj pilgrimage, a religious duty and for some pilgrims the ...

Kabul mosque attack death toll reaches 28

Kabul mosque attack death toll reaches 28

An Afghan official says the number of people killed in an attack on a Shi'ite mosque in the Afghan capital during prayers is at least 28 - up from 20....

Iraqi forces capture Tal Afar area from IS

Iraqi forces capture Tal Afar area from IS

Iraqi forces have dislodged Islamic State from 70 per cent of Tal Afar, a stronghold of the militants in northwestern Iraq, including its central cita...

Buckingham Palace in lockdown after

Buckingham Palace in lockdown after 'sword attack'

A man with a "large knife" who assaulted two police officers outside Buckingham Palace has been arrested.The officers suffered minor injuries and were...

Thai former PM Yingluck flees to Dubai

Thai former PM Yingluck flees to Dubai

Thailand's former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra has fled to Dubai, senior members of her party say, a day after she failed to show up for a negli...

Man with sword nabbed at Queen

Man with sword nabbed at Queen's home

The man caught outside Buckingham Palace with a metre-long sword is being questioned by British counter-terrorism police.The man drove at a police van...

China interested in stable Afghanistan due to infrastructure project : US

China interested in stable Afghanistan due to infrastructure project : US

Washington, August 26: A senior Trump administration official has said China might be interested in stability in Afghanistan and South Asia as it is b...

Iraqi forces Islamic State citadel Tal Afar

Iraqi forces Islamic State citadel Tal Afar

Iraqi forces have driven the Islamic State from central Tal Afar and its historic citadel, they said on Saturday, placing them on the verge of fully r...

China to shut 6,000 non-coal mines by 2020 to improve safety

China to shut 6,000 non-coal mines by 2020 to improve safety

China will shut 6,000 non-coal mines in an effort to reduce mining accidents and deaths by 2020, the State Administration of Work Safety said in the f...

UK: Man shouts

UK: Man shouts 'Allahu akbar', attacks police outside Buckingham Palace

London : A man arrested under the Terrorism Act after deliberately driving at police outside Queen Elizabeth II's Buckingham Palace residence in Londo...

North Korea fires three missiles into sea: US

North Korea fires three missiles into sea: US

North Korea today launched three ballistic missiles into the sea east of the Korean Peninsula, US military officials said, dispelling President Donald...

15 killed in attack in north Cameroon

15 killed in attack in north Cameroon

Fifteen people have been killed in an overnight attack in north Cameroon. Security sources said, the attack took place in the town of Gakara close to ...

US imposes financial sanctions on Venezuela

US imposes financial sanctions on Venezuela

The United States has slapped strong financial sanctions on Venezuela, barring banks from any new deals with the government.White House Press Secretar...

At least 20 killed in mosque attack in Kabul

At least 20 killed in mosque attack in Kabul

In Afghanistan, at least 20 woeshippers were killed and 50 others injured in an hour-long suicide bomb and gun attack on a mosque in capital Kabul on ...

India,Pak,China jointly present credentials to South Africa Prez

India,Pak,China jointly present credentials to South Africa Prez

In a rare event, the envoys of India, Pakistan and China presented their credentials simultaneously to South African President Jacob Zuma.At the event...

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Should India offer shelter for the Rohingya refugees on the basis of humanitarian grounds?

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