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Belgian media reports blast outside criminology institute

Published on 29-Aug-2016
RTBF said no one was injured but that damage at the site is significant. Police have deployed in force and sealed off the area.

An explosion rocked Belgium's criminology institute in the capital Brussels, but there were no injuries reported...

Police find no gunman at Los Angeles airport

Published on 29-Aug-2016
Earlier, police said they were searching the terminals and social media posts showed many people fleeing Los Angeles International Airport amid rumours of a possible shooting. reuters file photo

Police said no gunman has been found and no shots were fired at Los Angeles International Airport after reports...

China, Pak may counter any Indian disruption to CPEC: expert

Published on 28-Aug-2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Chinese scholars are "deeply disturbed" by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's recent reference to Balochistan, a senior expert today...

Mid-air horror as engine torn apart, US flight diverted

Published on 28-Aug-2016
The Southwest Airlines flight from New Orleans to Orlando, Florida, was forced to make an emergency landing in Pensacola after one of its engines fell apart over the Gulf of Mexico, the New York Daily News reported.

Over 100 people on board US' Southwest Airlines flight had a lucky escape when a part of the plane's engine...

Indian-origin boy devises breast cancer treatment

Published on 28-Aug-2016
Krtin Nithiyanandam. Screengrab

A 16-year-old Indian-origin boy in the UK has claimed to have found a treatment for the most deadly...

Trump vows to begin deportations immediately if sworn in

Published on 28-Aug-2016
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. Reuters file photo

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump linked illegal immigration and employment Saturday...

19 MQM offices razed, over 200 unit offices sealed in Pak

Published on 27-Aug-2016
Policeman stands guard at an entrance gate with wax-sealed padlock, beside a poster depicting Altaf Hussain, leader of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) political party, after paramilitary forces sealed the headquarters in Karachi. Reuters photo

Further cracking down on Pakistan's MQM, authorities have demolished around 19 of the party's offices...

Turkey allows policewomen to wear Islamic headscarf

Published on 27-Aug-2016
Rulings published in the official gazette come into force immediately. The ruling Islamic-rooted Justice and Development Party (AKP) has long pressed for the removal of restrictions on women wearing the headscarf in the officially secular state. Screengrab

Turkey has for the first time allowed policewomen to wear the Islamic headscarf as part of their uniform...

Pak further needles India, Sharif despatching 22 spl envoys to world capitals

Published on 27-Aug-2016
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.  Reuters file photo

Further needling India on the Kashmir issue, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today nominated 22...

Flights to India affected by Colombo airport upgrade

Published on 27-Aug-2016
 The airport will remain closed from 8.30 AM to 4.30 PM each day for runway maintenance work from January 6, 2017, to April 6, 2017, it said. DH file photo for representation

Sri Lankan Airlines has announced the cancellation of flights from Colombo to Chennai, Trichy, Cochin and Bangalore...

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Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha during her forthcoming movie Akira's promotion in Mumbai...

Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha during her forthcoming movie Akira's promotion in Mumbai...

Ranbir Kapoor displays creations by Kunal Rawal during the Lakme Fashion Week in Mumbai...

Ranbir Kapoor displays creations by Kunal Rawal during the Lakme Fashion Week in Mumbai...

Bollywood actor Shilpa Shetty displays the creation of fashion designer Anushree Reddy...

Bollywood actor Shilpa Shetty displays the creation of fashion designer Anushree Reddy...

Pooja Hegde displays the creation of fashion designers Monica Shah and Karishma Swali...

Pooja Hegde displays the creation of fashion designers Monica Shah and Karishma Swali...

Dilip Tirkey aand sand artist Sudarshan Patnaik unveil a jersey in front of a sand image...

Dilip Tirkey aand sand artist Sudarshan Patnaik unveil a jersey in front of a sand image...

An Idol Lord Ganesha being boarded into a train in Mumbai...

An Idol Lord Ganesha being boarded into a train in Mumbai...

Former South African cricketer Jonty Rhodes enjoys surfing at Kovalam beach near Chennai...

Former South African cricketer Jonty Rhodes enjoys surfing at Kovalam beach near Chennai...

Pascal Mueller competes in the stone put during the Swiss Alpine Wrestling and Herdsman Festival...

Pascal Mueller competes in the stone put during the Swiss Alpine Wrestling and Herdsman Festival...

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germany gives the thumbs up as he holds his trophy...

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germany gives the thumbs up as he holds his trophy...

Bollywood Actor Bipasha Basu displays the creation of fashion designer Sanjukta Dutta collection...

Bollywood Actor Bipasha Basu displays the creation of fashion designer Sanjukta Dutta collection...

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