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Terrorists kill 41 at Istanbul airport

Published on 29-Jun-2016
Relatives mourn a victim of the blast at Ataturk Airport in Istanbul on Wednesday. REUTERS

Three suspected Islamic State suicide bombers opened fire and blew themselves up in Istanbul's main airport...

Member who blocked India's entry into NSG be held accountable: US diplomat

Published on 29-Jun-2016
Shannon said managing the rise of China was a major challenge and that the US wants to work with India to have a strong and comprehensive presence in the Indian Ocean. PTI file photo

A week after India failed to get entry into Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) due to China-led opposition, the US...

Poll shows Clinton ahead of Trump in key battleground states

Published on 29-Jun-2016
Hillary Clinton.  Reuters file photo

Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump across the board in a new poll of key battleground American states...

London mayor appoints Indian-origin millionaire as deputy

Published on 29-Jun-2016
39-year-old self-made millionaire Rajesh Agarwal grew up in humble surroundings in India and went on to London to set up foreign exchange giant RationalFX. Photo courtesy: @RajeshAgrawalUK/Twitter

London's Pakistan-origin mayor Sadiq Khan today announced an India-born millionaire as his deputy for business...

'For heaven's sake man, go', Cameron tells Corbyn

Published on 29-Jun-2016
Britain's outgoing Prime Minister David Cameron. AP/PTI file photo

Britain's outgoing Prime Minister David Cameron today asked opposition Labour party's embattled leader Jeremy Corbyn...

Dutch petition for Nexit vote gets over 56,000 signatures

Published on 29-Jun-2016
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte arrives on the second day of the EU Summit in Brussels, Belgium June 29, 2016. Reuters Photo.

Dutch campaigners have gathered more than 56,000 signatures on a petition calling for The Netherlands to hold a referendum on whether to leave the EU......

India avoiding talks with Pakistan due to Kashmir: Aziz

Published on 29-Jun-2016
Sartaj Aziz said that the Indian army had stakes in Siachen and when last time both the governments reached an agreement, the Indian army rejected it. AP File Photo.

India was "shying away" from peace talks with Pakistan to avoid discussions on Kashmir and other issues, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's...

Clinton plans to 'staple' green cards on STEM grads' diplomas

Published on 29-Jun-2016
 Clinton announced her intent to create a USD 25 billion Infrastructure Bank that will create a new competitive grant program to give cities, regions, and states incentives to create a 'model digital community.' Reuters Photo.

In an effort to attract the best talented persons from across the globe, presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton...

EU meets without Britain for first time since Brexit vote

Published on 29-Jun-2016
EU Heads of State and Government leave the stage after a group photo at an EU summit in Brussels on Tuesday, June 28, 2016. AP/PTI

Europe's leaders meet today without Britain for the first time following its shock decision to leave the EU...

China netizens threaten boycott of brands endorsed by Gaga

Published on 29-Jun-2016
Yesterday, Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesman Hong Lei declined to comment on reports of ban on Lady Gaga for her meeting with the Dalai Lama but at the same time said the meeting has enraged Chinese people. AP/ PTI

Pop singer Lady Gaga whose albums were reportedly banned in China following her meeting with the Dalai Lama ...

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Villagers looking at a one horned rhinoceros that strayed in...

Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan during the Pro Kabaddi match between Jaipur....

Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan during the Pro Kabaddi match between Jaipur....

Illuminated Mysuru Palace during the marriage....

Illuminated Mysuru Palace during the marriage....

Vice President Hamid Ansari, Congress...

Vice President Hamid Ansari, Congress...

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Fans holds an national soccer team jersey with the name and number of Lionel Messi...

Virat Kohli interacts with children at the launch of Stepathlon Kids...

Virat Kohli interacts with children at the launch of Stepathlon Kids...

Pope Francis, left, and retired Pope Benedict XVI embrace during a ceremony...

Pope Francis, left, and retired Pope Benedict XVI embrace during a ceremony...

Horse-mounted Policemen seen at a road in Kolkata...

Horse-mounted Policemen seen at a road in Kolkata...

An egret takes off in New Delhi on Tuesday...

An egret takes off in New Delhi on Tuesday...

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A typist attends a customer at a street flooded after heavy rains outside Court complex...

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