Pope Francis Met Patriotic Myanmar Leader Sitagu Sayadaw

Yangon.  Pope Francis spoke to interfaith leaders at the archbishop's residence and met separately with a prominent but controversial Buddhist leader. His meeting with Buddhist monk Sitagu Sayadaw was "always in...

Egypt blames Muslim Brotherhood leaders for church blast

Cairo, Dec 13.  Egypt on Tuesday accused Muslim Brotherhood leaders of fleeing to Qatar for training and financing the perpetrators of the church bomb attack in Cairo."The investigations revealed that a man...

World Bank cancels $100m loan to Pakistan

Islamabad, Dec 8. The World Bank has cancelled a $100 million loan approved for a natural gas efficiency project, citing a lack of interest on the part of a Pakistani gas distribution...
Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Khamenei

US not after eradicating IS terror: Khamenei

Tehran, Dec 12. Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Khamenei has said that the US was not willing to eradicate the Islamic State, and accused it of rather making efforts to preserve some terror...

NIA charge-sheets Masood Azhar in Pathankot terror attack

New Delhi, Dec 19 - The NIA on Monday filed a charge-sheet in the Pathankot terror attack case naming Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Maulana Masood Azhar among three others."The NIA has today (Monday) filed...

Bangladeshi Hindus have security, but have feeling of insecurity : Tripura Governor

Agartala, Dec 22 - The Hindu minority in Bangladesh are safe still have a feeling of insecurity, Tripura Governor Tathagata Roy has said."Bangladesh government has taken steps to provide security to the...

SSB trooper killed, six security men injured in Kashmir attack

Srinagar, Oct 14 - A Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) trooper was killed and six other security personnel injured when guerrillas attacked their convoy on the outskirts of Srinagar on Friday evening, police...
Geelani's son arrested, family barred from meeting Hurriyat hawk

Geelani’s son arrested, family barred from meeting Hurriyat hawk

Srinagar, Oct 22 - Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani's elder son, a doctor at a government hospital here, was on Saturday arrested by the Jammu and Kashmir Police, family sources told.Naeem...

HC dismisses plea to ban face veils, burqas

New Delhi, Nov 15 .  The Delhi High Court on Tuesday dismissed a plea seeking directions to ban face veils, burqas and helmets at public places because of security issues and growth...
I am an innocent yogini, says drugs accused ex-star Mamta Kulkarni

I am an innocent yogini, says drugs accused ex-star Mamta Kulkarni

Mumbai, Sep 9 - Former Bollywood actress Mamta Kulkarni, an accused in a Rs 2,000 crore narcotics drugs case, on Friday denied all allegations against her, saying she was a "yogini" and...

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BCCI to Reward Mithali & Co. Rs 50 Lakh Each For...

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) have announced that each member of the Indian women's team will get Rs 50 Lakh...

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History

Ancient Roman villa uncovered near Florence

Florence, Oct 21.  Archaeologists have unearthed a luxurious ancient Roman villa complete with thermal baths and stunning mosaics near the central Italian city of Florence...