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Spain cancels sale of 400 laser-guided bombs to Saudi Arabia

Madrid: Spain said Tuesday it has cancelled a 2015 deal to sell 400 laser-guided bombs to Saudi Arabia, which is…

Arif Alvi elected as 13th Pakistan President

Islamabad: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) candidate Arif-ur-Rehman Alvi was on Tuesday elected as the 13th President of Pakistan, the result data…

Rave party in Hyderabad; 12 detained

Hyderabad: City Police on Tuesday detained 12 men for allegedly participating in a rave party at a farm house on…

Qatar agrees abolition of exit visa system

Doha: Qatar has approved legislation to scrap controversial exit visas which require all foreign workers to obtain their employers' permission…

Flood-ravaged Kerala: Deadly ‘rat fever’ kills at least 12 people

Kochi: "Rat fever" has killed at least 12 people with another 54 suspected fatal cases in the southern Indian state…

Saudi Arabia seeks ‘death penalty’ for prominent cleric: Reports

Riyadh: Saudi Arabia's public prosecutor sought the death penalty against prominent cleric Sheikh Salman al-Awda at the start of his…

Abida Khan, held for killing daughter needed psychological help

NEW DELHI: 27-year-old Abida Khan had penned down her thoughts in a registered days before she allegedly strangled her seven-month-old…

Woman scholar arrested for calling BJP govt. ‘fascist’, gets bail

CHENNAI: A court in Tuticorin in Tamil Nadu on Tuesday granted bail to the 25-year-old research scholar, Lois Sofia, who…

Bridge collapses in Kolkata, several feared trapped

Majerhat: In a tragic incident, a section of a bridge in South Kolkata's Majerhat came crashing down, on Tuesday. While…

Soldiers should be allowed usage of social media, smartphones: Army chief

Army chief Bipin Rawat has said that Army personnel can't be denied the use of smartphones, underlining that social media…

AMU opposes dropping of ‘Muslim’ from university’s name

NEW DELHI: Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) on Monday issued a formal response to the University Grants Commission in the matter…

After sports, bogus cadets misuse NCC quota to bag medical seats

HYDERABAD: After the allegations to get admission into MBBS under the sports quota with fake credentials resulting in an inquiry,…

Complaint filed as groom spied bride’s phone

An engaged couple scheduled for marriage parted ways because of the groom's spying on the bride and suspecting her character.…

Currency notes are the carriers of diseases; CAIT calls for investigations

New Delhi: The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has called for an investigation to assess the possibilities of diseases…

Petrol will be Rs 100 a litre: Naidu hits at Modi government

Chandrababu Naidu, the Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh criticised the Narendra Modi-led government for a continuous rise in diesel and…

Amend ‘Bigamy’ in Hindu law: Law panel

New Delhi: The Law commission after carefully going through ‘bigamy’ issue among Hindus suggested “swift legislative action” against Bigamy as…

32-year-old Dilshad shot dead

NEW DELHI: A 35-year-old man was shot dead after two unidentified men opened fire on him in broad daylight. The…

WhatsApp rolled out a major update, here are the new features

Facebook-owned WhatsApp has rolled out a new update 2.18.9, which includes notification extension support in which when you receive photos…

BJP training manual says “Jihadi” and “Masihi” are the biggest threat to country

New Delhi: A manual of Bharatiya Janata Party released for its workers and office-bearers claimed that Maoists, also called Naxals,…

Shocking Video: 70-YO retired policeman brutally beaten to death

Allahabad: A disturbing incident of a retired senior Policeman in UP brutally beaten to death using sticks in broad daylight…