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November 5, 2017
At least 10 people were killed and another 50 people were injured after an explosion on a metro train of the St. Petersburg Metro system, in the Russian city, on Monday afternoon, Russian authorities said. Victims said there were children among the injured in the explosion that has forced the shutdown of the entire metro system of the Russian...
Ahead of the admission season of the 2017-18, the University Grants Commission (UGC) and the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) on Monday released on its website a list of 23 fake universities and 279 fake technical institutes that are operating in India. Students seeking for various Under Graduation and Post-Graduation Courses in Engineering colleges get disappointed with...
In a suspected case of racist attack, a priest, Rev.Tomy Kalathoor Mathew, 48,from Thamarassery diocese in Kozhikode,Kerala was stabbed by a white man at the altar at Fawkner North in Melbourne, Australia. Racism may be the reason the priest was stabbed in the neck moments before he was about to say mass at a Melbourne church,as per reports. According to Australian...
Gilgit-Baltistan
Pakistan's frivolous planning of declaring Gilgit-Baltistan region as its fifth province is creating a political turmoil in the region. Baloch leaders have warned Islamabad of grave repercussions stating that this development will only lead to a massive uprising by the people of Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK). Calling Pakistan's action unrealistic and impossible on every level while speaking to ANI here, United...
At least 31 people have been killed and 45 others wounded after a pair of suicide bombers attacked the main judicial building in the Syrian capital of Damascus and a restaurant on the outskirts of town on Wednesday (March 15), state media reported. The first suicide bomber targeted the Palace of Justice and detonated his explosive vest inside the main...
There has been outrage in the local tourism industry which relies on Raja Ampat's natural wonders for its survival. Coral grows in the waters off Raja Ampat's Kri Island located in eastern Indonesia's Papua region. The pristine coral reefs were cruelly smashed by a British owned cruise ship. This caused extensive damage in the remote corner of Indonesia. The researchers...
India on Wednesday slammed Pakistan for abetting cross-border terrorism and said Islamabad’s continued support to terror groups is the “main challenge” for New Delhi,Indian diplomat Nabanita Chakrabarti told the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva. “Terrorism is the grossest violation of human rights and should be acknowledged so by any impartial and objective observer,”she said. "Apart from becoming world's...
Violations against children in war-torn Syria were the highest on record in 2016, among the six years since the beginning of the war in 2011, said a UNICEF report on Monday. In a grim assessment of the war’s impact on children, the United Nations child relief agency (UNICEF), said that the last year recorded a drastic rise in the instances...
At least 46 Iraqis were killed and more than 100 others were wounded on Saturday when a twin suicide bombing targeted Shiite pilgrims in the Syrian capital, Damascus, according to Syria's interior minister and AFP reports. Saturday’s twin bombing was one of the bloodiest attacks in the Syrian capital, a monitoring group said. Syria State TV aired footage from the...
South Korea's Constitutional Court has formally removed impeached President Park Geun-hye from office over a corruption scandal that has plunged the country into political turmoil, worsened an already-serious national divide and led to calls for sweeping reforms. Ms Park's "acts of violating the constitution and law are a betrayal of the public trust," acting Chief Justice Lee Jung-mi said. "The...