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December 13, 2017
A 54-year-old paedophile British national was arrested by Delhi Police for allegedly sexually assaulting minor blind children in National association for the blind (NAB) in south Delhi’s RK Puram. Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police, south district, Chinmay Biswal, said the accused has been identified as Murray Ward who is a frequent visitor and also associated as a regular donor...
The former president of Pakistan Pervez Musharraf on Thursday gave clear indications that fugitive underworld don Dawood Ibrahim is in Karachi. This comes a day after Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi asserted that Dawood, the main accused in the 1993 serial blasts in Mumbai, is in Pakistan. Musharraf was talking to a Pakistani news channel when he said, "...
In connection to a scandal that has already toppled former South Korean president Park Geun Hye, a South Korean court sentenced the acting chairman of Samsung, Lee Jae Yong, to five years in prison on finding him guilty of offering bribes and other crimes in return for favours. Yong, who is south Korea’s third-richest man and heir to the sprawling...
Russian air force has killed over 200 Islamic State fighters who were on their way to the Syrian city of Deir al-Zor, Defence Ministry of Russia said on Monday. After being pushed out by Syrian land forces and Russia’s air force from the south of Raqqa province and the west of Homs Province, the terror group is concentrating around Deir...
Astronomy and space research is a dream for many. It is a pride to contribute and also work for one of the world's greatest space agency, NASA. NASA, recently called for the post of Planetary Protection Officer. This position in NASA has been since 1960s. The space agency received several applications from all around the globe. A fourth grader from New...
After a tense round of negotiations, G-20 nations on Saturday reached a compromise on climate change, the last remaining issue of contention at the summit. Every country except the United States declared that the Paris climate change agreement is 'irreversible' and must be implemented 'swiftly.' The U.S., on the other hand, declared its intention to pull out of the...
Climate change will sharply boost the frequency of lethal heatwaves even if humanity caps global warming at 2°C, the core goal of the Paris Agreement, scientists said on Monday. A heat wave is a prolonged period of excessively hot weather, which may be accompanied by high humidity, especially in oceanic climate countries. While definitions vary, a heat wave is measured...
Ireland is all set to welcome its youngest prime minister. It is also the first time Ireland will have a prime minister of Indian origin. Leo Varadkar, a gay son of an Indian immigrant is now all but certain to become the next prime minister of Ireland. The Fine Gael party chose Leo Varadkar to be its leader, on Friday. This...
The first Arab-Islamic-American Summit, held this Sunday, 21 May in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, was nightmarish for Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his delegation. The popular sentiment among the majority of Pakistani media delegation was that of a total humiliation of the sole Muslim nuclear power because not only there was no mention of Islamabad’s role against global terrorism but...
Within 10 days of India approaching the International Court of Justice (ICJ) for immediate suspension of the death sentence awarded to former Indian Navy official Kulbhushan Jadhav by a Pakistani military court, the world court has pronounced its judgement after hearing both sides earlier this week. The ICJ on Thursday unanimously stayed the impending hanging of Jadhav in Pakistan. courtesy:www.deccanherald.com Pakistan must...