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October 21, 2017
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...
Mumbai terror attack mastermind and Jamat-ud Dawah (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed and his four aides have been detained for “spreading terrorism in the name of jihad”, Pakistan’s interior ministry  told a judicial review board. Mumbai terror attack mastermind and Jamat-ud Dawah (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed and his four aides have been detained for “spreading terrorism in the name of jihad”,...
Russia has blocked China's most popular social messaging app WeChat, saying its internet service operator failed to register certain laws with the related government bodies in the country, according to information posted on the regulator’s website on Friday. China's WeChat, the popular social media app developed by Shenzhen-based company, Tencent Holdings. The company said on Saturday it was "deeply sorry"...
China has launched its first domestically designed and built aircraft carrier, state media said on Wednesday, as the country seeks to transform its navy into a force capable of projecting power onto the high seas,according to sources. Demonstrating the growing technical sophistication of its defence industries. The 50,000-tonne new aircraft carrier, which will join an existing one bought from Ukraine...