The New Indian Express - World - http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/ http://www.newindianexpress.com/ RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 21:10:15 +0530 Sun, 26 Apr 2015 20:59:22 +0530 World Tibet Quake Death Toll 18; China Offers Assistance to Nepal http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Tibet-Quake-Death-Toll-18-China-Offers-Assistance-to-Nepal/2015/04/26/article2784397.ece The death toll in the earthquake in Tibet climbed to 18 with a total of 55 people injured, official media reported. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 20:58:40 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Tibet-Quake-Death-Toll-18-China-Offers-Assistance-to-Nepal/2015/04/26/article2784397.ece Sri Lankan Rescue Team Leaves for Nepal http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Sri-Lankan-Rescue-Team-Leaves-for-Nepal/2015/04/26/article2784394.ece The Sri Lanka army said the first contingent included 44 military personnel and four civil medical consultants. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 20:49:44 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Sri-Lankan-Rescue-Team-Leaves-for-Nepal/2015/04/26/article2784394.ece Nepal Earthquake Kills Six Soldiers http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Nepal-Earthquake-Kills-Six-Soldiers/2015/04/26/article2784390.ece Sun, 26 Apr 2015 20:43:30 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Nepal-Earthquake-Kills-Six-Soldiers/2015/04/26/article2784390.ece Car Bombs Kill at Least 18 Civilians in Iraq http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Car-Bombs-Kill-at-Least-18-Civilians-in-Iraq/2015/04/26/article2784344.ece Baghdad sees near-daily bombings mainly targeting security forces and the country's Shiite majority. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 19:02:37 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Car-Bombs-Kill-at-Least-18-Civilians-in-Iraq/2015/04/26/article2784344.ece Sudan's Pyramids, Nearly as Grand as Egypt's, Go Unvisited http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Sudans-Pyramids-Nearly-as-Grand-as-Egypts-Go-Unvisited/2015/04/26/article2784342.ece The pyramids at Meroe, some 200 kilometers (125 miles) north of Sudan's capital, Khartoum, are rarely visited despite being a UNESCO World Heritage site like those in Egypt. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 18:59:04 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Sudans-Pyramids-Nearly-as-Grand-as-Egypts-Go-Unvisited/2015/04/26/article2784342.ece Climbers Tweet Updates as Avalanches Continue on Everest Slopes http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Climbers-Tweet-Updates-as-Avalanches-Continue-on-Everest-Slopes/2015/04/26/article2784319.ece Climbers in the area tweeted updates about the prevailing conditions around their respective base camps. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 17:59:37 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Climbers-Tweet-Updates-as-Avalanches-Continue-on-Everest-Slopes/2015/04/26/article2784319.ece 6.6 Million People Affected in Nepal Quake: UN http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/6.6-Million-People-Affected-in-Nepal-Quake-UN/2015/04/26/article2784302.ece Some 6.6 million people in Nepal have been affected by the devastating earthquake, the UN office in Kathmandu said. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 16:50:12 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/6.6-Million-People-Affected-in-Nepal-Quake-UN/2015/04/26/article2784302.ece Philippines Urges ASEAN to Stop China in South China Sea http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Philippines-Urges-ASEAN-to-Stop-China-in-South-China-Sea/2015/04/26/article2784272.ece China, Taiwan and ASEAN members Malaysia, the Philippines, Vietnam and Brunei have overlapping claims in the South China Sea. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 15:26:55 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Philippines-Urges-ASEAN-to-Stop-China-in-South-China-Sea/2015/04/26/article2784272.ece Indian-Origin Scientist at MIT Wins USD 250,000 Heinz Award http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Indian-Origin-Scientist-at-MIT-Wins-USD-250000-Heinz-Award/2015/04/26/article2784266.ece The Heinz Awards annually recognise individuals for their extraordinary contributions to arts and humanities. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 15:12:54 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Indian-Origin-Scientist-at-MIT-Wins-USD-250000-Heinz-Award/2015/04/26/article2784266.ece Malala Condemns Killing of Pakistani Rights Activist http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Malala-Condemns-Killing-of-Pakistani-Rights-Activist/2015/04/26/article2784260.ece According to reports, motorcycle-borne assailants attacked Mahmud and her mother after they had left the T2F in a car. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 15:06:08 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Malala-Condemns-Killing-of-Pakistani-Rights-Activist/2015/04/26/article2784260.ece Death Toll Crosses 2,000 in Nepal Quake as Fresh Jolts Felt http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Death-Toll-Crosses-2000-in-Nepal-Quake-as-Fresh-Jolts-Felt/2015/04/26/article2784257.ece Over 5,000 people were also injured in the earthquake and the dozen aftershocks that continued till today, with the strongest measuring 6.7 on the Richter Scale. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 15:00:15 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Death-Toll-Crosses-2000-in-Nepal-Quake-as-Fresh-Jolts-Felt/2015/04/26/article2784257.ece 4 Killed in Balochistan Blast in Pakistan http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/4-Killed-in-Balochistan-Blast-in-Pakistan/2015/04/26/article2784255.ece No one has claimed responsibility for the blast, apparently a random act of terrorism meant to cause panic and fear in the area, he said. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 14:55:56 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/4-Killed-in-Balochistan-Blast-in-Pakistan/2015/04/26/article2784255.ece Nation Sleeps Out in Open, Aftershocks Add to Misery http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Nation-Sleeps-Out-in-Open-Aftershocks-Add-to-Misery/2015/04/26/article2784252.ece No one appeared to trust the four walls of their homes, seeing the enormous devastation all around them as aftershocks continued late into the night and early Sunday morning. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 14:42:17 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Nation-Sleeps-Out-in-Open-Aftershocks-Add-to-Misery/2015/04/26/article2784252.ece 3-Injured Flown From Everest, Aftershock Triggers New Avalanches http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/3-Injured-Flown-From-Everest-Aftershock-Triggers-New-Avalanches/2015/04/26/article2784250.ece The first rescue plane carrying people injured in an earthquake-triggered avalanche that ripped through tents on Mount Everest arrived in Kathmandu. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 14:41:17 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/3-Injured-Flown-From-Everest-Aftershock-Triggers-New-Avalanches/2015/04/26/article2784250.ece Fresh 6.9 Earthquake Rocks Nepal, Causes Panic http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Fresh-6.9-Earthquake-Rocks-Nepal-Causes-Panic/2015/04/26/article2784223.ece Another powerful earthquake measuring 6.9 on the Richter scale shook Nepal on Sunday. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 13:33:17 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Fresh-6.9-Earthquake-Rocks-Nepal-Causes-Panic/2015/04/26/article2784223.ece UN chief appoints new Yemen special envoy http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/UN-chief-appoints-new-Yemen-special-envoy/2015/04/26/article2784197.ece The UN chief appointed a new special envoy to Yemen as pressure grows to return to peace talks while fighting continues in the Arab world's poorest country. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 12:05:23 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/UN-chief-appoints-new-Yemen-special-envoy/2015/04/26/article2784197.ece US unveils 6-year-old report on NSA surveillance http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/US-unveils-6-year-old-report-on-NSA-surveillance/2015/04/26/article2784187.ece The Obama administration today unveiled a 6-year-old report examining a once-secret programme to collect information on Americans' calls and emails, as debate gears up over the coming expiration of a Bush-era surveillance law. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 12:00:06 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/US-unveils-6-year-old-report-on-NSA-surveillance/2015/04/26/article2784187.ece UN chief, Italy PM and EU's Mogherini in Med sea trip http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/UN-chief-Italy-PM-and-EUs-Mogherini-in-Med-sea-trip/2015/04/26/article2784175.ece UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi and EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini will board a vessel in the Mediterranean Sea to show their "solidarity" after a series of boat migrant tragedies, the EU said. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 11:38:17 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/UN-chief-Italy-PM-and-EUs-Mogherini-in-Med-sea-trip/2015/04/26/article2784175.ece Dutchman tapped to head UN Ebola mission http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Dutchman-tapped-to-head-UN-Ebola-mission/2015/04/26/article2784174.ece The United Nations announced today it has nominated Peter Jan Graaff of the Netherlands as the world body's new chief of mission to fight Ebola. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 11:33:58 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Dutchman-tapped-to-head-UN-Ebola-mission/2015/04/26/article2784174.ece Global competencies of India and SA can be of mutual benefit http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Global-competencies-of-India-and-SA-can-be-of-mutual-benefit/2015/04/26/article2784164.ece India and South Africa have global competencies in areas like infrastructure, defence, mining and tourism which can be used for mutual benefit, India's envoy said today. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 11:25:03 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Global-competencies-of-India-and-SA-can-be-of-mutual-benefit/2015/04/26/article2784164.ece UN chief urges Indonesia to spare drug convicts from execution http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/UN-chief-urges-Indonesia-to-spare-drug-convicts-from-execution/2015/04/26/article2784153.ece United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon appealed to Indonesia today to spare from execution a group of death-row drug convicts. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 11:09:51 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/UN-chief-urges-Indonesia-to-spare-drug-convicts-from-execution/2015/04/26/article2784153.ece Thousands march in US capital against gay marriage http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Thousands-march-in-US-capital-against-gay-marriage/2015/04/26/article2784131.ece Several thousand people including religious leaders marched in Washington against same-sex marriage as the US Supreme Court prepares to hear arguments on the deeply divisive issue in the coming days. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 11:03:33 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Thousands-march-in-US-capital-against-gay-marriage/2015/04/26/article2784131.ece Fear and Shock in Nepal as Quake Toll Rises to 2,000 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Fear-and-Shock-in-Nepal-as-Quake-Toll-Rises-to-2000/2015/04/26/article2784125.ece Saturday's magnitude 7.8 earthquake, which was centered outside Kathmandu, was the worst to hit the poor Himalayan nation in over 80 years. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 10:55:51 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Fear-and-Shock-in-Nepal-as-Quake-Toll-Rises-to-2000/2015/04/26/article2784125.ece Two Swedish hostages released in Syria http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Two-Swedish-hostages-released-in-Syria/2015/04/26/article2784124.ece Two Swedish men held hostage in Syria have been released with the help of Palestinian and Jordanian authorities, Sweden's foreign ministry has said. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 10:54:15 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Two-Swedish-hostages-released-in-Syria/2015/04/26/article2784124.ece Volkswagen Chairman Piech Resigns After Dispute Over CEO http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Volkswagen-Chairman-Piech-Resigns-After-Dispute-Over-CEO/2015/04/26/article2784085.ece1 Ferdinand Piech, chairman of the board of Volkswagen AG and a major figure in the German auto industry, has stepped down after clashing with other board members. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 10:38:39 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Volkswagen-Chairman-Piech-Resigns-After-Dispute-Over-CEO/2015/04/26/article2784085.ece1 All You Need to Know About Nepal Earthquake http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/All-You-Need-to-Know-About-Nepal-Earthquake/2015/04/26/article2784050.ece The death toll climbed and aftershocks continued a day after a powerful earthquake struck the Nepal region, triggering an avalanche on Mount Everest and setting off an urgent aid response. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 08:38:32 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/All-You-Need-to-Know-About-Nepal-Earthquake/2015/04/26/article2784050.ece Nepal Earthquake Death Toll Reaches 1,805 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Nepal-Earthquake-Death-Toll-Reaches-1805/2015/04/26/article2784033.ece Nepal's Home Ministry says the death toll from Saturday's devastating earthquake has reached 1,805. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 07:42:55 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Nepal-Earthquake-Death-Toll-Reaches-1805/2015/04/26/article2784033.ece Great Quake Flattens Nepal, Kills 1,500 http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/Great-Quake-Flattens-Nepal-Kills-1500/2015/04/26/article2783427.ece Sun, 26 Apr 2015 06:03:33 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/Great-Quake-Flattens-Nepal-Kills-1500/2015/04/26/article2783427.ece End Sinhala Monopoly, Says Kumaratunga http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/End-Sinhala-Monopoly-Says-Kumaratunga/2015/04/26/article2783525.ece Sun, 26 Apr 2015 06:03:33 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/End-Sinhala-Monopoly-Says-Kumaratunga/2015/04/26/article2783525.ece Sirisena Pitches For Early SL Parliamentary Elections http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Sirisena-Pitches-For-Early-SL-Parliamentary-Elections/2015/04/26/article2783532.ece Present House tough to handle; aims at fulfilling poll promises after winning majority Sun, 26 Apr 2015 06:03:32 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Sirisena-Pitches-For-Early-SL-Parliamentary-Elections/2015/04/26/article2783532.ece Italy Marks 70th Anniversary of Anti-Nazi Uprising http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Italy-Marks-70th-Anniversary-of-Anti-Nazi-Uprising/2015/04/25/article2782832.ece President Sergio Mattarella marked Liberation Day by laying a wreath on the tomb of the unknown soldier in Rome. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 20:51:18 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Italy-Marks-70th-Anniversary-of-Anti-Nazi-Uprising/2015/04/25/article2782832.ece Prominent Pakistan Rights Activist Shot Dead in Karachi http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Prominent-Pakistan-Rights-Activist-Shot-Dead-in-Karachi/2015/04/25/article2782817.ece Sabeen Mahmud, 40, was shot dead by the motorcycle-borne gunmen while on her way home with her mother last evening. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 20:01:36 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Prominent-Pakistan-Rights-Activist-Shot-Dead-in-Karachi/2015/04/25/article2782817.ece Things to Know About the Powerful Earthquake in Nepal http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Things-to-Know-About-the-Powerful-Earthquake-in-Nepal/2015/04/25/article2782806.ece A powerful earthquake struck the Nepal region, causing widespread casualties and triggering an avalanche on Mount Everest. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 19:47:06 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Things-to-Know-About-the-Powerful-Earthquake-in-Nepal/2015/04/25/article2782806.ece Massive Quake Kills Over 700 in Nepal, Rocks North Indian States http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Massive-Quake-Kills-Over-700-in-Nepal-Rocks-North-Indian-States/2015/04/25/article2782796.ece Over 700 people were killed and many more injured when a massive earthquake -- lasting about 20 seconds -- and several strong aftershocks caused widespread devastation in Nepal. India too was affected. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 19:00:08 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Massive-Quake-Kills-Over-700-in-Nepal-Rocks-North-Indian-States/2015/04/25/article2782796.ece Pakistan Offers Help to Nepal, India After 7.9 Magnitude Quake http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Pakistan-Offers-Help-to-Nepal-India-After-7.9-Magnitude-Quake/2015/04/25/article2782789.ece Sat, 25 Apr 2015 18:47:57 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Pakistan-Offers-Help-to-Nepal-India-After-7.9-Magnitude-Quake/2015/04/25/article2782789.ece The World's Strongest Earthquakes Since 1900 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/The-Worlds-Strongest-Earthquakes-Since-1900/2015/04/25/article2782778.ece Sat, 25 Apr 2015 17:59:45 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/The-Worlds-Strongest-Earthquakes-Since-1900/2015/04/25/article2782778.ece Quake-triggered Avalanche Sweeps Everest http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Quake-triggered-Avalanche-Sweeps-Everest/2015/04/25/article2782768.ece Sat, 25 Apr 2015 17:27:26 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Quake-triggered-Avalanche-Sweeps-Everest/2015/04/25/article2782768.ece Sirisena for Early Elections to Get Parliament of His Choice http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Sirisena-for-Early-Elections-to-Get-Parliament-of-His-Choice/2015/04/25/article2782751.ece Sat, 25 Apr 2015 16:48:15 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Sirisena-for-Early-Elections-to-Get-Parliament-of-His-Choice/2015/04/25/article2782751.ece 500 People Killed in Quake, Says Nepal Official http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/500-People-Killed-in-Quake-Says-Nepal-Official/2015/04/25/article2782746.ece Sat, 25 Apr 2015 16:38:33 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/500-People-Killed-in-Quake-Says-Nepal-Official/2015/04/25/article2782746.ece China to Provide 110 Fighter Jets to Pakistan http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/China-to-Provide-110-Fighter-Jets-to-Pakistan/2015/04/25/article2782702.ece Sat, 25 Apr 2015 15:26:47 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/China-to-Provide-110-Fighter-Jets-to-Pakistan/2015/04/25/article2782702.ece US Seeks Clarification From India on Ford Foundation Issue http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/US-Seeks-Clarification-From-India-on-Ford-Foundation-Issue/2015/04/25/article2782698.ece Sat, 25 Apr 2015 15:21:41 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/US-Seeks-Clarification-From-India-on-Ford-Foundation-Issue/2015/04/25/article2782698.ece Key Facts About Nepal, Site of Magnitude-7.9 Quake http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Key-Facts-About-Nepal-Site-of-Magnitude-7.9-Quake/2015/04/25/article2782676.ece Sat, 25 Apr 2015 14:42:13 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Key-Facts-About-Nepal-Site-of-Magnitude-7.9-Quake/2015/04/25/article2782676.ece Human Traffickers Now on Facebook http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Human-Traffickers-Now-on-Facebook/2015/04/25/article2782653.ece Sat, 25 Apr 2015 14:19:22 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Human-Traffickers-Now-on-Facebook/2015/04/25/article2782653.ece Second Earthquake of 7.0 Magnitude Strikes Nepal: CENC http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Second-Earthquake-of-7.0-Magnitude-Strikes-Nepal-CENC/2015/04/25/article2782629.ece Sat, 25 Apr 2015 13:24:00 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Second-Earthquake-of-7.0-Magnitude-Strikes-Nepal-CENC/2015/04/25/article2782629.ece Magnitude-7.9 Quake Hits Nepal, Heavy Damage http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Magnitude-7.9-Quake-Hits-Nepal-Heavy-Damage/2015/04/25/article2782602.ece A strong magnitude-7.9 earthquake shook Nepal's capital and the densely populated Kathmandu Valley before noon Saturday, causing extensive damage with toppled walls and collapsed buildings, officials said. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 12:49:06 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Magnitude-7.9-Quake-Hits-Nepal-Heavy-Damage/2015/04/25/article2782602.ece Italian Police Break Terror Cell 'Plotting Vatican Bomb' http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Italian-Police-Break-Terror-Cell-Plotting-Vatican-Bomb/2015/04/25/article2782546.ece Italy dismantled an alleged Islamist terrorist network with links to al-Qaeda yesterday (Friday), claiming the extremists had planned to attack the Vatican. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 11:53:41 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Italian-Police-Break-Terror-Cell-Plotting-Vatican-Bomb/2015/04/25/article2782546.ece Tories Hope for a Royal Baby Bounce in The Polls http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Tories-Hope-for-a-Royal-Baby-Bounce-in-The-Polls/2015/04/25/article2782531.ece The Conservatives believe that the "feel-good factor" resulting from the imminent birth of the royal baby could give them a much-needed boost in the polls and hope the prince or princess will arrive as close to the election as possible. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 11:45:51 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Tories-Hope-for-a-Royal-Baby-Bounce-in-The-Polls/2015/04/25/article2782531.ece UN Envoy Sees Slim Chances For Success of Syria Talks http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/UN-Envoy-Sees-Slim-Chances-For-Success-of-Syria-Talks/2015/04/25/article2782499.ece Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:49:44 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/UN-Envoy-Sees-Slim-Chances-For-Success-of-Syria-Talks/2015/04/25/article2782499.ece Man Arrested for Flying Drone Over Japan PM's Office http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Man-Arrested-for-Flying-Drone-Over-Japan-PMs-Office/2015/04/25/article2782495.ece Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:44:18 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Man-Arrested-for-Flying-Drone-Over-Japan-PMs-Office/2015/04/25/article2782495.ece Guatemalan Woman Extradited for Smuggling Migrants from India http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Guatemalan-Woman-Extradited-for-Smuggling-Migrants-from-India/2015/04/25/article2782494.ece Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:41:59 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Guatemalan-Woman-Extradited-for-Smuggling-Migrants-from-India/2015/04/25/article2782494.ece Obama Had a Historic Visit to India: US http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Obama-Had-a-Historic-Visit-to-India-US/2015/04/25/article2782492.ece President Barack Obama had a historic visit to India early this year as part of his efforts to deepen America's partnership with India in the Asia Pacific region, a presidential aide has said. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:35:59 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Obama-Had-a-Historic-Visit-to-India-US/2015/04/25/article2782492.ece India Urges Dropping Annual Human Rights Resolution on Myanmar http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/India-Urges-Dropping-Annual-Human-Rights-Resolution-on-Myanmar/2015/04/25/article2782489.ece Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:27:03 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/India-Urges-Dropping-Annual-Human-Rights-Resolution-on-Myanmar/2015/04/25/article2782489.ece Diet Pepsi Dropping Aspartame on Customer Concerns http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Diet-Pepsi-Dropping-Aspartame-on-Customer-Concerns/2015/04/25/article2782467.ece PepsiCo says it's dropping aspartame from Diet Pepsi in response to customer worries and replacing it with sucralose, another artificial sweetener commonly known as Splenda. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 09:15:53 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Diet-Pepsi-Dropping-Aspartame-on-Customer-Concerns/2015/04/25/article2782467.ece UN: High Civilian Toll in Yemen Conflict; At Least 550 Dead http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/UN-High-Civilian-Toll-in-Yemen-Conflict-At-Least-550-Dead/2015/04/25/article2782460.ece With combatants fighting in neighborhoods and Saudi-led coalition warplanes pounding Iran-backed rebels from the sky, Yemen's war is wreaking a particularly bloody toll among civilians. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:35:20 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/UN-High-Civilian-Toll-in-Yemen-Conflict-At-Least-550-Dead/2015/04/25/article2782460.ece US Seeks Clarification from India on Ford Foundation Issue http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/US-Seeks-Clarification-from-India-on-Ford-Foundation-Issue/2015/04/25/article2782456.ece The United States expressed concern over India's crackdown on Ford Foundation and Greenpeace, and said it is seeking 'clarification' on the action.  Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:26:04 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/US-Seeks-Clarification-from-India-on-Ford-Foundation-Issue/2015/04/25/article2782456.ece Wigneswaran's Letter Violated Protocol http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Wigneswarans-Letter-Violated-Protocol/2015/04/25/article2782027.ece Sat, 25 Apr 2015 06:00:53 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Wigneswarans-Letter-Violated-Protocol/2015/04/25/article2782027.ece Eccentrics Camp Out in London Hospital Awaiting Royal Birth http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Eccentrics-Camp-Out-in-London-Hospital-Awaiting-Royal-Birth/2015/04/24/article2781253.ece Eccentrics decked out from head to toe in Union Jack colours are counting down to the latest addition to Britain's royal family. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 22:09:06 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Eccentrics-Camp-Out-in-London-Hospital-Awaiting-Royal-Birth/2015/04/24/article2781253.ece Angelina Jolie Criticizes UN Over Syrian Refugees Issue http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Angelina-Jolie-Criticizes-UN-Over-Syrian-Refugees-Issue/2015/04/24/article2781250.ece Jolie pleaded with world powers to help millions of Syrian refugees, criticizing the UN Security Council for being paralyzed by its division over the four-year conflict. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 22:01:46 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Angelina-Jolie-Criticizes-UN-Over-Syrian-Refugees-Issue/2015/04/24/article2781250.ece Britain's Conservative Party Launches Campaign Song in Hindi http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Britains-Conservative-Party-Launches-Campaign-Song-in-Hindi/2015/04/24/article2781247.ece Britain's Conservative Party has launched a new campaign song in Hindi aimed at wooing Indian-origin voters in the run up to the May 7 general elections. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 21:48:33 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Britains-Conservative-Party-Launches-Campaign-Song-in-Hindi/2015/04/24/article2781247.ece 115 Children Killed Since Start of Saudi-led Yemen Offensive http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/115-Children-Killed-Since-Start-of-Saudi-led-Yemen-Offensive/2015/04/24/article2781245.ece A United Nations report said on Friday that civilian causalities have mounted since the start of the Saudi-led offensive against Shiite rebels in Yemen, with more than 500 civilians killed in the nearly monthlong conflict, including at least 115 children. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 21:44:32 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/115-Children-Killed-Since-Start-of-Saudi-led-Yemen-Offensive/2015/04/24/article2781245.ece Islamic Extremists Planed Suicide Attack in Vatican http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Islamic-Extremists-Planed-Suicide-Attack-in-Vatican/2015/04/24/article2781244.ece Islamic extremists suspected in a bomb attack in Pakistan, had also planned an attack against the Vatican in 2010 that was never carried out Fri, 24 Apr 2015 21:39:57 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Islamic-Extremists-Planed-Suicide-Attack-in-Vatican/2015/04/24/article2781244.ece 25,000 People Take Part in Ramdev's Yoga Camp in Nepal http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/25000-People-Take-Part-in-Ramdevs-Yoga-Camp-in-Nepal/2015/04/24/article2781242.ece Around 25,000 Yoga enthusiasts attended Ramdev's five-day Yoga camp in Nepal that began here today during which he shared with them the techniques of the 5,000-year-old Indian spiritual practice. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 21:34:05 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/25000-People-Take-Part-in-Ramdevs-Yoga-Camp-in-Nepal/2015/04/24/article2781242.ece