The New Indian Express - World - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 09:12:51 +0530 Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:27:36 +0530 World Sanders loyalists bash Clinton nomination, clash with police After Clinton was nominated, group of Sanders supporters exited convention site to hold a sit-in inside a media tent. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:22:32 +0530 Clinton makes history as Democratic presidential nominee Sanders delegates expressed frustration with their candidate's defeat, but were drowned by ecstatic Clinton supporters. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 07:36:52 +0530 Chicken scent offers hope for malaria prevention A team of insect experts began their investigation after noticing that mosquitoes stay away from chickens. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 01:16:27 +0530 28 killed, scores injured in floods, landslides across Nepal As many as 75 houses collapsed in some 10 districts due to the floods. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:44:01 +0530 The Latest: Kaine's wife resigns as VA education secretary Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine is Hillary Clinton's running mate and will be formally nominated at the convention. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:33:36 +0530 Solar plane completes epic round-the-world trip Cheers and applause broke out as it touched down before dawn in Abu Dhabi after the final leg of a marathon trip. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:09:37 +0530 The Latest: Hollande telephone pope about church attack Hollande assured the pope that everything will be done to protect the churches of France and other houses of worship. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:01:49 +0530 Many factors make France the top IS terror target in Europe Hollande argues that France is their top enemy on the continent because of his homeland's reputation as a cradle of human rights and democracy. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 22:55:19 +0530 2 suicide car bombs near UN offices kill 13 in Somalia Somalia's Islamic extremist rebels, al-Shabab, claimed responsibility for the bombings, according to the group's Andalus radio station. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 22:16:59 +0530 Miami police headquarters evacuated over suspicious package The all-clear was given Tuesday less than two hours after the package was spotted outside the building about 10 a.m. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:49:34 +0530 Rare mass killing raises questions about security in Japan The suspect, identified as 26-year-old Satoshi Uematsu, had worked at the facility from 2014 until February. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:44:43 +0530 Video captures lightning bolt striking Empire State Building A stunning video shows a lightning bolt striking the Empire State Building during a storm passing through New York City. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 21:36:21 +0530 The Latest: Nun says slain priest was forced to kneel A nun who was in the church during Tuesday's attack said the 86-year-old priest was forced to the ground before his throat was slit. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:58:13 +0530 IS attackers hit Europe four times in two weeks In just two weeks, Europe has suffered four attacks claimed by the Islamic State jihadist group -- two each in France and Germany. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:33:13 +0530 IS claims attack on French church Three of the hostages were freed unharmed, and another person was in a critical condition, said Brandet. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:27:35 +0530 India and China to get special economic zones in Sri Lanka An Indian delegation will be in the island next week to begin talks on a framework for the Economic and Technical Cooperation Agreement. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:07:04 +0530 British Council staffer mocks 3-year-old Prince George over ‘white privilege’, faces probe‘white-privilege’-faces-probe/2016/07/26/article3548426.ece British Council stressed that the comments do not reflect that of the charity. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 19:59:02 +0530‘white-privilege’-faces-probe/2016/07/26/article3548426.ece 62-year-old man playing 'Pokemon Go' at night gets stuck in mud pit Police say the man was playing the game on his cellphone at around 2 a.m. when he wandered into thick woods. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 19:53:05 +0530 Malawi man arrested after describing sex with young girls Malawi police arrested a man who said he was hired by families to have sex with more than 100 young women. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 19:48:28 +0530 Fund opened to help families in Florida nightclub shooting Mayor Randall Henderson Jr. said there has been "a tremendous outpouring to our city from across the country." Tue, 26 Jul 2016 19:41:50 +0530 Priest's throat slit in France church attack: What we know so far An elderly priest had his throat slit in a church in France after two men stormed the building and took hostages. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 19:35:25 +0530 Turkey's opposition warns against post-coup witch hunt Turkey's opposition leader on Tuesday warned against a government witch hunt following the failed coup in the country. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 19:14:34 +0530 Israel to display ancient mummy with modern-day afflictions The mummy, nicknamed "Alex," was encased in a gold and black coffin and wrapped in strands of linen. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 18:42:10 +0530 Afghan official says major offensive against IS underway The offensive began over the weekend in Nangarhar province, where the IS group has had a presence for the past year. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 18:30:18 +0530 In 10th convention speech, Bill Clinton faces tougher crowd Bill Clinton was once the Democrats explainer-in-chief, electrifying the convention crowd with his support of Obama. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 18:24:00 +0530 Hollande vows war on IS 'by every means' after church attack Two assailants entered a local church, slitting the throat of an 84-year-old priest and critically injuring another. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 18:19:58 +0530 French priest killed by attackers 'claiming allegiance to IS' The hostage drama in the Normandy town of Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray further stunned a nation already shaken to its core. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 18:11:34 +0530 Mass terror attack bid foiled in Bangladesh, 9 militants killed Police said the nine terrorists were killed while one was captured alive during the operation codenamed 'Storm 26'. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 17:59:34 +0530 Patient shoots doctor at Berlin hospital, kills self: Police The shooting came with Germany already on edge after four brutal attacks in the south of the country. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 17:33:18 +0530 WATCH: Woman steps out of car over argument, gets mauled by tiger in China wildlife park Following an argument, a woman gets out her car during a safari in a wildlife park in China. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 17:21:33 +0530 Pope horrified at barbaric killing of priest in France Pope Francis has expressed his horror at the barbaric killing of a priest during a hostage-taking at a church in France. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 16:43:28 +0530 Letter foretold Japan rampage that killed 19 disabled people A young Japanese man went on a stabbing rampage at a facility for the mentally disabled where he had been fired. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 16:26:08 +0530 Energy-hungry India, US hit upon natural gas discovery Energy-hungry India is heavily dependent on imports to meet its oil and gas needs and is hungry to secure more of its own supplies. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 16:16:35 +0530 Pakistan police investigate 'honour' killing of British woman A British man claimed his wife had been murdered in a so-called honour killing, ten days after the death of Qandeel. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 16:09:09 +0530 Two generals, former Istanbul governor detained in Turkey Two Turkish generals serving in Afghanistan and a former Istanbul governor have been detained. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 16:03:33 +0530 Democrats blame GOP for public mistrust of Clinton Democrats are blaming decades of Republican attacks for polls that show Hillary Clinton is widely distrusted. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:40:36 +0530 Bill Clinton to pitch Hillary, seek unity at Democrat confab Bill takes center stage at DNC, tasked with reassuring the faithful that his wife is the best candidate to stop Trump. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:38:25 +0530 Indonesia readies prison island for drug convict executions Indonesia executed 14 people convicted of drug crimes, mostly foreigners, sparking an international outcry. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:30:39 +0530 Slovenia says 12 migrants found on cargo ship from Turkey Police said the group tried to enter the country illegally on Monday aboard the ship arriving in Adriatic port of Koper. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:26:41 +0530 Priest killed, another critical in France church hostage taking: Police source The French interior ministry said that two hostage-takers were "neutralised" in the attack. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:12:31 +0530 Sri Lanka to conserve climate-friendly mangroves ecosystem Sri Lanka's government and environmentalists are working to protect tens of thousands of acres of mangrove forests. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:07:54 +0530 German officials vow more checking of migrants after attacks Top security officials in Germany called Tuesday for tougher security screening of asylum-seekers. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:01:56 +0530 Kerry says North Korea should learn from Iran, end nuclear arms North Korea says it needs nuclear weapons to cope with what it sees as U.S. military threats. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 14:56:46 +0530 Flight 370: With search suspended, a cold-case file awaits For two years and more, it has been a lost ship, a metal container carrying 239 souls that simply disappeared. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 14:52:40 +0530 Mass killings rare in Japan, but have happened before A former employee killed 19 people at a home for the mentally disabled early Tuesday morning in Sagamihara. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 14:49:06 +0530 2 suicide car bombs near UN offices kill 13 in Somalia The two blasts took place near the African Union base, Somali police chief Gen. Mohamed Sheikh Hassan said. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 14:41:25 +0530 Lanka’s Missing Persons’ Families Primarily Want To Know Their Whereabouts’s-Missing-Persons’-Families-Primarily-Want-To-Know-Their-Whereabouts/2016/07/26/article3548141.ece Families of Sri Lanka’s missing persons, would like to have governmental assistance to cope with the loss. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 14:24:01 +0530’s-Missing-Persons’-Families-Primarily-Want-To-Know-Their-Whereabouts/2016/07/26/article3548141.ece History and hostility as Clinton ascends to nomination A glass ceiling is shattering at the Democratic National Convention as Hillary Clinton ascends to the presidential nomination. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 13:43:42 +0530 Scribes' visa row could harm Sino-India ties: Chinese scholars Terming India's refusal to extend visas to three Chinese journalists as 'inappropriate', Chinese scholars said taking 'revenge' against China. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 13:32:40 +0530 Somalia: Suicide car bomb at UN mine offices kills 3 A suicide bomber has detonated an explosives-laden car outside the UN Mine Action Service offices in Mogadishu. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 13:11:20 +0530 Iran denies presence of Al-Qaeda operatives Bahram Ghasemi, Iran's foreign ministry spokesman, said there was no knowledge of their whereabouts. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 13:07:52 +0530 Suicide bomber detonates explosives-laden car outside a U.N. office in Somalia, killing 3 Tue, 26 Jul 2016 12:56:59 +0530 Hatred behind troubled Japan knife attacker's rampage Hatred appear to be what fueled a young Japanese man who went on a stabbing rampage, killing 19 people. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 12:53:56 +0530 Pakistan seeks independent probe into Wani's 'extrajudicial' killing Tue, 26 Jul 2016 12:34:42 +0530 Trump says he doesn't want trade imbalance with China, Japan Trump alleged that Clinton's going to have one of the biggest tax increased in the history of the country. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 12:25:45 +0530 Obama's half brother says vote for Trump US President Barack Obama's half brother has said that he would vote for Republican nominee Donald Trump. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 12:20:35 +0530 Ban applauds Solar Impulse pilot on historic journey via Skype UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon took to Skype to congratulate the pilot of the Solar Impulse 2. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 12:11:26 +0530 Nine Islamist militants killed, one arrested in Dhaka raid Tue, 26 Jul 2016 12:07:31 +0530 The Latest: Attacker allegedly shows killing plan in letter Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said police together with government will work hard on the investigation 'to grasp the whole picture.' Tue, 26 Jul 2016 11:12:12 +0530 Convention: Different reactions in booth and on floor Tue, 26 Jul 2016 11:08:17 +0530 Sanders urges fans to rally behind Clinton as DNC heats up Sen. Bernie Sanders is urging supporters to rally behind Hillary Clinton as the Democratic convention heats up. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 10:24:08 +0530 Clinton's 'convention of hope' sours Donald Trump soared into a poll lead in the race for the White House as Hillary Clinton's plans for a "Convention of hope" descended into infighting and angry protests, with some Democrats saying they would prefer to vote for her Republican rival. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:28:12 +0530 Michelle Obama believes Hillary Clinton a role model for the nation's children First Lady warned that the White House couldn't be in the hands of someone with 'a thin skin or a tendency to lash out'. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:26:21 +0530 Isil claims credit for lone suicide attack as Germany grapples with new threat A suicide bomb attack by a Syrian asylum seeker was claimed by Isil, is believed to be the first attack of its kind. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 07:46:54 +0530 Knife-wielding man kills 19 mentally-disabled people in Japan At least 19 people were killed in Japan when a knife-wielding man went on a rampage at a care centre for the mentally disabled. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 07:34:45 +0530 Two youths dead in shooting outside Florida teen party Two youths were killed and 20 people injured early Monday in a shooting outside a Florida nightclub as parents were picking up their children from a "teen night" event. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 03:42:04 +0530 Brexit a danger to US financial stability: Treasury Britain's vote last month to exit the European Union has raised the danger level for US financial stability, according to US Treasury Department report. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 03:41:15 +0530 6.3-magnitude earthquake hits off PNG: USGS A strong 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck off Papua New Guinea in the Admiralty Islands area early Tuesday. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 03:40:22 +0530 Huge dinosaur footprint found in Bolivia A huge dinosaur footprint measuring 1.2 meters (nearly four feet) in diameter has been discovered in Bolivia, a researcher said. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 03:39:36 +0530 Die-hard Sanders' backers divided on backing Clinton With boos and chants of "Feel the Bern," backers of Bernie signaled that they aren't ready to coalesce around the presidential bid of Hillary. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 03:31:15 +0530 FBI investigates DNC hacking; Clinton campaign blames Russia FBI investigating how thousands of Democratic National Committee emails were hacked, a breach that Hillary's campaign maintains was committed by Russia. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 03:28:51 +0530 Democratic emails: All about the hack, the leak, the discord First came the hack, then the leak. Now, the Clinton and Trump campaigns are fighting over Russia's role in the release of thousands of internal Democratic National Committee emails. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 03:26:50 +0530 Demi Lovato, Danny Glover: Star buzz heated up for Dems First lady fans and fashionistas awaited the dress reveal of first lady Michelle Obama, who was slated to speak later Monday. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 03:23:22 +0530 Clinton turns to party's stars to quiet Democratic firestorm Hillary Clinton's campaign scrambled to extinguish a political firestorm over embarrassing hacked emails Monday. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 03:21:52 +0530 DNC apologizes for 'inexcusable remarks' DNC offers its deep and sincere apology to Bernie, his supporters for what it calls the inexcusable remarks made. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 03:17:18 +0530 Subway service to arena station suspended Philadelphia's transit agency has shut down service to the subway station that serves the arena where the Democratic convention is being held. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 03:11:12 +0530 Panama Papers show Italian bribes' path to Algeria: ICIJ According to ICIJ prosecutors in Milan believe the Franco-Algerian businessman Farid Bedjaoui used the offshore entities. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 02:55:39 +0530 Calling Trump a 'demagogue,' Sanders urges vote for Clinton Bernie Sanders urged supporters to vote for his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton in order to bar Donald Trump's path to the White House. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 02:54:01 +0530 Pro-Sanders demonstrators march in the sweltering heat Sanders supporters, other demonstrators marched down Broad Street on the opening day of Democratic convention here. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 02:53:43 +0530 87 migrant bodies wash up on Libya beach The number of bodies of migrants recovered on a Libyan beach since the weekend has risen to 87. Tue, 26 Jul 2016 02:50:16 +0530 Turkey issues warrants for 42 journalists amid criticism Those fired included seven people in managerial positions and 15 pilots, according to the private Turkish newsagency Dogan. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:10:52 +0530 Never naming names, Clinton slams Trump's foreign policy Hoping to assuage some of those concerns, Clinton's campaign has highlighted former military officials who've endorsed her in recent weeks. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 22:56:17 +0530 Winning election would be great moment for country: Clinton Clinton, 69, is all set to become the first woman presidential nominee of a major party and if elected she would be the first female US president. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 22:40:34 +0530 Top cop: Sunday DNC protests 'a scrimmage game' Protesters are gearing up outside Philadelphia's City Hall for a long, hot day of marches and rallies on the opening day. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 21:45:06 +0530 Nepal President asks political parties to elect new PM Though the President made a call, it is unlikely that Nepal will get the a new Prime Minister within the seven days. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 21:37:06 +0530 Ansbach suicide bomber threatened in video to attack Germany Minister of Interior for Bavaria state Joachim Hermann announced the finding during a Nürnberg press conference. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 21:30:58 +0530 Pakistan downplays India's move to withdraw diplomats' children There are about 50 school-going children of Indian officials, who are currently posted in Indian mission in Islamabad. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 21:11:20 +0530 IS claims responsibility for attack in Germany It was the fourth attack to shake Germany in a week — three of them carried out by recent migrants. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 21:06:06 +0530 Trump to take questions on Wednesday night forum Donald Trump will take questions from the public on a web forum during the third night of the Democratic National Convention. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 20:48:57 +0530 V.G.Santhosam gifts 16 thiruvalluvar statues to Sri Lanka The statues, made in Tamil Nadu, were handed over to the Sri Lankan State Minister of Education, K.Radhakrishnan, at a simple ceremony here on Monday. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 20:33:15 +0530 Suicide bomber kills 14 at Iraq checkpoint; 9 die in Baghdad A suicide bomber rammed his explosives-laden car into a checkpoint outside a Shiite town north of Baghdad. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 19:20:06 +0530 Ansbach attacker pledged allegiance to IS chief Security official says a video has been found on the Ansbach bomber's phone showing him pledging allegiance to IS. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 19:16:57 +0530 Democrats' division, e-mails roil party on Day 1 of convention Democrats who gleefully jeered Republican divisions last week awoke to a political mess of their own. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 18:32:24 +0530 No we can't: Hard-core Sanders fans reject Clinton Die-hard Bernie Sanders supporters descended on Philadelphia for this week's Democratic National Convention. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 18:04:58 +0530 Thunderstorms give way to heat for DNC protests National Weather Service says temperatures will hover in the mid- to upper-90s, the first day of the convention. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 17:57:42 +0530 Facebook censored links to leaked Democratic National Convention e-mails Facebook has admitted to have blocked links to more than 19,000 leaked emails from the Democratic National Committee. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 17:46:56 +0530 Two dead, 17 injured in shooting at Florida nightclub The attack comes just six weeks after an attack at a gay club in the state left 49 dead. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 17:43:47 +0530 Democratic party boss to resign as e-mail scandal rocks party The Chairwoman of the Democratic party Debbie Wasserman Schultz today resigned, hours before the party's convention. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 17:21:58 +0530 Protesters nearly drown out Wasserman Schultz Furious protesters nearly drowned out Debbie Wasserman Schultz' speech, screaming, "You're ruining our democracy!" Mon, 25 Jul 2016 17:11:13 +0530 US-backed fighters renew offer for IS to leave Syrian town The predominantly Kurdish force has been on the offensive in Manbij, backed by U.S.-led coalition airstrikes. Mon, 25 Jul 2016 16:38:52 +0530