The New Indian Express - World - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 14:11:15 +0530 Sun, 29 Nov 2015 13:21:20 +0530 World Worldwide Rallies Demand Action on Climate Change This week, the UN's weather body said the average global temperature for the year 2015 is set to touch 1 C, halfway towards the Paris conference's attempted limit. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 12:48:24 +0530 India Joins UK, Australia to Help Poor Nations Combat Climate Change A number of countries including Canada, Britain and Australia have pledged nearly USD 2.5 billion to help the poor countries fight global warming. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 12:40:21 +0530 Palestinian Shot Dead After Stabbing Israeli Police Officer Israeli police say a Palestinian stabbed a police officer in Jerusalem before being shot dead by security forces. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 12:26:43 +0530 Singapore Prime Minister Lee Pays Tribute to Sikh Community Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has paid tribute to Singapore's Sikh community, saying the government will continue to support them in many ways. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 11:51:53 +0530 Dialogue Only Way Forward for Improving Indo-Pak Relations: UN Secretary-General The UN chief said that he is aware of the proposals on resuming talks between the two countries presented by leaders of both countries. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 11:49:03 +0530 Pakistan Committed to Eradicate Polio: Nawaz Sharif Sharif expressed satisfaction that Pakistan was able to significantly reduce the number of polio cases. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 11:43:20 +0530 Putin Approves Economic Sanctions Against Turkey Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday signed a decree imposing economic sanctions against Turkey Sun, 29 Nov 2015 11:26:24 +0530 Images, Analysis Released of Cleveland Officer Shooting Boy Prosecutors released a frame-by-frame analysis of the surveillance camera footage that shows the officer fatally shooting a black 12-year-old boy. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 11:08:17 +0530 Syria Accuses Turkey of Taking Oil, Artefacts from Rebels Rebel convoys move freely through the Turkish borders, a statement of General Command of Army said. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 11:04:14 +0530 Skunk-like Weed Risks Your Brain You may want to avoid smoking skunk-like weed, a new study shows, high potency cannabis can damage a crucial part of the brain. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 10:03:12 +0530 Russia Announces Economic Sanctions Against Turkey Over Jet Downing Putin on Saturday signed a decree adopting a series of retaliatory economic measures against Turkey over the downing of a Russian warplane on the Syrian border. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 00:15:58 +0530 Three Children Among Six Dead in New Honduras Massacre Attackers armed with guns and machetes killed at least six people -- three of them children -- on Saturday in Honduras in the third massacre in a week, police said. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 23:04:31 +0530 Pak Willing for Dialogue With India Without Preconditions: Nawaz Sharif Sharif also reportedly said that dialogue with India was key to sustainable peace in the region. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 23:01:14 +0530 Eight People Found With Throats Slit in Mexico Local authorities told EFE that a threatening message was also found at the crime scene. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 23:00:06 +0530 Turkey Warns Against Travel to Russia Sat, 28 Nov 2015 21:46:25 +0530 Pakistan Willing for Dialogue With India Without Preconditions: Nawaz Sharif He also expressed sadness over the recent terrorist attacks in Paris, adding that Pakistan itself has been a victim of terrorism, reported Geo News. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 21:36:56 +0530 Clashes at Greece Border as Macedonia Builds Fence to Stem Migrant Flow Greek news agency Ana reported that Macedonian police fired stun grenades in the migrants' direction. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 21:03:45 +0530 Obama Says 'Enough is Enough' After Latest US Shooting Obama denounced America's epidemic of gun violence Saturday after yet another deadly shooting, saying "enough is enough." Sat, 28 Nov 2015 20:45:05 +0530 One Killed, 30 Wounded in Attacks on Damascus Some of them were seriously injured, said the Britain-based monitoring group. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 20:42:26 +0530 India Re-elected to International Maritime Body Council India has been re-elected for two years to the council of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) at its 29th session here. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 20:39:12 +0530 Spain Arrests Three Suspected Jihadists: Ministry Spain's interior ministry said it had arrested in two men suspected of trying to recruit people for Islamic jihad, or "holy war". Sat, 28 Nov 2015 18:48:05 +0530 Sharif for Dialogue With India Without Pre-conditions: Pakistani TV Channel Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has indicated that Pakistan is ready for a dialogue with India without pre-conditions for sustainable peace. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 18:44:49 +0530 Nearly 1,000 'Security Risks' Denied Entry to France Nearly 1,000 people thought to pose security risks have been denied entry into France since stepped-up border controls were imposed. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 18:40:06 +0530 Commonwealth Nations Pledge Billions to Combat Climate Change Ahead of the crucial climate conference in Paris, Commonwealth countries have pledged billions of dollars to fight global warming. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 18:36:42 +0530 Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist) Burn Indian Embassy Vehicle The Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist) took the responsibility of setting the car of an Indian official of the embassy in Kathmandu on fire. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 18:32:20 +0530 Protest Planned in London as Syria Air Strikes Vote Looms Thousands of people were expected to protest in London against Britain potentially joining air strikes against the IS in Syria. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 18:10:00 +0530 Turkish President Says Wishes Plane Downing Had Not Happened Turkey's president has told supporters that he was saddened by the downing of a Russian warplane by Turkish forces. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 18:04:27 +0530 Ban Ki-Moon Hopeful of Ambitious Agreement at Paris Climate Summit United Nations General Secretary Ban Ki-moon has said that he is hopeful of an ambitious universal agreement at the Paris Climate Summit. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 17:24:14 +0530 'Large' Chinese Military Fleet Flies Near Japan Islands: Media Sat, 28 Nov 2015 11:10:51 +0530 Gunman Surrenders After Killing Three at US Family Planning Center After killing 3 and wounding several in a standoff that dragged on for five hours, the gunman has surrendered himself to the police. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 11:00:15 +0530 Pakistan Airstrikes Kill 17 Militants in Khyber Agency Sat, 28 Nov 2015 09:44:47 +0530 Angry Cubans Protest at Ecuador Visa Rule Sat, 28 Nov 2015 09:37:37 +0530 In Uganda, Pope Honors Christian Martyrs, Meets Youth Sat, 28 Nov 2015 09:36:20 +0530 French PM Valls Calls on Gulf to Accept More Refugees Sat, 28 Nov 2015 09:32:31 +0530 Three Dead in Shooting at US Family Planning Center Three people were killed and several wounded when a gunman opened fire at a family planning center in Colorado in a standoff that dragged on for five hours before he surrendered. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 09:29:57 +0530 4 Officers Injured in Colorado Springs Shooting Sat, 28 Nov 2015 06:11:58 +0530 Jaffna Remembers Slain LTTE Cadre on Great Heroes’ Day’-Day/2015/11/28/article3150399.ece Sat, 28 Nov 2015 05:11:01 +0530’-Day/2015/11/28/article3150399.ece AQIM Islamists Say Killed Two Men for Spying for France Al-Qaeda's North African arm said Friday that it had killed two men last month for spying for France in Mali. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:43:57 +0530 Israel Says to Open First Mission in Abu Dhabi The mission has been the subject of years of top secret discussions, according to the Israeli daily Haaretz. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:29:07 +0530 Thousands Protest Police Shooting in Chicago Racial tensions have soared in the US city over the shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald, for which a white police officer was charged this week with first-degree murder. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:27:37 +0530 Queen Elizabeth II Opens Commonwealth Meeting in Malta The 89-year-old British monarch praised the accomplishments of the 53-nation Commonwealth and her happy associations with Malta. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:25:37 +0530 Tunisia, Targeted Anew, Faces Intelligence Challenge Tunisia has already sought Western help for better police and border technology, built a sand wall on the Libyan frontier and shut down social media accounts of people suspected of terrorism links. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:24:32 +0530 Russia Suspends Visa-free Travel With Turkey Russia announced Friday that it will suspend visa-free travel with Turkey amid the escalating spat over the downing of a Russian warplane by a Turkish fighter jet at the Syrian border. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:18:26 +0530 Maldives Opposition Demonstrates for Ex-president's Release Hundreds of opposition supporters have started a three-day long protest to demand the release of the Maldives' former president and other jailed politicians and activists. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:17:01 +0530 Black Friday Around the Country Shoppers began feasting on deals on Thanksgiving, but just how hungry they'll remain is yet to be seen. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:15:07 +0530 Pope Francis Cites Martyrs' Example in Uganda Pope Francis arrived to chants of "Viva Papa" at a ceremony in the Ugandan capital of Kampala Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:11:39 +0530 Gunmen Mercilessly Mowed Down Guests in Mali Hotel Siege The early breakfast crowd sipped coffee and picked at croissants in the Radisson Blu's dining room, swiping through emails and the morning headlines on their smartphones. Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:03:10 +0530 Nearly 10,000 Cholera Cases, 150 Deaths in Tanzania: WHO Cholera, which is transmitted through contaminated drinking water and causes acute diarrhoea, has spread across the country, including to two islands in the Zanzibar archipelago. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 23:58:44 +0530 Adolescent Deaths From AIDS Tripled Since 2000: Unicef Nearly 1.3 million new infections among children have been averted, largely due to advances in the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 23:32:18 +0530 Nigeria: Suspected Boko Haram Bombing Hits Shiite Procession Police commissioner Muhammadu Katsina confirmed there had been a suicide bombing and said he had visited the scene but could not give a death toll. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 22:23:00 +0530 Suicide Attack Hits Procession in Nigeria A suicide bomber hit a Muslim procession in Dakasoye town of Nigeria's northwestern state of Kano on Friday and casualties were feared, security sources told media. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 22:18:46 +0530 Hundreds Protest Jailing of 2 Journalists in Turkey The incident comes amid deepening concerns over media freedoms in Turkey, which aspires to join the European Union. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 21:41:11 +0530 Whodunnit: The Truth Behind Turkey Downing a Russian Plane Ever since the Russians entered the Syrian theatre as part of a broader understanding with the US, these tankers and the mercenary soldiers protecting them have come under heavy Russian fire. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 20:49:05 +0530 Polish Cargo Ship Attacked off Nigeria; 5 Abducted Armed attackers abducted five Polish seamen from a cargo ship in Nigerian waters, Poland's government said Friday. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 20:21:13 +0530 Great Heroes' Day Passes Off Peacefully in Jaffna Neither the Northern Province CM C.V.Wigneswaran nor any of the leaders of the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) issued condolence statements. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 18:29:51 +0530 Ferrari Hometown Overwhelmed by Roar of Test-driving Fans While such businesses exist in cities around the world, driving a Ferrari around Maranello is an unrivaled experience for the true Ferrari fan. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 18:15:27 +0530 Royalist Thai Monk Rails Against US Envoy as Spat Intensifies Fri, 27 Nov 2015 16:10:22 +0530 Space Cups Give ISS Astronauts Zero-gravity Espresso Experience The uniquely-designed cups simply elicit happy eruptions of laughter because the astronauts readily confess they hadn't expected it to work. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 15:36:05 +0530 5.5 Magnitude Quake Jolts Myanmar Fri, 27 Nov 2015 15:28:42 +0530 Israel Tests Barak-8 Missile Co-developed With India The Israeli military has conducted another successful test of the Barak-8 missile, jointly developed with India. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 15:18:33 +0530 Israel Soon to Open Abu Dhabi Office for Renewable Energy Like much of the Arab world, the UAE has no diplomatic relations with Israel and Israeli passport holders are barred from entering the Emirates. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 15:13:12 +0530 Tens of Thousands of Students Protest in Nepalese Capital The students lined the Ring Road which circles Kathmandu on Friday to demand an immediate lifting of the blockade. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 15:01:08 +0530 Poland Will not Extradite Roman Polanski to the US Poland will not extradite filmmaker Roman Polanski to the U.S. after prosecutors declined to challenge a court ruling against it. Fri, 27 Nov 2015 14:51:10 +0530