The New Indian Express - World - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 23:58:34 +0530 Sat, 06 Feb 2016 22:04:14 +0530 World Pentagon Releases Vetted Batch of Detainee Abuse Photos Sat, 06 Feb 2016 22:04:09 +0530 Dalai Lama Says He is Doing Well, Sends Greetings From US Hospital Sat, 06 Feb 2016 21:44:25 +0530 India to Assist Repatriation, Resettlement of Lankan Refugees Now in TN Camps EAM Sushma Swaraj said that India will be able to assist in transporting and providing livelihood to refugees in collaboration with Srilanka. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 21:13:16 +0530 9 Killed as Taliban Suicide Attack Targets FC Vehicle in Pakistan At least nine people, including four security personnel and an eight-year-old girl, were killed and about 40 others injured today in a Taliban suicide attack. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 19:46:20 +0530 Ready To Work With Govt To Find Political Solution: TNA Tells Swaraj Sat, 06 Feb 2016 19:01:34 +0530 8 Killed,6 Injured in Nuwakot Microbus Accident in Nepal At least eight persons were killed and six others were injured when a microbus met with an accident at Madanpur-8 of Nuwakot District of Nepal. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 18:29:30 +0530 Atleast Seven Killed in Quetta Blast, Targets Security Forces' Vehicle At least seven people, including a Frontier Corps (FC) personnel, has been reportedly killed and a dozen others were wounded in the powerful blast. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 18:21:54 +0530 Sushma Visit: India, Sri Lanka Review Bilateral Issues India and Sri Lanka reviewed the entire gamut of bilateral issues, including defence and economic cooperation and the contentious fishermen's issue. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 18:15:26 +0530 Zimbabwe President Declares ‘State of Disaster’ Amidst Drought‘State-of-Disaster’-Amidst-Drought/2016/02/06/article3264382.ece Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe, has declared a state of disaster in rural areas hit by a severe drought. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 17:25:56 +0530‘State-of-Disaster’-Amidst-Drought/2016/02/06/article3264382.ece 11 Dead, Hundreds Rescued as Strong Quake Rattles Taiwan Nearly 340 people were rescued from the rubble in Tainan, the city hit worst by the quake. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 17:14:37 +0530 28 IS Fighters Killed in Afghanistan At least 28 militants loyal to the Islamic State (IS) terror group were killed and 10 others injured when a pilot-less plane pounded their hideouts. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 16:36:14 +0530 101 Die in Nigeria from Lassa Fever Outbreak A growing Lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria has killed 101 people. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 16:31:44 +0530 N Korea Advances Plans to Launch Rocket North Korea says it has brought forward plans to launch a rocket and the event could now occur as early as tomorrow. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 16:26:52 +0530 Brazil Detects Active Zika Virus in Human Urine,Saliva Brazilian scientists has revealed that they had detected the presence of the Zika virus in samples of human saliva and urine. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 16:06:18 +0530 34 Militant Groups Pledged Allegiance to IS: UN Thirty-four militant groups worldwide had reportedly pledged allegiance to the Islamic State (IS) extremist group. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 15:41:27 +0530 India Offers to Set up IT Park in Sri Lanka External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today offered to open an Information Technology Park in Sri Lanka. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 15:25:37 +0530 Hijacked Singaporean Container Ship Released in Nigeria A Singaporean container vessel carrying 25 crew members, including those from India, was hijacked. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 15:18:27 +0530 Edgar Mitchell, Astronaut Who Walked on Moon, Dead at 85 Sat, 06 Feb 2016 14:38:44 +0530 Pakistan Wants as Many Taliban Groups as Possible to Join Talks Sat, 06 Feb 2016 13:35:47 +0530 Top UN Human Rights Official Arrives in Sri Lanka Sat, 06 Feb 2016 13:18:24 +0530 Presidential Hopefuls Sanders, Clinton in Dead Heat Sat, 06 Feb 2016 13:16:19 +0530 7 Dead, Hundreds Rescued and Injured as Quake Rattles Taiwan The disaster response center said 1,236 rescuers were deployed, including 840 from the army, along with six helicopters and 23 rescue dogs. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 13:06:24 +0530 US Firm Accused of Abusing H-1B Visa Sat, 06 Feb 2016 12:49:17 +0530 US Welcomes Indian Ratification of Nuclear Liability Pact Sat, 06 Feb 2016 12:40:24 +0530 Swaraj Offers Lanka Help to Set up IT Park Sat, 06 Feb 2016 12:36:20 +0530 Bobby Jindal Endorses Marco Rubio in Presidential Race Sat, 06 Feb 2016 12:22:06 +0530 Five Dead After Taiwan Quake Topples Buildings An entire residential complex containing almost 100 homes toppled to the ground, lying on its side with twisted metal girders exposed. Sat, 06 Feb 2016 09:44:47 +0530 Nigerians Should Not Seek Asylum: President Muhammadu Buhari Sat, 06 Feb 2016 08:03:05 +0530 Wife Turns Up at Own Funeral After Husband Tried to Kill Her Sat, 06 Feb 2016 07:58:01 +0530 First Zika-related Deaths are Confirmed in Colombia Sat, 06 Feb 2016 07:53:21 +0530 Three Dead After Taiwan Quake Topples Buildings Sat, 06 Feb 2016 07:29:40 +0530 India, Lanka to Find 'Innovative' Solution to Fishermen Issue The two sides also agreed that Sri Lankan fisheries minister Mahinda Amaraweera would travel to India to hold talks Sat, 06 Feb 2016 00:51:20 +0530 Hafiz Saeed Leads Anti-India Rally on 'Kashmir Day' in Pakistan Fri, 05 Feb 2016 23:08:18 +0530 Zika-hit Nations Should Allow Access to Contraception, Abortion: UN Many of these countries are conservative Catholic and have very restrictive abortion and contraceptive laws. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 23:04:56 +0530 Lanka Marxists Press for Rights of Displaced by India-backed Power Plant Fri, 05 Feb 2016 21:17:29 +0530 Sinhalese, Tamils Have Extended Hand of Friendship: Wigneswaran Fri, 05 Feb 2016 21:15:02 +0530 Hilary Clinton, Sanders Tied for Democratic Candidacy: Latest Poll Fri, 05 Feb 2016 21:07:06 +0530 Srilanka Fisheries Minister to Visit India on Swaraj's Invite Swaraj is now on a two-day visit to Lanka to co-chair the 9th meeting of the India-Lanka Joint Commission along with her Lankan counterpart Mangala Samaraweera. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 20:41:18 +0530 South Africa: About 87 Trapped After Collapse at Mine Fri, 05 Feb 2016 17:55:08 +0530 Reginald Cooray Likely To Be Lanka’s Northern Province Governor’s-Northern-Province-Governor/2016/02/05/article3262645.ece Fri, 05 Feb 2016 17:06:48 +0530’s-Northern-Province-Governor/2016/02/05/article3262645.ece World Begins To Take Notice Of Lanka’s Indian Origin Tamils: Ganeshan’s-Indian-Origin-Tamils-Ganeshan/2016/02/05/article3262589.ece Speaking to Express on Friday, Ganeshan said: "The growing attention is due to the emergence of the TPA" Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:42:03 +0530’s-Indian-Origin-Tamils-Ganeshan/2016/02/05/article3262589.ece Nepal Quake Survivors Fight Freezing Temperatures Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:01:54 +0530 Clinton Goes on Attack Against Sanders in Combative Presidential Debate The debate was the first since former Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley dropped out after a poor finish in Iowa. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 11:20:04 +0530 Ready to Share Counter-terror Expertise with World: Pakistan Fri, 05 Feb 2016 10:53:03 +0530 WikiLeaks Founder Assange May Leave Embassy After UN Panel Ruling Fri, 05 Feb 2016 10:50:53 +0530 Japanese Airlines to Alter Routes to Avoid N.Korea Missile Fri, 05 Feb 2016 10:49:01 +0530 For Brazil's Carnival Fans, Even Zika Can't Stop the Party Fri, 05 Feb 2016 10:45:57 +0530 Fireworks Fly as Clinton, Sanders Square in Debate The Durham debate was the first faceoff for Clinton and Sanders since former Maryland Gov, Martin O'Malley dropped out of the race after a poor showing in Iowa. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 10:27:07 +0530 Refugee Crisis Putting Fragile Recovery Within Eurozone at Risk A deteriorating global environment and the prospect of new border controls threaten to derail the eurozone's unsteady economic recovery, the European Commission has warned. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 09:46:10 +0530 'Dilettante' Rubio Under Fire from Party favourites After Late Surge Mr Rubio, a senator from Florida, finished third in Iowa and has moved into second place behind Donald Trump in some polls in New Hampshire, where votes will be cast. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 09:43:42 +0530 World Leaders Pledge Pounds 7bn for 'Hell on Earth' of Syria The British Prime Minister said the financial pledge meant there would be no "lost generation" of Syria children. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 09:40:19 +0530 Wikileaks Founder Has Spent More Than Three Years in Ecuador's Embassy to Avoid Extradition Julian Assange, the Wikileaks founder, has been "arbitrarily detained" in the Ecuadorian embassy for more than three years, according to the findings of a United Nations committee. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 09:36:08 +0530 25 Taliban Militants Surrender, 17 Killed in Afghanistan A total of 25 Taliban militants have given up fighting and handed over their weapons to police in the northern Badakhshan province. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 02:01:20 +0530