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. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:34:07 +0530 Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:33:07 +0530 World Hillary Clinton Praises Modi's Focus on Sanitation http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Hillary-Clinton-Praises-Modis-Focus-on-Sanitation/2014/10/31/article2501283.ece The former US state secretary called for more women participation for the world economy to recover quickly. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:33:03 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Hillary-Clinton-Praises-Modis-Focus-on-Sanitation/2014/10/31/article2501283.ece Sri Lanka's Death Sentence Triggers Ramnad Rampage http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Sri-Lankas-Death-Sentence-Triggers-Ramnad-Rampage/2014/10/31/article2500682.ece Court sentences seven fisherfolk, including 5 from TN, on charges of smuggling drugs in 2011; 14-day window for filing appeal; Ramanathapuram erupts; mob burns bus, damages rail line Fri, 31 Oct 2014 06:03:12 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Sri-Lankas-Death-Sentence-Triggers-Ramnad-Rampage/2014/10/31/article2500682.ece Lankan Landslide Toll Rises to 50 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Lankan-Landslide-Toll-Rises-to-50/2014/10/31/article2500906.ece Civilian rescue workers help army in hunt for survivors; Tamils of Indian origin working in estate among victims Fri, 31 Oct 2014 06:03:11 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Lankan-Landslide-Toll-Rises-to-50/2014/10/31/article2500906.ece Slim Chances Of Survivors as 160 Buried in Lanka Landslide http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Slim-Chances-Of-Survivors-as-160-Buried-in-Lanka-Landslide/2014/10/31/article2500607.ece The landslide struck yesterday triggered by heavy rains wiped out 120 workers' homes at the Meeriabedda tea estate in the central Badulla district. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:31:03 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Slim-Chances-Of-Survivors-as-160-Buried-in-Lanka-Landslide/2014/10/31/article2500607.ece Sweden Recognizes Palestinian State, Israel Upset http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Sweden-Recognizes-Palestinian-State-Israel-Upset/2014/10/30/article2500426.ece Israel was quick to condemn Sweden's announcement, with their Foreign Minister describing it as a miserable decision. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:30:42 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Sweden-Recognizes-Palestinian-State-Israel-Upset/2014/10/30/article2500426.ece Tim Cook: I'm Proud to be Gay http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Tim-Cook-Im-Proud-to-be-Gay/2014/10/30/article2500423.ece Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:24:56 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Tim-Cook-Im-Proud-to-be-Gay/2014/10/30/article2500423.ece Is America Ready for President Bush III? http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Is-America-Ready-for-President-Bush-III/2014/10/30/article2500395.ece Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:35:00 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Is-America-Ready-for-President-Bush-III/2014/10/30/article2500395.ece Women Officers in Military Component Serve No Useful Purpose: India Tells UN http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Women-Officers-in-Military-Component-Serve-No-Useful-Purpose-India-Tells-UN/2014/10/30/article2500264.ece Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:03:47 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Women-Officers-in-Military-Component-Serve-No-Useful-Purpose-India-Tells-UN/2014/10/30/article2500264.ece Fighter Plane crashes in California; One Killed http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Fighter-Plane-crashes-in-California-One-Killed/2014/10/30/article2500261.ece Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:59:55 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Fighter-Plane-crashes-in-California-One-Killed/2014/10/30/article2500261.ece New York Street Harassment Video Goes Viral http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/New-York-Street-Harassment-Video-Goes-Viral/2014/10/30/article2500164.ece A video that shows actress Shoshana B. Roberts being pestered by men on the streets of New York has gone viral. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 09:54:28 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/New-York-Street-Harassment-Video-Goes-Viral/2014/10/30/article2500164.ece Commonwealth Team to Observe SL President Election http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Commonwealth-Team-to-Observe-SL-President-Election/2014/10/30/article2499930.ece Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:16:37 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Commonwealth-Team-to-Observe-SL-President-Election/2014/10/30/article2499930.ece 16 Dead, 100 Missing in SL Mudslide http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/16-Dead-100-Missing-in-SL-Mudslide/2014/10/30/article2499998.ece About 120 line rooms of tea plantation workers of Indian origin buried in mishap triggered by monsoon rain; rescue operations hampered by damaged roads; President orders troops to deploy heavy equipment to speed up rescue efforts Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:16:37 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/16-Dead-100-Missing-in-SL-Mudslide/2014/10/30/article2499998.ece 100 People Feared Dead in Lanka Landslide http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/100-People-Feared-Dead-in-Lanka-Landslide/2014/10/30/article2499115.ece Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:04:38 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/100-People-Feared-Dead-in-Lanka-Landslide/2014/10/30/article2499115.ece Nobel Laureate Malala to Donate USD 50,000 to Gaza http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Nobel-Laureate-Malala-to-Donate-USD-50000-to-Gaza/2014/10/29/article2499081.ece Wed, 29 Oct 2014 23:44:01 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Nobel-Laureate-Malala-to-Donate-USD-50000-to-Gaza/2014/10/29/article2499081.ece Hong Kong Students Seek Direct Negotiations with Chinese PM http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Hong-Kong-Students-Seek-Direct-Negotiations-with-Chinese-PM/2014/10/29/article2498882.ece The Federation of Students of Hong Kong, one of the main groups carrying out pro-democracy protests, has asked the local government for direct talks with Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang, state broadcaster RTHK reported Wednesday. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:15:23 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Hong-Kong-Students-Seek-Direct-Negotiations-with-Chinese-PM/2014/10/29/article2498882.ece Indian-American Seeks Election to Illinois House http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Indian-American-Seeks-Election-to-Illinois-House/2014/10/29/article2498875.ece Most Indian-Americans vote for the Democratic Party and contest elections on that platform. Bucking this trend, an Indian-American is contesting for the Illinois House of Representatives as a Republican. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:02:48 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Indian-American-Seeks-Election-to-Illinois-House/2014/10/29/article2498875.ece PM Modi to Have Jam-packed Itinerary at SAARC Summit http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/PM-Modi-to-Have-Jam-packed-Itinerary-at-SAARC-Summit/2014/10/29/article2498850.ece Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who arrives in Nepal on a four-day visit Nov 25 to participate in the 18th SAARC Summit, will be visiting three religious sites -- Janakpur, Lumbini and Muktinath. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:44:08 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/PM-Modi-to-Have-Jam-packed-Itinerary-at-SAARC-Summit/2014/10/29/article2498850.ece Over 250 People Still Missing in Sri Lanka Landslide http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Over-250-People-Still-Missing-in-Sri-Lanka-Landslide/2014/10/29/article2498836.ece Sri Lanka's Disaster Management Center(DMC) Wednesday said that over 250 people remain missing, hours after a massive landslide which buried over 150 houses in Haldammulla, located between Southern and Eastern Sri Lanka. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:36:20 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Over-250-People-Still-Missing-in-Sri-Lanka-Landslide/2014/10/29/article2498836.ece Peshmerga Forces Ready to Cross into Syria to Fight IS http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Peshmerga-Forces-Ready-to-Cross-into-Syria-to-Fight-IS/2014/10/29/article2498822.ece Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:03:27 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Peshmerga-Forces-Ready-to-Cross-into-Syria-to-Fight-IS/2014/10/29/article2498822.ece Mahinda Rajapaksa Can Contest for a Third Term: PM Jayaratne http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Mahinda-Rajapaksa-Can-Contest-for-a-Third-Term-PM-Jayaratne/2014/10/29/article2498820.ece Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa can contest the upcoming presidential election for a third term, Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratne has said. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:59:08 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Mahinda-Rajapaksa-Can-Contest-for-a-Third-Term-PM-Jayaratne/2014/10/29/article2498820.ece Obama Defends New Ebola Directives http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Obama-Defends-New-Ebola-Directives/2014/10/29/article2498818.ece President Barack Obama said Liberia was beginning to see "some advances" in containing the spread of the disease. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:53:56 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Obama-Defends-New-Ebola-Directives/2014/10/29/article2498818.ece Bangladesh Islamist Party Chief Sentenced to Death http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Bangladesh-Islamist-Party-Chief-Sentenced-to-Death/2014/10/29/article2498816.ece A special tribunal in Bangladesh on Wednesday sentenced the leader of the country's largest Islamist party to death for his role in the deaths of thousands of people during the nation's independence war against Pakistan in 1971. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:42:43 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Bangladesh-Islamist-Party-Chief-Sentenced-to-Death/2014/10/29/article2498816.ece Analysts: Al-Qaida Still Offers Olive Branch to IS http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Analysts-Al-Qaida-Still-Offers-Olive-Branch-to-IS/2014/10/29/article2498788.ece Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:21:09 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Analysts-Al-Qaida-Still-Offers-Olive-Branch-to-IS/2014/10/29/article2498788.ece Chimpanzees Plan Their Breakfast Time http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Chimpanzees-Plan-Their-Breakfast-Time/2014/10/29/article2498755.ece Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:02:14 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Chimpanzees-Plan-Their-Breakfast-Time/2014/10/29/article2498755.ece Supply Rocket Headed to Space Station Explodes http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Supply-Rocket-Headed-to-Space-Station-Explodes/2014/10/29/article2498624.ece NASA's unmanned commercial supply rocket bound for the International Space Station exploded moments after liftoff. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:21:05 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Supply-Rocket-Headed-to-Space-Station-Explodes/2014/10/29/article2498624.ece