The New Indian Express - World - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:30:36 +0530 Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:15:50 +0530 World Pirates Kidnap 3 on Japanese Tanker Off Malaysia Armed pirates attacked a Japanese oil tanker in the Straits of Malacca stealing three million litres of diesel and abducted three Indonesian crew members, fuelling piracy concerns in one of the world's busiest waterways. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:15:47 +0530 MH370: Australia Plans to Use System that Found Titanic Australia was also consulting Malaysia, China and the US on the next phase of the search for the plane, that mysteriously disappeared on March 8 with 239 people on board, including five Indians. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:52:27 +0530 Indian-American Doctor Indicted for Causing Death of Two Patients An Indian-American doctor in New Mexico has been arrested following his indictment by a federal grand jury alleging unlawfully dispensing of prescription drugs resulting in the deaths of two patients, and health care fraud. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:26:17 +0530 Brazil, UAE to Cooperate in Defence Brazil and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) signed here Tuesday an agreement on defence cooperation, Brazil's foreign ministry said in a statement. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:16:45 +0530 No Progress at UN in Iran-US Envoy Row Iran brought its simmering row with the United States over its proposed UN ambassador to United Nations headquarters today but failed to make any headway. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:13:32 +0530 Hundreds in Mexico Protest Telecommunications Law Hundreds of students and activists marched in Mexico's capital to protest a telecommunications law being debated by the Senate that they say will allow the government to arbitrarily censor Internet content. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:10:56 +0530 Cries of Anguish as South Korea Ferry Toll Reaches 130 The number of corpses recovered has risen sharply since the weekend, when divers battling strong currents and low visibility were finally able to enter the submerged vessel. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:06:23 +0530 Nine Held in Venezuela for Financing Violent Protests Nine people have been arrested on charges of leading, financing and organising violent anti-government protests in the Caracas municipality of Chacao, Venezuela's interior minister reported Tuesday. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:02:57 +0530 UN Envoy Condemns Lawmakers' Killing in Somalia A top UN official in Somalia Tuesday strongly condemned the murder of Somali lawmaker Abdelaziz Isaq Mursal, the second one to have been killed in less than 48 hours in the capital city of Mogadishu. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:35:33 +0530 Landslide Threatens Mont Blanc Tunnel in Italy A series of landslides over the past few days have disrupted traffic near Courmayeur, a renowned tourist resort in the Italian Alps, forcing temporarily closure of Mont Blanc tunnel, local reports said Tuesday. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:33:54 +0530 Ukraine on Alert after Politician Killed Ukraine's acting president Oleksandr Turchynov has ordered relaunching military operations against pro-Russian militants in the east after two people, one a local politician, were "tortured to death". Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:30:43 +0530 100 Punjabi Youths still Detained in US for Illegal Entry An Indian-American community organisation has sought the intervention of US lawmakers for securing the release of about 100 Punjabi youths detained by US immigration authorities in Texas for entering the US illegally. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:23:21 +0530 Pakistan Test-fires N-capable Ballistic Missile Pakistan successfully test-fired a nuclear-capable ballistic missile Tuesday, the military said. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:04:05 +0530 Lost Codes Spark Japan Airport Scramble on Eve of Obama Trip Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:36:55 +0530 BJP Blocks its Website Access in Pakistan People logging in from Pakistan have to use Virtual Private Network, masking Pakistani IP address to log into the BJP website. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:15:45 +0530 US Releases Photo 'Evidence' of Russian Troops in Ukraine Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:07:23 +0530 Four Killed in Pakistan Blast At least four people were killed and 33 injured Tuesday when a bomb exploded near a police vehicle in Pakistan's northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, police and eyewitnesses said. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:00:12 +0530 Thousands Bid Garcia Marquez Farewell in Mexico Mexico bid farewell to its beloved adopted son, Colombian novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez, with thousands of fans filing past his ashes in a music-filled tribute to the Nobel laureate. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:47:15 +0530 An 'Upside-down Planet' Discovered Like so many interesting discoveries, this one happened largely by accident. An astronomer has discovered an ‘upside-down planet’ that reveals new method for studying binary star systems. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:06:02 +0530 Sri Lanka to Deport British Tourist over Buddha Tattoo A 35-year-old British woman faces deportation for sporting a Buddha tattoo in Buddhist-majority Sri Lanka, where disrespect of the religion by foreigners is frowned upon. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:21:12 +0530 About 150 Japanese Lawmakers Visit Yasukuni Shrine Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:11:36 +0530 'Miracle' of the Stowaway Who Lived Through Five-hour Flight Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:09:19 +0530 Malaysian Airline Passengers Recall Three 'Scary' Hours Passengers of the Malaysian Airlines plane that had a landing gear snag late Sunday recalled their three hours of scary moments midair on arrival here from Kuala Lumpur Monday evening. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:06:12 +0530 Miss America to Defence of Teen who Asked her for a Dance The first ever Indian-American Miss America, Nina Davuluri, has come to the defence of a teen who asked her to a dance as the news of his suspension for the stunt reached the White House. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:04:04 +0530 Indians Detained in US Since 2013 Call off Hunger Strike Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:55:35 +0530 Saudi Sentences 8 to Death for 2003 Riyadh Attack Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:37:12 +0530 Air Search for Missing Malaysian Jet Suspended Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:33:22 +0530 South Korean Ferry Didn't Take Hard Turn Before Sinking South Korean officials say their earlier conclusion that the sunken ferry had made a sharp turn shortly before the disaster was incorrect, and that the vessel changed course much more gradually. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:30:45 +0530 Most of Chemical Weapons Removed from Syria: UN Approximately 80 percent of the chemical weapons materials have been shipped out of Syria or destroyed, a UN spokesperson said Monday. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:22:38 +0530 China to Deepen Cooperation With Cuba Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:09:11 +0530 Jordan Vows to Protect Holy Sites in Jerusalem Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:07:32 +0530 Pakistani President Postpones Official Visit to Nigeria Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:05:44 +0530 Ukraine's Yanukovych Calls for Immediate Dialogue Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:03:29 +0530 Death Count in South Korean Ferry Sinking Tops 100 One by one, coast guard officers carried the newly arrived bodies covered in white sheets from a boat to a tent on the dock of this island, the first step in identifying a sharply rising number of corpses from a South Korean ferry. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:23:04 +0530 South Korean Ferry Mishap Toll Rises to 87 Divers scoured passenger cabins on the third and fourth floors of the five-story vessel, which sank near Jindo Island off South Korea's southwestern coast Wednesday. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 19:29:08 +0530 Five Indians Killed in Road Accident in Saudi Arabia Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:58:43 +0530 Boy Flies 3,700 km Hidden in Jet's Landing Gear Mon, 21 Apr 2014 17:34:59 +0530 Delhi College Alumnus is New Lankan Envoy to India Mon, 21 Apr 2014 15:20:50 +0530 Malaysia, Flight 370 Relatives Talk Financial Help Mon, 21 Apr 2014 15:19:31 +0530 Discovery Network Cancels Everest Jump Mon, 21 Apr 2014 15:14:48 +0530 Over 100 Indians Detained in US since 2013; On Hunger Strike Mon, 21 Apr 2014 15:12:23 +0530 3-Year-Old Girl Shoots, Kills 2-Year-Old Brother in US Mon, 21 Apr 2014 15:10:01 +0530 South Africa to Honour Five Indians Mon, 21 Apr 2014 15:06:26 +0530 Why are Americans Obsessed With Missing Plane? A combination of popular TV shows and a history peppered with real-life detective dramas, from who shot President John F. Kennedy to the identity of Watergate source "Deep Throat," may have been factors that tempted Americans to latch onto it. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:14:40 +0530 Two-thirds of Underwater Search for Missing Jet Completed Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:55:18 +0530 Bangalore-bound Malaysian Jet Pilot Praised Upon Safe Landing Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:44:21 +0530