The New Indian Express - World - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Tue, 30 Aug 2016 01:23:56 +0530 Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:29:33 +0530 World Chinese official media attacks PM Modi for Balochistan remarks Referring to Modi's comments on Balochistan for the first time, an article in the state-run Global Times website said he is raising it to divert attention from the tense situation prevailing in Kashmir. Tue, 30 Aug 2016 00:29:20 +0530 'Domestic and International conditions ripe for bringing about regime change in the Maldives' The media had reported that Nasheed, accompanied by other opposition leaders, had arrived in Sri Lanka from their base in the UK. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:42:24 +0530 Sri Lanka arrests 17-year-old boy for hacking President's website The unnamed boy was taken into custody under the Computer Crimes Act and on conviction faces a fine of 300,000 rupees ($2,000) and up to three years in jail. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:07:22 +0530 Libyan forces corner IS fighters in Sirte The jihadists deployed at least 12 suicide car bombs in a last bid to slow the loyalist advance, pro-GNA forces said. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:54:51 +0530 Kerry arrives in India for trade, security talks A US State Department senior official said India needed to further reform its economy if the two nations were to achieve their goal. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 20:45:59 +0530 60 dead in Yemen army camp suicide attack, IS claims responsibility An Islamic State group militant rammed his explosives-laden car into an army recruitment centre in Aden on Monday, killing 60 people in the deadliest jihadist attack to hit the city in over a year. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 18:55:24 +0530 Evidence to link ISIS and Bangla attacks: Kerry Kerry, after holding talks with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and his Bangladeshi counterpart A H Mahmood Ali, said there was no argument about the links. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 18:18:55 +0530 Kerry urges improved worker rights in Bangladesh US Secretary of State John Kerry called for improved worker rights in Bangladesh following the collapse of a garment factory complex and other disasters that have claimed more than 1,200 lives. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 18:14:28 +0530 Indonesian man might hold title for world's oldest at 145 An Indonesian man is set to hold the title of world's oldest man at 145 years. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 16:40:03 +0530 Belgium arrests five suspects after crime lab blast: prosecutor Belgiam police have arrested five suspects after a blast today at the country's national crime lab just north of Brussels caused major damage. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 15:38:11 +0530 Opposition upset over Sharif's Kashmir special envoys Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's move to nominate 22 MPs as special envoys to highlight the Kashmir issue has come under attack over the non-inclusion of opposition leaders. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 15:32:19 +0530 LTTE leader's name to be reported to Office of Missing Persons A Tamil National Alliance leader has said the LTTE supremo's name could be reported to the newly setup Office of the Missing Persons. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 15:24:17 +0530 Bangladesh police kills JMB commander involved in temple attack The two militants of the banned Jamaatul Mujahideen Bangladesh were killed in a shootout with police in Bogra district's Sherpur Upazila at around 4 AM. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 15:21:02 +0530 15 killed in Iraq wedding attack, IS claims responsibility At least 15 people were killed and 16 others injured in a suicide attack claimed by the Islamic State during a wedding party in Iraq's holy city of Karbala. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 15:16:54 +0530 Part of Los Angeles airport briefly closed, 'Zorro' detained Part of Los Angeles International Airport was briefly closed today after loud noises were heard that sounded like gunfire. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 15:14:49 +0530 At least 60 dead in Yemen army camp suicide attack At least 60 people were killed in a suicide car bomb attack on an army training camp in Yemen's second city of Aden on Monday Mon, 29 Aug 2016 13:26:58 +0530 China's first driverless subway line to launch in 2017 China's first driverless subway line in Beijing is expected to start operations by the end of 2017, authorities said. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 12:04:34 +0530 Survivors of Nepal insurgency fear crimes will go unpunished The Maoists have pledged they will not seek amnesty and would help bring justice for "victims of crimes outside of war rules. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 11:56:40 +0530 Police snare Chinaman who followed women in red, raped and killed them: reports Gao Chengyong was detained at the grocery store he runs with his wife in Baiyin, Gansu, the Daily said. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 11:49:13 +0530 Man put acid in Australian gay club lube: reports The man put highly corrosive acid inside a lubricant dispenser at a gay nightclub in Australia and was arrested. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 11:41:37 +0530 Suicide bombing kills 11 at Yemen army camp: security official A suicide car bomb attack on an army training camp in Yemen's Aden killed 11 people, a security official said. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 11:37:56 +0530 Japan gunman kills construction worker in rare shooting NHK reported that the man, who is yet to be identified, was an acquaintance of the victims and is believed to be armed. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 11:35:43 +0530 Belgian media reports blast outside criminology institute, no casualties Belgian media say an explosion has rocked the nation's criminology institute in the capital Brussels. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 11:14:19 +0530 Kerry arrives in Bangladesh after militant attacks "They were declared dead after being brought to a local hospital," spokesman Gaziur Rahman told AFP. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 10:46:19 +0530 6 scientists end year-long Mars mission Six scientists who lived like astronauts in an isolated dome for 12 months in Hawaii to explore challenges which a manned mission may face on Mars, have completed one of the toughest NASA-funded mission ever. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 10:40:23 +0530 The Latest: Police find no gunman at Los Angeles airport Airport police say they are searching terminals on Sunday night, but there is no confirmation of any shootings or injuries. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 10:21:45 +0530 Wednesday speech could clarify Trump's immigration policy There has been debate within his campaign about immigrants who haven't committed crimes beyond their immigration offenses. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 10:05:36 +0530 'China will get involved if India foments trouble in Balochistan' China will have "to get involved" if any Indian "plot" disrupts the $46 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) in restive Balochistan, an influential Chinese think tank has warned India. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 09:56:39 +0530 Baloch, Sindhi leaders hold joint protest against CPEC in London Baloch, Sindhi leaders held a joint protest against ongoing CPEC in Balochistan outside Chinese Embassy in London. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 09:48:43 +0530 Paris Agreement: US Special Envoy for Climate Change to arrive in New Delhi today The dialogue is centred on discussions of opportunities for continued leadership by both sides in implementing the Paris Agreement. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 09:44:05 +0530 Top Chinese legislature reviews Paris Agreement on climate change The session will also deliberate on draft laws on national defense transportation, the movie industry and TCM. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 09:37:03 +0530 India to seek armed drones technology from US during Manohar Parrikar’s visit’s-visit/2016/08/29/article3602498.ece India will aim to get armed drones technology from US during Parrikar's visit to the United States. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 09:30:08 +0530’s-visit/2016/08/29/article3602498.ece Inside Nepal's forgotten medieval kingdom The region is ringed with canyons, red mountains that, legends say, are stained with the blood of a demon. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 09:14:22 +0530 10 killed, 32 injured in bus crash in China The bus driver was among those killed. Thirty-two people were injured, five of whom seriously, police said. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 08:57:20 +0530 Australian woman kidnapped in Afghanistan set free: Canberra An Australian aid worker who was kidnapped in Afghanistan four months ago has been freed. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 08:34:53 +0530 More than 100 arrested, dozens hurt at Notting Hill Carnival London police arrested more than 100 people amid sporadic violence at the annual Notting Hill Carnival. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 08:30:12 +0530 Trump relies on friends and family to rehearse for key presidential debate Republican candidate scorns rehearsals for event that is his chance to catch up with Clinton in polls Mon, 29 Aug 2016 08:04:23 +0530 Chinese sign up toddlers for chief executive classes Some Chinese reports have labeled "elite training schools" as "glorified babysitters", but they remain popular. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 08:03:07 +0530 Parishes begin Church split Members may decide to withhold money from the offering plates in their dioceses, instead channelling funds towards their own missionary plans. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:59:58 +0530 Germany: Free-trade TTIP talks have failed Country's vice chancellor says disagreements have effectively killed off vast EU-US bilateral agreement Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:54:22 +0530 France restaurant refuses to serve Muslim women A restaurateur in a Paris suburb who apparently refused to serve two Muslim women sparked anger in France and called for protest. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 05:27:18 +0530 Colombia FARC force orders definitive ceasefire Colombia's FARC rebel force has ordered a definitive ceasefire as part of an accord to end 52 years of conflict with the government. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 05:05:35 +0530 Gaston surges to first major hurricane of Atlantic season: official Hurricane Gaston has surged to a Category Three storm, the first major hurricane of the Atlantic season, the National Hurricane Center said. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 05:02:59 +0530 Anti-burkini law would be 'unconstitutional': French minister Around 30 coastal resorts have recently banned women from wearing the full-body swimwear on their beaches. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 02:42:48 +0530 Scorpene leak: DCNS moves Australia Supreme Court for injunction against 'The Australian' The DCNS has also sought a court order to the newspaper to hand over the documents in its possession. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 00:52:15 +0530 40 dead as Turkish shelling, raids hit Syrian civilians Turkey's state-run Anadolu news agency said the army had killed 25 Kurdish "terrorists" in air strikes. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 17:57:20 +0530 Nigeria's Buhari says Boko Haram leader 'wounded' Barnawi is believed to be the 22-year-old son of Boko Haram founder Mohammed Yusuf and was announced as the group's leader in August by IS. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 17:42:02 +0530 Pravin Gordhan, South Africa finance minister says he won't submit to police probe Gordhan who was commissioner of SARS from 1999 to 2009 has faced snooping allegations on politicians, including Jacob Zuma. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 17:25:47 +0530 Bulldozers work to clear out Central Italy's quake-hit mediaeval towns Italy's state museums, meanwhile, embarked on a fundraising campaign, donating their proceeds to relief operations. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 16:52:20 +0530 'India,US indispensable partners in promoting peace in region': Obama administration Jeff Zients said the US-India partnership still need to do much better given the size of their economies. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 16:39:50 +0530 10,000th Syrian reaches US this week in resettlement program Close to 5 million Syrians have fled civil war, most struggle to survive in tough conditions in neighboring countries. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 14:55:57 +0530 Pakistan claims Killing of four militants behind 2009 attack on Lankan cricket team The attack on the cricket team at Lahore killed six police and two bystanders, and wounded six cricket players. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 14:52:03 +0530 Heroic US mom drowns while holding son above water for rescue The mother was taken to Crossing Marina, where she was pronounced dead after efforts to revive her failed. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 14:45:49 +0530 Turkish bombardment kills 20 civilians in Syria Turkish shelling and air strikes killed at least 20 civilians in Syria on Sunday. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 14:34:07 +0530 Father proud of Australia backpacker stabbing victim The father of a Briton fighting for his life after a deadly stabbing at an Australian backpacker hostel said Sunday he was proud of his son, who has been hailed as a hero by police. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 12:52:09 +0530 Europe's refugee crisis simmers despite efforts to solve it Faced with more than 1 million migrants flooding across the Mediterranean last year, European nations tightened border controls, set up naval patrols to stop smugglers, negotiated an agreement with Turkey to limit the numbers crossing, shut the Balkan route used by hundreds of thousands, and tried to speed up deportations of rejected asylum-seekers. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 12:40:04 +0530 Stephen Bannon, Trump's campaign adviser in anti-semitism row Bannon's ex-wife, said the new campaign chief had objected to sending their twin daughters to an elite Los Angeles academy. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 11:13:28 +0530 Balochistan Assembly adopts resolution against PM Modi The resolution, tabled by Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) lawmaker Muhammad Khan Lehri, was supported by all political parties, Dawn online reported. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 11:06:58 +0530 Brahamdagh Bugti wants talks with Pakistan to focus on Baloch demands Baloch separatist leader Brahamdagh Khan Bugti has said that he is ready to have a political dialogue with the Pakistan government, but insisted that these discussions need to be focused on Baloch demands. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 10:53:31 +0530 10 things you must know about the Balochistan conflict Breaking the taboo of non-interference in internal affairs of other countries, India set the ball rolling, leaving Pakistan scurrying to save its face on the global stage. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 10:42:29 +0530 Myanmar's Suu Kyi faces test at ethnic peace conference Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi faces what could be the toughest test of her leadership yet when she opens a major ethnic peace conference Wednesday aimed at ending wars that have blighted the country since its independence. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 10:10:26 +0530 Gun battle kills five Taliban militants, wounds 10 in Afghanistan Conflict between government forces and Taliban militants in the northern Jauzjan province have left five insurgents dead and 10 others injured on Saturday, police chief of the province Rahmatullah Turkistani said. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 08:26:52 +0530 Airport in Turkey's southeast hit by rocket fire: report Kurdish militants on Saturday fired four rockets at the airport in the southeastern Turkish city of Diyarbakir. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 04:18:35 +0530 British PM to trigger EU pull-out 'without parliament vote' Theresa May wants to trigger Britain's withdrawal from the European Union without a vote in parliament, a report said. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 04:15:05 +0530 Trump vows to begin deportations immediately if sworn in Trump pledging to start deporting offenders as soon as he is sworn in should he become the White House's next occupant. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 04:11:52 +0530 Gun battle kills five militants, wounds 10 in Afghanistan Taliban militants who have intensified activities over the past couple of months did not comment. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 04:07:35 +0530 Children of Syria's besieged Daraya discover joy of sweets Sun, 28 Aug 2016 01:44:10 +0530 Funeral tears as Italy says farewell to quake dead Relatives of the dead sat alongside flower-covered coffins, some draping themselves across them and sobbing inconsolably. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 01:37:28 +0530