The New Indian Express - World - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 15:38:55 +0530 Fri, 29 Jul 2016 15:25:41 +0530 World Pope Francis walks alone through horrors of Auschwitz He wrote in the memorial book: "Lord, have mercy on your people. Lord, forgive so much cruelty. Francis at Auschwitz." Fri, 29 Jul 2016 15:19:58 +0530 French PM moots temporary ban on foreign-funded mosques France's prime minister said Friday he would consider a temporary ban on foreign financing of mosques. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 15:12:05 +0530 Two police officers injured in US shooting, suspect nabbed Two police officers were shot and injured in the American city of San Diego with one suspect in custody. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 14:56:23 +0530 Clinton hits Trump for picture frames made in India  "Made in India" versus "Make in America" has emerged an election issue in the US. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 14:52:07 +0530 Syrian asylum seeker held over French church attack: source close to probe A Syrian refugee staying at a French centre for asylum seekers has been taken in for questioning for jihadist attack. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 14:49:29 +0530 2 dozen Chinese relatives of MH370 passengers stage protest Officials have said the search, hampered by bad weather and damaged equipment, will end by December. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 14:43:23 +0530 Indonesia executes 4 people convicted of drug crimes Indonesia executed four people convicted of drug crimes on Friday despite international protests and said it would decide later when as many as 10 others who got an unexpected reprieve are put to death. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:34:23 +0530 Indian-American girl becomes youngest delegate at DNC An 18-year-old Indian-American girl has become the youngest delegate at the Democratic National Convention which has nominated Hillary Clinton as the party's presidential candidate. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:29:49 +0530 'Peace, security cannot be seen in isolation from development' India has said that peace and security cannot be seen in isolation from the wider development related issues as it underlined the need for a holistic approach to building peace and preventing conflict. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:01:38 +0530 Clinton mocks Trump's commitment to putting 'America First' Hillary Clinton mocked Donald Trump, saying his actions does not show his commitment to putting 'America First'. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 12:58:05 +0530 Five key moments at the Democratic convention The Democratic Party gathered in sweltering Philadelphia for four days this week to nominate Hillary Clinton as their presidential nominee and catapult themselves toward November's election. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 11:45:45 +0530 Clinton speech: Reactions from the Twitterverse Twitter blew up when Hillary Clinton formally accepted the Democratic Party's presidential nomination on Thursday. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 11:40:29 +0530 Hillary Clinton: 10 important dates in her own words Hillary Clinton, the first woman presidential nominee from a major US political party, has spent most of her life in the public eye. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 11:38:12 +0530 Text of Hillary Clinton's Democratic convention speech Text of Hillary Clinton's speech Thursday accepting the presidential nomination at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 11:33:14 +0530 Factbox: Misfires in Hillary Clinton's speech In her speech accepting the Democratic nomination, Clinton wrongly implied Trump has proposed banning Islam in America Fri, 29 Jul 2016 11:29:51 +0530 Hiroshima Unhappy atomic-bomb park is 'Pokemon Go' site The expansive Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park is meant as a solemn memorial to the victims. It has become a draw for players since the Japan release of the addictive smartphone game. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 11:24:27 +0530 Vietnam says Taiwan firm's pollution affected 200,000 people Formosa acknowledged late last month that it was responsible for the pollution and pledged to pay $500 million to clean it up and compensate affected people. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 11:14:16 +0530 4 killed during Colombia's celebration of soccer title Colombia's celebration of victory in the South American club soccer championship was marred by violence, with four fans killed in a night of boisterous revelry. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 11:07:12 +0530 Takeaways: Clinton's big moment wraps up convention Clinton's daughter, Chelsea, introduced her as 'my mother, my hero and the next president of the United States.' Fri, 29 Jul 2016 10:46:45 +0530 Scepticism greets Syrian offer of safe passage to besieged Those remaining in the city have stayed for the past four years despite heavy bombardment and fierce fighting. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 10:37:03 +0530 Clinton speech draws mixed reaction on cable news Television's instant reaction to Hillary Clinton's acceptance of the Democratic nomination anticipated what is likely to be a hard-fought slog to November. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 10:20:05 +0530 US military confirms 14 new civilian deaths in Iraq, Syria The US military has confirmed 14 new deaths resulting from the bombing campaign against the Islamic State group, bringing the total official toll to 55 killed.      Fri, 29 Jul 2016 10:15:02 +0530 Priest's killer had boasted of carnage in a church The priest's Isil killer boasted of his plan to cause 'carnage' at a church on a messaging service popular with jihadists. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 08:40:49 +0530 This time, an adoring Bill looks on as Hillary accepts nomination Bill Clinton was the adoring spouse, smiling and clapping when the cameras cut away from the candidate in the spotlight. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 08:35:30 +0530 Trump slams Clinton over 'radical Islam' The convention-closing party included pyrotechnics that seemed to startle even Clinton, as well as an elaborate 'card stunt'. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 08:20:02 +0530 Father of fallen Muslim soldier to Trump: Have you read the Constitution? The address was the latest effort by Democrats to highlight their diversity and criticize Trump's most contentious plans. Fri, 29 Jul 2016 08:07:54 +0530 Clinton's pledge: Steady hand at 'moment of reckoning' Clinton's daughter Chelsea introduced her as a woman 'driven by compassion, by faith, by kindness, a fierce sense of justice and a heart full of love.' Fri, 29 Jul 2016 07:51:09 +0530 This time it's Bill in adoring spouse role This time, Bill Clinton will be the adoring spouse, rapt and smiling when the cameras cut away from the candidate in the spotlight. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 23:44:18 +0530 Energy firm to decide on divisive UK nuclear power plant Environmental activists oppose the project at a time when some countries, like Germany, are moving away from nuclear energy. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 23:40:05 +0530 Germany's Merkel: US trade deal 'absolutely' in EU interest The Obama administration is pushing to reach a deal this year on TTIP. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 22:11:20 +0530 Democratic donors rip Trump for failure to share tax returns Clinton put out eight years of recent tax filings last summer, and her backers lament that voters don't seem to understand why Trump's refusal to do the same matters. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 21:42:40 +0530 I was being sarcastic on Clinton email row: Trump The Clinton Campaign issued a statement condemning Trump. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 21:24:11 +0530 Clinton's big night: Now is time to make her case The former first lady, U.S. senator and secretary of state will persuade voters that she is the best choice. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 20:57:36 +0530 Obama evokes Reagan as Democrats woo GOP voters Hillary Clinton lambasted Obama for praising Reagan's legacy, saying the Republican had bad ideas that were bad for the country. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 20:56:22 +0530 Trump not qualified to be President, says former CIA chief The former CIA Director pointed out that Trump went beyond the pale in calling on Russia to hack Clinton's e-mail. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 19:45:38 +0530 Singapore university probes mock-rape claims Students organise freshmen orientation activities at NUS as rites of passage into university life. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 19:29:13 +0530 UK temples, gurudwaras can bid for more security post Brexit The daily rate of hate crimes peaked at 289 on June 25, the day after the referendum result was announced. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 19:23:44 +0530 Danish nationalists seek 'close to zero' Muslim migrants Denmark has experienced little violence from Islamic extremist quarters. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 19:04:36 +0530 Obama passes baton to Clinton, imploring nation to elect her President Barack Obama anointed Hillary the inheritor of his legacy Wednesday night at the Democratic convention. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 18:49:41 +0530 Pope Francis misses step, falls down before Mass in Poland Czestochowa Archbishop Waclaw Depo said Francis fell because he had closed his eyes and appeared to miss a step. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 18:46:33 +0530 Genies and Google trends: Strange tales from post-coup Turkey Civilians played a crucial role in defeating the coup, climbing on top of tanks and crowding round rebel soldiers. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 18:15:48 +0530 Merkel firmly rejects reversing refugee policy after attacks Three of the four attackers were asylum seekers, and two of the assaults were claimed by the Islamic State group. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 18:04:10 +0530 Biden to speak at vigil for slain Baton Rouge officers Vice President Joe Biden and U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch are scheduled to speak at a Baton Rouge vigil. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 17:56:45 +0530 Analysis: Obama hopes Clinton can fix what he could not Eight years ago, Obama cast himself as the rare candidate who could transcend the polarizing politics of the past. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 17:48:20 +0530 Rift between Sanders' loyalists, Democratic brass lingers Actors and delegates took center stage in smaller and more subdued protests by Bernie Sanders supporters. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 17:25:44 +0530 Turkey's post-coup purge: Almost 16,000 detained, 50,000 fired Turkey says the crackdown is needed to eradicate every aspect of his influence from public life. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 17:07:15 +0530 Bradley Cooper's DNC appearance irks conservatives Cooper was spotted by TV cameras seated at the meeting in Philadelphia alongside his Russian model girlfriend. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 16:52:15 +0530 VP vetting process was arduous, says OH Senator Brown The 63-year-old Brown had been adamant he was happy being senator and had no interest in higher office. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 16:43:30 +0530 MH370 captain's simulator had Indian Ocean route: Australia There has been confusion over exactly what was found on Capt. Zaharie Ahmad Shah's flight simulator. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 16:36:49 +0530 Hillary Clinton: Burning ambition and resilience to match President Barack Obama delivered a soaring testimonial, praising Hillary Clinton's caliber and readiness for the job. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 16:28:13 +0530 Turkey sees over 40% drop in visitors amid security crisis The fall will worry many working in the tourism industry as June is usually the start of the popular summer season. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 16:12:33 +0530 US$ 7.6 Million Indian Aid Helps Sri Lanka Set up Emergency Ambulance Service Anyone wanting the EAS can call the hotline 1990 and an ambulance, will be there on the spot in 30 minutes. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 16:04:43 +0530 Satire site blames Merkel for burnt pizza, Pokemon problems Angela Merkel, according to a Facebook page set up by Germans with a satirical sense of humor. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:57:24 +0530 Pope leads Mass celebrating Poland's deep Catholic roots The Mass was held in celebration of the 1,050th anniversary this year of the Poland's acceptance of Roman Catholicism. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:51:20 +0530 German state hit by attacks presents anti-terror concept Bavarian Interior Minister Joachim Herrmann said his state would hire some 2,000 additional police officers by 2020. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:45:24 +0530 Modi says India’s aid to Sri Lanka will be as per Sri Lanka’s choice’s-aid-to-Sri-Lanka-will-be-as-per-Sri-Lanka’s-choice/2016/07/28/article3551495.ece Modi congratulated Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremesinghe for his “leadership” in respect of the ambulance project. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:15:31 +0530’s-aid-to-Sri-Lanka-will-be-as-per-Sri-Lanka’s-choice/2016/07/28/article3551495.ece He's a skydiver working with a net – but no parachute–-but-no-parachute/2016/07/28/article3551492.ece The 42-year-old daredevil has practically lived his life in the sky after making his first tandem jump when he was 12. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:10:45 +0530–-but-no-parachute/2016/07/28/article3551492.ece Oops! Clinton's VP pick was bad New Jersey governor, says Trump Trump took a shot at Clinton's running mate, U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine, for doing a terrible job as governor of New Jersey. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 14:59:57 +0530 China, Russia plan joint military drills in South China Sea Chinese ships have challenged vessels from the U.S., the Philippines and other nations in disputed waters. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 14:40:32 +0530 Syrian forces take another Aleppo neighborhood Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu says Moscow is sending a top general and experts to Geneva. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 14:22:27 +0530 America does not feel 'great' to millions of Americans: Trump in response to Obama Donald Trump said America does not feel 'great' to the millions of Americans living in poverty and despair, rebutting President Obama's criticism. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 14:08:08 +0530 Trump unelectable, will make US less safe: Biden Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is unelectable and would make the country less safe, US Vice President Joe Biden said. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 12:44:39 +0530 Do not believe in Trump's 'believe me' rhetoric: Kaine Kaine urged his countrymen they "better not" believe Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 12:35:16 +0530 Russia orders election watchdog close ahead of vote Russia has ordered independent election watchdog Golos be closed down for breaking a controversial NGO law, less than two months before a national vote. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 12:06:33 +0530 Peru's new president sworn in surrounded by Ivy League aides Pedro Pablo Kuczynski assumes Peru's presidency today with a Cabinet that shares his Ivy League, pro-business pedigree, a reliance on technocrats that could become a liability as he deals with an unfriendly congress and a resurgent left. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 12:02:10 +0530 I have aged, not Michelle: Obama US President Barack Obama said that in eight years of his presidency he has aged but not his 'brilliant wife' Michelle. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 11:18:26 +0530 Obama boosts Clinton: Carry her like you carried me Obama warned repeatedly that Donald Trump is unprepared for the challenges that would await him in the Oval Office. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 10:51:42 +0530 Democrats unleash barrage on Trump, call him fraud, hypocrite Donald Trump is a fraud, a liar and a hypocrite, top Democratic leaders-speakers at the party's national convention said Thu, 28 Jul 2016 10:18:41 +0530 Concerned by amended child labour bill in India: UN The UN Children's Fund has voiced concern over the amended Child Labour Bill in India, saying it could legitimise family work and further disadvantage children from poor families. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 10:11:43 +0530 Thomas Sutherland, academic who spent six years as a hostage of Islamists in Beirut Sutherland was among dozens of Westerners taken hostage in Beirut in the 1980s at the height of Lebanon's civil war. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 09:55:23 +0530 Whoever wins, America will be more divided than ever In most American elections, candidates pander to the party base and then tack to the political centre to woo the middle ground. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 09:48:09 +0530 Scot tracked down for 1980s Australia rapes A British man has finally been sentenced to jail in Australia for three rapes from the early 1980s. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 09:41:04 +0530 Putin accuses IAAF of 'discrimination' Vladimir Putin condemned the expulsion of all but one member of Russia's athletics team from the Olympics as 'pure discrimination'. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 08:24:11 +0530 Trump may win, Obama admits as Clinton prepares to make history President Obama has admitted for the first time that Donald Trump could succeed him & advised Hillary Clinton to 'run scared'. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 08:18:18 +0530 Trump asks Kremlin to hack Hillary Clinton's emails Donald Trump called on Russia to hack into Hillary Clinton's email in an unprecedented request to influence an election. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 08:13:01 +0530 Ansbach bomber had fought in Syria The Ansbach suicide bomber had fought with a jihadist group in Syria before seeking asylum in Germany, it emerged yesterday, raising fresh questions about the country's screening of migrants. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 07:57:47 +0530 Isil release allegiance video of priest killers They slit Father Jacques Hamel's throat & forced a parishioner to film the death throes of the 85-year-old at his church. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 07:48:48 +0530 French church attackers pledged allegiance to IS: what we know Jihadists who attacked a French church, murdered a priest had pledged allegiance to the IS group, a video showed. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 04:03:39 +0530 Syrian suicide bomber in Germany 'in chat' just before attack A Syrian with suspected links to IS who blew himself up outside a German music festival was in contact with another person who influenced the attack. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 04:00:25 +0530 Turkey discharges generals, shuts media outlets after coup Turkey said it was discharging generals, ordering closure of media outlets, in the next phase of its controversial crackdown. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:56:02 +0530 Germany festival bomber was interviewed by Bulgarian TV A Syrian who blew himself up outside a German music festival at the weekend was interviewed twice by Bulgarian TV. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 03:50:26 +0530 Turkey fires 1,700 officers, closes dozens of media groups The government says a U.S.-based Muslim cleric is behind the failed uprising by a faction within the military that led to some 290 deaths. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:49:34 +0530 Explained: Why Syria's al-Qaida may be considering a split? Its fighters have been among the strongest in battling the forces of Syrian President Bashar Assad and his allies like Lebanon's Hezbollah guerrillas Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:31:23 +0530 It's Clinton's show, but Trump does his best to steal it Clinton's rival touched off a firestorm with his encouragement of Russia to meddle in U.S. politics. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:30:35 +0530 French media pull attackers' photos over fears they would be glorified Dailynewspapers Le Monde and La Croix had earlier announced similar moves. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 22:50:08 +0530 Germany: 15-year-old suspected of planning rampage arrested Officials say there's no suspicion the 15-year-old knew of plans for the Munich attack. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 22:41:58 +0530 Clinton camp says Trump encouraging foreign espionage Clinton's campaign on Wednesday lashed out at Donald Trump for encouraging Russia to trawl the former secretary of state's emails. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 22:37:21 +0530 Russia rooting for Trump? Obama and Trump disagree Obama also stirred a new fight with Trump in the interview, aired Wednesday. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 22:14:18 +0530 Trump: Clinton shouldn't get security briefings Republican and Democratic presidential nominees get national security briefings in part so they are ready to govern if elected. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 21:48:53 +0530 Syrian suicide bomber in Germany 'in chat' just before attack The assailant also had longstanding links to Al-Qaeda, the IS online weekly Al-Naba said Wednesday. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 21:31:43 +0530 'I have nothing to do with Russia,' Trump tells voters Donald Trump insisted Wednesday that he had "nothing to do with Russia" after Democrats accused Moscow . Wed, 27 Jul 2016 21:24:14 +0530 Explosion near German migrant centre, no sign of attack: police The blast occurred about 200 metres (yards) from the centre in the Bavarian town of Zirndorf, where police were on the scene. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 21:11:33 +0530 Aide: Clinton briefed on DNC email hack attack A top aide to Hillary Clinton says she is "alarmed" by the possibility that the Russian government was involved with the theft of emails. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 20:37:45 +0530 Pope Francis: The world's at war, but not a war of religions The main welcoming ceremony with speeches is to be held later in the day at the Wawel Castle in Krakow. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 20:22:32 +0530 Anonymous caller behind fake bomb alert at Geneva airport Geneva authorities ordered an enhanced police deployment and checked identity papers of people at the airport. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 19:39:22 +0530 To the moon and back in USD 33.31: Buzz Aldrin tweets travel expense form Colonel Edwin E Aldrin, the man who set foot on the Moon along with Neil Armstrong, has tweeted a souvenir from his historic trip 47 years ago — a travel reimbursement form he had filled in to claim USD 33.31. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 19:34:15 +0530 Latest: 'Stand and support' women leaders, says Kaine to men Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine is urging men to "stand and support strong women leaders" in the presidential election. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 19:16:06 +0530 Obama returns to convention stage to make case for Clinton In 2004, Obama was the obscure Senate candidate from Illinois whose words catapulted him to the center. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 18:50:42 +0530 Kaine adds to Virginia governor's potential White House ties Soon after Tim Kaine accepted Hillary Clinton's offer to be her running mate, he called Terry McAuliffe to say thanks. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 18:46:22 +0530 Castles and death camps: Sites the pope will see in Poland Pope Francis is coming to southern Poland from July 27-31 to meet with young people from around the globe. Wed, 27 Jul 2016 18:42:24 +0530