The New Indian Express - World - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:28:48 +0530 Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:26:21 +0530 World 911 calls capture moments surrounding daughters' shootings In the second call, a woman is heard saying, weakly, "She shot 'em." Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:25:57 +0530 Facebook CEO's Hawaii neighbors grumble about new wall The wall began going up about four to six weeks ago. It runs along the property next to a road in the semi-rural community of Kilauea. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:21:38 +0530 North Korea parliament meeting watched for economic clues The congress saw leader Kim Jong-Un unveil a five-year economic plan, the first such document to come out of the North Korean leadership for decades. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 08:45:46 +0530 Dutch parliament rejects motion for EU referendum The Dutch House of Representatives has rejected by majority a motion by opposition leader Geert Wilders for a referendum on the country's European Union (EU) membership. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 08:38:08 +0530 Suspected IS suicide bombers kill dozens at Istanbul airport A suicide attack at Istanbul's busy Ataturk Airport Tuesday killed dozens and wounded more than 140. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 08:06:39 +0530 2 explosions rock Istanbul airport, killing at least 10 More than a dozen ambulances raced to the international terminal of Ataturk airport. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 02:56:02 +0530 Latest: Flights resume from US to Istanbul airport Two explosions have rocked Istanbul's Ataturk airport, killing at least 10 people and wounding around 20 others. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 02:55:05 +0530 David Cameron rules out second EU referendum British Prime Minister David Cameron on Tuesday ruled out a second referendum on Britain's European Union membership. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 00:47:35 +0530 EU's most widely use language, English, endangered by Brexit Unlike the wrangling that will surely go on to disentangle Britain from the U.K., some are hopeful the language issue can be sorted out quickly. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 00:44:54 +0530 En Masse expulsion of Muslims from North Lanka was 'Blessing in disguise' Land in Sri Lanka is largely owned by the Central government ,and is given out on an yearly lease to families. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 23:13:36 +0530 Yemen clashes, air strikes kill 80 including 37 civilians The pre-dawn air strike hit a lorry transporting weapons for the Huthi rebels as it crossed a busy road, a provincial official said, adding that four women were among the dead, as well as 15 rebels. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 22:34:55 +0530 Cameron runs EU gauntlet after Brexit vote Impatient European leaders pressed a humiliated David Cameron to speed up Britain's divorce from the EU. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 22:13:40 +0530 Indian-origin BBC reporter faces racist abuse in UK The incident reflects a latest spike in racist incidents around the UK since the country voted for Brexit last week. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 21:42:43 +0530 2 Christians get death penalty for blasphemy in Pakistan Anjum, a resident of Farid Town, some 80km from Lahore ran a chain of Locus Schools System in Gujranwala. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 21:40:25 +0530 Indo-Nepal relations are back on track: experts Officials of both the countries are working on preparing ground for exchange of high level visits between the two countries. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 21:39:17 +0530 Brexit has put European integration on pause, says Obama Obama told American media organisation NPR that Brexit has led to an over-reaction across the globe. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 20:00:21 +0530 Tusk says EU ready to start UK divorce 'today' EU Prez said, Brussels is ready to begin talks with Britain on leaving the bloc, as he arrived for a Brexit summit. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 19:16:17 +0530 Generation EU: British vote often pitted old against young Terms of the settlement were revealed in orders filed with the U.S. District Court in San Francisco. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 18:31:12 +0530 Volkswagen settles emissions-cheating cases for $14.7B Terms of the settlement were revealed in orders filed with the U.S. District Court in San Francisco. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 18:28:29 +0530 India is 'spoilt' and 'golden boy' of the West: Chinese state media Global Times said it was rules, not China, that prevented India's entry into the 48-nation elite nuclear trading body. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 17:22:43 +0530 China's 1st home-made jet makes debut commercial flight COMAC said it received more than 300 orders from 19 airlines, including three from the Republic of Congo. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 17:00:15 +0530 Zeid wants use of cluster bombs by Lankan forces probed UN High Commissioner for Human Rights called for a probe into allegations that cluster bombs were used by the Sri Lankan Security Forces in the final phase of Eelam War IV. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 16:40:51 +0530 Europe presses Britain for quick exit to limit global fallout After Cameron has addressed EU leaders on Tuesday evening, they will meet the next day to discuss Brexit without him. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 16:34:00 +0530 Tusk announces meeting to discuss EU future European Council chief Donald Tusk says the EU will hold a meeting in the Slovak capital, Bratislava. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 16:06:08 +0530 Negotiations with UK can't be based on cherry-picking: Merkel Merkel said that negotiations with Britain could not be based on cherry-picking after the nation voted to leave the EU. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 16:01:15 +0530 India's MTCR entry will boost non-proliferation efforts: US MTCR is an informal and voluntary association of countries that seeks to reduce the global missile proliferation threat. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 15:53:34 +0530 Lanka to Rope In Top Indian Cos For Ambitious Urban Development Project Ranawaka told the Foreign Correspondent Association that his officials will be holding road shows in India shortly. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 15:31:02 +0530 Mars may have been more Earth-like than thought: NASA In less than four years since landing on Mars, ChemCam has analysed roughly 1,500 rock and soil samples. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 15:25:29 +0530 Al-Qaeda wanted to swap PM's abducted son for Zawahiri's women Yusuf Raza Gilani's son Ali Haider Gilani was kidnapped by six militants from Multan after an election rally in 2013. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 15:19:46 +0530 Spaghetti western film star Bud Spencer dies Italian actor Bud Spencer, who starred in a string of spaghetti westerns, died in Rome aged 86, his family confirmed. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 14:28:22 +0530 In rain-soaked West Virginia, flood victim planning funerals Thousands of homes and businesses across this mountainous state were damaged or destroyed in the flood. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 14:27:15 +0530 More Clinton emails released, including some she deleted Another 165 pages of emails from Hillary Clinton's time at the State Department surfaced. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 14:24:26 +0530 'Racist' pool poster portrays black children not 'cool' A swimming pool poster by the American Red Cross society has been branded 'racist' on social media. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 14:20:30 +0530 How Clinton's and Trump's economic prescriptions clash The candidates sketched out their dueling economic visions in speeches last week that highlighted their clashing ideas. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 14:17:41 +0530 India ranks low at 105th on human capital index, Finland tops The survey measures countries' ability to nurture, develop and deploy talent for economic growth. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 14:05:05 +0530 India might get fillip in slowing UK trade in post Brexit Firms that intend to utilise UK as a base to gain access into European markets, might have to rethink plans. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 13:37:10 +0530 NRI-owned Lulu Group opens 1st hypermarket in Malaysia Ranked by Deloitte as one of the top 10 fastest growing retailers in the world, it employs more than 38,000 people. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 13:36:05 +0530 Aung San Suu Kyi meets ethnic armed organisations Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday met with representatives from ethnic armed groups involved in peace talks to discuss how to move forward with national reconciliation. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 13:26:09 +0530 Lebanese army detains 103 Syrians in wake of border bombings Lebanon's army says it has detained over 100 Syrians for illegal entry into the country. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 13:23:24 +0530 Boat carrying 11 people missing off Tonga Rescuers launched an air and sea search today for a boat missing in Pacific waters off Tonga carrying 11 people. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 13:20:46 +0530 US Senator wants to stop issuing visas to India, 22 other countries Currently, 23 countries are labelled by the US as uncooperative, with the top five most recalcitrant countries being Cuba, China, Somalia, India, and Ghana, Grassley said. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 13:09:42 +0530 France opens manslaughter inquiry into EgyptAir crash French authorities opened a manslaughter inquiry Monday into the May crash of an EgyptAir plane. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 10:59:24 +0530 China party journal editor hangs himself: report The well-known essayist on party theories hanged himself in the magazine's garage, Chinese media said. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 10:57:16 +0530 The Latest: Wendy Davis calls abortion ruling gratifying end The Latest on the Supreme Court's decision striking down Texas' strict regulation of abortion clinics Tue, 28 Jun 2016 10:28:45 +0530 Texas illegally curbs abortion clinics, Supreme Court rules Texas' widely replicated rules had sharply reduced abortion clinics in the nation's second-most-populous state. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 10:26:12 +0530 Swedish tourist killed by gunmen in Haiti capital A Swedish tourist was fatally shot while walking with his girlfriend in a major commercial district. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 09:54:38 +0530 Italy planning euros 40 billion rescue fund to save its banking system An Italian government task force is watching the markets hour by hour, pledging all steps necessary to ensure stability. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 09:39:51 +0530 Eurozone at greater risk post-Brexit than the UK There is no word for the current state of affairs other than chaos. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 09:37:28 +0530 The four questions every prime minister candidate must answer The next occupant of No. 10 will have to show extraordinary leadership to unite a divided country. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 09:34:19 +0530 Slave who taught Jack Daniels to make whiskey is finally credited The makers of Jack Daniel's, have admitted for the first time that a Tennessee slave was behind its fabled recipe. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 09:29:21 +0530 Work hard to regain trust of the people, urges Cameron David Cameron has said that his successor must "restore the trust" of the British people in politics. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 09:27:00 +0530 Corbyn faces leadership coup from 150 Labour MPs As many as 150 MPs will vote to oust Jeremy Corbyn, as the Labour leader threatened to recruit 100,000 hard-Left supporters to cling on to power. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 09:18:42 +0530 Nine Conservative MPs prepare for race to succeed Cameron MPs will begin a 36-hour scramble to succeed David Cameron as Prime Minister today Tue, 28 Jun 2016 09:15:39 +0530 Second referendum on Brexit border deal Britain should have a second referendum on the terms of leaving the EU if it can secure a deal to control its borders. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 09:08:18 +0530 Egypt detains, deports prominent female TV host The famous TV host was detained as her program had been critical of the government's policies. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:31:45 +0530 EgyptAir black box flight recorder 'has been repaired' The two black box recorders were found two weeks ago, but were too damaged to extract information on what caused the passenger jet to go down. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:31:37 +0530 Girl, 4, is sole survivor of van-train crash in Colorado The girl was the only member of her family to survive after their minivan was hit by an Amtrak train at a crossing. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:27:04 +0530 Intolerant acts surge as British referendum result sinks in An Eastern European family in Rugby finds dog excrement shoved through its mailbox. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:25:05 +0530 Four-year-old Italian boy saves mother taken ill at the wheel Doctors praised a four-year-old boy in Italy who managed to get help for his mother who fainted while driving due to a heart problem. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:19:02 +0530 'I'm still alive' jokes Queen Elizabeth on North Ireland visit It wasn't clear whether her comments were a reference to political events in Britain -- or possibly her two recent birthday celebrations. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:17:24 +0530 Trump hires seasoned communications adviser A Republican with knowledge of the hiring says Jason Miller will serve as Trump's senior communications adviser. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:07:10 +0530 Michelle Obama, daughters in Africa to push girls' education With her own teenage daughters joining her, Obama told the girls she was "just so thrilled to be here with you." Tue, 28 Jun 2016 07:54:32 +0530 Lanka To Send Top Minister To Hasten New Economic Deal With India Lanka has been having an FTA with India since 2000 but has had difficulty in entering into one with China and Pakistan despite years of effort. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 07:44:48 +0530 Brexit makes Lanka move faster towards economic tie up with India Britain’s decision to leave the European Union (EU),much to the disappointment of Sri Lanka, has forced the Lankan government to seek closer economic ties with India, China and the rest of Asia. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 06:53:31 +0530 42 dead in Yemen suicide attacks claimed by IS A wave of suicide bombings targeting Yemeni troops killed at least 42 people in the southeastern city of Mukalla, officials said, in attacks claimed by the Islamic State group.           Tue, 28 Jun 2016 06:21:58 +0530 Despite fears, Iraq militiamen joined battle inside Fallujah Their presence inside Fallujah -- which Iraq announced Sunday was fully under government control -- was opposed by some Sunni politicians. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 22:12:28 +0530 Cameron hails 'partner' India in post-Brexit statement Cameron said the result of the referendum is not the one he wanted, but he and the cabinet have agreed it must be respected. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 22:01:37 +0530 Trump emails: Can you spare USD10 to help elect a billionaire? They have a joint account called the Trump Make America Great Again Committee that has sent two dozen emails in the past month. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 21:57:38 +0530 Cameron sets up new unit for 'Brexit' negotiations The new unit will consist of officials from the Treasury, Foreign Office and other government departments. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 21:51:33 +0530 Michelle Obama, daughters, mother land in Africa for visit The Obamas were welcomed in Liberia's capital with a red carpet and traditional dancers wearing the red, white and blue colors of both the American and Liberian flags. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 21:23:47 +0530 Egypt says black boxes of crashed plane arrive in Paris The EgyptAir Flight 804 was extensively damaged when it crashed into the Mediterranean, killing all 66 people on board. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 20:36:55 +0530 100 years later, scarred landscape from Battle of the Somme Fields across a swath of northern France became home to soldiers from Britain and the Commonwealth, France and Germany as they faced off across the front in the summer of 1916. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 19:06:13 +0530 Kerry warns EU: Anger toward Britain not helpful Kerry warns the other 27 EU nations not to be revengeful toward Britain despite last week's referendum vote. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 19:01:16 +0530 Sharif wrote to 17 countries against India's NSG membership: Aziz Pakistan's intensive diplomatic lobbying prevented India from gaining entry into the Nuclear Suppliers Group, said Aziz. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 18:51:45 +0530 Former Afghan warlord scuttles peace deal with Kabul A former Afghan warlord announced Monday that a much-touted peace deal between his militant group and the Kabul government was effectively "dead." Mon, 27 Jun 2016 18:05:27 +0530 Citizenship For Bangla Migrants Could Facilitate Citizenship For SL Refugees in TN With the Narendra Modi government reportedly planning to give Indian citizenship to illegal Hindu migrants from Bangladesh by August 15 this year. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 17:23:05 +0530 China a potential winner in Britain-EU breakup Chinese leaders urged Britain to stay in the 28-nation EU and have avoided mentioning possible benefits of a split. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 17:01:44 +0530 Liberians eager to welcome 'sister' Michelle Obama Founded as part of an effort to resettle freed American slaves, Liberia has deep ties to the United States. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 16:48:51 +0530 British stocks volatile after vote to leave EU Trading in shares of two big British banks has been temporarily suspended amid volatility in the markets. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 16:23:12 +0530 Pakistan clerics issue fatwa in favour of transgender marriages At least 50 Pakistani clerics have issued a fatwa stating that transgender marriages are lawful. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:10:25 +0530 After Dalai Lama met Lady Gaga, China warns of his motives China has warned people to be aware of what it says are nefarious motives of the Dalai Lama after he met with Lady Gaga. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:09:40 +0530 UK Treasury chief tries to calm fears over 'Brexit' fallout George Osborne stressed that Britain's economy is in a far better position than it was at the start of the 2008 crisis. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 14:57:05 +0530 Top China envoy visits Vietnam amid looming court ruling A top Chinese diplomat is visiting Vietnam amid a looming ruling by an international court on the South China Sea. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 14:44:48 +0530 UK 'should only trigger Article 50' to leave EU when ready Britain should only trigger Article 50 to leave the EU when it has a "clear view", finance minister George Osborne said. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 14:43:27 +0530 Malaysian woman dies after airbag ruptures in accident A Malaysian woman has died after the airbag in her Honda City ruptured in a minor collision. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 13:09:00 +0530 Pakistan to consider India's request to probe Pathankot attack after Eid New Delhi has blamed Pakistan-based jihadi group Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) for orchestrating the brutal assault. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:28:40 +0530 Multiple suicide bombings kill five in eastern Lebanon: officials At least five people were killed in multiple suicide bombings early Monday in eastern Lebanon. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:04:17 +0530 Clinton swipes at Trump over Brexit She said that "bombastic comments" do more harm than good during such times. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:01:11 +0530 10 stabbed, beaten at white nationalist rally in California Fight broke out when members of Traditionalist Worker Party gathering to rally were met by about 400 counter-protesters. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 11:16:43 +0530 Pope Francis says gays and others marginalized deserve an apology Pope Francis says gays — and all the other people the church has marginalized, such as the poor and the exploited — deserve an apology. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 10:06:53 +0530 Watson dances the night away as Labour implodes Deputy leader was 'happy' at Glastonbury and oblivious to civil war engulfing his party. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 10:06:43 +0530 Poll result means Juncker must quit, says Czech minister Smaller countries blame 'negative' president's aim of more EU federalism for British vote to leave. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 10:03:44 +0530 Labour coup to block Brexit Corbyn was facing a leadership coup as the Left attempted to unite to overturn Britain's exit from the European Union. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 10:01:52 +0530 Osborne in bid to calm markets in wake of Brexit Osborne will attempt to calm financial markets in the wake of the Brexit vote by providing reassurances. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 09:59:09 +0530 Hillary Clinton joins gay pride parade Elected officials turned out in force, as did presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 09:44:17 +0530