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. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:20:09 +0530 Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:16:27 +0530 World Iraqi Court Sentences Sunni Politician to Death http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/24/Iraqi-Court-Sentences-Sunni-Politician-to-Death/article2537697.ece An Iraqi court Sunday sentenced a former Sunni lawmaker to death on a criminal charge, an official said. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:16:24 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/24/Iraqi-Court-Sentences-Sunni-Politician-to-Death/article2537697.ece 60 Germans Have Died Fighting for IS: Security Chief http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/24/60-Germans-Have-Died-Fighting-for-IS-Security-Chief/article2537671.ece Some 60 Germans have been killed while fighting under the banner of the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq, the head of the German domestic intelligence service said Sunday. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:11:34 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/24/60-Germans-Have-Died-Fighting-for-IS-Security-Chief/article2537671.ece Boko Haram Kills 48 Nigerian Fishermen http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/24/Boko-Haram-Kills-48-Nigerian-Fishermen/article2537669.ece Members of Nigeria's armed terrorist group Boko Haram have killed 48 people in an attack on fish sellers near the border with Chad, a media report said Sunday. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:08:16 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/24/Boko-Haram-Kills-48-Nigerian-Fishermen/article2537669.ece Iran: Nuclear Talks May Focus on an Extension http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Iran-Nuclear-Talks-May-Focus-on-an-Extension/article2537530.ece The talks are confidential, but President Barack Obama outlined the differences between Washington and Tehran in general terms. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 22:04:05 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Iran-Nuclear-Talks-May-Focus-on-an-Extension/article2537530.ece Suicide bomber Kills 40 at Volleyball Match in Afghanistan http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Suicide-bomber-Kills-40-at-Volleyball-Match-in-Afghanistan/article2537464.ece Dozens more were wounded when the bomber, who was on foot and mingling with the crowd, detonated his explosives, said Mokhis Afgha, the spokesman for the governor of Paktika province. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 20:38:32 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Suicide-bomber-Kills-40-at-Volleyball-Match-in-Afghanistan/article2537464.ece Pope Confers Sainthood on Father Chavara and Sister Euphrasia http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/2014/11/23/Pope-Confers-Sainthood-on-Father-Chavara-and-Sister-Euphrasia/article2537457.ece In a jubilant moment for the Christian community in India, two beatified candidates from Kerala, Fr Kuriakose Elias Chavara and Sister Euphrasia, was conferred sainthood by Pope Francis at Vatican. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 19:51:25 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/2014/11/23/Pope-Confers-Sainthood-on-Father-Chavara-and-Sister-Euphrasia/article2537457.ece Christians Flee the Land Where the Word Began http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Christians-Flee-the-Land-Where-the-Word-Began/article2537371.ece Sun, 23 Nov 2014 14:08:22 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Christians-Flee-the-Land-Where-the-Word-Began/article2537371.ece Obama Plays Dirty Politics With the Constitution http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Obama-Plays-Dirty-Politics-With-the-Constitution/article2537366.ece Sun, 23 Nov 2014 13:49:59 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Obama-Plays-Dirty-Politics-With-the-Constitution/article2537366.ece English Cardinal 'Lobbied for Pope' http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/English-Cardinal-Lobbied-for-Pope/article2537362.ece Sun, 23 Nov 2014 13:31:59 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/English-Cardinal-Lobbied-for-Pope/article2537362.ece Four Killed After 6.3 Magnitude Quake Hits China http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Four-Killed-After-6.3-Magnitude-Quake-Hits-China/article2537363.ece Fifty-four people were injured, including six in critical condition and another five suffering severe injuries, latest updates said. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 13:31:59 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Four-Killed-After-6.3-Magnitude-Quake-Hits-China/article2537363.ece Police Find Mom of Baby Abandoned in Sydney Drain http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Police-Find-Mom-of-Baby-Abandoned-in-Sydney-Drain/article2537356.ece A group of cyclists heard the baby's cry and managed to retrieve her from the drain. She was still wrapped in a hospital blanket. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 13:16:11 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Police-Find-Mom-of-Baby-Abandoned-in-Sydney-Drain/article2537356.ece Vaz Seeks UK Govt Help for Mahatma Gandhi Statue http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Vaz-Seeks-UK-Govt-Help-for-Mahatma-Gandhi-Statue/article2537290.ece1 Keith Vaz asked UK government to support the installation of Mahatma Ghandi's statue in Parliament Square, considering closer UK-Indian relations. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 10:50:03 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Vaz-Seeks-UK-Govt-Help-for-Mahatma-Gandhi-Statue/article2537290.ece1 Iran, World Powers Seek Elusive Nuclear Deal Before Deadline http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Iran-World-Powers-Seek-Elusive-Nuclear-Deal-Before-Deadline/article2537286.ece Iran, world powers face an uphill struggle to break the deadlock in high-stakes nuclear talks and secure a notable deal on the eve of a deadline. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 10:27:00 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Iran-World-Powers-Seek-Elusive-Nuclear-Deal-Before-Deadline/article2537286.ece Tunisians Elect President for First Time http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Tunisians-Elect-President-for-First-Time/article2537265.ece Some 5.3 million people eligible to cast ballots, thousands of police and troops deployed to guarantee security amid fears of Islamist militant interruption. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 09:53:35 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Tunisians-Elect-President-for-First-Time/article2537265.ece Bahrain Sees 51.5 Percent Voter Turnout in National Elections http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Bahrain-Sees-51.5-Percent-Voter-Turnout-in-National-Elections/article2537244.ece Al Wefaq claim that the Shiite majority is discriminated by the Sunni monarchy,  parliament is subject to the king's wishes and lacks any real power. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 08:58:41 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Bahrain-Sees-51.5-Percent-Voter-Turnout-in-National-Elections/article2537244.ece Iran to Allow UN Inspectors Access to Marivan Nuclear Site http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Iran-to-Allow-UN-Inspectors-Access-to-Marivan-Nuclear-Site/article2537240.ece Marivan nuclear site, suspected of developing explosive weapons was referred to by IAEA in a 2011 report on Iran's alleged pursuit of nuclear weapons Sun, 23 Nov 2014 08:42:32 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Iran-to-Allow-UN-Inspectors-Access-to-Marivan-Nuclear-Site/article2537240.ece Obama Urges Critics to 'Pass A Bill' on Immigration http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Obama-Urges-Critics-to-Pass-A-Bill-on-Immigration/article2536415.ece "I still believe that the best way to solve this problem is by working together - both parties - to pass that kind of bipartisan law," Obama said. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 00:31:47 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/23/Obama-Urges-Critics-to-Pass-A-Bill-on-Immigration/article2536415.ece Strong Quake Strikes Central Japan's Nagano City http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Strong-Quake-Strikes-Central-Japans-Nagano-City/article2536100.ece Sat, 22 Nov 2014 19:34:37 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Strong-Quake-Strikes-Central-Japans-Nagano-City/article2536100.ece UN Moves to Prevent Child Marriage http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/UN-Moves-to-Prevent-Child-Marriage/article2536085.ece About 15 million girls worldwide become child brides each year and globally, more than 700 million women were married before the age of 18. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 18:46:52 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/UN-Moves-to-Prevent-Child-Marriage/article2536085.ece Sharif Asks Obama to Raise Kashmir Issue During India Visit http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/2014/11/22/Sharif-Asks-Obama-to-Raise-Kashmir-Issue-During-India-Visit/article2536035.ece Pakistan Prime Minister asked US President to take up the Kashmir issue with the Indian leadership when he travels to India in January. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:49:38 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/2014/11/22/Sharif-Asks-Obama-to-Raise-Kashmir-Issue-During-India-Visit/article2536035.ece US Asks Pakistan Army Chief to Continue Action Against Terrorists http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/US-Asks-Pakistan-Army-Chief-to-Continue-Action-Against-Terrorists/article2536032.ece Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:41:05 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/US-Asks-Pakistan-Army-Chief-to-Continue-Action-Against-Terrorists/article2536032.ece Hindu Temple Vandalized in Pakistan's Sindh Province http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Hindu-Temple-Vandalized-in-Pakistans-Sindh-Province/article2536031.ece Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:38:19 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Hindu-Temple-Vandalized-in-Pakistans-Sindh-Province/article2536031.ece Pakistan Plans to Buy Stealth Fighter Aircraft From China http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Pakistan-Plans-to-Buy-Stealth-Fighter-Aircraft-From-China/article2536030.ece Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:36:23 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Pakistan-Plans-to-Buy-Stealth-Fighter-Aircraft-From-China/article2536030.ece Bin Laden Son-in-law's Lawyer is Heading to Prison http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Bin-Laden-Son-in-laws-Lawyer-is-Heading-to-Prison/article2536028.ece Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:33:31 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Bin-Laden-Son-in-laws-Lawyer-is-Heading-to-Prison/article2536028.ece Italy Arrests Doctors In Baby Milk Bribes Scandal http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Italy-Arrests-Doctors-In-Baby-Milk-Bribes-Scandal/article2536027.ece Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:31:39 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Italy-Arrests-Doctors-In-Baby-Milk-Bribes-Scandal/article2536027.ece 6.3-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes China http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/6.3-Magnitude-Earthquake-Strikes-China/article2536026.ece Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:28:23 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/6.3-Magnitude-Earthquake-Strikes-China/article2536026.ece USD 139 Million Deal Reached in School Molestation Case http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/USD-139-Million-Deal-Reached-in-School-Molestation-Case/article2536025.ece Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:22:46 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/USD-139-Million-Deal-Reached-in-School-Molestation-Case/article2536025.ece British Photographer Takes 'Highest' Selfie Atop Burj Khalifa http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/British-Photographer-Takes-Highest-Selfie-Atop-Burj-Khalifa/article2536022.ece Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:13:51 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/British-Photographer-Takes-Highest-Selfie-Atop-Burj-Khalifa/article2536022.ece Iraqi Forces, Islamic State Group Battle in Ramadi http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Iraqi-Forces-Islamic-State-Group-Battle-in-Ramadi/article2536008.ece Iraqi officials say the country's military has launched a major operation to retake a section of the city of Ramadi after Islamic State group militants seized it. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:27:42 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Iraqi-Forces-Islamic-State-Group-Battle-in-Ramadi/article2536008.ece Strong Quake Hits West China's Sichuan Province http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Strong-Quake-Hits-West-Chinas-Sichuan-Province/article2536007.ece Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:23:18 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Strong-Quake-Hits-West-Chinas-Sichuan-Province/article2536007.ece Putin, the 'Bad Guy' in Global Diplomacy http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Putin-the-Bad-Guy-in-Global-Diplomacy/article2535997.ece Sat, 22 Nov 2014 14:58:46 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Putin-the-Bad-Guy-in-Global-Diplomacy/article2535997.ece Archaeological Site Uncovered by TE Lawrence Reopens Under the Eyes of Isil http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Archaeological-Site-Uncovered-by-TE-Lawrence-Reopens-Under-the-Eyes-of-Isil/article2535993.ece Sat, 22 Nov 2014 14:47:22 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Archaeological-Site-Uncovered-by-TE-Lawrence-Reopens-Under-the-Eyes-of-Isil/article2535993.ece US Asks Pakistan Army Chief to Continue Action against Terrorists http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/US-Asks-Pakistan-Army-Chief-to-Continue-Action-against-Terrorists/article2535992.ece Sat, 22 Nov 2014 14:46:57 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/US-Asks-Pakistan-Army-Chief-to-Continue-Action-against-Terrorists/article2535992.ece Obama Encourages 'Best and Brightest' to Stay in US http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Obama-Encourages-Best-and-Brightest-to-Stay-in-US/article2535935.ece US President Barack Obama has pushed for immigration reform to encourage the best and the brightest to stay in America and not to return to their home country after completing studies. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 12:18:30 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Obama-Encourages-Best-and-Brightest-to-Stay-in-US/article2535935.ece Sharif Asks Obama to Raise Kashmir Issue During India Visit http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Sharif-Asks-Obama-to-Raise-Kashmir-Issue-During-India-Visit/article2535899.ece Sat, 22 Nov 2014 10:29:23 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Sharif-Asks-Obama-to-Raise-Kashmir-Issue-During-India-Visit/article2535899.ece Deadlocked Iran Nuclear Talks Enter Cliffhanger Final Weekend http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Deadlocked-Iran-Nuclear-Talks-Enter-Cliffhanger-Final-Weekend/article2535897.ece Deadlocked international talks aimed at defusing a 12-year standoff with Iran over its nuclear ambitions entered their cliffhanger final weekend today, days before a deadline.  Sat, 22 Nov 2014 10:26:14 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Deadlocked-Iran-Nuclear-Talks-Enter-Cliffhanger-Final-Weekend/article2535897.ece Ebola Could Be Contained By Mid-2015: Ban Ki-moon http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Ebola-Could-Be-Contained-By-Mid-2015-Ban-Ki-moon/article2535884.ece UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has said that the spread of the deadly Ebola virus could be contained by mid-2015. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 09:58:34 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Ebola-Could-Be-Contained-By-Mid-2015-Ban-Ki-moon/article2535884.ece Assange Welcome in Ecuador Embassy 'As Long as Necessary' http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Assange-Welcome-in-Ecuador-Embassy-As-Long-as-Necessary/article2535875.ece Sat, 22 Nov 2014 09:35:45 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Assange-Welcome-in-Ecuador-Embassy-As-Long-as-Necessary/article2535875.ece Obama-Sharif Reiterate Commitment to Combat Terrorism http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Obama-Sharif-Reiterate-Commitment-to-Combat-Terrorism/article2535872.ece US President Barack Obama and Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif have reiterated their commitment to combat terrorism. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 09:32:44 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Obama-Sharif-Reiterate-Commitment-to-Combat-Terrorism/article2535872.ece UN Warns Ebola Still Far From Over http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/UN-Warns-Ebola-Still-Far-From-Over/article2535871.ece The head of the UN Ebola mission has warned that the world was "far, far away" from beating back the outbreak and said a huge increase in aid was still needed to fight Ebola on the ground in Africa. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 09:29:26 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/UN-Warns-Ebola-Still-Far-From-Over/article2535871.ece Obama's India Visit Next Year Great Chance For Bolstering Ties http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Obamas-India-Visit-Next-Year-Great-Chance-For-Bolstering-Ties/article2535870.ece US President Barack Obama's proposed visit to India in January next year is a great opportunity to strengthen and expand bilateral strategic partnership, top American administration officials and experts have said. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 09:24:25 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Obamas-India-Visit-Next-Year-Great-Chance-For-Bolstering-Ties/article2535870.ece Obama Immigration Plan Riles Republicans, Clashes Loom http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Obama-Immigration-Plan-Riles-Republicans-Clashes-Loom/article2535855.ece Barack Obama's Republican rivals today heaped scorn on his plans to offer up to five million undocumented migrants protection from deportation, as the US president went on the road to defend the bold measures. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 07:51:35 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Obama-Immigration-Plan-Riles-Republicans-Clashes-Loom/article2535855.ece Sri Lanka Minister Defects to Oppn to Challenge Rajapaksa in Prez Poll http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Sri-Lanka-Minister-Defects-to-Oppn-to-Challenge-Rajapaksa-in-Prez-Poll/article2535370.ece Sat, 22 Nov 2014 05:57:46 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Sri-Lanka-Minister-Defects-to-Oppn-to-Challenge-Rajapaksa-in-Prez-Poll/article2535370.ece Presidential Election on January 8 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Presidential-Election-on-January-8/article2535371.ece Sat, 22 Nov 2014 05:57:46 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2014/11/22/Presidential-Election-on-January-8/article2535371.ece