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Mon, 02 Mar 2015 10:34:05 +0530 Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:55:11 +0530 World Canadian Gets 7 Years in Jail in Nepal for Child Sex Abuse http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Canadian-Gets-7-Years-in-Jail-in-Nepal-for-Child-Sex-Abuse/2015/03/02/article2694334.ece Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:54:38 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Canadian-Gets-7-Years-in-Jail-in-Nepal-for-Child-Sex-Abuse/2015/03/02/article2694334.ece Debate Still Rages Over Color of Dress Photographed in Rare Light http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Debate-Still-Rages-Over-Color-of-Dress-Photographed-in-Rare-Light/2015/03/02/article2694323.ece Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:26:22 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Debate-Still-Rages-Over-Color-of-Dress-Photographed-in-Rare-Light/2015/03/02/article2694323.ece Moscow Denounces 'Abominable' Charlie Hebdo Cartoon http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Moscow-Denounces-Abominable-Charlie-Hebdo-Cartoon/2015/03/02/article2694318.ece Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:12:01 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Moscow-Denounces-Abominable-Charlie-Hebdo-Cartoon/2015/03/02/article2694318.ece One Woman a Week Leaving Britain to Join Terrorist Killers in Syria http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/One-Woman-a-Week-Leaving-Britain-to-Join-Terrorist-Killers-in-Syria/2015/03/02/article2694310.ece Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:03:26 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/One-Woman-a-Week-Leaving-Britain-to-Join-Terrorist-Killers-in-Syria/2015/03/02/article2694310.ece North Korea Vows 'Merciless Strikes' as US-South Korea Drills Begin http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/North-Korea-Vows-Merciless-Strikes-as-US-South-Korea-Drills-Begin/2015/03/02/article2694270.ece A new research report by US experts published last month estimated that North Korea could be on track to have an arsenal of 100 nuclear weapons by 2020. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 07:41:10 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/North-Korea-Vows-Merciless-Strikes-as-US-South-Korea-Drills-Begin/2015/03/02/article2694270.ece Widows’ Endless Wait http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Widows’-Endless-Wait/2015/03/02/article2693478.ece As the island nation struggles to shed the spectre of the Eelam war with a new government, widows still narrate tales of woe. Gokul Vannan also finds that some Sinhalese and Tamils are not really sworn enemies they are made out to be Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:12 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Widows’-Endless-Wait/2015/03/02/article2693478.ece Take Festival Beyond Religion, say Attendees http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Take-Festival-Beyond-Religion-say-Attendees/2015/03/02/article2693481.ece Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:12 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Take-Festival-Beyond-Religion-say-Attendees/2015/03/02/article2693481.ece Sinhalese or Tamil, we are one and Our Blood is Red, say People at the Grassroots http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Sinhalese-or-Tamil-we-are-one-and-Our-Blood-is-Red-say-People-at-the-Grassroots/2015/03/02/article2693483.ece Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:12 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Sinhalese-or-Tamil-we-are-one-and-Our-Blood-is-Red-say-People-at-the-Grassroots/2015/03/02/article2693483.ece Tamil Kings Cut out, History Rewritten, Claim Lankan Tamil Students http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Tamil-Kings-Cut-out-History-Rewritten-Claim-Lankan-Tamil-Students/2015/03/02/article2693470.ece Instead, they get to learn only about the glory of the Sinhala kings and their contribution to the growth of Buddhism in the island nation. Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:09 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Tamil-Kings-Cut-out-History-Rewritten-Claim-Lankan-Tamil-Students/2015/03/02/article2693470.ece Stringent Checks Irk Devotees http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Stringent-Checks-Irk-Devotees/2015/03/02/article2693529.ece Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:09 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Stringent-Checks-Irk-Devotees/2015/03/02/article2693529.ece Bangladesh Rallies For Free Speech After US Blogger Hacked in Dhaka http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Bangladesh-Rallies-For-Free-Speech-After-US-Blogger-Hacked-in-Dhaka/2015/03/01/article2693193.ece Avijit Roy, an engineer of Bangladeshi origin, was killed by machete-wielding assailants on Thursday while returning from a book fair. Sun, 01 Mar 2015 23:46:35 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Bangladesh-Rallies-For-Free-Speech-After-US-Blogger-Hacked-in-Dhaka/2015/03/01/article2693193.ece Round Chicken Egg Fetches Rs. 46,000 in Auction http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Round-Chicken-Egg-Fetches-Rs.-46000-in-Auction/2015/03/01/article2693068.ece Sun, 01 Mar 2015 22:52:50 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Round-Chicken-Egg-Fetches-Rs.-46000-in-Auction/2015/03/01/article2693068.ece Three British Schoolgirls Flee to Syria to Join IS http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Three-British-Schoolgirls-Flee-to-Syria-to-Join-IS/2015/03/01/article2693022.ece Reports suggest that the three girls flew from London to Istanbul on February 17 and CCTV images showed the girls waiting at Bayrampasa bus station in Istanbul. Sun, 01 Mar 2015 22:38:24 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Three-British-Schoolgirls-Flee-to-Syria-to-Join-IS/2015/03/01/article2693022.ece Sierra Leone's Vice President in Quarantine for Ebola http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Sierra-Leones-Vice-President-in-Quarantine-for-Ebola/2015/03/01/article2692999.ece Vice President Samuel Sam-Sumana is the highest ranking African official to be in quarantine in this Ebola outbreak, which is fast approaching a death toll of 10,000. Sun, 01 Mar 2015 22:12:02 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Sierra-Leones-Vice-President-in-Quarantine-for-Ebola/2015/03/01/article2692999.ece Lankan PM to Seek Parliament Dissolution if Opposition is Intransigent http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Lankan-PM-to-Seek-Parliament-Dissolution-if-Opposition-is-Intransigent/2015/03/01/article2692957.ece Sun, 01 Mar 2015 16:42:57 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Lankan-PM-to-Seek-Parliament-Dissolution-if-Opposition-is-Intransigent/2015/03/01/article2692957.ece Lakhvi's Luxury Jail Life: Internet, Mobiles, TV and Visitors http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Lakhvis-Luxury-Jail-Life-Internet-Mobiles-TV-and-Visitors/2015/03/01/article2692927.ece One of Pakistan's most notorious prisoners, 55-year-old Lakhvi is living in relative luxury in Rawalpindi's sprawling high-security Adiala Jail. Sun, 01 Mar 2015 14:09:56 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Lakhvis-Luxury-Jail-Life-Internet-Mobiles-TV-and-Visitors/2015/03/01/article2692927.ece Revival Signs in IPO Market; Two Issues Lined Up this Month http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Revival-Signs-in-IPO-Market-Two-Issues-Lined-Up-this-Month/2015/03/01/article2692840.ece Sun, 01 Mar 2015 11:55:56 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Revival-Signs-in-IPO-Market-Two-Issues-Lined-Up-this-Month/2015/03/01/article2692840.ece Human Rights Campaigner Supports Waging Jihad Against British Soldiers http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Human-Rights-Campaigner-Supports-Waging-Jihad-Against-British-Soldiers/2015/03/01/article2692822.ece Sun, 01 Mar 2015 11:15:06 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Human-Rights-Campaigner-Supports-Waging-Jihad-Against-British-Soldiers/2015/03/01/article2692822.ece West Condemns Nemtsov Murder as Putin Vows to Punish Killers http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/West-Condemns-Nemtsov-Murder-as-Putin-Vows-to-Punish-Killers/2015/03/01/article2692788.ece Sun, 01 Mar 2015 09:57:57 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/West-Condemns-Nemtsov-Murder-as-Putin-Vows-to-Punish-Killers/2015/03/01/article2692788.ece Singapore PM Recovering Well After Prostate Cancer Surgery http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Singapore-PM-Recovering-Well-After-Prostate-Cancer-Surgery/2015/03/01/article2692787.ece Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, who underwent a successful surgery for prostate cancer two weeks ago, is recovering well, Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong has said. Sun, 01 Mar 2015 09:55:20 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Singapore-PM-Recovering-Well-After-Prostate-Cancer-Surgery/2015/03/01/article2692787.ece Malaysia Set to Boost Aircraft Tracking a Year After MH370's Disappearance http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Malaysia-Set-to-Boost-Aircraft-Tracking-a-Year-After-MH370s-Disappearance/2015/03/01/article2692781.ece The announcement comes one week ahead of the anniversary of the disappearance of Flight 370, which vanished last year. Sun, 01 Mar 2015 09:49:17 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Malaysia-Set-to-Boost-Aircraft-Tracking-a-Year-After-MH370s-Disappearance/2015/03/01/article2692781.ece Cameroonians Demonstrate Against Attacks by Boko Haram http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Cameroonians-Demonstrate-Against-Attacks-by-Boko-Haram/2015/02/28/article2691640.ece The solidarity march was also to discourage Cameroonian youths from joining the extremist group, said journalist Ndi Eugene Ndi. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 21:55:29 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Cameroonians-Demonstrate-Against-Attacks-by-Boko-Haram/2015/02/28/article2691640.ece Lanka Says it Will Not Allow Docking of Chinese Submarines http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Lanka-Says-it-Will-Not-Allow-Docking-of-Chinese-Submarines/2015/02/28/article2691638.ece China had defended their docking, stating that there was 'nothing unusual' as it is common international practice for warships to stop for refuelling at ports abroad. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 21:50:23 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Lanka-Says-it-Will-Not-Allow-Docking-of-Chinese-Submarines/2015/02/28/article2691638.ece Egyptian Court Declares Hamas as Terrorist Group http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Egyptian-Court-Declares-Hamas-as-Terrorist-Group/2015/02/28/article2691634.ece The verdict resulted from two separate private suits filed by two lawyers against the Islamist movement, which controls the Gaza Strip along Egypt's border. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 21:32:27 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Egyptian-Court-Declares-Hamas-as-Terrorist-Group/2015/02/28/article2691634.ece Palestinian Killed in Blast near Ruined Gaza Airport http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Palestinian-Killed-in-Blast-near-Ruined-Gaza-Airport/2015/02/28/article2691633.ece Israeli forces hit the airport's radar tower in 2001 when Palestinians launched an uprising, forcing it to close down. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 21:25:33 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Palestinian-Killed-in-Blast-near-Ruined-Gaza-Airport/2015/02/28/article2691633.ece Opposition Supporters Protest in Nepal, 24 injured http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Opposition-Supporters-Protest-in-Nepal-24-injured/2015/02/28/article2691632.ece The alliance of 30 opposition parties led by the UCPN-Maoist includes Joint Madhesi Front, a group of five Madhes-based parties and some fringe parties. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 21:17:33 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Opposition-Supporters-Protest-in-Nepal-24-injured/2015/02/28/article2691632.ece Pakistan Sends Relief Goods for Avalanche-Hit Afghans http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Pakistan-Sends-Relief-Goods-for-Avalanche-Hit-Afghans/2015/02/28/article2691630.ece Rescue efforts after disasters such as avalanches and flash floods, which often hit as snows melt in the spring, are frequently hampered by lack of equipment. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 21:10:38 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Pakistan-Sends-Relief-Goods-for-Avalanche-Hit-Afghans/2015/02/28/article2691630.ece Afghan Avalanche Death Toll Rises amid Rescue http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Afghan-Avalanche-Death-Toll-Rises-amid-Rescue/2015/02/28/article2691626.ece Severe weather has affected at least 18 of Afghanistan's 34 provinces. Nationwide, well over 200 people have died. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 20:59:36 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Afghan-Avalanche-Death-Toll-Rises-amid-Rescue/2015/02/28/article2691626.ece Car Bombs Kill 27 People North of Iraq's Capital, Baghdad http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Car-Bombs-Kill-27-People-North-of-Iraqs-Capital-Baghdad/2015/02/28/article2691624.ece No one immediately claimed the attacks, though Iraq sees near-daily attacks often claimed by the Islamic State group. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 20:55:39 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Car-Bombs-Kill-27-People-North-of-Iraqs-Capital-Baghdad/2015/02/28/article2691624.ece Brotherhood Chief among 14 Sentenced to Life in Prison http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Brotherhood-Chief-among-14-Sentenced-to-Life-in-Prison/2015/02/28/article2691621.ece Badie has already been sentenced by three separate courts to three life terms, and he was also handed two death sentences that were later overturned on appeal. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 20:44:00 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Brotherhood-Chief-among-14-Sentenced-to-Life-in-Prison/2015/02/28/article2691621.ece New Bust of Gandhian Follower Erected in South Africa http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/New-Bust-of-Gandhian-Follower-Erected-in-South-Africa/2015/02/28/article2691618.ece Flanked by two columns, the bust, unveiled in Lenasia, south of Johannesburg, tells her story in the liberation struggle. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 20:40:05 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/New-Bust-of-Gandhian-Follower-Erected-in-South-Africa/2015/02/28/article2691618.ece Iran Shrugs off Netanyahu Bid to Block Nuclear Deal http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Iran-Shrugs-off-Netanyahu-Bid-to-Block-Nuclear-Deal/2015/02/28/article2691612.ece The Israeli leader said Wednesday that his speech before Congress was part of his "duty" to protect the Jewish state's security. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 20:23:50 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Iran-Shrugs-off-Netanyahu-Bid-to-Block-Nuclear-Deal/2015/02/28/article2691612.ece Govt Statements on Army Camps Triggered Genocide Resolution http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Govt-Statements-on-Army-Camps-Triggered-Genocide-Resolution/2015/02/28/article2691607.ece Wignewaran has attributed the Northern Provincial Council’s resolution on an “on-going genocide against Tamils in Sri Lanka”. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19:42:25 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Govt-Statements-on-Army-Camps-Triggered-Genocide-Resolution/2015/02/28/article2691607.ece Another Hindu Temple Vandalised in US http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Another-Hindu-Temple-Vandalised-in-US/2015/02/28/article2691583.ece Sat, 28 Feb 2015 18:18:38 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Another-Hindu-Temple-Vandalised-in-US/2015/02/28/article2691583.ece Sinhala Nationalists Oppose Repatriation of Refugees from TN http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Sinhala-Nationalists-Oppose-Repatriation-of-Refugees-from-TN/2015/02/28/article2691561.ece Sat, 28 Feb 2015 17:08:11 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Sinhala-Nationalists-Oppose-Repatriation-of-Refugees-from-TN/2015/02/28/article2691561.ece 3 Year-Old US Boy, Shoots Himself Dead http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/3-Year-Old-US-Boy-Shoots-Himself-Dead/2015/02/28/article2691550.ece Sat, 28 Feb 2015 16:20:39 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/3-Year-Old-US-Boy-Shoots-Himself-Dead/2015/02/28/article2691550.ece Pak PM to Visit Saudi Arabia Next Week http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Pak-PM-to-Visit-Saudi-Arabia-Next-Week/2015/02/28/article2691545.ece Sat, 28 Feb 2015 16:16:23 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Pak-PM-to-Visit-Saudi-Arabia-Next-Week/2015/02/28/article2691545.ece US Condemns Brutal Murder of Avjit Roy in Bangladesh http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/US-Condemns-Brutal-Murder-of-Avjit-Roy-in-Bangladesh/2015/02/28/article2691538.ece Sat, 28 Feb 2015 16:13:20 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/US-Condemns-Brutal-Murder-of-Avjit-Roy-in-Bangladesh/2015/02/28/article2691538.ece Pakistan PM to Visit Saudi Arabia Next Week http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Pakistan-PM-to-Visit-Saudi-Arabia-Next-Week/2015/02/28/article2691507.ece The agenda of the visit is not known but Sharif is expected to discuss important bilateral and regional issues with King Salman. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 15:36:49 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/Pakistan-PM-to-Visit-Saudi-Arabia-Next-Week/2015/02/28/article2691507.ece India Alongwith other G4 Nations Demand UNSC Reform http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/India-Alongwith-other-G4-Nations-Demand-UNSC-Reform/2015/02/28/article2691502.ece They welcomed the strong commitment shown by President of the General Assembly Sam Kutesa in making reform of the Security Council a top priority. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 15:29:35 +0530 http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/India-Alongwith-other-G4-Nations-Demand-UNSC-Reform/2015/02/28/article2691502.ece