The New Indian Express - World - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. 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 Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:54:38 +0530 Debate Still Rages Over Color of Dress Photographed in Rare Light Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:26:22 +0530 Moscow Denounces 'Abominable' Charlie Hebdo Cartoon Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:12:01 +0530 One Woman a Week Leaving Britain to Join Terrorist Killers in Syria Mon, 02 Mar 2015 09:03:26 +0530 North Korea Vows 'Merciless Strikes' as US-South Korea Drills Begin 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 Widows’ Endless Wait’-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’-Endless-Wait/2015/03/02/article2693478.ece Take Festival Beyond Religion, say Attendees Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:12 +0530 Sinhalese or Tamil, we are one and Our Blood is Red, say People at the Grassroots Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:12 +0530 Tamil Kings Cut out, History Rewritten, Claim Lankan Tamil Students 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 Stringent Checks Irk Devotees Mon, 02 Mar 2015 06:00:09 +0530 Bangladesh Rallies For Free Speech After US Blogger Hacked in Dhaka 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 Round Chicken Egg Fetches Rs. 46,000 in Auction Sun, 01 Mar 2015 22:52:50 +0530 Three British Schoolgirls Flee to Syria to Join IS 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 Sierra Leone's Vice President in Quarantine for Ebola 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 Lankan PM to Seek Parliament Dissolution if Opposition is Intransigent Sun, 01 Mar 2015 16:42:57 +0530 Lakhvi's Luxury Jail Life: Internet, Mobiles, TV and Visitors 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 Revival Signs in IPO Market; Two Issues Lined Up this Month Sun, 01 Mar 2015 11:55:56 +0530 Human Rights Campaigner Supports Waging Jihad Against British Soldiers Sun, 01 Mar 2015 11:15:06 +0530 West Condemns Nemtsov Murder as Putin Vows to Punish Killers Sun, 01 Mar 2015 09:57:57 +0530 Singapore PM Recovering Well After Prostate Cancer Surgery 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 Malaysia Set to Boost Aircraft Tracking a Year After MH370's Disappearance 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 Cameroonians Demonstrate Against Attacks by Boko Haram 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 Lanka Says it Will Not Allow Docking of Chinese Submarines 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 Egyptian Court Declares Hamas as Terrorist Group 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 Palestinian Killed in Blast near Ruined Gaza Airport 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 Opposition Supporters Protest in Nepal, 24 injured 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 Pakistan Sends Relief Goods for Avalanche-Hit Afghans 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 Afghan Avalanche Death Toll Rises amid Rescue 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 Car Bombs Kill 27 People North of Iraq's Capital, Baghdad 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 Brotherhood Chief among 14 Sentenced to Life in Prison 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 New Bust of Gandhian Follower Erected in South Africa 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 Iran Shrugs off Netanyahu Bid to Block Nuclear Deal 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 Govt Statements on Army Camps Triggered Genocide Resolution 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 Another Hindu Temple Vandalised in US Sat, 28 Feb 2015 18:18:38 +0530 Sinhala Nationalists Oppose Repatriation of Refugees from TN Sat, 28 Feb 2015 17:08:11 +0530 3 Year-Old US Boy, Shoots Himself Dead Sat, 28 Feb 2015 16:20:39 +0530 Pak PM to Visit Saudi Arabia Next Week Sat, 28 Feb 2015 16:16:23 +0530 US Condemns Brutal Murder of Avjit Roy in Bangladesh Sat, 28 Feb 2015 16:13:20 +0530 Pakistan PM to Visit Saudi Arabia Next Week 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 India Alongwith other G4 Nations Demand UNSC Reform 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