The New Indian Express - World - RSS Feed from The New Indian Express en Copyright 2012 The New Indian Express. All rights reserved. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 16:52:14 +0530 Sat, 30 Apr 2016 16:45:20 +0530 World Indian President Invites New Zealand to Join 'Make in India' Initiative Pranab Mukherjee invited New Zealand investors and entrepreneurs to participate in the "Make in India" initiative. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 16:45:04 +0530 6.0 Magnitude Earthquake Hits off Vanuatu: USGS A 6.0-magnitude earthquake hit the South Pacific island of Vanuatu Saturday, the United States Geological Survey said. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 15:59:36 +0530 Colorado Woman Gets 100 Years for Cutting Baby from Womb Judge Maria Berkenkotter gave the harshest sentences for performing a cesarean with a kitchen knife on the victim. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 15:22:29 +0530 Fourteen Killed in Nairobi Floods and Building Collapse 7 were crushed when a six-storey building collapsed, as rescue teams shifted rubble in a desperate search for survivors. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 14:49:04 +0530 At Least 21 Dead in Baghdad Car Bomb: Officials A car-bombing Saturday in southeastern Baghdad killed at least 21 people wounded at least 42 others. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 14:29:42 +0530 Bombed Brussels Airport Departure Hall to Partly Reopen Sunday Travellers have been asked to arrive 3 hours before their flights to allow time for extra police security checks. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 14:23:21 +0530 Britain's Hammond, Cuba's Castro Agree on Debt Restructuring Castro and Hammond "verified the advances" in bilateral relations and "the potentials" in areas of mutual interest. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 14:18:21 +0530 Will Easily Defeat Hillary in November: Donald Trump The controversial real-estate tycoon had to face public protest in California for the second consecutive day. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 13:59:09 +0530 'Europe Could Learn From India in Tackling Migrant Crisis' Krauss asserted that "Europe as a whole" can learn from the Indian experience in dealing with the migrants crisis. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 13:51:53 +0530 Hello! We Are Not Alone in Space Their new equation includes recent data from Nasa's Kepler satellite on the number of exoplanets that could harbour life Sat, 30 Apr 2016 13:13:50 +0530 Giant Chinese Zodiac Sculptures are Turning Heads in Boston The 10-foot-tall cast bronze sculptures are arranged in an outward-facing circle surrounding a children's splash area. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 12:43:16 +0530 Pop Went the Weasel and Down Went the Large Hadron Collider It's one of the physics world's most complex machines, and it has been immobilized, temporarily, by a weasel. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 12:26:37 +0530 US Woman Given 100-years Imprisonment for Killing 'Unborn' Baby A US woman was sentenced to 100 years in prison for cutting a woman's baby from her womb. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 12:14:41 +0530 Ex-priest Gets 20-40 Years in Prison for Sexual Assault A judge heard more than two hours of testimony from six men who described in detail how James Rapp molested them. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 12:02:46 +0530 No Assurance from Pakistan on Release of Doctor Who Tracked Laden: US Despite repeated request, Pakistan has not given any assurance on the release of the jailed Pakistani doctor who helped CIA agents hunt Osama bin Laden Sat, 30 Apr 2016 11:46:10 +0530 Trump Making Case to GOP Insiders Amid Chaotic Rally Scene The billionaire told Republicans they needed to come together after their divisive primary but also delivered a warning. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 11:35:54 +0530 Revealed: How the Moon Got its Tattoos Keller is project scientist for NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) mission which made the observations. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 10:43:32 +0530 Cambodia's Passenger Trains Resume Services After 14 Years John Guiry, CEO of the Royal Railway, said the resumption of passenger train services was made after the successful operation of a nine-day trial run early this month. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 09:57:42 +0530 Rouhani Allies Win Iran Parliament Elections Second Round: Media The second ballot to complete a new 290-seat parliament took place Friday because initial polls on February 26 did not produce clear winners in the 68 seats. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 09:52:36 +0530 Chinese Ship First to Transit Expanded Panama Canal A ship operated by a Chinese company will be the first vessel to transit the newly expanded Panama Canal during the inauguration ceremony on June 26. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 09:50:27 +0530 Panama Experts to Recommend Financial System Cleanup President Juan Carlos Varela called for the review after the "Panama Papers" leak suggested rich foreigners were using the accounts to hide their wealth. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 09:48:19 +0530 Italy's Unemployment Rate Lowest Since 2012 Unemployment rate in Italy has fallen to its lowest level since 2012. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 09:45:20 +0530 Crack Down on Online Porn Videos A group of internet video player service providers have been investigated and punished for spreading pornography in a nationwide crackdown, the anti-porn authority said. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 08:48:31 +0530 113 People Rescued Post Ecuador Quake The number of people rescued after a deadly 7.8 magnitude temblor jolted Ecuador has reached to 113. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 08:45:35 +0530 Ex-TV Pundit Who Claimed CIA Past Pleads Guilty to Fraud A former TV news analyst who falsely claimed to have been a "deep cover" agent for the CIA pleaded guilty today to a series of fraud charges, officials said.      Sat, 30 Apr 2016 06:26:02 +0530 US Working With India on Countering Extremism in Bangladesh Blinken disagreed with the Bangladeshi government's assessment that opposition parties are responsible for these acts of violence. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 00:07:38 +0530 Pakistan Woman Rights Activist Wins Nelson Mandela Award Adnan, who was married at the age of 13 ended her marriage after 20 years when she gathered the courage to divorce her abusive husband. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:51:22 +0530 At Least 11 Dead in Helicopter Crash Off Norway The helicopter broke into pieces near a small island and parts of the wreck were found scattered on land and at sea. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:46:38 +0530 US, Russia 'Agree Freeze' on Two Syrian Fronts Russia is a key backer of Assad's regime, while the US has supported various opposition factions in the country. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:41:54 +0530 Will Free Jailed Pakistan Doctor Who Tracked Bin Laden: Trump The real estate tycoon said he would keep 10,000 troops in Afghanistan mainly because of Pakistan's nuclear weapons. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:40:05 +0530 Brussels Suspect 'Dumped Metro Bomb in Toilet' He has also reportedly been charged with links to November's Paris attacks which left 130 people dead. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:37:19 +0530 US General: Afghan Hospital Bombing a Mistake, Not a War Crime The AC-130 crew, which had recently come under fire from a ground-to-air missile, had targeted the hospital by mistake. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:34:14 +0530 Pak TV Host Arrested for Bringing Firearm During Sting Operation Izhar ul Haq and his team members were arrested from the Sindh Assembly hall after he produced a firearm. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 19:41:48 +0530 Man Who Stalked Woman From New Delhi to US Jailed for 19 Years Indian-American has been sentenced to 19 years in the US for stalking a college classmate from New Delhi to Texas. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 19:38:04 +0530 Missing Dog Found After 10 Years in Alabama, Being Returned to Owner No one knows where the dog has been for the last decade, but Charlie has a gray muzzle now and a cancerous tumor. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 19:24:57 +0530 Former Sex Worker Jailed for Murdering Indian Fiance in Australia Brisbane SC found Melissa Leigh Shaw guilty of killing Shyam Sam Dhody at his Gilston based residence in Gold Coast. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 16:56:57 +0530 Helicopter Carrying at Least 14 Crashes in Western Norway Norwegian police say a helicopter carrying at least 14 has crashed near the western city of Bergen. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 16:20:57 +0530 British Astronaut to Control Machine on Earth From ISS The programme is part of a project that aims to learn how astronauts can control remote systems on other worlds. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 16:03:00 +0530 Afghan MP Seeks US Sanctions Against Pakistan The prominent Afghan lawmaker accused Pakistan of providing safe havens to terrorists. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 15:56:54 +0530 Kashmir Issue Must be Resolved Under UN Resolutions: Aziz Pakistan PM's Foreign Affairs Advisor has said the Kashmir dispute must be resolved in accordance with UN resolutions. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 15:01:46 +0530 Avalanche Fears Over Unauthorised Everest Helicopter Flights Helicopter firms are carrying out unauthorised sightseeing flights over the upper reaches of Mount Everest, Nepalese officials say. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:26:45 +0530 'World Bank is Looking Ways to Use Aadhar Experience' Under Aadhar now more than one billion people have their online identity, he said, adding that the cost of issuing one Aadhar ID was less than USD 1. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:13:02 +0530 Violence at Trump Rally in California The scuffles broke out between Trump supporters who were leaving the rally and people in the streets who accused them of being racists. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:49:21 +0530 US House Speaker Invites Modi to Address Congress US has increasingly courted India as a key ally in the region and Modi has forged ties with American leaders. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:48:42 +0530 Teens Who Bombed Sikh Temple Were IS Sympathisers The two allegedly detonated a fire extinguisher filled with explosives at the entrance of the Nanaksar Satsang Sabha Gurudwara on the evening of April 16. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:42:48 +0530 Indian-American Couple Convicted for H-1B Visa Fraud The visa fraud scheme involves the forgery of numerous individuals' signatures on visa petitions and exhibits without their knowledge. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:34:06 +0530 Venezuela Opposition Claims Million Signatures Against Nicolas Maduro Maduro promptly rejected the demand, the latest offensive in the battle to replace the government over a crisis that has families queuing up for food rations. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:06:05 +0530 Sanders Outlines His List of Democratic Party Reforms Democratic Party presidential candidate Bernie Sanders shared a specific list of changes he would like the party to make. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 10:52:07 +0530 NASA-inspired 'Miracle Suit' Saving New Mothers From Death In another study in Egypt and Nigeria, the garment reduced both blood loss and mortality from postpartum hemorrhage by 50 percent. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 10:21:15 +0530 Trump, Cruz Face Early Test at California GOP Conclave Donald Trump began his trip to California with a rally at the Orange County Fairgrounds in Costa Mesa. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 10:14:43 +0530 Japan Abandons Costly X-ray Satellite Lost in Space Contact was lost with the satellite on March 26, more than a month after its launch from southern Japan on Feb. 17. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 10:11:02 +0530 US Not to Use Tax Payer's Money for F-16 to Pakistan: Report As a result of which Pakistan would have to make arrangements for all USD700 million to purchase eight F-16 from the United States. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 10:08:44 +0530 Russia Becomes World's Leading Wheat Exporter Russia has become the world leader in wheat export, surpassing the US and Canada. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:59:42 +0530 7 Magnitude Quake Jolts Vanuatu A magnitude 7 earthquake struck the north of the South Pacific island of Vanuatu on Friday. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:53:33 +0530 Vanuatu Tsunami Threat Over After Big Quake: Scientists Within two hours it had cancelled the alert, saying "there is no longer a tsunami threat from this earthquake". Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:46:50 +0530 A Path to Nomination, Narrow as it is, Emerges for Trump It is no longer a mission impossible, but he will need to thread the needle if he is to be the Republican who challenges the likely Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton in November. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:46:13 +0530 Fatwa in Pakistan Calls for Social and Economic Boycott of Ahmediyas The fatwa mentions Ahmediyas as infidels ‘Kafirs’ with whom the Muslims should not have any contact. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:28:20 +0530 Obama: US Can Meet Goal of Accepting 10,000 Syrian Refugees Obama says the US can meet his goal of resettling 10,000 Syrian refugees by September 30, the end of the federal budget year. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:58:07 +0530 Indian-flagged Oil Tanker Returning to Libya After UN Blacklisting The ship left Libya's Marsa el-Hariga port late on Monday carrying 650,000 barrels of crude and was currently near Malta. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:55:58 +0530 Panama Needs 'More Time' to Impose OECD Tax Info Measures Panama needs "a little more time" to comply with OECD standards on exchanging tax information but remains committed to greater financial transparency, President Juan Carlos Varela has said. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:55:42 +0530 Putin Rejects Invitation to Visit Pakistan Citing 'Not Enough Substance' in Trip High-level visits were being projected as the new level of friendship and enhanced engagement between the 2 countries. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:48:35 +0530 Belgium Issues Anti-radiation Tablets to Whole Country After Isil 'Dirty Bomb' Threat The entire population of Belgium is to be issued with a ration of iodine tablets, months after warnings about the threat of Isil building a dirty bomb. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:24:32 +0530 Israel on Alert Isil at Border 'With Chemical Weapons' Israel is concerned about Isil terrorists outside its north-eastern border in the occupied Golan Heights. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:22:03 +0530 Has Japan Shelved its Radical Take on Stimulus? The climbdown by the world's most radical central bank is the latest sign that the monetary experiments since the Lehman crisis may have run their course. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:19:35 +0530 New Adviser Wins First Victory in Battle to Stop Letting Trump be Trump Donald Trump's first major foreign policy address may have divided opinion among Republicans. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:13:52 +0530 Air Strikes Kill Last Children's Doctor Aiding Rebel Aleppo The last paediatrician in rebel-held Aleppo was among as many as 30 people killed yesterday in a Syrian regime air strike on a hospital backed by the Red Cross. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:12:44 +0530 Military Experience in Nato, Engineering Skills and Degrees of Isil's Foreign Recruits The files contain the names of 368 fighters enrolled at a training camp for Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant's senior leaders near Raqqa in Syria. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:08:03 +0530 Obama Felt Disappointed After Missing Taj Trip: White House US President Barack Obama was "disappointed" at not being able to visit the iconic Taj Mahal during his trip to India last year, the White House has said.  Fri, 29 Apr 2016 06:18:25 +0530 In Talks With Indian Officials on Modi's US Visit: WH White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest, however, did not indicate if a final decision has been taken in this regard. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 00:00:41 +0530 Modi Invited to Address US Congress on June 8 Modi, who was invited by President Barack Obama, will be the fifth prime minister of India to address a joint meeting of Congress. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:23:44 +0530 Teenage Girl Stabbed to Death by Brother Over 'Honour' in Pakistan The girl succumbed to her injuries during medical treatment at the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:00:39 +0530 Protest in Myanmar Targets US Embassy Use of Term 'Rohingya' Myanmar does not officially recognize the Rohingya as an ethnic group, and denies most of them citizenship and basic rights. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 22:55:59 +0530 Airstrikes, Shelling Kill at Least 60 in Syria's Aleppo City The contested city is now one of the main battlegrounds of Syria's devastating civil war, with a cease-fire that has collapsed and peace talks in Geneva stalled. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 22:40:06 +0530 3 Indian Students Expelled From Chinese Varsity After Clashes Incidents like ragging and violent behaviour are a matter of concern as they are on the increase, the official said. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 22:19:19 +0530 ISIS Reveals Jihadi John's Route From UK to Syria He emerged videos, including those in which the US reporter Steven Sotloff and the British aid workers were murdered. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 22:08:41 +0530 Qatar Airways Head Threatens to Cancel Airbus Order The head of the government-owned carrier said he has other options to replace the single-aisle jets. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 22:04:07 +0530 Shahanawaz Asks Nitish to Break silence on VVIP Chopper Scam Shahnawaz asked Nitish to break his silence over the VVIP chopper deal allegedly involving Sonia. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 20:33:59 +0530 India to Give Line of Credit, Medicines to HIV Patients, Papua Offers Visa on Arrival Papua New Guinea has agreed to provide visa on arrival for Indian tourists visiting the island nation. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 19:48:35 +0530 Volkswagen to Spend up to $8.8 Billion on Diesel Buybacks, Fixes Volkswagen said it had set aside $8.8 billion to buy back or fix diesel-powered cars that had been rigged. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 17:23:53 +0530 38 Civilians Dead in Attacks in Syria's Aleppo At least 38 civilians were killed and dozens more wounded in fresh violence in Syria's second city Aleppo. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 17:04:03 +0530 Difficult to Prove Wrongdoings Against Panama Accused, Informed Senate Body The Senate Standing Committee on Finance has been informed that the judicial commission constituted by Pakistan Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:58:45 +0530