China lodges protest, asks India to withdraw troops

Beijing: China on Tuesday said it has complained to India about Indian troops “trespassing” the Chinese boundary, hinting that pilgrimage to Kailash Mansarovar won’t resume until the soldiers were withdrawn. The Chinese side asked the Indian side to respect the border treaty Indian and Chinese troops reportedly faced off along the More...

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By Agencies On Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
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US-led air strike kills 57 in IS-held prison

Damascus: At least 57 inmates and guards were killed when a US-led air strike targeted a prison under Islamic State control in eastern Syria, a monitor group said on Tuesday. The air strike hit the prison in the More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
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Syria preparing for chemical weapons attack: US

Washington: The White House said that there were “potential preparations” for another chemical weapons attack by the Syrian regime and warned the country’s President Bashar al-Assad of a “heavy More...

By Agencies On Monday, June 26th, 2017
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US SC agrees to review rulings on Trump’s travel ban

Washington: The US Supreme Court agreed on Monday to hear the Trump administration’s challenge to lower court rulings blocking a travel ban affecting six Muslim-majority countries. It also pushed for a 120-day More...

By Agencies On Monday, June 26th, 2017
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Fresh clashes in Kashmir after prayers mar Eid

Srinagar: Clashes broke out on Monday between the security forces and stone pelters at several places in the Kashmir Valley after the Eid prayers. The police burst tear-gas shells to disperse the mob At least 10 More...

By Agencies On Monday, June 26th, 2017
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Google Pixel 2 smartphones codenames revealed

New York: Google Pixel 2 smartphones have been code-named ‘Taimen’ and ‘Walleye’ and the bigger variant will have a 5.99-inch display, a new leak has said. The devices would have slim bezels More...

By Agencies On Sunday, June 25th, 2017
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Eight killed in Gulmarg cable car accident

Srinagar: Eight people, including tourists and a local man, were killed on Sunday when a gondola car cabin crashed hundreds of meters down to the ground after its cable snapped in Gulmarg in Jammu and Kashmir, More...

By Agencies On Sunday, June 25th, 2017
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Prime Minister Modi arrives in US

Washington: Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here from Portugal on Sunday, on the second leg of his three-nation tour, that will also take him to the Netherlands. The President and the Prime Minister will discuss More...

By Agencies On Saturday, June 24th, 2017
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Prime Minister Modi meets Portuguese counterpart

Lisbon: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday met his Portuguese counterpart Antonio Costa soon after arriving here on the first leg of his three-nation tour that will also take him to the US and the Netherlands. Our More...

By Agencies On Saturday, June 24th, 2017
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Sikh woman becomes first turbaned Supreme Court judge in Canada

Canberra: Indian-origin Sikh human rights advocate Palbinder Kaur Shergill has been appointed a judge of the Supreme Court of British Columbia in New Westminster. The appointment was made with immediate effect as More...