Tamilnadu govt staff set to get bonanza

Chennai: Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today announced formation of a committee to...... Read More >>

Talk on epic character Bhishmar

Chennai: Writer P N Parasuraman will deliver a talk on epic character Bhishmar as part of '...... Read More >>

Overcoming trauma to become donor

Chennai: It is not easy to take a decision at any point in life but the most difficult must be to...... Read More >>

Aguero stars as Man City sink Monaco in thriller

Manchester: Sergio Aguero starred as Manchester City beat Monaco 5-3 in a breathless and...... Read More >>

Shooters impress new foreign rifle coach

New Delhi: They may not have been setting the stage ablaze in recent times but newly-appointed...... Read More >>




China's air quality worsens in January

PTI, Wednesday, 22nd February 2017
Beijing: Chinese cities suffered from more days of air pollution in January, with northern areas being the worst affected, according to official data.

North Korea diplomat wanted over Kim killing

Kuala Lumpur: Detectives probing the assassination of Kim Jong-Un's half-brother want to question a North Korean diplomat, Malaysia's top policeman said today. ... Read More >>

Guantanamo healthy for security, feels Trump

Washington: US President Donald Trump believes that the Guantanamo Bay prison is serving a healthy purpose towards national security, the White House has said, indicating that its closure is unlikely. ... Read More >>

Hitler's phone sells for more than $ 240,000

Washington: Adolf Hitler's personal telephone, which the Fuehrer used to dictate many of his deadly World War II commands, sold at auction for USD 243,000, the US house selling it announced. ... Read More >>

'I am Muslim too' rally at Times Square

New York: Over a thousand people from various faiths declared 'I am a Muslim too' as they assembled at the iconic Times Square here to express solidarity with the Muslim community and protest against US President Donald Trump's immigration policies. ... Read More >>

Draft DHS guidelines seek to detain immigrants

Washington: The Homeland Security Department has drafted sweeping new guidelines aimed at aggressively detaining and deporting immigrants living in the US illegally, according to a pair of memoranda signed by DHS Secretary John Kelly. ... Read More >>

Trump's revised travel ban targets same countries

Washington: A draft of President Donald Trump's revised immigration ban targets the same seven countries listed in his original executive order and exempts travelers who already have a visa to travel to the US, even if they haven't used it yet. ... Read More >>

Turkey eyes strong Trump alliance

Ankara: Turning a blind eye to multiple policy differences, Turkey is seeking a tighter alliance with Washington under President Donald Trump but the road to a rapprochement may not be easy. ... Read More >>

1 dead, others stranded as storm lashes California

Los Angeles: A powerful Pacific storm blew into Southern and Central California with wind-driven heavy rains that downed power lines and electrocuted a man, stranded others in flooded areas and disrupted hundreds of flights at airports. ... Read More >>

Impossible to control terror groups with double game

Washington: A top US lawmaker has said Pakistan's intelligence services have for too long supported some terror organisations and it is impossible to get a handle on fanatical and violent groups when one plays 'double game'. ... Read More >>


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