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 >>




Malaysia police arrest N Korean man over Kim murder

Agency, Saturday, 18th February 2017
Kuala Lumpur: Malaysian police said today they had arrested a North Korean man, the fourth person to be detained in connection with the murder of the half brother of the North's leader.

Need to support Pak's efforts to combat terrorism

Washington: Amid reports of a crackdown on terror hideouts by the Pakistan army, the US has said it is in its long term interest to support Islamabad's efforts to combat violent extremism and build a more stable society. ... Read More >>

Media 'enemy of the American people': Trump

Washington: The media is an 'enemy of the American people', US President Donald Trump has said, stepping up his attack on newspapers and channels that have been critical of his presidency. ... Read More >>

Texas State backs Trump's travel ban

Houston: Texas has become the first US State to support President Donald Trump's travel ban on travellers from seven Muslim-majority nations, defending his controversial executive order as a move to protect America.  ... Read More >>

University rejects Chinese call to invite Dalai Lama

Beijing: A US university headed by an Indian-origin academician has rejected call by Chinese students to withdraw invitation to exiled Tibetan leader the Dalai Lama but assured them that his speech would have nothing to do with politics. ... Read More >>

Release of Kim body needs family DNA: Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur: The body of Kim Jong-Nam, the assassinated half-brother of North Korea's leader, will not be released until his family have provided DNA samples, Malaysia said today, despite a request from Pyongyang. ... Read More >>

January 2017 third warmest January on record

New York: Last month was the third warmest January in 137 years of modern record-keeping, according to a monthly analysis of global temperatures by NASA scientists. ... Read More >>

Trump moving away from two-State solution

Washington: US President Donald Trump has signalled debunking America's long pursuit of a two-State solution to the Israeli-Palestinian dispute, saying he could endorse a one-nation solution if it led to peace in the Middle East, but asked Israel to temporarily stop Jewish settlements. ... Read More >>

2nd woman detained over Kim assassination

Kuala Lumpur: Malaysian police investigating the assassination of the half-brother of North Korea's leader reportedly said today they have detained a second woman in connection with the killing. ... Read More >>

New York's support for endangered animals

New York: The iconic Empire State Building here was the venue of a 'first-of-its-kind' event where images of endangered animals like snow leopards, tigers and a giant photo of Cecil the lion were flashed across its facade, drawing huge crowds of spectators. ... Read More >>


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