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London: EasyJet air hostess sacked after eating bacon sandwich in flight

Shannon Gleeson, ate the baguette because she had a nut allergy and had not been able to find safe food to eat while working abroad, an employment tribunal heard.

Jan 16, 2017 05:09 PM

China reacts on Obama's comment, says India's NSG membership can't be his farewell gift

China on Monday said admission of non-NPT signatories in NSG cannot be a "farewell gift" for countries to give to each other, a day after the outgoing Obama administration asserted that Beijing was an...

Jan 16, 2017 04:43 PM

At least 32 dead after Turkish Airlines cargo plane crashes into homes in Kyrgyzstan

The majority of the dead are from the nearby village of Dacha-Suu where the plane - a Turkish Airlines flight to Istanbul from Hong Kong via Kyrgyzstan's capital Bishkek -crashed at around 7.30am...

Jan 16, 2017 02:39 PM

Japan aborts mini-rocket mission seconds after liftoff due to technical glitch

According to reports, the SS-520 rocket rocket stopped sending data to ground control shortly after the liftoff on Sunday.

Jan 16, 2017 01:41 PM

Video | How Atif Aslam rescued a female fan from harassers during live concert in Karachi

Pakistani singer Atif Aslam has given a perfect example of humanity. The singer with a soulful voice has a pure soul too. Atif Aslam was performing at a concert in Karachi but brought it to a halt to...

Jan 16, 2017 01:25 PM

Five Indian-American lawmakers nominated to key Congressional panels

All five Indian-American lawmakers, the highest in the history of the US Congress, have been nominated to influential Congressional panels.

Jan 16, 2017 01:16 PM

Bloodbath in Brazil jails continues; 26 killed in fresh clashes at Alcacuz prison, many beheaded

The bloodbath erupted Saturday night in the overcrowded Alcacuz prison in the northeastern state of Rio Grande do Norte.

Jan 16, 2017 01:00 PM

Afghanistan, Pakistan, and not India were on top priority for Obama administration, says former White House official

“It (India-US relationship) is ending on a high note,” Anish Goel, the former Senior Director for South Asia at the National Security Council, White House, told PTI.

Jan 16, 2017 12:40 PM

Trump hails 'great' Brexit and supports speedy UK trade deal

He also forecast that other countries would follow Britain’s lead in voting to leave the European Union.

Jan 16, 2017 09:16 AM

US President-elect Donald Trump calls NATO as obsolete organisation, suggests Russia deal on nuclear arsenal

“I said a long time ago that NATO had problems. Number one it was obsolete, because it was designed many, many years ago,” Trump told the Monday’s editions of German tabloid Bild and the Times...

Jan 16, 2017 08:02 AM

Fighter jet shot down over Benghazi in Libya

A fighter jet from Marshal Khalifa Haftar’s forces was shot down over Libya’s Benghazi on Sunday as it carried out raids on jihadist positions, a military source said.

Jan 15, 2017 11:40 PM

Benjamin Netanyahu calls Paris peace conference futile

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday dismissed as “futile” an international conference in Paris seeking to revive the moribund Israeli-Palestinian peace process.

Jan 15, 2017 08:36 PM