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EU panel to take up with India 'denial' of visa to one of powerful member

It is the first visit abroad of the committee under the its new chair, McAllister, who was appointed to the post in January.

Feb 22, 2017 10:15 PM

Islamic court legalises 'test tube babies' in Pakistan

The court, however, made it clear that any other condition for obtaining a test tube baby would be considered un-Islamic.

Feb 22, 2017 09:02 PM

Trump's immigration plans could impact nearly 300,000 Indian-Americans

Indian-Americans as per unofficial figures account for nearly 300,000 illegal aliens.

Feb 22, 2017 07:51 PM

Open to accommodate more Indian skilled professionals, says EU

A delegation of European Parliament's Committee on Foreign Affairs also expressed "regret" over failure by both sides to resume the stalled dialogue to firm the long-pending EU-India trade.

Feb 22, 2017 02:35 PM

Taipei train bomber sentenced to 30 years in prison

"The defendant detonated the explosive device with the goal of committing suicide, as well as taking his revenge on society by means of killing innocent people. His motive was malicious," a court...

Feb 22, 2017 01:52 PM

George Clooney takes on Donald Trump, dubs him as 'Hollywood elitist'

The Oscar-winning actor mentioned Meryl Streep's speech during the Golden Globes in January when she blasted the president as a bully.

Feb 22, 2017 11:25 AM

White House sees Guantanamo Bay prison 'healthy' for US national security

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

Feb 22, 2017 11:19 AM

Malaysia wants to interrogate North Korean diplomat over Kim killing

Malaysian investigators are seeking to question a North Korean diplomat over the killing of Kim Jong-Un's brother at a Kuala Lumpur airport, national police chief Khalid Abu Bakar said on Wednesday.

Feb 22, 2017 10:54 AM

Immigrants charged with traffic violation to be deported: Trump administration

The Trump administration is keeping a close eye on immigrants who have been convicted of serious crimes.

Feb 22, 2017 10:13 AM

Indian-American businessman jailed for duping 300 Chinese investors

An Indian-American hotel developer has been sentenced to three years of imprisonment by a US court for defrauding around 300 Chinese nationals who invested in his failed USD 900 million project

Feb 22, 2017 08:54 AM

Amnesty accuses Donald Trump, others for global pushback against human rights

"Poisonous" rhetoric employed by Trump in his electioncampaign exemplified "the global trend of angrier and moredivisive politics," Amnesty said."

Feb 22, 2017 08:48 AM

Pakistan will protect its people against Indian aggression: Army chief Qamar Javed Bajwa

Pakistan Army chief Qamar Javed Bajwa has also accused India of providing support to terrorism.

Feb 22, 2017 07:49 AM