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Pakistan: Security tightened at Hindu temple in Peshawar for Shivratri

Performing the ritual on the midnight of Shivratri is considered auspicious by the devotees. Cultural programmes would also be organised in many temples to mark the festival.

Feb 24, 2017 08:50 PM

Kansas hate attack: Ian Grillot, a 'Good Samaritan' who took bullet on his chest to save a life

Ian Grillot, a 'Good Samaritan', who was shot by Kansas shooter while helping Indian victims has become a hero in America. He is being treated in a hospital in Kansas city and recovering well after he...

Feb 24, 2017 07:40 PM

Pakistan, India should avoid hatching conspiracies against each other, says Sharif

Pakistan and India should have friendly and good neighbourly relations and avoid hatching conspiracies against each other, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said.

Feb 24, 2017 05:49 PM

Use of VX to kill Kim 'blatant violation' of treaty: South Korea

Unlike Pyongyang, Seoul—which first pointed the finger at the North over Kim’s death—is a signatory to the Convention, which went into force in 1997.

Feb 24, 2017 05:14 PM

Kansas hate attack: American man who tried to save Indian techie hailed as a hero

A 24-year-old American who is being hailed as a hero for trying to stop a shooter who killed an Indian in Kansas City, on Friday said it was “actually the right thing to do”.

Feb 24, 2017 05:00 PM

US embassy condemns Indian-origin engineer's killing in Kansas City bar shooting incident

An Indian engineer was killed and two others were injured after an American navy veteran yelling “terrorist” and “get out of my country” opened fire on them in a crowded bar in Kansas City in...

Feb 24, 2017 04:55 PM

136 Turkish diplomats, families seek asylum in Germany

“The government is aware of 136 asylum applications filed by diplomatic passport holders from Turkey. They also include family members,” said the interior ministry in a written reply to a query...

Feb 24, 2017 04:55 PM

China’s monetary policy to be prudent, neutral in 2017; to check debt risk

China’s monetary policy will be “prudent and neutral” this year which will prevent a rapid rise in debt levels, asset bubbles and keep growth on the track of the world’s second largest...

Feb 24, 2017 03:59 PM

Kansas hate attack: Family blames Donald Trump after Indian techie Srinivas Kuchibhotla shot dead in US

This is 1st time it happened to family; Donald Trump is only the primary reason as of now, said a relative of Kansas shooting victim Srinivas Kuchibhotla, who was shot dead in Kansas, United States,...

Feb 24, 2017 03:58 PM

Ohio: 5 injured in group home stabbing attack by women

Toledo police say the woman returned to the home Thursday afternoon after being removed a day earlier. They say she grabbed a butcher knife from the kitchen and attacked several residents. The house...

Feb 24, 2017 12:23 PM

US hate attack: Indian shot dead at Kansas bar, shooter shouted 'get out of my country'

An Indian engineer was killed and two others injured on Thursday when an American man opened fire on them after allegedly yelling "get out of my country", at a bar In Kansas state of US.

Feb 24, 2017 11:23 AM

US hate attack: Sikh group asks community to be extra vigilant after Kansas shooting

The Sikh Coalition said its prayers go out to the family of Srinivas Kuchibhotla, 32 who was killed when 51-year-old Ola the man Adam Purinton shot him at a bar in the city on Wednesday.

Feb 24, 2017 11:18 AM