Thursday, July 19, 2018

Indian-Americans donate $1 billion a year, one-third of their giving potential, says survey

Washington, July 18 (PTI): Indian-Americans, who are among the ethnic groups with highest per capita income, donate about $1 billion per year, far less...

Sustainable Development Goals will succeed if India succeeds: Puri

New York, Jul 18 (PTI) The success of the ambitious 2030 Sustainable Development Goals, adopted by world leaders to achieve a healthy, equitable and...

Canada: Trudeau set to reshuffle govt ahead of 2019 election

Ottawa, Jul 18 (AFP) Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is set to announce a reshuffling of his government, just over a year before legislative elections...

‘Not too late to save Brexit’: ex-foreign secretary Johnson

London, Jul 18 (AFP) Former British foreign minister Boris Johnson urged the government today to change its strategy for leaving the European Union, telling...

At least 19 drown in refugee boat sinking off north Cyprus

Nicosia, Jul 18 (AFP) At least 19 refugees drowned and up to 30 were missing today after their boat sank in the Mediterranean off...

Elon Musk apologises to British caver for ‘pedo’ slur

Washington, Jul 18 (AFP) Elon Musk has apologised for calling a British caver who helped rescue 12 Thai boys from a cave a "pedo",...

Record 60 Per Cent HIV-Carriers Now Have Access To Drugs : UN Report

PARIS, July 18 (AFP): Almost three in five people infected with HIV, or 21.7 million globally, took antiretroviral therapy in 2017, a new record...

Turkey’s Emergency Comes To End But Repressive Measures Likely To Follow

ISTANBUL, July 18 (AFP): Turkey's state of emergency which was imposed after the failed 2016 coup is to end today. But, The opposition fears...

Air strikes kill 12 civilians in south Syria rebel holdout

BEIRUT, July 18 (AFP): Unidentified air strikes have killed 12 civilians in a rebel-held pocket of southern Syria as regime ally Russia presses talks...

Uranium stockpile reaches 950 tons: Iran nuclear chief

TEHRAN, July 18 (AP): The chief of Iran's nuclear agency says the country's effort to acquire uranium has resulted in a stockpile of as...


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