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Daily Archives: May 19, 2018

Eight persons killed in Texas school shooting, gunman arrested

HOUSTON, May 18 (PTI): A gunman opened fire at a high school in the US state of Texas on Friday, killing at least eight...

NASA Satellites Reveal Freshwater Decline In India

WASHINGTON, May 18 (PTI): India is among the places where overuse of water resources has caused a serious decline in the availability of freshwater,...

China to use Taiwan as base to isolate India, Japan: US lawmaker

Washington, May 18 (PTI): China will turn Taiwan into a major nuclear and conventional military base, a move which will allow it to project...

China stands to gain in Iran after US quits nuclear deal

BEIJING, May 18 (AFP): The US decision to reimpose sanctions on Iran could scare off European investors but oil-thirsty China may step into the...

UNGA Prez commends India’s contribution to UN peacekeeping

United Nations, May 18 (PTI): UN General Assembly President Miroslav Lajcak has lauded India's contribution and "commitment" to UN peacekeeping operations during his meeting...

Indian-American theoretical physicist George Sudarshan cremated in US

Houston, May 18 (PTI): Eminent Indian-American theoretical physicist EC George Sudarshan has been cremated in the US state of Texas, with his family and...

Pakistan restores security of Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed

LAHORE, May 18 (PTI): The government of Pakistan's Punjab province has restored the security of Mumbai attack mastermind and Jamaat-ud Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed...

Two buses collide in Lincoln Tunnel, injuring at least 32

NEW YORK, May 18 (AP): Fire officials say two buses have collided in the Lincoln Tunnel, injuring at least 32 people. FDNY says the accident...

UN, East Africa boost response as Ebola toll mounts in DR Congo

Kinshasa , May 18 (AFP) – World agencies and neighbouring countries on Friday hiked their response to an Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic...


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