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Cruise tourism from Singapore draws Indians the most

Indians form the largest number of visitors for cruise tourism from Singapore, which is the homeport of many international cruise lines, a Singapore ...

India pushing ahead on Sustainable Devolvement Goals: Syed Akbaruddin

India is "pushing ahead" on its national efforts to meet Sustainable Devolvement Goals by undertaking one of the highest rates of renewable energy ex...

Trump says looking forward to 'second meeting' with Putin

U.S President Donald Trump said he was looking forward to a "second meeting" with Russia's Vladimir Putin after what he called the "great success" of...

U.K likely to go for 'soft' Brexit: David Cameron

Former British prime minister David Cameron said the U.K would likely go for a 'soft' Brexit by staying close to the European Union and having proper...

Sharif, Maryam to be shifted from Adiala to Sihala jail amid 'security fears'

Jailed former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam may be shifted from the high-security Adiala jail to Sihala Rest House, which has b...

Elon Musk apologises to British caver for 'pedo' slur

Elon Musk has apologised for calling a British caver who helped rescue 12 Thai boys from a cave a 'pedo', retracting a comment that had drawn widespr...

Thai cave boys speak of 'miracle' rescue after hospital discharge

Twelve boys and their football coach who survived a highly dangerous and dramatic rescue from a flooded Thai cave spoke publicly of their incredible ...

U.S-Russia ties should not be held hostage to Mueller probe: Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin has described the probe by Special Counsel Robert Mueller into Moscow's election meddling as 'political games' that ...

Salman, Akshay among Forbes’ highest paid celebs

Bollywood actors Akshay Kumar and Salman Khan have again booked their place among the world’s 100 highest-paid celebs while Shah Rukh Khan -- a...

May announces new 2 bn pounds U.K-Italian fighter jet project

Prime Minister Theresa May announced a new 2.0 billion pounds (2.3 billion euros, USD 2.7 billion) programme with Italy's Leonardo to design a new ge...

India, Pakistan to be part of anti-terror SCO drill in Russia

Militaries of India and Pakistan will be part of a mega anti-terror drill in Russia next month which is being organised by the Shanghai Cooperation O...

Russia targeted by almost '25 million cyber-attacks' during WC: Putin

Russia was the target of almost 25 million cyber-attacks during the World Cup, President Vladimir Putin said, though he did not indicate who may have...

Nawaz Sharif supporters clash with police in Lahore, 50 injured

Supporters of Nawaz Sharif have clashed with police in Pakistan's Punjab province as they tried to reach the airport where the former prime minister ...

Diver hails 'incredibly strong' Thai cave boys

A foreign diver involved in the mission to save 12 boys and their football coach from a flooded Thai cave has hailed the children as 'incredibly stro...

China pledges USD 20 billion in loans for Arab states

China will provide Arab states with USD 20 billion in loans for economic development, President Xi Jinping told top Arab officials, as Beijing seeks ...

Harvey Weinstein pleads not guilty, released on bail

Harvey Weinstein, who was previously indicted on charges involving two women, was released on bail while fighting sex crime accusations that now incl...

At least 100 dead in flooding, landslides in Japan

At least 100 people are thought to have died after record rainfall caused flooding and landslides in western Japan, a government spokesman says.More ...

Turkey sacks 18,500 state employees in new decree

Turkish authorities ordered the dismissal of more than 18,500 state employees including police officers, soldiers and academics, in a decree publishe...

Nawaz Sharif sentenced to 10 yrs in prison

A Pakistani court has sentenced former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to 10 years in prison on corruption charges related to four luxury London flats.Th...

Zakir Naik will not be deported: Malaysia PM

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said a controversial Indian Islamic preacher allegedly wanted in his home country for terror-related activi...

U.K court grants enforcement order in Vijay Mallya assets case

A U.K High Court judge has issued an enforcement order in favour of a consortium of 13 Indian banks, seeking to recover funds owed to them by beleagu...

China welcomes Air India's decision to change Taiwan's name on its website

China welcomed Air India's decision to change Taiwan's name to Chinese Taipei on its website and asserted that foreign companies operating in the cou...

Trump praises military for keeping U.S 'safe, strong, proud'

President Donald Trump has praised the U.S military for keeping America "safe, strong, proud, mighty and free" and used the Independence Day holiday ...

Zakir Naik denies report of his return to India

Zakir Naik, the controversial Islamic preacher who has been staying abroad to evade arrest in various cases in India, said he would not return home t...

Trump interviews three more for Supreme Court justice nominee

U.S President Donald Trump has interviewed three more people as potential nominees to replace Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, taking the total...

Trump admin misses deadline for second time on H4 notification

The Trump administration has failed to meet its deadline for the second time this year to issue a notification on its decision to terminate the work ...

Mexico's presidential election: Lopez Obrador vows profound change after win

Left-wing candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has claimed victory in Mexico's presidential election, saying "profound change" is coming.The ex-Mexi...

Malaysia expands Cabinet, appoints youngest-ever minister

Another 13 lawmakers have been appointed to Malaysia's cabinet, including a 25-year-old touted as the country's youngest minister, and a science mini...

North Korea 'serious' about dismantling nukes: Trump

North Korea is 'very serious' about dismantling its nuclear weapons, U.S President Donald Trump said, dismissing reports that Pyongyang does not inte...

Over 80 inmates of Byculla jail admitted to JJ Hospital

Around 81 inmates of Byculla Jail have been admitted to JJ Hospital on Friday. The prisoners had complained of vomiting and abdominal pain after whic...

6,000 kg of formalin-laced fish seized

The Kerala State Food Safety Department on Friday seized 6,000 kg of fish contaminated with the carcinogenic chemical formalin from Vatakara in Kozh...