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PM woos Saarc nations, pledges slew of investments to counter China

PM woos Saarc nations, pledges slew of investments to counter China

India pledged a slew of regional investments at Saarc summit this week, seeking to counter China’s growing economic inroads into its backyard as it remains embroiled in bitter rivalry with Pakistan. Prime Minister Narendra Modi said South Asia’s largest economy would fund regional infrastructure, health …

Bird flu:H5N1 confirmed in Kottayam

Bird flu:H5N1 confirmed in Kottayam

The Kottayam district officials asked the residents to be alert as it has been confirmed that the strain of the Avian Influenza that killed birds in the district is the contagious H5N1, which could also spread to human beings. The tests of samples of dead …

Saudi Arabia beheads 9th Pakistani since mid-October

Saudi Arabia beheads 9th Pakistani since mid-October

Saudi Arabia on Thursday beheaded a Pakistani for heroin smuggling, bringing to nine the number of people from his country executed since mid-October. Mohammed Rahman Mohammed Asghar had been “tried and found guilty of smuggling a large quantity of heroin into the kingdom,” the official …

Cricketing world in shock over Phil Hughes’s death

Cricketing world in shock over Phil Hughes’s death

Phillip Hughes, the Australia Test batsman struck on the head by a ball two days ago, has died after succumbing to a serious head injury, Cricket Australia chief executive officer James Sutherland has confirmed. The 25-year-old passed away after he was hit in the back-left …

Batsman Phillip Hughes dead at 25

Batsman Phillip Hughes dead at 25

Phil Hughes, 25, passed away at a Sydney hospital after fighting for his life for three days after being hit on the head by a bouncer bowled by Sean Abbott at the Sydney Cricket Ground during a Sheffield Shield game on Tuesday. After being in …

Actress Kushboo set to join Congress

Actress Kushboo set to join Congress

Actress Kushboo set to join Congress Yesteryear actress turned politician Khushbu joined the Congress party yesterday in the presence of AICC president Sonia Gandhi at her 10 Janpath residence in New Delhi. Khushbu first met Congress president Sonia Gandhi at her residence along with EVKS …

Pakistan media mogul, Veena Malik get 26yrs in jail for blasphemy

Pakistan media mogul, Veena Malik get 26yrs in jail for blasphemy

The owner of Pakistan’s biggest media group, Geo TV along with actor Veena Malik and her husband was sentenced to 26 years in prison by an anti-terrorism court for allegedly airing a blasphemous programme. Mir Shakil-ur-Rahman, owner of Geo and Jang group, was accused of …