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US Confrims that an American Citizen had Carried out Suicide Bombing in Syria

US Confrims that an American Citizen had Carried out Suicide Bombing in Syria

Saturday, May 31, 2014 12:01

An American citizen fighting for a hardline militant group had carried out a deadly suicide bombing in Syria, US officials confirmed Friday, in the first such case in the war. [caption id="attachment_37356" align="alignright" width="307"]...

US will Not Attend Narendra Modi Inauguration

US will Not Attend Narendra Modi Inauguration

Thursday, May 22, 2014 11:41

The United States on Wednesday welcomed hopes of better ties between India and Pakistan as Indian prime minister-elect Narendra Modi invited Pakistan’s premier Nawaz Sharif to his swearing-in, which the US said it will not attend. [caption id="attachment_37326" align="alignright" width="384"]...

CII says Agreed Age for Puberty is 15 (Council Meeting)

CII says Agreed Age for Puberty is 15 (Council Meeting)

Thursday, May 22, 2014 11:00

[caption id="attachment_37305" align="alignright" width="384"] Council of Islamic Ideology[/caption] The Council of Islamic Ideology reiterated on Wednesday that early age is a relative term, while the age considered suitable for marriage is a biological issue ...

Thailands Army Declares Martial Law

Thailands Army Declares Martial Law

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 11:07

Thailand's army declared martial law on Tuesday to restore order after six months of anti-government protests that have left the country without a proper functioning government, but denied that it was staging a military coup. [caption id="attachment_37264" align="alignnone" width="600"] Thailands Army[/caption]...

Narendr Modi Poised for Victory as India Veers Right

Narendr Modi Poised for Victory as India Veers Right

Friday, May 16, 2014 12:00

Narendra Modi closed in on a landslide victory in India’s election Friday as results showed him riding a wave of support for promises of jobs and development that has drowned out his past as a religious right-winger. [caption id="attachment_37225" align="alignright" width="384"]...

At Least 201 Killed Mine Blast in Turkey

At Least 201 Killed Mine Blast in Turkey

Wednesday, May 14, 2014 11:53

At least 201 people were killed and hundreds more remained trapped underground after an explosion at a coal mine in western Turkey, the government said Wednesday, warning that rescue efforts faced a race against time. [caption id="attachment_37179" align="alignnone" width="600"] ...

Final Phase of India Election as Narendra Modi Fights for Seat

Final Phase of India Election as Narendra Modi Fights for Seat

Monday, May 12, 2014 13:15

Voters headed to the polls Monday in the final phase of India's marathon election, with hardliner Narendra Modi expected to lead his Hindu nationalists to victory after 10 years of Congress party rule. [caption id="attachment_37147" align="alignright" width="360"] Narendra ...

Boycott Mars Voting in Kashmir

Boycott Mars Voting in Kashmir

Thursday, May 8, 2014 11:36

Protesters and police clashed but streets were otherwise largely deserted on Wednesday in the final day of voting in Indian Kashmir for the national election, as boycott calls and fears of violence kept many voters away. [caption id="attachment_37062" align="alignright" width="307"] Kashmir[/caption]...

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China to Step up Crackdown on Military Corruption

China to Step up Crackdown on Military Corruption

Tuesday, May 6, 2014 11:29

China is stepping up a crackdown on perks for military officials, targeting extravagant wedding ceremonies and funerals as it widens a graft probe into the use of public funds for banquets, travel and gifts, state media reported. [caption id="attachment_37046" align="alignright" width="384"]...

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Sonia Gandhi says Narendra Modi has Declared himself PM Before Results

Sonia Gandhi says Narendra Modi has Declared himself PM Before Results

Friday, May 2, 2014 11:43

A day after Bharatiya Janata Party’s presidential candidate Narendra Modi landed himself in trouble with the Election Commission of India for poll code violation, the Congress president Sonia Gandhi lashed out at him, saying the BJP leader had already assumed himself to be the next prime minister. [caption id="attachment_36989" ...