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30 Indian prisoners freed by Pakistan as goodwill gesture

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - In a goodwill gesture right before the country’s Independence Day, Pakistan released 30 Indian prisoners, including 27 ...


Atal Bihari Vajpayee's condition still critical

New Delhi [India], August 16 (ANI): Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's condition continues to remain critical, All India Institutes ...


Ministers visit AIIMS to enquire about Vajpayee's health

New Delhi [India], July 16 (ANI): Scores of political leaders visited All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on Thursday ...


President Kovind pays tribute at Amar Jawan Jyoti

New Delhi (India), Aug 15 (ANI): On the occasion of Independence Day, President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday paid tribute ...


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Kabul student centre attacked, death toll revised to 34

KABUL, Afghanistan - A suicide bomber struck a student education centre in Afghanistan’s capital of Kabul on Wednesday, leaving dozens ...

U.S. slams new sanctions on firms helping North Korea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a bid to punish companies that have been providing North Korea with revenue streams in violation ...

Trump slams witch hunt and those investigating it

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a fiery day on Twitter, the U.S. President Donald Trump lashed out at his regular targets ...

Dozens killed in second bus tragedy in three days in Ecuador

QUITO, Ecuador - In what became the second highway tragedy in less than three days in Ecuador, a bus rammed ...

Manafort’s lawyers rest case without calling witnesses

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Closing nearly two weeks of a dramatic criminal trial on Tuesday morning, without presenting any evidence of ...

Swedish PM fumes after Masked youths torch 80 cars overnight

GOTEBORG, Sweden - In a bizarre night of vandalism, masked youngsters in different parts of Sweden torched dozens of cars, ...

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Vienna topples Melbourne as world’s most liveable city

VIENNA, Austria - Breaking Melbourne’s seven year record, the Austrian capital, Vienna was crowned the world’s most liveable city, in ...

Longtime Netflix CFO David Wells to step down

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - After completing 14 years with the company, during which time Netflix recorded massive growth, the streaming giant’s ...

Ticketmaster asked to shutdown controversial resale websites

LONDON, U.K. - Following warnings of a crackdown by the country’s competition watchdog, Ticketmaster U.K. has now decided to shut ...

Around 1,500 jobs at risk as Homebase shuts 42 stores

LONDON, U.K. - DIY retailer Homebase has announced its decision to close nearly a fifth of the 250 store chain, ...

Sydney hotel market may have peaked

SYDNEY, Australia - The hotel bubble in Australia's largest city may have been pricked as the industry reels from an accelerating ...

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Flipkart-owned eBay India shuts shop, what next?

BENGALURU, India - After entering a merger agreement with the Indian eCommerce giant Flipkart in August 2017, eBay announced the ...


30 Indian prisoners freed by Pakistan as goodwill gesture

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - In a goodwill gesture right before the country’s Independence Day, Pakistan released 30 Indian prisoners, including 27 ...


Cricket fraternity mourns Ajit Wadekar's demise

New Delhi [India], August 16 (ANI): The cricket fraternity on Thursday mourned the death of the former Indian Test captain ...


Vajpayee in AIIMS: Politicians make beeline to hospital

New Delhi (India) [India], Aug 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi went to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences ...


Here's the new romantic track from 'Stree'

New Delhi [India], Aug 15 (ANI): Bollywood actor Rajkummar Rao unveiled a new song from his upcoming movie 'Stree'. The ...


Jindal faces additional charge in coal scam

New Delhi [India], August 16 (ANI): An additional charge of abetment to bribe has been framed against Congress leader Naveen ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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