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  • Pakistan: Suicide bombers' training den in North Waziristan unearthed 12-07-2014 04:16 PM

    Islamabad: A key facility run by Afghan militant group Haqqani network for training the suicide bombers has been unearthed in Pakistan's troubled North Waziristan tribal region, a media report said on Saturday. The Haqqani network militants have been involved in several lethal attacks inside Afghanistan, including deadly strikes on Indian...
  • Arun Jaitley seeks to bridge gap with North East India 10-07-2014 05:48 PM

    New Delhi: With an allocation of Rs 53,706 crore in the ongoing fiscal for the North East, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday sought to end the 'sense of isolation' of the region proposing a slew of proposals, including enhanced road and rail connectivity and fostering of organic farming. Underlining...
  • North Korea fires two missiles: Seoul 09-07-2014 07:20 AM

    Seoul: North Korea fired two suspected short-range missiles off its eastern coast in the latest in a series of missile tests on Wednesday, South Korea said. A spokesman for the Joint Chiefs of Staff in Seoul said the North had fired what appeared to be two short-range missiles from its...
  • Crimes against women rises in 6 North East states; Assam tops list 05-07-2014 10:42 AM

    Guwahati: Crimes against women in six of the eight Northeastern states increased significantly in the last year compared to the year before as Assam led the list, although Manipur and Mizoram registered a downward trend. At the all-India level, Assam remains in the seventh place, like in the previous year....
  • Security at 5 North Western Railway stations stepped up after bomb threats 04-07-2014 03:48 PM

    Security at five major railway stations under North Western Railway, in Rajasthan were on Friday tightened up following bomb threats at the stations. "The threat was given in a letter which was delivered at the Firozpur railway division office of the Northern Railway. Among, other stations, the sender has named...
  • Monsoon reaches Delhi and parts of UP, Haryana, Punjab, Rajasthan 03-07-2014 01:55 PM

    New Delhi: The much awaited monsoon reached Delhi-NCR on Thursday bringing down temperatures in the national capital. The rains brought some respite from a torrid summer. The Met department has said that the south west monsoon has further advanced into the whole of Delhi and parts of Uttar Pradesh, Haryana,...
  • Photo: The iPhone cover design of the year goes to the guy who thought Barack Obama and Kim Jong-Un hugging would be great Photoshop. He was right. 01-07-2014 04:02 PM

    This is why the Internet is so cool. For people who live for strange things that go viral, the iPhone cover design of the year goes to the guy who thought Barack Obama and Kim Jong-Un hugging would be great Photoshop. He was right of course. The hilarious image was...
  • Rick Ross arrested after concert in North Carolina 30-06-2014 12:38 PM

    Greensboro: Rapper Rick Ross has been released after his arrest following a North Carolina concert. Greensboro Police Department spokeswoman Susan Danielsen says that Ross was taken into custody Friday night after the SuperJam concert. She says a court had issued an order for his arrest because he failed to appear...
  • North Korea confirms latest missile test 30-06-2014 08:59 AM

    Seoul: North Korea confirmed on Monday its second missile test in recent days, with leader Kim Jong-Un overseeing the drill just days before Chinese President Xi Jinping visits South Korea. The South Korean military said that the test on Sunday was of two short-range Scud missiles with a range of...
  • One arrested in building collapse case in North Delhi 29-06-2014 11:03 PM

    New Delhi: One person was on Sunday arrested in connection with the collapse of a four-storeyed building in Inderlok in north Delhi which left ten people dead, police said. The accused Mohammad Javed, (45), contractor of the adjacent building, was arrested after a case of causing death by negligence was...
  • Seoul: North Korea fires more short-range missiles 29-06-2014 10:36 AM

    Seoul: North Korea fired two short-range missiles into its eastern waters on Sunday, a South Korean official said, an apparent test fire that comes just days after the country tested what it called new precision-guided missiles. The Defence Ministry official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, citing department rules, said...
  • North Korea hails test of 'breakthrough' guided missile 27-06-2014 11:24 AM

    Seoul: North Korea announced on Friday the successful test of a new high-precision, tactical guided missile, as its army threatened a "devastating" retaliation against South Korea for carrying out live fire drills near their maritime border. The launch of the "cutting-edge" missile was watched by North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un,...
  • Rajnath calls meeting with bureaucrats of Naxal-affected states 26-06-2014 08:38 PM

    New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has called a meeting with the bureaucrats of Naxal-affected states on Friday. All the 10 Naxal-hit states including Telangana is expected to attend the meet. Sources say invitation has been send out to DGPs and chief secretaries. The meeting will take place in...
  • Watch: Students, teachers hold protest in Delhi University over FYUP 26-06-2014 06:09 PM

    Students, teachers protested outside the Art Faculty in Delhi University over the ongoing row regarding the Four-Year Undergraduate Progamme. There is no end yet to the stand-off between the University Grants Commission and Delhi University over the Four-Year Undergraduate Programme. As a result of this, there are no admissions for...
  • North Korea leader Kim Jong-Un replaces his defence minister 25-06-2014 04:16 PM

    Seoul: North Korea's leader Kim Jong-Un has replaced his defence minister, a report said on Wednesday. The latest in a series of senior military reshuffles since Kim came to power in late 2011. General Hyon Yong-Chol replaced Jang Jong-Nam as Minister of the People's Armed Forces, the South's Yonhap news...
  • Kim Kardashian and Kanye West slammed for travelling without daughter North West 23-06-2014 08:23 AM

    Los Angeles: Power couple - reality TV star Kim Kardashian and rapper Kanye West - were slammed by fans for travelling the world without their one-year-old daughter. Following their honeymoon in Cork and Prague, the power couple spent time in Cannes, New York and Miami, while North flew from New...
  • Rains bring respite from heat wave in north India 19-06-2014 09:16 PM

    New Delhi: Rains lashed parts of north India bringing some respite from the hot and humid conditions even as day temperatures settled at over 40 degrees Celsius at several places. Weather continued to be muggy in Delhi with humidity levels touching almost 80 per cent while the maximum was recorded...
  • Kim Kardashian delays daughter North West's birthday bash 15-06-2014 10:42 AM

    Los Angeles: Reality TV star Kim Kardashian and her rapper-husband Kanye West have postponed their daughter North West's first birthday bash until next weekend so that their families can fly back to Los Angeles for it. The couple's little girl North will turn one Sunday, but they have decided to...
  • Home Ministry panel in Bangalore to study NE people's issues 14-06-2014 09:19 PM

    Bangalore: People belonging to North-East regions residing in Bangalore and other cities of Karnataka attended a meeting and interacted with committee members, former MP and member of the committee H T Sangliana. Sangliana said during the interaction job-related and security related issues surfaced. "The participants raised concern over violation of...
  • Kim Kardashian and Kanye West plan big birthday bash for daughter North 14-06-2014 11:00 AM

    Los Angeles: Rapper Kanye West and his new bride Kim Kardashian have put 'fabulous' plans in place for their daughter North's first birthday Sunday. They hope to make the party full of surprises. After their recent wedding in Italy, the duo want to celebrate their baby's big day with a...
  • Bullets, babes, bromance and a plan to kill a powerful dictator: Seth Rogen and James Franco in 'The Interview' 13-06-2014 06:46 PM

    "Okay, lets go kill Kim Jong-Un," says James Franco in the trailer of the upcoming film 'The Interview'.Directed by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg, the story revolves around two celebrity tabloid show hosts, who are on their way to North Korea to get the biggest scoop -- an interview with...
  • North Korea rejects dialogue with South over detained missionary 12-06-2014 01:15 PM

    Seoul: South Korea said on Thursday that the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) rejected its offer to hold dialogue over a detained Christian missionary in Pyongyang for more than seven months. The South Korean government proposed to the DPRK Tuesday that the two sides should hold talks about Kim...
  • NDA plan for development of North East a comprehensive roadmap: Rijiju 09-06-2014 08:50 PM

    New Delhi: The NDA's plan for development of the northeast is a comprehensive roadmap that hasn't come from any government till now, Union minister Kiren Rijiju on Monday claimed. "Never before such a comprehensive roadmap for the development of northeast has come from any government," the Minister of State for...
  • Hot Sunday morning in Delhi 08-06-2014 10:24 AM

    New Delhi: It was a hot Sunday morning in Delhi with a minimum of 28.6 degrees Celsius, a notch above the season's average. The Met Office has forecast a clear day. "The sky will remain clear. The maximum temperature is likely to hover around 44 degrees Celsius," said an India...
  • Flash floods kill over 50 in north Afghanistan: officials 07-06-2014 01:36 PM

    Kabul: Flash floods have killed more than 50 people in northern Afghanistan, washing away hundreds of houses and forcing thousands to flee, provincial authorities said on Saturday. "Heavy torrential rains followed by flash floods have killed more than 50 people in Guzargah-e-Nur district of Baghlan province," Mahmood Haqmal, spokesman for...
  • Watch: Safety tips to beat the heat wave 06-06-2014 07:22 PM

    North India is in the grip of an extreme heat wave with many states recording highest temperatures in years. Delhi recorded its hottest day in five years on Thursday with the maximum temperature soaring to 44.7 degree Celsius, that is 4 degrees above normal. CNN-IBN takes calls of people across...
  • North India continues to reel under severe heat wave 06-06-2014 01:56 PM

    Even as Monsoon hit Kerala on Friday, North India continues to reel under severe heat wave. ...
  • US tourist arrested in North Korea: KCNA 06-06-2014 08:53 AM

    Seoul : North Korea arrested a US tourist last month for violating visa regulations, Pyongyang's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) said on Friday. The tourist was arrested on April 29 and has since been undergoing questioning, it said. He is believed to be the third US citizen currently detained...
  • Heat wave grips the North, hottest day in Delhi in 5 years, 4 dead in Gujarat 06-06-2014 07:47 AM

    New Delhi: North India is in the grip of an extreme heat wave with many states recording highest temperatures in years. Delhi recorded its hottest day in five years on Thursday with the maximum temperature soaring to 44.7 degree Celsius, that is 4 degrees above normal. Jaipur, too, experienced its...
  • Monsoon to hit Kerala today, North India continues to reel under heat 05-06-2014 08:25 AM

    New Delhi: The monsoon is likely to hit Kerala on Thursday as was predicted by the Met department. Fairly widespread rainfall is expected along Kerala, coastal Karnataka and in the north east states of Assam, Meghalaya, Sikkim, Nagaland, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram and some parts of West Bengal. However, there still...