Destruction

  • India calls for global political will on nuclear disarmament 27-09-2013 10:52 AM

    United Nations: India has called for global political will for complete elimination of nuclear arms, saying the recent use of chemical weapons in Syria underscores the "urgent" need to strengthen restraints on use of WMDs and prevent their access to non-state actors and terrorists. Addressing a high-level meeting of the...
  • Apps make self-destructing posts for Facebook and Twitter 10-09-2013 10:49 AM

    Toronto: The Snapchat app popularised the concept of sending photos and videos that self-destruct in minutes and new apps do the same for posts on social media sites like Facebook and Twitter. Smartphones and mobile apps have made sharing photos faster and easier than ever, but privacy has become a...
  • 666,000 people affected by heavy rains in China 29-06-2013 11:10 PM

    Beijing: Heavy rain has affected 666,000 people in east China, while 335 houses and 22,200 hectares of crops were also destroyed in the downpour. Over the past month, heavy rain has affected 666,000 people in 25 counties of east China's Zhejiang Province, local authorities said on Saturday. The downpours have...
  • CJ Show: Ground zero report from Kedarnath 23-06-2013 09:59 PM

    CNN-IBN Senior Editor,Anubha Bhonsle reports from the town of Kedarnath in Uttarakhand, one of the worst affected by the floods. She was the first TV journalist to reach the town. Watch this report to find out the how the floods have ravaged this holy town. ...
  • Ground report: Mandakini still above danger mark in Uttarakhand 21-06-2013 11:05 AM

    There is only trail of destruction in Sumari village of Uttarakhand. The village was flooded on the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday. The Mandakini's water level is still above the danger mark. ...
  • More details sought on 19-year-old Boston bomb suspect 23-04-2013 05:14 PM

    Boston: The 19-year-old charged with the Boston Marathon bombing, his throat injured by a gunshot wound, wrote down answers to the questions of investigators about his motives and connections to any terror networks. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's answers led them to believe he and his brother were motivated by a radical brand...
  • Boston: Indian-American attorney to prosecute bomber 23-04-2013 10:15 AM

    Washington: The high profile case of prosecuting Boston Marathon bombing suspect - Dzhokhar Tsarnaev - has been entrusted to two noted American attorneys one of whom is an Indian-American. A graduate of the Johns Hopkins University and Emory Law School, Aloke Chakravarty is an Assistant US Attorney for the District...
  • 6.3 magnitude quake kills 32 in Iran's Bushehr province 10-04-2013 02:40 AM

    Tehran: At least 32 people were killed and 850 injured when an earthquake, measuring 6.1 on the Richter scale, hit Iran's Bushehr province on Tuesday. According to Iran's Seismological Centre, the city was later hit by 13 aftershocks. The temblor, having its epicentre at a depth of 12 km, struck...
  • Saddam pretended to have WMD: FBI 28-01-2008 03:44 PM

    Wellington: Former New Zealand Test cricketer Adam Parore has climbed Mount Everest. The 40-year-old Parore, who played 78 Tests and 179 one-day internationals as a wicketkeeper-batsman, reached the summit of the world's tallest mountain on Saturday, succeeding at his second attempt after previously being forced back by bad weather. Parore...
  • UN to consider deep sea trawling ban 04-10-2006 12:00 PM

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