Exit-polls give Bengal to Mamata,Assam to BJP,Kerala to Left,TN toDMK

New Delhi: Exit polls at the end of five-state elections on Monday evening predicted a Trinamool sweep in West Bengal, a BJP win in Assam, a Left victory in Kerala but the verdict was split over Tamil Nadu, with advantage to the DMK. The DMK was also tipped to win in Puducherry. In the biggest […]

At least 45 people killed in Baghdad bombings

At least 45 people are killed and some 90 others injured in three bomb attacks in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad.  Iraqi officials said a blast in a marketplace in the northern district of al-Shaab on Tuesday killed at least 17 people and wounded 28. A car bomb in the southern neighborhood of al-Rasheed left […]

One in five suicide bombers used by Boko Haram is child: UN

Nearly one in five suicide bombers used by Islamist terror group Boko Haram is a child with more than half of them being girls, according to a UN report. The number of children used by Boko Haram as suicide bombers has risen tenfold in one year and more than 75% of them are girls, according […]

Thousands of bodies found in Syria mass grave: Report

Thousands of bodies have reportedly been found in a mass grave in a northern Syrian town, which had been under the Daesh Takfiri terror group’s control for about a month. Suluk, which lies less than a dozen miles away from the Turkish border, fell to Daesh in February. The Kurdish People’s Protection Units drove the […]

Pope criticizes West for imposing own model to Mideast

Pope Francis has criticized attempts by Western countries to impose their own brand of democracy on countries with different social and political textures, such as Iraq. “Faced with current… terrorism, we should question the way a model of democracy that was too Western was exported to countries where there was a strong power, as in […]

Snowden files set for wider release;more security secrets to be out

The full cache of secret documents from former US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden is being opened to journalists and organizations willing to work with the news organization holding the archive. The Intercept, the news site launched by journalist Glenn Greenwald — who was part of the team that first interviewed Snowden in 2013 — announced […]

Rajan ‘mentally not Indian’, sack him immediately, Swamy writes to PM

New Delhi: In a fresh salvo at RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Subramanian Swamy has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking immediate sacking of the former IMF Chief Economist while alleging he was “mentally not fully Indian” and has “wilfully” wrecked the economy. Following up his barb against Rajan at […]

Doctors deliver baby after mother dies in car crash in US

Cape Giraradeau, United States: Missouri doctors managed to deliver a baby whose mother was killed in a crash on her way to a hospital to give birth. Sarah Iler and the baby’s father, Matt Rider, were headed Wednesday from Cape Girardeau, where they lived, to a hospital in Poplar Bluff, a city about 60 miles […]

Russia-US atomic war threatens nuclear annihilation: Chomsky

Leading American political analyst and philosopher Noam Chomsky says the rising tension between Russia and the United States might lead to a nuclear war that could cause the end of mankind. In an interview with Democracy Now! published on Monday, Chomsky warned that the recent of “near collisions” between Russian and US forces amid a […]

State Baseball Player Selected in India Team

SRINAGAR :  J&K Baseball Association achieved new heights by selection it’s senior player namely Rouf Ahmad Sofi of district Ganderbal in India Team for the upcoming ‘Robur 58’ International Baseball Series, 2016 after participated in 3 days long selection trials at Chandigarh on 6-8 May organised by the Amateur Baseball Federation of India. The said […]