Thursday, Mar 21 2019 | Time 17:07 Hrs(IST)
  • Cyclone Idai: '15,000 people still need to be rescued'
  • Blast erupts in factory in Egypt's Ain Sokhna, casualties reported
  • Brexit: Theresa at Brussels EU summit to urge short delay
  • Twelve rescued after blast rocks industrial park in eastern China
  • Libya at critical juncture, UN mission head tells SC
  • CM mourns passing away of former MLA & CPI(M) leader Prof Bawant Singh
  • Pak violates ceasefire twice in a day, jawan martyred on LoC
  • Aishwarya Pissay set for Portuguese round of FIM Bajas World Cup
  • Another encounter ensues b/w militants, security forces in Baramulla
  • UN court increases sentence of former Bosnian-Serb leader
  • Situation in Yemen dire, says OHCHR
  • D K Shivakumar meets Congress leaders in Mandya
  • Pentagon launches internal probe against acting chief on bias allegations
  • Karnataka appeals Maharashtra to release 4 tmc of water to mitigate drinking water problem
  • Venezuela -- worrying destabilising factor in region, Bachelet
New Zealand shooting: 9 dead

New Zealand shooting: 9 dead

15 Mar 2019 | 9:47 AM

Wellington,Mar 15 (UNI) As many as nine dead when unidentified gunmen opened fire inside two
mosques Christchurch in New Zealand on Friday, local media reported.

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New Zealand shooting : Six dead

New Zealand shooting : Six dead

15 Mar 2019 | 9:09 AM

Wellington, Mar 15 (UNI) As many as six people were dead when unidentified gunmen opened fire
inside a mosque in Christchurch's Hagley Park in New Zealand on Friday, local media reported.

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Israel launches airstrikes on Gaza after rocket attack

Israel launches airstrikes on Gaza after rocket attack

15 Mar 2019 | 8:30 AM

Tel Aviv, Mar 15 (UNI) The Israel Defence Forces (IDF) launched a series of airstrikes early Friday, hitting back at targets across the Gaza Strip hours after two rockets were fired at Tel Aviv.

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US senate votes to end  Trump's border emergency declaration

US senate votes to end Trump's border emergency declaration

15 Mar 2019 | 8:26 AM

Washington, Mar 15 (UNI) The US Senate passed a resolution on Thursday to overturn President Trump’s declaration of a national emergency at the US-Mexico border, setting the stage for the first veto of his presidency.

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NHPC showcases its achievements at ‘India Show 2019’ in Russia

NHPC showcases its achievements at ‘India Show 2019’ in Russia

14 Mar 2019 | 10:00 PM

Moscow, Mar 14 (UNI) National Hydroelectric Power Corp (NHPC), which participated in a three-day ‘India Show 2019’ organised by India Trade Promotion Organization (ITPO) under the aegis of Ministry of Commerce and Industry at St Petersburg(Russia), showcased its achievements in a special Power Pavilion set up at the event.

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Syrian refugees in Turkey to receive 1.5 billion euro grant from EU

14 Mar 2019 | 8:06 PM

Brussels, Mar 14 (UNI) Federica Mogherini, the EU foreign policy chief, on Thursday said that under a 2016 agreement with Ankara, the EU will transfer 1.

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AfDB to provide 25 bln USD to fight against climate change in 5 years

14 Mar 2019 | 8:05 PM

Nairobi, Mar 14 (UNI) The African Development Bank (AfDB) announced on Thursday it would provide 2.

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Trump supports trade deal with UK amid Brexit woes

14 Mar 2019 | 7:27 PM

Washington, Mar 14 (UNI) US President Donald Trump on Thursday indicated that he is supporting the United Kingdom's exit from the European Union by promising a major trade deal with the country as British lawmakers are scheduled to vote on extending the Brexit deadline.

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Google to change some terms of service following South Korean request

14 Mar 2019 | 7:21 PM

Moscow, Mar 14 (UNI) Google said on Thursday that it will change some of its terms and conditions of service after the South Korean antitrust regulator, the Fair Trade Commission (FTC), made the first-ever corrective recommendation to the company, local media reported on Thursday.

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Satellite images reveal new Iranian missile plant in Syria

14 Mar 2019 | 7:14 PM

Jerusalem, Mar 14 (UNI) An Israeli Intelligence gathering firm ImageSat International (ISI) on Wednesday released images of new Iranian missile site in the Syrian city of Safita which is located some 8 kms from the border with Lebanon.

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Iran's IRGC holds drone excerise over Persian Gulf

14 Mar 2019 | 6:34 PM

Tehran, Mar 14 (UNI) The unmanned aerial vehicles squadrons of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) held a drone exercise over Persian Gulf on Thursday in order to practice an assault operation.

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US votes to end military support to Saudi in Yemen

14 Mar 2019 | 6:21 PM

Washington, Mar 14 (UNI) The US senate has voted to block military support for a Saudi led war in Yemen as bombings in the four-year conflict were conducted by the US weapons that led to humanatarian crisis resulting in thousand deaths, starvation and the spread of disease.

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Gas pipeline blast kills five in Southwestern province of Iran

14 Mar 2019 | 6:14 PM

Tehran, Mar 14 (UNI) At least 5 people have been killed in a gas pipeline blast in Iran’s southwestern province of Khuzestan, officials said.

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Afghan airstrikes kill 17 insurgents in eastern Ghazni province

14 Mar 2019 | 5:48 PM

Ghazni (Afghanistan), Mar 14 (UNI) At least 17 armed militants were reported killed and 12 others sustained injuries after the fighting aircrafts pounded the armed opposition forces' hideouts in Gero district of Afghanistan's eastern Ghazni province on Wednesday, said an army statement Thursday.

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