Sunday, Apr 30 2017 | Time 22:22 Hrs(IST)
  • Prez poll: JD(U) trying to form anti-BJP front
  • Joshna is Asian champion, Max Lee takes men's title
  • Civilian injured in firing by gunmen in south Kashmir
  • Odisha Governor Jamir says if he asked to serve, he would
  • Union MoS Piyush Goyal to visit Nagaland tomorrow
  • Divyanga pension hiked to Rs 500 per month in UP
  • Cyclone and heavy rains predicted, alert issued for 13 districts in Bihar
  • 2 held, 40 semi-automatic pistols recovered
  • Nadal eases to 10th Barcelona Open title
  • Turkish President arrives, talks likely on trade, NSG membership
  • Assam Rifles nabs 2 NSCN-K cadres in Nagaland
  • Four injured in bomb explosion at the residence of JD(U) MP Kahkasha Praveen
  • Rains lash HP, Keylong receive fresh snowfall
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  • CPI plans a series of agitation in Bihar on land reforms and unemployment

France's Macron says Le Pen promoting hate, would weaken economy

26 Apr 2017 | 12:26 AM

PARIS, Apr 25 (Reuters) French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron accused his far-right rival Marine Le Pen today of promoting hatred and isolation with policies that he said would wreck the economy.

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Former US envoys to UN warn Congress against cutting funding

26 Apr 2017 | 12:25 AM

By Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS, Apr 25 (Reuters) Nine former US ambassadors to the United Nations warned Congress in a letter today that slashing funding for the world body would weaken Washington's global influence by ceding "the agenda to countries that can be hostile to our interests.

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US deeply concerned by Turkish air strikes on Kurdish fighters

26 Apr 2017 | 12:16 AM

WASHINGTON, Apr 25 (Reuters) The United States today expressed "deep concern" over air strikes by Turkish planes in Syria and Iraq and said they were not authorized by the US-led coalition fighting Islamic State.

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Madrid show highlights Picasso's Guernica as abiding symbol of war

25 Apr 2017 | 11:29 PM

By Isla Binnie MADRID, Apr 25 (Reuters) Eighty years after the bloody air raid on the Spanish town of Guernica that drove Pablo Picasso to paint a masterpiece, a new exhibition in Madrid highlights the enduring relevance of his depiction.

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German police arrest two for alleged human smuggling

25 Apr 2017 | 11:11 PM

BERLIN, Apr 25 (Reuters) German police arrested two men today and carried out 22 searches in a crackdown on human trafficking that authorities say helped illegally secure asylum approvals for at least 10 migrants, mostly from Iran.

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Mexico to fight any US tax plans that break WTO rules-minister

25 Apr 2017 | 11:09 PM

MEXICO CITY, Apr 25 (Reuters) Mexico would take legal steps against any measures in a US tax overhaul that violate World Trade Organization (WTO) rules, foreign minister Luis Videgaray said today.

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Former Trump adviser Flynn likely broke law with Russia trip -lawmakers

25 Apr 2017 | 11:08 PM

WASHINGTON, Apr 25 (Reuters) Former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn likely broke the law by failing to get permission to be paid for a trip to Russia in 2015, the leaders of the House of Representatives oversight panel said today.

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France's Macron says election not won, will fight to defeat Le Pen

25 Apr 2017 | 10:49 PM

PARIS, Apr 25 (Reuters) Independent centrist Emmanuel Macron said today that he was not taking victory in France's presidential election for granted and would fight to defeat far-right candidate Marine Le Pen.

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Turkish PM says relations with EU at lowest point in recent times

25 Apr 2017 | 10:47 PM

ANKARA, Apr 25 (Reuters) Turkey's relations with the European Union have reached their lowest point in recent times, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said today, after a leading European human rights body put Turkey back on a watchlist.

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Turkey's military says killed 70 militants in Iraq's Sinjar, northern Syria

25 Apr 2017 | 10:45 PM

ANKARA, Apr 25 (Reuters) Turkey's military said it killed around 70 militants in operations today in Iraq's Sinjar and northern Syria, as it stepped up a campaign against groups affiliated with the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK).

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