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UN sanctions on North Korea failing, 10 years on, says experts

UN Security Council is working on a new sanctions resolution to punish North Korea for fourth nuclear test and a rocket launch

Sanctions-hit companies have managed to conceal their banned activities by embedding agents in foreign companies, says experts.

Lessons for India in Barack Obama’s State of the Union

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US President Barack Obama calls on reporters to ask a question in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House. — AFP

Singapore ruling party seeks more opposition

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Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong poses with residents for a selfie after attending a rally for the ruling People’s Action Party in Singapore. — AP

India not immune to ISIS threat, says UAE

Warning that India is not immune to the threat from the Islamic State (ISIS), the UAE, which has deported about a dozen Indians with suspected links to the terror group, said on Monday that its anti-t

Taiwan earthquake: Child pulled out alive from rubble

A baby boy is rescued from a collapsed building after an earthquake in Tainan, Taiwan. (Photo: AP)

8-year-old girl, three others rescued 2 days after earthquake

Pak PM to visit Qatar to sign multi-billion dollars gas deal

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An official said that USD 15 billion LNG agreement will enable Pakistan to import gas for 15 years.

Pathankot terror attack: Pakistan gives clean chit to JeM chief

Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Maulana Masood Azhar. (Photo: AP)

Pakistan is likely to send a special investigating team to Pathankot in consultation with the govt of India for further investigations.

US President Barack Obama to unveil his last budget today

 US President Barack Obama. (Photo: AP)

The future looks bleak for Obama's 2017 fiscal year plan, which covers spending on everything from cybersecurity to cancer research.

Though the victory march of the Bharatiya Janata Party that began in 2014 was brought to a halt in 2015 with major setbacks in the Delhi and Bihar Assembly elections, there seems to be a reversal of t

The film Airlift is a commercial success. I was bewildered by its repeated attempts to suppress what is true and suggest what is false.