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Europe

Open to extending post-Brexit transition period for few months: British PM May

But May emphasised she did not expect the extension beyond the current date of December 2020 to be needed.

18 Oct 2018 6:07 PM

Killed mastermind of deadly attack on military parade: Iran

The Guards said their forces had killed a man named Abu Zaha and four other militants in Diyala province in Iraq.

17 Oct 2018 1:55 PM

Canada legalises sale and recreational use of marijuana

It was praised by pot enthusiasts and investors in an industry that has seen pot stocks soar on the Toronto and New York stock exchanges.

17 Oct 2018 12:19 PM

‘Storm heading your way’: UN warns of growing hunger, climate change threats

The UN aims to achieve a Zero Hunger world by 2030, but faces three obstacles: conflicts, climate change and an economic slowdown.

16 Oct 2018 5:59 PM

Brexit deal achievable amid drifts with EU, says Theresa May

May said EU had responded positively to her proposal for time-bound UK-wide arrangement until solution to Irish border can be worked out.

16 Oct 2018 2:41 PM

UK-based pro-Khalistan activist captured kissing transsexual in viral video

Many believe that the content of the video is in contrast with what the radical leader preaches.

15 Oct 2018 5:54 PM

Kim Jong Un sincere about denuclearisation, should be rewarded: S Korea

Moon said Kim was 'sincere, calm and polite' and 'felt frustrated by the international community's continuing mistrust'.

15 Oct 2018 12:16 PM

In a first, Indian-origin visually impaired man to get guide horse in UK

The 24-year-old could not rely on commonly used guide dogs for visually impaired and that is how concept of miniature guide horse came.

14 Oct 2018 2:28 PM

Pope accepts resignation of US cardinal over abuse cover-up claim

Cardinal Wuerl had offered to resign earlier after facing criticism over a report detailing mass sexual abuse cases when he was a bishop.

13 Oct 2018 11:14 AM

Govt didn’t know about Dassault pick: Nirmala Sitharaman

Dassault negotiated for years with India’s state-owned Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) for the order, with the jets being jointly built in India.

13 Oct 2018 1:28 AM