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World’s second largest ice sheet in Greenland may melt due to Europe heat wave

Nullis cited data from Denmark's Polar Portal, which measures the daily gains and losses in surface mass of the Greenland Ice Sheet.

27 Jul 2019 4:13 PM

Kuwait receives USD 270 million in war reparations

The funds come from a levy on the sale of Iraqi oil and petroleum products.

23 Jul 2019 8:13 PM

EFSAS researcher slams 'inaccurate' UN report on J&K

Veronica Ekelund, says report ‘completely disregards’ facts like all terrorist organizations in J&K are receive patronage from Pak Army.

04 Jul 2019 7:12 PM

Pak using enforced disappearances to crush voices of the oppressed: Baloch activist

‘We urge international community to take action against enforced disappearances of Baloch and other people in Pakistan,’ the activist said.

25 Jun 2019 2:08 PM

Nearly 71 million now displaced by war, violence at home: UN

Annual 'Global Trends' released by UN counts number of world’s refugees, asylum-seekers and internally displaced people at the end of 2018.

19 Jun 2019 3:21 PM

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FIFA bans ex-Afghan football boss for life over sexual assault

FIFA also fined him 1 million Swiss francs (USD 1 million, 893,000 euros).

09 Jun 2019 11:45 AM

'US dare not attack Iran': Iran Revolutionary Guard commander

Tensions have spiked between Iran and the United States after Washington sent more military forces to the Middle East.

23 May 2019 8:29 AM

FIFA working on solution for World Cup ticketing issue

Fifa responded to the criticism after some fans buying tickets for the Women's World Cup were not given seats together.

22 May 2019 10:55 AM

Red Cross says, NZ nurse kidnapped by ISIS may be alive

A New Zealand nurse believed to be abducted by two drivers by ISIS terrorists in Syria in 2013 may still be alive.

15 Apr 2019 2:21 PM

Deco alerts defenders to be wary of VAR

The new video technology has already sparked debate during its first month of use in the Champions League.

13 Mar 2019 2:32 PM

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Horrifying that Pak will use N-weapons to protect terrorists

A researcher at European Foundation says Pakistan's will to use nuclear weapons to protect terrorists should horrify all of humanity.

11 Mar 2019 3:35 PM

Saudi Arabia rebuked over Jamal Khashoggi murder at UN rights body

Thirty-six nations condemned Saudi Arabia over the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in a rare censure of the oil-rich kingdom.

08 Mar 2019 11:51 AM

Tata Motors says more EVs in pipeline for fleet owners, private users

Tata has showcased an electric version of premium hatchback Altroz at Geneva Motor Show, which is expected to hit the market in two years.

06 Mar 2019 2:40 PM

Mahindra unveils world's 'fastest' e-car Battista at Geneva Motor Show

When it arrives in 2020, the Battista will be the most powerful car ever designed and built in Italy, Automobili Pininfarina said.

06 Mar 2019 11:00 AM

WTO warns of global trade slowdown as indicator hits 9-year low

The WTO’s quarterly outlook indicator, a composite of seven drivers of trade, showed a reading of 96.3, the weakest since March 2010.

19 Feb 2019 5:33 PM

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'If US stops our oil, then no oil will be exported from the Gulf': Iran

Tensions have risen between Iran and US after Trump withdrew from nuclear deal and reimposed sanctions on the Islamic Republic.

04 Dec 2018 4:19 PM

India raises concern over China-Pakistan economic corridor project at UN

India at United Nations reaffirmed its commitment to the implementation of the Right to Development.

15 Sep 2018 1:05 PM

US sends Iran messages 'every day' to begin negotiations: Rouhani

Tensions ramped up between Iran and US after Trump pulled out of landmark nuclear deal with Iran in May and reimposed sanctions last month.

08 Sep 2018 3:19 PM

Facebook 'terrorism' definition 'overly broad': UN expert

Facebook's definition equates all non-state groups that use violence in pursuit of any goals or ends to terrorist entities.

03 Sep 2018 2:44 PM

Myanmar Army chief had 'genocidal intent': UN probe on Rohingya killings

A year ago, government troops led a brutal crackdown in Myanmar's Rakhine state in response to attacks by Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army.

27 Aug 2018 2:35 PM

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