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India abstains from voting on UNGA resolution on goods used for capital punishment

The 193-member UN General Assembly Friday adopted the resolution towards torture-free trade.

29 Jun 2019 2:57 PM

US man kills father for cutting his allowance, convicted

Prosecutors said the son knew what he was doing and was motivated by anger over the reduction in his allowance.

29 Jun 2019 10:50 AM

3-year jail term sentenced to Indian-origin US Uber driver on kidnapping charges

In addition to prison term, Parmar was ordered to pay USD 3,642 in restitution and forfeiture.

28 Jun 2019 10:55 AM

India should attract multinationals as US-China engage in trade war: Arvind Pangariya

US and China have been locked in a bruising trade war since Trump imposed heavy tariffs on imported steel and aluminum items.

26 Jun 2019 5:00 PM

‘Social media consumed me’: 29-year-old US YouTube celebrity who was found dead

New York police said that he disappeared after having a telephone conversation at 8:00 pm on June 19.

26 Jun 2019 1:53 PM

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Export-led growth very critical for good jobs in India: Arvind Panagariya

We need to get to 8-10 per cent growth if good jobs are going to be provided, said Arvind Panagariya.

25 Jun 2019 4:55 PM

Watch: ‘Flying Wallendas’ cross Times Square on high wire in death-defying stunt

The near-fatal incident left her seriously injured, including breaking most bones in her face.

24 Jun 2019 12:11 PM

UN General Assembly reverberates with 'Om' chants to mark International Yoga Day

The essence of yoga is balance, not only within us but also in our relationship with humanity, said Amina Mohammed.

21 Jun 2019 11:39 AM

Yoga postures light up UN Headquarters ahead of Int'l Yoga Day

On a foggy and rainy evening on Wednesday, yoga postures were projected on the North Facade of the UN Headquarters Building.

20 Jun 2019 7:25 PM

Terrorists cannot be allowed to negotiate from 'place of advantage': India tells UN

Akbaruddin said the 'sanctuaries and safe havens' provided to terror networks have to be addressed for a peace in Afghanistan.

20 Jun 2019 6:50 PM

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India warns against hasty US-Taliban peace deal

Indian diplomat Syed Akbaruddin cautioned that terrorist organisations cannot be allowed to negotiate from position of strength.

20 Jun 2019 2:39 PM

New York sex cult leader's 'out there' lifestyle, not a crime: Lawyer

Raniere, 58, is on trial facing charges including racketeering, sex trafficking and child pornography.

18 Jun 2019 1:08 PM

Saudi boy arrested at 13for political unrest won't be executed

Rights groups reported this month that the Saudi public prosecutor had sought the death penalty for Qureiris.

16 Jun 2019 1:06 PM

New York-area airport briefly closed after plane lands on flat tires

No major injuries were reported in the incident at Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey, just across the Hudson River.

16 Jun 2019 10:26 AM

India criticises lack of transparency in functioning of UNSC's Sanctions Committees

India's criticism of UN's top organ came a month after getting JeM chief Masood Azhar blacklisted as a global terrorist by the world body.

07 Jun 2019 1:34 PM

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3 Indian-origin women among America's richest self-made women: Forbes

America's 80 richest self-made women, the 'ceiling crashers' and 'overachievers' blazing their own trails as they amass fortunes.

07 Jun 2019 10:45 AM

Indian-origin woman jailed for strangling 9-year-old stepdaughter in US home

A report filed by the Medical Examiner's Office determined that the cause of death was manual strangulation.

04 Jun 2019 10:53 AM

Changing times: 'TIME' mag now says 'Narendra Modi has united India'

Manoj Ladwa, the writer, credited Modi’s emergence as a unifier to his origins in backward class.

29 May 2019 1:15 PM

Indian Army officer appointed as commander of UN Misson

Lt. Gen. Tinaikar previously served as the Additional Director General of Military Operations at the Army Headquarters.

25 May 2019 9:12 PM

Raheem Sterling to take racism case to FA and League

Sterling told a conference in New York that the hectic nature of a footballer’s schedule was the only thing that had kept him from meeting.

22 May 2019 9:16 AM

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