Super typhoon kills three, injures hundreds in Taiwan

Taipei Super typhoon Dujuan has killed three people and left more than 300 injured in Taiwan, authorities said today after it swept across the island before making landfall in... Read more »

Dr Khurshid Guru saves 2-year-old boy’s life on plane.

New York A quick-thinking Indian-origin doctor in the US saved the life of a 2-year-old boy who suffered an asthma attack onboard a transatlantic flight by creating a makeshift... Read more »

PM Narendra Modi & Barack Obama will hold a summit meeting in New York.

New York Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama will hold a summit meeting in New York on Monday – their third in a year – during... Read more »

Death toll of Indians in haj stampede reaches 45

After the authorities identified 10 more bodies among the victims on Monday, the number of Indians killed in Thursday’s stampede at the haj went up to 45. This was... Read more »

9 dead, over 30 injured in attack at Afghan volleyball match

Kabul At least nine people were killed and 33 wounded Sunday in a bomb attack at a sports match in eastern Afghanistan, officials said, on the same day that... Read more »

Hold talks, UN chief tells India, Pakistan

United Nations UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged India and Pakistan to continue their peaceful dialogue, a media report said. A statement issued by his office said that in a... Read more »

France confirms launching first air strikes on Islamic State

In a statement issued on Sunday, the French Government confirmed launching its first air strikes on specified Islamic State (IS) targets in Syria’s Palmyra region. According to the statement... Read more »

Death toll of Indians in Haj stampede rises to 29

MINA The death toll of Indian pilgrims in last week’s horrific stampede during Haj has risen to 29 as authorities identified seven more bodies among the victims of the... Read more »