Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Jammu and Kashmir 2016 review: Curfew, Mehbooba Mufti, Burhan Wani and surgical strikes

Srinagar: The year 2016 saw Mehbooba Mufti taking over as the first woman chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir and Army for the first time carrying out surgical...

Sensex jumps 258 pts to end at two-month high on short covering ahead of...

Mumbai: A set of strong corporate earnings numbers gave the market enough comfort as the Sensex soared by over 258 points Tuesday to end at 27,376, a 2-month high,...

Premier League: Cesar Azpilicueta extends Chelsea contract till 2020

London: Spanish international defender Cesar Azpilicueta says he is delighted to have signed a new three-and-a-half year deal with Premier League leaders Chelsea.File photo of Chelsea's Cesar Azpilicueta...

US election 2016: Xi Jinping greets Trump, calls for cooperation for global peace

Beijing: Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday congratulated Donald Trump on becoming president-elect of the US, calling for cooperation between the top two economies of the world to...

India vs Bangladesh: Getting rid of Mushfiqur Rahim early will hold key for hosts...

After getting pounded by the Indians for a couple of days in the ongoing one-off Test, Bangladesh made an inspirational comeback into the game by getting to a...

Syrian rebel group Ahrar al-Sham says has ‘reservations’ about Syria agreement | Reuters

'); FB.XFBML.parse(); */ }); BEIRUT A spokesman for a major Syrian rebel group said on Thursday it had reservations about an agreement for a nationwide ceasefire and resumption of...

Samsung Group says dismantling corporate strategy office | Reuters

SEOUL South Korea's Samsung Group on Tuesday said it has dismantled its corporate strategy office, the nerve centre of operations for the sprawling conglomerate, following its chief's arrest...

AIADMK crisis LIVE: Sasikala stakes claim to form TN govt; Panneerselvam meets supporters at...

VK Sasikala, shadow of Jayalalithaa for nearly three decades, was on Sunday set to become the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu as the AIADMK Legislature Party elected her...

LIVE India vs Australia, 3rd Test, Day 4, cricket scores and updates: Pujara, Saha...

Day 3 Report: Centurion Cheteshwar Pujara's marathon effort helped India whittle down the lead to 91 runs as the hosts reached 360/6 at stumps on day three of...

Mongolia agrees $5.5 bln economic bailout plan with IMF, others | Reuters

By Terrence Edwards| ULAANBAATAR ULAANBAATAR Mongolia has agreed with the International Monetary Fund and other partners for a $5.5 billion...

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Pakistan’s poor farmers face uphill battle with climate extremes

BAKRANI: Since his father died in 2011, Moeez Assadullah has been looking after his family's farm alone. The 21-year-old tends the 3 hectares (7...