• Two physicists earn Nobel Prize for discovering neutrino's chameleon-like powers
Two physicists earn Nobel Prize for discovering neutrino's chameleon-like powers.
7 Oct, 2015. \\ World News.

The 2015 Nobel Prize in physics has gone to two scientists for discovering the quirky, shape-shifting behavior of neutrinos — tiny ghostlike particles that fill the universe, traveling close to the sp...

  • Air attacks kill at least 19 at Afghanistan hospital
Air attacks kill at least 19 at Afghanistan hospital.
4 Oct, 2015. \\ World News.

Aerial bombardments blew apart a Doctors Without Borders hospital in the battleground Afghan city of Kunduz about the time of a U.S. airstrike early Saturday, killing at least 19 people, officials sai......

  • 6 Americans among 14 dead after military plane crashes in Afghanistan
6 Americans among 14 dead after military plane crashes in Afghanistan.
2 Oct, 2015. \\ World News.

Fourteen people -- including six Americans -- were killed when a U.S. Air Force C-130J transport aircraft crashed in eastern Afghanistan as it was approaching the airport in Jalalabad, officials said....

  • Victorious Catalan separatists claim mandate to break with Spain
Victorious Catalan separatists claim mandate to break with Spain.
28 Sep, 2015. \\ World News.

Pro-independence parties in Spain's Catalonia region have won an absolute majority in regional elections.The main separatist alliance and a smaller nationalist party won 72 seats in the 135-seat regio......

  • Mecca stampede: Death toll of Indians in rises to 35
Mecca stampede: Death toll of Indians in rises to 35.
28 Sep, 2015. \\ World News.

With six more deaths being announced in the recent stampede, the toll of Indians from the worst Hajj tragedy in 25 years near the Saudi holy city of Mecca rose to 35.External Affairs Minister Sushma S...

  • France launches Syria anti-IS strikes
France launches Syria anti-IS strikes.
27 Sep, 2015. \\ World News.

France has fired its first airstrikes in Syria as it expands military operations against Islamic State extremists. President Francois Hollande’s office announced Sunday that “France has hit Syria” bas......

  • Prime Minister Modi meets with top CEOs in New York, tells them India is open for business
Prime Minister Modi meets with top CEOs in New York, tells them India is open for business.
25 Sep, 2015. \\ World News.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that reforms in governance are his top priority and the government wants simplified procedures, speedy decision-making, transparency and accountability. Modi was ...

  • 220 people killed, 500 injured in stampede during Hajj outside Mecca
220 people killed, 500 injured in stampede during Hajj outside Mecca.
24 Sep, 2015. \\ World News.

At least 220 pilgrims have been killed in a stampede in Mecca as millions of Muslims travel to Saudi Arabia as part of the annual hajj pilgrimage.The stampede reportedly broke out in Mina located in t......