• Plane carrying 47 people crashes in northern Pakistan mountain
Plane carrying 47 people crashes in northern Pakistan mountain.
8 Dec, 2016. \\ World News.

There were no survivors after a plane carrying 47 people crashed into a mountain in northern Pakistan last evening, Pakistan International Airlines chairman said, as recovery operations continued late...

  • 27 killed as earthquake rocks Indonesia
27 killed as earthquake rocks Indonesia.
7 Dec, 2016. \\ World News.

At least 27 people have died, including three toddlers, and several more have been injured after shops and houses collapsed in the Indonesian province of Aceh after a 6.5 magnitude earthquake struck a......

  • Narendra Modi is 2016 TIME Person Of The Year
Narendra Modi is 2016 TIME Person Of The Year.
5 Dec, 2016. \\ World News.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has won the online reader's poll for TIME Person of the Year 2016, emerging as the favourite and most influential among those who voted. In this online poll, PM Modi overt...

  • President-elect Donald Trump rants against China in Twitter outburst
President-elect Donald Trump rants against China in Twitter outburst.
5 Dec, 2016. \\ World News.

 Donald Trump in a series of tweets criticised China for its monetary policy and its operations in the South China Sea. "Did China ask us if it was OK to devalue their currency" and &qu......

  • International Day of Persons with Disabilities being observed
International Day of Persons with Disabilities being observed.
3 Dec, 2016. \\ World News.

The International Day of Persons with Disabilities is being observed in Assam with rest of the world on Saturday. It is an annual event promoted by the United Nations to promote an understanding of di...

  • Colombian plane had run out of fuel before crash
Colombian plane had run out of fuel before crash.
1 Dec, 2016. \\ World News.

The plane which crashed in Colombia killing most of a Brazilian football team had run out of fuel. According to a leaked audio recording, a pilot can be heard repeatedly requesting permission to land ......

  • Plane carrying a Brazilian football team crashes in Colombia
Plane carrying a Brazilian football team crashes in Colombia.
29 Nov, 2016. \\ World News.

An emergency has been declared in Colombia after a plane carrying members of a Brazilian football team crashed with 81 on board.   The plane was carrying 81 people, including a Brazilian footba...

  • 6.7 magnitude quake strikes China's Xinjiang
6.7 magnitude quake strikes China's Xinjiang.
26 Nov, 2016. \\ World News.

A strong 6.7-magnitude earthquake jolted Aketao County in the quake-prone Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region in China.   United States Geological Survey said, the quake struck southern Xinjiang, ......