•  King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand dies at 88
King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand dies at 88.
14 Oct, 2016. \\ World News.

King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand, who took the throne of the kingdom died on Thursday in Bangkok. He was 88 and one of the longest-reigning monarchs in history.   The cabinet has declared Fr...

  • Nobel Prize in Economics awarded to Oliver Hart and Bengt Holmström
Nobel Prize in Economics awarded to Oliver Hart and Bengt Holmström.
12 Oct, 2016. \\ World News.

Two professors from Harvard and MIT have been awarded the Nobel Prize in economics for contributions to contract theory -- the agreements that shape business, finance and public policy.   Olive......

  • Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos
Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos.
7 Oct, 2016. \\ World News.

The president of Colombia was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for pursuing a deal to end 52 years of conflict, the longest-running war in the Americas — five days after the people of Col...

  •  Hurricane Matthew: Death toll mounts to 283 in Haiti
Hurricane Matthew: Death toll mounts to 283 in Haiti.
7 Oct, 2016. \\ World News.

The death toll in Haiti as a result of Hurricane Matthew has soared to 283, the government says. Some 50 people were reported to have died in the southern town of Roche-a-Bateau alone. The peninsula's......

  •  Hurricane Matthew hits Haiti and Cuba
Hurricane Matthew hits Haiti and Cuba.
5 Oct, 2016. \\ World News.

Hurricane Matthew powered towards the Bahamas and the U.S. coast early on Wednesday after battering Haiti and Cuba with torrential rain, wreaking havoc among the struggling Haitian population.  ...

  •  Sushma Swaraj arrives in New York to address UNGA tomorrow
Sushma Swaraj arrives in New York to address UNGA tomorrow.
25 Sep, 2016. \\ World News.

External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj, has arrived in New York to address the 71st session of the UN General Assembly.   Swaraj is expected to give a stinging response to Pakistan Prime Mini......

  •  4 killed in Washington mall shooting
4 killed in Washington mall shooting.
24 Sep, 2016. \\ World News.

At least four people were killed in an apparent mass shooting at a shopping mall in Washington on Friday. Four females were killed, and one male suffered life-threatening injuries. Police surrounded...

  • India confirms deal to buy 36 French-made Rafale fighter jets
India confirms deal to buy 36 French-made Rafale fighter jets.
22 Sep, 2016. \\ World News.

The government has cleared the much anticipated deal with France for 36 Rafale fighter jets.   Sources in the Defence Ministry said, the two countries will sign the final deal in the presence o......