Finally, Shiv Sena welcomes Fadnavis as new CM


Mumbai, Oct 30 (IANS) The Shiv Sena on Thursday said it “wholeheartedly welcomes” Devendra Fadnavis as the new chief minister-designate of Maharashtra, two days after the BJP anointed him.“We More...

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In EU first, Sweden to recognise Palestine as independent state


Berlin, Oct 30 (IANS/EFE) Sweden will officially recognise Palestine as an independent state, the first European Union (EU) member to do so, the Swedish daily Dagens Nyheter reported, More...

Sri Lanka president visits landslide-hit area, nearly 200 still missing

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Colombo Oct 30 (IANS) Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Thursday visited landslide-affected residents in the country’s central region where rescuers are working More...

Iraqi Peshmerga starts entering Syria’s Kobane

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Damascus, Oct 30 (IANS) A total of 10 Peshmerga fighters crossed the Turkish borders into Syria’s predominantly Kurdish town of Kobane on Thursday morning, the Syrian More...

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Bigg Boss 8: Upen Patel becomes new captain

Mumbai, Oct 30: Bigg Boss announced elections for the new captain in the Bigg Boss house and asked the housemates to give the names of the volunteers. Gautam and Upen were the More...

Aashiqui’ actor Rahul Roy Reveals Big Boss 8 Winner

Mumbai, Oct 30: Actor Rahul Roy, who won the first season of reality show Bigg Boss, feels that popular RJ Pritam may win the current season of the show. Rahul Roy was present More...

Karun Chandhok elected to Formula E panel


Mumbai, Oct 30: Mahindra Racing's Karun Chandhok has been elected as a drivers' representative for the FIA More...

South take 1st innings lead against Central


New Delhi, Oct 30: Opener Lokesh Rahul’s unbeaten 168 helped South Zone gain a 32-run lead against More...

Prakash Rajyaguru Man held for spying on girls in temple

BY A STAFF WRITER AMHERST (NY) — An Amherst man is accused of installing hidden cameras...

jail Eight-month jail for groping woman on flight to Newark

BY A STAFF WRITER NEWARK (NJ) — A Louisiana man who admitted groping a sleeping woman...

US schools Sheth Family gifts 2 buildings for education

BY A STAFF WRITER ATLANTA – GA — An unanticipated donation of two buildings worth $1.2...

Cattle thieves’ bodies handed over to Bangladesh


Agartala, Oct 30 (IANS) The Border Security Force (BSF) on Thursday handed over to the Border Guard Bangladesh More...

BJP ally RSP accused of cheating

Mumbai, Oct 30 (IANS) On eve of the swearing-in of the first BJP government in Maharashtra, its ally Rashtriya Samaj Paksha..

Supreme Court to hear plea against CBI chief on Nov 18

New Delhi, Oct (IANS) The supreme Court on Thursday said it will hear on Nov 18 a plea by a non-profit..

US drone strike kills four militants in Pakistan


Islamabad, Oct 30 (IANS) At least four suspected militants, including one of Arab origin, were killed in a More...

US approves first vaccine against dangerous meningitis strain

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first vaccine against meningitis B following outbreaks in several college campuses..

US participating in regional Ebola forum in Cuba

Havana, Oct 30 (IANS/EFE) More than 250 officials and specialists from 32 countries, including the US, are participating in a regional..

Planet-forming lifeline found in binary star system

star-system20141030123136_l New York, Oct 30 (IANS) Astronomers have discovered a sustaining, planet-forming lifeline in a binary star system.   Like a wheel..

Vitamin D can curb asthma attacks

London, Oct 30 (IANS) Boosting Vitamin D levels in deficient asthmatics could help manage asthma flare-ups, Israeli researchers have found.  ..

Sleep apnea affects everyday memory

New York, Oct 30 (IANS) Sleep apnea may affect your ability to form new spatial memories such as remembering where you..

Finally, Shiv Sena welcomes Fadnavis as new CM

Mumbai, Oct 30 (IANS) The Shiv Sena on Thursday said it “wholeheartedly welcomes” Devendra Fadnavis as the new chief minister-designate of Maharashtra,..