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Queen outlines UK government's agenda
London, Oct 14 (IANS) British Queen Elizabeth II on Monday delivered a speech setting out the government's agenda at the State Opening of Parliament.
2019-10-14
Category: International, United Kingdom,Politics
FATF to discuss Pak's measures on Monday
Islamabad/Paris, Oct 14 (IANS) The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) will on Monday discuss steps taken by Pakistan to stop money laundering and terrorist financing in its plenary meeting slated to begin in the French capital of Paris.
2019-10-14
Category: International, Pakistan,Politics
Apple iPhone SE 2 may launch in Q1 2020 at $399
San Francisco, Oct 14 (IANS) Noted analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has revealed that Apple might launch an affordable smartphone iPhone SE 2 in the first quarter of 2020 and it is likely to start selling at a price of $399.
2019-10-14
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Prince William, Kate to arrive in Pakistan on Monday
Islamabad, Oct 14 (IANS) The UK's Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton will arrive in Islamabad on Monday on a "historic" five-day visit to Pakistan.
2019-10-14
Category: International, Pakistan,Politics
Global talent hunt program launched for Abu Dhabi T10
Dubai, Oct 14 (IANS) Abu Dhabi T10 has teamed up with UAE-based Dreams2Play to host a unique talent hunt program, through which budding amateur cricketers from across the world may apply for selection to play in the league.
2019-10-14
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
PUBG rival Fortnite has been down for hours
San Francisco, Oct 14 (IANS) Ahead of its new season, popular Battle Royale game, Fortnite has gone down and it is believed that it return with a rebooted version featuring a brand new map.
2019-10-14
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Australia PMO accidentally sends secret document to media
Canberra, Oct 14 (IANS) The Australian Prime Minister's office has accidentally sent a confidential document to the media, instead of sending it to the government's Liberal-National Party coalition members for Monday's resumption of Parliament.
2019-10-14
Category: International, Australia,Politics
Gauff youngest WTA title winner in last 15 years
Linz (Austria), Oct 14 (IANS) American teenage sensation Coco Gauff has become the youngest player to win a WTA title in last 15 years by sealing the Linz Open trophy.
2019-10-14
Category: International, Austria,Sports,Tennis
Sienna Miller hated dating
London, Oct 14 (IANS) Actress Sienna Miller doesn't like dating. She says she enjoyed being single for the first time after splitting from actor Tom Sturridge.
2019-10-14
Category: International, United Kingdom,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
ALERT: Aim to demolish terror ideology: NSA Doval tells NIA
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2019-10-14
Category: International, Sri Lanka,National,Terrorism
4 foreign teams to observe SL presidential election
Colombo, Oct 14 (IANS) Four foreign monitoring teams have been granted permission to observe Sri Lanka's presidential election on November 16, the island nation's Election Commission said on Monday.
2019-10-14
Category: International, Sri Lanka,Politics
India colts thrash New Zealand 8-2 in Sultan Johor Cup
Johor Bahru (Malaysia), Oct 13 (IANS) The Indian junior men's hockey team trounced New Zealand 8-2 in their second match of the 9th Sultan of Johor Cup here on Sunday.
2019-10-13
Category: International, Malaysia,Sports,Hockey
Merkel asks Turkey to end military offensive in Syria
Berlin, Oct 13 (IANS) German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday called for an immediate end of the Turkish military operation in northern Syria in a phone call with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
2019-10-13
Category: International, Germany,Politics
Lion unleashed on man for demanding wages in Lahore
Lahore, Oct 13 (IANS) A caretaker of religious place here unleashed his pet lion on an electrician for demanding wages, recently.
2019-10-13
Category: International, Pakistan,International
Pope Francis receives Italy football squad in Vatican
Vatican City, Oct 13 (IANS) Pope Francis on Sunday received the Italian national football team at the Vatican, the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) said.
2019-10-13
Category: International, Holy See (vatican City State),Sports,Football
Medvedev outsmarts Zverev to win Shanghai Masters
Shanghai, Oct 13 (IANS) Daniil Medvedev of Russia won his second Masters title of the season after beating Alexander Zverev, his fellow rising star from Germany, 6-4, 6-1 in the final of the Shanghai Masters here on Sunday.
2019-10-13
Category: International, China,Sports,Tennis
26 killed as typhoon Hagibis hits Japan (3rd Lead)
Tokyo, Oct 13 (IANS) Japan has launched a huge operation to provide humanitarian assistance and assess the damage wrought by typhoon Hagibis after its hurricane-force winds and torrential rain killed at least 26 people and sparked major flooding.
2019-10-13
Category: International, Japan,Politics
Ryan Reynolds serenades Hugh Jackman with cheeky b'day song
Los Angeles, Oct 13 (IANS) Hollywood star Ryan Reynolds sang a high-pitched cheeky birthday song for Australian actor Hugh Jackman, who celebrated his 51st birthday.
2019-10-13
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Joaquin Phoenix reportedly hits paramedics' truck
Los Angeles, Oct 13 (IANS) "Joker" star Joaquin Phoenix reportedly hit a Los Angeles Fire Department vehicle in West Hollywood.
2019-10-13
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Under time pressure to answer, people generally lie to you
New York, Oct 13 (IANS) When asked to answer questions quickly and impulsively - be it at work or home - people may lie to you by responding with a socially desirable answer rather than an honest one, say researchers.
2019-10-13
Category: International, United States,Lifestyle/Fashion
Helen Flanagan gets injured, can't walk for a while
Los Angeles, Oct 13 (IANS) 'Coronation Street' actress Helen Flanagan has revealed that she won't be able to walk at her sister's wedding in the Lake District after she burnt her foot with a shisha pipe.
2019-10-13
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Kylie has accepted stretch marks as 'gift' from Stormi
Los Angeles, Oct 13 (IANS) Reality TV personality Kylie Jenner says she's finally accepted her stretch marks by thinking of them as "a little gift" from her daughter Stormi.
2019-10-13
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Ryan Murphy's son is cancer free
Los Angeles, Oct 13 (IANS) American filmmaker Ryan Murphy's five-year-old son Ford has beaten cancer.
2019-10-13
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Coffee bean extracts can cut fat-induced inflammation
New York, Oct 13 (IANS) Coffee is beneficial for health we all know, but unused coffee bean extracts can also help reduce fat-induced inflammation in the cells and improved glucose absorption and insulin sensitivity, find researchers.
2019-10-13
Category: International, United States,Health/Medicine,Lifestyle/Fashion
Liam Hemsworth, Maddison Brown engage in PDA in NY
Los Angeles, Oct 13 (IANS) After separting from pop singer Miley Cyrus, actor Liam Hemsworth has found his new lady love, Maddison Brown. And the new couple has already started giving major PDA goals.
2019-10-13
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
Good work must not stop: India U-15 women's coach
Thimpu, (Bhutan) Oct 13 (IANS) After booking their spot in the final of the SAFF U-15 Women's Championship, India head coach Alex Ambrose feels that his side needs to keep executing the good work that they have been carrying out in the last two games.
2019-10-13
Category: International, Bhutan,Sports,Football
Xi pledges enhanced cooperation between Nepal, China
Kathmandu, Oct 13 (IANS) Visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping said here that the his country was ready to enhance communication and cooperation with Nepal and jointly consolidate the friendship between the two countries.
2019-10-13
Category: International, Nepal,Politics
California continues to battle wildfires
San Francisco, Oct 13 (IANS) Firefighters have continued to contain the blazing wildfires in Southern California, while some evacuation orders have been lifted for residents.
2019-10-13
Category: International, Costa Rica,Politics
Senator Warren attacks Facebook with intentional fake ad
Washington, Oct 13 (IANS) In an apparent embarrassment for Facebook, Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren has successfully run a fake ad on the social media platform that claimed "Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook just endorsed Donald Trump for re-election".
2019-10-13
Category: International, United States,Politics,Technology
Populist political wave now penetrates Canada
Ottawa, Oct 13 (IANS) A populist political wave has seemed to arrive in Canada, which goes to polls on October 21, as immigration has become one of the hot topics of debate, with conservative parties vowing to limit migrant numbers.
2019-10-13
Category: International, Canada,Politics
In talks with IndiGo to enhance codeshare agreement: Turkish Airlines
Istanbul, Oct 13 (IANS) Global passenger carrier Turkish Airlines wants to expand its codeshare agreement with the largest domestic player IndiGo to expand its India footprint and tap into the rising transfer passenger traffic from the country.
2019-10-13
Category: International, Turkey,Business/Economy
FATF should take note: Where are world's most wanted terrorists found?
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) When the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) meets in Paris to review Pakistans case on fight against terror, it must take cognisance of a recent question posed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi - "Whether it is 9/11 or 26/11, in which country are the conspirators found?"
2019-10-13
Category: International, India,International
Ahead of FATF meet, Pak resorts to old trick of misleading world
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Facing the prospect of being blacklisted by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), a desperate Pakistan resorted to its old trick of pretending to act against terror groups recently, just to mislead the global watchdog.
2019-10-13
Category: International, India,International
Pak was warned by FATF in June to act against terror by Oct
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) In June, the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) had slammed Pakistan for failing to do enough to check terror financing and warned of action if it did not comply with the requirements by October.
2019-10-13
Category: International, India,International
Zverev, Medvedev to clash in Shanghai Masters final
Shanghai, Oct 12 (IANS) Russian rising star Daniil Medvedev powered into his third ATP Masters final of the season in Shanghai after beating Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece 7-6 (5), 7-5 here on Saturday.
2019-10-12
Category: International, China,Sports,Tennis
Trump shows fortitude as vultures circle up above
New York, Oct 12 (IANS) A week it is said is too long in polity. After the slow burn initially, things have now begun to gather pace from what Trump describes as partisan witch-hunt to a impeachment probe careening out of control.
2019-10-12
Category: International, United States,Politics
Andy Flower ends 12-year association with ECB
London, Oct 12 (IANS) Former England head coach Andy Flower has left his role with the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) after 12 years with the organisation.
2019-10-12
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Zambia to host India-Southern Africa Regional Conclave Summit
Lusaka, Oct 12 (IANS) Zambia will host the India-Southern Africa Regional Conclave Summit aimed at bolstering economic ties between India and Africa, a senior government official said on Friday.
2019-10-12
Category: International, Zambia,Politics
Four arrested for destroying power pylon in Afghanistan
Kabul, Oct 12 (IANS) Four militants, allegedly affiliated with the Taliban outfit, have been arrested on charge of destroying a power pylon in Afghanistan's eastern Parwan province, a statement said on Saturday.
2019-10-12
Category: International, Israel,Terrorism
Google Pixel Watch may debut next week
San Francisco, Oct 12 (IANS) Google might finally launch a Pixel Watch alongside the Pixel 4 at the company's hardware event scheduled on October 15.
2019-10-12
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology
Is Idina Menzel the evil stepmother of 'Cinderella'?
Los Angeles, Oct 12 (IANS) Grammy Award-winning actress Idina Menzel is in negotiations to join Camila Cabello in "Cinderella" as the evil stepmother.
2019-10-12
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
'Carnival Row' gets new showrunner for second season
Los Angeles, Oct 12 (IANS) After an acclaimed season of "Daredevil", Erik Oleson is set to take over as showrunner for season two of the fantasy drama "Carnival Row", which stars Orlando Bloom and Cara Delevingne.
2019-10-12
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Manju Rani enters Boxing Worlds final, assures silver
Ulan-Ude (Russia), Oct 12 (IANS) Indian pugilist Manju Rani on Saturday assured a silver medal for India in the ongoing Women's World Boxing Championships by entering the final in the 48-kg weight category.
2019-10-12
Category: International, Russian Federation,Sports,Other Sports
Venice presents plan to tackle climate change
Copenhagen, Oct 12 (IANS) In a bid to save its heritage, the Italian city of Venice has presented a plan to tackle the effects of climate change, calling for responsible tourism at this years C40 World Mayors Summit in Copenhagen.
2019-10-12
Category: International, Denmark,Environment/Wildlife
PCB Chairman wants Sarfaraz to leave Test captaincy: Report
Lahore, Oct 12 (IANS) Following Pakistan's dismal performance in the recently concluded T20I series against Sri Lanka, a meeting between Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman and captain Sarfaraz Ahmed will be held next week.
2019-10-12
Category: International, Pakistan,Sports,Cricket
Iran hails efforts to mediate talks with Saudis: FM
Tehran, Oct 12 (IANS) Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that Tehran welcomed efforts by intermediaries to arrange mediation talks with Saudi Arabia, including those by Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan who is due to arrive here on Saturday.
2019-10-12
Category: International, Turkey,Politics
Turkey denies attacking US troops in Syria
Ankara, Oct 12 (IANS) The Turkish government on Saturday denied that its Army had launched attacks on US special forces deployed in northeastern Syria, as it was earlier claimed by the Pentagon.
2019-10-12
Category: International, Turkey,Politics
Mary Kom crashes out with Worlds bronze, historic 8th medal
Ulan-Ude (Russia), Oct 12 (IANS) Six-time champion MC Mary Kom on Saturday settled for the bronze in the ongoing Women's World Boxing Championships after losing her semi-final bout of the 51-kg flyweight category to second-seed Busenaz Cakiroglu of Turkey in a split 1:4 verdict.
2019-10-12
Category: International, Russian Federation,Sports,Other Sports
Afghanistan shuts down Consulate in Peshawar
Peshawar/Kabul, Oct 12 (IANS) The Afghan Consulate in Peshawar has been shut down after repeated attacks on a market in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa capital city and also taking down of the Afghan national flag, it was reported on Saturday.
2019-10-12
Category: International, Pakistan,Politics
WhatsApp now back on Google Play Store
San Francisco, Oct 12 (IANS) Facebook-owned WhatsApp on Saturday confirmed that the app was now back on the Google App store after its sudden disappearance.
2019-10-12
Category: International, Costa Rica,Technology