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David Coleman Headley deposes before Mumbai court for third day

David Coleman Headley deposes before Mumbai court for third day

MUMBAI: Pakistani-American terrorist David Coleman Headley continued his deposition for the third consecutive day before…

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Pink Floyd frontman weighs into ‘Palestinian Roots’ controversy at York University

Pink Floyd frontman weighs into ‘Palestinian Roots’ controversy at York University

Pink Floyd frontman Roger Waters has taken sides in a controversy at York University in Toronto, where businessman Paul Bronfman has demanded…

Dennis Oland to be sentenced in father’s death

Dennis Oland to be sentenced in father’s death

SAINT JOHN, N.B. – Dennis Oland will be back in a Saint John, N.B., courtroom as lawyers make arguments for…

Trudeau slips in PM tracking for first time since election: Nanos

Trudeau slips in PM tracking for first time since election: Nanos

Although his popularity remains high, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s numbers have slipped in the latest preferred PM tracking,…

Boy Scout Speaker’s aims to bring adult supervision to MPs

Boy Scout Speaker’s aims to bring adult supervision to MPs

He’s got politics in his DNA as a long-time Halifax Liberal MP whose father was a former Nova…

Tech

Twitter suspends 125,000 terrorism-related accounts

San Francisco: Twitter said on Friday it has suspended 125,000 accounts primarily related to the terrorist group…

Planets similar to earth have identical interiors

Washington D.C.: A new research has suggested that like earth other rocky planets also have…

Cosmic breakthrough: PM Modi lauds role of Indian scientists

New Delhi: As astronomers on Thursday announced that they had detected evidence of gravitational waves,…

Five things you need to know about gravitational waves!

New Delhi: Scientists on Thursday announced that they had detected evidence of gravitational waves. The…

Nasa spacecraft spots ‘floating’ hills on Pluto

WASHINGTON: Nasa’s New Horizons spacecraft has captured images of frozen nitrogen glaciers on Pluto carrying…

Indian IT giants TCS, Infosys and others may see growth slowing in 2016

MUMBAI: Indian IT services exports are likely to grow at a slower pace next fiscal…

Health

Lose fat, gain muscles with diet and exercise

New York: Canadian researchers have found new dietary regimen for losing fat while gaining muscle, an oft-debated…

Focus on quality, not quantity, of food to stay slim

New York: Have you come across a few people who never seem to worry about weight…

Business

Unpaid and angry, some Chinese workers ditch holidays to protest

QIAN’AN/DONGGUAN (China): This year, labourer Fan Fu and 20 or so colleagues working on the Zixia…

China forex reserves fall $100bn in Jan to $3.2 trillion

Beijing: China’s foreign exchange reserves have fallen to their lowest level in more than three years,…

Editorial

Confucian Constitution or convenient confusion?

China’s intellectuals and their sympathisers have begun to peddle a bold new argument. They have started…

How to turn the tide

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh recently took over the finance port-folio. One of his first announcements was…

World
More rescued two days after Taiwan earthquake; toll could exceed 100

More rescued two days after Taiwan earthquake; toll could exceed 100

TAINAN (Taiwan): Rescuers pulled out alive an eight-year-old girl and her aunt from the rubble of…

Hong Kong police fire warning shots in street clash

Hong Kong police fire warning shots in street clash

HONG KONG: Baton-wielding Hong Kong police fired warning shots and pepper spray early on after a…