India-Singapore joint naval exercise concludes

By Gurdip SinghSingapore, May 25 The week-long mega maritime exercise between the Indian Navy and the Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN) has come to a close.The Singapore India Maritime Bilateral...

May 25, 2017 7:34 AM | Newsscroll

Seventh person arrested in Manchester Arena attack

London [UK], May 25 : A man in Nuneaton, Warwickshire has been arrested by the British Police in connection with the Manchester Arena terror attack in which 22 people were killed and several...

May 25, 2017 6:07 AM | Newsscroll

Former Trump campaign chairman provides Russia-related documents to intel panels

Washington D.C. [USA], May 25 : United States President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, has submitted documents consisting of 205 pages to the House and Senate...

May 25, 2017 6:07 AM | Newsscroll

Agassi `positive for Djokovic and good for tennis', believes Murray

Johannesburg [South Africa], May 25 : World No. 1 Andy Murray has been surprised by Novak Djokovic's decision to appoint Andre Agassi as coach for the upcoming French Open, but believes it's...

May 25, 2017 6:07 AM | Newsscroll

UK Govt. 'furious' over Manchester Arena attack 'evidence' photos leak

London [UK], May 25 : The UK Government has expressed its anger after a U.S. newspaper published photos apparently showing the scene of the Manchester Arena attack that left 22 dead and...

May 25, 2017 6:07 AM | Newsscroll

Ten die in police operation at Brazil farm

Sao Paulo, May 25 Nine men and a woman were killed during a police operation in northeastern Brazil that activists say was linked to a long-running conflict over land rights in the country.Police...

May 25, 2017 5:52 AM | Newsscroll

Public Prosecutor Luisa Ortega yesterday said a 20-year- old protester had been killed by a tear gas canister fired by state security forces, giving a version of events that contradicted others in the

administration who have strenuously denied state forces were involved.Those officials said the protester was killed either by fellow demonstrators or criminals trying to make the government look...

May 25, 2017 5:27 AM | Newsscroll

Warrant issued for Bikram founder beset by legal woes

Los Angeles, May 25 A California judge has issued an arrest warrant for the founder of Bikram yoga, who's been ordered to hand over proceeds from his global fitness business to satisfy a USD 6.8...

May 25, 2017 5:00 AM | Newsscroll

Irfan Pathan backs India to defend Champions Trophy title

Karachi [Pakistan], May 25 : Indian all-rounder Irfan Pathan has backed the Virat Kohli-led side to successfully defend the Champions Trophy beginning June 1 in England and Wales. India...

May 25, 2017 4:44 AM | Newsscroll

Police arrests sixth person in Manchester Arena attack

London [UK], May 25 : A woman has been arrested by the British Police in connection with the Manchester Arena terror attack that left 22 people dead and several others injured. The...

May 25, 2017 4:44 AM | Newsscroll

Saharanpur smoldering in fire of casteism lit by BJP: Cong

New Delhi [India], May 25 : Following the worrisome Saharanpur clashes, the Congress Party on Thursday said the city was smoldering in the fire of casteism lit by the Bharatiya Janata Party...

May 25, 2017 4:44 AM | Newsscroll

Pogba, Mkhitaryan lead Man Utd to emotional Europa League triumph

Stockholm [Sweden], May 25 : Manchester United on Wednesday evening defeated Ajax 2-0 in Stockholm courtesy goals from Paul Pogba and Henrikh Mkhitaryan to win the Europa League, thus...

May 25, 2017 4:44 AM | Newsscroll

House approves bill seeking to upend EPA pesticide rule

Washington, May 25 The House has passed a Republican-backed measure reversing an Environmental Protection Agency requirement that those spraying pesticides on or near rivers and lakes file for a...

May 25, 2017 4:43 AM | Newsscroll

Biden tells grads to take up 'dirty business of politics'

Cambridge (US), May 25 Former Vice President Joe Biden told Harvard University's seniors that it's their turn to take up the "dirty business of politics" and tackle the world's problems.In a speech...

May 25, 2017 4:34 AM | Newsscroll

UN: Proposed US funding cuts would make UN's work impossible

United Nations, May 25 President Donald Trump's huge proposed cuts in US funding for the United Nations would make it "simply impossible" for the world organisation to carry out essential work to...

May 25, 2017 4:24 AM | Newsscroll