Moderate earthquake strikes near Mount Everest in Nepal, no casualties reported
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Moderate earthquake strikes near Mount Everest in Nepal, no casualties reported

A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter Scale shook Nepal in the early hours today. According to the National Centre for Seismology, a unit of Ministry of Earth Sciences, the quake occurred at 5.05 am at a depth of 10 km. Tremors were felt in the eastern districts of Nepal as well as in the …

Terror outfit ISIS is not a challenge: Rajnath Singh
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Terror outfit ISIS is not a challenge: Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday said he does not look terror outfit at terror outfit ISIS as a challenge, as he believes that Muslims in India love their country. “I’m sure the threat of radicalisation by ISIS won’t be an issue in our nation because people who follow Islam in India, love the country,” …

Oil India Limited Recruitment for Engineers
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Oil India Limited Recruitment for Engineers

Oil India Limited has invited applications for a walk-in interview for the recruitment of graduate Engineers on contract basis. The candidates possessing a graduation degree in Engineering are eligible for the post and can walk in for the interview on December 13, 2016, at 8:30 am. Name of the post: Graduate …

Tributes paid to martyrs on 26/11 Mumbai attack anniversary
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Tributes paid to martyrs on 26/11 Mumbai attack anniversary

India is remembering the victims of 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks on its eighth anniversary on Saturday, as various events are being held across the nation, especially Mumbai, to pay tribute to those who lost their lives in the horrific attack. On November 26, 2008, 10 Pakistani terrorists reached Mumbai by sea …

Australia says Islamic State recruiter arrested in Turkey
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Australia says Islamic State recruiter arrested in Turkey

Australia’s most wanted terrorist, Neil Prakash, has been arrested in Turkey, according to senior officials from both countries. A man believed to be Neil Prakash, who was linked to several Australia-based attack plans, has been detained in Turkey and was being interrogated by Turkish authorities, a …

IRF banned to divert attention from demonetisation:Zakir Naik in an open letter
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IRF banned to divert attention from demonetisation:Zakir Naik in an open letter

Controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik, whose NGO Islamic Research Foundation (IRF) was banned by the Narendra Modi -government for five years, has alleged that the ban was timed to the demonetisation announcement to divert media attention.  In an open letter, Naik alleges that Modi-government had decided to …

Demonetisation: Unaccounted deposits in old notes to attract 50% tax, 4-year lock-in period
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Demonetisation: Unaccounted deposits in old notes to attract 50% tax, 4-year lock-in period

Unaccounted deposits made in old currencies up to December 30 will attract a 50 per cent tax and a lock-in about four years if it is declared to the Income Tax Department, sources in the government said on Friday, as the central government continues to plug holes 20 days after it announced that high-value currency …

Rooney leads Manchester United to 4-0 win with record-breaking goal
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Rooney leads Manchester United to 4-0 win with record-breaking goal

Wayne Rooney became Manchester United’s record European goalscorer in his side’s impressive 4-0 Europa League win over Feyenoord at Old Trafford. Rooney’s goal in the 4-0 Europa League win over Feyenoord on Thursday night was in the 39th in continental competitions for United, a tally that saw …

Death toll in China power plant accident rises to 74
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Death toll in China power plant accident rises to 74

Seventy-four people have been confirmed dead and another two injured as a platform of a power plant’s cooling tower under construction collapsed in east China’s Jiangxi Province, state-media reported on Friday. Till late last night 68 victims have been identified. Most of them were born after 1980, …

7.0-magnitude earthquake rattles Central America, no reports of damage
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7.0-magnitude earthquake rattles Central America, no reports of damage

An earthquake hit El Salvador and Nicaragua just an hour after hurricane Otto made landfall along Nicaragua’s eastern coast. According to AFP, the US Geological Survey said the epicenter of the earthquake, which measured 7.0 on the Richter Scale, was at a depth of 20 miles beneath the Pacific Ocean. There were no …