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Dec 11, 2017
Guwahati-Naharagun train hits herd of seven elephants in Assam; five tuskers killedFive elephants, including a pregnant one, were killed in the early hours on Sunday after a train hit a herd of seven tuskers at a tea garden in Sonitpur district
Dec 03, 2017
In unique rescue operation, Coast Guard rescues endangered Olive Ridley turtle near Andaman and Nicobar islandsThe Indian Coast Guard carried out a unique rescue operation on Sunday, freeing a trapped Olive Ridley turtle near the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
Nov 30, 2017
Former defence minister AK Antony suffers minor brain haemorrhage, will undergo surgery in New DelhiFormer defence minister AK Antony will undergo surgery at the Ram Manohar Lohia (RML) hospital in New Delhi following a brain haemorrhage.
Nov 27, 2017
Germany on road to political stability as coalition talks between Conservatives, SPD gain momentumMomentum in Germany is building for a new ‘grand coalition’ between Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative bloc and the Social Democrats (SPD).
Nov 20, 2017
IUCN report raises red flag over threat to biodiversity in Western Ghats, says it can affect monsoonBiodiversity in the Western Ghats is facing a threat from forest loss, encroachment and conversion, the International Union for Conservation of Nature said in its report
Nov 14, 2017
CPM promises action against Thomas Chandy in corruption case, says 'no compromise on lawbreakers'Amidst mounting pressure for the resignation of Transport Minister Thomas Chandy, the ruling CPM on Tuesday made it clear that the party would not make any compromise in dealing with those who violate the law.
Nov 09, 2017
UK minister Priti Patel resigns: Conservatives' first woman MP is a Eurosceptic, supports death penaltyTroubles for the Theresa May government in the United Kingdom escalated on Thursday as UK international development secretary Priti Patel resigned.
Nov 08, 2017
Priti Patel's future as UK minister hangs in balance over 'secret' meetings with Israeli officialsBritain's senior-most Indian-origin minister, Priti Patel, is facing a very serious prospect of losing her Cabinet post after it emerged that she had two further meetings with Israeli officials that were not disclosed through the proper procedure.
Nov 05, 2017
Harassment reports rock UK Parliament as scandal spreads among Theresa May's CabinetThe scandal surrounding Britain's political class has deepened with more allegations of sexual harassment, abuse of power and other misdeeds.
Nov 02, 2017
UK defence secretary Michael Fallon quits over sexual harassment claimsWhile May is expected to appoint a new defence secretary without the need for a very wide reshuffle, the position of another of her senior ministers, First Secretary of State Damian Green, remains precarious after disclosures by an academic and Conservative party activist Kate Maltby.