Millions battle floods in east

Millions battle floods in east

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The flood situation in Bihar and Assam worsened as 36 people lost their lives while over 1 crore remain affected in the deluge that has battered rail and road networks, and forced lakhs out of their inundated homes into relief camps.

Bihar recorded 26 more deaths, taking the toll to 98. The deluge has affected

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Javaid Jehangir made auditor general

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ISLAMABAD: The federal government on Tuesday appointed Javaid Jehangir as auditor-general while ignoring serious financial allegations against him that remained un-investigated despite half a dozen letters written by the Establishment Division to the department to initiate disciplinary proceedings against him.

In exercise of powers conferred

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India-China Flag Meeting Inconclusive Amid Doklam Standoff

India-China Flag Meeting Inconclusive Amid Doklam Standoff

The Army officers from both the sides extensively discussed the Doklam standoff meeting at Nathu La mountain pass in Sikkim.

New Delhi: The flag meeting between Indian and Chinese Army officers on Friday over the ongoing Doklam standoff remained inconclusive.

The Army officers from both the sides extensively discussed the Doklam standoff meeting at

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Dortmund maintain Dembele suspension after missed training

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Dortmund maintain Dembele suspension after missed training

Borussia Dortmund on Sunday said Ousmane Dembele remained suspended "until further notice" for skipping training this week, as speculation continues to swirl over the wantaway forward's possible move to Barcelona.

"Borussia Dortmund have decided to maintain the player Ousmane Dembele's suspension from team training until further notice," the

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Kuwait arrests 12 over ties to Iran, Hezbollah

Kuwait arrests 12 over ties to Iran, Hezbollah

KUWAIT CITY: Kuwaiti authorities on Saturday arrested 12 convicted members of a “terrorist cell” with ties to Iran and Lebanon’s Shia movement Hezbollah after a weeks-long manhunt.

The interior ministry said the 12 had been captured in different areas across Kuwait. They had been on the run since their sentencing last month,

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Top 10 Cases That Baffled Scotland Yard

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Top 10 Cases That Baffled Scotland YardTop 10 Cases That Baffled Scotland Yard

Despite occasional setbacks, Scotland Yard is recognized as one of the world’s premiere crime-solving organizations. Although it’s the name of the London Metropolitan Police headquarters, “Scotland Yard” has become synonymous with the force itself. The Metropolitan Police serve the entire Greater London area, sometimes even

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EXCLUSIVE PHOTO: India’s Hasimara Air Base During The Doka La Standoff

EXCLUSIVE PHOTO: India’s Hasimara Air Base During The Doka La Standoff
EXCLUSIVE PHOTO: India’s Hasimara Air Base During The Doka La Standoff

Imagery acquired on 26JAN15 of Hasimara Airbase, West Bengal. (Digitalglobe)

Last week we looked at the Gonggar civil-military airfield, one of China’s closest to the Doka La standoff. Today, we look at India’s Hasimara, an airbase in West Bengal less than 50 miles southeast of the crisis. Commercial imagery acquired in July has shown up to eight I

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