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 2018-08-14 18:01 

Ecns.cn

China's U-20 Women's World Cup run ends in tears...

It started so encouragingly for China, but in the end the country's Under-20 Women's World Cup campaign in France ended in tears of agony....

 2018-08-14 18:00 

The Nation

[ Thailand ]

Doors open for privately-run youth detention centres...

The Department of Juvenile Observation and Protection is amending its regulations to allow privately-run correctional facilities for delinquents....

 2018-08-14 17:59 

Ecns.cn

New e-commerce zones to help boost trade...

More cities to take part in pilot program, especially in border areas, in a move experts say will increase foreign business...

 2018-08-14 17:58 

The Hindu

Powar is women's coach...

Former India spinner Ramesh Powar was on Tuesday named head coach of the women's national team till the ICC World T20, scheduled to be held in November.Powar's term will include a tour to Sri Lanka, a...

 2018-08-14 17:56 

The Hindu

Lanka pips South Africa...

Sri Lanka defeated South Africa by three wickets in the one-off T20I here on Tuesday. Lakshan Sandakan led an inspired spin attack (three for 19) to help skittle out South Africa for its lowest-ever T...

 2018-08-14 17:56 

Ecns.cn

Ark Peace arrives in Tonga for goodwill visit, to provide medical service...

The Chinese naval hospital ship Ark Peace arrived in the Tongan capital of Nukualofa on Monday for an eight-day goodwill visit and humanitarian medical service....

 2018-08-14 17:54 

The Hindu

Bumrah available for third Test...

Jasprit Bumrah is fit and available for selection for the third Test against England, which begins in Nottingham on Saturday. The Gujarat pacer, who suffered a thumb injury during India's first T20 ag...

 2018-08-14 17:53 

Press Trust of India

Its wrong to link BJP and Alagiri: Party leader...

Coimbatore, Aug 14 (PTI) BJP in Tamil Nadu today said itwas wrong to draw any link between the party and former chiefminister M Karunanidhi's son M K Alagiri, whose remarks haveindicated a possible succession war in the DMK. State unit General Secreta...

 2018-08-14 17:53 

New Indian Express

[ Nation ]

Falling Indian rupee has given PM 'vote of no confidence': Rahul Gandhi attacks Modi with old video...
 2018-08-14 17:52 

Hindustan Times

Postmaster in Odisha sacked for not delivering more than 6,000 letters for over a decade...

A villager said, among the letters, he found old admit cards for examinations conducted by the Staff Selection Commission and the Union Public Service Commission several years ago....

 2018-08-14 17:51 

Hindustan Times

Ex-kabaddi player from Faridkot shot dead in Philippines...

This is second such incident within a week and fifth this year involving Punjabi financiers in Manila, capital city of the Pacific archipelago....

 2018-08-14 17:50 

The Tribune

[ India ]

When Modi suggested Gandhi sport a broom at Madame Tussauds...

New Delhi, August 14 Prime Minister Narendra Modi had suggested that Mahatma Gandhi's wax figure at the Madame Tussauds here should show the Father of the Nation cleaning his surroundings with a broom. "It'll serve to inspire the 1.25 billion ...

 2018-08-14 17:50 

Ecns.cn

Guitar sector innovation strikes a chord in Guizhou...

Guitars have become big business in Zheng'an, a small county in Guizhou province in Southwest China, where locals are not only manufacturing and exporting the instruments globally, but also cultivating related talent....

 2018-08-14 17:50 

Ecns.cn

Slandering Xinjiang as 'no rights zone' against fact, Chinese official told UN panel...

There is no arbitrary detention in China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, and the view that Xinjiang is a "no rights zone" is completely against the fact, a Chinese official on Monday told the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of ...

 2018-08-14 17:50 

Bahrain News Agency

hot, dusty on Wednesday...
 2018-08-14 17:49 

Bahrain News Agency

Renewable energy plans discussed...
 2018-08-14 17:49 

The Hindu

Challenger Trophy: Deepti does it for India Red...

Deepti Sharma's all-round effort (two for 15 and 45 not out) secured India Red a win over India Blue in a rain-curtailed women's senior Challenger Trophy match at the Alur ground, near here, on Tuesda...

 2018-08-14 17:48 

Bahrain News Agency

Saudi King meets Egyptian president...
 2018-08-14 17:48 

Press Trust of India

Security forces destroy Maoist training camp...

Bhubaneswar, Aug 14 (PTI) Security forces havedestroyed a Maoist training camp in Odisha's Nuapada district,police said today.The security forces launched a combing operation underPatdhara Reserve Forest area yesterday after receiving atip-off about t...

 2018-08-14 17:48 

Press Trust of India

We'll know how good we are at Asiad: Nieva...

New Delhi, Aug 14 (PTI) Indian boxers will know their global standing from their Asian Games show, High Performance Director Santiago Nieva said today and reckoned the draw could play a crucial role in how well the pugilists perform in Jakarta. Seven men ...

 2018-08-14 17:47 

Ecns.cn

Broken egg can still be hatched: Demo video goes viral in China...

A video showing a "shell-less egg hatching" went viral in China on Monday, surprising those who didn't think it was possible....

 2018-08-14 17:44 

Hindustan Times

MLAs unhappy, Sidhu warns to blacklist firms laying sewerage...

Sidhu set the deadline of one month for works saying he would not only blacklist companies but also file criminal cases against those wasting hard-earned public money....

 2018-08-14 17:44 

Ecns.cn

Yunnan WWII battle site boosts cross-Strait exchange...

The site of the Battle of Mount Song during World War II in Yunnan Province has become a place well-remembered by people on both sides of the Taiwan Strait....

 2018-08-14 17:43 

The Hindu

Teams arrive for Quadrangular...

Greg Chappell accompanies Australia-A; Star Sports to telecast live one match each day...

 2018-08-14 17:41 

i24 News

Yemen says waiting for peace talks invite, expectations low...
 2018-08-14 17:41 

Ecns.cn

Hundreds hurt in boardwalk collapse at Spain music festival...

A police investigator inspects the seafront platform in Vigo on August 13, 2018 after a section of a wooden promenade suddenly collapsed with people watching a rap artist just before midnight on Sunday....

 2018-08-14 17:41 

The Hindu

Post-Ronaldo Real Madrid gets it first test...

Takes on crosstown rival Atletico Madrid in the UEFA Super Cup...

 2018-08-14 17:41 

Hindustan Times

Extradition among options India trying to get back Mehul Choksi...

Another option would be initiating the legal process to prove that Mehul Choksi acquired Antigua citizenship to escape Indian law....

 2018-08-14 17:40 

Ecns.cn

WHO: China needs to curb its sodium intake...

In most countries, individual daily salt consumption exceeds national and World Health Organization (WHO) guidelines, but only diets with the highest sodium - such as those in China - are clearly linked to health risks....

 2018-08-14 17:40 

The Hindu

WPI inflation slows to 5.09% in July...

Inflation at the wholesale level slowed to 5.09% in July largely due to a cooling down of food price inflation, according to official data released on Tuesday.The Wholesale Price Index (WPI) based inf...

 2018-08-14 17:39 

The Hindu

Challenger tennis: Sidharth advances...

Qualifier Sidharth Rawat defeated Korean wildcard Kim Cheong-Eui 7-5, 6-7(5), 6-2 in the first round of the $50,000 Challenger tennis tournament on Tuesday.Sidharth will take on sixth-seeded Maverick...

 2018-08-14 17:39 

Ecns.cn

China condemns fabricated reports on Xinjiang...

China condemns the fabricated reports on China's policy for fighting terrorist activities in the country's northwestern Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu Kang said on Tuesday....

 2018-08-14 17:38 

Hindustan Times

Government submits standard guidelines to settle NRC objections...

An affidavit by the Centre in the Supreme Court says people who have been left out can reassert their claims to be included in the NRC and file applications starting August 30 till October 28....

 2018-08-14 17:37 

The Hindu

Rubber futures to trade on MCX...

Trading to start Aug. 16; to help 'price discovery, hedging'...

 2018-08-14 17:37 

Saudi Press Agency

HRH Crown Prince Congratulates Newly-Appointed Pakistani PM...
 2018-08-14 17:37 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

How to hack a voting machine in less than two minutes...

Rachel Tobac reports from DefCon hacking conference how easy it is to break through voting machines in 18 states used in Senate elections....

 2018-08-14 17:36 

The Hindu

'Weak rupee good for textiles and clothing'...

But, high volatility to hit exports: AEPC...

 2018-08-14 17:36 

Ecns.cn

Fitness is a new status symbol in China...

China's young and wealthy appear to be shifting their attention away from buying expensive goods and spending more to stay in shape....

 2018-08-14 17:36 

The Hindu

Ola, Munjal invest in scooter start-up Vogo...

Access to vehicle's key based on OTP...

 2018-08-14 17:35 

The Hindu

'Falling rupee positive for growth of inbound tourism'...

Will however be a 'negative' for outbound tourists: industry...

 2018-08-14 17:34 

Hindustan Times

Qatar World Cup worker dies at 2022 stadium...

Qatar says a Nepali worker has died while helping to build a stadium for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in the Arab nation....

 2018-08-14 17:33 

The Hindu

Grasim profit rises 25% on higher volume, realisation...

Posts 1,116 crore net; plans 1,112 cr. capex on caustic soda, specialty chemicals...

 2018-08-14 17:33 

Hindustan Times

Randhawa seeks live telecast of House debate on report...

Randhawa said the Congress won the state elections promising to bring culprits of the Bargari sacrilege to justice....

 2018-08-14 17:33 

Philippine Star

Highway bridge collapse in Italy kills at least 20...

A bridge on a main highway linking Italy with France collapsed yesterday in the Italian port city of Genoa during a sudden, violent storm, sending vehicles plunging 45 meters (nearly 150 feet) into a heap of rubble. Italian officials said at least 20 peop...

 2018-08-14 17:32 

Hindustan Times

Pranab Mukherjee releases LM Singhvi's book, hails him as a true renaissance man...

The book contains more than 25 articles by LM Singhvi on subjects ranging from the interfaith movement and constitutionalism to literary works and experiences as a diplomat and in Parliament....

 2018-08-14 17:32 

The Hindu

OFC and hoarding details on BBMP website...

As part of its drive, the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) will soon put up details of optic fibre cables (OFCs) and unauthorised hoardings on its website. The information will include names...

 2018-08-14 17:32 

The Hindu

Centre proposes new bidding model for greenfield airports...

Moots fixed fee per passenger as 'most transparent method'...

 2018-08-14 17:31 

Jakarta Post

School boy, 14, runs for Vermont governor...

Most 14-year-old American schoolboys might be fixated on baseball, chasing girls and dodging their homework. Not Ethan Sonneborn. He's running for governor in Vermont....

 2018-08-14 17:30 

Hindustan Times

Rupee fall triggers Opposition attack on Modi government, BJPstays silent...

The BJP did not respond to the charge. But the government claimed the rupee fall was a temporary phenomenon and had been caused by external factors....

 2018-08-14 17:30 

Al Arabiya

Saudi Crown Prince congratulates Pakistan PM Imran Khan on victory in phone call...

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman spoke to Pakistanrsquo;s incumbent Prime Minister Imran Khan over the phone on Tuesday, and congratulated him...

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