Zimbabwe poised to swear in new president, Mnangagwa


Zimbabwe’s recently fired vice president is set to return today to be sworn in as the country’s new leader. The transfer of power to Emmerson Mnangagwa comes after Robert Mugabe announced his resignation in the middle of impeachment proceedings again him. Zimbabweans erupted in response, cheering and dancing in the streets. Now the focus More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, November 18th, 2017

India’s Manushi Chhillar crowned Miss World 2017

Ends India’s 17 year old wait at Miss World India’s Manushi Chhillar won the coveted Miss World 2017 pageant here, 16 years after Priyanka Chopra won the title in 2000. Chhillar competed against 108 contestants More...

By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, November 18th, 2017

India, China hold 1st border consultation mechanism meet after Dokalam standoff

India and China today held their first meeting on the border consultation and coordination mechanism in Beijing after the Dokalam standoff and reviewed the situation in all the sectors of their border and exchanged More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, November 17th, 2017

Indo-Bangladesh Exercise ‘SAMPRITI 2017’ comes to an end

Closing ceremony for the seventh Indo-Bangladesh joint exercise SAMPRITI was held at Counter Insurgency and Jungle Warfare School, Vairengte in Mizoram today. Exercise SAMPRITI is an important bilateral defence More...

By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

More than 61% vote Australians vote in favor of same sex marriages

Australians voted decisively in favour of allowing same-sex couples to marry, sparking joyous celebrations Wednesday across the country even though the change must still be enshrined in law. Thousands of marriage More...

By newsuttarakhand On Monday, November 13th, 2017

Military Honours to Two WW-I Indian Soldiers of 39th Royal Garhwal Rifles at France

Mortal remains of two Indian soldiers of 39 Garhwal Rifles were laid to rest at Military Cemetery at Laventie, France. A delegation comprising of Commandant and Subedar Major of the Garhwal Rifles Regimental Centre, More...

By newsuttarakhand On Monday, November 13th, 2017

US, India relations can rise beyond bilateral ties: Modi to Trump

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today told US President Donald Trump that both countries can rise beyond bilateral ties and work jointly for the future of Asia, reflecting their growing convergence on strategic issues More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, November 10th, 2017

German nurse found guilty of killing over 100 people out of ‘boredom’

A German nurse who used lethal drugs on patients out of “boredom” is responsible for the deaths of 106 people, investigators said Thursday, noting the toll could rise further as more bodies are studied. Niels More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Trump promises to ‘figure it out’ with S Korean counterpart

US President Donald Trump arrived in Seoul today vowing to “figure it all out” with his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-In, despite the two allies’ differences on how to deal with the nuclear-armed More...

By newsuttarakhand On Monday, November 6th, 2017

Donald Trump begins 12 day Asia tour

US President Donald Trump began a visit to Asia on Sunday, landing in Japan to underscore US commitment to a region that his administration is increasingly referring to as the “Indo-Pacific”—something China More...