Taiwan pro-democracy activist, Lee Ming-che arrested by China’s Govt

China’s government said today it has detained a Taiwanese pro-democracy activist and is investigating him on suspicion of “pursuing activities harmful to national security.” Spokesman for the Taiwan Affairs Office Ma Xiaoguang said Lee Ming-che, 42, was in good health, but gave no information about where he was being held or other terms of his More...

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By Kuldeep Chhetri On Tuesday, March 28th, 2017
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United Nations switched off the lights at headquarters in 10th annual ‘Earth Hour’

In observance of the 10th annual ‘Earth Hour,’ the United Nations on Saturday evening switched off the lights at its headquarters complex in New York and its The global event was meant to put the spotlight on More...

By Kuldeep Chhetri On Monday, March 27th, 2017
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Angela Merkel’s conservative party wins election in Germany’s western state

Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative party easily won an election in Germany’s western Saarland state on Sunday, an unexpectedly strong performance as Merkel prepares to seek a fourth term in a national vote More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, March 25th, 2017
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Cities and monuments switch off for Earth Hour

Sydney’s Opera House and Harbour Bridge plunged into darkness today to mark Earth Hour, as global landmarks began dimming their lights to draw attention to climate change. Millions of people from some 170 More...

By Kuldeep Chhetri On Saturday, March 25th, 2017
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Tillerson will meet with NATO members next week in Brussels

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will meet with NATO members next week in Brussels, officials said Friday, as alliance diplomats worked to nail down the date. “We are currently planning to hold the meeting More...

By Kuldeep Chhetri On Friday, March 24th, 2017
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U.S-Israel talks conclude unable to agree on a settlement policy

The White House expressed its “concerns” with settlement construction after talks with senior Israeli officials in Washington ended Thursday night with a joint statement showing the two governments unable to More...

By Kuldeep Chhetri On Thursday, March 23rd, 2017
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Terror attack on Parliament of United Kingdom

Terror returned to the streets of London on Wednesday when an assailant armed with two long knives drove his car through a crowd of people on Westminster Bridge before stabbing a police officer to death on the grounds More...

By Kuldeep Chhetri On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
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Foreign ministers from 68 countries meet in Washington to agree on the next steps to defeat ISIS

Foreign ministers from 68 countries meet in Washington on Wednesday to agree on the next steps to defeat Islamic State, the first such gathering of the U.S-led military coalition since the election of President More...

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By Kuldeep Chhetri On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
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US govt temporarily ban electronic device in flights of 8 countries including Saudi Arabia

The US government is temporarily barring passengers on certain flights originating in eight other countries from bringing laptops, iPads, cameras and most other electronics in carry-on luggage starting Tuesday. The More...

By Kuldeep Chhetri On Monday, March 20th, 2017
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South Korea cautious after North Korea’s latest rocket-engine test

North Korea’s latest rocket-engine test showed “meaningful” progress, South Korea said on Monday, while an analyst said it was a dangerous step towards the North’s goal of developing a rocket More...