Govt examining proposal for aeronautical search and rescue board
Jul 27, 2015 at 18:53 | Source:
New Delhi: The government is examining a proposal to set up a 'National Aeronautical Search and Rescue Board' though there is no timeline for it to become operational yet. Minister of State for Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma said in Lok Sabha today in ...
Iran's top diplomat begins tour of Arab neighbor states
Jul 27, 2015 at 07:32 | Source:
Kuwait:Iran's top diplomat began a three-nation regional tour on Sunday aimed at deepening ties with Arab neighbors following the conclusion of the Islamic Republic's historic nuclear deal with world powers.Saudi Arabia and other Sunni-ruled Arab sta...
Obama tells Kenyans he wants them to succeed, sees challenges| Reuters
Jul 26, 2015 at 16:45 | Source:
NAIROBI Barack Obama told Kenyans on Sunday on his first presidential trip to his father's homeland that there was "no limit to what you can achieve" but said they had to deepen democracy, tackle corruption and end exclusion based on gender...
Netherlands' worst July storm kills one, causes transport chaos| Reuters
Jul 25, 2015 at 23:30 | Source:
AMSTERDAM One person was killed as the most severe July storm ever recorded in the Netherlands swept across the country on Saturday, delaying flights and disrupting road and rail traffic.Dozens of flights were delayed at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport ...
Anna Hazare to meet former protege Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday in Delhi
Jul 25, 2015 at 20:51 | Source:
New Delhi/Mumbai:After sharing stage with Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal during his last visit to the National Capital, social activist Anna Hazare is likely to meet his former protege in Delhi on Sunday.Hazare will be attending an event where widows...
Obama in Kenya for first presidential trip to father's homeland| Reuters
Jul 25, 2015 at 00:46 | Source:
NAIROBI U.S. President Barack Obama flew into Kenya late on Friday for his first presidential visit to his father's homeland, aiming to boost trade and security ties.Obama's Air Force One plane landed in the evening in the Kenyan capital, where he wi...
Iraq deploys U.S.-trained troops to Ramadi fight for first time| Reuters
Jul 24, 2015 at 03:16 | Source:
BAGHDAD Iraq has for the first time deployed soldiers trained by the U.S.-led coalition in their campaign to retake the city of Ramadi from Islamic State militants, the U.S. military said on Thursday.The disclosure came during an unannounced visit by...