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  • Mexico: 5 people died in small plane crash in western state of Michoacan

    In Mexico, at least five people have died in a small plane crash in the western state of Michoacan. The Michoacan state prosecutor’s office said it was investigating the crash in the community of Las Juntas in the township of Madero. It said the five dead was a preliminary figure. Officials did not provide the […]

    Pakistan: Nawaz Sharif’s daughter Maryam Nawaz admitted to hospital

    In Pakistan, Maryam Nawaz, the daughter of jailed former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, has been admitted to the same hospital where her father is undergoing treatment for low platelet count. The Express Tribune reported that the health condition of 69-year-old Sharif, who was admitted to the Services Hospital in Lahore on Monday from the Kot […]

    London police arrest driver of the truck carrying 39 bodies from Bulgaria

    British police have begun the process of trying to identify 39 bodies found in a refrigerated lorry trailer in Essex. The trailer arrived in Purfleet on the River Thames from Zeebrugge, Belgium, last night. The lorry driver, from Portadown, County Armagh, Northern Ireland, is being questioned by police. Deputy Chief Constable of Essex Police Pippa […]

    Boris Johnson denied opportunity to hold 2nd vote on Brexit deal in House of Commons

    British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been denied the opportunity to hold a second vote on his Brexit deal in the House of Commons after the Speaker, John Bercow ruled that it would be repetitive and disorderly. House of Commons’ Speaker, John Bercow said a motion on the Brexit deal had already been brought before […]

    Polling for General Elections underway in Canada

    Polling for the General Elections is underway in Canada which began around 3.30 pm today as per the Indian Standard Time. The pre-poll surveys are predicting a minority government as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Party risks losing its majority or even being toppled from office. The poll is largely seen as a referendum on […]

    WikiLeaks founder Assange’s next hearing for extradition to US on Nov 18th

    In the United Kingdom, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s next court hearing for his extradition to the United States will be held on 18th of November, the Westminster Magistrates’ Court in London ruled today. According to the court ruling, Assange will be able to take part in the hearing through a video call from Belmarsh prison, […]

    India to sign Agreement on Kartarpur amid disappointment on Pak’s insistence on service-fee

    New Delhi today told Islamabad that it is ready to sign the Agreement on Kartarpur Sahib Corridor day after tomorrow but termed Pakistan’s continuous insistence on levying a service fee of USD 20 per pilgrim per visit to the Gurudwara Kartarpur Sahib as a matter of disappointment. An  External Affairs Ministry release said it has […]

    US forces withdraw from key base in northern Syria

    US forces today withdrew from a key base in northern Syria, two days before the end of a US-brokered truce to stem a Turkish attack on Kurdish forces in the region. The Syrian Observatory for the Human Rights said that more than 70 US armoured vehicles escorted by helicopters drove past the town of Tal […]

    Two-day long manoeuvres by Sudarshan Chakra Vahini of Indian Army begins at Jaisalmer

    Two-day long manoeuvres by Sudarshan Chakra Vahini of Indian Army started today at Jaisalmer field firing range in Rajasthan. In this war exercise, the army is going to exhibit its strength regarding Agni Missile and artillery. Artillery, Arms and mechanized forces, Army air defence and helicopters of army aviation are participating in this exercise to […]

    35 people killed in bus accident in Saudi Arabia, MEA asks Mission in Jeddah to ascertain details of Indian victims

    In Saudi Arabia, 35 people were killed and four injured in a bus accident in Medina province yesterday. A provincial police spokesman said the victims include people of Asian and Arab nationalities. The accident happened after a bus carrying pilgrims collided with another vehicle. The injured have been admitted to Al-Hmanah general hospital in Medina. […]