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  • Australia warns terror attacks ‘imminent’ in Manila

    Australia Wednesday warned that terror attacks may be imminent in the Philippine capital Manila, saying it had received credible evidence that violence was brewing. Canberra issued an updated travel bulletin calling for Australian travellers to be extremely cautious but did not raise its warning level for the country and gave no indication of who could […]

    Obama calls Yemen’s Prez, urges more air cargo security

    President Barack Obama spoke with Yemen’s President Ali Abdullah Saleh, emphasizing the need to strengthen air cargo security after a global parcel bomb alert, the White House said. Obama and Saleh discussed joint US-Yemeni cooperation in the fight against Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), the offshoot of Osama bin Laden’s terror network blamed for […]

    Earthquake rattles Serbia

    A moderate earthquake measuring 5.6 on the Richter scale struck Serbia early Wednesday, seismologists said, but there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. The quake hit at (0056 GMT) with its epicentre at 10 kilometres north of the central city of Kraljevo, the Serbian seismological institute said. It was felt across the country, including the […]

    Polls open in US Democrats; Obama fear defeat

    US President and his Democratic party feared a rout in the House of Representatives as Americans frustrated with continued job loss and economic woes came out to vote in the mid-term polls seen as a referendum on the policies of Barack Obama. All the 435 seats in the House of Representatives are up for grab, […]

    AICC accuses RSS of involvement in terror acts

    The AICC has accused the RSS and its sister organisation of being involved in terrorism and held that Allahabad High Court verdict does not condone the demolition of Babri Masjid. At a day-long session of the AICC, which comes after the election of Sonia Gandhi as Congress President, leaders, including Gandhi, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh […]

    States equally responsible for curbing price rise: Sonia

    With the central government coming under persistent attack over inflation, Congress President Sonia Gandhi  made it clear that states could not escape the blame as they have equal responsibility in controlling price hike. She said the galloping stock market and rising investments do not convey the real problems that common people face in day-to-day lives […]

    Gilani rejects PML-N’s calls for mid-term polls in Pak

    Pakistan Premier Yousuf Raza Gilani on Tuesday dismissed calls by the main opposition PML-N party for mid-term polls even as he ruled out the possibility of the country’s powerful army seizing power by imposing martial law. Gilani accused those desiring the removal of his government through mid-term elections or the imposition of martial law of […]

    Rahul takes floor at AICC session, only poor can take country forward

    Asking party members to work for the weaker sections who can take the country forward, Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said it was only Congress which could unite the “two Hindustans”-one for the rich and the other for the poor. After getting a pat from the Congress top brass, Rahul Gandhi today took the floor at the AICC […]

    Interlocutors submit report to HM, hopeful of solution

    The interlocutors on Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday submitted their report to Home Minister P Chidambaram after their maiden visit to the state, with their leader Dileep Padgaonkar saying he is “hopeful” of a solution of the issue but did not have a “magic formula”. The three-member group today briefed Chidambaram about its visit to […]

    Give peace a chance, says Sonia to Kashmiris

    Observing that a “new situation” has emerged in Jammu and Kashmir, Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday described the recent unrest in the state as “painful” and appealed to all “disatisfied” sections to give peace a chance so that their future could be built. She said the government was keen on a “meaningful political dialogue” […]