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82 killed as powerful quake jolts Indonesia

 At least 82 people have been killed after a powerful earthquake measuring 7 on the Richter scale jolted the Indonesian island of Lombok, officials said.

US calls for immediate release of Reuters reporters detained in Myanmar

SINGAPORE: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday called for the immediate release of two Reuters reporters detained in Myanmar for probing the persecution of the ethnic Rohingya Muslim minority in Rakhine state.

Navjot Singh Sidhu releases Gurleen Khaira's new book for occupational English test

The Local Government, Tourism and Cultural Affairs Minister, Punjab, Mr. Navjot Singh Sidhu released a book penned by the acclaimed soft skill trainer and career counsellor National Awardee Gurleen Khaira. The book titled Nurses’ Guide to the Updated 2.0 is designed to familiarise the candidates with the exam changes and fill the gap in training and knowledge.

Apple ships 3.5 mn Watches, adds India to its growth list

 Apple shipped 3.5 million Watches globally in the second quarter of 2018 -- 30 per cent more than in the same period last year -- and India was a surprise addition to the tech giant's list, a new report said on Friday.

India-first 'two-wheeler mode' in Google Maps expands to Asia

The "two-wheeler mode" in Google Maps that first arrived in India last December has been extended to Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam.

Vindicated once again: Nirbhaya's mother

fter the Supreme Court on Monday upheld the death sentence to four men in the Nirbhaya gang-rape case, the victim's mother Asha Devi said she had been vindicated once again and hoped the convicts would be executed soon.

SC reaffirms death sentence to four in Nirbhaya case

The Supreme Court on Monday reaffirmed its verdict upholding the death sentence to four convicts who gangraped and murdered Nirbhaya.

Punjab Tourism policy needs a new look with focus on Amritsar

Tourism is the biggest economy of the world. The mainstay of the economies of cities of New York, Paris, London, Saint Petersburg, Los Angeles, Geneva, San Francisco, Washington D.C. Cairo and Rome is tourism. Other economies like industrial economy and trade can boom and bust, depending on the situation prevailing in the world. Punjab is passing through a bad period of economy. The solutions are hard and financial belt tightening is essential.

Delhi gang rape: SC to deliver verdict on convicts' plea

The Supreme Court on Monday will pronounce its verdict on pleas filed by the three death row convicts in the 2012 Delhi gang rape case.

Rahul Gandhi's single-slab GST idea flawed: Jaitley

Union Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday attacked Congress President Rahul Gandhi's idea of a single slab GST for India, terming it flawed.

Kim Jong-un in China again

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is on a two-day visit to China from Tuesday, his third such trip to the country since March this

Overseas Indian sets up region's first Tech based Dairy Farm in Punjab

CHANDIGARH: Fifty -four year-old Deepak Gupta, was till recently based in  Singapore, heading the commodities business in Asia for Agri-Major Cargill. He left the stable & comfortable environment of an international career to follow his dream of setting up a technology enabled modern dairy farm  in Punjab, despite friends & colleagues advising him against taking the step.

Kim, Trump agree on 'complete denuclearization' of Korean Peninsula

SINGAPORE: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un agreed with US President Donald Trump to completely denuclearize the Korean Peninsula in exchange for security guarantees, according to an agreement signed between them here on Tuesday.

Trump arrives in Singapore for summit with Kim

SINGAPORE: US President Donald Trump arrived in Singapore on Sunday evening for a summit meeting with North Korea's top leader Kim Jong Un.

Kim Jong-un arrives in Singapore for summit with Trump

SINGAPORE: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un arrived in Singapore on Sunday, two days ahead of a historic summit with US President Donald Trump.

Singapore prepares for historic Trump-Kim meeting

Final preparations are underway in Singapore for the historic summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, as several hotels have placed impeccable flower arrangements in their lobbies and security checkpoints have started to be set up.

Punab CM wooes local investors, ensures ease of business

CHANDIGARH: Continuing his consultations and engagement with the local industry, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday promised steps to strengthen the state government’s support to local investors and existing industry to leverage Punjab’s intrinsic strengths.

Every disruption not destruction, says Modi

 Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that every disruption should not be seen as destruction as disruption can be linked to human talent and creativity.

India, Singapore to upgrade trade cooperation pact

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that India and Singapore will soon upgrade their Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement (CECA) following a bilateral summit with his Singaporean counterpart Lee Hsien Loong here.

Modi holds 'productive' meeting with new Malaysian PM

Visiting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a "productive exchange of views" during a meeting with his newly-elected Malaysian counterpart Mahathir Mohamad here on Thursday.


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