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  • newSpain, France arrest member of Basque group ETA near Paris
    MADRID (Reuters) - Spanish and French police arrested a long-sought leading member of the militant Basque separatist group ETA in a Paris suburb on Tuesday after a series of recent operations against the group.
    - 30 mins ago 6 Oct 15, 3:49pm -
  • newIslamic State claims suicide attacks on Yemeni government, Gulf troops
    ADEN, Yemen (Reuters) - Islamic State in Yemen on Tuesday claimed coordinated suicide bombings targeting the Yemeni government and the Arab military coalition in the southern city of Aden that killed 15 Arab and Yemeni troops.
    - 34 mins ago 6 Oct 15, 3:45pm -
  • newRussian jets hit Islamic State targets in Palmyra, Aleppo
    BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian state television and a monitoring group said on Tuesday that Russian jets hit Islamic State targets in the Syrian city of Palmyra and the northern province of Aleppo, in some of the heaviest Russian attacks on the hardline I…
    - 37 mins ago 6 Oct 15, 3:42pm -
  • newWest, Ukraine, hail rebel decision to postpone disputed elections
    KIEV (Reuters) - A decision by pro-Russian separatists to postpone local elections that Ukraine had said were illegitimate was welcomed on Tuesday by Kiev, the European Union and Moscow - the rebels' patron - as a sign of progress in the faltering pe…
    - 45 mins ago 6 Oct 15, 3:34pm -
  • newBosnian court jails four over recruitment of militants for Syria
    SARAJEVO (Reuters) - A Sarajevo court convicted four Bosnians on Tuesday of financing terrorist activities and recruiting people to fight for Islamic State in Syria, sentencing them to up to 3 1/2 years in prison.
    - 52 mins ago 6 Oct 15, 3:27pm -
  • newAfghan hospital 'mistakenly struck'; strike decision made within U.S. chain of command: general
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The deadly air strike that hit a hospital in the Afghan city of Kunduz was a mistake made within the U.S. chain of command, the American commander of international forces in Afghanistan said on Tuesday.
    - 1 hour ago 6 Oct 15, 3:18pm -
  • newAbbas says does not want escalation with Israel
    RAMALLAH, West Bank (Reuters) - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said on Tuesday he did not want a spike in deadly violence in East Jerusalem and the Israeli-occupied West Bank to spiral into armed confrontation with Israel.
    - 1 hour ago 6 Oct 15, 3:12pm -
  • newChurch should shun derogatory words on gays, Vatican synod told
    VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Catholics should stop using condescending language such as "pity" toward homosexuals and find ways to welcome them as sons and daughters of the Church, bishops have told a major gathering on the family.
    - 2 hours ago 6 Oct 15, 2:33pm -
  • newEU seeks Turkey help to block migrant flows, offers cash
    BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union wants more Turkish cooperation with Greece and other EU neighbors to stem migration flows and in return is ready to offer more funding for Syrian and Iraqi refugees in Turkey under an EU plan published on Tuesd…
    - 2 hours ago 6 Oct 15, 2:17pm -
  • newNATO rejects Russia explanation on Turkish air space
    BRUSSELS (Reuters) - NATO on Tuesday rejected Moscow's explanation that its warplanes violated the air space of alliance member Turkey at the weekend by mistake and said Russia was sending more ground troops to Syria and building up its naval presenc…
    - 2 hours ago 6 Oct 15, 2:14pm -

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  • newMurder arrests over PC road death
    Two men are arrested on suspicion of murder after a police officer was struck by a car and killed during a pursuit in Merseyside.
    - 6 mins ago 6 Oct 15, 4:13pm -
  • newMicrosoft launches Windows laptop
    In one of its biggest product launches, Microsoft has unveiled a range of devices including a laptop.
    - 10 mins ago 6 Oct 15, 4:09pm -
  • newMay pledges asylum rules reform
    Home Secretary Theresa May unveils a reform of the UK's asylum rules in an uncompromising speech to the Conservative conference.
    - 13 mins ago 6 Oct 15, 4:06pm -
  • newPistorius family angry over ruling
    The refusal to free South African Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius from prison on parole "flies in the face" of justice, his family says.
    - 15 mins ago 6 Oct 15, 4:04pm -
  • newMorgan: Schools must offer childcare
    Parents in England are to be given the right to request that schools provide childcare for the full working day during term-time and in the holidays, says Education Secretary Nicky Morgan.
    - 16 mins ago 6 Oct 15, 4:03pm -
  • newImmigration policy hasn't worked - PM
    PM David Cameron tells the BBC his policy on immigration "hasn't worked so far", but that the influx of people needs to be controlled to have a cohesive society.
    - 19 mins ago 6 Oct 15, 4:00pm -
  • newScooter gang jailed for jewellery raid
    A gang who stole watches worth more than £30,000 in a raid on a jewellers before making off on scooters, all filmed by passers-by, are jailed.
    - 23 mins ago 6 Oct 15, 3:56pm -
  • newAir pollution: invisible health threat
    How safe is the air that we breathe?
    - 27 mins ago 6 Oct 15, 3:52pm -
  • newMoeen impresses in England draw
    Off-spinner Moeen Ali takes three wickets as England draw their opening tour game against Pakistan A in Sharjah.
    - 27 mins ago 6 Oct 15, 3:52pm -
  • newAfghan hospital strike 'a mistake'
    The US commander of international forces in Afghanistan says an air strike on a hospital in the city of Kunduz that killed 22 people was a mistake.
    - 32 mins ago 6 Oct 15, 3:47pm -

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  • newOrdinary Zambians grapple with land grabbing
    Forced evictions of ordinary Zambians from their land have become rampant to pave way for development. Rights activists want to interven and protect local people from land grabbers.
    - 55 mins ago 6 Oct 15, 3:24pm -
  • newFollowing Air France humiliation, leaders rush to company's side
    French officials have condemned the violent protest that broke out at a company board meeting. While paying a visit to the headquarters, the prime minister had strong words for both the company and its detractors.
    - 1 hour ago 6 Oct 15, 2:54pm -
  • newIMF lowers global growth outlook
    Global growth this year will not be as high as initially predicted, the International Monetary Fund has warned. But IMF officials are confident the world economy could pick up as soon as 2016 despite some major risks.
    - 2 hours ago 6 Oct 15, 2:38pm -
  • newWhy India and Germany need each other
    Indian PM Modi did not give German Chancellor Merkel his usual hug. Nevertheless, a handshake was quite sufficient, as both leaders consider themselves strategic partners, reports Katja Keppner from New Delhi.
    - 2 hours ago 6 Oct 15, 2:18pm -
  • newLöw left with a single training session to prepare for Ireland
    Just a handful of players were able to take part in Germany's first training session ahead of the European qualifiers against Ireland and Georgia. Germany need just a single point to punch their ticket for France.
    - 2 hours ago 6 Oct 15, 2:17pm -
  • newGaultier's Madonna corset comes to Munich
    The enfant terrible of the fashion scene, Jean Paul Gaultier is known for sailor stripes, bare skin and gender games. His creations are now on show in Munich.
    - 2 hours ago 6 Oct 15, 1:51pm -
  • newDesperate house wife: Why Charlotte Roche's new book isn't for modern women
    After "Wetlands" and "Wrecked," Charlotte Roche's latest book is a manifesto for female sexual liberation. But for DW's Sarah Hofmann, the tale of a frustrated new mom who has sex with the nanny is rather anti-feminist.
    - 4 hours ago 6 Oct 15, 12:45pm -
  • newHenning Mankell will live on in Mozambican culture
    Mozambicans mourn the death of Swedish author Henning Mankell, the driving force behind the country's first and most important theater company.
    - 4 hours ago 6 Oct 15, 12:40pm -
  • newTaliban take fight beyond Kunduz
    As government forces make progress in Kunduz, there are indications the fight over the city was only part of a bigger Taliban strategy designed to increase their clout in key areas of northern Afghanistan. DW examines.
    - 4 hours ago 6 Oct 15, 12:02pm -
  • newVW reviews investments as change is not 'painless'
    Volkswagen's new CEO Matthias Mueller has told a meeting of VW employees that efforts to overcome the emissions crisis at the German carmaker would not be painless. He also announced a review of all planned investments.
    - 5 hours ago 6 Oct 15, 11:44am -

Hindustan Times

  • 'Fed up', says Lucknow typist after images of cop abuse go viral
    An elderly man who became an overnight star when an image of a policeman kicking his typewriter went viral has said he is fed up with all the attention and just wants to go back to typing letters
    - 13 days ago 23 Sep 15, 8:10am -
  • RSS is like Supreme Court for BJP: Nitish Kumar on quota row
    Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday announced the list of 242 candidates for the Grand Alliance on the last day for filing nominations for the first phase of assembly elections
    - 13 days ago 23 Sep 15, 6:52am -
  • Woman jumps off moving train with kid, husband to escape molestation
    A 27yearold woman jumped out of a moving train with her 10monthold baby and husband after she was allegedly molested by a group of inebriated copassengers in West Bengals Alipurduar police said on Wednesday
    - 13 days ago 23 Sep 15, 6:32am -
  • In post-midnight notice, Gujarat HC asks govt to ‘find’ Hardik
    In a postmidnight development the Gujarat High Court directed the state government to find Hardik Patel leader of the reservation agitation after an aide moved a habeas corpus petition alleging that Hardik had been illegally detained by police
    - 13 days ago 23 Sep 15, 5:54am -
  • Republican Jeb Bush says multiculturalism wrong for US
    Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush said Tuesday that multiculturalism is bad for the United States adding that immigrants who close themselves off from American culture deny themselves access to economic rewards
    - 14 days ago 23 Sep 15, 3:45am -
  • Somnath Bharti an embarrassment to party, should surrender: Kejriwal
    Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday described his former law minister Somnath Bharti as an embarrassment to the ruling Aam Aadmi Party AAP and said he should surrender in a case of attempt to murder and domestic violence filed by his wi…
    - 14 days ago 23 Sep 15, 3:45am -
  • '1 second cost me 20 years': Tandoor murder convict Sushil Sharma
    Twentyyears onemonth and two days that is the time convict number 31 spent behind bars in Tihars jail number 2 Convicted for the murder of his wife in the infamous Delhi tandoor case Sushil Sharma is out on parole after 20 years He has served the lon…
    - 14 days ago 23 Sep 15, 2:44am -
  • Modi set to ignite a start-up brainstorm in Silicon Valley
    Flights from India to the United States these days have a younger braver tinge Several startup founders are on their way to Californias Silicon Valley for a halfday session on September 27 that will culminate with Prime Minister Narendra Modi taking…
    - 14 days ago 23 Sep 15, 1:53am -
  • Cops pick up Bharti's brother, pvt secy; 10 accomplices face arrest
    Ten people are under the polices scanner and are likely to be arrested for allegedly harbouring former Delhi law minister and AAP legislator Somnath Bharti who faces arrest in an attempt to murder and domestic violence case filed against him by his w…
    - 14 days ago 22 Sep 15, 7:13pm -
  • Europe takes on responsibility for refugees, to relocate 120,000
    European Union ministers agreed on Tuesday to relocate 120000 refugees among the bloc to ease the strains on frontline nations like Greece and Italy which are being overwhelmed by the continents ballooning migrant crisis
    - 14 days ago 22 Sep 15, 6:47pm -

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  • newProsecutor objects release of suspects in journalist attack case
    An Istanbul prosecutor objected to the release of six suspects on Oct. 6 in the investigation of the attack on daily Hürriyet columnist Ahmet Hakan
    - 3 mins ago 6 Oct 15, 4:16pm -
  • newCHP warns Turkish gov’t of ‘hidden interests’ of third countries in Syria
    Republican People’s Party (CHP) head Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu has warned the government of “hidden interests” of foreign countries in the Syrian crisis, slamming the Justice and Development Party’s (AKP) “incorrect” policies in Syria
    - 17 mins ago 6 Oct 15, 4:02pm -
  • newTurkish Chief of Staff visits Azerbaijan
    Turkish Chief of Staff Gen. Hulusi Akar paid a visit to Azerbaijan from Oct. 5 to Oct. 6, during which he met with Azeri President Ilham Aliyev, Defense Minister Zakir Hasanov, Prime Minister Artur Rasizade and Spokesperson of the Azeri National Asse…
    - 28 mins ago 6 Oct 15, 3:51pm -
  • newCurfew declared in southeastern Turkish town, two others lifted
    A curfew has been declared in four neighborhoods in the Bismil district of the southeastern province of Diyarbakır, a move that reportedly came after outlawed PKK militants dug trenches and erected barricades on the streets.
    - 45 mins ago 6 Oct 15, 3:34pm -
  • newPresident Erdoğan’s son moves to Italy: Report
    The son of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, whose name was embroiled in Turkey’s huge corruption probe in late 2013, has reportedly moved to Italy along with his family, daily Cumhuriyet reported on Oct. 6.
    - 53 mins ago 6 Oct 15, 3:26pm -
  • newECHR fines Turkey over conviction of journalists
    The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has ordered Turkey to pay 3,360 euros for violating freedom of expression, after the application of two journalists from daily Evrensel who were convicted for publishing an article containing a statement by a…
    - 1 hour ago 6 Oct 15, 3:07pm -
  • newSoldier killed in PKK attack buried in central Turkey
    The funeral of Ufku Demirel, a soldier killed in an attack by outlawed PKK militants in southeastern Turkey, has been held in Demirel’s hometown Tokat, a Central Anatolian province, attended by thousands including Republican People’s Party (CHP)…
    - 1 hour ago 6 Oct 15, 2:56pm -
  • newTop commander says Turkey ‘actually waging war’ since July
    The Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) have been “actually waging a war” for the last few months, a top commander has said, referring to military operations launched against bases of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in northern Iraq.
    - 2 hours ago 6 Oct 15, 2:46pm -
  • newDrone over Istanbul airport disrupts landings
    A commercial airline pilot reported a drone was flying over the final approach course at Istanbul’s Atatürk Airport, while attempting a landing on Oct. 6
    - 2 hours ago 6 Oct 15, 2:39pm -
  • newSpain’s Princess Cristina tax fraud trial to start in January
    Cristina de Borbon, sister of Spain’s King Felipe VI, will appear in court on Jan. 11 on tax fraud charges, court documents showed yesterday, as part of a wider investigation into her husband’s Noos Foundation charity.
    - 2 hours ago 6 Oct 15, 2:23pm -