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 2019-12-09 18:43 

The Hindu

'Akali-gangster link': CM says guilty won't be spared...

'Evidence was serious and required a full-fledged probe; Governor apprised'...

 2019-12-09 18:42 

Press Trust of India

Boat capsizes off Gujarat coast; seven fishermen missing...

Porbandar, Dec 9 (PTI) Seven fishermen remainedmissing three days after their boat capsized in the ArabianSea off the Gujarat coast, officials said on Monday.The boat, Moine, from Okha in Devbhoomi Dwarkadistrict, had set sail on December 3 for fishing wi...

 2019-12-09 18:41 

The Hindu

Quack gave consultations at govt. hospital...

Had childhood dream of becoming a doctor, Sanjay Singh told police...

 2019-12-09 18:41 

The Hindu

'Parties that support CAB a threat to unity'...

The Aligarh Muslim Students' Union has said that political parties that support the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2019 are a threat to the unity and the integrity of the country. It called upon the Pre...

 2019-12-09 18:40 

The Hindu

Another woman set on fire in Bihar...

She resisted rape bid by neighbour...

 2019-12-09 18:40 

Jakarta Post

Government nickel ore export ban to hit newly listed company...

From its exports in 2018, Ifishdeco earned Rp 365 billion (US$26 million), more than double the Rp 140 billion pocketed from domestic sales....

 2019-12-09 18:39 

The Hindu

Protests over Panipat intensify in Rajasthan, hall vandalised...

Several theatres stopped screening of the film following protests...

 2019-12-09 18:39 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Cambodia to start opposition leader trial in January...

The trial of Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha on treason charges will begin on Jan. 15, a court said Monday...

 2019-12-09 18:35 

China Post

Downbeat to the International Telekom Beethoven Competition Bonn...

After two years, it's time again for the International Telekom Beethoven Competition Bonn (ITBCB). Founded in 2005 and taking place biennially, the competition is now in its eighth edition. It's a forum for pianists between the ages of 16 and 32 t...

 2019-12-09 18:35 

China Post

In Venice, the floodwaters recede but the problems pile up...

Venice's world-famous St. Mark's Basilicais included in every damage assessment of the devastating flooding that hit the city in early November, as the crypts of the city's iconic cathedral were filled with water. The damage from the flooding ...

 2019-12-09 18:35 

China Post

Werner Herzog, a man of extremes...

He has explored the Antarctic with his camera, filmed the infernos of erupting volcanos, made his way to the heart of burning oil fields during the Gulf War, interviewed death row prisoners shortly before their execution and recounted the fate of a fanati...

 2019-12-09 18:35 

The Hindu

I-League: Punjab faces an uphill task against CCFC...

The latter eyes its second consecutive victory...

 2019-12-09 18:34 

China Post

Opinion: Peter Handke's Nobel flattery falls flat...

He made no mention of Serbia. Why should he have? In his Nobel lecture, Austrian writer Peter Handke spoke about the things that are important to him. What the public thought was important over the past few weeks — Handke's controversial stance ...

 2019-12-09 18:34 

China Post

France strikes as Macron pushes ahead with pension reforms...

France grappled with a fifth day of mass strikes on Monday, with public sector workers like train drivers, teachers and hospital employees staying away from work to protest against the government's proposed pension reforms. In Paris, train, bus and me...

 2019-12-09 18:34 

China Post

How a German hospital uses TikTok to recruit new talent...

Skeleton dances, stethoscope karaoke and reanimating rubber chickens are the things we may suspect our doctors do when we're not looking, but rarely do we get a chance to catch them at it. Well, the guessing game is over, because now they are doing it...

 2019-12-09 18:31 

The Hindu

Delhi Anaj Mandi fire: After victims' families object, bodies of Bihar residents to be taken home by road...

Bowing to pressure from families of those killed in the Anaj Mandi fire on December 8, the Bihar government has decided to send the bodies of the State's residents home by road instead of train.Earlie...

 2019-12-09 18:31 

The Hindu

Team bonding exercise for u-19 players...

The World Cup-bound squad spend time at Nagarhole National Park...

 2019-12-09 18:30 

Jakarta Post

SEA Games: Indonesian Maria Londa considers retiring after almost 20 years of competing...

The 2019 Philippines Games was Marias sixth SEA Games, and the gold was her 12th SEA Games medal....

 2019-12-09 18:29 

The Hindu

Cricket: Sri Lankans touch down in Pakistan...

First Test tour in the country in 10 years...

 2019-12-09 18:29 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Marc Antoine d'Halluin appointed CEO of MBC Group succeeding Sam Barnett...

MBC Group Chairman, Waleed Al-Ibrahim announced Monday the appointment of Marc Antoine d'Halluin as the incoming CEO of MBC Group....

 2019-12-09 18:27 

The Hindu

AICF crisis could blow the lid off its dark side...

The crisis in the All India Chess Federation (AICF) is showing no sign of abating.President P.R. Venketrama Raja and secretary Bharat Singh Chauhan have been involved in an ugly battle, through mails,...

 2019-12-09 18:26 

The Hindu

Liverpool faces a tricky Salzburg...

Needs to avoid defeat to progress; one of Inter and Dortmund set to miss out...

 2019-12-09 18:25 

Saudi Press Agency

We Will Continue Building, Progress as the Budget for the Year 2020 Enhances Vision 2030 Objectives, says HRH Crown Prince...
 2019-12-09 18:24 

Ecns.cn

Report highlights progress in China's education system...

China's education system has seen continued improvement in government efforts to reform and balance development in the sector, according to a report from the National Bureau of Statistics....

 2019-12-09 18:24 

Ecns.cn

265-yr-old stone tablet found in north China...

An ancient stone tablet dating back 265 years ago was found in north China's Hebei Province, local authorities said....

 2019-12-09 18:24 

The Hindu

Ranji Trophy: A day of intense drama and action...

Karnataka makes the most of a horrendous fielding display by Tamil Nadu...

 2019-12-09 18:24 

Press Trust of India

Man dies in queue to buy onions, TDP hits out at AP govt...

Amaravati (AP), Dec 9 (PTI) A 55-year-old man died ofheart attack after he suddenly fell sick while waiting inqueue to purchase onions at Gudivada in Krishna district onMonday.Sambaiah came to the farmers' market (Rythu Bazaar) topurchase onions, bein...

 2019-12-09 18:24 

Press Trust of India

No power tariff hike in MP this year: Minister...

Bhopal, Dec 9 (PTI) The Madhya Pradesh government hasdecided not to hike power tariff this year, Minister forEnergy Priyavrat Singh said on Monday.Singh also alleged that former Chief Minister ShivrajSingh Chouhan and the BJP were spreading rumours that i...

 2019-12-09 18:24 

The Hindu

NHRC team quizzes MRO and revenue staff...

National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) team on Monday questioned four MROs and other revenue officers who conducted panchanama of the four accused in the Disha rape and murder case, who were killed i...

 2019-12-09 18:22 

Ecns.cn

Beijing boasts most Chinese 'unicorns'...

Beijing ranked first in "unicorn" numbers among Chinese cities in 2018, with 74 such enterprises, followed by Shanghai, 34, Hangzhou, 16 and Shenzhen, 14, according to a report compiled by the Evergrande Research Institute....

 2019-12-09 18:22 

Ecns.cn

Main construction begins on Shanghai Disneyland's Zootopia...

Shanghai Disneyland kicked off main construction of its newest themed land, Zootopia, on Monday, 11 months after it announced the expansion plan to appeal to visitors from home and abroad....

 2019-12-09 18:22 

Channel NewsAsia

US sanctions Venezuela officials for selling passports for cash...

The United States on Monday slapped sanctions on senior Venezuelan government officials accused of taking bribes to issue passports, the US ......

 2019-12-09 18:21 

Ecns.cn

Volcano erupts in New Zealand's White Island...

A volcano erupted at New Zealand's White Island on Monday about 2:11 p.m. local time (0111 GMT), according to GeoNet, the country's geological hazard information center....

 2019-12-09 18:20 

The Hindu

Ban-affected Moscow blames 'anti-Russian hysteria'...

Action taken against dope offenders, says PM Medvedev...

 2019-12-09 18:20 

The Hindu

Bill to scrap quota for Anglo-Indians arbitrary, says Ernakulam MP...

The government has brought in legislation to discontinue the reservation for Anglo-Indian community in the Lok Sabha and State Assemblies without undertaking a factual study of their current economic...

 2019-12-09 18:20 

The Hindu

Shivajinagar bypoll outcome: Consolidation of Muslim votes helped Congress...

The margin was over 13,000 votes...

 2019-12-09 18:20 

Yonhap News

U.S. asks U.N. Security Council to discuss N.K. missiles, possible provocation: report...

WASHINGTON, Dec. 9 (Yonhap) -- The United States has asked the United Nations Security Cou......

 2019-12-09 18:20 

The Hindu

Parents of accused rapists claim 2 of them were minors...

Parents of Jollu Shiva and Jollu Naveen, two of the four accused in Disha's case, claim that their sons, who were killed by police in an exchange of fire at Chatanpalli near Shadnagar, were minors. Wh...

 2019-12-09 18:18 

The Hindu

Bill on extension of SC, ST quota in LS, Assemblies introduced...

It also proposes scrapping of nomination of Anglo-Indians...

 2019-12-09 18:17 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Lebanon's roads flood after downpour...

Heavy rains flooded Lebanon's roads Monday, bringing traffic to a standstill in various locations in Lebanon, in familiar scenes caused by chronic mismanagement and poor maintenance of roads and highways....

 2019-12-09 18:16 

The Hindu

Ready for more U.S. prisoner swaps: Iran...

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday the Islamic republic is ready for a full prisoner exchange with the U.S.. "The ball is in the U.S.' court", he said in a tweet.The United St...

 2019-12-09 18:16 

Channel NewsAsia

Football: Burnley fan, 13, investigated for alleged racist gesture towards Son...

A 13-year-old Burnley fan ejected from the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Saturday for an alleged racist gesture directed at Spurs' South Korea ......

 2019-12-09 18:16 

The Hindu

Question paper leak: HC quashes punishment for constable...

Treatment meted out to three, whose names were dropped by CBI, was different...

 2019-12-09 18:16 

China Post

The benefits of physical touch...

The benefits of physical touch The China Post...

 2019-12-09 18:15 

China Post

The Baltic Sea island of Rgen...

The Baltic Sea island of Rgen The China Post...

 2019-12-09 18:15 

China Post

Quiz: Germany can taste this sweet...

Whether you seek out a traditional restaurant or a gourmet temple, whether you choose fish at the North Sea or beer in Bavaria — if you travel to Germany, you also want to get to know the country from a culinary point of view. Germany's gastrono...

 2019-12-09 18:15 

The Hindu

Plea in Supreme Court seeks psychological help for Jammu and Kashmir children...

Many detained during lockdown: activist...

 2019-12-09 18:15 

The Hindu

TRS opposes Citizenship Amendment Bill in Lok Sabha and will do so in Rajya Sabha too...

Their opposition could make the arithmetic slightly tricky for the BJP in the Upper House but still doesn't threaten the passage of the bill....

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