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21 October, 2017 3:58 PM Smell Of Death Permeates Kabul Mosque Hit By Suicide Bomber

Kabul: The smell of death permeated the Imam Zaman mosque in Kabul on Saturday hours after dozens of Shiite worshippers were slaughtered by a suicide bomber during evening prayers. Broken glass and dust covered the red carpet, soaked in the blood of the men, women and children who had been praying on Friday when the attacker blew himself up, causing 43

21 October, 2017 2:13 AM Porayar depot roof collapse: CM announces compensation

Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami condoled the deaths and has deputed Ministers O.S. Manian and M.R. Vijayabhaskar to monitor the relief operations. He also announced a solatium of ₹7.50 lakh to the families of each of those who died in the incident, ₹1.50 lakh to those severely injured and ₹50,000 who suffered minor injuries. TMC president G.K. Vasan 28

20 October, 2017 10:34 AM Pollution Killed 25 Lakh Indians In 2015, The Most In The World: Report

New Delhi: Pollution killed 25 lakh Indians in 2015, the world's highest number of deaths caused by air, water and other forms of pollution, according to an international study. It also translates to five deaths every minute due to pollution in the country. China stood second with 1.8 million deaths attributed to pollution. Most of these deaths happened 29

20 October, 2017 9:21 AM Porayar bus depot roof collapse: Opposition parties say they had warned govt about bad condition of building

CHENNAI: Opposition parties and trade unions on Friday blamed the state government for the deaths of eight Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation (TNSTC) employees in a roof collapse at a bus depot at Porayar in Nagapattinam district. DMK working president M K Stalin said it was worrying that eight transport corporation employees had died due to the roof collapse 36

20 October, 2017 6:15 AM Bad air, water kills: At 2.5 mn, India tops list for pollution-linked deaths

Citing The Lancet Commission on Pollution and Health, a two-year initiative seeking to highlight the issue, Reuters reported that India saw the greatest number of pollution-related early deaths in 2015. "People in poorer countries - like construction workers in New Delhi - are more exposed to air pollution and less able to protect themselves from exposure 39

19 October, 2017 9:14 AM Diwali effect: Chennai and Mumbai choke, Delhi goes quiet

The maximum city woke up to a smoggy morning, with the Air Quality Index (AQI) at Mumbai US Consulate reaching a hazardous level of 341 at 6 am. The System of Air Quality Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR) warns that the situation is likely to worsen post-Diwali celebrations. In Chennai, the situation was worse. The AQI touched a hazardous 685 in Manali 29

19 October, 2017 8:56 AM Odisha Firecracker Factory Explosion: Number Of Deaths Rises To 8

Balasore: Eight people have died since explosion at an illegal firecracker factory in Odisha's Balasore district on Wednesday night. The massive explosion at the factory at Bahabalpur had claimed the lives of six persons and left nine seriously injured last night. Two of those injured succumbed to burn injuries today, officials said. Those injured have been shifted 27

17 October, 2017 1:31 PM The Daily 202: Hawks worry about the lack of American resolve to confront North Korea

PALO ALTO, Calif. — President Trump’s bellicose rhetoric toward North Korea is making it harder to marshal domestic support for potential United States intervention. This is a widespread concern among fellows at the Hoover Institution, a right-leaning think tank on the campus of Stanford University. Trump has tweeted that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson 12

17 October, 2017 2:12 AM Highlights from Trump’s press conference

The president dismissed the notion he is at odds with McConnell, saying their relationship is “outstanding.” “Despite what we read, we are probably now, I think — as least as far as I'm concerned — closer than ever before. And the relationship is very good,” Trump said. “I want to underscore what the president said. We have the same agenda,” he said. “We've 35

16 October, 2017 2:37 PM Will Modi stop hoisting flag at Red Fort, asks Asaduddin Owaisi

Flaying BJP leader Sangeet Som's remark that Taj Mahal was built by traitors, AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Monday wondered if Prime Minister Narendra Modi would stop hoisting the national flag on Red Fort. The Hyderabad MP said it was very unfortunate and shameful that a legislator who had taken oath on the constitution was speaking out of arrogance 42 1