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18 August, 2018 8:35 AM Indian Navy evacuates pregnant woman with water bag leaking during Kerala floods: Watch

The Indian Army on Friday rescued a pregnant woman, whose water bag had started leaking, from a flooded village in Kerala's Aluva on Friday by airlifting her before taking her to a hospital for medical assistance. The 25-year-old woman Sajita Jabeel later gave birth to a boy in the hospital. Both the mother and the child are safe and in good health condition 85

17 August, 2018 3:58 PM United States Sanctions Myanmar Military Commanders Over Rohingya Abuses

The US government on Friday hit four Myanmar military commanders and two military units with punitive sanctions, accusing them of "serious human rights abuses". The US government on Friday hit four Myanmar military commanders and two military units with punitive sanctions, accusing them of "serious human rights abuses" and "ethnic cleansing" in violently 67

17 August, 2018 9:41 AM Pakistan confirms US suspended military training program

Pakistan's foreign ministry has confirmed the suspension of a U.S. military training program for Pakistani soldiers. Thursday's announcement by the ministry reflects continued tensions between the two allies in the war on terror. The training of Pakistani soldiers in the United States is the latest program to be hurt by the cutoff of security aid to Pakistan 40

16 August, 2018 10:18 PM Donald Trump's Military Parade Could Cost More Than $90 Million

The official, speaking on the condition of anonymity, said the cost estimate of about $92 million had not yet been approved by Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and could still be changed and more options could be included. A military parade requested by US President Donald Trump could cost more than $90 million, a US official said, citing provisional planning 40

14 August, 2018 12:51 PM Major Aditya, martyred Rifleman Aurangzeb to get Shaurya Chakra for their bravery in Jammu and Kashmir

Rifleman Aurangzeb was on his way back home after completing his duty when he was surrounded by a group of heavily-armed terrorists and kidnapped at gunpoint.  NEW DELHI: Major Aditya Kumar and rifleman Aurangzeb (posthumously) will be given the prestigious Shaurya Chakra gallantry award this year for the bravery that they displayed while being posted 46

13 August, 2018 6:15 PM US Judge Allows Robert Mueller's Case Against Russian Company To Proceed

A US judge on Monday backed Special Counsel Robert Mueller in the federal Russia investigation. A U.S. judge on Monday backed Special Counsel Robert Mueller in the federal Russia investigation, allowing a case to proceed against a Russian company accused of helping fund a propaganda operation to sway the 2016 presidential election in Donald Trump's favor 46

13 August, 2018 8:19 AM British Pak Comedian Questioned For Using Racial Slur

Comedian Jeff Mirza said that he is a proud "Paki" and added that there was nothing wrong in using the term. A British-Pakistani stand-up comedian was recently investigated by the police after he used a derogatory term in his act 'Meet Abu Hamsta and Paki Bashir". The comedian, Jeff Mirza was dressed as a butcher 'Paki Bashir' at the show. He was questioned 60

12 August, 2018 8:07 AM Army Finalises Made-In-India Extreme-Weather Gear For Doklam, Siachen Use

The Army is giving final touches to a long-pending project to manufacture specialised clothing, sleeping kits and key equipment for its soldiers deployed in the Siachen glacier - the world's most dangerous battlefield. India spends around Rs 800 crore annually in import of Extreme Cold Weather Clothing System (ECWCS) and mountaineering kits for soldiers 54

11 August, 2018 6:40 AM Crash reported after plane stolen from Seattle airport

Preliminary information suggests that the crash occurred because a person was "doing stunts in air or lack of flying skills," the Pierce County Sheriff's Department said on Twitter. An airline mechanic stole an Alaska Airlines plane without any passengers and took off from Sea-Tac International Airport in Washington state on Friday night before crashing 51

10 August, 2018 11:19 AM Hindu Temple, Auto Rickshaw Among 61 New Emojis Shortlisted for 2019 Release

Unicode Consortium, the organisation that regulates emojis, has shortlisted 179 candidates - 61 characters plus variants - for release in 2019. Giving a thumbs up to diversity, making up a large chunk of those new emoji are 55 characters to represent couples of different genders and skin tones, The Verge reported on Thursday. Among the new emojis added 57