Three killed in J&K gunfight

Srinagar, November 3 (IANS) Two soldiers and a militant were killed in a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district, police said on Friday.   The security forces launched a search operation on Thursday night in Samboora village near Pampore based on information about the presence of militants.   “As the security forces came close […]

Milan draw another blank in Europa League, Everton go out

Milan draw another blank in Europa League, Everton go out

Soccer Football – Europa League – AEK Athens vs AC Milan – OAKA Spiros Louis, Athens, Greece – November 2, 2017 AC Milan’s Andre Silva in action with AEK Athens’ Ognjen Vranjes REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY   ZURICH, November 3 (Reuters) – Troubled AC Milan were held to a goalless draw by […]

Apple CEO Cook breathes new life into old iPhones

Apple CEO Cook breathes new life into old iPhones

Tim Cook, CEO of Apple, introduces the iPhone 8 during a launch event in Cupertino, California, U.S. September 12, 2017. REUTERS/Stephen Lam/Files   November 3 (REUTERS) – By delivering solid financial results that beat Wall Street’s expectations for both revenues and profits on Thursday, Apple Inc’s CEO Tim Cook put to rest concerns that the […]

A Picture and its Story: Reaching out to rescue a Rohingya woman

A Picture and its Story: Reaching out to rescue a Rohingya woman

Photographers help a Rohingya refugee to come out of Nad River as they cross the Myanmar-Bangladesh border in Palong Khali, near Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, November 1, 2017. REUTERS/Hannah McKay/File photo   PALONG KHALI, Bangladesh, November 3 (Reuters) – Hannah McKay was on her first foreign assignment, just three months after joining Reuters, photographing Rohingya Muslims […]

Trump renews call for death penalty for New York truck attack suspect

Trump renews call for death penalty for New York truck attack suspect

Sayfullo Saipov, the suspect in the New York City truck attack, is seen in this courtroom sketch appearing in Manhattan federal courtroom in a wheelchair in New York, NY, U.S., November 1, 2017. REUTERS/Jane Rosenberg   NEW YORK, November 3 (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump reiterated his call on Thursday for the death penalty […]

India services activity rises in October on higher demand

India services activity rises in October on higher demand

An employee sets a table inside a restaurant at the Crown Plaza hotel, run by the InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), in New Delhi, January 31, 2014. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee/Files   November 3 (REUTERS) – India’s dominant services industry activity expanded at its fastest pace in four months in October as demand continued to strengthen despite accelerating […]

China says has agreement with Vietnam on managing South China Sea dispute

China says has agreement with Vietnam on managing South China Sea dispute

China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi (L) poses for photo with Vietnam’s Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh before their meeting at the Government Office in Hanoi, Vietnam November 2, 2017. REUTERS/Kham   BEIJING/HANOI, November 3 (Reuters) – China and Vietnam have reached agreement on managing their dispute in the South China Sea […]

World ‘running out of time’ on North Korea, Trump to tell Asia: White House

World ‘running out of time’ on North Korea, Trump to tell Asia: White House

U.S. President Donald Trump hosts a tax reform industry meeting at the White House in Washington, U.S., October 31, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque   WASHINGTON, November 3 (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump will tell leaders on a five-nation Asia tour the world is “running out of time” on North Korea’s nuclear crisis and that he […]

23rd Classic Cup 2017 kicks off

23rd Classic Cup 2017 kicks off

Linda Solo and others with the players of the inaugural match on November 2. Morung Photo   Kohima College beat Capital College 5-1   Our Correspondent Kohima | November 2   The prestigious 23rd Classic Cup 2017 commenced here today at the Kohima Local Ground under the aegis of Classic Club Kohima.   Kohima College […]

6th North-East India Choral Competition on November 4

The Tangkhul Christian Charitable Trust- a non-profit body destined for the less-privileged masses, with partial attention to the NE will be organising the 6th North-East India Choral Competition on November 4 at Thyagaraj Stadium, Shri Ganganath Marg, INA Colony. This year 9 choir groups will take part in the event where Jim Joy of Global […]