United Nations, Dec 19 (IANS) As the UN-mandated international combat mission in Afghanistan enters its final days after a democratic transfer of power in Kabul, a Security Council debate put the spotlight on the terrorist threats to the fragile nation with India warning of the support extremists get from "beyond borders" and tying together the this week's deadly attacks in Kabul, Peshawar and Sydney.
Friday, December 19, 2014 4:46:27 PM
Los Angeles, Dec 19 (IANS) Actor Eddie Redmayne says he had a meltdown while filming "The Theory of Everything".
Friday, December 19, 2014 4:22:10 PM
Miami, Dec 19 (IANS/EFE) Cuban exiles in Miami and Republican legislators from Florida, outraged by the White House's about turn on Cuba, are preparing to block in Congress President Barack Obama's decision to establish diplomatic ties with Havana.
Friday, December 19, 2014 4:16:06 PM
Toronto, Dec 19 (IANS/EFE) The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) has reported passenger air traffic increased by 5 percent this year and the volume of air cargo by 4.6 percent in comparison to 2013.
Friday, December 19, 2014 4:04:09 PM
Washington, Dec 19 (IANS/EFE) The US has begun a new era in its relations with Cuba, which President Barack Obama began to work on after being elected to the White House in 2009, and could lead to official state visits between the leaders of both countries.
Friday, December 19, 2014 3:58:11 PM
Vienna, Dec 19 (IANS/WAM) The basket of 12 crude oils of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) closed at $56.30 a barrel Thursday, compared to $55.64 Wednesday, the OPEC Secretariat said.
Friday, December 19, 2014 3:26:36 PM
Los Angeles, Dec 19 (IANS) Kim Kardashian's 23-year-old fan Jordan James Parke has spent a whopping $150,000 on cosmetic procedures to look like the Reality TV star.
Friday, December 19, 2014 3:26:35 PM
Los Angeles, Dec 19 (IANS) Leaks of Sony e-mails have revealed that producer Scott Rudin claimed actress Angelina Jolie is "seriously out of her mind" for the ideas she put forward about the once-planned remake of Elizabeth Taylor's "Cleopatra".
Friday, December 19, 2014 3:26:33 PM
New York, Dec 19 (IANS) Parents could be putting their children's lives at risk if they buy them a cheap and old car, say researchers.
Friday, December 19, 2014 3:16:17 PM
Los Angeles, Dec 19 (IANS) Actress Cameron Diaz says she wanted a couple of years to prepare for her singing role in "Annie".
Friday, December 19, 2014 3:10:22 PM
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