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Last updated: Tuesday, January 17, 2017 11:32:10 AM

'Gandhi will gradually be removed from currency notes' (Lead, correcting para one)
Ambala, Jan 14 (IANS) Anil Vij, a minister from Haryana, on Saturday sparked a fresh controversy, saying Mahatma Gandhi will gradually be removed from currency notes and that Modi is a bigger brand name than Gandhi.

Saturday, January 14, 2017 3:48:03 PM

4 killed in Karachi rain
Karachi, Jan 14 (IANS) At least four people were killed in rain-related incidents when Pakistan's port city of Karachi received its first winter showers that brought down the temperature by 3 degrees Celsius, according to officials on Saturday.

Saturday, January 14, 2017 3:18:04 PM

Pilot killed in crash during Thailand exhibition
Bangkok, Jan 14 (IANS) A pilot was killed on Saturday in a plane crash while taking part in a Children's Day exhibition in Thailand's Songkhla province.

Saturday, January 14, 2017 2:20:05 PM

IS militants set houses on fire in Afghanistan
Kabul, Jan 14 (IANS) Militants loyal to the Islamic State (IS) group have set 60 residential houses on fire in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province, an official said on Saturday.

Saturday, January 14, 2017 2:16:04 PM

Another 'mastermind' of Dhaka cafe attack arrested
Dhaka, Jan 14 (IANS) Bangladesh Police on Saturday claimed to have arrested Neo-JMB terrorist Jahangir Alam, one of the key figures behind the Gulshan café terror attack in 2016 in which over 20 people, mostly foreigners, were killed.

Saturday, January 14, 2017 2:10:04 PM

LeEco secures over $2 bn investment from Sunac
Beijing, Jan 14 (IANS) Chinese internet and technology conglomerate LeEco has secured over $2 billion in investment from real estate developer Sunac China Holdings, media reports said.

Saturday, January 14, 2017 12:46:03 PM

Coming Trump world order: Western intelligence at sixes and sevens (Comment: Special to IANS)
Pardon my naiveté, but I cannot for the life of me comprehend why the entire US establishment, with the intelligence community in the vanguard, is in convulsions about the alleged Russian efforts to hack into the US elections which brought Donald Trump to power. The CIA must be lazy if it doesn't hack into Moscow, Beijing, everywhere.

Saturday, January 14, 2017 11:14:04 AM

Pakistan's largest trade expo opens in Sri Lanka
Colombo, Jan 13 (IANS) Sri Lanka and Pakistan on Friday inaugurated a mega trade expo in capital Colombo to strengthen economic and trade ties between the two countries.

Friday, January 13, 2017 11:20:06 PM

5 killed, dozens injured as truck rams into Pakistan school
Islamabad, Jan 13 (IANS) At least four students and a teacher were killed and 30 other girls injured after a truck ran into a girls school in Pakistani side of Kashmir on Friday, local media reported.

Friday, January 13, 2017 11:00:04 PM

News websites punished for making clickbait headlines
Beijing, Jan 13 (IANS) China's top internet watchdog on Friday launched an operation to clean up misleading or sensational headlines in online news.

Friday, January 13, 2017 10:38:04 PM

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