President Ram Nath Kovind will present the Nari ShaktiPuraskar 2018, the highest civilian honour for women in India, at a special ceremony to be held in RashtrapatiBhavan, New Delhi, on …Read More
It was a miraculous escape for 300 people, including 282 passengers and 18 crew, as an Emirates passenger jet crash landed at the Dubai Airport before exploding into thick black smoke.
For all the 300 people on board, it was a near death experience as they watched the Emirates Boeing 777 in which they were flown in, erupted into flames clouding the fabled Dubai skyline.
“We can confirm flight EK521 from Thiruvananthapuram to Dubai has been involved in an accident at Dubai International,” the Emirates said on its Twitter account.
All flights to the Dubai airport have since been diverted and all take-offs and landings have been suspended. The media office of the Dubai tweeted that all operations, including any departures, from Dubai International have been halted “until further notice.”
A Chinese university has expelled three Indian students for reportedly being involved in an armed clash that left one student with stab wounds. The brawl took place between two groups …Read More
TOKYO: Crude oil prices will recover by 2017 at the latest, boosted by growing demand from emerging markets, said Faith Birol, director of the International Energy Agency.“This year we expect …Read More
MEXICO: A new air transport deal between Mexico and the U.S. will improve prices and services due to increased routes and higher frequencies, the Mexican Transport and Communications Ministry …Read More
At least 28 people have been killed and over 300 injured in a Taliban car bomb attack and gun battle in a crowded area of Kabul. A Taliban suicide car …Read More
India continues to remain a bright spot amid sluggish global economic forecast of the International Monetary Fund (IMF). According to World Economic outlook (WEO) released by the IMF, India will …Read More
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India’s gross domestic product (GDP) is expected to grow at 7.4% in the fiscal 2016-17, slightly below the estimate of 7.6% this year, Asian Development Bank (ADB) said. In the …Read More
A hijacker claiming to have an explosive belt diverted a commercial flight and was holding seven people hostage over what appeared to be a “personal” matter involving a woman. An …Read More