India Top News

No claimants for Rs 300 crore lying in India-linked dormant Swiss bank accounts | India News

[ad_1] ZURICH/NEW DELHI: It is the third year since Swiss banks made public a list of accounts lying dormant without any trace of owners and no claimant has come forward for those with Indian links, even as a political slugfest continues in India over alleged black money parked there. The list of all such accounts -- of Swiss citizens and foreigners including from India -- was first published by the
India Top News

Thailand Open Super 500: PV Sindhu loses to Nozomi Okuhara in final | Badminton News

[ad_1] NEW DELHI: Ace India shuttler and world No. 3 PV Sindhu lost the summit clash of the Thailand Open Super 500 in straight games to Japan's Nozomi Okuhara on Sunday. Sindhu lost the contest 15-21, 18-21 in 50 minutes against the eighth-ranked Japanese. The second seed Indian now has a 5-6 win-loss record against the fourth seed Okuhara. Sindhu, who defeated Okuhara in the semifinals of Rio Olympics, won
India Top News

Lockheed Martin: Lockheed F-35 jet price falls 6% to below $90 million

[ad_1] FARNBOROUGH: The United States has struck a preliminary deal to buy F-35 jets from Lockheed Martin worth about $13 billion, clearing the way for a larger multi-year purchase that aims to bring the cost per jet down to $80 million by 2020, sources said. The deal for 141 F-35s lowers the price of the F-35A, the most common version of the stealthy fighter jet, to about $89 million, down
US & World

Trump: Low expectations for Putin talks

[ad_1] Image copyright Reuters Image caption The leaders will reportedly discuss US-Russia relations and national security issues on Monday US President Trump has said he has "low expectations" for his meeting with Russia's Vladimir Putin in Finland on Monday.But he told CBS News that "nothing bad" and "maybe some good" would come out of the encounter.He also said he would raise the subject of 12 Russians indicted for alleged hacking
US & World

Chicago clashes after US police kill black man

[ad_1] Image copyright Reuters Image caption Protesters accused the police of being "murderers" Police in Chicago have clashed with protesters after an officer fatally shot a black man who was suspected of carrying a gun.A crowd of about 150 people shouted "murderers", threw objects and jumped on police cars during the confrontation in Chicago's South Side area.Officers armed with batons traded punches with the protesters, local media reports said.Three officers
India Top News

Facebook disables accounts of Hafiz Saeed’s political party ahead of Pak polls: Report

[ad_1] LAHORE: Ahead of the general election in Pakistan, Facebook has disabled numerous accounts and pages of the Islamist Milli Muslim League (MML), in a setback to the political outfit launched by Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed-led Jamaat-ud-Dawa, according to a media report today. Facebook chief executive officer Mark Zuckerberg had said that it was his priority to make sure his social networking website supports positive discourse and prevents
US & World

Afghanistan conflict: Civilian deaths hit record high, says UN

[ad_1] Image copyright EPA Image caption A suicide bombing earlier this month killed more than a dozen people in the Afghan city of Jalalabad The number of civilians killed in the long-running war in Afghanistan reached a record high in the first six months of this year, the UN says. Some 1,692 fatalities were recorded, with militant attacks and suicide bombs said to be the leading causes of death.The figures
US & World

How this Grand Theft Auto stream is highlighting US gun crime

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images We hear a lot about how video games are to blame for violence, but how about a video game project that highlights violent gun crime in American society?That's what Professor Joseph DeLappe is trying to achieve with his Grand Theft Auto livestream, Elegy.Elegy is a "hacked" version of Grand Theft Auto 5 which you can find on games streaming platform, Twitch.In it, non-playable characters (NPCs)
India Top News

Unfortunate MS Dhoni’s finishing skills are questioned again and again

[ad_1] LONDON: Captain Virat Kohli had to once again come to the rescue of under-fire former skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, whose painstaking 37 off 59 balls, came in for sharp criticism after England beat India by 86 runs in the second ODI at the Lord's. ALSO READ: Dhoni booed by Indian specators Hailed as one of the best finishers in limited overs, Dhoni in the past couple of years has