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  • India’s powerful farming lobby turns on Modi

    KANJHAWALA: Farmer Tara­c­hand Mathur was one of millions of Indians who voted Narendra Modi into power last year, but the government’s push to make it easier for big business to forcibly acquire land means he won’t be backing the premier again...

    ”India’s poor but powerful farming lobby flocked to Modi’s right-wing Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) at the general election last May, when the Hindu nationalist premier won the biggest...

  • India's powerful board elects Thakur president

    MUMBAI: Lawmaker Anurag Thakur was elected on Sunday as the youngest-ever head of India's embattled cricket board, charged with reforming one of the most powerful organisations in world sport...

    The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) posted pictures on Twitter of its members congratulating the 41-year-old Thakur after electing him to the presidency at a meeting in Mumbai...

  • India on alert ahead of second powerful cyclone in 10 days

    India’s eastern coast was on alert ahead of a severe cyclone brewing in the Bay of Bengal on Monday, just days after a powerful storm battered the country’s western coast and killed at least 140 people...

    Cyclone Yaas is expected to make landfall on Wednesday and could pack sustained winds of up to 165 kilometres per hour, the India Meteorological Department said...

  • Most powerful Atlantic Ocean hurricane 'Irma' hits Caribbean islands

    The most powerful Atlantic Ocean hurricane in recorded history made its first landfall in the islands of the northeast Caribbean early on Wednesday, churning along a path pointing to Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Haiti and Cuba before possibly heading for Florida over the weekend...

    ” On the 108-square-mile island, people who live in low-lying areas were staying with friends and relatives on higher ground or sleeping in...

  • Race to rescue survivors of Mexico's 'most powerful earthquake in a century'

    Police, soldiers and emergency workers raced to rescue survivors from the ruins of Mexico's most powerful earthquake in a century, which killed at least 61 people, as storm Katia menaced the country's eastern coast on Saturday with heavy rains...

    Pope Francis, at an open air mass on a visit to Colombia, said he was praying "for those who have lost their lives and their families" in the disaster...

  • Death toll rises to 61 in powerful Mexico quake

    JUCHITN ZARAGOZA: Police, soldiers and emergency workers raced to rescue survivors from the ruins of Mexico’s most powerful earthquake in a century, which killed at least 61 people, as storm Katia menaced the country’s east on Saturday...

    Pope Francis, at an open air mass on a visit to Colombia, said he was praying “for those who have lost their lives and their families” in the disaster...

  • N Korea nuclear test more powerful than estimated: Japan

    Japan's defence minister on Tuesday said North Korea's latest nuclear test was more powerful than initially estimated, with a yield that was around eight times the size of the bomb detonated over Hiroshima...

    At 120 kilotons, the blast yield would be around eight times more powerful than the 15-kiloton American bomb which destroyed Hiroshima in 1945...

  • 'Weinstein Effect' goes global as powerful men confronted

    Emboldened by the women, and men, who have spoken up, the “Weinstein Effect” is rippling across the globe...

    Nearly half of the “#metoo” mentions since the movement has been launched have come from outside the US, and decades-old accusations have led to the downfall of some of those countries' most powerful men...

  • Powerful bodies suggested to protect minorities rights

    The meeting organised by South Asia Partnership-Pakistan (SAP-PK) was meant to record the feedback of lawyers, lawmakers and representatives of civil society on the draft of a bill meant to set up a commission on the rights of minorities at the provincial level...

    Highlighting some key features of the bill titled Sindh Minorities Rights Commission, he said the 11-member body would be composed of eminent people with ability and...

  • KP govt vows to establish powerful LG system: minister

    ISLAMBAD: A minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has said the ruling coalition has taken a political risk of annoying bureaucracy by deciding to establish a strong and powerful local government system in the province...

    The LG elections in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will be held on May 30 and ballot papers are being printed in the Printing Press of Pakistan in Islamabad...

  • Powerful quake hits Taiwan and Japan

    TAIPEI: One man died and another was hospitalised on Monday after a fire caused by a powerful quake off Taiwan that set buildings shaking in the capital Taipei and sparked a short-lived tsunami warning in far southwestern Japan...

    A 65-year-old man who lived in the building “showed no signs of life” at the scene, the fire service said...

  • 8 killed as powerful IS-claimed blast targets Nato convoy in Kabul

    A powerful blast targeting an armoured Nato convoy in Kabul killed at least eight people and wounded 28 Wednesday, including three coalition members, officials said in an attack claimed by the militant Islamic State group...

    Others suggested it would boost the Taliban, who have been in a turf war with IS in Nangarhar...

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