Nine dead, 28 missing in Colombia tourist boat sinking

Guatape  : At least nine people were dead and 28 missing after a boat carrying tourists sank in a reservoir in northwestern Colombia, a regional official said on Monday. Authorities did not yet say what caused the four-deck Almirante to go down in the El Penol reservoir in the tourist town of Guatape yesterday, where Colombian and foreign tourists More...

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By punjaboutlook2015 On Monday, June 26th, 2017
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Donald Trump meets PM Modi today, says will discuss strategic issues

Washington : Five hours before Prime Minister Narendra Modi landed at the Andrews Air Force Base, there was palpable excitement among Indian diplomats in the lobbies of the Willard Hotel, though they were trying More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Sunday, June 25th, 2017
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Indian-origin doctor held for ‘illegal’ circumcision of baby

London : An Indian-origin doctor has been arrested by the police in East Midlands region of England for the circumcision of a three-month-old baby boy without his mother’s approval. Dr Balvinder Mehat, 61, is More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Sunday, June 25th, 2017
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Missing Indian priest found dead in Edinburgh

Thiruvananthapuram : A 33-year-old Keralite priest who was missing from last four days was found dead on a beach in Edinburgh in the United Kingdom, according to information received by Church sources here on Saturday. A More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Sunday, June 25th, 2017
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Bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot

Riyadh : A suicide bomber blew himself up near the Grand Mosque in Mecca as the police disrupted a plot to target the holiest site in Islam just as the fasting month of Ramadan ends, Saudi security forces said today. The More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Saturday, June 24th, 2017
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At women-only salon in Brooklyn, Muslim-Americans prepare for Eid

New York  : Nevien Shehadeh, 19, was one of many Muslim women who chose Le’Jemalik Salon and Boutique in New York’s borough of Brooklyn on Friday to prepare for the Eid al-Fitr holiday. The beauty salon, designed More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Saturday, June 24th, 2017
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US charges Guantanamo detainee with Bali, Jakarta bombings

Washington  : A U.S. war court has charged an Indonesian detainee at Guantanamo Bay in connection with the 2002 bombing in Bali that marked Indonesia’s deadliest terror strike, according to court documents obtained More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Saturday, June 24th, 2017
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No DNA report yet, Punjab man’s body sent by Saudi Arabia lying at IGI for 5 months

Chandigarh: It took a year and two months for the body to arrive from Saudi Arabia, and it has spent another five months in the mortuary at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport. But the family of Jaswinder More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Friday, June 23rd, 2017
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Scheme for NRI scientists to work in Indian institutes started

New Delhi : In a bid to reverse “brain-drain”, the government on Thursday launched a scheme under which non-resident Indian scientists will be able to work in the country’s institutions for a period of one More...

By punjaboutlook2015 On Friday, June 23rd, 2017
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Preet Bharara writing book on integrity, moral reasoning

New York : India-born former top US federal prosecutor Preet Bharara, fired by President Donald Trump after he refused to quit, is writing a book in which he will talk about “integrity, leadership, decision More...

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