Fri, Apr 28, 2017 | updated 05:40 PM IST
More democracy required to address gaps of democracy: Vice President Ansari
Vice President Ansari on democracy

Warsaw [Poland], Apr 28 (ANI): Vice President of India M. Hamid Ansari has said that the solution to addressing the gaps and failings of democracy is indeed more democracy.
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London [U.K.], Apr. 28 (ANI): The United Airlines has reached a settlement with Dr David Daowas, who was forcibly removed from the Louisville, Kentucky-bound United flight 3411 at Chicago O'Hare International Airport.

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Warsaw [Poland], April 27 (ANI): Vice President Hamid Ansari has said that Poland supports India's bid for membership in Nuclear Suppliers Group and also a permanent membership in expanded United Nations Security Council.

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Warsaw [Poland], Apr 27 (ANI): Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari has said that if Polish business looks for markets and business opportunities beyond Europe, India is a natural destination.

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U.S. strike in Syria 'foreign interference': Pak Defence Minister

Updated: Apr 27, 2017 15:38 IST      

Moscow [Russia] Apr 27 (ANI): Pakistan Defence Minister Khawaja Asif termed the United States' missile strike against Syria as 'foreign interference'.

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Pakistan lashes out against India over Kashmir issue

Updated: Apr 27, 2017 15:12 IST      

Moscow [Russia], Apr 27 (ANI): Pakistan Defence minister Khawaja Asif has said that the unresolved Kashmir issue had the potential to threaten the peace and stability of the entire region even as he accused India of not reciprocating the efforts made by Islamabad.

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London [U.K.], April 26 (ANI): France has said that it has evidence that the Bashar-Al-Assad-led Syrian Government was responsible for the chemical attack that killed 89 people.

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India-Russia defence engagement will continue to grow: Jaitley

Updated: Apr 26, 2017 21:12 IST      

Moscow (Russia), Apr 26 (ANI): Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said that the diplomatic relation between India and Russia goes far beyond just the relations between the governments, adding that this relationship will continue to grow with the current level of engagement.

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London [U.K.], Apr. 26 (ANI): With the Canadian government officially confirming its plans to legalise marijuana with an addendum that it will not include a blanket pardon for those with past pot convictions, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau admitted that his late brother was once charged with marijuana possession and that their father's connections and intervention helped in making the charges "go away".

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UN Committee concerned over enforced disappearances in Pak

Updated: Apr 25, 2017 13:18 IST      

Geneva [Switzerland], Apr 25 (ANI): The United Nations Committee against Torture (CAT) has raised serious concerns over widespread torture, enforced disappearances and extra-judicial killings in Pakistan.

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7.1 magnitude quake hits Chile, no major damage reported

Updated: Apr 25, 2017 06:40 IST      

London [U.K.], Apr 25 (ANI): A powerful earthquake measuring 7.1 on richter scale rocked the west coast of Chile, shaking the capital Santiago as well.

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Rome [Italy], Apr. 25 (ANI): French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron and Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni have expressed their desire to work together for the benefit of European prosperity,.

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London [U.K.], Apr. 25 (ANI): Outrage ensued after the US embassy in London publicised Donald Trump's country club at Mar-a-Lago in Florida, with the page on the embassy site devoted to the country club, describing it as "the winter White House".

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Swedish Police arrests second suspect in Stockholm truck attack

Updated: Apr 24, 2017 21:20 IST      

Stockholm [Sweden], April 24 (ANI): A second suspect has been arrested by Swedish Police in connection with the Stockholm truck attack.

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Indian warships arrive in France on three day visit

Updated: Apr 24, 2017 19:10 IST      

Toulon [France], April 24 (ANI): In continuation of the Indian Navy's overseas deployment (OSD) to the Mediterranean Sea and West Coast of Africa, three Indian warships INS Mumbai, Trishul, and Aditya, arrived at Toulon today on a three day visit.

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U.S. citizen trying to leave North Korea detained

Updated: Apr 24, 2017 05:13 IST      

London [U.K.], Apr. 24 (ANI): A U.S. citizen trying to leave North Korea amid fears of a major war has been detained, bringing to three the number of Americans now being held in the country.

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French Elections: Le Pen faces Macron in final round

Updated: Apr 24, 2017 04:39 IST      

London [England], Apr. 24 (ANI): With Emmanuel Macron topping the first round of the French presidential election, projections show that he is set to face Front National's Marine Le Pen in a race that has knocked France's traditional political parties out of the running.

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London [England], Apr. 24 (ANI): Emerging from a first- round vote as the clear favourite to become the next French president, Emmanuel Macron told his jubilant supporters in Paris that he means to govern all of France.

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French Presidential elections: Final countdown begins

Updated: Apr 23, 2017 06:41 IST      

Paris [France], Apr 23 (ANI): The Presidential elections in continental France is slated for Sunday, while the run-off is expected to take place on May 7.

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Berlin [Germany], Apr 22 (ANI): Members of the Baloch National Movement (BNM) in Germany held anti-Pakistan protests over the ongoing Baloch Genocide in Pakistan.

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