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UK Home Office approves Nirav Modi's extradition to India

Fugitive diamantaire?Nirav Modi’s extradition has been approved by the UK home office on Friday.?In February, a UK court had cleared the first legal hurdle for Nirav Modi's extradition.

Indian-Americans welcome revised OCI card rule

The OCI cardholders will now be required to get their document re-issued only once at the age of 20 instead of multiple times needed to be done currently, according to the Indian Union Home Ministry.

Six Indians win lucky draw worth over USD 2,72,000 in UAE

Six Indians in the UAE have jointly won a lucky draw worth 1 million dirham.

How quitting Afghanistan presents fresh challenges for US?

US President Joe Biden on Wednesday decided to withdraw all American troops out of war-torn Afghanistan by September 11 this year. With this, new risks have mounted for the US. What are those risks? Read on to know.

176-year-old time capsule revealed in cross on Hungarian cathedral

A 176-year-old time capsule was recovered from the cross at the top of the Hungary's largest church, Esztergom Cathedral.

Multiple victims reported after shooting at US FedEx facility, gunman kills self

Multiple victims have been reported after shots were fired at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis on Thursday.

Video released by Chicago Police shows 13-year-old boy wasn't holding gun when shot by officer

Disturbing bodycam video released by Chicago Police shows a 13-year-old boy appearing to drop a handgun and begin raising his hands less than a second before an officer fires his gun and kills him.

Canadian lawmaker caught naked during video conference

Canadian lawmaker William Amos, who has represented the Quebec district of Pontiac since 2015, appeared on the screens of his fellow lawmakers completely naked on Wednesday.

French parliament passes bill setting age of sexual consent at 15

The French parliament on Thursday adopted legislation that characterises sex with a child under the age of 15 as rape and punishable by up to 20 years in jail.

Biden proposes strategic stability dialogue with Russia hours after slapping sanctions

US President Joe Biden has proposed a strategic stability dialogue with Moscow, hours after 10 Russian diplomats were expelled in connection with interference in last year's US presidential elections.

Sanctuaries in Pakistan contributed immensely to Taliban's success: US Senator

A senior US senator has said Pakistan has played on both sides of the field in Afghanistan, contributing to the Taliban's success.

US expels Russian diplomats, imposes sanctions for hacking

The Biden administration on Thursday announced expulsion of 10 Russian diplomats and imposed sanctions against 32 individuals and entities accused of attempting to interfere in last year's presidential election.

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