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Syria strikes send 'clear message' on chemical weapons: British PM

Syria strikes send 'clear message' on chemical weapons: British PM

Professor Iain Begg, Research Fellow at the European Institute and Co-Director of the Dahrendorf Forum at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), told Xinhua: "A volley of bombs may help the US and its allies feel they have reacted in a timely and proportionate manner to the undoubted horror of the use by the Syrian regime of chemical weapons, but the inevitable worry will be that they have not thought through what happens next".



J&K to make death penalty must for raping minors

On January 23, the government had handed over the case to the Crime Branch which formed a special investigation team and arrested eight people, including two Special Police Officers (SPOs) and a head constable, who was charged with destroying evidence.


United Nations chief: Syria tensions 'threaten full-blown military escalation

United Nations chief: Syria tensions 'threaten full-blown military escalation

Vassily Nebenzia, Russian ambassador to the United Nations, accused the US of unfairly taking advantage of reports of a chemical attack against Syrian citizens to plot the topping of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's government, which has been linked to the attack that killed dozens of people last weekend in the rebel-held town of Douma .


Commonwealth Games 2018: Boxer MC Mary Kom takes gold on debut

Commonwealth Games 2018: Boxer MC Mary Kom takes gold on debut

IST: Badminton - Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth assure India of at least two more silver medals after qualifying for singles finals of women's and men's respectively. It is now third straight time that Indian women's hockey team will return empty-handed from the Games as the last time it stood on podium was in 2006 when it won a silver.


At 15, Anish Bhanwala wins gold and creates history

At 15, Anish Bhanwala wins gold and creates history

In the flyweight 52kg category, Gaurav got the better of Sri Lanka's M Ishan Bandara, overcoming a sluggish start, which included being at the receiving end of two eight counts in the first round itself. They prepared me well and they prepared me hard. "I am very happy with what we have achieved". There is no doping offence involved. The Indian team were not immediately available for comment and the CGF refused to take any further questions.


Sridevi wins Best actress in the 65th National Film Awards

Sridevi wins Best actress in the 65th National Film Awards

The major highlight in the award list was that of 19-year-old Bengali actor Riddhi Sen being named the best actor for his acting in the film 'Nagar Kirtan '. Rahman won music awards for " Kaatru Veliyidai " and " Mom ". In 2011, he won the award for Best Supporting Actor category. Her final role was that of Devki Sabarwal in the thriller Mom - and today, her last performance was honoured at the National Film Awards.