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Centre ready to help Odisha in tackling fire incident: Nadda

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today expressed deep grief over the loss of several lives in a Odisha hospital fire and spoke to Union Health Minister J P Nadda to ensure treatment of the injured in the All India Institute Of Medical Sciences here.



Putin says he hopes US-Russia relations will improve after election

Engineers India and Russia's Gazprom signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for undertaking a joint study of a gas pipeline route between the two nations. The defense pacts will also deepen military ties between the two countries that dates back to the Soviet era, when India entirely depended on Moscow to equip its armed forces.



Weapons on the move for Mosul push in Iraq

Aircrafts dropped leaflets containing safety instructions for the residents of Mosul prior to launching an operation to recapture mosul. "It's victory time", a headline on one of the leaflets reportedly declared. The warning to residents came hours after ISIS started telling wounded fighters in Mosul that they can go to the group's power base in Syria as Iraqi forces and others prepare to retake the key city, a source inside Mosul told CNN .


Explosion kills six at funeral in Yemen's Marib - agency

Explosion kills six at funeral in Yemen's Marib - agency

It was a particularly shocking incident in a conflict that has killed an estimated 4,000 civilians, where the Saudi-led, US -supported coalition has hit marketplaces, hospitals and schools. In response, the US destroyed three radar installations in Houthi-controlled ports near the Bab al-Mandab strait on Thursday, in the first direct USA involvement in the war in Yemen.



Kuwaiti Cabinet resigns, parliament dissolves

Kuwait's parliament has the most powers of any elected body in the Gulf region, but the ruling al-Sabah family has the final word over all key decisions and has dissolved the legislature repeatedly in the past. Earlier Kuwaiti news reports speculating about the government dissolving focused entirely on economic issues. MPs filed a series of requests to grill finance minister Anas al-Saleh over the country's decision to raise oil prices and a range of other ministers over alleged financial ...


Jamie Carragher unsure of long-term Daniel Sturridge future

Jamie Carragher unsure of long-term Daniel Sturridge future

Mane's arrival has prompted a change in system under Klopp, with the 24-year-old taking up a key role on the right wing in a 4-3-3 formation, with his lightning pace a threat for any side. "Then you [the media] say: 'Ah you didn't perform too well, ' or 'injuries". 'Do you say, "Only 50 per cent against City because we have Sunderland on Monday"? Verheijen claimed in July, during a series of tweets, that the German was asking his squad to do too much too soon as his methods "destroyed" players.