Category: INTERNATIONAL

One of three terminals at JNPT has been affected by Ransomware virus. Image Source: Live Mint 0

JNPT affected by global ransomware attack

A malware attack has hit one of the three terminals at the Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT), as affirmed by the Shipping Ministry, according to a report in the Times of India. Dutch news...

Syed Salahuddin, Hizbul Mujahideen leader designated global terrorist by US. 0

US labels Hizbul leader Syed Salahuddin a global terrorist

In the wake of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s US visit, the U.S. Department of State designated the Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) leader, Syed Salahuddin as a global terrorist. Syed Salahuddin (71), whose original name is...

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South West China’s Ximno Village hit by secondary landslide

Another landslide struck southwest China’s Xinmo Village in Maoxian County, Sichuan Province at around 11 am on Tuesday, June 27. This landslide occurred when rescue workers were looking for the dead and injured people,...

China accuses Indian troops of crossing its territory
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China accuses Indian border guards of ‘crossing boundary’ into Sikkim section

The Indian troops on June 27, 2017, were accused by China for cross-border incursion into its territory from the state of Sikkim on India’s northeastern frontier with Tibet which has raised tensions between the...

Battulga, the candidate who emerged as the front runner feels confident of winning
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“Be competent or else face a runoff” is Mongolia’s response to Presidential polls

Mongolia will see a first ever runoff in its Presidential elections on July 9, 2017. This was an aftermath to no single candidate seeking more than 50% of the vote share. Battulga secured 38.1%...

Google CEO Sundar Pichai
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Google fined $2.7 billion by EU

On Tuesday, June 27, Google was slapped with a fine of $2.7 Billion by the European Union’s antitrust regulator. The internet search engine giant was fined for favouring its online services over the others....

Justice Shergill is a recipient of the Queen’s Golden Jubilee Medal for Community Service

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First Sikh woman to be appointed as Judge of Canada SC

  New Westminster (B.C.), June 24: Palbinder Kaur Shergill, an Indian-origin Sikh woman has been appointed as the Supreme Court Judge of British Columbia, Canada. An eminent human-rights lawyer, Shergill is an appointed Queen’s...