Following through on a standing threat that it revived last week amid tensions over joint U.S.-South Korean military drills coupled with U.N. sanctions, North Korea declared the armistice nullified as of Monday and that the guns of the 1950-53 Korean War, silenced for 60 years under an uneasy truce, could roar again any time. North […]
The main accused in the fatal gangrape of a student on a bus in New Delhi last December hanged himself in Tihar jail on Monday, prompting speculation on how he managed to kill himself when he supposed to be under guard.
Ram Singh, 33, was accused of driving […]
An official says the helicopter went down outside Kandahar city, the capital of Kandahar province.(Photo: Anja Niedringhaus, AP) KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A helicopter crash in southern Afghanistan has killed five American service members, officials said Tuesday. Monday night’s crash brought the total number of U.S. troops killed that day to seven, making it the […]
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday termed as “unacceptable” Italy’s refusal to send its two marines back to India where they were facing trial for killing two fishermen and said the issue will be taken up with that country.
Singh conveyed this to delegations of Kerala MPs from Left
12 March 2013
Last updated at 06:32 ET
Italy wants the marines to be tried at home
There has been an angry reaction in India to Italy’s decision not to send back two Italian marines charged with the murder of two fishermen in […]