Amtul Allam

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Kolkata flyover collapse: TMC, Left, Cong fight for political mileage

Opposition parties in West Bengal are attacking the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) over the flyover collapse as they attempt to gain political …

Blizzard Crushes Eastern U.S.: Pictures

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Saudi Arabia is in a state of panic

The Saudis are losing their proxy wars in both Syria and Yemen; their OPEC leadership is under threat; they are not winning the crude oil price war; and its long-running alliance with the West is in question.<p>From Saudi Arabia's perspective, Iran seems to be gaining ground everywhere. Saudi Arabia …

David Cameron 'warned by military chiefs not to claim there were 70,000 friendly Syrian troops'

Defence and Whitehall sources expressed fears that the figure would come back to haunt the Government<p>Military chiefs warned David Cameron against declaring that there were 70,000 Syrian opposition fighters ready to take on Islamic State, it has been claimed.<p>Senior officials feared the figure was an …

Ramadan: a guide to the Islamic holy month

Muslims around the world are preparing for the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. From waking up in the early hours for a quick bite and sip of water, to the waiting – date in hand – for the seconds to tick by until the call to prayer at sunset, why do Muslims fast and what is Ramadan?<p><b>What is …

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Aid begins arriving in Nepal's remote quake-hit villages

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — The first supplies of food aid began reaching remote, earthquake-shattered mountain villages in Nepal, while thousands clamored to board buses out of Kathmandu, either to check on rural relatives or for fear of spending yet another night in the damaged capital.<p>Frustration …

Depression kills too many people in India but smartphones can help

India has among the highest rates of depression in the world. If Deepika Padukone, a leading Bollywood actress, hadn’t talked publicly about her battle with depression, you probably wouldn’t know.<p>And the stigma attached to mental illnesses is hurting India. Few are brave to speak about it to …

'Amazingly intact' WWII aircraft carrier found in Pacific

After 60 years at the bottom of the sea, experts find lead ship that were critical during the American naval offensive during World War II<p>Experts have discovered a World War II US aircraft carrier that is "amazingly intact" despite languishing on the bottom of the Pacific for more than 60 years.<p>The …

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NASA’s Mercury probe is about to crash (and they couldn’t be happier)

Normally a hugely expensive spacecraft crashing into a planet wouldn’t be a cause for celebration, but NASA scientists are gleeful at the prospect …

'Mayday. Engine flameout': Call shortly before plane hits bridge in Taiwan

<b>(CNN) —</b> Someone in the cockpit of a TransAsia Airways flight apparently made a mayday call because of an engine problem shortly before the plane crashed Wednesday into a river in Taiwan, killing at least 32 people.<p>A male voice on a recording of radio conversations between air traffic control and …

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