Indian-origin chef to delight South African athletes at Rio Olympics

Johannesburg Aug 2 : An Indian-origin chef will be part of South Africa’s Olympic squad and will charm the country’s athletes with his sumptuous dishes during their stay in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro.

Dion Vengatass considers it an honour to be part of South African…

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Trump attacks media; calls CNN "Clinton News Network"

Washington, Aug 2 (PTI) Lashing out at American media, Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump termed CNN as “Clinton News Network” and called the New York Times “dishonest” for allegedly favouring his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton.

“You look at CNN, it’s called the Clinton news network.

All day long, Trump…

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I-Day celebrations in Toronto expected to be grand event

Toronto Aug 1 : India’s Independence Day celebrations in Canada’s largest city and commercial hub is envisaged as a grand event this year, complete with a colourful parade, floats and celebrities.

Panorama India, who in collaboration with the Indian Consulate are organizing the massive celebrations in the heart of…

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Taliban truck bomb strikes foreign guesthouse in Kabul

Kabul, Aug 1 (AFP) A powerful Taliban truck bomb struck a guesthouse housing foreigners in Kabul early today, officials said, just days after the deadliest attack in the Afghan capital for 15 years.

There were no immediate reports of casualties from the bombing, which was felt across the city,


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Trump attacks slain Muslim US soldier's parents; triggers row

Washington, Jul 31 (PTI) Donald Trump today hit out at the father of a fallen Pakistani-origin Muslim American soldier over remarks that he has “sacrificed nothing” for the country as the Republican presidential nominee mocked the mother for keeping silent, triggering a bipartisan backlash.

The reality TV star said…

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