Canada police kill IS terrorist suspect

Ottawa, Aug 12 :  Police on Thursday killed a 24-year-old man suspected of plotting a terror attack targeting a Canadian urban centre during the rush hour, authorities said

The suspect, with whom police were familiar from past terror investigations, was identified as Aaron Driver, CNN quoted Mike Cabana, Deputy…

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12 injured in blast near Pakistan hospital

Islamabad, Aug 11 :  Twelve people were injured on Thursday in a roadside blast near a hospital in Pakistan’s Quetta city, police said.

“Balochistan Federal Shariat Court Judge Zahoor Shawani was the target in the attack,” the Nation daily quoted Balochistan Home Minister Sarfaraz Bugti as saying.  Civilians and security…

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NASA selects six firms to develop habitats for Mars mission

Washington, Aug 10 : In a bid to help advance the manned flight to Red Planet, the US space agency has selected six US companies to develop ground prototypes and concepts for deep space habitats. Habitation systems provide a safe place for humans to live as scientists move beyond Earth on…

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MH370 fell out of sky after engine failure

Canberra, Aug 9 :  Australian defence scientists who analysed signals from missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 have revealed the Boeing 777 fell very fast before crashing into the Indian Ocean off the coast of Western Australia.

Australian media reported on Tuesday that data analysis and manufacturer simulations showed it was likely…

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US Muslim woman fired from work for wearing hijab

Washinton, Aug 8 : A muslim woman in the US was fired from her new job at a dental clinic for wearing a hijab to work.

Najaf Khan was hired as a dental assistant at Fair Oaks Dental Care in Fairfax County last week. She did not wear the hijab at…

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