Militants kill more than 230 at Sinai mosque in Egypt’s deadliest attack

By Ahmed Tolba and Patrick Markey CAIRO, Nov 25 : Militants killed more than 230 people at a mosque in North Sinai on Friday, detonating a bomb and gunning down fleeing worshippers in the deadliest such attack in Egypt’s modern history, state media and witnesses said. No group immediately claimed responsibility for the assault, but […]

Canadian charged in Yahoo hacking case to plead guilty in US

By Nate Raymond Undated, Nov 25 : A Canadian accused by the United States of helping Russian intelligence agents break into email accounts as part of a massive 2014 breach of Yahoo accounts is expected to plead guilty next week, according to court records. Karim Baratov, who earlier this year waived his right to fight […]

‘Wonder’ character came with ease: Jacob Tremblay

Los Angeles, Nov 25 : Child artiste Jacob Tremblay says he felt a deep connection with his “Wonder” character Auggie Pullman. Also starring Julia Roberts and Owen Wilson, “Wonder” tells the story of a 10-year-old boy (Tremblay), born with facial deformities who makes the transition from home schooling to a private school. The film is […]

India condemns Egypt terror attack

New Delhi, Nov 25 : India on Friday strongly condemned the terror attack at a mosque in Egypt that claimed at least 270 lives. “Government of India strongly condemns the heinous act of terrorism that has claimed innocent lives in Bir-al-Abed, North Sinai in Egypt today,” External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar tweeted. “In this […]

Haryana notifies policy for cashless medical services to state govt employees

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh Haryana Health Department has notified the policy for providing cashless medical services to the State Government employees and pensioners with effect from November 30, 2017. Stating this here on Tuesday, a spokesman of the Department said that the scheme would be only for regular State Government employees and pensioners. He said […]

Haryana orders probe on Fortis after girls death

DW BUREAU / Chandigarh Taking note of the death of a seven-year-old girl at Gurugram’s Fortis Hospital and the subsequent bill of Rs 18 lakh slapped on the family, Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij on Tuesday said a senior officer will investigate the case. “No hospital will be allowed to play with the health and […]