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No backlogs, red tape in W Bengal: Mamata in UK

London, July 29: West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee has called on the UK to invest in her state stating that "backlogs and red tape are gone"....

Woman dies in China escalator accident

China,July 28: A Chinese woman died after being trapped in a shopping mall escalator, but not before pushing her two-year-old son to safety in central...

Gunfight kills at least 20 at Afghanstan wedding

Afghanistan,July 27: At least 20 people were killed when a gunfight broke out at a wedding party in northern Afghanistan, officials said today, highli...

Search for missing students turns up 129 bodies in Mexico

Mexico,July 27: The search for 43 missing college students in the southern state of Guerrero has turned up at least 60 clandestine graves and 129 bodi...

5.5 magnitude quake hits Islamabad, 3 killed

Islamabad: At least three people, including two women, died when a 5.5-magnitude quake hit Pakistan's capital Islamabad, as also parts of the country'...