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  1. Scottish Parliament backs referendum call

    03.28 / 20:07 oneindia.com Oneindia.com - World
    London, March 29: Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon's call for a second referendum on independence for Scotland has been formally backed by the Scottish Parliament. MSPs voted by 69 to 59 in favour of seeking permission for a referendum before…
  2. Trump signs order undoing Obama climate change policies

    03.28 / 20:07 oneindia.com Oneindia.com - World
    Washington, March 29: US President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed an executive order rolling back Obama-era rules aimed at curbing climate change. The President said this would put an end to the war on coal and job-killing regulations. The…
  3. Dozens injured in Italy highway accident

    03.28 / 19:28 oneindia.com Oneindia.com - World
    Bologna, March 28: Forty people were injured, two of them seriously, when a coach and a truck collided on a highway near the northern Italian city of Bologna.The accident happened on the A1-A14 motorway link.There were kilometres-long tailbacks from…
  4. Trump calls Modi, Congratulates him on UP election results, invites him to visit US

    03.28 / 18:46 oneindia.com Oneindia.com - World
    Washington, March 28: US President Donald Trump telephoned Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday to congratulate him on the Bharatiya Janata Party's victory in Uttar Pradesh and other states, according to the White House. During the call to "congratulate…
  5. White House on lockdown after suspicious package reported

    03.28 / 16:38 oneindia.com Oneindia.com - World
    Washington, March 28: The White House is on lockdown after a suspicious package was found near its grounds, media reports said on Tuesday.Authorities said that they are checking on a suspicious package that was reported at 15th Street and Pennsylvania…
  6. Protests, FIR against Oppo official who tore Indian flag

    03.28 / 16:38 oneindia.com Oneindia.com - World
    Noida, March 28: Amid high drama outside the office of Chinese mobile phone company Oppo here, an FIR was lodged on Tuesday against a company official who allegedly tore the national flag and threw it into a dustbin. Police…
  7. McDonald's honors 94-year-old woman for 44 years of service

    03.28 / 12:53 oneindia.com Oneindia.com - World
    Evansville, Mar 27: A 94-year-old Indiana woman celebrated her 44 years of working at McDonald's. The Evansville Courier & Press reports friends and co-workers threw a party for Loraine Maurer, of Evansville, last week. Maurer started working at McDonald's in…
  8. Bangladesh: Five awarded death sentences for killing photojournalist

    03.28 / 12:53 oneindia.com Oneindia.com - World
    Dhaka, March 28: A Dhaka court on Tuesday sentenced five persons to death for killing award-winning photojournalist Aftab Ahmed in 2013, a media report said.The verdict was announced by Judge Abdur Rahman Sarder of Dhaka Speedy Trial Tribunal 4.…
  9. Legendary South African anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Kathrada passes away

    03.28 / 12:53 oneindia.com Oneindia.com - World
    The Ahmed Kathrada Foundation has confirmed that 87-year-old stalwart Ahmed Kathrada died in the early hours of Tuesday morning at the Donald Gordon Hospital in Johannesburg. Kathrada had been ill for the last month‚ with his condition deteriorating…
  10. #BalochistanIsNotPakistan: Baloch people mark occupation day

    03.28 / 12:53 oneindia.com Oneindia.com - World
    Balochistan has been observing 27 March as 'Black Day' since the occupation of the province, in 1948 and each year they renew their pledge to continue the struggle for liberation and urge the international community including United Nations to support…
  11. Israel committed to working with US for peace: Netanyahu

    03.28 / 12:53 oneindia.com Oneindia.com - World
    Washington, March 28: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday that he is committed to working with US President Donald Trump to achieve peace with the Palestinians and all of the Jewish state's neighbours. "Israel's hand and my…
  12. Trump’s ‘Health Care Bill’ plans to limit maternity coverage

    03.24 / 09:12 oneindia.com Oneindia.com - World
    The Republican leaders on Friday held a discussion at the White House to repeal and replace Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare. The issue discussed was mainly focused on regarding whether the health care bill should include insurance companies covering…
  13. I'm President, and you're not: Trump tells Time magazine

    03.24 / 07:36 oneindia.com Oneindia.com - World
    Washington, March 24: US President Donald Trump has defended some of the most controversial claims of his young political career in a wide-ranging interview with Time magazine. "I'm a very instinctual person, but my instinct turns out to be right...…
  14. Bhagat Singh, a hero across borders: Pak observes death anniversary

    03.24 / 07:36 oneindia.com Oneindia.com - World
    Lahore, Mar 24: The civil society members and academics in Pakistan have demanded a public apology from the British Queen for the 'unjust killings' of Indian freedom fighters Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev as the country marked their 86th death…
  15. Twitter may offer paid services with advanced features

    03.24 / 07:36 oneindia.com Oneindia.com - World
    New York, March 24: Twitter is considering offering an advanced TweetDeck experience, with more powerful tools to help marketers and professionals find out what is happening in the world quicker, to gain more insights, and see the broadest range of…
  16. Taiwan court hears gay marriage landmark case

    03.24 / 06:38 oneindia.com Oneindia.com - World
    Taipei, Mar 24: Taiwan's constitutional court began hearing a landmark case on Friday that could make the island the first place in Asia to allow same-sex marriage. A panel of 14 grand justices will hear a debate over a disputed…
  17. Teenager found guilty of plotting terror attack in Sydney

    03.24 / 06:38 oneindia.com Oneindia.com - World
    Sydney, Mar 24: A Sydney teenager has pleaded guilty to plotting a terrorist attack on an Australian Veteran's Day ceremony last year. The then 16-year-old was arrested and charged with one count of planning a terrorist attack on April 24,…
  18. Canada passes bill to combat Islamophobia

    03.24 / 05:57 oneindia.com Oneindia.com - World
    Ottawa, Mar 24: Lawmakers in Canada's House of Commons, with strong encouragement from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government, passed a motion paving the way for future measures to combat Islamophobia. The motion, which passed easily on Thursday, asks…
  19. US not to attend Afghan peace conference in Russia

    03.24 / 05:57 oneindia.com Oneindia.com - World
    Washington, Mar 24: A State Department official has said that the United States will not attend a multinational peace conference on Afghanistan next month in Russia. The reason could be because the US wasn't consulted before receiving the invitation and…
  20. When a cheeky 3 year old girl stole the Pope's hat

    03.24 / 05:08 oneindia.com Oneindia.com - World
    This three-year-old Estella Westrick hilariously stealing a skullcap from Pope Francis is already doing rounds on the internet. Estella Westrick and her entire family were standing in a line to see the Pope Francis in Rome. The incident happened…