Articles by Amrutha Gayathri
- Islamists Rally In Bangladesh Demanding Tough Laws Against Bloggers Insulting Islam
April 06 2013 6:13 AM
Islamist groups in Bangladesh held a mass protest Saturday in Dhaka, demanding the government introduce an anti-blasphemy law.
- Egypt Says $4.8 Billion IMF Loan Agreement Likely In Two Weeks
April 04 2013 6:49 AM
Egypt's planning minister said Thursday the government may reach a final agreement over a $4.8 billion loan in two weeks.
- Two Palestinian Teens Shot Dead In Israeli Fire In West Bank
April 04 2013 4:26 AM
Two Palestinian teenagers were shot and killed by Israeli forces in the West Bank city of Tulkarm.
- Suicide Bombers Storm Into Afghan Courthouse Killing 10, Injuring Over 70
April 03 2013 8:07 AM
Suicide bombers dressed as Afghan soldiers attacked a courthouse in the western Afghan city of Farah Wednesday.
- World War II Bomb Scare Strikes Germany Again
April 03 2013 6:40 AM
An unexploded bomb from the World War II was uncovered near Berlin’s main train station Tuesday afternoon.
- Israel Air Strikes Gaza After Palestinian Rocket Attack
April 03 2013 5:20 AM
Israel carried out an air strike on the Gaza Strip Wednesday in response to a Palestinian rocket attack on Israel on Tuesday.
- Modi's Induction Into BJP's Top Board, A Step Closer To Becoming PM Nominee?
April 01 2013 8:15 AM
Narendra Modi, the chief minister of India’s Gujarat state, was inducted into the topmost decision-making body of BJP, Sunday.
- Foreign Tourist Raped Aboard Minibus In Rio de Janeiro
April 01 2013 7:01 AM
A foreign tourist was raped on a minibus in Rio de Janeiro, Brazilian police said Monday.
- Egyptian Satirist Grilled For Targeting Morsi, Islam
March 31 2013 6:41 AM
A popular Egyptian satirical show host was issued an arrest warrant Saturday for allegedly insulting Islam and President Mohamed Morsi.
- South Africa Chopper Crash Kills 5 Soldiers On Patrol
March 31 2013 5:14 AM
A South African military helicopter patrolling the Kruger National Park Saturday crashed, killing five air force members.
- Vietnam Claims China Fired On Fishing Boat In South China Sea
March 26 2013 7:06 AM
Vietnam accused a Chinese vessel Tuesday of firing upon a Vietnamese fishing boat in the disputed South China Sea.
- Indian States Bihar, Maharashtra Crack Down On Cough Syrup Sale
March 26 2013 5:17 AM
Authorities in the Indian states of Bihar and Maharashtra imposed restrictions on the sale of a cough syrup.