World News, International Breaking News, Latest World news headlines - Oneindia International News Get the latest world breaking news, international Headlines and current affairs from all over the world exclusively at Oneindia International News. Thu, 21 Mar 2019 19:33:03 +0530 World News, International Breaking News, Latest World news headlines - Oneindia International News Get the latest world breaking news, international Headlines and current affairs from all over the world exclusively at Oneindia International News. Bizarre! China police shares wanted criminal’s childhood photo to trace him; gets trolled Beijing, March 21: Sometimes, even the law-keepers come up with bizarre staff. The police in Southwest in Zhenxiong county of Southwest China's Yunnan province came under criticism recently for posting photograph of a dangerous criminal under the ‘wanted' list because the Thu, 21 Mar 2019 18:39:25 +0530 6 dead, 30 injured in blast at chemical plant in China Beijing, Mar 21: At lest six dead and 30 others injured in China chemical plant blast on Thursday. The blast occurred at a chemical facility run by Tianjiayi Chemical in Yancheng, Jiangsu province, city officials said. South China Morning Thu, 21 Mar 2019 19:26:43 +0530 Christchurch shooting: NZ bans assault, all military-style semi-automatic rifles, changes gun laws Wellington, Mar 21: Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Thursday has announced a ban on all military-style semi-automatic weapons and all assault rifles. She also announced immediate action to prevent stock-piling and a buyback scheme that could cost anywhere between $100m and Thu, 21 Mar 2019 09:38:23 +0530 Man who wanted Christchurch-like attack in India sacked, deported from Dubai Dubai, Mar 21: An employee working with UAE-based Transguard Group was sacked and deported from Dubai after he allegedly celebrated the mass killing of Muslims in New Zealand last week. At least 50 people were killed and dozens wounded by a Thu, 21 Mar 2019 10:53:53 +0530 Further terror attack on India will be extremely problematic: US to Pakistan Washington, Mar 21: The United States has asked Pakistan to take sustained, verifiable and irreversible action against the perpetrators of terrorism, while warning the country that another terror attack on India will prove to be "extremely problematic". "We need Thu, 21 Mar 2019 09:50:28 +0530 No construction to take place 30 acres around Kartarpur Gurdwara, says Pakistan Islamabad, Mar 21: Pakistan PM Imran Khan agreeing to the Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu's proposal for preserving the land around Kartarpur Sahib corridor has decided not to construct any building on 30 acres used by Guru Nanak for farming. Thu, 21 Mar 2019 09:23:55 +0530 US: Indian-origin restaurant owner accused of sexually harassment New York, Mar 21: An Indian-origin owner of a restaurant franchise has been accused of sexually harassing women employees. The accused, Manish Patel, is the owner and general manager of Swami Pancake, a franchise of an American pancake restaurant chain in Thu, 21 Mar 2019 10:33:32 +0530 US: Neomi Rao sworn in as judge of powerful US court Washington, Mar 21: Prominent Indian-American lawyer Neomi Jehangir Rao (45) has been sworn in as US Circuit Judge for the powerful District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals, replacing the controversial Justice Brett Kavanaugh. Joined by her husband Alan Lefkowitz, Rao Thu, 21 Mar 2019 10:53:37 +0530 EU opposes UK PM May's plan to delay Brexit till June 30 Brussels, March 21: The European Union (EU) has opposed British Prime Minister Theresa May's plan to delay Brexit until June 30, as per a leaked internal EU diplomatic note, Independent reported. "Any extension offered to the United Kingdom should Thu, 21 Mar 2019 06:38:41 +0530 Boeing 737 MAX to face first congressional hearing Washington, Mar 21:  Boeing's ill-fated 737 MAX and federal regulators next week will face the first public grilling by Congress over the two fatal plane crashes in recent months. Senator Ted Cruz, the Texas Republican, called for a hearing of the Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:07:13 +0530 Experts opine that Tuberculosis can be eradicated by 2045 Paris, Mar 21: The world can eradicate tuberculosis by 2045 if the fight against the killer disease is properly funded, an international team of experts has said. Warning of the immense economic and social costs of inaction, they said that better Thu, 21 Mar 2019 11:03:48 +0530 Nirav Modi to be held in one of England’s most overcrowded jails London, Mar 20: Fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi, arrested by Scotland Yard on behalf of the Indian authorities, will be held at a prison in south-west London considered one of England's most overcrowded jails. The 48-year-old, who appeared in the Thu, 21 Mar 2019 02:06:12 +0530 Nirav Modi in possession of three passports, UK court told London, Mar 20: Fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi, arrested by Scotland Yard on behalf of the Indian authorities, was in possession of three passports, it emerged when he was produced before the Westminster Magistrates' Court in London on Wednesday. The Wed, 20 Mar 2019 23:15:21 +0530 'Protecting hindu terrorists': Pak summons Indian envoy to protest Samjhauta verdict Islamabad, Mar 20: Pakistan on Wednesday summoned the Indian High Commissioner in Islamabad to protest against the acquittal of all four accused in Samjhauta Express terror attack case. Pakistan's Acting Foreign Secretary summoned Indian High Commissioner Ajay Bisaria today Wed, 20 Mar 2019 21:48:13 +0530 Hot sauce is saving human lives in US nowadays… Interesting, isn’t it? Washington, March 20: Hot sauce is not exactly something known for saving human life but a couple of instances in the US in the recent past can soon earn it such a tag. Earlier in March, a man in Oregon who Wed, 20 Mar 2019 19:14:00 +0530 Exploration of asteroid Bennu: NASA spacecraft discovers evidence of water-bearing minerals Washington, Mar 20: A NASA spacecraft, that will return a sample of a near-Earth asteroid named Bennu to Earth in 2023, has discovered plumes erupting from the cosmic body's surface -- among a numerous other findings including evidence of water-bearing minerals. Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:30:50 +0530 London Court rejects Nirav Modi's bail plea, to stay in jail till March 29 London, Mar 20: The bail plea of fugitive businessman Nirav Modi, the main accused in the PNB scam case, was rejected by a London court on on Wednesday. Fugitive Indian diamantaire Nirav Modi was arrested from Holborn metro station on Tuesday in Thu, 21 Mar 2019 00:10:47 +0530 Don’t blame me for NZ attacks, says US President Trump Washington, March 20: US President Donald Trump on Monday, March 18, tweeted saying that he is being unfairly blamed for the horrific shootings in two mosques in Christchurch in New Zealand on February 15 that left 50 people dead. Wed, 20 Mar 2019 14:07:10 +0530 New study reveals that skin diseases more prevalent than thought Berlin, Mar 20: Skin diseases may be much more prevalent than thought, but many affected people do not consult a physician, a study has found. The published in the Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology estimated the prevalence Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:03:14 +0530 6.4 magnitude earthquake hits Western Turkey Istanbul, Mar 20: An earthquake measuring 6.4 on the Richter scale struck western Turkey on Wednesday, said reports. The epicentre of the quake was around seven kms deep from the surface. The details on he exact location of the epicentre are Wed, 20 Mar 2019 12:50:40 +0530 Canada: Jagmeet Singh creates history, debuts in the House of Commons Ottawa, Mar 20: Indian-origin Jagmeet Singh has created political history in Canada when he made his debut in the House of Commons as the first non white leader of a major opposition party in the country. The arrival of the turbaned Wed, 20 Mar 2019 13:52:46 +0530 Philippines' crackdown on drugs: Methamphetamine worth $20.7 million seized; 4 Chinese arrested Manila, Mar 20: Philippine authorities have seized methamphetamine concealed in tea wrappers and biscuit cans in their second-largest drug haul this year in a sign of how the problem has persisted despite the president's bloody anti-drug crackdown. Three Chinese Wed, 20 Mar 2019 13:41:19 +0530 Human Rights Watch urges Japan to stop requiring transgender sterilisation Tokyo, Mar 20: Human Rights Watch is urging Japan to drop its requirement that transgender people be sterilised to have their gender changed on official documents. A 2004 law states people wishing to register a gender change must have their original Wed, 20 Mar 2019 13:58:50 +0530 India's growth in last 5 yrs has been transformational: Shringla Washington, Mar 20: The rapid economic growth and developmental strides of India in the last five years have been transformational and the country is all set to emerge as a USD 5 trillion economy in the next five years, India's envoy Wed, 20 Mar 2019 11:21:30 +0530 Cyclone Idai wreaks havoc in in southern Africa; 350 dead, hundreds missing Chimanimani (Zimbabwe), Mar 20: Aid workers rushed to rescue victims clinging to trees and crammed on rooftops on Tuesday after a cyclone unleashed devastating floods in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi. More than 350 people were confirmed dead, hundreds were missing and Wed, 20 Mar 2019 12:16:56 +0530 China: Man trains dog to supervise daughter concentrating on homework Beijing, March 20: Dog is man's best friend is not something new to learn about. Dog protecting its masters and families is a common occurrence. However, one man in China even went to the extreme of training his canine to supervise Wed, 20 Mar 2019 10:23:57 +0530 Company run by Trump's son-in-law accused of flouted rules New York, Mar 20: A New York City councilman accused the Kushner family real estate company on Tuesday of putting tenants in danger by allowing several of its buildings to avoid safety inspections. New York Oversight Committee Chair Ritchie Wed, 20 Mar 2019 10:38:16 +0530 Venezuela crisis: Trump reaffirms that US considering 'all options' Washington, Mar 20: US President Donald Trump on Tuesday reaffirmed that "all options" are being considered in his drive to bring down Venezuela's socialist President Nicolas Maduro. "All options are on the table," he told reporters in the White House. "It's Wed, 20 Mar 2019 10:46:02 +0530 'I intend to designate Brazil as a major non-NATO Ally': Donald Trump Washington, Mar 20: US President Donald Trump has said that he intends to designate Brazil as a "major non-NATO ally", a move aimed to cement America's ties with the Latin American country where China has made deep strides in recent years. Wed, 20 Mar 2019 10:52:26 +0530 US denies Amnesty's charge that civilians were killed in Somalia in air strikes Nairobi, Mar 20: US forces have "dramatically increased" the number of air strikes in Somalia with several civilians killed by the powerful missiles, Amnesty International said on Wednesday, reports denied by the military. Amnesty calculates that there have been Wed, 20 Mar 2019 10:58:12 +0530