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Diljit Dosanjh: Sandeep Singh is a Soorma in the true sense

June 18, 2020 2:44 pm

Diljit has been hearing a lot of scripts for his debut in the digital space and might soon be seen reaching out to people through the web. Soorma also starring Taapsee Pannu and Angad Bedi will hit theatres this Friday.

Brazil judge overseeing Petrobas corruption probe dies in plane crash

January 20, 2017 11:12 am

The Brazil judge held an important role in the "Car Wash" investigation into a multibillion-dollar bribe scheme at the state oil company Petrobras.

Colombia plane crash: Jet plane running out of fuel, pilot's final word

December 01, 2016 2:33 pm

The disaster on Monday night killed 71 people and sent shock waves round the global soccer world.

Brazil: Former president's corruption probe returned to crusading judge

June 14, 2016 9:44 am

Lula, is under investigation for allegedly benefiting, in the form of payments and a luxury apartment, from the corruption scheme uncovered at the state run oil company.

Brazil: Dilma Rousseff calls for holding referendum on early elections

June 11, 2016 7:47 am

Analysts say that the move may get votes of undecided senators in her favor in the impeachment trial

Brazil: Bus crashes near Sao Paulo, 16 dead

June 10, 2016 7:45 am

Many of the passengers were university students commuting from the city to smaller towns.

Brazil acting president pushes for quick impeachment process for Dilma Rousseff

June 03, 2016 2:28 pm

Acting President Michel Temer wants Rousseff to return to power before Rio Olympics

Brazil Petrobras scandal: Minister Fabiano Silveira resigns over leaked audio

May 31, 2016 10:42 am

The recording reveals Silveira talking to Senate President Renan Calheiros and Sergio Machado, the president of Petrobras subsidiary Transpetro, criticising a probe into graft at state oil giant Petrobras.

Acting president Temer vows to get Brazil 'back on rails'

May 14, 2016 3:56 pm

Brazil's acting president Michel Temer vowed to get Latin America's largest economy back on track after a cascade of crises put an end to 13 years of leftist rule.

Brazil President Dilma Rousseff impeached, now what?

May 14, 2016 3:09 pm

Dilma Rousseff is accused of using accounting tricks to hide budget deficits and bolster an embattled government.

BRAZIL PHOTOS

A Brazilian carnival of powerful and curly hair

February 09, 2015 2:28 pm

Women held signs that read "Powerful and Curly-Haired" at the celebrations.

BRAZIL VIDEOS

2018 FIFA World Cup: France vs Uruguay | Brazil vs Belgium Match Preview

June 18, 2020 2:46 pm

After group stages and round of 16 at the FIFA World Cup, things get tougher with eight teams remaining in the competition and quest for silverware getting all the more daunting.

2018 FIFA World Cup: France vs Uruguay | Brazil vs Belgium Match Preview

June 18, 2020 2:46 pm

After group stages and round of 16 at the FIFA World Cup, things get tougher with eight teams remaining in the competition and quest for silverware getting all the more daunting.

UAE, Germany and Italy condemn Pathankot attack

January 08, 2016 2:58 pm

New Delhi, Jan 08 (ANI): The governments of UAE, Germany and Italy have condemned the terrorist attack on Indian Air Force base in Pathankot in which seven security personnel were martyred."Terrorism and extremism know no borders and no limits and pose a threat to innocent people everywhere around the world. In order to contain the dangerous threat that terrorism poses to our countries and peoples, international cooperation is indispensable," the Foreign Ministry of UAE said in a statement. Although, the UAE assured India of complete support in its fight against terrorism. "We utterly condemn the terrorist attacks on the Indian air force base in Pathankot and on the Indian Consulate General in Mazar-e-Sharif. The responsible parties must be identified and held accountable," Federal Foreign Office Spokesperson said in a statement. Earlier, Italy, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Japan, South Korea, Maldives, Nepal, Brazil and France also condemned the terrorist attack. Six terrorists were neutralised in the terror attack at the Pathankot air base that began in the wee hours on January 1. Seven security personnel were martyred in the terror attack. The conspiracy behind the terrorist attack in Pathankot was hatched in Markaj, Pakistan, as per high-level official sources.

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