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Laptops may be banned from checked bags on planes

Ottawa : The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) might consider a ban on laptops from checked baggage on planes due to a fire risk under a proposal being recommended by a global air safety panel, a media report said. The ICAO,…

Rockets fired in Kabul’s diplomatic area

Kabul : Three rockets were fired onto a diplomatic area in Kabul on Saturday, Afghan police and witnesses said. "The attack occurred at around 6.10 a.m., and the rockets struck localities in Police District 10 and Police District 9," a…

VP Naidu undergoes angiography at AIIMS

New Delhi : Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Friday underwent angiography procedure at the All India Institute of a Medical Sciences, according to a senior cardiologist at the hospital. Naidu was admitted to the hospital on Friday after…

58 pc minor Rohingya face health hazards

Geneva: Nearly fifty-eight per cent of the about 600,000 Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh are children who suffer from severe malnutrition, a UN report released said. The UN Children's Fund (Unicef) report also said that these children were…