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Nature - the ignition point Analyses & Assessments

Nature - the ignition point

On June 17, a massive forest fire in central Portugal killed 60 people and left several injured. The Portuguese government has declared three days of...

London tragedy: a tryst with history Analyses & Assessments

London tragedy: a tryst with history

For keen followers of history, the tragic fire that engulfed Grenfell Tower resulting in the death of at least 12 people in London on 14th June, 2017...

Massive fire engulfs Grenfell Tower Analyses & Assessments

Massive fire engulfs Grenfell Tower

A huge fire consumed the 24-storey Grenfell Tower in Kensington, West London, resulting in the deaths of at least six and leaving more than twenty in...

Dozens killed in Bangladesh landslides Analyses & Assessments

Dozens killed in Bangladesh landslides

A number of landslides triggered by heavy monsoons in Bangladesh have resulted in the deaths of more than 46 people in the country. Many of the...

A war will end all … Analyses & Assessments

A war will end all …

Russia and United States have shared an interesting history, both countries have engaged in a Cold War, in the years following the world’s two major...

Iran twin attacks Analyses & Assessments

Iran twin attacks

Terror group ISIS claims responsibility for the twin attacks in Iran. On 7th June 2017, the Iranian parliament and mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini...

London Bridge terror attack Analyses & Assessments

London Bridge terror attack

Twelve people have been arrested after the London terror attack which left seven people dead and 48 injured. The arrests in Barking, east London,...

Can terror be tamed? Analyses & Assessments

Can terror be tamed?

Following the bomb blast that took place in Manchester, on 22nd May 2017, families of victims have delayed all funeral processes as the investigation...

Bomb Blasts in Jakarta Analyses & Assessments

Bomb Blasts in Jakarta

On 24th of May 2017, a suicide bomb attack took place in Jakarta which killed three police officers and injured 10 people in a twin blast near a bus...

Manchester Arena blast Analyses & Assessments

Manchester Arena blast

The Manchester blast that took place on the 22nd of May 2017 has killed 22 and injured 59 people, as per reports on the 23rd of May 2017. The blast...

Drones in Uttarakhand Analyses & Assessments

Drones in Uttarakhand

The Uttarakhand Forest Department has deployed three drones for monitoring forest fire in thr region. This is the first time that drones are have...

Kashmir Violence Escalates Analyses & Assessments

Kashmir Violence Escalates

A 17-year-old teen has now been added to the list of people who have died at the hands of the paramilitary officers deployed in Kashmir as the unrest...

Fire destroys French migrant camp Analyses & Assessments

Fire destroys French migrant camp

A camp housing 1,500 migrants in northern France has been destroyed in a fire that began during a fight between Afghans and Kurds. At least 10 people...

Attack in Stockholm Analyses & Assessments

Attack in Stockholm

On April 10th 2017, People gathered from around Sweden to honor those who lost their lives in an..

St. Petersburg Attack Analyses & Assessments

St. Petersburg Attack

On the 4th of April 2017, a suicide bomber detonated an explosive on a crowded train in St. Petersburg, Russia. The attack has killed 14 people with...

Supercars impounded in Chennai Analyses & Assessments

Supercars impounded in Chennai

On 26 February 2017, Sunday, ten imported cars - including a Ferrari, two Lamborghinis, a Mercedes and an Audi - standing in a row outside the...

Chennai oil spill Analyses & Assessments

Chennai oil spill

On the 28th of January, two oil tankers collided of the coast of Chennai at the Ennore Port; spilling an estimated 80 tons of oil and sludge into the...

Rail accident Analyses & Assessments

Rail accident

Are the Indian Railways (IR) becoming increasingly unsafe?