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After Visa Delays, Afghan Girls Robotics Team Reaches US for Competition

With two words – “Team Afghanistan” – the crowd assembled in the stands at DAR Constitution Hall erupted into a deafening roar Sunday as the teen-aged girls made their way onto a sprawling stage, waving their country’s flag and donning head scarves in matching colors.Their triumphant entrance on the stage Sunday at the¬†FIRST Global Robotics Challenge¬†marked the end of a ... Read More »

Indian Navy Teams Join Sri Lanka Flood Rescue Ops As Toll Reaches 193

More than 300 Indian navy personnel are in Sri Lanka including divers and medical officers. COLOMBO: Indian Navy diving and medical teams joined rescue efforts of Sri Lankan authorities in flood-hit regions as the death toll in the country’s worst torrential rains since 2003 climbed today to 193. The Disaster Management Centre (DMC) said the adverse weather condition had left ... Read More »