20 May 2015
Beijing: Chinese companies have been illegally fishing off the coast of West Africa, environmental campaign group Greenpeace said in a study on Wednesday, at times sending incorrect location data suggesting they are as far away as Mexico.
22 May 2015
Srinagar: Working president of the Opposition National Conference, Omar Abdullah on Friday hit out at PDP-BJP coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir over the remarks of Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on the strategy of eliminating militants in the state.
12 May 2015
Washington: The first International Day of Yoga would be celebrated at the historic National Mall here on June 21 featuring yoga demonstrations by experts and Indian dance and music, Indian envoy to the US Arun K Singh has said.
02 Jun 2013
Spelling Bee spells it wrong? 'Knaidel', the word that won 13-year-old Indian-American Arvind Mahankali the Scripps National Spelling Bee crown may have been wrongly spelled, Jewish linguists have claimed.
21 May 2015
New Delhi: The legal battle between boxers Akhil Kumar and Dilbagh Singh over a defamation suit filed by the former has become uglier with the Chandigarh District Court issuing warrants against mediapersons in whose presence the "slanderous" comments were made.
21 May 2015
Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), on Thursday was trading flat at 6.95 points or 0.02 percent up during the morning session.
13 May 2015
Srinagar: Opposition National Conference legislator Altaf Ahmad Wani on Wednesday said he has moved a privilege motion against Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed for allegedly ignoring him during his day-long tour of his Pahalagam constituency.
09 May 2015
Kolkata: Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut, who chose a trailing gown instead of the often chosen traditional outfit at the 62nd National Awards ceremony, says she wanted to "look like a star".
30 May 2013
A total of 15 Indian-American students, including six girls, have made it to the national Spelling Bee semifinals, making it almost one-third of the total 42 candidates who have qualified.
19 May 2015
New Delhi: The government has approved the National Rifle Association of India's (NRAI) proposal to hire five specialised coaches for the junior teams, providing a fillip to the country's upcoming shooters.