21 Jan 2015
Washington: Facebook said today it would step up efforts to limit circulation of bogus "news stories" in user feeds, saying it is an annoyance for members of the huge social network.
16 Jan 2015
KARACHI: A photographer with French news agency was wounded in Pakistan on Friday after being shot during clashes against the satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo outside the French consulate in the port city of Karachi, police said.
23 Jan 2015
Brisbane: Tim Cahill's brilliant double strike sank China and took Australia into the Asian Cup semi-finals as Son Heung-Min defied illness to lead South Korea into the last four.
29 Dec 2014
New Delhi: ‘The First Superstar’ of Indian cinema, Rajesh Khanna is the only actor in Bollywood to give 15 consecutive hit films between year 1969-72. The actor who gave a number of memorable films has worked in more than 150 movies.
25 Dec 2014
Raipur: Chhattisgarh was in the news in 2014 for all the wrong reasons be it increasing Maoist strikes resulting in heavy losses to lives of security forces or the death of 13 young women after surgeries at state-run sterilisation camps in Bilaspur.
19 Jan 2015
Uruguay: When hitchhiker Gerhald Acosta put his hand up to hitch a ride, one Good Samaritan offered to take him onboard. But the ride only took him as far as the presidential palace.
20 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Rupert Murdoch-led News Corp on Saturday announced acquisition of India's financial advisory start-up firm BigDecisions.com for an undisclosed sum.
26 Dec 2014
New Delhi: A largest-ever housing scheme in its history offering over 25,000 flats across categories and a curious case of "ghost employees" on its roster kept Delhi Development Authority (DDA) in news in 2014.
01 Dec 2014
Sultanpur: Former Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh on Monday praised the six months of Narendra Modi-led BJP government in power, saying that he can find no shortcomings in its functioning until now.
13 Dec 2014
Madrid: Spain's main web-surfers' association warned today that national media will lose huge internet traffic when Google shuts its Google News operation next week in protest at being made to pay for content, while newspapers called for talks to prevent the closure.