24 Jun 2016
Srinagar: Three militants were yesterday killed in an encounter with security forces in Lolab area of north Kashmir's Kupwara district.
22 Jun 2016
Washington: The US has strongly condemned North Korea's launch of two ballistic missiles describing the move by the hermit nation as "threatening and provocative".
15 Jun 2016
Washington: North Korea may be significantly expanding its nuclear weapons production and could have added six or more weapons to its stockpile in the last 18 months, a US research institute said yesterday.
08 Apr 2014
Singapore: Oil prices rose in Asian trade on Monday on renewed fears about Ukraine after pro-Russian protesters seized government buildings in the eastern city of Donetsk.
11 Jun 2016
Seoul: A North Korean anti-smoking campaign has apparently failed to persuade young leader Kim Jong-Un to quit, despite his late father's warning that "a cigarette is like a gun aiming at your heart".
29 Mar 2016
Seoul: North Korea test-fired a short-range missile or rocket into the sea off its east coast today, South Korea's military said, the latest in a series of launches amid rising tension on the divided peninsula.
27 May 2016
Cairo: Airbus has detected signals from the Mediterranean Sea where the EgyptAir flight 804 crashed last week, media reports said.
07 May 2012
Oil prices extended losses in Asian trade on Monday, as French and Greek election results stoked investor concerns over the eurozone debt crisis, while disappointing US economic data also weighed.
03 Mar 2016
Seoul: North Korea fired short-range projectiles into the sea off its eastern coast today, South Korea's Defence Ministry said, hours after the UN Security Council imposed tough new sanctions on Pyongyang.
23 May 2016
Washington: Why has the sea ice cover surrounding Antarctica been increasing slightly, in sharp contrast to the drastic loss of sea ice occurring in the Arctic Ocean?