26 Jul 2015
New Delhi: In a different approach for rainfall forecast, scientists of Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM) and Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) have used variations in sea temperatures to predict monsoon in the subcontinent.
26 Jul 2015
Sanaa: Saudi-led coalition airstrikes hit a residential area in a quiet Red Sea town in Yemen, killing at least 120 people in the deadliest strike against civilians since the March offensive began, security and medical officials said.
18 Jul 2015
Mumbai: The stock markets rebounded sharply during the week with healthy gains as BSE Sensex and the broader Nifty rallied by nearly 3 percent, reclaiming the key 28,000 and 8,600-level respectively.
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.
21 Jul 2015
Seoul: North Korea is not interested in an Iran-like dialogue with the United States to give up its nuclear capabilities, the isolated country's Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Tuesday.
21 Jul 2015
Yaounde (Cameroon): Suspected Boko Haram militants have killed more than 20 people including multiple children in their latest attack on Northern Cameroon, easily overwhelming the few soldiers posted at the targeted village, residents have said.
20 Jul 2015
Mumbai: An Army jawan was killed when two youths allegedly snatched his service weapon and shot him in Bhusawal in North Maharashtra, police said today.
16 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Contracting for the seventh month in a row, India's exports dipped by 15.82 percent in June to USD 22.28 billion due to global slowdown and dip in crude oil prices that impacted shipments of petroleum products.
27 Apr 2015
Singapore: Brent crude prices held near a 4-1/2 month high above USD 65 a barrel on Monday, supported by concerns over fighting in Yemen disrupting Middle East supplies and signs that U.S. shale output may have started to decline.
10 Jul 2015
Chennai: After a little more than a month of intensive search, the debris of the missing Coast Guard Dornier aircraft and its Flight Data Recorder were located today off Tamil Nadu coastline, a top official said.