01 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Tamil Nadu Rajya Sabha member Sasikala Pushpa, who reportedly slapped DMK MP Tiruchi Siva at Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport, on Monday broke down in Parliament and claimed, “There is a threat to my life.”
04 Jul 2016
Beijing: Criticising the strong reactions from India over China blocking its bid to enter NSG, a state-run daily today said India is "still stuck" in the 1962 war mindset as it called for a more objective evaluation of Beijing's stand.
06 Sep 2015
Bangkok: Thailand's military-appointed reform council today shot down a controversial new constitution drafted after last year's coup, delaying return of democracy to the country in the grip of political turmoil.
06 Sep 2016
Beijing: China is lauding its successful hosting of the G20 summit in scenic Hangzhou, with open confrontation largely avoided and broad consensus reached over the fragile state of the global economy and the need for a wide range of policies to fix it.
13 Jun 2016
Cairo: Islamic State claimed responsibility today for the shooting that killed at least 50 people at a gay nightclub in Orlando Florida, in an official broadcast on the group's Radio.
13 Jun 2016
Orlando: A man armed with an assault rifle and pledging loyalty to Islamic State militants killed 50 people during a gay pride celebration at a nightclub in Orlando, Florida, yesterday in the deadliest mass shooting in US history, a rampage President Barack Obama denounced as an act of terror and hate.
19 Sep 2015
New Delhi: The Vice President Hamid Ansari returned home last night after concluding his four-day two-nation trip of Cambodia and Laos during which he held talks with the top leaders of the two countries to bolster India's economic engagement with the ASEAN region.
25 Apr 2011
At least seven Cambodian and five Thai troops died in three days of heavy exchange of fire between Thailand and Cambodia on their disputed border, officials said on Monday.
25 Aug 2016
Karkamis (Turkey): Turkey sent more tanks into Syria and sternly warned a Kurdish militia to withdraw from frontline positions, a day after pro-Ankara Syria opposition fighters captured a key border town from terrorists.
17 Apr 2016
Tokyo: At least 41 people were killed in a strong earthquake measuring 7.3 on the Richter Scale that struck the island of Kyushu in southwestern Japan.The quake on Saturday came after a sizable foreshock hit Kumamoto prefecture on Thursday.