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.
27 Aug 2016
New Delhi: India on Friday reiterated the leaked Scorpene Submarine documents will not hurt the country's strategic interests with Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar stressing that it was not a "big concern" while the Australian whistleblower who broke the story claimed the Indian government was downplaying the incident and weapons data also figured in the papers.
15 Jul 2016
Moscow: The United States offered Russia a broad new military partnership in Syria, hoping the attraction of a unified campaign against the Islamic State group and al-Qaida and a Russian commitment to ground Syria's bombers could end five years of civil war. If finalized, the deal could dramatically alter America's role in the conflict.
17 Mar 2016
Bangkok: Thai Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon today embarked on a two-day visit to India for talks aimed at expanding bilateral military, security and economic cooperation.
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.
20 Sep 2016
Lucknow: The war in Uttar Pradesh's first family seems to be far from over, with Samajawadi Party's state unit head Shivpal Yadav on Monday asserting himself against Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav by expelling seven party functionaries, including three MLCs, considered close to him.
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.
17 Sep 2016
Mumbai: Notwithstanding his 21.2 million followers on Twitter and countless fan clubs each with an account in the micro-blogging site, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has come in the line of fire in the ongoing telecom war following the entry of Reliance Jio.
12 Aug 2016
Moscow: In what could easily be passed off as figment of really wild imagination, a married woman from the Russian capital of Moscow has filed a police complaint of a very serious nature–Raped By Pokemon Go Character!