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.
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.
17 Aug 2016
New Delhi: A day after kite strings claimed three lives in the national capital, the Delhi government on Wednesday imposed a ban on the sale, production and storage of glass-coated threads or Chinese manjha even as a blame game erupted with Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia claiming the Environment Secretary took seven days to clear a notification.
14 Jan 2014
Bangkok: Thousands of Thai opposition protesters marched on government buildings in the capital on Tuesday as part of their ‘shutdown’ of Bangkok aimed at derailing elections and toppling the government.
17 Jul 2016
Nice: The Islamic State group claimed responsibility today for the truck massacre in Nice, as France highlighted the "extreme difficulty" of preventing such attacks amid tough questions over security failures.
22 Oct 2016
Beijing: The US action was the latest attempt to counter what Washington sees as Beijing's efforts to limit freedom of navigation in the strategic waters, U.S. officials said. The Chinese Defense Ministry called the move "illegal" and "provocative," saying that two Chinese warships had warned the U.S. destroyer to leave.
03 Mar 2014
Bangkok: Thailand is one inseparable nation state and the caretaker government does not support any bid to ever divide it, acting Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra said on Monday.
15 Jul 2016
Mumbai: Claiming that his statements were "doctored and tampered out of context", controversial NRI televangelist Zakir Naik today asserted that he was a "messenger of peace" and unequivocally condemned all terror and terrorist activities.
18 Oct 2016
Bhubaneswar: A major fire broke out in the ICU and dialysis ward on Monday evening, killing at least 20 patients while many others are reported to be in a critical condition.
16 Dec 2010
A roadside bomb killed 14 civilians in western Afghanistan on Thursday and four Afghan soldiers died in a U.S. air strike overnight, hours before a U.S. strategy review reported progress in the Afghan war.