27 Aug 2014
Chandigarh: With a view to facilitate its employees, pensioners and their dependents in availing the facility of medical advance and reimbursement of medical bills on time, the Haryana government has reviewed its medical policy.
30 Aug 2014
Geneva: The number of Syrians forced to flee their country as a result of the civil war that began in 2011 topped three million Friday, UN refugee agency said.
16 Sep 2014
Chandigarh: They may not be having the big names in world cricket but that doesn't dampen the sprits of South African team Dolphins, who are eyeing to win the Champions League T20.
01 Sep 2014
New Delhi: India men will face Sri Lanka in their tournament opener while the eves will be up against Thailand in their first match of the hockey competition at the 17th Asian Games to be held in Incheon, South Korea from September 19 to October 4.
06 Sep 2014
Bangkok: Thailand's new Prime Minister Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha, who seized power in a military coup over three months ago, has said he wants to lift martial law in the country but the current situation does not permit it.
19 Sep 2014
New Delhi: It has been a tradition with visiting Chinese leaders to meet the family of Dr Dwarkanath Kotnis and President Xi Jinping followed it by meeting the sister of the famed physician and recalling "the fine representative who gave his precious life in China".
09 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Search engine giant Google on Tuesday celebrated 186th birth anniversary of Leo Tolstoy, the Russian author and philosopher, with a Doodle slideshow showcasing his greatest works.
08 Sep 2014
JERUSALEM: Scores of Palestinians rioted in East Jerusalem on Sunday after hearing that a youth from their neighbourhood had died of wounds suffered in a clash with Israeli police last week.
17 Sep 2014
London: The 2022 World Cup in Qatar has been beset by controversy but for the visionaries bringing football back to life in Afghanistan it represents a shining, magical light at the end of a very long and dark tunnel.
21 Aug 2014
New Delhi: As many as 54 Indian soldiers, who were captured as Prisoners of Wars during battles of 1965 and 1971, are still believed to be in Pakistani jails, according to a RTI reply.