17 Sep 2015
Siem Reap: Vice President Hamid Ansari today visited Angkor Wat, the world's largest Hindu temple complex, days after India allayed Cambodian concerns over reports of building of a replica of the world heritage site in Bihar.
13 Nov 2015
Bangkok: At least four people were killed and four others injured in a bomb blast in southern Thailand, a police official said today.
23 Feb 2016
Chennai: As the political heat rises ahead of coming Assembly elections in Tamil Nadu, DMK today launched a hard-hitting advertisement campaign against AIADMK in newspapers and television channels, drawing a counter-offensive from the ruling party using the social media.
22 Feb 2016
Imphal: Eighty-seven bomb-shells, believed to be of World War 2 period, had been found at the border town of Moreh during excavation work for construction of a power sub-station.
27 Mar 2016
Palmyra: Syrian troops backed by Russian forces recaptured the famed ancient city of Palmyra from the Islamic State group today in a major victory over the militants.
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.
15 Feb 2016
Berlin: German government today said it did not believe that Russia and the West had entered a new Cold War and that it was in any case up to Moscow to prevent such a deterioration in relations.
30 Jan 2016
Moscow: The Kremlin yesterday lashed out at the White House after it backed up an allegation from the US Treasury that President Vladimir Putin is corrupt.
22 Jan 2016
Berlin: A Syrian suspected of being among jihadists who kidnapped a UN peacekeeper in Damascus in 2013 has been arrested over the "war crime", Germany's federal prosecutor said today.
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.