07 Jul 2014
Hanoi: Sixteen people were killed and five injured when a Vietnamese military helicopter crashed in the capital Hanoi on Monday during a training exercise, a top military official said.
03 Jul 2014
Johannesburg: South African Indian couples would rather adopt a child from India despite the lengthy administrative processes than adopting one of the many African babies put up for adoption in their own country, acccording to a leading social worker here.
20 Jun 2014
New York: A new facial recognition computer tool can help a missing child meet his/her parents by rapidly and accurately matching pictures with their biological parents.
05 Jul 2014
Srinagar: An unidentified militant was killed and an Army jawan injured in an encounter in Tral area of South Kashmir's Pulwama district on Saturday. Security forces launched a search operation in the forest area of Aripal village in Tral area following information about presence of militants there, an Army spokesman said.
26 May 2014
Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat will visit Kedarnath on May 30 to assess the progress of reconstruction work in the calamity-hit areas and take some important decisions related to the exercise including identification of the location for a new Kedarpuri.
12 Jul 2014
Mumbai: At least one person was killed and around six others got injured when an under-construction two-storey building collapsed in Mumbai's Colaba region on Saturday. The exact cause of the building collapse is yet to be ascertained.
16 Jun 2014
Mumbai: Akshay Kumar, a successful actor and filmmaker, is also a protective father. To ensure that his children have a normal life, he doesn't expose them to the media.
22 Jul 2014
New Delhi: A minor fire broke out in the fourth floor of the Delhi Police Headquarters here on Tuesday morning, fire officials said. No was injured in the blaze.
24 Jun 2014
Kochi: The Kerala High Court on Tuesday directed the state government to furnish by July 2 the details of investigation conducted by police so far in the case relating to bringing of over 500 children from Jharkhand, Bihar and West Bengal meant for orphanages in the state.
11 Jul 2014
Pune: A low-intensity blast triggered by an IED planted in a bike parked in front of a police station in the heart of the city on Thursday left four persons injured, one of them a constable, even as authorities did not rule out the possibility of involvement of a terror group in the incident.