16 Nov 2013
Jaipur: Mount Abu was the coldest place in the desert state of Rajasthan with a minimum temperature of 4.4 degrees Celsius, a MeT official said.
05 Feb 2014
Mumbai: A TADA court on Tuesday directed the Thane Police Commissioner to conduct an inquiry after a media report claimed gangster Abu Salem, an accused in 1993 Mumbai serial blasts, had married on a train while being escorted by police to Lucknow for a court hearing.
01 Feb 2014
Dubai: An Indian man, described by his lawyer as the ‘most stupid’ person he has encountered in 40 years, has been sentenced to death by a UAE court for murdering a maid.
08 Dec 2013
Manila: At least 17 hostages, including foreigners, are still in detention of Al-Qaeda-linked terrorist group Abu Sayyaf in the Philippine province of Sulu, an official said on Sunday.
02 Sep 2013
Islamabad: In fresh trouble for Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf, a case was on Monday filed against him for the murder of cleric Abdul Rasheed and his mother during the infamous Lal Masjid operation.
28 Jun 2013
Gangster Abu Salem, who was shot at inside the Taloja Central Jail (TCJ) on Thursday, is said to have plotted the attack on himself in a bid to put pressure on India to be allowed to return to Portugal.
05 Aug 2013
New Delhi: Underworld don Abu Salem will continue to face trial in various cases in India, including the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case, with the Supreme Court on Monday turning down his plea for quashing all proceedings after Portugal's Apex Court terminated his extradition to India. The Apex Court has however allowed the Central Bureau of Investigation to withdraw his prosecution under the provisions of criminal law which attracts death penalty.
04 Aug 2013
New Delhi: The Supreme Court will on Monday pronounce its verdict on gangster Abu Salem's plea for quashing trials against him in various cases after Portugal's Apex Court terminated his extradition to India for ‘violation’ of deportation rules by authorities.
28 Dec 2013
Abu Dhabi: Dinesh Chandimal kept his nerve to pull off a sensational two-wicket win for Sri Lanka in the fifth and final one-dayer in Abu Dhabi on Friday but Pakistan took the five-match series 3-2.
27 Dec 2013
Madrid: Spain's David Ferrer kicked off the new season with a convincing 7-5, 6-1 victory on Thursday over Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi.