22 Dec 2014
Beirut: At least 20 Islamist State (IS) group members were killed in the second failed jihadist bid in a month to take over an air base in eastern Syria, a monitoring group said.
19 Dec 2014
Mumbai: Bombay High Court on Friday asked all the municipal corporations in Maharashtra to devise schemes in their respective areas to provide toilets for women.
19 Dec 2014
Cairo: Egypt has decided to stop cooperation with an American excavation team working in country's Fayoum Governorate for the past 34 years, refuting its claim of discovering a cemetery with over a million mummified bodies.
18 Dec 2014
Lucknow/Dehradun: Intense cold wave conditions accompanied by snowfall have left 24 people dead in Uttarakhand, officials said on Thursday. Officials in the hill state of Uttarakhand said two persons have died in Haldwani, three in Nainital, six in Bhimtal and Bageshwar areas, while nearly 13 died due to the inclement weather in the Kumaon region since Tuesday.
16 Dec 2014
PESHAWAR: At least 132 students and nine staff members were killed on Tuesday after Taliban gunmen broke into a school in the Pakistani city of Peshawar and opened fire, witnesses said, in the bloodiest massacre the country has seen for years.
12 Dec 2014
Karachi: A 30-year-old Indian fisherman has been found dead under mysterious circumstances in a jail here, prompting Pakistani authorities to order a probe into the death.
13 Dec 2014
Beirut: Islamic State's self-declared police force in western Syria decapitated four men after accusing them of blasphemy, a rights group monitoring the Syrian conflict said on Saturday.
11 Dec 2014
Dhanbad (Jharkhand): A supporter of Marxist Coordination Committee (MCC) was on Thursday killed when MCC and BJP workers clashed at Shahid Maidan in Nirsa constituency of Dhanbad around 40 km away from district headquarters here, police said.
15 Dec 2014
New Delhi: More than 60 percent followers of Mehdi Masroor Biswas, the Bengaluru-based executive, who was running a pro-ISIS twitter account, were non-Muslims and a majority of his Muslim followers were from western countries,particularly the UK, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Monday.
04 Dec 2014
Kohima: The apex bodies of commerce and industries of Nagaland and Maharashtra on Thursday entered into an agreement to enhance liaison and cooperation to develop trade, economic and cultural relation between the two states.