30 May 2016
Baghdad: Militants unleashed a wave of attacks targeting commercial areas in and around Baghdad today, killing at least 20 people, officials said as Iraqi troops poised to recapture the Islamic State-held city of Fallujah, west of Iraq's capital.
24 May 2016
New Delhi: The government today announced the names of 13 more cities that will be developed under the Centre's 'Smart City Mission' with Lucknow in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh topping the list, followed by Warangal in Telangana and Dharmashala in Himachal Pradesh.
15 May 2016
Beijing: China condemned the US Defense Department's annual report on the Chinese military today, calling it deliberate distortion that has "severely damaged" mutual trust.
22 May 2016
Lhasa: Two earthquakes measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale hit Tibet today. According to the China Earthquake Networks Centre,the first quake occurred at 9.48 am in Dinggye county, Xigaze city, a news agency reported.
13 May 2016
Mumbai: In a complete U-turn, the NIA today dropped all charges against Sadhvi Pragya Thakur and five others in the 2008 Malegaon blast case while charges under the stringent MCOCA law have been given up against all the other 10 accused including Lt Col Prasad Shrikant Purohit.
14 May 2016
New Delhi: With Congress targeting the government over the NIA's clean chit to sadhvi Pragya Thakur, BJP today hit back saying that it gave Pakistan a handle to attack India by "framing" her and others in terror cases by using "Pakistan-sponsored" terms like Hindu terror.
27 Apr 2012
Four blasts within minutes rocked the centre of the eastern Ukrainian city of Dnipropetrovsk on Friday, injuring at least 27 people in what prosecutors believed was a terrorist attack, officials said.
25 Apr 2016
Mumbai: A special court today discharged all eight Muslim men, including one deceased, who were charge sheeted in the 2006 Malegaon serial blasts case, a defence lawyer said.
03 May 2016
Mexico city: Mexico City officials issued a new air pollution alert, meaning that 40 percent of vehicles will be banned today, while industries will be required to cut emissions.
11 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Two Indian students at a medical college in Ukraine were stabbed to death while another sustained injuries in the attack.