01 Mar 2016
New York: A German court has fined social networking giant Facebook USD109,330 for failing to comply with a court order to make amendments to its terms regarding user content, according to a media report.
06 Feb 2016
Chennai: One person was killed and three others were injured in a yet unexplained blast today in the garden of an engineering college in Vellore district of Tamil Nadu, around 170 km from here, police said.
31 Mar 2016
Brussels: In the backdrop of terror attacks here last week, Prime Minister Narendra Modi tonight highlighted the dangers posed by terrorism to the world and said the UN should address such major challenges failing which the global body could be rendered irrelevant.
28 Mar 2016
Lahore: At least 69 people, mostly women and children, enjoying Easter holiday at a popular public park, were last night killed and over 300 injured when a suicide bomber belonging to Pakistani Taliban group blew himself up in the eastern city of Lahore, the capital of Punjab province.
17 Jul 2015
Chicago: In a bizarre incident, a sweet- toothed bear broke into a bakery in the US state of Colorado and ate nearly 40 pies but gave the strawberry flavour a miss. The furry fugitive burst through the window of the Colorado Cherry Company in Pinewood Springs, Colorado.
02 Mar 2016
Kabul: Militants on Wednesday attacked the Indian consulate in Afghanistan's Jalalabad city, causing unspecified casualties, media reports said.
01 Mar 2016
New York: US environmental regulators have asked Mercedes-Benz for emissions data after a private lawsuit accused the German carmaker of installing emissions-cheating technology on diesel models, a government spokeswoman said today.
14 Jan 2016
Jakarta: At least three people were killed in a series of blasts in the Indonesian capital, Jakarta, with gunfire breaking out afterwards.
03 Feb 2016
Mogadishu: A blast on a passenger airplane punched a hole in the side of the fuselage soon after take off from the airport at Somalia's capital Mogadishu, police said today.
29 Feb 2016
Baghdad: Militants attacked an outdoor market yesterday in eastern Baghdad, killing at least 59 people and wounding nearly 100, officials said.