18 Mar 2015
Washington: The White House has received poisonous cyanide packed in an envelope carrying the address of a man who had earlier sent a similar package covered in urine and feces to US President's official residence, informed US Secret Service.
15 Mar 2015
London: Britain has the fifth highest number of rapes in the world but only one in 10 rapists are convicted, according to a video made by an Indian here in response to the BBC's controversial documentary which has been banned in India.
03 Mar 2015
New York: India is home to the fourth largest number of billionaires across the world, while the US tops the charts followed by China and Germany.
03 Feb 2015
The Hague:The United Nations' highest court will rule on Tuesday on genocide cases filed by Serbia and Croatia over atrocities allegedly committed during the violent breakup of Yugoslavia in the 1990s.
21 Jan 2015
Davos: With as many as 120 registered participants, the Indian presence is the fifth largest at the ongoing WEF Annual Meeting in this ski resort town on slopes of the Swiss Alps, where buses are also seen carrying 'Make In India' slogans.
01 Jan 2015
Seoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un on Thursday said he is open to the "highest-level" talks with South Korea in a surprise overture delivered during the communist supremo's traditional New Year message.
19 Dec 2014
Brussels: European Union leaders endorsed a new investment programme intended to kick-start economic growth in the bloc at a summit in Brussels, which its chairman said would end late on Thursday, half a day earlier than planned.
20 Oct 2014
Islamabad: Pakistan's minority Hindu community leaders have asked Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to accept their demand for a public holiday on Diwali and announce a special aid package for them on the festival.
14 Nov 2014
Washington: Describing the agreement between India and US to resolve the contentious food security issue at the WTO as "breakthrough", top American trade and business groups have applauded both the countries saying that, new development would boost global trade and economic growth.
19 Nov 2014
United Nations: India has the highest number of people practising open defecation in the world at 597 million, according to the UN which said political will at the "highest level" is needed to address the challenge.