13 Aug 2016
Pakistan/Kabul: The ISIS branch in Afghanistan and Pakistan was killed in a US drone strike in an eastern Afghan province, the Afghan ambassador to Pakistan said on Friday. "I can confirm that ISIS Khurasan leader Hafiz Saeed Khan along with his senior commanders and fighters died in a US drone strike on July 26 in Kot district of Afghanistan's Nangharhar province," Afghan Ambassador Omar Zakhilwal told repoters.
10 Aug 2016
Imphal: Having broken the world's longest hunger strike yesterday, Manipur's 'Iron Lady' Irom Sharmila is maintaining her resolve not to clip her nails, comb her hair, go to her house and meet her mother till AFSPA is repealed.
29 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Thousands of auto-rickshaws returned to the roads on Thursday amid the continuing strike called by some unions, but many passengers have complained that those drivers still on strike forced them to get out of the plying autos. This is because the unions are divided over whether to continue with the strike or not.
26 Jul 2016
Mumbai: Taxi drivers in Mumbai are on an indefinite strike as a mark of protest against app based cabs–Uber and Ola.
27 Jul 2016
New Delhi: The city's 20 auto and taxi unions’ indefinite strike against app-based taxi services entered second day causing hardship to thousands of commuters.
31 Jul 2016
New York: Aiming to woo the growing league of gamers and turn its fortunes, micro-blogging site Twitter from this weekend will live-stream its first eSports competition via ELEAGUE where teams would be playing 'Counter-Strike: Global Offensive' - a multiplayer first-person shooter video game.
14 Jul 2016
Srinagar: Normal life in Kashmir was paralysed for the sixth consecutive day today due to curfew-like restrictions and separatist-sponsored strike in the wake of killing of Hizbul commander Burhan Wani and the ensuing deadly violence that has left 35 persons dead.
28 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal blamed Lt Governor Najeeb Jung for the plight of Delhiites and accused him of "supporting the BJP" to "cripple" the city as commuters continued to suffer, with the strike against app-based cab services by auto and taxi unions entering the third on Thursday.
14 Jul 2016
Chennai: Public and private sector bank employees have decided to observe a day-long strike on July 29 to oppose the 'anti-people' banking reform policies of the Centre, AIBEA said today.
12 Jul 2016
Peshawar: The mastermind of the Pakistani Taliban attack on an army school here that left over 140 schoolchildren dead in 2014 has been killed in a US drone strike in neighbouring Afghanistan, security officials said.