02 Jul 2016
Dhaka: Islamist militants shouting "Allahu Akbar" attacked an upscale cafe in the Bangladeshi capital, killing 20 foreigners inside, before police stormed the building today and rescued 13 hostages, officials said.
23 May 2016
Srinagar: Three Kashmir policemen were killed by suspected Hizbul Mujahideen militants in two separate shoot-and-run terror attacks on Monday, tearing through a lull in Srinagar that last witnessed such a strike three years ago.
15 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Delhi's Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Wednesday urged people not to panic over the spread of chikungunya and said the disease by itself rarely causes death. Jain told the media that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government was not satisfied with the efforts undertaken by the BJP-controlled civic bodies to fight the breeding and spread of mosquitoes.
20 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The list of 27 smart cities was released in another phase of the 'Smart Cities Mission' on Tuesday. These 27 cities, including Varanasi which is a parliamentary constituency of PM Modi graduated into list of smart cities.
22 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Enough is enough! It seems that the Indian Army took the Uri terror attack as the final nail as the reports very strongly substantiate that two units of the elite 2 Paras, comprising 18-20 soldiers crossed over the Line of Control (LoC) in the Uri sector and executed a major operation resulting in the elimination of at least 20 terrorists across three to five terror camps in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK).
12 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Following his maiden appearance at the US Open Saketh Myneni on Monday achieved a career-high rank of 137 in singles in the latest list, issued by the ATP.
18 Sep 2016
Moscow: Moscow has called an urgent UN Security Council meeting after US-led coalition hit Syrian forces, killing 62 soldiers and wounding 100 more.
27 Aug 2016
Dhaka: Bangladeshi security forces killed four terrorists, including the mastermind of an attack on a cafe in Dhaka last month in which 22 people, mostly foreigners, were killed, the head of police counter-terrorism in the capital said on Saturday.
26 Aug 2016
La Paz: Bolivia's Deputy Interior Minister Rodolfo Illanes has been killed by miners who kidnapped him to demand labour law changes, the government has said.
10 Jul 2016
Baghdad: Iraqi government forces today recaptured an air base in northern Iraq from the Islamic State group, a victory hailed by the prime minister as a key step ahead of the long-awaited operation to push the militants from the northern city of Mosul.