16 Mar 2016
Moscow: US Secretary of State John Kerry will visit Russia next week to discuss the Syria crisis, Washington has said, after Moscow began withdrawing most of its forces from the country.
13 Jul 2011
NATO on Wednesday suggested that it would be willing to stop bombing Libya during Ramadan, if Muammar Gaddafi's forces also honoured a cease-fire during the Muslim holy month.
09 May 2016
Dehradun: Allegations of horse-trading and blackmailing flew thick and fast yesterday ahead of May 10 trust vote, as Harish Rawat came under attack over a new sting video with BJP accusing him of trying to "buy" legislators while the ousted Uttarakhand Chief Minister claimed that MLAs were being threatened and their phones tapped by central agencies.
04 May 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today accepted the plea of the Centre that two more days be given to it to respond to its suggestion about the feasibility of holding a floor test in Uttarakhand Assembly under its supervision.
08 Dec 2015
Washington: The United States yesterday confirmed the death of the Islamic State's senior leader in Libya, known as Abu Nabil, who was targeted in a Nov 13 US air strike carried out by F-15 aircraft on a compound in the city of Derna.
30 Mar 2016
Mumbai: Shiv Sena today came out strongly against ally BJP over imposition of President's rule in Uttarakhand, saying it had "strangulated democracy" in the name of morality and cautioned that this may create instability and anarchy in the country.
28 Apr 2016
Dehradun: With the Supreme Court maintaining a status quo on President's rule in Uttarakhand, deposed Chief Minister Harish Rawat said he has full faith in the judiciary and will accept the Apex Court's decision.
27 Apr 2016
New Delhi: The President's rule will continue in Uttarakhand and the April 29 floor test in the Assembly ordered by the High Court will not take place as the Supreme Court today extended its stay on the quashing of the Central rule.
24 Feb 2016
Moscow: Syrian President Bashar al-Assad told Russian President Vladimir Putin today that his government was ready to assist in implementing a ceasefire in Syria, the Kremlin and the Syrian presidency said.
22 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Delhi's water crisis was expected to ease partially after the army secured the Munak canal in Haryana which was vandalised by Jat community members agitating for job quota.