31 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Two of the four Indians abducted in Sirte in Libya have been released, officials said today. Of the two men released, one belongs to Raichur and the other to Bengaluru, the officials said.
20 Oct 2015
Ljubljana: Slovenia's parliament is expected to approve changes to its laws later today to enable the army to help police guard the border, as thousands of migrants flooded into the country from Croatia after Hungary sealed off its border.
17 Dec 2015
Itanagar/New Delhi: Arunachal Pradesh was yesterday rocked by a political crisis as 21 rebel Congress MLAs joined hands with 11 of BJP and two independents to 'impeach' Assembly Speaker Nabam Rebia at a makeshift venue, in a move branded as 'illegal and unconstitutional' by the Speaker.
23 Nov 2015
Paris: British Prime Minister David Cameron said in Paris today that he was convinced the UK should carry out military air strikes alongside France and other partners in Syria in an effort to defeat Islamic State.
20 Sep 2015
Vienna: Austria was bracing for an influx of 10,000 migrants as Europe's increasingly divided countries stepped up efforts to push the wave of desperate humanity on to their neighbours.
28 Aug 2015
Rome: A Swedish coastguard ship docked at the Sicilian port of Palermo carrying more than 570 migrants and the bodies of 52 people, officials have said. The Italian coast guard said it had rescued around 1,400 people off the coast of Libya yesterday, a day after it pulled another 3,000 to safety from the same area.
27 Aug 2015
Rome: At least 50 bodies were found yesterday in the hull of a migrant boat that was rescued off Libya's northern coast, adding to the more than 2,400 people who have perished at sea this year making the dangerous Mediterranean crossing to Europe.
10 Oct 2015
Zurich: FIFA president Joseph Blatter appealed against the 90-day ban that forced him out of office, his lawyers confirmed, as world football's sleaze-tainted governing body headed into months of turmoil over how to find a new leader.
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.
11 Sep 2015
Budapest: A Hungarian camerawoman who was filmed kicking two refugee children and tripping up a man at the border of Roszke has apologised, saying 'something snapped in me' and she cannot believe her actions.