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.
17 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The number of fatalities due to chikungunya complications has risen to 15 in the national capital as two more deaths were reported on Saturday from a hospital in the city which is battling the outbreak of the vector-borne disease.
27 Jan 2015
TRIPOLI: Atleast eight people, including five foreigners, were killed when gunmen stormed a luxury hotel in the Libyan capital Tripoli on Tuesday, a local security official said.
14 Jan 2016
Toronto: The 'mid-life crisis' theory which predicts that happiness declines the most from the early 20s to middle age may be a myth, a new study suggests.
27 Feb 2014
Tripoli: A second attempt to organize voting for a constituent Assembly in Tuareg region of southwestern Libya and a jihadist bastion in the east has failed in the face of persistent insecurity.
21 Apr 2016
Dehradun: In a major setback to the central government, the Uttarakhand High Court today set aside the imposition of President's Rule in the hill state.
17 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Senior Congress leader and former Home Minister P Chidambaram on Wednesday blamed the PDP-BJP government for the unrest in Kashmir Valley and said the statements of Prime Minister Narendra Modi have "exacerbated" the crisis.
01 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Swimmer Yulia Efimova became the third Russian swimmer to challenge her Rio Olympics ban as the International Olympic Committee rejected blame for the Russia doping crisis.
27 Mar 2016
New Delhi/Dehradun: The political crisis in Uttarakhand took a new turn late tonight with the Centre mulling imposition of President's Rule ahead of Monday's trust vote by Congress Chief Minister Harish Rawat amid reports that the state assembly Speaker has disqualified nine rebel Congress MLAs which will dramatically alter the arithmetic of the assembly.
19 Apr 2015
Skhirat (Morocco): The UN envoy trying to broker a peace agreement in Libya has condemned another outbreak of violence and repeated calls for an immediate end to hostilities.