16 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Two Indians have been abducted in Sirte in war-devastated Libya even as two other nationals remain in the custody of Islamic militants for past more than one-and-a-half months.
01 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Islamic State terror group (ISIS) abducted four Indian teachers working in Libya two days ago but the government said it has 'secured' the release of two of them.
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.
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.
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.
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.
13 May 2016
Kochi: Chief Minister Oommen Chandy yesterday said his government had not moved away from its responsibility to bring back Keralites, a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi cited the evacuation of 29 Indians from Libya including six families from Kerala by his government to reach out to people in the poll-bound state.
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.
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.
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.