22 Sep 2016
United Nations: Raking up Kashmir at the UN, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today glorified slain Hizbul commander Burhan Wani as a "young leader" even as he expressed readiness for a "serious and sustained dialogue" with India for peaceful resolution of all outstanding disputes, especially Jammu and Kashmir.
23 Nov 2015
Raipur: At least four women Naxals were killed and a top Maoist leader injured in a gun battle with security forces in insurgency-hit Sukma district yesterday.
31 Aug 2016
Beirut/ Washington: Islamic State said on Tuesday one of its most prominent and longest-serving leaders was killed in what appeared to be an American air strike in Syria, depriving the militant group of the man in charge of directing attacks overseas.
30 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Gorkha National Liberation Front (GNLF) leader Subash Ghising on Thursday passed away at the Sir Gangaram Hospital here due to liver failure, hospital sources said.
29 Jul 2015
Islamabad: Elusive one-eyed Afghan Taliban chief Mullah Omar, who ruled Afghanistan from 1996 to 2001 with an iron fist before US-led forces overthrew his government, has died, according to a media report today.
01 May 2015
Berhampur (Odisha): Maoist leader Sabyasachi Panda has relaunched hunger strike in the circle jail here - third time in a month, while Dandapani Mohanty, imprisoned for alleged involvement in Naxal activities is undergoing treatment at hospital after undertaking fast.
05 Sep 2016
Meerut: In yet another heart-rending incident, a woman ran from one hospital to another with her daughter's body and was forced to spend a night outside the emergency wing of the district hospital with the dead child after ambulance drivers allegedly refused to take them to their village as it was in another district.
18 Nov 2015
New Delhi: A number of leaders including Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, former Deputy Prime Minister LK Advani and BJP president Amit Shah and other ministers yesterday condoled VHP leader Ashok Singhal's demise.
18 Sep 2016
Amethi: Targeting Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, Union minister Smriti Irani on Sunday alleged that the "elected representative" from the Amethi Lok Sabha constituency has failed to address the issues of its people, and promised that she will look into their grievances.
08 Sep 2016
Carrollton: A fire official says three people are dead following a plane crash near a small airport in western Georgia. Bud Benefield, a deputy fire chief for Carroll County, confirmed the crash happened today near West Georgia Regional Airport, WSB-TV reported.