11 Aug 2015
Kochi: In the second instance of use of air ambulance in the state to ferry harvested organs, a chartered aircraft was today used to transport the heart and lungs of a 19-year-old brain dead patient from here to a hospital in Chennai.
11 Aug 2015
Beirut: At least 25 Syrian rebels were killed overnight in an attack by Islamic State group fighters on an insurgent stronghold in Aleppo province, a monitor said today.
06 Aug 2015
Rome: More than 200 migrants are feared to have drowned in the latest Mediterranean boat tragedy after rescuers saved over 370 people from a capsized boat thought to be carrying 600, the Italian coast guard indicated today.
17 Jun 2015
Amritsar: A Shiromani Akali Dal activist was killed in exchange of fire with Punjab Police, which claimed that he was mistaken for a gangster.
27 Jul 2015
Koraput (Odisha): In a bid to instill confidence among people and ensure all-round development, the government is set to launch a special programme, Operation Blue Moon, in Maoist-hit Narayanpatna and Bandhugaon blocks of Odisha's Koraput district.
05 May 2015
Thiruvananthapuram/Coimbatore: A top Maoist leader, wanted in at least 20 cases in Kerala, his wife and three others, were arrested on Monday near Coimbatore in a "big breakthrough" for the police of four southern states.
09 Aug 2015
Bamako: At least 12 people were killed during a nearly 24-hour siege of a hotel in central Mali seized by suspected Islamist gunmen that ended on Saturday as security forces stormed the building and released some of the United Nations workers trapped inside.
08 Aug 2015
Shimla: Four people including three members of a family were feared dead as flash floods triggered by a cloudburst wrecked havoc in Dharampur area of Mandi district, 250 km from here, this morning, inundating vast areas, washing away vehicles and perishing several heads of cattle.
04 Aug 2015
Jalandhar: Senior Congress leader and former Punjab minister Chaudhary Jagjit Singh died of a heart attack this morning at a hospital here.
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.