20 Nov 2014
Wellington: Chinese President Xi Jinping met New Zealand Governor General Jerry Mateparae on Thursday and said the two countries were "good friends".
20 Nov 2014
London: If you need help from men on the road, wear high heels. This is the message from a new study, revealing that how the height of a woman's shoe heel influences how men behave towards her.
21 Nov 2014
Washington: Trans fats are bad not only for your waistline but also for your brain, shows a study. Every gram of dietary trans fatty acids consumed in a day was linked with 0.76 fewer words recalled, which means 11 fewer words recalled with the highest trans fat intake compared to those who consumed least trans fats.
18 Nov 2014
Melbourne: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is known for clicking selfies, on Tuesday posted a selfie with his "friend" and Australian counterpart Tony Abbott.
18 Nov 2014
Dubai: A Saudi man has divorced his wife after she ignored his Whatsapp messages despite reading them. The husband, in his 30s, was frustrated by his wife's seemingly endless interest in using her phone for chatting with friends and family.
14 Nov 2014
London: The world's tallest and shortest men came face to shin today to celebrate the 10th annual Guinness World Records Day, as people across the globe set several bonkers new benchmarks. Turkey's Sultan Kosen, who stands 2.51 metres (eight feet, nine inches) tall, met with Chandra Bahadur Dangi from Nepal, who measures just 55 centimetres (21 and a half inches).
10 Nov 2014
New York: If you have unwillingly accepted friend requests from annoying acquaintances, who occupy unnecessary space in your Facebook news feed, you could now unfollow them without unfriending them.
12 Nov 2014
Vadodara: The wife of one of the two engineers stranded in Iran since December 2013, has sought intervention from newly-appointed Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar to secure the release of her husband and his colleague.
15 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Welcoming the life sentence of five army personnel in the Machil fake encounter case in Jammu and Kashmir, former Home Minister P Chidambaram on Friday said the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) is an "obnoxious law" that has no place in a modern, civilised country.
13 Nov 2014
Srinagar: Over four years after the Machil fake encounter that fuelled widespread unrest in Kashmir Valley, five army men including two officers were sentenced to life for gunning down three youths and labelling them as militants, a decision welcomed by Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Thursday as a "watershed moment".