24 May 2015
Kuala Lumpur: Mass graves and suspected human trafficking detention camps have been discovered by Malaysian police in towns and villages bordering Thailand, the country's home minister said on Sunday.
14 May 2015
New Delhi: All the 39 Indians held hostage in Iraq by ISIS militants for nearly a year are "alive", External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj told the families of the victims on Thursday.
16 May 2015
New York: Researchers have discovered a first fully warm-blooded fish that circulates heated blood throughout its body much like mammals and birds. The silvery fish, roughly the size of a large automobile tire, is known from oceans around the world and dwells hundreds of feet beneath the surface in chilly, dimly lit waters.
14 May 2015
Mumbai: Mumbai Indians stayed on course for a play-off berth after pulling off a narrow five-run win over defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders in a nerve-wracking last-over IPL thriller here on Thursday.
15 May 2015
Kathmandu: Rescuers in quake-hit Nepal on Friday located three charred bodies and the wreckage of a US Marine helicopter that went missing while delivering aid in the devastated Himalayan nation as death toll from the fresh quake reached 117 amid three fresh tremors.
13 May 2015
New York: With a new assay developed in the US, health workers now have a quick way to detect whether or not a sample of mosquitoes harbours the virus that causes chikungunya (CHIKV) within an hour.
17 Sep 2012
My first tryst with mermaids was in kindergarten in a fancy dress competition. My aunt had created a fin out of yellow chart paper. When the 2 feet something mermaid in me lost, I remember my aunt saying, “Mermaids are shy of humans, so they don’t accept prizes.”Last week, I watched Mermaid, The Body Found, a programme that will air on Animal Planet on September 22 at 8 pm. In April 2004, two boys are the first to find whales, in large numbers, washed up on the shore of Washington state. Later, this was discovered to be the largest whale beaching ever witnessed.
11 May 2015
Jammu: An Army jawan allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself in his barracks at the Army camp in Digiana belt here, police said on Monday.
08 May 2015
Raipur: Their play-off hopes somehow still alive, inconsistent Sunrisers Hyderabad would look to get yet another win under their belt when they take on struggling Delhi Daredevils in an IPL cricket match, here on Saturday.
27 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Pooja Missra went to Kathmandu to launch her special calendar, but ended up facing the horror of a 7.9-magnitude earthquake, that devastated Nepal on Saturday. The model is heaving a sigh of relief and is grateful to God that she's back safe, sound and alive.