30 Oct 2014
Islamabad: At least four new polio cases have been reported in Pakistan, taking the number of those affected this year to 231 with the county's fight against the crippling disease showing no signs of improvement.
28 Oct 2014
Madrid: Former France playing legend Zinedine Zidane and his club European champions Real Madrid were embroiled in an embarrassing dispute with the Spanish Football Federation who according to influential Madrid-based sports paper Marca handed him a three month coaching ban.
20 Oct 2014
New Delhi: A local court in Delhi on Monday awarded life imprisonment to all five convicts in connection with Dhaula Kuan gang-rape case. An unfortunate incident that asserted on the urgent need for better conditions for women working in the late shift in and around the national capital.
08 Oct 2014
KABUL: Afghanistan hanged five men on Wednesday over a gang rape that had shocked the country, officials said, despite requests from human rights groups for new President Ashraf Ghani to stay the executions to address concerns about the handling of the case.
23 Oct 2014
Rio de Janeiro: Corinthians striker Paolo Guerrero has been banned for three Brazilian Serie A football matches after being found guilty of physical aggression towards a referee.
14 Oct 2014
New Delhi: A local court in Delhi on Tuesday held all five accused guilty in connection with 2010 Dhaula Kuan gang-rape case. An unfortunate incident that asserted on the urgent need for better conditions for women working in the late shift in and around the national capital.
24 Oct 2014
Patna: With more than 30 dengue cases reported in Bihar till Friday, the Patna Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) here has set up a separate ward for dengue patients and the state government has sounded an alert, officials said.
23 Oct 2014
Geneva: The number of people with Ebola is set to hit 10,000 in West Africa, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said, as the scramble to find a cure gathered pace.
24 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The Delhi Fire Services (DFS) received 293 calls -- the highest in the past five years -- on Diwali Thursday, an official said on Friday.
27 Aug 2013
New Delhi: In a significant ruling, Supreme Court on Tuesday held that rape cases cannot be compromised or condoned even if the victim forgives the accused for the offence.