22 May 2015
YANGON: Myanmar's navy has brought ashore 200 Bangladeshis found in a boat off its coast, after its military chief said some of the thousands of migrants that have landed in Malaysia and Indonesia this month are pretending to be Rohingya Muslims to get UN aid.
21 May 2015
Kolkata: Country's largest lender State Bank of India on Thursday signed an MoU with digital payments company PayPal for facilitating cross-border transactions.
21 May 2015
Damascus: Islamic State (IS) militants have gained complete control of Syria's ancient city of Palmyra, a Unesco world heritage site, official reports said here on Thursday.The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said that an air base, a central prison and the intelligence headquarters are all under the control of the IS.
01 May 2015
Udhampur: Weeks ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to China, Indian and Chinese troops held the third meeting in a fortnight, in Ladakh sector of Jammu and Kashmir and batted for maintaining peace and tranquility along the border.
11 Aug 2012
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton arrived on Saturday in Istanbul for talks on the conflict in Syria with Turkish leaders after Washington slapped fresh sanctions on Bashar al-Assad's regime and its allies.
20 Apr 2015
Jammu: Pakistani troops resorted to firing and mortar shelling along the International Border in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir.
15 May 2015
Beijing: Vowing to address the boundary issue at the earliest, India and China on Friday decided to seek a "political" solution to the vexed dispute amid Prime Minister Narendra Modi's assertion that its resolution should transform ties without causing "new disruptions".
19 Apr 2015
Jammu: Centre is planning to create a second rung of defence along 202-kilometres long International Border (IB) in the region as many terrorists have managed to successfully infiltrate through Samba and create havoc in neighbouring areas.
11 May 2015
Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia detained 1,018 Bangladeshi and Rohingya refugees after they arrived in three boats on Monday, police said, a day after Indonesian authorities rescued 600 stranded off the coast of Aceh.
11 May 2015
Kathmandu: People severely affected by the April 25 devastating earthquake in Nepal have been suffering from various communicable diseases, media reported on Monday.