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.
05 Apr 2014
Beijing: Stepping up its campaign against Japan over the excesses committed by its troops during World War II, China on Saturday released a list of over 34,000 Chinese who were forced into Japanese labour camps.
19 Feb 2014
Zaatari Camp (Jordan): A teenage Pakistani activist who came to the international limelight when she was shot by the Taliban has said that the plight of Syrian refugee children deprived of proper education was a stark reminder of the "dark days" of Pakistani children under their hard-line rulers.
07 Mar 2014
Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki said that the state government has been making efforts to build confidence among the people of the state residing along the border areas as well as in neighbouring Assam and bring back normalcy in the affected areas.
28 Mar 2014
Varanasi: The fight between Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal and BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for supremacy in the temple town has divided students of IIT Varanasi into two camps.
31 Mar 2014
Washington: US Secretary of State John Kerry has told his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov that Russia must pull back its troops from the Ukrainian border to deescalate the tension following Crimea's takeover by Moscow.
09 Jan 2014
Kolkata: Defence Minister AK Antony on Thursday reviewed the operational preparedness of army and security situation in the Northeast and along the China border.
08 Jan 2014
Agartala: India has further intensified vigil along its border with Bangladesh in view of the ongoing political turmoil and attacks on religious minorities in the neighbouring country, an official said here on Wednesday.
01 Apr 2014
Beirut: More than 1,50,000 people have been killed in Syria since the conflict began in March 2011, a monitoring group said in a new toll released on Tuesday.
19 Mar 2014
Washington: US on Wednesday suspended the operations of Syria's embassy here including its consular service and asked for the pullout of Syrian diplomats.