08 Feb 2016
Seoul: The South Korean Navy fired warning shots at a North Korean patrol boat that intruded over their disputed maritime border today, a day after the North's launch of a long-range rocket raised tensions.
03 Feb 2016
Greater Noida: German auto major Volkswagen today apologised for the emission scandal in India and reiterated that its cars follow the country's norms and the recall of three lakh vehicles is a voluntary step taken it.
21 Jan 2016
Albuquerque: New Mexico has become the first US state to sue Volkswagen and other German automakers over an emissions cheating scandal that involves millions of cars worldwide.
28 Jan 2016
Berlin: German authorities yesterday gave green light to a plan by scandal-hit Volkswagen to recall thousands of vehicles fitted with devices designed to cheat pollution tests. The Federal Transport Authority said Volkswagen can 'now start recalling and refitting' 2.0-litre Amarok models hit by the scandal.
13 Jan 2016
Washington/Beirut: Iran detained 10 U.S. sailors aboard two US Navy boats in the Gulf yesterday in an incident that rattled nerves days ahead of the expected implementation of a landmark nuclear accord with Tehran.
05 Jan 2016
Rameswaram (TN): Twelve Tamil Nadu fishermen were today arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy when they were fishing near Katchatheevu.
15 Jan 2016
Colombo: Sri Lankan players Kusal Perera and Rangana Herath have been questioned by the Financial Crime Investigation Division (FCID) over an alleged match-fixing scandal, a police source said.
18 Jan 2016
Mumbai: Haryana off-spinner Ajit Chandila was slapped with a life ban for his involvement in the 2013 IPL spot-fixing scandal, while Mumbai batsman Hiken Shah was handed a five-year suspension for making a corrupt approach to a fellow player as the BCCI disciplinary committee sealed their fate after a meeting here today.
20 Jan 2016
Seoul: South Korea said yesterday that it was filing a criminal complaint against the head of Volkswagen AG's Korean office, saying that the plan it submitted for recalling emissions-cheating vehicles was legally deficient.
31 Dec 2015
Rameswaram: Twenty nine fishermen from Nagapattinam district in Tamil Nadu were today detained by Sri Lankan naval personnel when they were fishing off Trincomallee coast in Sri Lanka, a fisheries department official said.