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.
01 Jan 2016
Tripoli: Muammar Gaddafi tried to engineer a 'political' marriage between his second son and planned heir and one of Russian President Vladimir Putin's daughters, a former advisor to the late Libyan dictator has claimed.
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.
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.
25 Sep 2012
Libya's slain dictator Muammar Gaddafi used to kidnap and rape girls to fulfill his routine sexual desires reveals a new book Les Proies: Dans le harem de Kadhafi (Prey: In Gaddafi’s Harem).
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.
09 Oct 2015
Skhirat: The United Nations proposed a national unity government to Libya's warring factions yesterday to end their conflict, but the deal faces resistance from Tripoli's self-declared rulers and hardliners on the ground.
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.
18 Dec 2015
Strasbourg (France): European lawmakers approved yesterday a wide-ranging probe into the Volkswagen emissions scandal and allegations that EU regulators turned a blind eye to suspicious pollution testing of diesel cars.