21 May 2015
Patna: Bihar government on Wednesday talked tough after two patients lost their lives as 53,000 home guards disrupted rail and road traffic across the state during their day-long 'chakka jam' agitation, as part of their indefinite strike since May 15.
17 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Lawyers of all the six district courts in Delhi on Friday abstained from work protesting security lapses which, they claimed, led to death of a 38-year-old advocate in the Tis Hazari court complex.
28 Mar 2015
Chennai: A strike, called by Tamil Nadu farmers and backed by Opposition parties and trade unions, over the Mekedatu reservoir row began in the state this morning amid tight security.
26 Mar 2015
Paris: France has bombed Islamic State positions in the Tikrit area of Iraq for the first time since the start of the international offensive against the jihadist militia, French military officials said on Wednesday.
01 May 2015
London: Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of the Islamic State (ISIS), has been incapacitated due to suspected spinal damage and he may never again lead the dreaded radical group, a media report said on Friday.
15 Apr 2015
Patna: Contractual school teachers, who have been agitating for a week, on Wednesday burnt tyres on the roads and squatted on railway tracks affecting rail and road traffic.
23 Mar 2015
Islamabad: Tehreek-e-Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah, who masterminded the Peshawar school massacre, was believed to be killed after being seriously hit in air strikes in Pakistan's restive Khyber tribal area over the weekend.
09 Apr 2015
Bhubaneswar: Traders under the banner of Federation of All Odisha Traders' Associations (FAOTA) on Ty began an indefinite strike demanding exemption of value added tax (VAT) on pulses, wheat and wheat products in the state.
08 May 2015
Seoul: North Korea warned on Friday that it was prepared to fire on sight without warning at South Korean naval vessels it accused of violating their disputed Yellow Sea border.
06 Apr 2015
Dhaka: Bangladesh's Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) party on Monday called for a two-day strike after a court upheld its previous verdict on its leader Muhammad Kamaruzzaman, rejecting his petition to review his death sentence.