09 Jun 2014
YAOUNDE: Cameroon's squad will depart for the World Cup 12 hours later than scheduled after resolving a strike over bonuses that saw them refuse to board the plane to Brazil on Sunday, the soccer federation (FECAFOOT) said.
15 Jun 2014
Islamabad: At least 50 militants, mostly Uzbeks and the mastermind of the deadly attack on the Karachi airport, were killed on Sunday when Pakistani fighter jets struck their hideouts in troubled North Waziristan tribal region.
15 May 2014
Mumbai: Bajaj Auto employees' union has postponed its proposed strike from Thursday after considering suggestions of Shramik Ekta Mahasangh, the umbrella organisation of trade unions in the region.
05 Jun 2014
Sao Paulo: Sao Paulo subway workers announced an open-ended strike amid fresh protests Wednesday, hitting World Cup preparations as Brazil defended itself against criticism over chronic delays and soaring costs.
03 May 2014
Guwahati: At least 23 persons, including children and women, were killed and 14 seriously injured by heavily armed NDFB(S) militants in two communally-sensitive districts of Kokrajhar and Baksa of Assam since Thursday night.
07 May 2014
Srinagar: The separatists-sponsored general strike disrupted normal life in Baramulla parliamentary constituency of north Kashmir where polling began this morning amid tight security arrangements.
28 May 2014
Rio de Janeiro: A bus drivers' strike plunged the World Cup host city of Salvador into chaos on Tuesday, as commuters scrambled to find alternate ways to get to work in Brazil's third largest metropolis.
18 Jan 2014
Kokrajhar (Assam): Four youth from Bihar were among five Hindi-speaking people, who shot dead after being pulled out from a bus by National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) militants on Friday night in Assam's Kokrajhar district.
18 Jan 2014
Kokrajhar (Assam): At least five people were killed and two others injured on Friday night when National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) militants fired randomly on an inter-state bus at Kokrajhar in Assam, the police said.
02 May 2014
Valencia: Sevilla snatched a last-gasp place in the Europa League final when a 94th-minute Stephane Mbia header put them through on away goals after their semi-final against Valencia ended 3-3 on aggregate on Thursday.