29 Sep 2014
Vadodara: A day after the umbrella body of the lenders IBA rejected the union's call for steeper wage hikes, the United Forum of Bank Unions (UFBU) has said it will adopt multi-pronged agitational methods from the middle of next month to press for their demands.
27 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Days after Parliament approved creation of Telangana, the government has set up an expert committee to study and examine the demand of a separate Bodoland state to be carved out of Assam.
07 May 2014
Bhangarpar (Assam): Providing basic amenities like firewood for cooking, drinking water and toilets to the 600 victims of violence, who are lodged in the relief camp here in Bhangarpur, Assam has become a major challenge for the district administration.
22 Aug 2014
Gaza/Jerusalem: Israel killed three senior Hamas commanders in the Gaza Strip in an air strike on Thursday and said that it would continue to target the group's armed leadership after a ceasefire failed.
20 Aug 2014
Gaza City: An Israeli air strike on Gaza City killed the wife and infant daughter of elusive Hamas military chief Mohammed Deif, the Islamist group said on Wednesday.
29 Jul 2014
Karachi: Salman Khan's Eid release 'Kick' is expected to shatter all the records for the box-office collections on the first week in Pakistan. The movie, which has already drawn big crowds in some preview screenings, being run in the multiplexes in Karachi.
26 Jul 2014
Colombo: Dilruwan Perera grabbed two wickets in three balls to push South Africa on the back foot despite an unbeaten 77 by captain Hashim Amla in the second Test against Sri Lanka on Friday.
09 Aug 2014
Mumbai: The Medical Association of Resident Doctors (MARD) on Saturday called off their indefinite strike across the state after being assured by the state government that their demands would be fulfilled within a fortnight.
10 Jul 2014
Gaza/Jerusalem: At least 20 Palestinians were killed on Thursday in fresh Israeli air strikes targeting over 300 Hamas positions, taking the death toll to 64 in the deadliest escalation in the region since November 2012.
09 Aug 2014
Arbil (Iraq): US jets struck jihadist positions in Northern Iraq, a potential turning point in a two-month crisis, which according to Washington, was threatening to result in genocide and expose its assets.