18 Jun 2014
Islamabad: At least five militants were killed in a US drone strike launched early on Wednesday in Pakistan's tribal region of North Waziristan.
07 Jul 2014
Mumbai: Members of Maharashtra Association of Gazetted Medical Officers (MAGMO), who were on strike since July 1, called off their stir after meeting Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Monday.
05 Jul 2014
Bhopal: Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh on Saturday said that he would sit on a seven-day hunger strike in Guna district headquarter from July 7 to protest against the Madhya Pradesh government for not providing relief to natural-calamity hit farmers.
09 Jul 2014
Gaza/Jerusalem: In the worst flare-up in two years, at least 37 Palestinians have been killed as the Israeli military on Wednesday stepped up its offensive pounding Hamas targets in Gaza while almost the whole of Israel came under rocket fire from Palestinian militants.
01 Jul 2014
Srinagar: Separatists groups, including all the three factions of Hurriyat Conference, on Tuesday called for a general strike on Friday to protest against the visit of Prime Minister Narendera Modi to Jammu and Kashmir.
20 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The release of Indian rights activist Irom Sharmila is a legal and moral victory following her 13 year-long hunger strike, Amnesty International India said on Tuesday.
29 Jun 2014
Rio de Janeiro: James Rodriguez scored twice as Colombia claimed their first World Cup quarterfinals appearance with a 2-0 win over two-time champions Uruguay and set up a clash with hosts Brazil, who edged out Chile 3-2 on penalties in the second round on Sunday.
30 May 2014
Srinagar: Normal life was disrupted in south Kashmir's Shopian town due to a strike called by hardline Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani on the fifth anniversary of Shopian rape and murder case.
05 Aug 2014
Karachi: Pakistan's senior batsman, Muhammad Yousuf has once again lashed out at the national team's Test and ODI captain, Misbah-ul-Haq, advising him to change his batting position in one-day internationals.