04 Oct 2015
Dhaka: A 66-year-old Japanese man, known for philanthropic work, was today shot dead by the Islamic State militants in Bangladesh, the second foreigner to be gunned down in a week after an Italian aid worker was killed in a near-identical attack by the dreaded outfit.
03 Oct 2015
Kabul: An air strike on a hospital in the Afghan city of Kunduz left three doctors without borders staff dead and dozens more unaccounted for, the medical charity said, with NATO conceding US forces may have been behind the bombing.
03 Oct 2015
Guatemala City: At least 30 people were killed and several hundred are missing following a devastating landslide on the outskirts of the Guatemalan capital, officials have said.
28 Sep 2015
Munger (Bihar): Two Dalit men were beaten to death allegedly by a group of people at a village in Munger district, Bihar.
25 Sep 2015
Seattle: A 'duck boat' tour vehicle and a charter bus carrying foreign college students have collided on a busy Seattle bridge, killing four people and sending dozens to hospitals. The collision happened yesterday on the Aurora Avenue bridge, which carries one of the city's main north-south highways over a lake.
25 Sep 2015
Mumbai: Veteran TV actor Mohan Bhandari died after a long battle with brain tumour. Bhandari, who died last evening, was struggling with the illness for the last few years after suffering brain hemorrhage.
26 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Four more Indian Haj pilgrims have died in the stampede at Makkah in Saudi Arabia, taking the toll to 18, the government announced on Saturday."
24 Sep 2015
Mina: At least 717 people were killed and 805 others, including two Indians, injured today in a stampede during the Haj at Mina, near the holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia, the worst incident in nearly a decade to hit the annual pilgrimage that reached its climax.
21 Sep 2015
New Delhi: BCCI condoled the sudden demise of its president Jagmohan Dalmiya, and said the cricketing fraternity will miss the veteran administrator of the game dearly.
18 Jan 2014
New Delhi: The body of Sunanda Pushkar, wife of Union Minister Shashi Tharoor, was on Saturday shifted to the AIIMS for post-mortem as police continued to probe various angles including suicide in the case.