21 Oct 2014
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Tuesday expressed hope that Prime Minister Narendra Modi would take a "serious look" at the issue of AFSPA as the time was "opportune" to make progress on it.
20 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Rape is a serious blow to the honour, dignity and womanhood of a victim, a Delhi court on Monday observed while showing no leniency and awarded maximum sentence of life imprisonment to the five convicts in the 2010 Dhaula Kuan gangrape case.
17 Oct 2014
Moscow: German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russian President Vladimir Putin have major differences over the origin and causes of the conflict in Ukraine, the Kremlin said following talks between the two leaders.
15 Oct 2014
Kuala Lumpur: Badminton's governing body has asked police to investigate claims by the world No 9 and another Danish player that they were approached to throw matches. Badminton World Federation (BWF) president Poul-Erik Hoyer told the Danish Broadcasting Corporation that the case was the "biggest" he could remember.
22 Jun 2013
Malayalam actress Swarna Thomas, who was seriously injured after she allegedly fell from the balcony of her fourth-floor apartment, is critical and is on ventilator support, sources at the private hospital where she is undergoing treatment said.
07 Oct 2014
London: Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has been cleared of a serious head injury after being substituted during the 2-0 Premier League victory over Arsenal on Sunday.
13 Oct 2014
Berlin: World champions Germany will be desperate to bounce back with home win over Ireland next week to recover from a shock 2-0 defeat to Poland in their Euro 2016 qualifier on Saturday but in order to achieve that, they need to start scoring goals.
06 Oct 2014
Yokkaichi (Japan): Jules Bianchi's father was rushing to Japan on Monday where the Formula One driver was in intensive care with a serious head injury, after one of the worst crashes the sport has seen in nearly two decades.
13 Oct 2014
Dallas (Texas): A Texas health worker has contracted Ebola after treating a Liberian who died of the disease in Dallas last week, raising concern about how US medical guidelines aimed at stopping the spread of the disease were breached.
09 Oct 2014
Washington: The first Ebola patient diagnosed in US died on Wednesday at a hospital in Dallas, a city in the northern part of US state of Texas, hospital authorities said.