05 Feb 2016
Stockholm: A UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention has ruled that Julian Assange's confinement in the Ecuadorian embassy in London amounts to illegal detention, Sweden's Foreign Ministry said yesterday.
04 Feb 2016
London: A United Nations panel has ruled that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been 'arbitrarily' detained, media reported today.
04 Feb 2016
London: WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said he will turn himself over to British police tomorrow if a UN panel rules he has not been arbitrarily detained, after spending years in the Ecuadoran embassy in London.
03 Feb 2016
Coimbatore: Ruling out scrapping reservation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a veiled attack on Congress saying a 'campaign of lies' has been let loose on the issue of Dalits under a deliberate conspiracy to disintegrate the country.
01 Feb 2016
New Delhi: The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation has decided to take strict action against people loitering in the metro station for more than fixed hours.
25 Jan 2016
New Delhi: Union Minister Kiren Rijiju, who is an MP from Arunachal Pradesh, yesterday said BJP has no intention to form the next government in the state and it was upto the MLAs to decide the future course of action.
22 Jan 2016
Washington: In a bid to keep ISIS supporters out, the US has tightened its visa waiver programme for nationals of certain countries, making it harder for them to enter America if they had dual citizenship of Iran, Iraq, Sudan or Syria or visited one of them in the last five years.
21 Jan 2016
Buenos Aires: Argentina government has announced tighter new rules for the country's airspace, including a measure that could let the air force shoot down planes suspected of illegal activities.
08 Jan 2016
New Delhi: Delhi Police has arrested a madrassa teacher from Bangalore for suspected links with al-Qaeda, police said yesterday.
25 May 2013
In a setback to the previous Prem Kumar Dhumal-led BJP government in the state, the Himachal Pradesh High Court quashed appointments of 480 teachers made in 2011 saying these (appointments) were not in accordance with law.