25 Aug 2014
London: Manchester United laboured to a ponderous 1-1 draw away at Sunderland on Sunday that delivered a first Premier League point of the season but laid bare their dire need for reinforcements.
25 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Retirement fund body Employees' Provident Fund Organization (EPFO)'s trustees are likely to defer on Tuesday the decision on interest rate on PF deposits for 2014-15, as the proposed 8.7 percent may not be acceptable to union representatives.
28 Aug 2014
Itanagar: Setting an example, the Arunachal Pradesh Environment and Forest Department has achieved 70 percent afforestation in the state at a time when forest areas are decreasing alarmingly in the country.
11 Aug 2014
United Nations: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed Egypt's announcement that the Israelis and the Palestinians have accepted another 72 hours' unconditional humanitarian ceasefire and urged all sides to avoid steps that would lead to a resumption of violence.
29 Aug 2014
Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is facing problems in selling the television rights of its forthcoming 'home' series against Australia and New Zealand in the United Arab Emirates for a reasonable amount.
03 Aug 2014
United Nations: After weeks of intense fighting, the Gaza strip appears headed towards a "health and humanitarian disaster" with medical services and facilities for nearly 1.8 million Palestinians "on the verge of collapse", according to senior UN officials in the region.
27 Aug 2014
Washington: Asserting that US is and will remain the one indispensable nation in the world, President Barack Obama said that country has to use its power wisely to sustain this leadership.
20 Aug 2014
Washington: The US has reiterated that it looks forward to welcoming Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi despite an online petition seeking cancellation of his visit.
07 Aug 2014
United Nations: India has said the current crisis in Gaza can be resolved through a negotiated political settlement and dialogue remains the ‘only viable option’ to effectively address issues confronting the region and its people.
22 Aug 2014
Washington: The US has said that ISIL is more dangerous than a conventional terrorist group in terms of ideology, military and financial power and present an imminent threat to American people.