10 Feb 2016
Thiruvananthapuram: Rahul Gandhi today exhorted Congress leaders in Kerala to shed their differences and fight the coming assembly polls unitedly even as party leaders in the state asked the party vice president not to have any truck with the CPI(M) in West Bengal.
19 May 2015
Geneva: The United Nations said on Tuesday that some 1,850 people had been killed and more than 500,000 displaced as a result of the conflict raging in Yemen since late March. As of May 15, 1,849 people had been killed and 7,394 had been injured, the UN humanitarian agency said citing numbers from Yemen health facilities.
07 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today extended his greetings to the people on Maha Shivratri."Maha Shivratri greetings to everyone," Modi tweeted.
07 Mar 2016
Jakarta: Indonesia's president today urged a summit of Muslim nations to be part of the solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict rather than part of the problem.
10 Mar 2016
New Delhi: The government is considering amendments to Employees' Provident Fund (EPF) provisions to make it applicable on every establishment in which ten or more persons are employed, Rajya Sabha was informed today.
26 Mar 2016
Tehran: Iran today denied supporting cyber attacks against the United States after a New York court indicted seven Iranians over hacking dozens of American banks and a major dam.
08 Feb 2016
London: A goal in added time by Chelsea's Diego Costa earned a point against Manchester United and preserved Guus Hiddink's unbeaten record since returning to the London club as interim manager in December while denying Dutch compatriot Louis van Gaal victory.
25 Feb 2016
Washington: The International Monetary Fund has warned that the world economy is "highly vulnerable" and called for new mechanisms to protect the most vulnerable countries.
01 Oct 2013
United Nations: The world is ageing so fast that most countries are not prepared to support their swelling numbers of elderly people, according to a global study issued on Tuesday by the United Nations and an elder rights group.
10 Nov 2015
United Nations: India has been re-elected by the General Assembly to a six year term on the UN Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL).