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A rare Siberian tiger released into the wild by Russian President Vladimir Putin raided a farm in northeast China\'s Heilongjiang Province and killed 15 goats.
An Indian-origin Islamist who skipped bail in Britain to join the Islamic State in Syria, has posed a photo of him holding his newborn son and an AK-47 on Twitter, hailing a \"new generation\" of
A rare Siberian tiger released into the wild by Russian President Vladimir Putin raided a farm in northeast China\'s Heilongjiang Province and killed 15 goats.
Reacting to a court\'s decision of sentencing her to 26 years in prison for blasphemy, Pakistani actor Veena Malik today said she has done nothing wrong and will appeal against the verdict in higher
One Indian employed in Liberia has died of Ebola virus infection earlier this year, the government said today.
New home sales in the US edged up by 0.7 percent in October. Housing sector has been struggling since the US slipped into the sub-prime crisis.
1.7 Kilograms of Drugs Found in His Stomach  (26 November 08:47 pm) 
Narcotics weighing 1.7 kilograms have been found in the stomach of a 20-year-old man in Iran\'s northeastern Khorasan Razavi province, police said.
Visitors from over 40 countries, including Israel, Palestine, Germany and the US, will be able to avail of the much-awaited electronic visa facility from tomorrow.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi held talks with leaders of four South Asian nations on the sidelines of 18th SAARC Summit in Kathmandu on Wednesday, but the conspicuous absence from the meeting list was
A landmark of Kolkata has just vanished. The towering 30-foot Paroma statue - one of the biggest pieces of the city\'s public art which stood for 27 years on the Eastern Metropolitan Bypass -
Whether the SAARC Summit that wraps up tomorrow in Kathmandu will prove a mega-flop depends now on Pakistan. It alone among the eight member countries has objected to three major agreements that aim
It is a simple vegetarian spread \'with less spices and oil\' for Prime Minister Narendra Modi while his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif is having halal meat dishes during their stay in Nepal for
Egypt is to open the Rafah border crossing with Gaza today for the first time since its closure in late October after a bombing in the Sinai Peninsula, officials said.
The government has decided to postpone a reform seen as essential for developing much-needed infrastructure. A proposal to change land acquisition laws will not be introduced in the month-long
As Finance Minister Arun Jaitley defended the government\'s position against a concerted Opposition attack on untaxed or black money stashed away in foreign accounts, the Congress, followed by the
When Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the SAARC summit this morning, his assessment of the group\'s accomplishments was frank. \"As SAARC we have failed to move with the speed that our people
Germany\'s biggest companies will have to fill 30 per cent of supervisory board positions with women candidates from 2016 under a law agreed late Tuesday by the country\'s ruling parties.
The government has decided that it will not appeal against telecom giant Vodafone\'s victory in the Bombay High Court last month, which said the company does not owe taxes of Rs 3,200 crore for
A Heron Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) of the Indian Air Force, used for surveillance, crashed today on the outskirts of a village near Bhuj town in Gujarat\'s Kutch district.
Responding to a debate on black money in Parliament, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said it was not a question of whether to disclose names, but when to do so. Opposition parties had earlier
Namibia Prepares for Africa's First E-Vote  (26 November 07:50 pm) 
Namibia will vote in Africa\'s first electronic ballot Friday, a general election that will usher in a new president and quotas to put more women in government.
The country\'s largest state-owned bank will launch an Islamic equity fund next month aimed primarily at its 17 crore Muslims.
Actor-politician Khushbu from Tamil Nadu joined the Congress party today.
A US drone strike killed at least eight suspected militants in Pakistan\'s restive tribal belt today, security officials said.
Chief Election Commisisoner VS Sampath has said the schedule for the bypoll will be announced after the ongoing revision of electoral rolls.