Terrorism and talks can’t go together: India

New Delhi, June 19 - India-Pakistan relations are "jatil" (complicated) and talks and terrorism cannot go together, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Sunday.But she told the media that there was...
Ban admits to yielding to Saudi pressure on Yemen report

Ban admits to yielding to Saudi pressure on Yemen report

United Nations, June 10 - In a startling public admission, Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has acknowledged he caved in to financial pressure from Saudi Arabia and removed references to the coalition led...

Humsafar trains at 20 % higher fares to ply from October: Official

New Delhi, Sep 11 . With the Talgo high-speed train completing its Delhi-Mumbai trial run on Sunday, a Railway Ministry official said that Humsafar trains are set for launching next month with...

This is uncanny: Priyanka Chopra to doppelganger

Mumbai, July 14 Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra, who is currently busy shooting for the second season of the American TV show "Quantico", could not believe on how similar she and her...
Torrential rains, flooding in London

Torrential rains, flooding in London

London, June 23 - Torrential rains and flooding swamped parts of London and Britain's southeast on Thursday, with the fire brigade inundated with more than 300 emergency calls.Flood warnings were issued for...

US hopes Pakistan understands India’s use of civil n-energy

Washington, May 28 - With the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) set to have a meeting in June, the US said that it hopes Pakistan understands India's use of peaceful civil nuclear energy."This...
8 killed in Mumbai pharmacy blaze

8 killed in Mumbai pharmacy blaze

Mumbai, June 30 - At least eight persons, including three infants, were killed on Thursday when a massive blaze engulfed a medical store in Mumbai's Andheri suburb, an official said.Three others, including...

Petrol, diesel prices hiked

New Delhi, June 1 - Petrol price was hiked by Rs.2.58 a litre and diesel by Rs.2.26 per litre, an announcement from Indian Oil Corp. (IOC) said here late on Tuesday.Petrol will...

Indian Air Force inducts first batch of women fighter pilots

NEW DELHI, June 18 - The Indian Air Force Saturday inducted first batch of women pilots into its fighter squadron.The three women pilots - Avani Chaturvedi of Madhya Pradesh, Mohana Singh of...

Sexualisaton of female characters in video games waning

New York, July 19  The tendency to depict female video game characters in secondary roles and sexualise them more than primary characters has diminished in recent years, say a study.The findings...

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BCCI to Reward Mithali & Co. Rs 50 Lakh Each For...

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) have announced that each member of the Indian women's team will get Rs 50 Lakh...

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Ancient Roman villa uncovered near Florence

Florence, Oct 21.  Archaeologists have unearthed a luxurious ancient Roman villa complete with thermal baths and stunning mosaics near the central Italian city of Florence...