Prachanda cancels Australia visit

Fearing arrest, Prachanda cancels Australia visit

Kathmandu, June 24 - Nepal's Maoist leader Pushpa Kamal Dahal aka Prachanda has cancelled his visit to Australia, apparently due to fears he may be arrested for war crimes.Prachanda, who was to...
Hillary Clinton clinches Democratic presidential nomination

Hillary Clinton clinches Democratic presidential nomination

Washington, June 7 - Hillary Clinton has clinched the Democratic Party's presidential nomination on Monday, and is set to become the first woman in the America's 240-year history to lead the presidential...

Heavy rains cause waterlogging, traffic snarls in Delhi

New Delhi, Aug 31. Heavy rains on Wednesday morning caused waterlogging in many areas and massive traffic gridlocks in the national capital, stranding people on the roads.Traffic helpline officials told IANS that...
Other countries might be involved in coup attempt

Other countries might be involved in coup attempt: Erdogan

Ankara, July 21 - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said that other countries might be involved in July 15 coup attempt."There might be other countries involved in the coup attempt. Judicial...
Policeman killed in Bangladesh Eid congregation blasts (Lead)

Four killed in Bangladesh Eid congregation attack

Dhaka, July 7 - Four people were killed on Thursday in an attack aimed at a police contingent guarding the Sholakia Ground in Kishoreganj district, just before prayers began at Bangladesh's largest...

Pyongyang launches loyalty campaign

Seoul, May 29 - North Korea has launched a new campaign for loyalty to the regime to boost its work in the country, part of a five-year economic strategy announced at the...
Pro-IS Twitter account warns of attack at US, Britain airports

Pro-IS Twitter account warns of attack at US, Britain airports

London, July 2 - A pro-Islamic State (IS) Twitter account has threatened to attack Los Angeles International, John F Kennedy International and Heathrow airport as the US prepares to celebrate July 4...

Mathura SP among 20 killed in clash during anti-encroachment drive

The toll in the Mathura violence rose to 20 on Friday as Superintendent of Police Mukul Dwivedi and others injured in Thursday's clash between police and encroachers during an anti-encroachment drive,...

Priyanka Chopra has a ‘woman crush’ on Meghan Trainor

 Mumbai, May 23 - Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra says she has a "woman crush" on singer Meghan Trainor.Priyanka took to Instagram to share a photograph from the Billboard Music Awards in Las...

BJP seeks judicial probe into Mathura violence

The BJP on Friday accused the ruling Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradesh of patronising goons and demanded a judicial inquiry into the Mathura violence that has left 24 persons dead including...

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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...