Washington, Dec 19
The United States should take “significant steps” to protect the privacy of foreign citizens and re-evaluate its surveillance of foreign leaders, a review panel tasked with examining US spy progra...
London, Dec 11
Former world heavyweight champion and convicted rapist Mike Tyson has been banned from entering Britain and forced to cancel appearances to promote his new autobiography, his publishers said on Tu...
Bangalore, Dec 10
Srikantadatta Narasimharaja Wodeyar (60), scion of the Mysore royal dynasty, passed away in Bangalore on Tuesday following a cardiac arrest. Wodeyar was a Member of Parliament four times...
Anand (Gujarat), Nov 26
Amar Chitra Katha (ACK), well-known publishers of children’s graphic comics is planning to immortalise sports legends Dhyan Chand and K D Jadhav, too, in its series on India’s “Visionaries”. ...
Panaji/ New Delhi, Nov 23
A special investigation team of the Goa Police today reached Delhi to quiz Tehelka Editor Tarun Tejpal, who has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman colleague, and its Managing Editor Sho...
Mumbai, Nov 10
Unicef India, iiT join hands to create awareness on the issue of open defecation »
Mumbai, Nov 15
Twenty six years after Sachin Tendulkar performed as a ball boy at the Wankhede Stadium, his son Arjun was today seen on the ground doing the same duty in the legendary batsman’s farewell Test her...
New Delhi, Nov 12
Supreme Court today granted bail to Soni Sori, a tribal teacher, and journalist Lingaram Kodopi in a case lodged against them for allegedly receiving money from Essar Group on behalf of Maoists.
Mumbai, Nov 11
WEB TRAFFIC WOES
Washington, Nov 6
Apple released details of government requests for its data while protesting a “gag order” that limits what can be disclosed about US national security orders.
The iPhone and iPad maker fo...
New Delhi, Dec 13
Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan has been named the 'most powerful celebrity of 2013' by Forbes India for the second time in a row. The 48-year-old actor has conquered the Top 100 celebrity...
New York, Dec 10
A civil advocacy group is demanding the maximum punishment for a Seattle man who was indicted on hate crime charges for brutally assaulting a Sikh taxi driver last year, saying such a punishment w...
Johannesburg, Dec 6
Hashtag R.I.P. Mandela was the top trending topic on Twitter today following the death of global anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela.
Mandela, South Africa’s first elected black president,...
Kolkata, Nov 23
Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar on Saturday said the “law should take its own course”, reacting to the alleged sexual assault by Tarun Tejpal, Editor-in-Chief of Tehelka magazi...
Ahmedabad, Nov 22
The Milkman of India will now be part of Indian mythology!
The late Dr Verghese Kurien, who piloted the White Revolution during the 1960s-1980s period, and unveiled Amul, “The Taste of In...
November 18, 2013
It’s not the end, just a bend -- another beginning.
Washington, Nov 13
Twitter wasn’t always Twitter! Twitter could have been named as ‘Twitch’, ‘Smssy’ and even bizarrely — 'Friendstalker', a book about the birth and growth of the microblogging site has re...
Seoul, Nov 12
North Korea executed 80 people by firing squad in one day this month, a South Korean newspaper reported on Monday. The public executions took place in seven cities on November 3, JoongAn...
New Delhi, Nov 6
Notwithstanding the current economic uncertainty, Asia has recorded the largest increase in its billionaires club in the world with 18 new billionaires in 2013, making it the fastest-growing regio...
Washington, Nov 5
Apple chief executive Tim Cook joined the White House in backing a bill to ban workplace discrimination against gay and transgender employees.
“At Apple, we try to make sure people unders...