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Traffic diversions on NH-24 likely Tuesday

April 7, 2014 at 11:48 PM

New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Commuters on National Highway-24 may face some inconvenience Tuesday because of traffic diversion due to a protest by some religious groups, said a Delhi Police advisory Monday.

Pune residents complain of poor roads and endless traffic

March 17, 2014 at 8:03 PM

Pune, Mar.17 (ANI): Pune Residents voiced their concern on Sunday over the chaotic traffic in the city in the absence of infrastructural development not carried out by successive representatives of the government.

Man shoots wife dead in Lucknow

March 11, 2014 at 5:47 PM

Lucknow, March 11 (IANS) A 30-year-old woman was Tuesday shot dead by her husband in the Uttar Pradesh capital, police said.

Report on AAP-BJP clash in UP sent to poll panel

March 7, 2014 at 12:09 PM

Lucknow, March 7 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh's chief electoral officer Friday sent a preliminary report to the Election Commission of India on the clashes between Aam Aadmi Party and BJP workers here Wednesday.

2,300-year-old village discovered near Jerusalem

February 18, 2014 at 8:14 PM

Jerusalem, Feb 18 (IANS) Remnants of a 2,300-year-old village were discovered west of Jerusalem, Israel Antiquities Authority announced Tuesday.

Agra girl makes it to Hollywood

February 14, 2014 at 5:26 PM

Agra, Feb 14 (IANS) Shamika Tomar, who was born here, has bagged two short Hollywood films within 15 months of her stay in the US. Her future plans are to make "quality" movies in India.

China backs Sri Lanka as US mulls resolution

February 11, 2014 at 7:42 PM

Beijing, Feb 11 (IANS) China Tuesday voiced support for Sri Lanka as the US spearheaded a third resolution on the country's human rights record to be presented before the UN Human Rights Council in March.

11 killed in Maharashtra road mishap

January 14, 2014 at 12:49 PM

Pune, Jan.14 (ANI): At least eleven people, including a woman and a child, were killed and three seriously injured after a jeep in which they were travelling, collided with a container truck on the Pune-Satara-Bangalore Road last night.

27 killed in Maharashtra accident

January 2, 2014 at 3:08 PM

Thane (Maharashtra), Jan 2 (IANS) At least 27 passengers were killed and 18 injured when a state transport bus fell into a 400 feet deep ravine in the Malshej Ghats here Thursday morning, police said.

Xiamen Marathon expects new women's record

January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM

Xiamen, Southeast China, Jan 1 (IANS) A new record is highly expected in the women's section of Thursday's Xiamen International Marathon, the first major marathon of 2014.

China-funded highway extension to open in Sri Lanka

January 1, 2014 at 3:16 AM

Colombo, Jan 1 (IANS) A China-funded $180-million extension to Sri Lanka's first highway will be opened in January-end, an official said here Tuesday.

'The Good Road' out of Oscar race

December 21, 2013 at 12:53 AM

Los Angeles, Dec 21 (IANS) The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has announced a list of nine films that will advance to the next round of voting in the Foreign Language Film category and Indian director Gyan Correa's film "The Good Road", is out of the race.

Beatles wax figures on world tour

December 10, 2013 at 7:30 PM

Hong Kong, Dec 10 (IANS) The wax figures of 1960s British band Beatles are set to stroll from London's Abbey Road to Madame Tussauds here.

Celebs pay respect to Nelson Mandela on Twitter

December 6, 2013 at 1:46 PM

Sydney, Dec. 06 (ANI): Celebrities and notable personalities have flooded Twitter with condolences to former South African President Nelson Mandela's family and the world for the loss of a legend.

Vote even before you eat: Kejriwal

December 4, 2013 at 1:46 PM

New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) Aam Admi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal Wednesday urged voters to fast until they cast their vote.

Woman attacked inside ATM in Bangalore, suffers severe injuries

November 20, 2013 at 12:05 PM

Bangalore, Nov 20 (ANI): A woman was brutally attacked with a machete in an ATM in Bangalore, leaving her severely injured.

Man dies during Friday namaaz in Maharashtra

November 15, 2013 at 6:05 PM

Thane (Maharashtra), Nov 15 (IANS) An elderly man suddenly collapsed and died while offering prayers during Friday namaz at a mosque in Mira Road of Thane district in Maharashtra Friday afternoon, local people said.

Rs.12 lakh cash van robbery solved, four arrested

November 11, 2013 at 8:20 PM

New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) Four people were arrested for two heists, including a Rs.12 lakh cash collection van robbery, committed within a week here, police said Monday.

Ponting calls stumps to Shire innings with 4.5 million-dollar property sale

November 4, 2013 at 3:23 PM

Melbourne, Nov 4 (ANI): Retired Australian Test captain Ricky Ponting and his wife Rianna have sold their waterfront home in the Sutherland Shire's Burraneer Bay for close to 4.5 million dollars, according to reports.

Integrated bus ticket portal for seamless travel from Thursday

October 30, 2013 at 7:01 PM

New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) To make long distance travel by buses convenient and seamless, the Road Transport & Highways Ministry along with a private partner will launch an integrated portal from Thursday.

After two months, buses return on Seemandhra roads

October 12, 2013 at 11:08 AM

Hyderabad, Oct 12 (IANS) After two long months, buses of state-owned Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corp (APSRTC) returned on the roads of Seemandhra Saturday as the employees called off their strike.

Himachal hikes bus fares by 30 percent

September 28, 2013 at 5:40 PM

Shimla, Sep 28 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Transport Minister G.S. Bali Saturday announced a hike in fares of state-run buses by 30 percent in view of the rise in petrol and diesel prices. The revised fares will be effective from Oct 1.

Five dead in Jammu and Kashmir accident

September 19, 2013 at 3:45 PM

New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Five people were killed and four others injured in north Kashmir's Kupwara district Thursday when a passenger vehicle rolled down a deep gorge, nearly 300 feet deep, at Z-Gali on the Machail-Kupwara Road, police said.

Road crash kills five in China

September 15, 2013 at 10:40 AM

Beijing, Sep 15 (IANS) Five people were killed when a car collided with a truck Sunday morning in east China's Anhui province, police said.

12 killed in fresh violence in Karachi

September 11, 2013 at 12:00 PM

Islamabad, Sep 11 (IANS) At least 12 people were killed in separate incidents of violence in Pakistan's southern port of Karachi, said local media and police Wednesday.

Terror bid foiled in Peshawar

September 11, 2013 at 6:08 AM

Islamabad, Sep 11 (IANS) A terror bid was foiled in Pakistan's Peshawar city Tuesday as police defused an improvised explosive device (IED), Geo News reported.

Beijing to impose car congestion fee to tackle pollution by 2017

September 3, 2013 at 4:16 PM

Beijing, Sept. 3 (ANI): Following the footsteps of bigger metropolitan cities like London, Milan and Tokyo, Beijing is set to implement the car congestion fee in order to cut down on air pollution by 2017.

Beijing to impose car congestion fee to tackle pollution by 2017

September 3, 2013 at 4:08 PM

Beijing, Sept. 3 (ANI): Following the footsteps of bigger metropolitan cities like London, Milan and Tokyo, Beijing is set to implement the car congestion fee in order to cut down on air pollution by 2017.

6.0-magnitude quake hits Kathmandu

August 31, 2013 at 1:28 PM

Beijing, Aug. 31 (ANI): An earthquake measuring 6.0 in rector scale jolted Kathmandu Friday night.

Four women rescued from Delhi's red light area

August 30, 2013 at 6:00 PM

New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Four women were rescued from Delhi's red light area, police said Friday.

Tim Henman backs 'out of sorts' Murray to bounce back to top form during US Open

August 22, 2013 at 1:54 PM

London, Aug 22 (ANI): Former British tennis player Tim Henman has backed Wimbledon champion Andy Murray, saying that the British No.1 will have no problem in raising himself for a defence of his US Open crown while still in the afterglow of his Wimbledon triumph.

22 mid-day meal survivors discharged

August 6, 2013 at 5:06 PM

Patna, Aug 6 (IANS) Twenty-two of the 24 children who survived after consuming contaminated mid-day meal in their school in Bihar's Saran district last month, were discharged from hospital here Tuesday.

Pub manager held for illegally serving liquor

August 1, 2013 at 9:08 PM

Gurgaon, August 1 (IANS) At least three dozen drunk foreigners and Indians, including underaged people barred from consuming liquor, were caught early Thursday in a pub here, police said. The pub manager was arrested but the customers were released later.

Charlize Theron shaved off own head for movie role

July 30, 2013 at 5:32 PM

Washington, July 30 (ANI): Charlize Theron reportedly shaved her head on her own for her role in 'Fury Road'.

Is Bihar's success story wilting? (Letter from Bihar)

July 26, 2013 at 12:07 PM

Patna/Chapra, July 26 (IANS) In a matter of just one year, a sense of despondency seems to have set in Bihar as opposed to the perception of rapid development that was the subject of public discourse during the first full term of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.

Relief work launched on war footing in nine rain-hit Andhra districts

July 21, 2013 at 8:54 AM

Hyderabad, July 21 (ANI): The flood situation in most parts of Andhra Pradesh is said to be still very grim, even as the Godavari River has begun receding in the North Telangana region.

Parents blame pathetic healthcare facilities for deaths

July 20, 2013 at 9:02 AM

Patna, July 20 (IANS) The pathetic state of a primary health centre in Bihar and delays in rushing them to better hospitals killed most students after they consumed mid-day meals in their school, the distraught parents say.

Delhi sees rain, Monday also to be rainy

July 14, 2013 at 9:26 PM

New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) Delhi saw rains Sunday after witnessing a string of hot and humid days. The Met department has forecast a rainy Monday also in the national capital.

Congress presents farmer-friendly budget in Karnataka

July 12, 2013 at 6:06 PM

Bangalore, July 12 (IANS) The Congress government in Karnataka Friday taxed liquor, made watching movies in air-conditioned theatres costlier, offered farmers interest- free loan of Rs.200,000 and girl students in first standard Rs.2 a day for attending school.

Andhra roadways employees to go on strike from Friday

July 4, 2013 at 10:40 PM

Hyderabad, July 4 (IANS) Bus transport across Andhra Pradesh is likely to be affected as employees of state-owned Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) have decided to go on indefinite strike from Friday.

Nine people injured in Delhi elevator accident

June 18, 2013 at 6:44 PM

New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) Nine people were injured when an elevator in a multi-storeyed building here malfunctioned and slipped a floor Tuesday afternoon, an official said.

'Suraj Pancholi coping well with jail'

June 18, 2013 at 9:00 AM

Mumbai, June 18 (IANS) Locked away with hardened criminals, Suraj Pancholi seems to be coping well with his condition, according to his sister who met him at the Arthur Road Jail here.

Cabinet defers proposed ordinance of food security

June 13, 2013 at 1:49 PM

New Delhi, June 13 (ANI): The Union Cabinet has deferred decision on promulgating an ordinance to implement the Food Security Bill.

Protest outside Advani's residence in favour of Narendra Modi

June 8, 2013 at 7:04 PM

Amid the high voltage drama in the Goa conclave of BJP where Advani skip the meeting, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's supporters protested outside senior BJP leader L.K. Advani's house in the national capital.

Delhi has welcome rain, more expected Friday

June 6, 2013 at 7:21 PM

New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Denizens of the city were in for a pleasant surprise as rain lashed the city Thursday, bringing a much-needed respite from the scorching heat. The Met office has forecast more rain Friday.

Russia to build new parliament compound

May 24, 2013 at 6:14 AM

Moscow, May 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A new Russian parliamentary centre will be built in central Moscow, that will house both the upper and lower houses as well as their administrative and support services, an official said.

Youth Congress activists protest outside BJP office

May 15, 2013 at 1:58 PM

New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Asserting that the BJP had no right to attack Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, angry Youth Congress workers Wednesday protested outside the opposition party's headquarters. They broke barricades and tried to enter but police used water cannons to restrain them.

15 injured in blast in Maharashtra bus

May 10, 2013 at 9:18 PM

Pune, May 10 (IANS) At least 15 passengers were injured in an explosion which ripped through an inter-city state transport bus in Maharashtra's Latur district Friday evening, officials said. The cause was not yet known.

Delhi residents protest police inaction on missing girl

May 4, 2013 at 4:44 PM

New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Protesting police "inaction" in the case of a missing girl, over a hundred residents blocked roads in east Delhi and also damaged six buses, police said Saturday.

Ex-militant, robber arrested in Delhi

April 30, 2013 at 10:44 PM

New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Two people, including a former militant, were arrested for robberies in the capital, police said Tuesday.

'Sochi 2014 roads 77 percent complete'

April 12, 2013 at 3:08 PM

Moscow, April 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Road-building for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi is three-quarters complete with less than a year to go for the opening ceremony, the head of the state firm responsible for the work said Friday.

Tanzania building collapse toll reaches 20

March 31, 2013 at 9:06 AM

Dar es Salaam (Tanzania), March 31 (IANS) The number of people killed in the 16-storey under construction building collapse in the Tanzanian city of Dar es Salaam has risen to 20, police said Saturday.

Three dead in Tanzania building collapse

March 30, 2013 at 7:54 AM

Dar es Salam, March 30 (IANS) At least three people died and 17 seriously injured when a 16-storey underconstruction building collapsed in Tanzania's commercial capital city of Dar es Salaam Friday, Xinhua reported.

Minister goes online to make highways safe

March 29, 2013 at 9:46 PM

New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) To reduce the death toll in highway accidents, Minister of Road Transport and Highways C.P. Joshi Friday announced a slew of measures including stringent norms for issuing drivers' licences, installation of cameras and cashless treatment to accident victims.

Himachal seeks funds for transport system

March 19, 2013 at 6:09 PM

New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Tuesday sought special funds from the central government to strengthen the transport system in remote areas of the state.

Two killed, over 30 injured as suicide bombers target judicial complex in Peshawar

March 18, 2013 at 3:37 PM

Peshawar, Mar. 18 (ANI): Two suicide bombers launched an attack within the premises of a judicial complex in Peshawar, killing at least two persons, on Monday.

22 Bihar districts hit by arsenic

March 14, 2013 at 7:10 PM

Patna, March 14 (IANS) High levels of arsenic and fluoride have been found in the groundwater of 22 Bihar districts, posing environmental and health hazards, Public Health and Engineering Department Minister Chandra Mohan Rai said Thursday.

Flyover collapses in Kolkata, three injured

March 3, 2013 at 10:59 AM

Kolkata, Mar 3 (ANI): A flyover in Kolkata collapsed on Sunday morning crushing a truck underneath and injuring three people.

Charlize Theron wants to have 10 more kids

March 2, 2013 at 1:23 PM

Washington, March 2 (ANI): Charlize Theron, who adopted 12-months-old son, Jackson, in March 2012, has revealed that she would be happy to have more kids if she could guarantee they would be like him.

Kolkata police uses Beatles' Abbey Road cover in road safety campaign

February 20, 2013 at 11:53 AM

London, Feb. 20 (ANI): Police in the eastern Indian city of Calcutta are using the image on the cover of the "iconic" Beatles album Abbey Road in a campaign to enforce road safety.

Vladimir Putin takes help of Boyz II Men to up Russian birthrate

February 2, 2013 at 1:10 PM

New York, Feb. 2 (ANI): President Vladimir Putin has brought R 'n' B band Boyz II Men to Russia to counteract the flagging birth rate in the country.

CAIT welcomes the latest developments on implementation of GST

January 30, 2013 at 4:44 PM

Though the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has welcomed the progress made on implementation of Goods and Services Tax (GST) in India, as per the recently concluded meeting of the Empowered Committee of State Finance Ministers.

Jammu's Mughal Road construction delayed

January 25, 2013 at 2:56 PM

Jammu, Jan 25 (IANS) The completion of the prestigious Mughal Road, which connects the twin border districts of Rajouri and Poonch in the Jammu region with the Kashmir Valley has been delayed. The Rs.640 crore project is now five years behind schedule.

Man seeking unpaid wages blows himself up

January 20, 2013 at 7:34 PM

Beijing, Jan 20 (IANS) Dejected over his failure to obtain overdue wages, a man killed himself by triggering explosives attached to his body in China's Guangzhou province.

Five women rescued from Delhi brothel

January 19, 2013 at 6:41 PM

New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Five women from West Bengal and Karnataka were rescued from a red light area here and two people arrested, police said Saturday.

Barbados wants to host world tournament

January 15, 2013 at 1:37 PM

Bridgetown (Barbados), Jan 15 (IANS/CMC) The Barbados government has announced plans to host a World Road Tennis Tournament here.

Thiruvananthapuram airport to be accessed by all modes

January 4, 2013 at 4:39 PM

Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 4 (IANS) The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has agreed to consider a Kerala government proposal to make the international airport here accessible through all transport modes such as road, rail, water and monorail, state Health Minister V.S. Sivakumar said Friday.

Cold wave kills seven in Bihar

December 26, 2012 at 1:49 PM

Patna, Dec 26 (IANS) An intense cold wave has claimed seven lives in Bihar, an official said Wednesday.

Dawning of Asian Century will depend on nature of interaction between India, China: Khurshid

December 10, 2012 at 12:48 PM

New Delhi, Dec 10 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Monday said the dawning of an Asian Century will depend a lot on the nature of interaction between the two largest growing economies in Asia, India and China.

Protest against CNG shutdown blocks Karachi roads

November 27, 2012 at 2:06 PM

Islamabad, Nov 27 (IANS) Hundreds of private vehicles Tuesday blocked an arterial road in Pakistan's port city Karachi protesting an unofficial strike by around 300 owners of compressed natural gas (CNG) refilling stations.

Kasab: Hanged after being expensively secured

November 21, 2012 at 2:26 PM

Mumbai, Nov 21 (IANS) Z?plus category security, a special bullet? and bomb?proof cell, access to the court proceeding through video conferencing ?? all this was made available to the sole surviving Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Kasab, convicted for the attacks in Mumbai Nov 26?29, 2008.

Sabarimala pilgrimage season begins amid hiccups

November 20, 2012 at 1:46 PM

Sabarimala (Kerala), Nov 20 (IANS) Five days after the Sabarimala pilgrimage season opened, some unsavoury reports about prasadam and fleecing of pilgrims have come in, but administrators say it is just media sensationalism.

Ferguson tells Man U to stop gifting early goals to opposition

November 17, 2012 at 6:26 PM

London, Nov 17(ANI): Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has told his defenders to improve their performance and stop gifting early goals to opposition ahead of their Premier League clash with Norwich City on Saturday at the Carrow Road.

Bioenergy Road Map Vision 2020 for India's biofuels development

November 5, 2012 at 8:15 PM

New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) The government Monday unveiled a road map for the biotechnology sector - "The Bioenergy Road Map Vision 2020" - for innovative technologies and policies for biofuels development in India.

Infrastructure development to be focus: PM to ministers

November 1, 2012 at 1:16 PM

New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) In his first meeting Thursday with the 77-member council of ministers, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said infrastructure development and overcoming hurdles to investment remain focus areas.

PM holds first meting of council of ministers

November 1, 2012 at 11:56 AM

New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday held the first meeting of his 77-member council of ministers at his official residence here, days after inducting 17 new faces and elevating five to the cabinet rank in a jumbo reshuffle.

Ferdinand ready to shake hands with Terry during Chelsea clash in bid to end race row

October 25, 2012 at 2:39 PM

London, Oct 25(ANI): Manchester United defender Anton Ferdinand is ready to offer Chelsea duo of John Terry and Ashley Cole his hand during their Premier League clash on Sunday in an effort to smash the race war threatening to swallow up English football.

Gadkari battles allegations, Jethmalani wants him out (Roundup)

October 23, 2012 at 10:31 PM

New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) Fresh allegations of alleged wrongdoing hurled at Nitin Gadkari Tuesday led party colleague Ram Jethmalani to demand that he step down as the BJP president.

3 killed in Quetta blast

October 19, 2012 at 7:10 PM

Islamabad, Oct 19 (IANS) At least three security personnel were killed and 11 others injured as a roadside bomb targeted a paramilitary force convoy in Pakistan's Quetta city Friday afternoon, reported Xinhua citing local media.

British woman denies charges of having 'naked sex' in Dubai taxi

October 19, 2012 at 11:50 AM

Manama, Oct. 19 (ANI): A drunk couple, who were accused of being naked and indulging in an alleged sexual activity in a taxi's backseat in Dubai, has denied the claims.

Kejriwal, supporters detained near PM house

October 12, 2012 at 4:36 PM

New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) India Against Corruption (IAC) member Arvind Kejriwal and his supporters were detained Friday while protesting against cabinet minister Salman Khurshid and his wife.

Kejriwal, supporters detained

October 12, 2012 at 3:56 PM

New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) India Against Corruption (IAC) member Arvind Kejriwal and his supporters were detained Friday while protesting against cabinet minister Salman Khurshid and his wife.

Watch out for 'Love', 'On The Road' at Mumbai fest

October 10, 2012 at 9:48 PM

Mumbai, Oct 10 (IANS) French, Italian, British and Indian - expect a heady mix of cinema from across the world at the forthcoming 14th Mumbai Film Festival, to be held here Oct 18-25. International award-winning films like "Love" and "On The Road" will be screened during the gala.

1 killed, 11 others injured in blast in SW Pakistan

October 8, 2012 at 4:19 PM

Islamabad, Oct. 8 (Xinhua-ANI): At least one was killed and 11 others including three cops were injured when a roadside planted bomb hit Pakistan's southwest city of Quetta on Monday, sources in Quetta told Xinhua.

Asha Bhosle's daughter Varsha shot herself

October 8, 2012 at 3:43 PM

Varsha Bhosle daughter of Asha Bhosle has shot herself in the head at their Peddar Road residence here Monday, police said.

Asha Bhosle's daughter commits suicide

October 8, 2012 at 1:47 PM

Mumbai, Oct 8 (IANS) Varsha Bhosle, daughter of playback singer Asha Bhosle, committed suicide at their Peddar Road residence here Monday. Varsha, who was 56, shot herself, police said.

Asha Bhosle's daughter commits suicide

October 8, 2012 at 1:39 PM

Mumbai, Oct 8 (ANI): Renowned playback singer Asha Bhosle's daughter Varsha committed suicide here on Monday.

Afghan govt 'could fall apart' after NATO withdrawal, warns report

October 8, 2012 at 10:11 AM

Sydney, Oct 8 (ANI): The Afghan government could collapse following the departure of NATO forces in 2014, specially if the presidential elections that year are fraudulent, a report has warned.

Pro Telangana rally: Hyderabad tense as students, police clash

September 30, 2012 at 4:10 PM

Hyderabad, Sept 30 (ANI): Tension has gripped the city as it braces itself for the massive rally on the Necklace Road to demand separate statehood for Telangana, even as students and police clashed at the Osmania University here on Sunday.

Guilty Man U, Liverpool fans unlikely to face action over 'victim chants' at Anfield

September 26, 2012 at 4:11 PM

London, Sep 26 (ANI): UK police officials have confirmed that they will take no action against the supporters who were guilty of 'unsavoury chanting' after Liverpool's clash with Manchester United last weekend.

One dead in anti-Islam film protest in Pakistan

September 21, 2012 at 3:39 PM

Islamabad, Sep 21 (IANS) One person was fatally shot while demonstrators set ablaze two cinema halls in Pakistan's Peshawar city during a protest against an anti-Islam film, police said.

Bleakley indulges her passion for fashion before date night with Lampard

September 17, 2012 at 3:50 PM

London, September 17 (ANI): Christine Bleakley enjoyed the perfect Saturday as she watched the Jasper Conran show before having a romantic dinner with fiance Frank Lampard, it has been revealed.

One killed, 10 injured in clash outside US consulate in Karachi

September 17, 2012 at 12:06 AM

Islamabad, Sep 16 (IANS) At least one person was killed and 10 others injured in clashes between police and protesters outside the US consulate in Pakistan's port city of Karachi Sunday evening, said organisers of the protest against the controversial film allegedly insulting Islam.

Lalu supports FDI in retail

September 15, 2012 at 3:48 PM

Chapra (Bihar), Sep 15 (ANI): Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav on Saturday supported the Congress-led UPA government's decision to allow 51 percent Foreign Direct Investment in multi-brand retail.

45 killed in factory fires in Pakistan

September 12, 2012 at 3:38 AM

Islamabad, Sep 12 (IANS) At least 45 people were killed and many others injured in two separate fire incidents in Pakistani cities of Karachi and Lahore Tuesday, media reports said.

Ferns N Petals launches fifth exquisite boutique in Chennai

September 6, 2012 at 12:15 PM

Chennai, Sep.6 (ANI-Business Wire India): The fifth exquisite floral boutique of Ferns N Petals (FNP), the largest retailer of flowers in India, was inaugurated in Chennai today.

Singapore's supercar owners can now park expensive rides in living rooms!

August 31, 2012 at 5:37 PM

Singapore, Aug. 31 (ANI): Supercar owners living in an exclusive new high-rise apartment block in Singapore, can keep a close eye on their expensive motors, thanks to a special elevator that allows them to park their cars in living rooms.

Jesus Christ 'may have suffered from mental health problems'

August 26, 2012 at 10:58 AM

London, August 26 (ANI): Jesus Christ, John the Baptist, St Paul, St Francis and other figures from the Bible may all have been mentally ill, a sermon produced by the Church of England has suggested.

Minors rescued from Delhi brothel

August 18, 2012 at 8:52 PM

New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Four girls and women from Karnataka were Saturday rescued from a red light area here and a brothel owner was arrested, police said.

Road accidents killed 14,000 Russians in 2012

August 14, 2012 at 10:13 AM

Moscow, Aug 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Around 14,000 people have died in traffic accidents in Russia since the beginning of the year, police statistics show.