Australia's Phil Hughes to undergo scans after surgery
Nov 26, 2014 at 09:54 | Source:
Australia cricketer Phillip Hughes remains in critical condition and will have more scans on Wednesday after undergoing emergency surgery to relieve pressure on his brain at a Sydney hospital.The batsman suffered a severe head injury when he was stru...
Poultry scare: Centre rushes experts to bird flu-hit Kerala districts
Nov 26, 2014 at 09:21 | Source:
New Delhi: The Centre today rushed a team of experts to Kerala to deal with the outbreak of bird flu in parts of the state.Union Agriculute Minister Radha Mohan Singh told a group of Kerala MPs that a team of experts from the Bangalore regional lab o...
Petrol pump owners not to follow order on helmets
Nov 26, 2014 at 07:15 | Source:
Ghaziabad, Nov 25 (IANS) Petrol pumps owners in Ghaziabad have refused to comply with the UP transport commissioner's order to refuse fuel to two-wheeler riders not wearing helmets and four wheeler driver without seatbelts.The Petrol Pump Dealers Ass...
U.S. quarantine moves hurting Ebola response in Africa - Harvard
Nov 26, 2014 at 04:15 | Source:
BOSTON (Reuters) - Moves by some U.S. states to isolate medical workers returning from fighting Ebola in West Africa could worsen the global health crisis by discouraging badly needed new volunteers, according to health experts at Harvard University....
China looms over SAARC summit in the Himalayas
Nov 26, 2014 at 03:30 | Source:
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - When eight South Asian leaders gather for a summit in Kathmandu on Wednesday, they will meet in a conference centre donated by China to its cash-strapped Himalayan neighbour Nepal 27 years ago.In the decades since it built the m...
Rampal's police remand extended
Nov 26, 2014 at 03:15 | Source:
Hisar (Haryana), Nov 25 (IANS) A court in Haryana's Hisar town Tuesday extended the police remand of controversial sect leader Rampal by six days.The court had sent Rampal to police remand for five days last week after cases of murder, sedition, atte...
Ukraine reports new arrivals of Russian supplies for eastern rebels
Nov 26, 2014 at 02:30 | Source:
KIEV (Reuters) - Ukraine levelled fresh charges on Tuesday that Russia was sending support to pro-Russian separatists in the east, saying that five columns of heavy equipment were seen crossing onto Ukrainian territory on Monday.The latest accusation...
Bangladesh 'Hajj critic' AL Siddique is arrested
Nov 26, 2014 at 02:22 | Source:
A senior Bangladeshi politician who criticised the annual Hajj pilgrimage made by Muslims to Mecca has been arrested in Dhaka. Abdul Latif Siddique was denied bail and sent to jail on charges of insulting Islam. Mr Siddique returned from India on Sun...
Modi govt being run by big industrialists: Rahul Gandhi in Kashmir
Nov 25, 2014 at 20:24 | Source:
Poonch: In a sharp attack on the Modi government, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday alleged it was being run by big industrialists and said a Rs 6,000 crore loan was facilitated to the Adani Group for a project in Australia but the prom...
IAF lost 30 aircraft in crash since 2011, says Parrikar
Nov 25, 2014 at 19:26 | Source:
New Delhi: Thirty Indian Air Force planes have met with crashes since 2011, costing the the country over Rs 1,160 crore and the main reasons are human and technical error, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today said. Statistics given by him show the...
TMC, JD(U) unite against BJP, protest outside Parliament over black money
Nov 25, 2014 at 11:55 | Source:
Black money, which was a trump card used by the partyduring the Lok Sabha polls, is now all set to haunt the Modi government in Parliament with the opposition parties Trinamool Congress, Janata Dal(U), JD(U), RJD and the Samajwadi Party uniting to c...
How Kim Kardashian's app will help fight against AIDS
Nov 25, 2014 at 08:31 | Source:
Los Angeles: Reality TV star Kim Kardashian is thrilled to help in the fight against AIDS by raising money through exclusive content on her Kim Kardashian: Hollywood application.The 34-year-old is working with multinational corporations Apple and (RE...
Rampal's sect expansion plans go bust
Nov 25, 2014 at 04:45 | Source:
Barwala (Haryana), Nov 24 (IANS) Just before his run-in with the law that landed him behind bars with serious charges such as murder, sedition and other cases slapped on him, self-styled godman Rampal had embarked on well-thought plans for expansion ...
Mired in crisis, Mexican president aided by discredited opposition
Nov 25, 2014 at 04:30 | Source:
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Deep anger over the apparent massacre of 43 trainee teachers has plunged Mexico's Enrique Pena Nieto into his worst crisis as president, but with no credible opposition in sight, mass protests look unlikely to force him from p...
Delhi playschools told to admit 25 percent poor kids
Nov 25, 2014 at 00:45 | Source:
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday said playschools in the capital, which have been allotted land at concessional rates, will have to admit 25 percent of students from the weaker sections of the society on a free basis.A division be...
Modi to hand over trauma centre, helicopter to Nepal
Nov 25, 2014 at 00:15 | Source:
Kathmandu, Nov 24 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will Tuesday hand over a trauma centre built with Indian aid adjacent to the Bir Hospital in the centre of Kathmandu.Modi will be arriving in Kathmandu Tuesday afternoon to attend the 18th ...