Will.i.am finds old taste in new music
Nov 29, 2014 at 04:45 | Source:
Los Angeles, Nov 29 (IANS) Former Black Eyed Peas singer Will.i.am seems to be bored with the current state of music, and he's planning to "energise" his batteries to bring something fresh.The singer feels that the records that are hitting ...
Three expatriate workers kidnapped in Nigeria's delta region
Nov 29, 2014 at 01:30 | Source:
YENAGOA, Nigeria (Reuters) - Three expatriate construction workers were kidnapped on Friday in Nigeria's Bayelsa state in the delta region, a witness and a security source said.The men, two Pakistani and one Indian, were seized at Emakalakala town in...
Literary heavyweights to descend at Jaipur lit fest
Nov 28, 2014 at 23:30 | Source:
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) Keeping up with the tradition of introducing Indian audience to global thinkers and writers, the Jaipur Literature Festival 2015 has chosen luminaries from the field of art, literature and poetry to talk on various themes, or...
Prince William to make first UK royal visit to China in 30 years
Nov 28, 2014 at 02:15 | Source:
LONDON (Reuters) - Prince William will go to China early next year in the first visit to the mainland by a member of the British royal family in almost three decades, Buckingham Palace announced on Thursday.William, Queen Elizabeth's grandson and sec...
Indian diaspora doubts British sincerity on Gandhi statue
Nov 27, 2014 at 23:30 | Source:
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) Ahead of the proposed installation of a statue of Mahatma Gandhi at the British parliament, a section of the Indian diaspora has expressed scepticism about the British government's motive behind the move and instead favoured ...
Prince William to visit China, first UK royal do so in 30 years
Nov 27, 2014 at 19:40 | Source:
London: Prince William will go to China early next year in the first visit to the mainland by a member of the British royal family in almost three decades, Buckingham Palace announced on Thursday.William, Queen Elizabeth's grandson and second-in-line...
Ferguson: Celebs call for 'Black Friday' boycott after shooting verdict
Nov 27, 2014 at 12:32 | Source:
Los Angeles: US celebrities called for boycottingBlack Friday --one of the busiest US shopping days --to protest against a grand jury's decision not to prosecute a police officer who fatally shot a black teenin Ferguson, Missouri.A number of well-kno...
Ferguson Live: 400 arrested after protests scale across major US cities
Nov 27, 2014 at 08:57 | Source:
8.29 am: Obama's Justice Department mulling whether to bring federal civil rights charges against white cop WilsonUnited States President Barack Obama's Justice Department is probing the Ferguson shooting as it considers whether to bring federal civi...
Qatar runs covert desert training camp for Syrian rebels
Nov 27, 2014 at 01:30 | Source:
DOHA (Reuters) - At a desert base, Gulf state Qatar is covertly training moderate Syrian rebels with U.S. help to fight both President Bashar al-Assad and Islamic State and may include more overtly Islamist insurgent groups, sources close to the matt...
Cleveland: Crowd protests over 12-year-old boy shot dead by police
Nov 26, 2014 at 15:09 | Source:
Cleveland: Several hundred people marched down an exit ramp and temporarily blocked rush-hour traffic on a busy freeway on Tuesday while protesting a police officer's fatal shooting of a 12-year-old boy who had brandished a realistic-looking replica ...
Meghalaya's most wanted ANCA militant arrested in Tamil Nadu
Nov 26, 2014 at 11:55 | Source:
Shillong: A most wanted ANCA militant, who escaped from police lock-up about three months ago, was arrested along with his aide in Tamil Nadu, police said today.William A Sangma, a self-styled commander of the Achik National Cooperative Army (ANCA), ...