New Delhi, July 27 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday congratulated British Prime Minister Theresa May after the latter's assumption of her new responsibility, a government release said.
New Delhi, July 27 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday paid his tributes to former President of India, APJ Abdul Kalam on his first death anniversary.
New Delhi/Mandaur, Madhya Pradesh, July 27 : : The opposition charged up a ruckus in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday over the bashing of two women in Madhya Pradesh allegedly for carrying beef.
Mumbai, July 27 : Mumbai City FC on Wednesday announced the signing of two South American players from Argentina and Uruguay for the third season of the Indian Super League, an official release stated.
Bangalore, July 27 : A Dharwad bound private company-owned bus which departed from Bangalore on Tuesday, caught fire near Hubli on Wednesday, resulting in the death of three passengers while injuring nine others, including the driver, reports said.
New Delhi, July 27 : Taking a shot at BJP, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday said that the national party wants to cripple Delhi.
Antigua, July 27 : The St Lucia Zouks missed out on making it four wins out of four at the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) against the Trinbago Knight Riders having looked all but assured of victory. A brilliant half century from Umar Akmal saw his team home against an in form Zouks team to keep TKR in the hunt for a knockout spot.
New York, July 27 : Shocking his fans, Swiss Tennis star Roger Federer on Tuesday announced that he will miss the upcoming Olympics and the rest of the season due to knee injury.
New Delhi/Mumbai, July 27 : Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray turned a year older on Tuesday.
Washington, July 27 : Making history, Hillary Clinton on Tuesday secured the Democratic Party's U.S. presidential nomination for the US Presidential polls.
Washington, July 27 : Ceres is covered in countless small, young craters, but none are larger than 175 miles (280 kilometers) in diameter. To scientists, this is a huge mystery, given that the dwarf planet must have been hit by numerous large asteroids during its 4.5 billion-year lifetime. Where did all the large craters go?
New York, July 27 : The United Nations has a "zero tolerance" policy towards sexual abuse by anyone working under the blue flag.
New York, July 27 : The United Nations envoy mediating a resolution to the five-year crisis in Syria said on Tuesday he aims to convene a new round of intra-Syrian peace talks towards the end of August, and expressed hope that the United States and Russia would make "concrete progress" in order to improve the atmosphere for the resumption of the discussions.
New York, July 27 : The United Nations refugee agency on Tuesday appealed to donors for an additional $115.4 million to fund the voluntary return and reintegration of Somali refugees from Kenya's Dadaab refugee camp.
New York, July 27 : The World Meteorological Organization (WMO), a United Nations specialized agency, will set up a committee to examine whether a 54 degrees Celsius temperature recently recorded in Kuwait, has set the new highest temperature for Asia, as well as for the entire Eastern hemisphere.
New York, July 27 : Two senior United Nations officials on Tuesday underscored that the centrality of women to the Colombian peace process, as shown by the 'historic commitment' by the Government and Colombia and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia-People's Army (FARC-EP) at the Havana Peace Talks Table, must be reinforced in the final agreement and, more importantly, during the implementation phase.
New York, July 27 : The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) reiterated on Tuesday that attacks on health facilities are a blatant violation of international humanitarian law and can amount to war crimes, in response to the recent airstrikes on four hospitals and a blood bank in eastern Aleppo city in Syria.
New York, July 27 : Mangroves are rare and vital ecosystems that help to protect coastlines and mitigate the effects of climate change, but their survival is being jeopardized, the United Nations cultural agency said on Tuesday, calling for greater preservation efforts as the international community marks the first ever International Day for the Conservation of the Mangrove Ecosystem.
New York, July 27 :The Security Council on Tuesday extended the mandate of the United Nations peacekeeping operation in the Central African Republic (CAR) until 15 November 2017, keeping an authorized troop ceiling of 10,750 military personnel intact and providing time for the mission to assess the post-transition process in the country.
New York, July 27 : The United Nations Security Council on Tuesday extended the mandate of the UN Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP) for six months, until 31 January 2017, and welcomed the progress of the negotiations between the Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot leaders to reach a comprehensive settlement.
New York, July 27 : The United Nations human rights expert on freedom of opinion and expression has condemned recent Government clampdown over public and social media expressions in Thailand ahead of a constitutional referendum scheduled for 7 August.
Karachi, July 26 : Unidentified gunmen killed two Pakistan Army personnel as they opened fire on their vehicle in country's Karachi city on Tuesday,media reports said.
Antigua, July 26 : Jamaica Tallawahs captain Chris Gayle believes, that, the historic Lauderhill leg of Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) matches starting this week in Central Broward Stadium.
Kolkata, Jul 26 : A local leader of the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) allegedly threatened a petrol pump staffer on Monday night in West Bengal's Medinipore Town, as the man denied to give him petrol without helmet.
Jakarta, July 26 : Indonesian President Joko Widodo, popularly known as 'Jokowi' will be putting his government on the wrong side of history if he proceeds with a fresh round of executions, Amnesty International said on Tuesday.
Mumbai, July 26 : Actors John Abraham and Varun Dhawan had an awesome time shooting a helicopter action sequence for Dishoom.
New Delhi, July 26 : A Myanmar delegation led by Deputy Minister of Home Affairs Major General Aung Soe called on Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh here today.
New Delhi, July 26 : A court on Tuesday granted bail to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's former Principal Secretary Rajendra Kumar, reports said.
Mumbai, July 26 : The date 26th July 2005 will always be one that is seared in every Mumbaikar's mind.
New York, July 26 : Recent fighting in South Sudan has forced 37,491 people to flee to Uganda in the past three weeks, averaging more than 4,000 a day in the past week, the United Nations refugee agency warned on Tuesday.
New York, July 26 : The United Nations envoy for Somalia has strongly condemned on Tuesday's terrorist attack in the vicinity of Mogadishu International Airport that killed at least a dozen people.
Kolkata, Jul 26 : A sub-divisional court in West Bengal's Howrah district on Tuesday awarded death sentence to a man for killing four kids, including three of his own children.
Berlin, July 26 : A patient allegedly killed his doctor at the Benjamin Franklin hospital in Germany's Berlin city on Tuesday, media reports said.
New Delhi, July 26 : To mark the first death anniversary of former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, the Ministry of Defence has planned a host of events at Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday, an official release said.
The Hague, July 26 : In a major blow to its image as an investment destination, India lost a big arbitration case in the International Tribunal in The Hague for cancelling a satellites and spectrum deal with Bangalore-based Devas Multimedia and could end up paying damages worth a billion dollars.
Mumbai, July 26 : Dishoom has a new addition to its cast and its none other than our very own Khiladi Akshay Kumar.
New Delhi, July 26 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has approved the constitution of a seven-member Expert Committee under the chairmanship of T V S N Prasad, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs for exploring the other possible alternatives to Pellet Guns as Non-lethal Weapons, an official release confirmed.
Mumbai, July 26 : Shahid Kapoor is no more 'Shahid' for his friends. He has a new name-'Gabru'.
Mumbai/Kolkata, July 26 : Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive, 2016 in association with aLL: The Plus Size Store will host the first ever plus-size show for men and women styled by designer Shilpa Chavan of Little Shilpa, an official release said.
Mumbai, July 26 : Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra on Tuesday will appear in the 'Today Show'.
Mumbai, July 26 : Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar will appear in a cameo in the upcoming movie 'Dishoom'.
New Delhi, July 26 : Extending the Xperia X and Xperia XA family, Sony India today announced the launch of Xperia XA Ultra, the ultimate phone for selfie lovers.
Washington, July 26 : Astronomers at the University of Michigan's College of Literature, Science, and the Arts (LSA) discovered for the first time that the hot gas in the halo of the Milky Way galaxy is spinning in the same direction and at comparable speed as the galaxy's disk, which contains our stars, planets, gas, and dust.
Sydney, July 26 : Former Australian skipper Steve Waugh has said he hopes to see senior cricketers keep promoting Test cricket.
Mumbai, July 26 : Sajid Nadiadwala is the only producer in the industry who has 5 franchise films being worked on under his banner.
Mumbai, July 26 : The makers of A Flying Jatt have released a before and after image of Tiger Shroff in his A Flying Jatt avatar.
Mumbai, July 26 : Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty and her 'Baazigar' co-star reunited and took time to click photos and then share it on social networking site.
Mumbai, July 26 : : An Emirates flight from Dubai to Male, made an emergency landing in Mumbai with 309 people on board, reports said.
Mumbai, July 26 : After 'Udta Punjab' and 'Great Grand Masti' made available on various illegal websites even prior to their theatrical release, now the makers of the forthcoming Hindi Film 'Dishoom', produced by Sajid Nadiadwala and Eros International Media Ltd., releasing on July 29 are geared up to combat the threat.
Mumbai, July 26 : The promotions of Sajid Nadiadwala's Dishoom are having its fans going gaga over the super awesome appearances of John Abraham, Varun Dhawan and Jacqueline Fernandez have been making.
Kolkata, July 26 : The arrival of monsoon starts tickling the Bengali taste buds with tantalising thoughts of devouring Ilish during the rains. Ilish or Hilsa, the national fish of Bangladesh, is extremely popular in India, especially in the states of West Bengal, Orissa, Tripura and Assam.
Dubai, July 26 :India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has surged to the top of the MRF Tyres ICC Player Rankings for Test Bowlers after a superb outing in the first Test against the West Indies in Antigua which the visiting side won by an innings and 92 runs.
Tokyo, July 26 : At least 19 people were killed as a knife-wielding man attacked a a residential mental health care facility in Kanagawa Prefecture west of Japan's Tokyo city on Tuesday, media reports said.
Washington, July 26 : When it comes to facing a job interview, better go in-person instead of a video-based or other technology-mediated interviews, if you have the options, new research suggests.
The Hague, July 26 : India has lost a big arbitration case in the International Tribunal in The Hague for cancelling a satellites and spectrum deal with Devas Multimedia and might end up paying a billion dollars in damages, said reports.
On July 24, 2016, Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli resigned from his post after spending 287 days in Singha Durbar (Lion's Palace), the seat of Nepal's Government minutes before Parliament was to vote on a no confidence motion he was likely to lose. Addressing the Parliament on the no-confidence motion, Oli rued, "The game for a change in the Government at this time is mysterious."
On July 18, 2016, 10 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel belonging to the Commando Battalion for Resolute Action (CoBRA) were killed and five others were injured in a Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) orchestrated Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast and encounter in the Chakarbanda-Dumarinala forests of Aurangabad District. Three Maoists were also killed in the encounter. Arms and ammunition, including an AK-47 rifle, Indian Small Arms System (INSAS) rifle and Under Barrel Grenade Launcher (UBGL), were also recovered from the encounter site. Commenting on the incident, Bihar Director General of Police (DGP) P.K. Thakur disclosed that eight paramilitary troopers were killed immediately and two of the five wounded died in a hospital.
Kolkata, July 26 : In a befitting tribute to a late matinee idol of Bengali cinema by today's reigning film industry big cheese, Tollywood actor Prosenjit Chatterjee inaugurated an art exhibition dedicated to Mahanayak Uttam Kumar here recently.
Washington D.C, Jul 26 (ANI): Couch potatoes, beware! Binge watching TV may be the best, but apparently, it might kill you.
New York, July 26 : Citing the alarming humanitarian conditions across Syria, the United Nations Emergency Relief Coordinator on Monday urged fresh momentum and action to protect civilians and ensure sustained aid access "before it's too late," including through the establishment of a weekly, 48-hour pause of the fighting in eastern Aleppo, where food supplies are expected to run out next month.