London, Sept 25 : A Pakistan-born actor has been removed from a British soap opera 'Coronation Street' after he allegedly posted "racially offensive" tweets against Indians.
Tokyo, Sept 25 : Caroline Wozniacki defeated Japan's Naomi Osaka to lift the Pan Pacific Open here.
Kolkata, Sept 25 : Today at the Bidhannagar Sports Complex Atletico De Kolkata played a closed door practice match against Ex-India international Dipendu Biswas XI.
Mumbai, Sept 25 : Actor Riteish Deshmuk'h's latest released movie 'Banjo' earned nearly four crores at the Indian Box Office in the past two days.
Guwahati, Sept 25 : : BJP national president Amit Shah on Sunday highly praised Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and the Assam government in front of all representatives assembled for national council meeting at Kozhikode, Kerala.
Mumbai, Sept 25 : Bollywood celebrities on Sunday congratulated Indian Tennis sensation Sania Mirza for winning the Pan Pacific women's doubles title.
Guwahati, Sept 25 : The Assam police on Sunday apprehended three rhino poachers from Assam's Nagaon district, officials said.
Islamabad, Sept 25 : Pakistani cricketer Umar Akmal has been recalled in the ODI Team for the 3 ODIs against West Indies in UAE.
Patna, Sept 25 (The Bihar Post/IBNS): Amid continuing unrest in Kashmir, an Indian parliamentarian has suggested for forming a new state by merging Jammu & Kashmir with Himachal Pradesh.
Chennai, Sept 25 : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, who is currently undergoing treatment at a hospital, resumed normal diet on Sunday, her party AIADMK said.
Indore, Sept 25 : It's time once again for national paddlers in all categories to shake off the rust following a two-month layoff and indulge in big-time activity when the 11Even Sports National Ranking (Central Zone) Table Tennis Championships starts at the Abhay Prashal here from on Monday.
Guwahati, Sept 25 : : A Rear Area Security Exercise Antarik Suraksha was conducted at Narangi Military Station near Guwahati on Sept 23-24 under the aegis 51 Sub Area.
Kolkata,Sept 25 : Around 300 passionate runners came together for a 5 km Promo Run to mark the inaugural edition of the IDBI Federal Life Insurance Kolkata Full Marathon.
Kozhikode, Sept 25 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday asked political parties parties across the nation to not to consider Muslims as "vote banks or commodities".
New York, Sept 25 : Priyanka Chopra, who is currently busy making her mark in Hollywood at present, shared a video on her Instagram page where she is seen sharing some moment of 'madness' with actor Hugh Jackman.
Kozhikode, Sept 25 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said his government will ratify the Conference of Parties (CoP) protocol on combating climate change next month.
Kanpur, Sept 25 : R Ashwin picked up three wickets for India as he helped the home side at an advantageous position with New Zealand struggling at 93 for the loss of four wickets on the fourth day of the first Test here on Sunday.
Kanpur, Sept 25 : Spinner R Ashwin reached a milestone in his career when he became the fastest Indian bowler in the history of Test cricket to clinch 200 wickets.
Patna, Sept 25 (The Bihar Post/IBNS): The Bihar government in a sudden development has changed its lawyer hours before the Supreme Court was to head a petition challenging the bail granted to RJD politician Mohamamd Shahabuddin.
Suva, Sept 25 : An earthquake measuring 6.9 on the Richter Scale hit Fiji on Sunday, officials said.
Kozhikode, Sept 25 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) never compromised with the ideology.
Beijing, Sept 25 : At least 12 people were killed when a truck collided with a bus in northern China on Saturday, media reports said.
Kolkata, Sept 25 : Going by the response of its test launch of Optima Lithium Battery E-Scooter, Indian electric two-wheeler company Hero Electric on Tuesday launched its entire range of high energy density lithium battery electric scooters.
New Delhi, Sept 25 : The Indian Air Force on Sunday said it has successfully airlifted 23 construction workers trapped on an island amidst strong currents and moved them to safer places in flood hit Telangana.
New Delhi, Sept 25 : The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Sunday registered an FIR in connection with the missing files related to Ishrat Jahan encounter case, media reports said.
Hyderabad, Sept 25 : Infosys, through its strategic partnership with TED, is presenting TEDx Anchor Program in India.
Patna, Sept 25 (The Bihar Post/IBNS): The appointment committee on cabinet has approved the appointment of Bihar cadre Indian Police Service (IPS) official Radha Krishna Kinni as secretary (security) in Cabinet Secretariat, media reports said.
Kanpur, Sept 25 : Indian skipper Virat Kohli declared their innings at 377 runs for the loss of five wickets, setting a steep target of 434 runs for New Zealand to chase and win the first of the three match Test series.
Hyderabad, Sept 25 : Continuous heavy rains lashed several districts of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Telengana where normal life has been thrown out of gear due to flood-like situation. Heavy downpour wreaked havoc in the low lying parts and stranded several people
New Delhi, Sept 25 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday saluted Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya on his birth anniversary.
Hyderabad, Sept 25 : As heavy rains continue to create havoc in the city of Hyderabad, a team of 480 Army personnel has now been deployed here to facilitate the relief and rescue operations.
New Delhi, Sept 25 : In the wake of the recent deadly terror attack, that took place in the Uri sector of Jammu and Kashmir leaving 18 Indian soldiers martyred, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday, during the 24th edition of the his monthly radio programme, said the army 'doesn't talk but replies through their valour'.
Kanpur, Sept 25 : Resuming on their overnight score of 159 runs, the Indian batsmen added 93 runs in the first session while losing three wickets here on Sunday, day four of the first Test match against New Zealand.
Vancouver, Sep 24 : The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate Middleton will arrive in Victoria on Sunday evening.
Baltimore, Sept 25 : At least eight people were injured after gunmen opened fire in US's Balimore city on Saturday night, reports said.
New York, Sept 25 : In his address to the General Assembly on Saturday, Ibrahim Ahmed Abd al-Aziz Ghandour, the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Sudan, said the 2030 Agenda and other frameworks before the United Nations are vital for all countries and he hopes that calls for reform will be heeded so the Organization becomes a true platform for implementing principles of international legality and "a bulwark for justice."
New York, Sept 25 : Burundi has rejected deliberately politicized or falsified reports on the human rights situation in the country and will produce a comprehensive survey on the issue in response to a recently-released United Nations-backed inquiry, its Minister for External Affairs told the General Assembly on Saturday.
New York, Sept 25 : Addressing the United Nations General Assembly on Saturday, Erlan Abdyldavev, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Kyrgyzstan, expressed support for the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which contain a number of targets that are priorities for his country, including poverty reduction, high-quality education, health care, economic growth and environmental protection.
New York, Sept 25 : As the world sharpened its focus on achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), it must recognize the stakes for small island developing States, the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Dominica told the United Nations on Saturday, noting that the 2030 Agenda must drive action on climate change, environmental protection and access to clean energy, all critical concerns for Caribbean countries.
New York, Sept 25 : Addressing the United Nations General Assembly, the Philippines' Foreign Minister on Saturday said that the country's fight against corruption, illegal drugs and crimes under the new President has been widely misunderstood.
New York, Sept 25 : Addressing the United Nations General Assembly, the Foreign Minister of the United Arab Emirates on Saturday expressed concern over Iran's actions that caused "tension and instability in the region."
New York, Sept 25 : Speaking at the general debate of the 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Somalia underscored that no one nation, no matter how big or powerful, can address global climate change, terrorism, poverty or mass population displacement on its own.
New York, Sept 25 : The Foreign Minister of the Republic of Congo, Jean-Claude Gakosso, on Saturday welcomed the new Constitution adopted by his country which he told the United Nations General Assembly will improve political, economic and social governance in the country.
New York, Sept 25 : As the United Nations General Assembly continued its annual high-level debate on Saturday, Samiuela 'Akilisi Pohiva, the Prime Minister of Tonga, continued his country's strong advocacy for the conservation and sustainable use of the world's oceans and their natural resources.
New York, Sept 25 : Citing the enormity of global challenges, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Nepal, addressing the United Nations General Assembly, urged world leaders to undertake a solemn commitment to make the world "of tomorrow" better than the world "of on Saturday".
New York, Sept 25 : Addressing the United Nations General Assembly, Ireland's Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade on Saturday highlighted his country's response to the ongoing refugee and migrant crisis.
New York, Sept 25 : From spurring momentum to achieve the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to combatting terrorism and drug trafficking, the United Nations is the crucial element for success, Tajikistan told the General Assembly on Saturday.
New York, Sept 25 : Emphasizing that the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development is the world's "common roadmap" to sustainability, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and External Trade of Iceland underlined the need to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) on time.
New York, Sept 25 : Accusing the United Nations Security Council of "shameful indifference" and "failure" in stopping the mass atrocities committed in Syria, Liechtenstein's Foreign Minister Aurelia Frick mounted the podium of the General Assembly on Saturday to call on the 15-member body to face up to its responsibilities with a change of political culture.
New York, Sept 25 : Several Southeast Asian nations on Saturday took to the podium of the United Nations General Assembly to share lessons learned from their development efforts and highlight their visions to overcome the remaining challenges.
New York, Sept 25 : Unless progress speeds up considerably with full support from the international community, the world's least developed countries (LDCs) will miss the growth and productivity targets they have set themselves by the target date of 2021, United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson warned on Saturday.
New York, Sept 24 : The blood of Syrians has not been enough to quench terrorism's thirst, Deputy Prime Minister Walid Al-Moualem told the United Nations on Saturday, stressing that the scourge has claimed lives in other countries, "including those that have supported and sponsored it," and further, these innocent people are now paying for the mistakes and short-sighted policies adopted by their governments.
New York, Sept 24 : Stressing the primacy of the United Nations in forging the collective momentum needed to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and tackle climate change, Prime Minister Sibusiso Barnabas Dlamini of Swaziland told the General Assembly on Saturday that global integration is crucial to transforming the world.
New York, Sept 24 :Addressing the United Nations General Assembly, the Prime Minister of Timor-Leste on Saturday stressed the concept of mutual dependence that without peace and stability, there is no development, and without development, there is no peace and stability.
New York, Sept 24 : Given their size and limited choices for economic expansion, small island States like St Lucia have looked to the more advanced economies for innovative means of economic development, the tiny country's Prime Minister told the United Nations on Saturday, among many speakers from the region who said they now find themselves being penalized as tax havens by the very architects of such strategies.
New York, Sept 24 : Recalling the progress made by Uzbekistan over the past 25 years, its Minister for Foreign Affairs said on Saturday that the country will remain firmly committed to the fundamental principles of the United Nations Charter, as well as the country's national constitution.
New Delhi, Sept 24 : Nine years have passed since India won the inaugural World T20 in South Africa in 2007 as the nation remembered the moment of glory on Saturday.
New York, Sept 24 : Mounting the podium of the United Nations General Assembly on Saturday, Azerbaijan's Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov stressed the critical importance of enhancing better understanding among diverse communities and encouraging mutual respect in order to achieve the ambitious Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of Agenda 2030.
New York, Sept 24 : As Botswana prepares for its 50th Anniversary, on 30 September, Vice-President Mokgweetsi E.K. Masisi, described to the United Nations General Assembly the journey of how the country went from one of the world's poorest nations to a middle income country.
Toronto, Sept 24 : A recovering addict, Dan in one of Canada's drug cities is applauding the federal government's support in setting up safe injection sites, adding that such a site earlier in London could have helped him recover from addiction to opiate and crystal meth, reported CBC News.