Washington, Jan 31 : Heidi Montag's father, Bill Montag, has been arrested by Aspen cops for allegedly committing years of sexual abuse and incest with a 13-year-old girl.
Baghdad, Jan 31 : Islamic State (IS) militants kidnapped 78 people Saturday in northern Iraq, including 15 workers from a state oil company in Kirkuk, officials said.
Melbourne, Jan 31 : Neither illness, nor second-ranked Maria Sharapova could stop the unyielding titan of women's tennis, Serena Williams, from getting her hands on her 19th Grand Slam crown after a straight sets win in the Australian Open final here Saturday.
Sydney, Jan 31 : It was a game where both sides deserved to win but it was Australia which triumphed 2-1 in extra time to win the country's most prestigious football trophy since entering international matches in 1922.
Kochi, Jan 31 : Doctors at a private hospital here in Kerala have registered a rare feat of conducting India's first successful double hand transplant.
Baghdad, Jan 31 : A suicide bomber killed a prominent Sunni tribal leader and four of his guards in an attack in Iraq's western province of Anbar, a security source said Saturday.
Pune, Jan 31 : Pune FC will be keen to maintain their impressive form when they take on arch-rivals Mumbai FC in an I-League Round 4 encounter at the Shree Shivchhatrapati Sports Complex in Balewadi here Sunday.
Riyadh, Jan 31 : Courts in the Saudi Arabian capital of Riyadh have sentenced more than 65 men to prison terms ranging from two days to three months for their refusal to implement court rulings in favour of their former wives, the ministry of justice said.
Beijing, Jan 31 : External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday reached China for her four-day visit to the Asian nation.
Melbourne, Jan 31 : American Tennis icon Serena Williams clinched sixth Australian Open title by beating Russian star Maria Sharapova in the women's singles final here on Saturday.
Cairo, Jan 31 : An Egyptian court Saturday banned Palestinian group Hamas' armed wing, al-Qassam Brigades, and listed it as a terrorist organisation.
Beijing, Jan 31 : Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group may face a class-action lawsuit initiated by five law firms based in the US.
Washington, Jan 31 : Stevie Wonder has launched a pro-Obama rant at the recent funeral of Grammy-winning gospel singer Andrae Crouch, in which he decried racism against the US President.
Washington, Jan 31 : Katy Perry has confirmed that her cryptic 'Mean Girls' tweet that she posted in September 2015 was aimed at Taylor Swift.
New Delhi, Jan. 31 : Ryan Guzman has recently revealed that he was extremely "nervous" while filming intimate scenes with Jennifer Lopez in 'The Boy Next Door.'
Washington, Jan. 31 : Prince Harry's former girlfriend, Cressida Bonas, has received rave reviews for her London stage debut in 'There's a Monster in the Lake. '
Washington, Jan. 31 : Val Kilmer was recently rushed to hospital and underwent an emergency surgery for throat tumor, it has been reported.
Wellington, Jan 31 : Pakistan's tour of New Zealand, in preparation of the World Cup, started on a losing note, as the visitors lost the first match of the two-match ODI series by seven wickets at the Westpac Stadium in Wellington.
Rome, Jan 31 : Constitutional judge Sergio Mattarella was elected Italy's new president Saturday, in the fourth round of balloting held by the Italian parliament in a joint session.
Damascus, Jan 31 : At least 50 rebels were killed and 150 wounded Saturday in fresh clashes with government troops in the northwestern Syrian province of Idlib, media reported.
Baghdad, Jan 31 : Islamic State (IS) militants seized 15 employees after they temporarily seized an oil facility near the city of Kirkuk in northern Iraq, while Kurdish troops freed seven villages in the area, a security source said Saturday.
Doha, Jan 31 : A total of 279 Indians died in Qatar in 2014, up from 241 deaths in 2013, according to data released by the Indian embassy.
New Delhi, Jan 31 : Delhi Waveriders captain Sardar Singh was Saturday handed a one-match suspension for "inappropriate physical contact with the opponent player" during a Hockey India League (HIL) match.
New Delhi, Jan 31 : Unwinding and relaxing with your beloved after a week of hectic work can be a great way to make your Valentine's Day special, especially when the occasion falls on a Saturday this year!
Malabo (Equatorial Guinea), Jan 31 : Guinea head coach Michel Dussuyer Saturday confirmed that Florentin Pogba is ruled out of the knockouts of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon).
Melbourne, Jan 31 : American star Serena Williams held off a determined Maria Sharapova of Russia to win her sixth Australian Open title and the 19th Grand Slam title of her career, separating herself from Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova for the second-most Grand Slam titles in the Open Era.
Madrid, Jan 31 : FC Barcelona and Villarreal face each other Sunday evening in what is a dress rehearsal for the Kings Cup semi-final between the two sides.
Melbourne, Jan 31 : Serena Williams beat Maria Sharapova in straight sets in the women's singles final to win her sixth Australian Open title here Saturday.
Sydney, Jan 31 : A weary but upbeat West Indies side arrived here to begin preparations for the 2015 cricket World Cup.
Moscow, Jan 31 : Russia's 12th humanitarian aid convoy to the east Ukrainian Donbass region has reached there, Moscow's emergencies ministry said Saturday.
London, Jan 31 : Despite having a common ancestor, different mammalian species have acquired their unique characteristics by repurposing functional elements through gene regulation, says a study.
Castries (St. Lucia), Jan 31 : Current West Indies coach Stuart Williams will be in charge of St. Lucia Zouks for the upcoming Caribbean Premier League (CPL).
London, Jan 31 : If you feel lazy to get up early in the morning to head for a jog, then sleep on! Research shows that morning is not the best time to exercise.
Addis Ababa, Jan 31 : UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Saturday strongly condemned Thursday's terrorist attacks in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula.
Los Angeles, Jan 31 : Your make-up products can put you at risk of early menopause.
Washington, Jan 31 : In what could lead to a cure for HIV, researchers have found that the human immunodeficiency virus may stay hidden for years in certain "quiet" immune cells.
London, Jan 31 : Czech tennis fans have expressed their anger against Britain number one Andy Murray's fiancee Kim Sears after she was filmed apparently aiming an outburst at the Czech's team when Murray broke back in a tense first set against Tomas Berdych.
Washington, Jan 31 : US President Barack Obama has sought $215 million for an effort that will match patients' genetic and physiological data to treat their health conditions more precisely.
Washington, Jan 31 : Britney Spears' boyfriend Charlie Ebersol has teamed up with Michelle Obama and Bradley Cooper to advocate for veterans.
Madrid, Jan 31 : The winter transfer market for Spain came to a close with most clubs refraining from doing any business.
London, Jan 31 : Andy Murray's coach Amelie Mauresmo believes that the Britain number one has shown remarkable progress this year, describing him as more focused and intense ahead of the Australian Open final in Melbourne.
Washington, Jan 31 : Roseanne Barr has revealed that she was not surprised by the dozens of women who came forward with allegations of sexual misconduct against her comic peer Bill Cosby.
London, Jan. 31 : A new study has recently revealed that world's marine species are up to nine times likelier to become extinct than formerly thought.
Washington, Jan 31 : The California's Court of Appeals has denied Michael Jackson's mother Katherine Jackson's appeal for new trail by stating that the concert promoter AEG was in no way responsible for singer's death.
London, Jan 31 : Jamie Dornan, who will be playing the mysterious and seductive lead Christian Grey in the movie version of the bestseller 'Fifty Shades Of Grey,' has revealed that there is no forced sex in the film, it is all consensual.
Karachi, Jan 31 : Welcoming the decision of the ICC of allowing paceman Mohammad Amir to resume domestic cricket, seven months before the five-year spot-fixing ban ends, former Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Zaka Ashraf has said that the bowler should be given a chance to serve his country.
London, Jan 31 : Saudi Arabia has once again postponed the second round of flogging of blogger Raif Badawi.
Washington, Jan 31 : Robbie Coltrane has been hospitalized after experiencing flu-like symptoms on his flight from London to Orlando, Florida.
Washington, Jan 31 : US President Barack Obama and the Dalai Lama are set to attend the National Prayer Breakfast event in Washington, DC, next week.
Washington, Jan 31 : Vine has released a new application for its junior target audience "Vine Kids" that has a cast of "adorable animated characters" wherein kids will only need to swipe left and right to see new Vine videos pop up.
Sydney, Jan 31 : Islamic State (IS) militants have released a video admitting their defeat to U.S. airstrikes in battle for the Syrian city of Kobane saying that "we will return once again".
London, Jan 31 : A Canadian climber has made history by becoming the first person to scale icy walls of Niagara Falls.
Washington, Jan. 31 : The 4.4 billion year-old Martian meteorite, which was found a few years ago in the Moroccan desert, is a piece of planet's crust, it has been revealed.
London, Jan 31 : England batsman James Taylor has said that he was delighted to score crucial runs under pressure to anchor his side to a three-wicket win over reigning world champions India in Perth.
London, Jan 31 : England cricket team captain Eoin Morgan has said that the team is growing in confidence ahead of the World Cup, after they reached the final of the Carlton Mid Tri-series tournament in Australia.
London, Jan 31 : Manchester United football team manager Louis van Gaal has admitted that the club needs to turn on the style and become more attractive to start entertaining fans with their goals again.
London, Jan 31 : Manchester City football team boss Manuel Pellegrini has insisted that Chelsea striker Diego Costa should change his game after the Spaniard earned a three-match ban for stamping.
Washington, Jan 31 : A US intelligence official has said that the gunman who killed four people at a kosher market in eastern Paris this month recorded the attack on a camera.
London, Jan. 31 : A new analysis has dynamited a much-hyped discovery of primordial "gravitational waves" from the dawn of time.