Kabul, Feb 9: At least 15 Taliban insurgents have been killed in a joint Afghan and foreign troops air strike in southern Helmand province in Afghanistan.
Kathmandu, Feb 9 : External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj arrived in Nepal on Tuesday to pay homage to the country's former prime minister Sushil Koirala.
New Delhi/Bangalore, Feb.9 : Multinational internet technology giant LeEco received a record 95000 orders for its Le 1s mobiles within 20 seconds during its second flash sale on Flipkart on Tuesday.
Islamabad, Feb.9 : The Pakistan Supreme Court on Tuesday has stayed the execution of three men convicted by military courts for their involvement in the Army Public School attack.
London, Feb. 09 : British tennis star Andy Murray and his wife Kim Sears have become proud parents of their first child on Tuesday. The couple were blessed with a baby daughter.
Washington D.C., Feb. 9: According to a new study when it comes to chocolates, Millennials also known as the Millennial Generation can't be trusted, as they say something else and do exactly the opposite.
Washington D.C., Feb. 9: According to a new study, now people can broadcast their messages to stars through artistic space odyssey.
New Delhi, Feb.9 : South Africa batsman David Miller has been appointed as the skipper of Kings XI Punjab for the upcoming ninth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Johannesburg, Feb.9 : South African batsman Hashim Amla has welcomed the inclusion of former player Neil McKenzie as the new batting consultant.
Mexico, Feb. 9 : Indian-American actor and designer Waris Ahluwalia, who was barred from boarding an Aeromexico flight from Mexico City to New York because he refused to remove his turban, today said that it was an opportunity to challenge fear and ignorance.
Johannesburg, Feb.9 : Australian spin great Shane Warne, who seems to have an unending quarrel with former skipper Steve Waugh, slammed the latter and said that he was 'the most selfish player' he has ever played with.
Kathmandu, Feb 9 : Nepal's former prime minister Sushil Koirala, who died on Tuesday, epitomised the adage "simple living, high thinking", visiting Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said.
New York, Feb.9 : South East Asia is increasingly being targeted by international mujahideen forces as part of a global jihad, reports the New York Times.
Washington D.C., Feb. 9: A new study has revealed that innate teaching skills are an unknown part of human nature.
Kathmandu, Feb 9 : Former Nepalese Prime Minister Sushil Koirala will be cremated on Wednesday and will be honoured with a state funeral and public holiday.
New York, Feb 9 : While it is easy to blame the slowing of the US economy on foreigners, a recent article published by The Forbes has said that rise of the US dollar is the root cause.
New York, Feb 9 : The interior structure of rocky exoplanets orbiting other stars will have interiors very similar to Earth -- a thin outer crust, a thick mantle, and a Mars-sized core, researchers have shown using a computer model.
Geneva, Feb 9 : International Organisation for Migration (IOM) on Tuesday said 76,263 maritime refugee and migrant arrivals were recorded in Europe through the first six weeks of 2016.
Berlin, Feb 9 : German industrial output and exports declined in December 2015, official data showed on Tuesday, indicating a shaky growth of Europe's biggest economy.
London, Feb 9 : At two people have died and various others injured after two trains collided near Bad Aibling in the southern German state of Bavaria, say police.
Colombo, Feb 9: The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, who is on a four-day official visit to Sri Lanka at the invitation of the government, called on the Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena today.
Islamabad, Feb 9 : Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan Gautam Bambawale presented his credentials at a ceremony in Islamabad on Tuesday.
Melboune, Feb. 9: Things got heated up between Shane Warne and Brendan Fevola during a camp-fire tiff on a reality show I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here!"
Colombo, Feb.9 : Sri Lanka's College of Information Management and Sciences and Sri Lanka-Pakistan Friendship, Trade and Investment Association have signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Preston University for collaboration in a variety of fields.
Karachi, Feb.9 : Pakistan's Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid has said that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will unite the divided families of Kashmir. He was addressing a PML-N workers convention in the Palandri town of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK).
Islamabad, Feb.9 : A parliamentary panel in Pakistan has cleared the Hindu Marriage Bill 2015, paving the way for regulations on registration of marriage and divorce for the Hindu community.
New Delhi, Feb. 9 : Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor has revealed that shooting for the hijack sequence in her upcoming flick 'Neerja' was physically, emotionally and mentally taxing.
Lucknow, Feb 9 : The BJP on Tuesday demanded that Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav sack his minister Azam Khan for his "baseless allegations" that Prime Minister Narendra Modi met underworld don Dawood Ibrahim in Pakistan.
Bangkok, Feb 9 : Immigration police in Thailand have seized 173 fake passports and arrested six foreigners during a raid on a house in the central province of Chachoengsao, officers said on Tuesday.
Johannesburg, Feb.9 : Australia have chosen one-day skipper Steve Smith over Aaron Finch to lead the upcoming World T20, which will be played in India next month.
Johannesburg, Feb. 9: American actor Cuba Gooding, Jr. recently revealed that his 'Shadowboxer' actress Dame Helen Mirren has got the most beautiful breasts.
Melbourne, Feb. 9: Despite his show-stopping performance at 2016 Super Bowl, Coldplay frontman Chris Martin has become the butt of online jokes after being upstaged by fellow singers Beyonce and Bruno Mars.
Karachi, Feb 9 : A Sikh Indian-American designer and actor has claimed that he was prohibited from boarding an Aeromexico flight from Mexico City to New York because he refused to remove his turban.
Melbourne, Feb. 9: Kris Jenner has recently responded to the accusation that she sold out her family for fame, saying that the accusation has stemmed from jealousy.
Washington D.C., Feb. 9: Supermodel Gigi Hadid has bared it all for the Vogue Paris cover.
Karachi, Feb.9 : Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shahryar Khan has said that they have given a proposal to play the upcoming World T20 at neutral venues as the country's participation to tour India is subject to government clearance.
Kathmandu, Feb 9 : Nepalese Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has convened an emergency meeting of Council of Minister following the demise of Nepali Congress President Sushil Koirala.
Washington D.C., Feb. 9: Mad in love Rob Kardashian is reportedly feeling optimistic about his and Blac Chyna's future.
Johannesburg, Feb.9 : Portugal star striker Cristiano Ronaldo has admitted that he will stay with his current club Real Madrid for at least another two years.
New York, Feb 9 : Taking inspiration from the creepy cockroaches that squeeze through the tiniest cracks, US researchers have developed a robot that can rapidly squeeze through cracks during a search-and-rescue mission.
Kathmandu, Feb 9 : Scores of people have offered condolences to the family of former Nepalese prime minister Sushil Koirala on social media after his untimely demise on Tuesday morning.
London, Feb. 9: Seems like Perrie Edwards has finally moved over her former fiance Zayn Malik as she recently sparked fresh romance rumours with a mystery man.
Washington D.C., Feb. 9: Romance rumours have been pouring in for Emma Watson after she has been spotted spending time with an elderly man.
London, Feb. 9: If sources are to be believed then Khloe Kardashian has parted her ways from James Harden to stay close to Lamar Odom.
Washington D.C., Feb. 9: A new research has suggested that like earth other rocky planets also have a thin outer crust, a thick mantle and a Mars-sized core.
Johannesburg, Feb.9 : Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal has admitted that he is deeply frustrated to see his side slip further by two points following their 1-1 draw against Chelsea in their Premier League clash at the Stamford Bridge.
Berlin, Feb 9 : At least nine people were killed and over 100 others injured on Tuesday during a train collision in the southern German state of Bavaria, police said.
New Delhi, Feb 9 : The CPI-M on Tuesday welcomed the TRAI's decision to disallow service providers from offering or charging discriminatory tariff for data services on the basis of content.
Washington, Feb 9 : The United States has reiterated its commitment to assisting the Indian government in bringing to justice those responsible for the Mumbai terror attacks.
Dhaka, Jan 9 : Bangladesh's total exports in the first seven months of the current July 2015-June 2016 fiscal year exceeded $19 billion, two percent higher than the target for the period, official data showed on Tuesday.
Ramallah, Feb 9 : Israeli and Palestinian officials will hold a security meeting in Jerusalem this week to discuss the situation in the West Bank, a senior Palestinian official said on Tuesday.
Manchester, Feb 9 : Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has accused the media of inventing stories which suggest that former Chelsea coach Jose Mourinho is having discussions with the top-level club management.
Sushil Koirala, 76, who died early on Tuesday in Kathmandu following respiratory failure, will be remembered as the prime minister of Nepal who stewarded a republican federal constitution of the former Hindu kingdom.
Islamabad, Feb 9 : Pakistan's National Assembly (NA) committee has approved a draft law on Hindu marriages, paving the way for registering marriages in the minuscule religious minority of the country, the media reported on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Feb 9 : The armed forces need to be involved in the cyber domain to secure it and to develop comprehensive deterrence capabilities, Chief of Integrated Defence Staff Air Marshal P.P. Reddy said on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Feb 9 : Indian computer hardware and electronics manufacturer Amkette on Tuesday announced the launch of an upgraded version of Evo Gamepad Pro, the Bluetooth gamepad for use with Android devices.
New Delhi, Feb 9 : In an effort to enhance disaster preparedness in India, tech giant Google on Tuesday announced public emergency alerts for floods in the country.
Damascus, Feb 9 : At least seven people were killed and 15 injured on Tuesday as a blast hit the Police Club in Damascus district of Masaken Barzeh, a source said.
Ramallah, Feb 9 : Israeli and Palestinian officials are set to hold a security meeting in Jerusalem this week to discuss the security situation in the West Bank, a top diplomat said on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Feb 9 : Hollywood is dealing with the Oscar mania along with the diversity row, and it's time to let the Oscar fever seep into the nation. From Leonardo DiCaprio's "The Revenant" to Jennifer Lawrence's "Joy", a multiplex theatre chain is organising The Oscar Film Festival in Delhi, Bengaluru, Kolkata, Pune and Mumbai from February 19.