Canadian stocks close lower on plunging gold, oil prices (4 minutes ago)
Toronto, Nov 28 (IANS) Canada's main stock market in Toronto on Friday failed to resume the winning streak due to weak resources shares after both gold and oil prices dropped sharply.
Portuguese soccer league standings (12 minutes ago)
Lisbon, Nov 28 (IANS) The following are the Portuguese soccer league standings after Friday's match (tabulated under matches played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points), according to Xinhua news agency.
Policeman killed in shooting at US clinic (Third Lead) (22 minutes ago)
Los Angeles, Nov 28 (IANS) A policeman was killed in a standoff with a gunman in the US state of Colorado, police said.
Seven Kenyan athletes banned for doping (07:08)
Nairobi, Nov 28 (IANS) Seven Kenyan athletes, including two-time cross-country world champion Emily Chebet received bans for doping offences on Friday.
Bankrupt 50 Cent reveals stacks of bank notes (06:58)
Los Angeles, Nov 28 (IANS) Bankrupt rapper 50 Cent has given his fans a glimpse inside his fridge - revealing stacks of bank notes.
Shooter injures 11 at US clinic, arrested (Second Lead) (06:36)
Los Angeles, Nov 28 (IANS/EFE) The gunman who injured at least 11 people on Friday at a clinic in the US state of Colorado has been taken into custody, police said.
Germany's benchmark DAX index declines slightly (06:16)
Frankfurt, Nov 28 (IANS) The benchmark DAX index at the Frankfurt Stock Exchange on Friday declined slightly and closed at 11,293.76 points.
Radcliffe jealous of Redmayne's 'Harry Potter' outfit (05:22)
Los Angeles, Nov 28 (IANS) Actor Daniel Radcliffe says he is jealous of the wonderful wizard outfit Eddie Redmayne gets to wear in "Harry Potter" spin-off film "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them".
US stocks end mixed after Thanksgiving Day (Lead) (04:44)
New York, Nov 28 (IANS) The US stocks closed mixed in light volume in a shortened post-holiday session on Friday, as Wall Street eyed retailers' Black Friday sales results.
Tom Cruise 'hasn't seen' daughter in two years (04:18)
Los Angeles, Nov 28 (IANS) Actor Tom Cruise is said to have not seen his nine-year-old daughter Suri for around 800 days.
Oil prices fall amid ample supplies (03:56)
New York, Nov 28 (IANS) Oil prices dropped on Friday as market expected that supplies would exceed the demand.
India will always remain a 'tolerant' nation: Javed Akhtar (03:38)
Mumbai, Nov 28 (IANS) India will always remain a tolerant nation, veteran writer Javed Akhtar has said.
Civilians, three policemen injured in US shooting (Lead) (02:52)
Los Angeles, Nov 28 (IANS) At least three police officers and some civilians were injured in an ongoing shooting in the US state of Colorado on Friday, the media reported.
Kate Winslet finds showbiz events 'exciting' (02:42)
Los Angeles, Nov 28 (IANS) Actress Kate Winslet enjoys attending showbiz events because they provide her with a rare opportunity to dress glamorously and be pampered. She finds it "exciting".
3 policemen injured in US shooting: Reports (01:56)
Los Angeles, Nov 28 (IANS) At least three police officers were injured in an ongoing shooting in the US state of Colorado on Friday, the media reported.
Tom Hanks's life stopped after wife's cancer diagnosis (01:38)
Los Angeles, Nov 28 (IANS) Two-time Oscar winner Tom Hanks has opened up about his wife's cancer recovery and said life simply came to a halt for him when the disease struck his spouse last year.
US stocks end mixed (01:26)
New York, Nov 28 (IANS) The US stocks closed mixed in light volume trade on Friday, a shortened post-holiday session, as Wall Street eyed retailers' Black Friday sales results.
Gold down on strong US dollar (01:10)
Chicago, Nov 28 (IANS) Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange fell on Friday as a stronger US dollar put pressure on the precious metal during a period of no news due to the combination of Thanksgiving holiday and the early market close on Friday.
AAP MLA Pushkar suspended from Delhi assembly (00:20)
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) AAP MLA Pankaj Pushkar was on Friday suspended for two days from the Winter Session of the Delhi assembly for demanding a discussion on 25 percent nursery admissions through EWS quota.
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Belarus eyes lifting ties with India to strategic partnership level (23:54)
Minsk, Nov 27 (IANS) Belarus hopes to lift ties with India to the level of strategic partnership, Belarusian Prime Minister Andrei Kobyakov said here on Friday.
Mame Khan enthralls audience at 'Awestrung' concert (23:52)
Mumbai, Nov 27 (IANS)
"It's a really good platform because they're giving an opportunity to every genre and every musician. And this opportunity is also at such a grand venue, in an open-air setting with a courtyard and with such a big crowd. There's no doubt that you'll get your fans and audience from every age group right from a kid to an elderly," he said at the event.
Adolescent deaths from AIDS tripled since 2000: Unicef (23:22)
New York, Nov 27 (IANS) The number of adolescent deaths from AIDS has tripled over the last 15 years, most of the patients having acquired the disease when they were infants, according to new data released on Friday by Unicef.
Amarinder back as Punjab Congress chief (Third Lead) (23:16)
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) With the 2017 Punjab assembly polls in mind, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Friday appointed former chief minister Amarinder Singh as the state party chief, a move intended to give a fresh impetus to the beleaguered and faction-ridden unit.
Lok Sabha resolves to protect constitution's secular character (23:08)
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) The Lok Sabha on Friday adopted a resolution resolving to protect the democratic, socialist and secular character of the country at the end of two-day debate on "commitment to constitution".
Three held for stealing Padma awards of Kannada poet (23:04)
Shivamogga (Karnataka), Nov 27 (IANS) Three suspects were arrested for allegedly stealing the Padma Vibhushan and Padma Bhushan awards, conferred on renowned Kannada poet Kuvempu Venkatappa Puttappa, from his ancestral house at Kuppalli near here, police said on Friday.