Aniston-Theroux reunite for lunch date (02:20)
New York, March 12 (IANS) Actors Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux reunited for a lunch date here.
Chinese president vows no compromise on national interests (02:14)
Beijing, March 12 (IANS) Chinese President Xi Jinping Tuesday urged the country's armed forces to courageously assume their responsibility in safeguarding national sovereignty and interests.
Delevingne is Charlie Chaplin of fashion world: Lagerfeld (01:26)
London, March 12 (IANS) Fashion designer-photographer Karl Lagerfeld has unveiled his thoughts on some leading fashion ladies. He says model Cara Delevingne is the Charlie Chaplin of the fashion industry.
Seven suspected militants killed in Egypt (00:42)
Cairo, March 12 (IANS) Seven suspected miiltants were killed and 34 arrested Tuesday during a security raid in Egypt's North Sinai governorate, a security source said.
Over five million kids affected by Syria conflict: Unicef (00:42)
Geneva, March 12 (IANS) Some 5.5 million Syrian children fell victims to the three-year-old crisis in the war-torn country, the UN Children's Fund (Unicef) said Tuesday while releasing a new report on the prevailing situation in the country.
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Shuttler Srikanth ousted from Swiss Open (23:56)
Basel, March 11 (IANS) Rising Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth suffered a disappointing loss at the hands of Swedish Henri Hurskainen in the men's singles first round of the Swiss Open Grand Prix Gold here Tuesday.
Shun personal attacks, be restrained: CPI-M tells campaigners (23:44)
Kolkata, March 11 (IANS) With his party coming under fire following some derogatory comments made by a leader at an election rally, CPI-M West Bengal unit secretary Biman Bose Tuesday called for restraint in canvassing and urged campaigners to desist from personal attacks.
60 Kashmiris shifted to safer locations after snowfall (23:36)
Srinagar, March 11 (IANS) Authorities in Jammu and Kashmir Tuesday shifted around 60 people from disaster prone Waltangoo Naad area of Kulgam district to safer locations following heavy snowfall in the area.
Show political will against sex selection: NGO to parties (23:32)
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) A civil society group campaigning against the declining sex ratio in India Tuesday asked political parties to show political will to eliminate sex selection.
Rahul hits out at Modi, says Gujarat not shining for poor (23:32)
Balasinor (Gujarat), March 11 (IANS) Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi Tuesday lashed out at BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and said Gujarat was shining not for the poor but only for a handful of "rich industrialists".
India-US panel to advance clean energy access (23:18)
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) India and the US Tuesday agreed to create a joint implementation committee to regularly monitor and further the PEACE (Promoting Energy Access through Clean Energy) initiative launched in 2013 under the India-US Energy Dialogue.
Lalit Modi will have to wait for RCA poll results (23:16)
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) Former Indian Premier League chief Lalit Modi will have to wait for some more time to know the results of the Rajasthan Cricket Association's presidential election as the Supreme Court Tuesday adjourned the hearing in the matter till March 25.
Congress names chiefs of Seemandhra, Telangana units (Second Lead) (23:00)
Hyderabad, March 11 (IANS) The Congress Tuesday named N. Raghuveera Reddy and Ponnala Lakshmaiah as the presidents of its Seemandhra and Telangana units respectively.
Court gives Delhi Police more time to probe Bhatkal case (22:58)
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) A court here Tuesday granted Delhi Police 15 more days to complete its probe against Indian Mujahideen (IM) co-founder Yasin Bhatkal and his close aide Asadullah Akhtar in the 2010 Jama Masjid terror attack case.
Manipal institute offers MBA course in Dubai (22:42)
Bangalore, March 11 (IANS) The T.A. Pai Management Institute in Manipal will offer Master of Business Administration (MBA) course to Indian students in Dubai from this academic year.
Fair price shop can't be allotted to BPL card holder HC (22:40)
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) Wondering how a Below Poverty Line (BPL) card holder was given a fair price shop licence, the Delhi High Court ordered a departmental inquiry against the officers who issued him the BPL card. The court also cancelled the allotment of the shop.
Maoists ambush security patrol in Chhattisgarh, kill 15 (Night Lead) (22:40) (With Images)
Raipur, March 11 (IANS) Fifteen security men and a civilian were killed Tuesday when Maoists sprang a deadly ambush on a patrol in a thickly forested area of Chhattisgarh, a short distance from the spot where 27 people were gunned down last year.
Moily overruled every authority inconvenient to Reliance, SC told (22:24)
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) Alleging collusion between the government and Reliance Industries Ltd., veteran communist lawmaker Gurudas Dasgupta Tuesday told the Supreme Court that Petroleum Minister Veerappa Moily overruled every recommendation adversely affecting the company's operations in KG basin without justifying his decision.
Core panel to resolve Goa's tourist taxi problems (22:24)
Panaji, March 11 (IANS) Even as violent scuffles between taxi drivers and foreign tourists and tour operators threaten to dampen Goa's tourism party, the state government has formed a core committee to resolve the stand-off, an official said Tuesday.
Eden Gardens is like another mom for me: Harbhajan (22:20)
Kolkata, March 11 (IANS) Describing the Eden Gardens, which has seen him come up with some spendid performances, as "another mom" for him, India discard offie Harbhajan Singh Tuesday said he was looking forward to a successful Vijay Hazare stint at the hallowed turf.
BJP attempts to mollify ally Shiv Sena (Lead) (22:20)
Mumbai, March 11 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday attempted to mollify its oldest ally Shiv Sena, following a political crisis triggered by Maharashtra Navnirman Sena's (MNS) decision to support Narendra Modi as prime minister.
IAS official accused of rape seeks anticipatory bail (22:18)
Jaipur, March 11 (IANS) Rajasthan IAS officer B.B. Mohanty, who was accused of raping a 22-year-old girl, filed an application in a court seeking an anticipatory bail Tuesday, a lawyer said.
Muslim cleric warns Mamata against ties with Hazare (22:16)
Kolkata, March 11 (IANS) A day before Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee's joint rally with Anna Hazare at Delhi's Ramlila Maidan, a prominent city cleric has called for shunning the party's ties with the social activist.
When will Saudi man be deported, Delhi HC to centre (21:46)
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday directed the central government to inform it when it will deport a Saudi man held in Tihar jail in the capital.
Agarwal wins Congress primary for Lok Sabha seat (21:40)
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) Incumbent Congress parliamentarian Jai Prakash Agarwal Tuesday retained his candidature for the Lok Sabha polls from North East Delhi constituency by winning the party's internal election.