May 2, 2014 3:45 pm

The blast was claimed by the Islamic extremist Boko Haram terrorist network.

May 2, 2014 3:39 pm

The investigation report offered no explanation of why the Boeing 777 flew off course during a routine flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing.

May 2, 2014 3:16 pm

A reward of Rs 1 crore has been announced for those who help identify the attackers.

May 2, 2014 2:08 pm

News of the accident broke as the country was still reeling from a ferry disaster on April 16 that left around 300 dead.

May 2, 2014 1:39 pm

Harvard MBA student Amrita Siagal won the grand prize in the 'Social Enterprise' category at the 18th Harvard Business School New Venture Competition.

May 2, 2014 2:23 pm

An unmanned submarine is continuing to scan the Indian Ocean floor while the aerial search for surface debris ended this week.

May 2, 2014 11:01 am

Mining accidents are common in Colombia, especially in poverty-stricken areas dominated by criminal.

May 2, 2014 12:10 am

On Thursday, dozens of police were parked around the station, while camouflaged police with assault rifles patrolled its entrance.

May 1, 2014 10:25 pm

Hundreds of onlookers accompanying the protesters, who included several crying children, shouted slogans and hurled abuse.

May 1, 2014 7:18 pm

Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 carrying 239 people had mysteriously vanished on March 8 after taking off from Kuala Lumpur.

May 1, 2014 4:56 pm

The explosion happened late Wednesday in Escambia County jail's booking facility and caused the building to partially collapse.

May 1, 2014 4:05 pm

A four-year-old boy in the US has accidentally shot and killed his 19-month-old brother with a handgun.

May 1, 2014 2:36 pm

There also has been no news of 25 girls kidnapped from Konduga town in Borno state earlier this month.

May 1, 2014 1:19 pm

Abu Sayyaf, which is on a US list of terrorist organisations, has had links with foreign terrorist networks, including al-Qaida.

May 1, 2014 12:59 pm

US President Barack Obama in a presidential proclamation, Washington said that even today Muslim, Hindu and Sikhs, are victims of hate crimes

May 1, 2014 12:35 pm

Pakistan is crucial for resolving the Afghan crisis, Gen (rtd) James Jones, former Obama NSA.

May 1, 2014 12:22 pm

Abu Hamza sent two men from London to help with jihad training as part of the conspiracy to open the Oregon camp.

May 1, 2014 11:51 am

Maliki's critics have accused him of concentrating power and marginalising the Sunni minority.

May 1, 2014 1:43 am

Turchynov spoke hours after pro-Russian gunmen seized more administrative buildings in eastern Ukraine.

April 30, 2014 6:30 pm

An honours student charged in Endia's murder appeared in juvenile court On Tuesday.

April 30, 2014 3:27 pm

A timeline of key events in Iraq, beginning with the 2003 U.S.-led invasion up to April 30 national elections.

April 30, 2014 1:19 pm

Divers have recovered 212 bodies from the wreckage, but 90 passengers are still missing.

April 30, 2014 1:06 pm

This is Iraq's first national ballot after the US left in 2011 in which 22 million registered voters are electing amid tight security.

April 30, 2014 10:34 am

Strobe Talbott, president of the leading American think-tank Brookings Institute commented at a panel discussion on Indian elections.

April 30, 2014 10:36 am

Philippine troops fought with Muslim militants trying to regain control of a captured camp in southern Sulu province.

April 30, 2014 9:22 am

The location specified by the GeoResonance report is not within the search arc derived from this data.

April 30, 2014 12:59 am

Tornadoes flattened homes and businesses, flipped trucks over on highways and bent telephone poles to 45-degree angles as they barreled through Alabama and Mississippi on Monday, part of a storm system that killed at least 11 people in the South and brought the overall death toll from two days of severe weather in the US to […]

April 29, 2014 10:28 pm

Adelaide-based GeoResonance yesterday said it had begun its own search for the missing flight MH370 on March 10.

April 29, 2014 2:58 pm

North Korea conducted live-fire artillery drills near the disputed western sea boundary.

April 29, 2014 1:41 pm

The beach is now more popular than ever after the recent opening of a sleek new shopping and entertainment promenade.

April 29, 2014 12:27 pm

I have been around long enough to also know the power of words to create a misimpression, said John Kerry.

April 29, 2014 11:27 am

The apology came as divers on Tuesday fought strong currents in their search for more than 100 missing passengers.

April 29, 2014 9:30 am

Presiding over a high-level meeting here, Sharif said all institutions will continue to work in synergy for the protection of public.

April 29, 2014 9:19 am

The US said it was prepared to “impose still greater costs” on Russia for what it called its “illegal intervention and provocative actions” in Ukraine.

April 29, 2014 1:05 am

The authorities have branded the Brotherhood a terrorist group, an allegation it denies.

April 29, 2014 12:20 am

‘I miss Somalia, I miss my mom,’ teenager told his friend in California every day.