Seoul, April 16: A ship carrying 350 passengers is sinking off the coast of Jindo, southwest of South Korea, and sent distress signals to the coast guard, say media reports.
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New Delhi, April 15: N Srinivasan Tuesday moved the Supreme Court seeking his restoration as the BCCI chief averring that that there was nothing in the Board for Control of Cricket in India's (BCCI) rules that envisages an interim president.
Posted On : April 16 ,2014 6 : 58
Kabul, April 15: An Afghanistan deputy minister for public works was kidnapped today in northern Kabul.
Posted On : April 15 ,2014 14 : 33
Rio de Janeiro, April 15: The final sale phase of football World Cup tickets will begin today, said a FIFA statement.
Posted On : April 15 ,2014 12 : 36
Kolkata, April 14: The Election Commission today announced that compensation for the family of polling personnel killed on duty has been doubled.
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New Delhi, April 14: Delhi Police will set up booths at all metro stations in the city where the crime graph, of late, has been following an upward spiral.
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Kolkata, April 14: The Election Commission today said the district election officer of West Bengal's Coochbehar district is "thoroughly investigating" the seizure of fake voter identity cards in the area.
Posted On : April 14 ,2014 23 : 59
New Delhi, April 14: AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal got the maximum TV coverage during prime time news followed by BJP's Narendra Modi and Congress's Rahul Gandhi, a study said here Monday.
Posted On : April 14 ,2014 23 : 52
Bijnor, April 12: Uttar Pradesh's Minority Affairs Minister Mohd Azam Khan told a stunned gathering at Bijnor town that the untimely deaths of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi and his brother Sanjay Gandhi were "acts of Allah".
Posted On : April 12 ,2014 12 : 23
Gurgaon, April 11: The district media certification and monitoring committee has found Yogendra Yadav, AAP's candidate in Gurgaon, guilty of violating the model poll code by distributing a newspaper. The cost of the newspapwer will be now added to his election expenditure, an official said Friday.
Posted On : April 11 ,2014 19 : 33
Moradabad, April 10: Death penalty in rape cases was "unfair" as boys make "mistakes", said Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav today.
Posted On : April 10 ,2014 19 : 53
New Delhi, April 10: More than half of Delhi’s 12 million voters cast their ballots by late afternoon Thursday, surpassing the 2009 polling percentage, to pick seven Lok Sabha members in a high voltage three-cornered contest.
Posted On : April 10 ,2014 16 : 38
New Delhi, April 8: AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal who was slapped today by a disgruntled auto-rickshaw driver while campaigning for his party said he faced a threat to life.
Posted On : April 8 ,2014 23 : 15
London, March 29: British Prime Minister David Cameron today legalised same-sex marriages in the country.
Posted On : March 29 ,2014 19 : 25
New Delhi, March 29: The second edition of the Indian Badminton League will be held in September, said BAI president Akhilesh Das Gupta today according to media reports.
Posted On : March 29 ,2014 18 : 32
New Delhi, March 29: The Bharatiya Janata Party today cancelled the membership of former JD-U leader Sabir Ali, a day after he was accepted in the party fold, amid protests from within.
Posted On : March 29 ,2014 18 : 02
Colombo, March 28: Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa today ordered the release of all Indian fishermen in Sri Lankan custody, a day after India abstained from backing a resolution against Colombo at the UNHRC.
Posted On : March 28 ,2014 13 : 55
Washington, March 28: In his first public appearance as the new CEO of Microsoft Indian-American Satya Nadella unveiled Office suite for rival Apple's popular tablet iPad.
Posted On : March 28 ,2014 9 : 24
New Delhi, March 27: World Health Organization today formally declared India and 10 other Asian countries polio-free.
Posted On : March 27 ,2014 19 : 44
New Delhi, March 27: India today abstained from voting on a UNHRC resolution in Geneva that called for a probe into alleged war crimes by Sri Lanka.
Posted On : March 27 ,2014 19 : 29
Gurgaon, March 27: Action under the Indian Penal Code will be initiated against those Lok Sabha candidates who act as a 'dummy' and campaign for another aspirant, an election official said in Gurgaon today.
Posted On : March 27 ,2014 18 : 15
Lt Governor urges Delhiites to turn off non-essential lights from 8.30 pm to 9.30 pm on Earth Hour March 29
New Delhi, March 27: Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung today urged people to observe Earth Hour in the city by turning off non-essential lights from 8.30 pm to 9.30 pm. The Earth Hour is a global environmental campaign observed March 29.
Posted On : March 27 ,2014 18 : 00
New Delhi, March 27: Astronomers have identified a new dwarf planet beyond the known edge of the Solar System. The distant dwarf planet has been named "2012 VP113”. This is likely to be one of thousands of distant objects that are believed to form the so-called inner Oort cloud. The discovery also indicates the potential presence of an enormous planet, perhaps up to 10 times the size of Earth, not yet seen, but possibly influencing the orbit of this dwarf planet.
Posted On : March 27 ,2014 11 : 53
New Delhi, March 27: Crows are as intelligent as a seven-year-old kid, say scientists.
Posted On : March 27 ,2014 11 : 30