Tue, 18 Jun 2013 19:29:35 GMT
Nitish Kumar's Bihar government faces a trust vote in the state legislature today. His party, the Janata Dal United or JD(U), has 118 legislators. To win the vote, it needs 122 votes. Four of Bihar's ...
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 19:02:01 GMT
Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD), the parent body of banned terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba that carried out the 2008 Mumbai attacks, has been allocated over Rs 61 million in the budget for current fiscal by Pakista...
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 18:52:59 GMT
A three-year-old girl, Lado Gupta, was crushed to death by a car that was allegedly being driven by 19-year-old Raunak Desai. Raunak is the son of former Congress corporator Sameer Desai who is Senior...
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 18:43:00 GMT
A US man has been charged with giving false information and threats after saying he had a bomb in his backpack on a US domestic flight, triggering emergency procedures, prosecutors said on Tuesday.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 18:40:29 GMT
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday distributed free mobile phones to thousands of farmers in Bhubaneswar as part of his government's efforts to empower the farming community with latest t...
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 18:38:25 GMT
Italy's high court on Tuesday faulted the appeals court that acquitted American student Amanda Knox of murdering her roommate, saying its ruling was full of "deficiencies, contradictions and illogical...
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 18:32:48 GMT
The Madras High Court on Tuesday said a couple in a consensual sexual relationship will be considered 'married'. The judgement came during an alimony hearing. The mother of two from Coimbatore was lef...
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 18:27:13 GMT
The number of millionaires in the world jumped 9.2 per cent to 12 million last year, in part because of simultaneous strength in the stock, bond and real estate markets, according to a study of the hi...
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 18:21:00 GMT
Radwanska, who won the title in 2008, struggled throughout the match at the Wimbledon warm-up tournament.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 18:10:45 GMT
A key committee in the Republican-led House of Representatives moved on Tuesday toward approving a tough enforcement-focused US immigration bill, over objections from Democrats and disruptions from pr...
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 18:08:45 GMT
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn told Dell Inc shareholders that an investment bank would help fund his offer for the PC maker as he sought to assuage concerns over his means to fund the bid.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 18:05:00 GMT
A hat-trick by inspirational captain Thiago Alcantara saw Spain easily retain their European Under-21 title in Jerusalem on Tuesday with a 4-2 win over Italy.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 18:02:40 GMT
Russia is on its way to sharply limiting the adoption of children by people from countries that allow same-sex marriage.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 17:55:00 GMT
Australia's chairman of selectors has told England now is not the time to dismiss his side's chances of regaining the Ashes, despite the controversy currently engulfing the tourists.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 17:54:04 GMT
Performance artist Erdem Gunduz became the new symbol of anti-government protests in Turkey on Tuesday after his eight-hour vigil in Taksim Square earned him the nickname "the Standing Man".
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 17:52:00 GMT
Rising Australia fast bowling hope Pat Cummins is to make an unusual return to action from injury by playing for the Northern Ireland Cricket Academy in Belfast on Wednesday.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 17:49:00 GMT
West Indies middle order batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul has been forced to withdraw from the first ever Caribbean Premier League (CPL) because of his contractual obligations with English county te...
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 17:44:44 GMT
A coalition of US business groups on Tuesday demanded President Barack Obama's administration increase pressure on India to change trade policies that they said threaten US exports, jobs and innovatio...
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 17:30:00 GMT
French Open champion Rafael Nadal is preparing for a tricky transition from the clay to the grass of Wimbledon as his bid for a third title at the All England Club begins next week.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 17:28:00 GMT
Former champion Michael Stich has said evergreen Tommy Haas is a realistic outside contender at Wimbledon next week as the 35-year-old German enjoys an Indian summer in his career.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 17:25:00 GMT
China's Li Na began her grass season with just six days left before the start of Wimbledon, with the sixth seed beating Alize Cornet 6-2, 6-4 to reach the second round of the Eastbourne Internatio...
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 17:23:34 GMT
With efficacy of recent steps by New Delhi to curb gold import yet to be tested, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said on Tuesday that the country would have to increase exports to deal with its high c...
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 17:22:00 GMT
Barcelona captain Carles Puyol is to undergo knee surgery to remove a cyst, the club confirmed on Tuesday.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 17:18:35 GMT
A stunt double for Oscar-winning actress Angelina Jolie has sued News Corp over allegations its British newspapers hacked her phone, the first lawsuit in the United States against the company since a ...
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 17:06:56 GMT
Three labourers were crushed to death, while two others were critically injured in a landslide at a stone quarry in Turbhe in Navi Mumbai on Tuesday.