Supreme Court Verdict on Yakub Memon LIVE: No mercy for 1993 Mumbai blasts convict, set to be hanged tomorrow

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court is set to deliver its verdict on 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon. 53-year-old charted accountant has appealed to the President for mercy for another time just a day before his scheduled hanging on July 30.Continue Reading ...

Two Indians win Ramon Magsaysay awards

New Delhi:Social worker Anshu Gupta and former AIIMS official Sanjiv Chaturvedi on Wednesday won the Ramon Magsaysay awards for "enterprising leadership" and for exposing corruption respectively. Continue Reading ...

WATCH: How WWE champ Seth Rollins smashed John Cena’s nose?

During the main battle of ‘Monday Night Raw’ for the United States championship, the WWE champion Seth Rollins smashed John Cena in a manner nobody could really think of. Continue Reading ...

WATCH: Delhi’s first LGBT flash mob

With an aim to get back the LGBT freedom fight back into the spot light, the Harmless Hugs came up with its first LGBT flash mob in the national capital and it without any doubt took the spectators by storm. Continue Reading ...

Four dead in Thane building collapse

Thane (Maharashtra): Four people died after a two-storey building collapsed in Thakurli town in Thane district, officials said on Wednesday. Continue Reading ...

Should Supreme Court hang 1993 Mumbai blasts convict Yakub Memon?

NEW DELHI: Supreme Court will today decide if 1993 blasts convict Yajub Memon should be given capital punishment or not. This is the final day for Memon because if SC denies mercy for the guilty, he shall be hanged within next 24 hours or as per the date decided by the apex court.Continue Reading ...

Argentine footballer killed in car crash

Buenos Aires: Argentine soccer player Diego Barisone, who played for the first division club Lanus, died in a traffic accident, sources with the team said.Continue Reading ...

Kalam's body flown to Rameswaram from Delhi

New Delhi: The mortal remains of former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam were on Wednesday flown from Delhi to be taken to his hometown Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu.Continue Reading ...

23 dead in Egyptian factory fire

Cairo: At least 23 people died and 22 others were injured after a fire broke out at furniture factory in Egypt, a media report said.Continue Reading ...

NASA orbiter ready for Mars lander's arrival in 2016

With its biggest orbit manoeuvre since 2006, NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) is preparing for the arrival of NASA's next Mars lander called InSight next year.Continue Reading ...

Jayalalithaa unwell, won't attend Kalam's last rites

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Wednesday said she won't attend the funeral of former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam in Rameswaram on Thursday owing to "health condition".Continue Reading ...

Obama mourns Kalam 'an advocate for stronger US-India relations'

US President Barack Obama has condoled the death of former Indian president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam describing him as an advocate for stronger US-India relations, and who worked to deepen the two countries' space cooperationContinue Reading ...

Standard & Poor's cuts Brazil's outlook to negative

US credit ratings agency Standard & Poor's (S&P) has lowered its forecast for Brazil's foreign currency debt from stable to negative while maintaining the country's long-term rating at BBB-.Continue Reading ...

Chinese shares rise on opening

Chinese stocks opened higher on Wednesday with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index up 0.73 percent at 3,689.83 points.Continue Reading ...

Kalam's last rites in Rameswaram on Thursday

Chennai/New Delhi:The last rites of former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam will take place with full military honours in his hometown Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu on Thursday following his family's wish, it was announced on Tuesday. Continue Reading ...

People gather in large numbers at Kalam's Rameswaram house

Chennai: A large number of people have gathered at former president A.P.J.Abdul Kalam's house at Rameswaram to pay their last respects, a relative said on Wednesday.Continue Reading ...

iTV Network MD Kartikeya Sharma launches Pro Wrestling League in India

NEW DELHI: After the unprecedented success of Cricket, Hockey, Football, Tennis and Kabaddi leagues, it is now the celebration time for sport of Wrestling as it is all set to go professional. Yes, it is Wrestling that will get the financial and morale boost as Managing Director of the iTV Network, Kartikeya Sharma is investing in the Pro Wrestling League which is set to grow up along the lines of the Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) and the Indian Super League (ISL). Continue Reading ...

Exclusive CCTV footage of Punjab terror attack

PUNJAB: The suspected terror attack in Punjab on Monday has now being exposed as a confirmed planned attack in the Gurdaspur region of Punjab. Continue Reading ...

Indian American attorney to run for Congress from Florida

Washington: Mary Thomas, a conservative Indian American attorney in Tallahassee, Florida, has announced her candidacy for the second Congressional district seat from the state, a media report said on Wednesday.Continue Reading ...

Microsoft rolls out Windows 10 operating system

Tokyo:Microsoft Corporation began rolling out its new operating Windows 10 system in Japan on Wednesday.Continue Reading ...