n18
News 
   |

Top News


Rajinikanth's 'Lingaa' tweet review: First day, first show

08:25 From ibn

Rajinikanth's 'Lingaa' tweet review: First day, first show

Pune: We are almost sure that today is one of those days where young Rajinikanth fans...

Watch: Malala's attackers TTP kill at least 80 students in Peshawar

15:01 From firstpost

Watch: Malala's attackers TTP kill at least 80 students in Peshawar

At leasteighty innocent children were killed by Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan operatives,...

PM Modi announces series of programmes for 'Good Governance Day' on 25 December

13:47 From firstpost

PM Modi announces series of programmes for 'Good Governance Day' on 25 December

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday told party MPs that a host of...

40 charges of sexual assault, one of murdering wife: Who was Sydney gunman Man  Haron Monis

09:10 From firstpost

40 charges of sexual assault, one of murdering wife: Who was Sydney gunman Man Haron Monis

Shortly after the gunman holding dozens of patrons and staff captive at Sydney's Lindt...

IN the News Today


Internet outage seen in N. Korea amid U.S. hacking dispute

from firstpost

Internet outage seen in N. Korea amid U.S. hacking dispute

WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) - North Korea, at the center of a confrontation with the United States over the hacking of Sony pictures (6758.T), itself experienced Internet outages on Monday, a U.S. c...


Ukraine peace talks may be held in Minsk on Dec. 24 and 26 - Poroshenko

from firstpost

Ukraine peace talks may be held in Minsk on Dec. 24 and 26 - Poroshenko

KIEV (Reuters) - A fresh round of peace talks involving Russia, Ukraine and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe will be held in the Belarussian capital on Dec. 24 and 26, Ukrainian...

Cambodia charges unlicensed doctor for spreading HIV to over 100 people

from firstpost

Cambodia charges unlicensed doctor for spreading HIV to over 100 people

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodian prosecutors said they charged an unlicensed medical practitioner with murder on Monday, alleging he spread HIV among at least 106 villagers in the country's remote nor...

Iraq: Kurdish, Yazidis fighters battle Islamic State for strategic town of Sinjar

from firstpost

Iraq: Kurdish, Yazidis fighters battle Islamic State for strategic town of Sinjar

Mount Sinjar, Iraq: Kurdish and Yazidi fighters battled to take the strategic northern Iraqi town of Sinjar back from Islamic State on Sunday after breaking a months-long siege of the mountain above i...

China mulls national security law to deal with terrorists

from firstpost

China mulls national security law to deal with terrorists

Beijing: China is formulating a new national security law to safeguard security in the backdrop of a spurt in terrorist attacks in the Muslim-majority Xinjiang province.A draft legislation which aims ...

The Parivar's ghar wapsi guide: A handy list of everyone who is really 'Hindu'

from firstpost

The Parivar's ghar wapsi guide: A handy list of everyone who is really 'Hindu'

A day after Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat described India as a nation of the Hindus, senior Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Praveen Togadia on Sunday said that Bhagwat'sassertion ...

Pakistan preparing to execute 55 of 500 death-row militants

from firstpost

Pakistan preparing to execute 55 of 500 death-row militants

Islamabad: Pakistan is preparing to execute at least 55 more death-row terrorists among the 500 condemned militants after their mercy appeals were rejected following the end of a 2008 moratorium on de...