New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) The national capital experienced a warm and sunny Tuesday with the maximum temperature recorded three degrees above the season’s average at 37.2 degrees Celsius. Similar weather is likely Wednesday, the Met office said. “The sky … Continue reading

Incheon, Sep 30 (IANS) India’s Latika Bhandari and Jasvant lost their taekwondo quarterfinal bouts at the 17th Asian Games here Tuesday. Latika went down 1-13 to South Korean Jeongyeon Yoon in the quarterfinal of women’s 53kg. Latika was no match … Continue reading

Panaji, Sep 30 (IANS) A 25-year-old man from Maharashtra was arrested for posing as a policeman and stealing Rs.3,000 from the complainant on the pretext of searching him in Mapusa, a town located 10 km north of Panaji. Police said … Continue reading

Washington, Sep 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi headed to his bilateral summit with President Barack Obama Tuesday after paying homage at three memorials symbolising peace, equality and unity dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi, Martin Luther King Jr. and Abraham Lincoln. … Continue reading

New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) In one of the largest automobile repair and inspection exercises, passenger car major Maruti Suzuki Tuesday said that it has recalled 69,555 diesel Dzire, Swift and Ritz models, stating that it will proactively inspect and … Continue reading

Bangalore, Sep 30 (IANS) The Karnataka High Court will hear Wednesday the criminal review petition of jailed former Tamil Nadu chief minister J. Jayalalithaa for suspension of sentence and bail. The court registrar has posted the revision petition before the … Continue reading

Incheon, Sep 30 (IANS) Indian men paddlers advanced to the doubles pre-quarterfinals after winning their respective matches of the 17th Asian Games at the Suwon Gymnasium here Tuesday. First up, the pair of Achanta Sharath Kamal and Anthony Amalraj dropped … Continue reading

Beirut, Sep 30 (IANS/EFE) The Islamic State (IS) Sunni radical organisation has published a third video of British journalist and hostage John Cantlie in which he criticizes US President President Barack Obama’s strategy against the militants. Cantlie, in the five-and-half-minute-long … Continue reading

Incheon, Sep 30 (IANS) The Indian men and women’s kabaddi teams made it to the semifinals of the 17th Asian Games after topping their respective groups here Tuesday. The men’s team, record six time champions, brushed aside arch-rivals Pakistan 23-11 … Continue reading

Jerusalem, Sep 30 (IANS) Dozens of Jewish settlers, escorted by heavy police force, took over at least seven empty buildings in the Palestinian neighbourhood of Silwan in east Jerusalem Tuesday. The buildings are located in the Wadi Hilweh neighbourhood of … Continue reading

New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) A 32-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly committing a triple murder three years ago with the help of his four associates, police said Tuesday. Jaswant Dagar was arrested Sunday from Najafgarh in west Delhi … Continue reading

New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) Responding to Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu’s call to participate in the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal has dismissed the cleanliness drive as being merely “symbolic” and not enough to make the … Continue reading

New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) Gurgaon has emerged as the place with the most health-conscious populace, according to a survey conducted by an online food ordering platform. Gurgaon emerged as the most health-conscious with 20 percent of the respondents ordering … Continue reading

Los Angeles, Sep 30 (IANS) Actor Leonardo DiCaprio sported a casual look during an outing with friends in West Hollywood. The actor wore a collared white T-shirt, cargo shorts, tweed cap and slip-on trainers Monday, reports DiCaprio completed the … Continue reading