Dhaka, April 25 (IANS) Unidentified assailants on Monday shot dead a former prison guard in front of a prison on the outskirts of Bangladesh's capital Dhaka.
Beijing, April 25 (IANS) Eleven miners were trapped in a flooded coal mine on Monday in the northern Chinese province of Shaanxi, one of the main coal production centres in the country.
Abu Dhabi, April 25 (IANS/WAM) Abu Dhabi Ports has launched the third annual Truck Drivers Safety Campaign to promote safe driving among port users.
London, April 25 (IANS) Fancy a device -- dubbed "Rolls Royce of smartphones -- thatwill set you back by nearly $10,000 (over Rs.66 lakh)? The "most advanced mobile device with highest privacy settings" is not being built in the US or China but in a quite corner in Israel.
London, April 25 (IANS) Indian liquor baron Vijay Mallya, who owes Rs. 9,000 crores to various banks in the country, has been living at a $15 million mansion in England's Hertfordshire county, The Sunday Times reported.
Washington, April 25 (IANS) Marijuana "grow operations" were found at three of four scenes where eight members of an Ohio family were found murdered "execution style," the authorities said.
Washington, April 25 (IANS) Republican candidates Ted Cruz and John Kasich announced an agreement to coordinate their efforts to prevent party front-runner Donald Trump from winning the presidential nomination.
Washington, April 25 (IANS) Republican and Democratic party front-runners Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are poised for victory with double-digit leads over their primary rivals in the upcoming Pennsylvania state primaries, polls showed.
Islamabad, April 25 (IANS) Pakistan National Assembly's Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs will be briefed on Monday on "activities of India's intelligence agency in Pakistan", a media report said.
Kathmandu, April 22 (IANS) Nepal's anti-graft body on Friday arrested publisher, editor and journalist Kanak Mani Dixit from his Lalitpur-based residence.
Dhaka, April 17 (IANS) Bangladesh Nationalist Party chief Khaleda Zia on Sunday appeared before a Dhaka court to attend hearings of corruption cases against her.
Washington, April 17 (IANS) At least nine Guantanamo Bay detainees have been transferred to Saudi Arabia, cutting the number of inmates of the notorious US detention facility in Cuba to 80, the Pentagon has said.
Washington, April 17 (IANS) Supporters of Democrat presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders "made it rain" on Hillary Clinton's motorcade as it passed en route to a high-dollar fundraiser at actor George Clooney's Los Angeles home, throwing $1 bills into the air.
Washington, April 17 (IANS) The US Defence Department said nine detainees had been transferred from the Guantanamo Bay detention centre to Saudi Arabia.