A day after the killing of three civilians in security forces’ firing during clashes, the authorities continued with curfew and restrictions in large parts of the Kashmir Valley...

Ujjain: Over 30 madrasas in Ujjain have refused to accept the food that comes as mid-day meals for the students, alleging it was an attempt to defile their faith. The providers of...

Brazil showcased its rich history and cultural heritage, combined with Rio’s famous ’Samba’ dance, as the 31st Olympic Games was officially launched with a subtle yet powerful...

Inderjeet Singh

A few days after wrestler Narsingh Yadav was caught for doping, another Rio Olympics qualified athlete Inderjeet Singh, a shot putter, has failed a dope test as his ‘A’ sample...

The casket of Abdirahman Abdi, who died after an altercation with Ottawa Police

Ottawa: More than 500 people rallied in Canada’s capital on Saturday to protest the death of a mentally ill black man following an arrest, marching against what they see as race-based...

bodies in polluted ganga river2

VARANASI: Medical professionals and environmentalists say the presence of fecal coliform bacteria in water is highly dangerous to human health. It means thousands of people bathing...

US refiners have started blending winter-grade gasoline

Crude prices inched down on Monday in Asia, staying not far from two-month lows hit in the previous session, amid worries over a global oil glut. A strong dollar and the fourth weekly...

Workers dry wofberries at a yard in China

China’s economy grew slightly faster than expected in the second quarter as a government spending spree and housing boom boosted industrial activity, but a slump in private investment...

Have you ever taken some time off and though about how many accounts and passwords you have to deal with? On an average, an online user has nothing less than 20 accounts, ranging from...

pokemon_A gamer hunts down a virtual monster on a pavement in Rome

Although the practice is considered cheating, some gamers seek professionals to help them gain points to impress others Too busy with your real life to play the hit augmented reality...

1,000-year-old Indian statues seized from US auction house

The second statue is an 8th-century representation of an equestrian deity, Revanta, worth $300,000. (Photo: AP) New York: Investigators have seized two Indian statues that date back...

What Your Child Requires

‘Hidden hunger’ is a word that most of us might understand as general hunger, which may be hidden. However, this is not the case. ‘Hidden hunger’ is a term to denote a lack...