Rohit Bal to launch modelling agency for men
Rohit Bal to launch modelling agency for men

Ace fashion designer Rohit Bal is gearing up to launch a modelling agency for men. He plans to call it Bal's Angels.

One dead, two hurt as vehicle tries to ram U.S. spy agency gates

Two people tried to run their vehicle through National Security Agency`s entrance gates near Washington on Monday before guards shot one of them dead, and the vehicle`s second occupant and a police officer were injured, officials said.

Singapore warns maid agencies against `undignified` ads

Singapore has warned maid employment agencies in the city-state against "undignified" advertising following complaints by rights groups that domestic workers are being marketed as commodities.

IMG dump troubled Tomic as client

Global management company IMG said Thursday it had split with troubled Australian tennis star Bernard Tomic, reportedly amid concerns over his off-court behaviour.

Agency sues Garrett Morris for not paying commissions

`2 Broke Girls` actor Garrett Morris is being sued by Global Artists Agency for failing to pay his commissions for the sitcom.

Australia to boost spy agencies` powers to fight terror

The Australian Security Intelligence Organisation (ASIO) and other spy agencies will be given more powers under a new proposal as fears grow over threats to national security from Australians fighting with terrorist groups in Iraq and Syria.

Child`s nature call triggers spat between China, Hong Kong

A child of a Chinese tourist couple urinating at a busy street in Hong Kong has sparked off a major media spat among netizens in China and its autonomous territory, reflecting on growing tensions between the two even after 17 years of integration.

Oz spy agencies confirm Assad regime used chemical weapons on Syrians

Australian spies have confirmed Bashar al-Assad regime used chemical weapons on civilians.

Bodh Gaya blasts: NIA picks up two suspects in Bihar

The NIA picked up two suspects on Sunday in connection with the multiple blasts that took place at Mahabodhi temple in Bodh Gaya last month.

Specialised agency to value Kerala temple treasure

A joint sitting of SC appointed committees on the Sree Padmanabha Swamy temple decided to set up highly specialised agency for valuing the treasures.

Japan to set up new nuclear safety agency

Japan`s government has decided to set
up a new nuclear regulatory agency under the Environment Ministry instead of the trade ministry to increase its
independence after the country`s atomic disaster.

Japan PM criticizes nuclear safety agency

Japan`s Prime Minister has
criticised the country`s nuclear safety agency for having
acted as a promoter instead of regulator of nuclear energy.

New agency to look after civic infrastructure in Delhi

The Delhi government has decided to set up a separate agency to maintain street furniture, new pavements and green stretch developed in the run up to last year`s Commonwealth Games.

Libyan refugee numbers rising `by the hour`: UN agency

The UN migration agency said
on Tuesday the number of refugees fleeing unrest in Libya was
rising "by the hour" as it began evacuating thousands of
people from the restive north African country.

Ready for CWG probe by any credible agency, no House panel: Delhi CM

Ruling out setting up of a House
Committee to probe alleged bungling in Commonwealth Games
spending, Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Tuesday said her
government was ready for any probe by "credible agencies" like
CBI.

Govt nod for creation of BRO-type agency for Naxal-hit states

The government has approved in
principle the creation of an agency similar to the Border
Roads Organisation (BRO) for developing road infrastructure in
Naxal-affected states.

Pakistani Christians face aid discrimination: Vatican agency

Christians affected by
the devastating floods in Pakistan face "systematic
discrimination" in the distribution of aid, the news agency of
a Vatican missionary body reported on Thursday.

UN agency makes unusual Pakistan aid appeal

For a UN appeal it`s a sharp
departure from the norm: A call for Pakistan flood relief
money to be sent to a Pakistani or Swiss bank account with
none of the usual monitoring safeguards that come with such
humanitarian drives.

UN agency to extend job opportunities for 40,000 Lankan widows

A UN agency is assisting Sri
Lanka to extend job opportunities for 40,000 widows in the
north and east of the country, the region affected by the
conflict between the government forces and the LTTE rebels.

Britain`s first space agency launched

Britain launched its own space agency Tuesday with the help of home-grown astronaut Major Timothy Peake, aimed at boosting the country`s multi-billion-pound space technology industry.