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Afghan civilian casualties rise 24 percent in 2014 first half

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 16:16

Up to 4,853 Afghan civilians were killed and wounded in conflict-related violence in the first six months of 2014, a 24 percent increase over the same period last year, according to a UN mission report issued here Wednesday.

Four NATO servicemen killed in Afghanistan: ISAF

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 17:08

At least four NATO servicemen were killed in an attack in eastern Afghanistan on Tuesday, the International Security Assistance Force said.

Swiss Govt to relax rules for assistance in tax evasion cases

Last Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014, 20:28

The Federal Council of Switzerland said that it has "resolved to bring the revised Tax Administrative Assistance Act into force on August 1. 2014".

US will provide all assistance to Iraq: White House

Last Updated: Thursday, June 12, 2014, 09:05

The US has said that it will provide all appropriate assistance to the government of Iraq to assist it in their common fight against the Islamist militants who have overrun its two major cities, Mosul and Tikrit.

UN Security Council renews mission in Somalia

Last Updated: Friday, May 30, 2014, 05:45

The UN Security Council Thursday extended a UN mission in Somalia for one more year to continue providing "good offices" in the country`s peace and reconciliation process.

One dead as ISAF chopper crashes in Afghanistan

Last Updated: Thursday, May 29, 2014, 12:00

A member of the International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan has been killed in a helicopter crash in the south of the country, the NATO-led force said in a statement.

TDP to set up special fund to extend financial aid to partymen

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 21:07

The TDP today announced setting up of a special fund with a corpus of Rs 20 crore to extend financial assistance to needy workers of the party, becoming the first political organisation in the country to create such a fund.

Belgium to send assistance mission to Serbia

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 21, 2014, 08:58

Belgium will send Wednesday an assistance mission to Serbia, upon the official request of the authorities in Belgrade, Belgian deputy Prime Minister Didier Reynders announced Tuesday in a statement.

Norway pledges South Sudan aid ahead of donor conference

Last Updated: Monday, May 19, 2014, 20:59

Norway announced a $63 million aid package to South Sudan on Monday, the eve of an Oslo conference to raise money for desperately needed humanitarian assistance in the conflict-torn country.

AXA Assistance, iJet foray into Indian risk management market

Last Updated: Monday, March 17, 2014, 16:49

The two global companies are targeting Indian corporate houses which send employees abroad and hire expats.

Voter Assistance Booth at all polling stations to help voters

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 09:26

Voter Assistance Booths to help voters on polling day would be set up by the administration at all polling booths in West Bengal`s Burdwan district.

UPA Govt has no respect for federal structure: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 03:26

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today accused the UPA Government of not respecting the federal structure and discriminating against the BJP-ruled State in providing relief to the farmers affected by recent unseasonal rain and hailstorm.