Pakistan evacuates more than 500 citizens from Yemen: officials

Pakistan on Sunday evacuated more than 500 of its citizens from Yemen by jumbo jet and sent a naval frigate to rescue others stranded in the war-torn country, officials said.

Pakistan prepares to evacuate citizens from Yemen

Pakistan said Saturday it was preparing to evacuate its citizens and diplomatic staff stranded in war-torn Yemen, as Saudi-led air strikes hammered Shiite Huthi rebel targets.

Manchester City manager hails Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez as the best in England
Manchester City manager hails Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez as the best in England

Ahead of the high-profile Manchester City-Arsenal English Premier League (EPL) clash this weekend, Manuel Pellegrini has hailed Alexis Sanchez as the best player in England.

Maharashtra govt to ease entry of citizens into Mantralaya

Maharashtra Government is in the process of conceptualising a system to simplify and streamline the entry of citizens into Mantralaya, the state secretariat here.

Background check mandatory for Bengaluru cab drivers

Police Tuesday made background check compulsory for cab drivers to ensure safety and security of citizens, especially women using taxi service for commuting across the city, a top official said.

PM launches `MyGov` portal for citizens to contribute in governance

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday launched a website mygov.nic.in that aims to help citizens contribute in governance by giving their opinions and views on important issues like Clean Ganga or skill development.

Sri Lanka revokes on-arrival visa facility for Pakistani citizens

The Sri Lankan government has reportedly cancelled the on-arrival visa facility for Pakistani citizens, and advised that they apply for a visa before boarding a flight to Sri Lanka.

Lebanon warns refugees against returning to Syria

Lebanon`s interior ministry Saturday warned all Syrian refugees registered in the country not to go back to Syria as of Sunday, threatening that those who leave "will be deprived of their refugee status".

EPL 2013-14 LIVE: Manchester City beat West Ham 2-0, win title - As it happened...

Live coverage of English Premier League match between Manchester City and West Ham United being played at Etihad Stadium.

Manchester City hope for a fit Sergio Aguero ahead of Chelsea fixture

Manchester City continue their impressive run at the Etihad Stadium. Thanks to this impressive home run, they are now leading the league table. After their 5-1 mauling of Tottenham Spurs at White Hart Lane, and a favourable 2-2 draw between Southampton and Arsenal, the Blues finally leapfrogged the Gunners to the top of the table. Citizens are at 53 points, one more than their London rivals after the end of round 23. Closely following them are another title contenders, Chelsea with 50 points.

Man City survive scar against Watford

For a team, which is scoring four goals per game at home, playing a visiting from a tier below their league means plenty more goals. But when Manchester City found themselves trailing Watford by two goals barely 30 minutes into the game, alarms bells began to rung at The Etihad Stadium.

US evacuates citizens from South Sudanese conflict zone

The US on Sunday evacuated its citizens from Bor, the capital of South Sudan`s Jonglei state engulfed in armed conflicts, after a failed attempt a day earlier.

Pakistan citizens won`t be given overseas Indian card

Bringing major changes in the Citizenship Act, the government has decided that any person who is or had been a citizen of Pakistan and Bangladesh would not be eligible for registration as an overseas Indian card holder.

Israel’s missile defence system to leave citizens exposed in ‘event of war’: Official

Israel’s missile defence system is likely to leave the civilian population exposed to an incoming barrage of rockets in the event of a war, one of the top commanders in the country has said.

Citizens can now connect directly to President

President Pranab Mukherjee`s official website has been redesigned to make it more interactive for the people.

Take pledge to look after health, says Manmohan

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday said every citizen should have access to affordable health care and asked citizens to take a pledge to look after their health.

‘Govt has constitutional duties to protect people’

The Supreme Court said the
government has both Constitutional and statutory duties to protect lives of people.

Karnataka tables bill for guarantee of services

The Karnataka Government today
tabled a bill to provide for guarantee of services to its
citizens within a stipulated time limit.

Citizens Forum for separate fund allocation for J&K regions

Jammu Citizens Forum on Monday demanded
separate allocation of funds in the state budget for the three
regions of Jammu and Kashmir.

Will ensure safety of your citizens: Baharain tells India

Bahrain, which is witnessing
protests over the last several weeks, on Thursday assured India that
everything would be done to ensure safety Indians there.