US extradites ex-intel chief back to Colombia

US immigration officials said Monday that the former head of Colombia's defunct DAS intelligence service has been extradited to his home country to face charges of psychologically torturing a journalist.

Apr 25, 2017, 12:33 PM IST

Australia to splash cash on Olympic medal prospects

Australia will throw more money at top medal prospects to prepare for the 2016 Rio Olympics after the sports-mad nation slumped to its worst medal tally in 20 years at the London Games.

May 10, 2014, 10:41 AM IST

Opposition parties form Democratic Alliance of Sikkim

Democratic Alliance of Sikkim [DAS], an alliance of national and regional opposition political parties was formally announced on Thursday.

Dec 20, 2012, 22:16 PM IST