Lucknow: Police lathicharge BPeD trainees protesting for govt jobs

Lucknow police beat a mass of BPeD trainees who were protesting and demanding government jobs for them. A dozen people were detained. "We are not demanding any favour but our right to employment. We were demonstrating peacefully, but police did not allow us to do so", said a protester.

Protesters demand release of Srebrenica Muslim commander

Several hundred Muslim veterans of Bosnia`s 1990s wars attended a protest Friday to demand the release of Naser Oric, a Bosnian Muslim commander arrested on a Serbian warrant alleging war crimes.

Slovenian doctors strike for 40 percent pay rise

Doctors in Slovenia began a 24-hour strike on Thursday demanding a 40 percent wage hike.

Teacher screens "Fifty Shades of Grey" on students demand
Teacher screens "Fifty Shades of Grey" on students demand

 Students at Hampshire High School watched erotic thriller "Fifty Shades of Grey" after convincing their teacher for it as a reward for their good behaviour.

Germany, France demand crumbling Ukraine ceasefire be `fully respected`

Germany and France demanded Friday that a crumbling Ukraine truce be "fully respected" even as pro-Russian rebels celebrated a battlefield victory in a strategic town and exchanged artillery fire elsewhere with government troops.

Protesters demand Venezuela opposition leader`s release

About 300 people gathered Wednesday to demand the release of Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez, one year after he was jailed for allegedly inciting mass protests against the government.

Gold eases on low demand; global cues

Gold prices declined by Rs 50 to Rs 27,830 per ten gram at the bullion market today as demand from jewellers and retailers eased at prevailing levels amid a weak global trend.

Corn farmers pin hopes on local poultry feed demand

Indian corn producers, after scoring virtually no major export deal for months, are counting on local chicken farms to absorb millions of tonnes of the grain as poultry output heads for yet another record year.

Gold prices plunge by Rs 410 on weak global cues, low demand

Gold prices plunged by Rs 410 to trade at over two-week low of Rs 27,790 per 10 grams at the bullion market today owing to slackened demand at prevailing levels amid a weak global trend.

3 Bill Cosby accusers step forward, demand USD 100 million
3 Bill Cosby accusers step forward, demand USD 100 million

Famed feminist lawyer Gloria Allred addressed embattled comedian Bill Cosby's scandal along with his three accusers at a press conference in Los Angeles.

Marks and Spencer clothing sales hit by warm September

British retailer Marks and Spencer posted mixed half-year profits on Wednesday as warmer-than-expected weather dented demand for autumn-style clothing, while its food unit reported strong sales.

Liverpool sold more than 700 Mario Balotelli shirts on his day of signing
Liverpool sold more than 700 Mario Balotelli shirts on his day of signing

Mario Balotelli is always in demand. If his services are not available, his shirts do the talking. Liverpool chief executive, Ian Ayre revealed that the Anfield outfit sold GBP 50,000 worth of Balotelli shirts on the very first day.

Demand for Muslim quota not new: Azad

Congress today said the demand of reservation for Muslims in Maharashtra was not unprecedented as quota for the community was already in place in four southern states of the country.

Sugar slips on subdued demand

Both the varieties of sugar prices slipped at the Vashi wholesale market here today due to subdued demand from stockist and retailers.

South Korea returns North fisherman, holds two others

South Korea on Tuesday repatriated a North Korean fisherman but rejected Pyongyang`s demands to return two others picked up by the coastguard at the weekend.

UN says Asia`s demand drives global meth seizures

Asia`s robust economy and strong demand for drugs drove global production and trafficking of methamphetamine to record levels last year, with Japan one of the most lucrative markets, the United Nations said today.

Demand for soccer World Cup tickets soars

More than 87 percent of tickets offered during the 2014 World Cup`s penultimate sales phase were purchased, said football`s governing body FIFA.

`Star` Ronaldo shocks Real with 32 mln pound deal demand to stop Man U return

Real Madrid has been reportedly shocked by their superstar Cristiano Ronaldo`s demand of a whopping 32 million pounds-a-year deal to stop him from returning back to Manchester United.

Lindsay Lohan `didn’t make any demands for prescription drug in rehab plea deal`

Lindsay Lohan’s lawyer has rubbished reports that the actress agreed to go to rehab only if the facility allowed her to take Adderall.

AAPYF demands are unethical and irrelevant: Tuki

Nabam Tuki has taken strong exception to the bandh called by All Arunachal Pradesh Youth Forum,he termed their demands unethical and irrelevant.