May

May unveils new Cabinet, appoints Damian Green as 'deputy'

May unveils new Cabinet, appoints Damian Green as 'deputy'

Patel holds on to her position as the senior-most Indian-origin Cabinet minister and will remain in charge as the Secretary of State for international development in the new government.

Jun 11, 2017, 23:12 PM IST
UK ministers push for Johnson to take over from Theresa May

UK ministers push for Johnson to take over from Theresa May

"A handful of senior people have pledged their loyalty to Boris at Cabinet level," a Johnson ally told 'The Sunday Times'.

Jun 11, 2017, 18:54 PM IST

May to confront Trump as UK police stop sharing attack information with US

British police stopped sharing information about the suicide bombing with the United States, a British counter-terrorism source told Reuters.

May 25, 2017, 20:02 PM IST
May takes tough Brexit stance as UK holds local elections

May takes tough Brexit stance as UK holds local elections

Nearly 5,000 local authority seats are being contested across England, Scotland and Wales, along with eight metropolitan mayoralties.

May 04, 2017, 19:04 PM IST
FormerTop Gear trio Clarkson, Hammond & May's latest Amazon show is named The Grand Tour

FormerTop Gear trio Clarkson, Hammond & May's latest Amazon show is named The Grand Tour

For a long time now, ‘somewhere in London’, the ex-Top Gear trio – Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May – has been trying to name its upcoming TV series. And the three have finally arrived at a conclusion. 

May 15, 2016, 17:23 PM IST

Chinese cities see cleaner air in May after drastic measures

China Monday said Beijing and its neighbouring cities enjoyed better air quality in May after years of dreadful pollution, as the main pollutants, ozone and PM2.5 decreased year on year.

Jun 15, 2015, 21:09 PM IST
Selena Gomez's rumoured beau Zedd to release new album in May

Selena Gomez's rumoured beau Zedd to release new album in May

Pop star Selena Gomez's rumoured boyfriend DJ Zedd has announced his second album 'True Colors' will release on May 19.

Apr 09, 2015, 09:22 AM IST

Corporate bonds trading spurts to 10-month high in May

Trading in corporate bonds stood at ten-month high level of Rs 93,945.86 crore at leading stock exchanges BSE and National Stock Exchange in May.

Jun 03, 2014, 17:27 PM IST

Amanda now most potent May hurricane in East Pacific

Hurricane Amanda rapidly gained force far off of Mexico`s Pacific coast on Sunday, growing into the strongest May hurricane on modern record for the Eastern Pacific, with sustained winds of up to 155 mph.

May 26, 2014, 01:55 AM IST

Kim Kardashian to wed in May

Star couple Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have reportedly brought their much-awaited wedding date forward by two months.

Feb 07, 2014, 09:39 AM IST

Lok Sabha polls as per schedule in May: Kamal Nath

The government on Wednesday sought to quell any speculation regarding early Lok Sabha polls, saying the General Elections will be held as per schedule in May.

Dec 11, 2013, 11:22 AM IST

Board of Secondary Education Orissa to conduct class-X supplementary exams in May

A day before publication of the annual matriculation results, Odisha Board of Secondary Education on Monday announced supplementary examination in the last week of May.

Apr 29, 2013, 23:18 PM IST

Muhammad Ali’s family rejects ‘near death’ claims by brother

Muhammad Ali’s family has rejected suggestion that the legendary boxer is near his end, posting a picture of him enjoying the Super Bowl on social networking website Twitter.

Feb 04, 2013, 13:19 PM IST

Afghanistan: May deadliest for civilian casualties

With as many as 368 people
dead, May 2011 was the deadliest month for civilian casualties
in Afghanistan since the UN started documenting deaths in
2007.

Jun 13, 2011, 19:05 PM IST

Aligarh Muslim University to reopen from May 16

The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU),
which was closed indefinitely last Saturday following clashes
between rival students` groups, will reopen from May 18 in a
phased manner.

May 05, 2011, 23:04 PM IST

Maharashtra celebrates 51st anniversary

Maharashtra Sunday celebrated the 51st anniversary of the state`s formation with a variety of programmes and events. The main function was held at the Shivaji Park where Governor K. Sankaranarayanan unfurled the tricolour.

May 01, 2011, 12:20 PM IST

SC lifts stay, Green Tribunal may start functioning from May

The National Green Tribunal is likely to start functioning from May with the Supreme Court lifting a stay imposed by Madras High Court on rules of appointment of its members.

Apr 22, 2011, 16:36 PM IST

Nagaland assembly seat bypoll advanced by a day to May seven

Bye-election to Aonglenden
assembly seat in Nagaland has been advanced by a day to May
seven following a request from the state government, the
Election Commission said.

Apr 06, 2011, 15:18 PM IST

Big Tibetan meet planned before Dalai Lama retires

The Tibetan leadership in India will hold its national general body meeting next month just before the parliament-in-exile gets down to amending its constitution to allow, the Dalai Lama, to retire from political authority.

Apr 05, 2011, 16:07 PM IST

Canadian government toppled, elections in May

It is the 1st time a Canadian govt has been found in contempt of Parliament.

Mar 26, 2011, 09:29 AM IST