Scarlett Johansson gave birth in NYC
Scarlett Johansson gave birth in NYC

Hollywood siren Scarlett Johansson flew back to New York City to give birth to her daughter Rose Dorothy.

Georgian climbers erect 9/11 memorial plaque on Mt Kazbek

Eleven amateur and professional climbers from Georgia reached the summit of Mount Kazbek in northern Georgia as a memorial service for the 9/11 victims.

Lottery to decide participants at Narendra Modi's public reception in New York
Lottery to decide participants at Narendra Modi's public reception in New York

A lottery system would decide the participants who would get to attend the public reception of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 28 at the prestigious Madison Square Garden in New York City, organisers of the event have said.

Shooting suspect caught before NYC parade

New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton says a suspect is in custody in a fatal shooting that occurred hours before the start of the West Indian Day Parade.

Indian-American student to sue New York City

An Indian-American student here plans to sue New York City and its transportation authority for the injuries she suffered when a subway train she was travelling in derailed, saying the incident traumatised her.

HC quashes FIR against NYC cop for carrying bullets to India

The Delhi High Court has quashed a FIR lodged against a New York City policeman for having bullets in his possession when he arrived in India in March this year on the ground that he had brought the ammunition here by mistake.

New York City man named world`s oldest at 111

The world`s oldest living man is a 111-year-old scholar of the occult who calls New York City his home.

New York City imposes strict e-cigarette ban

A ban on electronic cigarettes went into effect today in New York restaurants, bars, parks, beaches and other public places.

New York City imposes strict e-cigarette ban

A ban on electronic cigarettes went into effect Tuesday in New York restaurants, bars, parks, beaches and other public places.

Rihanna exposes in see-through top

Singer Rihanna gave basketball fans way more than they were expecting when she attended a match in a see-through white tank top.

Officials at NY blast site work to reach basements

Emergency workers sifted through debris from site of deadly explosion at New York City apartment buildings as they worked to reach basement levels, clearing way for investigators to search for clues.

Gwyneth Paltrow buys Malibu mansion

Actress Gwyneth Paltrow and her husband Chris Martin have bought a Malibu mansion for USD 14 million.

New York gas blast death toll rises to eight

Rescuers scouring the rubble of two Manhattan apartment buildings levelled in a gas explosion found the body of an eighth victim, nearly 36 hours after the disaster.

New York building blast: Death toll rises to seven, dozens injured

Two buildings in New York`s east Harlem neighbourhood were flattened and in flames due to a possible gas leak, killing seven and injuring dozens.

New York City buildings collapse leaves two dead, more fatalities likely

At least two people have been reported dead and around 20 injured after two New York City buildings collapsed from a massive explosion on Wednesday.

New York City buildings collapse: As it happened

The Metro-North service has been suspended as debris from the building landed on the elevated train tracks on 116th Street and Park Avenue.

Bloomberg named UN Chief`s special envoy for climate change

UN chief Ban Ki-moon has appointed former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg as the first special envoy for cities and climate change.

Google reveals `most photographed cities` on Earth

Google has reportedly released its list of the most photographed locations on Earth using data from geolocated images uploaded by individual users.

Secret video of China Nobel`s wife screens in NYC

Rare video showing what life is like under house arrest for Liu Xia, Chinese artist married to jailed Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo, was screened for the first time in New York City.

Top US leadership feels diplomat row `most stupid thing to do`

Recognising the damage that the diplomat row has done to the India-US relationship, there is a realisation in the top American leadership that "it was the most stupid thing to do" on their part and that they would now have to "work overtime" to bring back the ties on track.