Jessica Chastain raided dumpster for furniture
Jessica Chastain raided dumpster for furniture

Oscar-nominated actress Jessica Chastain has revealed she and her roommate used to raid Pottery Barn's dumpsters for furniture to decorate their home when they were college students.

Five dead in raid on Mali army base

At least five people were killed in a gun attack on Monday on a Malian army base close to the Mauritanian frontier, military sources said.

At least eight dead in raid on Mali Army base

At least eight people were killed in a gun attack on Monday on a Malian Army base close to the Mauritanian border, a UN military source said.

US-funded Radio Liberty in Azerbaijan raided

Prosecutors in Azerbaijan on Friday raided the offices of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty`s local service, according to its director who condemned the move as a crackdown on free media in the tightly-controlled Caucasus nation.

Robbers raid top Pakistan charity, steal $400,000

Armed robbers have raided one of Pakistan`s leading charities and stolen $400,000 in cash as well as five kilos of gold, police said Monday.

Khalsa Warriors beat Vancouver Lions in World Kabaddi League
Khalsa Warriors beat Vancouver Lions in World Kabaddi League

Khalsa Warriors continued their spectacular run as they notched up their 10th win in 11 matches at the Wave World Kabaddi League, beating a resurgent Vancouver Lions 62-58 here on Sunday.

Police chief regrets 'insensitive' raid on Sir Cliff Richard's home
Police chief regrets 'insensitive' raid on Sir Cliff Richard's home


London: The chief of South Yorkshire Police has expressed regret over the "insensitive" handling of a search of Sir Cliff Richard's home.

Tara Shahdeo case: Ranchi police raids Ranjit Kohli's residence, recovers 36 SIM cards

Ranchi police on Sunday raided the residence of national shooter Tara Shahdeo's husband, Ranjit Kumar Kohli alias Rakilbul Hussain, who has been accused of forceful conversion and recovered 36 SIM cards and a VIP light from his possession.Police also recovered 15 mobile phones, two CPUs, one pen

Hong Kong anti-graft agency raids home of media tycoon critical of Beijing

Anti-corruption officers in Hong Kong on Thursday raided the home of Jimmy Lai, a media magnate and outspoken critic of Beijing who has supported pro-democracy activists through his publications and with donations.

Lokayukta unearths Rs 9.7 cr worth "illegal" assets

Lokayukta Police in Karnataka on Tuesday conducted simultaneous raids at 14 premises belonging to government servants across the state and unearthed alleged illegal assets to the tune of around Rs 9.7 crore.

Chit-fund scam: CBI raids firm in Odisha

CBI today carried out searches at the premises of a company in Odisha in connection with its probe into the chit-fund scam, which is estimated to run into thousands of crore of rupees.

80 arrested in police raids in Karachi

Police has arrested 80 criminals in separate search operations launched in Pakistan`s southern port city of Karachi over the last 24 hours, local media and police said Thursday.

Two militants killed in Afghanistan police raid

Two militants were killed while four others were detained during a police operation in the northern Afghan province of Kunduz overnight, police said Saturday.

3 dead in Somalia after militants attack hotel

A suicide bomber and gunmen killed three people, including two soldiers, today when they attacked a hotel housing African Union and Somali forces, officials said.

Man blows himself up at Beirut hotel during raid

A man blew himself up at hotel in Beirut Wednesday as security forces stormed his room, a security source said.

2 top Taliban commanders killed in raid in Karachi

Two top Pakistani Taliban commanders were today killed during a search operation here by the paramilitary Rangers in areas considered to be the stronghold of militants who have fled the country`s north.

Five killed in Boko Haram village raids: residents

Five people were killed in Boko Haram raids on two villages near a town in northeast Nigeria where more than 200 schoolgirls were kidnapped nearly two months ago, residents said today.

Lokayukta raids premises of IPS officer in Bhopal

The Madhya Pradesh Lokayukta today carried out searches at the residential premises of Inspector General of Police (IG) Mayank Jain.

Goods worth Rs 56 lakh seized from fair price shop in Thane

Goods worth over Rs 56 lakhs stocked without following proper rules were seized and a shop person was arrested in this connection after a raid by ration officials at Bhiwandi in the district.

Officials conduct raids across Delhi

In an excercise aimed at curbing graft and irregularities, officials of the Delhi government today conducted raids and inspections at various places across the national capital.