China takes officials to prison as warning: Report

 Chinese officials have been sent on prison tours visiting inmates including former colleagues as a warning against corruption, state-run media said Monday, provoking mockery online.

Perform or perish, says PCB's new chief selector
Perform or perish, says PCB's new chief selector

Pakistan's new chief selector Haroon Rasheed on Monday issued a warning to the members of the national team that they had to either perform consistently or the selectors would look for replacements.

Tsunami threat passes after 7.5 quake in Papua New Guinea

A 7.5-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Papua New Guinea Monday, sending startled residents fleeing from their homes, but a tsunami threat passed with no immediate reports of major damage.

Obama rips Netanyahu over Arab voter comments

President Barack Obama criticized Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu over his warning that Arab Israeli voters would vote "in droves."

Bundesliga match continues despite extremists' warning
Bundesliga match continues despite extremists' warning

Werder Bremen's Bundesliga match against Wolfsburg won't change its schedule Sunday despite Bremen police warning of danger posed by Islamic extremists here.

Arsene Wenger warns FA Cup favourites Arsenal
Arsene Wenger warns FA Cup favourites Arsenal

Arsene Wenger believes the weekend`s series of FA Cup shocks represent a "warning" for his Arsenal side.

ICC issues pre-World Cup warning to players to refrain from sledging
ICC issues pre-World Cup warning to players to refrain from sledging

Cricketers participating in the ICC World Cup 2015 have reportedly been issued a pre-tournament warning to refrain from sledging as the game's bosses don't want some repulsive confrontation at the tournament in New Zealand and Australia.

Senegal thrash Guinea 5-2 in friendly
Senegal thrash Guinea 5-2 in friendly

Senegal sent out an ominous warning of their potential ahead of the African Nations Cup finals with a 5-2 win over Guinea in a pre-tournament warm-up international on Tuesday.

US `very concerned` at eastern Ukraine military buildup

The White House expressed grave concern Sunday at reports of Russian military reinforcements in eastern Ukraine, warning that any separatist efforts to seize more territory would be a "blatant violation" of a ceasefire agreement.

Disaster Management: Lessons to be learned from China

Disaster Management: Lessons to be learned from China

Somalia`s Shebab warn of Mogadishu attacks during Ramadan

Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab militants have warned they will step up attacks in the Somali capital Mogadishu during the holy month of Ramadan, which started on Sunday.

Now, warning on floods just a click away

Want to find out about the possibility of floods in your area? Just log on to a website and get online updates from the government.

Pak issues security warning to diplomats in Karachi

Pakistan today cautioned Karachi-based foreign diplomats, asking them to be vigilant in view of the sensitive security situation in the nation`s financial hub, a media report said.

Kerry issues warning after Syria bombs Iraq

US Secretary of State John Kerry warned Mideast nations today against taking new military action in Iraq that might heighten already-tense sectarian divisions, as reports surfaced that Syria launched airstrikes across the border and Iran has been flying surveillance drones over the neighboring country.

Iraqi Kurd PM issues warning over ISIL offensive

It will be "almost impossible" for Iraq to return to how it was before recent sweeping gains by jihadist fighters from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), the prime minister of the Kurdistan region warned today.

Spain stalwarts not finished yet, says Del Bosque

Spain coach Vincente del Bosque fired an ominous warning on Thursday to any critics suggesting the dominance of his world and European champions could be about to end.

Cambodian PM says opposition will rue his death

Cambodia`s prime minister today derided rumors he had suffered a stroke, warning that if he were to die prematurely the country would spin out of control and the opposition could expect trouble from the armed forces.

Series of moderate quakes strike Philippines

A series of moderate earthquakes and aftershocks hit the Philippines early Sunday, with US geologists estimating the shallowest -- a magnitude-5.1 tremor -- at just one kilometre deep, but there were no initial reports of damage.

3D conversions of foreign films being undertaken at Kochi

A state credited with making India`s first 3D film `My Dear Kuttichatthan` in Malayalam in 1984, Kerala is witnessing another revolution with French, Russian and Hollywood films making a beeline to Kochi to convert their 2D films to 3D format.

Medium budget films fail to click at Box Office

Going by the performance of ‘Prague’, ‘Super Model’, ‘Warning’ and ‘Maazii’ so far, experts are doubtful about their survival.