Arab, Western powers say no future role for Assad

A group of Arab and the Western countries on Tuesday agreed with Syria`s moderate opposition that President Bashar al-Assad should have no role in any future Syrian government.

Doha talks: Western, Arab nations call for Gaddafi`s departure

International powers meeting on Libya`s future called for the first time for Muammar Gaddafi to leave.

Iran says some academic courses too "Western"

Curricula for existing departments will be revised, says an Iranian official.

Western diet may be bad for teens

Western diet may be bad for teens’ mental health (Getty Images)Western diet may have a negative impact on adolescents’ mental health, according to a new study.

Western diet may be bad for teens

Western diet may be bad for teens’ mental health (Getty Images)Western diet may have a negative impact on adolescents’ mental health, according to a new study.

Better breed of plants may help revive rugged western rangelands in US

In a long term study, scientists at the Agricultural Research Service (ARS) have been developing a better breed of grasses and forages that could help revive the rugged rangelands of the western United States.

Lawyers call `chakka jam` on third-day of stir in western UP

Lawyers of district courts of western UP intensified their stir on the third day Thursday in Muzaffarnagar to press for their demand of setting up a separate bench of Allahabad High Court in western UP.

Navy chief bid farewell by western command

The Western Naval Command bid farewell to Admiral Sureesh Mehta, chief of the naval staff and chairman of the chiefs of staff committee, at a function here Thursday morning.