Exercising in teen year cuts risk of early death in women

A new research has suggested that women who exercise in their teenage years have a lower risk of death from cancer and other health isuues in their middle and older ages.

DMK demands 'thorough' inquiry into Sasi Perumal's death

Terming the demise of activist Sasi Perumal as 'shocking', Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) leader MK Stalin on Friday demanded a thorough investigation into the former's death.

Jordan condemns arson killing of Palestinian child

 Jordan on Friday condemned as an "ugly crime" an arson attack by suspected Jewish settlers that killed a Palestinian toddler in the occupied West Bank and wounded four family members.

Female suicide bomber blows herself up in NE Nigeria market

A female suicide bomber blew herself up Friday at a big market in the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri, a vigilante and a witness said.

Soldier kills self in Jammu

A soldier shot himself with his service rifle late Thursday inside a barrack in Jammu, police said.

Taliban announce Mullah Akhtar Mansour as new leader after Mullah Omar dies
Taliban announce Mullah Akhtar Mansour as new leader after Mullah Omar dies

 The Taliban appointed Mullah Akhtar Mansour as the new leader of the militant movement, a statement said on Friday, a day after the insurgents confirmed the death of Mullah Omar.

Mullah Omar`s death: Taliban`s loss, Islamic State`s gain

 Mullah Omar`s death poses an existential crisis for the Afghan Taliban, analysts say, potentially presaging a splintering of the movement as the Islamic State group gains a toehold among insurgents enthralled by its battlefield prowess.

No direct correlation between toxic air, death: Govt

 There is no direct correlation between toxic air and death of a person, the government today said in a clarification of an earlier statement made by it that around 80 people die of foul air in Delhi everyday.

Nick Gordon may face `involuntary manslaughter` charges in Bobbi Kristina's death
Nick Gordon may face `involuntary manslaughter` charges in Bobbi Kristina's death

  It seems like late Bobbi Kristina Brown's long-time boyfriend Nick Gordon won't be relieved that easy as prosecutors are charging now him with involuntary manslaughter and are investigating his pal Max Lomas to turn on him.

NHRC notice to UP over youth's death

 The NHRC has issued notice to the Uttar Pradesh government over a report that said a youth died after allegedly being pushed from a moving train by a travel ticket examiner (TTE).

Mullah Omar: Taliban`s mysterious one-eyed supremo
Mullah Omar: Taliban`s mysterious one-eyed supremo

Taliban chief Mullah Omar has cast a long shadow over Afghanistan ever since he led a young band of zealots to power almost two decades ago, imposing brutal Islamist rule over the country.

SC rejects Yakub Memon's plea on death warrant; his last hope is President

Curtains came down on the legal battle of 1993 Mumbai serial bomb blasts convict Yakub Memon as the Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed his petition that sought a stay on his execution slated for July 30.

One dead as 1,500 migrants try to storm Eurotunnel terminal again: French police
One dead as 1,500 migrants try to storm Eurotunnel terminal again: French police

At least 1,500 migrants desperate to reach England made new attempts to enter the Eurotunnel terminal overnight in the French port town of Calais, a police source told a news agency on Wednesday, adding that one person was found dead.

Three-storey building collapses in Thane, six dead

The death toll in the three-storey building collapse in Thakurli town in Thane rose to six on Wednesday.

UAE President, PM condole APJ Abdul Kalam's death

United Arab Emirates (UAE) President Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has condoled the death of former Indian president APJ Abdul Kalam, the media reported on Tuesday.

CPI-M salutes Dr APJ Abdul Kalam

The CPI-M on Tuesday expressed "deep sorrow" over the death of former president APJ Abdul Kalam. 

South Africa’s first post-isolation captain Clive Rice dies
South Africa’s first post-isolation captain Clive Rice dies

South Africa`s first captain of the post-isolation era Clive Rice died on Tuesday after battling a brain tumour, local media reported.

The 66-year-old had appeared to be in remission after visiting India earlier this year to receive robotic radiation treatment in Bangalore.

President Mukherjee, PM Modi pay respects to APJ Abdul Kalam at Palam airport
President Mukherjee, PM Modi pay respects to APJ Abdul Kalam at Palam airport

President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and the three service chiefs led the nation on Tuesday in paying their respects and homage to former president Dr APJ Abdul Kalam's mortal remains at the Palam Technical Airport here.

'People's president' APJ Abdul Kalam had ability to connect with youth: Rahul Gandhi

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday expressed his condolence over the demise of former president APJ Abdul Kalam, saying he was a 'people's president' who had the ability to connect with the youth of the country.

APJ Abdul Kalam was a `President with a difference`: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
APJ Abdul Kalam was a `President with a difference`: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

The Art of Living Founder, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, on Tuesday described Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, who died on Monday in Meghalaya, as a “President with a difference”.