Indian man dies while taking part in Half-Marathon

A 34-year-old Indian man named Kishore Singh Bhandari on Sunday passed away at the Nepal border while competing in a Half-Marathon organized by the Border Security Force's SSB unit.

Indian, African experts to participate in HIV-AIDS conference

Experts from India and East African nations will brainstorm ways to accelerate new preventive technologies for HIV-AIDS and to ensure greater role of low and middle-income economies in its vaccine research during a high-level technical session Tuesday.

Indian-American to represent Washington in US pageant

 Indian-American Priya Gopal-Walker, a survivor of child abuse, will represent Washington in the 2015 Miss Teen USA Pageant to be held in Bahamas.

61,000 Indian millionaires shifted overseas in last 14 years: Report
61,000 Indian millionaires shifted overseas in last 14 years: Report

India has seen the second-biggest outflow of high net worth individuals in last 14 years, with as many as 61,000 millionaires shifting base to abroad due to reasons like tax, security and child education, says a report.

Indian-Canadian youth shot dead in possible 'targeted attack'

In a possible "targeted attack", a 20-year-old Indian-Canadian has been shot dead inside a car in Canada's Calgary city, media reports said.

China says Indian, 19 foreigners admitted to 'illegal acts'

China on Monday said a 46-year-old Indian and 19 other foreigners, who were deported being arrested for alleged terror links, watched video clips that "advocate terrorism and religious extremism" and admitted to their "illegal acts".

Indian man arrested by China over "terror" video released, deported
Indian man arrested by China over "terror" video released, deported

A 46-year-old Indian national, who was held in China for alleged terror links, was released and deported back on Saturday, Indian officials said.

Indian among 20 tourists arrested by China over "terror" videos
Indian among 20 tourists arrested by China over "terror" videos

 A group of 20 foreign tourists including Britons, South Africans and an Indian national, have been arrested in northern China, according to reports by Britain`s Foreign Office and a South African charity, on suspicion some had ties to a "terror group".

Indian and Pacific oceans hiding global warming: NASA
Indian and Pacific oceans hiding global warming: NASA

A layer of the Indian and Pacific oceans, between 100-300 metres below the surface, has been accumulating more heat than previously recognised, thus temporarily hiding global warming, NASA has reported.

Indian man leaps in front of train to save granddaughter

A 62-year-old Indian man did not think twice before leaping in front of an approaching train to save his 18-month-old granddaughter at an Australian railway station, media reports said on Tuesday.

Indian scientist Kamal Bawa elected fellow of Royal Society

Noted Indian conservation biologist Kamal Bawa will be formally admitted to the prestigious Royal Society as a fellow on July 10 for his "pioneering contributions to understanding the population biology of tropical forest trees".

Will Satnam Singh's entry into NBA popularise basketball in India?

Satnam Singh on Friday created history as he became the Indian-born player ever selected in the National Basketball Association (NBA) draft. Will Satnam Singh's entry into NBA popularise basketball in India?

Satnam Singh Bhamara: Meet the first NBA player from India

Satnam Singh on Friday created history as he became the Indian-born player ever selected in the National Basketball Association (NBA) draft.

Sri Lankan navy arrests 26 Indian fishermen

The Sri Lanka navy arrested 26 Indian fishermen and seized three Indian fishing trawlers allegedly for poaching in Sri Lankan waters, the navy media unit said on Sunday.

Indian film celebs raise voice against Yulin Dog Meat Festival
Indian film celebs raise voice against Yulin Dog Meat Festival

 Indian film fraternity members like Sonakshi Sinha, Kunal Khemmu, Anushka Sharma and Alia Bhatt have come forward to urge their fans to sign a petition asking the President of the People's Republic of China to ban the Yulin Dog Meat Eating Festival.

'Ashoka Samrat' gets 'Game of Thrones' touch in story
'Ashoka Samrat' gets 'Game of Thrones' touch in story

While American fantasy show “Game of Thrones” is known for various illegitimate affairs and deaths in its day-to-day episodes, popular Indian historical drama show “Chakravartin Ashoka Samrat” will next witness a similar kind twist in its storyline!

Indian EDM duo Lost Stories to play at Tomorrowland

 EDM (Electronic Dance Music) duo Lost Stories will perform at the annual EDM festival Tomorrowland 2015, which will be held in Belgium, Universal Music India has announced.

Indian American teenager killed during Russian roulette game

 An 18-year-old Indian American teenager from the US state of Texas was killed during a game of Russian roulette, media reported.

Indian jailed in Singapore for molesting Indonesian woman

 A 24-year-old Indian was today jailed for nine weeks for molesting an Indonesian woman in a lift of a residential apartment in Singapore.

Teen to be reunited with Indian father after nine years

 An Indian teenager, who remained stranded in Bahrain for nine years due to lack of legal documents and identity papers, is set for a reunion with his father, a media report said today.