Two Indians still in Islamic State captivity in Libya

Anxiety enveloped the families of two Indians who continue to remain in captivity of suspected Islamic State militants in Sirte in Libya a day after their two other Indian colleagues were released. There were no fresh developments, said sources on Saturday.

Two of four Indians kidnapped in Libya by ISIS released

Two of the four Indians abducted in Libya have been brought back safely to University of Sirte, the Ministry of External Affairs confirmed on Friday evening.

Andhra govt urges Swaraj to take steps for release of Indians abducted in Libya

Andhra Pradesh Government Friday urged External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to expedite steps for safe return of four Indians, including two persons from Hyderabad and Srikakulam, who were abducted in Libya.

Four Indians kidnapped in Libya; Islamic State hand suspected

Four Indian nationals have been kidnapped in Libya, allegedly by the Islamic State, reports said on Friday.

Indians prefer ‘sleeping’ with smartphones over sex: Survey
Indians prefer ‘sleeping’ with smartphones over sex: Survey

More and more Indians are now hooked to smartphones and some are even sleeping with the devices in their hands, a survey has revealed, adding that some would rather give up sex for a weekend than part from their new "sleeping partner".

Indians weave visual magic in 'Mission Impossible 5'
Indians weave visual magic in 'Mission Impossible 5'

 A battery of visual effects professionals from India are behind the breathtaking visual effects seen in "Mission: Impossible -- Rogue Nation" movie which is set to release in India on August 7, a media report said.

All 39 Indians held hostage by ISIS in Iraq are safe: VK Singh

All the 39 Indians held hostage in Mosul town of Iraq by ISIS militants over a year ago were "safe", Government said today quoting multiple third party sources and asserted that efforts were on to secure their release.

On World Population Day, Indians number 127,42,39,769

India today recorded a population of 127,42,39,769, which is growing at a rate of 1.6 per cent a year, and could make the country the most populous in the world by 2050.

Three Indians held for cheating quake-survivors in Nepal

Three Indians were arrested on Tuesday in Nepal for allegedly collecting money from people with fake promises of providing up to Rs 200,000 to the earthquake survivors in the country.

Trending! 'Things that unite Indians' catching up on Twitter
Trending! 'Things that unite Indians' catching up on Twitter

Look what's trending! Interestingly Indians have come up with something unique despite of their mid-week office tensions and are trending hashtag #ThingsThatUniteIndians on social networking site Twitter.

Trending! `Things that unite Indians` catching up on Twitter
Trending! `Things that unite Indians` catching up on Twitter

Look what's trending! Interestingly Indians have come up with something unique despite of their mid-week office tensions and are trending hashtag #ThingsThatUniteIndians on social networking site Twitter.

Kuwait mosque suicide attack: 2 Indians among 26 killed
Kuwait mosque suicide attack: 2 Indians among 26 killed

Two Indians were among 26 people killed in a ISIS suicide attack at a Shia mosque here, according to Indian Embassy, which asked the Indian nationals to take precautions for their safety and security in Kuwait.

Eight Indians arrested at Lanka airport for smuggling gold

Eight Indians were on Thursday off loaded from a Chennai-bound flight and arrested by Sri Lankan customs officials at the international airport here for allegedly smuggling 1.2 kg of gold to India by hiding it in their rectums.

Indians, Chinese account for rise in New Zealand migration
Indians, Chinese account for rise in New Zealand migration

New Zealand`s annual migration rose to a new annual record as more students from India and China arrived, a statistics agency said on Monday.

For a better future, over four lakh Indians write to PM

Over four lakh Indians sent postcards and another sixteen lakh took action on the online platforms as part of the Action-2015, May mobilization campaign, urging the Prime Minister Narendra Modi to commit to a better future for India, when he represents the country at the UN General Assembly in September where the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for the next fifteen years will be adopted.

India to celebrate International Day of Yoga in Spain

India will organise a mega event in Madrid to celebrate the International Day of Yoga on June 21 with the cooperation of Spanish government and 12 yoga schools.

India's speedy and ominous disease transition

An Indian today has over twice the odds of dying of a non-communicable disease than a communicable disease, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO). About a decade ago, you had a 50-50 chance of succumbing to a non-communicable disease.

Indians among 26 arrested over overstaying in Singapore

 As many as 26 people from China and India have been arrested by Singaporean authorities for alleged immigration offences of overstaying their allowed terms in the country.

PM Narendra Modi is 'messiah' Indians had been waiting for thousand years: Uma Bharti

Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Friday termed Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a "messiah Indians had been waiting for to appear for a thousand years" who has solution to all their problems.