IMD predicts dry, hot week in north; rains likely in northeast

Weather in several parts of North India will remain hot this week as the Indian Meteorological department has predicted a lull in rainfall activity in the region, but northeast and sub-Himalayan regions, west coast and southern peninsula will see fair amount of precipitation.

Driver survives plunge off California cliff

A driver who plunged 300 feet off of a Southern California ocean cliff has been rescued after firefighters waded into the surf to free him from the car.

Egypt: Attack in Sinai kills soldier, civilian

Insurgents ambushed an army convoy in northern Sinai on Tuesday killing a soldier and a civilian, the local government and the military said, the latest in a rising wave of attacks in Egypt`s volatile peninsula.

Storm kills five in southern Haiti: Officials

Haiti`s civil protection chief says five are dead and another person missing after a storm struck the country`s southern peninsula.