Individual registration begins for PM Narendra Modi's Silicon Valley event

Individual registration to the Silicon Valley community reception for Prime Minister Narendra Modi have kicked off here, less than a month before his scheduled second visit to the US.

Chipmaker Atmel exploring sale: Sources

Atmel Corp , a maker of small processors called microcontrollers that are used in a variety of electronics, is exploring strategic alternatives, including a possible sale, three people familiar with the matter said on Monday.

River Plate stay alive in Libertadores Cup, salvage pride
River Plate stay alive in Libertadores Cup, salvage pride

River Plate salvaged their Libertadores Cup dream with a 3-0 home win over San Jose of Bolivia and thanks to a 5-4 defeat for Peru`s Juan Aurich by Mexico`s UANL Tigres on Wednesday.

Chris Brown cancels shows near 'hood clubs' post shooting in San Jose
Chris Brown cancels shows near 'hood clubs' post shooting in San Jose

 Chris Brown has asked his manager to cancel any upcoming shows at thenightclubs he thinks was "too hooded" right away, following the recent shooting in San Jose.

USD 1 lakh found in bag at Burger King outlet owned by Indian

 An abandoned backpack with USD 100,000 in cash has been found at a Burger King restaurant owned by an Indian-origin man in California on his birthday.

4.3 magnitude quake shakes Costa Rican capital

A 4.3 magnitude earthquake shook the Costa Rican capital of San Jose early Saturday morning, with no initial reports of casualties or damage.

Teen stowaway desperate to see mother

He was young, displaced and frustrated, and he wanted nothing more than to reunite with his mother in their native Africa.

Costa Rica seizes nearly 1.3 tonnes of cocaine

Costa Rican anti-drug authorities have seized 1,276 kg (about 1.3 tonnes) of cocaine from a speedboat in the Caribbean, the national investigative agency said.

US plane makes emergency landing on Colombian island

An airplane belonging to the US carrier American Airlines was forced to make an emergency landing at the airport of Colombia`s San Andres Island.

Teenage fan confesses to stadium flare tragedy

A 17-year-old Corinthians fan has made an impassioned plea for forgiveness after admitting to throwing the flare that killed Bolivian boy Kevin Beltran Espada during a Copa Libertadores football match last Wednesday.

Strong earthquake shakes Costa Rica

A 6.0 magnitude earthquake caused minor damage but no known injuries.