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Mumbai cop's wife's murder: Missing son tracked to Rajasthan

Mumbai cop's wife's murder: Missing son tracked to Rajasthan

The wife of Mumbai police inspector was found dead at their Vakola residence in suburban Santa Cruz.

May 25, 2017, 18:24 PM IST

Incessant rains lash Mumbai; heavy spells predicted in 48 hours

Rains continued to lash Mumbai for the third consecutive day on Saturday, slightly disrupting suburban train services, even as the Met department predicted heavy showers over the next two days in Mumbai, Konkan and Goa region.

Jun 25, 2016, 15:58 PM IST
Mumbai shamed: Manipuri woman assaulted on a busy street as 'public' looked on

Mumbai shamed: Manipuri woman assaulted on a busy street as 'public' looked on

 'Because of our Northeast facial features, people believe that we are from China or Nepal.'

Mar 03, 2016, 10:51 AM IST
New giant tortoise species discovered in Galapagos

New giant tortoise species discovered in Galapagos

The discovery of the new species is likely to help focus attention on the newly named Eastern Santa Cruz Tortoise.

Oct 22, 2015, 17:56 PM IST

Shun gangs, have hope, Pope tells inmates at violent Bolivian jail

Saying he too had made mistakes and sinned, Pope Francis on Friday urged inmates at one of Latin America`s most violent prisons to shun gang violence and exhorted guards to treat them with dignity.

Jul 10, 2015, 23:24 PM IST

Mumbai: HDIL's 4000 crore land scam

Mumbai: HDIL company under scanner for alleged irregularities in Slum Rehabilitation Authority (SRA) project.

Jan 11, 2015, 19:10 PM IST

Argentine president hospitalized for sprained ankle: Report

Argentine President Cristina Kirchner was hospitalized Friday after spraining her ankle, local media reported, the latest in a series of physical ailments that have caused her to cancel public events.

Dec 27, 2014, 08:52 AM IST

'World's poorest president' Jose Mujica offered $1 million for antiquated VW Beetle

Known for his austere lifestyle, Uruguay's President Jose Mujica has claimed that he has been offered a price of $ 1 million to sell off his 1987 vintage Volkswagen Beetle.

Nov 08, 2014, 10:38 AM IST

Mob in Bolivia burns alive accused murderer

A 30-year-old man accused of raping and murdering a woman in the eastern province of Santa Cruz was seized by a mob and burned to death, Bolivian authorities said.

Jun 26, 2014, 10:44 AM IST

China invests in development to enhance LatAm presence

China, whose presence in Latin America until now was largely based on an appetite for raw materials, is diversifying investments by financing much needed development projects, analysts say.

Jun 14, 2014, 21:32 PM IST

Brazil`s Rivaldo calls it a career

Soccer star Rivaldo, the 1999 world player of the year and a key member of Brazil`s 2002 World Cup-winning squad, announced Saturday that he is retiring from the sport at age 41.

Mar 16, 2014, 09:36 AM IST

Hawker dies during patrolling, Dhoble transferred

A CID probe was ordered into the death of a 55-year-old roadside hawker during a drive against them in suburban Santacruz here led by ACP Vasant Dhoble, who has been transferred following the incident.

Jan 12, 2013, 11:41 AM IST

Symbiosis in marine microorganisms fertilises ocean: Study

Scientists have discovered an unusual symbiosis between tiny single-celled algae and nitrogen-fixing bacteria that helps fertilise the oceans.

Sep 22, 2012, 10:53 AM IST

Striker Santa Cruz goes back to Blackburn on loan

Blackburn Rovers bolstered their attacking options on Friday by signing their former striker Roque Santa Cruz on loan from Manchester City until the end of the season.

Jan 15, 2011, 09:24 AM IST

Striker Santa Cruz goes back to Blackburn on loan

Blackburn Rovers bolstered their attacking options on Friday by signing their former striker Roque Santa Cruz on loan from Manchester City until the end of the season.

Jan 15, 2011, 09:24 AM IST