Last Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014, 20:17
It was an emotional homecoming for leading NRI industrialist Lord Swraj Paul to his childhood schools and his birthplace in the city here.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014, 19:03
Divers began to locate bodies today inside a submerged South Korean ferry as the detained captain defended his decision to delay evacuation of the ship when it capsized nearly four days ago with 476 people on board.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014, 10:46
A Pennsylvania teenager has been suspended for asking the first ever Indian-American Miss America Nina Davuluri to the prom, the annual end of the year dance for high school students.
Last Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014, 15:19
The Nigerian military has admitted that most of the 129 girls abducted by Boko Haram Islamists from their school in the restive northeastern state of Borno were still missing, the defence spokesman said in a statement.
Last Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014, 15:06
A tribal girl was allegedly gangraped and killed in Tribal Areas Autonomus District Council (TTAADC) area, about 50 km from here, police said Friday.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 04:18
Madras High Court today directed the State School Education Department to extend the time limit upto 15 days, instead of seven days, for issuance and submission of application forms for admission of children in schools.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 09:59
Heavily armed Boko Haram Islamists kidnapped more than 100 girls from a school in northeast Nigeria, sparking a search by soldiers to track down the attackers, a security source and witnesses said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 00:47
A 40-year-old Indian school teacher in Oman, jailed for killing her drunk husband last year, will be released on compassionate grounds and deported next week.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 20:33
Heavily armed Islamist gunmen kidnapped a group of girls from a secondary school in northeast Nigeria`s Borno state and torched the surrounding town, a local official and a witness told AFP.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 12:29
American music icon Billy Joel surprised students in a school with an unannounced visit to support the kids, who were performing a tribute concert in his honour.
Last Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014, 16:01
More than 500 male students and staff were to give DNA samples in an unprecedented operation launched Monday to uncover who raped a 16-year-old girl in the toilets of a French school.
Last Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014, 01:07
An ancient piece of papyrus that contains a mention of Jesus` wife is not a forgery, according to a scientific analysis of the controversial text, US researchers said today.
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