Security beefed up in Thai`s south following series of blasts

Security was beefed up in Thailand`s Muslim majority restive southern provinces after a series of blasts hit the region during the past two days.

UN chief greets Chinese people on lunar new year

The Spring Festival is the most important Chinese traditional holiday, highlighting family reunions and renewal of seasons.

Gulzar reads yet to be published poetry for Delhi audience

Noted poet and lyricist Gulzar, who is known for incorporating day to day life`s experiences into his work, recited few verses of his unpublished poetry for the audience at the Spring Festival here.

Chinese bloggers launch hitchhiking programme

Six Chinese bloggers have launched a "ride-share" hitchhiking programme to ease the burden of holiday travel for people who fail to get tickets ahead of the Spring Festival.