In Nevada desert, Area 51 raid lures festive UFO hunters; three arrested

UFO enthusiasts drawn by alien-themed festivities continued to pour into rural Nevada on Friday near the Area 51 US military base, but fears of a mass raid on the remote site or a public safety crisis proved unfounded, with only three people arrested.

Sep 21, 2019, 07:59 AM IST

'Storm' Area 51: Alien enthusiasts descend on Nevada desert near secretive US base

Some residents of Rachel, a remote desert town of 50 people a short distance from the military base, worried their community might be overwhelmed by unruly crowds turning out in response to a recent, viral social-media invitation to "storm" Area 51. The town, about 150 miles (240 km) north of Las Vegas, lacks a grocery store or even a gasoline station.

Sep 20, 2019, 09:32 AM IST

Mia Khalifa claims to raid top-secret Nevada base Area 51, shares pic

'Area 51', the secretive US military base in the Nevada desert has been the target of alien conspiracy theories for decades. 

Jul 30, 2019, 09:54 AM IST

Las Vegas gunman had at least eight guns in hotel room: Police

The suspect - identified as 64-year-old Stephen Paddock - opened fire from the 32nd floor of a hotel adjoing an open-air concert venue. 

Oct 02, 2017, 18:57 PM IST

Police believe Las Vegas shooter killed himself

At least 50 people have been killed and over 400 injured after a gunman opened fire at area around Mandalay Bay Casino.

Oct 02, 2017, 18:54 PM IST

US biologists discover three new toad species

The discoveries, detailed in a paper published in science journal, are extremely rare in the US. reports Xinhua news agency.

Jul 24, 2017, 10:50 AM IST

'New Delhi' superbug: US woman dies of infection resistant to all available antibiotics

The woman, who died in Nevada in September, had been hospitalised in India with for a femur fracture and hip problems.

Jan 16, 2017, 09:31 AM IST

Four killed in crash of air-ambulance flight in northern Nevada

An air-ambulance plane taking a heart-disease patient to a Utah hospital crashed in a parking lot in northern Nevada, killing all four people aboard and sending up explosions and flames.

Nov 20, 2016, 03:36 AM IST

Donald Trump bundled off stage by security officers during campaign appearance in Reno

White House hopeful Donald Trump was today bundled off stage by security officers during a campaign appearance in Reno, Nevada.

Nov 06, 2016, 07:20 AM IST

Donald Trump urges terminally ill people to 'hang on' to vote for him

Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump has told terminally ill people to “hang on” until the election day so that they can vote for him.

Oct 07, 2016, 17:53 PM IST

US Navy jet crashes near Nevada base

A fighter jet crashed on Tuesday about five miles from the Naval Air Station at Fallon, Nevada, a US Navy spokesman said.

Aug 03, 2016, 11:10 AM IST

Chinese 'passenger drone' to be tested in US later this year

The Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems will work to help the EHang 184 test and develop its system, state-run People's Daily reported.

Jun 08, 2016, 20:41 PM IST

Donald Trump says even a murder would not deter his supporters

In another controversial remark, Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump on Wednesday said that even a murder would not drive his supporters away from his surging campaign.

Feb 24, 2016, 13:00 PM IST

Donald Trump wins Nevada Republican caucuses: US networks

Projections on TV networks gave Donald Trump 46 percent of the vote, with senators Marco Rubio of Florida and Ted Cruz of Texas trailing some 20 points behind.

Feb 24, 2016, 11:04 AM IST

Republicans in Wild West presidential showdown in Nevada

US Republican presidential candidates faced off in Nevada on Tuesday with Donald Trump poised for a third straight victory ahead of next week`s all-important "Super Tuesday" votes.

Feb 24, 2016, 09:48 AM IST

Trump takes South Carolina, Hillary wins in Nevada

Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump grabbed a big win in the South Carolina primary on Saturday, while Democrat Hillary Clinton breathed life into her sluggish campaign with a victory over Bernie Sanders in Nevada.

Feb 21, 2016, 06:49 AM IST

Clinton wins in Nevada, Trump seeks South Carolina victory

Presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton earned a much-needed win over Bernie Sanders in Nevada's Democratic caucuses, US networks projected, while Donald Trump looked for a big win in the South Carolina Republican primary.

Feb 21, 2016, 05:16 AM IST

Ignore provocative politicians, listen to Pranab Mukherjee: Narendra Modi

PM Narendra Modi in his Bihar rally, asked people to ignore those politicians who have been making news by giving controversial statements over the beef issue and Dadri incident, unnecessarily poli

Oct 09, 2015, 09:52 AM IST

First US Democratic presidential set for October 13

Hillary Clinton and fellow Democratic candidates will square off October 13 in their first debate of the 2016 presidential campaign, the party announced Thursday as it unveiled its primary debate schedule.

Aug 06, 2015, 22:05 PM IST