New York City

Indiana Pacers` Chris Copeland stable after surgery for stab wounds

 Indiana Pacers forward Chris Copeland was in stable condition on Thursday after surgery for stab wounds to his abdomen and elbow, the NBA team said.

Apr 10, 2015, 01:21 AM IST

Guerrilla artists leave Snowden statue in New York park

A group of anonymous artists erected a 4-foot-tall bronze statue of Edward Snowden, the former US spy agency contractor famous for leaking classified information, in a New York City park overnight, officials said on Monday.

Apr 07, 2015, 00:42 AM IST

US top court preserves New York ban on worship services in schools

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday left intact New York City`s ban on religious worship services inside school buildings after hours.

Mar 30, 2015, 22:22 PM IST

Nineteen hurt as blast, then fire bring down New York buildings

Nineteen people were hurt Thursday when three New York buildings collapsed and a blaze tore through another in what preliminary indications suggested was a gas-related explosion.

Mar 27, 2015, 01:53 AM IST

Frank Lampard visits future MLS club this weekend

Manchester City midfielder Frank Lampard will visit his future Major League Soccer club this weekend, attending a New York City match against Sporting Kansas City on Saturday at Yankee Stadium.

Mar 26, 2015, 22:53 PM IST

New York's David Villa could make Spain return, says Del Bosque

David Villa`s international career is not necessarily over and the striker could return to the squad and extend his Spain scoring record, coach Vicente del Bosque said on Tuesday.

Mar 24, 2015, 22:21 PM IST

'Respect for Muslims': New York schools to close for Eid al-Fitr, Eid al-Adha

New York schools' calendars will now be adding two Muslim holidays Eid al-Fitr, Eid al-Adha as official off days, sparing the Muslim students a dilemma of choosing between their “school and religion”, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced.

Mar 05, 2015, 10:35 AM IST

Kim Kardashian wants Beyonce to be her neighbour?

 Reality TV star Kim Kardashian reportedly wants Beyonce to buy a house in her gated community.

Mar 02, 2015, 14:41 PM IST

Anti-Putin protesters rally in New York after Nemtsov's murder

Dozens of protesters rallied in New York City on Sunday near the Russian permanent mission to the United Nations to denounce the murder of Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov, despite fear of reprisals to themselves or family members back in Russia.

Mar 02, 2015, 09:16 AM IST

Man accused in IS group plot was about to quit job: Employer

The employer of one of three men charged with plotting to help the Islamic State group says the suspect was about to quit his restaurant job.

Feb 27, 2015, 17:12 PM IST

Terror suspect says Internet chats about women, not plot

A Pakistani man on trial in the US for planning to bomb a British shopping centre testified he was exaggerating his prowess with women in online chats and e-mails he sent mentioning potential wedding dates and a bride, denying the communiques were coded to disguise an al Qaeda plot.

Feb 27, 2015, 13:22 PM IST

Three Central Asian men arrested for threatening attacks in US

Three Central Asian men have been arrested here on charges of conspiring to provide material support to ISIS, with two of them threatening to carry out attacks within the US and against the American President.

Feb 26, 2015, 12:01 PM IST

Enlightening moment: Amitabh Bachchan on meeting Michael Bloomberg

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says a meeting with New York City's former mayor Michael Bloomberg has “enlightened” him and made him a “wiser” man.

Feb 18, 2015, 13:26 PM IST

Bob Simon of CBS News dead at 73 in New York City car crash

Veteran CBS News correspondent Bob Simon, a longtime member of the network`s "60 Minutes" on-air team, was killed in a car accident on Wednesday night in New York City, CBS said. He was 73.

Feb 12, 2015, 09:00 AM IST

At least seven dead as commuter train hits car near New York City: Reports

  A crowded New York commuter train struck a car near suburban White Plains during Tuesday evening`s rush period, sparking an explosion and a fire and killing at least seven people, media reported. 

Feb 04, 2015, 10:55 AM IST

City will pay USD3.9M in 2012 NY police shooting of Bronx teen

New York City has agreed to pay USD 3.9 million to the family of a black Bronx teenager shot to death by a white police officer in 2012.

Jan 31, 2015, 14:42 PM IST

US East Coast braces for ''historic'' blizzard on Monday

A swath of the US East Coast from Philadelphia to New York City to Maine braced for a potentially historic blizzard on Monday expected to dump as much as 3 feet (90 cm) of snow and snarl transportation for tens of millions of people.

Jan 26, 2015, 09:24 AM IST

Mumbai toppers to participate in NYC Marathon

In a first, the top two Indian elite finishers in both male and female categories of the 2015 Mumbai Marathon here Sunday, will be given an opportunity to train and compete at the prestigious New York City Marathon in November.

Jan 16, 2015, 19:39 PM IST

"Super Frank" not so popular at Chelsea now

Few Chelsea fans would have begrudged Frank Lampard his farewell Premier League cameo at Manchester City but the goodwill is starting to dissipate after he scored another goal to keep his new club in the title hunt.

Jan 02, 2015, 00:25 AM IST