Verma’s scintillating start steers India to second win
Posted 08:13 PM, 24 Feb, 2020

Shafali Verma’s early sixes and Poonam Yadav’s latest starring role helped India secure an 18-run ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 ...

You are precious, ain’t you?
Posted 02:09 AM, 25 Feb, 2020

At least 11 people died and another 617 sustained serious injuries in road accidents across Punjab in 24 hours, Rescue 1122 reported on Monday, when ...

Brazilian directors come out fighting at Berlin film festival
Posted 06:29 PM, 24 Feb, 2020

With nearly 20 films on the programme and a spot on the jury for acclaimed director Kleber Mendonca Filho, Brazilian cinema is having a moment at the ...

Five rhinos die from suspected anthrax infection in India
Posted 10:03 PM, 24 Feb, 2020

Rangers have suspended safari rides in a popular nature reserve in eastern India after five one-horned female rhinoceroses died from a suspected ...

Policeman killed in Delhi clash ahead of Trump arrival
Posted 07:55 PM, 24 Feb, 2020

A policeman was killed in New Delhi Monday in violent clashes over a contentious citizenship law, hours before US President Donald Trump was due in ...

Stocks, oil prices tumble as gold soars on pandemic fears
Posted 08:22 PM, 24 Feb, 2020

World stock markets and oil prices tumbled Monday on growing fears of a coronavirus pandemic, with Milan and Seoul off the most as new cases spiked, ...

In Pictures: NCA shows solidarity with Indian students
Posted 08:56 PM, 20 Feb, 2020

The students and faculty of the National College of Arts Lahore staged a demo and walk in support of the Indian students who are facing brutalities ...

Nearly 50 rhinos killed in Botswana in 10 months as poaching surges
Posted 09:19 PM, 24 Feb, 2020

At least 46 rhinos have been slaughtered in Botswana in 10 months, a government official said on Monday as the southern African wildlife haven ...

What makes dogs so special? Science says love
Posted 02:33 PM, 20 Feb, 2020

The idea that animals can experience love was once anathema to the psychologists who studied them, seen as a case of putting sentimentality before ...

Sweden creates $1 mn prizes for sustainable food solutions
Posted 02:59 PM, 20 Feb, 2020

Sweden has created two $1 million prizes for solutions to feed billions of people, as climate change threatens the world's food supply and a growing ...

China's 'Steel Roses' footballers defy virus to lift spirits
Posted 01:03 PM, 24 Feb, 2020

China's women's football team has emerged as a symbol of defiance against the coronavirus after coming out of quarantine to move to the brink of a ...

First civilian flight since 2012 lands in Aleppo
Posted 05:11 PM, 19 Feb, 2020

The first civilian flight in eight years landed at Aleppo airport in northern Syria Wednesday, an AFP correspondent on board the aircraft ...

What makes dogs so special? Science says love
Posted 02:33 PM, 20 Feb, 2020

The idea that animals can experience love was once anathema to the psychologists who studied them, seen as a case of putting sentimentality before ...