Audio to shoot down Russian fighter jet released (21 minutes ago)
Ankara, Nov 26 (IANS) The Turkish military has released an audio recording of what it said were warnings to the Russian fighter before it was shot down near the Syrian border after it violated Turkish airspace, a media report said on Thursday.
Kylie Jenner's HIV fears (08:00)
Los Angeles, Nov 26 (IANS) Kylie Jenner is a worried woman! The fact that her boyfriend Tyga and HIV positive actor Charlie Sheen had once been involved with the same transgender pornstar in the past, has left her scared.
Chinese yuan weakens against dollar (07:56)
Beijing, Nov 26 (IANS) The central parity rate of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, weakened by 19 basis points to 6.3896 against the US dollar on Thursday, according to the China Foreign Exchange Trading System.
Tokyo shares open higher (07:54)
Tokyo, Nov 26 (IANS) Tokyo shares opened higher on Thursday as sentiment here was boosted by gains in the European stocks market overnight, as well as on the yen's slight depreciation.
French parliament approves extension of air strikes in Syria (07:46)
Paris, Nov 26 (IANS) French National Assembly on Wednesday authorised the extension of French air force' strikes against the Islamic State (IS) in Syria.
Chinese shares open higher (07:44)
Beijing, Nov 26 (IANS) Chinese stocks opened higher on Thursday with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index up 0.32 percent to open at 3,659.57 points.
Obama signs defence bill despite Guantanamo restrictions (07:38)
Washington, Nov 26 (IANS) US President Barack Obama on Wednesday signed a $607-billion annual defence policy bill despite its continued ban on transferring detainees from the Guantanamo Bay military prison to the US.
Gold down on better-than-expected US data (07:34)
Chicago, Nov 26 (IANS) Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange fell on Wednesday as stronger-than-expected US data put pressure on the precious metal.
Germany's benchmark DAX index rebounds (07:24)
Frankfurt, Nov 26 (IANS) The benchmark DAX index at the Frankfurt Stock Exchange on Wednesday rebounded and closed up by more than 200 points.
Brad Pitt's youthful secret (06:56)
Los Angeles, Nov 26 (IANS) Actor Brad Pitt, 51, says his youthful look is a result of a "lot of love".
US stocks end mixed amid upbeat data (Lead) (06:54)
New York, Nov 26 (IANS) The US stocks closed fractionally mixed after wavering in a tight range on Wednesday, as Wall Street digested an array of generally positive data.
Merkel, Hollande vow determination to fight terrorism (06:26)
Paris, Nov 26 (IANS) Visiting German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande on Wednesday vowed determination "to fight together against terrorism".
Late goals take shine off Real Madrid win (05:42)
Madrid, Nov 26 (IANS) Real Madrid put some of the crisis caused by Saturday's 4-0 defeat to FC Barcelona behind them when they defeated Shakhtar Donetsk 4-3 away from home late on Wednesday.
Jodie Marsh is a stepmother (05:22)
Los Angeles, Nov 26 (IANS) TV actor Jodie Marsh has revealed she's a stepmother.
Austria to resume rail services to Germany (05:18)
Vienna, Nov 26 (IANS) Austrian state-owned rail operator the Austrian Federal Railways (OeBB) will resume long-distance rail services across the German border on Friday following a freeze in services of over two months due to massive overcrowding as a result of the migrant crisis.
Jennifer Lawrence praises Amy Schumer (04:16)
Los Angeles, Nov 26 (IANS) Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence has said that her favourite moment of 2015 was when she and her friend Amy Schumer got drunk and danced on music star Billy Joel's piano.
Spanish stock market closes higher (03:50)
Madrid, Nov 26 (IANS) The Spanish stock market index Ibex-35 rose 0.20 percent on Wednesday to close at 10,227.30 points, up from the 10,207.20 points of Tuesday.
Kim Kardashian may undergo C-section (02:42)
Los Angeles, Nov 26 (IANS) Reality TV star Kim Kardashian, who is expecting her second child, has been warned she may need a caesarean section, as her baby is breech.
Tunisia closes borders with Libya for 15 days (02:14)
Tunis, Nov 26 (IANS) The Tunisian Presidency late on Wednesday said that the country decided to close the borders with Libya for 15 days.
Cindy Crawford taught daughter how to pose (01:36)
Los Angeles, Nov 26 (IANS) Supermodel Cindy Crawford taught her 14-year-old daughter Kaia Gerber how to strike a perfect pose.
Bengaluru girls embarrass Rahul Gandhi (Lead) (01:14)
Bengaluru, Nov 26 (IANS) Girls of a convent college here embarrassed Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday by endorsing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet initiatives Clean India (Swacchha Bharat) and Make in India.
US stocks fluctuate amid upbeat data (01:06)
New York, Nov 26 (IANS) The US stocks traded slightly higher around midday Wednesday, as Wall Street digested a batch of generally positive data.
Bengaluru girls embarrass Rahul Gandhi (00:12)
Bengaluru, Nov 26 (IANS) Girls of a convent college here embarrassed Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday by endorsing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet initiatives Clean India (Swach Bharat) and Make in India.
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India Gate turns orange for ending violence against women (23:46)
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) Lit orange to mark the International Day of Elimination of Violence against Women on Wednesday, the India Gate here on Wednesday joined Egypt's Sphinx and Pyramids and New York's Empire State Building as iconic monuments highlighting the UN's "Orange the World" campaign.
No bids for Allosaurus skeleton on auction in Britain (23:44)
London, Nov 25 (IANS/EFE) A nearly complete skeleton of an Allosaurus dinosaur, about 155 million years old, was left on Wednesday without a buyer at an auction in Britain.