Lily Allen has been sober for seven months? (5 minutes ago)
Los Angeles, July 1 (IANS) Singer Lily Allen reportedly hasn't had a drink in seven months and is house-hunting here.
Orlando Bloom gets cosy with a Brazilian actress (5 minutes ago)
Los Angeles, July 1 (IANS) Actor Orlando Bloom was spotted getting cosy with a Brazilian actress Luisa Moraes.
Turkey considers helping Greece on debt crisis (25 minutes ago)
Ankara, July 1 (IANS) Turkish politicians are considering helping Greece to pay its debts and take the country out of the worsening financial crises.
Number of displaced in Libya totals 434,000: UNHCR (01:35)
Tripoli, July 1 (IANS) The number of people displaced within Libya has almost doubled from an estimated 230,000 last September to more than 434,000 amid escalating fighting this year, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) said on Tuesday.
New Jersey governor announces bid for US presidential race (00:55)
Washington, July 1 (IANS) Chris Christie, governor of US state of New Jersey, on Tuesday announced his bid for the 2016 US presidential race, jumping into the group of 13 other Republican candidates already in the field.
Tunisian beach attack gunman trained in Libya: Report (00:29)
Tunis, July 1 (IANS/AKI) The Tunisian gunman who allegedly shot dead 38 tourists at the resort town of Sousse crossed into Libya earlier this year to receive training, a media report said on Tuesday.
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Tihar jail escape: Absconding inmate held in UP (23:27)
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Three days after his escape from the high security Tihar jail, Delhi Police's special cell on Tuesday evening arrested one of the absconding inmates from Uttar Pradesh.
CAG pulls up Delhi on social schemes implementation (23:23)
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) There were various irregularities on the part of Delhi government in implementing social social welfare schemes, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) pointed out in its latest report.
UP Police gets 1,056 new four-wheel vehicles (23:15)
Lucknow, June 30 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday flagged off 1,056 new four-wheeled vehicles to be used to improve policing under the 'Dial 100' scheme.
Delhi assembly passes bill to amend VAT act (23:13)
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) The bill to amend the VAT law in Delhi, thus enabling the AAP government to regulate tax rates on petroleum products, liquor and aerated drinks, was passed by the assembly on Tuesday, amid a walkout by the opposition BJP.
Three TTP terrorists sentenced to death in Pakistan (22:53)
Islamabad, June 30 (IANS) An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan on Tuesday awarded the death sentence to three Taliban militants for killing four policemen during an attack on oil tankers carrying fuel for NATO troops in neighbouring Afghanistan.
I don't drive because I think a lot: Suniel Shetty (22:51)
Mumbai, June 30 (IANS) Actor Suniel Shetty has always been associated with a "macho" image, but he on Tuesday revealed that there's a "thinking" side to him as well, forcing him to avoid driving.
Madheshi parties tear up draft constitution in Nepal assembly (22:49)
By Anil Giri
Kathmandu, June 30 (IANS) Members of some Madheshi political parties on Tuesday tore up the first draft of the new constitution in the Nepal Constituent Assembly, saying they were dissatisfied with its contents.
Kejriwal says Modi 'bullying' AAP government (22:49)
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday hit out at the "gundagardi" (bullying) of the Narendra Modi government, which he said was preventing his government from doing its work in the national capital.
Indian rappers only rap about themselves: Baba Sehgal (22:45)
Mumbai, June 30 (IANS) One of the pioneers of rap music in India in the 1990s, Baba Sehgal says numerous Indian rappers have emerged in recent times like Yo Yo Honey Singh but the current crop are self-obsessed and rap only about themselves.
Suniel Shetty to be face of Mumbai Traffic Police drive (22:37)
Mumbai, June 30 (IANS) Bollywood actor Suniel Shetty was Tuesday named the brand ambassador of Mumbai Traffic Police's "Street Smart-Street Safe" initiative to emphasize the importance of following traffic rules and keeping Mumbai roads safe.
Railways to see $120 b investments: Prabhu (22:31)
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) As much as $120 billion will be invested in Indian Railways in the next five years for expansion and upgradation, said Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Tuesday.
PM expresses sadness over Indonesia plane crash (22:09)
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday expressed sadness over an Indonesian plane crash in which 113 people are feared to have been killed.
Rahane will gain valuable experience by leading India: Vengsarkar (22:03)
Mumbai, June 30 (IANS) Former India skipper and ex-chief selector Dilip Vengsarkar on Tuesday hailed batsman Ajinkya Rahane, who was named Indian team's captain for the Zimbabwe series, as a consistent performer who has come of age, and said he will gain valuable experience in his new role.
Not averse to talking to Mukul Roy: CPI-M's Deb (21:55)
Kolkata, June 30 (IANS) Days after fueling speculations of a probable tie-up with Congress, CPI-M leader Gautam Deb on Tuesday hinted he was not averse to talking to sidelined Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy.
Pandit to be Mumbai Ranji coach, Rege chairman of selectors (21:51)
Mumbai, June 30 (IANS) Former India cricketer Chandrakant Pandit was on Tuesday selected as the coach of Mumbai Ranji team as well as head coach of the Mumbai Cricket Association's (MCA) indoor cricket academy.
Hero MotoCorp launches 'Xtreme Sports' (21:47)
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Hero MotoCorp Ltd. (HMCL) on Tuesday launched a new version of its premium motorcycle Xtreme Sports in keeping with its strategy of new product initiatives.
Task force mulls curriculum for allied health professionals (21:45)
Kochi, June 30 (IANS) The task force to set up a national regulatory body for allied health sciences met here to finalise a standardised curriculum for various paramedical courses.
Karnataka sets July 31 deadline for paying sugarcane dues (21:31)
Belagavi (Karnataka), June 30 (IANS) Bowing to pressure from debt-ridden farmers and opposition lawmakers, a defensive Karnataka government on Tuesday decided to ensure sugarcane growers were paid their dues by July 31.
Federer and Nadal move into second round at Wimbledon (21:25)
Wimbledon, June 30 (IANS) Swiss Tennis ace Roger Federer and Spanish star Rafael Nadal stormed into the men's singles second round of Wimbledon by beating Damir Dzumhur and Thomaz Bellucci respectively on Tuesday.