Lady Gaga to join Mark Ronson at Glastonbury? (25 minutes ago)
London, June 26 (IANS) Singer Lady Gaga is rumoured to be musician Mark Ronson's surprise guest during his performance at Glastonbury Festival DJ set on Sunday.
Kylie, Tyga giving each other another chance (03:30)
Los Angeles, June 26 (IANS) Reality TV personality Kylie Jenner and rapper Tyga are slowly and steadily trying to reconcile.
Zuma calls on youth to help end protests (02:46)
Cape Town, June 26 (IANS) South African President Jacob Zuma has highlighted the role of youth in ending violent protests in the run-up to local government elections.
Selfies make us self-conscious: Susan Sarandon (02:20)
Los Angeles, June 26 (IANS) Actress Susan Sarandon feels that the selfies make people self-conscious.
Seven killed in Kenya road accident (00:22)
Nairobi, June 26 (IANS) At least seven persons were killed after a car rammed into a minibus in Kenya's coastal region of Kwale, officials said.
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Euro 2016: Wales beat Northern Ireland 1-0 to enter quarters (23:44)
Paris, June 25 (IANS) Wales defeated Northern Ireland 1-0 in the round of 16 clash here on Saturday to enter the quarter-finals of the European Championship football tournament.
Kejriwal to meet fisherfolk, students, hoteliers in Goa visit (23:44)
Panaji, June 25 (IANS) With an eye on the upcoming assembly polls in Goa, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will hold a series of interactive meetings with youth, fisherfolk and small tourism industry stakeholders during a two-day visit to the coastal state from June 28.
Ram temple construction only possible by legislation: Togadia (23:34)
Patna, June 25 (IANS) VHP leader Pravin Togadia on Saturday said that the construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya will be possible only by legislation.
Car bomb blast kills 9 at Mogadishu hotel (23:24)
Mogadishu, June 25 (IANS) At least nine people were killed and 15 were wounded in a car-bomb attack followed by an invasion of the premises by armed gunmen at a hotel in the Somalian capital on Saturday, local media reported.
Britain air passengers to be 3-5% lower by 2020 due to Brexit effect , says IATA (23:24)
Geneva, June 25 (IANS) With Britain voting to leave the EU, the number of British air passengers could be 3-5 per cent lower by 2020, driven by the expected downturn in economic activity and the fall in the sterling exchange rate, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) said on Saturday.
Richa Chadda to deliver Master Class act on Indian cinema in Australia (23:18)
Mumbai, June 25 (IANS) Actress Richa Chadha, who has the ability to speak up about things that matter, has been chosen to deliver a master class on Indian cinema at the upcoming Indian Film Festival of Melbourne.
Azad condemns attack on CRPF personnel in J&K (22:48)
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad on Saturday strongly condemned the attack on CRPF troopers in Jammu and Kashmir in which eight personnel lost their lives and 22 others were injured.
Trinamool's sole UP legislator joins BSP (22:40)
Lucknow, June 25 (IANS) The Trinamool Congress's sole legislator in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday joined the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and also announced the merger of his party with it.
Ankit Tiwari moves ahead with music (22:36)
Kolkata, June 25 (IANS) Overcoming a turbulent phase in life when he was accused of rape, famed Bollywood singer-composer Ankit Tiwari is all geared up with his upcoming projects which includes soon to be released Akshay Kumar starrer "Rustom".
Odisha seeks more cities under Smart City tag (22:34)
Bhubaneswar, June 25 (IANS) Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to consider including his state's Cuttack, Sambalpur and Berhampur in the Smart City list.
Pradhan launches road show for small oilfields' auction, farmers' body protests (22:32)
Guwahati, June 25 (IANS) Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Saturday said that the central government will start the global bidding process for 12 small oil and gas fields in Assam along with 55 others even as Assam's prominent farmers' body Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) protested against the move and demanded the state fields be excluded.
Plum posts offered to pacify Karnataka Congress dissidents (22:26)
Bengaluru, June 25 (IANS) With no let-up in discontent over removal of ministers and denial of cabinet posts to aspiring lawmakers, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has offered posts of chairmen of various boards and corporations to pacify some of them, a party source said on Saturday.
Infiltration bid foiled on LoC, two militants killed (22:24)
Srinagar, June 25 (IANS) Army troops on Saturday gunned down two militants as it foiled an infiltration bid on the Line of Control (LoC) Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district, an official said.
Jaitley meets Chinese counterpart (Lead) (22:04)
Beijing, June 25 (IANS) India's Finance Minister Arun Jaitley met his Chinese counterpart Lou Jiwei here on Saturday and discussed economic cooperation between the two countries.
Eight CRPF troopers killed, 22 injured in LeT fidayeen attack in Kashmir (Intro Roundup) (21:56)
Srinagar, June 25 (IANS) Eight Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers were killed and 22 injured in a deadly firing attack on their bus by two LeT 'fidayeen' terrorists on the Srinagar-Jammu national highway in Pulwama district on Saturday. The two Lashkar militants were gunned down, officials said.
Tigress found dead in Rajasthan's Ranthambore (21:52)
Jaipur, June 25 (IANS) A tigress has been found dead in Ranthambore Tiger Reserve in Rajasthan's Sawai Madhopur district, officials said.
Poland pip Switzerland on penalties to enter maiden Euro quarters (21:50)
Saint-Etienne (France), June 25 (IANS) Poland overcame Switzerland 5-4 via penalty shoot-out to secure a maiden entry into the quarter-finals of the Euro football championship here on Saturday.
Brexit: German Chancellor says 'no need to be nasty' in exit talks (21:44)
Berlin, June 25 (IANS) German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday said the European Union has "no need to be particularly nasty in any way" in the negotiations with Britain about its exit from the bloc.
SP parliamentary board sets aside merger with Ansari's party (21:44)
Lucknow, June 25 (IANS) Bowing to the wishes of Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, Uttar Pradesh's ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) on Saturday took a u-turn on the merger of mafia don Mukhtar Ansari's Quami Ekta Dal (QED) with it, setting it aside.
DAC approves progress in M777 howitzers, clears Dhanush production (Lead) (21:14)
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) The Indian Army appeared to be closer to procuring new artillery guns - 30 years after Bofors - as the Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) approved progress in the deal for M777 Howitzers and also noted the progress in the indigenous Dhanush guns.