Beijing, June 18 (IANS) Beijing has rubbished a former US president's claim that Edward Snowden, a former US intelligence contractor-turned-whistleblower hiding in Hong Kong, was an agent of China.
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 2:35:44 AM
Kathmandu, June 17 (IANS) At least five people were missing and 65 families rendered homeless after floods and landslides, triggered by incessant rainfall over three days, hit the remote far western part of Nepal, officials said Monday.
Monday, June 17, 2013 10:01:42 PM
Mumbai, June 17 (IANS) In a humanitarian gesture, the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) Mumbai, coordinated operations to help rescue 26 sailors from a massive container vessel which snapped into two and sank off Yemen, a top official said here Monday.
Monday, June 17, 2013 7:59:41 PM
Phuket (Thailand), June 17 (IANS) Junior Indian wrestlers won a rich haul of medals at the recently concluded Asian Junior Championships here.
Monday, June 17, 2013 6:15:43 PM
Beijing, June 17 (IANS) More than 1,000 representatives from over 30 universities in Beijing Monday joined in a ceremony held to mark the start of the military recruitment of college students.
Monday, June 17, 2013 5:05:36 PM
Beijing, June 17 (IANS) China Monday announced that it has built the world's fastest supercomputer which is capable of performing 33.86 quadrillion operations per second, surpassing the US Titan supercomputer.
Monday, June 17, 2013 4:03:42 PM
Kabul, June 17 (IANS) Three civilians were killed and two others wounded Monday when Taliban attacked two trucks in eastern Afghan province of Laghman.
Monday, June 17, 2013 4:01:38 PM
Beijing, June 17 (IANS) Chinese banks bought more foreign currency from clients than they sold in May, although the surplus was less than that of previous months, indicating relieved pressure from capital inflows.
Monday, June 17, 2013 3:49:46 PM
Colombo, June 17 (IANS) The Tamil Tiger rebel front organisations are still operating in Germany under the guise of community organisations, the Sri Lankan external affairs ministry claimed Monday.
Monday, June 17, 2013 3:03:41 PM
Ankara, June 17 (IANS) Fikret Orman was elected the chairman of Besiktas football club for a second time by winning an overwhelming majority of votes Monday.
Monday, June 17, 2013 1:37:32 PM
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