Militants bomb, derail phosphate train in central Syria

Damascus, July 22 -- Syria's transport ministry said a freight train carrying phosphate derailed and caught fire Sunday after getting hit by explosives planted on the tracks by militants in the countr... Read More

Yanks' Voit: 'I thought broken jaw' when hit by Bettis pitch

New York, July 21 -- When first hit by a pitch from Colorado's Chad Bettis, Yankees slugger Luke Voit was scared. He remembered when Giancarlo Stanton's jaw was broken by Milwaukee's Mike Fiers five y... Read More

Statues, education center honor Neil Armstrong at museum

Wapakoneta, July 15 -- New statues of astronaut Neil Armstrong have been unveiled and an education center has been dedicated in his name as his Ohio hometown continues celebrating its native son's his... Read More

After a Tour on TV, Pinot now looms large in the picture

Brioude, July 15 -- Like a lost love, the Tour de France gains in value for riders who can't race in it. That was the lesson Thibaut Pinot learned last year when the French rider, who'd fallen sick a... Read More

How does an Electric Vehicle charge?

Dhaka, July 11 -- Electric vehicles (EVs) have started catching up in India, with various manufacturers like Ather, Revolt and Hyundai showing off their electric vehicles in the country. One of the ma... Read More

Ninth grader stabbed dead in Gazipur

Gazipur, July 8 -- Some unidentified miscreants stabbed a ninth grader to death in Tongi BSCIC industrial area here early Monday. The deceased was identified as Shuvo Ahmed, 15, son of Md Raju Miah o... Read More

Narail youth beaten for hurting religious sentiments

Narail, June 25 -- A young man was injured in a mob beating at Ujirpur in Narail municipality area on Tuesday reportedly for hurting religious sentiments of Muslims. The victim was identified as Tanu... Read More

Man arrested with 1kg gold hidden in rectum

Dhaka, April 26 -- Airport Armed Police (AAP) arrested a man from the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport and recovered 10 gold bars hidden in his rectum on Friday. The seized gold weighed around ... Read More