Singapore and Malaysia choking together

Kuala Lampur, Sept. 22 -- So, it seems Singapore and Malaysia are united again - well, at least in terms of facing a common obstacle. That's right, everyone, we are all choking on haze. Which is a p... Read More

'Saudi Arabia has several options to respond on oil facilities attacks'

Riyadh, Sept. 22 -- : Saudi Arabia's Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Adel al-Jubeir has said that the Kingdom has several options to respond to the attacks on oil facilities which took place on ... Read More

Delhi: Woman shot dead by bike-borne assailants

New Delhi, Sept. 22 -- : A 59-year-old woman was shot dead by some unidentified bike-borne assailants near a private hospital in East Delhi's Patparganj area on Saturday morning, police said. The dec... Read More

Green groups, lawmakers pleasantly surprised to learn of otters nesting in KL park

Kuala Lampur, Sept. 22 -- The presence of wild otters in Taman Tasik Metropolitan Kepong in the heart of urban Kuala Lumpur has taken environmentalist NGOs and politicians by surprise, with some wonde... Read More

In urban Kuala Lumpur, an otter surprise

Kuala Lampur, Sept. 22 -- Somewhere in the urban confines of the city hides a little-known secret in one of its green lungs: A romp of wild otters. Nestled north of Jinjang is Taman Tasik Metropolita... Read More

High-tech smoke detectors to keep Shatabdi travellers safe

Chandigarh, Sept. 22 -- To ensure safety of 1,000-odd passengers travelling between Chandigarh and Delhi daily, the Northern Railways has installed very early smoke detection apparatus (VESDA) in all ... Read More

To meet shortage, state to re-employ doctors for 5 years

Chandigarh, Sept. 22 -- The Punjab government on Friday announced it will re-employ its specialist doctors post retirement for another five years till they attain the age of 65. State health and fami... Read More

Panel suggests ways to make the process non-discriminatory

New Delhi, Sept. 22 -- A committee formed to review the criteria for determining the so-called creamy layer, or better-off sections, among the Other Backwards Classes (OBCs), submitted its report to t... Read More

Two held with 1kg heroin in Amritsar

AMRITSAR, Sept. 22 -- Two peddlers were arrested and 1.2kg heroin was seized from their possession at Adda Bohlian near Ajanala, police said on Friday. This is the third seizure of heroin from the bor... Read More

Finance firm employees robbed of Rs.4l at gunpoint

AMRITSAR, Sept. 22 -- Four unidentified motorcycle-borne persons on Friday looted Rs.4 lakh from two men working for a finance firm at a gunpoint near district shopping complex at Ranjit Avenue locali... Read More