Woman bites cop after defying chase

Sri Lanka, Jan. 31 -- A driver who attempted to flee police by biting the shoulder of a cop was arrested in Moneragala on Tuesday evening. The incident had occurred around 5:45 p.m on Tuesday evening... Read More

DENR recognizes zero-waste store, coffee shop in Bacolod

Manila, Jan. 31 -- The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has recognized a recently-opened store-cum-coffee shop in this city for advocating zero waste. The certificate of recogni... Read More

Wickramasuriya allegedly chartered flight from Washington without Ministry approval, PCoI told

Sri Lanka, Jan. 31 -- Former Sri Lankan Ambassador to the United States (2008-2014), Jaliya Wickramasuriya without any Foreign Ministry authorization had allegedly chartered flight in April 2013 to fl... Read More

Saudi Arab announces women-friendly work rules

Pakistan, Jan. 31 -- The Saudi Ministry of Labour & Social Development has launched an initiative to set new standards for work environment suitable for women, in order to improve it and make it attra... Read More

What do you do?

Pakistan, Jan. 31 -- What do you do? When she rains tears, The bloodshot clouds, The wrinkled forehead And the scars afresh What do you do? When little droplets fall, Fall in abundance, The ti... Read More

Customs officers up in arms over appointment

Sri Lanka, Jan. 31 -- All officers of the Customs Department,except those at the Bandaranaike International Airport, Katunayake refrained from working yesterday. This is against the appointment of a ... Read More

Brown sugar worth 80 cr seized in Kupwara

Kupwara, Jan. 31 -- Police on Thursday claimed to have arrested two drug smugglers along with 19 kilograms of brown sugar from Kralpora area of north Kashmir's Kupwara district. "The two accused - Za... Read More

Godrej Consumer's household insecticides performance repels investors

New Delhi, Jan. 31 -- Investors were taken aback by Godrej Consumer Products Ltd's December quarter results. The maker of Hit insecticides saw flat sales for the December quarter for its India househo... Read More

Mehbooba aghast over India's response to Qureshi-Mirwaiz tele-talk

Srinagar, Jan. 31 -- PDP president Mehbooba Mufti Thursday said India's response to telephonic conversation between Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi and separatist leader Mirwaiz Umar Fa... Read More

Mounds of garbage blemish beauty of snow-clad Gulmarg

Gulmarg, Jan. 31 -- Thanks to lots of snow this winter, ski-resort of Gulmarg has everything that a visiting tourist's eyes want to see, but they will have to be use their eyes a bit selectively so as... Read More