Darfur holds Sudan back with threat of new violence

Nairobi, Jan. 24 -- Sudan hoped to begin a new year with tranquility, just weeks after the US lifted crippling sanctions and allowed Khartoum back into the international arena. But renewed violence l... Read More

Rain showers, cloudy skies expected in most parts of PH

Manila, Jan. 24 -- nd of a frontal system will bring cloudy skies with scattered rain showers and thunderstorms in the eastern section of Northern Luzon, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and As... Read More

Showers expected in some areas

Sri Lanka, Jan. 24 -- A few showers will occur in Eastern province today (January 24), the Department of Meteorology says. Showers or thundershowers will occur at a few places in the Sabaragamuwa pro... Read More

US condemns Russia's use of harsh tactics against protesters

Washington DC, Jan. 24 -- : Amid the ongoing protest in Russia against the arrest of activist Alexey Navalny, the US has condemned the use of "harsh tactics" against protesters and called for the rele... Read More

'Let your past be reminder of how far God has brought you': Justin Bieber recollects incident of being arrested

Washington, Jan. 24 -- : Recollecting his past experience of being arrested 7 years back on the same day, Canadian singer-songwriter Justin Bieber on Sunday said that "let your past be a reminder of h... Read More

Former Ireland cricketer Roy Torrens dies at 72

Dublin, Jan. 24 -- : Former Ireland player Roy Torrens has passed away at the age of 72, Cricket Ireland said on Saturday. "The Board and staff of Cricket Ireland are very saddened to learn of the p... Read More

PSX likely to trade in green next week due to positive indicators

Pakistan, Jan. 24 -- The Pakistan Stock Market is likely to stay in green during the next week owing to the central bank's decision to keep policy rate unchanged at 7 percent. Analysts at Arif Habib ... Read More

JAZZ inks pact to provide 35pc discount to KCCI members

Pakistan, Jan. 24 -- Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry (KCCI) and JAZZ have signed an agreement under which the mobile phone operator will provide a 35 percent discount to the members of the KCCI... Read More

In Pics: Dense Fog Engulfs Bhubaneswar, Cuttack & Several Parts Of Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Jan. 24 -- Bhubaneswar/Cuttack: A thick blanket of fog engulfed twin cities of Bhubaneswar and Cuttack and several parts of Odisha on Sunday morning severely affecting the vehicular movem... Read More

Tripura: Cycle rally to mark birth anniversary of Subhas Chandra Bose

Agartala (Tripura), Jan. 24 -- : To mark the 125th birth anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, people participated in a cycle rally organised by Agartala Cycloholics near Ramnagar Road in Agartal... Read More