Portugal registers first suspected case of novel coronavirus: Report

Lisbon, Jan. 26 -- Portugal has registered the country's first suspected case of the novel coronavirus, media reported, citing the national health ministry. According to the EFE news agency, the pati... Read More

Chile issues red alert over forest fire

Santiago, Jan. 26 -- Local authorities of Chile's southern region of Biobio issued a red alert on Saturday after a forest fire burned 2.1 square km of vegetation. The fire zone also includes 0.05 squ... Read More

R-Day India: Google celebrates with Doodle

New Delhi, Jan. 26 -- The Google on Sunday celebrated India's 71st Republic Day with a very unique doodle showcasing the country's rich cultural heritage that permeates and unites the diverse Asian su... Read More

Seven dead, 16 missing after heavy rains lash SE Brazil

Rio de Janeiro, Jan. 26 -- At least seven people were killed while 16 others went missing after unprecedented heavy rainfall lashed the Belo Horizonte city in Southeastern Brazil, media reports said o... Read More

Five blasts rock Assam on Republic Day

Guwahati, Jan. 26 -- Five blasts-three in Dibrugarh district and one each in Charaideo and Tinsukia district-rocked Assam on Sunday morning as the nation is celebrating Republic Day. There is no repo... Read More

5.0-magnitude earthquake jolts Puerto Rico

Washington, Jan. 26 -- A 5.0-magnitude earthquake rocked Puerto Rico on Saturday, as the Caribbean island has experienced tremors nearly on a daily basis since late December. The quake occurred at 4:... Read More

R-Day: Security beefed up across national capital

New Delhi, Jan. 26 -- Elaborate security arrangements have been put in place in the national capital on Sunday, ahead of 71st Republic day celebrations. The security cover, this year, has been extra ... Read More

I dedicate this Padma Shri award to every woman who dares to dream": Kangana

New Delhi, Jan. 26 -- Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut on Saturday said she dedicates the Padma Shri award to every woman who dares to dream. Team Kangana Ranaut, the official Twitter handle of the a... Read More

Shaurya Chakra for Subedar Sombir, Vayu Sena medals for IAF pilots

New Delhi, Jan. 26 -- On the occasion of 73rd Republic Day, six Army personnel have been awarded with military gallantry awards this year- "the Shaurya Chakra". Naib Subedar Sombir, who died while fi... Read More

Jaish, Hizbul top leadership in Kashmir eliminated: Army

Srinagar, Jan. 26 -- The top leadership of Hizbul Mujahideen and Jaish-e-Mohammed, the two Pakistan-based terror outfits operating in Kashmir who were behind the Pulwama attack that had killed 40 Indi... Read More