More than 200 migrants rescued off Malta

Rome, May 26 -- : More than 200 people, including women and children, were rescued by the Maltese navy in the Mediterranean Sea, authorities said on Saturday. Al Jazeera quoted a spokesman for the Ma... Read More

Pope Francis equates abortion to 'hiring hitman,' says it's unacceptable

Washington D.C., May 26 -- : Pope Francis on Saturday said abortion was always unacceptable, regardless of whether a fetus is fatally ill or has pathological disorders. Speaking at a Vatican-sponsore... Read More

Sri Lanka: 5 terror suspects arrested with Rs 1 bn in bank accounts

Colombo, May 26 -- : The bank accounts of five terror suspects, who were arrested a day earlier for close links with Islamist extremist group National Thawheed Jammath (NTJ), had funds of Rs 1 billion... Read More

20-year-old Telangana man scales Mount Everest

Hyderabad (Telangana), May 26 -- : After scaling Mount Kilimanjaro, a 20-year-old man from Ibrahimpatnam village in Telangana's Ranga Reddy district has now reached the peak of Mount Everest. While h... Read More

Indonesia: Australia flights cancelled after volcano erupts in Bali

Jakarta, May 26 -- : Bali's airport on Saturday cancelled flights to and from Australia following an eruption of Mount Agung volcano that spread ash over the south of the Indonesian island. After quo... Read More

CJI Ranjan Gogoi case: BCI expresses disappointment over views of 2 former SC judges

New Delhi, May 26 -- : The Bar Council of India (BCI) on Saturday expressed its trust in the in-house inquiry that cleared Chief Justice of India (CJI) Ranjan Gogoi of sexual harassment allegations. ... Read More

South Africa: Cyril Ramaphosa takes oath; vows to continue fight corruption

Pretoria, May 26 -- : Cyril Ramaphosa on Saturday sworn-in for a five-year term as president of South Africa, with a promise to continue to fight against corruption. The leader took oath in front of ... Read More

Deepika, Aishwarya turn Amul girls as brand celebrates their Cannes look

New Delhi, May 26 -- : Amul India paid tribute to actors Deepika Padukone and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan over their recent stint at the Cannes Film Festival by sharing new topical featuring the outfits th... Read More

Mumbai: Medical student commits suicide after being harassed by senior doctors

Mumbai (Maharashtra), May 26 -- : A 23-year-old medical student at Nair Hospital committed suicide after allegedly facing harassment at the hands of three senior doctors on May 22. "We have lodged a ... Read More

Tamil Nadu: Dhinakaran to move EC, alleges non-registration of votes

Chennai (Tamil Nadu), May 26 -- : Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK) leader TTV Dhinakaran on Sunday said that he will file a complaint before the Election Commission regarding non-registration of v... Read More