As all eyes turn to Brazil ahead of next week's World Cup draw, Gavin McOwan walks the streets, beaches and mountains of Rio de Janeiro and meets a football legend along the wayI'd spent all day walki... Read more
Their predicament is an enduring problem of our times and has resisted solution -- by violent struggle or by negotiated settlement. An unfortunate offshoot is that Palestinians have ended up being ... Read more
Beijing, March 2 (IANS) A top space scientist linked with the China's lunar probe mission has said the country holds the capability of exploring Mars.
China is capable of sending a probe to circle M... Read more
During a month-long canoe trip down the length of Turkey's Meander river, Jeremy Seal rests in a tiny town big on history and hospitality that becomes one of the highlights of his journeyI left the ri... Read more
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) Thirty artists have explored "devotion" in multi-dimensional perspectives through an art exhibition using various mediums.
"Devotion is a positive sentiment and one cannot l... Read more
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) The UPA government Thursday expressed "deep disappointment" over the Supreme Court verdict and said it was considering all options to restore a Delhi High Court order legaliz... Read more
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) The government is considering all options before it in an attempt to restore the 2009 Delhi High Court verdict decriminalising homosexuality, union Law Minister Kapil Sibal s... Read more
Kolkata, March 2 (IANS) A photography exhibition beginning here March 8 will showcase the link between Iran and south Asian nations via myriad facets of democracy, an organiser said Sunday.
'Pix: Th... Read more
Bangalore, Sep 18 (IANS) The Indian mining industry is looking up to the government for right policy framework to explore minerals like gold, copper, nickel and manganese, which remain untapped despi... Read more