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Brazil's Rousseff denies inflation out of control

29 Jul 2014

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has denied that inflation was out of control even though it has breached the official target, addressing ...

Ebola can spread like 'forest fire,' US warns

29 Jul 2014

The deadly Ebola virus can spread like a forest fire, US health authorities have said, urging travelers to West Africa to take extra ...

Rights group: Torture in Brazil still a problem

29 Jul 2014

Torture remains a serious problem in Brazil despite government efforts to curb it, a leading human rights group has said. The New ...

Fighting in Ukraine prompts residents to flee

29 Jul 2014

Panicky residents in an eastern Ukrainian town have fled their homes carrying a few possessions in plastic bags and small suitcases as ...

Brazil president condemns Israel's 'massacre' in Gaza

29 Jul 2014

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has condemned Israel's offensive in Gaza as a "massacre", joining international calls for a halt to the ...

EU hits Putin business associates with sanctions: officials

29 Jul 2014

The EU has agreed to impose asset freezes and travel bans on business figures and entities closely associated with Russian President ...

Rai wins gold, silver for Narang; lifter Thakur bags silver

29 Jul 2014

'Pistol King' Jitu Rai kept his reputation intact by clinching the gold medal before Gagan Narang and Gurpal Singh claimed a silver each to ...

Thakur bags silver in weightlifting

29 Jul 2014

Writhing in pain, young Vikas Thakur produced the lift of his lifetime to clinch the bronze medal in men's 85kg weightlifting, as Indian ...

US, major EU states call for Libya ceasefire, UN role

29 Jul 2014

Top US and European leaders today called for a ceasefire in Libya and for the United Nations to take on a major role in helping to stop the ...

Narayan in final of hammer throw, Om Prakash 6th in shot put

29 Jul 2014

Hammer thrower Narayan Singh Chandrodaya was the only Indian to qualify for the final round in a disappointing outing for the Indians on ...

Ban in fresh appeal for Gaza ceasefire

29 Jul 2014

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today urged Israel and Hamas to stop the violence in Gaza, stressing they must "honor" world appeals for a ...

Fighting resumes in Gaza, death toll rises to 1,046

29 Jul 2014

Intense shelling resumed in Gaza tonight after a lull with Israel warning of a protracted military campaign against Hamas despite mounting ...

Millions fled homes in 2013 due to religious beliefs: US

29 Jul 2014

Conflicts and repression around the world in 2013 triggered the largest displacement of religious communities in recent memory, a US report ...

No Egyptian killed in Tripoli rocket attack, Libya claims

29 Jul 2014

Libya has denied reports that 23 Egyptians were killed in a rocket attack in strife-torn Tripoli. The Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs ...

Indian women have mixed outing in lawn bowls

29 Jul 2014

Indian women won in pairs but lost their triples match in lawn bowls in the 20th Commonwealth Games here today. The Indian team won ...

Indian women annihilate T&T 14-0 in CWG Hockey

29 Jul 2014

A dominant Indian women's hockey team annihilated hapless Trinidad and Tobago by a whopping 14-0 margin in its third game of the 20th ...

Russian UN envoy accuses Kiev over crash site takeover

29 Jul 2014

Russia's envoy to the United Nations accused Ukraine of violating a key Security Council resolution with its campaign to seize control of ...

Israel must be ready for long Gaza campaign: Netanyahu

29 Jul 2014

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said today Israelis must be ready for a long military campaign in Gaza, after mortar fire from the ...

Defence: Govt suppressed evidence in Blackwater

29 Jul 2014

Lawyers for Blackwater security guards said today that the US government has suppressed evidence favourable to defendants who are on trial ...

Ukraine: Rebels still manipulating crash site

29 Jul 2014

Ukraine's foreign minister said today that pro-Russian separatists are continuing to try to manipulate the wreckage of the Malaysian ...

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