Oct 23, 2014 12:46 PM
Research shows that if you are above 60, having a drink or two could sharpen your memory. A team of researchers found that for people, aged 60 and above, who do not have dementia, light alcohol consumption during late life is associated with higher epis
Oct 23, 2014 12:09 PM
At least eight people were killed and six injured on Thursday when unknown gunmen opened fire at a passenger bus in Pakistan’s Balochistan province. According to police, the incident took place in the provincial capital Quetta, Dawn online reporte
Oct 23, 2014 11:53 AM
China may ban Facebook, but not its co-founder Mark Zuckerberg, and he entertained an audience of students in Beijing with a 30-minute chat in his recently learned Mandarin Chinese. There was no explicit discussion of the ban or any Facebook effort to ent
Oct 23, 2014 07:54 AM
Referring to the recent shootouts that have rocked the nation as 'terrorism', Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper said in his address to the nation that, “Canada will never be intimidated.” Unfolding just before 10 a.m., while lawmakers w
Oct 23, 2014 07:50 AM
At least 14 people were killed and 65 wounded in two car bomb attacks in the Iraqi capital city Wednesday, a police source said. A car bomb went off near the National Theater in Baghdad’s Karrada district in the evening, leaving five people killed
Oct 23, 2014 03:11 AM
The Nigerian House of Representatives on Wednesday approved President Goodluck Jonathan’s request to borrow not more than one billion dollars to tackle the security challenges facing the country.On September 25, the Nigerian Senate had approved the r
Oct 23, 2014 02:32 AM
Libyan Army troops on Wednesday pushed into Benghazi, the first time in two months that government forces had entered the eastern city, which has been under control of Islamist militias.The advance was a significant boost to the troops, though fighting wa
Oct 23, 2014 01:42 AM
The mayor of a town in southern Mexico ordered a police attack that resulted in six deaths and the disappearance of 43 students who remain missing weeks later, the country’s top prosecutor said on Wednesday.Iguala police received an order that they
Oct 23, 2014 01:30 AM
The U.S. on Wednesday confirmed that the Islamic State has seized at least one bundle of arms supply airdropped by it for the Kurdish fighters near the Syrian town of Kobani.“Yesterday we announced that one re-supply bundle went astray and was destr
Oct 23, 2014 12:48 AM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday expressed serious concern over the attack on Canadian Parliament in Ottawa, terming it as “extremely disturbing”. “The news of attack in Ottawa is extremely disturbing. I pray for everyone&#821
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