Sunday, Mar 18, 2018 | Last Update : 05:02 PM IST


Pray for his quick departure: Conservative priest wishes for Pope’s ‘happy death’

Staniek had cited what he viewed as the ‘pope's erroneous views’, including his openness to Muslims.

18 Mar 2018 1:43 PM

Isolated but defiant, Russia set to re-elect strongman Putin

Putin is standing against 7 other candidates, including millionaire communist Pavel Grudinin, but none are polling more than 8 per cent.

18 Mar 2018 8:32 AM

‘Grieving’ step-mum heading search for 8-yr-old admits to being his killer

Cruz’s Dominican step-mother was an active part of the large group of people who came together to seek justice.

15 Mar 2018 6:19 PM

'Unstable’ Russian woman chided by mother strangles own infant to death

Karimova strangled the baby in a fit and then went to a local shop where she purchased 160-litre black bin liners and food.

15 Mar 2018 3:35 PM

Moscow asserts it will retaliate soon to May firing of envoys over spy poisoning

‘The British government made a choice for confrontation with Russia,’ the Russian foreign ministry said in a statement.

15 Mar 2018 12:55 PM

Stephen Hawking left a blackhole in our cosmos

The young scientific community bids a last farewell to Stephen Hawking, the iconic physicist with a brilliant mind and a steely spirit.

15 Mar 2018 5:36 AM

Stephen Hawking dies at 76, world in mourning

As a scientist he earned comparisons with Albert Einstein and Isaac Newton.

15 Mar 2018 1:47 AM

First in 30 years: UK expels 23 Russian diplomats over spy poisoning

Theresa May also said that UK is suspending high-level diplomatic contact with Russia over spy poisoning.

14 Mar 2018 7:02 PM

Man shoots woman dead, buries severed head, after she ‘refused sex’

Her severed head was later discovered buried, ‘stuffed in a bag with some of her jewellery.’

14 Mar 2018 5:42 PM

Angela Merkel elected as German Chancellor for fourth time

Lawmakers voted 364-315 on Wednesday to re-elect Merkel, who ran unopposed. There were nine abstentions.

14 Mar 2018 2:52 PM