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Wall Street up for sixth straight week despite oil rout
28 Nov 2014 at 12:33pm
US stocks ended mostly flat in a holiday-shortened session on Friday as a massive decline in the energy sector offset strength in consumer names, but major indexes rose for a sixth straight week.
At least 17 inmates dead of poisoning in Venezuela: Police
26 Nov 2014 at 7:31pm
At least 17 Venezuelan inmates, on hunger strike over prison conditions, die of drug poisoning.
Green court bans vehicles older than 15 years in Delhi
26 Nov 2014 at 12:57pm
On the day TOI highlighted the worsening state of Delhi?s air, the National Green Tribunal cited the report and issued a slew of directions to immediately address the problem.
Chinks in security, heroin recovered from goods train form Pak
26 Nov 2014 at 7:25am
Despite claims of strict safety measures taken post November 2nd Wagah , Pakistan, suicide bomb blast, the security officials here recovered 7.480 kilogram heroin from goods train that arrived from Pakistan on Wednesday.
NCP attacks Maharashtra CM for not paying visit to 26/11 memorial
26 Nov 2014 at 6:58am
NCP today slammed chief minister Devendra Fadnavis for not paying homage to the martyrs of 26/11 terror attacks by visiting the memorial built for them.
ULFA plot to trigger blasts ahead of Modi visit unearthed
26 Nov 2014 at 4:27am
Insurgent outfit ULFA had planned to carry out serial blasts and other subversive activities here ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's scheduled visit to Assam, police said Wednesday.
Lilavati hospital's former trustee arrested in foreign exchange violation case
26 Nov 2014 at 1:04am
Enforcement Directorate on Wednesday arrested a former trustee of Lilavati hospital in connection with a foreign exchange violation case.
Vasan unveils party flag sporting images of Kamaraj, Moopanar
26 Nov 2014 at 12:56am
Former Union minister G K Vasan, who quit the Congress recently, unveiled a tri-colour flag for his yet-to-be named party on Wednesday.
Top candidate for US defense secretary bows out
25 Nov 2014 at 2:50pm
A top contender to replace defense secretary Chuck Hagel at the Pentagon is taking herself out of consideration for the job.
Denham Harman, doctor behind 'free radical' aging theory, dies at 98
25 Nov 2014 at 2:25pm
Dr Denham Harman, a renowned scientist who developed the most widely accepted theory on aging that's now used to study cancer, Alzheimer's disease and other illnesses, has died in Nebraska at age 98.
Mayor criticizes for delay in deployment of national guard in Ferguson
25 Nov 2014 at 12:43pm
The National Guard was not deployed quickly enough in Ferguson, Missouri, after unrest erupted following the announcement that a white police officer would not be indicted in the shooting of a black, unarmed teen, Ferguson mayor James Knowles said on Tuesday.
472 Maoist surrendered this year, highest in 3 years: Govt
25 Nov 2014 at 9:18am
Maoist surrenders have seen a quantum jump this year, with 472 surrenders being reported until October 31 against 283 for the whole of 2013.
5.8-magnitude quake hits China's Sichuan province: Xinhua
25 Nov 2014 at 7:54am
A 5.8 magnitude earthquake struck China's southwestern province of Sichuan on Tuesday, China's official Xinhua news agency reported.
Prakash Mehta to attend 26/11 anniversary programme on behalf of CM Fadnavis
25 Nov 2014 at 7:21am
Minister for Industries, mines and parliamentary affairs Prakash Mehta will attend the programmes regarding 26/11 on behalf of chief minister Devendra Fadnavis.
Former UP advocate general SMA Kazmi killed in road accident
25 Nov 2014 at 5:47am
Former Uttar Pradesh advocate general S M A Kazmi was today killed and three others were injured when the car they were travelling in rammed into a tree in Hatigawan area, a senior police officer said here.