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Pakistan protesters break into PTV office

Sep 1 2014, 2:38am CDT | by IANS

Islamabad, Sep 1 (IANS) Protesters Monday took over the Pakistan Television (PTV) network office here, as a result of which transmission has disrupted in Islamabad. Read more Sep 1 2014, 2:38am CDT
 
 

Geo News office attacked in Islamabad

Aug 31 2014, 7:40am CDT | by IANS

Islamabad, Aug 31 (IANS) Pakistan television channel Geo News came under attack early Sunday from a crowd of protestors, gathered in Islamabad, as they attacked the media office with stones. Read more Aug 31 2014, 7:40am CDT
 
 

British secret service aided Nepal in torture of rebels: Book

Aug 31 2014, 5:08am CDT | by IANS

London, Aug 31 (IANS) Thomas Bell, a journalist who writes on Nepal for The Economist and other publications, has in his new book, "Kathmandu", accused British secret service MI6 of aiding Nepal authorities in... Read more Aug 31 2014, 5:08am CDT
 
 

US reporter requests privacy after release

Aug 27 2014, 5:32pm CDT | by IANS

Washington, Aug 28 (IANS/EFE) The US journalist, who was freed this week by the miltants in Syria after two years in captivity, Wednesday thanked everyone for their efforts to secure his release and asked for privacy to... Read more Aug 27 2014, 5:32pm CDT
 
 

James Foley in last message: 'Granny, please take your medicine...'

Aug 26 2014, 10:50am CDT | by IANS

Washington, Aug 26 (IANS/EFE) American journalist James Foley had sent a personal message to his family through a fellow hostage who was freed just days before the reporter was decapitated by Islamic State (IS) jihadis... Read more Aug 26 2014, 10:50am CDT
 
 

Too much make-up not good for youngsters: Expert

Aug 26 2014, 5:32am CDT | by IANS

Los Angeles, Aug 26 (IANS) Parents are being urged to ensure that their children aren't using too much make-up particularly if they're young as it can lead to major skin problems, says an expert. Read more Aug 26 2014, 5:32am CDT
 
 

Breakup updates on Facebook ruining relationships

Aug 24 2014, 7:54am CDT | by IANS

New York, Aug 24 (IANS) Has your ex-partner conveyed all personal details of your breakup to common friends on Facebook, leaving you embarrassed? Well, you are not alone. Read more Aug 24 2014, 7:54am CDT
 
 

India-born author brings Ghalib's treasure to Americans

Aug 24 2014, 3:28am CDT | by IANS

Washington, Aug 24 (IANS) India-born author Surinder Deol has penned a new English translation of Mirza Ghalib's works to bring the famous Urdu poet to North Americans as also those South Asians who have lost touch... Read more Aug 24 2014, 3:28am CDT
 
 

1,200-year-old tomb discovered in China

Aug 23 2014, 8:06am CDT | by IANS

Beijing, Aug 23 (IANS) Archaeologists said Saturday they have discovered a tomb with well preserved wall paintings, dating back more than 1,200 years, in northwest China's Shaanxi province. Read more Aug 23 2014, 8:06am CDT
 
 

Indian American author wins award in US

Aug 23 2014, 7:40am CDT | by IANS

New York, Aug 23 (IANS) Indian American writer Nina McConigley is the recipient of the prestigious PEN Open Book Award for her collection of short stories, "Cowboys and East Indians". Read more Aug 23 2014, 7:40am CDT
 
 

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