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Indian-origin student named America’s Top Young Scientist

By | October 22, 2014

By Arun Kumar, Washington, Oct 22 : Sahil Doshi, a 14-year-old Indian-American student has won the 2014 Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge for his innovative, eco-friendly battery design that could help lower harmful greenhouse gases.… Read it!

Kurdish parliament okays sending forces to Syria’s Kobane

By | October 22, 2014

Baghdad, Oct 22 : The parliament of Iraq’s semi-autonomous region of Kurdistan agreed Wednesday to send Peshmerga regional security forces to the besieged town of Kobane in Syria via Turkey, media reported.… Read it!

Jealousies, division threatening Church: Pope Francis

By | October 22, 2014

Vatican City, Oct 22 : Pope Francis warned Wednesday that jealousies and divisions may shatter the Church.… Read it!

10 injured in blast outside Cairo University

By | October 22, 2014

Cairo, Oct 22 : At least 10 people, including six policemen, were injured in a blast Wednesday afternoon outside the main gate of Cairo University in Egypt’s Giza province, an interior ministry statement said.… Read it!

Canadian soldier shot at war memorial in Ottawa

By | October 22, 2014

Ottawa, Oct 22 : A Canadian soldier was shot and wounded by an unidentified gunman at the National War Memorial in Ottawa and more shots were heard near the parliament buildings, media reported Wednesday.… Read it!

59 IS militants killed in Iraq fighting

By | October 22, 2014

Baghdad, Oct 22 : At least 59 Islamic State (IS) militants were killed in fierce fighting involving the Sunni radical group, the Iraqi security forces and allied fighters, media reported.… Read it!

Shooting inside Canadian parliament

By | October 22, 2014

Toronto, Oct 22 : Gunshots were fired inside the Canadian parliament in capital Ottawa Wednesday, a media report said.… Read it!

‘Nightcrawler’ set for Oct 31 release in India

By | October 22, 2014

Mumbai, Oct 22 : Actor Jake Gyllenhaal’s forthcoming movie “Nightcrawler” will release here Oct 31… Read it!

Don’t have power to intervene in India-West Indies dispute: ICC

By | October 22, 2014

Dubai, Oct 22 : The International Cricket Council (ICC) Wednesday admitted it “does not have the power to intervene” in the dispute between the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB).… Read it!

Frank Sivero sues ‘The Simpsons’ for $250 million

By | October 22, 2014

Los Angeles, Oct 22 : Actor Frank Sivero has reportedly sued the makers of popular animated show “The Simpsons” for $250 million over the show’s mafioso character Louie.… Read it!