Santa Barbara Shooting: 5 Things to Know about Elliot Rodger

Elliot Rodger, the California gunman who stabbed to death three people in his apartment before going on a shooting spree in the university community of Isla Vista, California, on May 23, was said to be mentally deranged and had planned his attacked about a year before he acted on it. May 26, 2014

Giant 'Alien Monster' Destroyed by US Militants in New Mexico [VIDEO]

The unidentified object called the giant 'alien monster' had been spotted in the Durango dessert. The incredible moment was captured in a one minute, 41 second video, which was uploaded in You Tube and shows how the US military aircraft zooms through the sky of Durango, in the United States. May 26, 2014

Congress pays homage to departed leaders on first anniversary of Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh

Chhattisgarh, May 26 (ANI): Congress paid homage to its departed leaders on the first anniversary of the Maoist attack that killed a convoy of the party's men in the red corridor of Darbha Valley in the Sukma district of Chhattisgarh. On May 25, the first anniversary of the brutal attack, Congress leaders paid homage by organizing a special prayer session. Scores of rebels had trapped the convoy in a forest in the Bastar region of Chhattisgarh, on May 25 in 2013 when the Congress politicians were returning from a rally. May 26, 2014

Congress on Narendra Modi's swearing in ceremony

New Delhi, May 26 (ANI): Speaking on Narendra Modi's swearing in ceremony, Congress leader Meem Afzal on Monday said that people are waiting to know if there will be any Muslim face in the cabinet that will represent the Muslim community. May 26, 2014

MDMK holds protest against Rajapaksa's presence at Modi's swearing in

New Delhi, May 26 (ANI): MDMK, an alliance partner of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), is holding protest in Delhi against the presence of Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa at the swearing-in ceremony of Narendra Modi. Modi is set to take oath as the new Prime Minister of the country today. May 26, 2014

Nawaz Sharif, Nepal PM and Afghanistan President arrive in Delhi

New Delhi, May 26 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif landed in India's national capital to attend Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony scheduled to be held on Monday evening. Modi will take oath as the new prime minister of India in the presence of all SAARC nations. Sharif is accompanied by a 14 member delegation and is guarded by around 8-10 Pakistan elite commandos considering the high-level threat he faces. Before leaving from Lahore, Sharif said that he was "carrying a message of peace to India." Meanwhile, Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala and Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai also arrived in Delhi to attend Modi's swearing in ceremony. May 26, 2014

Obama makes surprise Afghanistan visit

US President Barack Obama promises a decision on post-2014 troop numbers in Afghanistan "fairly shortly", after paying a surprise visit to soldiers fighting the last battles of America's longest war. Duration: 00:46 May 26, 2014

Sri Lankan President and Mauritius PM arrive in New Delhi for Modi's oath ceremony

New Delhi, May 26 (ANI): Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Monday arrived in India's capital New Delhi to attend Modi's swearing-in ceremony to be held in the evening. Rajapaksa arrived with a delegation comprising of Minister of External Affairs G.L. Peiris, Minster of Livestock and Rural Community Development, Arumugam Thondaman, Mayoress of Jaffna Yogeshwari Pathkunarajah, Monitoring Member of Parliament Sajin de Vass Gunawardena and Secretary to the President Lalith Weeratunga. There are reports that Rajapaksa will hold bilateral talks with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi after participating at the latter's swearing in ceremony. May 26, 2014