Jallikattu controversy in Tamil Nadu: DMK demands staging of Jallikattu, says Centre should bring ordinance
Russia has reacted negatively to the US deployment of troops in Europe. The troops from the Third Armor Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, based in Fort Carson, Colorado, US, along with hundreds of armoured vehicles and tanks, were moved from the US to Germany last week for transit by rail and road to Poland and elsewhere in eastern Europe.
Jan 13, 2017
India news live updates: Body of one of the 2 NIT Hamirpur students who went missing found near Shikari Devi temple.
Mental stress, frustration over leave can't be why CISF constable killed 4 colleagues in Bihar, say senior officials
Outgoing US President Barack Obama surprised Vice President Joe Biden by bestowing the countrys highest civilian honour, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, upon him on 12 January. Biden was moved to tears as the medal was place over his shoulders. As the president announced his intention to give the VP the medal, Biden turned from the cameras to compose himself. Obama joked that the award would give the internet further reason to talk about their bromance. The president said he was recognising Biden for faith in your fellow Americans, for your love of country and a lifetime of service that will endure through the generations. The award came with distinction, an honour only given to three past recipients.
Jan 13, 2017
Tiny Oban Airport in Scotland was given a scenic sprinkling of snow on 12 January, improving on its already scenic views. The region was braced for the expected snowfall, with warnings in place from the Met office.
Jan 12, 2017
- BREAKING: IMA chief Mansoor Khan spotted in UAE's Ras al Khaimah
- India's population to surpass China by 2027: United Nations report
- Kolkata magician attempts Houdini-like trick, drowns in Hooghly river
- Kerala police officer set ablaze by male colleague, dies; accused taken into custody
- WATCH | Gramin Sewa driver attacks policemen with sword after road rage incident in Delhi