A woman employee in a private company in Gurgaon jumped to her death from a multi-storey building yesterday, police said. According to police, she left a suicide note saying she was "fed up" with her life.
Agence France-Presse | Friday May 24, 2013, Washington
WikiLeaks has released what it says is an annotated transcript of a documentary that takes a critical look at the anti-secrecy group ahead of the US film's Friday premiere.
Three Army personnel were killed today in an encounter with militants in Tral area of south Kashmir's Pulwama district.
Press Trust of India | Friday May 24, 2013, Karaikal
Twenty-six Indian fishermen, who were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy on April 5 while fishing off Kodiakarai coast, returned this morning after their release, fisheries department officials said.
Narendra Modi has to battle more than just belligerent allies before he can get anywhere near the leadership role that his many fans in the party want handed to him. With the next general elections now months away, the tussle for turf in the main Opposition party is getting intense.
Reuters | Friday May 24, 2013, London
In the lurid scene of the red-handed knifeman describing his motives for hacking to death a British soldier in broad daylight, perhaps the most chilling aspect for many Londoners was the man's unmistakably familiar accent.
Press Trust of India | Friday May 24, 2013, Washington
As Nawaz Sharif prepares to be sworn in as the next Prime Minister of the country, US has said that cooperation in counter-terrorism activities is among its top priorities when it comes to Pakistan.
Reuters | Friday May 24, 2013, Orlando, Florida/Washington
A special Federal Bureau of Investigation team from Washington on Thursday began reviewing the death of a Chechen immigrant linked to the Boston Marathon bombing suspects, a day after he was shot and killed by an agent during questioning in Orlando.
Agence France Presse | Friday May 24, 2013, Washington
A bridge carrying a freeway over a river in the northwestern US state of Washington partially collapsed Thursday, sending cars and people plunging into the water below, police said.
Five suspected militants have been arrested with heavy arms and ammunition in connection with a botched plot to kill security personnel near Thathri Police Station in Doda district.