World | Reuters | Thursday December 5, 2013
Security experts have uncovered a trove of some 2 million stolen passwords to websites including Facebook, Google, Twitter and Yahoo from Internet users across the globe.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday December 4, 2013
A US immigration judge ruled on Tuesday that President Barack Obama's Kenyan-born uncle can stay in the United States as a lawful resident, despite his decades dodging deportation and a 2011 drunk-driving arrest.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday November 27, 2013
The first book printed in what is today the United States of America sold for $14 million at auction in New York on Tuesday, becoming the world's most expensive printed book.
World | Reuters | Wednesday November 27, 2013
A man who worked as a Santa Claus in a Massachusetts shopping mall has been ordered not to put the red suit back on until a court resolves a charge that he groped an adult coworker over the weekend.
World | Reuters | Monday November 25, 2013
Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut, urged students and staff to shelter in place after local police received an unconfirmed report of a person on campus with a gun.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 20, 2013
In a tragic incident, a 58-year-old Indian-American woman was killed when a man struck her with a pick-up vehicle and dragged her for nearly five kilometres after an altercation at a motel, police said.
World | Reuters | Tuesday November 19, 2013
Activist hackers linked to the collective known as Anonymous have secretly accessed U.S. government computers in multiple agencies and stolen sensitive information in a campaign that began almost a year ago, the FBI warned this week.
Associated Press | Sunday November 10, 2013
Among the day's other games, Jeff Green's buzzer-beating 3-pointer lifted Boston over Miami, Cleveland also won a nail-biter by downing Philadelphia in double overtime, and the Los Angeles Clippers surged past Houston in the second half.
World | Reuters | Wednesday November 6, 2013
The notes also included "we Muslims are one body, you hurt one you hurt us all".
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 30, 2013
Nalini Ambady, the first Indian American woman professor working in the psychology department at the prestigious Stanford University in California, succumbed to leukaemia early on Tuesday in Boston. She was waiting for a bone-marrow donor to save her...
World | Associated Press | Wednesday October 30, 2013
A lawyer for a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has asked a judge to lift an order that keeps most court documents against the friend hidden from public view.
Thursday October 24, 2013
To attract foreign investors for its Rs 9,000-crore Coal India Ltd (CIL) stake sale, the Department of Disinvestment has embarked on a roadshow spanning across five nations, including Germany and the UK. Sources said the roadshows are being held in N...
World | Reuters | Wednesday October 23, 2013
A 14-year-old student at a suburban high school outside Boston was in custody Wednesday after police found the body of a teacher in the woods behind the school overnight, officials said.
World | Reuters | Wednesday October 23, 2013
Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev took part in a 2011 triple homicide in a nearby town, according to a Chechen immigrant who was himself killed when approached by investigators for questioning, federal prosecutors said on Monday in ne...
Tuesday October 22, 2013
The countries beyond the four large markets known collectively as the BRICs, a name derived from the first letters of each nation, will account for one-fifth of global new-vehicle sales by 2020, according to a report released by Boston Consulting Gro...
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 16, 2013
Indian-American novelist Jhumpa Lahiri lost out on the Man Booker Prize to Eleanor Catton, who has become the youngest writer to win the prize.
Monday October 14, 2013
"At current import prices, we are talking about around $14 billion of coal imports, which is likely to go up to $25 billion by 2016/17," said Rahool Panandiker, principal at The Boston Consulting Group. "In this context, when there is a focus on redu...
World | Reuters | Sunday September 22, 2013
Harvard, the richest university in the United States, said on Saturday it would seek to raise some $6.5 billion in donations to fund new academic initiatives and bolster its financial aid program.
World | Reuters | Friday September 20, 2013
Hackers are gearing up for Friday's iPhone 5S release with a contest to crack the device's first-ever fingerprint scanner, a high-tech feature that Apple Inc says makes users' data more secure.
World | Reuters | Wednesday September 18, 2013
Former security contractor Edward Snowden was able to obtain secret documents revealing a massive US spying effort from the National Security Agency's internal website, US officials said according to a report today.