World News | Reuters | Tuesday March 31, 2015
Defense of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is expected to intensify on Tuesday with his lawyers' first full day of calling witnesses.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday March 31, 2015
The prosecution rested its case Monday in the trial of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the ethnic Chechen facing the death penalty for his role in the Boston Marathon bombings.
World News | Reuters | Sunday March 29, 2015
US Secretary of State John Kerry cancelled plans to fly to Boston for a ceremony in honour of his late friend Edward Kennedy as talks on Iran's nuclear programme intensified in Switzerland, with two days left to a deadline.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday March 28, 2015
A Haitian man who forced a flight to be diverted after reacting angrily to a seat being reclined in front of him was ordered to pay more than $7,000 by a US court on Friday.
World News | Reuters | Thursday March 26, 2015
The Boston Marathon bombing jury on Wednesday saw evidence including a fuse and a piece of a pressure-cooker lid seized at the apartment where accused bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and his brother lived.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday March 25, 2015
Lawyers for accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and a terrorism expert serving as a prosecution witness argued on Tuesday over whether the defendant was paraphrasing Al Qaeda propaganda in a note he left four days after the deadly attack...
World News | Reuters | Tuesday March 24, 2015
Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was heavily influenced by al Qaeda literature and lectures, some of which was found on his laptop, a counterterrorism expert testified at his trial on Monday.
World News | Reuters | Monday March 16, 2015
For the first time in the 114-year history of Boston's St. Patrick's Day parade, gay rights activists marched openly on Sunday under rainbow banners in the city's annual celebration of its Irish heritage, after organizers lifted a longtime ban.
India News | Written by Pallava Bagla | Thursday March 12, 2015
Indian government scientists have dismissed a new Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, IT study that says the swine flu virus in India has mutated and is deadlier, leading to a more severe outbreak this year. This year, over 1400 people hav...
World News | Reuters | Thursday March 12, 2015
A Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer who found a colleague in his squad car covered in blood three nights after the Boston Marathon bombing frantically repeated two words into his radio "officer down, officer down."
World News | Reuters | Tuesday March 10, 2015
Ride-hailing app Uber, under the microscope due to a handful of driver assaults on passengers in some cities, pledged in a blog post to sign up one million female drivers globally by 2020.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday March 6, 2015
Survivors of the Boston Marathon bombings choked back tears on Wednesday as they told how a day of celebration turned into a horrific urban war zone of torn limbs and burnt flesh.
World News | Reuters | Thursday March 5, 2015
Clouds of smoke, improvised tourniquets and screams of pain were evoked in the first day of the Boston Marathon bombing trial on Wednesday as people who survived the deadly attack recalled one of the darkest days in the New England city's memory.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday March 5, 2015
The American student accused of carrying out the 2013 Boston marathon bombings that killed three and injured 264 others went on trial Wednesday.
World News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 4, 2015
The Sun's heliosphere is dominated by two giant jets of material shooting backwards over the north and south poles of the star, according to a new NASA-funded study.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday March 4, 2015
Boston will revisit the horror of the 2013 Marathon bombings today when the 21-year-old accused of carrying out the worst attack on US soil since the September 11 strikes goes on trial.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday March 3, 2015
Opening arguments begin on Wednesday in the trial of the 21-year-old man accused in the worst attack on US soil since the September 11 strikes: the Boston Marathon bombings nearly two years ago.
World News | Reuters | Sunday February 22, 2015
A fresh band of winter weather was pounding parts of the Tennessee and Ohio valleys with snow and rain on Saturday as it headed toward the U.S. East Coast, threatening to bring more misery to storm-weary Boston.
Kolkata News | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 21, 2015
Indian Institute of Management- Calcutta (IIM-C), which achieved 100 per cent final placements for the 2013-15 batch in just two and half days, has witnessed good demand from e-commerce industry this year.
World News | Reuters | Monday February 16, 2015
Biting cold and driving snow kept the US Northeast in the grip of another major winter storm on Sunday that made February the snowiest month in Boston's history.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday February 14, 2015
Other attendees at the conference included former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown, co-founder of Apple Steve Wozniak
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday February 11, 2015
The biggest beneficiaries of the advances are expected to be more agile manufacturers in the United States, China, Germany, Japan and South Korea.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday February 11, 2015
Massachusetts officials called out National Guard troops on Tuesday to help dig out from a trio of massive snowstorms in the past two weeks, noting that at least seven roof collapses had been reported as a result of the heavy accumulation.
World News | Reuters | Monday February 9, 2015
A massive snowstorm that parked itself over the northeastern United States on today was forecast to drop up to two feet (60 cm) of snow over a region that has been repeatedly pounded over the past two weeks, closing schools and snarling travel.