World | Agence-France Presse | Saturday October 18, 2014
Nigeria on Friday claimed to have reached a deal with Boko Haram militants on a ceasefire and the release of more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls but doubts immediately surrounded the purported breakthrough.
India | Written by Ketki Angre | Saturday September 27, 2014
The BJP on Friday evening declared its candidates for 172 of the 288 seats for the Maharashtra Assembly elections. The remaining seats are expected to be taken by allies that were originally part of the Mahayuti or grand alliance forged between six p...
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday September 13, 2014
The United States on Friday denied threatening the family of executed reporter James Foley with prosecution had they raised a ransom for his release, insisting the government did everything possible to bring him home.
Friday September 5, 2014
Priyanka Chopra-starrer 'Mary Kom' hit the screens on Friday and its release has come at a time when the Bollywood is having a good year.
Friday August 29, 2014
Mardaani got off to an average start at the box office clocking Rs 3 crore on the first day of release, last Friday, but managed to maintain momentum through the week.
India | Agencies | Thursday August 21, 2014
A controversial film on the assassination of former Indian prime minister Indira Gandhi is scheduled for release on Friday, but the Home Ministry wants clearances for the movie to be reviewed in the light of allegations that its makers paid bribes to...
World | Reuters | Friday August 1, 2014
US Secretary of State John Kerry, fearing an escalation of violence in Gaza, called on Turkey and Qatar on Friday to use their influence to secure the release of a kidnapped Israeli soldier whose abduction led to the breakdown of a short-lived ceasef...
World | Reuters | Sunday July 27, 2014
Gunmen wearing army uniforms who seized a senior local official and prominent member of a Sunni Islamist party from his Baghdad home on Friday night have released him, an official said late on Saturday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday July 26, 2014
The Venezuelan government on Friday demanded the release of a former military intelligence chief who was arrested in Aruba at US request to face drug trafficking charges.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday July 12, 2014
A bipolar house painter arrested with a loaded rifle was sentenced to one year supervised release in New York on Friday for threatening to kill former president George W. Bush.
India | Reported by Anchal Vohra, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Saturday July 5, 2014
46 nurses taken captive by the Sunni insurgent group ISIS in Iraq were freed on Friday and flown back home in what the Narendra Modi government is chalking up as its first diplomatic victory.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday June 27, 2014
Swiss President and OSCE chief Didier Burkhalter on Friday hailed the release of four of the organisation's observers abducted in east Ukraine a month ago, but demanded the freeing of others still being held.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday June 20, 2014
Hundreds of people gathered at a Myanmar court on Friday to call for the release of a senior British monk stripped of his clerical status and accused of defaming Buddhism after being rounded up in a controversial monastery raid.
Deepu M Kurup | Friday June 20, 2014
There's just one new offering at the box office today but it promises nine times the fun
Manisha Dhingra | Friday June 13, 2014
Anees Bazmee's Welcome Back, which is scheduled for a release on December 19, will no longer be released that Friday now that Rajkumar Hirani's Peekay featuring Aamir Khan is releasing on the same date.
Chandni | Wednesday June 4, 2014
Ashim Ahluwalia's National Award winning film Miss Lovely will hit the screens in seven cities in the USA on Friday.
Chandni | Friday May 23, 2014
It's Rajinikanth Friday, finally. Animated film Kochadaiiyaan, starring Rajini and Deepika Padukone, releases worldwide in multiple languages today after many delays.
Chandni | Wednesday May 21, 2014
A Rajinikanth film gives audiences enough reasons to throng cinema halls, but here are select reasons for which the superstar's ardent fans will watch his forthcoming release Kochadaiiyaan.
Deepu M Kurup | Friday May 9, 2014
Bollywood offers a mixed bag today with sports, satire and drama at the box office
World | Agence-France Presse | Friday April 25, 2014
Malaysia's premier pledged to release a report on flight MH370's disappearance as passengers' families protested on Friday outside the country's embassy in Beijing, venting anger at the agonising information vacuum surrounding the plane.