India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Saturday October 3, 2015
Small, diminutive in behaviour and taciturn in nature, 60-year-old Bilal looked lost as he slowly made his way to the local mosque for the customary Friday prayers this afternoon in Basera village of Uttar Pradesh.
World News | Thursday July 2, 2015
In Greece, most are yet to make up their minds about which way they'll vote and many say they aren't even sure what exactly a 'yes' or a 'no' vote could mean for them.
India News | Written by Alok Pandey (with inputs from Sanjay Chakraborty) | Saturday June 6, 2015
At the Thoubar village in Manipur, about 10 kilometres from the spot where 18 Armymen were killed by insurgents who ambushed them on Thursday, there is not a single soul around in a village of at least 50 huts.
Blog | Siddharth Ranjan Das | Tuesday April 14, 2015
It took the Chhattisgarh government nearly 24 hours to recover the bodies of seven jawans who were killed by Naxals on Saturday in a tiny village in the Sukma district.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday March 4, 2015
A charred kapok tree and around a dozen graves scattered amongst the mud brick houses of Meliandou are painful reminders of the toll Ebola has taken on this village in southeast Guinea.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 30, 2014
Insect-eating bats that inhabited a hollow tree in a remote village in Guinea may have been the source of the world's biggest Ebola epidemic, scientists said today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday December 20, 2014
Life is a constant throw of the dice for farmer Nilo Dilao and other residents of the Philippine island of Samar, the ground zero for many of East Asia's deadliest storms.
South | Sam Daniel, Stalin | Saturday December 13, 2014
Tamil superstar Rajinikanth's family is extremely happy about the response by fans to his film Lingaa that released on Friday. They watched the film in the Albert Theatre in Chennai, the Ground Zero for Rajini fans.
Friday December 12, 2014
Four Rajinikanth fans from Japan have landed in Chennai to watch their superstar's Lingaa from ground zero
India News | Written by Vishnu Som | Friday October 10, 2014
Located right on what's called the Zero Line, parts of the Hiranagar sector in Jammu are a short distance away from Pakistani posts across the International Border. This is where there were some cross-border exchanges overnight, though very few compared to last week. This is a welcome sign for villagers in the area who for the last several days fac...
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 27, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today visited the 9/11 site, also known as Ground Zero, and paid respects to the victims of one of the worst-ever terrorist attacks that claimed more than 3,000 lives.
World News | Associated Press | Thursday September 25, 2014
The Fire Department of New York (FDNY) says three retired firefighters who worked at ground zero have died on the same day from illnesses related to the September 11, 2001 attacks.
Monday September 22, 2014
There is little doubt that the name Volvo is synonymous with vehicle safety, and now the Swedish automaker has set its sight on a new target: that by 2020, no one will be killed or seriously injured in Volvo cars. Keeping in line with that that goal, the company has announced AstaZero - the world's first full-scale proving ground for future traffic...
India News | Written by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Monday August 25, 2014
As firing and shelling escalates along the International Border with Pakistan in Jammu, we travelled to ground zero in a bullet-proof vehicle of the Border Security Force or the BSF to assess the ground situation.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 25, 2014
South Africa's port city of Durban will host the 21st International AIDS Conference in 2016, marking the forum's return to Africa after 16 years, organisers said on Friday. Gathering scientists, policymakers and grassroots workers, the biennial conference is the biggest single get-together on the global HIV/AIDS pandemic. The 20th conference in M...
Michele Hanson, guardian.co.uk | Tuesday June 3, 2014
What hope do we have of staying thin if we're ground down, working zero hours and targeted by ruthless big businesses doing their best to lure us with unhealthy food choices?In my father's old school photo, circa 1915, when he was about 11, every boy...
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday May 15, 2014
US President Barack Obama on Thursday hailed the love and sacrifice he said was "the true spirit of 9/11" as he inaugurated a searing Ground Zero museum about Al-Qaeda attacks which killed nearly 3,000 people.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday May 10, 2014
Thousands of unidentified remains of victims of the 9/11 attack in New York were transferred in a solemn procession on Saturday to Ground Zero, the World Trade Center site that is now a memorial and museum.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday May 7, 2014
Thousands of unidentified remains from victims of the September 11, 2011 attacks in New York will be taken Saturday to ground zero, where a memorial of the attacks has been erected.
South | Written by Sam Daniel | Wednesday November 27, 2013
At least six people including two children died as country-made bombs exploded at the Tsunami Colony in Idinthakarai village, the ground zero for protests against the Kudankulam Nuclear Plant in the Tirunelvelli district of Tamil Nadu.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday November 13, 2013
The first office tower at Ground Zero since the September 11, 2001 attacks that destroyed the World Trade Center will open on Wednesday, marking a comeback for the Lower Manhattan site.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday October 1, 2013
Where she once welcomed immigrants pursuing the American dream, and more recently hordes of tourists, the Statue of Liberty stood alone today as a victim of the US government shutdown.
World News | Associated Press | Wednesday September 11, 2013
September 11 victims' loved ones will gather at ground zero to commemorate the attacks' anniversary with the reading of names, moments of silence and serene music that have become tradition.
India News | Tejas Mehta | Saturday June 29, 2013
As rescue efforts start to wrap up in flood-ravaged Uttarakhand, the next step for the administration is to comprehensively account for the dead and missing. Rough estimates put the figure between 1800-3000. It could go even higher.