World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday July 29, 2014
The United States has found that Russia violated a 1987 arms control treaty by testing a ground-launched cruise missile, a senior US official said late Monday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 28, 2014
The chances of Dutch and Australian police reaching the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 are not good, and the effort could take days, a senior Australian official said Monday.
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 | Associated Press | Saturday July 26, 2014
Gunmen traveling in 10 black SUVs seized a senior Sunni politician who had previously been jailed on terrorism charges from his home in Baghdad on Saturday, police officers said.
Saturday July 26, 2014
The city police arrested a senior executive of German carmaker BMW on charges of cheating and conspiracy, official sources said here on Friday.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday July 25, 2014
The Hyderabad police arrested a senior executive of German car maker BMW on charges of cheating and conspiracy, official sources said on Friday.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday July 25, 2014
At least 252 lives have been claimed by Japanese Encephalitis (JE) and Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) in Assam this year, said a senior health department official today.
Thursday July 24, 2014
Abu Dhabi National Energy Co (TAQA) is pulling out of a $1.6 billion deal to buy two Indian hydroelectric power plants because of "a change in strategy", a senior TAQA official told Reuters on Thursday.
Cities | Mid-day.com | Thursday July 24, 2014
An assistant who had gone to open the metallurgy lab at the IIT-Bombay campus got the shock of his life last morning when he saw a leopard hiding behind a generator. Scared to death, the assistant still had the presence of mind to down the shutter be...
World | Associated Press | Wednesday July 23, 2014
Thailand's new temporary constitution that gives the military government sweeping powers in the run-up to a planned October 2015 election also allows the leader of the current ruling junta to become interim prime minister, a senior army official said...
India | Reuters | Tuesday July 22, 2014
India's reservoirs are depleting fast and monsoon rains need to pick up now if they are to have enough water to prevent a drop in output of major winter crops such as wheat and rapeseed that are sown from October, a senior government official said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 21, 2014
Russian records show a Ukrainian Su-25 fighter jet was flying close to the Malaysian passenger jet before it crashed, a senior Russian military official said on Monday.
World | Reuters | Sunday July 20, 2014
Western countries will end up fighting insurgents who have overrun large parts of Iraq on their own doorstep unless they intervene to combat the threat at its source, a senior Kurdish security official said in an interview.
World | Jodi Rudoren, The New York Times | Thursday July 17, 2014
Israel and Hamas agreed to a UN request for a five-hour cease-fire on Thursday, but a senior Israeli military official said the likelihood of a takeover of Gaza was "very high."
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 16, 2014
The number of deaths from AIDS is going up in Russia, contrary to a global downward trend, a senior Russian health official said on Wednesday, blaming a lack of public education about HIV infection.
World | Associated Press | Monday July 14, 2014
A senior U.S. defense official says Bowe Bergdahl, the Army sergeant who spent nearly five years as a Taliban captive in Afghanistan, has been returned to regular Army duty.
Friday July 11, 2014
The allocation was part of the budget 2014-15 presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitely yesterday. "The funds will be used to setup the infrastructure and logistics for the SIT. The expenditure would be made by the Department of Revenue," a senior F...
Michael S. Schmidt, David E. Sanger and Nicole Perlroth, The New York Times | Thursday July 10, 2014
In response to questions about the matter, a senior Department of Homeland Security official confirmed that the attack had occurred.
Wednesday July 9, 2014
The government is likely to cut its gold import duty to 6 per cent from a record 10 per cent in Thursday's budget, leading to a rise in imports in the second half, a senior official at the country's biggest gold trade group said on Wednesday.
Monday July 7, 2014
A senior official said that all the pipeline maintenance bases of GAIL across the country have been alerted on the parameters of their health and safety, and instructions have been issued for additional surveillance at increased frequency, and any de...