Goans, tourists celebrate festival Sao Joao    

Panaji, Jun 24 Goans thronged wells, ponds and other water bodies to celebrate festival Sao Joao today.Finding its origin in the erstwhile Portuguese rule, the festival is dedicated to Saint John...

Jun 24, 2017 3:17 PM | Newsscroll

Syria regime penetrates IS-held eastern province: monitor

Beirut, Jun 23 Syrian regime forces today broke into the eastern Deir Ezzor province for the first time since 2014, a monitor said, after seizing territory from Islamic State group...

Jun 24, 2017 2:29 AM | Newsscroll

VCES was initiated and held by pursuing the idea ofhonourable Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi to see India proliferate in the corporate and commercial realms across the world by providing the...

Jun 23, 2017 4:37 PM | Newsscroll

Suicide bomber kills 9 in western Iraq: officers

Habbaniyah, Jun 23 A suicide bomber blew himself up in a town in western Iraq today, killing at least eight civilians and a soldier, officers said.He was one of a group of four suicide bombers who...

Jun 23, 2017 4:32 PM | Newsscroll

Disappointing start by Lahiri, Spieth takes lead

Cromwell (USA), Jun 23 It was not the kind of return to action that Anriban Lahiri was looking for as he carded three-over 73 in the opening round of the Travelers Championship here.Former World...

Jun 23, 2017 3:51 PM | Newsscroll

Goa gears up for 'Sao Joao' festivities

      Panaji, Jun 23 With the onset of monsoon, Goa is getting ready to celebrate its rain festival 'Sao Joao' tomorrow during which people take a dip in water bodies, especially wells, as a...

Jun 23, 2017 12:28 PM | Newsscroll

India will breach historical best FIFA ranking soon: coach

By Philem Dipak SinghNew Delhi, Jun 23 Indian football coach Stephen Constantine is sure that the side under him will breach the historical best FIFA ranking of 94 in the next few months, as he...

Jun 23, 2017 12:28 PM | Newsscroll

U.S. jet shoots down 'Iranian drone' in Syria

New York [U.S.], June 20 : A U.S. F-15 fighter jet shot down an armed Iranian drone advancing on coalition forces in southern Syria near At Tanf, the US-led coalition said on Tuesday. It...

Jun 20, 2017 12:30 AM | Newsscroll

UNICEF names first goodwill ambassador who is a refugee

United Nations, Jun 20 The UN children's agency has announced the appointment of its youngest goodwill ambassador 19-year-old Syrian refugee and education activist Muzoon Almellehan.UNICEF Deputy...

Jun 20, 2017 12:12 PM | Newsscroll

Numbers tell staggering story of EU migrant crisis

Brussels, Jun 19 New legal action by the EU against eastern member states for refusing to take their share of refugees shows how the worst migration crisis since World War II still divides the...

Jun 19, 2017 9:24 PM | Newsscroll