The Netherlands and Australia on Friday declared Russia responsible for the downing of a Malaysia Airlines passenger plane over rebel-held territory in Ukraine, an announcement that came a day after Dutch investigators said the missile and the launch system used in the attack belonged to a Russian military brigade.
Flight MH17 was travelling from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur on July 17, 2014 when it was struck by a Buk ground-to-air missile, which caused the aircraft to explode and disintegrat
State-run IDBI Bank today said its net losses widened to Rs 5,663 crore in the quarter ending March 2018 due to higher provisioning for bad loans.
The bank had reported a net loss of Rs 3,200 crore in the year-ago period.
India has moved one notch higher, to the 44th place in terms of competitiveness, in the annual rankings compiled by International Institute for Management Development (IMD) which placed the US in the top slot.
The US became the most competitive economy globally driven by its strength in economic performance and infrastructure, followed by Hong Kong and Singapore in the second and third place, respectively.
Georgia Democrats gave Atlanta lawyer Stacey Abrams a chance to become the first black female governor in American history on a primary night that ended well for several women seeking office.
Abrams set new historical marks with a primary victory yesterday that made her the first black nominee and first female nominee for governor of either majority party in Georgia.
US private space firm SpaceX launched two new Earth-observing satellites for NASA and five commercial communications satellites for Iridium on a used Falcon 9 rocket in a ride-share mission on Tuesday.
The rocket blasted off from Space Launch Complex 4E (SLC-4E) at Vandenberg Air Force Base, the state of California, at 12:47 p.
Paraguayan President Horacio Cartes inaugurated his country's Israel embassy in Jerusalem today, making it the third nation to make the deeply controversial move after the United States and Guatemala.
Cartes and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke at the inauguration of the new embassy in a Jerusalem office park.
The city today witnessed a successful lifesaving heart transplantation surgery conducted on a 39-year-old male from Jharkhand after the organ of a brain dead was harvested and airlifted from Bengaluru to Kolkata early this morning.
The entire process was initiated after a 21-year-old youth was declared brain dead at a Bengaluru hospital this morning following a tragic road accident on May 19, a senior official of the private hospital here, where the heart transplantation was done, said.
Talktime| Gary lawyer
He started his career as a nightclub singer in New York City and has been singing Western music since 1980. In the Capital for a performance at Siri Fort, the man with the golden voice talks to Shalini Saksena about his journey and how he is blessed to still be singing
Why do you keep choosing Mumbai and not Delhi for your performances?
It was such a successful event in Mumbai, if I may be allowed to say so myself.