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Einstein’s theory of gravity passes toughest test yet

Einstein’s theory of gravity passes toughest test yet

Washington, Apr 26 ,2013: Einstein passes the test of spacetime! The study of a bizarre binary star system nearly 7,000 light-years from Earth shows that Einstein’s theory of general relativity…

‘Indian Embassy has taken up Azam Khan issue with US’

‘Indian Embassy has taken up Azam Khan issue with US’

Washington, Apr 26,2013: Taking serious note of the questioning of the Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan at the International Airport in Boston, the Indian Embassy has raised the issue with…

Pak investigators to grill Musharraf on Bhutto assassination

Pak investigators to grill Musharraf on Bhutto assassination

Islamabad/Lahore, Apr 26,2013: Judge Chaudhry Habib-ur-Rehman of the Rawalpindi-based anti-terrorism court on Thursday accepted a request from prosecutors to question Musharraf and to include him in the investigation into the…

Death toll in Bangladesh building collapse climbs to 290

Death toll in Bangladesh building collapse climbs to 290

Dhaka, Apr 26, 2013:  Bangladeshi authorities say 290 bodies have been recovered from the rubble of a building that collapsed in the country’s worst ever disaster for its notoriously unsafe…

Rare blue diamond sets record at auction

Rare blue diamond sets record at auction

London, Apr 25,2013: An extremely rare blue diamond sold for 6.2 million pounds at a London auction today, setting a new world record for price per carat. The fancy deep-blue…

US supports peaceful resolution of India-China boundary issue

US supports peaceful resolution of India-China boundary issue

Washington, Apr 25 ,2013: The United States has said that it supports peaceful and bilateral resolution of boundary dispute between India and China. “The United States supports India and China…

Abdul Hamid sworn in as Bangladesh’s president

Abdul Hamid sworn in as Bangladesh’s president

      Dhaka, Apr 25,2013: Veteran politician and parliamentarian Abdul Hamid was on Wednesday sworn in as Bangladesh’s 20th president. Hamid was administered the oath of office by acting…

70 killed in B’desh building collapse

70 killed in B’desh building collapse

Dhaka, Apr 24,2013: At least 70 people were killed and several others feared dead today when an eight-storey commercial building collapsed in the Bangladeshi capital.Rescuers retrieved 70 bodies and feared…

Death toll rises to 193 in China quake

Death toll rises to 193 in China quake

Beijing, Apr 24, 2013: The death toll in China’s earthquake rose to 193 today with over 12,000 injured in the catastrophic disaster, as rescue work was hampered by rain and…

Ex-Pak generals warn Army may react if Musharraf humiliated

Ex-Pak generals warn Army may react if Musharraf humiliated

Islamabad, Apr 23, 2013:  Several retired Pakistani generals have warned that the military might react if there is any move by lawyers or the judiciary to humiliate former army chief…