Cool morning in Delhi

New Delhi , Oct 1

Delhiites woke up to a cool Saturday morning. The Met office has forecast a clear sky throughout the day.

Enrique Iglesias to appear on Facebook game

Los Angeles , Oct 1

Spanish singer Enrique Iglesias will appear on CityVille, the popular game on the social networking site Facebook, as a way of publicising the artist's current tour introducing his new album "Euphoria!", technology company Zynga said in a communique.

US personal incomes decline

Washington , Oct 1

Personal income fell last month for the first time since October 2009, while consumer spending increased 0.2 percent, the US Commerce Department said Friday.

Tackling Haqqani Network job No. 1: US to Pakistan

Washington , Oct 1

Placing the Haqqani Network's tackling at the top of its counter-terrorism agenda, the Us is pushing Pakistan to act against the terror group described as "a veritable arm" of Pakistan's spy agency.

School principal suspended for cross-dressing

San Juan , Oct 1

The principal of a primary school in the western Puerto Rican town of Aguada was suspended for cross-dressing as the late Spanish singer Rocio Jurado during a school party.

First in decades: Bengal ministers plunge into pujas

Kolkata , Oct 1

For the first time in three-and-a-half decades, West Bengal's ministers have openly joined in organising Durga Puja celebrations, shedding the political diffidence of the previous leftist government, some of whose members were avowed atheists.

Indian-origin man teaches yoga to Mexican migrants

Monterrey (Mexico) , Oct 1

A shelter for migrants in the northern state of Coahuila is offering yoga classes, run by an Indian-origin man, to help undocumented Central Americans cope with the stress of their arduous and often dangerous trek across Mexico to reach the US.

Hearing on Kanimozhi's bail plea deferred

New Delhi , Oct 1

A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court Saturday deferred hearing on the bail application of DMK MP Kanimozhi and Kalignar TV chief Sharad Kumar till Oct 17 in the 2G spectrum case.

Green rating assessment scheme for Goa demanded

Panaji , Oct 1

Green architects in Goa are lobbying with the state government to come up with a green rating assessment scheme for infrastructure projects in the state to give a fillip to environment-friendly architecture.

Salman Taseer's killer gets death sentence

Islamabad , Oct 1

The bodyguard who assassinated Punjab governor Salman Taseer in January this year was found guilty and sentenced to death Saturday by a Pakistani court, a media report said.

Bangladesh recalls Shahadat for Windies series

Dhaka , Oct 1

Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) selectors have recalled seamer Shahadat Hossain and called up uncapped all-rounder Elias Sunny but axed batsman Junaid Siddique for the limited overs series against the West Indies starting here next week.

A temple in China reflects 'Sino-Indian cultural synergy'

Beijing , Oct 1

A government-run Buddhist temple in China, that has been visited by many India leaders, has been hailed by experts for its role in the "intersection" of Chinese and Indian cultures and for symbolising the "splendid achievements of Sino-Indian cultural synergy".

Hearing on Kanimozhi's bail plea deferred (Lead)

New Delhi , Oct 1

A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court Saturday deferred till Oct 17 the hearing on the bail application of DMK MP Kanimozhi and Kalignar TV chief Sharad Kumar in the 2G spectrum case.

Katie-Leandro's marriage plans

London , Oct 1

Katie Price's 26-year-old beau Leandro Penna says he is ready to marry the former model, and revealed that they are making plans to start a family.

Starting to feel my age: Beckham

London , Oct 1

Soccer ace David Beckham, 36, says he has started feeling his age as he now has more aches and pains when he wakes up.