The Philippines has launched a system of forensic laboratories on illegal drugs in all the country's 17 regions, an official said Saturday.
A teenaged girl has helped scientists discover that a deadly fungus that generally attacks HIV/AIDS patients grows on trees.
Six people were injured when a speeding car rammed into the cycle rickshaws they were sleeping on, police said Saturday.
Former West Bengal police chief Rajat Majumdar Saturday appeared before the CBI after being summoned by the agency in connection with the multi-crore rupee Saradha scam.
A teenaged girl has been gang-raped and murdered in Odisha's Ganjam district, police said Saturday.
With the Narendra Modi government moving toward cleaning India's rivers, including the sacred Ganga and its tributary, the Yamuna, authorities are worried that coming religious festivals might just aggravate the river's pollution.
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has condemned in the strongest terms the attack on a mosque in eastern Iraq Friday that killed up to 73 people.
Maharashtra Revenue Minister Balasaheb Thorat was targeted Saturday in an ink attack here by an alleged Shiv Sena activist, an aide said.
Four men serving pre-trial detention at Honduras' National Penitentiary were fatally shot by a fellow inmate.