Pietersen double ton leaves England on top
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Pietersen double ton leaves England on top

LONDON: Kevin Pietersen’s commanding unbeaten double century left England well on top against India at…

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Fashion agenda: Forever21 opens in London
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Fashion agenda: Forever21 opens in London

Here are some of the biggest international fashion events coming up over the next month.…

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US arrests 2,000 in anti-drug sting
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US arrests 2,000 in anti-drug sting

US authorities have arrested nearly 2,000 people on narcotics charges in a 20-month sting targeting…

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Qatar shuts its embassy in Damascus
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Qatar shuts its embassy in Damascus

Diplomatic pressure mounted on Syrian President Bashar Assad on Monday after Qatar, previously a major…

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Missile warheads stolen from Romanian train
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Missile warheads stolen from Romanian train

Romanian officials have reassured the public after the theft of more than 60 missile warheads…

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Gen. Petraeus hands over command in Afghanistan
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Gen. Petraeus hands over command in Afghanistan

KABUL: Gen. David Petraeus handed over command of American and coalition forces in Afghanistan to…

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Asean summit set to open in Bali
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Asean summit set to open in Bali

Foreign ministers and other diplomats from the Association of South East Asian Nations (Asean) are…

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Gold price climbs to new record on debt uncertainty
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Gold price climbs to new record on debt uncertainty

Painkillers ‘may ease agitation’ in dementia patients
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Painkillers ‘may ease agitation’ in dementia patients

The British and Norwegian study, published on the BMJ website, found painkillers significantly cut agitation…

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Aston Villa sign Shay Given from Manchester City on five-year deal
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Aston Villa sign Shay Given from Manchester City on five-year deal

Aston Villa have completed the signing of Republic of Ireland goalkeeper Shay Given from Manchester…

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Nelson Mandela celebrates 93rd birthday
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Nelson Mandela celebrates 93rd birthday

Millions of South African schoolchildren sang to celebrate Nelson Mandela’s 93rd birthday Monday, leading a…

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Zindagi Na Milege Dobara
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Zindagi Na Milege Dobara

Actors: Hrithik Roshan, Farhan Akthar, Abhay Deol, Katrina Kaif Director: Zoya Akhtar Rating: ***1/2 First…

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The beginning or the end?
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The beginning or the end?

As 600 US troops prepare to leave Afghanistan as the first contingent of withdrawing troops…

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America’s budget disorder
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America’s budget disorder

However the debt-ceiling standoff is ultimately resolved, the trench warfare between House Republicans and the…

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Chavez to run in 2012 poll, says Venezuela minister
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Chavez to run in 2012 poll, says Venezuela minister

The Venezuelan government says there is no doubt President Hugo Chavez will stand for re-election…

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