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  • Kerala corporation to work on Sunday IANS - 27 minutes ago

    Thiruvananthapuram, July 28 (IANS) The Kerala State Women's Development Corporation (KSWDC) will work on Sunday as mark of respect to former president A.P.J Abdul Kalam, the corporation said on Tuesday. "After discussing with our employees, we have … More »

  • Malaysian PM reshuffles cabinet, appoints new deputy IANS - 29 minutes ago

    Kuala Lumpur, July 28 (IANS) Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak announced a cabinet reshuffle on Tuesday, appointing Ahmad Zahid Hamidi to replace Muhyiddin Yassin as his new deputy. Speaking at a press conference in Putrajaya, Najib said that … More »

  • Kalam's last rites to take place in Rameswaram IANS - 31 minutes ago

    New Delhi/Chennai, July 28 (IANS) The last rites of former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam will be held in his hometown Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu following his family's wish, it was announced on Tuesday. "The last rites ... will be held in Rameswaram," … More »

  • Rajya Sabha adjourned for two days over Kalam's death IANS - 37 minutes ago

    New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha was adjourned for two days on Tuesday as a mark of respect to former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, who died in Meghalaya on Monday. "The country has lost a true son of India. Kalam was a guide to India's … More »

  • Chinese student detained in Iraq freed IANS - 43 minutes ago

    Beijing, July 28 (IANS) A Chinese college student detained in Iraq has been freed, officials said on Tuesday. According to the Chinese embassy in Iraq, Liu Tuo, a student with China's Peking University and an archaeology major, was freed on Monday … More »