A fraction of schools and all government offices opened today in Srinagar as the administration said restrictions were being eased in phases after two weeks of a security lockdown to avoid trouble over the centre's decision to end special status to Jammu and Kashmir and split it into two Union Territories.
As many as 13 people were killed and 20 others injured in an accident involving the collision of an ST bus with a transport container vehicle in Maharashtra's Dhule district late Sunday night.
The Iranian oil tanker at the centre of a diplomatic dispute has departed from Gibraltar after the British overseas territory rejected a US demand to seize the vessel.
Controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik has been barred from holding religious speech at Melaka state of Malaysia.
The Islamic State militant group claimed responsibility on Sunday for a suicide blast at a wedding reception in Afghanistan that killed 63 people,
Canada said on Sunday that Britain's decision to strip Jack Letts - dubbed "Jihadi Jack" by the media - of his British citizenship was an attempt to shift responsibility for what to do with him onto Canada, where he also has citizenship.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi concluded his two-day state visit to Bhutan during which he held talks with the country's leaders to further deepen the bilateral ties.
At least 17 people have died after a cloudburst hit Uttarkashi region of Uttarakhand on Sunday, officials confirmed.