Greece will become the first developed nation not to repay its debt to the International Monetary Fund on time, as the country sinks deeper into a financial emergency that has forced it put a nationwide lockdown on money withdrawals.
All 116 people on board an Indonesian air force transport plane that crashed on Tuesday into a major city on Sumatra are believed to have been killed after the jet exploded in a fireball shortly after take-off, the country's air force chief said.
The battle over Dholpur Palace intensified on Tuesday as the Congress displayed fresh documents to accuse Vasundhara Raje of usurping a public property and the BJP defended the Rajasthan chief minister, saying it’s a private, inherited estate of her son.
Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Tuesday said he had filed a petition seeking a CBI investigation into the professional examination board scam in Madhya Pradesh--a scandal which claimed the lives of 25 people.
Suspended Delhi University professor GN Saibaba, arrested for alleged Maoist links, was on Tuesday granted temporary bail for three months by the Bombay high court considering his deteriorating health condition.
AIADMK general secretary and chief minister J Jayalalithaa returned to the Tamil Nadu assembly on Tuesday by a record victory margin from the Radkhakrishnan Nagar constituency.
Suicide bombers targeted Nato troops in Kabul and a police headquarters in restive southern Afghanistan on Tuesday, killing three people and wounding more than 70 as the Taliban's bloody spring offensive showed no signs of letting up.
The Bombay high court on Tuesday permitted Nestle India to export all nine variants of Maggi even as the ban on selling the two-minute noodle within the country will continue.
The Islamic State group has beheaded two women in Syria on accusations of "sorcery," the first of such an execution of women in Syria, the founder of a group monitoring the war said on Tuesday.
The European Commission made a last-minute offer to try to persuade Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to accept a bailout deal he has rejected before a referendum on Sunday which EU partners say will be a choice of whether to stay in the euro.
The BJP and the AAP on Tuesday engaged in a war of words over the massive electricity bill incurred by Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal at his official residence.
Education minister Vinod Tawde has become the second minister in the Maharashtra government to be accused of irregularities in awarding contracts, with authorities seeking a probe into allegations that his department finalised a Rs 191-crore contract without mandatory e-tendering.
Barely a week ago ODI skipper MS Dhoni made a harsh assessment of Ajinkya Rahane and axed him from the playing eleven during the recent disastrous Bangladesh series. On Monday, the 27-year-old was back - as the captain of the Indian team that will tour Zimbabwe.
The son of immigrant parents from India, two-term Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal believes that people coming to the US should learn English and adopt American values.
A car bomb killed Egypt's chief prosecutor on Monday in the country's first assassination of a senior official in 25 years, marking what could be an escalation in a campaign by Islamic militants toward targeting leaders of a crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood.