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Miss Dominican Republic wins Miss Universe title

Eighteen-year-old Amelia Vega, a high school student from the Dominican Republic, won the Miss Universe 2003 title at a sparkling ceremony in Panama City on Tuesday night, beating a field of 70......

Move the slider to watch how HIV death rate has fallen

Move the slider on the map above to see the change in HIV deaths per 100,000 population over 2005, 2009 and 2013. According to the data, taken from the World Health Organisation, some countries......

Bee forces aircraft to make emergency landing!

In a bizarre incident, a plane from Southampton to Dublin was forced to turn back and make an emergency landing due to the presence of an unwanted passenger -- a bee. A Flybe plane with a few......

'450,000 illegal immigrants in US are from India'

Indians constitute 4 per cent of the total illegal immigrants living in the US, a country where the overall unauthorised immigrant population has remained unchanged since 2009, a latest report has......

US Open PHOTOS: Ivanovic stunned by Czech; Serena Djokovic sail through

Image: Ana Ivanovic of Serbia returns a shot to Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic during their US Open women's singles second round match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center......

Best place for biz: Norway, Swiss in top league, India must buck up

Economically, India suffers from a formidable tangle of problems. A third of its population still live in extreme poverty –- one of the highest incidences outside sub-Saharan Africa.......

Mango import ban: EU to send high-powered delegation to India

A high-powered team of scientific experts from the European Commission will visit India in September to check measures put in place by the country in order to help lift the EU ban on the import of......

Indian card processor in $45-mn heist

The Indian card processor - used in the heist on December 21, 2012 - was ElectraCard Services, which is based in Pune, India. One of the credit card processing companies whose security was breached......

Huge cyber bank theft spans 27 countries

In one of the biggest ever bank heists, a global cyber crime ring stole $45 million from two Middle Eastern banks by hacking into credit card processing firms and withdrawing money from ATMs in 27......

World's 12 best budget airlines

JetBlue Airways is ranked as the world's best budget airline.JetBlue Airways Rank: 1 Founded in: February 1998Country: United States JetBlue Airways serves destinations in the United......

Pix: Minissha shows off her bikini on the beach

The latest issue of the Man's World magazine features a very sexy Minissha Lamba wearing a bikini on the beach. We've seen those curves before in her film Kidnap, and the Maxim magazine. Of......

Most Memorable Bollywood Villains of the 80s

Ah, the Eighties. A simpler time for Hindi cinema, as the formula films of the seventies reached their inevitably trashy peak. As we started packing our films with masala, no matter how little......

Anushka: Band Baaja Baarat has made me a bankable actor

Anushka Sharma wowed audiences, critics and fellow actors with her performance in Band Baaja Baarat, and looks all set to sweep all the awards this year. The actress now steps into her new role in......

'Women are perfect human beings'

National Award winning director Shyamaprasad is back with a psycho-sexual film called Elektra, on woman's love, desires and revenge. The story develops in the backdrop of the mysterious death of......

Bhansali: My characters are a little off

Sanjay Leela Bhansali is back after three years with his new film Guzaarish, dealing with the unusual subject of euthanasia. Starring Hrithik Roshan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, it will release this......

PICS: Isinbayeva crashes, Sanchez dashes on day of upsets

Felix Sanchez of the Dominican Republic proved that age is no barrier to track success when he stormed to a second men's Olympic 400 metres hurdles gold medal on Monday, eight years after winning......

Nigeria snatch final London basketball berth

Nigeria will make their Olympic basketball debut in London after beating the Dominican Republic 88-73 in the decisive qualifier on Sunday. Having arrived in Venezuela as complete underdogs in the......

Akhil loses, Jai Bhagwan scores at World boxing

A recurring wrist injury marred Olympian Akhil Kumar's featherweight debut as he lost to Dominican Republic's Roberto Navarro Gonzalez. However, Jai Bhagwan brought some cheer to the Indian camp by......

Indian archers make good start at World Cup

Indian archers made a resounding start at World Cup Stage 1 event at Santo Domingo in Dominican Republic, with Rahul Banerjee and Mangal Singh Champia finishing one-two in the men's recurve......

'They deserve to be the big four but I personally really don't care'

Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland looks on. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images French Open champion Stan Wawrinka feels completely comfortable about his failure to break into the unofficial......
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Dominica PM Roosevelt Skerrit says 20 dead following 'Erika'

Tropical Storm Erika began to lose steam over Haiti and the Dominican Republic, but it left behind a trail of destruction that killed at least 20... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/dominica-pm-roosevelt-skerrit-says-20-dead-following-erika_1664326.html
Tropical Storm Erika Kills 20 in Dominica, Losing Strength as it Nears Florida

Tropical Storm Erika Soaks HaitiReuters Tropical Storm Erika was soaking Haiti with heavy rain and strong winds on Friday as it swirled across... ...

http://www.ibtimes.co.in/tropical-storm-erika-kills-20-dominica-losing-strength-it-nears-florida-644641
Ex-archbishop dies ahead of Vatican paedophilia trial

VATICAN CITY Josef Wesolowski, 67, a former Polish archbishop who was to be the first cleric tried in the Vatican for child sex abuse, was found... ...

http://www.punemirror.in/news/world/Ex-archbishop-dies-ahead-of-Vatican-paedophilia-trial/articleshow/48715985.cms
Tropical Storm Erika lashes Caribbean islands, heads for Florida

Tropical Storm Erika threatened Haiti and the Dominican Republic with heavy rain and strong winds on Friday as it swirled across the Caribbean and... ...

http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INworldNews/~3/1ubJ196olWo/story01.htm
Airfares Continue to Drop for Labor Day Weekend, According to Orbitz Insider Index

Airfare prices are down 11 percent and hotel costs remain relatively flat for the last long weekend of summer, according to the Labor Day edition... ...

http://www.travelandtourworld.com/news/article/airfares-continue-to-drop-for-labor-day-weekend-according-to-orbitz-insider-index/

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