NEW DELHI - Congress General Secretary will undertake a two-day visit of Orissa from today During his visit, Gandhi is scheduled to interact with students at Cuttack and then fly to Berhampur.
LONDON - Shrien Dewani, the Brit-Indian millionaire whose wife was killed during their honeymoon in Cape Town last month, has been reportedly arrested in the UK at the request of the South African authorities.
KARACHI - A series of political and strategic blunders by former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf had given the cause and justification to current President Asif Ali Zardari and Army Chief General Ashfaq Kayani to work for his "honourable exit", according to some classified US diplomatic cables released by whistleblower website Wikileaks.
NEW DELHI - US Ambassador to India Timothy J. Roemer on Wednesday offered his condolences to the victims of yesterday's bomb blast in Varanasi and said that United States ready to provide assistance to the Indian Government to investigate this heinous crime and bring the perpetrators to justice.
LONDON - Secret cables released by the whistleblower website 'Wikileaks' have revealed that Britain feared the fact that Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi could "cut us off at the knees, just like the Swiss", if the Lockerbie bomber was not released.