KARACHI - The Pakistan Navy has successfully fired surface-to-air missiles in Sonmiani to test its air defence capability.
NEW DELHI - An Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) on food, headed by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee, will meet here today to review prices of essential commodities.
MELBOURNE - President Barack Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton were the "most admired" man and woman in the United States for 2010, a new survey has revealed.
NEW DELHI - Faced with its gravest political challenge since it came back to power at the head of the United Progressive Alliance in 2004, the Congress has unveiled a tentative plan to fight the BJP and the Left on the issue of corruption.
NEW DELHI - What did Indians read in 2010? The list is an eclectic mix of international bestsellers like Stieg Larsson's "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo" and Fatima Bhutto's "Songs of Blood and Sword" but also many Indian authors like old favourite Khushwant Singh and newer ones like Amish Tripathi and Manu Joseph.