• military action possible against is french president

    Military action 'possible' against IS : French president

    World | Sep 04, 2014, 06:45 AM IST

    Paris: French President Francois Hollande on Wednesday said his country has been considering a military operation "if necessary" to quell the Islamic State (IS) militants and recalled the need to seek a diplomatic alternative to

  • meeting a real alien possible in 20 years

    Meeting a real alien 'possible' in 20 years

    World | May 25, 2014, 08:22 PM IST

    Washington: There could be life on at least half-a-dozen other worlds - besides the Earth - and it may take 20 more years to find them, astronomers have announced.“At least a half-dozen other worlds (besides

  • n deal with world powers still possible iran

    N-deal with world powers still possible: Iran

    World | May 19, 2014, 06:47 AM IST

    Tehran: Iranian Foreign Minister has said that reaching a final nuclear deal with world powers is still within reach.His comments came after Iran and six world powers - Britain, China, France, Russia, the US and

  • info requests beyond tax pact not possible

    "Info requests beyond tax pact not possible"

    May 08, 2014, 05:59 PM IST

    New Delhi: With India stepping up pressure for data on alleged illicit funds parked in Swiss banks, Switzerland has asserted that it cannot positively respond to requests which are beyond the ambit of bilateral tax

  • sikh professor attacked in possible hate crime in us

    Sikh professor attacked in possible hate crime in US

    World | Sep 23, 2013, 12:35 PM IST

    New York: A Sikh professor at Columbia University has been allegedly attacked by a group of men who called him “Osama” and “terrorist” in an assault which the police is investigating as a hate crime. 

  • icc busts match fixing plan through honey traps in t20

    ICC busts match-fixing plan through honey traps in T20 World Cup in Lanka

    Cricket | May 09, 2012, 02:00 PM IST

    New Delhi, May 7: International Cricket Council officials from the Anti-Corruption and Security Unit met Delhi Police Crime branch sleuths as part of an ongoing corruption investigation into how potential honey traps could be used

  • talks with dalai possible if he gives up tibet independence

    'Talks With Dalai Possible If He Gives Up Tibet Independence'

    World | Apr 02, 2012, 07:33 PM IST

    Beijing, Apr 2: As suicide bids continued unabated in Tibetan-inhabited areas seeking return of the Dalai Lama, China, for the first time in recent months, has indicated its willingness to reopen the stalled talks with

  • cut in petrol prices possible next week

    Cut In Petrol Prices Possible Next Week

    India | Nov 11, 2011, 09:14 PM IST

    New Delhi, Nov 11: With global oil rates softening, state-owned oil companies may next week cut petrol price by about Rs 0.80 per litre which could be the first reduction since January 2009.Global oil prices

  • clean sweep against india is possible swann

    Clean Sweep Against India Is Possible: Swann

    Cricket | Aug 05, 2011, 04:55 PM IST

    London, Aug 5: England spinner Graeme Swann feels a 4-0 whitewash is possible in the Test series against World No.1 India.  "I'd like to think that it's possible to win 4-0. A lot of things

  • gaddafi asks libyans to confront possible invasion by west

    Gaddafi Asks Libyans To Confront Possible Invasion By West

    World | Mar 16, 2011, 08:19 PM IST

    Cairo, Mar 16: Forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi today stepped up their offensive against the rebels as they advanced towards the opposition headquarters of Benghazi in Libya's east, with the strongman asking people to take

  • us hints at possible nuclear deal with pakistan

    US Hints At Possible Nuclear Deal With Pakistan

    World | Jul 22, 2010, 12:52 PM IST

    The United States has promised to work with Pakistan on the civil nuclear energy front and try to overcome the 'obstacles' that come in the way, as it seeks clarifications from Beijing over its atomic