Gaddafi put to rest: NTC

Tripoli: Muammar Gaddafi, his son Mutassim and a former aide have been buried at a secret location, Libya’s National Transitional Council stated.The burial is said to have taken place at 5am local time. The Qaddafa tribe had asked for the bodies to be delivered to them and to be buried in his hometown of Sirte, in accordance to Gaddafi’s

Libya a new era of promise: Obama

Washington: Welcoming a “new era of promise” President Barack Obama said,“After four decades of brutal dictatorship and eight months of deadly conflict, the

Turkey quake, 1000 deaths suspected

Ankara: Turkey is buried under rubble leaving around 1000 dead. A powerful 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck eastern Turkey yesterday, killing at least 85 people. The quake hit Turkey’s mountainous eastern region at 10.41 GMT with an epicentre in the village of Tabanli, 10 miles (17 kilometres) from Van, according to the U.S.

Hillary demands greater corporation

Islamabad: US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton today demanded greater cooperation from the country to “squeeze” the Haqqani network who are responsible for

Muammar Gaddafi killed

Libya: Former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi died of wounds which were inflicted during the attack, Libya’s interim rulers said.”He (Gaddafi) was also hit in his head,” National Transitional

Greece enters second day of protest

Athens: Greece entered its second day of protest even as the parliament takes a final vote on the new tough austerity measures. The agitation between the protestors

Prince William elected world’s most influencial man

London: The stars are shining bright upon the British Prince. The love of his life becomes his bride, a grand royal wedding, a successful royal tour and now he has been elected as the world’s most influential man. Prince William beat U S President Barack Obama and the late Apple Co-founder Steve Jobs to the top. It’s a proud moment for

German sattelite to be hurled back at earth

Berlin: The German Aerospace Center has warned that one of its retired satellites is hurtling toward the atmosphere and pieces could crash into the earth on Friday. “Most of

Julian Barnes wins Man Booker Prize

London: Julian Barnes was declared the unanimous winner of this years 50,000 pound Man Booker price for his novella, ” The Sense of an Ending”. The chair of

NTC claims Motassim Gadaffi’s capture

Sirte: A National Transitional Council stated that Mutassim Gaddafi was captured in the Libyan city of Sirte and that he was at present being held for questioning