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Narendra Modi, prime ministerial candidate for the main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). (Reuters file photo)

From Politics & Policy 6:14 pm

Lok Sabha Elections 2014: Tech-Aided Mechanism Will be Set up to Prevent Corruption if BJP is Voted to Power: Modi

If Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is voted to power in the ongoing Lok Sabha elections, the next government at the Centre would strive to prevent corruption, said the party's prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi.

Operators aboard the Australian Defense Vessel Ocean Shield move the U.S. Navy's Bluefin 21 autonomous underwater vehicle

From Society 4:30 pm

Malaysian Plane Search in 44th Day, Sea Bed Scans Could End in Days

The search for missing Malaysia Airlines (MASM.KL) Flight MH370 entered its 44th day on Sunday as Australian search officials said a crucial series of sonar scans of the Indian Ocean floor could be completed within a week.

A man reads a notice installed on a barricade outside a closed plant of Toyota Motor Corp's India unit near Bangalore

From Politics & Policy 4:22 pm

Karnataka Government Orders Toyota, Union to Restore Operations

Karnataka government has ordered Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) and its union to restore normal operations at its local factories immediately after a month-long standoff between the Japanese auto maker and its workers, the company said.

A still from a YouTube video showing a 'ghost car' appearing out of nowhere and causing a crash (Image Credit: YouTube Screenshot)

From Society 8:08 pm

WATCH: ‘Ghost Car’ Appears Out of Nowhere and Causes Crash; Scary Video Goes Viral as Bewildered Viewers Look for Answers [VIDEO]

A mysterious video showing what has been called a 'ghost car' appearing out of nowhere on a Russia road has bewildered people across the world.

Doctor expecting the arrival of the victims of a Mount Everest avalanche standbys near the helipad at Grandi International Hospital in Kathmandu

From Society 7:57 pm

Search Resumes after Everest's Climbing Tragedy

Sherpa climbers aided by helicopters resumed a search on Saturday for four missing guides after an ice avalanche swept the lower slopes of Mount Everest, killing at least 12 in the deadliest accident on the world's highest mountain.

Loch Ness Monster

From Society 7:10 pm

Loch Ness Monster Alive? Amateur Nessie Hunters Capture Giant Creature Under Water

Loch Ness monster, also called Nessie, has reportedly been spotted again after more than a year.

Video Game

From Society 6:55 pm

Florida Man Killed Crying Son to Play Video Games

A Florida man smothered his sixteen-month-old son because the toddler’s constant crying disturbed him as he played games on his Xbox and even watched television shows for five hours before noticing that the child was dead.

Nigerian Military says Most of Abducted Schoolgirls Freed, 8 still Missing (Representational Image)

From Society Apr 19

Nigeria Islamists still Holding 85 Schoolgirls after Raid - State

Nigerian Islamist militant group Boko Haram is still holding 85 girls it abducted from a raid on a secondary school in northeastern Borno state this week, although the other 44 were free, the state government said on Saturday.

A vessel involved in salvage operations passes near the upturned South Korean ferry ''Sewol'' in the sea off Jindo April 17, 2014.

From Society Apr 19

Captain of Capsized South Korean Ferry Arrested - Yonhap

The captain of a South Korean ferry that capsized, leaving 29 people dead and 274 others missing, was arrested on Saturday, the country's Yonhap news agency said.

Bomb blast Kills 14 at Mosque in Syria's Homs (Representational Image)

From Politics & Policy Apr 19

Bomb blast Kills 14 at Mosque in Syria's Homs - State TV

A bomb went off in front of a mosque and killed 14 people in Homs, Syrian state television said on Friday, with forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad looking close to wresting the symbolic central city back from rebels.