Want to walk from the U.S. to Canada? The American government plans to scan your eyes

The technology aims to crack down on overstayers leaving the U.S. on foot, but privacy advocates worry the data could be misused or fall into the wrong hands. Source:...

Four Naxals killed, two CRPF jawans injured in Jharkhand

At least four Naxals were killed and two CRPF jawans were injured following an encounter with security forces in Taimara Ghati on NH-33 in Ranchi on Friday morning. The...

Jat stir: Internet, SMS services suspended in Rohtak

Rohtak: Internet and mobile SMS serviceshave been suspended indefinitely by authorities in Rohtakdistrict in the wake of protests by Jat community which isdemanding reservation in government jobs and educationalinstitutions...

Jat quota row: CM Khattar calls all-party meeting, internet services blocked

With tensions rising in Rohtak due to ongoing protest by the Jat community over their demands of reservation, the administration on Friday blocked the mobile internet services in Jhajjar...

Sugarplum Fairies and Cavaliers Move Ahead at City Ballet

A number of dancers with roles in the latest George Balanchine’s “The Nutcracker” are making their debuts in new roles at City Ballet. Source: US Feeds Link: Sugarplum Fairies...

ArtsBeat: Joseph Volpe to Lead Sarasota Ballet (for a While)

Mr. Volpe, a former general of the Metropolitan Opera, was named interim managing director of the ballet company while it searches for someone to fill the position. Source: US...

Oreovicz: Dale Earnhardt Jr. masters Daytona again

Oreovicz: Dale Earnhardt Jr. masters Daytona again Source: ESPN Link: Oreovicz: Dale Earnhardt Jr. masters Daytona again

Review: Dmitri Hvorostovsky Sings of Life, Love and Sadness at Carnegie Hall

The baritone, joined by the pianist Ivari Ilja, performed songs by Glinka, Tchaikovsky and others in a concert shaded by knowledge of his illness. Source: US Feeds Link: Review:...

VIDEO: New laws to limit use of ECT in Ireland

Electro-convulsive therapy, otherwise known as ECT is used to treat people with severe depression by sending an electric current through the brain to trigger an epileptic fit. Source: BBC...

Left supporters block train in Darbhanga, demanding Kanhaiya's release

Scores of left supporter students on Friday blocked the Darbhanga-New Delhi Bihar Sampark Kranti Express here, demanding the release of the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students’ union president Kanhaiya...