London, Dec 8 (IANS) Designer Victoria Beckham plans to splash out 5,00,000 pounds on a "James Bond-style" kitchen in a recently bought mansion here.
Washington, Dec 8 (IANS) President Barack Obama Saturday urged lawmakers to extend unemployment benefits for millions of unemployed Americans before Christmas to help low-income families and bolster job creation.
Hong Kong, Dec 8 (IANS) The iconic yellow jumpsuit, worn by the late action actor Bruce Lee in his final film, has been sold for $100,000, around three times its original estimate.
Baghdad, Dec 8 (IANS) At least 18 people were killed and 34 others wounded in violent attacks across Iraq Saturday, police said.
Los Angeles, Dec 8 (IANS) Actress Jessica Alba, who is married to businessman Cash Warren, says she has the best husband in the world.
Kabul, Dec 8 (IANS) US special envoy for Afghanistan and Pakistan James Dobbins has warned the Afghan government that failure to sign the Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) would lead to a civil war in Afghanistan, an official said Saturday.
Johannesburg, Dec 7 (IANS) The South Africa National Defense Force (SANDF) Saturday ordered all soldiers on leave to "urgently report for duty" and provide support for the funeral of former president Nelson Mandela.
Kolkata, Dec 7 (IANS) The Left parties Saturday took out a rally in the central part of the city to condole the death of anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela.
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) The Tejas, India's first indigenously designed and developed Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Saturday achieved yet another milestone by launching an infrared seeking air-to-air missile that hit its target with precision, the defence ministry said.
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) An Indian consular official Saturday met Indian merchant ship captain, Sunil James, who along with two other Indian sailors, is under arrest in the west African country of Togo since July and pursued the matter of their release with authorities there.