Iran finds wreckage of crashed plane on top of mountain

By Bozorgmehr Sharafedin LONDON, Feb 20 : Iran has located a passenger plane that crashed with 65 people on board, a military spokesman said on Tuesday, two days after it disappeared from radar over mountainous terrain, increasing Iranians’ fears about the country’s aging fleet of aircraft. The Aseman Airlines flight from Tehran disappeared on Sunday, […]

BJP alleges ruling MLAs assaulted Delhi bureaucrat, AAP denies

[New Delhi: IAS Association Secretary Manisha Saxena, along with other IAS officers, exits after meeting Lt Governor Anil Baijal over alleged manhandling of Delhi chief secretary Anshu Prakash by an AAP MLA, in New Delhi on Tuesday. /PTI] New Delhi, Feb 20 : A war of words erupted on Tuesday between the AAP and the […]

Equity indices trade higher; metals, IT stocks gain

Mumbai, Feb 20 : Key Indian equity indices on Tuesday traded on a higher note during the mid-afternoon session — amid volatility — with healthy buying in metals, consumer durables, IT and banking stocks. Around 12.35 p.m., the wider Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) edged higher by 30.45 points or 0.29 per cent […]

Avoiding wardrobe malfunction a priority for Turkish pair

By Rory Carroll GANGNEUNG, South Korea, Feb 20 : A pair of Turkish ice dancers on Tuesday said they take care to ensure their relatively conservative costumes are firmly in place when they compete but maintained it was not due to any pressure from their government. Skating a day after French ice dancer Gabriella Papadakis […]

Figure skating-Virtue, Moir win second ice dance gold with world record

By Elaine Lies and Rory Carroll GANGNEUNG, South Korea, Feb 20 : Canadian ice dancers Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir claimed their second Olympic gold medal with a brilliant free dance on Tuesday, edging to the top of the podium by less than a point and breaking the world record. Skating last to “Moulin Rouge,” […]