Dan Rivers

  • Brussels heist: Robbers take diamonds worth $50 million in 11 minutes 20-02-2013 11:04 AM

    Eight masked gunmen forced their way through the security fence at the Brussels International airport. ...
  • Pak announces top civilian bravery award for Malala 17-10-2012 09:14 AM

    Malala Yousufzai, the teenager who was shot for taking on the Taliban, is set to receive Pakistan's highest civilian bravery award. Meanwhile, the 14-year old continues to undergo treatment in a UK hospital. Malala has not undergone any surgery since leaving Pakistan on Monday. Doctors remain optimistic about her recovery....
  • West fears Iran's superboats can attack warships 25-08-2012 05:41 PM

    Portsmouth: The Iranian Navy is reported to have got hold of the design of a superfast speedboat which the West fears could be used for attacking warships. The Bradstone Challenger, a record-breaking speedboat, is capable of an incredible 72 knots. A smaller version of this boat was driven by David...
  • Grandson of Titanic survivor tells his story 10-04-2012 09:34 AM

    Five days from today, will mark 100 years since the Titanic sank in the North Atlantic Ocean, taking down nearly 1500 people with it. ...
  • How did Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi die? 22-10-2011 12:11 AM

    Muammar Gaddafi's last moments were caught on camera but the mystery continues over just how he was caught and shot. ...
  • Gaddafi's family tortured me: Maid 29-08-2011 11:38 PM

    A nanny who worked for one of Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's sons, speaks about the horrific torture she suffered. ...
  • 'News of the World' shuts in shame 08-07-2011 11:56 PM

    The closure of the 'News of the World' may feel like the end of an era for journalists. ...
  • Italian countrymen want Berlusconi to resign 20-01-2011 09:17 AM

    While the Italian Prime Minister is laughing it off, prosecutors claim they have taped phone calls. ...
  • Heavy snowfall, rain wreak havoc in Europe 03-12-2010 10:13 AM

    Sub Zero temperatures continue to make travel and life chaotic. Roads are blocked due to a mix of snow and ice, Europe's high-speed trains struggle to function and airports are shut. ...
  • India offers relief material to flood-hit Pak 13-08-2010 09:42 PM

    India has offered $ 5 million in relief material to Pakistan for rehabilitation of the flood-hit areas. External Affairs Minister SM Krishna spoke to Pakistani Foreign Minister SM Qureshi and condoled the deaths of thousands in the floods, the country's worst in two decades. At least 1 million people have...
  • Thai troops crack down on protestors 20-05-2010 12:11 AM

    The Thai government has offered safe passage to protestors who want to return home. ...
  • Bangkok in blood after Thai army crackdown 15-05-2010 09:56 AM

    The Thai capital has turned into a battleground with five protesters already reported dead. ...
  • Thai govt plans crackdown on Red Shirts 13-05-2010 05:59 PM

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  • Watch: Couple remembers fateful Tsunami 26-12-2009 06:56 PM

    The couple was in Thailand, one of the worst hit countries by Tsunami. ...
  • Indonesia picks up pieces after quake, moves debris 05-10-2009 12:21 PM

    Search-rescue teams stand by looking as heavy machinery clears rubble. ...
  • Watch: Emergency declared in Bangkok 13-04-2009 09:07 AM

    Emergency declared in Bangkok after anti-government protests. ...
  • Nepal literally cleans the air with green vehicles 27-05-2008 02:02 AM

    New Delhi: Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) on Thursday demanded a lifetime ban on Kirti Azad for attempting to tarnish the image of DDCA and its president Arun Jaitley. Moreover, the association accused him of indulging in dirty politics in the garb of criticising the IPL. We demand Mr...
  • Future lost: 10,000 kids among Myanmar's dead 13-05-2008 03:56 PM

    New Delhi: Azhar Mahmood, the former Pakistan allrounder, has received a visa to play across Indian cities in the IPL for Kings XI Punjab. The Pakistani-turned-British allrounder had initially got only city-specific visa - that is, only for the port of entry Delhi and his final destination Chandigarh on his...
  • Nargis hit Myanmar could be hit by spread of disease 12-05-2008 11:31 PM

    Port of Spain: Shane Watson again showed why he is Australia's man for all occasions when he ground his way to a vital half-century on the first day of the second Test against West Indies on Sunday. The all-rounder, now padding up at three after stints at number six and...
  • Myanmar: Cyclone survivors still wait for help 09-05-2008 01:00 AM

    Lahore: Lahore's Gaddafi Stadium opened its gates to a foreign team on Wednesday for the first time since a terror attack on the Sri Lankan team bus forced a halt to international cricket in Pakistan. It was near the Gaddafi Stadium - Pakistan's cricket headquarters - that militants opened fire...
  • No relief, aid agencies blame Myanmar's red tape 08-05-2008 08:59 AM

    Karachi: Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has said that he intends to utilise the eight-week break before the next international series to plug the weaknesses of the team. Pakistan's next tour is of Sri Lanka from late May, and since no player from Pakistan is participating in the upcoming Indian Premier League...
  • Cyclone Nargis: 10,000 dead in Bogolay district alone 07-05-2008 01:14 AM

    Dhaka: The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Monday rejected a complaint from Bangladesh that Pakistani pacer Aizaz Cheema deliberately blocked their batsman Mahmudullah Riyad in the last over during the tense chase in the Asia Cup final. Chasing 237 for a victory in the Asia Cup final in Mirpur last week,...
  • Rambo to hit the big screen for 4th time 16-02-2008 10:17 AM

    Brisbane: India recorded a comfortable seven-wicket victory against Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) in a one-day match of the Emerging Players' Meet here on Friday. The match that was being played at the Fred Ktatzman Oval witnessed AIS skipper Jon Holland electing to bat. Indians led by pacer R Vinay...
  • Accord reached in Bali climate change talks 16-12-2007 09:30 AM

    Mumbai: India have a razor-thin edge over co-hosts Sri Lanka and South Africa as predicted favourites for the coveted World Cup crown while defending champions Australia came fourth in the indicator. India have a 22 per cent chance to emerge as champions, followed by South Africa and Sri Lanka with...
  • Climate meet verdict to decide future of generations 03-12-2007 06:41 PM

    Karachi: Former Pakistan players have come down heavily on skipper Shahid Afridi after the team's embarrassing defeat in the first one-dayer against New Zealand in Wellington. The series holds significance as it precedes next month's World Cup in the sub-continent and, if sources are to be believed, a group of...
  • Bangladesh cyclone death toll rises to 3,000 20-11-2007 12:14 PM

    Durban: Stung by the humiliating defeat against South Africa at Centurion, Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Wednesday said it is imperative for his team to rectify the growing tendency of losing the first Test match of a home or overseas series. That's one quality we have, a sarcastic Dhoni...
  • Cyclone Sidr death toll rises to 23,00 in Bangladesh 19-11-2007 07:03 PM

    Melbourne: Australia's Chappell brothers, Ian and Greg, are at loggerheads over Ricky Ponting's captaincy. While Ian feels Ponting's captaincy is hurting the Australian team, Greg, currently a selector in Cricket Australia, wants him to continue for another couple of years. (Mitchell) Johnson's epic resurgence should not camouflage the fact that...
  • Images from Myanmar show ugly face of military repression 04-10-2007 02:36 AM

    Shocking pictures from Myanmar show brutal quelling of protests by security men. ...