Indian American Manisha Singh sworn in as Assistant Secretary of State

Washington: Indian American Manisha Singh, a lawyer and Congressional staffer, has been sworn in as the Assistant Secretary of State for economic and business affairs in..

Pradhan takes dig at Odisha CM, says CMO not personal property

Bhubaneswar: Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Saturday lashed out at Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, saying that the Chief Minister’s Office (CMO) is not the More...

Raja accuses Vinod Rai of his ‘political murder’, wants him prosecuted

New Delhi: Calling former Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) Vinod Rai a “murderer”, former Union Telecom Minister A Raja on Saturday said Rai should More...

Former Gujarat CM Anandiben Patel appointed as MP Governor

Gandhinagar: Gujarat’s first woman Chief Minister Anandiben Patel has been appointed as Governor of Madhya Pradesh, government sources have confirmed. Anandiben Patel had More...

Irrfan Khan, Vidya Balan win best actors’ award at 63rd Jio Filmfare Awards

Mumbai: Actor Irrfan Khan won the Filmfare Best Actor in Leading Role (Male) award for “Hindi Medium” while Vidya Balan bagged the Filmfare Best Actor in Leading Role More...

17 burnt alive, 30 injured in massive fire in Delhi warehouse

New Delhi: As many as 17 persons were burnt alive or asphyxiated and 30 others injured on Saturday in a massive fire in a plastic warehouse in west Delhi’s Bawana area, More...

Two arrested for murderous attack on senior journalist in Lucknow

Lucknow: Two persons, including a manager of a private telecom major, were arrested on Saturday for alleged involvement in More...

UP CM calls for modernization of madarsas

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday called for modernization of the Madarsas’ More...

Mick Jagger explores Rajasthan on tuk-tuk

Jodhpur: While soaking in the sights and sounds of India, singer Mick Jagger took a moment...

Haven’t become a star yet: Diljit Dosanjh

New Delhi: He is a singing sensation, a celebrated name in the Punjabi film industry and...

‘Vodka Diaries’: A Thriller unlike any other

Film: “Vodka Diaries”; Starring: KK Menon, Mandira Bedi, Raima Sen, Sharib Hashmi; Director: Kushal Shrivastava; Rating:...

Federer through to Australian Open final-16

Melbourne: Swiss tennis legend Roger Federer on Saturday beat France’s Richard Gasquet 6-2, 7-5, 6-4 in More...

Virat Kohli sweeps ICC awards

Dubai: After a prolific run with the willow last year, India skipper Virat Kohli on Thursday swept the International Cricket Council..

Batsmen let us down: Virat Kohli

Centurion: India skipper Virat Kohli on Wednesday blamed his batsmen for letting the team down after their 135-run loss in the..

Pakistan closes US-funded Radio Mashaal

Islamabad: The Pashto-language station of the US-funded Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty has been closed by the More...

New Facebook update to prioritise trustworthy news: Zuckerberg

San Francisco: After tweaking its News Feed to allow users to see more updates from family and friends than posts from..

US presses to relocate embassy to Jerusalem by 2019

Washington: The Trump administration is accelerating its transfer of the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem with a plan to..