Separatist shutdown call hits Kashmir Valley

Public buses went off the roads in Srinagar but private vehicles as well as autorickshaws continued to ply Srinagar: To protest against Prime minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the Kashmir valley on the occasion of Diwali to share the festival of lights with flood..

Shiv Sena likely to back BJP government in Maharashtra

In the 288-member assembly, the BJP and allies secured 123 seats, the Shiv Sena got 63

Mumbai: The folly of not aligning with BJP has dawned on the Shiv Sena and if reports emanating from within the Sena circles are to be believed, it may support a Bharatiya Janata More...

Venkaiah Naidu to adopt cyclone-hit village

He said he will provide Rs 25 lakh to the village from the MP Local Area Development Fund

Visakhapatnam: Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu has decided to adopt a cyclone-affected village in Andhra Pradesh. He said he will provide Rs 25 lakh to the village More...

Emphatic ‘no’ to Maharashtra CM post by Nitin Gadkari

I have already (made it clear that) I am interested in remaining in Delhi

New Delhi: Be it a snub or a good sense having dawned on Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari that on Thursday he reiterated that he was not in the race for the post of Maharashtra More...

Immediately after the attack, Modi said it was an "extremely disturbing" incident

Prime minister Modi condemns terror attack on Canadian parliament

New Delhi: Taking a serious view of attack on the Canadian parliament, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday condemned the terror attack and pledged to strengthen cooperation More...

IAF grounds entire fleet of Sukhoi-30 for technical checks

New Delhi: The Indian Air Force has grounded its entire fleet of Sukhoi-30 as each aircraft is undergoing a thorough technical check. This exercise was initiated follwoing the More...

Mathura gears up for Yam Dwitiya festival

Only in Mathura, you have a temple of brother and sister

Mathura: Authorities in Mathura are getting ready to cope with the huge rush for Goverdhan Puja and the mass bathing on the More...

State set to promote heritage tourism: Akhilesh Yadav

Yadav stated this while addressing a function at the famous Bateshwar cattle fair

Agra: Taking a leaf from Prime minister Narendra Modi’s initiative, the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh More...

I am not used to eating paan, but for this film I have eaten as many as 50 to 60 paans On Diwali, Aamir Khan unveils ‘PK’ teaser

Mumbai: Mr Perfectionist of Bolywood, acclaimed actor Aamir Khan unveiled the teaser of his forthcoming film...

A few months back, the birthday girl gifted herself her a car - a Jaguar I’ve always been a birthday girl: Parineeti

Mumbai: Actress Parineeti Chopra turned 26 on Wednesday and says she is big on birthdays though...

The actress, who is elated after success of "Mary Kom", features in this period film with Deepika Padukone Eye infection upsets Priyanka Chopra

Mumbai: Versatile actress Priyanka Chopra had to cancel her pre-Diwali plans as she has developed acute...

Indian Hockey coach Walsh withdraws resignation: Minister

Walsh also cited personal reasons as one of the causes for quitting the post

New Delhi: Union minister for sports Sarbananda Sonowal tweeted on Wednesday that Indian hockey coach Terry More...

Indian hockey coach Walsh quits

New Delhi: After steering India to a stunning victory at the Asian Games where the Indian team bagged gold, hockey coach..

Dhoni rested, Kohli to lead India against Lanka

Hyderabad: Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni was rested for the first three of the five One-Day Internationals (ODI) against Sri..

Canada not immune to terror attacks: PM Harper

Speaking from his official residence in Ottawa, Prime Minister Harper spoke about the "savagery to our shores"

Toronto: No Canadian would believe that their country is under attack and that the attack comes from within, More...

59 IS militants killed in Iraq

Baghdad: Iraqi security forces and allied tribal fighters repelled attacks by militants of the Islamic State (IS) Sunni radical group in..

Warplanes seized by IS destroyed, claims Syrian government

Damascus: The Syrian government has claimed that its army has destroyed two warplanes in the hands of the Islamic State (IS)..
Fire tenders were rushed to the spot to douse the raging flames

Seven dead in firecracker shop fire in Barmer

Jaipur: Seven persons were killed while two others are reported to been trapped under debris of a firecracker shop and a godown..
About 50 women activists raised slogans against the school authorities and urged the state government to cancel its licence

Bangalore police still looking for child’s attacker

Bangalore: Police are sweating out to find vital clues in the alleged sexual assault of a three-year-old child in an elite..
The mid-cap and small-cap stocks, too, had performed well

Indian equities markets start ‘New Year’ on positive note

Mumbai: Samavat 2071, marking the start of the New Year, began on a positive note for Indian equities at a special..