India lagging behind in medical research: Modi

prime minister said that in the field of medical research, more work needs to be done New Delhi: Medical research is a field in which much needs to be done, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday. Without mincing words, the prime..

After Andhra, Rahul Gandhi visits Odisha to assess cyclone damage

He reached Jeypore in Koraput district and met farmers who suffered extensive damages to their crops

Bhubaneswar: After a day’s visit to the cyclone hit Vizag in Andhra Pradesh, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Monday visited another cyclone-hit areas and this time More...

Courts need to be more accountable: Parrikar

The chief minister cited the long-drawn coal allotment controversy case as a point for his argument

Panaji: Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday said the judiciary has to be more accountable because its decisions have an impact on the country’s economic trajectory. The More...

NCP to extend outside support to BJP in Maharashtra

The NCP has taken the decision for the "welfare of Maharashtra", he added

Mumbai: Before either of the BJP or Shiv Sena making a move for reproachment and subsequent sharing of power in Maharashtra by entering into a post-poll alliance, surprising More...

The court has also slapped a fine of Rs 50,000 each against the convicts

All five convicts get life term in Dhaula Kuan gang rape case

New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday awarded life imprisonment to five men who have been found guilty in the 2010 Dhaula Kuan abduction and gang rape of a call centre executive. The More...

Nobody has approached Shiv Sena for support: Uddhav

Mumbai: Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray said on Sunday that nobody from the BJP has approached his party for support to form the next government in Maharashtra. On the other More...

Woman gangraped by husband’s friends

The accused also made a video clip of the incident

Meerut: A 30-year-old married woman was allegedly gang-raped by two of her husband’s friends at knife point in Kankarkheda More...

Illegal arms unit unearthed in Muzaffarnagar

Police recovered parts of more than 400 pistols, arms manufacturing machines and accessories

Muzaffarnagar: An arms manufacturing unit was unearthed by the police here and over 400 pistols, machines and accessories More...

Insecurity from the masses is the greatest challenge one has to face Mass adulation is the biggest challenge: Amitabh Bachchan

Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has seen highs and lows in his Bolywood career spanning over four...

I have nothing to do with her (Deepika's) success. It's all hers Deepika Padukone was always a star: SRK

Mumbai: Shah Rukh Khan, the producer and hero of Deepika Padukone’s debut film “Om Shanti Om”,...

The actor says he has done the role with "full honesty" to make it memorable for his fans YRF present even villain like a hero: Govinda

Mumbai: Bollywood’s comedy king Govinda, who will be seen in a negative role in Yash Raj...

India series chance for fringe players: Jayasuriya

Malinga has already begun rehabilitation work and with 16 weeks left for the World Cup

Colombo: Sri Lanka Cricket’s (SLC) chairman of selectors Sanath Jayasuriya on Sunday said the upcoming More...

India-Australia final ideal for 2015 World Cup: Ponting

New Delhi: Two-time World Cup winning captain Ricky Ponting said on Saturday that an India-Australia clash will serve up as an..

Kohli century paves way for India’s 59-run win over Windies

Dharamsala: Aided by a Virat Kohli master class century, India defeated the West Indies by 59 runs in the fourth One-Day..

US airdrop arms, aid to Kurdish fighters in Kobane

This is a part of President Barack Obama's larger strategy to degrade and destroy IS wherever they are

Washington: US military has air-dropped weapons, ammunition and medical supplies to Kurdish fighters in the More...

Koreas exchange fire near border

Seoul: Militaries of South Korea and North Korea (DPRK) exchanged fire on Sunday across their border near Paju city in Gyeonggi..

Over 200 trapped in Tibet landslides

Lhasa: Over 200 people and some 70 vehicles were trapped in a mountain town after landslides cut off a highway in..
Follwoing the blast, the entire building was engulfed in flames

Blast in Andhra fire cracker unit, 12 feared killed

Hyderabad: No less than a dozen people have lost their lives in a blast that occurred in a fire-cracker factor in..
A first information report has been registered at the Calangute police station

Female Russian tourist molested, robbed at Goa beach

Panaji: A 23-year-old Russian woman was molested, beaten up and robbed at Baga beach, one of Goa’s most popular beaches, police..
Sarraf is also hopeful of further hikes to gas rates that will be revised every six months

Gas price: ONGC to profit by over Rs 4000 crore, says chairman

New Delhi: In a first reaction from the exploration industry to the new natural gas price announced on Saturday, state-run oil..