Court martial for Sindhuratna’s commanding officer

A board of inquiry probing the accident had found seven officers culpable New Delhi: A court martial has been ordered for the commanding officer found culpable in the accident onboard Kilo-class submarine INS Sindhuratna, which killed two sailors,..

No leadership crisis in Congress: Anand Sharma

"every party has opportunists" and so was Tirath who "enjoyed the fruits of power and when the party was down and under", defected

New Delhi: Unfazed with former union minister Jayanthi Natrajan’s exit, Congress leader Anand Sharma on Friday dispelled concerns of leadership deficit within his party. “every More...

Delhi assembly polls: BJP’s second set of five questions to Kejriwal

We will keep asking questions till you answer all of them

New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday continued with its attack on Arvind Kejriwal by posing the second set of five questions to the AAP leader. On Thursday the process More...

Have guts, amend Constitution: Mamata dares BJP

Banerjee said people are using money to convert people

Kolkata: Coming down heavily on forced religious conversions West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, in a veiled attack on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday, challenged More...

I knew things were not going quite right because I did not have the one-on-one interaction with the prime minister that I had repeatedly asked for

Reputation tarnished by low and dirty stories, says Sujatha Singh

New Delhi: Two days after she was abruptly relieved of her post, former foreign secretary Sujatha Singh said Friday that her reputation has been tarnished by adverse stories coming More...

UPA government practiced crony capitalism: Jaitley

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said the UPA government was a “practitioner of sadistic economy” and “crony capitalism” and called More...

Two Uttar Pradesh legislators unseated

The BJP legislator said he would approach court after consultation with his lawyers

Lucknow: Two legislators in Uttar Pradesh were disqualified as members of the state assembly on Thursday by Governor Ram More...

Is Mumtaz Mahal’s body mummified in Taj Mahal?

Mumtaz was buried thrice - twice in a depository and then the final one

Agra: The mystery surrounding Mumtaz Mahal’s burial at the Taj Mahal has deepened with a book claiming that More...

When I joined the film industry, I became very defensive because people were so mean Sonam Kapoor never wanted to use father’s name for career

Mumbai: It’s always thought that Bollywood’s star children have it easy, but actress Sonam Kapoor says...

I am but an ordinary individual much like all, just doing another job to earn a living Acting profession comes without ego: Big B

Dubai: Celebrities and their starry tantrums are common talk in filmdom, but for megastar Amitabh Bachchan,...

anil kapoor2 I exercise six days a week: Anil Kapoor

New Delhi: Actor-filmmaker Anil Kapoor says he exercises six days a week and recalls the time...

India lose, fail to reach tri-series final

All English bowlers were amongst the wickets

Perth: In what was being being touted as the dress rehearsal for the World Cup, India miserably failed to reach More...

India to host 2016 World T20 in March-April

Dubai: The 2016 World Twenty20 will be played in India from March 11 to April 3. The International Cricket Council (ICC)..

Serena enters Australian Open final

Melbourne: American tennis great Serena Williams stayed on course to claim her sixth Australian Open women’s singles title after sealing a..

50 killed in Shia mosque blast in Pakistan

A number of victims were trapped under the debris after the roof of the imambargah collapsed

Islamabad: At least 50 people were reportedly killed and more than 30 others injured in an explosion inside More...

17 killed in Afghanistan suicide bombing

Kabul: At least 17 people were killed and 39 injured in a suicide attack at a funeral ceremony in Afghanistan’s eastern..

Snowstorm wreaks havoc in US northeast coast

Washington: The snowstorm that started on Monday evening across the US northeast coast continued to ravage the region on Tuesday, with..

BSF seizes rare black spotted turtles in Bengal

The species is highly endangered in Bangladesh and Myanmar Kolkata: Border Security Force (BSF) personnel have seized 185 rare Asian black spotted turtles, worth Rs 1.11 crore in the international..
He claimed as many as 162 people had come here to participate in the conversion programme

11 Christians convert to Hinduism in Tamil Nadu

Chennai: Eleven Christians – five men and six women – converted to Hinduism during a programme organised by the Hindu Makkal..
They later chopped the body into small pieces and dumped it in a nearby drain

Elderly parents held for killing son

New Delhi: An elderly couple, long tormented by violent acts of their 27-year-old alcoholic son, killed him and dumped his body..
The Sensex touched a high of 29,844.16 points and a low of 29,070.48 points

Sensex closes 499 points down; bank stocks plummet

Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed on Friday’s trade down 499 points or 1.68 percent, as banking, automobile..