Stringent security at Santiniketan for Modi, Hasina visit

Santiniketan: Stringent security arrangements are in place for the 49th convocation of the Visva-Bharati University here, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh..

Punjab CM warns Damdami Taksal over threats to Sikh preacher

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday warned Sikh seminary Damdami Taksal over alleged threats issued to Sikh preacher Ranjit Singh Dhadrianwale. Won’t More...

Modi won’t confer awards at Vishwa Bharti varsity convocation, Mamata ‘shocked’

Santiniketan (West Bengal): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will not confer Visva Bharati University’s highest award Deshikottam during its convocation on Friday, the university More...

BJP, Shiv Sena bag two seats each in Maharashtra Council polls

Mumbai: Ruling allies Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Shiv Sena have bagged two seats each in the biennial elections to the Maharashtra Legislative Council from the Local Authority More...

Two cops injured in Jammu grenade attacks

Jammu: Suspected terrorists lobbed grenade at the bus stand area here injuring at least two police personnel. Terrorists hurled a grenade towards the CRPF camp but there was no More...

TN CM blames parties, anti-socials for Thoothukudi violence

Thoothukudi/Chennai: Thoothukudi remained tense for the third day as the death toll in police firing climbed to 13 while Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswamy on Thursday accused More...

UP ATS arrests ISI operative from Uttarakhand

Lucknow: A suspected ISI operative, working as a cook with a senior army officer has been arrested in a joint-operation by More...

UP to construct 100-room tourist complex in Haridwar

Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government will construct a 100-room tourist accommodation building in Uttarakhand’s More...

Amyra Dastur starts shooting for ‘Mental Hai Kya’

Mumbai: Actor Amyra Dastur has started shooting for the upcoming film “Mental Hai Kya”. Amyra on...

Ranbir Kapoor to host prelude to IPL finale

Mumbai: Bollywood star Ranbir Kapoor will host a two-hour prelude to the Indian Premier League (IPL)...

Actor in me would’ve died if TV hadn’t come along: Neena Gupta

Mumbai: Neena Gupta, who was a part of the avant-garde movement — also known as the...

Neck injury shelves Kohli’s county stint

New Delhi: Virat Kohli’s much-hyped stint for English county side Surrey has been shelved after the India More...

All-round KKR see off RR to make Qualifiers 2

Kolkata: Skipper Dinesh Karthik (52) led from the front as Andre Russell (49 not out), Piyush Chawla (2/24) and Kuldeep Yadav..

CSK edge out SRH in thriller to enter final

Mumbai: A fighting unbeaten half-century under pressure from Faf du Plessis helped Chennai Super Kings edge past Sunrisers Hyderabad by two..

North Korea demolishes nuclear test site

Seoul: North Korea on Thursday carried out what it said is the demolition of its nuclear test site in the presence More...

Facebook unveils three-pronged strategy to fight fake news

San Francisco: To stop false news from spreading on its platform, Facebook has said it put in place a three-pronged strategy..

North Korea threatens to walk away from US summit

Pyongyang: North Korea will reconsider the planned summit with the US if Washington sticks to “unlawful and outrageous acts,” Pyongyang’s Vice..

Bengal Safari Park welcomes newborn tiger cubs

Kolkata: A Royal Bengal Tigress gave birth to three healthy cubs at Bengal Safari Park in the state’s Siliguri, an official..