Rahul boards train to Punjab to assess farmers’ woes

Gandhi immediately left by car for Sirhind and Khanna New Delhi: After the Congress was made to bite the dust at the hustings and suffered its worst defeat in the history of Independent India, the..

Need for youth to imbibe Nehru’s scientific temper: Modi

He said the work of NMML should also be expanded to various Indian languages to better reflect the country's diversity

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that Nehru Memorial Museum and Library (NMML) Society should reflect thought of great leaders like Jawaharlal Nehru on good More...

Development, environment protection can go together: Javadekar

The world is appreciating India's efforts towards climate change

New Delhi: Development and environment protection can go hand-in-hand and there was no need to create a conflict between the two, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said More...

Political parties should unite to tackle Maoist problem: Rajnath

In 2013, 397 people were killed and in 2014, 309 people lost their lives. This is 22 percent less

New Delhi: All political parties should come together and deal with the Maoist problem in the country, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Tuesday. In 2013, 397 people were killed More...

He contended that for 40 years, the original article 124, which involved only consultation with the chief justice worked very well and "I dare say it produced some of the best judges"

11-judge bench must hear challenge to NJAC, AG tells SC

New Delhi: The challenge to the constitutional validity of the act setting up the National Judicial Appointment Commission and the supporting constitutional amendment must be heard More...

Tug-of-war between Nitish, Lalu over seat-sharing for Bihar polls

New Delhi: Before it could actually take a concrete workable shape, tug of war within the freshly formed `Janata Parivaar’ has started with Nitish Kumar and Lalu Prasad More...

UP signs two MoUs for solar power

These power projects would be commissioned between May 2016 and October 2016

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh has signed two memorandum of understanding (MoUs) for establishing a solar and an ultra-mega solar More...

Doctors, relief materials to Nepal rushed from UP

s a precaution, all schools up to Class 12 have been shut in the state for two days

Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has rushed a team of doctors along with relief materials to earthquake-hit More...

The 24-year-old also recently dropped eight kilos following a specific Pilates-Yoga routine Elli Avram learns acrobatics from Tiger Shroff’s trainers

Mumbai: Actress Elli Avram is taking acrobatics training for Abbas Mastan’s next “Kis Kis Ko Pyar...

I will never direct myself. I can't be my own liability I will not cast Anurag in my film: Karan Johar

Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar, who was directed by Anurag Kashyap in “Bombay Velvet”, says he will...

For her, "Ram is a true comedian" Had the best time shooting with Ram Kapoor: Sunny Leone

Mumbai: Actress Sunny Leone, who for the first time is working with actor Ram Kapoor in...

Sunrisers edge past Kings XI by 20 runs

Untimely dismissals of Patel and then Saha in the 18th over extinguished their chances

Mohali: Sunrisers Hyderabad defeated Kings XI Punjab by 20 runs in an Indian Premier League match at the Punjab More...

Outplayed in all departments: Daredevils skipper Duminy

New Delhi: After their humiliating 10-wicket loss to Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in their Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter, Delhi Daredevils..

CSK conquer Kings XI Punjab to reach top in IPL

Chennai: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) marched to the top of the Indian Premier League (IPL) points table with a comfortable 97-run..

Saudi Arabia arrests 93 suspected IS members

The group includes a Palestinian, a Syrian and two stateless people

Riyadh: Saudi Arabia has arrested 93 suspects including 65 Saudi nationals, most of them linked to the Islamic More...

US town erupts into violence over black man’s death

Washington: Baltimore City, just 64 km northeast of the American capital, erupted into chaos and violence as protesters mourning the death..

ISIS chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is dead, says Radio Iran

New Delhi: After reports of he being grievously injured, came in the news that the chief of Islamic State jihadist group..

Heavy rain lashes Kashmir Valley, more rains expected

The city received 14.3 mm of rainfall till 8.30 am Srinagar: The Kashmir valley on Monday witnessed heavy rains leading to water-logging at several places in Srinagar. Heavy showers that lashed..
The Maharashtra state assembly issued a privilege notice to De on April 10

SC puts on hold privilege notice to Shobhaa De

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday put on hold the privilege notice issued by the Maharashtra assembly to author Shobhaa..
Five other accused in the case are absconding

Four militants get life sentence for Agartala blasts

Agartala: Four militants were sentenced to life imprisonment by a West Tripura District Court on Tuesday for their involvement in a..
There are 77 companies with an outstanding tax demand of Rs 500 crore or more as on end-March

Rs 4.85 lakh crore tax due from corporates

New Delhi: Corporates owed over Rs 4.85 lakh crore to the government as outstanding dues under direct and indirect taxes towards..