Tendulkar named ICC World Cup 2015 Ambassador

Tendulkar added the missing World Cup title to his long list of achievements in his sixth attempt in 2011 Dubai: The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Monday named Indian legend Sachin Tendulkar as the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Ambassador. It will be the second..

Conversion issue: Rajya Sabha again disrupted

Arun Jaitley, however, said that the notice cannot be admitted since the issue has already been raised once

New Delhi: The logjam in the Rajya Sabha over the conversion issue continued on Monday as the opposition once again demanded a debate. Arun Jaitley, however, said that the notice More...

Nitish Kumar takes on Mohan Bhagwat over reconversions

Bhagwat's support for ghar wapsi is a clear cut indication that the BJP is implementing it to create social tension

Patna: Former Bihar chief minister and senior JD-U leader Nitish Kumar on Sunday said RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat’s support for ghar wapsi (home coming) of Muslims and Christians More...

Stop RSS-sponsored reconversions: CPI-M

The BJP (Bharatiya Janata Party) and the RSS (Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh) are indulging in doublespeak

New Delhi: The CPI-M on Sunday called for an end to what it alleged was “RSS-sponsored reconversion campaign” targeted at religious minorities. The BJP (Bharatiya More...

All the roads leading to the detention facility in Lahore have been blocked and mobile phone jammers have been installed

Pakistan executes four terror convicts

Islamabad: Four convicts, involved in an attack on former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf 11 years ago, were hanged to death on Sunday at a district jail in Faisalabad following More...

Historic polling percentage in Kashmir, Jharkhand records 72 % polling

New Delhi: The fifth and the final phase of polling in the Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday saw 76 percent turnout, and recorded an overall polling percentage of 65 percent, which More...

Bird flu: Import of poultry products banned in UP

The state possessed 4,000 big and small poultry farms

Lucknow: With reports of a bird flu case in Chandigarh, the government in Uttar Pradesh imposed a banned on the import of More...

No respite for denizens, extreme cold to continue

The winter chill was due to the North-Westerly icy winds from Himalaya

Lucknow: Severe cold conditions continued for the third  consecutive day in the state capital with a thick blanket More...

This movie which is directed by Rajkumar Hirani and produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra, was released on Friday ‘PK’ earns over Rs 50 crore in two days

New Delhi: Aamir Khan-Anushka Sharma starrer “PK” has earned over Rs 50 crore in two days...

The singer's album is due to release in March Madonna releases six new songs post leak

London: Pop star Madonna released six tracks from her new album “Rebel Heart” over one night...

Arbaaz said that Sonakshi "was considered for this film" Item songs in films a trend now, says Arbaaz

Mumbai: Arbaaz Khan’s film productions like “Dabangg” and “Dabangg 2″ had hit item numbers, and the...

Afridi to retire from ODIs after 2015 World Cup

My journey has seen many ups and downs but I am feeling satisfied that I am leaving on my own terms

Lahore: Pakistan’s veteran all-rounder Shahid Afridi on Sunday announced he will retire from One-Day International More...

Miscommunication on Dhawan’s injury: Dhoni

Brisbane: India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Saturday said there was miscommunication on the fourth morning of the second Test about..

India go down fighting to hand Australia unassailable 2-0 lead

Brisbane: Australia took an unassailable 2-0 lead in the four-match series with a four-wicket win over India on the fourth day..

Thousands arrested in China porn, gambling crackdown

Police said they will continue to crack down on the illegal activities

Beijing: Police in China’s Guangdong province on Sunday said they captured more than 30,000 suspects in More...

Afghan army operations kill 141 militants

Kabul: At least 141 Taliban militants have been killed as the Afghan army waged offensives in the last 48 hours to..

Pakistan to set up military courts for terror trials

Islamabad: Pakistan Defence Minister Khwaja Asif on Friday said that military courts were being established for trials of terrorism related cases,..
The conversion reportedly took place on Sunday morning in Alappuzha and Kollam districts

Kerala orders probe into religious conversion

Thiruvananthapuram: A report about 35 people getting converted to Hinduism on Sunday would be probed by a senior police official, Kerala..
Security forces killed the two insurgents and also rescued a man named Sushil Dey

Two Bodo insurgents killed, 10 crude bombs found

Guwahati: Two Bodo insurgents were killed and a huge cache of arms was recovered from them on Sunday, while information revealed..
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Kirloskar launches 5 small gensets as rebranded KOEL Green

New Delhi: In keeping with the government’s renewed focus on clean energy through its Friday tabling of amendments to the Electricity Act,..