NIA chief visits Burdwan, reviews ongoing probe

The NIA Director General Sharad Kumar is accompanied by Inspector General of Police Sanjeev Kumar Singh Kolkata: In view of large-scale seizure of incriminating documents related to jihad by terrorist organisation from a couple of Madarsas in Burdwan and Mushirabad, the Nationa..

Shiv Sena likely to back BJP government in Maharashtra

In the 288-member assembly, the BJP and allies secured 123 seats, the Shiv Sena got 63

Mumbai: The folly of not aligning with BJP has dawned on the Shiv Sena and if reports emanating from within the Sena circles are to be believed, it may support a Bharatiya Janata More...

Venkaiah Naidu to adopt cyclone-hit village

He said he will provide Rs 25 lakh to the village from the MP Local Area Development Fund

Visakhapatnam: Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu has decided to adopt a cyclone-affected village in Andhra Pradesh. He said he will provide Rs 25 lakh to the village More...

Emphatic ‘no’ to Maharashtra CM post by Nitin Gadkari

I have already (made it clear that) I am interested in remaining in Delhi

New Delhi: Be it a snub or a good sense having dawned on Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari that on Thursday he reiterated that he was not in the race for the post of Maharashtra More...

Currently, India has 8,108 personnel under the UN's blue flag, 7,053 of them troops and 999 police

India asks UNSC to enforce resolutions on countering terrorism

United Nations: India’s UN Ambassador Asoke Kumar Mukerji has asked the UN Security Council (UNSC) to enforce without exception its resolutions on countering terrorism in More...

Prime minister Modi condemns terror attack on Canadian parliament

New Delhi: Taking a serious view of attack on the Canadian parliament, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday condemned the terror attack and pledged to strengthen cooperation More...

Pension scheme for 40 lakh SC/ST, minorities

Under the scheme, the head of the beneficiary family will be entitled to Rs 500 per month

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav will launch on November 5 a pension scheme for 40 lakh families, including More...

Mathura gears up for Yam Dwitiya festival

Only in Mathura, you have a temple of brother and sister

Mathura: Authorities in Mathura are getting ready to cope with the huge rush for Goverdhan Puja and the mass bathing More...

But the tragedy is that one refusal or acceptance gives rise to an extent which is even greater than before We are human, we seek humaneness: Amitabh Bachchan

Mumbai: Millennium star Amitabh Bachchan, who is undoubtedly the biggest star of Bollywood and is fondly...

I am not used to eating paan, but for this film I have eaten as many as 50 to 60 paans On Diwali, Aamir Khan unveils ‘PK’ teaser

Mumbai: Mr Perfectionist of Bolywood, acclaimed actor Aamir Khan unveiled the teaser of his forthcoming film...

A few months back, the birthday girl gifted herself her a car - a Jaguar I’ve always been a birthday girl: Parineeti

Mumbai: Actress Parineeti Chopra turned 26 on Wednesday and says she is big on birthdays though...

Never wanted to abandon India tour: Marlon Samuels

Samuels was the only bright spot on the tour, smashing two superb centuries to finish the series with 254 runs

Kingston: West Indies stroke-maker Marlon Samuels said he never wanted to be part of the one-day team’s plan More...

Indian Hockey coach Walsh withdraws resignation: Minister

New Delhi: Union minister for sports Sarbananda Sonowal tweeted on Wednesday that Indian hockey coach Terry Walsh has withdrawn his resignation..

Indian hockey coach Walsh quits

New Delhi: After steering India to a stunning victory at the Asian Games where the Indian team bagged gold, hockey coach..

Canada not immune to terror attacks: PM Harper

Speaking from his official residence in Ottawa, Prime Minister Harper spoke about the "savagery to our shores"

Toronto: No Canadian would believe that their country is under attack and that the attack comes from within, More...

59 IS militants killed in Iraq

Baghdad: Iraqi security forces and allied tribal fighters repelled attacks by militants of the Islamic State (IS) Sunni radical group in..

Warplanes seized by IS destroyed, claims Syrian government

Damascus: The Syrian government has claimed that its army has destroyed two warplanes in the hands of the Islamic State (IS)..

Elusive tiger, aimless Forest Department

To track this tiger, the state Forest staff has constituted three teams to locate it Lucknow: Waiting for something for heart rendering to happen ? It seems so, atleast for the Uttar Pradesh forest department that has..

Ganga cleaning improves aquatic life

The better the transparency, the more is the penetration of sunlight in water which is good for aquatic plants Haridwar: The Ganga cleanliness drive is helping improve the river’s aquatic life. Researchers who studied the condition of the river before..
The bill was issued by the Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam

Power shocker, Rs 132 crore bill to paanwala

Chandigarh: A betel-leaf seller or in local parlance a paan shop owner got a shock of his life when he received..
About 50 women activists raised slogans against the school authorities and urged the state government to cancel its licence

Bangalore police still looking for child’s attacker

Bangalore: Police are sweating out to find vital clues in the alleged sexual assault of a three-year-old child in an elite..
We must be clear that this Round is not about the perpetuation of structural flaws in global trade

India stands firm on objections to WTO Doha Round deal

United Nations: Even as the World Trade Organisation’s trade deal remained stalled due to India’s objections, an Indian envoy at the..