Modi pushes exports, ethanol fuel to lift sugar economy

Prime minister emphasized that the farmers' interest be kept foremost at all times New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday called for higher ethanol content in petrol and a concerted effort to push exports in a bid to..

Sushma did no wrong in Lalit Modi case, says Parrikar

We asked in the Rajya Sabha what are the list of crimes committed by Sushma Swaraj. No one could say a thing

Panaji: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday said that former IPL chief Lalit Modi can be brought to India and punished, but also backed his colleague, External Affairs More...

Varun Gandhi in favour of abolishing death penalty

He also termed the hangman a disgrace to any civilized society

New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party MP Varun Gandhi on Saturday came out against the death penalty, noting most of the death row convicts are Dalits or from the minorities. He More...

BJP raking up Hindu terror issue to polarise country: Congress

The comment of the then home minister is being quoted out of context

New Delhi: The Congress on Saturday said the NDA government was trying to rake up the Hindu terror issue in a bid to divide and polarise the country. The comment of the then More...

Indian security forces retaliated in equal measures and the heavy exchange of firing was on

Heavy firing between India and Pak at international border in J&K on

Jammu: What could be a two pronged strategy — to push terrorists on Indian soil and to also give an impression to the radical elements in India that it was with them in their More...

Three policemen injured in terrorist attack in Kashmir

Srinagar: Terrorists targeted a police team on Friday evening and injured three Jammu and Kashmir Police personnel. The incident occurred at Mirgund on the Srinagar-Baramullah More...

CJM seeks report in Mulayam’s alleged threat to IPS officer

His complaint says that Mulayam Singh Yadav telephoned him on July 10 and intimated him

Lucknow: The Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM) here on Friday sought a report from Lucknow police on a complaint filed by suspended More...

CAT notice to UP govt on Amitabh Thakur’s suspension

The next hearing in the case has been fixed for September 2

Lucknow: A notice on Thursday was issued by the Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) to the Uttar Pradesh government More...

You get more publicity when you attach Salman because he is a big star Salman targeted for his celebrity status: Salim

Mumbai: Days after Bollywood superstar Salman Khan got into a controversy by opposing the death penalty...

he first expressed shock and said: "I've applied lipstick" Don’t believe in going under the knife: Tia Bajpai

Mumbai: “Haunted” fame actress-singer Tia Bajpai has clarified that she hasn’t got any sort of surgery...

"Moonlight Whispers" will be released by Times Music Udit Narayan, Rekha Bhardwaj, Javed Ali for ‘Moonlight Whispers’

Mumbai: Top singers Udit Narayan, Rekha Bhardwaj, Javed Ali, and Mahalaxmi Iyer among others are all...

Sania Mirza in contention for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

Now a final call on the issue has to be taken by the Awards Committee

New Delhi: Champion tennis star Sania Mirza’s name has been recommended by the Union sports ministry for More...

Ashes: England go 2-1 up with eight wicket win

Birmingham: Ian Bell struck an unbeaten half century as England capped their overwhelming domination with a eight-wicket win over Australia in..

Australia A in driver’s seat against India A

Chennai: Based on a brilliant and patient 150 from opening batsman Cameron Bancroft, Australia A ended the second day’s play at..

Laden’s family feared dead in plane crash in Britain

The jet, inbound from Milan, crashed near Blackbushe Airport, Yateley

London: The sister and stepmother of former Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden were reportedly killed when a private More...

One killed in Sri Lanka shooting ahead of polls

Colombo: One person was killed and 12 injured on Friday when gunmen opened fire at ruling United National Party (UNP) supporters..

Chechen girls beat IS at their own game

Moscow: Police in Russia’s predominantly Muslim Chechen Republic have arrested three girls, who tricked Islamic State (IS) fighters to send them..

West Bengal rains: Death toll 47, 12 districts hit

In Ghatal in West Midnapore, boats were pressed into service Kolkata: A girl was swept away by water current in west Bengal’s Murshidabad district, while a woman died in a house..
The authorities are on the lookout to retrieve the other three drums still afloat in the Arabian Sea

Mysterious drums found floating off Maharashtra’s Raigad

Raigad (Maharashtra): Security agencies went into alert as a dozen iron drums were found floating seven kilometres off this Maharashtra district,..
As per the complaint of the woman, we have registered a case of molestation against the three accused

Delhi woman kidnapped, molested in moving car

New Delhi: A 30-year-old woman, working with a NGO, has alleged that she was kidnapped and molested by three people in..
The journey of Maggi will continue and the journey of other categories will also be emphasised

Maggi will be back on shelves as soon as possible: Nestle India chief

New Delhi: Suresh Narayanan, the new India chief of the $97.5 billion Swiss processed food giant Nestle, on Saturday said the..