India issues RFI for naval helicopters

New Delhi: In one of the biggest global tenders for helicopters issued recently, a Request For Information was issued by India’s Defence Ministry for over 200..

India, Uzbekistan should take trade to $1 bn: Venkaiah Naidu

New Delhi: Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu has said that India and Uzbekistan should work for taking bilateral trade to one billion dollars by March 2018. Two countries have close More...

Congress alleges Rs 18,000 cr scam in Metrorail car depot plan

Mumbai: The Mumbai Congress on Tuesday alleged a Rs 18,000 crore scam brewing in the Maharashtra government’s plans to allot a whopping 30 hectares of prime green land More...

Dinakaran faction meet governor, wants TN CM changed

Chennai: The AIADMK group headed by jailed General Secretary VK Sasikala’s nephew TTV Dinakaran on Tuesday informed Governor CV Rao that it wants the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister More...

Dinakaran faction MLAs ferried to resort in Puducherry

Chennai: The 19 AIADMK legislators belonging to the faction led by jailed party General Secretary VK Sasikala’s nephew TTV Dinakaran were on Tuesday ferried to a resort in More...

Trump sees ‘critical’ role for India in S Asia, accuses Pak of harbouring terrorists

New York: US President Donald Trump has declared that he sees a “critical” role for India in his country’s South Asia strategy for fighting terrorism and building More...

UP Chief Secretary files probe report on Gorakhpur tragedy

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Secretary Rajeev Kumar on Tuesday submitted to Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath his report on More...

NIA’s regional office, residential premises open in Lucknow

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday inaugurated More...

Taapsee happy to be ‘most powerful woman of the year’

Mumbai: Actress Taapsee Pannu has shown women power on the big screen through her strong roles...

‘Toilet…’ has larger purpose: Bhumi on film’s success

Mumbai: Actress Bhumi Pednekar, whose latest film “Toilet: Ek Prem Katha” has raked in over Rs...

Daniel and I are hands-on parents: Sunny Leone

Mumbai: Indo-Canadian actress Sunny Leone, who along with her husband Daniel Weber adopted a girl, says...

Sindhu, Praneeth advance; Sumeeth-Ashwini lose at Badminton Worlds

Glasgow: India’s PV Sindhu, B Sai Praneeth, Ajay Jayaram and the mixed doubles pair of Pranaav Jerry Chopra More...

Jhajharia, Sardar to get Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna

New Delhi: Paralympics double gold medallist and world record holder Devendra Jhajharia has been named as the recipient of this year’s..

First ODI: Dhawan, Kohli guide India to 9-wicket win over Sri Lanka

Dambulla (Sri Lanka): Power-packed innings from Shikhar Dhawan and skipper Virat Kohli guided India to a comfortable nine-wicket victory over Sri..

Netanyahu warns of Iran’s attempts to establish foothold in Syria

Jerusalem: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday said that Iran’s attempts to establish More...

US-led airstrikes kill 78 civilians in Raqqa

Damascus: The US-led coalition has killed 78 civilians in Syria’s de facto capital of the Islamic State in Raqqa city over..

Hindu temple in Singapore probed for ‘criminal offences’

Singapore: A police investigation has been launched into the Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple, one of the oldest Hindu temples in Singapore, over..