Policemen clear airstrip for Kamal Nath’s aircraft to land

With no immediate solution in sight, the men in uniform were asked to extend a helping hand Bhopal: It is a matter of routine when policemen are deployed to clear the road jams but when the same force is asked to clear a..

Aligning with BJP inconceivable for me, says Omar Abdullah

What goes to my credit is the sharp decline in militancy

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday virtually ruled out any understanding with the BJP post the state assembly elections results, saying it was “inconceivable More...

Lok Sabha witnesses protests, disruptions over conversion row

Venkaiah Naidu said neither the government nor the Bharatiya Janata Party was involved in such acts

New Delhi: Proceedings in the Lok Sabha were also disrupted on Monday over the conversion row with the house adjourned thrice as as opposition parties protested and demanded More...

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...

She said that the ministry is working to merge the Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) cards with the Person of Indian Origin (PIO) cards

Make in India to be highlighted at PBD, 3,000 diaspora to attend

New Delhi: The Modi government’s key programmes, including Make in India, would be highlighted during the January 7-9 Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) being held in Gandhinagar, More...

Reunited Janata Parivar fumes against Modi government

New Delhi: Leaders of the reunited Janata Parivar on Monday gathered in the heart of the capital to denounce the Narendra Modi government and accuse it of fomenting communal 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...

The moment I start choosing films that can do Rs 100 crore business, then my choice becomes very limited I do films, if I like script: Aamir Khan

Mumbai: Aamir Khan, whose “PK” has opened to rave reviews and roaring box office success, says...

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...

Yuvraj, Gambhir dropped from BCCI contract list

Both Yuvraj and Gambhir were part of Grade A contracts last season

Mumbai: A few weeks after they were left out of the 30-member preliminary squad for the 2015 World Cup, Gautam More...

Tendulkar named ICC World Cup 2015 Ambassador

Dubai: The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Monday named Indian legend Sachin Tendulkar as the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Ambassador...

Afridi to retire from ODIs after 2015 World Cup

Lahore: Pakistan’s veteran all-rounder Shahid Afridi on Sunday announced he will retire from One-Day International (ODI) cricket after the 2015 World..

13 militants killed in Karachi clash

The SSP said that police arrested a suicide bomber during the raid

Islamabad: At least 13 militants were killed in a clash with the police in Pakistan’s southern port city More...

Thousands arrested in China porn, gambling crackdown

Beijing: Police in China’s Guangdong province on Sunday said they captured more than 30,000 suspects in a two-month crackdown on porn..

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..
The Enforcement Directorate has summoned Majithia to appear before it in Jalandhar on December 26

Badal rules out Majithia’s resignation

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Monday said there was no question of Revenue Minister Bikram Singh Majitha resigning..
The accused has confessed to his crime

Man arrested for posing as minister’s secretary

New Delhi: A 25-year-old man who posed as the secretary of the home minister as well as an Intelligence Bureau (IB)..
By this year-end, China will have 519.7 million smartphone users, followed by the US at 165.3 million, India with 123.3 million

‘India to overtake US in smartphones by 2016′

Bengaluru: India will overtake the US as the second largest market for smartphones in the world by 2016 as smart mobile..