Pathankot airbase security was not robust: Parliamentary panel

The report of the committee was tabled in parliament on Tuesday New Delhi: A parliamentary panel has said security at the Pathankot airbase in Punjab was not robust and pointed out shortcomings there ahead of the January..

Rajya Sabha ethics panel wants to expel Mallya

Mallya sent his resignation to Ansari on Monday, a day before the ethics panel was to meet

New Delhi: The ethics committee of the Rajya Sabha has recommended expulsion of independent member, liquor baron Vijay Mallya, a day after he sent his resignation to Chairman M More...

India has progressed to great extent in health: Nadda

There are 24 states where the Total Fertility Rate (TFR) has come down to 2.1 figure

New Delhi: Health Minister JP Nadda on Tuesday said India has progressed to a “great extent” in the health arena and overcome several challenges to ensure a healthy More...

Kanhaiya’s Bihar visit funded by liquor mafia: BJP

Modi said the organisers had no money to book the hall for Kanhaiya Kumar's programme on Sunday

Patna: The BJP on Tuesday alleged that JNU student leader Kanhaiya Kumar’s visit to Bihar was funded by the state’s liquor mafia. Modi said the organisers had no More...

The law ministry also suggested that the liability clause should be stringent

Parliament’s panel says ‘unhappy’ over delay in Rafale deal

New Delhi: As negotiations between India and France for the sale of 36 Rafale jet fighters are on, a parliamentary panel on Tuesday expressed its displeasure over the non-conclusion More...

Vijay Mallya tenders resignation from Rajya Sabha

New Delhi: Liquor baron Vijay Mallya, whose passport has been revoked by the government, on Monday resigned from the Rajya Sabha. He sent his resignation to Rajya Sabha Chairman More...

Panic grips Ghaziabad school after hoax bomb call

The school authorities immediately informed police which evacuated the building

Ghaziabad: The Ghaziabad city was gripped by panic on Tuesday after a prestigious public school received a call, stating More...

A peacock sanctuary to come up in Vrindavan

The sanctuary will come up between Mathura and Vrindavan

Vrindavan: The Uttar Pradesh government has sanctioned a project to set up a peacock sanctuary in Vrindavan. The More...

Indian films truly reflected the Indian character of unity and diversity Big B, Kangana win top honours at 63rd National Film Awards

New Delhi: The 63rd National Film Awards ceremony here on Tuesday got a dash of glitz...

Manoj Kumar’s last big screen appearance was in the 1995 film “Maidan-E-Jung” Manoj Kumar receives Phalke Award, presents idol to President

New Delhi: Veteran film actor and director Manoj Kumar was on Tuesday conferred with the 47th...

I hear the first ever love franchise is in the air! Dharma movies Alia, Varun to reunite for ‘Humpty Sharma…’ sequel?

Mumbai: Actors Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan may reunite for a sequel to the 2014 film...

Delhi Daredevils thrash Gujarat Lions by eight wickets in IPL

Batting first, Gujarat posted 149/7 in 20 overs

Rajkot: Rishabh Pant (69) and Quinton de Kock (46) produced a match-winning opening stand to guide Delhi Daredevils More...

Pathan, Russell win match for Knight Riders against RCB

Bengaluru: Batting knights Yusuf Pathan and Andre Russell won the match for Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB),..

Rohit’s unbeaten 85 powers Mumbai to thumping win over Pune

Pune: Leading from the front, skipper Rohit Sharma smashed a match-winning unbeaten 85 off just 60 balls to guide defending champions..

Calabrian mafia ‘assets’ worth over 30 mn euros seized

The impounded assets included five companies, 14 buildings, 20 plots of land, 43 vehicles

Reggio Calabria (Italy): Anti-mafia investigators impounded suspected Calabrian mafia property worth 30 million More...

Jamaat-ud-Dawa seminary attacked in Pakistan

Islamabad: At least 14 people, including four children, were wounded when unidentified assailants lobbed a hand grenade at a madrassa (seminary)..

Former Tamil Tiger cadre arrested in Sri Lanka

Colombo: A former top ranked man from the Tamil Tiger rebel outfit was arrested by Sri Lanka’s Terrorism Investigation Division (TID)..
Lightning has claimed at least 11 lives in three days in the state

Six more killed by lightning in Telangana

Hyderabad: Six more people died after being hit by lightning as thunderstorms lashed parts of Telangana on Tuesday. Four people died..
We are awaiting the forensic and medical reports

Two questioned over Kerala woman’s brutal murder

Ernakulam: Police on Tuesday questioned two friends of a young poor woman brutally murdered apparently after being raped, a crime that..
He said the number of wilful defaulters of PSBs rose in three years from 5,554 to 7,686 by December 2015

Top 50 defaulters owe state-run banks Rs 1.2 lakh crore

New Delhi: The top 50 defaulters of public sector banks (PSBs) had exposure in excess of Rs 1.21 lakh crore as..