SC junks plea for probe into Rahul citizenship row

Chief Justice HL Dattu and Justice Amitava Roy dismissed the PIL New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday rejected a PIL seeking a CBI probe into the citizenship row of Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi. Chief Justice..

Not retiring from politics, shouldering bigger responsibility: Parrikar

I assure you I will come back only after finishing the task I am given

Panaji: A day after hinting at possible retirement, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday took to Twitter to insist that retirement from politics was not on cards. I assure More...

Mayawati seeks quotas in promotions, reservation in private sector

She also sought reservation for economically backward upper caste people

New Delhi: BSP chief Mayawati on Monday demanded reservation for Dalits and tribals during promotions in the government and the private sector. She also sought reservation for More...

Parrikar mulls retirement from politics

After 60 (years), one has to think about retirement

Panaji: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday hinted at retiring from politics, while also admitting to a crisis of credible leadership in a small state like Goa. After More...

As the standoff continued, the Speaker adjourned the house for an hour

Rajnath denies remark attributed to him, says, `deeply hurt’

New Delhi: Differences between some opposition members and those on the treasury benches over a reference by CPI-M member Mohammad Salim to alleged remarks attributed to Home Minister More...

13 SSB jawans detained by Nepalese border force, released

New Delhi: After detaining a patrol party comprising at least 13 jawans of the Seema Suraksha Bal (SSB) at the Nepalese border for some time, the Nepali border guards released More...

Lucknow in grip of Cold wave

A drop in day and night temperatures would continue in the coming week

Lucknow: Cold wave tightened its grip as rain continued to lash Uttar Pradesh capital Lucknow on Monday morning and the minimum More...

Violence in UP’s gram pradhan polls, one killed

In Etah, at Bhadoni village in Soron area, supporters of candidates opened fire on each other

Lucknow: A candidate was killed and over a dozen people injured as violence marred the ‘gram pradhan’ More...

Finally we can see today that intolerance is more of political issue than a social issue Intolerance more a political than social issue: Subhash Ghai

Mumbai: With no end to the debate over “growing intolerance” in the country, filmmaker Subhash Ghai...

Estimated overseas gross box office collection figure till Saturday night was $2.8 million ‘Tamasha’ steady collection continues at box office

New Delhi: Imtiaz Ali’s latest entertainer “Tamasha”, featuring Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone, has earned Rs.24.04...

In "Hate Story 3", Daisy essays a strong-headed businesswoman Daisy Shah happy to explore different roles

Mumbai: Choreographer-actress Daisy Shah, who stepped into Bollywood with Salman Khan’s “Jai Ho” and is now...

Day-night Test cricket is here to stay: ICC

I have every confidence that day-night Tests will continue

Dubai: Following the third Test between Australia and New Zealand which concluded in Adelaide on Sunday, International More...

Australia pip New Zealand in first day-night Test

Adelaide: Australia won the first day-night Test against New Zealand by three wickets here on Sunday to seal a 2-0 victory..

Windies spinner Narine suspended for illegal action

Dubai: West Indies off-spinner Sunil Narine was suspended from bowling in international cricket with immediate effect after an independent assessment of..

IS luring youth through labyrinth of Facebook accounts

I have noticed one person who can have 52 different accounts and have 20 friends on one account

Melbourne: Islamic State (IS) recruiters are actively targeting and attempting to recruit Australian teenagers More...

Iran reiterates support for Assad amid long running civil war

Damascus: Iran on Sunday said it would keep up with its full support for the Syrian government amid the ongoing civil..

Khaleda Zia to appear before court on Monday

Dhaka: Bangladesh’s former prime minister Khaleda Zia will appear before a court here on Monday in a case filed by the..
Police officials said at least three other cow smugglers fled the spot

Haryana Police kill ‘cow smuggler’ in encounter

Chandigarh: Haryana Police shot dead an alleged cattle smuggler and seriously injured another in an encounter in Kurukshetra district early on..
The hotel staff became suspicious when the tourist entered his room with the 14-year-old boy

US tourist held in Kolkata for sexually abusing teenager

Kolkata: An American tourist in his 50s has been arrested for allegedly sexually abusing a teenaged boy at a posh hotel..
Airtel will deploy over 160,000 base stations

Bharti Airtel to invest Rs 60,000 crore in network expansion

New Delhi: Bharti Airtel on Monday said it will invest Rs 60,000 crore in three years to provide better quality network..