Category: News

Hong Kong stocks open lower

Hong Kong: Hong Kong stocks eased soon after opening on Wednesday morning following a more than two percent rally the…

KCR will pay homage to martyrs at Gun park before taking oath as MLA

Hyderabad: Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao will pay tributes to martyrs at Gun Park at 11am before taking oath as…

Markets open on high note

Mumbai: The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) on Wednesday opened on a positive note during the morning session of the trade.…

Global cues subdue equity indices, rupee continues to slide

Mumbai: Broadly negative global cues, especially owing to the political uncertainty in the UK on Brexit, along with a sustained…

Farhan to play boxer in Rakeysh Mehra’s ‘Toofan’

Mumbai: Actor Farhan Akhtar has joined hands with director Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra after six years for the upcoming film "Toofan"…

China defends Canadian’s death sentence

Beijing: China on Wednesday defended a court ruling to impose death penalty against a Canadian who has been convicted of…

CBI registers FIRs against two more shelter homes in Bihar

New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered two cases in connection with alleged abuse of children in…

Canada requests clemency for citizen sentenced to death in China

Ottawa: Canada has officially asked China to spare its citizen, Robert Lloyd Schellenberg's life after he was handed a death…

Thailand takes to cloud seeding to combat pollution

Bangkok: Thailand used two planes on Tuesday for cloud seeding to combat the toxic pollution in its capital, Bangkok and…

‘Laurel and Hardy’ to be soon revived as comic book

Washington: American Mythology Comics on Tuesday announced that they will be launching a new Laurel and Hardy series later in…

Theresa May to face no-confidence motion following defeat over Brexit deal

London: Opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn on Wednesday (local time) tabled a no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Theresa May…

Ram Rahim, 3 others to be sentenced via video-conferencing

Chandigarh: A special CBI court on Wednesday allowed authorities in Haryana to produce convicted Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmeet…

I am available for Hurriyat but not for political discussions: J and K Governor

Jammu: In an outreach to the Hurriyat, Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Wednesday said he was available…

Snow halts flights at Srinagar airport

Srinagar: Flight operations at the Srinagar international airport were halted on Wednesday following poor visibility and continued snowfall in the…

Amit Shah to hold five rallies in Bengal this month, Modi may arrive in February: State BJP Chief

Kolkata: BJP President Amit Shah will hold five public rallies in three days in West Bengal starting on January 20,…

User data now locally hosted in India: Truecaller

New Delhi: Aiming to provide secure services to the users, Swedish caller identification app Truecaller on Wednesday said all its…

After threatening Turkey, Trump takes U turn

Washington: Just 24 hours after threatening Turkey with “economic destruction”, US President Donald Trump said he wanted to expand economic…

TS pro-tem speaker: Raja Singh discloses his future plan

Hyderabad: Mr. Mumtaz Ahmed Khan, MIM MLA took oath as pro-tem speaker of TS Assembly at Raj Bhavan. Mr. ESL…

BJP’s bid to topple Karnataka government fails, says Congress Minister

Bengaluru: The Bharatiya Janata Party's bid to topple Karnataka's coalition government by poaching Congress legislators has failed, Congress leader G.…

May’s government braces for no-trust vote after Commons defeat

London: UK Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party government braced for a vote of no confidence on Wednesday, a day…