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One killed in Afghanistan school blast

Kabul: A child has been killed and 16 others wounded following a blast in Afghanistan's eastern province of Khost, police…

Drone strike kills 6 IS terrorists in Afghanistan

Kabul: At least six terrorists belonging to the Islamic State (IS) group have been killed in the latest drone strike…

Congress plenary authorises Rahul to constitute CWC

New Delhi: The Congress plenary on Sunday authorsied party President Rahul Gandhi to constitute the Congress Working Committee (CWC). The…

No news on Trump-Kim summit as North Korea wraps up Sweden talks

Stockholm: North Korean officials wrapped up three days of talks with Swedish counterparts with no indication their efforts cleared the…

Hyderabad University student assaulted by 3 men

Hyderabad : A woman student of the Hyderabad University was allegedly assaulted by three unidentified persons on the campus on…

Sri Lanka ends nationwide state of emergency after outbreak of anti-Muslim riots

Colombo: Sri Lanka's president announced Sunday he is lifting a nationwide state of emergency imposed 12 days ago to quell…

Telangana sanctions funds for mosque renovations

Hyderabad : The government of Telangana has sanctioned grant-in-aid for the mosques that need renovations. Deputy Minister Mohammed Mehmood Ali,…

President Kovind, PM Modi extend New Year greetings to nation

New Delhi : As the beginning of the Hindu New Year is being celebrated with great zeal across the nation,…

Ram Janmabhumi needs another sacrifice: Vinay Katiyar

Ayodhya : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Vinay Katiyar has stoked controversy by saying that "Ram Janmabhumi" needs another sacrifice…

Putin eyes fourth term as Russians go to polls

Moscow: Russians voted today in an election set to hand President Vladimir Putin a fourth Kremlin term, as the country…

Australian cricketer Usman Khawaja’s fiancee opens on her conversion to Islam

NEW DELHI: Australia’s top-order batsman Usman Khawaja will be heading down the aisle in April, after getting engaged to long…

Rajnath defends BJP over Nirav Modi, Mallya case

Lucknow: Amid allegations of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) having given leeway for billionaire businessmen Nirav Modi, Vijay Mallya and…

‘Son-mom’ moment captured at Congress plenary session

New Delhi : Lambasting Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government over poor policies, corruption and deteriorating law and order situation in…

PM Modi govt weakening UPA’s welfare schemes: Sonia Gandhi

New Delhi : Coming down hard on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress leader Sonia Gandhi said on Saturday that the…

Afghan parents under fire for naming their baby after ‘infidel’ Donald Trump

Kabul: Afghanistan parents have come under fire to name their son 'Donald Trump' hoping to match his success with the…

Congress promises to impose 5 percent cess on India’s Richest if voted to Power

New Delhi: The Congress on Saturday said it would impose a five per cent cess on the incomes of the…

Despite Arvind Kejriwal’s apology to Majithia, AAP MP Sanjay Singh vows to Fight Defamation Case

Lucknow: AAP MP Sanjay Singh on Saturday said he would contest the defamation case filed by former Punjab minister Vikram…

Karsevaks should be ready for another sacrifice in Ayodhya: Vinay Katiyar

Ayodhya (Uttar Pradesh): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Vinay Katiyar has stoked controversy by saying that "Ram Janmabhumi" needs another…

Will consider use of paper ballots instead of EVMs in future elections: BJP

NEW DELHI: BJP General Secretary Ram Madhav on Saturday has said that the party is open to discussions on reverting to…

Need dedicated approval window for affordable housing: Report

New Delhi: The government should implement a dedicated fast-track process for approvals in affordable housing projects, a Ficci-CBRE report said…