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Arab Israeli sent solidarity letters to Ilhan and Rashida

JERUSALEM: An official solidarity letters from Arab Israeli Knesset member Aida Touma-Sliman were sent to Democratic Congresswomen Ilhan Omar and…

SC seeks AG’s help on plea over minority definition

New Delhi:  The Supreme Court on Friday sought the assistance of Attorney General K.K. Venugopal in dealing with a plea…

Sonebhadra carnage: 200 men on 32 tractors fired for an hour

Sonebhadra: The bloody clashes that left 10 persons dead in Murtiya village in Sonebhadra now seem like a scene straight…

After RGIA, Six new ‘Airports’ to come up in Telangana

Hyderabad: The state government has roped in the Airports Authority of India to develop six new airports in the Telangana…

Crucial files from Sidhu’s previous department go missing

Chandigarh: In a major goof-up, crucial government files, including one pertaining to Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh in a case…

Flood-Hit, Assam suffers rare rhinos in Kaziranga Park at risk

Assam: Floods in Assam worsened on Tuesday with heavy rains increasing water levels into rivers. Flooded villages and Kaziranga rhinoceros…

Sonbhadra firing: Priyanka sits on dharna again

Mirzapur: Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi was detained and taken to Mirzapur by Uttar Pradesh police on Friday while she…

Dalai Lama greets European Commission President

Dharamsala: Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Friday congratulated Ursula Von der Leyen on her election as the next…

PM seeks inputs for I-Day speech; gets 850 in 2 hours

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday invited inputs for his Independence Day speech on August 15 -- and…

Iran Guards seize ‘foreign tanker’ accused of smuggling fuel

Tehran: Iran's Revolutionary Guards said Thursday they had detained a "foreign tanker" and its 12 crew for allegedly smuggling fuel,…

DCW seeks details of sexual assault of 3 minors in Delhi

New Delhi: Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) on Thursday sent a notice to the Delhi Police seeking details of the actions taken…

Jai Shri Ram row: TMC leader Madan Mitra plans ‘Ram Katha’

Kolkata: Amid controversy over raising of Jai Shri Ram slogans in West Bengal, Trinamool Congress leader Madan Mitra is planning…

UAE joins US-led call against abuse of blasphemy

WASHINGTON: The United Arab Emirates on Thursday joined a US-led call to prevent the abuse of blasphemy laws, which are…

Apple users are replacing iPhones with Samsung: Report

San Francisco: Less and less Apple users are sticking with iPhones when it comes to replacement and are switching to Android…

Don’t touch my staff, Speaker warns opposition MP

New Delhi:  Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Friday warned an agitating opposition member not to touch any of the…

Ilhan Omar, US congresswoman in eye of political storm

WASHINGTON: To her supporters, Ilhan Omar embodies the American dream, but to Donald Trump and his loyalists the refugee-turned-congresswoman has…

Illegal arrest: Rahul on police action against Priyanka Gandhi

Soon after Priyanka Gandhi was detained by Uttar Pradesh Police on her way to Sonbhdra, Rahul Gandhi on Friday dubbed the action as "illegal…

Gulf tensions rise as US downs Iranian drone

WASHINGTON: Tensions in the Gulf region mounted Friday as Washington said an Iranian drone was destroyed after threatening an American…

Not here for marketing of WB: Speaker to Trinamool member

New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Friday told Trinamool Congress member not to do "marketing" of West Bengal…

Hyd police arrest woman accused of robbing minor girls jewellery

Hyderabad: Hyderabad Police have arrested one woman allegedly involved in targeting minor girls for robbing their ornaments. The accused has been identified…