Category: India

Odisha police vigilant in view of festive season

Cuttack: The Odisha Police on Friday issued an advisory for smooth management of different event during the festive season beginning…

Govt. announces 5 measures to tackle higher current account deficit

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said that a broad policy decision has been taken to address the…

Former Meghalaya CM DD Lapang resigns from Congress

Shillong: Former Meghalaya Chief Minister and veteran Congress leader DD Lapang has resigned from the party. In a letter to…

UP: Close aid of suspected HM terrorist held

New Delhi: The Assam Police on Friday arrested a close aide of suspected Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist from Assam's Hojoi. The…

“BIMARU” states are now developing: VP Naidu in Serbia

Belgrade: Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on Friday said problems in India are being identified and addressed, while adding that all…

No respite from soaring fuel prices

New Delhi: Fuel prices have yet again witnessed a hike on Saturday, with petrol and diesel breaching earlier figures to…

Social media addiction harming IAF pilots, says Air Chief

Bengaluru: Addiction to social media affects the Indian Air Force (IAF) pilots, as they are being deprived of adequate sleep…

No laxity in steps to stop Mallya from fleeing: SBI

New Delhi: The State Bank of India (SBI), the lead lender to the now-defunct Kingfisher Airlines, on Friday denied reports…

CBI arrests Ayush Ministry Under Secretary for bribe

New Delhi: The CBI on Friday arrested an Under Secretary of Ayush Ministry R.K. Khatri on charges of receiving Rs…

Our EVMs totally different from ones used in DUSU polls: EC

New Delhi: Amid a raging controversy over the EVMs used in the Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) polls, the Election…

Fuel price hike continues, petrol at Rs 81.28 in Delhi

New Delhi: Domestic fuel prices continued their upward movement on Friday and touched fresh record levels in three of the…

Nehru statue in Allahabad shifted due to road widening

Allahabad: The statue of India's first Prime Minister, Jawahar Lal Nehru, installed in a park at Balsan Crossing, has been…

Bhima Koregaon violence: Bail application filed for Gadling, Sen

Pune: A bail application for advocate Surendra Gadling and Shoma Sen, accused in the Bhima Koregaon violence case was moved…

Mamata Banerjee assures rebuilding of Majerhat bridge in one year

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday assured that the Majerhat Bridge that collapsed earlier this month will…

CBI seizes Gutka ingredients from Annamalai Industries

Chennai: A day after the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) seized tonnes of Gutka ingredients and 53 machines from the…

Saradha scam: ED given time to respond to Nalini Chidambaram plea

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday gave Enforcement Directorate (ED) and others two weeks to respond to Nalini Chidambaram's…

Dabholkar murder case: Amol Kale sent to 14-day judicial custody

Pune (Maharashtra): Amol Kale, one of the accused in the murder case of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar, was on Friday sent…

Naqvi launches National Scholarship Mobile App for minority students

New Delhi: Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Thursday launched the country’s first “National Scholarship Portal Mobile…

PM Modi to launch Swachhata Hi Seva movement tomorrow

New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the Swachhata Hi Seva in New Delhi on Saturday. The movement…

HDI report: India moves one spot higher to 130

New Delhi: India has climbed one spot to 130 out of 189 countries in the latest human development rankings released…