Category: India

Kabul airport attack: Narrow escape for 180 SpiceJet passengers

New Delhi: Nearly 180 passengers and crew on board a Delhi-bound SpiceJet plane from Kabul had a narrow escape on Wednesday…

PM Modi bows to Shaheed Bhagat Singh on his Jayanti

New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi has bowed to Shaheed Bhagat Singh on his birth anniversary. "I bow to…

Mamata Banerjee composes theme song for a popular Kolkata Durga Puja

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has composed the theme song for a popular city puja since theme music…

Aadhaar application deadline extended by another 3 months

New Delhi: The Centre on Wednesday extended the deadline for obtaining Aadhaar for availing government schemes and subsidies by three…

Gowri Amma asks Kerala CM to ‘wear a sari’ to understand women’s plight

Thiruvananthapuram: Veteran Kerala Communist leader K R Gowri Amma on Wednesday had a word of advice for the Pinarayi Vijayan-led…

Patanjali’s Balkrishna make it to Hurun rich list; Ambani’s wealth 50% more than Yemen GDP

NEW DELHI: Acharya Balkrishna, the head of yoga expert Baba Ramdev-run FMCG company Patanjali and Radhakishan Damani of D-Mart have…

Modi greets nation on Durga Ashtami

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday greeted the nation on the occassion of Durga Ashtami. "Durga Ashtami greetings…

Madurai incident: ‘Secular’ India does everything ‘un-secular’, say activists

Madurai: India is a secular country, but we do everything which is un-secular, woman activists opine when asked about the…

Journalist received threats over story on bare-chest girls in Madurai temple

CHENNAI: A journalist received threats on social media for exposing the bizarre temple ritual in Madurai where semi-undress teenaged and…

Militants gun down BSF jawan at home in north Kashmir, injure relatives

Srinagar: Militants on Wednesday night barged into the residence of a BSF constable in Hajjan in north Kashmir and shot…

MP: BJP MLA abuses forest officer, non-cognizable report filed

Khandwa : The Khandwa police filed a non-cognizable report (NCR) against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Devendra Verma for allegedly…

Yashwant Sinha’s words can’t be portrayed as personal angst against govt.: Congress

New Delhi: Supporting and hailing Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) senior leader Yashwant Sinha, the Congress has said that what he…

Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh plans to give free mobile phones to 55.60 lakh people

Raipur: Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh has planned to give free mobile phones to 55 lakh 60 thousand people within…

Rescued from ISIS captivity, Father Tom Uzhunnalil reaches Delhi

New Delhi : Indian origin Vatican priest Father Tom Uzhunnalil, who was rescued from Yemen, over a year after he…

Kashmir: BSF Jawan Ramzan Parray shot dead by militants at his residence, four injured

Bandipora (Jammu and Kashmir) [India]: An unarmed jawan of the Border Security Force (BSF) was shot dead by militants on…

After Yashwant Sinha, RSS-affiliate slams Govt for taking economy in wrong direction

New Delhi: After senior BJP leader and former Finance Minister, Yashwant Sinha, RSS affiliate Bhartiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS) slammed Modi…

NHRC acts on topless-women ritual in Tamil Nadu

New Delhi: The National Rural Health Mission, NHRC, has issued notices to the government and police chiefs of Tamil Nadu…

Satyarthi seeks spl courts to deal with crime against children

Mumbai: Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi today said that dedicated courts should be set up in every district of the country…

Haryana govt reveals Ram Rahim’s assets: Here’s the list of Dera’s properties

Chandigarh: Dera Sacha Sauda Chief, Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh Insan was not only the head of the group but also…

Japanese rail experts visit India

New Delhi: A team from Japan visited India earlier this month as part of the continued technical cooperation between the…