Category: India

President Kovind, Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, PM Modi Wish ‘Happy New Year’

NEW DELHI: President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi today wished the nation…

First draft of “National Register of Citizens” published, Assam CM says don’t panic

Guwahati: The much-awaited first draft of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) was today published with the names of 1.9…

First draft of NRC containing names of 1.9 cr Assamese revealed

Guwahati : The first draft of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) for Assam was revealed on the intervening night…

Nation rings in new year with celebrations galore

New Delhi : Celebrations were seen all across the country as people bid adieu to 2017 and made way for…

Adanis “lose” defamation case against Wire, ex-EPW editor Thakurta, court asks portal to remove a sentence, an adverb

NEW DELHI: In what is seen a victory for the top news portal "The Wire", which republished an article by…

ASEAN leaders to be chief guests this Republic Day

New Delhi [India]: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that Republic Day 2018 will be celebrated with leaders of…

Perform or perish: Air India CMD’s New Year message to employees

New Delhi [India]: The newly-appointed Chief Managing Director (CMD) of the struggling airline Air India, Pradeep Singh Kharola, on Sunday…

Uttarakhand CM’s immovable assets to be re-evaluated

New Delhi [India]: The Election Commission of India on Sunday directed the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) to re-evaluate…

Rajnath Singh to celebrate New Year’s eve with ITBP personnel

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will celebrate the arrival of the New Year with the Indo-Tibetan Border Police…

Triple Talaq: Muslim bodies to move SC if bill passed by RS

Kochi: Alleging “illegality” in provisions of the bill that criminalises instant triple talaq, an IUML leader on Sunday said Muslim…

Humanoid ‘Sophia’, robot citizen makes debut at IIT-Bombay

Mumbai: Sophia, a humanoid to be granted citizenship by Saudi Arabia, today appealed humans not to be fearful of machines…

The year Indian comedians went political

There was a time when comedians would not like to touch sensitive or political matters. However, the situation today has…

Muslim Women Can Now Travel For Haj Without Male Guardian: PM Modi On ‘Mann Ki Baat’

NEW DELHI: Terming the policy of allowing Muslim women to perform Haj only in the company of a male guardian…

Rajnath Singh to celebrate New Year’s eve with ITBP personnel

New Delhi : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will celebrate the arrival of the New Year with the Indo-Tibetan Border…

Anjum Bashir terms praises from PM Modi as ‘huge inspiration’

Jammu : Kashmir Administrative Services (KAS) topper Anjum Bashir Khan Khattak on Sunday termed praises from Prime Minister Narendra Modi,…

Seminar concludes Urdu is not the language of a particular religion

Lucknow: Al-Farooq Educational and Welfare Foundation organized a seminar entitled ‘Urdu in Uttar Pradesh: future, fears and expectations’.   Noted…

Anupriya Patel suffers injury after convoy cars collide with each other

Allahabad : Minister of State (MoS) for Health and Family Welfare Anupriya Patel sustained minor injuries after the cars in…

Malegaon: Muslim women launches movement for liquor prohibition

Malegaon: Women residing in Municipal ward no 12, Malegaon has launched movement for liquor prohibition. Under the movement voting will…

Nitin Patel not miffed, to take charge of ministries today

Ahmedabad : Gujarat Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel on Sunday announced he would take charge of the ministries allotted to…

Myth of Bengal’s “Haunted” Station Busted After 50 Years

BEGUNKODOR, WEST BENGAL: A group of rationalists spent a winter night in the small obscure railway station in West Bengal's…