Category: India

Aadhaar: Here’s how you can check your authentication history online

New Delhi: After the government had made it mandatory to link Aadhaar number with many services including SIM, bank account,…

Satellite images show China diverting and polluting Brahmaputra river water

New Delhi: Amid reports of China's intent to divert and pollute the water of river Siang that is flowing in…

Your money is safe in banks, says PM Modi on FRDI

NEW DELHI: Scotching rumours that depositors' interest will be harmed by a new legislation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said their…

Breaking religious barriers: Muslim performs last rites of Hindu in Bulandshahr

BULANDSHAHR: Rising above religious boundaries and the faith he practiced, a Muslim man has performed the last rites of his…

Move to allow women to go for Haj sans Mehram generate positive results: Naqvi

NEW DELHI: The government’s decision to lift a ban on Muslim women undertaking Haj pilgrimage without ‘Mehram’ (a male companion) has…

Maneka Gandhi’s letter to 24 Bollywood producers: Comply with sexual harassment act

MUMBAI: Minister for women and child development, Maneka Gandhi, has warned Bollywood producers over sexual harassment in the Hindi film…

Aviation Minister’s Flight Delayed, Air India CMD Calls Meeting With Senior Officials

New Delhi: Air India CMD Pradeep Singh Kharola has called for a meeting of senior officials after a flight carrying…

Afrazul killing: 516 donors transferred Rs 2.75 lakh in Shambulal’s wife account for fighting court battle

NEW DELHI: Police in Rajsamand district have frozen a bank account in which 516 donors had transferred Rs 2.75 lakh…

Gujarat polls: LK Advani casts his vote for final phase

Ahmedabad: Veteran Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. Advani has cast his vote in Ahmedabad district's Jamalpur Khadiya on the…

Use Muslim data collected for Sachar scheme as claimed

Jaipur: The directives issued by the Centre to all States to submit detailed reports of Muslim employees working in the…

Cracks develop in Iconic Jama Masjid in Delhi

New Delhi: The Jama Masjid, iconic structure 361-year old mosque built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan is in urgent need…

We need virtue of frugality for energy saving: President

New Delhi: India needs to bring to bear its traditional virtue of frugality for effective energy conservation in the country,…

MP: Raid nets 1000 litres synthetic milk, food inspector suspended

Morena (MP): Authorities raided a factory in Chinnoni village here yesterday and seized 1000 litres of synthetic milk, a senior…

EVM glitch halts voting for 50 minutes in Gujarat race

Chhota Udaipur: An electronic voting machine (EVM) is voting to adjourn. A glitch in the EVM in Gujarat's Chhota Udaipur…

Bridge linking Uttarkashi to China border collapses, disconnects dozens of villages

Uttarkashi: The lone bridge linking Uttarkashi to the China border collapsed on Thursday, disconnecting dozens of villages and causing inconvenience…

Pune: 46.8 acres Waqf land in litigation with 238 illegal owners

Pune: Nearly 46.4 acre of Waqf land on Katraj-Kondhwa Road is in dispute with 238 landowners battling as rightful owners…

Gujarat Dy CM confident of winning from Kadi constituency

Mehsana (Gujarat): Gujarat Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel, who is contesting against Congress' Jivabhai Patel from Mehsana constituency, expressed confidence…

J&K: Teacher Couple sacked by School management on wedding day

Srinagar: A teacher couple working in a private school in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir were sacked on their…

Air India suspends three staff employees for delayed flight carrying Aviation Minister

New Delhi: Air India is yet again making news but this time has suspended three of its employees for delaying…

Allahabad HC orders suspension of two DMs over illegal mining

Allahabad : The Allahabad High Court has ordered the suspension of Kanpur rural district magistrate Rakesh Kumar Singh and Gorakhpur…