Category: India

Congress to oppose Bill on triple talaq; raises fundamental points

New Delhi: The Congress on Thursday said it will oppose the triple talaq Bill in Parliament, saying a debate was…

Indiabulls petitioners withdraw from SC amid hints of criminal conspiracy

New Delhi: Indiabulls Housing Finance Ltd. said on Thursday that Abhay Yadav, the petitioner who alleged that the company and…

BJP ally JD-U to oppose Triple Talaq Bill in Rajya Sabha

Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's party and BJP ally Janata Dal-United on Thursday said it will not support the…

Indore Mayor stops singing national anthem, asks Vande Mataram instead

INDORE: Indore Mayor Malini Gaur on Wednesday cut short the singing of the National Anthem and asked for Vande Mataram…

Sitharaman holds 3rd third pre- Budget consultation with stakeholders from financial sector, capital markets

New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman held a third pre-Budget consultation meeting with the stakeholders from the financial sector…

Alwar court sentences man to death for raping, killing 4-year-old girl

Alwar: An Alwar court has awarded death sentence to a man for raping and brutally killing a 4-year-old girl in…

Cyclone VAYU: NDRF rescues woman in need of a pre-term delivery from island

Jafarabad: As a severe cyclonic storm "VAYU" raged towards Shiyalbet Island in Gujarat, a team of NDRF personnel rescued a…

First batch of pilgrims for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra reaches Uttarakhand’s Kathgodam

Kathgodam: The first batch of pilgrims for Kailash Mansarovar Yatra reached Kathgodam here on Wednesday evening. A batch of 58-pilgrims…

CBI registers case against Atiq Ahmed, 17 others in businessman’s kidnapping case

New Delhi: The CBI on Thursday registered a case against Former MP and gangster Atiq Ahmed and 17 others on…

Mamata reaches Kolkata’s SSKM Hospital amid doctor’s strike

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday visited the state-run Seth Sukhlal Karnani Memorial (SSKM) Hospital where the…

Road caves in at a busy intersection in Chennai

Chennai: A portion of a road caved in at the CPT junction in Adyar area in the heart of the…

Tamil Nadu: NIA raid continues, more locations brought under probe based

Coimbatore: National Investigation Agency's (NIA) raid at seven locations in Coimbatore in connection with ISIS module case continued on Thursday…

SC to hear students’ plea on NEET questions tomorrow

New Delhi: The Supreme Court will hear on Friday a plea filed by a group of students alleging that some…

17 killed in storms, rain in UP

Lucknow: Seventeen persons have died in separate incidents of dust storms, lightning and rain in various parts of Uttar Pradesh…

AN-32 crash: IAF search teams reach the crash site, no survivors found

New Delhi: All 13 personnel on board the missing AN-32 aircraft, which crashed in Arunachal Pradesh, have died, the Indian…

Retain headquarters of Army Training Command in Shimla: Anand Sharma writes to Rajnath Singh

New Delhi: Congress leader Anand Sharma has written a letter to Defence Minister Rajnath Singh over the proposed shifting of…

Congress workers want Priyanka as UP CM candidate

Rae Bareli: Congress workers from Uttar Pradesh are now demanding that the party should project Priyanka Gandhi Vadra as the…

SC agrees to hear Maharashtra opposition leader’s plea

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday agreed to hear a plea moved by Dhananjay Munde, the Leader of Opposition…

There is a dip in oral triple talaq complaints: BMMA

NEW DELHI: The number of complaints against oral triple talaq has come down substantially, according to Muslim women’s groups which…

Tripura government launches new program to distribute sugar through PDS

Agartala: The Tripura government on Thursday, launched a new program to distribute sugar through the Public Distribution System (PDS) here…