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Akhilesh orders crackdown on elements misusing social media

  Lucknow, Sep 4 : Rattled by the violence in Agra on Thursday following posting of objectionable posts on social media, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yad... [ Read More ]

Government readies draft OROP, veterans warn against dilution (Roundup)

  New Delhi, Sep 4 : With the government appearing to be ready with draft One Rank, One Pension (OROP) proposal, India's military veterans said on Friday said the... [ Read More ]

Katiyar to join Hardik's agitation in Gujarat

  New Delhi, Sep 4 : Agitated over his expulsion from the RLSP, Akhilesh Katiyar on Friday said the entire Uttar Pradesh unit of the party would resign in protest... [ Read More ]

Bollywood music composer Aadesh Shrivastava dies of cancer

  Mumbai, Sep 5 : Bollywood music composer and singer Aadesh Shrivastava, who was battling with cancer, passed away here on Saturday.His cancer relapsed for the t... [ Read More ]

Making 'Welcome' sequel not an easy task: Anees Bazmee

  Mumbai, Sep 4 : Director Anees Bazme says his 2007 superhit "Welcome" was a "beautiful" film and making the sequel to it was not an easy task."Welcome Back", wh... [ Read More ]

Akshay wants me to be like 'Mrs. Funnybones': Twinkle

  Mumbai, Sep 4 : Actor-turned-writer Twinkle Khanna says that her husband Akshay Kumar wants her to be calm and collected like the character in her book "Mrs. Fu... [ Read More ]

AIFF form working group to discuss I-League, ISL merger

  Mumbai, Sep 4 : All India Football Federation (AIFF) president Praful Patel on Friday said merging of I-League and Indian Super League (ISL) cannot be done over... [ Read More ]

BCCI appoints ad-hoc body in Rajasthan

  New Delhi, Sep 4 : The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) constituted an ad-hoc committee on Friday for running the game in Rajasthan.The committee ha... [ Read More ]

Gunneswaran packs off Kaza in tennis tourney

  Chennai, Sep 4 : Southpaw and wild card Prajneesh Gunneswaran continued his dream run in the Raman Sports Trust ITF Mena's Futures tennis tournament as he defea... [ Read More ]
Social media post leads to violence in Agra

Social media post leads to violence in Agra

  Agra, Sep 4 : Tension prevailed in Agra on Friday after some religious comments on social media led to violence between two communities the previous day.Additio... [ Read More ]
Chennai Egmore-Mangalore Express derailed, 39 Injured

Chennai Egmore-Mangalore Express derailed, 39 Injured

  Chennai: Four coaches ofthe Chennai Egmore-Mangalore Express derailed in Cuddalore district ofTamil Nadu early this morning, leaving at least 39 people inj... [ Read More ]
Modi to address student through video conferencing today ahead of teachers day

Modi to address student through video conferencing today ahead of teachers day

  New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is about to interact with around 800 studentsand 60 teachers from various schools in New Delhi who have excelled in... [ Read More ]

Odisha steel units seek preference in non-coal auction process

  Bhubaneswar, Sep 4 : Steel units which have invested significantly on their projects in Odisha on Friday appealed the state government to reserve mega non-coal ... [ Read More ]

Telangana clears industrial projects worth Rs.1,046 crore

  Hyderabad, Sep 4 : Telangana has approved 16 new industrial units involving an investment of Rs.1,046 crore under its new industrial policy of time-bound cleara... [ Read More ]

Etihad Airways named a founding member India-UAE Business Council

  Mumbai, Sep 4 : United Arab Emirates' national carrier EtihadAirways on Friday said it has been named one of the founding members ofthe just inaugurated India-U... [ Read More ]

AERB warns against dental X-rays for age determination

  Chennai, Sep 4 : Indian atomic energy regulator AERB, disapproving the practice of taking dental X-ray for determination of a child's age, on Friday warned such... [ Read More ]

Virtual centre on bioenergy set up across five IITs

  Kolkata, Sep 3 : A virtual centre spread across five Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) has been set up to develop advanced technologies in the area of biof... [ Read More ]

'Viable advance technologies needed to counter land degradation'

  New Delhi, Sep 3 : Viable advanced technologies must be developed to counter negative effects of declining landholdings, increasing number of marginal farmers a... [ Read More ]

'US cop slamming Indian grandfather acted without reason'

  Washington, Sep 5 : An Alabama police officer accused of using excessive force against a "no-English" speaking Indian grandfather walking in his son's neighbour... [ Read More ]

FIP Arena Polo European Championship kicks off in Baku

  Baku, Sep 5 : The first FIP Arena Polo European Championship kicked off in Baku at Elite Horse and Polo Club on Friday, the media reported.The championship runn... [ Read More ]

Brazil in last-ditch bid to reduce Neymar ban

  Rio De Janeiro, Sep 5 : Brazil's football confederation has lodged an appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in a bid to reduce the international su... [ Read More ]

Akhilesh orders crackdown on elements misusing social media

  Lucknow, Sep 4 : Rattled by the violence in Agra on Thursday following posting of objectionable posts on social media, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yad... [ Read More ]

Communal tension in Agra, situation calm now

  Agra, Sep 4 : Tension prevailed in Uttar Pradesh's Agra district on Friday after some religious comments on social media led to violence between two communities... [ Read More ]

DCW urges Bassi to file FIR against BJP legislator

  New Delhi, Sep 4 : Delhi Commission for Women (SCW) chief Swati Maliwal on Friday urged Police Commissioner B.S. Bassi to register an FIR against BJP legislator... [ Read More ]

AERB warns against dental X-rays for age determination

  Chennai, Sep 4 : Indian atomic energy regulator AERB, disapproving the practice of taking dental X-ray for determination of a child's age, on Friday warned such... [ Read More ]

CATS to strengthen emergency services in Delhi

  New Delhi, Sep 4 : With the addition of 110 new ambulances and setting up of a modern control room, the Centralised Accident and Trauma Services (CATS) will be ... [ Read More ]

Rare liver-kidney combined transplant conducted in Gurgaon

  Gurgaon, Sep 4 : A 45-year-old man has been provided a new lease of life by conducting a rare combined transplant of liver and kidney, a doctor said here on Fri... [ Read More ]
Modi to address student through video conferencing today ahead of teachers day

Modi to address student through video conferencing today ahead of teachers day

  New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is about to interact with around 800 studentsand 60 teachers from various schools in New Delhi who have excelled in... [ Read More ]

HRD minister inaugurates academic session at IIM-Bodh Gaya

  Patna, Aug 31 : Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani on Monday formally inaugurated the academic session of Indian Institute of Management (II... [ Read More ]
Kerala's Vision 2020 to bridge digital divide

Kerala's Vision 2020 to bridge digital divide

  Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 14 : The Kerala government has set in motion an ambitious policy framework that aims to bridge the digital divide by 2020 and make Keral... [ Read More ]

Now Andaman Express to go up to Vaishno Devi base camp

  New Delhi, Sep 4 : Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu on Friday flagged off the extended Chennai-Jammu Tawi Andaman Express, which now go up to Katra, the base cam... [ Read More ]

Over 136,000 Indian pilgrims to perform Haj this year

  New Delhi, Sep 4 : A total number of 136,020 pilgrims are expected to take part in the Haj pilgrimage this year, of whom 100,020 will be participating through t... [ Read More ]

A popular Muslim stereotype as opposed to official one (Comment: Special to IANS)

  On July 30, 2015, two high profile burials took place, almost formalizing new stereotypes of Indian Muslims. A former president of India and the other, a convic... [ Read More ]

Mumbai moonshine tragedy toll shoots up to 20

  Mumbai, June 19 : The toll in the illicit liquor tragedy in a suburban bar here has shot up to 20 with the death of seven more people, police said on Friday.At ... [ Read More ]

Woman's naked body found in Delhi

  New Delhi, June 18 : The naked body of an unidentified woman in her 40s was found in the national capital on Thursday evening, police said.A police official tol... [ Read More ]

12 Maoists killed in Jharkhand

  Ranchi, June 9 : Twelve Maoists were killed in a gunbattle with security personnel in Jharkhand's Palamau district, police said on Tuesday."Twelve Maoist guerri... [ Read More ]







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