Delhi CM seeks public opinion on budget

  New Delhi, April 19 : Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday attended the first day of the "Janta Ka Budget" street corner meeting in Patparganj assembl... [ Read More ]

Yechury is new chief of CPI-M, vows to strengthen party (Roundup)

  Visakhapatnam, April 19 : Senior leader Sitaram Yechury was unanimously elected the new general secretary of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) on Sun... [ Read More ]

Rahul Gandhi uttered 'white lie': Ravi Shankar Prasad

  New Delhi, April 19 : Accusing Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi of "insulting the most popular mandate" by terming the BJP-led NDA government as "anti-peopl... [ Read More ]

Sonam begins filming Neerja Bhanot biopic (Movie Snippets)

  Mumbai, April 19 : Actress Sonam Kapoor has begun shooting for the biopic of Neerja Bhanot, a Pan Am chief purser who was gunned down by terrorists when Flight ... [ Read More ]

Helen is unbelievable on screen: Malaika

  Mumbai, April 19 : Actress-producer Malaika Arora Khan, also known for her dancing skills, says there is nobody like yesteryear's dancing diva Helen.Asked how s... [ Read More ]

I'm hungry for roles: Lalu Alex

  Kochi, April 19 : It's been over three decades since Lalu Alex began to don the grease paint, but the Malayalam actor says he still has "the fire in me and I'm ... [ Read More ]

CSK post 156/4 against Rajasthan Royals

  Ahmedabad, April 19 : Chennai Super Kings posted 156/4 in the allotted 20 overs against Rajasthan Royals in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the Sardar P... [ Read More ]

Chennai Super Kings scored 156 against Rajasthan Royals, Innings 1 | 16th T20 | Indian Premier League 2015

  Chennai Super Kings : At the end of the first innings, Chennai Super Kings has scored 156 / 4 in 20.0 oversagainst Rajasthan Royals.Dwayne Bravo was top scorer ... [ Read More ]

Twin top rankings reflect rise of women in Indian sports: Saina (IANS Interview)

  Mumbai, April 19 : After reclaiming the top spot in badminton singles rankings, Saina Nehwal is doubly delighted at fellow Hyderabadi tennis ace Sania Mirza's r... [ Read More ]

Maoists free five of kidnapped people in Odisha

  Bhubaneswar, April 16 : The Maoists have released five of the 11 people they abducted on April 13 in Odisha's Malkangiri district, police said on Thursday.Direc... [ Read More ]

Stray dogs maul girl to death in Andhra

  Hyderabad, April 15 : Stray dogs on Wednesday mauled a six-year-old girl to death in Andhra Pradesh's Guntur district. The incident occurred in Kakumanu vi... [ Read More ]

Justice Dave recuses self from NJAC constitution bench

  New Delhi, April 15 : The hearing on a batch of petitions challenging the constitutional validity of the National Judicial Appointment Commission Act and the co... [ Read More ]

Survey underway for Gurgaon-Dwarka metro-link: Haryana CM

  Gurgaon, April 19 : Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Sunday said a survey was being conducted to connect Gurgaon with Delhi's Dwarka Sector-21 by m... [ Read More ]

ONGC crisis team battling Ankleshwar well fire

  Surat, April 19 : The crisis management team (CMT) of the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) continued to battle on Sunday the blaze that broke out during r... [ Read More ]

Kerala, German bodies link up for tech-skill development

  Thiruvananthapuram, April 19 : Coinciding with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's recent three-day visit to Germany where he pitched for the government's "Make in I... [ Read More ]

Sixty percent of burn patients in Jammu are women

  Jammu, April 15 : Women constitute sixty percent of those with burn injuries here, a study said here on Wednesday.The study -- Burns in Jammu: Retrospective ana... [ Read More ]

Half of pregnant women in India anaemic: Study

  Kolkata, April 15 : Half of the pregnant women and 74 percent of children under five in India are anaemic, a malnutrition mapping project stated on Wednesday.Th... [ Read More ]

New device converts diesel into household fuel for rural India

  Bengaluru, April 15 : Diesel, which is normally used in automobiles, buses, trucks and even railway engines and is considered "dirty", has been turned into a cl... [ Read More ]

Real Madrid confirm Modric's long term absence due to knee injury

  Madrid, April 19 : Spanish club Real Madrid have suffered a major setback three days before their Champions League quarter-final return leg home match to local ... [ Read More ]

Former New Zealand cricketer Sinclair sparks manhunt

  Napier, April 19 : Former New Zealand cricketer Mathew Sinclair sparked a manhunt when he was found missing after a domestic incident.Police were summoned to th... [ Read More ]

Penelope Cruz joins 'Zoolander 2' cast

  Los Angeles, April 19 : Actor Ben Stiller has shared that actress Penelope Cruz has joined the cast of "Zoolander 2".The actor took to photo-sharing website Ins... [ Read More ]

ONGC crisis team battling Ankleshwar well fire

  Surat, April 19 : The crisis management team (CMT) of the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) continued to battle on Sunday the blaze that broke out during r... [ Read More ]

Two boys drown in Gurgaon water tank

  Gurgaon, April 19 : Two boys drowned here in a water tank belonging to the Haryana Urban Development Authority (HUDA) on Sunday afternoon, police said.They were... [ Read More ]

9-day-old water protest in Khandwa continues

  Khandwa (MP), April 19 : With the agitation against the raising of the water-level in Omkareshwar dam here in Madhya Pradesh continuing for the ninth day on Sun... [ Read More ]

Mother's milk bank: a boon for working mothers in India

  New Delhi, April 19 : The picture was quite clear. Even the in-laws of 24-year-old Aarti Kataria wanted a proper gap between their grandchildren. But the urge o... [ Read More ]

India need not be too concerned about Ebola: Expert

  Thiruvananthapuram, April 19 : India need not be too concerned about the current Ebola outbreak but the country must be prepared to deal with any contingency in... [ Read More ]

Imams, maulvis help to spread immunisation in Uttar Pradesh (Health Feature)

  Badaun/Bareilly (Uttar Pradesh), April 19 : For Shabana Begum, it was not easy to take her 10-month old daughter Zoya to the special immunization camp set up in... [ Read More ]
Civil services exam results declared

Civil services exam results declared

  New Delhi, April 13 : The Union Public Service Commission on Sunday declared the results of the civil services (main) examination 2014.In a press release, the c... [ Read More ]
Vedanta college completes 20 years educating Rajasthan's girls

Vedanta college completes 20 years educating Rajasthan's girls

  Jaipur, April 8 : Hindustan Zinc, a part of the Vedanta Group, has completed 20 years of its initiative in Rajasthan's Sikar district to impart higher education... [ Read More ]

Jamia to patent winning ideas of innovation contest

  New Delhi, March 19 : The Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE) at Jamia Millia Islamia said it will patent the winning ideas of 'Innovate For a Caus... [ Read More ]

Tutu reaches Dalai Lama's abode to meet long-time friend

  Dharamsala, April 18 : South African anti-apartheid leader Archbishop Desmond Tutu on Saturday reached this north Indian hill station to meet his long-time frie... [ Read More ]

With Love from Obama, a 'Chadar' for Ajmer Sharif (IANS Exclusive)

  Mumbai, April 18 : The 803rd Urs (annual feast) celebrations of the revered saint Hazrat Khawaja Moinuddin Hasan Chisty of Ajmer, starting Monday, will be momen... [ Read More ]

Sacred wood for Lord Balabhadra's idol found in Odisha

  Bhubaneswar, April 17 : A neem tree whose wood is to be used for carving an idol of Lord Balabhadra was identified near Goddess Sarala shrine in Odisha's Jagats... [ Read More ]

Militants shoot at police officer in Baramulla district

  Srinagar, April 6 : Separatist guerrillas on Monday shot at and critically wounded a police officer in Baramulla district in north Kashmir.A senior police offic... [ Read More ]

Five Maoists arrested in Bihar

  Patna, Jan 18 : Five wanted Maoists were arrested in Bihar's Jehanabad district Sunday, police said.Jehanabad Superintendent of Police Ansuiya Ransingh Sahu sai... [ Read More ]

UP's hooch tragedy: Toll reaches 27, many critical

  Lucknow, Jan 13 : The toll in Monday's hooch tragedy in Uttar Pradesh's and Unnao risen to 27 Tuesday, as nine people undergoing treatment at various hospitals ... [ Read More ]