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Amritsar train accident: Dussehra celebration turns into tragedy

According to some eyewitnesses the celebration was not held at Chaura Bazar ground last year due to its proximity to railway lines.

20 Oct 2018 2:39 am
4 lapses that killed 60 in Amritsar train accident 

Dussehra festivities turned tragic as train ran into local revellers on tracks

20 Oct 2018 2:19 am
IPL: Mumbai Indians buy de Kock, release Mustafizur and Dananjaya

Quinton de Kock played eight matches for RCB lasts season and scored 201 runs for Virat Kohli's side in IPL 2018.

19 Oct 2018 11:12 pm
Railways releases helpline numbers for Amritsar train tragedy

The number of dead and injured is still not clear but different sources quoted different casualty figures ranging between 30 and 60 dead.

19 Oct 2018 10:31 pm
On Dussehra, harassed husbands in Maharashtra burn effigy of Shurpanakha

Members of 'Patni Pidit Purush Sanghatana' said women are misusing laws in the country and harassing their husbands and in-laws.

19 Oct 2018 10:01 pm
WATCH | Disturbing moments of train running over people in Amritsar

Two trains arrived from the opposite direction at the same time giving little opportunity to people to escape.

19 Oct 2018 9:57 pm
Amritsar train tragedy: Amarinder Singh annnounces Rs 5 lakh ex-gratia to kin of deceased

A large number of people had gathered to watch the Ravana burning near Joda Phatak crossing. When the effigy caught fire, they ran helter-skelter in a near-stampede.

19 Oct 2018 9:07 pm
Train runs into crowd at Ravana burning in Amritsar, several dead

Amritsar train accident: More than 50 people were killed after a train ran into crowd at Joda Phatak crossing in Amritsar. People had gathered to see burning of a Ravan effigy on Dussehra.

19 Oct 2018 7:48 pm
PSE: Arvind Kejriwal, Amarinder Singh rank high as CMs of Delhi, Punjab respectively

On the choice of the next prime minister, Narendra Modi was ahead of Rahul Gandhi in Delhi but the PM trailed behind the Congress president in Punjab.

19 Oct 2018 7:33 pm
Tim Paine disappointed with batsmen after poor show in Abu Dhabi Test vs Pakistan

The Australian batsmen failed to play Mohammad Abbas properly as the right-arm pacer returned with match figures of 10/95 in the second Test in Abu Dhabi.

19 Oct 2018 7:33 pm
Hurray! Some fresh air in Delhi, at least for a day

Instances of stubble burning in North India-- one of the leading factors behind the air pollution and smog that New Delhi and the larger National Capital Region experience every winter--were lower in the last three days compared to the same period last year, satellite imagery provided by Nasa shows.

19 Oct 2018 5:28 pm
China intends to launch 3 artificial moons to replace streetlights by 2022

The artificial moon is a satellite carrying a huge space mirror, which would reflect the sunlight to the earth.

19 Oct 2018 5:17 pm
Hyundai Santro all set for October 23 launch, here are top things about it we bet you never knew

Online bookings for the Santro have already begun with sales touted to begin from the day of launch.

19 Oct 2018 5:06 pm
Metres from Sabarimala, 2 women face stubborn glass ceiling and return

Two days after the Sabarimala temple reopened, no woman from the age group previously banned has yet been able to enter the Lord Ayyappa shrine in Kerala.

19 Oct 2018 4:41 pm
India adds 7,300 new millionaires in one year, 18% billionaires women | 10 takeaways

A Credit Suisse report has revealed that the number of dollar millionaires in India has gone up to 3,43,000 - an absolute increase of 3.04 lakh people in the dollar-millionaire club.

19 Oct 2018 4:18 pm
Anirban Blah tries to commit suicide after sexual harassment allegations

Bollywood talent manager Anirban Das Blah, who was accused of sexually harassing several women, tried to commit suicide today.

19 Oct 2018 4:13 pm
UP: Journalist injured as bullet fired by BJP MLA's son hits him on neck during RSS event

The event was held in blatant violation of law and the organisers were publicly displaying lethal weapons.

19 Oct 2018 3:49 pm
5 militants shot dead by security forces in J&K's Baramulla

Five militants have been shot dead by security forces in two separate gunfights in Baramulla district.

19 Oct 2018 3:40 pm
Mohammad Abbas takes 10 wickets as Pakistan thrash Australia to win Test series

Mohammad Abbas bagged 5/33 and 5/62 to script Pakistan's massive 373-run victory over Australia in the Abu Dhabi Test.

19 Oct 2018 3:13 pm
Battlefield Sabarimala: Other religious places which say no entry to women

As three women have already turned back from the Sabarimala temple and the row gets uglier by the minute, we take a look at some other religious places in India that deny entry to women.

19 Oct 2018 3:08 pm
4 people burnt to death as truck and passenger bus collide in Tamil Nadu

Visuals from the accident spot show the two vehicles covered in huge flames and clouds of smoke billowing out of them.

19 Oct 2018 2:49 pm
4 people burnt to death as tuck and passenger bus collide in Tamil Nadu

Visuals from the accident spot show the two vehicles covered in huge flames and clouds of smoke billowing out of them.

19 Oct 2018 2:49 pm
Pistol Pandey video: Ashish's bail plea rejected

On Sunday, the ex-lawmaker's son brandished a firearm at a couple at a 5-star hotel in the capital. An expletive-filled video of the altercation emerged this week.

19 Oct 2018 2:27 pm
Bihar police officer suspended after video of getting massage on duty goes viral | Watch

ASI Zafar Imam was caught on video, getting a back and head massage while hearing people's grievances inside the police station in Kaimur district.

19 Oct 2018 2:21 pm
Happy Dussehra 2018: Aamir Khan and Priyanka Chopra lead wishes from Bollywood

From Aamir Khan and Akshay Kumar to Ajay Devgn and Kajol, many celebrities shared special messages on Dussehra 2018.

19 Oct 2018 2:08 pm
Jaish claims responsibility for IED blast injuring 7 soldiers in South Kashmir's Pulwama

The IED was planted under a bridge on the Trichal-Lassipora Road and was triggered when an armored vehicle of the 55 Rashtriya Rifles was crossing it.

19 Oct 2018 1:41 pm
Abu Dhabi Test: Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed taken to hospital

Abu Dhabi Test: Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed was complaining of a headache after he woke up on Friday morning.

19 Oct 2018 1:17 pm
Hyundai Santro spied in top-spec Asta variant

The all-new Hyundai Santro will be launched on Tuesday, October 23, 2018. The online bookings for the hatchback are currently ongoing.

19 Oct 2018 12:56 pm
Most bookies in international cricket are Indians: ICC ACU's Alex Marshall

International Cricket Council's Anti Corruption Unit general manager Alex Marshall has said that most of the bookies indulging in corrupt practices are of Indian origin.

19 Oct 2018 10:54 am
Sushant Singh Rajput denies sexually harassing Sanjana Sanghi, shares chat screenshots

Sushant Singh Rajput was accused of sexually harassing his Kizie Aur Manny co-star Sanjana Sanghi.

19 Oct 2018 10:17 am
Petrol, diesel prices fall after global price cut

Since October 5, diesel price has risen by Rs 2.74 per litre and petrol price by Rs 1.33 a litre.

19 Oct 2018 10:05 am
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19 Oct 2018 9:46 am
Denmark Open: Kidambi Srikanth beats Lin Dan to reach quarter-finals

World No.1 Kidambi Srikanth took 1 hour and 3 minutes to register a thrilling win over China's Lin Dan 18-21, 21-17, 21-16.

19 Oct 2018 8:34 am
History in the making as two women trek to Sabarimala temple amid heavy security cover

The Kerala Police has deployed cops in large numbers after the two women requested security cover to enable them to go to the Sabarimala temple.

19 Oct 2018 8:28 am
Only 10% Indians who applied for Green Card got it in 2017

As of April 2018, there were 6,32,219 Indian immigrants and their spouses and minor children waiting for Green Cards. India has the maximum number of people waiting in line.

19 Oct 2018 8:17 am
Meerut becomes new gun hub for Delhi gangs

From pistols to AK-47 replicas, city cops launch a big crackdown against rackets in the NCR town

19 Oct 2018 6:48 am
RSS chief finds fault with Supreme Court's order allowing women entry in Sabarimala

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat and Kerala CM Pinarayai Vijayan traded charges amid row

19 Oct 2018 5:34 am
Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar look to imbibe qualities of longetivity and passion from Dhoni, Kohli

Jasprit Bumrah and Bhuvneshwar Kumar reveal how they look to improve their bowling and speak candidly about the competition among India's fast bowling unit.

18 Oct 2018 9:57 pm
Hindu candidates don't ask me to campaign, says Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad

Azad's controversial comment has caused controversy with BJP saying he had insulted Hindus.

18 Oct 2018 9:56 pm
Shiv Sena joins growing chorus for Ram mandir in Ayodhya

Thackeray's statement has come on the same day when RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat said the government should pass a law to authorise the building of a Ram mandir in Ayodhya rather than “test the patience of society”.

18 Oct 2018 9:27 pm
Top 3 Kandahar officials killed by own guards, US general survives

Powerful provincial police chief Abdul Raziq and the province's intelligence chief Abdul Mohmin died immediately in the attack and provincial governor Zalmay Wesa died of his injuries at a hospital.

18 Oct 2018 8:01 pm
Air quality in Delhi very poor despite fewer stubble burning cases in Punjab, Haryana

The images you will see below continue a trend seen since the beginning of this month. IndiaToday.in has been tracking stubble burning instances in North India with the help of satellite imagery

18 Oct 2018 6:33 pm
These photos show Jaish, Lashkar terrorists are part of Pakistan BAT teams

The photos India Today TV has accessed add weight to the Indian government's argument that the Pakistan Army and Rangers not only help Pakistan-based terrorist groups inflitrate the IB and the Line of Control, but use them as Border Action Team members.

18 Oct 2018 5:45 pm
ND Tiwari, politician of many hues, dies on his 93rd birthday

ND Tiwari was a prime ministerial candidate in 1991 after Rajiv Gandhi's assassination. But he lost the Lok Sabha polls by 800 votes.

18 Oct 2018 5:17 pm
Sandakozhi 2 Review: Testosterone overflows in average film from Vishal

Sandakozhi 2 starring Vishal is an inadequate sequel that fails to live up to the first part, says our review.

18 Oct 2018 5:09 pm
US to propose major changes in H-1B visas by January

The Trump administration in the United States is planning to make major changes in the definition of employment and specialty occupations under the H-1B visas by January.

18 Oct 2018 5:03 pm
MJ Akbar defamation case: BJP leader's statement to be recorded on October 31

Akbar's counsel said in court today that tweets describing him as a predator were defamatory.

18 Oct 2018 4:18 pm
Kashmir: Militant killed, another arrested for hurling grenades inside court complex

Security forces arrested 16-year-old Faizan Majeed, a resident of Tral in Pulwama. They claim that he had joined the militant ranks two weeks ago.

18 Oct 2018 3:51 pm
Badhaai Ho Movie Review: Neena Gupta and Gajraj Rao rule this family comedy

Badhaai Ho, starring Ayushmann Khurrana and Neena Gupta, is delightful in the first half but soon loses its fizz, says our review.

18 Oct 2018 2:30 pm
Namaste England Review: Arjun and Parineeti are forgettable in stale film

Namaste England is a waste of time starring Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra in completely forgettable roles, says our review.

18 Oct 2018 2:02 pm