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60 Prominent TDP Leaders, Several Party Workers Join BJP In Telangana

Around 60 prominent national, state and district level leaders of the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) along with thousands of party workers joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday in Hyderabad in...

19 Aug 2019 7:18 am
Rain Fury Kills 22 In Himachal Pradesh, Delhi On Flood Alert: 10 Points

Heavy rain pummelled several parts of North India on Sunday, leaving at least 28 people dead and 22 missing in Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Punjab. A flood alert was issued in parts of Delhi,...

19 Aug 2019 7:10 am
She Wore Tuxedo For Her School Portrait. Then Yearbook Left Her Photo Out

Springville High School became the latest school to come under fire for censoring portraits over dress codes that many argue are arbitrary and archaic, keep students from expressing themselves or...

19 Aug 2019 7:05 am
Two Mass Murders A World Apart Share A Common Theme: Ecofascism

Before the slaughter of dozens of people in Christchurch, New Zealand and El Paso, Texas this year, the accused gunmen took pains to explain their fury, including their hatred of immigrants. The...

19 Aug 2019 6:55 am
Talks Will Be On PoK : Rajnath Singh After Pak Needles India On J&K

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh today continued to signal the country's tough stand to Pakistan, suggesting that should bilateral talks happen, it would not be on Jammu and Kashmir, but...

19 Aug 2019 6:48 am
Congress Has Lost Its Way : Haryana's BS Hooda Backs BJP On Kashmir

Congress's Haryana stalwart Bhupinder Singh Hooda raised eyebrows today by declaring support for the government's move to end special status for Jammu and Kashmir, deviating from the party line ahead...

19 Aug 2019 6:47 am
Iran Oil Tanker Departs After Gibraltar Rejects US Demand

The Iranian oil tanker at the centre of a diplomatic dispute has departed from Gibraltar after the British overseas territory rejected a US demand to seize the vessel.

19 Aug 2019 5:53 am
We'd Be Interested : Donald Trump Confirms He Wants US To Buy Greenland

US President Donald Trump on Sunday confirmed his interest in buying Greenland, but said it was not a priority for his administration.

19 Aug 2019 4:33 am
French Hiker Missing In Italy Since Nine Days Found Dead

The body of a French hiker who disappeared nine days ago south of Naples was found Sunday, local Italian authorities said.

19 Aug 2019 4:25 am
Crackdown Like Tiananmen Square In Hong Kong May Harm Trade Deal: Trump

US President Donald Trump on Sunday warned China that carrying out a Tiananmen Square-style crackdown on Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters would harm trade talks between the two countries.

19 Aug 2019 3:25 am
Madhya Pradesh Man Runs 100 Meters In 11 Seconds, Gets Government Support

A man from Shivpuri, Madhya Pradesh, has got government support after a video of him running barefoot for 100 metres in 11 seconds on the road went viral over the internet.

19 Aug 2019 3:21 am
Teen Forced Into Prostitution By Mother, Raped By Brother In Mumbai: Cops

Five people, including the mother, brother and husband of a teenage girl have been arrested on charges of rape and forcing her into prostitution, the police said on Sunday.

19 Aug 2019 3:07 am
US Having Very Good Discussions With Taliban: Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump on Sunday hailed progress in negotiations on an Afghanistan peace deal, saying that talks with both the Taliban and the Afghan government are going well.

19 Aug 2019 3:03 am
Scientists Find Arctic Ocean Sea Ice Loaded With Microplastics

At first glance, it looks like hard candy laced with flecks of fake fruit, or a third grader's art project confected from recycled debris. In reality, it's a sliver of Arctic Ocean sea ice riddled...

19 Aug 2019 2:12 am
Man Arrested For Providing Fake Work Visas In Delhi: Police

A 35-year-old man was arrested for allegedly duping people on the pretext of providing work visas, the police said on Sunday.

19 Aug 2019 2:06 am
Branded Witch , Nepal Woman Beaten Up, Forced To Eat Human Excreta: Cops

A 35-year-old woman in Nepal was allegedly beaten up and forced to eat human faeces by a group of villagers over accusations of witchcraft, the police said on Sunday.

19 Aug 2019 1:50 am
Action Likely Against Assam Official Over Citizens List: Report

The National Register of Citizens (NRC) authority is considering recommending strong action against a senior Assam government official for alleged irregularities in checking documents of people from...

19 Aug 2019 1:25 am
FIR Against Shiv Sena Leader Over Dalit Woman's Rape In Maharashtra: Cops

Shiv Sena leader and former mayor of Ahmednagar in Maharashtra, Bhagvan Phulsundar, has been booked for allegedly abetting rape of a dalit woman by two of his brothers over a land dispute, the police...

19 Aug 2019 1:14 am
Parts Of Air Force Aircraft Recovered 51 Years After It Went Missing

A joint team of Dogra Scouts and Indian Air Force (IAF) on Sunday recovered parts of AN-12 BL-534 Aircraft that had gone missing over Rohtang Pass in Himachal Pradesh about 51 years ago.

19 Aug 2019 1:03 am
Some People Not Aware Of Ancient Indian Knowledge: HRD Minister

Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal has said that some people criticise him as they are not able to accept his highlights about ancient Indian inventions and knowledge.

19 Aug 2019 12:48 am
Maharashtra Leader Raj Thackeray Summoned Over Probe Into IL&FS Crisis

Firebrand Maharashtra politician Raj Thackeray has been summoned in connection with a case linked to the collapse of shadow bank Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services (IL&FS) late last year by...

19 Aug 2019 12:40 am
3 Arrested For Beating Madhya Pradesh Man Over Charges Of Theft: Cops

Three persons were arrested for allegedly beating a man over charges of theft and attempting to meet some women in the Dodiya Khadi village in Madhya Pradesh's Shajapur, police said on Sunday.

19 Aug 2019 12:19 am
Madhya Pradesh Official Suspended After Botched Surgeries Blind 11

The Madhya Pradesh government has suspended a top medical officer following the loss of vision of 11 patients who underwent free cataract surgery at a private hospital in Indore on August 8. Two other...

19 Aug 2019 12:11 am
Madhya Pradesh Woman Allegedly Kills Son, Daughter With Axe, Arrested

A 35-year-old tribal woman allegedly killed her two children in Sohagpur town of Madhya Pradesh's Shahdol district, police said on Sunday.

19 Aug 2019 12:10 am
3 Of Family Shot Dead, 2 Injured Allegedly By Railway Police Personnel

Three members of a family were shot dead and two injured when a Railway Protection Force (RPF) personnel allegedly opened fire on them in Jharkhand's Ramgarh district, police said on Sunday.

19 Aug 2019 12:03 am
Rajasthan: Wife Among 3 Arrested For Man's Murder, Says Police

Three people, including the wife of the man found dead at Odhania village in Rajasthan's Jaisalmer, were arrested in the case, police said Sunday.

18 Aug 2019 11:49 pm
Food Delivery Executive Carries Beer For Customer In Gujarat, Arrested

A man working for a food delivery chain has been arrested for allegedly carrying beer cans meant for a customer in Vadodara in Gujarat, a dry state, police said on Sunday.

18 Aug 2019 11:45 pm
Madhya Pradesh Godman Threatens To Kill Himself Over Cow Protection Job

A self-styled godman has threatened to commit suicide outside Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath's house in Bhopal on Monday if he is not appointed as the chairman of the state's Cow Protection...

18 Aug 2019 11:40 pm
AIR Broadcasts PM Modi's Independence Day Speech In 15 Foreign Languages

The All India Radio for the first time translated and broadcast the entire Independence Day speech of Prime Narendra Modi in 15 foreign languages through its External Services Division (ESD),...

18 Aug 2019 11:40 pm
Verdict On Tarun Tejpal's Plea For Dismissing Charges Likely Tomorrow

The Supreme Court is likely to pronounce on Monday its verdict on Tehelka magazine founder Tarun Tejpal's plea seeking dismissal of charges in an alleged sexual assault case lodged against him by a...

18 Aug 2019 11:16 pm
2 Nigerians Arrested For Duping Chhattisgarh Woman Of Rs 44 Lakh: Cops

Chhattisgarh police have arrested two Nigerian nationals from New Delhi for allegedly duping a Rajnandgaon-based woman of around Rs 44 lakh after befriending her on a social networking site, an...

18 Aug 2019 11:07 pm
Pak Violates Ceasefire, Targets Villages In Jammu And Kashmir's Rajouri

Pakistani troops violated ceasefire by targeting forward posts and villages along the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri district for the second successive day on Sunday, a defence spokesman said.

18 Aug 2019 11:07 pm
Carbon Footprint Row Over Greta Thunberg's Yacht Trip To New York

The team behind teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg's yacht voyage to New York on Sunday fended off claims that her trip will create carbon emissions because team members will take transatlantic...

18 Aug 2019 11:06 pm
Ghaziabad Man Arrested For Killing 7-Year-Old Niece: Police

The Khoda police have arrested a man for allegedly killing his seven-year-old niece on Eid al-Adha, said an official here on Sunday.

18 Aug 2019 10:50 pm
2 Teenage Boys Arrested For Allegedly Gang-Raping 5-Year-Old Girl In UP

Two teenage boys were arrested in Uttar Pradesh's Fatehpur district for allegedly gang-raping a five-year-old girl, police said on Sunday.

18 Aug 2019 10:46 pm
Woman Allegedly Set On Fire By In-Laws In Delhi

A 32-year-old woman was allegedly set on fire by her in-laws in south east Delhi's Nizamuddin area, police said on Sunday.

18 Aug 2019 10:41 pm
4 Killed As Car Skids Off Yamuna Expressway In Greater Noida

Four employees of an Information Technology company, including a woman, were killed on Sunday after their SUV skidded off the Yamuna Expressway in Greater Noida amid light rains and fell into a 30-ft...

18 Aug 2019 10:25 pm
Case Against Odisha Senior Cop For Allegedly Assaulting Pregnant Woman

A case has been registered against the Superintendent of Police of Odisha's Sundargarh district for allegedly assaulting a pregnant woman last month which lead to her miscarriage, a police officer...

18 Aug 2019 10:15 pm
Yamuna Nears Warning Level, Flood Alert For Delhi

The Delhi government today sounded a flood alert for the city and asked people in low-lying areas to vacate their place as the water level neared warning level in the Yamuna river, officials said.

18 Aug 2019 9:36 pm
Economic Condition Of Dalits, Others Worsening Amid Slowdown: Mayawati

Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati on Sunday said that the condition of people from underprivileged communities like Dalits is deteriorating because of India's economic slowdown.

18 Aug 2019 9:33 pm
1.7 Million Protesters Throng Hong Kong Streets, Largest Rally In Weeks

A sea of democracy activists flooded the streets of Hong Kong Sunday in a defiant show to the city's leaders that their movement still pulls wide public support, despite mounting violence and...

18 Aug 2019 9:12 pm
Like A Mother Of A Soldier : Mumbai Woman's Pups Accepted Into Dog Squad

Tiny, cute and furry - these are probably the first words to pop into mind when you see the three German Shepherd puppies. But very soon, these adorable little canineswill be training to become...

18 Aug 2019 9:02 pm
President Kovind Meets Singer Lata Mangeshkar, Wishes Her Good Health

President Ram Nath Kovind visited Bharat Ratna Lata Mangeshkar at her residence in Mumbai and wished her good health.

18 Aug 2019 8:59 pm
Ready For Any Probe : HD Kumaraswamy On Alleged Phone Tapping Case

With Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa announcing a CBI probe into the alleged phone tapping case during the previous Janata Dal Secular (JDS)-Congress coalition government, former Chief...

18 Aug 2019 8:51 pm
Delhi: Blue And Aqua Line Metro Stations Get Connected By Walkway

In a major ease for commuters, a 300-metres walkway connecting the interchange metro stations of Blue and Aqua lines was inaugurated on Sunday, officials said.

18 Aug 2019 7:49 pm
Delhi's Sunday Air Quality Best Of This Year So Far

Residents of Delhi on Sunday breathed the cleanest air of the year so far, thanks to widespread rainfall in the National Capital Region over the past few days, officials said.

18 Aug 2019 7:28 pm
Ground Penetrating Radars Being Used To Locate Bodies, 116 Dead In Kerala

Ground Penetrating Radars were put into use on Sunday to locate bodies at Kavalappara in Malappuram and Puthumala in Wayanad, where massive landslides had wiped out two villages, even as the toll in...

18 Aug 2019 7:23 pm
Himachal Pradesh Receives Highest-Ever Rainfall In 24 Hours

The local Indian Meteorological Department on Sunday said Himachal Pradesh received the highest ever rainfall for a 24-hour period, since records began almost 70 years ago.

18 Aug 2019 7:15 pm
Family Of Rajasthan Dalit Man Allegedly Killed By Mob Clash With Cops

A fight broke out between police and protestors including the family of a lynching victim at Bhiwadi in Rajasthan's Alwar district on Sunday over the inaction of police in connection with the case.

18 Aug 2019 7:10 pm
Spa Sex Racket Busted In Mumbai, 6 Thai Women Rescued: Police

The crime branch of the Mumbai Police has claimed to busted a sex racket being operated from a spa centre in suburban Vile Parle, police said, adding six Thai women were rescued after a raid was...

18 Aug 2019 7:05 pm