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Peaceful polling in Jharkhand, 45.14% polling till 1 p.m.

Notable candidates in the fray are former Jharkhand Chief Minister Babulal Marandi, Urban Development Minister C.P. Singh and Education Minister Neera Yadav

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 1:37 pm

Four from Karnataka killed in road mishap near Ongole in A.P.

The deceased were on their way to console one Saraswathi, who had lost her husband

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 1:02 pm

Two civilians injured as Pakistan troops fire mortars from across LoC, IB

10 houses suffered minor damage in the overnight shelling

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 12:59 pm

Day four of Ranji Trophy game in Assam suspended due to curfew

BCCI clarified that Tripura-Jharkhand match was going ahead as scheduled despite protests in Agartala.

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 12:50 pm

Vehicle users misuse Pedestrian Plaza; residents unhappy

Two wheeler users continue to misuse the footpath, especially near the numerous eateries on the stretch. The nuisance is higher along the stretches opposite Holy Angels S

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 12:11 pm

Benchmark Indices Rise as U.S. Fed leaves rates unchanged

Yes Bank was the top gainer in the Sensex rallying up to 4.32%, followed by ICICI Bank, Tata Motors, Tata Steel, Vedanta, IndusInd Bank, Hero MotoCorp, SBI and Sun Pharma

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 12:04 pm

U.S. Senators proposes bill to clamp down on World Bank lending to China

That legislation codifies Congress support for Administration efforts to graduate China from the World Banks International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD)

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 11:34 am

New Zealand police plan to recover bodies from volcanic island on December 13

There were 47 people on the island at the time of the eruption

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 11:20 am

Iraq protesters form mini-state in Baghdads Tahrir Square

The self-reliant encampment is the heart of a protest movement that seeks the radical overhaul of Iraq's political system, and despite frequent power cuts, it never stops

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 10:57 am

Rupee rises 21 paise to 70.64 against USD in early trade

Forex traders said the domestic unit gained ground ahead of the release of key macro-economic numbers.

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 10:03 am

KPL scam: HC grants bail to cricketers

The High Court of Karnataka on Wednesday granted bail to cricketers C.M. Gautam and Abrar Khazi, who were arrested for their alleged involvement in th

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 9:04 am

Man with fake passport booked

The Wilson Garden police registered a case against a man from the U.S. who allegedly got an Indian passport illegally after his passport was impounded

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 9:03 am

High levels of methane caused Bellandur lake fire?

A study by the UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (UK CEH), UK, has found out that exceptionally high levels of methane gas from untreated raw sewa

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 9:02 am

St. Philomena College gets Centres recognition

The Union Ministry of Human Resource and Development has identified St. Philomena College, Puttur, as among the best performing institutions with gree

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 9:02 am

Lourdes School gets British Council award

Lourdes Central School, Mangaluru, has been awarded the prestigious International School Award by British Council of India.School Principal Rev. Fr. R

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 9:01 am

Protest in Udupi against Bill

Members of the district units of Students Islamic Organisation of India, Jamaat-e-Islami Hind, Welfare Party of India, Dalit Damanitara Horata Samiti

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 9:01 am

Governor launchesplantation drive at ALC

Planting saplings wherever possible is need of the hour, says Governor

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 8:59 am

12-year-old allegedly gangraped in Haryanas Karnal

The four accused, including a minor, have been detained in connection with the rape which took place during the past two months

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 8:55 am

Remove scriptwriters name from Mamamkam credits: HC

It is prima facie clear that author of script is Sajeev Pillai

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 8:53 am

2 men wanted in dacoity held in Bihar

Two men wanted in a case of dacoity of jewellery worth 90 lakh in a moving train near Subzi Mandi railway station here have been arrested from Gaya i

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 8:50 am

Discontent among MVA allies delays allocation of portfolios?

The wait for allocation of ministries in the Uddhav Thackeray-led Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government is getting longer, underlining eluding con

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 8:49 am

Suspected jihadist attack kills 70 soldiers in Niger, say official

The bloodshed comes just days ahead of a summit in France where French President Emmanuel Macron is expected to meet with West African leaders to discuss the French milit

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 8:23 am

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: Court likely to pronounce judgment on December 12

The accused included eight females and 12 males.

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 8:04 am

Morning digest: Army deployed in Assam, Tripura as anti-CAB protests continue; third phase of polling begins i..

A select list of stories to read before you start your day

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 7:56 am

Location impacts gender diversity in India: Intel study

There is 30% representation of women in corporate India

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 7:34 am

Trump signs order targeting college anti-Semitism

The Jewish Democratic Council of America called it a political stunt.

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 6:57 am

U.S. hits Iran with new sanctions, hopes for prisoner dialogue

The sanctions target Irans state shipping line and a China-based company that has been involved in delivering missile parts to Iran.

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 6:43 am

Identity of Secular Democracy Incredibly Important for India: U.S. Lawmaker Ami Bera

The Congressman is planning to speak on a variety of topics, including Kashmir, with different levels of the Indian government next week, according to a member of the Con

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 5:33 am

Family of boy rescued from bonded labour gets 10-lakh relief

The minor was herding goats

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 4:54 am

Tiruchi constable breathes life into accident victim

Video goes viral on social media

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 4:53 am

777 papers filed in Tiruchi

As many as 777 nominations were received for the rural local body election in Tiruchi district on Wednesday. A majority of the nominations were for vi

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 4:52 am

Man detained under NSA

A man from Madhya Pradesh, who was arrested by Crime Branch CID Organised Crime Unit in September on the charge of selling guns illegally in Tiruchi,

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 4:51 am

Five persons arrested for online marketing fraud

A special team of city police has arrested five persons of a multi-level online marketing firm dealing in bit coins on the charge cheating several dep

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 4:50 am

Honouring a fiery poet

The special postal cover commemorating the 137th birth anniversary of Mahakavi Subramania Bharathiar was released at the Tiruchi Head Post Office

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 4:48 am

Coimbatore to have woman as mayor

Worshipful madam mayor is how the citys residents and Coimbatore Corporation councillors will get to address the next mayor, as the State government

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 4:33 am

Modi-Abe summit not to be moved from Guwahati

The clarification came after reports suggested that the venue could be shifted from the Assam capital which has experienced sustained protests over the past few days agai

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 4:32 am

Sewage overflowing from storm water drain troubles residents

They are forced to walk on the drain margins to move from one end of the road to another

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 4:28 am

Burglars decamp with gold jewellery near Sulur

Burglars decamped with 19 sovereigns of gold jewellery after breaking in a house near Sulur. Arun Pandian (27), a resident of Anjaneyar Nagar near Pap

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 4:27 am

Odishas Rushikulya sees first olive ridley nesting

Eggs hatched from sporadic nestings have to be protected as the wire fencing to be put in place to protect nests and eggs will be erected only in February, before the mas

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 4:05 am

Repay amount spent on Polavaram: Andhra Pradesh

Party MPs make a representation to Union Finance Minister

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 3:25 am

Canadian view of China worsens as row drags into second year, poll results reveal

The survey undertaken by the Angus Reid Institute says that nine out of 10 respondents believe China cannot be trusted to uphold human rights and refrain from interfering

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 3:22 am

Union Minister Rameswar Telis house in Assam attacked by Anti-Citizenship (Amendment) Bill protesters: officia..

They said properties were damaged at the residence located at Duliajan in Dibrugarh district without giving further details

The Hindu 12 Dec 2019 2:34 am