A 21-year-old woman was allegedly raped by her neighbour at gunpoint at a village in Sikandarpur police station area here, police said today.
Deputy Superintendent of
The Delhi High Court has refused to entertain a plea seeking a direction to an unaided private school to admit two children under the Economically
Karnataka BJP chief B S Yeddyurappa today said a survey would be conducted by an external agency for ticket distribution for the 2018 assembly polls
Those parking their vehicles in Connaught Place for longer hours will soon have to pay more with the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) deciding to
National Democratic Alliance's (NDA) presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind will visit Srinagar on June 28 as part of the ongoing campaign, seeking support from its
China's indigenous next-generation bullet train with a maximum speed of 400 kmph made its debut today on the country's busiest Beijing-Shanghai line.
'Fuxing', a CR400AF model,
Russia's FSB security agency today said the Telegram messaging service was used by those behind the Saint Petersburg metro bombing, the latest salvo by authorities
American business schools could study India's implementation of the "complex" Goods and Services Tax (GST), Prime Minister Narendra Modi has suggested, ahead of the roll
An AirAsia flight to Malaysia was forced back to Australia today due to a technical problem, with one passenger saying the plane was "shaking like
Tech giant Google Inc will no longer scan the contents of your emails to serve up personalised adverts.
Privacy advocates have long criticised Google's practice of
Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka has refuted the general impression that the Indian IT industry is overly dependent on H-1B visas for its business mode, amid
The flagship Sensex today rallied 211 points to hit an all-time high of 31,494, lapping up a series of market-friendly measures taken by the Securities
Tata group is believed to be discussing buying a stake in debt-laden Air India amid the government looking at various options, including full or partial
A former head of immigration at IT major Infosys in the US has filed a lawsuit against the company, accusing it of "discrimination" against non-South
Travis Kalanick, the combative and troubled CEO of ride-hailing giant Uber, has resigned under pressure from investors.
The company's board confirmed the move early yesterday, saying
March 07, 2017 10:26 AM
Prolific author and MP Shashi Tharoor said he is astonished to know that Britain does not teach its colonial history in schools and urged the
February 21, 2017 09:52 AM
Right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos' publisher has cancelled his planned book, Dangerous. Simon & Schuster and its Threshold Editions imprint announced yesterday that "after careful
February 18, 2017 04:21 PM
Gulzar today advised the young generation of aspiring writers to "become their own critics" by emulating Mirza Ghalib's practise of repeatedly editing his own writings.
January 24, 2017 03:44 PM
Bangladeshi writer and activist Taslima Nasreen whose impromptu session at the Jaipur Literature Festival yesterday drew a minor protest here, will not be invited to
January 22, 2017 06:41 PM
Booker-winning British novelist and poet Alan Hollinghurst today said he found it "depressing" that despite being the world's biggest democracy, homosexuality was still outlawed in
Carrie Fisher seemed to have multiple drugs in her system at the time of her death, according to the full autopsy report. According to
Music maestro AR Rahman has offered condolences to the families of the victims of the deadly fire that engulfed the Grenfell Tower in London.
Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio has returned Marlon Brando's best actor Oscar statuette to the US government as part of an investigation into the money laundering
Salman Khan has a huge market in Pakistan but his fans might miss the Eid release of his new film "Tubelight" as the distributors are
A writer has charged that rock legend Bob Dylan lifted sections of his Nobel Prize lecture from SparkNotes, the free online study guide aimed at
Former India off-spinner Erapalli Prasanna on Friday took a dig at Virat Kohli and said if the current skipper feels he is the "boss" of
Speaking for the first time, Virat Kohli today said that he will never reveal dressing-room details, in an apparent reference to the now retired coach
Maria Sharapova will return to competitive tennis in July for two World Team Tennis matches.
Sharapova recently returned to the WTA Tour after a 15- month
India captain Virat Kohli has deleted his year-old tweet welcoming Anil Kumble's appointment as the national cricket team coach, further exposing the bitterness that had
The Indian cricket team arrived here for a limited-overs series against the West Indies amid the off-field drama surrounding Anil Kumble's resignation as head coach
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today greeted the nation on Eid and wished that it brings peace and brotherhood in society.
Eid-ul-Fitr, which marks culmination of the
“A parent contacted us with concerns about a written exercise given to a class during studies of a play by Shakespeare.”
It might sound unreal but a recent report suggests those selfie-snapping, blog-posting millennials are the generation most likely to visit a public library.
A public library
Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's trip to the US, a village in Mewat region of Haryana was today dedicated to President Donald Trump.
Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala, Naya Raipur in Chhattisgarh and Rajkot in Gujarat figure in the new list of 30 cities announced today for development as smart