A man has been booked for posting ‘unpleasant and objectionable’ remarks on facebook against Pejawar mutt chief Visheshateertha Swamiji for hosting "harmony feast" for Muslims
The body of Mustafa Dossa, one of the masterminds of the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts who died yesterday, was buried at a cemetery here in
The Congress today decided to keep away from the special midnight June 30 meeting convened by the government on GST implementation.
Party's senior spokesperson Satyavrat Chaturvedi
A day after the nationwide protest against the alleged lynching incidents targeted at Muslims , Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said there was no atmosphere
The Centre today approved Rs 795.54 crore funds to Karnataka for providing relief to farmers who lost their rabi (winter) crops in 2016 due to
North Korea has issued orders to execute former South Korean President Park Geun-hye and her spy chief for having made plans to assassinate North Korean
The Trump administration has set new criteria for visa applicants from six mainly Muslim nations and all refugees that require a "close" family or business
China must force the Indian troops to retreat "by all necessary means" and New Delhi must be "taught the rules", a nationalistic state-run daily here
A day after India and the US asked Pakistan to stop cross-border terror, China today put up a strong defence of its 'all-weather' ally, saying
A superstitious 80-year-old Chinese woman delayed a flight in Shanghai after throwing coins at the engine for good luck, but will not face charges, official
Reliance Industries' Chairman and Managing Director Mukesh Ambani kept his annual salary capped at Rs 15 crore for the ninth year on the trot and
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today held an inter-ministerial meeting to examine risks related to virtual currencies (VCs) like bitcoins.
Although several issues concerning bitcoins were discussed,
Markets swung into weakness as the Sensex today fell over 76 points and the NSE Nifty slipped below the 9,500 mark as investors brought down
The rupee traded lower by 6 paise at 64.59 against the US dollar in early part today, pressured by a lower opening in the domestic
Stocks made a U-turn today as the Sensex fell 107 points and the Nifty slipped through 9,550 after wiping off their early gains. This
March 18, 2017 09:44 AM
Derek Walcott, a Nobel-prize winning poet known for capturing the essence of his native Caribbean, has died on the island of St Lucia. He was
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
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
Mobile manufacturers VIVO today retained the Indian Premier League's title sponsorship for the next five years with a whopping Rs 2,199 crore bid, a mammoth
The Board of Control of Cricket in India (BCCI) will constitute a committee to see how the Supreme Court appointed-Lodha Panel recommendations are implemented by
The Badminton Association of India (BAI) on Sunday announced a cash reward of Rs. 5 lakh for Kidambi Srikanth after the shuttler lifted his maiden
Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth notched up his second successive Super Series title with a stunning straight-game triumph over reigning Olympic and world champion Chen Long
Barcelona star Lionel Messi could avoid his 21-month prison sentence for tax fraud for a fine.
On Friday, the Barcelona state prosecutor said it was not
Heavy overnight rains lashed Mumbai and adjoining areas causing water logging in several low-lying areas here, resulting in slow movement of peak hour rail and
The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) has said 'gau rakshaks' (cow protectors) are "worthy of respect" and that they come out on streets to save cows
A girl was allegedly burnt alive by her neighbour for resisting a molestation bid in Shahiganeshpur area here, police said today.
The incident took place yesterday
The Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry on Tuesday appointed a new nine-member panel, under the Chairmanship of eminent scientist Krishnaswamy Kasturirangan,who headed the Indian Space
Eid-ul-Fitr was today celebrated across Kashmir as people thronged mosques, shrines and Eidgahs for special prayers but a few incident of stone-pelting and clashes between protestors