Prime Minister Narendra Modi today remembered the Emergency imposed on this day in 1975, saying "such a black night" cannot be forgotten, and underlined the
The Public Works Department of the Delhi government has issued a notice to former Cabinet minister Kapil Mishra, asking him to vacate his Civil Lines
The Army is now actively considering recruiting civilian staff in peace stations to do away with the colonial-era Sahayak system, in the wake of rising
A police official was today injured in an exchange of fire with naxals in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Bijapur district, police said.
"Sub-inspector Arun Markam sustained bullet injuries
A 40-year-old man was shot dead in Kusaurikalan village here allegedly due to a monetary dispute with some locals, the police said today.
Santosh Singh was
South Korea President Moon Jae-in said he hopes to see North Korean athletes at next year's Winter Olympics in South Korea to ease tensions over
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today arrived here on the second leg of his three-nation tour for his first bilateral meeting with US President Donald Trump,
Three terrorists, including their ring leader, were today killed and four security personnel injured in a gun battle in Pakistan's restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, police
Pakistan on Saturday violated the ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch sector.
Pakistan resorted to unprovoked indiscriminate firing from small
British Columbia Supreme Court judge of Indian-origin Parbinder Kaur Shergill has become first turbaned Sikh woman Supreme Court judge of Canada.
The appointment was made with
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
The Sensex took off on a bumpy note -- in step with Asia -- by stumbling 63 points today as oil prices took a big
The rupee fell further by 15 paise to 64.64 against the US dollar today, with a lacklustre domestic stock market casting its shadow on the
Paytm has applied for a licence to set up a money market mutual fund that will enable the company to expand its financial offerings to
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
January 03, 2017 03:49 PM
Booker prize-winning English novelist and pioneering art critic John Berger, has passed away at the age of 90.
A lifelong Marxist intellectual, Berger died at his
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
Aamir Khan's 'Dangal' has now achieved a new and huge milestone which has only been reached by four other movies in history!
The Nitesh Tiwari-directorial has
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday told Prime Minister Narendra Modi that he watched Aamir Khan-starrer sports drama Bollywood film Dangal and liked it.
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
The BCCI failed to resolve the differences between Anil Kumble and Virat Kohli despite its best efforts, said senior board official Rajeev Shukla before assuring
The Karnataka Assembly has sentenced two editors of Kannada tabloids, including noted scribe Ravi Belagere, to one year in jail for breach of privilege over
The government is finalising a policy which is aimed at keeping a hawk's eye vigil on the social media to check if it is being
The farmers' protest on Thursday turned violent on Thane-Badlapur highway. The protesting farmers said that their land is being acquired by the Ministry of Defence.
Incessant rains since last night brought down the temperated this morning, with the mercury settling five notches below normal in Delhi. Humidity levels, however,
Unsuccessful love stories have found a very vivid description in a Supreme Court observation wherein it has said that women sacrificing their relationship to accept