2 youths held for posting objectionable photo of Adityanath on social media

Muzaffarnagar, Nov 20 Two youths have been arrested in Muzaffarnagar district for allegedly posting an objectionable photograph of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on social media, a...

Nov 20, 2017 6:53 PM | Newsscroll

No authoritative info on presence of ISIS in J&K: MHA

New Delhi, Nov 20 The government today sought to downplay Islamic State's presence in Jammu and Kashmir, but acknowledged the resurgence of a radical group in the Valley.There is no authoritative...

Nov 20, 2017 6:50 PM | Newsscroll

Four of orchestra party electrocuted

Gopalganj, Nov 20 Four persons, including two women, of an orchestra party were electrocuted in Bihar's Gopalganj district today, police said.Three others of the band also sustained injuries, they...

Nov 20, 2017 6:53 PM | Newsscroll

Absence of CCTVs in Delhi police stations worries HC

New Delhi, Nov 20 The alleged absence of 100 per cent CCTV coverage at different police stations of the city, today prompted the Delhi High Court to ask the AAP government why close circuit...

Nov 20, 2017 6:46 PM | Newsscroll

Khan, right-wing cleric to prepare 'joint strategy' for polls

Islamabad, Nov 20 Right-wing religious party Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam led by Maulana Samiul Haq, known as the "father of Taliban", and Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf have agreed to formulate a...

Nov 20, 2017 6:47 PM | Newsscroll

Iran says Arab League condemnation 'full of lies'

Tehran, Nov 20 Iran says a statement by Arab League foreign ministers condemning the Islamic Republic and its proxy Hezbollah is "full of lies" and the product of Saudi "pressure and...

Nov 20, 2017 6:49 PM | Newsscroll

Seoul: 2 top North Korean military officers punished

Seoul, Nov 20 South Korea's spy agency told lawmakers today that North Korea has punished two of its top military officers, including one widely seen as its second- most powerful official, during a...

Nov 20, 2017 6:46 PM | Newsscroll

WDM witnesses trade worth Rs 1,272.90 cr on NSE

Mumbai, Nov 20 Wholesale debt market segment of the National Stock Exchange today witnessed a total turnover of Rs 1,272.90 crore in 50 trades.Top securities (non-repo) traded at the WDM were:The...

Nov 20, 2017 6:47 PM | Newsscroll

Shashi advances, Vanlalhriatpuii out of world youth boxing

Guwahati, Nov 20 The Indian campaign was off to a mixed start as national champion Shashi Chopra (57kg) advanced to pre-quarters but Vanlalhriatpuii (60kg) bowed out in the opening round of the AIBA...

Nov 20, 2017 6:45 PM | Newsscroll

We could have won in another 5-6 overs: KL Rahul

By Tapan MohantaKolkata, Nov 20 Opener KL Rahul feels that had another six overs been available, India could have won the first Test against Sri Lanka, which ended in a draw after a riveting final...

Nov 20, 2017 6:43 PM | Newsscroll

BJP statewide campaign to check GST revised rates in hotels

Chennai, Nov 20 BJP's youth wing in Tamil Nadu today began a state-wide exercise to inspect whether hotels have revised prices after the GST council brought all hotels in the five per cent bracket...

Nov 20, 2017 6:35 PM | Newsscroll

HC directs DG Prisons to inspect Tihar's facilities, hygiene

New Delhi, Nov 20 The Delhi High Court today asked the Director General of Prisons to inspect the Tihar Jail here to ascertain whether the inmates have access to medical and basic facilities like...

Nov 20, 2017 6:39 PM | Newsscroll

Govt retracts RFP for anti-tank missiles for Army

New Delhi/Jerusalem, Nov 20 The government has decided to retract the process to acquire a batch of Spike anti-tank guided missiles (ATGM) from Israel for the Army, and asked premier defence...

Nov 20, 2017 6:39 PM | Newsscroll

Padmavati: Haryana BJP show cause to leader who offered Rs 10 cr bounty

Chandigarh, Nov 20 The Haryana BJP today served a show cause notice to its chief media coordinator Suraj Pal Amu seeking explanation over his reported remarks offering Rs 10 crore bounty for...

Nov 20, 2017 6:36 PM | Newsscroll

Blood test may cut liver damage risk of paracetamol overdose

London, Nov 20 People who overdose on paracetamol could be helped by a blood test that shows immediately if they are going to suffer liver damage, a study has found.Researchers at the University of...

Nov 20, 2017 6:35 PM | Newsscroll