Trump pardons Arizona's controversial ex-sheriff Joe Arpaio

Washington, Aug 26 US President Donald Trump has pardoned controversial former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was convicted last month of criminal contempt for illegally targeting Hispanic...

Aug 26, 2017 4:15 PM | Newsscroll

Rajnath reviews security, told Haryana situation under control

(Eds: With additional inputs)New Delhi, Aug 26 Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh chaired a high-level meeting today to review the security situation in the country, particularly Haryana, and was...

Aug 26, 2017 4:13 PM | Newsscroll

Iraq retakes Tal Afar centre, citadel from IS

Baghdad, Aug 26 Iraqi forces have driven the Islamic State from central Tal Afar and its historic citadel, they said today, placing them on the verge of fully recapturing one of the last IS...

Aug 26, 2017 4:13 PM | Newsscroll

Maha working on law to protect deposits in urban co-op banks

Mumbai, Aug 26 The Maharashtra government will come up with a law to protect small savers who have deposited up to Rs 1 lakh in urban cooperative banks (UCBs), a minister has said.Most of the UCBs...

Aug 26, 2017 4:11 PM | Newsscroll

Haryana violence: CPI seeks Khattar's resignation

Hyderabad, Aug 26 The CPI today sought the resignation of Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, saying the BJP government in the state has "horribly failed" to deal with the violence following...

Aug 26, 2017 4:08 PM | Newsscroll

PCI condemns violence against media in Panchkula

New Delhi, Aug 26 The Press Club of India today condemned the violence against media persons in Panchkula allegedly by the followers of Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh who was...

Aug 26, 2017 3:54 PM | Newsscroll

State govt. should resign, President's rule should be implemented, says former Haryana CM Hooda

Haryana [India], Aug 26 : Former Harayana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, on Saturday has said that the violence that erupted in Haryana after the Dera Sacha Sauda (DSS) Chief Ram Rahim...

Aug 25, 2017 5:02 PM | Newsscroll

'Presence of Zakir Musa-led militant group not large in J-K'

Srinagar, Aug 26 The presence of an al-Qaeda linked militant group, headed by Zakir Musa, was not very large in Kashmir as only few people had joined it, a top Army commander said here today,...

Aug 26, 2017 3:46 PM | Newsscroll

Black Hawk Helicopter Crashes Off Yemen Coast, Hunt on for missing personnel

Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], AUgust 26 : A Black Hawk helicopter crashed during drills off the coast of Yemen on Friday. U.S. forces in the region rescued five other troops who were on board the...

Aug 25, 2017 4:47 PM | Newsscroll

NPP urges people not to worry over Tibetan rehab policy

Itanagar, August 26 The Arunachal Pradesh unit of the National People’s Party (NPP) today urged the people not to worry over the implementation of the Tibetan Rehabilitation Policy 2014.“The...

Aug 26, 2017 3:33 PM | Newsscroll