Find Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Bookmark & Share Subscribe to Feed
All India News | Stay Informed, Stay Ahead

Times of India

The Hindu

The New Indian Express

Indian Express

NDTV News

Daily News Analysis

IBN Live News

Zee News

DNA India

  • newThis picture of Mahesh Babu passionately kissing wife Namrata is breaking the Internet!

    This picture of Mahesh Babu passionately kissing wife Namrata is breaking the Internet!

    Mahesh Babu is currently on a roll. The actor is riding high on the stupendous response that his recently released film Bharat Ane Nenu has been gathering from the audience. Their immense love can be gauged from the box office collections of the film which has managed to rake in a total of a whopping Rs 160 crore across the globe on its opening day. The Tollywood actor is not just making headlines because of the amazing response to Bharat Ane Nenu. The other reason why he's grabbing the eyebal…
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 9:13pm -
  • newBigg Boss 12: Ex Bigg Boss contestant Vikas Gupta drops a major hint about the upcoming season

    Bigg Boss 12: Ex Bigg Boss contestant Vikas Gupta drops a major hint about the upcoming season

    Ex Bigg Boss contestant Vikas Gupta has hinted that the upcoming season of the reality show might have jodis as contestants. Initially when the show started in 2006, personalities from different walks of life including films, television, sports, politics were locked in the house.From the last two seasons commoners are also seen on the show, but this time on season 12, contestants will get to participate with their loved ones. "I am not sure if couples are coming or not. I know that this time t…
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 8:46pm -
  • new'Raid' actress Ileana D'Cruz finally breaks silence on her pregnancy rumours, shuts them down in the best way ever!

    'Raid' actress Ileana D'Cruz finally breaks silence on her pregnancy rumours, shuts them down in the best way ever!

    Ileana D'Cruz, who was recently seen in the Ajay Devgn starrer Raid, has been grabbing the eyeballs in the past few days, owing to the speculations about her being pregnant. It all began when her long time boyfriend photographer Andrew Kneebone shared a picture of the actress, sipping on a hot beverage in a bathtub. The caption of the said picture read, "@ileana_official having time some sweet time alone, kind of. :)". No this sparked off speculations that the actress might be preggers, and henc…
    - 4 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 6:49pm -
  • newWorld Earth Day: Anushka Sharma to Arjun Kapoor - B-Town hails Mother Earth and spreads the green message

    World Earth Day: Anushka Sharma to Arjun Kapoor - B-Town hails Mother Earth and spreads the green message

    Bollywood stars took to Twitter to spread green messages on World Earth Day, this Friday. Many of them pointed at exceeding harm of plastic, ever rising pollution level, and day-by-day increasing global warming. Here are some of the tweets making rounds on the micro-blogging site:Actress Anushka Sharma tweeted, "It's so disheartening and terrible to see our plastic addiction destroy wildlife and mother nature. This #EarthDay it's time to wake up, start acting and put an end to it now! #EndPlast…
    - 6 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 4:50pm -
  • newNamaste England: Arjun Kapoor-Parineeti Chopra's film gets preponed, will now release on THIS date

    Namaste England: Arjun Kapoor-Parineeti Chopra's film gets preponed, will now release on THIS date

    The release of Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra-starrer Namaste England has been preponed for October 19 during the Dussehra weekend. Directed by Vipul Amrutlal Shah, the sequel to 2007's hit Namastey London was scheduled to be released in December.Owing to the smooth shooting schedule, the makers have decided to release the movie earlier to the planned date, a press release said. The team of Namaste England has been filming in never-seen-before locations of Punjab. They recently wrapped up t…
    - 8 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 3:37pm -
  • newDeath toll in Kabul voter registration attack rises to 31

    Death toll in Kabul voter registration attack rises to 31

    The Death toll in Sunday's deadly suicide bombing in Kabul has risen to 31, confirmed the Afghan officials.The number of injured has also increased to 50.Afghanistan's Ministry of public health spokesman Wahid Majroh has confirmed the death toll and the number of wounded, reported TOLO News.The explosion happened at an ID distribution and voter registration center at about 10 am on Sunday morning in PD6.According to the report, Kabul's acting police chief, Mohammad Daoud Amin, stated that a…
    - 9 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 2:28pm -
  • new5 remarkable on-screen superheroes from the latest crop of characters with powers

    5 remarkable on-screen superheroes from the latest crop of characters with powers

    With Avengers: Infinity War uniting all of the Marvel’s superheroes in one big movie, it is definitely one of the biggest franchise crossovers. While the biggest superheroes are in Infinity War, there are still many new outstanding superheroes with mind-blowing new superpowers.DeadpoolIf you think of a badass new-age superhero who comes to your mind? If you thought Deadpool, we’re with you. Deadpool redefined the image of a superhero when he entered the scene as a fast-talking mercenary…
    - 11 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 12:37pm -
  • newMilitants attack Libyan oil pipeline, bring daily crude output to halt

    Militants attack Libyan oil pipeline, bring daily crude output to halt

    A Libyan crude pipeline owned by the al-Waha oil company, feeding the port of Es Sider, was set on fire on Saturday causing the loss of between 70,000 barrels per day and 100,000 bpd, state firm NOC said.NOC said on its Twitter feed the cause of the fire on the El-Zkout - Es Sider pipeline was unknown but a Waha source said a "terrorist group" was behind it.The pipeline was attacked in December. Production loss then was also put at between 70,000 barrels a day and 100,000 bpd.The fire broke o…
    - 14 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 9:30am -
  • newSyria War: German minister Heiko Maas urges Russia to cooperate in solving crisis

    Syria War: German minister Heiko Maas urges Russia to cooperate in solving crisis

    German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas on Saturday urged Russia to help solve the Syria crisis as he set off for a meeting of foreign ministers from the Group of Seven (G7) major industrialised nations in Toronto.The Syrian conflict has badly damaged already strained relations between the West and Russia, which backs President Bashar al-Assad.The United States, France and Britain conducted missile strikes against Syrian targets this month after a suspected chemical weapons attack that Assad and Mo…
    - 14 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 9:30am -
  • newUS President Trump refutes report claiming he calls Rod Rosenstein 'Mr Peepers'

    US President Trump refutes report claiming he calls Rod Rosenstein 'Mr Peepers'

    United States President Donald Trump on Sunday refused a report which stated that he calls Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein as "Mr. Peepers," and Attorney General Jeff Sessions as "Mr. Magoo,".Mr. Peepers and Mr. Magoo are the decades-old cartoon characters, who appeared on television in the 1950s.Taking to his Twitter handle the US President termed the report published on the same as "fake and disgusting.""The Washington Post said I refer to Jeff Sessions as 'Mr. Magoo' and Rod Rosenst…
    - 14 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 9:29am -
  • newBritain's Queen Elizabeth celebrates 92 years with star-studded concert

    Britain's Queen Elizabeth celebrates 92 years with star-studded concert

    Britain's Queen Elizabeth attended a star-studded special concert on Saturday as the world's oldest and longest-reigning living monarch celebrated her 92nd birthday.Welsh singer Tom Jones kicked off the show with his hit "It's Not Unusual" shortly before Elizabeth appeared in the royal box of London's Albert Hall, flanked by her family.Kylie Minogue, Sting, Ladysmith Black Mambazo and Shaggy were among those on the bill, along with stars of the stage and screen.At the end of the night Elizabe…
    - 14 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 9:29am -
  • newTwo unidentified gunmen shoot dead Palestinian lecturer in Malaysia

    Two unidentified gunmen shoot dead Palestinian lecturer in Malaysia

    Two unidentified men shot dead a Palestinian man in Kuala Lumpur on Saturday, Malaysian and Palestinian authorities reported, and Malaysia's Deputy Prime Minister said the suspects were believed to be linked to a foreign intelligence service.Kuala Lumpur police chief Mazlan Lazim said two men on a motorcycle fired 10 shots at the 35-year-old victim, killing him on the spot."Preliminary investigations found four gunshot wounds on the victim's body. Two bullet slugs were found at the scene of th…
    - 14 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 9:28am -
  • newUS Treasury chief Steven Mnuchin may visit China as trade tensions simmer

    US Treasury chief Steven Mnuchin may visit China as trade tensions simmer

    US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Saturday he may travel to China, a move that could ease tensions between the world's two largest economies, as international policymakers acknowledged Beijing needs to change its trade practices.The United States has threatened to impose tariffs on up to $150 billion of Chinese imports to try to force changes in Beijing's industrial policies, which Washington says are aimed at acquiring American intellectual property.Mnuchin told reporters he was co…
    - 14 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 9:28am -
  • newOpposition presses for respite from high fuel prices in Ahmedabad

    Opposition presses for respite from high fuel prices in Ahmedabad

    With fuel prices touching multi-year highs, the Opposition Congress is seeking to step up pressure on the BJP governments at the State and Centre for immediate steps to provide relief to citizens.Because of increase in crude oil, petrol price in Ahmedabad rose to Rs 73.25 per litre, while diesel prices touched nearly Rs 65 a litre on Friday. In Mumbai, petrol price was at almost Rs 82 a litre, while diesel price was at an all-time high of Rs 69.54.The Gujarat Congress said that petrol and dies…
    - 18 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 5:14am -
  • newDiu to soon emerge as Smart City: Rajnath Singh

    Diu to soon emerge as Smart City: Rajnath Singh

    Union home minister Rajnath Singh has said that Diu is on its way to soon join the league of Smart Cities. Addressing a gathering after inaugurating and laying foundation of various development projects in Diu today, Singh said the tiny UT was selected for Smart Cities Project in the final phase of bidding, and is today on the verge of realising it.“Rs1,400 crores would be spent under the Smart City project, of which the government would contribute Rs 701 crore,” he said.Some of the import…
    - 18 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 5:13am -
  • newSeven occupiers paid more than crores tax in Ahmedabad

    Seven occupiers paid more than crores tax in Ahmedabad

    Have you ever wondered who is paying the highest property tax in your city? And how much are they paying? There are seven occupiers in city, who have paid more than crore as tax fees to Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) during last fiscal. An owner of a closed mill has paid a whopping Rs2.51 crore.The top payer is apparently was on the list of top defaulters since long! The commercial Ahmedabad Mills Company Limited, located at Dariyapur, has paid that highest property tax in the 2017-18 fi…
    - 18 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 5:02am -
  • newGujarat Congress plans a rath yatra to ensure more get RTE benefit

    Gujarat Congress plans a rath yatra to ensure more get RTE benefit

    The Gujarat Congress, the NSUI and youth Congress will carry out a 'rath yatra' of sorts in various parts of the city to create awareness about the Right to Education Act. The yatra is aimed at letting eligible parents (mostly poor) know that their kids are entitled to admissions in private schools for free.Gujarat Congress chief Amit Chavda said that the move was necessitated as the present BJP government was looking to ensure that a minimum number of students get the benefit of the RTE."It h…
    - 18 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 4:57am -
  • newRTE: Gujarat Government excludes applicants living in rented accommodation

    RTE: Gujarat Government excludes applicants living in rented accommodation

    With the state government this year excluding applicants living in rented accommodation, in order to prevent fake applications, few officials at the RTE froms receiving centres walk an extra mile to help them. While this may be a good move to ensure valid applications, experts believe that the decision of the state government is likely to exclude and impact huge numbers.Last year, there were more than 300 applications from children of migrating labourers whereas many locals would also be resi…
    - 18 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 4:57am -
  • newState plans sops to woo investors

    State plans sops to woo investors

    The Industries minister of Rajasthan has constituted a board to decide on sops for investors at the industrial areas of Rajasthan Industrial Development and Investment Corporation (RIICO). Although the board is yet to hold its first meeting, it is expected to explore possibilities of allowing non-industrial use of RIICO areas across the state.“The expansion of urban areas has made them come close to industrial areas. Amid environmental concerns, many of these industries are located near dense…
    - 18 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 4:52am -
  • newCM Vijay Rupani to kick off 2 more projects in Dholera Special Investment Region

    CM Vijay Rupani to kick off 2 more projects in Dholera Special Investment Region

    The ambitious Dholera Special Investment Region (SIR) project, which is envisaged to become a global manufacturing and trading hub, is starting to take shape. Five infrastructure related projects are already going on in the SIR, while work on two more projects would be formally commenced from tomorrow.Officials said that work on roads and services, water treatment plant, sewage treatment plant, administrative building, river bunding, and setting up of electricity transmission is already in prog…
    - 18 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 4:51am -

Google India News

  • newThis RSS feed URL is deprecated
    This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news
    - 29 mins ago, 22 Apr 18, 10:44pm -
  • newKarnataka assembly elections: Ready to contest against Siddaramaiah from Badami, says Yeddyurappa - The Indian Express

    Karnataka assembly elections: Ready to contest against Siddaramaiah from Badami, says Yeddyurappa - The Indian Express

    The Indian ExpressKarnataka assembly elections: Ready to contest against Siddaramaiah from Badami, says YeddyurappaThe Indian ExpressKarnataka BJP chief B S Yeddyurappa on Sunday said he was ready to contest against Chief Minister Siddaramaiah from Badami, if the party's national president Amit Shah asked him to do so. “Our party's national president will decide whether I should ...Congress changes six names in final list for Karnataka pollsBusiness StandardKarnataka elections: Can Siddaramaia…
    - 36 mins ago, 22 Apr 18, 10:37pm -
  • newDaily sports period must, says CBSE - The Hindu

    Daily sports period must, says CBSE - The Hindu

    The HinduDaily sports period must, says CBSEThe HinduThe CBSE has formulated new guidelines for its schools, mandating them to have a daily sports period to prevent students from having a sedentary lifestyle and turning into couch potatoes. The board has prepared a 150-page manual detailing sports ...No more couch potatoes! CBSE plans to make Health and Physical Education compulsory for Classes 9 to 12NewsXCBSE introduces mandatory physical fitness course for Class-9 and aboveNewsBytesall 3 news…
    - 60 mins ago, 22 Apr 18, 10:13pm -
  • newTwo Maoist leaders among 16 rebels killed in encounter in Gadchiroli - Hindustan Times

    Two Maoist leaders among 16 rebels killed in encounter in Gadchiroli - Hindustan Times

    Hindustan TimesTwo Maoist leaders among 16 rebels killed in encounter in GadchiroliHindustan TimesA special combat unit of the Gadchiroli police in Maharashtra killed 16 Maoists including two senior leaders and three women in an encounter in Kaswapur jungle near Indrawati river in south Gadchiroli, some 400 km south of Nagpur on Sunday morning ...14 Naxalites killed in an encounter in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli district, encounter underwayTimes of India16 Maoists gunned down in Maharashtra's Gadch…
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 9:42pm -
  • newVP Naidu starts consultation process on impeachment notice against CJI - Times of India

    VP Naidu starts consultation process on impeachment notice against CJI - Times of India

    Times of IndiaVP Naidu starts consultation process on impeachment notice against CJITimes of IndiaNEW DELHI: Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday set in motion the process of consultation on the impeachment notice against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra and held discussions with constitutional and legal experts, including Attorney ...Venkaiah Naidu Begins Consultations On Move To Impeach Chief JusticeNDTVCJI Dipak Misra should recuse himself from judicial work, until allegations ar…
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 9:41pm -
  • newVHP member tweets he cancelled cab because driver was 'Muslim', Ola says its platform 'secular' - The Indian Express

    VHP member tweets he cancelled cab because driver was 'Muslim', Ola says its platform 'secular' - The Indian Express

    The Indian ExpressVHP member tweets he cancelled cab because driver was 'Muslim', Ola says its platform 'secular'The Indian ExpressA recent tweet by a Vishwa Hindu Parishad member from Lucknow about cancelling his Ola cab ride because the driver was a Muslim snowballed into a controversy on Sunday as the person came under attack from twitteratis and politicians. The post stirred ..."Cancelled Ola Cab As Driver Muslim": Man Followed By Ministers On TwitterNDTVVHP man says he cancelled cab ride be…
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 9:33pm -
  • new50 IIT alumni quit jobs to form political party - Times of India

    50 IIT alumni quit jobs to form political party - Times of India

    Times of India50 IIT alumni quit jobs to form political partyTimes of IndiaNEW DELHI: A group of 50 alumni from the prestigious Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) across the country have quit their jobs to form a political party to fight for the rights of Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Other Backward Classes. The ...50 IIT Alumni Quit Jobs To Form Political Party, Declare Mission StatementNDTVBahujan Azad Party, a Political Outfit by IITians to Uplift MarginalisedLatestLYall 4 news a…
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 9:17pm -
  • newKejriwal backs IMA, says he disagrees with PM Modi's remarks about doctor-pharma nexus - Daily News & Analysis

    Kejriwal backs IMA, says he disagrees with PM Modi's remarks about doctor-pharma nexus - Daily News & Analysis

    Daily News & AnalysisKejriwal backs IMA, says he disagrees with PM Modi's remarks about doctor-pharma nexusDaily News & AnalysisThe Indian Medical Association (IMA) and Mumbai Association of Medical Consultant (AMC) has expressed disappointment over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's statement in London where he had highlighted alleged nexus between doctors and pharmaceutical firms ...PM's comment on generic drugs a bitter pill for doctorsThe HinduDoctors miffed with PM Modi's remarks on them in Lon…
    - 2 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 9:14pm -
  • newDelhi Police arrest teen for punching two-month-old son to death; 17-yr-old suspected his wife was unfaithful - Firstpost

    Delhi Police arrest teen for punching two-month-old son to death; 17-yr-old suspected his wife was unfaithful - Firstpost

    FirstpostDelhi Police arrest teen for punching two-month-old son to death; 17-yr-old suspected his wife was unfaithfulFirstpostNew Delhi: A teenager allegedly killed his two-month-old son on Saturday on the suspicion that he was born out of his wife's illicit affair, police said. The incident was reported from outer Delhi's Mangolpuri on Saturday evening. The father of the ...Delhi Teen Punched 2-Month-Old To Death Suspecting He Wasn't The FatherNDTV17-year-old kills two-month-old son in Delhi o…
    - 6 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 4:44pm -
  • newBrouhaha should not be created over one or two rape cases: Union Minister Santosh Gangwar - The Hindu

    Brouhaha should not be created over one or two rape cases: Union Minister Santosh Gangwar - The Hindu

    The HinduBrouhaha should not be created over one or two rape cases: Union Minister Santosh GangwarThe Hindu“Such incidents [rape cases] are unfortunate situation... But sometimes you can't stop them,” the Union Minister had said. Union Minister Santosh Gangwar waded into a controversy on Sunday after he said a day earlier that a “brouhaha” should not be ...Gangwar clarifies his remarks, urges media to 'not sensationalise' rape casesEconomic TimesDon't Make a Big Deal Out of One or Two Ra…
    - 8 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 3:36pm -
  • newLicence to hang: President okays 'death to child rapists'; top developments - Business Standard

    Licence to hang: President okays 'death to child rapists'; top developments - Business Standard

    Business StandardLicence to hang: President okays 'death to child rapists'; top developmentsBusiness StandardThe rape cases of 2012 & 2018 that shook the nation Unnao rape case: BJP MLA Sengar's brother sent to police custody; updates Kathua fallout: Convicted to be awarded death for raping children below 12 BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar arrested by CBI in ...President promulgates Fugitive Economic Offenders OrdinanceThe HinduPresident Signs Ordinance On Death Penalty For Rape Of Children Under 1…
    - 9 hours ago, 22 Apr 18, 2:41pm -

Yahoo! India News

  • Indian retail inflation lowest in at least five years

    Indian retail inflation lowest in at least five years

    By Rajesh Kumar Singh NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's inflation cooled to its lowest in at least five years in January as food prices fell following the government's cash clampdown, but emerging price pressures mean the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will probably keep interest rates on hold. Consumer prices rose by an annual 3.17 percent last month - their slowest pace since January 2012, when the government launched the current index series. Annual retail food inflation eased to 0.53 percent last m…
    - 14 Feb 17, 12:06am -
  • The Significance of Phalguna Month Explained by Astroyogi

    The Significance of Phalguna Month Explained by Astroyogi

    Much of this season falls in the ‘Phalguna’ month according to the traditional Indian lunar calendar.  Sun transit from Aquarius to Pisces during this month, this happens in the February-March months of the english calendar. Apart from the pleasant and enjoyable weather Phalguna Month also brings along a fleet of celebrations. Astroyogi explains the importance of this month in the Hindu Lunar calendar and the festivals which we would be celebrating during it.
    - 14 Feb 17, 12:00am -
  • SK Flashback: Dhoni and Yuvraj blow away Pakistan's bowlers in Lahore

    SK Flashback: Dhoni and Yuvraj blow away Pakistan's bowlers in Lahore

    On this day, 11 years ago, Yuvraj Singh and MS Dhoni staged a brilliant 102-run partnership to help India beat Pakistan at Lahore.
    - 13 Feb 17, 11:38pm -
  • Beijing thanks India for returning Chinese soldier after 54 years
    Beijing [China], Feb 13 (ANI): Beijing on Monday appreciated the facilitation provided by the Indian government in sending back Wang Qi, the Chinese soldier who crossed over to India post the 1962 war. "On February 11, through the joint efforts of China and India, Mr. Wang Qi returned to China and got back to his family.
    - 13 Feb 17, 11:21pm -
  • Top 5 openers in ODIs going into the Champions Trophy

    Top 5 openers in ODIs going into the Champions Trophy

    These batsmen are a nightmare for bowlers in the Powerplay!
    - 13 Feb 17, 11:08pm -
  • Infosys management seeks to ease tensions with founders

    Infosys management seeks to ease tensions with founders

    By Sankalp Phartiyal and Euan Rocha MUMBAI (Reuters) - Management at Infosys Ltd attempted on Monday to allay concerns that the software services firm was facing a worsening dispute with its founders over how the company was being run, saying that the board was engaging with the founders, including N.R. Narayana Murthy. India's second-biggest IT services company behind Tata Consultancy Services has been locked in a public war of words with the founders and former executives, who, led by Murthy,…
    - 13 Feb 17, 11:02pm -
  • Most consecutive Test matches without defeat

    Most consecutive Test matches without defeat

    These sides managed to do the impossible and etched their mark on history by remaining unbeaten for a long time.
    - 13 Feb 17, 11:01pm -
  • If Sasikala is found guilty she would definitely be put in jail: Swamy
    New Delhi [India] Feb. 13 (ANI): Expressing his opinion on AIADMK general secretary V.K. Sasikala Natarajan's disproportionate assets case which is to be heard tomorrow, Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Monday said that if the former is found guilty she would definitely be put in jail. Whether she will be disqualified from contesting the elections again, that would depend on whether the conviction is for more than four years," Swamy told ANI. "The question is wheth…
    - 13 Feb 17, 10:58pm -
  • PCB suspends Nasir Jamshed for violating anti-corruption code
    New Delhi [India], Feb. 13 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) executive committee chairman Najam Sethi on Monday informed that Pakistan's opening batsmen Nasir Jamshed has been provisionally suspended from playing all forms of cricket for violating the cricket body's anti-corruption code. "PCB has provisionally suspended Nasir Jamshed from all forms of cricket for violating its anti-corruption code @TheRealPCB," Sethi tweeted.
    - 13 Feb 17, 10:57pm -
  • Man detained for threatening Karunanidhi's wife with toy gun
    Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Feb. 13 (ANI): A masked man was handed over to the police for trespassing into former chief minister and Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) president M. Karunanidhi's residence and threatening his wife Rajathi Ammal with a toy gun.
    - 13 Feb 17, 10:51pm -
  • WB: BSF discovers case of fake recruitment in Kalyani, lodges FIR
    Nadia (West Bengal) [India], Feb. 13 (ANI): The Border Security Force (BSF) on Monday discovered a case of fake recruitment in Kalyani and lodged an FIR in this regard. Some boys and girls came at the main gate of BSF Campus Kalyani, Sector Kolkata, South Bengal Frontier with some envelops for joining the force. The BSF guard on duty enquired about the reason of their coming to the BSF Campus.
    - 13 Feb 17, 10:51pm -
  • India's Sandeep Das makes a mark at Grammys, Adele, Beyonce shine away
    Los Angeles, Feb 13 (IANS) "Sing Me Home", an album which has contribution from Indian tabla player Sandeep Das, on Sunday won the Best World Music Album at the 59th Grammy Awards, where British star Adele clinched as many as five trophies. Das is part of Silk Road Ensemble, a collaborative effort by musician Yo-Yo Ma to bring together performers and composers from more than 20 countries. Cheering for Das, veteran singer Shubha Mudgal tweeted: "Sandeep Das gets a Grammy for Best World Music Albu…
    - 13 Feb 17, 10:46pm -
  • Congress asks four of its candidates to withdraw their nominations
    Lucknow, (Uttar Pradesh) [India] Feb. 13 (ANI): The Congress Party on Monday asked four of its candidates from Lucknow Central, Mankapur, Suratganj and Payagpur to withdraw their nominations. Reacting on this sudden decision by the Congress, party leader Maruf Khan, who was contesting the Uttar Pradesh assembly election from Lucknow Central, said he had led a strong campaign and he would continue to contest the election.
    - 13 Feb 17, 10:32pm -
  • Tehmina Janjua becomes Pakistan's first woman Foreign Secretary
    Islamabad, Feb 13 (IANS) Tehmina Janjua was on Monday named Pakistan's new Foreign Secretary, becoming the first woman to become the country's top diplomat. Janjua, who pipped several senior colleagues including High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit, will succeed Aizaz Chaudhary who was appointed as the new Ambassador to Washington. Presently serving as Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the UN in Geneva, she will take over as the country's 29th Foreign Secretary in the first week of Ma…
    - 13 Feb 17, 10:26pm -
  • L&T, European firm set up JV for missile systems
    New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Engineering conglomerate Larsen and Toubro and European missile major MBDA on Monday announced the setting up of a joint venture to develop and manufacture missiles in India to meet the country's defence requirements. The JV, L&T MBDA Missile Systems Ltd, is expected to be incorporated in the first half of 2017 after necessary approvals. The joint venture -- in which L&T holds 51 per cent share and the MBDA the remaining 49 per cent -- will begin with the development of…
    - 13 Feb 17, 10:20pm -
  • ED attaches properties worth Rs. 41.65 crore in demonetised currency conversion case
    New Delhi, [India] Feb. 13 (ANI): The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has attached movable properties worth Rs. 41.65 crore of advocates Rohit Tandon and Ashish Kumar, the latter also being the Bank Manager of Kotak Mahindra Bank in the demonetised currency conversion case under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (2002). A First Information Report (FIR) was registered by the Crime Branch of Delhi Police after an investigation under the provisions of PMLA, 2002 was initiated by the Enforcement D…
    - 13 Feb 17, 10:11pm -
  • Air India all set to welcome Airbus 320 neo aircraft
    New Delhi, [India] Feb. 13 (ANI): Air India is all set to induct the first Airbus 320 neo aircraft which will be delivered on February 16, making it the third domestic carrier to have this latest single-aisle plane from Airbus. "Air India ordered total seven Airbus 320 neo aircraft to increase more strength in its fleet.
    - 13 Feb 17, 9:57pm -
  • World cardinals back pope after anonymous attacks by conservatives

    World cardinals back pope after anonymous attacks by conservatives

    By Philip Pullella VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Senior Roman Catholic cardinals from the around the world defended Pope Francis on Monday against a spate of recent attacks from conservatives challenging his authority. In an unusual move, nine cardinals in a group advising Francis on Vatican economic and structural reforms issued a statement expressing "full support for the pope's work" and guaranteeing "full backing for him and his teachings". The statement said the cardinals expressed their solidar…
    - 13 Feb 17, 9:56pm -
  • Joe Root appointed England Test captain, Ben Stokes to be his deputy

    Joe Root appointed England Test captain, Ben Stokes to be his deputy

    Four years after his Test debut, Joe Root has been appointed as England's Test captain.
    - 13 Feb 17, 9:50pm -
  • Govt. issues clarification on healthcare services tax in Budget
    New Delhi, [India] Feb. 13 (ANI): The Central Government has clarified that no proposal to levy a five percent tax on healthcare services has been included in the Union Budget for 2017-18. The proposal to levy service tax of five percent on all healthcare services was mooted in 2011-12 Budget, but was dropped after stiff opposition. The Budget was presented by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on February 1.
    - 13 Feb 17, 9:46pm -
  • Video: How is blind cricket played?

    Video: How is blind cricket played?

    Everything you need to know about how blind cricket is played.
    - 13 Feb 17, 9:36pm -
  • India vs Bangladesh 2017: Talking points after India's convincing win

    India vs Bangladesh 2017: Talking points after India's convincing win

    All the pivotal moments from the day's play.
    - 13 Feb 17, 9:31pm -
  • Dilip Ghosh sticks to his comments against Amartya Sen
    Kolkata, (West Bengal) [India] Feb. 13 (ANI): Unperturbed by the severe criticism of his attack on Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen, West Bengal Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Dilip Ghosh on Monday said he was not demeaning someone by his remarks and stood by his comments questioning the economist's contribution towards the state and country. "The University vice-chancellors do not outstay for a year, school and college principals just give up and leave.
    - 13 Feb 17, 9:25pm -
  • China hails India for facilitating soldier's return
    Beijing, Feb 13 (IANS) China on Monday hailed India for facilitating the return of a Chinese soldier who was unable to leave India for 50 years after he accidentally crossed over into India. "On February 11, through the joint efforts of China and India, Mr. Wang Qi returned to China and got back to his family," China Froeign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang said here.
    - 13 Feb 17, 9:22pm -
  • J-K: Pak violates ceasefire in Sunderbani sector, firing on
    Rajouri (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Feb. 13 (ANI): The Indian Army is currently retaliating to the ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Sunderbani sector of Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri.
    - 13 Feb 17, 9:08pm -
  • Sasikala rebuffs Panneerselvam's allegation, says MLAs free
    Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Feb. 13 (ANI): All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagham (AIADMK) general secretary V. K. Sasikala on Monday said she would be staying with her party MLAs in order to show that they are not being held captive against their wishes as alleged by her rival and acting Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam. Sasikala also expressed confidence that her faction would run the government for the next four-and-a -half years.
    - 13 Feb 17, 8:57pm -
  • No conflict of interest among founders of company: Infosys
    Bengaluru, (Karnataka)India, Feb. 13 (ANI): The Infosys on Monday said there is no conflict of interest amongst the founders of the company and the management instead there is a convergence of interests. "We have a situation where we have the stakeholders, the founders and others along-with them who have nothing other than the best interest of the organization in their mind.
    - 13 Feb 17, 8:52pm -
  • UPW down Punjab 6-2 in HIL tie
    Chandigarh, Feb 13 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Wizards (UPW) produced an excellent performance to beat Punjab Warriors 6-2 in a Hockey India League (HIL) contest here on Monday evening. Shamsher Singh (5th minute), Ajay Yadav (39th) and Akashdeep Singh (58th) scored for UPW while Dutch star Mirco Pruyser (31st) found the net for Punjab. The early goal saw UPW take the upper hand and forced Punjab to become a bit defensive.
    - 13 Feb 17, 8:52pm -
  • Suspected Istanbul nightclub attacker wanted to kill Christians - Hurriyet, citing court document

    Suspected Istanbul nightclub attacker wanted to kill Christians - Hurriyet, citing court document

    An Islamist gunman, who has confessed to the killing of 39 people at an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Day, told a court that he had aimed to kill Christians during his attack, Hurriyet newspaper said on Monday, citing testimony given this weekend. Abdulgadir Masharipov initially planned to attack the area around Taksim Square but switched to the upscale Reina nightclub due to the heightened security measures around the square, Hurriyet said, without saying how it had obtained the document. My…
    - 13 Feb 17, 8:51pm -
  • Drivers' strike paralyses Uber, Ola services in Delhi

    Drivers' strike paralyses Uber, Ola services in Delhi

    By Rupam Jain and Douglas Busvine NEW DELHI (Reuters) - A strike led by drivers' unions in the Indian capital demanding better pay from Uber and Ola has paralysed the ride-hailing services that have grabbed business from traditional taxi and rickshaw operators with their cheaper fares. It was the first big confrontation between trade unions representing taxi drivers in the Delhi region of 25 million people and the two ride-hailing players, which have been ramping up services in India's $12 billi…
    - 13 Feb 17, 8:50pm -
  • Pakistan appoints Tehmina Janjua as Foreign Secretary
    Islamabad, Feb 13 (IANS) Pakistan on Monday appointed Tehmina Janjua as Foreign Secretary -- the first woman in the country to take up the top diplomat's post. Janjua, presently serving as Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the UN in Geneva, will assume the new post in the first week of March 2017, a Foreign Office statement said.
    - 13 Feb 17, 8:48pm -
  • Nitish Katara murder: Delhi HC rejects Vikas Yadav's plea
    New Delhi (India), Feb.13 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Monday dismissed Vikas Yadav's plea who is serving 25-year jail term without any remission for brutally murdering Nitish Katara after the government raised objections. A bench headed by Chief Justice Vipin Sanghi rejected Yadav's appeal while informing the accused lawyer that "either you withdraw plea or I will dismiss it." Yadav's lawyer took a day to take instructions. Earlier, the Delhi High Court issued the notice to Delhi Police, Delh…
    - 13 Feb 17, 8:48pm -
  • India vs Bangladesh, 2017: Who said what to India's win in the one-off Test
    India beat Bangladesh by 208 runs in the one-off Test between both the teams at the RGIS in Hyderabad.
    - 13 Feb 17, 8:40pm -
  • Chairman of Infosys says not in 'battle' with founders

    Chairman of Infosys says not in 'battle' with founders

    MUMBAI (Reuters) - The board of India's second-biggest software exporter Infosys is engaging with its founders over their allegations of corporate governance lapses, non-executive chairman R. Seshasayee said at a news conference on Monday. Seshasayee said the board does consider it is in a battle with the company's founders over corporate governance. (Reporting by Sankalp Phartiyal and Euan Rocha; Writing by Promit Mukherjee; Editing by David Goodman)
    - 13 Feb 17, 8:32pm -
  • Paddler Soumyajit to spearhead India's campaign at India Open qualifiers
    New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Soumyajit Ghosh will spearhead the Indian campaign at the ITTF World Tour India Open qualifying rounds that get underway at the Thyagaraj Stadium here on Tuesday. The former national champion will be vying along with 16 other Indians to get into the main draw of the $150,000 India Open, the highest prize money table tennis tournament in the country. A number of world class players, including World No.5 Dimitrij Ovtcharov of Germany and World No.8 Vladimir Samsonov of Bel…
    - 13 Feb 17, 8:18pm -

News on Air (Prasar Bharati)