Two Indians kidnapped in Nigeria: police

A view of the central business district is seen from a rooftop in Lagos, Nigeria in this Fe...

India's first indigenous combat plane enters service after 33 years

An Indian Air Force (IAF) light combat aircraft 'Tejas' taxies on the tarmac during...


Landslides and flooding in India kill at least eight

A man uses a plastic crate to cover himself during heavy rains in Chandigarh, India, J...

Gujarat, Delhi most investment-friendly; Bihar, Jharkhand worst

By Devanik Saha   Gujarat and Delhi are India’s most investment-...

Peaceful Amarnath Yatra biggest security challenge in J&K

File photo of pilgrims on their Amarnath Yatra. Reuters    By Sheikh Qa...

Schools, colleges shut in rain-hit Karnataka district

  Bengaluru: Schools and colleges remained shut on Thursday across Kodagu d...

Bihar to use WhatsApp to repair bad roads

Tech savvy Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tejaswi Yadav has decided to use instant mes...

Eight killed as fire guts pharmacy in India

Fire engulfed a medical store in Mumbai   Mumbai: Eight people were killed w...

Rajan leaves unprecedented bank reforms for Successor to finish

Raghuram Rajan in New Delhi, March 12, 2016. REUTERS / Anindito Mukherjee   ...

Murders, violence on rise as parched central India battles for water

By Shuriah Niazi BHOPAL, India:  Imrat Namdev and her younger sister P...

India PM Modi slams party colleague Swamy for attacks on central bank chief

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (file photo/The Peninsula)   New Delhi: ...

India cuts RBI governor shortlist to 4 - officials

File photo of State Bank of India (SBI) chairwoman Arundhati Bhattacharya in Mumbai, India....

Indian women in workforce fell 10% in last decade

New Delhi: The participation of Indian women in the workforce fell 10 per cent in t...

CRPF men' killing disservice to Islam, Kashmir: Mehbooba

India's Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel attend a wreath laying ceremony o...

Emergency like situation in Delhi, says Kejriwal after MLA detained

Arvind Kejriwal (Twitter)   New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal ...

Mehbooba wins Anantnag by-poll by over 12,000 votes

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti (Reuters)   Anantnag: Jammu ...

India blames China for stalled nuclear group entry

  New Delhi: India has blamed regional rival China for blocking its en...

India launches record 20 satellites in single mission

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chairman, Kiran Kumar Rao (2R), along with member...

Lightning kills at least 67 as monsoon sweeps India

Men walk past submerged vehicles as they wade through a water-logged street after heavy rai...

Modi wants to scare me through FIR: Kejriwal

Arvind Kejriwal (Reuters)   New Delhi: A day after he was booked in the wate...

Traditional irrigation keeps water flowing in drought-hit India

By Amarjyoti Borah BAKSA, India: Ask the farmers in remote Baksa district, ...