India urges trade unions to call off strike

  New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) The government on Tuesday urged the central trade unions ...

18 killed in bus crash in Himachal

[Representational Image] SHIMLA: Eighteen people were killed and 15 others injured o...

Financial whizkid Asdhir Bhim scripts super success story in Canada

By Gurmukh Singh Toronto: Toronto-based Bhim D. Asdhir ranks among Indo-Canadians whizki...

Oust communal, caste leaders, says Modi, Nitish hits back

BHAGALPUR:  Attacking Bihar's ruling JD-U and its ally RJD, Prime Minister Narendr...

7 people killed in violence in India's northeast

  A vehicle carrying armed security personnel in the north eastern Indian state of Ma...

India has 100.69 crore total telephone subscribers

NEW DELHI: The number of telephone subscribers in India increased from 100.20 crore at the ...

China slowdown historic opportunity for India: Arvind Subramanian

New Delhi: Pointing to investment from companies like Foxconn of Taiwan and Xiaomi of China...

Why India ignores a $16 bn smoking-led health crisis

  By Charu Bahri NEW DELHI: In January, the government asked for public opinion ...

Scholars condemn Kalburgi's murder

Mourners follow the funeral procession of scholar M M Kalburgi at the Karnataka University ...

Indrani, others' police custody extended till September 5

MUMBAI: A court here on Monday extended till September 5 the police custody of Indrani Mukh...

India should 'move towards' ending death penalty: Law Commission

NEW DELHI:  India should "move towards" abolishing the death penalty and imm...

India's economy grows by 7.0 percent in first quarter

  NEW DELHI: India's economy grew by a slower than expected 7.0 percent in the ...

Sisodia gets additional charge of Delhi's law ministry

NEW DELHI: Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia was given additional charge o...

SC stays Rajasthan HC order on Jain practice Santhara

  NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday stayed a Rajasthan High Court order which ...

Black money: Swiss banks ask Indians to use compliance window

NEW DELHI: Swiss and other European banks have asked Indian customers to avail the ongoing ...

Amitabh Bachchan's Twitter account hacked

MUMBAI: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is an active user of social networking services, say...

Veterans of 1965 war still rue returned territory

  A file picture from the 1965 Indo-Pakistan war. New Delhi: Fifty years after I...

Swabhiman Rally takes a dig at Modi

  Patna: Sharing a stage for the first time, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, RJD...

Won’t renew ordinance on land deal, says Modi

  New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday said his government will not re...

Divisions among Gujjar community emerge over Hardik Patel

    NEW DELHI: Fissures emerged on Sunday among the members of the Gujjar c...

Sheena murder: Accused duo taken to Raigad crime spot

RAIGAD, Maharashtra:  A team of Mumbai police on Sunday brought two of the accused in ...