Former Indian President APJ Abdul Kalam dies at 83

Shillong (Meghalaya) :  Former President APJ Abdul Kalam died on Monday at a hospital ...

Ex-union minister Thungon jailed for corruption

  P K Thungon was minister in Narasimha Rao government. New Delhi: A special...

Five dead as attackers storm Indian police station

Gurdaspur, India: Indian security forces were Monday battling an armed attack on a police s...

PM’s cashless plan for road accident treatment

New Delhi: Shocked over one fatality every four minutes in road accidents in India, Prime M...

Anna’s OROP rally in October

Social activist Anna Hazare (centre) sits along with former servicemen during a protest in ...

Salman sorry for Yakub Memon tweets

Mumbai/ New Delhi: After tweets that triggered a volley of protests, Bollywood superstar Sa...

Kejriwal apologises for derogatory remark on police

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minster Arvind Kejriwal has apologised for using a Hindi derogatory ...

Rights activist claims Modi govt vendetta

Mumbai: A long-time critic of Prime Minister Narendra Modi over religious riots 13 years ag...

Love affairs, impotency behind farmer suicides, says minister

New Delhi: Dowry, love affairs and impotency were among the reasons for the deaths of over ...

Maharashtra sets weight limit for schoolbags

Mumbai: Children struggling under the weight of an oversized schoolbag is a common sight th...

PM can’t take farmers’ land: Rahul

Sikh farmers sit on the road during a protest against the land acquisition bill in New Delh...

Congress-BJP faceoff in parliament witnesses role reversal

New Delhi: The ongoing battle in parliament appeared to be witnessing a role reversal of so...

Bus accident toll rises

Rescue workers at the site where a bus fell into a gorge near Kullu, Himachal Pradesh, last...

President completes third year

President Pranab Mukherjee waves to the media after the inaguration of a restored clock tow...

Floating beds

Priests pull wooden beds, which are tied, through the flooded banks of river Ganga after he...

Kashmiri nomads

Kashmiri nomads rest inside a tent at a temporary camp after heavy rainfall on the outskirt...

Army short of around 10,000 officers: Parrikar

Manohar Parrikar   New Delhi: The Indian Army is facing a shortage of around...

Scandals threaten 'scam-free' government pledge

  Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi   New Delhi: Indian Prime Mini...

BJP, Congress in all-out war

Activists of the Indian Youth Congress (IYC) stand on police barricades and  shout ant...

Sex workers seek decriminalisation of trade

New Delhi: Sitting on a cold concrete slab, Sunita Devi reapplies her red lipstick as she p...

RS panel seeks changes in GST bill on compensation to states

Prime Minister Narendra Modi (centre), Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah (le...