25 May 2016
New Delhi: Objecting to the use of term "divyang" to address people with disabilities, a disability rights group has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, urging him to withdraw the notification renaming 'viklangjan' as 'divyangjan' in Hindi nomenclature of Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities.
07 May 2016
Kolkata: With Jadavpur University witnessing student unrest since yesterday, West Bengal Governor KN Tripathi today said the varsity is fast turning into a 'centre for disturbance' and authorities should take stern action against it.
23 Apr 2016
Washington: Republican presidential front runner Donald Trump has used fake Indian accent to mock a call center representative in India.
28 Oct 2015
Sanaa: A small medical facility run by Doctors Without Borders in the northern Yemeni province of Saada was destroyed by two airstrikes but there were no casualties, the aid group's chief in Yemen said yesterday.
01 Sep 2015
Lucknow: The BJP alleged that police stations are turning into 'center of murders' under Akhilesh Yadav led SP government in Uttar Pradesh and demanded the Chief Minister to take strict action in this regard.
13 Aug 2012
A group of Congress MPs and legislators from Bihar will meet Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday to demand early sanction of grant for Kishanganj centre of Aligarh Muslim University in the state.
28 Nov 2015
Madrid: Real Madrid center back Raphael Varane damaged a thigh muscle in Wednesday's Champions League match at Shakhtar Donetsk, the La Liga club said yesterday following tests at a clinic in the Spanish capital.
17 Sep 2016
Shanghai: China is bracing for its second typhoon in a week after the government issued a yellow alert for Typhoon Malakas on Saturday, just as southeastern provinces continue to clean up after an earlier, stronger storm, state news agency Xinhua reported.
09 Nov 2015
Rajkot: Saurashtra Cricket Association (SCA) has welcomed the BCCI's decision to consider its stadium at Khandheri village near the Rajkot city as an international Test match center.
29 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Admirers and supporters of former President APJ Abdul Kalam yesterday strongly objected to his official bungalow here being allotted to Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma and demanded that it be converted into an international knowledge centre to honour him.