16 Mar 2012
A US Federal Court has granted India's Congress party an extension of two weeks to respond to a motion for "default judgment" for its failure to defend charges relating to November 1984 anti-Sikh riots.
10 Sep 2015
New York: An elderly Sikh-American man was brutally injured and called "terrorist" and "Bin Laden" in an apparent hate crime case in Chicago, just days before the US commemorates the anniversary of the September 11 attacks.
07 Nov 2015
New Delhi: As a religion-based Census showed growth of Muslims was faster than Hindus, RSS yesterday said it will adopt a policy of persuasion through education to control population and quoted the 'Quran' to claim it favours small families for those who can't afford to raise big ones.
30 Jul 2015
United Nations: There will be more Indians than Chinese by 2022 when both Asian giants will have 1.4 billion people each and India's population will grow at a faster pace, according to the UN.A report.
04 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Over one-third of Indian population living in rural areas is illiterate even after 68 years of independence, according to the Socio Economic and Caste Census (SECC) 2011.
31 Aug 2016
New Delhi: India and the US on Wednesday called upon Pakistan to bring the perpetrators of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks and the 2016 Pathankot airbase attack to justice.
29 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Pakistan's ISI has mobilised terrorists of Lashkar-e-Taiba, Jaish-e-Mohammad and Hizbul Mujahideen besides Sikh militants of Babbar Khalsa International and Khalistan Zindabad Force based on its soil for possible strikes in Delhi, Punjab and Jammu and Kashmir.
14 Dec 2015
Tarn Taran (Punjab): The Sikh community will never forgive the Congress for 'hatching' the conspiracy of 1984 anti-Sikh riots, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal yesterday said.
05 Oct 2015
Washington: India accounted for the largest number of poor people in any country in 2012, but its poverty rate was lowest among countries having large number of poor population, a latest World Bank report has said.
11 Apr 2015
Patna: Bihar government is arranging facilities to provide higher secondary education to all girls as "educating girls is the best way to stabilise population", Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday said.