03 May 2016
Washington: Pakistan's efforts to get eight F-16 fighter jets from the US hit a fresh snag after the State Department expressed its inability to fund the USD 700 million deal with American tax payers' money.
02 May 2016
New Delhi: BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur, who is also a Lok Sabha MP, has introduced three private member bills including a significant 'National Sports Ethics Commission' bill which recommends '10 years of jail term' for any sportsperson indulging in match-fixing.
25 Apr 2016
New Delhi: The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) yesterday rushed to justify its decision to appoint Bollywood star Salman Khan as the goodwill ambassador of the national contingent for the Rio Olympics after several current and former sports icons criticised the move.
30 Apr 2016
New Delhi: The Union Cabinet is soon likely to take up a bill to provide recognition to transgenders and protect their rights, Lok Sabha was informed yesterday.
17 Apr 2016
Srinagar: The girl, who is at the centre of the Handwara molestation storm, has recorded her statement before the Chief Judicial Magistrate in which she stood by her earlier statement that she was not molested by any army soldier on Tuesday.
16 Apr 2016
Bhopal: President Pranab Mukherjee today cautioned judges against the perils of "judicial activism", saying the equilibrium in the exercise of authority must be maintained at all times and self-restraint should be used when confronted with such a situation.
21 Apr 2016
Washington: In a historic move, anti-slavery activist Harriet Tubman will be the first woman to appear on an American banknote in more than a century as her portrait will replace former President Andrew Jackson on the front of the new USD 20 bill, the US has said.
05 Sep 2013
New Delhi: Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha, Arun Jaitley on Thursday said that a bill providing a say for the appointment of judges in the higher judiciary should be referred to a Parliamentary panel.
11 Apr 2016
New Delhi: A city court today dismissed the bail plea of a man who had hurled a shoe at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal at a press conference here last week, saying a strong deterrent is needed for such acts.
29 Mar 2016
Bengaluru: Karnataka government rejected Opposition party BJP's demand for a judicial inquiry into the murder of a party worker in Mysuru earlier this month.