06 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Former Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar is all set to promote the cause of road safety by joining 5,000 children in a pledge for commitment to safer roads here tomorrow.
20 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Nimrat Kaur knew her debut film 'The Lunchbox' will be a tough act to follow but is happy with the way her career is shaping up as she feels it is an interesting time to be an actor in India.
20 Jun 2016
London: E-cigarettes are playing a key role in reducing the likelihood of young people smoking, in many cases acting as a 'roadblock' to combustible tobacco, a new study has claimed.
17 Mar 2015
Jammu: Softening its stand on the controversial Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in Jammu and Kashmir, Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday said it was in favour of partial revocation of the law from the peaceful areas of the state.
16 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Former Telecom minister Dayanidhi Maran and his brother Kalanithi Maran filed separate petitions on Monday challenging the jurisdiction of special 2G court to try the Aircel-Maxis deal case in which they have been summoned as accused along with others.
11 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Terming the issue of adulteration in milk and milk products as "very serious", the Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Centre to consider amending the Food Safety and Standards Act in the coming winter session of Parliament and make it an offence punishable with life imprisonment.
29 Jun 2016
Washington: Social networking giant Facebook activated its safety check feature for users after the a suicide attack killed 36 people at Istanbul's Ataturk Airport yesterday night, a media report said.
28 Feb 2013
The government on Thursday announced the setting up of a special Nirbhaya fund for women's safety with a corpus of Rs.1, 000 crore (Rs.10 billion).
14 Oct 2016
New Delhi: NIA on Thursday took over the custody of five accused who were arrested by Special Task Force of Kolkata police in Assam in connection with 2014 Burdwan blast.
09 Oct 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said this year's Vijaya Dashami is ‘very special’ for the country evoking applauses at Vigyan Bhavan.