19 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today said the foundation stone for a memorial to former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam will be laid on July 27 at Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, where his mortal remains were laid to rest.
12 Jul 2016
Mumbai: All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) today condemned the "media trial" of controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik.
19 Aug 2012
In a new development in 2003 Mumbai triple blasts case, the Bombay High Court has cancelled the bail of Dr Wahid Abdul Shaikh, one of the accused, observing that there was prima facie evidence against him.
20 May 2016
New Delhi: A key operative of terror outfit Indian Mujahideen (IM) was today arrested from Indira Gandhi International airport here by National Investigating Agency (NIA).
09 Jul 2016
Karachi: Famed philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi, who set up one of Pakistan's biggest welfare organisations and was revered as a "living saint" by many in the South Asian country, died in hospital late on Friday.
19 Jun 2016
Ahmedabad: The purpose of setting up an inquiry panel to find the missing files related to the encounter killing of Ishrat Jahan was not to implicate anyone but to recover the documents, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said today amid the controversy over the officer conducting the probe having allegedly tutored a witness.
12 Jun 2016
Chennai: A day after BJP hit out at DMK chief M Karunanidhi for criticising the Central government's "linguistic and cultural chauvinism" in promoting Sanksrit and Hindi, AIADMK today mocked at the nonagenarian leader-led party for using Hindi during elections.
03 May 2016
New Delhi: Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit today said India and Pakistan have a "long way to go" in normalising relationship but they cannot give up as they must work together to ensure peace and prosperity for posterity.
29 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Former President APJ Abdul Kalam, the 'Missile Man' also known as 'People's President' died on Monday after he collapsed during a lecture at the IIM in Shillong.
03 Jun 2016
Phoenix (USA): Boxing great Muhammad Ali is hospitalized in the Phoenix area with what two people familiar with his condition say may be more serious problems than his previous hospital stays.