04 Feb 2016
Washington: Acknowledging that across the US it is a time of concern and fear for Muslims, US President Barack Obama yesterday reiterated his commitment to 'freedom of religion' and asked his countrymen to show that America truly protects all faiths.
04 Feb 2016
Athens: Greece was hit today by a general strike against an unpopular pension overhaul that has rallied workers against the embattled government of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras.
03 Feb 2016
London: Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal appeared to need the sword of Damocles hanging over his head before he resorted to adopting the traditional fluid attacking style that served the team well in an impressive 3-0 win over Stoke City on Tuesday.
27 Jan 2016
New Delhi: Ratan Naval Tata, Chairman Emeritus of Tata Sons met the Founder Chancellor of SRM University to discuss challenges and opportunities of higher education in the country. He also held an interactive session with students to discuss the role of freedom in carving India's bright future.
16 Aug 2012
Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Wednesday announced an increase in the monthly pension of freedom fighters and their widows from Rs 15,000 to Rs 20,000.
24 Mar 2013
A delegation of the Puducherry Freedom Fighters Welfare Movement will call on UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi at New Delhi soon seeking her intervention for sanction of pension to genuine freedom-fighters.
15 Oct 2015
Mohali: The nephew of freedom fighter Bhagat Singh, Abhay Singh Sandhu, today said the government will be approached for declassification of files of all freedom fighters who laid their lives for the sake of the country's independence.
16 Jan 2016
London: The latest set of witness statements released by a UK-based website set up to unravel the mystery surrounding Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's disappearance seem to confirm that the freedom fighter died as a result of a plane crash in Taiwan.
18 Jan 2016
New Delhi: Ex-servicemen seeking changes in government's One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme today shifted their protest back to Jantar Mantar here from outside Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's residence following a late night meeting with Minister of State Jayant Sinha.
17 Dec 2015
Irbil (Iraq): Islamic State militants have attacked a training camp in Iraq for fighters battling the extremist group, killing three Iraqi Sunni fighters and wounding 10 people, including four of their Turkish trainers, officials said.