14 Jul 2016
Srinagar: Normal life in Kashmir was paralysed for the sixth consecutive day today due to curfew-like restrictions and separatist-sponsored strike in the wake of killing of Hizbul commander Burhan Wani and the ensuing deadly violence that has left 35 persons dead.
14 Jul 2016
Chennai: Public and private sector bank employees have decided to observe a day-long strike on July 29 to oppose the 'anti-people' banking reform policies of the Centre, AIBEA said today.
12 Jul 2016
Peshawar: The mastermind of the Pakistani Taliban attack on an army school here that left over 140 schoolchildren dead in 2014 has been killed in a US drone strike in neighbouring Afghanistan, security officials said.
15 Jul 2016
Surat: Patel quota agitation spearhead Hardik Patel today walked out of Lajpore jail here after nine months of confinement, vowing to continue the stir, and took a swipe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying he does not want a "56-inch chest" but the rights of his community.
02 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Alarmed by the terror attack in Dhaka in neighbouring Bangladesh, the government today sounded high alert in states bordering that country, including West Bengal, Tripura and Assam.
07 Jul 2016
New Delhi: A special team of NSG officers will be travelling to Bangladesh to "analyse and study" the bombings at an Eid prayer gathering today and the recent terror siege at a high-end restaurant in the neighbouring country.
30 Jun 2016
New Delhi/Chennai: The Confederation of Central Government Employees yesterday rejected the pay hike announced by the government and threatened to go on a strike next week, a decision which got support from the central trade unions.
22 Jun 2016
Islamabad : Pakistan has raised the issue of the recent US drone strike that killed the Afghan Taliban chief, in the UN Security Council, describing it as an "unacceptable and blatant violation of its sovereignty" and of the UN charter and international law.
02 Jul 2016
United Nations: As terrorists struck a massive blow in the region yesterday, India called for quick action to adopt the long-stalled Comprehensive Convention on International Terrorism (CCIT) and expressed disappointment that the General Assembly failed to push for its early adoption.
21 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party's Lok Sabha member from East Delhi Maheish Girri today broke his fast-unto-death outside Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence here.