15 May 2014
New Delhi: It is a common adage that it’s never too late to get married and senior Congress leader Narayan Dutt Tiwari validated this saying after tying the nuptial knot with the mother of his biological son Rohit Shekhar, Ujjawala Sharma, at the age of 88 in Lucknow on Wednesday.
09 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Leaving a host of foreign government organisations behind, including the CIA, FBI, NASA and even the Pakistani military, the Indian army has once again topped the popularity charts on social networking site Facebook.
01 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Pakistan will be releasing 164 Indian fishermen on August 3, a decision taken at the highest level there in pursuant to the Ufa Joint Statement.
14 Jul 2016
New Delhi: The death of Burhan Wani, a Hizbul Mujahideen militant who had a bounty of Rs 10 lakh on his head, kicked off state-wide protests that claimed more than 35 lives. Burhan Wani was a wanted regional commander of the Hizbul Mujahideen who had released a video warning of attacks on separate colonies for Sainiks and Kashmiri Pandits in the Valley.
23 Jan 2015
Mumbai: Three Immediate Support Vessels (ISVs) were commissioned into the Indian Navy here on Thursday by the Vice Admiral Anil Chopra, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Western Naval Command.
02 Jan 2016
Pathankot: Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal today said the attack at an Air Force base here in which four militants along with three security personnel were killed, is a "direct attack by Pakistan on our soil."
31 Dec 2015
New Delhi: As the year draws to a closure, one can't resist from reminiscing the year that was more like a roller coaster ride for famous personalities of India. Mr Perfectionist of Bollywood Aamir Khan embroiled in a controversy on intolerance, while heart throbbing cricket star Mahendra Singh Dhoni proved that his interest and inclination is not only limited to cricket.
30 Dec 2015
New Delhi: The Indian Navy yesterday test-fired the Barak 8 long range surface to air missile (LRSAM) for the first time from an Indian warship, after its successful test from an Israeli naval platform last month.
28 Dec 2015
Lucknow: Home Minister Rajnath Singh yesterday said that global terror outfit Islamic State has failed in its attempts to establish roots in India due to strong family values in the society which act as deterrent to radicalisation.
25 Jun 2015
New Delhi: India boasts of having world’s largest democracy which has the darkest patch in its history when the country reeled under the pang of state of Emergency that was clamped on June 25, 1975. Even after 40 years down the line, the nation cannot afford to forget the trauma of Emergency. All the fundamental rights and civil liberties were suspended. Political leaders of all hues in the Opposition were taken in for preventive detention. Newspapers were shut down. Here are 4 facts that unfold the blot on the face of Independent India.