20 Jun 2015
New Delhi: The Ministry of External Affairs termed as "baseless and misleading" reports that three Joint Secretaries were transferred to skip procedures in extending help by its Minister Sushma Swaraj to former IPL chief Lalit Modi in obtaining travel documents from UK.
14 Sep 2016
Deoria: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi's Mirzapur rally on Wednesday proved to be a reminder of Faizabad as the locals attending his much-hyped 'Khaat Sabha' again took the 'Khatiyas' (Cots) to their homes.
02 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in a series of tweets on Friday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi after his photo appeared in Reliance's Jio ad in country's leading newspapers.
29 Apr 2016
New Delhi: BJP leader Subramanium Swamy today sought a discussion in Rajya Sabha over reports that money was allegedly paid to middlemen for managing the Indian media to produce favourable news on the AgustaWestland deal.
20 Mar 2016
New Delhi: On the occasion of Parsi new year 'Navroz', Prime Minister Narendra Modi today greeted the nation and wished that the spirit of harmony is deepened.
24 Aug 2016
Kolkata: A strong earthquake measuring 6.8 on the Richter Scale jolted Myanmar on Wednesday and shook several parts of West Bengal, Bihar and Assam.
19 Aug 2016
Jaipur: A suspected Pakistani spy was apprehended by intelligence sleuths in Jaisalmer district of Rajasthan. "The accused who identified himself as Nandu is a Pakistani national and entered the country on visa," U R Sahoo, ADG Intelligence told on Friday.
11 Aug 2016
New Delhi: India's handicraft exports have increased by more than 8 per cent during the last fiscal, touching nearly Rs 31,000 crore, Textiles Minister Smriti Irani said in Lok Sabha today.
11 Aug 2016
Before starting, I would like to ask a question. Can as few as seven school going kids make history? New Delhi: When it comes to freedom struggle and revolutionary freedom fighters, names such as Mahatma Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru, Bhagat Singh, and Chandra Shekhar Azad strike our mind. Also, when we turn the pages of glorious history of freedom struggle, many eventful incidents such as Kakori conspiracy (1925), Bombing of the Central Assembly (1929), Lala Lajpat Rai’s death due to lathi-charge (1928) and others flash in our memories.
28 Jul 2016
Kolkata: Eminent author and social activist Mahasweta Devi, whose writings focused on the marginalized communities in the country and served as the voice of the oppressed, died here today after a multi-organ failure. She was 91.