03 Feb 2016
New Delhi: In a security lapse, a woman today breached the security ring deployed near South Block for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's convoy and threw a flower pot on the road which was to be taken by him shortly afterwards.
01 Feb 2016
Guwahati: A united Opposition today forced Assam Governor Padmanabha Balakrishna Acharya to curtail his speech on the opening day of the Budget Session and leave the assembly amid disruptions over the government's performance in the poll-bound state.
20 Jan 2016
Muzaffarnagar: BJP president Amit Shah has been given a clean chit by the UP Police in a case of hate speech in Muzaffarnagar district in April 2014 during Lok Sabha elections.
19 Jan 2016
New York: In a bid to answer critics that it has not done enough to tackle online racist and hate speech at a time when Europe is going through a refugee crisis, Facebook has started a new initiative to counter extremist posts on the social networking website in Europe.
29 Dec 2015
New Delhi: The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) administration yesterday informed the students' union that Ramdev's talk at the institution was cancelled, while the yoga guru tweeted that he hadn't confirmed his presence at all.
16 Dec 2015
New Delhi: The first Indian origin CEO of Google railed a series of announcements in his maiden visit to India. He along with top executives from Google and Youtube talked about the company's plans for India.
25 Dec 2015
Kabul: The memorable portrayal of a pathan 'Sher Khan' by actor Pran in Bollywood movie 'Zanjeer' today found its way into diplomacy as Prime Minister Narendra Modi mentioned it to underscore how Indians view Afghans as true and magnanimous friends.
02 Jan 2016
London: Taking turns to respond to each other is a key part of conversation and babies learn the technique at around six months of age, long before infants know much about language, says a new study.
28 Dec 2015
New Delhi: A group of students at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) here has come out against a move by the varsity to invite Yoga guru Ramdev to deliver the keynote address at an event which is being co-organised by it.
28 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said courts in the country have always upheld and defended the right to free speech and expression.