06 May 2016
New Delhi: The Bombay High Court today upheld the beef ban in Maharashtra. The court ruled that possession of beef slaughtered outside the state would not be counted as a criminal offence.
04 May 2016
Lucknow: On Sunday, as International Labour Day was celebrated the world over, in the small town of Gonda, 130 km from here, a record of sorts was set, hitherto not much publicized: The creation of a staggering 47,000 rural jobs in a single day!
03 May 2016
Bengaluru: In a shocking incident caught on camera, a 22-year old woman from North-East was kidnapped at a residential locality here by an unidentified man who allegedly tried to molest her, as bystanders watched passively.
14 Mar 2016
Nagaur (Rajasthan): In a veiled reference to the recent Jat agitation, RSS today disapproved of reservation demands by the 'affluent' sections and favoured a study to ascertain whether the deserving backward classes are actually getting the quota benefits.
18 Apr 2016
Mumbai: Maharashtra Minister Pankaja Munde today came under attack from ruling ally Shiv Sena as well as the opposition for clicking selfies while on a visit to drought-hit Marathwada, but she defended herself saying she took pictures out of elation on seeing water in a trench in the dried up river.
13 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Asserting that France wants Pakistan to act against those who carry out attacks against India and "bring them to book", former French President Nicolas Sarkozy today said India's neighbour needs to do more in the war against terror.
21 Apr 2016
New Delhi: When Shailendra Singh asked some questions on the achievement advertisements of the Delhi government by filing an RTI, the reply he got from the Arvind Kejriwal led government was not satisfactory.
01 Apr 2016
Cairo: A charitable gesture by Argentinian football star Lionel Messi has sparked outrage in Egypt, where a lawmaker and football official took umbrage at the donation: His football boots. Messi, in an interview with the private satellite channel MBC Misr, had donated his boots to the channel to auction them off for charity.
06 Apr 2016
Mumbai: IPL chairman Rajiv Shukla yesterday said that in this season of the popular T20 tournament, the viewers too would get a chance to air their views on decisions referred to the third umpire.
31 Mar 2016
Hyderabad: "It's nothing but a God's act" was how a senior official of IVRCL reacted after the flyover it was constructing in Kolkata collapsed today even as a company official denied any quality or technical issue as the cause behind the incident "as of now".