03 Oct 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the country has always focused on personal hygiene, but it should now focus on social hygiene as well.
01 Oct 2015
Washington: Social media voices have backed India after Pakistan's Prime Minister raised the Kashmir issue at the UN General Assembly even as a former top Pakistani diplomat tweeted that Nawaz Sharif's speech 'plays well at home' but is 'not taken seriously by the rest of the world'.
25 Sep 2015
Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, superstar Shah Rukh Khan, actress Priyanka Chopra, Anushka Sharma, Madhuri Dixit-Nene among others have wished their fans Eid Mubarak.
29 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Social networking giant Facebook today defended itself on the 'Internet.org' profile picture imbroglio and said that the issue on the site was a mistake by an engineer which had nothing to do with Internet.org's publicity plans in the country.
06 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has come out in defence of khap panchayats, saying they keep a check on social evils and there was nothing wrong with their orders.
26 Sep 2015
New Delhi: In this era of technology advancement, social networking site Facebook has come with a very noble idea seeking to provide its acceptability to every person without making any charge.
24 Sep 2015
Raipur: The BJP government in Chhattisgarh courted controversy with a chapter in its Class 10 Social Science textbook saying that working women are one of the causes of unemployment in the country.
25 Sep 2015
New Delhi: The CBI has moved the Supreme Court seeking custodial interrogation of social activist Teesta Setalvad and her husband, charging them with failing to cooperate in the probe in a case of alleged FCRA violation by misusing foreign funds received by them and posing a threat to communal harmony.
26 Sep 2015
Allahabad: Social activist Medha Patkar and some of her associates were arrested here today while they were going to Kachri village of the district, where farmers had held protests and clashed with police against acquisition of their land by the UP government for a power plant.
19 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Social networking site Facebook on Friday remained defiant about its free internet service providing initiative internet.org and said it was looking at innovative ways to provide connectivity in the country.