21 Apr 2015
Bhubaneswar: Former Odisha Chief Minister and ex-Assam Governor Janaki Ballabh Patnaik passed away in Tirupati on Tuesday. He was 89.
20 Apr 2015
Thiruvananthapuram: On expected lines, two UDF candidates, including former Union minister Vayalar Ravi and an Opposition LDF nominee were elected to the Rajya Sabha from Kerala in the polls held on Monday.
30 May 2012
Renowned spiritual leader and social reformer Satguru Shri Wamanrao Pai passed away late on Tuesday at Kokilaben Ambani Hospital in Mumbai, an official said.
17 Apr 2015
Kanpur: Jammu and Kashmir's hardline separatist leader Masrat Alam will be sent to jail again, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Friday, adding that those charged with sedition will not be forgiven.
14 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Spiritual gurus are revered in our country since time immemorial. There are a lot of swamies who have been praised by people for their teachings and social services. Off late, swamies have increased their social and financial clouts. They became household names by organising huge satsangs and other spiritual and religious gatherings. However, swamies in India have one time or the other related to controversies. Their acts created controversies.
03 Apr 2015
Colombo: Sri Lankan Buddhist monks have invited exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama to make his first visit to the island, after a strongly pro-China government was voted out in January, but an official said Colombo was unlikely to allow it.
18 Apr 2015
Dhanbad: The chairman of Balia district Board of Uttar Pradesh was on Saturday sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court in connection with a 17-year-old murder case of trade union leader Binod Singh.
17 Apr 2015
Srinagar: Separatist leader Masarat Alam Bhat was arrested on Friday amid mounting outrage over raising of pro-Pakistan slogans and flags at a rally attended by him on Wednesday as the Centre said it was keeping a "close watch" on the situation in the Kashmir Valley which witnessed renewed violence.
17 Apr 2015
Srinagar: Buckling under pressure from alliance partner BJP, the PDP-led government in Jammu and Kashmir on Friday arrested separatist leader Masarat Alam Bhat in connection with the raising of Pakistani flags during a rally here on Wednesday.
15 Apr 2015
Dubai: The ideological leader of Yemen-based Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula was killed in a drone strike this week, allegedly by the United States, AQAP said in a statement.