27 Sep 2015
Pune: The agitating Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) students today called off their 18- day-old "hunger strike" in response to the government's communication inviting them for a dialogue to resolve their demands at a meeting slated for September 29 in Mumbai.
02 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Expressing solidarity with the day-long nationwide strike called by 10 central trade unions, Congress today alleged that government's 'utter apathy' has led to the stir.
01 Sep 2015
New Delhi: Normal life was affected in various parts of the country, including in West Bengal and Kerala, as 10 central trade unions today went on a day-long nationwide strike to protest against changes in labour laws and privatisation of PSUs.
01 Sep 2015
Washington: Returning to power in 1980, the then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi had considered a military strike on Pakistan's nuclear installations to prevent it from acquiring weapons capabilities, a declassified CIA document has claimed.
07 Aug 2015
Las Vegas: As fierce competition leads to rapid innovation in the smartphone market, hackers have pounced on cracks in defenses of developments on devices at the heart of modern lifestyles, experts say.
24 Aug 2015
Nashik: After the theft of 700 kg of onion from a Mumbai shop, robbers have now decamped with about 2,000 kg of the pricey kitchen staple from the godown of a Nashik farmer.
06 Oct 2015
ISTANBUL: The United States and its NATO allies denounced Russia yesterday for violating Turkish airspace along the frontier with Syria, and Ankara threatened to respond if provoked again, raising the prospect of direct confrontation between the Cold War enemies.
22 Aug 2015
Washington: The second-in-command of the dreaded Islamic State (IS) militant group has been killed in a US air strike in Northern Iraq, the White House has said.
03 Oct 2015
Dharamsala: South African batsman Jean-Paul Duminy, who blunted the Indian attack with his match-winning knock, said the 16th over in which the visitors gathered 22 runs turned the opening T20 cricket match in their favour.
23 Sep 2015
Pune/New Delhi: Possibility of a fresh round of talks between the Centre and striking FTII students brightened yesterday with the protesters saying they were ready to meet Information and Broadcasting Ministry officials at the institute's campus today.