Jallikattu row: Protests enter third day, CM meets PM

New Delhi: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi to seek promulgation of an ordinance to allow Jallikattu amid wide...

Kashmir: Lashkar-e-Toiba militant killed in encounter

Srinagar: A Lashkar-e-Toiba militant was today killed while a policeman was injured in an encounter in Bandipora district of north Kashmir. On specific intelligence input about...

Chhattisgarh: Naxals trigger landmine blast in Narayanpur, 3 killed

Raipur: Two women and a minor girl were killed while four others injured when a pressure landmine, suspected to have been laid by Naxals, went...

CBI initiates a preliminary enquiry against Manish Sisodia

The Central Bureau of Investigation has initiated a preliminary enquiry against Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia and unknown public servants for alleged violation...

Demonetisation: Manmohan Singh comes to rescue Urjit Patel

NEW DELHI: Amid heated and often partisan politics over demonetisation, former PM Manmohan Singh came to the rescue of embattled RBI governor Urjit Patel...

Students gathered in their thousands at the Marina Beach against Jallikattu...

The students had gathered in their thousands at the Marina Beach. Some ideologically motivated activists knew all the nuances of the jallikattu issue as...

Cong accuses Kerala govt of ‘disrespecting’ national leaders

Congress in Kerala today accused the CPI(M)-led LDF government of showing 'disrespect' to Mahatma Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru and B R Ambedkar by not including...

Former Shiv Sena MP from Pune Gajanan Babar joins BJP

Mumbai: Former Shiv Sena MP from Pune, Gajanan Babar today joined the BJP, ahead of the civic polls scheduled in Maharashtra next month. Babar joined BJP...

UP assembly polls: Muzaffarnagar BJP MLA booked for model code violation

Muzaffarnagar, UP: BJP MLA from Muzaffarnagar constituency Kapil Dev Aggarwal has been booked for the violation of the modal code of conduct ahead of Uttar...

Jallikattu protests: Tamil Nadu ministers to take up issue with President...

As pro-Jallikattu protests across Tamil Nadu continued to gain steam with a group of youngsters continuing their agitation in Chennai through the night, the...

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2016 was the deadliest year for journalists in Afghanistan

Afghanistan suffered its deadliest year on record for journalists in 2016, according to a report released today which said the country is the second...

N Korea preparing inter-continental ballistic missiles: Kim Jong-Un

Seoul: North Korea is preparing to test new rockets, a report said today, after its leader Kim Jong-Un said the country was in the final...

Obama calls PM Modi, thanks him for strengthening Indo-US ties

Washington: Outgoing US President Barack Obama telephoned Prime Minister Narendra Modi to thank him for his partnership that enhanced the relations between India and America,...

Rebel rocket strike kills 6 civilians in Yemen’s Taiz

Sanaa: Yemeni security officials say a rocket fired by Shiite rebels has killed six civilians in the war-torn city of Taiz. They say yesterday's strike hit...

Obama in final news conference: At my core I think we’re going to be...

Washington: Outgoing US President Barack Obama today offered a parting message of hope for a country governed by Donald Trump, assuring Americans that "we're going...