Ex-CJI Sabharwal passes away
Former Chief Justice of India Y K Sabharwal passed away here last evening. 73-year-old Justice Sabharwal is survived by two sons Chetan and Nitin. Th...
Glenn Ford, a former inmate who spent 30 years on death row in U.S., dies at 65
Glenn Ford, who spent nearly 30 years on death row in Louisiana for a murder he almost certainly did not commit, died Monday in New Orleans, less than...
Sikh who removed turban to help wounded boy felicitated
Harman Singh broke religious protocol by removing his turban to help the profusely bleeding child following a road accident in New Zealand.
UGC told to take appropriate measures in Stephens’ molestation case
Amid a raging controversy over the alleged molestation at St. Stephen’s College, HRD Ministry on Saturday asked UGC to take “appropriate measure” to ...
Fatal fire on Japan's bullet train exposes lapses
A 71-year-old retiree poured flammable liquid over and set fire on himself while onboard the bullet train heading to Osaka from Tokyo.
Pakistan train accident: 19 bodies recovered from canal
The bodies of all the 19 people who died when four coaches of an army train fell into a canal while crossing a bridge in Pakistan’s Gujranwala distri...
Confident about renewed energy in India US ties: Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday greeted the people of U.S. on the occasion of their 239th Independence Day and said he was “extremely excite...
Hema Malini discharged from hospital
Actress and BJP MP Hema Malini was injured and admitted to hospital after her Mercedes collided with another car in Dausa district.
Five guerrillas, soldier killed as army foils infiltration bid on LoC
At least five infiltrating guerrillas and a soldier were killed overnight near the Line of Control (LoC) in Uri sector of Baramulla district where th...
CPI(M) may join forces with Congress against Mamata
But the party is clear that it will not enter into any electoral arrangement with the Congress in West Bengal — or anywhere else.
30 per cent of rural households landless, live off manual labour
Literacy, second most common form of deprivation.
Solar plane breaks record for longest non-stop solo flight
It landed in Hawaii after a record-breaking 5-day journey across the Pacific Ocean from Japan.
U.S. court rejects Rajat Gupta’s appeal
A U.S. federal court on Friday rejected the India-born former Goldman Sachs director Rajat Gupta's appeal to overturn his two-year sentence and convi...
Rebels in new bid to capture Aleppo
Islamic militants and rebels in Syria launched fresh attacks on government-held neighbourhoods in Aleppo on Friday, setting off some of the heaviest ...
PM’s Central Asia trip to give impetus to trade, energy security
Modi is also expected to meet leaders of 12 nations at BRICS outreach session
Dayanidhi Maran asked to produce papers
The CBI has alleged that 770 high-capacity BSNL lines were used at Mr. Maran’s three residences in Chennai and Delhi.