China’s target is Indian Ocean: U.S. official Thomas Shannon
In unusually strong comments by serving diplomat, Shannon also says US not giving up hope on India’s NSG membership
Excessive use of technology may play havoc with children’s studies: survey
If your adolescent child is hooked on to the phone or lost in the virtual world, or busy playing video games, you should keep a watch. This excessive...
SC Bench refers plea seeking decriminalisation of gay sex to Chief Justice
The apex court had, a few months ago, indicated that Section 377 of the IPC deserves a re-look and agreed to post a batch of curative petitions filed
Disgruntlement at pay panel proposals
Confederation plans protest from Monday; many feel let down by the minimum pay proposed.
BJP’s all-Muslim teams to ensure smooth conduct of Amarnath Yatra
The Bharatiya Janata Party, for the first time ever, has mobilised Muslim cadre from the Kashmir Valley to ensure the safety of pilgrims during the A...
India test-fires surface-to-air missile
Indian Defence Research Development Laboratory (DRDL), a laboratory of DRDO based at Hyderabad, has jointly developed this missile in collaboration wi
Eight dead in Mumbai fire mishap
At least eight people were killed and one seriously injured after a fire broke out around 6 am at Wafa Medical Store at Juhu Galli in Andheri West.
Supreme Court cannot exercise power of pardon vested with President, Governor
The constitutional power of the executive to grant pardon to convicts cannot be exercised by the apex court unless there is a violation of fundamenta...
Education in the whole country is a mess: Kanhaiya Kumar
Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union President Kanhaiya Kumar, who was in Patna on Wednesday to participate in a protest march organised by th...
Government keeping tabs on imams: Mirwaiz
Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Wednesday said he was planning to organise a meeting of clergy across Jammu and Kashmir to campai...
‘Commandos alone can’t prevent terrorist attacks’
Low awareness among other stakeholders is a cause for concern, say police officials
CBI response sought in Chhota Rajan passport case
The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought the CBI’s response to the plea of a retired government official, who is facing trial in a fake passport case...
Cong. accuses Siliguri Mayor of covert ties with Trinamool
Fissures appear in the Left-Congress unity at the municipal corporation
Resist fascist designs: Yechury
Metamorphosis of the “secular democratic republic of India into a rabidly intolerant fascistic Hindu Rashtra of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh” is b...
Not averse to allying with Cong. on issue of democracy: Yechury
While endorsing the Central Committee’s stand that the electoral tie up with Congress in West Bengal was not in consonance with political tactical lin...
Doval condoles Naga leader’s death, visits family
A day after Naga leader Isak Chisi Swu (86), who led one of the worst insurgencies in the North East died at a city hospital due to multiple organ fa...
PUCL demands judicial probe into demolition drive
The People’s Union of Civil Liberties has termed as illegal the recent demolition of about 250 houses in the town of Neem ka Thana in Rajasthan’s Sik...
For heaven’s sake man, go, Cameron tells Corbyn
Labour MPs voted against Mr. Corbyn in a no-confidence motion on Tuesday, But Corbyn has refused to go.
Row over Rajasthan SCW member’s selfie with rape victim
A selfie clicked by a member of the Rajasthan State Commission for Women with a rape victim courted controversy prompting the chairperson of the comm...