Project Tiger was formally launched at the Corbett National Park
The world famous Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath was held in the pilgrim town of Odisha today with religious fervour and enthusiasm amid tight security.
Undeterred by rains, lakhs of devotees from acros
A farmer committed suicide in Chhattisgarh's Mahasamund district yesterday, police said.
This is the second farmer suicide in the district in the last four days.
Hiradhar Nishad (55) drank pesticide
A study has suggested the govt accord industry status to the country's waste management sector
Claiming that the country's internal security is in jeopardy, the Congress criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for not raising the issue during his monthly radio programme 'Mann Ki Baat' today.
Move aimed at preventing anti-social elements from crossing over during polls
Aam Aadmi Party today accused the BJP government in Madhya Pradesh of grossly overestimating the power consumption by agricultural pumps, leading to wrong people benefiting from subsidy of Rs 4,000 cr
Two Army men were injured today in an operation launched by the security forces to flush out militants who took refuge inside a prominent school on the outskirts of Srinagar after attacking a CRPF par
A 30-year-old pilgrim died after he fell from a train here, police said today.
Gurjant Singh, resident of Kaithal in Haryana, died when he slipped while trying to board the train at a local station,
The Railways will kick off the final location survey of the 498 km long Bilaspur-Manali-Leh line at Leh in Jammu and Kashmir this week.
Coming up at a high of 3,300 metres, the strategically importan
The U.S. Supreme Court is set to rule on Monday in a closely watched religious rights case involving limits on public funding for churches and other religious entities as the justices issue the final
Senior BJP MLA Ghanshyam Tiwari's rally was "dispersed" by the police today a few minutes after it left his residence here to hold a 'satyagrah' outside Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje's 13 C
BJP MLA Ghanshyam Tiwari and his supporters were prevented by the police today from staging a protest in front of Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje's residence here.
The Sanganer MLA, who was
The police today seized 48 kg charas worth Rs 4.80 crore from a village near the Indo-Nepal border in Bihar's West Champaran district.
Bhangha police station in-charge Mukesh Singh said police seized
A heavy downpour in Puri did not prevent devotees from joining up for the celebrated and world famous annual Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra on Sunday.Lakhs of people congregated in Puri to witness Lord Jag
GSTN Chairman cautioned against delays on the portal near the deadline due to increased traffic
In a mixed outing, India's Aditya Patel and Mitch Gilbert of Team OD savoured a podium place finish before suffering a crash in the second race in the third round of the Blancpain GT Series Asia in Su
Union minister Sushma Swaraj today launched a veiled attack on Meira Kumar, the opposition's presidential candidate, by posting a video of a 2013 Lok Sabha speech in which the former Speaker was seen
At least four persons are reported to have died after the gandola cable in the tourist resort of Gulmarg in Jammu and Kashmir snapped.Further details are awaited.
Istanbul’s governor has banned a gay pride parade in the city for the second straight year, citing threats from conservative Muslim groups. Last week, the ultra-nationalist Alperen Hearths group
About four kg of silver articles valued at about Rs two lakh and Rs 92,000 cash have been stolen from a merchant outside a jewellery shop here.
The person had come to the city from Salem last nig
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has welcomed Qatar’s stand on a list of demands from Saudi Arabia and its allies, saying that the ultimatum is “against international law”. Qat
Hitting back at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his remark on the Emergency, the Congress today said he should remember the country is facing an "undeclared Emergency" under the BJP rule.
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday congratulated Kidambi Srikanth for winning the Australian Open, stating that it is a moment of pride for India.Earlier in the day, the Badm
LONDON (Reuters) - Major central banks should press ahead with interest rate increases, the Bank for International Settlements said on Sunday, while recognizing that some turbulence in financial marke
A village headman allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself from a tree as he was facing financial crunch, the police said.
The body of Bharat Singh (45), village head of Kudauli in Bisauli area
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar, among others, lavished praise on Kidami Srikanth for claiming the Australian Open title with a stunning win over reigning Olympic and wo
Lord Wolfson warns that a badly managed exit from the EU could lead to "years of economic decline".
: Noted industrialist and diversified business conglomerate Mahindra Group Chairman, Anand Mahindra today said he would "personally" hand over a TUV300 to shuttler Kidambi Srikanth for winning the Aus
Janata Dal (Secular) chief and former prime minister H.D. Deve Gowda on Sunday extended his support to opposition presidential candidate Meira Kumar.Earlier on Friday, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kuma
Not so long ago, the ruling TRS in Telangana and the BJP were engaged in war of words. But not anymore.
The reason: Telangana Chief Minister and TRS (Telangana Rashtra Samiti) supremo K Chandrasekhar
As UAE residents try to call home over the holidays, some are finding that Skype is no longer working
India's border with Nepal will be sealed tomorrow, 48 hours before the municipal polls in the neighbouring country, to prevent anti-social elements from crossing the international boundary and vitiati