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SpaceX Rocket Launched From Florida Carrying NASA New Planet-Hunter, TESS

News Feed - Thu, 19/04/2018 - 7:46am
A Falcon 9 rocket blasted off on Wednesday on SpaceX's first high-priority science mission for NASA, a planet-hunting space telescope whose launch was delayed for two days by a rocket-guidance glitch.

British PM May Pays Tribute To Queen's Dedication To Commonwealth

News Feed - Thu, 19/04/2018 - 7:33am
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May is to pay tribute to Queen Elizabeth for leading the Commonwealth with "service, dedication and constancy" as she thanks her for opening her homes to welcome...

PM Modi, Taunted By Opposition For Silence To Criticism, Explains

News Feed - Thu, 19/04/2018 - 7:19am
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who has been increasingly targeted by the Congress, particularly its president Rahul Gandhi, appeared to deliver a sharp comeback to his political rivals.

Pak TV Channel Returning To Air After Negotiations With Military: Report

News Feed - Thu, 19/04/2018 - 6:52am
Pakistan's largest TV station has been allowed back on the air at some major cable operators after talks with the military on demands it make changes in political coverage, two officials who work for...

Trump Hails CIA Chief Talks With Kim Jong Un, Boosting Summit Odds

News Feed - Thu, 19/04/2018 - 6:23am
US President Donald Trump on Wednesday hailed a "great" clandestine meeting between his CIA chief and North Korea's leader, as he signaled that his improbable summit with Kim Jong Un will go ahead.

Cuba Will Have First Non-Castro Leader In 60 Years, Successor Proposed

News Feed - Thu, 19/04/2018 - 6:06am
The Castro brothers' six-decade grip on power in Cuba approached its end Wednesday as the island's National Assembly named number two Miguel Diaz-Canel as the sole candidate for the presidency.

Air India Pilot Threatened Co-Pilots With Axe, Probe Ordered

News Feed - Thu, 19/04/2018 - 5:41am
Air India has ordered a probe into the complaints that one of its senior pilots threatened to hit his co-pilots with 'crash axe' at least on two flights, the sources said.

Breaking Stereotypes, Transsexual Couple To Tie Knot In Kerala

News Feed - Thu, 19/04/2018 - 4:15am
He was a 'woman' and she was a 'man' once and ostracised by their families and harassed by the society over their transgender status for long.But, Ishan and Surya are now all set to break several...

Meghalaya Man Arrested For Sexually Assaulting 7-Year-Old Granddaughter

News Feed - Thu, 19/04/2018 - 3:53am
A 60-year-old man has been arrested in Meghalaya's North Garo Hills on charges of molesting his own granddaughter who is only seven.

Ghost Of Note-Ban Haunts Government, RBI: P Chidambaram

News Feed - Thu, 19/04/2018 - 3:40am
Former finance minister P Chidambaram on Wednesday attacked the government and the RBI over the acute cash crunch in the country and said the ghost of demonetization has come back to haunt them.

Denied Ticket For PM's London Event, Student Confronts Foreign Secretary

News Feed - Thu, 19/04/2018 - 3:37am
Just hours before Prime Minister Narendra Modi was to attend a public event in London and take questions, a UK-based student group sought to know why they were denied tickets to attend the function....

Queen Loses Her Last Corgi, Marking The End Of A Scrappy Canine Dynasty

News Feed - Thu, 19/04/2018 - 3:36am
Reports from the palace say Britain's Queen Elizabeth II is absolutely gutted by the loss of her beloved corgi Willow, the last in a royal line of loyal, nippy dogs who have kept the monarch company...

3 Kerala Cops Arrested For Alleged Custodial Death Of 26-Year-Old Man

News Feed - Thu, 19/04/2018 - 3:34am
Three policemen have been arrested by Kerala Police for their suspected role in the alleged custodial death of a 26-year-old man in rural Ernakulam.

Uber Driver, Who Allegedly Masturbated In Front Of Passenger, Arrested

News Feed - Thu, 19/04/2018 - 3:33am
An Uber driver was arrested for allegedly masturbating while ferrying a woman passenger in his cab, police said on Wednesday.

BJP, AAP Hand-In-Glove, Advisers Sacked To Gain Sympathy: Congress

News Feed - Thu, 19/04/2018 - 3:28am
Delhi Congress President Ajay Maken on Wednesday attacked the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and the BJP over the cancellation of the appointment of nine AAP advisers, saying the two parties were working...

7-Year-Old Girl Allegedly Raped In Maharashtra; Man Arrested

News Feed - Thu, 19/04/2018 - 3:12am
In yet another case of rape of a minor, an 18-year-old man allegedly sexually assaulted a seven -year-old girl in Maharashtra's Parbhani district, police said today.

Twin Storm Claimed 18 Lives In Bengal: Mamata Banerjee

News Feed - Thu, 19/04/2018 - 3:01am
Altogether 18 deaths were reported in the city and four southern districts following the twin storms accompanied by rains which lashed parts of West Bengal on Tuesday night, Chief Minister Mamata...

AAP Aides Ousted Due To Procedural Lapses In Appointments: Home Ministry

News Feed - Thu, 19/04/2018 - 3:00am
The appointments of nine advisors to the Delhi government ministers were cancelled because the legal opinion suggested proper procedures had not been followed in the whole exercise, the Union Home...

"Rahul Gandhi Can't Speak For 15 Minutes Without Consulting A Slip": BJP

News Feed - Thu, 19/04/2018 - 2:57am
Hitting back at Rahul Gandhi for his statement that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will not be able to face the Lok Sabha even for 15 minutes, the BJP today said such a challenge from the Congress...

Delhi Court Questions Centre's Policy Exempting Panic Buttons In Autos

News Feed - Thu, 19/04/2018 - 2:57am
The Delhi High Court today questioned the Centre's 2016 policy exempting auto rickshaws and e-rickshaws across India from having panic buttons or General Packet Radio Service (GPRS), saying how it can...