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Jharkhand Warns Against Violence During Thursday's Shutdown

News Feed - Thu, 05/07/2018 - 1:25am
The Jharkhand government today warned of strict action against anyone found indulging in violence during a united opposition shutdown called on Thursday to protest an amendment in the Land Acquisition...

250 Stranded Kailash Mansarovar Pilgrims Evacuated From Nepal's Hilsa

News Feed - Thu, 05/07/2018 - 1:13am
Over 250 Indian pilgrims were evacuated from Nepal's mountainous Hilsa region today, as authorities stepped up efforts to rescue those stranded there due to heavy rain while returning from the Kailash...

Bangladesh Bowled Out By West Indies For Their Lowest Test Total

News Feed - Thu, 05/07/2018 - 12:56am
Bangladesh on Wednesday slumped to their lowest-ever Test total as Shakib Al Hasan's team was bowled out for a paltry 43 against the West Indies.

Delhi Verdict Not Applicable To Puducherry Situation: Supreme Court

News Feed - Thu, 05/07/2018 - 12:56am
The Supreme Court today clarified that Puducherry cannot be compared with the case of Delhi as it is governed by a provision which is different from that concerning the national capital.

Court To Decide On Shashi Tharoor's Anticipatory Bail Plea Tomorrow

News Feed - Thu, 05/07/2018 - 12:54am
A city court today reserved its order on Congress leader Shashi Tharoor's anticipatory bail plea for tomorrow in a case relating to his wife Sunanda Pushkar's death.

'Can't Wait For Gold,' Fans Tell Mouni After She Shares Pic With Akshay

News Feed - Thu, 05/07/2018 - 12:48am
Waiting anxiously to see Mouni Roy in Akshay Kumar's Gold? So is the Internet

Eleven People, 11 Diaries, 11 Pipes - Burari's Number Mystery

News Feed - Thu, 05/07/2018 - 12:46am
The mystery of the deaths in Burari's house of horrors appears to have been solved with the discovery of CCTV footage from an adjacent house.

Indonesia Open: PV Sindhu In Pre-Quarters, Kidambi Srikanth Bows Out

News Feed - Thu, 05/07/2018 - 12:44am
PV Sindhu advanced to the pre-quarterfinals of women's singles after registering a win over Thailand's Pornpawee Chochuwong 21-15, 19-21, 21-13.

India Could Have DNA Banks To Store Profiles As Cabinet Clears Bill

News Feed - Thu, 05/07/2018 - 12:34am
The Union Cabinet today gave its nod to a bill which seeks to set up DNA data banks across India to store profiles and also provides for a jail term of up to three years to those who leak the...

Ravi Shankar Prasad On How WhatsApp Can Help Curb Rumours

News Feed - Thu, 05/07/2018 - 12:33am
WhatsApp, the messaging platform used to spread rumours that led to mob violence, should quickly create a mechanism to flag messages that are repeatedly shared on the platform in a particular part of...

Punjab National Bank Embarks On Credit Restructuring Exercise

News Feed - Thu, 05/07/2018 - 12:33am
A senior PNB official clarified that: "Contrary to false reports, PNB has no plans to close operations in branches like the Brady House branch in Mumbai."

Step By Step Guide To Generate Aadhaar Virtual ID Number

News Feed - Thu, 05/07/2018 - 12:29am
An Aadhaar card holder using an Aadhaar VID will not be required to share their Aadhaar card number at the time of authentication.

In Rape Of 4-Year-Old In Kanpur, Police Detain 4 Accused Under 10

News Feed - Thu, 05/07/2018 - 12:27am
A four-year-old girl in Uttar Pradesh has been gang-raped allegedly by four boys between the ages of six and 10, police said. The police have detained the boys and sent them to a juvenile home in...

Court To Consider Charge Sheet Against Karti Chidambaram On July 6

News Feed - Thu, 05/07/2018 - 12:16am
A Delhi court will consider on Friday a charge sheet against former union minister P Chidambaram's son Karti in the Aircel-Maxis money laundering case filed by the Enforcement Directorate (ED).

Animals Are "Legal Entity", Have Rights Of Living Person, Court Rules

News Feed - Thu, 05/07/2018 - 12:15am
In a unique ruling, the Uttarakhand High Court today accorded the status of "legal person or entity" to animals in the state, saying "they have a distinct persona with corresponding rights, duties and...

Cabinet Approves Funds To Boost Educational Infrastructure

News Feed - Thu, 05/07/2018 - 12:11am
The Union Cabinet today approved a proposal by the HRD Ministry for expanding the scope of its Higher Education Financing Agency (HEFA).

Karnataka Allots Yeddyurappa A House, Not The One He Wanted. His Response

News Feed - Thu, 05/07/2018 - 12:09am
Former chief minister and the BJP's tallest leader in Karnataka, BS Yeddyurappa, has been allotted an official accommodation in Bengaluru, but it is not the house that he wanted. Mr Yeddyurappa's...

Communal Clash In Madhya Pradesh's Panna Kills 3, Injures 1

News Feed - Thu, 05/07/2018 - 12:08am
Three persons were killed and one was seriously injured in a clash between two communities in Madhya Pradesh's Panna district on Wednesday, police said.

RIL's 41st Annual General Meeting Tomorrow: What To Expect

News Feed - Thu, 05/07/2018 - 12:05am
Mukesh Ambani is expected to make some major announcements on Thursday when he speaks at the company's 41st Annual General Meeting (AGM).

Green Court To Hear Vedanta Plea Against Closure Of Sterlite Copper Plant

News Feed - Thu, 05/07/2018 - 12:05am
The National Green Tribunal will tomorrow hear a plea moved by metals and mining giant Vedanta Ltd challenging the Tamil Nadu government's order to permanently close the Sterlite copper plant at...