Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar rules out withdrawing troops from Siachen

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar rules out withdrawing troops from Siachen

Terming the recent death of 10 soldiers in an avalanche on the Siachen glacier "painful", Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Sunday that withdrawing troops from the world's highest battlefield could not be a solution.

Differently-abled woman passenger alleges Air India made her crawl

Differently-abled woman passenger alleges Air India made her crawl

A differently-abled woman passenger alleged that she had to crawl to the passenger coach as Air India did not arrange a wheelchair for her.

Bihar student receives call from Pakistan to join ISI

A college student has allegedly received a phone call from Pakistan asking him to join ISI, police said today.

BJP hits back at Cong, says 1975 emergency was 'murder of democracy'

BJP hits back at Cong, says 1975 emergency was 'murder of democracy'

Asserting that the 1975 emergency was the murder of democracy and not the imposition of President`s rule in Arunachal Pradesh, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday asked the Congress to introspect its role rather than levelling allegations on decisions based on facts and not sentiments.

Suspected terrorists escape from Odisha hotel before police raid

Suspected terrorists escape from Odisha hotel before police raid

Just before a police raid took place at a hotel in Bhubaneshwar on Tuesday, four foreign nationals, suspected to be terrorists managed to escape from there.

Nehru's letter on Subhas Chandra Bose an 'invented text', conspiracy to malign Congress: Shashi Tharoor

Nehru's letter on Subhas Chandra Bose an 'invented text', conspiracy to malign Congress: Shashi Tharoor

Shashi Tharoor has claimed that 'Nehru letter' that allegedly addressed Subhas Chandra Bose as a war criminal, was purported for political mileage.

 

 

Sunanda Pushkar death: Have so much to say but only after probe ends, says Shashi Tharoor

Sunanda Pushkar death: Have so much to say but only after probe ends, says Shashi Tharoor

Former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor has claimed that he has much to say on Sunanda Pushkar case, but is waiting for the probe to end first.

Four suspected terrorists arrested in Haridwar

Four suspected terrorists arrested in Haridwar

Delhi Police has arrested four suspected terrorists -- reportedly linked with the Islamic State terror outfit -- from Haridwar in Uttarakhand for plotting attacks in the capital and nearby areas.

Mumbai hit-and-run: Lawyer Jhanvi Gadkar's license terminated for life

Mumbai hit-and-run: Lawyer Jhanvi Gadkar's license terminated for life

Mumbai Road Transport Office on Tuesday terminated for life the driving license of corporate lawyer Jhanvi Gadkar in the drunk driving case.

Would set up panel to re-look policy on farmers: Centre to SC

Would set up panel to re-look policy on farmers: Centre to SC

The Centre has told the Supreme Court that it would set up a panel of experts for re-examining the eight-year-old National Policy for Farmers (NPF), particularly in the wake of rising cases of farmer suicides.

J&K govt formation: Mehbooba Mufti calls PDP meet today

J&K govt formation: Mehbooba Mufti calls PDP meet today

The first signs of effort to end the impasse on government formation in Jammu and Kashmir emerged today as PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday called a meeting to discuss the future course of action with ally Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). The meeting will be attended by senior party leaders and Parliament members.

Subhas Chandra Bose died of injuries sustained in plane crash: UK website

Subhas Chandra Bose died of injuries sustained in plane crash: UK website

The latest set of witness statements released by a UK-based website set up to unravel the mystery surrounding Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's death seem to confirm that the freedom fighter died as a result of a plane crash in Taiwan.

Triple murder in Kolkata: Woman, 2 children found dead

Triple murder in Kolkata: Woman, 2 children found dead

A woman along with her two sons has been found dead at her home in Palm Avenue area in Kolkata on early Saturday, police said.

Shocking! Woman tries to strangle mother-in-law in UP, caught on CCTV

Shocking! Woman tries to strangle mother-in-law in UP, caught on CCTV

In a shocking incident, a woman has been caught assaulting and trying to strangle her 70-year-old bed ridden mother-in-law to death in Uttar Pradesh.

Madras HC grants stay on imposing dress code for temple entry

Madras HC grants stay on imposing dress code for temple entry

The Madras High Court on Monday granted interim stay on the order passed by a single judge on November 26, directing the Tamil Nadu Government to implement a dress code for men, women and even children wanting to enter almost all temples across the state from January 1.

PM Modi's tolerance to terror attacks should end: Shiv Sena

PM Modi's tolerance to terror attacks should end: Shiv Sena

Advocating a strong response to the Pathankot terror strike, Shiv Sena today said Prime Minister Narendra Modi's tolerance to such attacks should end.

Talks with Pakistan only after it acts against Pathankot airbase attack masterminds: NSA Ajit Doval

Talks with Pakistan only after it acts against Pathankot airbase attack masterminds: NSA Ajit Doval

Amid reports that the critical peace talks between India and Pakistan have been called off, NSA Ajit Doval on Monday denied any such development.

Haryana Panchayat elections: Polling underway for first phase

Haryana Panchayat elections: Polling underway for first phase

All arrangements have been made by the Haryana State Election Commission to ensure peaceful, free and fair polling in the first phase of general elections for Panchayati Raj Institutions that begins today.

BJP slams Marathi Literary Meet chief over remarks on PM Modi

BJP slams Marathi Literary Meet chief over remarks on PM Modi

A prestigious annual literary meet in Maharashtra has assumed political overtones with the ruling BJP taking objection to the sammelan's newly-elected president and writer Sripal Sabnis' comments on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Man falls into manhole, sues BMC for Rs 1.5 crore

Man falls into manhole, sues BMC for Rs 1.5 crore

A Mumbai-based resident has sued the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation for Rs. 1.5 crore as damage after he accidentally slipped into a partially-covered manhole in the city.