Taking a dig at the inaccessibility of porn sites over various internet service providers in the country, filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma said "depriving consenting adults" of watching porn is equivalent to what "Taliban and ISIS is doing to freedom".
An attempt made by a Britain-based company to patent a medicinal composition comprising of turmeric, pine bark and green tea for treating hair loss was prevented by India, the science and technology ministry said on Sunday.
Pakistan Prime Minister's Adviser on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz on Sunday said he has received a proposal from India for a meeting between National Security Advisors of the two countries on August 23-24 in New Delhi.
Five active spacecrafts are now orbiting the Red Planet, including one from India, leaving NASA with no option but to beef up traffic monitoring, communication and manoeuvre planning to ensure that Mars orbiters do not collide with one another.
Pakistan on Sunday released 163 Indian fishermen from a jail here as goodwill gesture following a recent understanding between Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi in Russia.
India and Israel are likely to test fire this month the long-range surface-to-air Barak 8 missile, jointly developed by the two countries, which can act as a potent shield against incoming missiles, aircraft and drones.
In what further adds to the suspicion of Pakistan's role in Gurdaspur terror attack, a post-mortem report on the three fidayeens has revealed that one of them wore a glove that had 'Made in Pakistan' tag clearly imprinted on it, a newspaper report said Sunday.
With the long-awaited swapping of enclaves between India and Bangladesh now complete, ensuring security so that these areas do not become a hub of anti- national activities seems to be of prime concern of security agencies.
Despite being a large country it seems "small" in border areas due to under-developed or absent infrastructure, Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju said and called for repealing of "regulations of the 50s-60s" which restrict development in the regions.
The tri-colour was hoisted, the national anthem sung and crackers burst as over 14,000 residents of 51 Bangladeshi enclaves became Indians citizens at the stroke of midnight Friday/Saturday, ending their 68 years of stateless existence.
Involvement of community elders, monitoring of radical social media platforms and real-time sharing of information are a few steps government plans to take to prevent youths getting attracted to radical ideologies, such as that propagated by ISIS.
Indian community leaders in New Zealand have called for an investigation into how the 'witch doctors' have been able to work in the country, while condemning local Indian media for allowing such practices to be advertised.
The Pakistan Rangers on Saturday violated the ceasefire by resorting to small arms firing and mortar shelling on border out posts along the International Border in Jammu district, drawing retaliation from the BSF.