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Indian Army set to raise new battle formation along Pakistan and China borders

Indian Army set to raise new battle formation along Pakistan and China borders

The Indian Army is slated to raise the first few Integrated Battle Groups along the Pakistan border, following which it will start simultaneously raising them on the China border too.

Jun 19, 2019, 14:05 PM IST
Heatwave claims lives of 139 people in Bihar

Heatwave claims lives of 139 people in Bihar

The severe heat conditions have prompted the state government to order the closure of academic activities in all schools and colleges till June 22.

Jun 19, 2019, 14:00 PM IST
Kolkata police form team to probe city model’s molestation case, inaction allegations

Kolkata police form team to probe city model’s molestation case, inaction allegations

With the victim accusing the Kolkata police of inaction, the team is also expected to probe the authenticity of her claims.

Jun 19, 2019, 13:16 PM IST
J&K: 5 arrested for making IEDs, police recover incriminating materials

J&K: 5 arrested for making IEDs, police recover incriminating materials

Police officers said that a special team in separate raids arrested the persons in Zainapora area of south Kashmir.

Jun 19, 2019, 13:03 PM IST
Mamata, Mayawati, Stalin, among others to skip all-party meet convened by PM Modi today

Mamata, Mayawati, Stalin, among others to skip all-party meet convened by PM Modi today

PM Modi has invited the heads of all political parties to discuss several issues including the 'One Nation, One Election' idea.

Jun 19, 2019, 12:43 PM IST
No Indian university among top 100 globally; IIT Bombay ranks 152, IIT Delhi 182

No Indian university among top 100 globally; IIT Bombay ranks 152, IIT Delhi 182

IIT-Bombay, IIT-Delhi and IISc (Bangalore) are among the top 200 universities in the world.

Jun 19, 2019, 12:16 PM IST
Parliament live updates: BJP MP Om Birla elected Lok Sabha Speaker, all party meeting today

Parliament live updates: BJP MP Om Birla elected Lok Sabha Speaker, all party meeting today

Bharatiya Janata Party MP from Kota in Rajasthan was on Wednesday elected unopposed as the Speaker of the 17th Lok Sabha. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who had proposed Birla's named, hailed his

Jun 19, 2019, 12:01 PM IST
BJP MP Om Birla elected Lok Sabha Speaker

BJP MP Om Birla elected Lok Sabha Speaker

Om Birla was elected unopposed after Congress-led UPA and other major parties backed his candidature in the election on Wednesday. 

Jun 19, 2019, 11:13 AM IST
Cordon and search operation launched in two villages of J&K's Anantnag after inputs of terrorists' presence

Cordon and search operation launched in two villages of J&K's Anantnag after inputs of terrorists' presence

This comes at the backdrop of two terrorist attacks and an encounter in the district within a span of a week.

Jun 19, 2019, 11:07 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi turns 49, PM Modi, Rajnath join others in wishing him good health, long life

Rahul Gandhi turns 49, PM Modi, Rajnath join others in wishing him good health, long life

"Best wishes to Shri Rahul Gandhi on his birthday. May he be blessed with good health and a long life," PM Modi wrote.

Jun 19, 2019, 10:37 AM IST
What is Acute Encephalitis Syndrome – Causes, symptoms and treatment

What is Acute Encephalitis Syndrome – Causes, symptoms and treatment

Infectious encephalitis, exposure to pesticides, and a potential association with litchi fruit consumption comprise the spectrum of causes for Acute Encephalitis Syndrome.

Jun 19, 2019, 10:12 AM IST
Team reaches AN 32 crash site for retrieval of bodies, in touch with IAF through satellite phones

Team reaches AN 32 crash site for retrieval of bodies, in touch with IAF through satellite phones

All of them are safe and sound, said the IAF.

Jun 19, 2019, 10:06 AM IST
Next Maharashtra Chief Minister will be from Shiv Sena, declares Saamana

Next Maharashtra Chief Minister will be from Shiv Sena, declares Saamana

On the 54th foundation day of the party, a member of the Shiv Sena will become the Chief Minister of Maharashtra, says Saamana editorial.

Jun 19, 2019, 09:15 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi's all-party meet on 'one nation, one election' today, Mamata Banerjee, Uddhav Thackeray to skip

PM Narendra Modi's all-party meet on 'one nation, one election' today, Mamata Banerjee, Uddhav Thackeray to skip

The talks will also be held on the celebration of the 75 years of Independence in 2022 and 150 years of Mahatma Gandhi's birth anniversary this year.

Jun 19, 2019, 06:32 AM IST
Om Birla: From Kota MP to Speaker of 17th Lok Sabha

Om Birla: From Kota MP to Speaker of 17th Lok Sabha

A surprise pick, Om Birla's name, sources said, was proposed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi himself for the post.

Jun 19, 2019, 06:30 AM IST
Om Birla, two-time BJP MP from Rajasthan, all set to become Speaker of 17th Lok Sabha today

Om Birla, two-time BJP MP from Rajasthan, all set to become Speaker of 17th Lok Sabha today

A meeting of the UPA chaired by Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday evening decided to extend support to Birla. 

Jun 19, 2019, 06:12 AM IST
Mumbai-based hawala operators, NGOs supporting terror activities in Jammu and Kashmir: Sources

Mumbai-based hawala operators, NGOs supporting terror activities in Jammu and Kashmir: Sources

Sources told Zee Media that intelligence agencies are closely monitoring the activities of three hawala operators and two NGOs. 

Jun 19, 2019, 00:01 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi meets key secretaries to finalise government's 100-day agenda

PM Narendra Modi meets key secretaries to finalise government's 100-day agenda

Sources said the meeting at the Prime Minister's residence had in attendance all five secretaries in the finance ministry and other key ministries as well as top officials of the Niti Aayog.

Jun 18, 2019, 23:49 PM IST
Independence of judiciary not a one-time pill, says Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi at SCO Conference of Chief Justices

Independence of judiciary not a one-time pill, says Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi at SCO Conference of Chief Justices

Independence of judiciary is not a one-time pill but "state of affairs" that needs to remain constant, Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi said at the 14th Conference of Chief Justices of members of

Jun 18, 2019, 23:31 PM IST
India extends $15 million assistance to Niger for African Union Summit

India extends $15 million assistance to Niger for African Union Summit

This is the first time that Niger is hosting the AU summit. 

Jun 18, 2019, 23:13 PM IST