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Fundamental rights guaranteed in Constitution: India rejects US report on religious freedom

Fundamental rights guaranteed in Constitution: India rejects US report on religious freedom

The report titled - India 2018 International Religious Freedom Report - said the government sometimes failed to act on mob attacks on religious minorities, marginalised communities, and critics of

Jun 23, 2019, 11:24 AM IST
Ashok Gehlot likely to take over as Congress president as Rahul Gandhi stays firm on resignation: Sources

Ashok Gehlot likely to take over as Congress president as Rahul Gandhi stays firm on resignation: Sources

Sources said that the top brass of the Congress, as well as the Gandhi family, is said to be in favour of Ashok Gehlot taking over as the party chief.

Jun 23, 2019, 10:27 AM IST
Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh, BJP leaders pay tribute to Shyama Prasad Mukherjee on his death anniversary

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh, BJP leaders pay tribute to Shyama Prasad Mukherjee on his death anniversary

Shyama Prasad Mukherjee was born on 6 July 1901 in Kolkata in West Bengal. He was Minister of Commerce and Industries from 1951 to 1952. 

Jun 23, 2019, 09:40 AM IST
Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut takes dig at opposition, says 'kingmakers' have now disappeared

Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut takes dig at opposition, says 'kingmakers' have now disappeared

The Shiv Sena MP had said that a visibly aggressive opposition, which had launched a campaign to remove PM Narendra Modi and the BJP, has lost its sheen completely.

Jun 23, 2019, 08:54 AM IST
Will pay exam fee of students at government schools from next year: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

Will pay exam fee of students at government schools from next year: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

The Delhi government will pay the examination fee charged by the CBSE from students in its schools from next year, officials said. The announcement was made Saturday by Chief Minister Arvind

Jun 23, 2019, 00:01 AM IST
Indian Institute of Mass Communication entrance written exam's results declared

Indian Institute of Mass Communication entrance written exam's results declared

The Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) Saturday declared the results of the written examinations held for various post-graduate diploma courses to be offered in academic session 2019-20,

Jun 22, 2019, 23:28 PM IST
BJP, Shiv Sena to meet, discuss election strategy on Monday ahead of Maharashtra Assembly poll

BJP, Shiv Sena to meet, discuss election strategy on Monday ahead of Maharashtra Assembly poll

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray will hold talks on the upcoming Assembly elections in the state on Monday.

Jun 22, 2019, 23:21 PM IST
Indian Army woman officer Captain Kalpana Kundu breaks barriers, undertakes high altitude patrol in Himalayas

Indian Army woman officer Captain Kalpana Kundu breaks barriers, undertakes high altitude patrol in Himalayas

Captain Kundu's feat is a true example of breaking boundaries, where women make up just 3.80 per cent of Indian Army's workforce.  

Jun 22, 2019, 22:20 PM IST
Mumbai's Dharavi slum beats Taj Mahal to become India's 'Top Travellers' Choice'

Mumbai's Dharavi slum beats Taj Mahal to become India's 'Top Travellers' Choice'

'Small group tour to Dharavi slum in Mumbai' featured on the top of the list of destinations for “Travellers’ Choice Experiences 2019- India". It also made into the "Top 10 Travellers’ Choice

Jun 22, 2019, 21:30 PM IST
Pakistan PM's aide tweets Sachin Tendulkar's photo as that of Imran Khan, gets trolled on Twitter

Pakistan PM's aide tweets Sachin Tendulkar's photo as that of Imran Khan, gets trolled on Twitter

As soon as Naeem ul Haque posted the photo, Twitter broke out with hilarious comments and memes. 

Jun 22, 2019, 21:29 PM IST
Visually-impaired father seeks to sell kidney for son's higher education

Visually-impaired father seeks to sell kidney for son's higher education

Jayesh Patel, a specially-abled man, is ready to donate his kidney for his son's bright academic future.

Jun 22, 2019, 19:27 PM IST
Fake alert: Indian Army warns against imposter in uniform spreading false information

Fake alert: Indian Army warns against imposter in uniform spreading false information

The Indian Army Saturday warned citizens about a fake imposter, spreading false information about the forces through a video on social media.

Jun 22, 2019, 19:10 PM IST
Andhra CM Jagan Mohan Reddy appoints uncle YV Subba Reddy as chairman of Tirumala Tirupati board

Andhra CM Jagan Mohan Reddy appoints uncle YV Subba Reddy as chairman of Tirumala Tirupati board

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy has appointed his maternal uncle and senior YSRCP leader YV Subba Reddy as the Chairman of Tirumala Tirupati Devastanam (TTD) Board, an official

Jun 22, 2019, 17:43 PM IST
Indian airlines reroute services to avoid flying over Iranian airspace as tensions rise

Indian airlines reroute services to avoid flying over Iranian airspace as tensions rise

Tensions flared between the two nations after Iran downed a US drone on Thursday which Washington insists was above international waters but Iran says was within its airspace.

Jun 22, 2019, 17:18 PM IST
2 Chinese nationals arrested at Delhi IGI airport for allegedly using fake ticket to see off friend

2 Chinese nationals arrested at Delhi IGI airport for allegedly using fake ticket to see off friend

Two Chinese nationals were arrested at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi for allegedly using fake tickets to enter Terminal 3 in order to see off their female friend on Friday night,

Jun 22, 2019, 16:22 PM IST
Kamal Nath undergoes trigger finger surgery at government hospital

Kamal Nath undergoes trigger finger surgery at government hospital

An official said that the surgery was performed on Nath's right hand. Medical tests had been conducted on him at Hamidia Hospital on Friday evening, after which he was sent home and called for the

Jun 22, 2019, 14:56 PM IST
Man kills wife, three children in Delhi by slitting throat; probe on

Man kills wife, three children in Delhi by slitting throat; probe on

The Delhi Police reached the spot and asked questions to the man on the matter.

Jun 22, 2019, 13:56 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi to meet top economists at NITI Aayog today, review economic growth

PM Narendra Modi to meet top economists at NITI Aayog today, review economic growth

Prime Minister Modi will also hold discussions on the Union Budget and the proposals made for taxpayers.

Jun 22, 2019, 13:05 PM IST
Couple dies after falling off terrace of Bengaluru pub, fall recorded on camera

Couple dies after falling off terrace of Bengaluru pub, fall recorded on camera

The tragic incident, which took place last night, was also recorded on camera.

Jun 22, 2019, 11:48 AM IST
Pilatus aircraft deal: CBI names IAF and Defence Ministry officials in FIR, raids residence of arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari

Pilatus aircraft deal: CBI names IAF and Defence Ministry officials in FIR, raids residence of arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari

CBI also conducted raids at the residence and office of Bhandari in connection with the deal.

Jun 22, 2019, 11:17 AM IST