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Howdy economy doing, Mr Modi: Rahul Gandhi takes a dig at PM's 'Howdy, Modi' event in US

Howdy economy doing, Mr Modi: Rahul Gandhi takes a dig at PM's 'Howdy, Modi' event in US

More than 50,000 Indian-Americans from across the US have registered for the September 22 mega "Howdy, Modi! Shared Dreams, Bright Futures" event to be held in Houston.

Sep 18, 2019, 19:43 PM IST
Pakistan declines India's request to allow PM Narendra Modi's plane to fly through its airspace for upcoming US visit

Pakistan declines India's request to allow PM Narendra Modi's plane to fly through its airspace for upcoming US visit

Pakistan on Wednesday declined India's request to allow PM Narendra Modi's plane to fly through its airspace for the upcoming US visit. India had formally requested Pakistan to allow the plane to use

Sep 18, 2019, 19:37 PM IST
Never asked for imposing Hindi over regional languages: Home Minister Amit Shah

Never asked for imposing Hindi over regional languages: Home Minister Amit Shah

Àmit Shah had last week pitched for Hindi as a common language for the country and said that it was necessary to have one language which could represent India in the world. 

Sep 18, 2019, 18:55 PM IST
NIA registers its first human trafficking case under recently amended law

NIA registers its first human trafficking case under recently amended law

The case relates to the arrest of three accused persons--Mohd. Yousuf Khan, Bithi Begum and Sojib, a native of West Bengal but currently staying in Hyderabad. The arrests were made on April 21 by

Sep 18, 2019, 18:12 PM IST
No talks with India untill curfew is lifted in Kashmir: Pakistan PM Imran Khan

No talks with India untill curfew is lifted in Kashmir: Pakistan PM Imran Khan

The Centre on August 5 through a presidential order scrapped Article 370, which provided for Jammu and Kashmir’s special status.

Sep 18, 2019, 18:05 PM IST
IAF Sukhoi Su-30MKI hits aerial target 90 km away with Astra Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile

IAF Sukhoi Su-30MKI hits aerial target 90 km away with Astra Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile

While IAF's Su-30MKI is capable of firing the indigenously developed Astra missile, the other combat aircraft in the force's arsenal like the Mirage-2000, Mikoyan Gurevich MiG-29 and Light Combat

Sep 18, 2019, 17:52 PM IST
Watch how Indian Army trains in Ladakh to deliver bolt from the blue behind enemy lines

Watch how Indian Army trains in Ladakh to deliver bolt from the blue behind enemy lines

A video tweeted by Northern Command, Indian Army, shows glimpses from the exercise and its war-waging techniques to prepare for any threat in the region. As part of Exercise Changthang Prahar, the

Sep 18, 2019, 17:41 PM IST
Large number of terrorists waiting across LoC to infiltrate into Jammu and Kashmir

Large number of terrorists waiting across LoC to infiltrate into Jammu and Kashmir

In an attempt to infiltrate inside Jammu and Kashmir, a large number of terrorists are waiting across the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, said sources.

Sep 18, 2019, 17:29 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee meets PM Narendra Modi, urges him to write off West Bengal's debt

Mamata Banerjee meets PM Narendra Modi, urges him to write off West Bengal's debt

Banerjee flew to Delhi on Tuesday, which was also PM Modi`s birthday.

Sep 18, 2019, 17:05 PM IST
Digvijaya Singh booked for 'BJP, Bajrang Dal getting money from ISI' remark

Digvijaya Singh booked for 'BJP, Bajrang Dal getting money from ISI' remark

Digvijaya Singh had alleged that the BJP and Bajrang Dal members were taking money from the ISI. 

Sep 18, 2019, 16:41 PM IST
What is an e-cigarette, why is it harmful and why has it been banned. All you need to know

What is an e-cigarette, why is it harmful and why has it been banned. All you need to know

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave an approval to ban electronic cigarettes or e-cigarettes. The production, manufacturing, import/export, transport, sale, distribution, storage and advertising

Sep 18, 2019, 16:03 PM IST
India bans e-cigarettes in setback for Juul, Philip Morris

India bans e-cigarettes in setback for Juul, Philip Morris

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman told a media briefing that an executive order will be passed to ban the products, which the government believes will advance tobacco control efforts in the country

Sep 18, 2019, 15:54 PM IST
Too much time wasted, decide on sanction or otherwise in JNU sedition case in a month: Delhi court to Kejriwal government

Too much time wasted, decide on sanction or otherwise in JNU sedition case in a month: Delhi court to Kejriwal government

The Patiala House Court on Wednesday told the Delhi government that too much time has already been wasted in the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) sedition case in a month, adding that the Arvind

Sep 18, 2019, 15:44 PM IST
Govt bans e-cigarettes and e-hookas, announces jail term and fine for violations

Govt bans e-cigarettes and e-hookas, announces jail term and fine for violations

In a major decision, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday decided to ban production, export, import and distribution of e-cigarettes. 

Sep 18, 2019, 15:34 PM IST
Watch: Miraculous escape for man hit, dragged by bus in Kerala

Watch: Miraculous escape for man hit, dragged by bus in Kerala

A CCTV footage accessed by news agency ANI shows that the man on the scooter fell off after the bus hit his two-wheeler. As a result of which, he got caught under the front wheel of the bus and was

Sep 18, 2019, 15:10 PM IST
No connection between JeM 'threat letter' and Assembly election: Haryana Police

No connection between JeM 'threat letter' and Assembly election: Haryana Police

The ADGP, Law & Order at Haryana Police, Navdeep Singh Virk, on Wednesday said that it seems highly unlikely that there is a connection between the purported letter sent by Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM

Sep 18, 2019, 14:57 PM IST
UP's Rajnikant won't land unless ISRO 'recovers' Chandrayaan-2's Vikram Lander

UP's Rajnikant won't land unless ISRO 'recovers' Chandrayaan-2's Vikram Lander

The man climbed New Yamuna Bridge in Prayagraj with the Indian flag and refused to get down unless ISRO manages to 'recover' Chandrayaan-2's Vikram lander.

Sep 18, 2019, 14:48 PM IST
AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi questions BJP leaders' reactions on Ayodhya Ram temple case

AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi questions BJP leaders' reactions on Ayodhya Ram temple case

Raising an objection to BJP leaders' reactions on court's statement, Owaisi question how BJP leaders know that the verdict will come out in their favour? 

Sep 18, 2019, 14:45 PM IST
India formally requests Pakistan to allow PM Modi’s plane to fly through its airspace

India formally requests Pakistan to allow PM Modi’s plane to fly through its airspace

New Delhi wrote to Islamabad last week, seeking the nod for use of airspace. It is mandatory for Pakistan to respond to India’s request before September 20.

Sep 18, 2019, 14:16 PM IST
EU Parliament backs India on Jammu and Kashmir, says Pakistani terrorists target Europe

EU Parliament backs India on Jammu and Kashmir, says Pakistani terrorists target Europe

In yet another diplomatic win for India, the European Union Parliament supported New Delhi's stance on Kashmir and called Pakistan an “ambiguous” nation

Sep 18, 2019, 13:58 PM IST