Friday, September 21, 2018


PDP hopes PM Modi will reciprocate dialogue offer made by Imran

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) expressed hope that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will reciprocate the offer of talks made by his Pakistan counterp...

2 billion youth at risk of being left behind in future due to emerging tech

Global workforce is not able to keep up with the current rate of change that emerging technologies are bringing to workplace, and nearly two billion ...

SC extends deadline for probe in Aircel-Maxis deal case

The Supreme Court extended by three months the deadline given to the Enforcement Directorate (ED) to complete the probe in the Aircel-Maxis deal case...

Cabinet clears ordinance to make 'triple talaq' penal offence

The Union cabinet has cleared an ordinance to make the practice of instant 'triple talaq' a penal offence, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said, cit...

Germany rolls out world's first hydrogen train

Germany rolled out the world's first hydrogen-powered train, signalling the start of a push to challenge the might of polluting diesel trains with co...

Vijaya Bank, Dena Bank, Bank of Baroda to merge

The government will merge state-owned Vijaya Bank, Dena Bank and Bank of Baroda to create India's third largest lender, a top government official sai...

Jalandhar Bishop offers to 'step aside'

Senior Catholic priest Franco Mulakkal, facing probe after a nun accused him of rape, has written a letter to the Pope, offering to 'step aside tempo...

BJP to apply 'T20' formula for 2019 Lok Sabha polls

The Bharatiya Janata Party will apply the 'T20 formula' to ensure victory in the 2019 general elections, a senior party leader said.The T20 here, dif...

Super Typhoon 'Mangkhut' smashes through Philippines

Super Typhoon 'Mangkhut' -- the biggest storm of the year -- smashed through the Philippines on Saturday, and claimed its first death as a woman was ...

SC grants Rs 50 lakh compensation to Nambi Narayanan

The Supreme Court granted compensation of Rs 50 lakh to acquitted scientist Nambi Narayanan for being arrested by the Kerala Police 24 years ago afte...

Battle-lines drawn as Congress, BJP draw swords over Vijay Mallya

The Congress and the BJP were locked in a fierce war of words over the Vijay Mallya case with Rahul Gandhi openly accusing the finance minister of ly...

India meets all qualifications to be member of NSG: U.S

India has not been able to secure membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group because of China's veto, a senior Trump Administration official said asse...

Jaitley rubbishes Vijay Mallya's claims of meeting him

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley rubbished Vijay Mallya's claim of having met him before fleeing to London in 2016, saying he never gave him an appointm...

SC extends house arrest of rights activists in Koregaon-Bhima violence

The Supreme Court extended the house arrest of five rights activists who were arrested in connection with the Koregaon-Bhima violence case till Septe...

EC threatens action against AAP for discrepancies in electoral funding reports

Flagging discrepancies in its electoral funding statement, the Election Commission threatened the AAP with action for "prima facie failing" to follow...

England beat India by 118 runs, clinch series

Leg spinner Adil Rashid dismissed well-set KL Rahul and Rishabh Pant in consecutive overs in the final session as England registered a thumping 118-r...

UN chief says climate change threat at point of no return

UN chief Antonio Guterres cited the recent devastating floods in Kerala and last year's hurricane in Puerto Rico as he issued a grave warning about c...

Two militants killed in encounter

Two Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir Tuesday, police said.Se...

Division of UP back in focus as 2019 LS polls approach

With the 2019 Lok Sabha elections months away, the issue of division of Uttar Pradesh, the most populous state, is back in focus as the Aam Aadmi Par...

First '2+2' Dialogue consequential and a strategic milestone: U.S official

The first India-U.S '2+2' Dialogue in New Delhi was "consequential and a strategic milestone", a senior Trump administration official said, asserting...

HC rejects Rahul, Sonia Gandhi's pleas challenging tax reassessments

Congress President Rahul Gandhi and his mother Sonia Gandhi failed to get any relief from the Delhi High Court which dismissed their challenge on reo...

Kejriwal launches doorstep delivery of 40 govt services

Delhiites will now get 40 government services, including driving licence and marriage registration certificate, home-delivered, with Chief Minister A...

PM to inaugurate Sardar Patel's statue on Oct 31

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate a statue of Sardar Patel, described by the Gujarat government as the world's tallest, on the birth anniv...

Novak Djokovic wins third US Open title

Novak Djokovic clinched his third US Open title with a 6-3, 7-6 (7/4), 6-3 triumph over Juan Martin del Potro, taking him level with Pete Sampras's m...

TN cabinet decides to release all Rajiv case convicts

The AIADMK government in Tamil Nadu decided to recommend to the state Governor Banwarilal Purohit, the release of all seven life convicts in the Raji...

Kerala floods declared as 'calamity of severe nature'

The massive floods in Kerala have been declared a calamity of severe nature, the Home Ministry said."Keeping in view of the intensity and magnitude o...

4 Japan Athletes Kicked Out Of Asian Games For Buying Sex

Four Japanese basketball players were sent home from the Asian Games in disgrace for paying prostitutes for sex as the regional Olympics was hit by s...

Panel probing Jayalalithaa's death summons AIIMS doctors

The Justice A. Arumughaswamy Commission of Inquiry, probing the circumstances leading to former Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa's death, has summoned ...

AP govt announces Rs 10 cr aid to rain-battered Kerala

Andhra Pradesh government announced a financial assistance of Rs 10 crore to rain-ravaged Kerala.Expressing grief over the devastation, Chief Ministe...

Central team to visit Kerala to assess flood damage

Kerala flood victims live in the company of the dead

Toys to soothe relief camp kids in Kerala

Kerala struggles miseries in aftermath of flood

Nun rape case: Bishop Franco Mulakkal arrested

Police questions Bishop Franco Mullakkal for 7 hrs

Central team to visit Kerala to assess flood damage

Breakage on SEA-ME-WE 3 telecom cable fixed

Idukki reservoir water level falls

Afghanistan deports ISIS sympathiser from Kerala: NIA

Kerala misrepresenting Central aid: PS Sreedharan Pillai

Nun died due to drowning, says post-mortem report

Body of nun found in well in Kollam

Central team to visit Kerala to assess flood damage

Case filed against Missionaries of Jesus

Navy officer held for 'raping' woman

More evacuees return home in Malappuram

Over 2,500 Attappady tribals pass literacy exam

Tribal youth's death: HC initiates suo motu case

Tribal man beaten to death

RSS chief hoists Tricolour at Kerala school

RSS chief to unfurl tricolour at Kerala school on R-Day

AKG row: Rotten eggs hurled at V.T Balram

Trolled Hanan injured in accident

Kerala floods: Over 24,000 people rescued

Three cyber police stations to be set up in Kerala

Seriously injured patient left upside down, dies

New ‘Melsanthi’ for Guruvayur temple

Appointment of new KPCC chief welcomed

Mullappally Ramachandran appointed as KPCC chief

KIIFB to raise Rs 5,000 cr from Masala Bonds

Cabinet clears ordinance to make 'triple talaq' penal offence

Rs 1,236 cr spent so far on relief works: Minister

Rahul’s visit To Wayanad Cancelled Due To Bad Weather

Rahul Gandhi To Visit Wayanad Today