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Sree Chitra Institute develops anti-cancer drug

The Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute of Medical Sciences and Technoloy (SCTIMST) in Thiruvananthapuram has developed an anti cancer anti-inflamatory dru...

Temperatures soar in Kerala, 2 die of suspected sunburn

At least two persons have died of suspected sunburn in Kerala in the last two days even as the weathermen have warned that the maximum temperature wa...

Rape in CPM office: Magistrate records complainant’s confidential statement

The girl who had alleged she was sexually abused at the CPM area committee office in Cherpulassery deposed in private before the Palakkad Judicial Fi...

Travel bloggers from worldover on trip to scenic Kerala

Twenty-six renowned travel bloggers from 21 countries across the globe on Thursday set off on a fortnight's trip to Kerala by bus to visit places of ...

ED arrests defence agent in VVIP choppers case

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has arrested a defence agent from Delhi in the Rs 3,600-crore VVIP choppers deal case, officials said on Tuesday. Th...

Gadkari declares assets worth Rs 25.12 cr in poll affidavit

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari has declared movable and immovable assets worth Rs 25.12 crore in an affidavit filed along with his nomination papers fo...

BJP calls for new list of candidates for Delhi LS seats

The BJP has asked its Delhi unit and city Lok Sabha poll in-charge Nirmala Sitharaman to send a fresh list of shortlisted candidates for the seven Lo...

Shiv Sena, BJP sweep Palghar Municipal Council elections

The BJP and the Shiv Sena have swept the Palghar Municipal Council elections in Maharashtra, results for which were announced on Monday.The saffron p...

Pentagon authorizes USD 1 bn for Trump's border wall

Acting Pentagon chief Patrick Shanahan said he had authorized USD 1 billion to build part of the wall sought by President Donald Trump along the U.S-...

Pakistan receives USD 2.1 billion from China

Pakistan on Monday received USD 2.1 billion from its all-weather ally China to help it in making international payments mainly on import and debt rep...

British PM isolated as Brexit strategy hangs in the balance

Accused of presiding over an unprecedented national humiliation in her chaotic handling of Brexit, British Prime Minister Theresa May has all but los...

Pakistan military says no F16 used to shoot down Indian aircraft

Pakistan's military has rejected India's claim that it used U.S-made F-16 fighters jets against India in retaliation to its pre-emptive strikes on a ...

ED arrests defence agent in VVIP choppers case

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has arrested a defence agent from Delhi in the Rs 3,600-crore VVIP choppers deal case, officials said on Tuesday. Th...

Pentagon authorizes USD 1 bn for Trump's border wall

Acting Pentagon chief Patrick Shanahan said he had authorized USD 1 billion to build part of the wall sought by President Donald Trump along the U.S-...

Shiv Sena, BJP sweep Palghar Municipal Council elections

The BJP and the Shiv Sena have swept the Palghar Municipal Council elections in Maharashtra, results for which were announced on Monday.The saffron p...

Naresh Goyal to step down from Jet Airways board

Jet Airways Founder and Chairman Naresh Goyal and his wife Anita Goyal will resign from the board of the crisis-hit airline, according to a regulator...

Rahul Gandhi promises big-bang minimum income scheme

In a big bang election promise, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday announced that 20 per cent families belonging to the poorest category will ...

SC asks EC to file reply on increasing VVPAT sample survey per assembly segment

The Supreme Court on Monday directed the Election Commission (EC) to reply by March 28 if it can increase the number of VVPAT sample survey from one ...

BJP to support Independent candidate Sumalatha in Mandya

Independent candidate and multi-lingual actress Sumalatha received a big boost on Saturday with the BJP deciding to support her in Mandya to take on ...

Uma Bharti appointed BJP's national vice-president

The BJP appointed Union minister Uma Bharti, who has decided not to contest the Lok Sabha polls, its national vice-president. Uma, who represents Jha...

Temperatures soar in Kerala, 2 die of suspected sunburn

At least two persons have died of suspected sunburn in Kerala in the last two days even as the weathermen have warned that the maximum temperature wa...

Justice Pinaki Ghose takes oath as first Lokpal of India

President Ram Nath Kovind Saturday administered the oath of office to Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose as the country’s first Lokpal. The oath was ...

Rape in CPM office: Magistrate records complainant’s confidential statement

The girl who had alleged she was sexually abused at the CPM area committee office in Cherpulassery deposed in private before the Palakkad Judicial Fi...

Jet Airways Suspends Services To 13 International Routes Till April End

Jet Airways, on the verge of going belly-up, has suspended operations on as many as 13 more international routes till end-April even as it grounded s...

PM Modi Sends Message On Pak National Day Eve, Imran Khan Tweets

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday said he had received a message from PM Narendra Modi in which he extended his best wishes on the eve of ...

TMC removes Cong's name from its logo

Twenty-one years after officially separating from the Congress, Mamata Banerjee-led TMC has removed the grand old party's name from its logo. The new...

Cong announces 35 more candidates for Lok Sabha polls

The Congress on Friday released the seventh list of its 35 candidates for the April-May Lok Sabha election and shifted Uttar Pradesh state unit chief...

BJP releases 2nd list of candidates for LS polls

The BJP has released its second list of candidates for the Lok Sabha polls containing 36 names, which included 23 nominees for Andhra Pradesh where p...

Yasin Malik-led JKLF banned by Centre

The Yasin Malik-led Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) was banned on Friday for "promoting" secession of the militancy-hit state from the Union of...

Former cricketer Gautam Gambhir joins BJP

Former international cricketer Gautam Gambhir on Friday joined the BJP and is expected to be fielded in the Lok Sabha polls from one of the seats in ...

Oppn is natural habitat of terror apologists, insults forces: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a fresh offensive on rival parties over the Pulwama terror attack and the subsequent IAF strike inside Pakistan...

Smriti Irani to again take on Rahul Gandhi from Amethi

Several parliamentary constituencies are set to witness high-profile contest this election with the BJP announcing its first list of candidates and f...

BJP announces 13 candidates in Kerala for LS polls

Union minister Alphons Kannanthanam and former Mizoram governor Kummanam Rajasekharan are among 13 candidates fielded by the BJP in Kerala for the Lo...

Further terror attack on India will be 'extremely problematic': U.S warns Pakistan

The U.S has warned Pakistan that another terror attack on India will prove to be "extremely problematic" as it asked Islamabad to take more "concrete...

New Zealand bans assault weapons

New Zealand imposed an immediate ban on assault weapons on Thursday, taking swift action in response to the Christchurch massacre and triggering rene...

IndiGo launches Delhi-Istanbul flight

India's budget carrier IndiGo has launched its flight on the Delhi-Istanbul sector and announced to use its expanding fleet of A320neo and A321neo ai...

BJP hails Samjhauta Express blast verdict as 'historic'

The BJP on Wednesday described as 'historic' the acquittal of Samjhauta Express blast accused, saying it is an indication of how the previous Congres...

Nine sitting MLAs in Kerala in LS poll arena

Nine sitting MLAs of the ruling CPI(M)-led LDF and Opposition Congress headed UDF are in the poll arena in Kerala, waging a do-or-die battle to secur...

ED to sell 173 paintings, 11 vehicles of Nirav Modi

The Enforcement Directorate will sell 173 paintings and 11 vehicles 'beneficially owned' by Nirav Modi after it obtained permission from a special co...

India signals to boycott China's Belt and Road Forum for 2nd time

India on Wednesday signalled that it will boycott China's second Belt and Road Forum for a second time, saying no country can participate in an initi...

Goa CM proves BJP-led govt's majority in Assembly

Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Wednesday proved the majority of his BJP-led government in the Assembly, comfortably winning a floor test in the ...