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Nun rape case: Bishop Franco Mulakkal arrested

The Kerala Police arrested bishop Franco Mulakkal for allegedly raping a nun multiple times between 2014 and 2016, a police source said. Franco Mulak...

Trial flight lands successfully at Kannur Airport

Air India successfully landed its test flight at Kannur International Airport on Thursday, clearing the way for flight operations to start at the fou...

Over 2,500 Attappady tribals pass literacy exam

  Over 2,500 tribals of Attappady region, one of the most backward settlements of Kerala, have passed the literacy examination conducted by the s...

Tea, coffee served on trains to cost more

Indian Railways has decided to hike prices of tea and coffee served on trains besides discontinuing the practice of serving tea in pots, according to...

Chidambaram slams govt for its 'heavy-handed' approach towards NPA

Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram slammed the Modi government for its banking policy, saying due to its "heavy-handed" approach towards non-perfo...

UP govt to promote those investing in tourism sector

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has said that his government will promote those investing in the tourism sector which was also creating ...

Anil Kumar Chaudhary appointed as new SAIL chairman

Anil Kumar Chaudhary has been appointed as the new chairman of the Steel Authority of India (SAIL), a government order said. Chaudhary, at present, h...

SC reserves verdict on arrest of 5 activists in Koregaon-Bhima case

The Supreme Court reserved its verdict on a plea by historian Romila Thapar and others seeking the immediate release of five rights activists in conn...

No 'deal' with Saudi for release of Sharif & family from jail: Minister

There was no "deal" between the governments of Pakistan and Saudi Arabia for the release of jailed former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his family ...

Russia warns U.S it is 'playing with fire' with sanctions

Moscow said Washington's latest raft of anti-Russian sanctions that also target China undermined global stability, warning the United States against ...

India, China need to work together: Maa Zhanwu

Consul General of People's Republic of China in Kolkata Maa Zhanwu has said his country along with India needed to work together for greater welfare ...

Death toll jumps to 22 in Philippine monsoon landslide

The death toll from a monsoon landslide in the central Philippines has risen to 22, officials said, as rescuers dug through the night in a frantic se...

Nun rape case: Bishop Franco Mulakkal arrested

The Kerala Police arrested bishop Franco Mulakkal for allegedly raping a nun multiple times between 2014 and 2016, a police source said. Franco Mulak...

Trial flight lands successfully at Kannur Airport

Air India successfully landed its test flight at Kannur International Airport on Thursday, clearing the way for flight operations to start at the fou...

Terrorists kill 3 policemen in Kashmir

Terrorists shot dead three policemen after abducting them from Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.The bodies were recovered from an o...

Over 2,500 Attappady tribals pass literacy exam

  Over 2,500 tribals of Attappady region, one of the most backward settlements of Kerala, have passed the literacy examination conducted by the s...

Job additions soar to 11-month high of 9.51 lakh in July

New job creations in July rose to an 11-month high of 9.51 lakh, taking the total tally of new enrolments to 61.81 lakh since September 2017, accordi...

Tea, coffee served on trains to cost more

Indian Railways has decided to hike prices of tea and coffee served on trains besides discontinuing the practice of serving tea in pots, according to...

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...

India's neighbours among countries to ban 'triple talaq'

India's neighbours Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are among the countries that banned the practice of instant 'triple talaq' prevalent among Musl...

Police questions Bishop Franco Mullakkal for 7 hrs

Bishop Franco Mulakkal, accused of raping a nun, was questioned for more than seven hours by the special investigation team of the Kerala Police in T...

Mullappally Ramachandran appointed as KPCC chief

AICC president Rahul Gandhi revamped the leadership of KPCC with Mullappally Ramachandran at its helm. Ramachandran will be assisted by three working...

Newly-wed couple injured in attack by woman's father

A newly-wed couple was injured in an attack on Wednesday in Hyderabad, allegedly by the woman's father opposed to their marriage, days after the 'hon...

P.K Sasi facing sexual charges appears before party commission

CPI(M) MLA P.K Sasi, facing allegations of sexual abuse by a woman leader of the party appeared before the two member commission which is probing the...

KIIFB to raise Rs 5,000 cr from Masala Bonds

Kerala Infrastructure Investment Fund Board (KIIFB) plans to raise Rs 5,000 crore through Masala Bonds to fund large and critical infrastructure proj...

Kerala floods: Over 2000 people still in relief camps

Even a month after Kerala witnessed an unprecedented deluge, said to be the worst in the last 100 years, at least 2,500 persons are still in relief c...

It was just a 'hug', and not a Rafale deal, says Sidhu

Asserting that his hug to Pakistan's army chief has been blown out of proportion, Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu targeted the BJP saying it was j...

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...

Vote rigging charges: Pakistan govt, opposition agree for parliamentary probe

Pakistan government and the Opposition unanimously agreed to form a parliamentary committee to investigate allegations of rigging in the July 25 gene...

Congress claims it has numbers to form govt in Goa

The Congress in Goa claimed that it had the support of over 21 legislators in the 40-member Assembly, giving it enough strength to form the governmen...

SC nod to Karti Chidambaram's travel to UK

The Supreme Court allowed senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram's son Karti to travel to the UK from September 20 to September 30. Despite Enforcemen...

Class 10 girl gang-raped in Dehradun

A Class 10 girl was allegedly gang-raped by fellow students at a boarding school in Sahaspur in Dehradun district and the matter was kept under wraps...

Bar bribery case: Vigilance court rejects report absolving K.M Mani

In a setback for Kerala Congress (M) chairman and former finance minister K.M Mani, a vigilance court in Thiruvananthapuram rejected a probe report a...

Three infants die every two minutes in India: Report

Three infants die every two minutes on an average in India due to lack of access to water, sanitation, proper nutrition or basic health services, acc...

HC postpones hearing on Bishop Mulakkal's anticipatory bail plea

The Kerala High Court has postponed hearing on an anticipatory bail plea by Jalandhar Bishop Franco Mulakkal, accused of sexually assaulting a nun. T...

PM Modi launches projects worth over Rs 550 cr in Varanasi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday launched various development projects worth over Rs 550 crore in his Lok Sabha constituency. The projects ina...

Bhima-Koregaon case: SC says it may order SIT probe if evidence 'cooked up'

The Supreme Court said it may order SIT probe if it found that evidence has been 'cooked up' and the material supporting the arrest of the five right...

Work RSS does is incomparable, says Mohan Bhagwat

The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), the ideological fountainhead of the ruling BJP, began a three-day conclave in New Delhi on Monday with an aim ...

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...

Court summons Lalu, Rabri, Tejashwi in IRCTC money laundering case

A Delhi court on Monday summoned RJD chief Lalu Prasad, his wife Rabri Devi and son Tejashwi Yadav as accused in connection with the IRCTC hotels all...

Congress stakes claim to form govt in Goa

Days after Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar was shifted to AIIMS in Delhi, the Goa Congress asked the Governor to dismiss the BJP-led government a...