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Thushar Vellapally says cheque default case false

Thushar Vellapally on Thursday asserted that charges levelled against him in a Rs 19 crore cheque default case in which he was arrested and released ...

10 people convicted in murder of Kevin

Ten people were convicted by a court in Kottayam on Thursday in the sensational murder of 23-year-old Dalit Christian Kevin P. Joseph in 2018. The Pr...

Now, Kerala women to drive govt vehicles

Breaking the decades long monopoly of appointment of men in government offices and public sector establishments in Kerala, the state government has d...

Would love to play for Kerala Ranji team: Sreesanth

His life ban reduced to seven years, tainted pacer S. Sreesanth expressed his desire to play for Kerala in Ranji Trophy, while harbouring a far-fetch...

Arun Jaitley passes away at 66

Arun Jaitley, the former finance minister and a stalwart of the Bharatiya Janata Party, passed away on Saturday at AIIMS hospital in New Delhi. He wa...

PM Modi arrives in UAE to strengthen bilateral ties

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday arrived in the UAE where he will discuss bilateral and regional issues with the top leadership. Modi reached U...

Former PM Manmohan Singh takes oath as RS member

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday took oath as a member of the Rajya Sabha.  The oath was administered by Rajya Sabha Chairman M Ve...

Alert in Tamil Nadu after intel of Lashkar terrorists' intrusion

Security has been tightened across Tamil Nadu following intelligence inputs that members of the Lashkar-e-Taiba had infiltrated into the state, polic...

FATF Asia-Pacific Group puts Pakistan in terror 'blacklist'

The Asia Pacific Group of the FATF, a global watchdog for terror financing and money laundering, has put Pakistan in a terror 'blacklist' for its fai...

Imran Khan is ISI's parrot, speaking its language: Subramanian Swamy

BJP MP Subramanian Swamy dubbed Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan as his country's spy agency ISI's "parrot", speaking its language. Participating...

U.S seeking balancing act in South Asia over Kashmir: Report

The U.S is seeking a balancing act in South Asia after India revoked the special status of Jammu and Kashmir and divided it into two Union Territorie...

N Korea dismisses nuclear talks if U.S 'hostile military moves' continue

North Korea said it has 'no interest' in dialogue unless Washington stops "escalating hostile military moves", as a senior U.S envoy visited Seoul wi...

Arun Jaitley passes away at 66

Arun Jaitley, the former finance minister and a stalwart of the Bharatiya Janata Party, passed away on Saturday at AIIMS hospital in New Delhi. He wa...

PM Modi arrives in UAE to strengthen bilateral ties

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday arrived in the UAE where he will discuss bilateral and regional issues with the top leadership. Modi reached U...

Former PM Manmohan Singh takes oath as RS member

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday took oath as a member of the Rajya Sabha.  The oath was administered by Rajya Sabha Chairman M Ve...

Alert in Tamil Nadu after intel of Lashkar terrorists' intrusion

Security has been tightened across Tamil Nadu following intelligence inputs that members of the Lashkar-e-Taiba had infiltrated into the state, polic...

Yogi keeps home, revenue; Suresh Khanna gets finance

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has allocated portfolios to ministers inducted into the cabinet, keeping 37 departments, including home ...

CM announces Rs 500-cr Puri package, seeks people's support

Amid protests over the governments eviction drive near Puris Shri Jagannath Temple, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday urged people to cooperate...

Jaitley's health deteriorates: sources

The health of former finance minister Arun Jaitley, who is admitted to AIIMS, deteriorated on Friday, hospital sources said. Uma Bharti visited the h...

SC grants interim protection to Chidambaram

The Supreme Court on Friday granted interim protection to former finance minister P. Chidambaram in the INX Media money laundering case filed by the ...

Thushar Vellapally says cheque default case false

Thushar Vellapally on Thursday asserted that charges levelled against him in a Rs 19 crore cheque default case in which he was arrested and released ...

BJP clocks 77 lakh membership in Bengal

Buoyed by its stupendous performance in the last Lok Sabha polls, the West Bengal BJP has clocked a record membership of 77 lakhs in the state, party...

SBI cuts interest rates on fixed deposits

Country's largest lender State Bank of India slashed interest rates on fixed deposits across various tenure by up to 0.5 percentage point, a move whi...

Akhilesh Yadav dissolves SP's all units in UP

Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav on Friday dissolved the party's entire Uttar Pradesh units including the state executive, and district and y...

FATF Asia-Pacific Group puts Pakistan in terror 'blacklist'

The Asia Pacific Group of the FATF, a global watchdog for terror financing and money laundering, has put Pakistan in a terror 'blacklist' for its fai...

Yamuna below danger mark as water level recedes

The water level of Yamuna is receding and the river is now flowing below the danger mark of 205.33 metres, an official said on Thursday. "The level o...

10 people convicted in murder of Kevin

Ten people were convicted by a court in Kottayam on Thursday in the sensational murder of 23-year-old Dalit Christian Kevin P. Joseph in 2018. The Pr...

UGC targets 30% enrolment in higher education by 2020

The University Grants Commission has set a target to increase the Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in higher education to 30 per cent by 2020 from the pre...

U.S deficit to exceed $1 trillion next year: Report

The federal budget deficit is expected to balloon to more than USD 1 trillion in the next fiscal year under the first projections taking into account...

Now, Kerala women to drive govt vehicles

Breaking the decades long monopoly of appointment of men in government offices and public sector establishments in Kerala, the state government has d...

P. Chidambaram arrested in INX Media case

Former finance minister and Congress leader P. Chidambaram was arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) from his Jor Bagh residence in N...

Srinagar, Jammu mayors get MoS status

The mayors of Srinagar and Jammu civic bodies have been granted status equivalent to that of Minister of State (MoS), according to an official order....

SBI aims to eliminate debit cards to promote digital transactions

If the country's largest lender State Bank of India (SBI) has its way, it may herald the beginning of the end of the ubiquitous debt cards from the b...

ED issues fresh look out circular against Chidambaram

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has issued a fresh look out circular against former finance minister P. Chidambaram in connection with the INX Media...

17 lakh new members join BJP's Delhi wing

Nearly 17 lakh new members were added to the BJP's Delhi wing during its 45-day-long membership drive, which concluded on Tuesday. The national membe...

Would love to play for Kerala Ranji team: Sreesanth

His life ban reduced to seven years, tainted pacer S. Sreesanth expressed his desire to play for Kerala in Ranji Trophy, while harbouring a far-fetch...

Delhi HC rejects Chidambaram's bail plea in INX Media case

In a big setback for former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram, the Delhi High Court rejected the anticipatory bail plea of the Congress leader in the c...

Trump asks Imran to 'moderate rhetoric' with India over Kashmir

U.S President Donald Trump has asked Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan to 'moderate rhetoric' with India over Kashmir, as he underlined the need of ...

British PM tells EU he wants Brexit deal but without backstop

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has written to EU President Donald Tusk reaffirming his desire to conclude a Brexit deal as well as his oppositi...

Yediyurappa inducts 17 Ministers in first Cabinet expansion

More than three weeks after he was sworn-in as the Chief Minister, B.S Yediyurappa on Tuesday expanded his ministry by inducting 17 ministers into hi...

Khayyam, the composer with a poet's heart

Longing is how one would describe Khayyam's music and the admirers of the veteran music composer, who breathed his last on Monday, will keep revisiti...