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Accused in rape of minor girl in Kerala held

A man accused of raping a minor girl in Kanjirappally, was nabbed in the early hours of Saturday, police said. Arun Suresh, hailing from Karimbukayam...

Security beefed up at Sabarimala

Security has been beefed up at Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala and nearby areas in view of the anniversary of Babri Masjid demolition , Devaswom of...

Shrikumar Menon granted bail on complaint filed by Manju Warrier

Malayalam film director V.A Shrikumar Menon was on Thursday arrested and later freed on bail on a complaint filed by actress Manju Warrier for allege...

Verdict allowing women into Sabarimala not the 'final word':SC

The Supreme Court on Thursday said its 2018 verdict allowing entry of girls and women of all ages into the Ayyappa temple at Kerala's Sabarimala was ...

Need to be alert against Pakistan: Rajnath Singh

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said India has no extra-territorial ambitions but asked the armed forces to be alert against Pakistan "which pursues t...

3.18 lakh children missing since 2014: Minister

A total of 3.18 lakh children, including 52,272 in Madhya Pradesh, have gone missing in the country since 2014 , Women and Child Development Minister...

UP becoming country's rape capital: Congress

The Congress party demanded strict action against the accused in the Unnao case, saying the Uttar Pradesh government has to wake up to realise that t...

Contribute towards welfare of armed forces: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged people to contribute in the Armed Forces Flag Day fund for the welfare of armed forces personnel. "On Armed Forces...

Trump calls on World Bank to stop lending to China

U.S President Donald Trump lashed out at the World Bank on Friday, blaming the international financial institution for lending money to China. "Why i...

Elon Musk cleared of defamation over 'pedo guy' tweet

Tesla co-founder Elon Musk has been cleared of defamation by a jury in Los Angeles over a tweet in which he labeled a British caver 'pedo guy'. The j...

Trump pulls back on designating Mexico cartels as 'terror' groups

U.S President Donald Trump pulled back on his stated plans to designate Mexican drug cartels as terror groups, saying he was doing so at the request ...

Trump urges UNSC to address shared security threat

U.S President Donald Trump urged United Nations Security Council members to address shared security threats and promote religious liberty across the ...

China complains about U.S visa restrictions

China says the U.S has been harassing Chinese scholars, students, entrepreneurs and scientists, in part through the denial or revocation of visas. Fo...

J&K administration releases 3 politicians from detention

The Jammu and Kashmir administration released three politicians who were under detention since August 5 when the Centre abrogated the special status ...

BJP inches towards 1 cr membership in Bengal

Buoyed by its stupendous performance in the last Lok Sabha poll, the West Bengal BJP is all set to achieve a record membership of one crore in the st...

NIT denies Jolly Joseph was employee at the institution

The National Institute of Technology in Kozhikode on Wednesday said Jolly Joseph, who was arrested in connection the death of her husband following c...

Uber offers to run bike-taxis during odd-even scheme

U.S-based ride hailing platform Uber has made a submission to the Delhi government offering use of 5,000 bike-taxis to improve first and last mile co...

Scribe's death: Sriram Venkitaraman's suspension extended

The Kerala government has extended the suspension of IAS officer Sriram Venkitaraman who was accused of driving a car in an inebriated condition, cla...

Cabinet hikes DA for govt employees by 5%

The Cabinet has hiked dearness allowance by 5 percent, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar announced.The move raises dearness allowance (DA) to 17 perce...

CPI in Kerala to discuss Vedas, Marxism in seminar

Marxism and Vedas are generally considered as different water-tight compartments. But, in Kerala, this gap is all set to be bridged as the comrades o...

Rajnath Singh receives IAF's first Rafale fighter jet from France

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said that the French-made Rafale combat jet will boost India's air dominance exponentially, as he was formally handed ...

AR seals porous India-Myanmar border in Manipur's Moreh

The Assam Rifles (AR) has sealed the porous India-Myanmar border at Moreh town in Manipur for maintaining law and order, police said. The porous bord...

U.S blacklists 28 Chinese entities over abuses in Xinjiang

The U.S has blacklisted 28 Chinese companies from purchasing any American products for being implicated in human rights violations and other abuses i...

NRC not a threat to citizenship of Indians: Minister

There should not be an atmosphere of 'confusion or fear' over the National Register of Citizens (NRC) as it does not pose a threat to the citizenship...

Faceless e-assessment scheme for taxpayers launched

Dubbed as a major initiative in the direction of taxation reform, the income tax department on Monday launched a faceless e-assessment scheme to elim...

Don't use 'lynching' to defame India: RSS chief

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat said lynching is a 'western construct' and should not be used in the Indian context to defame t...

Normal life remains disrupted for 64th day in Kashmir

Normal life remained affected in Kashmir for the 64th consecutive day on Monday as main markets continued to be shut and public transport off the roa...

Kerala Tourism eyes 10-12% rise in footfalls, earnings in FY20

Kerala Tourism is targeting a healthy 10-12 per cent growth in both arrivals as well as in earnings in the year to March 2020 as the state has return...

Don't cut anymore trees, says SC on Mumbai's Aarey

The Supreme Court on Monday restrained authorities from cutting anymore trees in Mumbai's Aarey to set up a Metro car shed. A special bench comprisin...

Rs 10,000-cr investments to flow into Kerala from Dubai

The investor community in Dubai has promised investment of Rs 10,000 crore in Kerala, state Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said. The state recei...

Finance ministry to kick-start budgetary exercise from Oct 14

The finance ministry will kick-start the exercise to prepare annual Budget for 2020-21 from October 14 which, among other thing, will have to address...

Nitish Kumar re-elected unopposed as JD(U) president

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has been elected unopposed as JD(U) president for another term, his party said on Sunday. The party's national retu...