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Kerala Mosque hosts Hindu wedding

In a rare wedding ceremony held in a Mosque, a Hindu couple tied the nuptial knot and exchanged vows in Alappuzha on Sunday. The marriage hosted by t...

Governor seeks report from govt on CAA petition in SC

Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan has sought a report from the state government for moving the Supreme Court against the Citizenship Amendment Act w...

Governor slams LDF govt over moving SC on CAA without informing him

Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan on Friday lashed out at the Left-ruled state government over it approaching the Supreme Court against the Citizens...

Ramesh justifies approaching Governor against ward reorganisation ordinance

Senior Congress leader Ramesh Chennithala on Friday justified his party's decision to approach Governor Arif Mohammed Khan against the Left governmen...

SFI moves SC challenging Citizenship (Amendment) Act

The Students' Federation of India (SFI) has moved the Supreme Court challenging The Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019, claiming it is 'discriminatory...

CII urges Centre to converge all corporate taxes to 15%

The Confederation of Indian Industry has urged the Centre to converge multiple corporate tax rates to 15 per cent by April 2023 without any exemption...

Ayodhya police can now apply for leave online

When Ashish Tiwari took charge as the Ayodhya police chief, he came across a constable, whose mother passed away, running from pillar to post to get ...

Manoj Shashidhar Appointed As CBI Joint Director

Senior IPS officer Manoj Shashidhar was appointed as the Joint Director of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), a Personnel Ministry order said...

China's economy slumps to 6.1% in 2019

China's economy grew by 6.1 per cent last year, the lowest annual growth rate in 29 years, National Bureau of Statistics said, as weak domestic deman...

Hungary pushes for direct Budapest-Mumbai flights

Hungary pushed for direct air connectivity between Budapest and Mumbai, and acknowledged India's role in promoting investment and creating new jobs i...

Musharraf approaches SC to suspend death sentence in high treason case

Pakistan's self-exiled former dictator Pervez Musharraf approached the Supreme Court to challenge the ruling of a special court that had handed him d...

India, U.S in advance stage talks to resolve trade issues: Minister

Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal said India and the U.S are in an 'advance stage' of dialogue to resolve some of the pressing trade issues...

India has not closed doors on RCEP: Minister

India has not closed its doors on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) and will carry out a cost benefit analysis to evaluate its m...

Putin puts forward Mikhail Mishustin as new Russian PM

Russian President Vladimir Putin formally put forward Mikhail Mishustin, the little-known head of the country’s Federal Tax Service, to be the ...

JNU again extends semester registration date

Amid registration boycott by a section of students, the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) again extended the deadline to register for the next semest...

Illaiyaraja presented 'Harivarasanam' award

Renowned musician and composer Illaiyaraja was presented 'Harivarasanam' award instituted by the Kerala government. State Tourism minister Kadakampal...

'Lakshadeepam' marks culmination of 'Murajapam'

The 56- day 'Murajapam' ritual at the Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple in Thiruvananthapuram culminated in a grand spectacle on Wednesday with the temple ...

HC refuses to stay death warrant against Nirbhaya case convict

The Delhi High Court rejected the petition filed by Mukesh Singh, one of the convicts in the Nirbhaya case, against the death warrant issued by the t...

India isn't disruptive, it's a decider rather than abstainer: Minister

India's way is not to be disruptive and it is more of a decider than an abstainer, External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar said. In remarks that come...

U.K PM rejects Scottish call for new independence referendum

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson rejected a request by Scotland's devolved government for powers to hold another referendum on independence. In a...

Centre 'worried' as many states not keen to take imported onions

The Centre is 'worried' about disposing of imported onions as not many states are interested to take it despite the key kitchen stable is being offer...

Abrogation of Article 370 a 'historic step': Army chief

Army chief Gen M.M Naravane hailed the abrogation of provisions of Article 370 as a 'historic step' and said the move has disrupted the proxy war by ...

Nigerian arrested for duping Keralite couple

A 26-year old Nigerian national was arrested from Mumbai on Monday for allegedly defrauding a couple in Thiruvananthapuram of Rs 13 lakh by promising...

Movies, videos on demand in trains from 2022: Railways

Passengers are in for a treat from 2022 as they will be able to enjoy uninterrupted entertainment services like movies, shows, educational programmes...

Delhi polls: AAP fields 24 new faces

The Aam Aadmi Party has fielded 24 new faces, dropping 15 sitting MLAs, in its list of candidates for the February 8 Delhi assembly elections announc...

Nirbhaya case: SC dismisses curative petitions filed by 2 convicts

The Supreme Court dismissed the curative petitions filed by two of the four death row convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case.A 5-jud...

Sabarimala all set for 'Makaravilakku'

The famous Lord Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala and its premises have been brought under a heavy security blank as arrangements are in full swing at the...

WPI inflation surges to 2.59% in Dec

Wholesale prices based inflation surged to 2.59 per cent in December, as against 0.58 per cent in November due to increase in prices of food articles...

ICICI Bank seeks recovery of amounts from Chanda Kochhar

The ICICI bank has approached the Bombay High Court seeking effect to 'termination of appointment' of Chanda Kochhar as its Managing Director and CEO...

Kerala govt moves SC against Citizenship Act

The Kerala government has moved the Supreme Court against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) saying the amended law is against the provisions of Rig...

Register drones by Jan 31 or face action: Aviation Ministry

The Aviation Ministry announced a scheme providing a window up to January 31 for voluntary registration of all drones and their operators, days after...

J.P Nadda likely to take over as BJP chief next week

BJP working president J.P Nadda is set to take over as the party president, succeeding Union Home Minister Amit Shah, next week, sources said. The sc...