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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...

Amazon India to include 10,000 EVs in delivery fleet by 2025

E-commerce major Amazon India said its fleet of delivery vehicles in the country will include 10,000 EVs by 2025. Amazon's rival, Flipkart had in Ju...

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 ...

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...

JNU administration asks teachers to resume classes

The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) administration on Monday issued an advisory to teachers to resume their classes in the interest of students. T...

U.S following protests in Iran 'closely', says Trump

U.S President Donald Trump told the people of Iran that he stands by them and is monitoring protests that broke out after Tehran admitted it shot dow...

Abhijit Banerjee lauds Delhi govt schools

Education outcomes in state-run schools can be better than the private ones, Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee said as he lauded Delhi government schoo...

Govt decides to withdraw NSG from VIP security duties

After effecting a major VIP security cut and withdrawal of SPG cover from the Gandhis, the Union government has now decided to completely remove NSG ...

PM renames KoPT after Syama Prasad Mookerjee

Prime Minister Narendra Modi rechristened Kolkata Port Trust after Jan Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mookerjee, drawing criticism from the opposition ca...

Creation of CDS a 'very big step' towards integration of forces: Army chief

Army Chief Gen M.M Naravane termed the creation of the post of Chief of Defence Staff a "very big step" towards integration of the three forces and s...

Two apartment complexes demolished in Kochi’s Maradu

Two illegal apartment complexes were brought down by authorities in Kochi on Saturday morning for violation of coastal regulation zone rules. The dem...

Citizenship Act comes into force

The Citizenship Amendment Act came into effect on Friday with the government issuing notification, ignoring largescale protest against the contentiou...

Iran says 'unintentionally' shot down Ukrainian airliner

Iran said it unintentionally shot down the Ukrainian airliner that crashed, killing 176 people, calling it an 'unforgivable mistake'. The Ukraine Int...

Police probe shows left-wing students involved in JNU violence: Minister

Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said the Delhi Police's ongoing probe into the January 5 violence in JNU has made it clear that students affiliated ...

IIP growth turns positive, expands by 1.8% in Nov

Having contracted for three months in a row, the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) recorded a growth of 1.8 per cent in November mainly on account...

Violence no solution, peace required for progress: VP

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu said that peace is necessary for progress as it has been proven that violence has not solved any issues.He also disappr...

Delhi polls: I-T sets up control room for black money info

The Income-Tax Department has launched a 24x7 control room to monitor black money and illegal inducements in poll-bound Delhi, officials said. The fa...

SC asks J&K admin to review orders imposing curbs within a week

The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Jammu and Kashmir administration to review within a week all orders imposing curbs in the Union Territory while...

TDB to meet soon to finalise stand on Sabarimala issue

The Travancore Devaswom Board, which manages the Sabarimala Lord Ayyappa temple, said it will meet soon and take a stand necessary to protect the bel...

Singing maestro K.J Yesudas turns 80

Indian music legend K.J Yesudas turned 80 on Friday. Yesudas is not just a name in the history of music and playback singing, he is synonymous to mus...

Death row convict in Nirbhaya case moves curative plea in SC

In a last ditch effort to escape the noose, Vinay Kumar Sharma, one of the four men sentenced to death in the Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case, fil...

PM seeks ideas, suggestions for Union Budget

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has sought suggestions and ideas from people on the Union Budget which is likely to be presented on February 1. "The Uni...

Citizens march at Mandi house against JNU violence

Three days after violence broke out JNU campus injuring many students including President Aisne Ghosh, JNUSU has called for a citizen's march in Delh...

Fire breaks out at Noida’s ESI Hospital

Noida (UP): A fire broke out at the ESIC Hospital here on Thursday morning and firefighting was underway, officials said. The blaze broke out in the ...