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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...

U.S targeting 52 Iranian sites if Tehran attacks Americans: Trump

President Donald Trump warned that the U.S is targeting 52 sites in Iran and will hit them 'very fast and very hard' if the Islamic republic attacks ...

M'shtra portfolios: Ajit Pawar gets Finance

Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister and senior NCP leader Ajit Pawar has got the finance and planning department while party colleague Anil Deshmukh is...

Heavy security at JNU after violence on campus

Massive deployment of security personnel remained in place on Monday at Jawaharlal Nehru University, with authorities only allowing students with val...

India condemns 'targeted killing' of Sikh community member in Peshawar

India strongly condemned the 'targeted killing' of a minority Sikh community member in Pakistan's Peshawar. The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) sa...

Court junks Dileep's discharge petition

  A trial court on Saturday dismissed a plea filed by Malayalam film actor Dileep, who is an accused in the case of alleged abduction and molesta...

ED questions Chidambaram in UPA-era aviation scam case

Former Union finance minister P. Chidambaram was on Friday questioned by the Enforcement Directorate for about six hours in connection with a money l...

CBI court directs Jaganmohan Reddy to appear before it on Jan 10

A Special CBI court in Hyderabad has directed Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S Jaganmohan Reddy to appear before it on January 10 in connection with...

RBI launches app to help visually impaired identify notes

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das launched a mobile app to help visually-impaired people to identify the denomination of curre...

Decision to kill Soleimani was designed to prevent further bloodshed: U.S

U.S President Donald Trump's decision to kill Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guards commander General Qasem Soleimani was designed to prevent further ...

Nobody can be denied citizenship on ground of religion: Paswan

No government can snatch away citizenship of any Indian, Union minister and BJP ally Ram Vilas Paswan said, as he sought to reassure people over a nu...

Govt won't budge on CAA: Amit Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah said the government will not budge an inch on its decision to implement the Citizenship Amendment Act despite the oppos...

PM urges young scientists to 'innovate, patent, produce and prosper'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi called on young scientists of India to "Innovate, Patent, Produce and Prosper," and said these four steps would lead our...

Govt sets up dedicated desk to look after Ayodhya issue

The government has set up a dedicated desk, headed by an additional secretary, to look after all matters related to the Supreme Court verdict on the ...

Trump ordered killing of Iran Guards Commander: Pentagon

President Donald Trump ordered for the US airstrike in Iraq that killed General Qasem Soleimani, the commander of Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard...

Resignation of Allahabad University VC accepted: HRD ministry

The resignation of Allahabad University Vice Chancellor Ratan Lal Hangloo, who was under the scanner over alleged financial and administrative irregu...

BJP launches toll-free number to garner support for CAA

As part of its programme to mobilise support for the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, the BJP has launched a toll-free number for people to give missed c...

PM Modi attacks Congress for opposing CAA

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday hit out at the Congress for opposing the Citizenship Amendment Act and said that the Congress was opposing t...

President Kovind cancels his Sabarimala visit

President Ram Nath Kovind’s proposed visit to Sabarimala temple next week has been cancelled. The state government on Wednesday received intima...

Kerala Assembly resolution on CAA not valid: Governor

  Thiruvananthapuram: Continuing with his stand against the passing of a resolution by the Kerala Assembly on the Citizenship Amendment Act, 2019...

Solar-powered ferry service launched at Manimutharu dam

  Solar-powered ferry service has been launched for the benefit of tourists visiting the Manimutharu dam in the district, officials said. The ope...