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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 ...

Govt withdraws SPG security to Rahul, Sonia Gandhi

The government has decided to take away the elite SPG protection from Congress president Sonia Gandhi, her son Rahul and daughter Priyanka, officials...

Disqualified K'taka MLAs move SC for postponement of Dec 5 by-polls

The disqualified Karnataka MLAs moved the Supreme Court on Friday, seeking further postponement of the Assembly by-polls which are scheduled to take ...

BJP patriarch L.K Advani turns 92

Veteran BJP leader and former Deputy Prime Minister L.K Advani turned 92.Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the BJP patriarch hailing him for not c...

Centre tells states to be on alert ahead of Ayodhya verdict

The Centre has asked all states to remain alert ahead of the Supreme Court verdict on Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title dispute and ensure security ...

Moody’s downgrades India’s outlook to 'negative' from 'stable'

International ratings agency Moody's Investors Service has downgraded India's credit ratings to 'negative' from 'stable' on concerns that country's e...

Rajiv case convict Perarivalan granted a month leave

Rajiv Gandhi assassination case convict A.G Perarivalan was granted ordinary leave for a month to take care of his ailing father, a top Tamil Nadu Pr...

Unpaid for 10 months, BSNL contract employee ends life

A contract employee of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL), who had not been paid wages for the past 10 months, allegedly committed suicide by hanging hi...

PM to visit Brazil on Nov 13-14 for BRICS summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Brazil from Nov 13-14 to attend an annual summit of BRICS, a grouping of five countries, the external affairs...

No change in Sena's stand on govt formation: Sanjay Raut

Senior Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut said there was no change in his party's stand on government formation in Maharashtra and reiterated the demand fo...

4 Indian-Americans win state, local elections in U.S

Four Indian-Americans, including a Muslim woman and a former White House technology policy advisor, have won state and local elections held in the Un...

Star Air launches Hubballi-Delhi flight service

Star Air launched its thrice-weekly flight operations on the Hubballi-Delhi route on Wednesday, using the capital's recently-launched second airport ...

BJP wins majority of Block Pramukh seats in Uttarakhand

A majority of the BJP's Block Pramukh candidates won in Uttarakhand on Wednesday, with the party thanking the people of the state for reposing their ...

Arvind Singh takes over as AAI chairman

Arvind Singh, a 1988-batch IAS officer of Maharashtra cadre, took charge as the chairman of the Airports Authority of India (AAI), an official releas...

BJP welcomes Pawar's announcement to sit in Opposition

The BJP welcomed NCP president Sharad Pawar's statement that his party would sit in opposition, which on the face of it denies the BJP's warring ally...

No bail for students arrested under UAPA

A court in Kozhikode dismissed the bail applications of two CPI(M) student activists, who were arrested under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act ...

IPL players' auction on Dec 19 in Kolkata

The players' auction for the next Indian Premier League (IPL) will be held on December 19 in Kolkata, the event's Governing Council decided in a meet...

Kerala IPS Association condemns attack on Delhi police officials

The IPS Association's Kerala chapter strongly condemned the attack on Delhi police personnel by lawyers of Delhi based courts. In a resolution, the a...

Finance Minister hints at booster dose for realty sector

Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the government and Reserve Bank are working to resolve the issues being faced by realty sector.Admitting tha...

Alliance Air’s Chennai-Jaffna flight service to begin on Nov 11

Alliance Air, the Air India subsidiary, is all set to commence commercial flight operations between Chennai and Jaffna. The airline formally launched...

HC directs Kerala govt to preserve corpse of 2 slain Maoists

The Kerala High Court directed the state government to preserve until further orders the bodies of two Maoists who were killed in an encounter in Aga...