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Aug 22

Death for two, life term for another in Jigisha murder case

New Delhi : A Delhi court today awarded death penalty to two convicts and life term to another for robbing and killing IT executive Jigisha Ghosh here in

PM wishes Indian Olympic contingent

New Delhi:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi today wished the Indian contingent for giving their best at the Rio Olympics and also congratulated the host nation

Unrest in Kashmir will alienate people further: Opposition to PM

New Delhi: As curfew continued for the 46th day in Srinagar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday met a delegation of opposition parties from Kashmir who

Rupee slumps 16 paise against dollar

Mumbai: The rupee depreciated by 16 paise totrade at fresh three-week low of 67.21 against the dollar at the forex market today following increased demand for

Rahul takes a dig at Modi over his suit

New Delhi: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi today took a dig at Narendra Modi over a suit worn by him making it to the Guinness World Records, saying it was a

Goa fight is between AAP & BJP, Cong has no chance: Kejriwal

Panaji: Delhi Chief Minister and AAP convener Arvind Kejriwal today asserted that the real fight in the upcoming Goa Assembly polls would be between AAP and

EPFO investments in ETFs to be raised beyond 5%: Dattatreya

Hyderabad: Union Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya today said that EPFO will raise proportion of its investments in exchange traded funds (ETFs) from the

No compromise with those indulging in violence in Kashmir: Jaitley

Jammu: As unrest continues in Kashmir, the central government today outlined its priorities, asserting that there will be no compromise with those indulging in

Najma Heptulla sworn in as Manipur governor

Imphal: Former Union minister Najma Heptullawas today sworn in as Governor of Manipur at Raj Bhavan here. Acting Chief Justice of Manipur High Court Rakesh

Arunachal Cabinet approves special Assembly session

Itanagar: The Arunachal Pradesh Cabinet has approved summoning of a ‘special’ session of the state Assembly to ratify the Constitution Amendment Bill on

PM Narendra Modi’s suit sold for Rs 4.31 crores, Enters Guinness Book

The suit which was wore  by Prime Minister Narendra during his meeting with US President Barack Obama went for Rs 4.31 crore to Surat diamond tycoon and

Akhilesh Yadav inaugurates ‘Avadh Shilp Gram’ in Lucknow

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav inaugurated the ‘Avadh Shilp Gram’ in the state capital on Saturday and highlighted various

Development at cost of culture not sustainable: Mahajan

Jaipur: Stressing that development at the cost of culture is not sustainable, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan today highlighted the age-old traditions of

Modi reaffirms time-tested ties with Russia

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday reaffirmed India’s time-tested ties with Moscow when Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin

Sakshi Malik to be awarded Rs 1 cr by Delhi govt

New Delhi: Deputy Chief Minister ManishSisodia today announced an award of Rs 1 crore for Olympics bronze medallist Sakshi Malik. Sisodia visited the parents

Victor Hospitals rebrands itself as Rajagiri Victor Hospital

Panaji: Margao-based Victor Hospitals and Medical Services Hospital has been re-branded as ‘Rajagiri Victor Hospital’ after it tied up with

33 pc quota for women in SI posts in Puducherry

Puducherry: The Congress government todaydecided to earmark 33 per cent quota for women in the posts of Sub-Inspectors in the Union territory. “In

Heavy rainfall floods parts of Jharkhand

Ranchi: Heavy rainfall across the state during the last three days has adversely impacted normal life in Jharkhand leading to water levels of prominent rivers

Sena wants BJP to consider allies for Governors’ posts

Mumbai: Taking a dig at its ally BJP forappointing only saffron leaders as Governors recently, the Shiv Sena today said it should also consider talented and

Rijiju dedicates Pasighat ALG to nation

Pasighat: Union Minister Kiren Rijiju today dedicated to the nation the Pasighat advanced landing ground (ALG) in Arunachal Pradesh which will allow fighter