Kejriwal gets bail in poll affidavit case 

New Delhi, Dec 24 - Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday was granted bail in a complaint case filed against him for allegedly giving "misleading information" in his poll affidavit ahead...

Modi performs ‘bhoomipujan’ of Shivaji statue

Mumbai, Dec 24 -  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday performed the 'bhoomipujan' for a grand statue and memorial of Chhatrapati Shivaji here during his day-long visit to Maharashtra.In a tweet, Modi...

India is now more receptive to sexual inclusivity: Nepali transgender model 

New Delhi, Dec 23 -  Her struggle has been documented in "Anjali -- Living Inside Someone Else's Skin", a film based on transsexual lives. She has also made a name for herself...

Modi reaches Varanasi, to inaugurate various projects

New Delhi, Dec 22 - Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached his parliamentary constituency Varanasi on Thursday morning where he will lay the foundation stones of various projects.In the wake of allegations levelled...

Bangladeshi Hindus have security, but have feeling of insecurity : Tripura Governor

Agartala, Dec 22 - The Hindu minority in Bangladesh are safe still have a feeling of insecurity, Tripura Governor Tathagata Roy has said."Bangladesh government has taken steps to provide security to the...

Why didn’t Congress raise Modi’s corruption in 2013: Kejriwal

New Delhi, Dec 22 -  Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday demanded to know why the Congress did not rake up corruption charges against then Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi in 2013.This...

Will never let in Dalai Lama again: Mongolia

Ulan Bator, Dec 21- After inviting Beijing's wrath for hosting the Dalai Lama, Mongolia has said it will never again allow the Tibetan spiritual leader to visit the country.Mongolian Foreign Minister Tsend...

No questions if old notes deposited in one go: Jaitley

New Delhi, Dec 20 - Following RBI's announcement of stricter rules for depositing demonetised currency, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has clarified that no questions will be asked if any amount of old...

Congress demands rollback of lowered PF interest rate, ceiling on deposits

New Delhi, Dec 20 - The Congress on Monday termed the Narendra Modi government's decision to lower interest rate on Employee Provident Fund deposits from 8.8 per cent to 8.65 per cent...

New notes: Several discrepancies emerge in RBI, Government figures

New Delhi, Dec 20 - Several new and large discrepancies have emerged in the stated positions of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and the government on the printing and distribution of...

Entertainment

Pop superstar George Michael dead at 53

London, Dec 26 - Singer-songwriter George Michael, who sold tens of millions of albums as a member of the duo Wham! and on his own,...

History

Ancient Roman villa uncovered near Florence

Florence, Oct 21.  Archaeologists have unearthed a luxurious ancient Roman villa complete with thermal baths and stunning mosaics near the central Italian city of Florence...