Mallya resigns from Rajya Sabha

New Delhi, May 2 (PTI) Independent MP and liquor baron Vijay Mallya, facing a case of loan default of over Rs 9,400 crore, today resigned from Rajya Sabha, a day before...

Air ambulance makes emergency landing in Delhi

New Delhi, May 24 - An air ambulance coming from Patna with seven people, including a brain haemorrhage patient, on board made an emergency landing in a field in the outskirts of...

IPL final will be competitive, qualitative: Kohli

Bengaluru, May 29 - Fans would see a competitive and qualitative game of cricket when two top teams clash in the Indian Premiere League (IPL-9) final here on Sunday, Royal Challengers Bangalore...
Hema Malini after Mathura clashes

Hema Malini hits back at critics after Mathura clashes

Agra, June 6 - Bhartiya Janata Party MP Hema Malini on Monday morning hit back at her critics questioning their morality and political judgement in the aftermath of Mathura mayhem."Without checking facts they...

Mamata orders Narada sting inquiry, top cop to probe

Kolkata, June 17 - West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday ordered a comprehensive probe into the Narada sting footage controversy, in which a number of Trinamool Congress leaders were allegedly...
8 killed in Mumbai pharmacy blaze

8 killed in Mumbai pharmacy blaze

Mumbai, June 30 - At least eight persons, including three infants, were killed on Thursday when a massive blaze engulfed a medical store in Mumbai's Andheri suburb, an official said.Three others, including...
Muslims rescue pilgrims injured in Kashmir road accident

Muslims rescue pilgrims injured in Kashmir road accident

Srinagar, July 13 - Defying curfew restrictions on Wednesday, local Muslims risked their lives to rescue the Amarnath Yatra pilgrims injured in a road accident on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway No.1A and carried...

Honoured to help create an image for Indian Railways: Ritu Beri

New Delhi, July 27. Fashion designer Ritu Beri, who has been roped in to design a new uniform for Indian Railways' staff, says she feels honoured to do her bit in helping...

Now Supreme Court crushes Hindu sentiments on ‘JANMASHTAMI’

New Delhi, Aug 24  The Supreme Court on Wednesday said that human pyramids can't go beyond 20 feet during the Dahi Handi festival on Krishna Janmashtami, as it rejected a last...

President Mukherjee stresses need to imbibe technology in education

New Delhi, Sep 5 . President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday stressed on the need to imbibe technology in education and said teachers should instill in children civilisational values of sacrifice, tolerance, pluralism,...

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...