Voting starts in Anantnag on low key

Anantnag, June 22 -Voting for the by-elections to this south Kashmir assembly seat started Wednesday morning on a dull note.An overcast sky and the urge to sleep longer than usual after...

President Mukherjee attends first convocation of Nalanda University

Rajgir (Bihar), Aug 27 . President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday attended the maiden convocation ceremony of Nalanda University and launched the ground-breaking ceremony for construction of the sprawling university campus here, an...

Farooq Abdullah says Kashmir solution must to end terror

Srinagar, Oct 14 - India and Pakistan must talk and solve the Kashmir issue to end terrorism in the region, former Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah said on Friday, after a meeting of...
25,000 abandon homes in J&K as shelling from Pakistan escalates

25,000 abandon homes in J&K as shelling from Pakistan escalates

Jammu, Nov 2. Tens of thousands of border villagers in Jammu and Kashmir have been forced out of their homes to take shelter in makeshift accommodations after shelling from across the border...
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...

Chabahar agreement inked: Modi calls it creation of history

Tehran, May 23 - India and Iran on Monday took a major step in boosting connectivity and trade with the inking of the Chabahar port agreement even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi...

Modi raises issues of black money, tax evasion at G20

Hangzhou (China), Sep 5 . Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday raised the issue of black money and tax evasion at the ongoing G20 Summit here, urging the member countries to take...

announces judicial enquiry into Bhopal killings

Bhopal, Nov 4 . Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Thursday announced that a judicial enquiry will be conducted into an "encounter" of eight SIMI activists.Justice S.K. Pandey (retired) would...

Namaste France fest shows India’s cultural prowess

Paris, Sep 16. Namaste France, a two-and-a-half-month-long festival which began here on Thursday, will serve as a window into Indian traditional arts, music, dance, theatre, literature, cinema and fashion.The Indian Embassy in...
US not letting go of India's NSG membership

US not letting go of India’s NSG membership

Washington, July 1 - The US has made it clear that it will not let go of India's membership in the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG)."India has a strong record and we believe...

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BCCI to Reward Mithali & Co. Rs 50 Lakh Each For...

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) have announced that each member of the Indian women's team will get Rs 50 Lakh...

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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...