Militants planning to attack Amarnath Yatra

Militants planning to attack Amarnath Yatra: BSF

Srinagar, June 4 - A top Border Security Force (BSF) officer said on Saturday that there are intelligence reports about militants planning to attack the forthcoming Amarnarh Yatra in Jammu and Kashmir.At...

Akhilesh flags off India-Myanmar-Thailand friendship car rally

Lucknow, Nov 15.  Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav flagged off the India-Myanmar-Thailand Friendship Motor Car Rally on Tuesday. This rally began on Sunday starting from New Delhi and would conclude on...

Perfect storm gathering over Smriti Irani’s new ministry

As Textiles Minister Smriti Irani settles in to her new job overseeing an industry that is India's largest source of formal jobs, the government's hope that it will continue to be...

Mathura SP among 20 killed in clash during anti-encroachment drive

The toll in the Mathura violence rose to 20 on Friday as Superintendent of Police Mukul Dwivedi and others injured in Thursday's clash between police and encroachers during an anti-encroachment drive,...

Muslims cannot use cow urine products, rules Darul Uloom

Lucknow, Aug 22, Use of any product which has cow urine is banned in Islam, the Darul Uloom in Deoband, Uttar Pradesh, has ruled, an official said on Monday.Darul Uloom, the highest...

Girl students injured in Imphal protest, exams disrupted

Imphal, June 5- Several girl students of a school here were injured when they were allegedly beaten by police during protests on Saturday to press for release of two arrested students.Some of...

RBI may cut interest rate by 50 bps on December 7: HDFC CEO

New Delhi, Dec 3.  At a time when the country is undergoing a demonetisation drive, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), in its next policy meeting on December 7, may cut the...

Celebrate the festival of harvest in style

New Delhi, Sep 11 . From dressing in a traditional attire to adding some trendy twist to the ethnic ensemble, on this Onam make sure you celebrate the harvest festival with style,...

raise water levels in Karnataka dams

Incessant rains since Sunday have raised water levels in dams and reservoirs across Karnataka, an official said on Wednesday."Water levels in reservoirs and dams in coastal, south interior areas and Malnad...
nuclear power plants in India

US firm to finally start work on nuclear power plants in India

Washington, June 8 - The civilian nuclear agreement signed between India and the US over a decade ago has finally borne fruit with the two sides deciding to start preparatory work on...

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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...