Samajwadi Party under Center’s pressure: Mayawati

New Delhi, Nov 23 . Taking a jibe at the Samajwadi Party over demonestisation, BSP chief Mayawati said on Wednesday that the ruling party in Uttar Pradesh should come out of the...

PM Modi praises Chhattisgarh for ‘new heights in development’

Raipur  Nov 1 . Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday heaped praises on the state of Chattisgarh, saying it has shown how smaller states can scale new heights in development."Chhattisgarh has shown...

Upset Advani says he feels like resigning

New Delhi, Dec 15. Veteran BJP leader L.K. Advani on Thursday said he feels like resigning from Parliament because of unending disruptions in both houses.He told three MPs, including Nana Patole from...
SC to hear Delhi government's plea on its power

Army can’t use excessive force in disturbed areas: SC

New Delhi, July 8 - The Supreme Court on Friday said the army cannot use excessive force in its counter-insurgency operations in areas declared disturbed under the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act.The...

Foodgrains, fuel for Tripura to be transported through Bangladesh

Agartala, July 2  With Tripura remaining cut-off from the rest of the country for more than a month, efforts are on to transport foodgrains and fuel to the northeastern state through...
civilians killed as Pakistan shells border villages in J&K

civilians killed as Pakistan shells border villages in J&K

Jammu, Nov 1. Eight civilians, among them five women, were killed and 14 were injured on Tuesday as Pakistan troopers bombarded several border areas of Jammu and Kashmir with heavy mortar shells,...

‘Akbar’s Syria visit will help India get information on IS’

content">New Delhi, Aug 23,  The visit of Minister of State for External Affairs M.J. Akbar to war-torn Syria, which has been taken note of in many world capitals, will help India get...

If you don’t talk to Pakistan, you give terrorists and sponsors what they want:...

New Delhi, Nov 28.  India's former National Security Adviser Shivshankar Menon says there is no alternative to talking to Pakistan to resolve outstanding issues because not talking is to allow terrorists to...
India pays minimum attention on research

India pays minimum attention on research: President

New Delhi, June 9 - President Pranab Mukherjee has said that India pays minimum attention to research and added that the country should invest more time in R&D (Research and Development)."Only 0.6...

SBI, IOC link up to empower farmers

Mumbai, July 25. State Bank Of India (SBI) and Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) have tied up to implement the bank's financial inclusion programme for farmers through the oil company's Kisan Seva Kendras,...

Entertainment

Electronic music is very revolting: Muzaffar Ali

Lucknow, Feb 24. Filmmaker-fashion designer Muzaffar Ali believes he has a "global outlook to music", but the director of the classic Bollywood movie "Umrao Jaan"...

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...