Demonetisation, a right decision at right time: PM Modi

Demonetisation, a right decision at right time: PM Modi

New Delhi, Feb 7.  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday strongly defended his government's decision to ban high value currency notes, saying it was the right step taken at the right time...

ISI-backed train accident mastermind arrested in Nepal: NIA

New Delhi, Feb 7 . The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday confirmed that Dubai-based Shamsul Huda, who acted as the alleged mastermind for the ISI-backed plot to cause train accidents in...
Modi condoles INA veteran Nizamuddin's death

Modi condoles INA veteran Nizamuddin’s death

New Delhi, Feb 7 . Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday condoled the death of Subhas Chandra Bose's close associate and INA veteran 'Colonel' Nizamuddin, who died at the age of 116."Tributes...

My resolve to weed out corruption unshakeable: Modi

Meerut, Feb 4. Expressing his resolve to weed out corruption, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday again attacked the opposition and urged the Uttar Pradesh voters to boot out parties involved in...

Long queues as voting begins in Punjab amid tight security 

Chandigarh, Feb 4. Long queues were seen at most polling stations in Punjab as voting began in all 117 assembly constituencies in the state on Saturday.Voting commenced at 8 a.m. and will...
2,000 litres of alcohol seized in Goa on election eve

2,000 litres of alcohol seized in Goa on election eve

Panaji, Feb 4. More than 2,000 bulk litres of alcohol was seized on election eve, by the state excise officials in a raid at two establishments in and near the state capital,...
Art as rebellion: A pictorial journey into the Bengal famine

Art as rebellion: A pictorial journey into the Bengal famine

New Delhi, Feb 3. Of Bengals 60.3 million population at the time, estimates are that between 1.5 and 4 million people died of starvation, malnutrition and disease during the famine of 1943.A...

Jaipur lit fest is open to all voices, Left and Right: Producer Sanjoy Roy 

New Delhi, Dec 24 -  Dubbed as one of India's greatest such shows, the journey of the Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) has been marked by several controversies. Its producer, Sanjoy K. Roy,...

PM stresses role of financial markets in Indian economy

Raigad (Maharashtra), Dec 24 - Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday stressed the crucial role played by financial markets for the growth of the Indian economy but warned of damages they can...

Thigh-high boots are must-haves, says Stuart Weitzman

Los Angeles, Dec 24 -  American fashion designer Stuart Weitzman believes that footwear like thigh-high boots is a must-have for every woman.The 75-year-old, who has worked with model Ciara, believes the item of...

Entertainment

Same-sex marriage legalisation cut US teenage suicide rates

New York, Feb 21. Legalising same-sex marriage at state level in the US reduced an estimated 134,000 suicide attempts per year in high school students...

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...