False campaign led to Bhangar agitation: Mamata

False campaign led to Bhangar agitation: Mamata

Kolkata, Feb 9. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday claimed that the agitation in West Bengal's Bhangar was based on "a false campaign" and denied that two villagers who died...
Modi demeans his position, himself more than anyone: Rahul

Modi demeans his position, himself more than anyone: Rahul

New Delhi, F. Launching a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his remarks on former PM Manmohan Singh, Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said the Modi demeaned his position...

Personal insults only PM’s response, government most bereham: Yechury

New Delhi, Feb 9. Hitting out at  for his remarks on former PM Manmohan Singh, CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury on Wednesday said Modi had no answers to opposition's questions and "personal...
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...

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...