Mamata questions safety aspect of ‘Digital India’ drive

Kolkata, Dec 12. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday questioned the safety aspect of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "Digital India" initiative in the wake of hackers' attacks on personal details...
Modi a tyrant who has caused havoc: Owaisi

Modi a tyrant who has caused havoc: Owaisi

Hyderabad, Dec 12. In a harsh criticism of Prime Minister Narendra Modi over demonetization, AIMIM chiefOwaisi said the revolution which Modi was dreaming to bring about with the November 8 demonetization...

India ranked 7th among countries most hit by terror 

India was ranked 7th in the list of countries most impacted by terrorism in 2015, according to the Global Terrorism Index (GTI), 2016, released by the Institute for Economics & Peace,...

Gunfight erupts again in south Kashmir

Srinagar, Dec 9. Gunfight between holed up militants and security forces near south Kashmir's Bijbehara broke out once again early on Friday, even as police on Thursday claimed three Lashkar-e-Taiba militants were...

State limit of cash account holder can withdraw: SC to government

New Delhi, Dec 9 - The Supreme Court on Friday asked the government to state the threshold limit of cash that each account holder can withdraw from banks across the country without...

Triple Talaq is cruelty against Muslim women, rules court 

Allahabad, Dec 8.  In a landmark ruling, the Allahabad High Court on Thursday termed Triple Talaq as "cruelty against Muslim women" and said no "Personal Law Board" was above the Constitution.The...

Demonetisation a foolish decision, says Rahul

New Delhi, Dec 8.  Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi's demonetisation was not a "bold but a foolish decision".Gandhi said the concept of Paytm --...

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...

Modi salutes the spirit of differently abled

New Delhi, Dec 3,  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday hailed the determination of the disabled people on the International Day of Persons with Disabilities."I salute determination of our Divyang sisters and...

Demonetisation: Congress wants revival package for Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 3, The demonetisation move has turned out to be a disaster with Kerala's economy going for a toss and to come out of it a relief package is required, a...

Entertainment

Pop superstar George Michael dead at 53

London, Dec 26 - Singer-songwriter George Michael, who sold tens of millions of albums as a member of the duo Wham! and on his own,...

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...