Harish Rawat, CM Uttarkhand

CBI questions Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat

New Delhi, May 24 - The Central Bureau of Investigation on Tuesday began questioning Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat in an alleged political horse-trading case, in the wake of a "sting" video...
US warns China against building 'Great Wall of Self-Isolation'

US warns China against building ‘Great Wall of Self-Isolation’

Washington, June 4 - US Defence Secretary Ash Carter has warned China against aggression in the South China Sea, saying the nation is bucking positive regional cooperation in Asia in pursuit of...
Britain to vote in EU referendum

Britain to vote in EU referendum

London, June 23 - Britain is set to go to the polls on Thursday in a historic referendum on whether the country should remain a member of the European Union (EU) or...
Looters from Delhi trying to loot Goa now, says Parrikar

Looters from Delhi trying to loot Goa now, says Parrikar

Panaji, July 6 - Taking oblique potshots at the Aam Aadmi Party and its political fray in Goa, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has said "looters from Delhi" now had designs to loot...

Goa government probing foreigners running liquor vends

Panaji, July 27. The government is probing the allotment of liquor licences to foreign nationals in Goa, Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar told the assembly on Wednesday, adding that a new excise law...

Mehbooba meets Modi, blames Pakistan for Kashmir unrest 

New Delhi, Aug 27 . Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday blamed Pakistan for instigating unrest in Jammu and Kashmir.Mehbooba told reporter after her meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi here that...

‘Surgical strikes’ in LoC will reap Modi rich political benefits

During the in 1999, India did not cross the Line of Control (LoC). If it has behaved differently this time, the reason is that Pakistan's reputation has nosedived in the last...

Avoid war, end crisis with Pakistan, says Mulayam

Lucknow, Nov 3 . The central government will have to find a middle path, avoiding war, to end the crisis with the neighbouring nation, Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav said...
Railways, metro, bus won't accept old Rs 500 notes after Dec 10

Railways, metro, bus won’t accept old Rs 500 notes after Dec 10

Mumbai, Dec 9 -  It is not so good news for people who have kept old Rs 500 notes to buy railway, metro or bus tickets as the government has decided to...

Chabahar agreement inked: Modi calls it creation of history

Tehran, May 23 - India and Iran on Monday took a major step in boosting connectivity and trade with the inking of the Chabahar port agreement even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi...

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...