Trump selects Mike Pence for vice presidential slot

Washington, July 15  Presumptive Republican nominee for Presidet Donald Trump called Indiana Governor Mike Pence and offered him the vice presidential slot on his ticket -- and Pence has accepted.He told...
Pakistan aiding, abetting terrorists for long: Naidu

Pakistan aiding, abetting terrorists for long: Naidu

New Delhi, Sep 29 .  Union Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday said the Indian Army had carried out cross-border surgical strikes on terrorist launch pads in "five-six areas", and added that...
In UP, villages still cry for roads

In UP, villages still cry for roads

Shahjahanpur, Feb 14. Seven decades after independence, residents of a large number of villages in Tilhar constituency here in Uttar Pradesh continue making one key demand: better and macadamised roads.They complain that...

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...
BJP raising communal tensions

BJP raising communal tensions: CPI-M

New Delhi, June 8 - The CPI-M on Wednesday accused the BJP and "Hindutva elements" of trying to raise communal tensions over a "so-called beef consumption" issue in Uttar Pradesh."The killing of...
HC to hear plea on missing BSF trooper Tej Bahadur Yadav

HC to hear plea on missing BSF trooper Tej Bahadur Yadav

New Delhi, Feb 10. The Delhi High Court will hear later Friday a habeas corpus plea on missing BSF trooper Tej Bahadur Yadav, whose social media video clip on "substandard food" triggered...
World reacts as Britain votes to leave EU

World reacts as Britain votes to leave EU

London, June 24 - International reactions poured in on Friday for the dramatic decision by British voters to leave the European Union (EU) in Thursday's historic referendum."We respect the result. Now is...
Close fight between Congress, BJP in Manipur 

Close fight between Congress, BJP in Manipur 

Imphal, Feb 16. Territorial integrity of the ancient kingdom of Manipur that had merged with India and the recurring economic blockades by tribal groups are the major issues in Manipur where the...

Parrikar meets defence chiefs after Baramulla attack

New Delhi, Oct 3 . Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday met the three Service chiefs in the wake of a terror attack at a Rashtriya Rifle camp in Baramulla town of...
Modi chairs CCS meeting on LoC situation

Modi chairs CCS meeting on LoC situation

New Delhi, Sep 29 .  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday chaired a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) to discuss the situation at the Line of Control (LOC).The meeting...

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BCCI to Reward Mithali & Co. Rs 50 Lakh Each For...

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) have announced that each member of the Indian women's team will get Rs 50 Lakh...

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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...