Obama endorses Clinton for US president

Obama endorses Clinton for US president

Washington, June 10 - US President Barack Obama formally threw his support behind presumptive Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in a web video on Thursday."I don't think there's ever been someone so...

Jayalalithaa orders Rs.1 crore compensation to constable

Chennai, June 20 - Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Monday announced a solatium of Rs.1 crore to the family of a policeman who lost his life while nabbing chain snatchers.Jayalalithaa...

Sharif should reach out to Donald Trump, says Musharraf

Islamabad, Nov 21. Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf has said that it was a golden opportunity for Pakistan to step up and build an immediate liaison with the US President-elect Donald Trump...

Mamata Banerjee sworn in Bengal CM for second time

Kolkata, May 27 (IANS) Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee was on Friday sworn in as West Bengal chief minister for the second time.Banerjee was administered the oath of office and secrecy...

Raj Babbar can’t help Congress in Uttar Pradesh polls: BJP

Lucknow, July 14  Making actor-turned-politician Raj Babbar the chief of the Congress in Uttar Pradesh will not help the party in the assembly elections next year, BJP leader Keshav Prasad Maurya...

New brand of nationalism being invoked in education: Congress leader K.V. Thomas

New Delhi, July 27  The New Education Policy (NEP) draft prepared by the government has created a fear of invoking "a new brand of nationalism" linked to one religion, senior Congress...
Modi arrives in Mozambique

Modi arrives in Mozambique

Maputo (Mozambique), July 7 - Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Mozambique on Thursday morning, the first leg of his four-nation tour to Africa.“An early morning arrival in Mozambique. Important talks await...

Kejriwal targets Modi; BJP, Congress want 21 AAP MLAs disqualified 

New Delhi, June 14 . A day after a Delhi government bill that sought to exclude the post of Parliamentary Secretaries from the office of profit didn't get presidential nod, Chief Minister...
Fresh row as Lt. Governor 'refuses' to meet Delhi ministers

Fresh row as Lt. Governor ‘refuses’ to meet Delhi ministers

New Delhi, Sep 17 - A fresh squabble broke out between the Delhi government and the LG office on Saturday as Water Minister Kapil Mishra alleged that Lt. Governor Najeeb Jung had...

Opposition didn’t get time to prepare for demonetisation: Modi 

New Delhi, Nov 25.  Prime Minister Narendra Modi while hitting out at the criticism over demonetisation, said on Friday that those hurt by the move were charged up not because the government...

Entertainment

My intentions are to entertain with dignity: Sunil Grover

Mumbai, April 5 - Following a spat with comedian-actor Kapil Sharma, Sunil Grover says that his intentions are to act and entertain people with dignity.Sunil...

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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...