India

  •  IC-814  hijack
    Jul 03, 2015 10:33 IST

    Farooq shouted over militants' release in Kandahar op: RAW ex-chief

    The Kandahar hijack operation was "goofed up" as no one wanted to take a decision fearing loss of lives, according to former RAW chief AS Dulat.

  • Monica Bedi
    Jul 03, 2015 10:15 IST

    I am happy for him, says Abu Salem’s ex-partner Monica Bedi on his impending marriage

    Hoshiarpur-born actor Monica Bedi seems to have moved on in life and appears to be more confident and vibrant as a person. The actress who made headlines for her alleged involvement with underworld don Abu Salem and even served a jail sentence, is on a completely new tangent after a stint in reality television shows Big Boss and Jhalak Dikhla Jaa followed by Sanjay Leela Bansali’s Saraswati Chandra on Star Plus.

  • Hema Malini
    Jul 03, 2015 09:55 IST

    In pics: Hema Malini injured, child killed in Dausa road accident

    A car accident involving Bollywood actress and BJP lawmaker Hema Malini killed a four-year-old girl late on Thursday and injured several others including the politician.

  • Arindam Chaudhary
    Jul 03, 2015 08:56 IST

    IIPM to end management courses, focus on research and training

    IIPM has stopped admitting students directly from the current year, and will shut its campuses across India one by one

  • Hema Malini
    Jul 03, 2015 07:51 IST

    Hema Malini's driver arrested after car accident in Rajasthan

    A police case has been registered against the driver of Bharatiya Janata Party MP and actor Hema Malini's Mercedes after an accident in Rajasthan last night in which a five-year-old was killed and two others injured.

  • voter, bjp
    Jul 03, 2015 01:14 IST

    In Kerala bypoll loss, BJP sniffs a victory

    The Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) may have won the Aruvikkara constituency on Tuesday, but BJP’s 85-year-old O Rajagopal raked in an impressive 34,000, or 24%, of total votes polled, up from just 7,000 votes in the 2011 assembly election.

  • Rains
    Jul 03, 2015 01:04 IST

    IMD vs Skymet: Fight heats up over who gets the forecast right

    Sitting on a charpoy in his farm on a dry riverbed in the heart of Delhi, Ramesh Singh smiles as he looks at his field, shining green. The rains have been 16% surplus in June despite the official outlook of a “deficient” monsoon.

  • IS
    Jul 03, 2015 01:06 IST

    India on alert over growing presence of IS in Af-Pak

    Indian intelligence agencies have sounded an alarm following reports of the growing presence of the ultra-conservative Islamist terrorist group Islamic State (IS) in Afghanistan’s Farah and Nangarhar provinces.

  • Black money case
    Jul 03, 2015 01:02 IST

    Government to notify rules for declaring foreign assets on Friday

    The details to be filled in the new form will include the current status of the assets, whether in possession or sold. These will in detail explain how one has to assess the tax liability along with furnishing extensive details of these assets based on a set of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).

  • Narendra Modi
    Jul 03, 2015 00:52 IST

    Don’t use abusive language on social media: PM

    Having interacted regularly with his millions of followers on digital media for many years, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday personally caught up with 150 of them. And his crisp message for them was: “Don’t use abusive language on Twitter and other social media. Speak positive things in a positive manner.”

  • Mirik
    Jul 03, 2015 00:01 IST

    Mamata, Rijiju visit landslide-hit areas in Darjeeling

    Union minister of state for home Kiren Rijiju accompanied by Darjeeling MP SS Ahluwalia visited some landslide-affected areas of the region on Thursday.

  • MS Dhoni India World Cup
    Jul 02, 2015 22:52 IST

    Unhappy Dhoni may refuse Jharkhand govt's Swachh Bharat Abhiyan offer

    India’s ODI captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni could turn down the Jharkhand government’s offer to become the state brand ambassador for the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan apparently because he is unhappy over how such public campaigns are handled, according to one of his family members and a close friend.

  • N Srinivasan
    Jul 02, 2015 22:46 IST

    ED records Srinivasan's statement in PMLA case against Lalit Modi

    The Enforcement Directorate on Thursday recorded the statement of former BCCI president N Shrinivasan in connection with the money laundering case registered against ex-IPL boss Lalit Modi.

  • Hema Malini injured in road accident
    Jul 02, 2015 22:19 IST

    Hema Malini injured, a child killed in road accident in Dausa

    BJP parliamentarian and actor Hema Malini was on Thursday rushed to hospital after her car in which she was travelling collided with another car at Dausa in Rajasthan.

  • Jul 02, 2015 22:15 IST

    Man arrested for getting Aadhaar card for dog

    A man who got his dog an Aadhaar card in Madhya Pradesh’s Bhind district was arrested on Thursday. The card has a photo of the dog with the name Tommy Singh, son of Sheru Singh, and mentions its date of birth as November 26,2009.