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31 Covid patients from other states flee Tripura care centre

Agartala, April 22 | At least 31 Covid positive patients from other states have fled from a temporary care centre in Tripura on Thursday...

Ukraine, UK agree to expand military cooperation

Kiev, April 22 | Ukraine and the UK have reached an agreement on expanding the Orbital training mission and working on strengthening the Ukrainian...

Andhra DGP recommends ‘Dasa Sutras’ for police to avoid Covid

Amaravati, April 22 | At a time when the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic is raging across the country, Andhra Pradesh Director General...

India plans to import oxygen containers, press IAF into service

By Sumit Kumar SinghNew Delhi, April 21 | India is deliberating on importing oxygen containers and equipment from friendly foreign nations to address the...

IAF roped in to bring in oxygen cylinders, medicines to Delhi-NCR

New Delhi, April 21 | The Centre has roped in the Indian Air Force to airlift oxygen cylinders, regulators, and essential medicines as...

Need oxygen desperately to save lives, appeals Ganga Ram Hospital

New Delhi, April 20 | With supplies running out, the Sir Ganga Ram Hospital on Tuesday evening raised an alarm for oxygen for Covid-19...

Army recruitment rallies, entrance tests postponed in NE

Guwahati, April 20 | In view of the prevailing Covid-19 situation, Army recruitment rallies and entrance examinations in different northeastern states have been postponed,...

106 new doctors put on Covid duty in UP

Lucknow, April 20 | As many as 106 doctors, selected by the Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission, have been given postings and put on...

No financial data of Domino’s India users leaked: Jubilant

New Delhi, April 20 | Jubilant Foodworks that owns the master franchise for Domino's Pizza in India on Tuesday said that although it experienced...

Humanitarian aid halted after attacks in Nigeria’s Borno

United Nations, April 20 | The UN has temporarily halted humanitarian aid operations in Nigeria's northern Borno State following violent attacks, a spokesman of...

After troop pullout from Afghanistan, US to keep counter-terrorism ability

By Arul LouisNew York, April 20 | The US will maintain counter-terrorism capabilities after pulling out its troops from Afghanistan, according to Pentagon spokesperson...

Armed forces roped in to tackle soaring Covid cases

New Delhi, April 20 | The government has roped in its armed forces to tackle soaring Covid-19 cases across the country.Defence Minister Rajnath Singh...

Russia intercepts US, Norwegian patrol jets

Moscow, April 20 | A Russian MiG-31 fighter jet intercepted US and Norwegian patrol planes above the Barents Sea, the Defence Ministry in Moscow...

Russia: Up to 200 fighters killed in Syria airstrike

Berlin, April 20 | At least 200 fighters were killed in an airstrike on a rebel camp in Syria by Russian fighter jets, according...

Two terrorists killed in Shopian encounter (2nd Ld)

Srinagar, April 19 | A second terrorist has been killed in an ongoing encounter between terrorists and the security forces in the...

SL tightens security over 2nd anniversary of Easter bombings

Colombo, April 19 | Sri Lankan police on Monday said security has been beefed up in all churches across the island nation ahead of...

Rocket attack on US miitary base in Iraq injures 2

Baghdad, April 19 | Several rockets hit an Iraqi airbase, hosting US forces on Sunday, injuring two Iraqi guards, the military said.Five rockets struck...

Modi govt failed to make Chinese pull back from Indian land:...

New Delhi, April 18 | The Congress on Sunday accused the Narendra Modi government of "surrendering" India's strategic interests to China and "woefully compromising"...

8 family members killed in Afghan mosque shooting

Kabul, April 18 | At least eight members of a family were killed after unknown gunmen opened fire on them at a mosque in...

Tens of thousands killed in 2 decades of Afghan conflict

Kabul, April 18 | The last two decades of conflict in Afghanistan that started with the ouster of the Taliban regime in 2001, have...

Woman hurt in CRPF firing in J&K after driver jumps checkpost

Srinagar, April 17 | A woman was injured after a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) party fired at a vehicle on Saturday after the...

Myanmar military using NE rebels to attack refugees

By Subir BhaumikKolkata, April 17 | Myanmar military commanders posted along the borders of northeast India are using separatist rebels from the region to...

Rescue ops to locate missing fishermen on, 3 bodies recovered

New Delhi, April 17 | The Indian Navy recovered the bodies of three missing fishermen from the sea off the coast of Mangaluru...

Safran plans to open expanded facility in Hyderabad this year

Hyderabad, April 16 | French aerospace and defence multinational Safran plans to inaugurate its expanded aircraft engines facility in Hyderabad in the third quarter...

Ashok Leyland supplies bullet proof vehicle to IAF

Chennai, April 16 | Hinduja Group's commercial vehicle maker Ashok Leyland Ltd on Friday said it has delivered the first light bullet proof vehicle...

Afghans show mixed reaction to US decision on forces withdrawal

Kabul, April 16 | The people of Afghanistan have showed mixed reaction towards the US decision to withdraw its forces from the militancy-battered country...

LeT cadre held for introducing Bengal student to Pak handlers

New Delhi, April 15 | In a major breakthrough, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has arrested Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) member Altaf Ahmed Rather, who introduced...

India stood firm to China’s shove and push tactics: Gen Bipin...

New Delhi, April 15 | India stood firm to China's 'shove and push tactics' on the northern borders in Eastern Ladakh, Chief of Defence...

UAE mediating between India, Pak to restore ‘functional relations’

By Hamza AmeerIslamabad, April 15 | The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is facilitating and mediating back-channel talks between India and Pakistan with an aim...

Fire at Saudi university after Houthi attack

Riyadh, April 15 | A fire broke out at a university in southern Saudi Arabia on Thursday after the air defence system intercepted an...

Indonesian police kills suspect linked to church attack

Jakarta, April 15 | Indonesian police on Thursday shot dead a man allegedly linked to last month's suicide bombing outside a church in South...

NIA holds BRICS seminar on misuse of internet by terrorists

New Delhi, April 15 | Looking at the misuse of internet by terrorists, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) organised a two-day BRICS seminar on...

8 Pak nationals nabbed mid-sea with 30 kg heroin (Ld)

New Delhi, April 15 | Eight Pakistan nationals were apprehended from the mid-sea off Gujarat coast for drug trafficking on Thursday. The law enforcement...

Announcing Afghan pullout, Biden asks India to ‘do more’ for Kabul...

By Arul LouisNew York, April 15 | US President Joe Biden has asked India and other regional countries to pitch in to help...

Biden announces complete US troops withdrawal from Afghanistan

Washington, April 15 | US President Joe Biden has announced that all US troops will be withdrawn from Afghanistan before September 11, a move...

Infiltration, narco smuggling attempt foiled along LoC in Kashmir

Srinagar, April 14 | The Indian army, BSF and J&K Police have foiled a narco smuggling and infiltration attempt in the forward areas of...

Pakistan bans Islamic party after violent protests

Islamabad, April 14 | The Pakistan government has decided to impose a ban on the Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan under the anti-terrorism law.Pakistan Interior Minister Sheikh...

Indian Navy trying to locate missing fishermen off Mangalore coast

New Delhi, April 14 | The Indian Navy deployed its surface and air assets for the Search and Rescue (SAR) of missing fishermen at...

China’s intention is to replicate carrier battle groups like US Navy:...

New Delhi, April 14 | China's intention is to replicate carrier battle groups like the US Navy with the addition of more aircraft carriers...

J&K police arrest JeM terrorist, 3 associates

Srinagar, April 14 | The police in J&K's Kulgam district have arrested an active Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorist along with three of his associates, and...

US intel skeptical of peace in Afghanistan

New Delhi/Washington, April 14 | Even as US President Joe Biden has announced that the US will completely withdraw all its forces from Afghanistan...

Rise in Afghan civilian casualties: Report

Kabul, April 14 | A UN report on Wednesday showed that at least 573 civilians were killed and 1,210 others wounded in the first...

Biden to withdraw US troops from Afghanistan by Sep 11

Washington, April 14 | US President Joe Biden wants to withdraw American troops from Afghanistan by September 11, the 20th anniversary of the 9/11...

Al-Badr terror module busted by J&K Police, 5 held

Srinagar, April 13 | A module of terror outfit Al-Badr was busted in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara on Tuesday and two terrorists and three...

NZ revises counter-terrorism laws

Wellington, April 13 | The New Zealand government introduced the Counter-Terrorism Legislation Bill on Tuesday, designed to boost the country's ability to respond to...

Ceasefire agreements with three Naga groups extended

New Delhi, April 12 | The Indian government on Monday decided to extend ceasefire agreements with three small Naga groups for a year more...

Afghans call for ceasefire during Ramadan

Kabul, April 12 | Afghans from all walks of life are calling for ceasefire to be observed in Muslim fasting month of Ramadan, which...

Russian fighter intercepts US reconnaissance plane

Moscow, April 11 | A Russian MiG-31 fighter has intercepted a US reconnaissance plane above the Pacific Ocean, the Russian Defence Ministry said.Russian airspace...

Terrorist killed in Kashmir encounter (Ld)

Srinagar, April 10 | One unidentified terrorist has been killed in an ongoing encounter in South Kashmir's Shopian district on Saturday, police said.Earlier on...

India, China agree to resolve outstanding issues aimed at disengagement along...

New Delhi, April 10 | India and China have agreed to resolve the outstanding issues aimed at disengagement along the Line of Actual Control...

Business

Apple pips Samsung to take 2nd spot in India tablet market

New Delhi, April 22 | Riding on the surge in remote work, learning and fun activities at home during the pandemic, Apple dethroned Samsung...