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Nirbhaya convict’s injury self-inflicted, superficial: Tihar

New Delhi, Feb 22 | The Tihar Jail authorities on Saturday told a Delhi court that the injuries sustained by death-row convict in Nirbhaya...

MP Diya Kumari urges probe into missing tigers in Rajasthan

Jaipur, Feb 21 | Rajsamand MP Diya Kumari, who is also a member of the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA), has written a letter...

Mild tremors in Assam, Meghalaya, areas bordering B’Desh

Guwahati/Shillong, Feb 21 | Mild earthquakes with a magnitude 2.9 to 3.3 hit some parts of Assam, Meghalaya and bordering Bangladesh on Friday. There...

As SC stays death warrant in Surat case, questions persist over...

New Delhi, Feb 20 | Amid public outcry over the delay in execution of death penalty given to four convicts in Nirbhaya case, the...

26 killed in two road accidents in Tamil Nadu (Lead)

Chennai, Feb 20 | At least 26 people were killed in two separate road accidents in Tamil Nadu on Thursday, police...

SC agrees to hear plea against Chinmayanand in rape case

New Delhi, Feb 20 | Shahjahanpur law college student, allegedly raped by senior BJP leader Swami Chinmayanand on Thursday moved Supreme Court against bail...

Nirbhaya convicts to be hanged on March 3 at 6 a.m.

New Delhi, Feb 17 | The four death-row convicts in Nirbhaya rape and murder case will now be hanged on March 3 at 6...

10 killed in attack on church in Burkina Faso

Ouagadougou, Feb 17 | In the latest attack on a religious institution in the unstable West African nation of Burkina Faso, armed men killed...

CR Park building collapse: 1 rescued, 1 still trapped

New Delhi, Feb 16 | One person has been rescued and admitted to hospital even as operations are underway to extricate the second...

2 trapped in house collapse in Delhi

New Delhi, Feb 16 | At least two persons were feared trapped after a house collapsed in south Delhi's...

Popular Nigerian Seven’s footballer taken into custody

Kozhikode, Feb 16 | Hugely popular Nigerian sevens footballer O.K. Emmanuel was picked up by Nagpur police based on an arrest warrant against him.The...

Honour killing: Girl shot dead by cousin in UP

Meerut, Feb 16 | In a case of honour killing, a girl was shot dead by her cousin and uncle in Sardhana area here...

Nine drug addicts killed in Afghanistan shooting

Kabul, Feb 16 | Nine drug addicts were shot to death in an overnight shooting in a non-residential area in western side of Kabul,...

2 army jawans among 7 held for abduction

Bareilly (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 16 | Seven people, including two Army jawans, have been arrested and sent to jail for allegedly abducting and thrashing...

Jilted youth kills girl, then commits suicide in UP

Prayagraj, Feb 16 | A jilted youth shot dead a girl using a country made pistol and then killed himself with the same firearm...

Fire breaks out in Delhi slum area, no casualties

New Delhi, Feb 16 | A fire broke out at a slum area near Sector-16 in Rohini here on Saturday evening, officials said. There...

Delhi Metro flasher held in Gurugram

New Delhi, Feb 15 | The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) security cell arrested a man on Saturday after a woman filed a complaint...

Punjab CM expresses shock over death of children

Chandigarh, Feb 15 | Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Saturday expressed shock and grief over the death of four children in a school...

DGCA orders probe into Air India’s tail-strike incident

New Delhi, Feb 15 | The country's civil aviation regulator, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has ordered a probe into an...

Notorious criminal Basaudi arrested

Chandigarh, Feb 15 | In a major breakthrough, the Special Task Force (STF) of Haryana Police on Saturday said that it has arrested notorious...

Stripping of Bhuj college students serious issue: CM

Gandhinagar, Feb 15 | After a nationwide uproar over forcing dozens of girl students to remove their cloths by Swaminarayan College officials in Bhuj...

Nirbhaya case: Convict entitled to legal aid (lead)

New Delhi, Feb 12 | Observing that any condemned convict is entitled to avail legal aid till his last breath, a Delhi court on...

Five of family including 3 minors found dead in Delhi

New Delhi, Feb 12 | Five people from the same family were found dead in a house in East Delhi's Bhajanpura on Wednesday.According to...

Ex-armyman shot dead by daughter after he opens fire at her

Mathura, Feb 12 | A former army personnel was allegedly shot dead by his teenage daughter after he opened fire at her and his...

Convene stakeholders’ meeting to block child pornography: SC

New Delhi, Feb 11 | The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Centre to hold discussion with internet intermediaries, including Google, WhatsApp and Facebook,...

CBI vs CBI: Rakesh Asthana gets clean chit (Lead)

New Delhi, Feb 11 | The Central Bureau of Investigation on Tuesday gave a clean chit to former CBI Special Director Rakesh Asthana and...

CBI books Educomp, directors for bank fraud; searches 8 places

New Delhi, Feb 11 | The CBI on Tuesday carried out searches at eight locations in Delhi, Gurugram and Dehradun after registering a case...

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: 11 convicts get lifer

New Delhi, Feb 11 | A Delhi court on Tuesday sent eleven convicts to jail for life in connection with sexual and physical assault...

4 family members killed in accident in Punjab

Chandigarh, Feb 11 | Four members of a family, who were travelling in a car, were killed on Tuesday in a road accident in...

Actor Vijay summoned by Income Tax department

Chennai, Feb 10 | Following the search operations at his residence here last week, the Income Tax department has summoned actor Vijay.According to reports,...

Sixth charge sheet filed against Kerala ‘cyanide killer’

Kozhikode (Kerala) Feb 10 | Four months after the arrest of 47-year-old Jolly Thomas, who eliminated six people in her family, the Kerala Police...

SSB jawan held for abducting two UP businessmen

Bahraich (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 10 | A Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) trooper was arrested in Uttar Pradesh for allegedly abducting two businessmen.Superintendent of Police...

Man poses as PM’s Principal Secy, CBI registers case

New Delhi, Feb 10 | The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday registered a case against an unknown person for impersonating as Prime...

Quake jolts Assam, north Bengal

Guwahati, Feb 8 | A 5.0-magnitude earthquake struck western Assam and north Bengal on Saturday evening. There was no report of any damage or...

Women arrested in Maldives for wearing bikini

Maldives, Feb 8 | A female tourist was arrested from non-resort island of Maafusi here for wearing bikini.A video of the...

4.5 lakh Indian payment card records up for sale on darknet

New Delhi, Feb 8 | The records of nearly half a million payment cards of Indian banks are being sold for $9 apiece on...

After nabbing Sisodia’s OSD, CBI searches IAS officer’s premises (3rd Lead)

New Delhi, Feb 7 | The CBI on Friday carried out searches at the office and residence of an IAS officer in a graft...

SC: Need to focus on states with poor disposal in POCSO...

New Delhi, Feb 7 | The Supreme Court on Friday said it is essential to focus on states having poor disposal rate in sexual...

8 suspected drug peddlers arrested in Valley

Srinagar, Feb 7 | In a series of steps against narcotic drugs across Kashmir valley, the police arrested eight drug peddlers and seized contraband...

Wikipedia biased towards rich countries on flood coverage

London, Feb 7 | On Wikipedia, there is a greater tendency to cover flooding events in wealthy countries rather than in poor countries, says...

Centre to SC: Frame law to plug loopholes in death sentence...

New Delhi, Feb 7 | The Solicitor General Tushar Mehta on Friday urged the Supreme Court to lay down a law in the execution...

After nabbing Sisodia OSD, CBI searches IAS officer’s premises (2nd Lead)

New Delhi, Feb 7 | The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday carried out searches at the office and residence of an IAS...

Woman strangulates six-year-old stepson to death

Kaushambhi (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 7 | A 35-year-old woman has been arrested for allegedly strangulating her six-year-old step son to death in Pipri area...

Minor kidnapped & sold thrice, recovered in UP

Bulandshahr, Feb 7 | In a bizarre incident, a four-year-old boy was sold thrice after being kidnapped from Delhi last week. He was finally...

Sisodia’s OSD held after middleman named officer: Source (Lead)

New Delhi, Feb 7 | The CBI arrested an Officer on Special Duty (OSD) to Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia in an alleged...

Mumbai serial molester nabbed, granted bail

Mumbai, Feb 7 | The Mumbai Railway Police has arrested a man who is accused of molesting several women on the Matunga Railway bridge,...

Bengaluru police join TikTok to engage with people

Bengaluru, Feb 7 | Bengaluru police has opened an account on short video-making platform TikTok to reach out to the people in an engaging...

Telangana man fires with AK 47 at neighbour

Hyderabad, Feb 7 | A Telangana man created flutter in Siddipet district when he opened fire on his neighbour using an automatic rifle, AK...

Magic remedies for sexual disorders, premature ageing to invite jail term

New Delhi, Feb 7 | Anybody selling magic potions and drugs for fair skin, enhancing sexual performance, stammering, infertility in women, premature ageing and...

UP: Jilted lover attacks boy for refusing advances

Bareilly, Feb 7 | Jilted love can be dangerous - even if it happens to be a girl.According to reports, a girl student in...

Business

Direct listing by Indian firms abroad by FY21 Q1

By Subhash NarayanNew Delhi, Feb 22 | In yet another move towards fuller capital account convertibility, the government proposes to throw open the doors...