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US Space Force logo resembles one from ‘Star Trek’

Washington, Jan 25 | The newly unveiled logo for US President Donald Trump's Space Force bears an uncanny likeness to the insignia from "Star...

“Dekho apna desh” pledge to boost local tourism

New Delhi, Jan 25 | In a bid to encourage more footfall on domestic tourism destinations, the Tourism ministry started a unique "Dekho Apna...

Johnson signs Brexit withdrawal agreement

London, Jan 25 | In a historic moment for the UK, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has signed the Brexit withdrawal agreement in Downing...

Texas county gets first Sikh Deputy Constable

Houston, Jan 25 | Indian-American law enforcement officer, Amrit Singh, has created history by becoming the first ever turban-wearing Sikh to be sworn in...

Tight security for Republic Day fete in Bengaluru

Bengaluru, Jan 25 | Security has been stepped up and vigil heightened in the tech city for the Republic Day (R-Day) celebrations on Sunday,...

Old friends picked up tab for Davos trip: Imran

Islamabad, Jan 25 | Terming his participation in the recently held World Economic Forum (WEF) as the "cheapest" official visit, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran...

Trump defence gets ready as Democrats end prosecution marathon

By Arul LouisNew York, Jan. Jan 25 | US President Donald Trump's legal team was preparing his defence on Saturday after the Democratic...

20 killed in Turkey earthquake (2nd Lead)

Ankara, Jan 25 | At least 20 people were killed and 1,015 others injured after a massive earthquake measuring 6.8 on the Richter scale...

450 military medics sent to Wuhan in coronavirus fight

Beijing, Jan 25 | Chinese authorities have sent 450 military medics in an effort to fight the novel coronavirus outbreak in the hardest-hit city...

Necessary probes before issuing death certificates for war missing: Gotabaya

Colombo, Jan 25 | Sri Lanka President Gotabaya Rajapaksa said necessary investigations would be conducted before death certificates were issued for thousands of people...

EU mission raises concerns over SL polls

Colombo, Jan 25 | The European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) has presented its final report on Sri Lanka's November 16, 2019 presidential...

Fresh anti-US protests grip Baghdad

Baghdad, Jan 25 | Tens of thousands of people filled the streets of Baghdad to protest against the presence of US troops in Iraq.Protesters...

Trump vies for votes at massive anti-abortion rally

Washington, Jan 25 | US President Donald Trump vied for the votes of evangelical Christians and other conservatives with an unprecedented appearance at the...

Trump campaign against Ukraine envoy roils impeachment

Washington, Jan 25 | Reports about a private dinner in 2018 where US President Donald Trump purportedly demanded the recall of Washington's then-ambassador to...

Coronavirus toll in China reaches 41, 1,287 infected

Beijing, Jan 25 | The death toll due to the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak in China has soared to 41, while the number of...

Russia’s first space launch for 2020 delayed

Moscow, Jan 25 | The launch of a military satellite by a Russian Soyuz-2.1a carrier rocket, deemed to be the country's first space launch...

France, Australia confirms coronavirus cases

Paris/Canberra, Jan 25 | Three cases of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infection have been confirmed in France, while a man was tested positive in Australia,...

Confirmed cases of new coronavirus pneumonia reaches 5 in HK

Hong Kong, Jan 25 | Hong Kong authorities on Saturday reported three more cases of pneumonia caused by the novel coronavirus, bringing the total...

Pak govt rejects ‘biased’ corruption report

Islamabad, Jan 25 | The Pakistan government has rejected the findings of the "managed" and "biased" report by the Transparency International (TI), in which...

Pak should in principle come off FATF grey list: Qureshi

Islamabad, Jan 25 | Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said that the country "should, in principle, be taken off the grey list" as...

At least 18 killed in Turkey’s 6.8-magnitude earthquake

Istanbul, Jan 25 | A 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck eastern Turkey on Friday, leaving at least 18 people dead and more than 500 others injured. The...

Six killed in German town shooting

Berlin, Jan 25 | Six people were killed and two were seriously injured after a shooting on Friday in southwestern German town of Rot...

China reports 1,287 confirmed cases of coronavirus pneumonia

Beijing, Jan 25 | Chinese health authorities announced Saturday that 1,287 confirmed cases of pneumonia caused by the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), including 237 in...

At least nine dead after bus accident in Colombia

Bogota, Jan 25 | At least nine people died and many more were injured on Friday in a bus accident in southwestern Colombia, said...

Taiwan reports two new cases of novel coronavirus

Taipei, Jan 25 | Two individuals were confirmed to be infected by the novel coronavirus that caused pneumonia, raising the total confirmed cases in...

Modi creating a Hindu nationalist state: Soros

New Delhi, Jan 25 | American billionaire philanthropist George Soros said on Friday that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is creating a Hindu nationalist state.Speaking...

Three policemen among injured in BJP-Trinamool Kolkata clash

Kolkata, Jan 24 | Several persons and three policemen were injured in a clash between workers of the ruling Trinamool Congress and BJP in...

EC orders FIR against Kapil Mishra over ‘Mini-Pak’ remark

New Delhi, Jan 24 | Hours after former Delhi Minister and BJP candidate from Model Town constituency Kapil Mishra submitted his response to the...

Shah must look to Shaheen Bagh’s demand, not CCTVs: Sisodia

New Delhi, Jan 24 | Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Friday noted that the capital's law and order is the responsibility of...

BJP’s 7 MPs have not done anything for Delhi: Sisodia

New Delhi, Jan 24 | Slamming former BJP President Amit Shah for telling "blatant lies" about the city, Aam Aadmi Party leader Manish Sisodia...

69% want tax free income to be hiked to Rs 5...

New Delhi, Jan 24 | In the run up to the Union Budget on February 1, a survey by LocalCircles has found that 69...

Tried to be Delhi’s elder son in last 5 years: Kejriwal

New Delhi, Jan 24 | Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said he tried to be the elder son of each family in Delhi,...

‘UP notices for anti-CAA stir damage arbitrary’: Plea in SC

New Delhi, Jan 24 | A petition has been moved in the Supreme Court seeking a direction to quash notices sent to the alleged...

‘Close to the Bone’ was an internal journey: Lisa Ray

Sukant DeepakJaipur, Jan 24 | There is a flash back. She remembers the time when all that an introvert young girl wanted to...

Trinamool chalks out more anti-CAA programmes for February

Kolkata, Jan 24 | Further intensifying its protest against the CAA, NRC and NPR, West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress on Friday announced a series...

Savarkar was in favour of two-nation theory: Shashi Tharoor

Jaipur, Jan 24 | Stressing that the ruling government doesn't believe in Mahatma Gandhi and is just using his name for its brand value,...

‘Jewellery sector needs business-friendly policies in Budget’

New Delhi, Jan 24 | The upcoming Union Budget should come up with business-friendly policies for the gems and jewellery industry, according to Shailen...

Not ‘bijli, sadak, paani’, Nadda talks Art 370, CAA to Delhi...

By Anindya BanerjeeNew Delhi, Jan 24 | BJP's new President J.P. Nadda may have been addressing rallies for the February 8 Delhi Assembly...

Muslims in Hyderabad vow not to fill NPR, NRC forms

Hyderabad, Jan 24 | Muslims in Hyderabad and other parts of Telangana and neighbouring Andhra Pradesh on Friday pledged not to fill forms for...

Aadhaar, hartal feature in 10th edition of OALD

New Delhi, Jan 24 | Aadhaar and hartal are among the 26 new Indian-English words that feature among the staggering 86,000 words in the...

Mayawati slams LU proposal to add CAA in Pol SC syllabus

Lucknow, Jan 24 | Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) President Mayawati on Friday strongly criticized the Lucknow University's (LU) proposal to include the Citizenship Amendment...

IFS officer shares special posts on National Girl Child Day

New Delhi, Jan 24 | On the occasion of National Girl Child Day, Indian Forest Services officer Parveen Kaswan took to Twitter...

100 army veterans to walk along Ganga to help in revival

New Delhi, Jan 24 | A walk of around 5,000 km may seem a herculean task to lesser mortals, but a group of 100...

Yashwant Sinha-led anti-CAA rally to reach Agra on Saturday

By Sanjeev Kumar Singh ChauhanNew Delhi, Jan 24 | The 'Gandhi Shanti Yatra-2020' which started from Mumbai on January 9, will reach Agra on...

When we don’t trust the imagination of women

By Sukant DeepakJaipur, Jan 24 | She says that the book saved her in many ways. That it facilitated a certain relief....

Brexit: EU leaders sign UK withdrawal deal

Brussels, Jan 24 | Ursula von der Leyen and Charles Michel, the heads of the European Commission and Council, on Friday signed UK Prime...

Politicians, netizens greet nation on National Girl Child Day

New Delhi, Jan 24 | Twitterati greeted the nation on the occasion of National Girl Child Day.The National Girl Child Day is...

Iraqi Shia leader calls for scheduled pullout of US troops

Baghdad, Jan 24 | Iraqi Shia leader Moqtada al-Sadr on Friday called for a scheduled withdrawal of US troops from the country through peaceful...

Chhattisgarh to discuss anti-CAA resolution in Cabinet

New Delhi, Jan 24 | Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel met Congress interim chief Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi along with his council of...

Give pension to ‘elderly’ JNU students: Baba Ramdev

New Delhi, Jan 24 | Taking a swipe at the protesting Jawaharlal Nehru University students, yoga guru Baba Ramdev on Friday said the government...

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Brent lowest in 7 weeks amid nCoV concern in China

New Delhi, Jan 25 | Oil futures came down sharply on fears that the spread of the deadly coronavirus in China will undercut demand...