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Taliban intensifies attacks during past week: Afghan govt

Kabul, Nov 28 | The Afghan Defence Ministry has said that the Taliban has intensified attacks across the country in the past one week.In...

7 injured in Kabul IED blasts

Kabul, Nov 28 | At least seven people were injured on Saturday in two separate magnetic IED blasts in Kabul, police in the Afghan...

Sinkhole in NYC swallows SUV

New York, Nov 28 | An unoccupied small utility vehicle (SUV) fell into a giant sinkhole at a residential neighbourhood in New York City's...

Police on alert as farmers may open new front on Delhi-UP...

By Zafar AbbasNew Delhi, Nov 28 | Even as Delhi Police is busy tackling farmers rallying at Singhu and Tikri entry/exit points on the...

Good Samaritans offer ‘langar’ to people at Delhi’s Burari ground

Burari, Nov 28 | Even as the Delhi Police has allowed farmers to visit Burari ground in north Delhi to hold their protest against...

Ex-Honduran Prez stopped at airport over ‘bag of cash’

Teguchigalpa, Nov 28 | Former Honduran President Manuel Zelaya said that he was "unjustly" detained at the airport in the capital city of Tegucigalpa...

Peruvian President calls for national dialogue

Lima, Nov 28 | Peru's President Francisco Sagasti has called on all social and political sectors to start a process of national dialogue to...

All preparations made for Venezuela legislative elections

Caracas, Nov 28 | Venezuela's National Electoral Council (CNE) has announced that all preparations have been made for the country's upcoming legislative elections on...

Over 43k Ethiopians flee into Sudan amid ongoing clashes: UNHCR

Addis Ababa, Nov 28 | The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has said that more than 43,000 Ethiopians have fled to neighbouring Sudan amid the...

Chalo Dilli prompts truckers to apply handbrakes to long hauls

New Delhi, Nov 28 | As tens of thousands of farmers from Haryana and Punjab embark on the Delhi Chalo journey and reach the...

More mass testing stations to open in Liverpool

Liverpool, Nov 28 | The Liverpool City Council has announced that eight temporary "pop-up" testing sites will be set up during the weekend for...

Polling for DDC elections begins in J&K

Srinagar, Nov 28 | Amid tight security and severe cold weather polling began on Saturday for the first phase of the District Development Council...

Iran hails trilateral prisoner swap

Tehran, Nov 28 | Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi has praised the efforts leading to the liberation of three Iranians imprisoned in Thailand...

Singhu, Tikri borders still shut, farmers reluctant to go to Burari

New Delhi, Nov 28 | Traffic movement on both sides at Singhu and Tikri continued to be disrupted for the second day on Saturday...

Sloganeering continues at Delhi borders

New Delhi, Nov 28 | The Saturday sun rose as farmers at Delhi's Singhu and Tikri borders woke up ready to push through another...

UN calls for restraint following Iranian scientist’s assassination

United Nations, Nov 28 | A UN spokesman has called for exercising restraint and avoiding escalation in the Middle East region following the assassination...

2L more set to reach Delhi in 40km-long cavalcade

Chandigarh, Nov 28 | The largest among the 31 farm organizations in Punjab protesting the central government's Farm Laws set out for Delhi on...

Church body slams Goa Tourism Policy 2020, calls it a ‘mirage’

Panaji, Nov 28 | Describing the newly-minted Goa Tourism Policy 2020 as a "mirage" which will not benefit either the state or its people,...

UK, EU to resume face-to-face talks in London

London, Nov 28 | The UK and the European Union (EU) will resume face-to-face trade talks in London on Saturday, the country's chief Brexit...

US Thanksgiving Day online sales hit record high

Washington, Nov 28 | Amid the raging Covid-19 pandemic, American consumers' online spending hit a new record high of $5.1 billion on...

‘Prospects of 2-state solution to Israeli-Palestinian conflict more distant’

United Nations, Nov 28 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said that the prospects of the two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict were becoming...

Trump campaign loses appeal over poll disputes in Pennsylvania

Washington, Nov 28 | A federal appeals court in the US state of Pennsylvania upheld a previous ruling by a lower court against the...

Macron says video of police beating black man ‘unacceptable’

Paris, Nov 28 | French President Emmanuel Macron said the footage of several police officers beating up a black music producer was "unacceptable" and...

Bangladesh to scan accounts of pro-Pak former soldier, 34 others

By Sumi KhanDhaka, Nov 28 | The Bangladesh Financial Intelligence Unit (BFIU) has summoned the bank accounts of at least 35 people, including anti-India...

Gehlot hits back at BJP leaders for remarks on toppling Raj...

Jaipur, Nov 28 | Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Friday gave a befitting reply to the continuous attacks being made by the opposition...

Yediyurappa PA attempts to commit suicide

Bengaluru, Nov 28 | Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa's relative and personal assistant N.R. Santhosh allegedly attempts to commit suicide on Friday evening.Santhosh,...

Farmers try to go Ramlila Maidan, police take them to Nirankari...

New Delhi, Nov 28 | Farmers protesting against agricultural laws have camped at Tikri and Singhu borders of Delhi, even as police have allowed...

Andhra to distribute 30 lakh house site documents on Dec 25

Amaravati, Nov 28 | Andhra Pradesh government will distribute 30.6 lakh house site pattas (documents) costing Rs 23,000 crore on December 25.Agriculture...

Cabinet reshuffle will take place in 2-3 days, says Yediyurappa

Bengaluru, Nov 28 | Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa on Friday said that Union Home Minister, Amit Shah, had assured him that he would...

Disqualified as MP in 1988, Mizoram MLA in 2020 for defection

By Sujit ChakrabortyAizawl, Nov 27 | In an ironic turn of events, an IPS officer-turned-politician from Mizoram who was disqualified as a member of...

Phone call from Delhi makes Yediyurappa defer Lingyat move

Bengaluru, Nov 27 | A telephone call from a powerful central BJP leader on Friday morning forced Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa defer his...

Calling GHMC polls gully elections disrespect to Hyd: Nadda

Hyderabad, Nov 27 | BJP national President J.P. Nadda said on Friday that calling Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) polls a 'gully election' is...

Man arrested for throwing onions at Nitish during election rally

Patna, Nov 27 | The Madhubani police on Friday arrested a person on charges of throwing onions at CM Nitish Kumar during the election...

When Bhangra beats perked up protesting farmers in Singhu

New Delhi, Nov 27 | As the sun set on a chaotic day at the Delhi-Haryana border in Singhu on the outskirts of the...

Bluru airport appeals flyers not to carry banned tools to avoid...

Bengaluru, Nov 27 | In a strong bid to cut delays in security checks, Kempe Gowda International Airport Limited - Bengaluru (KIAL-B) authorities on...

After bifurcation Ballary district set to lose UNESCO heritage site Hampi

Bengaluru, Nov 27 | With the Karnataka cabinet formalising the formation of the 31st district - Vijayanagara - carving it out from the existing...

True Punjabi spirit amidst ‘Delhi Chalo’ march

Chandigarh, Nov 27 | The Punjabi spirit of providing humanitarian aid in disaster areas and civil conflict zones...

Kejriwal, Sisodia asked to appear in defamation case ‘without any failure’...

New Delhi, Nov 27 | Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, his deputy Manish Sisodia and Swaraj India president Yogendra Yadav have been asked to...

Agriculture secretary: Talks with farmers can’t take place by the roadside...

By Pramod Kumar JhaNew Delhi, Nov 27 | The Union government says it is ready for a dialogue with farmers protesting against the new...

Trinamool MLA from Cooch Behar joins BJP

Kolkata, Nov 27 | In another jolt to the Mamata Banerjee-led government in West Bengal, Trinamool Congress MLA from Cooch Behar (south) Assembly constituency,...

BJP nominates Sushil Kumar Modi for Rajya Sabha bypolls

New Delhi, Nov 27 | Former Bihar deputy chief miniser Sushil Kumar Modi has been rewarded with a nomination for the Upper House by...

SC to Centre: Ensure compound interest waiver reaches intended beneficiaries

New Delhi, Nov 27 | The Supreme Court on Friday, citing various affidavits, said the Centre was fully conscious of the difficulty faced by...

Pradhan seeks Central University status to Utkal University

Bhubaneswar, Nov 27 | Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Friday sought the personal intervention of Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank to accord...

SC says no to quota for in-service docs in super specialty...

New Delhi, Nov 27 | The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Director General Health Services to go ahead with counselling for the admissions...

Kangana office razing: Court raps BMC, but doesn’t spare actress too...

By QUAID NAJMIMumbai, Nov 27 | In partial relief for Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut, the Bombay High Court on Friday quashed the BMC's demolition...

Delhi Riots: Jamia student released on parole to sit for exams

New Delhi, Nov 27 | A Delhi court on Friday released Jamia Millia Islamia student Asif Iqbal Tanha -- who was arrested under the...

Bibi Jagir Kaur elected SGPC chief third time

Amritsar, Nov 27 | Senior Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leader Bibi Jagir Kaur was on Friday elected as President of the cash-rich Shiromani Gurdwara...

Centre to SC: Delhi govt advertised its achievements, no ads on...

New Delhi, Nov 27 | The Centre has informed the Supreme Court that Delhi government did not take preventive steps to contain the infection,...

Ahmedbhai had no personal ambition, only interest was Congress: CWC

New Delhi, Nov 27 | The Congress Working Committee on Friday met and offered condolences to the family of veteran leader and Treasurer Ahmed...

Central agencies just doing their job in Kerala cases: Union Minister

Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 27 | Union Minister V Muraleedharan on Friday hit back at CPI-M State Secretary A Vijayaraghavan for alleging that the ongoing probes...

Business

Amazon, Baido lead as Smart Displays sales hit 9.5mn units in...

New Delhi, Nov 28 | Move beyond smart speakers as smart displays have come of age and in Q3, the sales of smart display...