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Buildings sans NOC near Goa airport a threat: Navy

Panaji, Oct 21 | Buildings in close proximity of the Dabolim international airport, without a formal nod from the Indian Navy, pose a threat,...

India hits out at Pak for unilaterally suspending postal services

New Delhi, Oct 21 | Union Minister for Communications Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday hit out at Pakistan for stopping letters and mails to...

BJP rakes up pro-Yakub letter to target Congress

Mumbai, Oct 21 | Three Congress candidates fighting from Maharashtra are in the news for all the wrong reasons. An old letter signed by...

Mitt Romey reveals secret Twitter account

Washington, Oct 21 | Republican Senator Mitt Romney has revealed that he uses a secret Twitter account under the name 'Pierre Delecto'.In an interview...

UK govt to make 2nd attempt to pass Johnson’s deal

London, Oct 21 | The UK government on Monday will make a second attempt to hold a meaningful vote, presenting MPs with a straight...

Trump humiliated by female astronauts

Washington, Oct 21 | US President Donald Trump was humiliated for a mistake while he contacted NASA astronauts Jessica Meir and Christina Koch at...

Maharashtra: 17.5% voter turnout till 12 noon (3rd Ld, State Polls...

Mumbai, Oct 21 | Maharashtra has recorded a moderate average of around 17.5 per cent turnout till 12 am, for the assembly elections to...

Reward of Rs 2.50 lakh each declared on Kamlesh Tiwari’s killers

Lucknow, Oct 21 | Uttar Pradesh DGP O.P. Singh on Monday announced a reward of Rs 2.50 lakh each on the two suspects, accused...

24% voting in Punjab by-polls till 12 noon (Lead)

Chandigarh, Oct 21 | Twenty-four per cent voting was registered on Monday in the by-elections to the four Assembly seats in the Congress-ruled Punjab."The...

Haryana: BJP’s nationalism, Art 370 vs Cong’s jobs, farm crisis

Chandigarh, Oct 21 | For the 90-member Legislative Assembly in deeply clan-bound Haryana elections, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has made abrogation of...

William and I are on different paths: Prince Harry

London, Oct 21 | The UK's Prince Harry has admitted that he and Prince William were on "different paths", in the first public acceptance...

Lam apologises after water cannon sprays mosque entrance

Hong Kong, Oct 21 | Hong Kong chief Carrie Lam and the police force on Monday apologised to the local Muslim community after a...

Ghani separately met Pelosi, Esper: Prez Office

Kabul, Oct 21 | Afghan President Ashraf Ghani separately met US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Defence Secretary Mark Esper who arrived here on...

BJP MLA claims EVMs only vote for BJP, Rahul shares video

New Delhi, Oct 21 | Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday shared on Twitter a viral video in which Bakhshish Singh Virk, the...

25.7% voting 11 a.m. in Odisha’s Bijepur Assembly bypoll

Bhubaneswar, Oct 21 | About 25.7 per cent voter turnout was recorded till 11 a.m. on Monday for the Bijepur Assembly bypoll in Odisha's...

Heavy rains affect polling in Kerala (Lead)

Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 21 | Heavy rains dampened voting for bypolls to the five Assembly constituencies in Kerala on Monday morning and the India Meteorological...

30 world leaders to attend Naruhito’s enthronement

Tokyo, Oct 21 | Around 30 heads of state and government, among other prominent personalities, will on Tuesday attend the public enthronement ceremony of...

Congress leaders held trying to lay siege to Telangana CM house

Hyderabad, Oct 21 | Police in Telangana arrested scores of Congress leaders and workers on Monday to foil the party's plans to lay siege...

Visit the National Police Memorial whenever possible: Modi

New Delhi, Oct 21 | Saluting the police forces and their families on the Police Commemoration Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said...

EU envoy calls for resumption of US-Taliban talks

Kabul, Oct 21 | The European Union (EU) envoy to Afghanistan Roland Kobia has called for the resumption of talks between the US and...

Maha polls: 5.79% voter turnout till 10 a.m. (State Polls 2019)

Mumbai, Oct 21 | Maharashtra has recorded an average of around 5.79 per cent voter turnout till 10 a.m. for the polls to the...

4 dead over offensive Facebook post in Bangladesh

Dhaka, Oct 21 | At least four people were killed and 47 others injured as police clashed with a Muslim mob in Bangladesh's Bhola...

Nancy Pelosi makes unannounced Afghan visit

Washington, Oct 21 | US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan where she met President Ashraf Ghani, Chief Executive Abdullah...

Khattar rides cycle to polling station (Lead) (State polls 2019)

Chandigarh, Oct 21 | Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Monday first travelled by Janshatabdi Express from Chandigarh to his hometown Karnal in...

Hope youngsters vote in large numbers: Modi

New Delhi, Oct 21 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday urged people to turn out in record number to vote in the Maharashtra...

Facebook alerts people to vote on Maha, Haryana poll day

New Delhi, Oct 21 | Facebook on Monday activated its election notification feature for India, requesting people to go out and vote for their...

7% voting in Haryana, 4% in Maharashtra till 9 a.m. (Assembly...

New Delhi, Oct 21 | A voting percentage of 7.43 was recorded in Haryana and 4.17 per cent in Maharashtra on Monday in the...

Report sought from Ernakulam collector as rain intensifies

Ernakulam, Oct 21 | Chief Electoral Officer Tikka (CEO) Ram Meena on Monday sought a report from the Ernakulam district collector over problems faced...

Voters wowed by Maha all-women polling booth (Assembly poll 2019)

Washim (Maharashtra), Oct 21 | The Sakhi Matdaan Kendra, a gaily-decorated polling station in Washim managed by an all-women staff, including security, was seen...

7 fake agents caught in Rampur (Assembly Poll 2019)

Rampur, Oct 21 | Seven fake agents were detained by the police from different booths in Rampur.These agents were working on behalf of Tanzeen...

Polling underway for TN’s Vikravandi, Nanguneri Assembly bypolls (Lead)

Chennai, Oct 21 | Polling for the bypolls in Tamil Nadu's Vikravandi and Nanguneri assembly constituencies began on Monday to decide the electoral fate...

Rampur is more than an election for Azam Khan

Rampur, Oct 21 | With his family's political fortunes hinged on its outcome, the by-election to the Rampur Assembly seat has become a battle...

Canadian leaders square off on final day of campaigning

Ottawa, Oct 21 | Contenders for Monday's Canadian general elections, including incumbent Prime Minister Justin Trudeau who is seeking a second term, have staged...

Haryana CM rides Shatabdi to vote in Karnal

Chandigarh, Oct 21 | Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar early on Monday travelled by Shatabdi Express from Chandigarh to his hometown Karnal in...

BJP prestige at stake in Lucknow seat

Lucknow, Oct 21 | Once known to be a Congress bastion, the prestigious seat of Lucknow Cantt has now turned into a BJP stronghold.The...

Riding tractor, Dushyant family reaches Haryana polling booth

Chandigarh, Oct 21 | At a Jat-dominated seat in Haryana, Dushyant Chautala, 31, who is leading young outfit Jannayak Janata Party (JJP), a breakaway...

Fight in Haryana between Congress, BJP only: Hooda

Chandigarh, Oct 21 | Two-time former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Monday said the contest in the state was only between the...

Polling underway in Telangana’s Huzurnagar by-poll

Hyderabad, Oct 21 | Polling was underway for by-election to Huzurnagar Assembly constituency in Telangana on Monday amid tight security, officials said.The polling, which...

Haryana CM appeals to voters to cast record votes

Chandigarh, Oct 21 | Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has appealed to the voters to turn out in record numbers."I appeal that all...

Yogi to launch integrated emergency No. 112 in UP

Lucknow, Oct 21 | The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh is all set to launch a new integrated emergency number 112 for police,...

Peaceful voting on as rain soaks Maharashtra (Lead)

Mumbai, Oct 21 | Voting started on a peaceful note in Maharashtra with celebs and commoners queuing up to exercise their franchise for the...

Despite rain, good show by voters in Kerala bypolls

Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 21 | All three political fronts in Kerala heaved a sigh of relief, when they saw voters turning up on Monday morning,...

1st voter of the day appreciated by EC

Chitrakoot (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 21 | Uma Shankar, the first person to cast his vote on Monday morning at the Manikpur polling station in...

Polling underway in Puducherry bypoll

Puducherry, Oct 21 | Voting in the bypoll for the Kamaraj Nagar assembly seat in Puducherry is underway on Monday.The polling began at 7...

Haryana: Cong candidate Mohan, BJP’s Kavita among first to cast vote

Chandigarh, Oct 21 | Congress candidate and former Deputy Chief Minister Chander Mohan and outgoing minister and BJP candidate Kavita Jain were among the...

Voting begins for Bijepur bypoll in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, Oct 21 | The voting has begun for the bypoll to Bijepur Assembly constituency in Odisha's Bargarh district on Monday.A total of 2.32...

Polling begins for by-polls to 11 Assembly seats in UP

Lucknow, Oct 21 | Polling began for by-elections to 11 Assembly segments in Uttar Pradesh on Monday.Morning walkers in almost all constituencies were among...

Polling starts for TN’s Vikravandi, Nanguneri Assembly by-polls

Chennai, Oct 21 | Polling for the bypolls in Tamil Nadu's Vikravandi and Nanguneri assembly constituencies began on Monday morning to decide the electoral...

Voting begins for by-polls to Mandava, Khinsar Assembly seats

Jaipur, Oct 21 | Voting for Assembly by-polls started here on Monday in Mandava and Khinvsar from 7 a.m. in the morning.While Congress' Rita...

Polling starts in Himachal’s two assembly seats

Shimla, Oct 21 | Polling for by-elections to two Assembly seats in the BJP-ruled Himachal Pradesh began on Monday morning.The by-elections to Dharamsala and...

Business

Vodafone Idea partners Red Hat to transform data centres

Bengaluru, Oct 21 | Open source solutions provider Red Hat on Monday announced a partnership with telecom major Vodafone Idea Limited (VIL) to transform...