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Ghani confirms release of Haqqani Network prisoners

Kabul, Nov 12 | Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday confirmed that three leaders of the Haqqani Network terror group have been "conditionally released"...

16 die, 58 hurt in Bangladesh train accident (Lead)

Dhaka, Nov 12 | At least 16 people were killed and 58 injured on Tuesday after a head-on collision between two passenger trains in...

Nepal PM to decide on Cabinet reshuffle by week’s end

Kathmandu, Nov 12 | After directing his Secretariat to step down, Nepal Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli will now be shuffling his Cabinet by...

NCP meets to discuss govt formation in Maharashtra

Mumbai, Nov 12 | The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) President Sharad Pawar, his nephew and former Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar and other senior...

LJP snubs BJP in Jharkhand, to contest alone on 50 seats

New Delhi, Nov 12 | The BJP on Tuesday received another setback after its National Democratic Alliance (NDA) ally Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) decided...

Rohingyas are threat to regional security: Hasina

Dhaka, Nov 12 | Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has urged the international community to come together in resolving the issue of the Rohingya...

Congress giving Maharashtra ‘on a platter’ to BJP: AAP

New Delhi, Nov 12 | With the Congress taking it slow on government formation in Maharashtra, the Aam Aadmi Party's state leader Preeti Sharma...

Arctic Blast in US likely to break records, 1,000 flights cancelled

By Nikhila NatarajanNew York, Nov 12 | The US is readying for a Siberia kind of week ahead with an Arctic Blast likely to...

Down but not out, says Sanjay Raut from hospital bed

Mumbai, Nov 12 | Convalescing in hospital after an angioplasty for two blockages in an artery late on Monday night, Shiv Sena MP Sanjay...

More clashes erupt in Hong Kong

Hong Kong, Nov 12 | Clashes erupted once again on Tuesday on the streets of Hong Kong as protesters and security forces locked horns,...

TN CPI demands action against cops for pillion rider’s death

Chennai, Nov 12 | The Communist Party of India's (CPI) Tamil Nadu unit on Tuesday demanded strict action against the police officials who were...

TN woman injured trying to avoid AIADMK flagpole

Chennai, Nov 12 | A young woman riding a two-wheeler was grievously injured after a lorry ran over her legs when she allegedly tried...

‘Catastrophic’ conditions complicate dowsing of Australia bushfires

Sydney, Nov 12 | Australian firefighters on Tuesday have said that "catastrophic" conditions like a rise in temperature, dry environment and strong winds have...

Kovind accepts Sawant’s resignation, gives portfolio to Javadekar (Lead)

New Delhi, Nov 12 | A day after Shiv Sena MP Arvind Sawant quit as the Union Minister for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises,...

Ex-US President Jimmy Carter hospitalised

Washington, Nov 12 | Former US President Jimmy Carter was hospitalized for a procedure to relieve pressure on his brain, caused by bleeding due...

Morales’ departure is signal for Maduro, Ortega: Trump

Washington, Nov 12 | US President Donald Trump has warned the leftist leaders of Venezuela and Nicaragua - Nicolas Maduro and Daniel Ortega,...

Trump honours veterans at 100th anniversary of NY parade

New York, Nov 12 | US President Donald Trump has paid tribute to all the American veterans - currently numbering at some 18 million...

Kovind accepts Sawant’s resignation, gives portfolio to Javadekar

New Delhi, Nov 12 | A day after Shiv Sena MP Arvind Sawant quit as the Union Minister for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises,...

BJP’s ally problem in poll-bound Jharkhand

BY ANAND SINGHNew Delhi, Nov 12 | For the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which lost an opportunity to form a government in Maharashtra because...

Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas wants Yogi to head temple trust

Ayodhya, Nov 12 | The Ram Janambhoomi Nyas has said that it wants Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to head the trust that...

15 killed after 2 trains collide in Bangladesh

Dhaka, Nov 12 | At least 15 people were killed on Tuesday after a head-on collision between two passenger trains in Bangladesh's Brahmanbaria district,...

US’ FAA bars new service from Malaysian carriers

Washington, Nov 12 | The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has downgraded the air safety rating of its Malaysia counterpart, barring the country's carriers...

Shameful not to publish Russia report: Hillary Clinton

Washington, Nov 12 | It is "inexplicable and shameful" that the UK government has not yet published a report on alleged Russian interference in...

US top brass to mediate between S.Korea, Japan

Washington, Nov 12 | A top US military officer will be trying to contain the fallout between Seoul and Tokyo on his first overseas...

Mexico offers asylum to Bolivia’s ex-president Morales

Mexico City, Nov 12 | Mexico has offered asylum to former Bolivian President Evo Morales, a day after he resigned following weeks of protest...

Meghalaya Youth Cong demands CBI probe on Saubhagya scheme

Shillong, Nov 12 | The Meghalaya Youth Congress on Monday demanded a CBI probe into the alleged violation of terms and conditions in the...

Odisha CM announces package for Bulbul affected farmers

Bhubaneswar, Nov 11 | Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday announced an assistance package for farmers affected by the cyclone Bulbul.Taking a...

After Ayodhya ruling, govt begins process to set up trust

New Delhi, Nov 11 | The Centre has started the process to set up a trust that will oversee the construction of a Ram...

Delhi LG reviews steps for ownership in unauthorized colonies

New Delhi, Nov 11 | Delhi Lt. Governor Anil Baijal on Monday held a meeting to review steps to be taken for giving ownership...

Fresh twist to Maha govt formation as Aditya Thackeray meets Guv...

Mumbai, Nov 11 | In a fresh twist to the ongoing political drama in Maharashtra, the Shiv Sena on Monday expressed its willingness and...

Will hold further talks with NCP: Congress on Maharashtra

New Delhi, Nov 11 | The Congress on Monday kept on the suspense on extending support to the Shiv Sena, which looks set to...

Appoint govt nominees as directors in DMRC: Kailash Gahlot

New Delhi, Nov 11 | Delhi Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot on Monday wrote to the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC), urging it to decide...

Manmohan Singh nominated to Parliament panel on Finance

New Delhi, Nov 11 | Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has been nominated to the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance.He was re-elected to the...

Train services in Kashmir to resume from Tuesday: Goyal

New Delhi, Nov 11 | The Indian Railways has decided to start train services in Jammu and Kashmir from Tuesday, for the first time...

Congress to back Shiv Sena-led govt in Maharashtra

Mumbai, Nov 11 | In a watershed development in state politics, the Congress will support a Shiv Sena-led government in Maharashtra, sources in all...

SC affirms Liberhan Commission conclusion in Ayodhya judgment

New Delhi, Nov 11 | The Justice Liberhan Ayodhya Commission of Inquiry had concluded the demolition of the Babri Masjid was a planned attack,...

Bolivian Prez resigns after widespread pressure

La Paz, Nov 11 | Bowing to widespread pressure to resign amid the anti-government protests in Bolivia, President Evo Morales has confirmed that he...

Shiv Sena Minister in Union Cabinet Arvind Sawant to quit

New Delhi/Mumbai, Nov 11 | The Shiv Sena's sole representative in the Cabinet, Union Minister for Heavy Industries Arvind Sawant said he will quit...

Model code for 15 Karnataka bypolls comes into force

Bengaluru, Nov 11 | The Model Code of Conduct (MCC) for the 15 by-elections in Karnataka on December 5 will be re-enforced from Monday,...

Police officer shoots protester in Hong Kong

Hong Kong, Nov 11 | A policeman has shot at least one person during protests in Hong Kong. Footage shown live on Facebook showed the...

Jordan says no renewal, extension of land lease to Israel

Amman, Nov 11 | Jordan has said there will be no extension or renewal of an agreement which leases part of the country's lands...

Condolences pour in over T.N. Seshan’s death

New Delhi, Nov 11 | Condolences poured in over the death of former Chief Election Commissioner of India T.N. Seshan, who passed away on...

CEC Sunil Arora calls T.N. Seshan a source of inspiration

New Delhi, Nov 11 | Expressing his condolence over the demise of former Chief Election Commissioner T.N. Seshan, incumbent CEC Sunil Arora on Sunday...

A no-nonsense man, TN Seshan cleaned up India’s electoral system

Chennai/New Delhi, Nov 11 | T.N. Seshan brought back faith in the Indian electoral system at a time when Indian elections were synonymous with...

Modi, Amit Shah condole death of former CEC T.N. Seshan

New Delhi, Nov 11 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday condoled the demise of former Chief Election...

Former Chief Election Commissioner T.N. Seshan passes away

Chennai, Nov 10 | Former Election Commissioner T.N. Seshan, who was known for ushering in reforms to ensure free and fair polls, passed away...

Sena’s Raut may meet Congress leaders in Delhi on Monday

New Delhi, Nov 10 | Amid suspense on government formation in Maharashtra, Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut is likely to meet top Congress leaders...

Punjab to set up 11 Chairs dedicated to Guru Nanak

Kapurthala (Punjab), Nov 10 | To mark the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday announced his...

Maharashtra Governor invites Shiv Sena to form government

Mumbai, Nov 10 | Maharashtra Governor B.S. Koshyari on Sunday evening invited the Shiv Sena, the second largest party in the new assembly, to...

Irani blames US-China trade war for cotton industry slowdown

Gurugram, Nov 10 | Accepting the slowdown in the Indian cotton yarn industry, the Union Textiles Minister Smriti Irani on Sunday blamed the US-China...

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FinMin asks ministries to furnish R&D funding data

New Delhi, Nov 12 | The Finance Ministry has asked ministries and departments to furnish data on funds spent by them and their autonomous...