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PM Modi reviews Covid situation in Varanasi

New Delhi, April 18 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that the district administration of Varanasi should extend all possible help to...

Ex-Haryana CM Hooda, wife test positive for Covid

Chandigarh, April 18 | Former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Hooda and his wife Asha Hooda tested positive for Covid-19 on Sunday.They were admitted to...

China, US to cooperate on climate

Beijing/Washington, April 18 | Following talks between US climate envoy John Kerry and his Chinese counterpart Xie Zhenhua, the world's two largest producers of...

Yogi’s helpline comes to aid of Covid patients

Lucknow, April 18 | With the Integrated Command Control Centre (ICCC) failing to respond to the needs of Covid patients, it is now the...

France imposes mandatory quarantine on several countries

Paris, April 18 | The French government on Sunday announced the tightening of entry restrictions from Argentina, Brazil, Chile and South Africa because of...

Iranian intel identifies suspect of n-facility attack

Tehran, April 18 | Iran's intelligence service is said to have identified one of the suspects behind an "act of sabotage" at the Natanz...

Celebrities demand medical help for Navalny

Moscow, April 18 | In a letter to Russian President Vladimir Putin, more than 70 celebrities from around the world have demanded medical treatment...

On mission Telangana, Sharmila ends 72-hour fast

Hyderabad, April 18 | Former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy's daughter Sharmila, who undertook a 72-hour hunger strike in solidarity with the...

US embassy orders employees’ families to leave Chad

Washington, April 18 | The US State Department has ordered the families of the Americembassy staff members to leave N'Djamena, the capital of Chad.The...

Germans unsure of holidaying this year

Berlin, April 18 | A new poll has revealed that about a third of Germans were unsure whether a holiday will be an option...

Less than 100 ICU beds left for Covid patients: Kejriwal (Ld)

New Delhi, April 18 | With the unprecedented surge in Covid-19 cases, the national capital is facing shortage of beds as daily positivity rate...

8 family members killed in Afghan mosque shooting

Kabul, April 18 | At least eight members of a family were killed after unknown gunmen opened fire on them at a mosque in...

Bolivia’s MAS party faces pressure following defeat

La Paz, April 18 | The left-wing MAS party of former Bolivian President Evo Morales has been facing calls for renewal following its defeat...

Outdoor mask restriction lifted in Israel

Tel Aviv, April 18 | Starting from Sunday onwards, Israeli residents will no longer be required to wear a facial mask in public, in...

Germany to mourn Covid deaths in national service

Berlin, April 18 | German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier will lead a commemorative event in Berlin on Sunday in the presence of the country's leaders...

3 Afghan policemen killed in insider attack

Kabul, April 18 | Three police constables were killed when one of their colleagues turned his gun against them in Afghanistan's Badghis province, the...

Rahul Gandhi suspends all his political rallies in Bengal

New Delhi, April 18 | Amid massive Covid surge in the country, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has suspended all his political rallies in West...

Tens of thousands killed in 2 decades of Afghan conflict

Kabul, April 18 | The last two decades of conflict in Afghanistan that started with the ouster of the Taliban regime in 2001, have...

UP man sets own house on fire to implicate rival

Sitapur (Uttar Pradesh), April 18 | In a bizarre incident, a man set ablaze his own house to implicate a village pradhan candidate and...

Govt claims contrary to reality: Chidambaram

New Delhi, April 18 | Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Sunday lashed out at the government for making claims 'contrary to the reality' in...

Vaccinated Australians to have greater int’l travel freedom

Canberra, April 18 | Vaccinated Australians could be allowed to travel overseas and quarantine at home on their return before the "vast majority" of...

Armed man threatening California residents shot dead

San Francisco, April 18 | An armed man who allegedly threatened to shoot residents in Northern California was shot and killed by Alameda County...

Yogi’s health condition improves, remains in isolation

Lucknow, April 18 | Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, who was tested positive for Covid is improving in home isolation.According to official sources,...

Czech Republic expels 18 Russian embassy staff

Prague, April 18 | The Czech Republic is expelling 18 employees of the Russian embassy in Prague, who were allegedly "identified as members of...

Protest against police brutality held in California city

San Francisco, April 18 | Hundreds of people took to the streets of the city of Oakland in California to protest against fatal police...

Ukraine expels Russian diplomat in retaliation

Kieve, April 18 | In a retaliatory move, the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry has asked a Russian diplomat in Kiev to leave the country within...

Declare national health emergency: Sibal

New Delhi, April 18 | Amid rising cases of Covid-19 former Union Minister and Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Sunday demanded that the Centre...

Cyprus, Greece, Israel, UAE FMs meet

Nicosia, April 18 | The Foreign Ministers of Cyprus, Greece, Israel and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) concluded a two-day meeting on regional issues...

Houthis launch drone attack on Saudi air base

Sanaa, April 18 | Yemen's Houthi militia said they fired an explosive-laden drone toward King Khalid Air Base in Saudi Arabia's southwestern city of...

Israel arrests 3 Palestinian electoral candidates

Ramallah, April 18 | The Israeli police have arrested three Palestinian electoral candidates attempting to hold a news briefing in East Jerusalem, sources said...

‘Ram Navmi’ celebrations in Ayodhya scrapped

Ayodhya (Uttar Pradesh), April 18 | The Ayodhya administration has decided to call off the 'Ram Navmi Mela' on April 21, which attracts a...

Russia expels Ukrainian diplomat for ‘spying’

Moscow, April 18 | The Russian Foreign Ministry asked a Ukrainian diplomat to leave the country after he was caught red-handed receiving classified information...

Attempts to topple, kill Belarusian Prez foiled: Russia FSB

Moscow, April 18 | Russia's top intelligence agency, the Federal Security Service (FSB) said that it has detained two members of the Belarusian opposition...

How ISI sleuths ‘manipulated’ FBI informer to make Dawood’s financier walk...

By Deepak SharmaNew Delhi, April 18 | In a desperate bid to cover up the nexus between the D-Company and ISI from being exposed...

Iran says ‘good’ progress made on nuclear talks

Vienna, April 18 | Iran's top negotiator at nuclear talks under way in Vienna said on Saturday that the discussions were on the right...

Over 83% turnout in Mizoram Assembly bypoll (Night Ld)

Aizawl, April 17 | Over 83.3 per cent of the 19,520 voters on Saturday exercised their franchise in the bypoll to the Serchhip Assembly...

Modest voter turnout in K’taka by-polls (Ld)

Bengaluru, April 17 | The by-polls to the three seats - one Lok Sabha and two Assembly constituencies - in Karnataka was peaceful on...

Ex-CM Kumaraswamy denied admission by Bengaluru hospital citing lack of beds

Bengaluru, April 17 | Notwithstanding the Karnataka government's claim that there is no shortage of beds in the hospitals, former Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy,...

Over dozen leaders test Covid positive amid K’taka bypolls

Bengaluru, April 17 | Two days after the public campaign for bypolls to three seats in Karnataka came to an end, nearly dozen political...

‘Good’ progress made at nuclear talks but issues remain: Iran

Vienna, April 17 | Iran's top negotiator at nuclear talks under way in Vienna said on Saturday that the discussions were on the right...

No outsiders: Assam Cong leaders want CM to be one from...

New Delhi/Guwahati, April 17 | Ahead of the election results for Assam Assembly polls, the Congress is hopeful of victory but there is a...

Nagaland to prepare register to protect indigenous people, their traditions

Kohima, April 17 | The Nagaland government in consultation with all the stakeholders would prepare a Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland (RIIN) to...

Huge turnout in largely peaceful fifth phase polling in Bengal

Kolkata, April 17 | Though there were some stray incidents but the state recorded huge polling in the fifth phase of the election. The...

Princes William, Harry chat as they depart chapel together

Windsor, April 17 | Princes William and Harry left St George's Chapel together and were seen chatting after the funeral service of Prince Philip...

Prince Philip interred in the royal vault of St George’s Chapel

London, April 17 | Prince Philip's coffin has been interred in the royal vault of St George's Chapel.It was placed on a catafalque on...

Queen Elizabeth II sits on her own at Prince Philip’s funeral

London, April 17 | Coronavirus social distancing measures forced Queen Elizabeth II to sit alone during the funeral for her husband, Prince Philip, at...

Royal Family remember duke’s lifetime of service

London, April 17 | The ceremonial royal funeral will remember Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburg and husband of Queen Elizabeth II, for his...

Residents of Windsor watch service on their phones outside castle

London, April 17 | Visitors and residents of Windsor gathered on the streets of the town watching the funeral service of Prince Philip, the...

Topless protester runs through crowd of people at Windsor Castle

London, April 17 | A topless protester ran past the crowd at the Windsor Castle and shouted "save the planet" after a minutes silence...

CM Kejriwal’s ‘lies’ endangered people’s lives in Delhi, claims BJP

New Delhi, April 17 | The BJP on Saturday attacked Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal claiming that his "constant lies" endangered the lives of people...

Business

Airtel Payments Bank increases day-end balance limit to Rs 2 lakh

New Delhi, April 18 | In line with the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) guidelines, Airtel Payments Bank on Sunday announced that it has...