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Contraction in Q2FY21 GDP recedes, but India officially enters recession (Ld)

New Delhi, Nov 27 | Even though India's economic recovery accelerated in Q2FY21 from the lows of the pandemic-induced lockdown, the country for...

Contraction in India’s Q2FY21 GDP recedes, still down by (-) 7.5%

New Delhi, Nov 27 | India's economic recovery accelerated in Q2FY21 from the lows of the pandemic-induced lockdown, as the year-on-year contraction in the...

Farmers allowed to enter Delhi, protest at Burari

New Delhi, Nov 27 | After hours of confrontation and talks with the farmers the Delhi Police finally on Friday afternoon allowed the...

Air India waives rescheduling, no-show charges amid farmers’ protest

New Delhi, Nov 27 | In a relief for passengers flying out of Delhi-NCR, Air India has allowed waiver of no-show charges and...

It’s tense: Police use tear gas, water cannons & farmers pelt...

New Delhi, Nov 27 | While one group of farmers prepared lunch for the protesters at Singhu on Delhi-Haryana border, another group...

Farmers disrupt traffic in western UP

Lucknow, Nov 27 | The Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) supporters and farmers in several districts of western Uttar Pradesh on Friday blocked highways in...

Commuters hassled due to traffic jam on Delhi-Gurugram border

Gurugram, Nov 27 | Hundreds of commuters faced traffic snarls on the Delhi-Jaipur Expressway on Friday as Delhi Police put...

Chaos at Tikri border as protesters clash with police

New Delhi, Nov 27 | Delhi Police had to resort to use of water cannons and tear gas shells to disperse a menacing...

Voice of dissent can’t be muzzled indefinitely, says Punjab CM

Chandigarh, Nov 27 | Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday once again reiterated that voices of the protesting farmers "cannot be muzzled...

Tear gas shells used to disperse protesters at Singhu border

New Delhi, Nov 27 | Thousands of farmers, who set out at dawn after the night's rest at whatever destination they reached starting 24...

9 stadiums as temporary jails await farmers in Delhi

New Delhi, Nov 27 | Delhi Police resorted to firing tear gas shells to disperse protesting farmers as they reached Singhu border...

MiG-29K crashes in Arabian Sea, 1 pilot missing

Mumbai, Nov 27 | A MiG-29K trainer aircraft operating from the aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya in the Arabian Sea, ditched on Monday evening, officials...

India, Aus players take part in ‘barefoot circle’ ceremony against racism

Sydney, Nov 27 | Players of both Australia and India cricket teams on Friday paid tribute to Australia's indigenous people by...

Adamant protesting farmers resume journey towards Delhi

Chandigarh, Nov 27 | Braving chilly night under the open skies, thousands of protesting farmers from Punjab and Haryana gathered in Panipat town, resumed...

JuD to scale up its Kashmir campaign

New Delhi, Nov 26 | The dreaded ISIs C Wing uses the Hafiz Muhammad Saeed controlled Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD)/Lashkar-e Taiba (LeT) to run point...

Peter Kerkar of Cox & Kings arrested by ED in money...

New Delhi, Nov 26 | The Enforcement Directorate has arrested travel firm Cox and Kings' promoter Peter Kerkar in an alleged money laundering case,...

Huge renewable energy plans lie ahead for next decade: PM Modi

New Delhi, Nov 26 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday announced that there are huge renewable energy deployment plans for India for the...

Harrowing time for motorists amid farmers’ protests in Hry

Chandigarh, Nov 26 | Hundreds of vehicles, including trucks and buses, were stranded on the national highways across Haryana on Thursday as the police...

Braving tear-gas shells, farmers close to Delhi (2nd Ld)

Chandigarh, Nov 26 | Tens of thousands of farmers on Thursday practically rose up in arms as they braved tear-gas shells and water cannons,...

Two soldiers killed in drive-by shooting on Srinagar’s outskirts (Lead)

Srinagar, Nov 26 | Barely 48 hours ahead of the start of DDC polls in Jammu and Kashmir, two soldiers were killed in a...

Foreign Secy Shringla in Nepal to mend ties, holds talks (Ld)

Kathmandu, Nov 26 | Indian Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardan Shringla has started high-level meetings in Kathmandu immediately after kicking off his two-day Nepal visit...

Punjab CM warns BJP against pushing farmers to brink (Lead)

Chandigarh, Nov 26 | Strongly condemning Haryana's forcible attempts to stop farmers from marching to Delhi in protest against the farm laws, Punjab Chief...

3 killed as cyclone Nivar wreaks havoc in TN (3rd Ld)

Chennai/Puducherry, Nov 26 | Three persons were killed and an equal number injured as the very severe cyclonic storm Nivar wreaked havoc in...

2 soldiers killed in Srinagar terror attack

Srinagar, Nov 26 | With barely 48 hours remaining for the DDC polls in Jammu and Kashmir, two Indian Army soldiers were killed in...

Medha Patkar, farmers stopped at Raj border, traffic disrupted

Agra, Nov 26 | Hundreds of farmers led by Medha Patkar were stopped from entering Uttar Pradesh near the Saiyan village in Agra district...

VW to face action for cheat devices, SC junks plea on...

New Delhi, Nov 26 | The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed a special leave petition (SLP) filed by German car manufacturer Skoda-Volkswagen (VW) seeking...

Desist from strong-arm tactics against farmers: Punjab CM

Chandigarh, Nov 26 | Adopting a tough stand in support of the protesting farmers against the three Farm Laws, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder...

Braving tear-gas shells, water canons, thousands break barricades in Haryana (Ld)

Chandigarh, Nov 26 | Tens of thousands of farmers on Thursday practically rose up in arms as they braved tear-gas shells and water cannons,...

Nationwide trade union strike near total in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 26 | The 24-hour nationwide trade union strike called on Thursday by the central trade unions barring the Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh...

Priyanka slams Centre as police use water cannons on farmers in...

New Delhi, Nov 26 | Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Thursday slammed the Narendra Modi government after the Haryana Police used water...

Farmers who fear losing MSP at vanguard of protest: Chidambaram

New Delhi, Nov 26 | P. Chidambaram is former Finance and Home Minister of the country and a senior leader of the Congress. His...

India calls Pak ‘dossier’ to UN ‘pack of lies with no...

United Nations, Nov 26 | India's UN Mission has dismissed as "a pack of lies with no takersa¿ the dossier that Pakistan gave UN...

Farmers’ march: Security beefed up at Delhi borders, traffic diverted

New Delhi, Nov 26 | With protesting farmers from Punjab assembling at the Delhi-Haryana borders on Thursday morning, the police in...

Thousands of farmers assemble at Haryana borders

Chandigarh, Nov 26 | Bracing overnight rains and chilly winds, thousands of protesting farmers on Thursday assembled at various places along the Haryana borders...

My mad genius rest in peace: Indian sportspersons pay tribute to...

New Delhi, Nov 26 | Indian cricket greats Sachin Tendulkar and Saurav Ganguly and football legend IM Vijayan were among the first to pay...

1986 World Cup quarter-final: Maradona becomes immortal

New Delhi, Nov 26 | "I dream of being able to score another goal against the English, with the right hand this time!" said...

Tributes to Maradona: Legend Pele, Messi, Ronaldo pay respects

New Delhi, Nov 26 | Football legend Pele of Brazil led rich tributes to Argentine Diego Armando Maradona, a legend himself and a World...

Timeline: Football legend Diego Armando Maradona

New Delhi, Nov 26 | Here is a timeline of football legend Diego Armando Maradona of Argentina. A World Cup winner, he passed away...

Maradona at Napoli: From God to devil

New Delhi, Nov 26 | When Diego Maradona arrived in Naples in 1984 following a major breakdown in his relationship with FC Barcelona, the...

Maradona goes off to shake the Hand of God (Obituary)

By Rohit MundayurNew Delhi, Nov 25 | Widely rated as the greatest footballer of all time, there was no stopping Diego Maradona's aura from...

Cyclone Nivar starts landfall close to Puducherry (Lead)

Chennai, Nov 25 | The very severe cyclonic storm Nivar has begun its landfall close to the Puducherry coast and its centre will cross...

Diego Maradona no more

London, Nov 25 | Iconic footballer Diego Maradona, who led Argentina to victory in the 1986 World Cup, died after suffering a cardiac...

ICC Awards of the Decade: Kohli in fray for 5; five...

Dubai, Nov 25 | Prolific India batsman Virat Kohli has been nominated in five categories for the first International Cricket Council (ICC) Awards of...

Temples must be free of govt control, says top VHP leader...

By Navneet MishraNew Delhi, Nov 25 | Alok Kumar, International Working President of the Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP), has demanded that temples across the...

Cabinet nod for Lakshmi Vilas Bank, DBS Bank India amalgamation

New Delhi, Nov 25 | The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the amalgamation of the Karur based 94-year old Lakshmi Vilas Bank...

Davinder Singh case: NIA arrests PDP youth wing chief Waheed Parra

New Delhi/Srinagar, Nov 25 | In a major action, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday arrested Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) youth wing chief...

Delhi riots a ‘terrorist activity’, says police in charge sheet

By Aakanksha KhajuriaNew Delhi, Nov 25 | The use of deadly weapons during the widespread riots in the national capital in February, which had...

Very severe cyclonic storm Nivar to cross coast around midnight

Chennai, Nov 25 | Severe cyclonic storm Nivar is expected to cross Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts around midnight or early hours of...

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Contraction in Q2FY21 GDP recedes, but India officially enters recession (Ld)

New Delhi, Nov 27 | Even though India's economic recovery accelerated in Q2FY21 from the lows of the pandemic-induced lockdown, the country for...