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Govt employee among 2 held for gun running in Delhi

New Delhi, Aug 11 | Cyber Cell team of Delhi Police Crime Branch arrested a government employee posted in the Ministry of Labour and...

Pranab Mukherjee on ventilator support after brain surgery

New Delhi, Aug 11 | Former President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday underwent brain surgery to remove a clot at the Army Research & Referral...

Didn’t hanker for post, wanted self-respect, says Pilot after meeting (Ld)

New Delhi, Aug 10 | Indicating an end to the rebellion in the Congress' Rajasthan unit, a meeting took place between Sachin Pilot and...

PM reviews flood situation with CMs of six states

New Delhi, Aug 10 | After inaugurating the submarine Optical Fibre Cable (OFC) connecting Andaman & Nicobar Islands to the mainland on Monday, Prime...

Work on setting up of Delhi ‘smog tower’ has begun, SC...

New Delhi, Aug 10 | The Supreme Court on Monday declined to entertain a plea to reconsider its decision for setting up of a...

AI Express crash: Agency hired to recover passengers’ baggage

Chennai, Aug 10 | Air India, and its subsidiary Air India Express, have engaged the services of a baggage recovery agency to recover the...

Defence infra of PSUs, OFB to be modernised: Rajnath Singh

New Delhi, Aug 10 | Indian Defence Minister Rajnath Singh launched modernization and upgradation of defence public sector undertakings and Ordnance Factory...

Reinsurer approves Air India Express’ hull loss: Insurance official

By Venkatachari JagannathanChennai, Aug 10 | The lead reinsurer of Air India Express' insurance account has approved the claim for the total loss...

Cong to form 3-member panel to hear Sachin Pilot’s grievances

New Delhi, Aug 10 | The Congress will constitute a three-member committee to look after the grievances of sulking Congress leader Sachin Pilot,...

6-yr-old brutally raped, accused on the run

Hapur (UP), Aug 10 | A six-year-old girl, who was kidnapped and brutally raped in Hapur district on Thursday, remains in a critical condition...

India dismisses controversy over Buddha’s birthplace

New Delhi, Aug 10 | India categorically said on Sunday that Gautam Buddha was born in Lumbini in Nepal thereby defusing a controversy about...

RSS chief holds meeting of central region officer-bearers in Bhopal

Bhopal, Aug 9 | Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat resumed his outreach with the party cadre post-lockdown with a meeting of...

Capt Sathe’s body brought to Mumbai, last rites on Tuesday

Mumbai, Aug 9 | The mortal remains of Air India pilot, Captain Deepak V. Sathe - who was killed in Friday's Dubai-Kozhikode Air...

Thai woman gang-raped in Haryana hotel, one held

Chandigarh, Aug 9 | A woman from Thailand was allegedly gang-raped in a hotel in Haryana's Hisar town, police said on Sunday. Two people,...

Party won’t become ‘headless’ at stroke of midnight: Congress

New Delhi, Aug 9 | With Sonia Gandhi set to complete a year as interim President on August 10, the Congress on Sunday maintained...

Rural economy still strong on record procurement of farm produce: PM

New Delhi, Aug 9 | As the pandemic severely hits the economy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the rural economy of India is on...

PM launches Rs 1 lakh cr Agriculture Infrastructure Fund

New Delhi, Aug 9 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday launched the financing facility under the Agricuture Infrastructure Fund worth Rs 1 lakh...

India bans import of 101 defence items to boost indigenisation

New Delhi, Aug 9 | To make the Indian defence industry self-reliant and boost indigenisation, the Ministry of Defence banned the import of...

No word on meeting with IPL GC, happy that govt approval...

By Baidurjo BhoseNew Delhi, Aug 9 | The Indian Premier League (IPL) franchises are yet to hear from the Governing Council when it comes...

Here’s why ‘Justice for Sushant’ will benefit BJP in Bihar polls

By Anindya BanerjeeNew Delhi, Aug 9 | Sushant Singh Rajput had a caste and that is all that matters in the current socio-political milieu...

Kozhikode flight tried to land once before final skid on runway

New Delhi, Aug 9 | Air India Express flightAs per flight data tracker, the Flight Radar 24, the IX1344/AXB 1344 Air India Express flight,...

Bernie Sanders mulls ‘Make Billionaires Pay Act’, zones in on Bezos,...

New York, Aug 8 | Three Senators, led by Bernie Sanders, have attracted global attention for introducing the "Make Billionaires Pay Act," aiming to...

AI Express plane landed deep in touchdown zone, inclement weather blamed

New Delhi, Aug 8 | Heavy rains, along with low visibility, are being cited by aviation industry experts as the key reasons that caused...

Kozhikode plane crash: CISF men in forefront of rescue mission

New Delhi, Aug 8 | Assistant Sub-Inspectors Ajit Singh and Mangal Singh of the CISF prevented the loss of many lives with their quick...

Palghar lynching: Maha CID submits first report to Juvenile Board

Palghar (Maharashtra), Aug 8 | Moving ahead in the April 16 Palghar triple lynching case, the Maharashtra CID has filed its report against...

AI Express to pay interim compensation to Kozhikode victims

New Delhi, Aug 8 | Air India Express on Saturday said that it will pay an interim compensation to the victims of Friday's Kozhikode...

New India-led insurers not to be majorly hit by Kozhikode crash

Chennai, Aug 8 | The public sector New India Assurance Company Ltd-led consortium which insured the Air India's fleet of about 170 aircrafts, including...

DGCA, Air India, Air India Express officials reach Kozhikode

Chennai, Aug 8 | Investigating officials from Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), Aircraft Accident Investigation Bureau (AAIB), top officials of Air India and...

Pilots among 17 dead as AI Express plane overshoots runway, plunges...

Kozhikode (Kerala)/New Delhi, Aug 8 | In one of the worst air disasters witnessed in Kerala, an Air India Express flight, returning from Dubai...

Pall of gloom descends on Powai after AI Express pilot’s death

Mumbai, Aug 8 | A pall of gloom descended on the Powai suburb in north-east Mumbai following the death of Capt Deepak V. Sathe,...

14 killed as AI Express plane overshoots runway

New Delhi/Kozhikode, Aug 8 | In one of the worst air disasters witnessed in Kerala, an Air India Express flight returning from Dubai under...

Prez expresses condolence, Kerala Guv briefs about rescue op

New Delhi, Aug 7 | After Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke to the Kerala Chief Minister about the Air India crash, President Ram Nath...

Rains, slippery or water-logged runway may cause hydroplaning

Chennai, Aug 7 | There can be several reasons for an aircraft to skid on the runway but the most likely causes are bad...

Kozhikode plane crash: Pilot among 10 dead

New Delhi/Kozhikode, Aug 7 | an Air India Express aircraft skidded off the runway while landing in Kozhikode and plunged into the deep valley...

AI Express mishap: Shah rushes NDRF to accident site

New Delhi, Aug 7 | Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Congress leader Rahul Gandhi have expressed their shock over the Air India...

AI Express aircraft skids off runaway in Kozhikode, rescue ops on

New Delhi, Aug 7 | An Air India Express flight from Dubai skidded-off the runway after landing at Kerala's Kozhikode and plunged deep...

New education policy foundation of 21st century ‘new India’: PM

New Delhi, Aug 7 | The new National Education Policy (NEP) is the foundation of a 'new India', Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on...

Handloom Day: Modi urges people to be ‘Vocal for Handmade’

New Delhi, Aug 7 | On National Handloom Day on Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi saluted those associated with the handloom and handicrafts sector...

IPL title sponsorship: Eyes on Amazon & Unacademy, Jio the dark...

By Baidurjo BhoseNew Delhi, Aug 7 | The suspension of Vivos title sponsorship with the Indian Premier League (IPL) has opened up the market...

Trump signs executive order to ban transactions with TikTok’s parent company

Washington, Aug 7 | US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order to ban transactions with TikTok's parent company ByteDance, it was reported...

Air India Express announces pay cuts for employees after 88% drop...

New Delhi, Aug 6 | Following a massive decline in revenues of 88 per cent up to July because of the Covid impact, Air...

Sushant case: DoPT, Bihar notifications which enabled CBI FIR not marked...

New Delhi, Aug 6 | While the investigation of actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death had ignited a bitter inter-state confrontation between Maharashtra and Bihar...

India, China troop disengagement talks hit roadblock

New Delhi, Aug 6 | De-escalation at the Line of Actual Control has stopped for now as disengagement talks between India and China have...

‘Enough done’: Maha govt opposes CBI probe into Palghar lynching (Lead)

New Delhi, Aug 6 | The Maharashtra government on Thursday opposed the PILs seeking a transfer of the Palghar lynching case investigation...

Backed by US, India warns China against Kashmir interference

Washington/New Delhi, Aug 6 | The government on Thursday warned China against attempts to interfere in India's internal affairs after Beijing unsuccessfully initiated a...

RBI’s spl resolution window for Covid-linked stress under prudent framework

Mumbai, Aug 6 | The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has decided to provide a special window under its 'prudential framework for resolution of...

RBI retains lending rates, maintains accomodative stance (Ld)

Mumbai, Aug 6 | The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday retained its key short-term lending rates, but maintained its growth oriented accomodative...

Real GDP growth in FY21 to remain negative: RBI Guv

Mumbai, Aug 6 | Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das on Thursday reiterated that the real GDP growth rate in FY 2020-21...

RBI maintains accommodative stance; repo rate intact at 4%

Mumbai, Aug 6 | The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday maintained the key lending rates, leaving them unchanged.Accordingly, the Monetary Policy Committee...

Document in Mallya case in SC missing, next hearing Aug 20

New Delhi, Aug 6 | In a new twist in the Vijay Mallya case, a certain document connected with the case in the Supreme...

Business

US stocks end mixed as investors focus on COVID-19 aid

New York, Aug 11 | Wall Street's major averages ended mixed as investors eyed fiscal stimulus in the United States amid the COVID-19 crisis.On...