11 most inspirational quotes by late Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam

NEW DELHI: His contribution to our country and to science goes beyond all the material gratitude conferred upon by the society. Former President and Scientist Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam who was also known as the ‘Missile Man’ was blessed with significant achievement in the field of science into aerospace that were popular across the globe. Continue Reading ...

ISIS planning an attack on India?

WASHINGTON: ISIS fear is spread across the globe and it is so strong that the appearance of its flag anywhere in the world actually rings alarm bells for both people and government of a country. The extremist group has entered several countries in the middle-east and has performed attacks in several European nations, building a chaotic environment. Continue Reading ...

Gurdaspur attackers infiltrated from Pakistan: Government

New Delhi : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said the three terrorosts killed in Dinanagar town in Punjab had infiltrated from Pakistan and warned the neighbouring country that any effort by enemies will meet an effective and forceful response from Indian security forces.Continue Reading ...

WATCH: You certainly cannot skip listening to this song by Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam

NEW DELHI: Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam was famous for his writings across the globe. He had penned down some of the beautiful words that will be remembered by the people forever. In one of his writings, late former President of India said, “Let's spread love and peace throughout the universe, oh Almighty this is my prayer.”Continue Reading ...

Yakub's body handed over to family

Nagpur:The body of Yakub Memon, the Mumbai serial bomb blasts convict who was hanged here on Thursday, has been handed over to his family, the authorities said. Continue Reading ...

Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam laid to rest in Rameswaram

RAMESWARAM: Former President Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam who passed away on July 27 was laid to rest on today in his hometown Rameswaram with full military honours and amid more than 1 lakh people. Continue Reading ...

Five killed in Pakistan terror attack

Peshawar:Three suspected militants and two security personnel were killed in an exchange of fire on Thursday in Pakistan's Bannu district. Continue Reading ...

English FA backs Platini to become FIFA chief

London: The English Football Association expressed their support to UEFA president Michel Platini in his bid to succeed Sepp Blatter as the head of FIFA, a media report said.Continue Reading ...

Reasonable rates are key to success of GST: Government

New Delhi : As union cabinet approved changes to the GST Bill suggested by a Rajya Sabha committee, the government on Thursday said it is currently working on the rates to be implemented for the proposed reforms to India's indirect tax regime.Continue Reading ...

Pointing fingers before probe is unhealthy: Pakistan

Islamabad : Pakistan on Thursday termed India accusing Islamabad over a terror attack in Punjab as "unfortunate" and said countering terrorism could only be possible through cooperation.Continue Reading ...

Raina completes decade in international cricket

New Delhi Indian cricketer Suresh Raina on Thursday completed a decade in international cricket. He made his debut at the age of 20 on July 30, 2005, against Sri Lanka in Dambulla in One-Day Internationals (ODI).Continue Reading ...

Yakub Memon hanged in Nagpur, to be buried in Mumbai

Nagpur/Mumbai:Yakub Abdul Razzak Memon, convicted in the March 12, 1993 Mumbai serial blasts, was hanged till death at Maharashtra's Nagpur Central Jail on Thursday morning, officials said.Continue Reading ...

Preparations on for Kalam's final journey

Rameswaram (Tamil Nadu):Preparations are on for the final journey of India's 'Missile Man' and former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam on Thursday, with large number of people gathered outside his residence here. Continue Reading ...

Google's black ribbon tribute to Kalam

New Delhi: Google on Thursday paid tribute to former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, with a black ribbon on its homepage.Continue Reading ...

Yakub Memon hanged till death in Nagpur jail

Nagpur:Yakub Memon, convicted in the March 12, 1993 Mumbai bomb blasts, was hanged till death at the Nagpur Central Jail in Maharashtra on Thursday morning, officials said.Continue Reading ...

Kashmir lawmaker protests Yakub Memon's hanging

Srinagar:An independent lawmaker in Kashmir on Thursday criticised the hanging of 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon and termed his execution as "a selective one that smacks of communal bias". Continue Reading ...

#YakubHanged top trend on Twitter

New Delhi: #Yakubhanged, a hashtag used by twitteratis to share their views about 1993 Mumbai serial blasts accused Yakun Memon's execution, was a top trend on Twitter on Thursday.Continue Reading ...

Facebook bids adieu to 'Happy Birthday!' wishes

New York : Making birthday greetings on Facebook even more impersonal, the social networking giant has rolled out a feature that allows a user to wish "Happy Birthday" just by texting '1' from a smartphone.Continue Reading ...

Instagram now bans #goddess hashtag

London: Photo-sharing app Instagram has banned the hashtag #goddess because "inappropriate" images were allegedly shared, media reports said.Continue Reading ...

Saddened by Memon's execution: Tharoor

New Delhi: Congress leader Shashi Tharoor said he was "saddened" by 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon's execution on Thursday.Continue Reading ...