FTII Row LIVE: Rahul Gandhi meets students in Pune, uses platform to attack RSS

PUNE: Amid major chaos, Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi today met the students of the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) to express the solidarity with the agitating students. Continue Reading ...

LIVE: Monsoon session - PM Modi meets senior ministers in Parliament

NEW DELHI: The Parliament proceedings were yet another time disrupted on Friday over former Indian Premier League (IPL) Chairman Lalit Modi row and the Vyapam scam. Continue Reading ...

Four Indians abducted in Libya

New Delhi: Four Indian nationals have been kidnapped by militants in Libya, official sources said here on Friday.Continue Reading ...

Afghan Taliban confirm death of Mullah Omar

Kabul: The Afghan Taliban on Thursday confirmed the death of their leader Mullah Mohammad Omar, but did not say when and where he died.Continue Reading ...

New Twitter app launched for Windows 10

New York: Within days of the Windows 10 launch, Twitter has unveiled a native app for the operating system.Continue Reading ...

Jindal wouldn't say what he would do with illegal immigrants

Washington: Indian-American Republican presidential candidate Bobby Jindal has declined to say what he would do with the estimated 11 million undocumented immigrants, including about 300,000 Indians, living in the US. Continue Reading ...

Chinese shares open lower on Friday

Beijing: Chinese stocks opened lower on Friday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index down 1.35 percent to open at 3,655.67 points.Continue Reading ...

Man arrested for torturing minors to cook dog meat

Lucknow: An eatery owner in Uttar Pradesh's Greater Noida city has been arrested for torturing three minors and forcing them to cook dog meat, police said on Friday.Continue Reading ...

Japan's unemployment rate rises

Tokyo: Japan's unemployment rate in June rose to 3.4 percent for the first increase in five months, government data showed.Continue Reading ...

Rio outlines massive Olympic security plan

Rio de Janerio: The Rio 2016 Olympics will boast Brazil's largest ever security operation with an 85,000-strong force to patrol event venues and the city's streets, government officials said.Continue Reading ...

Three-day shutdown in Jammu over AIIMS

Jammu: A committee of lawyers, traders and civil society members called for a three-day shutdown in Jammu beginning on Friday, accusing the central government of going back on its promise of setting up an AIIMS here.Continue Reading ...

Modi remembers Udham Singh on martyrdom day

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday remembered freedom fighter Udham Singh on his martyrdom day.Continue Reading ...

Protesters clash with police in Jammu over AIIMS

Jammu: A three-day shutdown here over the government's delay in announcing an AIIMS-like facility in the Jammu region turned violent on Friday when protesters clashed with police. Continue Reading ...

Rahul Mishra's collection wows fashionistas at AICW

New Delhi: Fashion designer Rahul Mishra kicked off day two of the Amazon India Couture Week 2015 (AICW) with an elegant collection that showcased hand-embroidered floral patterns to sheer handloom textiles that created a harmonious blend of myriad hues. Continue Reading ...

Kalki Koechlin sets the ramp ablaze at AICW 2015

New Delhi: Actress Kalki Koechlin, who is renowned for her unconventional, character-driven performances onscreen, showed her prowess on the ramp as the show-stopper for fashion designer Gaurav Gupta at the Amazon India Couture Week 2015 here.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 ...

Modi greets nation on Guru Purnima

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday greeted the nation on the occasion of Guru Purnima.Continue Reading ...

World triple jump champion Ibarguen seals Diamond Race trophy

Stockholm: Reigning world champion Caterine Ibarguen of Colombia has completed a hat-trick of Diamond Race titles after winning the women's triple jump event at the Stockholm leg of the IAAF Diamond League.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 ...

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 ...