60 percent voting amid violence in Kolkata civic polls

Kolkata: Amid claims of widespread violence by the opposition and rebuttal by West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress, polling for the 144-ward Kolkata Municipal Corporation on Saturday witnessed around 60 percent turnout at the close of voting.Continue Reading ...

Rahul Gandhi makes first public appearance after ‘leave of absence’, meets farmers at his residence today

NEW DELHI: After a 56-day sabbatical, Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday made his first public appearance and met delegations of farmers at his residence in the national capital. Continue Reading ...

SRINAGAR: One killed as security forces fire at protesters in Narbal

SRINAGAR: One person was killed after the the security forces fired at protesters in Narbal in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, said reports.Continue Reading ...

Kejriwal, Sisodia appear before court

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, accused in a defamation case filed by senior congress leader Kapil Sibal's son Amit, appeared before a court here on Saturday. Continue Reading ...

Yogendra Yadav mocks AAP’s show-cause notice, calls it a ‘joke’

NEW DELHI: The Aam Aadmi Party rebel leader Yogendra Yadav on Saturday mocked the AAP's show-cause notice issued by the party on Friday, calling it a joke. Continue Reading ...

PM returns home after three-nation tour

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi returned to the Capital early this morning after a three- nation tour of France, Germany and Canada during which a number of key agreements were signed, including the supply of 36 Rafale fighter jets by France and uranium from Canada. Continue Reading ...

IPL 2015: I didn't tell anyone to spend 16 cr on me, says Yuvraj Singh

Visakhapatnam: Making it clear that the 'Most Expensive Player' tagline doesn't create any pressure on him, out-of-favour India veteran Yuvraj Singh said that he "didn't tell anyone to give him" the money that he commanded at the Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket tournament's auctions earlier this year.Continue Reading ...

Normal life hit by Karnataka bandh over Cauvery issue

Bengaluru: Normal life in the country's IT capital and several parts of Karnataka was crippled on Saturday as a 12-hour statewide bandh called by pro-Kannada outfits to protest Tamil Nadu's opposition to Mekedatu drinking water project across the river Cauvery, began.Continue Reading ...

CONFIRMED: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Sonam Kapoor to walk the red carpet at Cannes 2015

MUMBAI: Bollywood beauties Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Sonam Kapoor have been confirmed to walk the red carpet of the 68th Cannes International Film Festival. Continue Reading ...

Movie Review: Mr. X – A big NO! Save your time, energy, money by NOT watching

The story begins with Raghu Rathod and Siya Verma as ATD (Anti Terrorists Department) officers who are madly in love with each other. But Raghu, falling prey to conspiracy by his colleagues is killed by them. Continue Reading ...