Parliament Monsoon Session - Allegations against me are baselsss, Sushma Swaraj issues statement

NEW DELHI: Amid major chaos created by the Opposition in the Parliament demanding resignation of two prominent ministers Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhra Raje and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj over Lalit Modi controversy, the government is now willing to offer Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s intervention to save the remainder of the monsoon session of the Parliament. Continue Reading ...

Landmark Nagaland peace accord inked

New Delhi: A landmark peace accord was signed between the government and National Socialist Council of Nagaland-IM here on Monday.Continue Reading ...

IS executes 15 Iraqi police officers

Baghdad: The Islamic State radical group on Sunday executed 15 Iraqi police officers and kidnapped four journalism students accused of collaborating with the foreign press in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul.Continue Reading ...

Pakistan violates ceasefire in Jammu

Jammu: Pakistan troops overnight violated the ceasefire agreement on the line of control (LoC) in four sectors of the Jammu region.Continue Reading ...

If you thought Irrfan Khan was all about those intense roles, you must watch this party song with AIB

There is no doubt in the fact that there can be no other Irrfan Khan in the Bollywood fraternity. This man definitely has his own appeal. So when guys from AIB (All India Bakchod) tried to mock him that he cannot do a party song, he decided to prove them wrong and chose one and prove his excellence in another genre. Continue Reading ...

‘Porn Banned in India' – All you should know

NEW DELHI: The weekend did not go too well with the porn movie lovers as they were unable to access some popular porn sites and the blocking appeared to be restricted to only a few ISPs, going by what people claimed on different social media platforms like Reddit and Twitter.Continue Reading ...

Nadal wins title in Hamburg

Hamburg: Spain's Rafael Nadal, the top seed, beat Italy's Fabio Fognini 7-5, 7-5 in the final of the Hamburg Open in Germany.Continue Reading ...

Nagaland accord historic, says Modi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday described as historic the signing of an accord between the government and the National Socialist Council of Nagaland-IM.Continue Reading ...

Sydney siege gunman partner to stand trial for murder

Sydney: The former partner of the 2014 Sydney siege gunman Man Haron Monis has been committed to stand trial for the murder of the latter's ex-wife, a media report said on Monday.Continue Reading ...

BJP, Congress spar bitterly ahead of all-party meeting

New Delhi: The BJP and Congress on Sunday launched fresh attacks against each other with union minister Arun Jaitely accusing the Congress of having "obstructionist tendencies" and the main opposition blaming the prime minister's "obduracy" for the logjam in parliament.Continue Reading ...

Maoist held in Delhi

New Delhi: A 30-year-old Maoist wanted in Jharkhand has been arrested here, Delhi Police said on Monday.Continue Reading ...

'M: I - Rogue Nation' tops North American box office

Los Angeles: Paramount's "Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation" debuted this weekend, snatching the first place at the North American box office with $56 million.Continue Reading ...

Israel bans Gaza, West Bank footballers from playing in Palestinian Cup

Ramallah (Palestine): The Palestinian Football Association (PFA) postponed the Palestinian Football Cup final after Israel banned West Bank footballers from playing in Gaza.Continue Reading ...

Ban on porn anti-freedom, impractical: Chetan Bhagat

New Delhi : Author Chetan Bhagat on Monday criticised the government's decision to make porn sites inaccessible in India, and called it an "anti-freedom and impractical" move.Continue Reading ...

New Zealand PM to mark Singapore's independence jubilee

Wellington: New Zealand Prime Minister John Key is to represent the country at celebrations to mark the 50th anniversary of Singapore's independence on August 9. Continue Reading ...

Did not help Lalit Modi to get travel documents: Sushma Swaraj

New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday said she never helped former IPL chief Lalit Modi in getting travel documents from the British authorities.Continue Reading ...

Parliament logjam: No breakthrough in all-party meeting

New Delhi: An all-party meeting called by the Narendra Modi government on Monday failed to break the parliamentary logjam, with the Congress and the NDA government reiterating their positions on resignations over the Lalit Modi and Vyapam issues.Continue Reading ...

Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics programme same as Sochi 2014

Kuala Lumpur: The programme of 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics will be the same as Sochi 2014, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) at its 128th session here announced. Continue Reading ...

Opposition disrupts Lok Sabha

New Delhi: Opposition parties, led by the Congress, on Monday continued to disrupt the Lok Sabha over the Lalit Modi issue and the Vyapam scam for the third straight week of the monsoon session.Continue Reading ...

Congress seems to have lost faith in democracy: Gadkari

New Delhi: Union Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday accused the Congress of stalling parliamentary proceedings as the party "seems to have lost faith in democracy".Continue Reading ...