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Manipur celebrates Women's War Day, pays homage to women freedom fighters

Manipur celebrates Women's War Day, pays homage to women freedom fighters

The Manipur government and the people on Tuesday marked the Women's War Day and paid homage to the women activists who had launched a crusade against the oppressive British administration....

Lucknow horror: 15-year-old cancer survivor gang-raped, seeks help from passerby who rapes her again

Lucknow horror: 15-year-old cancer survivor gang-raped, seeks help from passerby who rapes her again

In a shocking incident, a 15-year-old blood cancer survivor was gang-raped by two men in Sarojininagar, Lucknow on Saturday night. When she asked help from a passerby, he too tried....

Jharkhand MLA Simon Marandi organises 'kissing competition', triggers controversy

Jharkhand MLA Simon Marandi organises 'kissing competition', triggers controversy

Controversy has erupted after senior Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) leader and legislator Simon Marandi organised a "kissing competition" of tribal people. Simon Marandi on Saturday night organised a kissing competition....

Bareilly: Woman alleges she was given triple talaq by husband for attending PM Modi's rally, demands justice

Bareilly: Woman alleges she was given triple talaq by husband for attending PM Modi's rally, demands justice

In a bizarre incident, a woman from Uttar Pradesh on Sunday alleged that she was given triple talaq by her husband after she attended Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rally. The....

Delhi-NCR air quality deteriorates due to stubble burning in Delhi

Delhi-NCR air quality deteriorates due to stubble burning in Delhi

The improvement in the air quality turned out to be short-lived as Delhi-NCR started inhaling toxins again with virtually no winds and cases of stubble burning in the national capital....

Gurugram: 2 cases filed against Fortis Hospital doctor for 7-year-old's death

Gurugram: 2 cases filed against Fortis Hospital doctor for 7-year-old's death

Two FIRs, including of culpable homicide, have been registered against Gurugram's Fortis hospital management and doctors regarding the death of 7-year-old Adya Singh due to dengue in September, a district....

Banning liquor biggest example of practising secularism: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar

Banning liquor biggest example of practising secularism: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday said banning liquor was the biggest example of practising secularism and urged the Congress and Left parties to announce such bans in the....

Speeding train crushes 6 elephants to death in Assam

Speeding train crushes 6 elephants to death in Assam

At least six elephants were killed after being hit by a speeding train in Assam's Sonitpur district early on Sunday, officials said. Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) officials said that the....

Congress leaders met Pakistani officials with Mani Shankar Aiyar: PM Narendra Modi

Congress leaders met Pakistani officials with Mani Shankar Aiyar: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday accused a group of Congress leaders of meeting Pakistan's High Commissioner at party leader Mani Shankar Aiyar's residence before the latter called him (Modi)....

6 axed Trinamool MLAs recognised as BJP legislators: Speaker Ramendra Chandra Debnath

6 axed Trinamool MLAs recognised as BJP legislators: Speaker Ramendra Chandra Debnath

Four months after six axed Trinamool Congress (TMC) MLAs joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the lawmakers were recognised as saffron party legislators in the Tripura Assembly on Sunday, Speaker....

Bihar official under scanner for alleged links with LeT terrorist Abdul Naeem Sheikh

Bihar official under scanner for alleged links with LeT terrorist

The NIA, which arrested suspected LeT operative Abdul Naeem Sheikh from Uttar Pradesh last month, has summoned a District Transport Officer (DTO) of Bihar for his alleged links with the....

Ahead of Gujarat election, Congress morphs Amul girl to garner ‘Amulya’ votes

Ahead of Gujarat election, Congress morphs Amul girl to garner ‘Amulya’ votes

The witty little Amul girl -- known for her almost-daily one-liners -- has morphed into a pro-Congress figure as part of a social media campaign for the Gujarat election, asking....

Gujarat Assembly elections 2017: Rural-urban divide among Patidars over Hardik Patel

Gujarat Assembly elections 2017: Rural-urban divide among Patidars over Hardik Patel

Patidars, whose movement for job reservation has created a stir in Gujarat in the last few years, are a divided lot with youth in the rural areas appearing to be....

Civic body sub-engineer seeks sexual favours from woman for construction of toilet under Swachh Bharat mission

Civic body sub-engineer seeks sexual favours from woman for construction of toilet under Swachh Bharat mission

An incident of crime against a woman was reported from Raigarh district in Chhattisgarh on Saturday. The 32-year-old victim accused an official of the civic body of seeking sexual favours....

Delhi Medical Association wants Max Hospital licence restored, warns of strike

Delhi Medical Association wants Max Hospital licence restored, warns of strike

Terming the Delhi government's decision to cancel the license of Max Hospital, Shalimar Bagh, "irrational and autocratic" after it erroneously declared a newborn dead, the Delhi Medical Association (DMA) on....

Greater Noida double murder case: Teen used scissors, pizza cutter to kill mother, sister

Greater Noida double murder case: Teen used scissors, pizza cutter to kill mother, sister

A 15-year-old boy, who was missing since the murder of his mother and 11-year-old sister in Greater Noida earlier this week, has confessed to killing them with scissors and a....

Chopper carrying Devendra Fadnavis force-lands due to overload, no casualties

Chopper carrying Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis force-lands due to 'overload'

A helicopter carrying Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis force-landed here on Saturday as it was "overloaded", an official said. The incident occurred at around 9.30 am, when Fadnavis, accompanied by....

We are not responsible for our doctors' decisions: Max Hospital after licence cancellation

We are not responsible for our doctors' decisions: Max Hospital after licence cancellation

Max Hospital authorities have bemoaned the cancellation of their Shalimar Bagh unit by the Delhi government saying that they were not "given adequate opportunity to be heard". The under-fire hospital....

Rajasthan horror: Mamata Banerjee announces compensation, job for murdered labourer's kin

Rajasthan horror: Mamata Banerjee announces compensation, job for murdered labourer's kin

Expressing grief over the brutal killing of migrant labourer from Bengal, Afrajul Khan, in Rajasthan, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday described the incident as killing of humanity....

Delhi: Fake education board busted, 6 arrested including the 'Chairman'

Delhi: Fake education board busted, 6 arrested including the 'Chairman'

The Delhi Police has busted a fake education board by the name of Board of Higher Secondary Education Delhi and arrested six persons including its "Chairman" for cheating over 2,000....

Aam Aadmi Party wins Delhi's heart after cancelling Max Hospital's licence; Twitterati just can't thank CM Arvind  Kejriwal enough

Aam Aadmi Party wins Delhi's heart after cancelling Max Hospital's licence; Twitterati just can't thank CM Arvind Kejriwal enough

The moment Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government cancelled the licence of Max Hospital in Shalimar Bagh, New Delhi, Twitter exploded with reactions. A torrent of positive response from Twitterati began lauding....

IT raids find nexus between sand baron Shekhar Reddy and Tamil Nadu ministers

IT raids find nexus between sand baron Shekhar Reddy and Tamil Nadu ministers

J Shekhar reddy is a mining baron who takes contracts for sand mining in Tamil Nadu and runs various business establishments. He was arrested in December last year after the....

Woman beaten up, clothes torn after she helps raid on liquor mafia

Woman beaten up, clothes torn after she helps raid on liquor mafia

Even as the DCW said a woman was beaten up and paraded naked here on Thursday after she helped in a raid in north Delhi against illegal sale of liquor,....

Delhi welcomes first 'normal' air in 3 years in the month of December

Delhi welcomes first 'normal' air in 3 years in the month of December

With air quality in Delhi-NCR finally improving to "moderate" due to the meteorological conditions, the pollution monitoring agencies say it is the first December in three years when the national....

State government increases drinking age limit in Kerala from 21 to 23 Years

State government increases drinking age limit in Kerala from 21 to 23 years

The Kerala state government on Thursday decided to increase the age limit for consuming liquor to 23 years from the previous 21 years. The government will issue an ordinance amending....

Rajasthan: Cow smuggler shot dead in encounter with police in Alwar

Rajasthan: Cow smuggler shot dead in encounter with police in Alwar

A cow smuggler was killed by the police in Alwar, Rajasthan on Thursday. A group of 5-7 smugglers were seen carrying cows in the town on a small truck. On....

Mumbai: ATS nabs 11 Bangladeshi immigrants with fake documents

Mumbai: ATS nabs 11 Bangladeshi immigrants with fake documents

Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) on Wednesday arrested at least 11 Bangladeshi immigrants working as labourers in Nala Sopara area of Palghar district, Maharashtra. The immigrants from the neighbouring country were....

Strong earthquake tremors felt in Delhi NCR, epicenter located in Uttarakhand

Strong earthquake measuring 5.5 hits Uttarakhand, tremors felt in Delhi NCR

A strong earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale hit Uttarakhand on Wednesday evening at 8.50 pm, resulting in strong tremors in Delhi and the neighboring states. The epicentre was....

Madhya Pradesh: 17-month-old girl dies as Baaraat obstructs ambulance

Madhya Pradesh: 17-month-old girl dies as Baaraat obstructs ambulance

In a tragic incident reported from Madhya Pradesh, a one and a half-year-old girl died inside the ambulance carrying her due to heavy traffic, reported ANI. The traffic congestion occurred....

Shimla: 3 undertrial prisoners escape from Kanda jail

Shimla: 3 undertrial prisoners escape from Kanda jail

Three undertrial Nepali nationals lodged in Shimla's Model Central Jail Kanda escaped by jumping the compounding wall in early morning hours, ANI reported on Wednesday. The undertrials were charged with....