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Guess who’s back to spin for KKR? Sunil Narine in after BCCI nod

Chennai: Mystery spinner Sunil Narine was today cleared to play for defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders in the upcoming Indian Premier League after the BCCI's review committee dealing with suspect....

DK Ravi’s Death Case: CBI refuses inquiry

KARNATAKA: Approximately three weeks after the death of DK Ravi, a senior bureaucrat who was mysteriously found dead at his residence, the CBI has stated that it cannot investigate the....

Opposition misleading people on issue of tribal,forest land: PM Modi

New Delhi: Amid a raging debate on the controversial land bill, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday accused opposition parties of misleading people on the issue of tribal and forest....

The rise of Hindu Nationalism… The rise of Bharatiya Janata Party

DELHI: The nation has given a warm welcome to Prime Minister Narendra Modi of the Bharatiya Janata Party. Amid loud cheers and enthusiasm, people even now chant the Bharatiya Janata....

‘Next We Meet in Delhi’: A note suggesting terror attack in Delhi, say Intelligence Agencies

NEW DELHI: The national capital is on the high-alert with intelligence agencies warning of the possibility of a suicide attack planned along the lines of attempted ambush on an army....

UK’s most wanted man arrested in Delhi

NEW DELHI: One of the most wanted men from the United Kingdom, an Indian national has been arrested by Crime Branch in New Delhi on Sunday. The 28-year-old accused, identified....

Air India: Two pilots allegedly fight inside cockpit, both de-rostered

NEW DELHI: Amid rising safety concerns on the mental health of the pilots and co-pilots of any airline, Air India has landed into another embarrassment. Two pilots of Air India....

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launches National Air Quality Index

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched a National Air Quality Index at a two-day Environment and Forest conference at Vigyan Bhavan in Delhi that begins on Monday. The....

In just 50 days, AAP has become a party of VIPs, claims Ajay Maken

NEW DELHI: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has come in for fresh flak from the opposition after seperate signages for VIPs and VVIPs were put up at a state government event in the....

NDA four times ahead of Congress in helping capitalists: Maywati

Lucknow: BSP chief Mayawati on Sunday alleged that the NDA government's Land Acquisition Bill was not in the interest of farmers and her party will oppose it in Rajya Sabha,....

More Indians to reach home in coming days from Yemen: Minister

Thiruvananthapuram: With the speeding up of evacuation process of stranded Indians from conflict zone Yemen in the last two days, more than 600 people would reach Djibouti and aircraft carrying....

Smriti Irani asks women to be Lord Krishna on BJP’s chariot

Patna: Union Human Resources Development Minister Smriti Irani on Sunday appealed to women to play a key role in the Assembly polls due later this year like Lord Krishna did....

Azim Premji clarifies on attending RSS body event

New Delhi: Wipro Group chairman Azim Premji, who attended an event organised by an RSS body near Delhi on Sunday, said his presence did not mean that he endorsed the....

Controversy over conference on Good Friday unfortunate: CJI

New Delhi: Chief Justice of India HL Dattu on Sunday termed as "unfortunate" the controversy surrounding his colleague Kurian Joseph's objection to the holding of judges' conference on Good Friday....

Engine trouble forces Mumbai-bound AI flight to make emergency landing at US airport

NEW DELHI: A Mumbai-bound Air India flight from Newark Liberty International Airport with over 250 people on board was forced to return and make an emergency landing on Sunday due....

Judiciary should be perfect and powerful, says PM Narendra Modi at joint conference in Delhi

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday inaugurated the joint conference of Chief Ministers and Chief Justices of High Courts at Vigyan Bhawan in the national capital. After the....

INS Mumbai evacuates 439 Indians from Yemen

NEW DELHI: The Navy's guided-missile destroyer INS Mumbai on Saturday evacuated 439 Indians, including a pregnant woman and children, from the port city of Yemen amid ‘war-like conditions’ in Aden.....

Ruby Chaudhry, masquerading as IAS officer, sent to jail for 2 weeks

Dehradun: Ruby Chaudhry, the woman who stayed at the prestigious IAS training academy in Mussoorie for over six months masquerading as a probationer and accused a senior officer of taking....

VHP tells Hindus to have as many kids as Muslims after study shows they’ll be largest population in India by 2050

New Delhi: In the backdrop of projections that India will have the largest number of Muslims by 2050, Vishwa Hindu Parishad today demanded a uniform law to rectify the "demographic....

1350 Indians evacuated from Yemen

New Delhi: 1,350 Indians have been evacuated from Yemen and efforts are on to rescue over 2,000 others from various parts of the strife-torn country where situation has deteriorated significantly....

4 Army men killed, another missing in avalanche

Four Army personnel were killed and another went missing after an avalanche hit their vehicle in frontier Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir, a defence spokesman said on Saturday. Avalanche....

‘Make in India’ campaign a step in right direction: Indra Nooyi

Kolkata: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call for 'Make in India' would help boost manufacturing and employment in the country, PepsiCo Chairman and CEO Indra Nooyi said on Saturday. "PM is....

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End of an era: No Advani speech at BJP national executive

Bengaluru: In what may be the end of an era in the BJP, the national executive culminated on Saturday without a speech from party patriarch LK Advani, even as party....

PM Narendra Modi in support of larger pictorial warnings on tobacco products: Sources

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has reportedly come out in support of larger pictorial warnings on tobacco products and has asked the Health Minister JP Nadda to go ahead....

Supreme Court judge declines PM’s dinner invitation, says ‘show equal importance and respect to all sacred days’

NEW DELHI:  After objecting to a judges’ conference being held on Good Friday, a sitting Supreme Court judge Kurian Joseph has now declined a dinner invitation from Prime Minister Narendra Modi....

BJP’s National Executive Meet: On Day 2, focus on policy to fight ‘Anti-Farmer’ tag on Land Bill

BENGALURU:  On the concluding of the Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) National Executive on Saturday, the saffron party is likely to pull up its plans for a mega counter campaign to fight....

Do I smell a rat to obfuscate BJP national executive meeting, tweets Meenakshi Lekhi

New Delhi: In potentially controversial remarks, BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi on Friday wondered if she "smelt a rat to obfuscate" the coverage of BJP's national executive meeting in Bengaluru by....

Fabindia Case: All four arrested employees granted bail

PANAJI: A conditional bail was granted to all the four Fabindia employees arrested after the Union minister Smriti Irani who was filmed while she was trying out some clothes at....

Another BJP MP wades into smoking row, says no link between cigarette puffing, cancer

New Delhi: The controversy over comments by BJP MPs, including those in a parliamentary panel, on the use of tobacco refused to die down with former Union Health Minister and....

Railways gives free tickets to Yemen evacuees for travel home

New Delhi: With various departments doing their bit for those evacuated from strife-torn Yemen, the Railways played its own role by providing free tickets to 75 of them for travel....