Monthly Archives: June 2018
"Not threatened at all", said actor Prakash Raj on Thursday, on reports that the killers of journalist Gauri Lankesh had planned to kill him as well.
President Ram Nath Kovind will address the 51st convocation of Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur on Thursday, during his two-day visit in Uttar Pradesh.
Five-time world champions Brazil eased past Serbia with a fantastic 2-0 win, in their Group E match to progress to the round of 16 at the Spartak Stadium here on Wednesday.
Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan said that the Centre had not given permission for the mass felling of trees in South Delhi for the re-construction project of several colonies.
United States Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo and India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj have agreed to reschedule the 2+2 dialogue between the two countries as soon as possible at a mutually convenient time and location.
Janata Dal (United) leader Pavan Varma on Wednesday said even after the 2016 surgical strike, Pakistan keeps on violating ceasefire and attack India with impunity.
The Congress on Wednesday launched a scathing attack on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the recent survey which termed India as the world's most dangerous country for women.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday said that North Korea still remains a nuclear threat.
Late night American talk show hosts took a dig on the US Supreme Court's decision to support President Donald Trump's travel ban on several countries.
The suspects in the shooting of rapper XXXTentacion (real name: Jahseh Dwayne Onfro) are on run.
A 75-year-old Pakistani woman, named Habeeb Unissa Begum, has been allegedly waiting for over 20 years to become an official citizen of India.
Veteran actor Anupam Kher, who will next be seen as former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in the upcoming film 'The Accidental Prime Minister', on Wednesday revealed the first look of actors Arjun Mathur and Aahana Kumra as Congress President Rahul Gandhi and his sister Priyanka Gandhi respectively.
The owner of Red Hen restaurant in Lexington, Virginia, who refused to serve White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders and asked her to leave has resigned from a local business group.
An 11-year-old boy from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) was on Wednesday handed over to Pakistani authorities, four days after he inadvertently crossed into the Indian side in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district.
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Wednesday rejected a secret report submitted in the Supreme Court, which accuses its officer Rajeshwar Singh of indulging in corruption.
North and South Korea will hold working-level talks on Thursday to discuss the issue of cross-border roads.
The water level of river Ganga went down significantly in Uttar Pradesh's Varanasi forcing the concerned department to issue water crisis alert in many parts of the city.
Former co-president of Fox News, Bill Shine has accepted the post of deputy chief of staff for communications in the White House, multiple sources have told ABC News.
In an ongoing investigation of a chit fund case, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday conducted raids at nine places in West Bengal and Madhya Pradesh.
The United States' Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy on Wednesday announced his retirement, saying he will officially step down from the post by July 31.
Telugu Desam Party (TDP) general secretary Nara Lokesh on Wednesday said that his party will complete office tenure and clarified that the state government would not go for early elections before January 2019.
Pakistan government has ordered to unfreeze the assets of Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat (ASWJ) chief Maulana Ahmed Ludhianvi and remove the ban on his movement.
The first batch of pilgrims, going to Amarnath Yatra, was halted at Baltal on Thursday due to heavy rainfall in Jammu and Kashmir.
Global anti-terror financing watchdog, Financial Action Task Force (FATF) has decided to keep Pakistan on its 'grey list'.
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu accused the Centre of "intentionally delaying" the Kadapa steel plant project.
United States President Donald Trump on Wednesday met Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa at the White House, where the two leaders discussed various issues.
Ten Border Security Force (BSF) soldiers on Wednesday went missing from a special army train between Bardhaman and Dhanbad railway stations.
Responding to TWJ correspondent Students Uprising Movement for Social Welfare (SUMS) representative Dinesh said, â€œOperation Samadhaan which is launched to tackle the Naxal problem is used to suppress peopleâ€™s movement in the state. A group of students who were distributing notices were also arrested. There is no space for political opposition. We will fight back.â€
Bengal swimmer Swadesh Mondal made yet another national record in the 100m breaststroke clocked at 01:07.51 by winning his 4th gold medal on the third day of the 45th Glenmark Junior and 35th Sub Junior National Aquatic Championships here.
An appellate election tribunal on Wednesday rejected the nomination papers of Pakistan's former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi submitted for NA-57, Murree - his home constituency.
Food ordering app Zomato has announced the launch of its platform across 25 new cities in India, including Trivandrum, Vijayawada, Raipur, Madurai, Jodhpur, Thrissur, Ajmer amongst others.
A case was registered after 11 people from two families went missing from Kasargod district here.
National Security Adviser (NSA) of Pakistan, Nasser Khan Janjua, tendered his resignation on Wednesday.
United States Ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley said freedom of religion is as important as freedom of rights.
The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to transfer the case involving the disqualification of 18 MLAs of Tamil Nadu's ruling party All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) from Madras High Court.
The Rajasthan Labour Department on Wednesday issued an order for its employees to wear 'trousers and shirt' while on duty, instead of jeans and T-shirts.
The World Sindhi Congress (WSC) recently organised demonstrations in front of the Pakistani Consulates in Houston, New York and Los Angeles against enforced disappearances in Sindh and other parts of Pakistan.
National Commission for Women (NCW) Chief Rekha Sharma on Wednesday rejected the latest report which said that India is the world's most dangerous country for women.
Three policemen posted at the residence of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Karia Munda were abducted on Tuesday.
Even when it was brought to notice that it was unconstitutional and against U.S. immigration laws, Trump went ahead with the ban saying it was to protect U.S. residents from 'terrorism.'
Jammu: Amid multi-tier security cover, the first batch of pilgrims for the annual Amarnath Yatra will leave from Jammuâ€™s Bhagwati Nagar base camp on Wednesday. Till...
Liquor baron Vijay Mallya on Wednesday said he is not a fugitive and "always had honest intentions" to repay his loans.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's opponents, the Canadian Conservative Party, slammed him for taking too many days off, too often.
The first batch of Amarnath pilgrims reached Udhampur on Wednesday morning, where they were welcomed by locals and officers of the district administration.
Chief of Army Staff General Bipin Rawat on Wednesday said not much attention must be given to the recent United Nations report on Kashmir, claiming that some of the reports are "motivated."
The Free Balochistan Movement activists held a protest in front of Chinese Embassy here against its expansionist politics in Balochistan province of Pakistan.
United States Ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley said the major focus of her visit to India is to strengthen the relation between Washington and New Delhi.
At least two children died and four were left in critical condition allegedly due to dysfunctional ACs on account of voltage fluctuation at the civil hospital in Haryana's Panipat city.
Pakistan High Commissioner to India Sohail Mahmood was reportedly not invited for the Eid celebration hosted by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj for envoys on Tuesday at Pravasi Bhartiya Kendra.
The Hyderabad Police has arrested one individual for cheating bank officials to the tune of Rs. 14, 50,000.
United States President Donald Trump accused Harley-Davidson Inc. of giving in his on-going trade war with the European Union (EU).
Ivan Perisic's last-minute goal on Tuesday ensured Croatia's position to the top of Group D of the ongoing FIFA World Cup with maximum points as they knocked out a resilient Iceland with a 2-1 win in Rostov-on-Don.
Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh accused the Congress party of committing the "biggest crime" by declaring Emergency in 1975.
Fans of star footballer Lionel Messi across the globe breathed a sigh of relief on Tuesday after a late goal from Marcos Rojo gave Argentina a 2-1 triumph over Nigeria in their final Group D match taking the two-time champions into the round of 16 of the ongoing 21st edition of the FIFA World Cup.
Another peace group from Kunar province in East Afghanistan started their journey to Kabul in an attempt to restore peace in Afghanistan.
The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has decided to initiate proceedings to bring Hussain Nawaz and Hasan back to Pakistan through Interpol.
India extended its complete support to the Chemical Weapon Convention to uphold the global ban on the use of chemical weapons.
Old people can now stop worrying as anti-ageing is actually possible.
A team of South Korean officials will visit North Korea today to inspect facilities for the planned reunions of families separated by the 1950-53 Korean War.
LIKE App, a short video platform and mobile app with body recognition special effects, has been ranked number one on the Apple Store in India.
The Helmand peace activists on Tuesday rebuffed Taliban's allegations that their campaign is fabricated by the United States, asking the Taliban to provide sufficient evidence for such claims.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi has called for the disarmament of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) terrorist group, including other armed groups.
The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has sought assistance from select European countries to trace and restrict absconding diamantaire Nirav Modi's movements.
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj asserted that India will never allow the forces of hatred and violence to come near its people.
Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif ordered Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leaders to adopt a strict strategy following the arrests of party candidates by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB).
Amid tight security, the first batch of the Amarnath Yatra was flagged off from Jammu's base camp in Bhagwant Nagar on Tuesday morning.
Aman Pal Rathore, a 15-year-old child from Bareilly has been shortlisted to represent India at International Karate Championship in Malaysia from June 29. However, he is now seeking government's help as his family is incapable of financing his tour.
Telugu Desam Party (TDP) general secretary Nara Lokesh said the people of Andhra Pradesh don't want early elections in the state.
The Westminster Magistrates' Court ruled in Uber's favour by granting it a 15 month license to operate in the British capital.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said his government will present an amendment law on the liquor prohibition act in the upcoming monsoon session.
Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Wess Mitchell on Tuesday said the United States threatened to impose sanctions on Turkey if it buys Russia's S-400 air defense systems.
After the Maharashtra government enforced a ban on plastic in the state, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Tuesday seized 255.400 kilograms of plastic and collected Rs Rs 3,90,000 in fine.
United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Washington D.C. will not put a timeline on negotiations with North Korea but will instead constantly reassess latter's commitment to denuclearization.
The first batch of pilgrims for the annual Amarnath Yatra will leave from Jammu's base camp in Bhagwant Nagar today amid tightened security.
In an endeavour to implement the Panmunjom Declaration, the South Korea and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), will conduct a joint study on connecting and upgrading railways over their border.
The Uttar Pradesh Police on Tuesday said that Tanvi Seth, who earlier accused a passport official of humiliating her inter-faith marriage during the passport issuing procedure, had not been living in Lucknow for the past one year.
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A day after a Mumbai-based woman alleged that she was physically assaulted by a co-passenger, Uber India Support on Tuesday assured to offer information that could be helpful in the concerned matter.
A 15-year-old youth, who died in a road accident, has given a new lease of life to four patients who were on the wait-list for cadaver organ donation in different cities of Maharashtra.
United States Ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley will begin her three-day visit to India on Tuesday.