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Oxford University Press Launches Salman Khurshid's 'Triple Talaq: Examining Faith'

Oxford University Press launched Salman Khurshid's new book "Triple Talaq: Examining Faith", on Thursday, in New Delhi.

India See off Bangladesh to Register First win in Nidahas Trophy

India registered a six-wicket win over Bangladesh in the second match of the Twenty-20 tri-series, Nidahas Trophy, in Sri Lanka to maintain their 100 per cent record against their neighbours in the shortest format.

Section of Delhi Metro’s Pink Line to Open Next Week

The 21.56-km-long section of the Pink line, connecting Majlis park to Durgabai Deshmukh South Campus, is likely to open next week, as the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) received safety clearance on Thursday.

Section of Delhi Metro's Pink Line to Open Next Week

The 21.56-km-long section of the Pink line, connecting Majlis park to Durgabai Deshmukh South Campus, is likely to open next week, as the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) received safety clearance on Thursday.

Sepp Blatter Urges FIFA to Reconsider his Ban

Ex-FIFA chief Sepp Blatter, who was banned from all footballing activities in 2015 for eight years, has appealed for the reconsideration of his case and lifting of the ban.

Tibet’s Government in Exile Laments Another Self-immolation Incident

The Tibetan Government in Exile on Thursday criticised Chinese government, a day after a Tibetan self-immolated himself in China's Sichuan province.

Tibet's Government in Exile Laments Another Self-immolation Incident

The Tibetan Government in Exile on Thursday criticised Chinese government, a day after a Tibetan self-immolated himself in China's Sichuan province.

Over $10 Billion From Seized Gaddafi Funds Missing

About $10 billion were reported by Belgian authorities to be missing from frozen Libyan funds, which were controlled by the inner circle of former Libyan President Muammar Gaddafi.

In Dantewada a Nurse Risks Her Life to Sail Across Crocodile-infested River to Treat...

A female employee of Chhattisgarh Health Department sails on a river full of crocodiles every day to provide healthcare service to villagers in Dantewada district

Delhi Traders Call for ‘Bandh’ Against Sealing Drive

The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Thursday called for a one-day 'bandh' on March 13 against the sealing drives in the national capital.

Delhi Traders Call for 'Bandh' Against Sealing Drive

The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Thursday called for a one-day 'bandh' on March 13 against the sealing drives in the national capital.

AIFF Looking Into Minerva FC's Accusation Against East Bengal's Improper Approach

All India Football Federation (AIFF) on Wednesday, in a statement, confirmed that they are looking into the matter of improper approach to the members of Minerva Football Club (FC) by a rival team, before the final day of the I-League.

Absconding Businessman 'Nirav Modi' Grabs Eyeballs at Mumbai's Elephant Parade

Mumbai's famous 'Elephant Parade' at Worli Sea face, witnessed a unique elephant structure of absconding diamond businessman Nirav Modi.

Government Claims Arrest of Dawood's Key Aide From Dubai

India's most wanted underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's key aide and an accused in the 1993 Mumbai blasts, Farooq Takla was brought back to Mumbai on Thursday after he was deported from United Arab Emirates (UAE).

"We have Waited Enough" AP IT Minister on Alliance with BJP

Amid the deteriorating relations between Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Andhra Pradesh's IT Minister Nara Lokesh confirmed that the party members in Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led cabinet were going to resign.

Women's Day Plans? These Apps can Ease Your Commute

The safety of women has been accorded the highest priority in the recent past, owing to an increase in the crimes against women.

Waqf Board's chief complains against AIMPLB leader over 'provocative' speech

Uttar Pradesh Shia Waqf Board's Wasim Rizvi has complained against All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) spokesperson Maulana Sajjad Nomani for allegedly giving an inciting speech at an AIMPLB meeting in Hyderabad on February 09.

Aung San Suu Kyi's award rescinded by US Museum

 The US Holocaust Memorial Museum invalidated the prestigious Elie Wiesel Award that was presented to Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi in 2012.

Afghanistan's Mohammad Shahzad suspended for next two matches

Afghan wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Shahzad on Wednesday was suspended for Afghanistan's upcoming two matches in the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier 2018.

Kunwar Bai is Honoured on Women's Day

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on the occasion of International Women's Day, paid tribute to Chhattisgarh's social activist, late Kunwar Bai, who was chosen as a mascot for the 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan'.

Delhi High Court Issues Notice to Enforcement Directorate, Calls Nirav Modi Case 'Sketchy'

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued a notice to the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on a plea filed by Punjab National Bank (PNB) regarding fraud accused Nirav Modi

Syama Prasad Mukherjee's Bust Vandalised in Kolkata, six Detained

At least six persons were detained when a bust of Bharatiya Jana Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mukherjee was vandalised in Kolkata on Wednesday

Will 'Counteract' any Attempt Made by Russia Says Trump

United States President Donald Trump on Tuesday claimed that he was not worried about Russia's possible meddling in the upcoming midterm elections later this year and asserted that he would 'counteract' any attempt made by Russia to stop them from meddling in the elections

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Asks MPs to Continue Protest for 'Special Category Status'

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Nara Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday asked Telugu Desam Party (TDP) Members of Parliament in New Delhi to continue their protest in parliament till a decision on providing 'Special Category Status' to the state by the Centre is achieved

Coca-cola shuts factory trips for students amid Britain obesity backlash

The Coca-Cola Co. in Britain is going to stop arranging factory trips for school students amid backlash that the sugary drinks are increasing the country's obesity issues.

China’s One Belt One Road may pass through a theme park in Australia

The island continent, Australia, which is nowhere on the map of China's investment initiative -- One Belt One Road (OBOR)-- has suddenly found itself on the route, which, upon its completion, will take the global trade to the next level.

China's One Belt One Road may pass through a theme park in Australia

The island continent, Australia, which is nowhere on the map of China's investment initiative -- One Belt One Road (OBOR)-- has suddenly found itself on the route, which, upon its completion, will take the global trade to the next level.

Rohit Sharma likens T-20 format to English Premier League

India's stand-in captain Rohit Sharma on Monday compared Twenty 20 format with the English Premier League, claiming that no one could be labelled as favourites in the shortest format of cricket.

Naga People’s Front (NPF) leader Y. Patton is chosen as leader of BJP legislature...

Former Nagaland Home Minister and Naga People's Front (NPF) leader Y. Patton on Monday was chosen as the leader of the BJP legislature party, two days after poll results for the state were declared.

Naga People's Front (NPF) leader Y. Patton is chosen as leader of BJP legislature...

Former Nagaland Home Minister and Naga People's Front (NPF) leader Y. Patton on Monday was chosen as the leader of the BJP legislature party, two days after poll results for the state were declared.

Trinamool Congress Leader Derek O'Brien Passes on Ominous Message to BJP

All India Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Derek O'Brien on Sunday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi would deliver his last speech as the Prime Minister from the ramparts of Red Fort in Delhi on August 15, 2018, confident about BJP's defeat in 2019 elections

Indigenous People's Front of Tripura Demands Separate State for Tribals

Indigenous People's Front of Tripura (IPFT) has put the demand for a separate state for the tribals back on the table. This is a day after Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won the assembly elections in Tripura forming an alliance with IPFT

UDP Extends Support to National People's Party to Form Government in Meghalaya

With the final decision of the leaders of the new state government awaited, Northeast Democratic Alliance (NEDA) convenor Himanta Biswa Sarma on Sunday stated that the United Democratic Party (UDP) has extended their support to the formation of a "non-Congress government" led by the National People's Party (NPP) in the state

Respect People's Mandate, Says Mukul Sangma to BJP

Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma on Sunday hit out at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and asked it to respect the mandate of the people

National People's Party Meeting Underway to Decide Meghalaya Fate

A day after the results of Meghalaya Assembly polls were declared, the National People's Party (NPP) MLA on Sunday attended a meeting to discuss the formation of the government in the state

Owaisi Seconds Telangana Chief Minister's Call for Third Front

A day after Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao called for third front ahead of 2019 general elections, All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) Chief Asaduddin Owaisi welcomed his statement

Dinesh Karthik to Lead Kolkata Knight Riders' Charge in Indian Premier League 2018

India's wicket-keeper-batsperson Dinesh Karthik has been appointed as the new captain of Kolkata Knight Riders for the 11th edition of the Indian Premier League

Cop Posted at Jayalalithaa's Memorial Shoots Self Dead

An armed reserved police personnel, on Sunday committed suicide by allegedly shooting himself

Vietnam Supports India's United Nations Security Council Membership

Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang on Sunday said that Vietnam supports India's active participation in regional linkages and cooperation mechanisms, including Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation

Jennifer Lawrence, Jodie Foster to Present 'Best Actress' Trophy in Oscars 2018

Jennifer Lawrence and Jodie Foster is all set to replace Casey Affleck for presenting the Oscar for 'Best Actress' at the 90th Academy Awards after Affleck pulled out of the ceremony

One Item Meghan Markle Can't Travel Without

What is that one thing Meghan Markle will never travel without? It's hand sanitiser

India Enters Afghanistan Market With Subsidies, Pakistan's Trade Falls

Pakistan has been losing even the traditional markets of flour, men and women's clothes and red meat owing to India's entry

5 Lost Lives to Nor'easter Wind Across Atlantic Coast

Five people lost their lives as a fierce nor'easter wind lashed across the Atlantic coast on Friday

Luira Phanit – 'Seed Sowing Festival' Celebrated in Mumbai

The Tangkhul Welfare Society Mumbai (TWSM) organised their 2nd Luira Phanit 'Seed Sowing Festival' in Maharashtra's Mumbai city

Prof. Zafar Iqbal Stabbed in Bangladesh, is now 'out of Danger'

Eminent Bangladeshi science fiction writer and educationist Prof. Muhammad Zafar Iqbal was brought to Dhaka by air ambulance after being stabbed on the campus of Shahjalal University of Science & Technology in Sylhet on Saturday

BJP wins 11 seats, holds key to form Govt. in Nagaland

In the final result of the Nagaland Assembly elections, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has won 11 seats, while Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) 16, National Development Front (NDF) 27 and others four seats.

Indian Women's Hockey Team Leaves for Korea

After the historic Women's Asia Cup victory in November last year, the Indian Women's Hockey Team has set out for their first tour of the year

US Embassy in Cuba to Reduce Staff, States 'Health Attacks' as Reason

The state department of United States announced on Friday to reduce the present staff at its embassy situated at Havana in Cuba due to certain health attacks on them

America Struggles With Nor'easter Cyclone

The powerful nor'easter, which is intensifying rapidly, is becoming a 'bomb cyclone', as it hammered the East Coast on Friday, with howling winds, drenching rain, some snow and surging waves

Student Suspended for 'Disrespecting' National Anthem Following KSU Complaint in Kerala

A Students' Federation of India (SFI) leader of Nirmala College in Kochi's Muvattupuzha town has been suspended for allegedly insulting the National Anthem

Centre Wants to Control Dalai Lama's Activities in Apparent bid to be in China's...

With the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) clarifying their stance on the Dalai Lama's activities in India, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Friday said that the Tibetan spiritual leader should focus on the religious activities.

Two Labourers die After Falling Into a Bore-well in Mathura

Two labourers died after falling into an open bore-well in Mathura, Uttar Pradesh on Friday.

'Dalai Lama Free to Carry out Religious Activities in India'

An official government spokesperson on Friday clarified that Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has been "accorded all freedom to carry out his religious activities in India."

Iran Calls for 'Political Settlement' to Solve Yemen, Syria Crisis

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Thursday said the humanitarian crises in Yemen and Syria can only be resolved "through a ceasefire and an inclusive political settlement".

Liberals Block Motion Seeking Trudeau's Security Adviser Testify on Atwal Theory

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal party on Thursday blocked a Conservative motion, which sought National Security Adviser Daniel Jeana to testify his 'conspiracy theory' on Pro-Khalistani terrorist Jaspal Atwal.

8 Turkish Soldiers Killed in Syria's Afrin

At least eight Turkish soldiers were killed during a military operation in Syria's northwestern region of Afrin.

Pak Won't act as US Proxy: Khawaja Asif

Pakistan Foreign Minister Khawaja Muham¬mad Asif on Thursday said his country will not act as United States' proxy.

Communist Party of China's Muslim Gulag: 800,000 People Incarcerated

Since 2014, after the announcement of 'people's war on terror', the Chinese Communist Party has created an unprecedented network of re-education camps, essentially ethnic gulags, in the autonomous Xinjiang region

China Advises US to Wisely Tackle Korea's Nuclear Strategy

A Chinese diplomat on Friday advised the United States to adopt a change of tactics with respect to its bilateral relations with Korea as the latter poses a massive nuclear threat worldwide

Check out Kevin Hart's All-star Wish List for 'Jumanji 2'

It was a big risk for Sony studio to reboot the 'Jumanji' franchise two decades after the original version came out. But it all worked out well in the end as the movie got love from the audiences as well as the critics.

French MPs 'Sleep Rough' to Highlight Homelessness

In a protest against homelessness, fifty members of the French parliament spent a 'freezing' night on the streets, with the country's homeless population.

'Hackers Infiltrated German Govt's Main Data Network'

German government's main data network was hacked recently using highly sophisticated software, according to government officials.

Mumbaikars to Burn Nirav Modi's Effigy

Mumbaikars have found a unique way to celebrate the festival of Holi and also to vent out their ire against Nirav Modi of Nirav Modi Scam

Oprah Winfrey Waiting for 'God's Sign' to run for President

Philanthropist and TV show celebrity Oprah Winfrey has doused the speculations of running for the presidency, asserting that she is waiting for a signal from "God"

Child Rights Commission Files Case Against 'Kuthiyottam' Ritual of the Hindus

The Kerala State Commission for Protection of Child Rights has registered a case against the 'Kuthiyottam' ritual performed by Hindus during 'Attukal Pongala' festival in Kerala

Elgar`Shocked` Over Morkel's Sudden Retirement

South Africa opening batsperson Dean Elgar has said that he went in a bit of shock after fast bowler Morne Morkel announced his retirement from all forms of cricket

Karti's Arrest: CBI a 'Credible Agency', Says Rajnath

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said that the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) agency was a credible agency and was doing its job efficiently in the INX media case involving senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram's son Karti Chidambaram.

Rohingya Crisis: KS Relief Gives USD 2 mln to strengthen Cox's Bazar Hospital

The King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre has announced a USD 2 million grant to the World Health Organisation (WHO) for upgrading the Sadar District Hospital in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, to enhance health care services for Rohingyas and their host communities.

Order on Bail Plea of Karti's CA Reserved

A Patiala House Court on Thursday reserved order on bail plea of Karti Chidambaram's chartered accountant (CA).

I-League: We've Proven we Belong Here, Says Neroca FC Coach

At the start of the season no one would have held out a candle saying Neroca FC will be vying for the I-League title,but it has been one of those seasons where fancied teams are playing catch up to unexpected pacesetters.

EU Seeks to Amend Trump's Mideast 'Deal of Century'

The European Union member states have called on the US administration to amend an Israel-Palestine "deal of the century" that Washington hopes to unveil soon, Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad al-Maliki said on Wednesday

In India, 'Holi' Continues to be Pretext for Sexual Violence

In yet another horrific act of sexual violence, balloons filled with semen were thrown at two girls here in Amar Colony area

Saint Laurent's new Platform Boots Sure to be on Display Come Fall

Luxury fashion house Saint Laurent recently presented its autumn/winter 2018 collection at Paris Fashion Week- from the leather hot pants to the thigh-skimming sequin dresses

Twitter's 'Bookmarks' Feature set for Global Rollout

Micro-blogging platform Twitter announced that its 'Bookmarks' feature would be rolled out to all its users today

Virbhadra DA case: Delhi Court to Hear Tarini Group Director's Bail Plea

The Patiala House Court on Thursday will hear the bail plea of Vakamulla Chandrasekhar, Director of Tarini Group of Companies, in lieu of a disproportionate assets (DA) case involving former Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh.

Delhi Court to Hear Bail Plea of Karti Chidambaram's CA

The Patiala High Court will hear the bail plea of Karti Chidambaram's chartered accountant (CA), S Bhaskararaman, in connection with the INX Media money laundering case.

Delhi Chief Secretary assault: HC to hear accused MLA's bail plea

The Delhi High Court on Thursday will hear a bail plea of the MLA accused in the alleged assault of Delhi's Chief Secretary, Anshu Prakash.

Foreign Exchange Earnings Witness 9.9% Jump in Jan '18

India's foreign exchange earnings (FEEs) for the month of January 2018, saw a 9.9 percent growth compared to that of the same period last year.

China's Manufacturing Gauge Hits 19-Month low in February

In lieu of Lunar New Year holidays, China reported a 19-month dip in its official manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index.

Apple's Chinese iCloud Operations, Encryption Keys Transferred to China

Tech giant Apple announced that its Chinese iCloud operations were being transferred to a local firm in southern China, along with its iCloud encryption keys.