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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
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
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
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
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
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
An armed reserved police personnel, on Sunday committed suicide by allegedly shooting himself
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 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
Pakistan has been losing even the traditional markets of flour, men and women's clothes and red meat owing to India's entry
Five people lost their lives as a fierce nor'easter wind lashed across the Atlantic coast on Friday
The Tangkhul Welfare Society Mumbai (TWSM) organised their 2nd Luira Phanit 'Seed Sowing Festival' in Maharashtra's Mumbai city
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
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.
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
A Students' Federation of India (SFI) leader of Nirmala College in Kochi's Muvattupuzha town has been suspended for allegedly insulting the National Anthem
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 died after falling into an open bore-well in Mathura, Uttar Pradesh on Friday.
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'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".
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.
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
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
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.
In a protest against homelessness, fifty members of the French parliament spent a 'freezing' night on the streets, with the country's homeless population.
German government's main data network was hacked recently using highly sophisticated software, according to government officials.
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"
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
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.
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.
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.
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 yet another horrific act of sexual violence, balloons filled with semen were thrown at two girls here in Amar Colony area
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
Micro-blogging platform Twitter announced that its 'Bookmarks' feature would be rolled out to all its users today
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.
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.
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.
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.
In lieu of Lunar New Year holidays, China reported a 19-month dip in its official manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index.
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.
The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has denied a media report saying Russian operatives penetrated the websites or databases of Alaska, Arizona, California, Florida, Illinois, Texas and Wisconsin ahead of the 2016 presidential election
Police in the southeastern US state of Georgia on Wednesday confirmed that a teacher was taken into custody, who was barricaded in a classroom after the reports of shots fired at Dalton High School
In wake of the arrest of senior leader P. Chidambaram's son Karti Chidambaram, the Congress Party on Wednesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government of 'witch hunting' to hide its scams.
Amnesty International has called on the authorities in the Maldives to immediately and unconditionally release the people "arbitrarily" detained under the State of Emergency (SOE) and halt attacks on "peaceful" protesters.
New world number one Roger Federer believes that last year's US Open "unlocked" something in big-serving South African tennis star Kevin Anderson.
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday welcomed the decision of Central Government to slash the airfare for Haj pilgrims.
ePaylater, India's leading digital payments solution extending interest free credit terms for a stipulated period, has partnered with Travelyaari, a leading bus booking platform, to simplify the ticket booking experience for travelers.
Jeweller Nirav Modi has refused to join Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe in connection with multi-crore fraud case.
The United States Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos opened an investigation into how Michigan State University (MSU) is handling the reports of sexual violence against former employee, Larry Nassar.
Former Home Minister P. Chidambaram alleged that the Centre's "muscular, macho 56 chaati" (56-inch chest) approach was responsible for the degrading law and order situation in Jammu and Kashmir.
Make way for Ed Sheeran, as he has officially been declared the world's best-selling recording artist of 2017.
New Zealanders have criticised a Australian Journalist's description of Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern as "creepy" and "sexist" after he termed the latter as "attractive" in a 60 minutes show that aired on Sunday night.
Amidst the state of emergency in the Maldives, the police here issued a curfew in an attempt to stop an opposition's gathering, said a Maldivian Democratic Party member
A court in Bangladesh on Sunday ordered police to execute by April 24 the arrest warrant for former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia and 48 other Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) leaders in a case involving an arson attack on a bus that left eight persons dead in 2015
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu said the state will be among the top three investment destinations in India by 2022, the top destination by 2029 and the preferred destination, among the top five in the world by 2050.
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday urged the people to prevent the nation from falling back into a period of dark era which was witnessed in the country post 1975.
Former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Saturday said that Army chiefs should be allowed to join politics only after a gap of five years following their retirement.
The Chief Election Officer of Madhya Pradesh Saleena Singh on Saturday informed that about 17 machines in Kolaras and 15 machines in Mungaoli were not working properly during the mock drill.
Owner of Gitanjali Gems, Mehul Choksi, expressed his "helplessness" in a letter to his employees, stating that he would be unable to clear their dues in lieu of the ongoing probe in the 1.77 billion dollar Punjab National Bank (PNB) scam.
The global promoter segment of popular photo and video sharing app, Instagram, will soon be dissolved, the makers said.
In yet another attempt to spark controversy, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Vikram Saini has said that Hindus should not stop producing children until a law for population control comes into existence
A man has set a record by creating the world's smallest pencil in Uttarakhand's Haldwani
A photo of four Burqa-clad women playing a board game in the premises of Mecca's holy mosque went viral on social media and has sparked online controversy across Saudi Arabia
In yet another shot at polarisation in the state by inciting communal sentiments, the buildings and walls of Mathura are getting a touch of saffron. This is ahead of Chief Minister Adityanath's visit to the city to participate in the Lathmar Holi, a Hindu festival.