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All women political party launched in Delhi

A doctor and social activist on Tuesday launched women only political party, National Women’s Party in Delhi. The NWP’s chief Swetha Shetty said that...

Tripura Police attack Ambulance carrying injured protesters

Agartala: A shocking video of Tripura policemen attacking an ambulance carrying two injured protesters went viral this week. Northeastern states in India are currently...

Uttar Pradesh government to impose cow welfare cess

The Uttar Pradesh cabinet on Tuesday gave an approval to impose 0.5 percent cow welfare cess on excise items. The government also sanctioned Rs....

Meghalaya miners: Indian Navy divers spot one body

Shillong: Indian Navy divers have spotted the dead body of one of the 15 divers trapped inside the Meghalaya mines. The body was detected at...

Shaktikanta Das : New RBI Governor

Retired IAS officer and former Economic affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das appointed as the new Reserve Bank governor. He replaces Urjit Patel, who resigned yesterday...

MBBS student in Rajasthan accuses assistant professor of sexual assault

A first-year MBBS student of Bharatpur Medical College, Jaipur, Rajasthan has accused an assistant professor of sexual assault. She wrote a complaint to...

Brexit: British PM Theresa May may face motion of no-confidence

London: The British PM Theresa May faced the worst defeat by a government in modern history after the Brexit deal she negotiated was voted down...

Amitav Ghosh honoured with Jnanpith Award 2018

Noted Indian writer, Amitav Ghosh, honoured with the Jnanpith Award for the year 2018. The Jnanpith Award is an Indian literary award presented annually...

Muzaffarpur shelter home: Demolition process begins

Under the supervision of Magistrate, Suresh Kumar Sinha, the demolition process of Bihar's Muzaffarpur shelter home began on Thursday. In April, a report by...

Resul Pookutty elected as Motion Pictures Sound Editors Guild of America...

Resul Pookutty, the 47-year-old sound designer and Oscar winner, has been selected as one of the board members of MPSE - Motion Pictures Sound...

No woman MLA for Mizoram Assembly

As all the 15 women candidates lost their seats in Mizoram assembly election, the Mizoram assembly will not have a female legislative member. The...

Maharashtra Andhashraddha Nirmulan Samiti demands action against bride’s virginity test

Seeking intervention of the Maharashtra government in stopping the practice of forced virginity test on newly married women of the Kanjarbhat community, the members...

Nepal Government bans Indian Currency notes of Rs.2000, 500, and 200

The Nepal government has banned the use of higher denomination Indian currency notes. The banned currency notes, Rs. 2000, Rs. 200, Rs.500, were introduced...

PIL on entry for woman in Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah; Delhi High...

In response to a PIL filed three women law students, through advocate Kamlesh Kumar Mishra, seeking entry into the sanctum sanctorum of the Hazrat...

Aam Aadmi chief Arvind Kejriwal opposes the economic reservation bill

Initially Aam Aadmi Party welcomed the bill to ensure 10% reservation for the economically weak, introduced by Modi led BJP government in Lok Sabha....

P V Sindhu reaches final of World Tour finals

Indian shuttler P. V. Sindhu reached the final of the ongoing World Tour Finals event at Guangzhou, China. In the semi-final, on Saturday, she...

Men live in Maharashtra and their wives give birth in Bihar:...

According to a report from Zeenews, Maharashtra BJP MLC, Suresh Dhas made a controversial remark on migrant labourers from Bihar, saying while their...

Telangana Rashtra Samithi, Congress demand action against BJP MLA Raja Singh

In Telangana, a BJP legislator refused to take oath as an MLA from the protem speaker, who is from the All India Majlis-e Ittehadul...

BJP corporators gives ultimatum for removing Urdu signboards

Kalaburagi, Karnataka: BJP corporator Vithal Jadhav demanded the local administration to remove the signboard of Kalaburagi City Corporation where the Corporation name was written...

#WeMetOnTwitter trends, Single people strike back with memes

The trending hashtag with a heart emoji has now inspired funny memes and also triggered some hilarious reactions on social media.

Interim protection to Chidambaram, Karti extended in Aircel-Maxis case

A Delhi Court on Tuesday extended interim protection from arrest to former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram and his son, Karti, till January 11, in...

People who feel unsafe and threatened in India should be bombed,...

According to a video released by the news agency ANI, Vikram Saini, the BJP MLA from Muzaffarnagar said people who feel unsafe and threatened...

Rajkumar Hirani accused of sexual assault

Mumbai: Bollywood director Rajkumar Hirani has been accused of sexual assault by a woman who worked with him during the movie Sanju. The woman alleged...

Kalvakuntla Chandrashekar Rao takes oath as Telangana CM

Kalvakuntla Chandrashekhar Rao (KCR) of Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) was sworn in as the Telangana Chief Minister, on Thursday. In the Assembly Elections, TRS...

Zoramthanga Takes Oath as Mizoram Chief Minister

Zoramthanga of Mizo National Front was sworn in as the new Chief Minister of Mizoram on Saturday. Mizoram Governor K. Rajasekharan administered the...

Ashok Gehlot takes oath as Rajasthan Chief Minister

Ashok Gehlot of Congress was sworn in as the new Chief Minister of Rajasthan, on Monday. Sachin pilot was sworn in as the deputy...

‘Operation Lotus’ : BJP flies it’s 101 MLAs to a Gurgaon...

Bangalore: The BJP shipped 101 out of its 104 MLAs to a 5-star hotel in Gurgaon amid allegations of horse trading late on January 14,...

Sexual harassment Charges: IFTDA suspends Film maker Sajid khan

The Indian Film and Television Directors Association(IFTDA) has suspended filmmaker and scriptwriter Sajid Khan for one year. He was accused of sexual harassment by...

Pune Court Grants Bail to Accused as CBI Fails to File...

The Pune sessions court, granted bail on Friday, to the suspects, Amol Kale, Rajesh Bangera, and, Amit Degvekar, in Narendra Dabholkar’s murder case after...

Indian football coach Stephen Constantine resigns

Abu Dhabi: Indian football coach Stephen Constantine has resigned after India crashed out of the ongoing AFC Asian Cup. India needed only a draw...

Israel: Facebook temporarily blocks account of Benjamin Netanyahu’s son

Yair Netanyahu, son of Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu was blocked from Facebook for 24 hours for sharing anti-Muslim posts. “Do you know where there...

Assembly Election 2018

Counting of votes for the assembly elections 2018 in five states began today at 8 am. The Congress is leading in Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan....

Road to equality is a long one, says Keshav Suri, member...

In an interview with IANSlife, the Executive Director of The Lalit Suri Hospitality Group shares the changes he has observed in the society in the past year.

Twitterati voice displeasure over fuel prices

Public Tweeted on Petrol price hike and Onion Price hike. #PetrolPrice trended with 1,169 tweets.

Scientific pursuits reduced to a grand circus, Rajiv Tyagi

  We have sunk to the deepest in our self-respect and self-image. Every little thing needs an investment in emotion, religious tomfoolery and communal polarization,...

Alok Nath Files Anticipatory Bail Application

Bollywood actor Alok Nath had filed an anticipatory bail application in a Mumbai court. A rape case was registered against the actor on a...

Congress leader gets life imprisonment in 1984 Anti- Sikh Riots case

The Delhi High Court on Monday convicted Congress leader Sajjan Kumar for criminal conspiracy in 1984 Anti- Sikh riots case and sentenced him to...

Kamal Nath takes oath as Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister

Kamal Nath, 72, of Congress was sworn in as the new Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh on Monday. He is the 18th Chief...

Congress Leader Kamal Nath to Take Oath as Madhya Pradesh Chief...

Congress leader and Madhya Pradesh Congress Committee Chief Kamal Nath will take oath as Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, on December 17, at Lal...

Make data open, accessible as electricity says Microsoft President Brad Smith

"And it is not that the government will move too fast. It is that they will be too slow. Technology innovation is not going to slow down. The work to manage it needs to speed up."

Implementation of POCSO Act needs scrutiny, says author Damyanti Biswas

"Under the POCSO Act, capital punishment would be meted out to those who are convicted of a violent crime against those under 12 years old. It is a step in the right direction in that the ordinance recognises that child abuse deserves rigorous punishment.

Instagram bans the promotion of cosmetic surgery and weight-loss products

The results suggest that the marketing of unhealthy foods, via vloggers' Instagram pages, increases children's immediate energy intake.

Pranab’s 4-volume autobiography encapsulates India from 1970s to present

This is a rare first-hand account of the events that have shaped India in the past 50 years and will serve as valuable source material for academics, political scientists and the layman alike through the eyes of a man who never hesitated to call a spade a spade – and suffered the occasional pinpricks but eventually came out smiling.

We never know, we may hear – ‘hey I am here’...

Thiruvananthapuram: CEO of ICT Academy Kerala, Santhosh Kurup posted on Facebook about the setback of Chandrayaan-2, India's Mission to the Moon. "We lost the communication to...

US-China trade talks: What to expect

Chinese economy right now is faltering, in no small part because the foreign business activity has slowed down. The fact that they spend a lot of money building apartment blocks that no one's living in as part of the glut in money that they had in the country.

Trump’s UN General Assembly speech top trend on Twitter, Modi at...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address the the UNGA was trending at the 5th spot.

Three positive possibilities to look forward to: Market Watch

The week has gone by with a trading holiday on Monday in India and the US and began trading on Tuesday on an extremely...

Apple will use recycled rare earth materials in new iPhones

Apple is also using recycled cobalt from iPhone batteries recovered by its disassembly robot "Daisy" combined with scrap from final assembly sites for brand-new Apple batteries.

US to End Preferential Trade Status for India by June 5

Washington: US president Donald Trump to end their preferential trade treatment for India by June 5. Trump had announced his intention to remove India from...

Sonia’s return temporary, need organisational polls, says Tharoor

In an interview with IANS, the career diplomat-turned politician spoke on the ongoing protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and its potential to bring about opposition unity, the "dismal" situation in the country 68 months into Narendra Modi's prime ministerial reign and the "uniformly negative" headlines in the world media about the happenings in India where "the social fabric is in tatters" and "tensions are dividing the society".