World: India

Akhilesh is a good boy, Mulayam Singh Yadav praises son as SP celebrates his 79th birthday

Wednesday  11:50,   22 november 2017
Hindustan Times

Akhilesh is a good boy, Mulayam Singh Yadav praises son as SP celebrates his 79th birthday“He is my son first, leader later. My blessings were with him before, now, and ever after,” Mulayam said as he reached the party office and was greeted by his[...]

Cornered Pakistan may try and strike in main-land India as J-K violent tide turning in India's favour

Wednesday  08:05,   22 november 2017
India Today

Cornered Pakistan may try and strike in main-land India as J-K violent tide turning in India's favourWith elections in border of state of Gujarat round the corner, the government is keep a hawk eye and it's[...]

"Want Deepika Padukone's head... saved," says Kamal Haasan

Tuesday  11:08,   21 november 2017
NDTV

Actor Kamal Haasan today weighed in on the controversy over Bollywood movie Padmavati, saying he wanted the head of Deepika Padukone "saved". His tweet was a response to a shocking comment from a Haryana BJP official yesterday, announcing[...]

India not keen to send Kulbhushan Jadhav’s wife alone to Pakistan

Tuesday  09:08,   21 november 2017
Hindustan Times

India is not inclined to send Kulbhushan Jadhav’s wife alone to Pakistan to meet the former naval officer sentenced to death on charges of spying, sources familiar with the development told HT. The government is still awaiting a formal response from [...]

‘Burking’ at police stations: No FIRs registered, 50 per cent cops posing as ‘victims’ sent back

Tuesday  09:07,   21 november 2017
The Indian Express

The probe by the Additional Director General of Police in the recent Sangli custodial death case has also revealed that the Sangli police had not registered FIRs twice. The state police are contemplating disciplinary action against the police[...]

Mumbai Man Cleared To Fly Homemade Aircraft, Names It After PM Modi

Tuesday  09:01,   21 november 2017
NDTV

Amol Yadav has not only managed to build a working plane by himself, he has also managed to move the clunky bureaucracy into granting him a license to fly it. "The DGCA (Directorate General of Civil Aviation) has provided a registration certificate[...]

Congress changes four Candidates to appease PAAS

Tuesday  09:00,   21 november 2017
India Today

Congress changes four Candidates to appease PAASThe party replaced Varachha road (Surat) candidate Praful Togadia with Dhiru Gajera, Bhikhabhai Joshi in place of Amit Thummar in Junagadh, Jaish Patel in place of Kiran Thakor in Bharuch and Ashok[...]

Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's aide Pawan Insan arrested by Haryana Police

Tuesday  09:00,   21 november 2017
The Financial Express

Thousands of followers of the sect chief indulged in large scale violence in Panchkula following his conviction for the rape of two female disciples (sadhvis). Close aides of the sect chief like Honeypreet, Aditya Insan and Pawan Insan were booked[...]

Pune: 9 labourers die after elevator carrying them collapses at tunnel construction site

Tuesday  09:00,   21 november 2017
The Indian Express

Water Resources Minister Girish Mahajan said an inquiry had been ordered to find out what caused the incident. CM Devendra Fadnavis has announced a financial aid of Rs 2 lakh each for the bereaved families. The Bhigwan police from Pune rural[...]

Rahul Gandhi takeover before Gujarat polls, Congress starts process

Tuesday  09:00,   21 november 2017
NDTV

Rahul Gandhi takeover before Gujarat polls, Congress starts processWatch  (Video provided by The Times of India) The party has announced the timeline for its internal election, widely seen as a formality with leaders endorsing Rahul Gandhi's[...]

Govt scraps $500 million Israeli missile deal, wants DRDO to Make in India

Monday  11:23,   20 november 2017
International Business Times

Govt scraps $500 million Israeli missile deal, wants DRDO to Make in IndiaThe deal, which was seen a proof of increasing defence cooperation between India and Israel, was expected to be signed soon after price negotiations with Rafael Advanced[...]

Police dismiss ISIS claims of orchestrating attack in Jammu and Kashmir

Monday  05:20,   20 november 2017
NDTV

Police dismiss ISIS claims of orchestrating attack in Jammu and KashmirDuring the attack -- for which global terror organisation ISIS claimed credit today -- top terrorist Mugees Mir was also killed. His body, draped in ISIS flag, was carried in a[...]

Thousands of scientists issue bleak 'second notice' to humanity

Monday  05:20,   20 november 2017
The Washington Post

Thousands of scientists issue bleak 'second notice' to humanityIn late 1992, 1,700 scientists from around the world issued a dire “warning to humanity.” They said humans had pushed Earth's ecosystems to their breaking point and were well on[...]

Shashi Tharoor attacks demonetisation with pun on Miss World Manushi Chhillar’s surname, draws NCW ire

Monday  05:20,   20 november 2017
Hindustan Times

Shashi Tharoor attacks demonetisation with pun on Miss World Manushi Chhillar’s surname, draws NCW ireCondemning Tharoor’s comment, the NCW also demanded that he apologise for allegedly degrading the achievement of[...]

Taxmen Find Documents Related To Shell Companies At Jayalalithaa's Chennai Home

Sunday  11:06,   19 november 2017
NDTV

Taxmen Find Documents Related To Shell Companies At Jayalalithaa's Chennai HomeChennai: The late night raids at former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's Poes Garden residence in Chennai on Friday has netted them original documents of[...]