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Ramdev-led yoga event in Rajasthan sets new world ecord

Kota (Rajasthan): On International Yoga Day today, Yoga Guru Ramdev led the celebrations in Rajasthan’s Kota with an aim to create a Guinness World Record with the largest number of people performing yoga together. Around 1.05 lakh (still counting) people ...

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Lucknow passport officer who insulted interfaith couple transferred

NEW DELHI: A passport office official in Lucknow who insulted an interfaith couple was today transferred to another location, reported Times Now. The ministry of external affairs has also sought a report from the Lucknow office about the unsavoury episode ...

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BJP ends alliance with PDP; Muscular policy can’t work in J&K, says Mehbooba

In a big political development today, the ruling BJP has ended its alliance with PDP in Jammu and Kashmir. This decision was taken in a meeting chaired by BJP president Amit Shah. Following the pullout, BJP has sent a letter ...

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Shiv Sena supports Kejriwal, says he has the right to work

MUMBAI: Maharashtra’s ruling Shiv Sena on Monday came out in support of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in his agitation, days after four non-Bharatiya Janata Party ruled states also endorsed his AAP’s stand. On Sunday, Kejriwal spoke to Shiv Sena ...

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Clashes in Kashmir after Eid prayers, one dead

A civilian was killed and over 20 injured as protests broke out following Eid prayers at several places in Kashmir on Saturday. While police said 18-year-old Sheeraz Ahmad was killed in Anantnag town when a grenade he was carrying exploded ...

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Odisha man has walked 1,350 km so far to remind PM Modi of poll promise

Agra: With an aim to bring about a change for villagers in his hometown Odisha, a 30-year-old man from Rourkela has walked 1,350 km so far to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi and remind him of his 2014 poll promises. ...

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Bihar: Two youths held over ‘gangrape’ of woman and daughter in Gaya while husband tied to tree

Gaya Police Friday said the Koch ‘gangrape’ victim’s teenaged daughter was also gangraped on Wednesday evening when a Guraru resident had been returning home with his wife and daughter on his motorcycle. While the man was looted and tied to ...

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‘My son died, but don’t stop sending your own to Indian Army’, says slain rifleman Aurangzeb’s father

It was supposed to be a happy occasion for the family, with everyone coming home to celebrate Eid. But as they prepared for the festival, a terrible news reached them, their son Aurangzeb, who was on his way home was ...

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Mumbai fire: Top floor of Worli high rise Beaumonde towers in flames, Deepika Padukone among residents

A massive fire broke out at Mumbai’s high rise building, Beaumonde towers, at the Appasaheb Marathe Marg in Worli area on Wednesday afternoon. Ten fire tenders were rushed to the spot and rescue operations are underway. The fire broke out ...

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‘Gau rakshaks’ lynch 2 Muslim men in Jharkhand on suspicion of cattle theft

Ranchi: The menace of cow vigilantism once again reared its ugly head, this time in Jharkhand, where two men, suspected to be cattle thieves, have been lynched on Wednesday by a vigilante mob in the Godda district. According to police, ...

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Bungalow damage row: Akhilesh terms it as BJP conspiracy

LUCKNOW: Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today slammed the BJP over reports of damage to the bungalow vacated by him in the state capital, terming it as a “conspiracy” by the saffron party. “The BJP it is rattled ...

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J-K: Four BSF personnel killed in ceasefire violation by Pakistan along IB

An Assistant Commandant was among four Border Security Force (BSF) personnel killed and three others injured in unprovoked firing by Pakistan from across the International Border in Jammu and Kashmir’s Chamliyal area of Samba district on Tuesday night. Three of ...

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Rahul Gandhi pleads ‘not guilty’ in defamation case filed by RSS worker

NEW DELHI: Congress chief Rahul Gandhi today pleaded “not guilty” in a Bhiwandi court on Tuesday in connection with a defamation case filed against him by an RSS worker in 2014. The Congress president’s plea came after the court framed ...

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Woman IAS officer, who accused Haryana official of sexual harassment, fears for life

The woman IAS officer, who has accused Haryana Additional Chief Secretary Sunil Gulati of sexual harassment, has said that she fears for her life. She has also alleged that she was earlier harassed by some other officers as well during ...

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