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6 dead, 32 injured as foot overbridge collapses near CST railway station in Mumbai

Mumbai: At least six people were killed and 32 injured as a major portion of a foot overbridge near the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) railway station in Mumbai collapsed on Thursday evening. An eyewitness said when the bridge collapsed, ...

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PUBG ban: 10 people reportedly arrested for playing PUBG in Rajkot; mobile phones seized for investigation

Gujarat: Moving to act on the order banning popular battle royale game PUBG, Rajkot police has now gone ahead and arrested as many as 10 people for playing the game over the last two days. Of the 10 arrested, six ...

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Tamil Nadu transfers Pollachi serial sexual assault and blackmail case to CBI

The Tamil Nadu government on Wednesday transferred the Pollachi serial sexual assault and blackmail case to the Central Bureau of Investigation. On Tuesday, the Tamil Nadu Police had said that the Crime Branch-Criminal Investigation Department has taken over the case. ...

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EC notice to Delhi BJP MLA for putting posters featuring IAF officer Abhinandan Varthaman

New Delhi: The EC has issued a show-cause notice to Delhi BJP MLA Om Prakash Sharma for putting up two posters featuring him, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman on Facebook. The Election Commission (EC) has ...

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From Rahul Gandhi to Alia Bhatt, PM Modi makes ‘4 requests’ to all in poll season

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday tagged top politicians including Congress president Rahul Gandhi and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, celebrities including Alia Bhatt and Ranveer Singh, and other prominent personalities on Twitter urging them to “encourage” people to ...

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Petitioners have no right to use sensitive Rafale docs; endangered national security: Def Min tells SC

New Delhi: The Defence Ministry has filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court (SC) in the Rafale case after it got permission from the apex court earlier day. The government told the SC that those who ‘conspired by making photocopies ...

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Gorakhpur woman attempts to deliver baby watching YouTube, both die

A 26-year-old unmarried full-term pregnant woman attempted self-delivery at her rented accommodation here while watching a child delivery video on YouTube. Both, the woman and her child, a boy, died in the process, police said on Monday. The incident took ...

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Archaeologists discover Harappan burial site with 5,000-year-old skeleton in Kutch

Archaeologists in Gujarat have discovered a massive burial site around 360 kilometers from Dholavira in the Kutch district which they believe dates back to the Harappan Civilization. According to a Times of India report, the burial site has over 250 ...

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Mumbai: Businessman dies after hair transplant, life-threatening allergic reaction behind death, say doctors

Mumbai: In a bizarre turn of events, a businessman from Mumbai’s Saki Naka died nearly two days after a hair transplant, as reported by a leading daily. The exact reason behind the death still remains a mystery as the autopsy ...

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ED files fresh charge sheet against Nirav Modi in PNB scam

New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has filed a fresh charge sheet against PNB scam accused Nirav Modi under the anti-money laundering law, officials said on Monday. They said the charge sheet or the prosecution complaint has been filed before ...

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Stop using photos of armed forces in election campaigning, EC tells political parties

New Delhi:Political parties and candidates cannot use photographs of any defence personnel or functions of the defence forces in their poll advertisements for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, the Election Commission said on Saturday, reiterating its instructions issued in 2013 ...

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AK 203 rifle will bolster combat capabilities of soldiers, will be 100% ‘Made in India’: Sitharaman

The most advanced AK 203 rifles produced in Amethi will have remarkably improved performance parameters as compared to the INSAS rifle, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman wrote on Saturday in a Facebook post. Pointing out the features of the advanced rifle, ...

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‘I suppose thief returned Rafale files’, Congress’ P Chidambaram takes dig on AG KK Venugopal’s volte-face

New Delhi: Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister P Chidambaram on Saturday took a dig the Attorney General (AG) KK Venugopal’s changed stance over the ‘leaked Rafale files.’ Chidambaram said that it was “stolen” on Wednesday and “photocopied document” ...

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Jagdish Mukhi sworn in as Governor of Mizoram

Jagdish Mukhi was on Saturday sworn-in as the Governor of Mizoram at a simple function at the Raj Bhavan in Aizawl. Gauhati High Court judge, Justice Nelson Sailo administered the oath of office to Jagdish Mukhi. Mr Mukhi is also ...

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