Army clarifies, says Tariq Pandita 'apprehended' not 'surrendered'(Update)  May 28, 6:21 pm
New Delhi, May.28 (ANI): Clearing the air surrounding the reports that a close-aide of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani has surrendered, the Indian Army on Saturday said the top Hizbul operative Taqir Pandita was in fact apprehended by the Army in a well 'coordinated swift operation' on Newa-Pinglana road of Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir.
Full Story
India the fastest growing economy during global recession: Jaitley  May 28, 5:57 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): Highlighting the achievements of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA Government at the Centre, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said that India is the fastest growing economy during the global recession, adding that it can grow at the rate of 8-9 percent in the years to come.
Full Story
Kashmir Pandits row: BJP-PDP clearly failing to reconcile differences, says NPP  May 28, 5:57 pm
Jammu, May 28 (ANI): With the growing impasse over the issue of the colonies for the Kashmiri Pandits, the National Panthers Party (NPP) on Saturday took on the newly formed PDP-BJP government in Jammu and Kashmir, saying that they were clearly unable to sort out their differences and it was likely to spell trouble for the state.
Full Story
Minority Affairs Ministry aims at 'Sabka Saath Sabka Vikaas': Heptulla  May 28, 5:21 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): Minority Affairs Minister Najma Heptulla on Saturday said the whole focus of the ministry revolved around the vision and mission 'Sabka Saath Sabka Vikaas', adding that it made consistent efforts in the last two years to fulfill the agenda set in the manifesto for minorities and achieved them by formulating new schemes, programmes and reorienting the ongoing schemes.
Full Story
BJP squandering on celebrations when farmers dying from drought: Congress  May 28, 5:21 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): The Congress party on Saturday, criticised the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led Government at the Centre for organizing an event to celebrate their two-years in office, saying the funds used for such an extravagant event could have been utilized instead to provide relief to farmers committing suicide in Maharashtra.
Full Story
Delhi: Four new cases of attacks on African nationals emerge  May 28, 5:05 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): Amid the furore over the brutal murder of a Congolese student Oliver in New Delhi, four more isolated cases of alleged attacks on African nationals have emerged from the National capital.
Full Story
DCW, Delhi Police hold meet to ascertain 'ownership' of brothels  May 28, 4:45 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal has been holding a series of meetings with all the concerned persons regarding the issue of human trafficking in Delhi.
Full Story
'Drummer' PM Modi gushes about vibrant Meghalaya  May 28, 4:45 pm
Mawphlang (Meghalaya). May 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is on his maiden visit to Meghalaya, turned into a tourist as he was seen taking in the scenic beauty of the state on Saturday and praising about how vibrant the region was.
Full Story
Shamina Shafiq condemns Mandya molestation incident  May 28, 4:27 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): Former National Commission for Women (NCW) member Shamina Shafiq on Saturday condemned the Mandya incident where a woman working in a gram panchayat was molested by a Janata Dal (Secular) leader. She called on the Centre and the state government to instill fear in the minds of people to prevent incidents of this kind in the future.
Full Story
Sainik colonies not for outsiders, only for state subjects: Mehbooba   May 28, 4:09 pm
Srinagar, May 28 (ANI): Castigating the opposition for attacking her government over allotment of land for Sainik colonies here, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday said the colonies are not for outsiders, but only for state subjects.
Full Story
Army pays tribute to Naugam encounter martyr  May 28, 3:57 pm
Srinagar, May 28 (ANI): The Indian Army today paid a befitting tribute with full military honours to Havildar Hangpan Dada who attained martyrdom yesterday during an operation in Naugam sector in Jammu and Kashmir.
Full Story
Chidambaram backs 'outstanding' Rajan, says Congress has full faith in him  May 28, 3:42 pm
New Delhi, May.28 (ANI): Refraining from commenting on the recent demand by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy to remove Raghuram Rajan as the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor, former finance minister P. Chidambaram on Saturday called Rajan as 'one of the most outstanding economists of the world' and affirmed his party's 'full confidence' in him.
Full Story
Congress nominates Sibal, Chidambaram, Jairam for RS  May 28, 3:42 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): The Congress Party on Saturday nominated senior leaders including Jairam Ramesh, Kapil Sibal and P. Chidambaram for the Rajya Sabha.
Full Story
CBSE pass percentage for class X drops but girls still outshine boys   May 28, 3:29 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): With a pass percentage of 96.36 percent, girl outshone the boys as the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Saturday afternoon announced the class X exam results.
Full Story
Shiv Sena pulls up BJP post Rajnath's remark on Ram Mandir  May 28, 2:50 pm
Mumbai, May 28 (ANI): The Shiv Sena on Saturday dubbed the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) remarks of contesting the assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh on 'development plank and not on the issue of Ram temple construction' as selfish-politics, saying it is absolutely unjustified, as the saffron party is answerable to all kar sevaks who have lost their lives while attempting to build the temple in Ayodhya.
Full Story
EC to conduct fresh polls in two Tamil Nadu constituencies  May 28, 2:50 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): Based on reports of large scale distribution of money and gifts during the recently concluded assembly polls in Tamil Nadu, the Election Commission of India on Saturday has decided to conduct fresh elections in two constituencies of the state.
Full Story
Make nation 'splendid' before having splendid celebrations: JD (U) tells BJP  May 28, 2:21 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): With the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) organising a mega event at the iconic India Gate this evening to celebrate two years of NDA government, Janata Dal (United) veteran Sharad Yadav on Saturday said the celebration would have been more apt had the nation become 'splendid.'
Full Story
Naseeruddin Shah denies remark over Anupam Kher's Kashmiri Pandit campaign   May 28, 1:45 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): Amidst the reports of bitter war of words between the veteran actors, Anupam Kher and Naseeruddin Shah, over the Kashmiri Pandit campaign, the former has informed that Shah has denied making any such statement.
Full Story
Hizbul Commander Burhan Wani's close aide surrenders   May 28, 1:12 pm
Srinagar, May.28 (ANI) In a major blow to the commander of the Hizb-ul-Mujahideen (HM), Burhan Wani, who has emerged as the new poster boy of Kashmir militancy in recent times, his close aide - Tariq Pandita, surrendered before security forces in south Kashmir today.
Full Story
BJP celebrating without achieving anything: Congress  May 28, 12:53 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): The Congress party on Saturday described the mega event to be organised at the India Gate this evening to celebrate two years of NDA government as a celebration without achieving anything in terms of governance.
Full Story
'Anti-national' slogan raising man still active on JNU campus: Saurabh Sharma  May 28, 12:34 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): Saurabh Sharma, the Joint Secretary of the Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union (JNUSU) on Saturday alleged that a person named Mujeeb Gattu, who had raised 'anti-national' slogans on February 9, is still active on the
Full Story
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • BUSINESS STORIES
    WORLD STORIES
    ENTERTAINMENT STORIES
    WORK STORIES
    SCIENCE STORIES
    HEALTH STORIES
    LIFESTYLE STORIES
    SPACE STORIES