Sat, Mar 25, 2017 | updated 07:07 PM IST

Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], Mar. 25 (ANI): Vice President Mohammed Hamid Ansari on Saturday said there is an imperative need to defend the universities as free spaces, independent, critical repositories of knowledge, and as sources of renewal of liberal values that provide avenues of social mobility and equality to the people.

New Delhi [India], Mar. 18 (ANI): Actor Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's father Krishnaraj Rai, who had been in a critical state since the last couple of weeks, has passed away.

New York [USA], Mar. 18 (ANI): United Nations under-secretary general and the executive secretary of the commission, Rima Khalaf, resigned following row over a report on Israel which she authored.

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Mar. 11 (ANI): Actress Alia Bhatt is on an award-winning spree for her performance in the critically acclaimed movie 'Udta Punjab'.

New Delhi [India], Mar. 8 (ANI): Aiming to solve the critical issues faced the energy sector in India, OMRON updated its portfolio with an array of innovative solutions, which are being displayed at the ongoing India Smart Grid Week-2017.

New Delhi [India], Mar 7 (ANI): Global professional services firm focused on delivering effective digital transformation Genpact and OutsideIQ, a leader in investigative cognitive computing announced their team up to help banks and financial services companies transform mission critical due diligence operations to gain competitive advantage and increase agility to respond to market issues through faster, more effective risk management.

New Delhi [India], Mar. 7 (ANI): Injured Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) Commanding Officer Chetan Cheeta's medical condition continues to remain critical.

New Delhi [India], Mar. 7 (ANI): Injured Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) Commanding Officer Chetan Cheeta's medical condition continues to remain critical, but stable.

New Delhi [India], Mar.4 (ANI): Injured Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) Commanding Officer Chetan Cheeta's medical condition continues to remain critical, said medical bulletin released today.

New Delhi [India], Feb. 27 (ANI): Defence Expert Major General (Retd.) P.K. Sehgal on Monday said the concerns over possible clamp down on H-1B visas and safety of Indians in the United States are at present the most 'critically important' factors to India and must to be taken up with America in a major way.

Hardoi (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb.23 (ANI): At least six people were killed and two critically injured after a head-on collision took place between a bus and a truck on Thursday in Uttar Pradesh's Hardoi.

New Delhi [India], Feb.23 (ANI): Injured Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) Commanding Officer, Chetan Cheeta's medical condition still remains critical, according to medical bulletin released on Thursday.

Raebareli (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb. 19 (ANI): At least eight people were killed and three other critically injured after a Bolero car collided with a truck near Janta Bazaar on NH 232.

New Delhi [India], Feb.18 (ANI): Ace Indian tennis star Sania Mirza has launched a scathing attack on the country's media, saying a certain sections of it choose to highlight the negative news rather than focusing on her entry into the semi-finals of the ongoing Qatar Open.

New Delhi [India], Feb. 18 (ANI): With fresh clashes breaking out in Srinagar and Pakistan flags being hoisted despite the warning by Chief of Army Staff General Bipin Rawat, the Congress on Saturday maintained their critical stance on the Army Chief saying there was absolutely no need for him to make such a statement which would obviously result in tension in the Valley.

New Delhi [India], Feb.17 (ANI): Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) commanding officer, Chetan Cheeta, who was injured in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora encounter on Tuesday, responds to treatment at AIIMS trauma centre in New Delhi.

New Delhi [India], Feb. 16 (ANI): Army personnel Chetan Cheeta, who was injured during an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora in the wee hours on Tuesday, continues to be in a critical condition.

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb. 10 (ANI): An international team of distinguished scientists, including five members of national academies have argued that there are crucial components missing from current climate models that inform about environmental, climatic and economic policies.

Four killed, five injured in car accident: J-K
Updated: Feb 07, 2017 15:26 IST

Ramban, (Jammu and Kashmir) [India] Feb. 7 (ANI): At least four persons were killed and five critically injured after a car met with an accident near Digdool in Jammu and Kashmir's Ramban district.

Posters criticising Pope Francis appear in Rome
Updated: Feb 06, 2017 11:11 IST

Rome [Italy], Feb. 6 (ANI): Posters critical of Pope Francis appeared on walls around Rome on Saturday, condemning his actions against some conservative Catholics.

Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb. 3 (ANI): Pakistan's overall economic situation was targeted in the critical analysis from independent experts and availed prominent coverage in media. Federal Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, however, vehemently denied their comments as miscalculation and wrote a detailed article to put the record straight.

New Delhi [India], Feb. 1 (ANI): The family of former union minister E Ahamed, who is critical after suffering a cardiac arrest in the Parliament on Tuesday, has lashed out at the administration of the Ram Manohar Lohia (RML) hospital here where he is admitted, saying that they have not been allowed to meet Ahamed nor have been consulted regarding his medical procedures.

New Delhi [India], Feb. 1 (ANI): With former union minister and Indian Union Muslim League leader E Ahamed critical after suffering a cardiac arrest during the President's address in both Houses on Tuesday, the Congress top brass including party president Sonia Gandhi and party vice president Rahul Gandhi visited the ailing politician in the hospital.

Gilgit [PoK], Jan.31 (ANI): Journalists in Gilgit took to the streets and staged a protest against issuance of notices to various local newspapers by Gilgit-Baltistan bureaucracy for publishing stories 'critical' of the regional government.

Ex-minister E. Ahamed's health condition critical
Updated: Jan 31, 2017 14:28 IST

New Delhi (India), Jan. 31 (ANI): Former minister of state for external affairs and Indian Union Muslim League MP E. Ahamed, who collapsed during President Pranab Mukherjee's address to both Houses of Parliament today, is said to be in a critical condition.

Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], Jan. 29 (ANI): In a major accident, at least one person was killed and several injured as almost 30 vehicles rammed into each other on Jaipur- Agra highway on Sunday due to fog.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 28 (ANI): The Government of Andhra Pradesh and ONGC signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Friday to take forward all critical Oil and Gas Exploration and Production activities of the Maharatna PSU in the state.

London [UK], Jan. 27 (ANI): English singer Lily Allen, who has been openly critical about the newly inaugurated American president, has released a cover of Rufus Wainwright's 'Going To A Town' as an anti-Donald Trump protest song, accompanied by a video including footage of the Women's March in London.

Rourkela (Odisha) [India], Jan 25 (ANI): At least five people got injured after a gas leakage from a blast furnace in Rourkela Steel Plant here on Wednesday.

New Delhi [India], Jan. 16 (ANI): With the out-of-the-blue apology by 16-year-old Zaira Wasim, who played the critically acclaimed role of Geeta Phogat in Dangal sending shockwaves across the nation, National Conference leader Omar Abdullah on Monday came down heavily on Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, who had earlier met the actress following which trolls broke out on the social media.