Ahead of US President Donald Trump's first official visit to India who will arrive on February 24 and indulge with PM Modi on a number of events, a cargo plane of the US Air Force on Monday landed at the Ahmedabad International Airport with various security-related equipment and a large SUV-like vehicle with multiple antennas mounted on it, said a police official.
Mainland China reported 1,886 new virus cases and 98 more deaths for a total of 1,868 in its update Tuesday, following a report that 80% of cases have been mild, prompting guarded optimism from health officials.
Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora has named Election Commissioner Sushil Chandra as his nominee for the proposed Delimitation Commission for Jammu and Kashmir. A Commission spokesperson said following a request from the government, Arora named Chandra as his nominee for the proposed commission.
Suzuki Motorcycle India Pvt Ltd (SMIPL) on Monday launched BS-VI compliant version of its 125cc scooter Burgman Street model priced at Rs 77,900 (ex-showroom Delhi). The new Burgman Street is equipped with fuel injection technology and integrated engine start and kill switch to offer smoother riding experience at less emissions, the company said in a statement.
China said Monday it may postpone its annual congress in March, its biggest political meeting of the year, as the military dispatched hundreds more medical workers and extra supplies to the city hit hardest by a 2-month-old virus outbreak.
Over 3,000 trains were cancelled last year due to maintenance works on the Indian Railways network, the highest since 2014, the national transporter said in response to an RTI query. This indicates that the railways has undertaken large-scale repair and development projects which when completed will make the network more modern and safe, a railway official said.
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In a shocking incident, a five-month-old baby girl was allegedly raped on Sunday night by her cousin brother. The child was found late on Sunday night and taken to a hospital where she died during treatment. According to reports, the incident took place in a marriage hall in Mandia on police circle. The victim's mother had come from Hardoi district to attend a wedding on Sunday.
MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar has made a strong statement after Turkish President's comments on Kashmir, saying that Erdogen's remarks reflect neither an understanding of history nor of the conduct of diplomacy.They distort events of the...
Jaish-e-Mohammad supremo Masood Azhar has gone missing, Pakistan claimed ahead of the meeting of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) which will take up the Pakistan dossier for discussion on Friday. The FATF plenary started in Paris on Sunday.
CDS General Bipin Rawat on Monday said that India was looking to set up two to five theatre commands, and the first one is scheduled to be rolled out by 2022. He also said that he favours a policy of staggered procurement of big-ticket purchases, including the acquisition of 114 fighter jets.
A toxic gas leak killed five people and sickened dozens of others in a coastal residential area in Pakistan’s port city of Karachi, police said Monday. The source of the leak, which occurred on Sunday night, and the type of gas that had leaked were not immediately known. There was no suspicion of sabotage.
A new video of a scuffle between cops and students at Jamia Millia Islamia library has surfaced showing another angle to the violence that erupted on December 15, 2019. The video shows police entering the library and taking action against students who escaped to the study room wearing masks.
Former MLA and Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD)National Spokesman Majinder Singh Sira has claimed that a 17-year-old Hindu girl has been abducted in Pakistan. Sirsa used to represent Rajouri Garden constituency in Delhi assembly. The latest incident...
AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi has tweeted a photo of Preamble of the Constitution tagging Prime Ministers' Office (PMO) after reports surfaced that a seat (berth) in newly launched India's 3rd private train Kashi Mahakal Express has been reserved for Lord Shiva. According to reports, a seat-berth number 64 of coach B5 in Kashi Mahakal Express (Varanasi-Indore) has been turned into a mini-temple of Lord Shiva.
The Shiv Sena on Monday said the ongoing preparation for the much-awaited visit of US President Donald Trump is a reflection of the "slave mentality" of Indians. Trump''s India trip is like the visit of a "Badshah" (emperor), an editorial in Sena mouthpiece ''Saamana'' said.
Three persons including an engineer were killed and three others injured when an under-construction bridge on Farakka barrage collapsed in Baishnabnagar of West Bengal's Malda district on Sunday night, officials said. However, Congress MLA Moinul Haq claimed four people had died.
Three Kashmiri engineering students who had been charged with sedition for allegedly chanting pro-Pakistan slogans in their hostel room in Hubli were on Sunday granted bail after furnishing a bond under Section 169 of the...
Vodafone Idea could be the largest bankruptcy ever in India as the inability to pay dues under the adjusted gross revenue (AGR) may push the Vodafone Plc and Aditya Birla joint venture in that direction....
Congress leader and spiritual Guru Acharya Pramod Krishnam alleged that Kejriwal is not anti-Modi. Taking on Twitter Acharya Pramod wrote The way Kejriwal spoke today, one thing is clear that he might not be a Modi supporter but he is not anti-Modi. Kejriwal in his speech said that he wants to work in coordination with the Union Government.
When Arvind Kejriwal gave his speech at the Ramlila Maidan to mark the dawn of his third tenure in office in the national capital, authority andexuberance were glittering of his personality. Words were coming out...
Japanese carmaker Honda is bringing to the Indian market the next generation of Honda City. The 2020 model of Honda's best selling car in India is both bigger, and better looking than the outgoing model. If you are looking to sedan in Rs 10-15 lakh budget, you might want to hold on till the new Honda City is here.
A 26-year-old Bihari woman has proved language is no barrier as she emerged the topper in a literacy examination conducted in Kerala for migrant labourers. Romiya Kathur, hailing from a nondescript village in Bihar, scored the first rank with full 100 marks in the examination held by the Kerala State Literacy Mission Authority recently. She had reached Kerala in search of a job along with her husband Saifullah and settled down in Umayanalloor in southern Kollam district in 2014.
The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) to decide on Pakistan's fate starts today in the French capital Paris. The terror financing watchdog will assess the steps that Imran Khan government has taken against the terrorist organisations operating from its soil and then take a call whether Pakistan will be taken out of the Grey List of FATF or ask it to do more.
A CCTV video showing Police personnel beating students of Jamia MilliaIsllamiaUniversity inside the library has surfaced on social media. The video, which was shared by a Twitter handle Jamia Coordination Committee has also been retweeted...
Prime Minister Narendra Modiwill begin his two-day visit to Varanasi today during which he will inaugurate over 30 projects, including a 430-bed super-specialty government hospital. Modi will also inaugurate 'KashiEkRoopAnek', a cultural arts and handicrafts...
Authorities have imposed Section 144 in Uttar Pradesh's Gautam Budh Nagar district to maintain peace during the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) board exams for Class 10 and 12. Board exams have started from Saturday....
A Turkish delegation will travel to Russia on Monday to discuss the situation in Syrias Idlib province amid mounting fears of a humanitarian disaster there, Turkeys foreign minister said. Hundreds of thousands of civilians in Idlib province are scrambling to escape a widening, multi-front offensive by Syrian President Bashar Assads forces.
China reported 143 virus deaths and a dip in new cases Saturday while the head of the World Health Organization praised the countrys efforts to contain the new disease, saying they have bought the world time and that other nations must make the most of it.