After 74-day struggle, Jayalalithaa loses battle with life
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After 74-day struggle, Jayalalithaa loses battle with life

Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa, one of India’s most charismatic political leaders, died here on Monday night after a bitter 74-day battle for life, ending an era in Tamil…

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SC notice to search engines on sexual offences videos, cybercrime
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SC notice to search engines on sexual offences videos, cybercrime

New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday sought responses from three Internet search engines and social networking site Facebook on a plea that sought curbs…

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Jet Airways commences four-day fare sale
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Jet Airways commences four-day fare sale

New Delhi, Dec 5: Jet Airways on Monday announced a four-day fare sale starting at Rs 899 on select sectors across its domestic network. According to the airline major,…

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Old Rs 500 notes to be accepted in NH toll booths till Dec 15: Govt
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Old Rs 500 notes to be accepted in NH toll booths till Dec 15: Govt

The government on Monday said that toll on National Highways across the country can be paid using old Rs 500 notes till December 15, the Press Trust of…

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INS Betwa slips during undocking in Mumbai dockyard 
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INS Betwa slips during undocking in Mumbai dockyard 

Mumbai/New Delhi, Dec 5: Guided missile frigate INS Betwa slipped while undocking at the Naval Dockyard in Mumbai on Monday, an official said. While 14 personnel were evacuated…

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Payments above Rs 5000 by govt depts to be now made through e-payments: Finance Ministry
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Payments above Rs 5000 by govt depts to be now made through e-payments: Finance Ministry

Ministries have been asked to use e-payment facilities to pay all suppliers where the dues are more than Rs 5,000. Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has ordered all…

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Jayalalithaa’s condition very critical, says hospital
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Jayalalithaa’s condition very critical, says hospital

Chennai, Dec 5 (IANS) The condition of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa is “very critical”, Apollo Hospitals said on Monday. A brief statement said the AIADMK leader,…

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PM Narendra Modi is Time’s ‘Person of the Year’
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PM Narendra Modi is Time’s ‘Person of the Year’

FLASH PM Narendra Modi has won the online reader’s poll for TIME magazine’s Person of the Year, 2016. Prime Minister Narendra Modi was on Monday declared as the…

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Jayalalithaa critical, supporter dies of shock
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Jayalalithaa critical, supporter dies of shock

Chennai, Dec 5: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa was in a critical condition after suffering a cardiac arrest and is being treated by a team of specialists at…

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Youth found murdered
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Youth found murdered

A youth was found stabbed to death near a school here on Sunday morning, police said. The body was found near the private school in Sangam Vihar of…

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India beat Pakistan to lift Women’s Asia Cup title
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India beat Pakistan to lift Women’s Asia Cup title

India defeated Pakistan by 17 runs to retain the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) Women’s Twenty20 Asia Cup title at the Asian Institute of Technology Ground here on Sunday…

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Current Indian team reminds me of the one in 2002-03: Sachin
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Current Indian team reminds me of the one in 2002-03: Sachin

New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar on Saturday rated the current Indian team as the best in the world, asserting that the national squad reminds…

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National-level shooter alleges rape by ‘coach’; FIR filed against accused
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National-level shooter alleges rape by ‘coach’; FIR filed against accused

A national-level shooter alleged rape against a fellow sportsperson, who doubled up as her coach. She alleged him of spiking her drink and raping her; the police filed…

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Woman delivers baby in bank while waiting in queue to withdraw cash
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Woman delivers baby in bank while waiting in queue to withdraw cash

Women present in the queue helped Sarvesha, 30, deliver the baby after an ambulance failed to reach the Punjab National Bank’s Jhinjhak branch in Kanpur, reported Hindustan Times.…

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Pakistan will never leave Kashmiris: Nawaz Sharif
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Pakistan will never leave Kashmiris: Nawaz Sharif

Islamabad/Srinagar | Dec 03 (PTK): Pakistan will continue extending moral, political, and diplomatic support to the peaceful freedom struggle of the people of Kashmir. This was stated by…

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50 per cent reduction likely in tax collection, says Sisodia
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50 per cent reduction likely in tax collection, says Sisodia

There may be a reduction of almost 50 per cent in tax collections due to demonetisation, Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said on Saturday. Sisodia added that…

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People’s mindset is changing due to T20: Tendulkar
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People’s mindset is changing due to T20: Tendulkar

India’s batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar on Saturday said the mentality of people had changed due to the popularity of Twenty20 cricket and technology. Tendulkar, who retired from Test…

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US woman gang-raped inside five-star hotel room in Delhi
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US woman gang-raped inside five-star hotel room in Delhi

Delhi has once again woken up hearing the story of a brutal gang rape and this time the victim is a tourist from the United States who was allegedly…

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India, Qatar sign agreements on visas, cyberspace, investments
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India, Qatar sign agreements on visas, cyberspace, investments

New Delhi, Dec 3: India and Qatar on Saturday signed four agreements on visas, cyberspace and investments following delegation-level talks led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Qatari…

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Demonetisation: 27 senior PSU banks officials suspended
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Demonetisation: 27 senior PSU banks officials suspended

NEW DELHI: In a major crackdown on bank employees involved in irregularities post demonetisation, as many as 27 senior officials of various public sector banks have been suspended…

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