India News | Reported by Bhairavi Singh, Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday October 22, 2015
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, who has been attacked by the opposition over the death of two Dalit children who were burnt alive at a village near Delhi, visited their family today and assured them that the guilty would be punished soon. The chief minister was expected to meet them yesterday, but his visit was cancelled in the wake of ...
Kolkata News | Press Trust of India | Monday October 19, 2015
In view of the massive rush almost leading to a stampede-like situation yesterday, Kolkata Police today "permanently" stopped the entry of people inside Deshapriya Park in south Kolkata to view the tallest Durga idol, citing security and safety reasons.
India News | Reported by Nazir Masoodi and Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Monday October 19, 2015
Separatist groups have called for a shutdown in Kashmir today to protest the death of a truck driver who was attacked with a petrol bomb in Udhampur following beef rumours around 10 days ago. Police have restricted movement in parts of Srinagar after clashes broke out yesterday, hours after the news of Zahid Ahmad's death.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 18, 2015
Ahead of the third one-day international or ODI match between India and South Africa today, the Rajkot administration yesterday banned mobile internet services in the district. The services will remain suspended from 10pm Saturday night till the end of the match.
Offbeat | Subuhi Parvez | Tuesday October 6, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his guest German Chancellor Angela Merkel, seen in complementary colors today, almost wore the same shade of blue yesterday during their meeting in the Capital.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 4, 2015
Railways today appealed to the Punjab government to prevent farmers' unions, which yesterday rejected the compensation announced for cotton growers who have suffered crop losses and threatened to intensify their stir, from disrupting train services in the state.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 4, 2015
Opposition parties in West Bengal today demanded re-election in both Bidhannagar and Asansol municipal corporations, alleging that votes were looted amid violence turning yesterday's polls into a 'farce'.
Press Trust of India | Saturday October 3, 2015
The precious metal, after five sessions of losses, recovered 2.1 per cent to $1,136.60 an ounce in New York yesterday as the US payrolls rose less than expected in September and wages stagnated, weakening the case for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates this year.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 28, 2015
Internet services were fully restored today in Jammu and Kashmir, three days after the government terminated data services fearing trouble during the festival of Eid-ul-Azha. Though landline broadband services resumed at 8 PM yesterday, mobile data services were restored at 10 AM this morning.
Kolkata News | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Tuesday September 22, 2015
Toy pistols in hand, Left MLAs demonstrated inside the West Bengal Assembly today and demanded answers from chief minister Mamata Banerjee about action against her party workers who were caught on camera yesterday brandishing and even firing real 9 mm pistols during a procession at Kandi in Murshidabad district.
Kolkata News | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Friday August 28, 2015
Fresh battle lines have been drawn in West Bengal with chief minister Mamata Banerjee today criticising the Left parties for clashes in Kolkata yesterday, threatening to 'finish' such protests in a minute. Her warning comes as the Left said that their shutdown on September 2 would be historic.
India News | Written by Sandeep Phukan | Tuesday August 25, 2015
Playing down the imminent exit of rebel Congress leader, Himanta Biswa Sarma from the party, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today said, "No individual is bigger than an ideology," and his joining the BJP would not alter the Congress' fortunes. Earlier on Sunday, Mr Sarma had met BJP president Amit Shah yesterday, and said that he would be joining...
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 25, 2015
A 26-year-old biker, who was arrested yesterday on charges of sexual harassment and criminal intimidation of a young woman in New Delhi, was today granted bail, police said.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday August 6, 2015
Mohammad Naved, the Pakistani terrorist captured yesterday after an attack on a security convoy in Jammu and Kashmir's Udhampur, has claimed that he did not know his partner and they entered India in separate groups. Naved was questioned through the night and much of today before being handed over to central agencies.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 28, 2015
Three children drowned in a canal in Vaishali district of Bihar, a police official today said. Ravishankar Kumar (6), Dolly Kumari (5) and Soni Kumari (6) were playing along the canal's side yesterday evening when the ground beneath their feet gave away and they fell in the waterbody, Goraul Station House Officer Dilip Kumar said.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday July 14, 2015
The breakthroughs between Pakistan and India accomplished by recent talks between Narendra Modi and Nawaz Sharif are not disintegrating, sources in the government told NDTV today, attributing aggressive comments made yesterday by a top Pakistani official to posturing for "a domestic audience."
Others News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 2, 2015
A fresh landslip was today reported at Gayabari, 56 km from Darjeeling today, cutting off the road link between Darjeeling and Mirik which alone had accounted for 21 deaths in yesterday's landslides, an official of West Bengal's Disaster Management Department said.
India News | Agencies | Monday June 1, 2015
North India is likely to get a respite from the torrid heat today - rain and summer storms are on the cards. But the monsoon, which was to reach Kerala yesterday, is likely to play truant for a few more days.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 26, 2015
As many as 50 people have been killed in yesterday's earthquake in Bihar, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today said and directed government officials to carry out relief work for the affected on a war footing.
India News | Reported by Uma Sudhir | Saturday April 4, 2015
A police constable and two suspected gangsters, who allegedly killed a constable and a home guard yesterday morning, were killed in an encounter in Nalgonda District, Telangana today, say officials. Two police personnel - a Circle inspector and Sub-inspector - have also been injured.
Friday March 27, 2015
The Nifty is likely to open flat on Friday as indicated by futures trade on Singapore Stock Exchange. Foreign investors who were net buyers of Indian equities for last few sessions sold stocks worth Rs 521 crore in cash market yesterday. However, domestic investors were net buyers to the tune of Rs 687 crore. Trading volumes spurred yesterday; cash...
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 24, 2015
The Tamil Nadu Government yesterday threatened to call off the bilateral talks between fishermen of India and Sri Lanka today if 54 fishermen from Tamil Nadu, were not released as assured by the Sri Lankan Government.
Friday February 13, 2015
The Nifty is likely to open higher on Friday tracking positive global market. A higher close today will extend the winning streak to four days instilling confidence in investors after the reverses of last week. Foreign investors continued to be net seller of Indian equities. They sold a net of Rs 406 crore in the cash market yesterday; domestic inv...
Delhi News | Reported by Sidharth Pandey; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Wednesday January 21, 2015
Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal set out in an open truck surrounded by party leaders and supporters in a big show of strength in the capital yesterday, but could not reach the office of the District Magistrate's office in time to file his nomination papers for the Delhi assembly elections. He will do that today now.