Congress leaves 5 seats for Left Front in Bengal

Kolkata, March 20 (IANS) Amid the ongoing impasse over sharing of seats for the Lok Sabha elections in West Bengal, the Congress on Wednesday decided to leave five seats for the Left Front, but said it...

Congress-NC alliance for Lok Sabha polls in J&K

Former BJP MP joins Congress, may contest LS polls

Unhappy BJD leaders pose headache for party

Kejriwal “Vote for Modi if you want your kids to become watchmen”

ED allowed to question Geelani’s son-in-law

New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) A court here on Wednesday allowed the Enforcement Directorate to question Altaf Ahmad Shah, son-in-law of Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Geelani, and two others who are in judicial custody on charges...

Goa CM Pramod Sawant wins trust vote

BJP, Congress men fight as Priyanka visits Varanasi

HC notice to Daati Maharaj on CBI challenging bail

Fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi arrested in London

Voters happiest with Kerala, Rajasthan, Gujarat MPs

New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) Voters in Kerala, Rajasthan and Gujarat are most satisfied with their outgoing Members of Parliament (MPs) while those in Uttarakhand, Goa, Uttar Pradesh and Tamil Nadu are least happy with the...

JGU launches report on higher education in India

Congress faces alliance troubles

Which way is political wind blowing in Bengal’s tea gardens?

3,000 IS kids living in ‘extremely dire conditions’

PNB stocks surge over 4% after Nirav Modi’s arrest

Mumbai, March 20 (IANS) The Punjab National Bank (PNB) stock surged over 4 per cent on Wednesday following the arrest in the UK of Nirav Modi, who is accused in the Rs 13,500- crore PNB fraud...

J&K ropes in Tatas to promote IT-enabled services

Hyderabad Metro rolls into IT hub

Mindtree board to discuss proposed buyback offer

India is key focus area, 3D printers next big thing

IPL: 5 players who could be playing their last season

By Kaushik Kumar New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) Since 2008, the yearly edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) has served as a launchpad for several budding talents and it is expected that this year will...

Delhi have one of the best bowling attack: Ishant

India out to break AFC U-23 cup qualification jinx

Chennai City take pole position in I-League awards

I-League clubs open to rethink Super Cup participation

Re-writing History, Saffronising Education: Remembering Nangeli lest the government makes us forget

March 20, In December 2016, as part of a curriculum rationalisation exercise initiated under the BJP government, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) issued a circular to all its affiliated schools informing them that...

Pakistan: It is more of the same

Men, machinery and mind of RSS behind BJP’s poll power punch

India hints won’t attend April’s Belt and Road forum

By Gaurav Sharma Beijing, March 20 (IANS) India cannot be a part of China’s Belt and Road Initiative as it ignores its core concerns on sovereignty and territorial integrity, Indian envoy to Beijing has said. Beijing...

UNSC undermining General Assembly’s authority: India

Ashwiny “Stories should be unapologetically Indian”

Theresa May not to seek long delay of Brexit

London, March 20 (IANS) British Prime Minister Theresa May will not seek a long delay to the Brexit process when she asks European Union leaders for more time to secure Parliament’s backing for a withdrawal deal,...

Indonesia floods, landslides toll crosses 107

NZ PM Ardern calls for global fight against racism

Toll in Zimbabwe cyclone-induced floods reaches 98

US, Brazil sign space technology safeguard agreement

Russia-US’ Venus space probe to be launched in 2027

Moscow, March 20 (IANS) A Russian-US joint interplanetary probe to Venus will be possibly launched in 2027, said a Russian scientist. “The launch windows in 2026, at the end of 2027, in 2029 and 2031 are...

Netflix won’t be part of Apple streaming platform

Now Spotify hits back, calls Apple ‘monopolist’

WhatsApp new beta checks images shared on app

A brain circuit can help reverse craving for liquor

New York, March 19 (IANS) Scientists have found that they can reverse the urge to drink alcohol, finds a study, which may open the door to developing drug or gene therapies to control alcohol addiction. The...

Coffee compounds may reduce prostate cancer risk

Ears can be used for ECG to predict heart rhythm

29 medical device firms found violating norms

1 bn Indians live in water scarce areas

New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) As many as one billion people in India live in areas of physical water scarcity, of which 600 million are in areas of high to extreme water stress, according to a...

Dead whale in Philippines ate 40 kg of plastic

Freezing sea water to fight global warming proposed

El Niño might upset monsoon this year