DMK calls for applications from Lok Sabha, assembly bypoll aspirants

Chennai, Feb 23 (IANS) The DMK on Saturday announced application forms for those wanting to contest in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls and the bypolls to be held for 21 vacant assembly constituencies in Tamil Nadu...

Women again outnumber men in Mizoram voter list

EC lodges police complaint over fake NRI voting news

Harish Rawat “Congress to build Ram temple if it wins elections”

Pulwama not a poll issue, but can’t be ignored

Rahul Gandhi “Government doesn’t want to accept employment crisis”

New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday alleged that the Central government is not accepting the “employment crisis” in the country, and said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should discuss the issue...

Kejriwal plans fast from March 1 for full statehood

Toll in Assam hooch tragedy reaches 80

AAP MLAs slam Delhi LG for restricting works

Centre to deploy 100 companies of paramilitary forces in J&K

Why Are They Afraid Of Her?

-by Oliver D’Souza Priyanka Gandhi Vadra doesn’t come with much political experience as she has only sporadically campaigned for her mother Sonia Gandhi and brother Rahul in their Amethi and Raebareli constituencies. In recent years,...

Kashmir ‘BJP has moved far from Vajpayee’s time’

Will not allow rumours being spread to incite violence in Bengal

Twenty Years of ‘Lahore Declaration’ and Missed Opportunities

Pulwama exposes rising e-jehad in Valley

Jet shareholders approve conversion of loan into shares

Mumbai, Feb 23 (IANS) Shareholders of the beleaguered Jet Airways have approved a proposal to convert a part of company’s loans into shares with an overwhelming majority. The development assumes significance as the approval was required...

Mamata government creates DRI&E to tackle tax evasion, leakage of revenue

Delhi’s per capita income almost 3 times the national average

Odisha government obstructing Central projects worth Rs 1.36 lakh crore

How China’s BBK is giving the jitters to Samsung and Xiaomi in India

BJP youth activists held for trying to forcibly enter Eden Gardens

Kolkata, Feb 23 (IANS) Activists of Bharatiya Janata Party’s youth wing were arrested on Saturday for trying to forcibly enter the Eden Gardens here to demand pictures of Pakistan’s World Cup winning captain and current Prime...

Apurvi wins gold at shooting World Cup

I am in good place now, says fit-again Uthappa

ISL: Sougou hat-trick hands Mumbai play-off spot

Bisht helps India eves win against England in first ODI

Haryana cow vigilantism ‘police under political pressure ignoring the rule book’

Feb 23, A 25-year-old man from Jalalabad in Shamli district of Uttar Pradesh, identified as Naushad, was reportedly brutally thrashed by cow vigilantes at Bhalout village of Haryana’s Rohtak district on January 19 night on suspicion of...

Pakistan ‘takes control’ of JeM headquarters

From then to now: Inside the developments of 1960 Indus Waters Treaty

Post Pulwama strategies: A journalist and politician first to speak up

By Saeed Naqvi Feb 22 (IANS), Prem Shankar Jhas column in The Wire caused my mind to wander in an unlikely direction: Kanpur riots soon after the demolition of Babari Masjid. Jhas piece headlined “In...

Midnight drama before Maharashtra farmers suspend ‘long march’

As talks with government fail, farmers resume 200-km ‘long march’

Pakistan seizing control of ‘JeM HQ’ fabricated reports

Islamabad, Feb 23 (IANS) Pakistan Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry on Saturday called Indian media reports of the Pakistan government taking administrative control of the headquarters of Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) “fabricated”, claiming that the facility was a madrasa...

Venezuela completely closes border with Colombia

India, Pakistan facing ‘very dangerous situation’

US Indian community holds anti-terror protests at Pakistani, Chinese consulates

Almost 7 mn face hunger in South Sudan: UN

New Horizons spacecraft sends sharpest view of Ultima Thule

Washington, Feb 23 (IANS) NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft has sent back the sharpest possible pictures of the Kuiper Belt Object (KBO), nicknamed Ultima Thule, captured just before its closest approach. The new images of Ultima Thule...

What led to dinosaurs’ extinction?

New DNA-like molecule to aid search for alien life

First product of Apple’s electric car project could be a van

Quit smoking to offset arthritis risk

New York, Feb 23 (IANS) Long-term smoking cessation in women was associated with a lower risk of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) compared to those who had recently quit, a new study has shown. Rheumatoid arthritis is a...

Hypertension most common NCD screened at health and wellness centres in India

Saffron a promising herbal medicine for treating ADHD

Garlic, onion lower colorectal cancer risk

India’s top cardiac surgeon Panda’s heart beats for wildlife photography

By Quaid Najmi Mumbai, Feb 23 (IANS) Unknown to many, India’s renowned cardiac surgeon Dr. Ramakanta Panda – who performed a heart bypass surgery on former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh 10 years ago – harbours a...

Tortoise thought to be extinct rediscovered after 113 years

Winter will stretch to the first week of March: Experts

Fresh snowfall, landslides shut Jammu-Srinagar highway