58 Dussehra revellers crushed by train in Punjab, police begin probe

The Punjab Police has launched an investigation into the Dusshera tragedy here on Friday evening in which a local train crushed at least 58 people while watching the burning of a Ravana... Read more »

Russia to strengthen coordination with China for common interests: Vladimir Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that his country is ready to further strengthen coordination and cooperation with China to safeguard and promote common interests and global peace and development. Russia applauds... Read more »

Delhi government forms inspection team to check pollution

With Delhi air quality worsening, Environment Minister Imran Hussain on Thursday formed an inspection team to carry out surprise checks in the capital to check air pollution violations. Hussain asserted that the... Read more »

Whether #MeToo stays or fizzles out, people will be wary: Neena Gupta

The most substantial impact of the #MeToo movement, which took off in India following actress Tanushree Dutta’s sexual harassment allegations against actor Nana Patekar, is that people now will be wary of... Read more »

Shuttler Saina Nehwal in Denmark Open quarter-finals

Star Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal stormed into the quarter-finals of the Denmark Open, defeating second seed Akane Yamaguchi in the second round match here on Thursday. In a match which lasted 36... Read more »

India might be removed from US currency monitoring list

The United States might exclude India from “the monitoring list” of its “major trading partners that merit close attention to their currency practices and macroeconomic policies”. The US in April 2018 included... Read more »

Congress lost Karnataka poll on minority tag to Lingayats: Shivakumar, Minister for Water Resources

In an unusual revelation, a senior Karnataka Minister has admitted that the religious minority status granted to the powerful Lingayat community by the previous Congress government led to its defeat in the... Read more »

US President Donald Trump proposes cutting federal agencies’ funds to reduce deficit

US President Donald Trump announced that he intends to reduce the American federal budget deficit by cutting financing to every government agency and department by 5 per cent. “I’m going to ask... Read more »

India face hosts Oman in Asian Champions Trophy opener

┬áDefending champions India will look to open their 5th Asian Champions Trophy campaign with a convincing performance as they face hosts Oman in their opening match at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex... Read more »

Reliance Jio posts Rs 681 crore profit in Q2

Reliance Jio, a subsidiary of Reliance Industries Limited, on Wednesday said it posted a standalone net profit of Rs 681 crore in the quarter through September on the back of (as yet)... Read more »