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Lok Sabha adjourned sine die amid coronavirus crisis

23 Mar 2020

Lok Sabha adjourned sine die amid coronavirus crisis

With coronavirus positive cases continuing to rise across India, the Lok Sabha was adjourned sine die on Monday after the Finance Bill, 2020, was passed without discussion.

Pakistan showcases rare documents linked to Jallianwala Bagh massacre

21 Apr 2019

Pakistan showcases rare documents linked to Jallianwala Bagh massacre

For the first time in its history, Pakistan has put on display some of the rare documents of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre to mark its 100th anniversary.

Ghaziabad: Former BJP youth wing leader Bhagat Singh shot dead

03 Dec 2018

Ghaziabad: Former BJP youth wing leader Bhagat Singh shot dead

Former district vice president of the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM), Bhagat Singh Khari (30) was shot dead by three bike-borne assailants in the early hours today in Ghaziabad's Loni.

#ChhattisgarhElections: For real life 'Newtons', this is a revolution

12 Nov 2018

#ChhattisgarhElections: For real life 'Newtons', this is a revolution

Rajkummar Rao's 'Newton' which showed the plight of Maoist hit areas through the lens of a poll officer went on to be India's official entry in Oscars in 2017.

Bapu's birth-anniversary: India needs his ideals more than ever now

02 Oct 2018

Bapu's birth-anniversary: India needs his ideals more than ever now

Whatever may be your opinion of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, the man, there's no denying that the principles he promulgated and tried to live up to are bulletproof, timeless.

UP: Two youths held for raping 28-year-old woman

13 Sep 2018

UP: Two youths held for raping 28-year-old woman

A 28-year-old woman was allegedly raped by two youths after she was abducted from her house in Uttar Pradesh's Shamli district, police said today.

Beyond Lagaan, RDB: Watch these 5 movies on Independence Day

15 Aug 2018

Beyond Lagaan, RDB: Watch these 5 movies on Independence Day

It's been 72 years since we got Independence from the oppressing British Raj. Today is the perfect day to remember the heroes who made this possible and watch patriotic movies.

This special Delhi Metro train will spread patriotism. Here's how

13 Aug 2018

This special Delhi Metro train will spread patriotism. Here's how

Ahead of the Independence Day celebrations, the Delhi Metro has come up with a unique design for a train to spread the message of patriotism.

After angry Hanuman, artist Karan Acharya creates stoic Ram

30 Jul 2018

After angry Hanuman, artist Karan Acharya creates stoic Ram

Karan Acharya from Mangaluru became a household name after his angry Hanuman vector art was seen almost everywhere.

Depressed Agra youth live-streams suicide as 2,750 people watch

12 Jul 2018

Depressed Agra youth live-streams suicide as 2,750 people watch

The tale of this 24-year-old Agra youth brings to the fore two burning issues: depression and apathy.

DU admissions: Some colleges might reopen popular courses under third-list

28 Jun 2018

DU admissions: Some colleges might reopen popular courses under third-list

Admissions to Delhi University (DU) under the second cut-off list have filled nearly half the seats, and many popular colleges are unlikely to issue a third list for in-demand courses.

#SemiFinals2019: Looking back at leaders' gaffes during Karnataka campaign

15 May 2018

#SemiFinals2019: Looking back at leaders' gaffes during Karnataka campaign

Before Karnataka went to vote on May 12, the state was home to political heavyweights like Narendra Modi, Amit Shah, and Rahul Gandhi. Even Sonia Gandhi came to Karnataka streets to connect with citizens, for the first time after two years.

For the first time, Pakistan displays Bhagat Singh's case file

27 Mar 2018

For the first time, Pakistan displays Bhagat Singh's case file

Eighty-seven years after Bhagat Singh was hanged for the murder of a British police officer, Pakistan on Monday for the first time displayed some records of the legendary freedom fighter's case file including his execution certificate.

5-foot English-speaking robot to guide visitors at Jaipur Wax Museum

25 Mar 2018

5-foot English-speaking robot to guide visitors at Jaipur Wax Museum

Rajasthan's famous Jaipur Wax Museum, situated on the premises of the famous Nahargarh Fort on the Aravali Hills, is all set to introduce a robot to welcome its visitors.

Pakistani-groups want Bhagat Singh to be declared their "National Hero"

24 Mar 2018

Pakistani-groups want Bhagat Singh to be declared their "National Hero"

Freedom fighter Bhagat Singh's 87th death anniversary was observed in Lahore by two groups of people who demanded to declare him a "national hero" of Pakistan.

Bhopal: College suspends student for calling teachers 'anti-national' on FB

23 Mar 2018

Bhopal: College suspends student for calling teachers 'anti-national' on FB

A student of the Motilal Vigyan Mahavidyalay (MVM) in Bhopal was expelled for one year after she termed its teaching staff as "anti-nationals" in her Facebook post.

Anna Hazare is back in Delhi with his anti-corruption protest

23 Mar 2018

Anna Hazare is back in Delhi with his anti-corruption protest

Seven years after his hunger strike shook the then UPA government, anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare is back at Delhi's iconic Ramlila Maidan.

Bapu's death-anniversary: India needs his ideals more than ever now

30 Jan 2018

Bapu's death-anniversary: India needs his ideals more than ever now

Whatever may be your opinion of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, the man, there's no denying that the principles he promulgated and tried to live up to are bulletproof, timeless.

Report: First film under Prasoon Joshi denied certificate

23 Aug 2017

Report: First film under Prasoon Joshi denied certificate

Only days after taking over as the Chairman of Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC), Prasoon Joshi banned the first film that came for certification under his leadership.

Bollywood actor Sitaram Panchal of 'Peepli Live' fame dies

10 Aug 2017

Bollywood actor Sitaram Panchal of 'Peepli Live' fame dies

Bollywood actor Sitaram Panchal, famed for his performance in 'Paan Singh Tomar', passed away this morning. He had been undergoing treatment for cancer since 2014.

BSF to return Bhagat Singh's Gun to Punjab

22 Apr 2017

BSF to return Bhagat Singh's Gun to Punjab

The BSF is reportedly considering a request to return Bhagat Singh's pistol, which is currently on display at the BSF museum in Indore, to the museum in Khatkar Kalan, Bhagat Singh's birthplace.

Vasai youth shot dead in Jamaica

11 Feb 2017

Vasai youth shot dead in Jamaica

25-year-old Vasai youth Rakesh Talreja was shot dead during an armed robbery at his place in Kingston, Jamaica.

Sanjeev Sanyal appointed new Principal Economic Adviser

04 Feb 2017

Sanjeev Sanyal appointed new Principal Economic Adviser

Former Chief Economist and Director of Global Markets Research in Deutsche Bank, Sanjeev Sanyal has been appointed India's new Principal Economic Adviser.

'Range De Basanti' conference held on Bhagat Singh's birth anniversary

28 Sep 2016

'Range De Basanti' conference held on Bhagat Singh's birth anniversary

Barnala, Punjab, was witness to the 'Range De Basanti' conference held on 27th September, 2016, to celebrate the 109th birth year of Bhagat Singh.