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Ghaziabad: Viral video shows passport officer thrash applicant

12 Sep 2019

Ghaziabad: Viral video shows passport officer thrash applicant

In a shocking incident, a man was allegedly beaten by a government officer at the Regional Passport Office (RPO), Ghaziabad, over presenting digital documents for the renewal of his passport.

Vijayawada: Man beheads wife, walks with severed head in hand

12 Aug 2019

Vijayawada: Man beheads wife, walks with severed head in hand

In a horrid incident, a man beheaded his wife in broad daylight in Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, yesterday, and walked the streets with the decapitated head.

J&K: Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti put under house arrest

05 Aug 2019

J&K: Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti put under house arrest

Amid growing uncertainty in Jammu and Kashmir, the government in a late-night move put former Chief Ministers Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti as well as Sajad Lone under house arrest.

Modi didn't ask Trump for mediation, says EAM in Parliament

23 Jul 2019

Modi didn't ask Trump for mediation, says EAM in Parliament

US President Donald Trump's statement on Kashmir dispute created a furor in India, prompting Minister of External Affairs S Jaishankar to clarify Centre's stand in the Parliament.

Kashmir dispute can't be solved bilaterally: Imran after meeting Trump

23 Jul 2019

Kashmir dispute can't be solved bilaterally: Imran after meeting Trump

After India denied seeking mediation help from US President Donald Trump to resolve the Kashmir issue, Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan said the matter can't be solved "bilaterally".

Trump claims Modi asked for mediation on Kashmir-issue, India denies

23 Jul 2019

Trump claims Modi asked for mediation on Kashmir-issue, India denies

Hours after the United States President Donald Trump made a tall claim that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has "requested" him to "mediate" on Kashmir dispute, India refuted it.

Businessman pays bail money for 17 inmates on his birthday

22 Jul 2019

Businessman pays bail money for 17 inmates on his birthday

A local businessman's birthday in Agra meant the release of 17 jail inmates who couldn't afford bail.

Pune engineer wants to be next Congress President

22 Jul 2019

Pune engineer wants to be next Congress President

Ever since Rahul Gandhi resigned as President of the Indian National Congress in May, the position has remained vacant.

Despite favorable ICJ verdict, Kulbhushan Jadhav's family is scared

18 Jul 2019

Despite favorable ICJ verdict, Kulbhushan Jadhav's family is scared

In what qualifies as a huge diplomatic win for India, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on Wednesday directed Pakistan to suspend Kulbhushan Jadhav's death sentence. ICJ also said India should be granted consular access to Jadhav, who is imprisoned since 2016.

Explained: All you need to know about Kulbhushan Jadhav's case

17 Jul 2019

Explained: All you need to know about Kulbhushan Jadhav's case

Today, all eyes of India and Pakistan are set towards International Court of Justice (ICJ), the primary judicial wing of UN, as it will give its verdict on Kulbhushan Jadhav's case.

For bat incident, BJP may send notice to Akash Vijayvargiya

04 Jul 2019

For bat incident, BJP may send notice to Akash Vijayvargiya

Akash Vijayvargiya, who thought it was absolutely fine to thrash a civic official, could soon receive a showcause notice from his party BJP.

After Akash Vijayvargiya's bat row, Modi to hold 'discipline sessions'

03 Jul 2019

After Akash Vijayvargiya's bat row, Modi to hold 'discipline sessions'

On Tuesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi sent a stern message that he will not tolerate unruly behavior of BJP members.

UK court permits Vijay Mallya to appeal against his extradition

02 Jul 2019

UK court permits Vijay Mallya to appeal against his extradition

In December last year, after the London Westminster Magistrates' Court ordered Vijay Mallya's extradition, Indian authorities jumped with joy. A few months later, in February, United Kingdom Home Secretary Sajid Javid cleared the extradition of the beleaguered businessman.

BJP MLA thrashes Municipal Corporation official with a bat

26 Jun 2019

BJP MLA thrashes Municipal Corporation official with a bat

In an outrageous incident captured on video, Indore BJP MLA Akash Vijayvargiya thrashed a Municipal Corporation officer, who was overseeing an anti-encroachment drive, with a cricket bat in Indore.

Despite rare medical condition, 28-year-old fulfils dream of becoming lawyer

25 Jun 2019

Despite rare medical condition, 28-year-old fulfils dream of becoming lawyer

On June 16, hundreds enrolled as advocates in the Kerala High Court, but 28-year-old Pramitha Augustine among them cuts a prominent figure.

Kolkata: Former Miss India Universe narrates how she was harassed

19 Jun 2019

Kolkata: Former Miss India Universe narrates how she was harassed

You can live in one of the poshest localities of a city, but that doesn't guarantee your safety. And if you think the police will help you, you could be mistaken.

Factories found giving illegal 'painkillers' to women during periods

15 Jun 2019

Factories found giving illegal 'painkillers' to women during periods

Much has been said of the exploitation of labor in our capitalist world, but it's not enough given how toxic labor abuse can get.

US: Indian student gets 5-year jail over $1mn tech scam

11 Jun 2019

US: Indian student gets 5-year jail over $1mn tech scam

A college student from India, who was interning in the United States, has been sentenced to 60 months in federal prison for running a telemarketing scam.

Trump blames India for pollution, says US has 'cleanest climate'

06 Jun 2019

Trump blames India for pollution, says US has 'cleanest climate'

United States President Donald Trump doesn't need to prove he's dumber than we already know, but he continues setting new lows for humankind.

India's pothole problem could soon be solved, thanks to IIM-B

05 Jun 2019

India's pothole problem could soon be solved, thanks to IIM-B

Almost as long as India has had pucca roads, we have dealt with the pothole problem and the package deal it comes with- road accidents, water-logging, traffic jams, etc.

#LoveIsLove: Pride parades across India since the first in 1999

05 Jun 2019

#LoveIsLove: Pride parades across India since the first in 1999

The month of June marks the Pride month to commemorate the 1969 Stonewall riots, which triggered the Pride movement globally. While Pride marches started off as early as 1970 in the United States, India had its first only in 1999.

Kerala: 19-year-old engineer fixes WhatsApp bug, gets honored by Facebook

05 Jun 2019

Kerala: 19-year-old engineer fixes WhatsApp bug, gets honored by Facebook

Social media giant Facebook hires the brightest minds in the world to offer the absolute best, bug-free experience to its users, however, recently, a bug did skip their eye.

Nagpur woman delivers own baby as hospital staff sleeps on

04 Jun 2019

Nagpur woman delivers own baby as hospital staff sleeps on

In a horrible incident of negligence by officials, a 23-year-old woman had to deliver her own child with no medical assistance at a government hospital on Monday.

Kerala woman appears for UPSC exam with oxygen cylinder

03 Jun 2019

Kerala woman appears for UPSC exam with oxygen cylinder

As she appeared for civil services preliminary examination on Sunday, Latheesha Ansari had more deterrents to face than most other candidates.

GoAir employee wishes mother 'Happy Birthday' in suicide note

01 Jun 2019

GoAir employee wishes mother 'Happy Birthday' in suicide note

In a tragic incident, a 19-year-old GoAir employee allegedly killed himself in Nagpur, the police said on Friday. The deceased hung himself on his mother's birthday on Thursday afternoon, leaving behind a suicide note where he wished her a happy birthday.

Did IIT Hyderabad researchers just crack making longer-lasting roads?

29 May 2019

Did IIT Hyderabad researchers just crack making longer-lasting roads?

Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Hyderabad have just come up with a unique model that could help in the construction of roads that last longer.

Sex racket busted from Gurugram Sector 57 rented house

27 May 2019

Sex racket busted from Gurugram Sector 57 rented house

On Saturday, a sex racket operating from Sushant Lok Phase-3 in Gurugram's Sector 57 was busted by the police.

Products made by prisoners to be available on Amazon, Flipkart

27 May 2019

Products made by prisoners to be available on Amazon, Flipkart

If the idea of owning a piece of garment or furniture with a cool backstory excites you, we have some good news. Pretty soon, you might be able to purchase products made by convicted jail inmates online.

Virat Kohli credits squad depth as India retain Test championship

01 Apr, 2019

Virat Kohli credits squad depth as India retain Test championship

The Indian team created history when they finished the year as the number one ranked Test team in the world.