Girl injured in J&K firing dead

  Srinagar: A 14-year-old girl who was injured in a firing incident in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam district earlier this week, died on Saturday in a hospital here, police said. Muskaan Jan succumbed to c

2 killed in accident on Delhi’s Signature Bridge 

2 killed in accident on Delhi’s Signature Bridge  New Delhi: Two medical students on a motorcycle were killed on Friday after ramming into a divider on the new Signature Bridge here and falling into the Yamuna river, police said.

Kolkata Mayor Sovan Chatterjee resigns

Kolkata Mayor Sovan Chatterjee resigns Kolkata: Days after stepping down from West Bengal Fire and Housing Ministry, Kolkata Mayor Sovan Chatterjee on Thursday tendered his resignation from the post of the city municipal corporation.

SC drops contempt case against Manoj Tiwari

  New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday dropped contempt proceedings against Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari for breaking the seal of a commercial establishment while observing that his actions were “painful and shocking”.

Our sense of aesthetics commodified: Devdutt Pattanaik

Our sense of aesthetics commodified: Devdutt Pattanaik Kolkata: Noting that the modern-day education system is indifferent about the disappearing old art forms while our sense of aesthetics is getting increasingly commodified, writer-mythol

9 of family killed in MP road accident

9 of family killed in MP road accident Bhopal: Nine members of a family were killed and four others injured in a collision between a truck and a SUV in Madhya Pradesh’s Sagar district on Wednesday morning, police said.

Tel Aviv to Goa: Direct connectivity soon

Tel Aviv to Goa: Direct connectivity soon Panaji: There will soon be direct flight connectivity between Israel’s Tel Aviv and India’s tourist hub Goa as a step to forge stronger ties between both nations, which completed 25 year

Congress MP from Kerala M.I.Shahnawaz dead

  Chennai/Thiruvananthapuram: Congress Working President in Kerala and Lok Sabha member from Wayanad, M.I. Shahnawaz passed away at a private hospital in Chennai on Wednesday, a party leader said. He was 67. &ldquo

Dhabas not hygienic, JNU mulls food courts

  Dhabas not hygienic, JNU mulls food courts New Delhi: The iconic “dhabas” of the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) may soon be forced to compete with the food court-style rest

Separatist leader killed in J&K

Separatist leader killed in J&K Srinagar: A leader of Syed Ali Shah Geelani’s Tehreek-e-Hurriyat group was shot dead by unidentified gunmen on Tuesday in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag district, police said.

Voting begins for 2nd phase of Chhattisgarh Assembly polls

The voting for the second and final phase of Chhattisgarh Assembly elections began on Tuesday, 20 November amid high-level of security in view of Naxal attacks. Over one lakh security personnel have been deployed for the elections, for 72 seats spread across 19 districts, with the ruling BJP wrestling it out with the opposition Congress and