Ahead of meeting CM, Sonbhadra victims demand money, land as compensation

Sonbhadra (Uttar Pradesh), July 21 -- : Ahead of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's visit, victims of the Sonbhadra firing incident demanded money and land as compensation, along with a death penalty to... Read More

Current account deficit to print at $16-17 billion in Q1 FY20: ICRA

New Delhi, July 21 -- : India's current account deficit (CAD) is expected to remain largely steady at 16 billion to 17 billion dollars or 2.3 per cent of GDP in the first quarter (April to June) of th... Read More

JP Duminy to play for Rajshahi Kings at BPL

New Delhi, July 21 -- : Former South Africa batting all-rounder JP Duminy is set to play for Rajshahi Kings at the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL). Duminy had recently retired from international cric... Read More

Lucknow scheduled to host DefExpo India 2020

New Delhi, July 21 -- : The Defence Ministry has decided to organise the 11th edition of the biennial DefExpo in Lucknow next year. In 2018, the show was held in Chennai and this is the first time tha... Read More

'Avengers: Endgame' dethrones 'Avatar' to become the biggest movie of all-time

Washington D.C., July 21 -- : After 'Avatar' dominated box office for 10 years, 'Avengers: Endgame' has officially surpassed the sci-fi epic to become the biggest movie in the history. Disney and Mar... Read More

Sheila Dikshit, Delhi's longest-serving chief minister, dies

New Delhi, July 21 -- Veteran Indian politician Sheila Dikshit, New Delhi's longest-serving chief minister, died on Saturday after a prolonged illness. She was 81. Dikshit died at a hospital in New D... Read More

Trump's 'go back' remark: In workplace, it might be illegal

New York, July 21 -- President Donald Trump's suggestion that four activist Democratic congresswomen of color "go back" to countries "from which they came" has excited some in his political base. Yet ... Read More

Railways committed to provide better speed, safety features in trains

New Delhi, July 21 -- Speeding up of express trains, including Rajdhani and Shatabdi Express services, is a constant endeavour and Railways has always been committed to provide better speed and safety... Read More

Fresh batch of 4158 pilgrims leave for Amarnath Cave Shrine from Jammu

Jammu, July 21 -- A fresh batch of 4158 pilgrims on Sunday left for the Shri Amarnath Cave Shrine in South of Himalayas amid "Bam Bam Bhole" chants and rains from Yatri Niwas, Bhagwati Nagar base camp... Read More

Pilgrimage progressing smoothly, 2.60 lakh pay obeisance so far

Srinagar, July 21 -- ''Har Har Mahadev'' and ''Bam Bam Bolay'' rented in the air when fresh batches of pilgrims left base camps on Sunday to undertake annual pilgrimage to holy Amarnath cave shrine in... Read More