'Morally wrong': Ukraine slams India's oil import from Russia

New Delhi, Dec. 7 -- A day after External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar defended India's decision to buy oil from Russia during the ongoing Ukraine conflict, the Ukraine Foreign Minister on Tuesday sa... Read More

Trains to zip at 75 km/hour to cut fog delay

New Delhi, Dec. 7 -- In its preparedness towards train operations during the foggy days of winter, the Indian Railways has decided to enhance the maximum permissible speed of trains to 75 km per hour ... Read More

Appear in person to show sorry for contempt: HC to Vivek Agnihotri

New Delhi, Dec. 7 -- Filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri tendered a written apology in the Delhi High Court on Tuesday in a criminal contempt case for his remarks against Justice S Muralidhar for granting relie... Read More

'Most Asian countries fail global biodiversity target'

New Delhi, Dec. 7 -- Most countries in Asia have failed to achieve a global minimum target of protecting at least 17% of land by 2020, according to a study based on data from 40 countries. Under the ... Read More

Cong calls for like-minded Opp parties' meet to mull Winter Session strategy

New Delhi, Dec. 7 -- Congress president and Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha M Mallikarjun Kharge has convened a meeting of all the 'like-minded' Opposition parties on Wednesday before the Winter S... Read More

'Af shouldn't be safe haven for terrorists'

New Delhi, Dec. 7 -- India and Central Asian countries on Tuesday cautioned that Afghanistan must not become a safe haven for terrorist activities and called for collective action to combat challenges... Read More

HC nod for rare 33-week pregnancy termination

New Delhi, Dec. 7 -- In a rare instance, the Delhi High Court on Tuesday allowed termination of a 33-week pregnancy by saying that the "ultimate decision" in matters of abortion ought to recognise a w... Read More

3 hurt in yet another blast in West Bengal

Kolkata, Dec. 7 -- It is exploding bombs in Bengal. Barely four days after the Bhupatinagar blast that left three persons dead and an unspecified number of victims injured three persons including a wo... Read More

BJP set to retain Guj; Himachal cliffhanger

New delhi, Dec. 6 -- Multiple exit poll results released on Monday predicted that the BJP will return for a seventh straight term in Gujarat with a big majority. However, another BJP-ruled state Himac... Read More

Chhawla rape-murder victim's family seeks review of SC acquittal

New Delhi, Dec. 6 -- The parents of the 19-year-old Uttarakhand girl who was gangraped and killed in Delhi's Chhawla area ten years ago filed a review petition on Monday in the Supreme Court against i... Read More