2 militants killed in Pulwama encounter

Srinagar, Jan. 26 -- Two militants were killed and two army personnel injured in an ongoing encounter between militants and security forces at Tral in Awantipora area of south Kashmir's Pulwama distri... Read More

No 'alcohol 24x7' in Mumbai: BMC makes its rules stricter

Mumbai, Jan. 26 -- For all the good cheer about shops and eateries being allowed to operate through the night, Mumbaiites will not be able to raise a toast after 1.30am. On Friday, the Brihanmumbai Mu... Read More

'CM can't be on street protesting against law'

Kolkata, Jan. 26 -- The governor of West Bengal, Jagdeep Dhankhar, spoke to Sunetra Choudhury about his interactions with chief minister Mamata Banerjee, the right to protest, and his recent comments ... Read More

Dec 16 convict wants mercy plea rejection reviewed

New Delhi, Jan. 26 -- One of the death row convicts in the December 16, 2012 murder and gang rape case, Mukesh Kumar Singh, on Saturday moved the Supreme Court seeking judicial review of the rejection... Read More

India's oldest-living first-class cricketer, Vasant Raiji hits 100

MUMBAI, Jan. 26 -- On December 1, 1926, the Bombay Gymkhana grounds teemed with people. George V was then "emperor of India". BEST buses had been introduced in Mumbai (then Bombay) barely a few months... Read More

Delhi will miss Ishant on Eden green top, says Tiwary

Kolkata, Jan. 26 -- Manoj Tiwary is back-in form and as captain. Against Delhi, Tiwary will lead Bengal in the Ranji Trophy Group A tie at Eden Gardens on Monday. "I had asked for time to think about... Read More

Club together, Indian football's new deal

Kolkata, Jan. 26 -- With history as rich as it is varied, two 19th century clubs have joined an Indian football league that has turned six. Last November, the City Football Group (CFG), whose biggest... Read More

Six-year-old girl allegedly raped in Azamgarh

VARANASI, Jan. 26 -- A six-year-old girl was allegedly abducted from the verandah of her house in the early hours of Saturday in Azamgarh's Jeeyanpur area. She was found hours later in an unconscious ... Read More

Rampur clerics threaten stir if anti-CAA detainees not freed

Bareilly, Jan. 26 -- Accusing the administration of going back on the assurances given to them, clerics in Rampur have threatened to launch an agitation if those arrested during the anti-CAA stir were... Read More

Polio staff suspected of collecting NRC data, beaten

MEERUT, Jan. 26 -- A staff nurse and her aide were beaten in Lisari gate area on Friday as the residents suspected that she was collecting data for NRC and NPR, said police. An FIR was registered on ... Read More