Open to talks with farmers, says minister

New Delhi, Feb. 23 -- Union information and broadcasting minister Anurag Thakur on Thursday appealed to protesting farmers to resume negotiations with the central government.P10 Published by HT Digit... Read More

Twitter takes down posts, but says it disagrees

New Delhi, Feb. 23 -- Social media service X will withhold some accounts and posts in India as per the Indian government's orders, its said on Thursday, adding that it disagrees with the action. P10 ... Read More

stronger ruraL economy holds key to viksit bharat: modi

New Delhi, Feb. 23 -- Strengthening the rural economy is needed to achieve the goal of Viksit Bharat or developed India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday, adding that his government was f... Read More

Hindu Gymkhana beat MCA Colts

Mumbai, Feb. 23 -- Jay Bista hit a half-century while Jitendra Paliwal picked a three-for as PJ Hindu Gymkhana beat MCA Colts in a first-round match of the Bombay Gymkhana-organised Nirlon-RFS Talyark... Read More

England need Root to come to the party soon

New Delhi, Feb. 23 -- As far-fetched as some of Joe Root's dismissals in this series is the statistic that he has bowled more overs than he has scored runs over the past month in India. You wouldn't e... Read More

Mumbai face tricky test against Baroda

MUMBAI, Feb. 23 -- Saurashtra, Vidarbha and Madhya Pradesh will look to build on their recent successes in the Ranji Trophy as the knock-round begins on Friday. In a mouth-watering clash, Saurashtra ... Read More

China conduct worrying,says German minister

New Delhi, Feb. 23 -- China's behaviour in the context of Taiwan, the South China Sea and the border dispute with India is "concerning" and Beijing is "even questioning the international rules-based o... Read More

Rescue op in Gulmarg avalanche

India, Feb. 23 -- The tourism department's Gulmarg ski patrol, the police and the army launched a joint effort to rescue the trapped skiers. Police said seven Russians and a local guide ventured into ... Read More

Teachers boycott Class 12 exam assessment over unmet demands

MUMBAI, Feb. 22 -- Teachers in Maharashtra have initiated a boycott of the assessment process for Class 12 examinations, potentially causing delays in the academic calendar. The move, led by the Mahar... Read More

Woman 'spikes' 58-year-old bizman's drink, extorts Rs.15L

Mumbai, Feb. 22 -- The police on Tuesday arrested a woman in her late 20s for allegedly extorting Rs.15 lakh from an Andheri businessman after she threatened to post the inappropriate pictures she cli... Read More