Shah promises quota to J&K's Pahadi community, praises Article 370 move

Jammu, Oct. 5 -- The removal of Jammu and Kashmir's special status reduced terrorism and paved the way for providing reservation benefits to marginalised and backward groups, Union home minister Amit ... Read More


India, Oct. 5 -- New Delhi: The Election Commission of India (ECI) has weighed in on the ongoing freebies debate by proposing an affidavit to be filed by parties as part of the Model Code of Conduct (... Read More

Sen, Easwaran guide Rest of India to big win

MUMBAI, Oct. 5 -- From Mukesh Kumar ripping apart the Saurashtra line-up in the first session of Day One to Abhimanyu Easwaran's composed innings on Tuesday, Rest of India rode on impressive performan... Read More

MotoGP ready to fill the void left by Formula One

New Delhi, Oct. 5 -- Nine years have passed since the Buddh International Circuit bid adieu to Formula 1, which made an unceremonious exit from India. F1 came to India with pomp and the elite graced t... Read More

India face daunting China challenge after France defeat

Mumbai, Oct. 5 -- After sailing through three matches in a tough group, the Indian men's team wobbled in its final hurdle losing to France 3-0 at the World Team Table Tennis Championships in Chengdu o... Read More

north korea fires missile over japan

Seoul, Oct. 5 -- North Korea fired a ballistic missile over Japan for the farther than ever before on Tuesday for the first time in five years, prompting Tokyo and Washington to activate its missile a... Read More

Oppn parties hit out: 'Obviously, budget provisions will be made'

New Delhi, Oct. 5 -- A proposal by the EC to introduce an affidavit to be filed by political outfits as part of the Model Code of Conduct on the fiscal impact of poll promises sparked strong reactions... Read More

Nobel to three physicists for pioneering work in quantum information science

Stockholm, Oct. 5 -- A trio of physicists on Tuesday won the Nobel Prize for discoveries in the field of quantum mechanics that have paved the way for quantum computers, networks and secure encrypted ... Read More

doctrine can't be compromised: iaf on theaterisation

New Delhi, Oct. 5 -- The Indian Air Force is not against the tri-services theaterisation plan but wants to ensure that its doctrine is not compromised in any way by the proposed changes, Air Chief Mar... Read More

quota without sc's criteria will be illegal, says hc

Patna, Oct. 5 -- Reservation of seats for other backward classes and extremely backward classes in Bihar's urban local body elections without following the triple test criteria as laid down by the Sup... Read More