Department of Posts should strive to achieve target of 25 cr savings accounts: Ravi Shankar Prasad

INDIA, Oct. 16 -- Union Minister of Communications Ravi Shankar Prasad today said that the Department of Posts should strive for achieving the target of 25 crore savings accounts from the current 17 c... Read More

In strong message to Imran Khan government, PM Modi says 'India will not allow its water to flow to Pakistan'

INDIA, Oct. 16 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said India would not allow its water to flow to Pakistan. "For 70 years, the water which belongs to India and the farmers of Haryana flowed to... Read More

Maharashtra polls: BJP promises Bharat Ratna for Veer Savarkar in manifesto; NCP says 'key issues sidetracked'

INDIA, Oct. 16 -- In what could spark a political debate, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), in its manifesto for the upcoming Maharashtra elections, promised to push for Bharat Ratna award for late ac... Read More

ED arrests Chidambaram in INX media money laundering case

New Delhi, Oct. 16 -- The Enforcement Directorate has arrested Congress leader P Chidambaram on Wednesday in the Tihar Jail in connection with its probe in the INX Media money laundering case. A thre... Read More

Ayodhya case : Hearing concludes in SC; Constitution bench reserves judgement

New Delhi, Oct. 16 -- Hearing in the decades-old Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case concluded in the Supreme Court on Wednesday evening and the five-judge Constitution bench, led by Chief ... Read More

Three Hizbul terrorists killed in J&K's Anantnag district

New Delhi, Oct. 16 -- In Jammu & Kashmir, three Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists were killed in a counter- terrorist operation by the security forces in Bijbehara area of South Kashmir's Anantnag district... Read More

Campaigning for Assembly polls in Maharashtra & Haryana intensifies

New Delhi, Oct. 16 -- Campaigning for Assembly polls in Maharashtra and Haryana gains momentum. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address three public rallies in Parli, Satara and Pune while BJP Worki... Read More

President Ram Nath Kovind embarks on 2 nation visit to Philippines & Japan

New Delhi, Oct. 16 -- President Ram Nath Kovind embarks on a two-nation trip to the Philippines and Japan; President will attend the enthronement ceremony of the Emperor of Japan Naruhito in the secon... Read More

PMC Bank scam: 3 accused remanded to judicial custody till 23rd October

New Delhi, Oct. 16 -- A Mumbai court has remanded three of the accused in PMC Bank scam to judicial custody till 23rd October. The three accused, chairman and managing director of Housing Development ... Read More

ICC to hold Under-19 World Cup for Women in 2021

INDIA, Oct. 15 -- An Under-19 World Cup for the women will be held for the first time in 2021, with the tournament set to be played once every two years. The decision was taken during the ICC board me... Read More