Former cricketer Gautam Gambhir joins BJP

INDIA, March 22 -- Former Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday ahead of the Lok Sabha elections. The 37-year-old joined the party in the presence of Union... Read More

Jammu and Kashmir: Encounter underway in Shopian

INDIA, March 22 -- An encounter broke out on Friday morning between terrorists and security forces in the Imam Sahib area of Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district. Firing is currently going on from bo... Read More

Delhi: Indian government to stay away from Pakistan's National Day event today

INDIA, March 22 -- The government of India has decided not to send an official representative to the Pakistan National Day event in New Delhi on Friday. According to the sources the government took t... Read More

Delhi: Fire breaks out at factory in Bawana

INDIA, March 22 -- A fire broke out early on Friday morning at a factory in Delhi, an official said. The incident happened in the Bawana area of the national capital. At least four fire tenders wer... Read More

PM Modi hits back after Congress' Sam Pitroda questions Balakot

INDIA, March 22 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday slammed the Congress leader Sam Pitroda, a close aide of Rahul Gandhi, over his comments questioning the impact of the Balakot air strike. "T... Read More

Jaish terrorist Sajjad Khan arrested in Delhi

INDIA, March 22 -- The Delhi Police Special Cell has arrested Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) terrorist Sajjad Khan, a close aide of Pulwama attack mastermind, Mudassir Ahmed Khan. Khan was arrested from the... Read More

Bengaluru: Actor Prakash Raj files nomination as Independent

INDIA, March 22 -- South Indian actor Prakash Raj on Friday filed his nomination as an Independent candidate to contest the Lok Sabha elections from Bengaluru Central constituency. After filing his n... Read More

Banning Jamaat-e-Islami in J&K wrong, New Delhi will achieve nothing: Sajad Lone

INDIA, March 22 -- The chairman of the Peoples Conference and the former J&K minister Sajad Lone on Friday said that the New Delhi's policy of banning Jama'at-e-Islami and arresting its leaders and ac... Read More

Grand Alliance in Bihar; RJD to contest 20 seats, Congress 9

INDIA, March 22 -- The opposition Grand alliance in Bihar on Friday announced the seat-sharing formula under which Lalu Yadav's RJD will contest 20 of the 40 Lok Sabha seats and the Congress on 9 whil... Read More

Centre bans Yasin Malik-led JKLF under anti-terror law

INDIA, March 22 -- The centre on Friday announced a ban on the Yasin Malik-led Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) under anti-terror law, officials said. According to the sources, the ban has been ... Read More