Latest Articles

China operationalises dam on Brahmaputra

Beijing (October 13): China on October 13 operationalised its $1.5 billion Zam Hydropower Station, the largest in Tibet, built on the Brahmaputra river, which has raised concerns i read more →

AP special status: Cops forcefully end Jagan’s indefinite fast

Guntur (October 13): In a dramatic early morning crackdown, the Andhra Pradesh police on October 13 forcefully foiled the indefinite hunger strike of YSR Congress president and op read more →

Protest against ties with Israel mark President Pranab Mukherjee’s visit

East Jerusalem (October 13): Angry Palestinian students on October 13 protested against India’s growing friendship with Israel at a university campus here even as President read more →

Where’s the similarity?

Mumbai (October 13): In a Rs 50-crore copyright infringement lawsuit, television producer Mahim Joshi has claimed that the story of the Salman Khan blockbuster Bajrangi Bhaijaan wa read more →

Jaitley gets best Finance Minister of Asia award by Emerging Markets

New Delhi (October 13): Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has been chosen as ‘Finance Minister of the Year, Asia’ by London-based publication Emerging Markets. In an artic read more →

VHP puts up banners asking non-Hindus not to participate in garba events

Ahmedabad (October 13): With the Navratri festival starting on October 13, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) has started putting up banners at the entrances of select garba venues ac read more →

ICC doubles prize money for top-ranked Test team

Dubai (October 13): The ICC board on October 13 decided to double the prize money of the top-ranked Test team to $1 million from its existing $500,000 from April 1, next year and read more →

India home to 2,080 uber-rich with wealth over $50 million

New Delhi (October 13): There are 2,080 ultra high net worth individuals in India with wealth  of over $50 million, and the number of dollar millionaires in the country is project read more →

Infosys CFO Rajiv Bansal resigns; MD Ranganath to take charge

Bangalore (October 12): Country’s second largest software services firm Infosys on October 12 said its Chief Financial Officer Rajiv Bansal has resigned from the company. He read more →

SC to hear Karnataka plea against Jayalalithaa acquittal in November

New Delhi (October 12): The Supreme Court will hear on November 23 the Karnataka government’s plea challenging the state high court verdict acquitting Tamil Nadu Chief Minist read more →

Kerala prison to have exclusive third gender block

Thiruvananthapuram  (October 12): In a first, a block exclusively to house transgenders is coming up in a high security prison in Thrissur in an effort to protect their privacy an read more →

Jagan continues fast, condition deteriorates

Guntur, AP (October 12): YSR Congress party president Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy’s condition deteriorated further on October 12 as he continued for the sixth day his indefinite fa read more →