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India at 103 rank on Global Human Capital Index; Norway on top

New York: India has been placed at a low 103 rank, the lowest among BRICS economies, on the WEF's Global Human Capital Index, which...

India likely to finalize first defense purchase from Japan

New Delhi: India and Japan will not break new ground during Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's visit, which begins today. But as a detailed...

Govt asks 1,222 NGOs to validate bank accounts or face punitive action

New Delhi: As many as 1,222 non-governmental organizations (NGOs) across the country have been directed by the home ministry to validate the bank accounts...

Baby sold for Rs 25000; father buys mobile phone, jewelry, clothes

Bhubaneswar: A man hailing from the Bhadrak district of Odisha, on September 12, was arrested for allegedly selling his 11-month-old son for a mere...

6-month ‘cooling off’ period for granting divorce can be waived: SC

NEW DELHI: A Hindu married couple may not need to wait six months for a separation order in the case of mutual consent and...

Kerala priest Father Tom rescued from ISIS in Yemen, tweets Sushma Swaraj

Kerala: Kerala priest Father Tom Uzhunnalil, who was abducted allegedly by ISIS militants in Yemen last year, has been rescued, External Affairs Minister Sushma...

Why women assault victims in India are 40 times more likely to die than...

New Delhi: A study published in the British Medical Journal’s BMJ Global Healthreveals that Indian women who are victims of assault are 40 times...

Asaram, Ram Rahim, Rampal: The 14 fake babas put on boycott list

New Delhi: Prompted by recent controversies surrounding self-styled godmen, the apex body of Hindu sadhus -- the Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad – has released...

Those cleaning India have first right to Vande Mataram, say PM Modi

New Delhi: The 9/11 terror attack in the United States could have been averted if the world had remembered the message of peace and...

‘Skeletons’ buried inside Sirsa Dera premises, admits mouthpiece

Chandigarh: Ahead of search and sanitation operations, Dera Sacha Sauda’s mouthpiece "Sach Kahoon" had admitted that human remains were buried inside the premises. The Dera...