CBI seeks court’s permission to quiz RJD strongman Shahabuddin in journalist Rajdeo Ranjan murder case

In connection with probe in the murder of journalist Rajdeo Ranjan, the CBI has sought the permission of a city court in Siwan to quiz jailed RJD strongman Shahabuddin.

May 22, 2017 11:18 PM

EVM hackathon: Election Commission writes to CEOs of 5 states to provide machines

The Election Commission has asked poll authorities in five states, where assembly elections were held recently, to prepare themselves for sending EVMs for an open challenge to prove that the machines...

May 22, 2017 11:16 PM

Chandigarh: Stolen pet dog 'Mogambo' returns home by himself after two days

A six-month-old pit bull terrier, was allegedly stolen from outside the house of a district court magistrate in Chandigarh on Saturday but amazingly he came back to home all by himself, said police.

May 22, 2017 10:50 PM

Top news of May 22 | Delhi: Fire breaks out at a shop in Chandni Chowk, 11 fire tenders at the spot

Twitter is buzzing with news alerts from India and rest of the world. Here are the latest updates from the micro-blogging site in one scroll.

May 22, 2017 10:41 PM

Forced conversion: CBI files charge sheet against shooter Tara Shadev's husband

The CBI has filed a charge sheet against national-level shooter Tara Sahdev's husband Ranjit Singh Kohli alias Raqibul Hasan for allegedly forcing her to convert to Islam.

May 22, 2017 10:16 PM

Bhagat Singh's pistol to be displayed at Martyrs' Memorial in Hussainiwala, Punjab

Freedom fighter Bhagat Singh’s pistol with which he shot dead British police officer J P Saunders in 1928, would be displayed at the Martyrs’ Memorial in Hussainiwala in Ferozepur district.

May 22, 2017 09:47 PM

CBI charge sheets shooter’s husband, mother-in-law for forcing her to convert to Islam

The CBI has filed a charge sheet against the husband and mother-in-law of national-level shooter Tara Sahdev for allegedly forcing her to convert to Islam.

May 22, 2017 09:44 PM

Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana: Government aspires to build 12 lakh houses in 2017-18

According to a senior government official, under PMAY (Urban), the Centre targets construction of 26 lakh houses in 2018-19, 26 lakh in 2019-20, 30 lakh in 2020-21 and 29.80 lakh in 2021-22.

May 22, 2017 09:22 PM

Major Leetul Gogoi who tied man to jeep in Kashmir awarded by Army Chief for counter-insurgency operations

Major Leetul Gogoi, who had tied a man to a jeep in Kashmir purportedly as a shield against stone pelters, has been awarded by the Army for his ‘sustained efforts’ in counter-insurgency...

May 22, 2017 09:22 PM

Goa, Singapore most preferred holiday destinations for Indians this summer: Report

Goa has emerged as the top 10 most preferred destination for Indian travellers during summer vacations this year, while Singapore is the first choice for overseas holidays, a recent report has...

May 22, 2017 08:26 PM

1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Jagdish Tytler refuses to undergo lie detection test

Congress leader Jagdish Tytler on Monday refused to give consent to undergo a lie detection test in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case in which he was earlier given a clean chit by the CBI on three...

May 22, 2017 08:21 PM

PM Modi's steps will benefit growth over medium term, says Crisil

The Crisil report, which comes days before the Modi government’s third anniversary, said implementation of the policies is the key for the country to “charge ahead”, adding most of the reforms...

May 22, 2017 08:14 PM