PM Modi says FIFA U-17 World Cup is big opportunity for youngsters

Calling the upcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup a “big opportunity for our younger generation”, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the event will increase the interest in football in the...

Sep 25, 2017 05:45 AM

Rahul Gandhi unnecessarily criticises PM Modi, has no 'affection' for Amethi people: UP minister

Uttar Pradesh minister Mohsin Raza on Sunday attacked Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi, saying he has no “affection” for the people of Amethi and whenever the Congress leader is abroad, he...

Sep 25, 2017 05:12 AM

UP: Police foil miscreants’ plan to kidnap mining trader in Ghazipur, 6 arrested

The miscreants, who were planning to kidnap a mining trader for ransom, were arrested by police after an encounter in Uttar Pradesh’s Ghazipur district on Sunday late night.

Sep 25, 2017 04:21 AM

Rift in SP: Mulayam Singh may announce new party with Lok Dal today

After rift with his son Akhilesh Yadav and battle of reign in the Samajwadi Party, Mulayam Singh Yadav is likely to announce a new party on Monday along with virtually defunct Lok Dal.

Sep 25, 2017 02:50 AM

Jharkhand: 6 killed, 4 injured after illegal firecracker factory blows up in Jamshedpur

At least six people were killed and several others injured on Saturday night after a fire broke out in a house where a huge quantity of firecrackers were stored illegally in Jamshedpur’s East...

Sep 25, 2017 02:13 AM

BHU violence: Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath seeks report; students, journalist injured in police lathicharge

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday sought a detailed report from the Varanasi administration on the violence that erupted in Banaras Hindu University (BHU) campus following a...

Sep 25, 2017 12:07 AM

Overwhelmed Kashmiri youth Bilal Dar finds mention in PM Modi's Mann Ki Baat; requests for job

The PM congratulated the media in spreading the positive aspects of the clean India mission called Swachh Bharat Abhiyan.

Sep 24, 2017 11:52 PM

Union Rural Development Ministry claims to have provided 5 lakh youths skill training

The Union Rural Development Ministry has claimed that over five lakh rural youths have been provided skill training under its flagship program skilling and placement initiative under Deen Dayal...

Sep 24, 2017 11:34 PM

BHU lathicharge: UP CM seeks report, Cong leader Raj Babbar stopped from visiting varsity, arrested

The security forces on Saturday lathicharged students who were protesting against eve-teasing in Banaras Hindu University (BHU). During the lathicharge, four people including one female got injured.

Sep 24, 2017 10:55 PM

Madhya Pradesh: Court orders registration of criminal case against BJP leaders for facilitating minor girl's marriage

Yadvendra Singh's lawyer Anil Tripathi said the accused facilitated the marriage of the tribal girl with a married man when she was only 15 years and 11 months old.

Sep 24, 2017 10:49 PM

Explosion outside ISRO propulsion complex in Tamil Nadu Mahendragiri reported

A blast has been reported outside Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) at Mahendragiri in Tamil Nadu.

Sep 24, 2017 09:52 PM

Bhojpuri actor Manoj Pandey’s wife arrested for rape charges

Two days after Bhojpuri film actor Manoj Pandey was arrested on the charges of allegedly raping a 27-year-old singer, Mumbai police on Sunday arrested his wife for allegedly assisting him.

Sep 24, 2017 08:50 PM