Over 80% of tickets sold for Rio Olympics

Brasilia: More than 80 per cent of the tickets available for the Rio Olympics have been sold, organisers said on Saturday.…

India will also win hearts with their conduct in Rio: Modi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today wished luck to the Rio-bound Indian contingent and exuded confidence that they will not…

Over 10K Indians facing food scarcity in Saudi Arabia: Swaraj

New Delhi: In a humanitarian crisis, over 10,000 Indian workers in Saudi Arabia are facing severe food shortage due to financial…

Curfew, restrictions re-imposed in Kashmir

Srinagar: Curfew was today reimposed in four districts of south Kashmir and Srinagar city, while the authorities clamped restrictions in some…

NC seeks sustained dialogue with Pak, separatists on Kashmir

Srinagar: Main opposition National Conference today asked the Centre to initiate a sustained dialogue with Pakistan as well as separatists groups in Jammu and Kashmir for evolving a consensus for a mutually acceptable solution to the political issue. The party also…

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Kejriwal questions Modi’s silence on Dalit attacks

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s silence over the attacks on the members of Dalit community and accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leadership to support such acts. “PM Modi’s continued silence on…

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Minor girl raped, thrown off roof in Pakistan

Karachi: In a shocking incident, an eight-year-old girl was brutally raped and then thrown off the roof of her house in Pakistan's Karachi city. The girl's post-mortem report concluded that she was first raped and then thrown off the roof of her house in Site Industrial Area of the city yesterday. "Doctors have found evidence of sexual assault. She has sustained…

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Man, said to shout ‘Allahu Akbar’, knifes Munich rail passengers

Munich: A man attacked passengers with a knife at a train station in the Munich area in southern Germany early on Tuesday, leaving four people with life-threatening injuries, Bavarian radio reported. Police were checking witness statements that the man shouted "Allahu Akbar" (God is Great) during the attack, Bayerischer Rundfunk reported. German media said police had arrested the perpetrator and…

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India tops global slavery index with 18.35 mn people enslaved

India has the dubious distinction of having the highest number of people in the world… Read More»

Watch: Lionel Messi emotional after heartbreaking loss in Copa America final

United States: East Rutherford (United States), June 27 (AFP) Lionel Messi sensationally announced his retirement from international football here Sunday after…


China’s Act In U’khand A Transgression Not Incursion: Parrikar

Pune: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today said the recent act of Chinese troops entering the border district of Chamoli in Uttarakhand was “transgression” and not “incursion”. Rubbishing media reports of Chinese “incursion” in the hill…

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Around 1,900 BSF Men Begin Yoga Session At Baba Ramdev’s Haridwar Facility

Haridwar: At least 1,900 personnel from country’s largest border guarding force BSF on Saturday began a special yoga training under the tutelage of Baba Ramdev at his facility in Haridwar. The session will go on…

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Sensex gains 156 points on F&O expiry, positive global cues

Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex rose over 156 points in early trade on Thursday as participants indulged in covering their short positions in view of…

Sebi proposes joint task force to check illicit money pooling

New Delhi: To check the menace of illicit money-pooling activities of small unlisted companies, Sebi has proposed a joint task force of financial regulators and…

Dena Bank to sell small ticket bad loans to ARCs

Mumbai: For the first time, mid-sized state-run Dena Bank is planning to sell small ticket non-performing assets of up to Rs 2 lakh to asset…

Eating fried food may stop brain from controlling diet: study

London: Want to lose weight? Stay clear of meals rich in saturated fat such as lard and butter as consuming such…

Now, robot therapist to help relieve muscle strains

Singapore: Suffering from back pain? A robotic massage therapist developed by a Singapore-based start up may help relieve muscle strains and…

New compound may prevent development of epilepsy: study

Washington: Researchers, including those of Indian-origin, have developed novel neuroprotective compounds that may prevent the development of epilepsy. In a study…

Scientists Develop Device To Help Pregnant Women Self-Monitor Baby

Berlin: Breastfeeding may be a cost-effective intervention aimed at reducing the long-term risk of developing type 2 diabetes among women…



Uttarakhand BJP To Face 5 Dimensional Conflict

The current political situation in Uttarakhand is a very complicated one but if the court clearance

Pledge For Gender Parity

Dehradun: Gender parity was the theme of this year's International Women's Day, which was observed o


Eating fried food may stop brain from controlling…

London: Want to lose weight? Stay clear of meals rich in saturated fat such as lard and butter as consuming such food affects a part of the brain which helps control…

Now, robot therapist to help relieve muscle strains

Singapore: Suffering from back pain? A robotic massage therapist developed by a Singapore-based start up may help relieve muscle strains and injuries. Emma, or Short for Expert Manipulative Massage Automation, a…

Tanzania bans lubricant in bid to ‘curb homosexuality’

The Tanzanian government has banned the import and sale of sexual lubricants as part of…

New compound may prevent development of epilepsy: study

Washington: Researchers, including those of Indian-origin, have developed novel neuroprotective compounds that may prevent the development…

‘Background noise may hinder toddlers’ ability to learn words’

Washington: The presence of background noise in the home or at school may make it more…


Indian-Origin Woman Found Guilty Of Starving Step-Daughter In US

New York: An Indian-origin woman in the US has been found guilty of brutally abusing and starving her 12-year-old step-daughter for more than a year…

16 killed in Texas hot air balloon crash

Houston: Sixteen people were killed today when a large hot air balloon caught fire and crashed in central Texas. All 16 people aboard a hot air…

20 dead, 160 wounded as blast rips through Kabul protest

Kabul: A powerful explosion today ripped through crowds of minority Shiite Hazaras in Kabul who had…

ED Attaches Assets Worth Rs. 749 Crore Of YSR Congress Chief Jagan, Wife

New Delhi: The agency launched the investigations on the basis of a charge sheet filed…

14-Month-Old Baby Girl Raped By Neighbour

Sitapur” A 14-month-old baby girl was allegedly raped by her 50-year-old neighbour in Kotwali area,…


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