Amid Controversy, JNU Defers Discussion On Hindi Being A Subject In UG Programmes

Jun 25 2019 | 11 mins ago

Amid allegations that its administration is trying to impose Hindi as a subject in the undergraduate programmes, the JNU asserted that it is "unfortunate" that such "misinformation" has been circulated and said the discussion on the matter has been deferred.

Kerala Tops Niti's Second Health Index, Uttar Pradesh Worst Performer

Jun 25 2019 | 20 mins ago

Kerala has occupied the top slot in terms of health performance among large states followed by AP and Maharashtra, whereas UP and Bihar remained at the bottom, according to the Niti Aayog's second round of Health Index.

Sensex Spurts 312 Pts; Energy, Auto, Banking Stocks Rally

Jun 25 2019 | 34 mins ago

The BSE Sensex rallied about 312 points, driven by energy, auto, and banking stocks as monsoon's swift progress revived investor sentiment.

BJP Accuses Mamata Govt Of Trying To Create 'West Bangladesh'

Jun 25 2019 | 1 hrs ago

The BJP accused the Mamata Banerjee government of trying to create "West Bangladesh" by allowing infiltrators from Bangladesh to settle in West Bengal.

West Indies Legend Brian Lara Hospitalised In Mumbai

Jun 25 2019 | 1 hrs ago

West Indies cricket legend Brian Lara was on Tuesday admitted to a hospital after complaining of discomfort.

Important To Send Across Message That Sri Lanka Is Completely Safe: Jacqueline

Jun 25 2019 | 1 hrs ago

Jacqueline Fernandez, the Bollywood actor, who made her foray into Hindi movies post her crowning as Miss Universe Sri Lanka 2005, says it is safe for the tourists to visit the country now.

4 Members Of ISIS-Affiliate Terror Outfit Arrested In Kolkata

Jun 25 2019 | 1 hrs ago

Kolkata Police said it has arrested four members of an ISIS-affiliated terror outfit from two places in the city.

TTV Dhinakaran's Close Aide On Way Out

Jun 25 2019 | 2 hrs ago

Amid speculations that senior AMMK leader Thanga Tamil Selvan was planning to jump ship, party founder TTV Dhinakaran announced his once trusted lieutenant would be sacked.

SpiceJet Announces Eight New Daily International Flights

Jun 25 2019 | 2 hrs ago

SpiceJet on Tuesday announced that it will start eight new daily international flights from Mumbai and Delhi in July. It said it will deploy its 168-seater Boeing 737-800 aircraft on all aforesaid routes.

155 IS Members, Sympathisers Arrested So Far: Home Ministry

Jun 25 2019 | 2 hrs ago

The NIA and the state police forces have registered cases against IS members and sympathisers, and have arrested 155 accused from across the country so far, Minister of State for Home Affairs G Kishan Reddy said.