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Donald Trump continues to resist U.S. intelligence on Russia.
At 90-years-old, Queen Elizabeth II has officially entered her twilight: she's stepped down as patron from 20 charities "to lighten her work load," and is currently battling the 13th day of a "heavy
Two days after a gunman ran into a Istanbul night club and killed 39 New Year’s revelers while wounding dozens more, police released some of the first images of the suspected attacker on Monday. A
Tehran, Jan 2, IRNA – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi on Monday strongly condemned terrorist explosion in Sadr city and central Baghdad which left tens of innocent people killed and wounde
To be launched in Uttar Pradesh West, Goa, Punjab soon
The Institute of Indian Foundrymen (IIF) is planning to set up a Centre of Excellence for casting technology and a skill development centre in Coimbatore.This proposal, which awaits the Centre’s ap
Tehran, Jan 2, IRNA – Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said on Monday he loves revolutionary youth and they are the country's asset.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue is U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's leading candidate to run the U.S. Department of Agriculture, a senior Trump transition team official
Sasikala was appointed general secretary on Dec 29 by the AIADMK general council meeting
As the world celebrates a brand new year and a bevy of medical breakthroughs in 2016, the international scientific community could be one step closer toward discovering a cure for HIV and AIDs — in
CM Akhilesh Yadav will approach the EC tomorrow to assert their right over symbol
Owaisi rubbished the allegations levelled by Shelar saying, "I have not made any divisive remark." The post BJP moves poll panel, says Asaduddin Owaisi’s budget remark ‘inflammatory’
Terming religion a very private relationship between man and his God, a seven-judge Bench of the Supreme Court, in a majority judgment, held that an appeal for votes on the basis of religion, caste,
The Election Commission will on Tuesday meet the Chief Electoral Officers and Nodal Police Officers of the five States that are slated to go to the polls this year.The Commission will review not only
Poll panel may freeze symbol, ask both factions to take up new symbols
A day after Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav was named President of the Samajwadi Party (SP) replacing his father Mulayam Singh Yadav, both factions claimed to be representing the ‘real
Kabul, Jan 2, IRNA – Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul was hit by three rockets on Monday afternoon, according to Afghan local media.
PM employs rhetoric, one-liners to attack Cong, BSP, SP for their demonetisation stance
Anti-dumping duties on U.S. drywall imports into Western Canada have hiked prices for the building product but have also resulted in new manufacturin
Tehran, Jan 2, IRNA – Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said on Monday that I do love revolutionary youth and that they are the country's assets.
Senior AIADMK leader and Lok Sabha Deputy Speaker M Thambidurai has urged party General Secretary VK Sasikala to take over as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister. Just two days after Sasikala took over as t...
Sub-committee recommends ?1,784.44 cr; State facing worst drought in 40 years
The six-day strike by cab drivers in the twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderabad, has severely disrupted the cab-hailing services of Uber and Ola as it entered the third day on Monday. The Telangan
Uttar Pradesh, Bengal and Bihar are the top beneficiary States of the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojna (PMUY), for giving LPG (cooking gas) connections to the poor. According to IndianOil, in UP – wher
Allowing AIADMK's application, the judge said, "In view of allowing the application, the suit filed by Sasikala Pushpa and her husband stands closed." The post Madras HC ‘closes’ suit fil
Lisa Taylor was 29 when she agreed to travel the country in a black French maid outfit to promote a cheeseburger for Hardee’s, a fast food chain run by President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for lab
This is the missile’s 6th test flight since November 2011
By Devidutta Tripathy and Suvashree Choudhury | MUMBAI MUMBAI Indian banks, led by market leader State Bank of India, announced sharp cuts to their lending rates after a recent surge in deposits
Babul Supriyo said he is planning to file a defamation case against Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal for dragging his name in the Rose Valley chit fund scam. The post Rose Valley chit fund scam: BJP
As Queen Elizabeth II spends her 13th day out of the public eye, forgoing annual holiday traditions while battling what's been called a “heavy cold,” many have been wondering what comes next for
Russia plans on keeping its naval fleet in operation throughout 2017 to ensure that the country's interests in places like the Arctic and Mediterranean are supported by their forces on the water, an
Cuito - The secretary of the Congregational Evangelical Church in Angola (IECA), Pastor Jose Chituque Gamo Manuel today praised the role of the Martyrs of the Colonial Repression in the Lower Cassan
An Indonesia man believed to be the oldest person alive celebrated his 146th birthday Saturday, despite having claimed he no longer wants to be alive. Mbah Gotho, whose "official name" is Sodimejo, 
Tearing into the opposition charges, Mehbooba said, "What should you call the alliance of 1987 when the youth of Kashmir were handed over the guns." The post Mehbooba Mufti rules out probe into Kahmir
Congress party on Monday demanded that the government disclose how much money in old currencies has come back to the banking system until 30 December. The post 50 days of demonetisation: Congress dem
Tehran, Jan 2, IRNA – Spokesman for the Foreign Ministry Bahram Qasemi Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem visit to Iran was for further coordination prior to the Astana talks on the Syrian cris
Nitish's total assets — movable and immovable — have declined to Rs 56.49 lakh in 2016 from Rs 58.97 lakh in 2015. The post Nitish Kumar, his cabinet colleagues declare assets; Bihar CM’s so
Tehran, Jan 2, IRNA – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi said Iran has received no invitation from Saudi Arabia to discuss Hajj issues.
Kumar's total assets have declined to Rs 56.49 lakh in 2016 from Rs 58.97 lakh in 2015
Whether it was winning the seats in Jammu in 1959 or toppling the EMS Namboodiripad-led Communist government in Kerala, the CPM blames Indira Gandhi of using communal politics. The post Supreme Court
His children posted from Mar-a-Lago
Kerala has been pegged as a ‘Destination to Watch’ in 2017 by one of the UK’s largest and most influential body of travel agents and tour operators. ‘God’s Own Country’ is the only Indian
A year full of disheartening news, 2016 got plenty of people involved in efforts to make life better. That’s an impulse to take forward in 2017.
Tehran, Jan 2, IRNA – The issue of other parties lining up with Iran, Russia and Turkey to address the crisis in Syria is so far out of question, says Iran's foreign ministry spokesman.
The BJP on Monday termed as "inflammatory" AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi's demand for allocation of civic budget to Muslims in proportion to their population in Mumbai and moved the State Election Comm
With BJP's UP election catchphrase shining in the backdrop atop party's lotus symbol, Modi twisted Indira Gandhi's iconic 1971 slogan. The post UP Election 2017: Narendra Modi in Lucknow does an Indir
It is a coincidence that the Supreme Court's split verdict on use of religion in elections to secure votes should come the day two news items were featured in newspapers which related to identifying t
The CPI on Monday welcomed Supreme Court holding that appeal for vote on ground of religion amounts to "corrupt practice", but said the issue of caste and language needs to be addressed "carefully". T
Close to the 50-day deadline that Modi had promised — we had been informed by an endless stream of reports in media that disgruntlement against 'notebandi' among the public is now reaching a crescen
Kuala Lumpur, Jan 2, IRNA – Two Iranian nationals in Australian detention center on Manus Island were beaten by Papua New Guinea police and immigration officers on New Year's Eve.
New York - Angola ended its two-year term on Saturday as a Non-Permanent Member of the United Nations Security Council, with the feeling that it has exceeded the expectations generated by its electio
Tehran, Jan 2, IRNA - Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei on Monday received a group of academic elites, medalists and professors of Sharif University of Technology
Kish Island, Hormuzgan prov, Jan 2, IRNA – A navy navigation commander announced Sunday afternoon that three foreign launches which had illegally entered the Iranian waters were apprehended.
It is a coincidence that the Supreme Court's split verdict on use of religion in elections to secure votes should come the day two news items were featured in newspapers which related to identifying t
Prince William on Monday praised China's decision to ban all ivory trade and processing activities by the end of 2017. The Duke of Cambridge said the move could save elephants from extinction. China
HONOLULU (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama will deliver a farewell address on Jan. 10 to reflect on his time in office and say thank you to his supporters, he said in an email statement released
He took a swipe at SP power feud and squabbling in the ruling Yadav clan
The problem with the politics of religion is that it serves no higher purpose. Status quoist to a large extent, it has no goal to uplift individuals or sub-groups within it. The post SC bars parties f
Tehran, Jan 2, IRNA - Russian President Vladimir Putin announced a nationwide ceasefire in Syria which went into force at midnight (10pm GMT) on Thursday (Dec 29).
Terming Akhilesh Yadav as the "most popular leader" of Uttar Pradesh, the TMC said it stands with the UP CM in the ongoing rift in the Samajwadi Party. The post SP feud: TMC says it stands by Akhilesh
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