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NEW DELHIRussian war in Ukraine brought difficulty for Indian energy supply: German Foreign Minister
NEW DELHI: Underling that India is assuming G20 Presidency at a difficult moment, German Foreign Minister Annalena Baer...

NEW DELHICocaine started coming into India, says Sitharaman asking DRI to ensure smugglers face law of land
NEW DELHI: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday asked enforcement agencies to up their vigil and go afte...

UDAIPURIndia's focus on forging win-win collaborations: Amitabh Kant on G20 Presidency
UDAIPUR: G20 Sherpa Amitabh Kant on Monday said that India's G20 Presidency's focus would be on forging win-win collabo...

WORLDWorld No. 3 Sukant Kadam strikes gold at Peru Para Badminton International
World No 3 Sukant Kadam smashed his way to a gold medal at the recently concluded Peru Para-Badminton International, de...

NEW DELHIIndia, Germany ink deal on comprehensive migration and mobility partnership
NEW DELHI: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar signed an agreement on the comprehensive migration and mobility partn...

NEW DELHISC refuses to entertain plea seeking to remove facts related to construction of Taj Mahal by Shahajahan from history books
NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday refused to entertain the plea seeking to issue direction to the authorities conc...

NEW DELHIPM Modi, Nadda attend opening session of two-day national office bearers' meeting at BJP headquarters
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national president JP Nadda and other leaders att...

SRINAGARFarooq Abdullah re-elected NC president
SRINAGAR: Dr Farooq Abdullah was today re-elected as president of National Conference (NC) unopposed during a function ...

PUNEOffence lodged against Solapur man for marrying twin sisters
PUNE: A NON-COGNIZABLE offence has been registered on Sunday against a man who got married to twin sisters at a ceremon...

WorldScientist who worked at Wuhan lab makes startling revelation; says COVID was man-made virus
In what appears to be an astonishing revelation, a US-based scientist, who worked at a controversial research lab in Ch...

NEW DELHIDeadline extended for 30 pc cap on UPI transactions by third-party payments firms
NEW DELHI: The timelines for compliance of existing Third Party App Providers who are exceeding the proposed volume cap...

NEW DELHIIt's time to take Pak-occupied Kashmir back: Congress leader Harish Rawat
NEW DELHI: In a befitting reply to Pakistan's new Army Chief Asim Munir's statement on Pak-occupied Kashmir (PoK), Cong...

WORLDClearer positioning of G20 on Ukraine war is thanks to India: German foreign minister
Lauding the constructive role played by India at the recently concluded G20 summit in Bali, German Foreign Minister Ann...

UDAIPURG20: Amitabh Kant holds talks with Sherpas of Emerging Market Economies
UDAIPUR: G20 Sherpa Amitabh Kant on Monday interacted with Sherpas of all the Emerging Market Economies (EME) on the si...

NEW DELHIPM Modi thanks Biden, Macron for supporting India's G-20 presidency
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi thanked his US, France and Japanese counterpart for extending their support to ...

SRINAGARAt minus 3.4 degree Celsius, Srinagar records coldest night of season
SRINAGAR: Srinagar the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, recorded the coldest night of the season on Monday at minu...

AHMEDABADPM Modi casts his vote in Ahmedabad, thanks voters for celebrating festival of democracy with great pomp
AHMEDABAD: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday cast his vote in the second phase of the Assembly elections in Gujara...

AHMEDABADGujarat polls second phase: PM Modi casts vote in Ahmedabad
AHMEDABAD: Prime Minister Narendra Modi cast his vote in the second phase of assembly elections in Gujarat's Ahmedabad ...

NEW DELHIKashmir Files is best cinematic expression of Kashmir pain: Chugh
NEW DELHI: BJP National General Secretary, Tarun Chugh, who is party incharge of J&K, on Sunday described the movie Kas...

SRINAGARTerror blog leaks list of Pandit government staff in Valley, BJP seeks probe
SRINAGAR: The BJP on Sunday demanded a probe into the leak of a list of Kashmiri Pandit employees posted in Kashmir Val...

kishtwarTerrorist hideout busted in Kishtwar
KISHTWAR: Security forces on Sunday busted a terrorist hideout in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar district and recovered a...

HISARYouth are growth engine of India: Union minister Anurag Thakur
HISAR: Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur on Sunday dubbed the youth the growth engine of the co...

NEW DELHIIn video clip, Rahul shares how media coverage of him changed from praise to personal attack
NEW DELHI: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday shared a 2.15-minute video clip in which he claimed to have revealed ...

CRICKETIndia lose to Bangladesh by one wicket in nail-bitter in 1st ODI
DHAKA: India lost a nail-bitter match in the first ODI of the three-match series against Bangladesh by one wicket being...

NEW DELHI30-year-old man dies in Delhi after hair transplant goes wrong
NEW DELHI: In a shocking incident, a 30-year-old man died due to alleged medical negligence after undergoing hair trans...

HYDERABADDRDO hands over Authority Holding Sealed Particulars of Akash weapon system to Missile Systems Quality Assurance Agency
HYDERABAD: Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) handed over Authority Holding Sealed Particulars (AHSP)...

NEW DELHICentre continues its silence on Chinese incursions on border, change in status quo on LAC: Congress
NEW DELHI: Congress on Sunday alleged that the Central government has continued its silence on Chinese incursions on th...

Taran TarnPunjab Police in joint operation recovers 3 Kg heroin from quadcopter drone
Taran Tarn (Punjab): Punjab Police on Sunday during a joint operation with the Border Security Force (BSF) recovered an...

LUCKNOWBride collapses during garland exchange, dies on stage in Lucknow
LUCKNOW: In a shocking incident, a young bride in her early 20s, collapsed during the garland exchange ceremony on the ...

NEW DELHI'We stand by his statement': 3 IFFI jury members back Nadav Lapid on The Kashmir Files remark
NEW DELHI: Three Goa film festival jury members - American producer Jinko Gotoh, French film editor Pascale Chavance an...

SRINAGARKashmir shivers as Srinagar again records season's lowest at minus 2.2°C
SRINAGAR: Foggy and cold weather conditions showed no signs of reprieve in Kashmir Valley as minimum temperature in Sri...

NEW DELHI"Nation is proud of Indian Navy's valour, courage, commitment...", Rajnath Singh's greetings on Navy Day
NEW DELHI: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday extended greetings on Navy Day, saying the nation is proud of the I...

NEW DELHIBharat Jodo Yatra is "democratic" voice against PM's "loot tantra": Rahul Gandhi slams Centre
NEW DELHI: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Saturday took a swipe at the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and questio...

NEW DELHIVoting for 250 MCD wards begin
NEW DELHI: Voting for the first elections of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD), after the delimitation exercise,...

NEW DELHILt Governor chairs meeting of Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board
In-depth discussion held on various ongoing & upcoming projects
NEW DELHI: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha today chaired the 43rd meeting of Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board (SASB).

NEW DELHIDelhi riots case: Court discharges Umar Khalid, Khalid Saifi, frames charges against former AAP councillor
NEW DELHI: A Delhi court on Saturday discharged former JNU student leader Umar Khalid and 'United Against Hate' (UHA) m...

NEW DELHI'PV Sindhu represents 'Nari Shakti': Navy chief lauds badminton star at flagging-in of 1500km run
NEW DELHI: Navy Chief Admiral R Hari Kumar and Vice-chief of Naval Staff Vice Admiral SN Ghormade, along with badminton...

CHANDIGARHGangster Goldy Brar will soon be brought back to India: Punjab minister
CHANDIGARH: Punjab Tourism Minister Anmol Gagan Maan on Saturday asserted that Canada-based gangster Goldy Brar would s...

WorldIndian-origin TikTok and Instagram star Megha Thakur dies ‘suddenly' aged 21 in Canada
Popular Indo-Canadian TikTok star Megha Thakur died "suddenly" and "unexpectedly" last week in Canada. The news of her ...

SRINAGARMeT predicts light snow in Kashmir plains on Dec 9, 10
SRINAGAR: With a slight improvement in night temperature, the weatherman on Saturday predicted light snowfall in plains...

NEW DELHIUsing abusive words against PM Modi new normal for Congress: BJP
NEW DELHI: The BJP on Saturday said that using abusive words against Prime Minister Narendra Modi has become a "new nor...

NEW DELHIDelhi Excise Policy Case: Sisodia changed his mobile handset four times in a day, alleges BJP
NEW DELHI: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday alleged that Manish Sisodia is "completely involved" in the alleged...

MAHUDIYARahul Gandhi pays tribute to India's first President Rajendra Prasad
MAHUDIYA: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi paid tribute to the first President of India Dr Rajendra Prasad on his birth ann...

NEW DELHIG20 to focus on food and energy security under Indian presidency
NEW DELHI: As India formally assumes the Presidency of the Group of Twenty (G20), the issues of food and energy securit...

PUNJABBSF recovers 7.5 kg heroin, arms, ammunition from Pakistan drone
PUNJAB: The Border Security Force (BSF) once again foiled a nefarious attempt by anti-national elements to smuggle cont...

MUMBAIUmran Malik replaces Mohammed Shami for ODI series against Bangladesh
MUMBAI: Young Jammu and Kashmir pace sensation Umran Malik will replace veteran Mohammed Shami in the ODI squad for the...

Dry, cold weather with partly cloudy sky expected in J&K, Ladakh
SRINAGAR: Weather was cold and dry with partly cloudy sky in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh during th...

MAHUDIYABharat Jodo Yatra resumes from Mahudiya village of Madhya Pradesh, Computer Baba joins Rahul Gandhi
MAHUDIYA: Congress MP Rahul Gandhi, along with party leaders and workers, on Saturday morning, resumed 'Bharat Jodo Yat...

WORLDIndia's envoy to US hands over Padma Bhushan to Sundar Pichai
India's Ambassador to the US, Taranjit Singh Sandhu handed over the Padma Bhushan, one of the country's highest civilia...

Technology'Twitter Files' released by Elon Musk detailing censorship and suppression of information at Twitter
Twitter CEO Elon Musk released the internal 'Twitter Files' on Friday that showed the company responded to a request "f...

SRINAGARCrime Branch challans father-daughter duo in fraud cheque case
SRINAGAR: The Economic Offence Wing (EOW) of Crime Branch Kashmir on Friday produced a challan against two accused pers...

JammuHuge evasion of GST by construction company detected in J&K
JAMMU: Searches by teams of Directorate General of Goods and Service Tax Intelligence, Jammu have established huge evas...

WORLDUS congratulates India on its G20 presidency, looks forward to sharing challenges like climate, energy, and food crisis
WASHINGTON: US on Friday congratulated India on assuming the G20's presidency on December 1 for one year till November ...

CHANDIGARHPunjab Police, BSF downed 3 trans-border rogue drones in last one week, recovered 12 kg heroin: DGP
CHANDIGARH: Punjab Police, in a joint operation with the Border Security Force (BSF) downed three trans-border rogue dr...

NEW DELHIFBI likely to handover gangster Goldy Brar to India soon
NEW DELHI: Canada-based Gangster Goldy Brar will soon be handed over by the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to...

SRINAGARJ&K Police submits chargesheet against 13 TRF terrorists
SRINAGAR: The Special Investigation Unit (SIU) in Srinagar on Friday submitted a chargesheet against 13 terror accused ...

NEW DELHIFormer Congress leaders including Amarinder Singh, Jaiveer Shergill get key national roles in BJP
NEW DELHI: Bharatiya Janata Party national president JP Nadda appointed nine senior leaders for key national roles in t...

NEW DELHICongress likely to conclude Bharat Jodo Yatra on Republic Day in Kashmir: Sources
NEW DELHI: In view of the upcoming 2024 Lok Sabha elections and state assembly elections, the Congress party has taken ...

MUMBAIOur Defence Shipyard plays a pivotal role in strengthening the Navy and Coast Guard: Union Minister Rajnath Singh
MUMBAI: Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said that the Defence Shipyard has played a pivotal role in stre...

KULGAMPolice bust extortion racket in Kulgam, arrest five robbers with fake guns: Officials
KULGAM: Police on Friday busted an extortion racket by arresting five robbers, who according to police were impersonati...

AHMEDABAD'Gangster culture will soon end in Punjab': CM Mann on Goldy Brar's detention
AHMEDABAD: Punjab chief minister Bhagwant Mann on Friday confirmed that Canada-based gangster Goldy Brar, the mastermin...

NEW DELHIOver 10 lakh take part in PM Modi's "largest and longest" roadshow
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's mega roadshow in Gujarat's Ahmedabad on Thursday was attended by more than 10...

10 Bovines rescued, two vehicles seized by Ghagwal Police
SAMBA: District Police Samba successfully foiled an attempt to smuggle bovines by rescuing 10 bovin...

TARN TARANHexacopter drone with 5 kg heroin found near India-Pakistan border in Punjab's Tarn Taran
TARN TARAN: Security forces found a hexacopter drone equipped with modern technology and packets containing heroin weig...

SRINAGARNight temperatures record slight rise in Kashmir, Ladakh
SRINAGAR: Amid dry weather, minimum temperatures in Kashmir Valley and Ladakh witnessed slight rise even though mercury...

NEW DELHIHave confidence in India's leadership to promote diplomacy, dialogue: President Solih
NEW DELHI: Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih on Thursday expressed confidence in India's leadership to promote d...

UJJAINRahul Gandhi resumes Bharat Jodo Yatra from Jahanara village in Madhya Pradesh
UJJAIN: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi-led Bharat Jodo Yatra resumed from Jahanara village in the Ujjain district of Madh...

WorldGoldy Brar, Mastermind Behind Sidhu Moose Wala Murder, Detained in California: Sources
Canada-based gangster Goldy Brar, the mastermind behind the murder of the Punjabi singer-politician Sidhu Moose Wala's ...

NEW DELHINIA arrests Ludhiana court blast conspirator Harpreet Singh from IGI on arrival from Malaysia
NEW DELHI: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has arrested absconding December 2021 Ludhiana Court building blast ...

ahmedabadPM Modi's convoy stops to make way for ambulance in Ahmedabad during longest roadshow
AHMEDABAD: Prime Minister Narendra Modi stopped his convoy to give way to an ambulance during his massive roadshow in A...

NEW DELHI'Yudh Abhyas 2022': Women soldiers of Indian and US armies train together
NEW DELHI: Women soldiers of the Indian and US armies on Thursday trained together under the 'Yudh Abhyas 2022', exchan...

ahmedabadPM Modi conducts 30-km long roadshow in Ahmedabad, holds rallies, asks Gujarat voters to punish Congress after `Ravan' jibe
AHMEDABAD: In a whirlwind campaign tour in his home state Gujarat, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday took part i...

BODELICong raised 'Garibi Hatao' slogan, but poverty actually increased under its rule as it misguided people: PM Modi
BODELI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday took a swipe at the Congress over its past 'Garibi Hatao' campaign, cl...

ATM guard held for withdrawing amount using customer card in Pulwama
PULWAMA: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Thursday claimed to have arrested an ATM guard, who was allege...

PUNEIAF chopper makes emergency landing in Pune due to technical glitch
PUNE: A Chetak helicopter of the Indian Air Force (IAF) on Thursday carried out a precautionary landing in an open area...

NEW DELHIG20 Presidency an opportunity to share India's story: Jaishankar
NEW DELHI: As India formally assumes the G20 Presidency today, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said the event of...

NEW DELHIPM Modi will set agenda for world during challenging times: G20 Sherpa Amitabh Kant
NEW DELHI: Describing today as one of the "most memorable days" in the country's history, G20 Sherpa Amitabh Kant on Th...

NEW DELHIIndia's G20 presidency a "mega national event": Harsh Vardhan Shringla
NEW DELHI: As India assumes the G20 presidency starting today, G-20's India Coordinator, Harsh Vardhan Shringla describ...

UMARGAM100 year old casts her vote in Umargam
UMARGAM: 100 year old Kamuben Lalabhai Patel on Thursday exercised her franchise in Umargam in the first phase of the G...

SRINAGARFreezing night temperatures continue in Kashmir, Ladakh
SRINAGAR: There was no let up in cold conditions in Kashmir Valley and Ladakh as temperatures continued to remain below...

NEW DELHIIndia's G20 agenda will be inclusive, ambitious, action-oriented: PM Modi
NEW DELHI: India's agenda for the Group of Twenty (G20) will be inclusive, ambitious, and action-oriented, said Prime M...

AHMEDABADVoting begins for first phase across 89 seats in Gujarat Assembly polls
AHMEDABAD: Polling for the first phase of the Gujarat Assembly election began at 8 am on Thursday amid tight security a...

NEW DELHI'Chunavi Hindu': BJP links Rahul Gandhi's Mahakal temple visit to Gujarat polls
NEW DELHI: With a flowing beard, donning a white dhoti and a vibuti on his forehead, Congress MP Rahul Gandhi visited t...

kishtwarJ&K needs massive developmental push to meet aspirations of people: Ghulam Nabi Azad
KISHTWAR: Jammu and Kashmir is lagging behind many states and needs a massive developmental push to meet the aspiration...

NEW DELHIDelhi HC allows Mehbooba Mufti to withdraw plea in PMLA case
NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday allowed the withdrawal of the plea filed by former Jammu and Kashmir Chief...

GUJARATWords Kharge used for PM isn't only his mentality but result of entire Congress mentality: Rajnath
GUJARAT: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday slammed Congress President Mallikarjun Kharge for his remarks on P...

NEW DELHIVarious healthcare initiatives by Modi govt brought down MMR: Union Minister Mandaviya
NEW DELHI: Various healthcare initiatives taken up by Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government in order to ensure qu...

WORLDIND vs NZ: Third ODI match called off due to rain; New Zealand win series 1-0 against India
The third and final ODI of the three-match series between India and New Zealand was called off due to rain, with the ho...

WORLDRuchira Kamboj meets UN chief Guterres ahead of India's December Presidency in UNSC
India's Permanent Representative to the UN Ruchira Kamboj met UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday and disc...

NEW DELHIBilkis Bano approaches Supreme Court challenging release of 11 convicts
NEW DELHI: Bilkis Bano on Wednesday approached the Supreme Court challenging the premature release of 11 men convicted ...

VARANASIVaranasi Court to deliver verdict on clubbing half a dozen cases related to Gyanvapi together
VARANASI: A Varanasi court is set to deliver its verdict on Wednesday on the matter of clubbing together all the cases ...

WORLDChina doesn't want India to closely partner with US: Pentagon
China has warned the United States not to interfere in its relationship with neighbouring India, a Pentagon report said...

NEW DELHI"Date is set": India, Australia trade deal to enter into force on December 29
NEW DELHI: The Aus-India Economic Cooperation and Trade Agreement (ECTA) will enter into force on 29 December, announce...

NEW DELHIShraddha Walkar murder case: Aaftab confesses to crime, says he has no regrets
NEW DELHI: Aaftab Poonawala, who underwent a polygraph test on Tuesday for allegedly killing his live-in partner Shradd...

NEW DELHIBefore The Kashmir Files remark, Nadav Lapid said playing Indian national anthem at IFFI underwhelming
NEW DELHI: Israeli filmmaker Nadav Lapid's recent comments about The Kashmir Files during the closing ceremony of Inter...

BENGALURUToyota Kirloskar Motor Vice Chairman Vikram Kirloskar dies due to heart attack
BENGALURU: Vikram Kirloskar, Vice Chairman, Toyota Kirloskar Motor Pvt. Ltd and one of the stalwarts of India's automot...

WorldScientists revive 48,500-year-old ‘Zombie Virus’ buried in ice in Russia
Climate change due to global warming is rapidly thawing the ancient permafrost, which may pose a new threat to humans, ...

SRINAGARDry, cold weather with hazy mornings in J&K, Ladakh
SRINAGAR: Weather was dry and cold in Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh during the last 24 hours as the Meteorological (MeT) o...

MUMBAIPrannoy and Radhika Roy resign from NDTV board
MUMBAI: Marking a definitive turn in Adani Group's takeover of NDTV, both its founders Prannoy Roy and Radhika Roy on T...

NEW DELHITata group to merge Vistara with Air India; Singapore Airlines to buy 25.1 percent stake in Air India
NEW DELHI: The Tata group on Tuesday announced the merger of Vistara with Air India under a deal wherein Singapore Airl...