Nashik, Feb 8 : Singer Kailash Kher's band Kailasa enthralled music aficionados at the ninth edition of the SulaFest here with their brand of soulful, euphonious music.
Srinagar, Feb 7 : In a letter to Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, Jammu and Kashmir Governor N.N. Vohra requested him to enhance compensation rates payable to those persons in Jammu And Kashmir who were affected by field firing and artillery practices.
Kiphire (Nagaland), Feb 7 : Communal tension broke out in Kiphire district of Nagaland on Sunday after a couple travelling in a car was shot dead by two motorbike-riding assailants.
Bangalore, Feb 7 : Ending a long operation, officials captured a leopard which had entered a school close to Bangalore city in Karnataka on Sunday.
New Delhi, Feb 7 : The body of a 21-year-old woman student of Delhi University, who had gone missing a few days back, was on Sunday recovered from a shaft of her friend's residence, police said. The friend has been arrested.
Kiphire (Nagaland), Feb 7 : Communal tension broke out in Kiphire district of Nagaland on Sunday after a couple on a motorbike was shot dead by two unidentified assailants.
Kolkata, Feb 7 : The Communist Party of India was yet to receive any proposal from the CPI-Marxist regarding any tie-up with the Congress for the upcoming West Bengal assembly polls, a senior CPI leader said on Sunday.
Guwahati, Feb 7 : Former Union Minister and present Congress MP Mani Shankar Aiyar on Sunday released the book 'The Visionary: The Life and Rise of Tarun Gogoi'- a picture biography at a function at Rabindra Bhawan in Guwahati.
Gurgaon, Feb 7 : Sandeep Garouli, a criminal wanted in over three dozen cases, was on Sunday shot dead by the Gurgaon police crime branch in Mumbai, an official said.
Patna, Feb 7 : A proctor of a Bihar university was arrested on Sunday for alleged links with Maoists and two suspected guerrillas apprehended from the varsity hostel in Bhagalpur but all three were later released, police said.
Kolkata, Feb 7 : In what appears to be an act of honour killing, a man in West Bengal's Nadia district allegedly shot dead a teenager for being in a relationship with his daughter, police said on Sunday.
New Delhi, Feb 7 : The Central Bureau of Investigation on Sunday said it has arrested a Deputy Commissioner, Income Tax of Sirsa (Haryana) and a private person for demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs. 2 lakh from a complainant.
New Delhi, Feb 7 : Two Naga organisations on Sunday slammed a rally held in the Manipur valley on Saturday purportedly for the "common future of Manipur" and to reaffirm and strengthen the integrity of the state.
New Delhi, Feb 7 : External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday met Nepal's Finance Minister Bishnu Poudel here.
New Delhi, Feb 7 : External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday met family members of 39 Indians who have been taken hostage by militant group ISIS more than one-and-a-half-years ago from Mosul city in Iraq.
Ferozepur (Punjab), Feb 7 : BSF troopers on Sunday shot dead four smugglers, including two Pakistanis, in Punjab's Ferozepur sector and seized nearly 10 kg heroin, a senior BSF officer said.
Chandigarh, Feb 7 : The Punjab government has decided to re-introduce examinations for primary and middle standards to give a boost to the academic standards in government schools, a minister said on Sunday.
New Delhi, Feb. 7 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Sunday held a meeting with his party leaders from Uttar Pradesh as efforts to firm up the party's strategy in the Samajwadi Party-ruled state which goes to polls next year.
Lucknow, Feb. 7 : A Shiv Sena delegation will meet Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik over Pakistani ghazal maestro's concert in Lucknow and convey to him that the performance was an insult to Indian martyrs.
Bhagalpur, Feb. 7 : The Bihar Police on Sunday raided the residence of Tilka Manjhi University's proctor Vilakshan Ramdas and arrested a Naxal.
New Delhi, Feb.7 : The Haryana Government on Sunday clarified Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar's remark that the state would offer special license for foreigners to consume beef, saying it would be possible only if any such provision was there in the act.
Patna, Feb. 7 : Hitting out at the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) over assertions that the law and order situation was deteriorating in Bihar under the rule of the grand alliance, Rastriya Janata Dal (RJD) President Lalu Prasad Yadav on Sunday said that the opposition was trying the create the illusion of 'jungle raj' and asserted that the state had no room for violence.
Pune, Feb. 7 : Spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravishankar on Sunday said there should be no discrimination between men and women trying to enter the Shani Shingnapur temple.
Gurgaon/Mumbai, Feb. 7 : Gangster Sandeep Gadoli, who was carrying a reward of Rs. 1.25 lakh, was killed in an encounter with the Gurgaon Crime unit on Sunday here.
Bhopal, Feb. 7 : Lauding Prime Minister Narendra Modi's agriculture policy, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday highlighted his government's commitment towards the farming community and thanked the farmers for making the state win 'Krishi Karman' award yet again.
New Delhi, Feb. 7 : David Coleman Headley would depose before a special Mumbai court on Monday and reveal the sequence of events and planning behind the 26/11 terror attacks, said senior Public Prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam.
Pune, Feb.7 : Spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravishankar on Sunday said that the people, who are prohibiting the entry of women in Maharashtra's Shani Shingnapur temple, have no rationale behind their argument, adding that their mindset could be changed only by persuasion and not by force.
New Delhi, Feb.7 : Fitbit Alta, an updated version of the company's popular flex wristband is not suitable for serious athletes, although it has many other valuable features.
Ahmedabad, Feb. 7 : Pakistan marine security on Sunday detained 30 Indian fishermen for allegedly violating its territorial waters in Gujarat coastal area.
New Delhi, Feb. 7 : The BJP on Sunday took potshots at the West Bengal Government over the arrest of a youth for posting a Facebook status against local TMC leader in Jalpaiguri and said this episode is 'not just intolerance but beyond it' under the sycophant rule of Mamata Banerjee
Paradip, Feb 7 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday dedicated the state of the art Paradip Refinery in Odisha to the nation.
Puri, Feb 7 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday visited the Lord Jagannath temple at Puri city in Odisha.
New Delhi, Feb. 7 : The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Government's drive to seek public opinion about the 'Odd-Even formula' implementation entered the second day today with the consultation process taking place in East Delhi, South Delhi and North Delhi.
New Delhi, Feb. 7 : The parents of Divyansh Kakrora, who died a mysterious death in Ryan International School, have lauded the Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP Government's move to recommend a CBI probe into the matter and said any further delay would lead to manipulation of evidences.
New Delhi, Feb. 7 : Amid the Shiv Sena protests looming over Pakistani ghazal maestro Ghulam Ali's concert in Lucknow today, the Bharatiya Janata Party has called upon the state administration to ensure that the event is performed in a peaceful environment and no untoward incident takes place.
Ranchi, Feb 7 : Jharkhand's main opposition party JMM on Sunday demanded a probe by a Special Investigation Team into the brutal murder of a Class 7 student inside a private school campus in the state capital.
Guwahati, Feb 7 : Police in Assam's Cachar district have arrested a youth for using fake documents to attend classes at the Silchar Medical College and for claiming that he has links with Bangladesh-based jihadi outfits.
Patna, Feb 7 : A proctor of a Bihar university was arrested on Sunday for alleged links with Maoists and two suspected guerrillas apprehended from the varsity hostel in Bhagalpur, police said.
Srinagar, Feb 7 : The first joint tactical exercise between border troops of India and China was conducted in the Chushul-Moldo area on Saturday.
Ranchi, Feb 7 : A youth was beaten to death in Jharkhand's Lohardagga district on charges of stealing a goat, the police said.
New Delhi, Feb 7 : Two kidney failure patients got a fresh lease of life on Sunday, thanks to the noble deed of a family in donating organs of a brain-dead patient and some timely help from Delhi Police.
New Delhi, Feb 7 : The CBI has arrested a deputy commissioner in the income tax department and his employee from Haryana on charges of accepting a bribe of Rs.2 lakh from a businessman to not impose a heavy penalty on him, an official said on Sunday.
Paradip (Odisha), Feb 7 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday dedicated to the nation a 15-million tonnes a year refinery of the Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. (IOCL) here, and expressed regrets over delay in execution of different projects.
Puri, Feb 7 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday invited internationally acclaimed sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik to train the youth of Gujarat in sand art.
Jammu, Feb 7 : Security forces killed 10 separatist guerrillas in Kashmir in the last two weeks while ensuring there was no civilian casualty in different operations, the army said on Sunday.
Shimla, Feb 7 : Himachal Pradesh's capital Shimla and its nearby tourist spots received a spell of snow on Sunday after a long dry weather, giving the resort and its neighbouring areas a picturesque look.
Jammu, Feb 7 : The Indian and Chinese armies have held their first joint tactical exercise in the Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir, a senior defence official said on Sunday.
New Delhi, Feb 7 : The body of a third year student of Delhi University was recovered from her friend's house in Shakti Nagar in north-west Delhi, reports said on Sunday.
New Delhi, Feb 7 : Micro light flying in Mysore, heli-skiing in Auli, scuba diving in Netrani Island, dune bashing in Jaisalmer, zip lining at Neemrana Fort, spelunking in Meghalaya, bunjee jumping in Rishikesh... All this and more! The harsh winter is no more an impediment to a great holiday.
Ferozepur (Punjab), Feb 7 : BSF troopers on Sunday shot dead four smugglers, including two Pakistanis, in the Khemkaran sector of Punjab's Tarn Taran district and seized nearly 10 kg heroin, officials said.
New Delhi, Feb 7 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday dedicated to the nation, the National Institute of Science Education and Research at Bhubaneswar.
February 7 : Jaipur has an unmatched polo tradition with its royal family trying to keep the polo legacy alive. The game conjures up visions of aristocracy, excellence, style and rare athletic power. Jaipur's Saawa Man Singh II was one of the most famous polo players of 1950s and 60s. And now his great grandson, the young Maharaja of Jaipur, Padmanabh Singh, who has also taken up polo, has been chosen by a polo clothing company to become its brand amabassador, making it a first in the royal family. Rajasthan Post/TWF correspondent R. Pal caught up with him...
Imphal, Feb 7 : Manipur Police beefed up security measures on Sunday as Kuki organisations condemned the "unprovoked" gun attack on February 3 on Kukis in Molnom villagers near Pallel town along National Highway 2.
Bhubaneswar, Feb 7 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on a two-day visit to Odisha on Sunday called for innovation in every field, and said th e country's young scientists should take up the great challenge of tapping solar energy.
Patna, Feb 7 : It's an area prone to annual devastating floods but little empirical data about it was available to anticipate potential disasters and maintain resilient livelihoods for the millions of people inhabiting the area. Now a Kathmandu-based international organisation dedicated to environmentally-sound mountain development strategies has set up an information system to tackle the threat.
Shimla, Feb 7 : Nearby hills of Himachal Pradesh's popular tourist destination Manali received snowfall on Sunday, turning them more picturesque. However, the state capital remained devoid of snowfall.
Kolkata/Jalpaiguri, Feb 7 : A youth was allegedly arrested on Friday for posting a Facebook status against local Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader at Malbazar in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district.
Ranchi, Feb. 7 : Police have detained three teachers in connection with the death of a 12-year-old boy whose body was found in Ranchi's Sapphire International School on Sunday.
New Delhi, Feb. 7 (AI): Deputy Chief Minister Manish Manish Sisodia on Sunday said the Delhi Government would send a recommendation for a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into the death of six-year-old Divyansh, a Class 1 student at Ryan International School in Vasant Kunj area, here.
Gurgaon, Feb. 7 : Aarsha International School director-principal has been arrested by the Palam Vihar Police in connection with attempt to rape on an eight-year-old girl of his school here.