Kolkata, Oct 27 : Through deft strokes of the brush, 86-year-old lifer Srikanto Haldar is sketching his perception of goddess Kali in bright orange, yellow and blue, a skill symbolising his re-connect with society.
Mumbai, Oct 27 : Mumbaikars in a hurry can now get instant information on upcoming suburban trains and jurisdiction areas of various police stations, in collaboration with Google maps and free Wi-Fi in the city.
New Delhi [India], Oct.27 : Google today announced the launch of its travel guide application 'Google Trips' making it easier for travellers to plan their vacation and get curated travel options as per their interest.
New Delhi [India] Oct. 27 : Pitching for corruption free Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) regime in Goa, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Thursday said that achievements could be seen on the ground.
Jaipur/New Delhi [India], Oct. 27 : Hours after the Delhi Police arrested a staffer of the Pakistan High Commission on espionage charges, another Pakistani spy has been arrested from Rajasthan.
Chandigarh, Oct 27 : A senior Congress leader in Punjab on Thursday demanded the scrapping of the state's Right to Service (RTS) Commission, saying it was a huge burden on the state exchequer.
Srinagar/Jammu, Oct 27 : An Indian soldier and a BSF trooper were killed in separate incidents in north Kashmir and on the international border in Jammu district on Thursday.
Ranchi, Oct 27 : Two unidentified assailants riding a motorbike looted Rs 5 lakh from a trader's employee in Jharkhand's Giridih district on Thursday, police said.
Patna, Oct 27 : It's been three years since they were promised jobs and other benefits, by none other than then Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi. But for the families of the six people killed in serial blasts at Patna Gandhi Maidan on October 27, 2013, the wait continues.
Chandigarh, Oct 27 : The BJP-led Chhattisgarh government will replicate the Punjab government's flagship 'Sangat Darshan' model of public welfare and development in the central Indian state.
New Delhi, Oct 27 : Two Indian nationals, Maulana Ramzan and Subhash Jangir who allegedly worked for Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI), were on Thursday sent to 12-day police remand by the Patiala House Court here.
New Delhi, Oct 27 : The Supreme Court on Thursday stayed the summons issued by an Uttar Pradesh court to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and AAP leader Kumar Vishwas and issued a notice to the state government.
Gurgaon, Oct 27 : A 32-year-old man from Uttar Pradesh was arrested by Gurgaon police for raping a 7-year-old girl here, police said on Thursday.
Gurgaon, Oct 27 : A Nigerian national was arrested on the charge of staying illegally in the country, police said on Thursday.
New Delhi, Oct 27 : Over a thousand tobacco growers and retailers on Thursday staged a protest outside the Health Ministry and South Asian Office of the World Health Organisation here.
New Delhi, Oct 27 : The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved the establishment of a new Indian Institute of Science Education and amp; Research (IISER) at Berhampur, Odisha.
Srinagar, Oct 27 : An Indian soldier was killed and another injured on Thursday in north Kashmir's Kupwara district during an infiltration bid from across the Line of Control (LoC), a senior official said.
New Delhi [India], Oct 27 : Tommy Hilfiger, which is owned by PVH Corp has announced the continuation of supermodel Gigi Hadid's global ambassadorship for Tommy Hilfiger women's wear for Spring 2017, including apparel, footwear, accessories and fragrance.
New Delhi [India], Oct. 27 : Former Arunachal Pradesh governor Jyoti Prasad Rajkhowa on Thursday demanded a CBI inquiry into former Arunachal Pradesh chief minister Kalikho Pul's reported suicide.
Kolkata, Oct 27 : Amid a raging controversy over Indian student visa fraud, a New Zealand agency for international education on Wednesday advised potential applicants to go through government-recognised education agents.
Kolkata, Oct 27 : The India Speed Week 2016 (ISW) organisers on Thursday announced a three-day extravaganza in Kolkata from December 9 to 11 to bring together drag racing teams and speedsters across various automobile segments and categories.
Bhubaneswar, Oct 27 : Odisha is likely to receive rainfall as cyclonic storm Kyant forming over the Bay of Bengal weakened into a deep depression, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Thursday.
New Delhi, Oct 27 : The Supreme Court will on Friday hear a plea by the NOIDA Toll Bridge Company challenging the Allahabad High Court order making the Delhi-Noida-Direct (DND) Flyway toll free.
By Smita Prakash, Jaisalmer (Rajasthan) [India], Oct.27 : A relatively small temple tucked away near the India-Pakistan border is considered the protector of the region. The Tanotmata Temple is 153 kilometers from Jaisalmer and falls within the jurisdiction of the Border Security Force (BSF).
New Delhi [India], Oct 27 (ANI): Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Thursday said that it does not matter whether ex-BJP MP Navjot Singh Sidhu joins the Congress or the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) as the outcome in both cases will be zero.
New Delhi [India], Oct. 27(ANI): Talentedge, India's Ed-Tech firm, offering 'live and interactive', anywhere learning in a digital format, strengthens its collaboration with MICA, to offer a PG Certificate Programme in Business Management.
New Delhi [India], Oct 27 (ANI): The Crime Branch of the Delhi Police on Thursday confirmed the arrest of two people of Pakistan origin who are residents of Rajasthan and the expected deportation of a Pakistan high commission staffer for "espionage activities", for possessing and passing on classified defence-related documents to Pakistan.
Patna (Bihar) [India], Oct 27 (ANI): Rejecting the opposition's remarks that law and order in Bihar has gone for a toss, Deputy Chief Minister Tejaswi Yadav on Thursday assured strict action against the accused in the Kaimur incident and asserted that anybody who challenges law will be not be spared.
New Delhi [India], Oct 27 (ANI-NewsVoir): With Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) and IMRB reports of e-Commerce market in India to nearly double to Rs 2,11,005 crore by December 2016, The School of Management, G D Goenka University, one of the pioneering management education institutions has introduced a unique Post Graduate Diploma in On Line Business.
Kaimur (Bihar) [India], Oct 27 (ANI): A minor girl in Kaimur district of Bihar died after motorcycle-borne men allegedly ran her over after molesting her.
New Delhi [India] Oct. 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with 172 newly-inducted IAS officers today here.
Guwahati, Oct 27 : Police in Assam's Dibrugarh district arrested an engineer on Thursday after they caught him red handed while accepting a bribe of Rs 10 lakh.
Mumbai, Oct 27 : Top military officers paid homage to the infantry fraternity who died for the country in Jammu and Kashmir on the 70th Infantry Day celebrations here on Thursday.
New Delhi [India], Oct 27 (ANI):'Koffee with Karan' is one talk show that gives us truck loads of gossips and revelations. The show is definitely coming back with a bang as 'Dear Zindagi' stars Shah Rukh Khan and Alia Bhatt are to grace its couch for the first episode.
New Delhi [India], Oct. 27(ANI): The Delhi Police crime branch on Wednesday detained Pakistan's High Commission official Mehmood Akhtar in connection with espionage.
New Delhi, Oct 27 : Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday announced that he will immediately implement the Supreme Court direction saying wages of temporary staff should be on par with regular ones.
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Oct. 27 (ANI): The Congress party on Wednesday slammed the ongoing infighting in the Samajwadi Party, and urged Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav to focus on redressal of people's grievance.
New Delhi, Oct 27 : It was a clear Thursday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 16.5 degrees Celsius, the season's average, the weather office said.
Jammu, Oct 27 : Heavy shelling continued between Indian and Pakistani troops on Thursday in Jammu district's R.S.Pura sector of the International Border (IB).
New Delhi, Oct 27 : Delhi Police, in a joint operation with their Bihar counterparts, have arrested four persons for kidnapping two brothers who worked as labour contractors here, police said.
New Delhi, Oct 26 : The city police on Wednesday informed the Delhi High Court that from January 1, 2017 the 'panic button' in every mobile phones will be introduced, to help people in distress, especially women.
Mumbai, Oct 26 : Students of KPB Hinduja College here on Wednesday gifted blankets and stationery to orphaned children to help them celebrate the festival of Diwali.
New Delhi, Oct 26 : Amid speculations about a split in the Samajawadi Party in Uttar Pradesh, the Congress is keeping a close watch while not ruling out an alliance with a breakaway faction in case such a situation arises, an informed source said on Wednesday.
New Delhi, Oct 26 (Ians) Aam Aadmi Party legislator from Okhla, Amanatullah Khan, was on Wednesday booked in a case of physical assault on two engineers here, Delhi Police said.
Kolkata, Oct 26 : The West Bengal government on Wednesday termed "an infringement of the federal structure" the Centre's alleged move to transfer wages directly to beneficiaries under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act scheme.
New Delhi, Oct 26 : Amid speculations on a split in the Samajawadi Party in Uttar Pradesh, the Congress is keeping a close watch while not ruling out an alliance with a breakaway faction in case such a situation arises, an informed source said on Wednesday.
Tikamgarh (Madhya Pradesh), Oct 26 : Three men tried to kill a 50-year-old woman by burning her alive over old enmity in Madhya Pradesh's Tikamgarh district. The condition of the woman is critical, police said on Wednesday.
New Delhi, Oct 26 : A Delhi court on Wednesday posted for November 3 the hearing in the bail plea of sacked AAP Minister Sandeep Kumar, who was arrested on charges of rape.
Bhubaneswar, Oct 26 : Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday urged the Centre to release Rs 795.31 crore for disbursal among the state's drought-hit farmers.
New Delhi[India], Oct. 26 : Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Wednesday announced a three-fold action plan for stringent crackdown on illegal consumption of liquor in the open in violation of the Delhi Excise Act.
Lucknow, Oct 26 : In a big relief to commuters on the busy Delhi-Noida-Direct (DND) toll road, Allahabad High Court (HC) on Wednesday waived the toll tax.
Gandhinagar, Oct 26 : Over 30 activists of the Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) were arrested when they gathered outside the office of the Gujarat Other Backward Class (OBC) Commission here on Wednesday to demand the community be accorded OBC status, police said.
Mumbai, Oct 26 : The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Wednesday named Smita Patil, the eldest daughter of the late Deputy Chief Minister R.R. Patil, as the party's state Women Youth President.
New Delhi, Oct 26 : In a set-back to cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu, the Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered trial be recommenced in an election petition alleging excess expenditure beyond the permitted limit and misuse of a government official during his election from Amritsar in 2009.
New Delhi, Oct 26 : Delhi government is planning to convert the Rajghat Power Plant into a waste-to-energy plant, Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain said on Wednesday.
Mumbai, Oct 26 : The students of KPB Hinduja College here on Wednesday gifted blankets and stationary to orphaned children to help them celebrate the festival of Diwali and feel the joy of love and sharing.
Chandigarh, Oct 26 : Haryana will be the first state in the country to give the benefit of the 7th Central Pay Commission (CPC) recommendations to its employees from January 1, 2016, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said on Wednesday.
Chandigarh, Oct 26 : A senior Indian Air Force officer was found dead under suspicious circumstances at the Sirsa airbase in Haryana, the state police said on Wednesday.
New Delhi, Oct 26 : The national capital experienced a pleasant weather on Wednesday with the maximum temperature settling at 33.4 degrees Celsius, two notches above the season's average, the Met Office said. It has forecast similar weather on Thursday.
New Delhi, Oct 26 : Three more birds died in Delhi due to bird flu on Wednesday, one of the deaths reported from the Delhi Zoo after a gap of six days, officials here said.