• `Saksham Pedal Delhi` to be held on Nov. 5
    New Delhi , Sept. 24 : Petroleum Conservation Research Association (PCRA) will organise 'Saksham Pedal Delhi', a premier mass-cycling event on

  • Have tried to keep Mann Ki Baat away from politics: PM Modi
    New Delhi , Sept. 24 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that he has tried to keep his monthly radio address Mann Ki Baat away from politics.

  • Five apps that empowered content creation, social entertainment
    New Delhi , Sept 24 : In the recent past, a lot of emphasis has been placed on content, particularly in the social entertainment sector.

  • Sonipat school gangrape: Victim writes to PM seeking justice
    Sonipat (Haryana), September 24 : A female student of Om Public School here, who was allegedly gangraped by two school staffers, has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday appealing for justice.

  • Army Aviation Squadron organises 'Op Sadbhavana' to encourage young minds
    Sharifabad (Jammu and Kashmir) , September 24: As a part of 'OP Sadhbhavna' initiative, 663 Army Aviation Squadron (R and O) undertook a demonstration at Army Aviation Base in Sharifabad in a bid to motivate and encourage young minds about Indian Army.

  • Trump threatens North Korean FM for echoing 'Little Rocket Man's thoughts
    Washington D.C. [U.S.A], Sept. 24 : After hearing North Korean Foreign Minister's speech at the United Nations General Assembly in New York, United States President Donald Trump took to Twitter to threaten Ri Yong Ho for speaking for Kim Jong Un.

  • Army busts terrorist hideout in Handwara
    Handwara (Jammu and Kashmir) , Sept. 24 : The Indian Army on Sunday busted a terrorist hideout in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara District and seized a large cache of explosive material and ammunition, including an anti-aircraft gun.

  • Australia wins toss, elects to bat in Indore ODI
    Indore (Madhya Pradesh) , Sept. 24 : Australia have elected to bat after winning the toss against India in the third one-day international match that is being played between the two sides at the Holkar Stadium in Indore today.

  • There will be soccer fever all around as India set to host FIFA under 17 World Cup: PM Modi
    New Delhi , Sep 24 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said there will be soccer fever across India as it is set to host the FIFA Under 17 World Cup later this year.

  • Right for Sarfaraz to be Pak captain in all formats, says Azhar Mahmood
    London [United Kingdom], Sept.24 : The bowling coach of the Pakistan cricket team Azhar Mahmood has said that the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has taken the right decision in appointing Safaraz Ahmed as the captain in all three formats of the game at the international level i.e. Tests, one day internationals and Twenty20.

  • Girl stabbed in UP's Lakhimpur Kheri district, police registers case
    Lakhimpur Kheri (Uttar Pradesh) , Sep 24 : A girl was stabbed repeatedly on Sunday in Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur Kheri district and according to the hospital where she has been admitted, she is in a critical state.

  • Go buy Khadi products on Gandhi Jayanti to help poor and needy: PM Modi
    New Delhi , September 24 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday urged the people to buy Khadi products this Gandhi Jayanti (October 2) as it will help the poor to bring a degree of prosperity and wellbeing to their homes.

  • Highlights of 36th edition of PM Modi's 'Mann Ki Baat'
    New Delhi , Sept.24: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation on Sunday through the 36th edition of his 'Mann Ki Baat' programme. The monthly radio show completed three remarkable years today.

  • Uttar Pradesh: BJP MLA carries accident victim on his back inside hospital
    Farrukhabad (Uttar Pradesh), September 24 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Mejor Sunil Dutt Dwivedi carried an accident victim on his back inside the Lohia hospital.

  • Here's why some dogs are friendlier than others
    Washington D.C. [USA], Sep 24 : A recent study has linked dogs' social skills to genetic variations in sensitivity for the hormone oxytocin.

  • Gayle 'good to go' against England, says Windies skipper
    Johannesburg [South Africa], Sept. 24 : West Indies skipper Jason Holder believes swashbuckling opener Chris Gayle is good to go for the third ODI of the ongoing five-match series against England to be played on Sunday in Bristol.

  • J-K: Encounter underway between security forces, terrorists in Baramulla
    Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir) , September 24: An encounter is underway between the security forces and terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Uri area in Baramulla sector. Three to four terrorists have been trapped.

  • Navratri delicacies with a twist: Chef Vikas Khanna's special menu for Sushma Swaraj
    New York [U.S.A.], Sept. 24 : Michelin-starred chef Vikas Khanna, who recently prepared a culinary treat for External Affair Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj and other delegates in New York, said that the food was inspired by the ongoing Hindu festival Navrati, but had a twist.

  • Rahul 'thanks' Sushma for recognising Cong's legacy in UNGA address
    New Delhi , Sep 24 : Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Sunday thanked External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj for recognising his governments' great vision of setting up IITs and IIMs during the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) address.

  • 'More serious action required than talks': India on climate change
    New York [U.S.A.], Sept. 24 : India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday urged the developed nations to take part in the climate change process more actively and help others through technology transfer and Green Climate Financing.

  • Find something else to do: Trump tells NFL players protesting national anthem
    Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], Sept. 24 : US President Donald Trump on Saturday lashed out at National Football League (NFL) players, protesting the national anthem by kneeling and urged the N.F.L. owners to fire the players.

  • Tamil Nadu Forest Minister says 'all ministers had lied about Jayalalithaa's health'
    Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , September 23 : Tamil Nadu Forest Minister Dindigul Sreenivasan on Saturday revealed that all ministers of the state had lied to the people about hospitalisation and death of state's former Chief Minister and AIADMK general secretary J Jayalalithaa at Chennai's Apollo Hospital last year and revealed that only once a closest confidant of Jayalalithaa, VK Sasikala and her family had access to see Amma.

  • London: Six injured in acid attack in Stratford
    London [U.K.], Sept. 24 : Six people were injured in mass acid attack in Stratford, east London on Saturday evening, confirmed the Metropolitan Police.

  • PM Modi terms Sushma Swaraj's UNGA speech as 'strong message' on terrorism
    New Delhi , September 23 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday lauded External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj over her speech on terrorism at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) stating that the latter gave a strong message on the dangers of terrorism and the reason to unite and fight this menace.

  • Rajiv Gandhi Assassination case: Convict Perarivalan's parole extended by one month
    Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , September 23 : The Tamil Nadu Government on late Saturday night decided to extend the parole of one of the convicts in former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, A G Perarivalan, by one more month.

  • PM Modi's 'Mann Ki Baat' program to complete three years today
    New Delhi , Sept. 24 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation through the 36th edition of 'Mann Ki Baat' programme on Sunday.

  • Man commits suicide in court as soon as pronounced guilty of rape
    Katni (Madhya Pradesh) Sept 23 : A man committed suicide on Saturday after a court here pronounced him guilty of raping a minor girl.

  • Noida gang-rape: Case registered against accused
    Noida (Uttar Pradesh) , September 23 : After a woman who was allegedly gang-raped in a moving in Noida Sector 39 on Saturday, the police have registered a case against the accused.

  • Gurugram DC assures parents of Ryan students about security measures
    New Delhi , September 23 : Hours after three accused were sent to one-day Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) custody in connection with Pradyuman Murder Case, Deputy Commissioner (DC) of Gurugram Vijay Pratap stated that a meeting concerning security concerns were discussed with parents and the school will implement safety measures which will necessarily be followed.

  • This therapy may help to restore texture, tone and natural glow of your skin
    New Delhi , September 23 : Attention ladies! For a glowing skin, Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) therapy uses the healing power of platelet and plasma to rejuvenate the skin.

  • Great to see international cricket back in Pakistan, says Azhar Mahmood
    London [United Kingdom], Sept.24 : The bowling coach of the Pakistan cricket team, Azhar Mahmood, has described the visit of a World XI to Pakistan for a Twenty20 series as a very emotional and great moment for players and followers of the game in his country.

  • This strategy may prevent infections in spinal cord injury patients
    Washington D.C. [USA], Sep 24 : A team of researchers has suggested a new treatment to prevent and reduce the incidence of infections in the patients with spinal cord injuries without the use of antibiotics.

  • HP: AIIMS, a big gift in field of health given by PM Modi, says Nadda
    New Delhi , Sept. 24 : Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda on Sunday described the inauguration of an All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) hospital in Himachal Pradesh's Bilaspur as a very big gift in the field of health given by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

  • No-tillage alone not enough against water pollution
    Washington D.C. [USA], Sep 24 : A team of researchers has found that the adoption of no-till - a way of growing crops or pasture from year to year without disturbing the soil through tillage - may increase water pollution from nitrate via leaching.

  • J-K: Two jawans injured in ceasefire violation in Rajouri district
    Rajouri (J-K) , Sep 24 : Two jawans were injured in a ceasefire violation by Pakistan on Sunday in Bhimber Gali (BG) sector of Jammu and Kashmir' Rajouri district.

  • MQM demands reopening of offices in Pakistan during New York protest
    New York [U.S.A], September 24 : Pakistan's third largest political party, the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), staged a protest in New York on the sidelines of the 72nd UN General Assembly session, calling on Islamabad to reopen its sealed offices in Islamabad and in other parts of the country.

  • Austria, Germany backs France over boycotting Winter Olympics in South Korea
    Paris [France], Sept.24 : With tensions over the Korean Peninsula mounting, Austria and Germany have joined France to boycott the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, citing safety concerns over threats from nuclear-armed Pyongyang.

  • Lt Swati Mahadik, Lt Nidhi Dubey, a shining example of women power: PM
    New Delhi , September 24 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday congratulated the newly commissioned Lieutenants Swati Mahadik and Nidhi Dubey, wives of Late Colonel Santosh Mahadik and Late Naik Mukesh Dubey for showing grit, determination and patriotism despite difficulties.

  • Unity in diversity is India's specialty, experience it for developing personality: PM Modi
    New Delhi , Sept. 24 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said 'Run for Unity' should be organised on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Sardar Patel on October 31,

  • India bags 4 more medals in 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Turkmenistan
    Ashgabat (Turkmenistan) , September 24 : India grabbed the 11th spot in the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Turkmenistan after winning four more medals on Saturday.

  • Delhi Varsity professor in dock for calling Goddess Durga 'sexy prostitute'
    New Delhi , Sept. 24 : A complaint has been filed against Delhi University Assistant Professor Kedar Mandal for making an objectionable statement on Goddess Durga.

  • Legendary batters Misbah, Younis will be missed: Azhar Mahmood
    London [United Kingdom], Sept.24 : The Pakistan cricket team will miss the services of two legendary batsmen, Misbah-ul-Haq and Younis Khan who have recently retired, said the team's bowling coach, Azhar Mahmood.

  • 'Delighted' PM Modi hails support to 'Swachhta Hi Seva' movement
    New Delhi , Sept. 24 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday expressed his happiness over the widespread support for 'Swachhata Hi Seva' movement and thanked media for furthering the message of cleanliness.

  • Uri encounter: One terrorist killed by security forces, operation underway
    Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir) , September 24 : One terrorist was gunned down by the security forces on Sunday in Jammu and Kashmir's Uri area in Baramulla sector.

  • Kasprowicz confident of Australia turnaround in Indore
    New Delhi , Sept. 24 : Despite Australia being down 0-2 in the ongoing five-match ODI series, former pacer Michael Kasprowicz is hoping for a turnaround from Steve Smith and Co when they face India at the Holkar Stadium on Sunday.

  • 3 Indian-origin leaders elected to New Zealand's Parliament
    Auckland [New Zealand], September 24 : Three Indian-origin politicians, including two women, have been elected to New Zealand's Parliament in the general elections, in which the center-right governing party has been placed first but failed to capture a parliamentary majority.

  • One child dead as under-construction embankment collapses in Dehradun
    Dehradun (Uttarakhand) , Sep 24 : An under-construction embankment on Sunday collapsed near Neshvilla Road area of Uttarakhand's Dehradun, leaving a child dead. One kid has been rescued.

  • Himachal Pradesh: PM Modi to inaugurate AIIMS in Bilaspur on October 3
    New Delhi , Sept. 24 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to inaugurate an All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) hospital in Himachal Pradesh's Bilaspur on October 3.

  • Confident India aim to seal series in Indore
    Indore (Madhya Pradesh) , Sept. 24 : India will look to pile on the misery for a struggling Australia and seal the five-match series when they take on the Steve Smith-led side in the third ODI at the Holkar Stadium in Indore on Sunday.

  • Two-day BJP national executive meetings to begin today
    New Delhi , Sept. 24 : The two-day Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) office bearers and national executive meetings will begin today in the national capital.

  • Barcelona defeat Girona 3-0 to continue winning streak in La Liga
    Girona [Spain], Sept. 24 : Luis Suarez scored on his 100th La Liga appearance as Barcelona registered a comfortable 3-0 win over regional rivals Girona on Saturday.

  • Mary Kom to represent AIBA at IOC Athletes' Forum
    New Delhi , Sept. 24 : Five-time world champion Mary Kom created history as she became the first Indian to be picked as the International Boxing Association's (AIBA) representative for the IOC Athletes' Forum scheduled in November.

  • We need people like Newton in our society and system', says Rajkummar Rao
    New Delhi , Sep 23 : As 'Newton' has been selected as Indian's official entry to the Oscars 2018, Bollywood actor Rajkummar Rao on Saturday said that, 'Newton' is a real super hero, while adding, We need people like 'Newton' in our society and system, to bring free and fair elections in conflict-ridden areas.

  • India calls UN to reach agreement on CCIT to root out terrorism
    Geneva [U.S.A.], Sept. 24 : Raising grave concern over the burgeoning terrorism across the globe, India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday called on the international community to reach an agreement on the Comprehensive Convention on International Terrorism (CCIT) to root out the menace from the globe.

  • 29 corridors in Delhi declared 'No Tolerance Zone' for parking, encroachment
    New Delhi , Sept 23 : Twenty nine corridors in New Delhi shall be considered No Tolerance Zone for road side parking and encroachment with effect from October 25.

  • Is sitting 'the new smoking'? Not really
    Washington D.C. [USA], Sep 24 : Sitting has been described as 'the new smoking,' but according to a recent study, it's the obesity that really leads to problems.

  • Trump criticises Iran over its recent ballistic missile test
    Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], Sept. 24 : US President Donald Trump criticized Iran over its recent ballistic missile test on Saturday and said that the Washington doesn't have much of an agreement after Tehran test-fired a missile.

  • 22 bars and restaurants sealed in Delhi's Hauz Khas Village
    New Delhi , September 24 : 22 bars and eateries in New Delhi's Hauz Khas areas have been sealed by the Delhi Government for violation of pollution-control laws.

  • Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh emphasises on benefits of co-operative sector
    Raipur (Chhattisgarh) , Sept 23 : Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Saturday emphasised on the benefits of cooperative sector and said that state's successful model of paddy purchase management can be much attributed to the cooperative committee.

  • Nikki Reed slams reports claiming husband Ian Somerhalder 'forced' her for pregnancy
    New Delhi , September 23 : Nikki Reed slammed the reports claiming that her husband Ian Somerhalder apparently forced her into getting pregnant.