• Wreath laying ceremony at Teen Murti Memorial
    New Delhi : The wreaths were laid at the Teen Murti Memorial by the Cavalry Officers' Association (COA) on 18 November 2017.

  • Department of Food and Public Distribution clarifies on media reports on death due to starvation
    New Delhi : In the recent past a few reports have appeared in the media about starvation deaths owing to alleged denial of subsidized foodgrains under NFSA to eligible ration card holders for want of Aadhaar number or for non-authentication at PoS etc.

  • President of India Addresses 94th Annual Convocation of The University of Delhi
    New Delhi : The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, graced and addressed the 94th annual convocation of the University of Delhi today (November 18, 2017).

  • President of India to Visit Three Northeastern States from November 19 to 22, 2017
    New Delhi : The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, will visit three Northeastern States - Arunachal Pradesh, Assam and Manipur - from November 19 to 22, 2017. This is his first visit to these states as the President of India.

  • Delhi Half Marathon: Ethopia's women athletes win first, second, third position
    New Delhi , Nov 19 : The winners in Elite category (Women's) for Delhi's Half Marathon, on Sunday, saw Ethopia's Almaz Ayama, Ababel Yeshaneh and Netsanet Gudeta coming first, second and third respectively.

  • Birth memorial of Rani Laxmi Bai lies neglected on her birth anniversary
    Varanasi , Nov.19 : The birth memorial of Rani of Jhansi, Laxmi Bai, was lying neglected, in Uttar Pradesh's Varanasi on her birth anniversary on Sunday.

  • Delhi Half Marathon: Ethopia's athletes win first, second position
    New Delhi , Nov 19 : The winners in Elite category (Men's) for Delhi Half Marathon, on Sunday, saw Ethopia's Birhanu Legese and Andahmlak Belihu coming first and second respectively.

  • Farooq trying to push country into communalism: BJP
    New Delhi , Nov. 19 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday said that National Conference (NC) president Farooq Abdullah was trying to push the country into communalism.

  • B-Town congratulates Manushi Chillar on winning Miss World crown
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , November 19 : After a wait of 17 long years, Indian model Manushi Chhillar has won the Miss World crown.

  • Youth arrested for allegedly harassing girls with morphed pictures
    Hyderabad (Telangana) , Nov 19 : A 20-year-old man was arrested here for allegedly harassing three girls by sending them their morphed pictures through WhatsApp.

  • PM Modi reiterates importance of sanitation on World Toilet Day
    New Delhi , Nov 19 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday reaffirmed the Centre's commitment towards improving sanitation in the country on account of World Toilet Day today.

  • Zimbabwe's ruling party expected to sack Mugabe today
    Harare [Zimbabwe], Nov 19 : Zimbabwe's ruling party is expected to sack President Robert Mugabe and reinstate Emmerson Mnangagwa, the vice- president who was fired last week.

  • Assad regime shelling kills 12 civilians in Damascus
    Ankara [Turkey], Nov 19 : At least 12 civilians were killed in shelling by the Assad regime forces in Syria's capital Damascus on Saturday, the Anadolu Agency reported.

  • Turkey forces kill 14 PKK terrorists
    Ankara [Turkey], Nov 19 : At least 14 terrorists belonging to the Kurdistan Workers' Party or PKK insurgent group were killed by the Turkish forces in southeastern Diyarbakir province on Saturday.

  • Trump invites 'loser' Hillary Clinton to run again in 2020
    Washington D.C. [United States] Nov. 19 : United States President Donald Trump on Saturday, while attacking his former Democratic presidential rival Hillary Clinton, has challenged her to run against him again in the 2020 U.S. presidential election.

  • Would resist illegal Trump launch order: US nuke commander
    Washington D.C. [United States], Nov. 19 : The top United States nuclear commander has said that he will not carry out an illegal nuclear attack ordered by President Donald Trump.

  • Conspirators will gain nothing but defeat: Maryam Nawaz
    Islamabad [Pakistan], Nov. 19 : Ousted Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif's daughter Maryam Nawaz on Saturday said that the people who are conspiring against the Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) will be defeated.

  • 'Passion towards work made her the winner today'
    New Delhi , November 18 : Retired Lieutenant and an image consultant and enhancer, Rita Gangwani on Saturday expressed happiness over Manushi Chhillar winning the Miss World Title and said that 'passion towards her work made her the winner today'.

  • Palaniswami accuses Sasikala and family for bringing bad name to party
    Madurai (Tamil Nadu) , Nov. 18 : Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami on Saturday in a veiled attack said the Income Tax raids, being conducted at Poes Garden, is due to the wrong doing of Sasikala and his family.

  • 'We have a successor Manushi Chhillar', says ex Miss World PeeCee
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Nov 18 : And we have a successor! said Miss World 2000 Priyanka Chopra about the newly crowned Miss World, Manushi Chhillar.

  • Manavjit Sandhu wins trap gold in shooting nationals
    New Delhi , Nov 18 : Former World and six-time Asian champion Manavjit Singh Sandhu on Saturday defended his national Men's Trap Shooting title at the ongoing 61st National Shooting Championship Competitions here at Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Range.

  • Vasundhara Raje requests Smriti Irani to postpone Padmavati's release
    Jaipur (Rajasthan) , November 18 : Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Saturday wrote a letter to Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani requesting her to defer the release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's film 'Padmavati' until some changes are made to it.

  • Manohar Lal Khattar congratulates Manushi Chhillar on winning 'Miss World 2017'
    New Delhi , November 18 : Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Saturday expressed happiness and congratulated Manushi Chhillar in winning the Miss World title, after 17-long years.

  • Parliament stand on PoK can't be negated: Khurshid
    New Delhi , Nov. 18 : Congress leader Salman Khurshid on Saturday said that the Parliament stand on Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) can't be negated.

  • Twitter suspends verified Pak Defense handle for faking Indian picture
    Islamabad [Pakistan], November 18 : Twitter deleted Pakistan's verified Defence handle after they used a fake picture of an Indian girl.

  • N.D Tiwari becomes unresponsive, shifted to I.C.U
    New Delhi , Nov 18 : Veteran Congress leader Narayan Datt Tiwari on Saturday became unresponsive when he was being given physiotherapy and was shifted to a hospital in Delhi.

  • Disconnect between Pakistan Army Headquarters and troops, says Indian DGMO
    New Delhi , November 18 : India's Director General of Military operations (DGMO) Lieutenant General A. K. Bhatt, on being impressed upon Pakistan DGMO, said it appears to be a 'disconnect between the intent at the Pak GHQ (name of Army Headquarters at Rawalpindi), which reiterates its desire for peace, and the actions of Pak troops along the Line of Control, who resort to heavy firing without provocation'.

  • Miss World 2017: Miss India Manushi Chhillar wins the title
    New Delhi , Nov 18 : Indian model Manushi Chhillar is the new Miss World, after 17-long years.

  • Take a look at Serena William's 'picture perfect family'
    New Delhi , Nov 18 : After the much awaited Serena Williams' wedding to Alexis Ohanian, the fans have received yet another treat.

  • BJP, Cong corner KCR over proposed Israel 'junket'
    Hyderabad (Telangana) Nov. 18 : The Opposition has criticized the Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao's (KCR) decision to send 1000 agriculture officials on Israel tour.

  • Annual Day Celebration in AFGJI
    New Delhi : Air Force Golden Jubilee Institute celebrated its 32nd Annual Day on 18th November 2017 in The Air Force Auditorium, Subroto Park at 1030 hrs.

  • 237TH Corps of Engineers Day
    New Delhi : 237th Corps of Engineers Day was celebrated on 18 Nov 2017. In a solemn Ceremony organised at 'Amar Jawan Jyoti', Lt Gen Suresh Sharma, Engineer-in-Chief along with other serving and retired officers & men laid wreaths and paid homage to the brave soldiers who sacrificed their life for the country.

  • Students should continue to learn, earn and yearn to serve with clear vision, pure heart and strong shoulders: Vice President
    New Delhi : The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that Students should continue to learn, earn and yearn to serve with clear vision, pure heart and strong shoulders. He was addressing the Eighth Convocation of Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management (GITAM), in Hyderabad today.

  • Address by Shri Ram Nath Kovind at The 94th convocation of The University of Delhi
    New Delhi : I am happy to be here for the 94th Convocation of the University of Delhi, one of the most valued institutions of higher learning in our country. I offer my greetings to the Vice-Chancellor, faculty members and, most important, the graduating students and their family members. This is a big day and a memorable moment for all of you.

  • Former Nepal PM Dahal's son Prakash passes away
    Kathmandu [Nepal], November 19 : Nepal's former prime minister and CPN Maoist Centre Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal's son Prakash Dahal passed away in Kathmandu on Sunday after suffering a massive heart attack.

  • Sheila Dikshit slams Centre for renaming Dyal Singh College
    New Delhi , Nov.19 : Senior Congress leader and former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit on Sunday said that decision to rename Dyal Singh College (Evening) as 'Vande Mataram Mahavidyalaya' was not a commendable move.

  • Farah Khan shares an awwdorable selfie with singer Ed Sheeran
    New Delhi , November 19 : Pop sensation Ed Sheeran is touring with his latest album, 'Divide', and is all set to perform at the Jio Gardens in Bandra Kurla Complex, Mumbai on Sunday.

  • Imran to quit politics if SC disqualifies him
    Islamabad [Pakistan], November 19 : Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan has said that he would quit politics if the Supreme Court disqualified him.

  • Delhi half marathon saw around 35,000 participants
    New Delhi , Nov 19 : Delhi's Half Marathon conducted by Airtel started off on Sunday with about 35,000 people participating from across the world, despite the warnings from the Indian Medical Association (IMA) over the rising levels of toxic smog in the national capital.

  • J-K: Arms, ammunition recovered from Hajin encounter site
    Bandipora (Jammu and Kashmir) , Nov 19 : Arms and ammunition, including Under-Barrel Grenade Launchers, AK-47s and 10 hand grenades, were recovered post the encounter which took place in Hajin on Saturday.

  • PM Modi remembers Indira Gandhi on birth centenary
    New Delhi , Nov 19 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday paid his tributes to former counterpart Indira Gandhi on her birth centenary today.

  • CBFC member Arjun Gupta wants Bhansali be tried for treason
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , November 19 : With all the controversies ensuing over the release of 'Padmavati', it seems Sanjay Leela Bhansali would not be able to take a sigh of relief anytime soon.

  • Situation under control after communal violence in Sri Lanka
    Colombo [Sri Lanka], Nov 19 : The situation in Sri Lanka's Gintota after communal clashes between Sinhalese and Muslims has been brought under control, the Colombo Page reported.

  • Manipur populace resolves to safeguard territorial integrity
    Imphal (Manipur) , November 19 : In an open discussion held on Saturday about the Framework Agreement signed between the Government of India and the National Socialist Council of Nagaland (Isak-Muivah) (NSCN-IM), the citizens of Manipur reiterated its stand on safeguarding the territorial integrity of the state, and adopted four resolutions towards the same.

  • Ravinder Gosain murder: Three suspects sent to police remand
    Ludhiana (Punjab) , November 19 : Three suspects in the murder of local Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) leader Ravinder Gosain were sent to five-day police remand, on Saturday.

  • PM Modi, other national icons congratulate Miss World Manushi Chhillar
    New Delhi , November 19 : Manushi Chhillar on Saturday brought the Miss World crown back to India after 17 years, and the nation couldn't help but send out some serious love.

  • Telangana CM waives off pending power dues of STs
    Hyderabad (Telangana) , November 19 : Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao has announced the waiver of all pending power dues of the Scheduled Tribe category, as well as the lifting of electrical cases against them in the state.

  • Sri Lankan Navy apprehends four Indian fishermen
    Delft Island (Sri Lanka) , November 19 : The Sri Lankan Navy apprehended four Tamil Nadu fishermen and seized one boat near Delft Island, on Saturday.

  • Manmohan Singh bags Indira Gandhi Prize
    New Delhi , Nov. 18 : Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will be recipient of International Jury of the Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development for this year.

  • Confident of making a game out of it: Cheteshwar Pujara
    Kolkata , November 18 : Though Sri Lanka are trailing India by just seven runs at the end of Day Three of the opening Test of the three-match series at the Eden Gardens here, Right-handed batsman Cheteshwar Pujara is confident that India will still make a game out it.

  • Goa mining case: Former CM Digambar Kamat files anticipatory bail application
    Panaji (Goa) , Nov. 18 : Former Chief Minister of Goa Digambar Kamat on Saturday filed an anticipatory bail application before Panaji Special Court in connection with 2011 Goa illegal mining case, which was allegedly being carried out in conspiracy with the then UPA government in the state.

  • Trump to pardon Turkey next week
    Washington [United States], November 18 : United States President Donald Trump on Tuesday will exercise his pardoning powers on two turkeys given the time-honoured tradition.

  • Process will start after announcing president election date: Cong on CWC meeting
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Nov 18 : Congress leader Janardan Dwivedi on Saturday asserted that the Congress Working Committee (CWC) will approve the schedule for nomination, after which the process to select the party president will start.

  • AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Young dies at 64
    Canberra [Australia], November 18 : To much disappointment for rock aficionados, Malcolm Young, Australian guitarist and co-founder of AC/DC on Saturday died at the age of 64.

  • MV Emerald Star: Sushma Swaraj ask Indian Ambassador in Manila for DNA identification
    New Delhi , November 18 : External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday asked Indian Ambassador in Manila for the DNA identification of 10 Indian crew members of the MV Emerald Star who went missing on October 17.

  • Sushil Kumar is unmatched: Coach Satpal Singh
    New Delhi , Nov 18 : Satpal Singh, coach of Sushil Kumar, on Saturday said that the players who offered walkovers to the double Olympic medallist in the National Wrestling Championship were aware that they couldn't win against him.

  • Zimababewans hit streets, say 'Mugabe go'
    Harare [Zimbabwe] Nov. 18 : Thousands of Zimababewans on Saturday hit the streets to demand President Robert Mugabe's removal.

  • Rakhi Sawant files FIR after getting threats from Karni Sena
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Nov 18 : After being threatened for extending support for 'Padmavati,' Rakhi Sawant said she has filed an FIR against the Rajput Karni Sena members.

  • Hariri says will return to Lebanon for Independence Day celebrations
    Paris [France] Nov. 18 : Saad Hariri on Saturday confirmed he will return home to Lebanon in the coming days to take part in Independence Day celebrations.

  • Mumbai attack mastermind's nephew, along with five others killed in Bandipora encounter
    Bandipora (Jammu and Kashmir) , Nov. 18 : Mumbai attack mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi's nephew Owaid, along with five other Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists, was gunned down by security forces during Bandipora encounter on Saturday.