• Lance Naik Roy Mathew suicide: SC issues notice to Army
    New Delhi , Apr 24 : The Supreme Court on Monday issued notices to the Central Government and the Army after hearing a PIL filed by a journalist, who alleged that 'sahayaks' and other lower rank staff in the Army were allegedly forced to do domestic and menial chores for the seniors.

  • 'Pholosophical' PeeCee shares 'true purpose' of life
    New Delhi , Apr. 24 : Priyanka Chopra's current mood is philosophical!

  • Did Amber Heard, Elon Musk just confirm their relationship?
    New Delhi , Apr 24 : It seems Amber Heard and Elon Musk are more than just a fling.

  • SpiceJet issues clarification on warrant against MD
    New Delhi , Apr 24 : Airline SpiceJet Ltd. on Monday issued a clarification on the warrant issued against its managing director for ignoring its two-year-old order to reimburse the air ticket's cost to a passenger, who was not allowed to board the plane.

  • 7th Senior Women's Hockey C'ships: Chhattisgarh hammer Mumbai 9-0
    Rohtak , Apr 24 : Chhattisgarh Hockey produced a dominant performance as they thrashed the Mumbai Hockey Association Ltd 9-0 in their Pool A clash of the 7th Senior National Championship 2017 (Women) 'A' Division here on Monday.

  • Sri Lanka recall Lasith Malinga for Champions Trophy
    Colombo [Sri Lanka], Apr 24 : Sri Lankan pacer Lasith Malinga has been named in 15-man squad for the forthcoming Champions Trophy to be held in England and Wales in June.

  • DA case: Virbhadra Singh's wife moves plea against CBI
    New Delhi , Apr 24 : An application was filed on behalf of Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh's wife Pratibha Singh alleging that the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) didn't follow proper procedure while filing the chargesheet in connection with the disproportionate assets case the former is involved with.

  • Ola launches biggest driver partner engagement initiative
    New Delhi , Apr 24 : Taxi aggregator Ola on Monday announced the launch of 'Ola Partners League' - a unique virtual cricket game for its driver partners.

  • Mehbooba urges Modi Govt. to follow Vajpayee's footsteps
    New Delhi , Apr. 24 : Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today demanded that the ruling dispensation at the Centre must follow the footsteps of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and reach out to the disillusioned and angry youth so as to restore a peaceful atmosphere for governance.

  • Mining scam: Goa court grants ex-parte interim bail to ex-CM Kamat
    Panaji (Goa) , April 24 : The Panaji District and Sessions Court on Monday granted ex-parte interim bail to former Goa chief minister Digambar Kamat in connection with the 2013 mining scam case.

  • IMI Delhi awards diplomas to 299 students at its 33rd Annual Convocation
    New Delhi , Apr 24 : International Management Institute (IMI) conducted its 33rd Annual Convocation Ceremony at IMI-New Delhi campus where it awarded 299 students of the premier Business School with diplomas.

  • PM Modi's policies in line with those of Vajpayee: Mehbooba
    New Delhi , Apr. 24 : Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, who met Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his official 7, Lok Kalyan Marg residence here today amid a deteriorating law and order situation in the state, stated it is important to hold talks at the earliest and restore a peaceful atmosphere.

  • #Haseena: Shraddha Kapoor looks fierce in new photos
    New Delhi , Apr 24 : Shraddha Kapoor has always been the girl next door. But now she has taken up the task to change that image with her upcoming flick 'Haseena'.

  • L and T Technology Services wins smart city and campus project
    New Delhi , Apr 24 : L and T Technology Services Limited, a leading global pure play engineering services provider, announced the development of Smart City and Campus solutions that will be used to develop a smart office campus in Israel for a leading technology company - a result of its expanded partnership with Microsoft.

  • Pak to persuade Iran to reconcile with Saudi
    Islamabad [Pakistan], Apr 24 : Pakistan has launched a diplomatic initiative to convince Iran to join the Saudi Arabia led 41-nation Islamic Military Alliance and bring about a rapprochement between Tehran and Riyadh.

  • Four new police stations to be built in Lucknow
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Apr 24 : Uttar Pradesh is all set to get four new police stations.

  • Kiwis recall McClenaghan, Milne and Anderson for Champions Trophy
    Wellington [New Zealand], Apr 24 : New Zealand pacers Mitchell McClenaghan and Adam Milne and all-rounder Corey Anderson all have been named in the 15-man squad for the forthcoming Champions Trophy to be held in England and Wales in June.

  • Cannot cut burgers, pizzas from diet? Blame your genes
    Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 24 : After knowing that burger and pizzas are unhealthy, why are we incapable from cutting them from our diets? Relax and blame gene variants as a study finds that they affect the way our brain works and influence our food preferences.

  • Hormone therapy can lower risk of broken bones in postmenopausal women
    Washington D.C. [USA], April 24 : Good news! A team of US researchers has found that postmenopausal women, who are at the highest genetic risk of bone fracture, can benefit the most from hormone therapy.

  • Security guard at late Jayalalithaa's Kodanad estate killed
    Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , Apr 24 : A security guard at late Tamil Nadu chief minister J. Jayalalithaa's Kodanad estate was killed on late Sunday night by unidentified men.

  • KRK apologises to Mohanlal for calling him 'chhota bheem'
    New Delhi , Apr 24 : In an interesting turn of events, Kamaal Rashid Khan who always steals the spotlight by taking on popular celebrities on Twitter has actually been insulted badly after labelling Mohanal as 'chhota bheem'.

  • American monitor in Ukraine killed in explosion
    New York [U.S.A.], Apr 24 : An American paramedic deployed with a monitoring patrol in eastern Ukraine was killed in an explosion on Sunday.

  • Hyderabad: Another case of triple talaq over WhatsApp emerges
    Hyderabad , Apr 24 : Amid the raging debate over 'Triple Talaq' and the rights of Muslim women, another case of the age-old practice has emerged in the by-lanes of Hyderabad.

  • Google doodle remembers Kannada actor Rajkumar on his birth anniversary
    New Delhi , Apr 24 : Google today dedicated its doodle to veteran Kannada actor Rajkumar and paid a tribute to the star on the occasion of his 88th birth anniversary.

  • Start placing bins at 1.5 m distance to boost recycling
    Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], Apr 23 : For clean and safe environment, start placing bins at a distance of 1.5 metres away from suite doors as a study reveals that it can drastically boost recycling and composting rates by 141 percent.

  • Love guzzling diet sodas? Here is why you should NOT
    New York [U.S.], Apr. 24 : Still downing gallons of diet soda despite knowing that it wrecks your body? Maybe the knowledge of artificially sweetened beverages taking a toll on your brain as well ought to make an impact on your unhealthy habit.

  • Niti Aayog: BJP shrugs off critics, appeals against 'politicisation'
    Bengaluru/Lucknow, , Apr 24 : Hailing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Niti Aayog meeting, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday said that all political parties should work for the welfare of the people without politicising developmental endeavors.

  • SC to hear plea seeking filling of police vacancies in six states
    New Delhi, , Apr 24 : The Supreme Court will today hear the plea seeking a direction for filling up the vacancies in the police forces in six states.

  • Tej Bahadur likely to appeal against his BSF dismissal today
    New Delhi, , Apr 24 : Former Border Security Force (BSF) jawan Tej Bahadur Yadav, who was dismissed from the BSF over his viral video of poor food quality for jawans, is likely to appeal against his dismissal from service in a Delhi court today.

  • DA case: Delhi Court to take cognizance of charge sheet against Himachal CM
    New Delhi, , Apr 24 : A Delhi Court on Monday, is likely to take cognizance of the charge sheet filed against Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh in a Disproportionate Assets (DA) case.

  • Super Boxing League to bring thrilling action to India
    New Delhi , Apr 24 : Olympic medalist and two-time world champion boxer, Amir Khan is all set to promote boxing in India in association with the International Boxing Association (AIBA) by the launch of Super Boxing League (SBL), which will see the participation from top pugilists from India and abroad.

  • Taliban attack: Afghanistan appoints acting Defense Minister, Army Chief
    Kabul [Afghanistan], Apr 24 : Afghanistan Interior Ministry's Major General Tariq Shah Bahrami has been appointed as the acting Minister of Defense and General Sharif Yaftal as the Army Chief of Staff after officials from the respective posts resigned on Monday.

  • Tragedy averted as bird hits Karnataka CM's chopper
    Bengaluru (Karnataka) , Apr 24 : A major tragedy was on Monday averted when a bird hit Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah's helicopter while it was taking off.

  • Accenture launches touch-less testing platform; to enable faster software testing
    New Delhi , Apr 24 : Accenture on Monday announced the launch of its new platform for automated, analytics-driven software testing, after successfully completing pilots with 10 clients around the world.

  • MyHQ turning Delhi's cafes into work-friendly spaces
    By Pallavi Aman Singh, New Delhi [India], Apr 24 : Forget work from home, now you can work from cafes and restaurants! For all the free-spirited mavericks, startup named MyHQ is using empty coffee spaces and turning them into co-working zones.

  • Higher prostate cancer risks suggest new approach to screening
    Washington D.C. [USA], April 24 : Due to increasing deaths because of prostate cancer among men, US researchers have suggested a special screening more frequently and at an early age to avoid the development of preclinical prostate cancer - that is not symptomatic - to advanced stages.

  • Afghan Defense Minister, Army Chief resign post Taliban attack
    Kabul [Afghanistan], Apr 24 : Following the deadly Taliban attack on an Afghan army base, Defense Minister Abdullah Habibi and National Army Chief of Staff Qadam Shah Shaheem today resigned with immediate effect.

  • Xi, Trump discuss Korean Peninsula situation for second time in a month
    Beijing [China], Apr 24 : Chinese President Xi Jinping and his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump discussed bilateral ties and the situation on the Korean Peninsula during a telephonic conversation on Monday.

  • Nadal shuts out 10th French Open talk post historic Monte Carlo win
    Johannesburg [South Africa], Apr 24 : Fourteen-time Grand Slam Champion Rafael Nadal has asserted that his next target will be his home event in Barcelona, where he owns nine titles and not the French Open.

  • Martin Scorsese, DiCaprio and Robert DeNiro to work together?
    Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 24 : It seems like the trio of Scorsese, DiCaprio and DeNiro has finally found something to work together on.

  • SC reinstates Kerala DGP T.P. Senkumar
    New Delhi , Apr 24 : The Supreme Court on Monday directed the reinstatement of former Director General of Police (DGP) T.P. Senkumar after noting he was removed from the post arbitrarily.

  • Younis Khan becomes first Pakistani to score 10000 Test runs
    Karachi [Pakistan], Apr 24 : Veteran batsman Younis Khan has become the first Pakistani cricketer to complete 10,000 runs in Test cricket as his team reached reach 201-4 in reply to West Indies' 286-10 on the third day of the rain-affected first Test here at the Sabina Park, Kingston.

  • Need firm law to fight triple talaq: AIMWPLB president
    New Delhi , April 24 : With numerous incidents of triple talaq coming to the fore, All India Muslim Women's Personal Law Board (AIMWPLB) president Shaishta Amber on Monday advocated that justice will not be meted out until a law is made in this regard.

  • Jamaica Test: Pakistan reach 201-4 in reply to Windies' 286
    Jamaica [West Indies], Apr 24 : Gritting half centuries from Babar Azam and veteran Younis Khan helped Pakistan reach 201-4 in reply to West Indies' 286-10 on the third day of the rain-affected first Test here at the Sabina Park, Kingston.

  • Mumbai: Local train services affected post track fracture
    Mumbai , Apr 24 : Following reports of a track fracture between the Vashi and the Mankhurd stations, local train services in Mumbai were affected on Monday.

  • Wishes pour in for Sachin Tendulkar as he celebrates his 44th birthday
    New Delhi , Apr 24 : Even after taking retirement from the game, Sachin Tendulkar captured the imagination of all cricket fans and he continues to do the same till date.

  • Messi sinks Real Madrid to keep Barcelona in La Liga title race
    Madrid [Spain], Apr 24 : Star striker Lionel Messi scored his 500th Barcelona goal as his team defeated Real Madrid 3-2 and come back to the top of La Liga at the Santiago Bernabeu on Sunday night.

  • Tax exemptions for Chinese investors in CPEC won't hit local business: Pak
    Islamabad [Pakistan], Apr 24 : Pakistan's federal government has claimed that despite the tax discounts and exemptions being given to Chinese investors in the $56 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), there will be no adverse impact on local industries and domestic investors.

  • BJP will meet Congress' fate soon: Shiv Sena
    Mumbai , Apr 24 : The Shiv Sena on Monday took a jibe at its ally the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and said its saffron partner in its incumbent times was enjoying the same political status as Congress used to do in its glorious time and hence, will meet a similar fate soon.

  • I-League: East Bengal triumph over Minerva Punjab
    Kolkata (West Bengal) , Apr 24 : East Bengal managed to return to winning ways, securing a 3-1 victory over Minerva Punjab in an I-League encounter at the Barasat District Sports Stadium here on Sunday.

  • 7th Senior Women National C'ships: Madhya Pradesh rout Tamil Nadu 11-0
    Rohtak (Haryana) , Apr 24 : Madhya Pradesh Hockey Academy defeated Hockey Unit of Tamil Nadu 11-0 on Day 4 of 7th Senior Women National Championships 2017 (A) Division on Sunday.

  • Bollywood star kids gearing up for Justin Bieber's Concert
    New Delhi , April 24 : With less than 30 days left for Canadian pop star Justin Bieber to come on his maiden India tour, celebrity kids including Jhanvi Kapoor, Aryan, Suhana Khan are gearing up to attend the concert.

  • Clintons have been 'bugged'!
    New Delhi , Apr 24 : The Clintons may have lost the elections to the Trumps, but their sense of humour certainly remains intact.

  • Crucial RSS-BJP-UP Government coordination meet today
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Apr 24 : A crucial Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS)-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-Uttar Pradesh Government coordination meeting will take place here today.

  • Kashmir unrest: All eyes on crucial Modi-Mufti meet today
    New Delhi , Apr. 24 : In the wake of the current turbulent atmosphere in the Valley, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti will call on Prime Minister Narendra Modi today to discuss the situation and possibly formulate a solution.

  • Trump slams 'fake media' over low approval ratings
    New York [U.S.], Apr. 24 : Continuing his assault on a section of the U.S. media, this time over his drop in approval ratings, President Trump claimed that fake media outlets are responsible for the low level of his support by Americans.

  • Designation of senior advocates: Indira Jaising's plea in SC today
    New Delhi, , Apr 24 : The Supreme Court will today hear the plea filed by former Additional Solicitor General (ASG) and senior counsel Indira Jaising in connection with the designation of senior lawyers.

  • Order likely today in fake passport case involving Chhota Rajan
    New Delhi, , Apr 24 : A Delhi court on Monday is likely to pronounce its order in a fake passport case allegedly involving noted gangster Chhota Rajan and three others.

  • BJP condemns Amroha triple talaq shocker
    Mumbai/Lucknow, , Apr 24 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday condemned the 'Amroha triple talaq', saying it is high time to abolish the Islamic practice to dissolve marriage which was destroying Muslim women's life.

  • Two leaves' symbol case: Dinakaran grilling enters Day 3
    New Delhi , Apr. 24 : After a marathon 10-hour grilling on Sunday, the interrogation of ousted All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) leader T.T.V. Dinakaran will continue today by the Crime Branch office of Delhi Police here, where he will be probed in a case involving bribing of an Election Commission official to get the party's 'two-leaves' symbol.