• India to tour South Africa for 6 ODIs, 3 Tests and T20Is in 2018
    Mumbai , Sept 21 : India are all set to travel to South Africa for three Tests and number of limited-over matches early next year, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in association with Cricket South Africa (CSA) confirmed on Thursday.

  • Activists blame Pakistan for harbouring terrorists and targeting minorities
    Geneva [Switzerland], Sept 21 : Political activists and human rights defenders have blamed Pakistan for crushing voices of dissent and harbouring terrorists.

  • Internet services suspended after journalist's killing in Tripura
    Agartala (Tripura) , September 21 : Internet and data services have been suspended in Agartala on Thursday, following the killing of a journalist, who was covering a clash between two political parties in Mandwai of West Tripura.

  • Pakistan harbours terrorism, says British activist Tommy Robinson
    Geneva [Switzerland], Sept 21 : British activist Tommy Robinson has accused Pakistan of harbouring and supporting terrorism and said that the latter tries to play two parts-be the friend and support terrorism.

  • Hero Motors invests Rs.150Cr, installs new manufacturing unit under joint venture with Kiriu, Japan
    New Delhi , Sept 19 : Munjal Kiriu Industries Pvt Ltd, a joint venture between Hero Motors Company and Kiriu of Japan on Thursday launched its new manufacturing unit at Mandal near Ahmedabad, with an investment of Rs. 150 Crore.

  • BSF retaliates indiscriminate firing by Pak in J and K's Ramgarh sector
    Ramgarh (Jammu and Kashmir) , Sept. 21 : The Pakistan Army on Thursday initiated unprovoked firing in Jammu and Kashmir's Ramgarh sector at 3:50 in the morning.

  • Sushma Swaraj meets Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on sidelines of SCO meeting
    New York [USA], Sept 21 : India's External Affairs Minister of India Sushma Swaraj on Thursday met her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi on the sidelines of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Foreign Minister's meeting.

  • MSE launches Member Activation Drive, provides infrastructural support, incentives to members
    New Delhi , Sept 21 : Metropolitan Stock Exchange of India (MSE), a national level stock exchange recognised by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) launched a Member Activation Drive that will provide all infrastructural support to its members, various incentive schemes as well as lowest transaction charges on almost all product contracts.

  • Rahul calls upon NRIs to join hands with Congress
    New York [USA], Sept 21 : Congress party vice president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday called on NRIs to join hands with the grand old party.

  • Pakistan exposed as terror promoting state in Geneva
    Geneva [Switzerland], Sept 21 : A series of protests and events were held in Geneva by activists from Balochistan, Sindh and Pakistan occupied-Kashmir during the ongoing 36th Session of United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to expose Islamabad as a terror promoting state.

  • J-K: Pak violates ceasefire in Arnia
    R S Pura (Jammu and Kashmir) , September 21 : The Pakistan Army on Thursday resorted to unprovoked firing with small arms and mortars around midnight in Arnia area of Jammu and Kashmir's R S Pura sector.

  • Pak Foreign Minister evades question on terrorism
    New York [USA], Sept 21 : Pakistan's Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif, who is in New York to attend the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly, on Wednesday refused to answer any question on Islamabad being accused of sponsoring terrorism.

  • PeeCee shares picture with Nobel Peace Laureate Malala Yousafzai
    New Delhi , Sept. 21 : Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra recently spoke at the Global Goals Awards on the importance of empowering girls.

  • Anthony Michael Hall sentenced to three years probation for assault
    Los Angeles [U.S.A], Sept. 21 : 'Breakfast Club' actor Anthony Michael Hall, was charged with felony assault and serious bodily injury and could serve up to seven years in prison.

  • Salma Hayek donates USD 100,000 to Mexico's earthquake victims
    Los Angeles, Sept. 21 : Hollywood actress Salma Hayek has lent support to Mexico's earthquake victims by donating USD 100,000 to UNICEF.

  • Gwyneth Paltrow is interested in criticism on facts, not on projections
    Los Angeles [U.S.A], Sept. 21 : It seems like Gwyneth Paltrow is not at all worried about her haters and trollers.

  • Mexico earthquake: All Indians are safe, says Swaraj
    New York [USA], Sept 21 : In the wake of high magnitude tremors jolting Mexico yesterday, External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday said that that all Indians in Mexico are safe.

  • Justin Trudeau's 'Star Wars' Chewbacca socks takes internet by storm
    Los Angeles, Sept. 21 : It looks like Justin Trudeau is a 'die hard' fan of 'Star Wars'.

  • Aung San Suu Kyi playing second fiddle to Myanmar army: Cong on Rohingya crisis
    New Delhi , Sept 21 : The Congress party on Thursday said that Myanmar State Councillor Aung San Suu Kyi is playing second fiddle to the nation's army which has been accused of leveling atrocities on the Rohingyas.

  • Gal Gadot in negotiations to join Bradley Cooper in supernatural thriller
    Los Angeles [U.S.A], Sept. 21 : After taking the world by storm in 'Wonder Woman,' it seems like Gal Gadot has found her next project.

  • Laurence Fishburne and wife Gina Torres split after 14 years
    Washington D.C. [U.S.A], Sept. 21 : Laurence Fishburne and wife Gina Torres are headed towards splitsville.

  • SC to hear Unitech real estate developers' matter today
    New Delhi , September 21 : The Supreme Court will on Thursday hear the Unitech real estate developers' case.

  • Alicia Vikander impressively tough as Lara Croft in 'Tomb Raider' trailer
    Los Angeles, September 20 : The trailer of the upcoming movie adaptation of the popular relic-robbing video, 'Tomb Raider,' is here and Alicia Vikander is looking impressively tough as Lara Croft.

  • Leonardo DiCaprio announces USD 20 mn environmental grants
    Los Angeles [U.S.A], Sept. 21 : Leonardo DiCaprio is using his money and fame for a good cause.

  • Malala Yousafzai shares picture with Priyanka Chopra
    New Delhi , Sept. 21 : Nobel Peace Laureate Malala Yousafzai, who became the youngest person ever to win a Nobel Peace Laureate, just witnessed one of the most 'unbelievable' moments of her life.

  • Sigh of relief for Mumbaikars, as rains stop
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , September 21 : After witnessing heavy rainfall the situation in Mumbai, improved on Wednesday evening.

  • UP govt to bring stringent law to tackle deaths from illicit liquor
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh), September 21 : The Uttar Pradesh government will bring a stringent law to prevent deaths from the consumption of poisonous alcohol in the state, under which life imprisonment and fine upto Rs 10 lakh will be imposed on the guilty.

  • J-K youth participating in Army's Sadbhavana Op call on President Kovind
    New Delhi , September 20 : Youth from Jammu and Kashmir, participating in the operation Sadbhavana on Wednesday called on President Ram Nath Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhavan.

  • Hyderabad: 'Sheikh Marriage' gang busted
    Hyderabad (Telengana) , September 20 : The Hyderabad City Police on Wednesday nabbed five Omani and three Qatar Sheikh, chief Qazi of Mumbai, four lodge owners, and five brokers, in connection with Sheikh marriages.

  • Ryan Phillippe 'saddened', 'disgusted' by ex's assault claims
    Los Angeles, September 20 : Ryan Phillippe has finally responded to his former girlfriend's assault allegation that he brutally attacked her and threw her down the stairs, insisting that he is saddened and disgusted by the claims.

  • Poem sent over WhatsApp can prove deadly in Pakistan
    New York [USA], Sep 21 : In Pakistan, a poem sent over WhatsApp can prove deadly.

  • Sushma Swaraj discussed peace, reconciliation process with Afghanistan: MEA
    New York [USA], Sep 21 : Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) spokesperson Raveesh Kumar on Wednesday said that Sushma Swaraj discussed peace and reconciliation process with Afghanistan.

  • PM Modi greets people on occasion of Navratri, Mera Chaoren Houba
    New Delhi , Sept. 21 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday extended his greetings to the nation on the first day of Navratri.

  • Oracle's latest SPARC system features security enhancement, efficiency
    New Delhi , Sept 21 : Oracle on Thursday announced its eighth generation SPARC platform, delivering new levels of security capabilities, performance, and availability for critical customer workloads.

  • World Sindhi Congress protests against enforced disappearances of activists in Pakistan's Sindh province
    Geneva [Switzerland], Sept 21 : The World Sindhi Congress (WSC) held a protest at Broken Chair in front of United Nations in Geneva to highlight the issue of enforced disappearances, extrajudicial killings and targeted killings of political activists in Pakistan's Sindh province.

  • Liam Hemsworth dubs same-sex marriage as 'human right'
    Los Angeles September 21 : Liam Hemsworth has come out in support of same-sex marriage, saying that "It's a human right."

  • HTC to get USD 1.1 Billion from Google in lieu of its intellectual property
    New Delhi , Sept 21 : US-based tech MNC Google and HTC Corporation on Thursday announced a definitive agreement, under which certain HTC employees - many of whom are already working with Google to develop Pixel smartphones - will join Google.

  • Biggest challenge India facing today is giving jobs to youths: Rahul Gandhi
    New York [U.S.A.], Sept 21 : Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday showed his concerns over the issue of rising unemployment in India and termed it to be the biggest challenge before the country.

  • Pakistan risks regional isolation, US aid cut: U.S. Officials
    Washington DC.[US] Sept 21 : : Highly placed sources in the Trump administration, who advise the US President on policy in the Afghanistan, Pakistan region, have said that instructions have been handed down from the White House to hit pause on American aid flowing to Pakistan till the latter begins to crack down on terror safe havens operating within its borders.

  • Deepika Padukone looks 'pure royalty' in first look poster of 'Padmavati'
    New Delhi , Sept. 21 : Hold your breath guys! Deepika Padukone's first look as Rani Padmavati is out and it is surely a perfect sync with the commencement of the auspicious festival of Navratras.

  • Rahul attacks Centre over intolerance, says divisive forces ruining nation's reputation
    New York [U.S.A], Sept 21 : Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi in a veiled attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government said that incumbently divisive politics is being practiced in India.

  • Hrithik Roshan abided by his work commitment despite torrential rain
    New Delhi , Sept. 21 : Unexpected torrential rains have brought Mumbai to a standstill with waterlogging in major parts of the city disrupting work routines, however the heavy rains could not stop Hrithik Roshan's commitment towards work.

  • Harry Styles starts his tour with Rainbow Flag
    Washington D.C. [U.S.A], Sept. 21 : Harry Styles' new tour is all about love and equality.

  • Terrorism can't be justified: Swaraj at SCO meet
    New York [USA], Sept 21 : India's External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday said that there can't be a justification for any act of terrorism.

  • Avril Lavigne most 'dangerous' celebrity to search online
    Washington D.C. [U.S.A], Sept. 21 : Cybersecurity firm McAfee has released its annual report on the most dangerous celebrities to search for online and the singer Avril Lavigne has topped the list.

  • Rick-Negan war will end in season 8 says 'The Walking dead' showrunner
    Washington D.C. [U.S.A], Sept. 21 : The all out war on 'The Walking Dead' would not be endless.

  • 'GOT' writers working on fifth successor series
    Los Angeles [U.S.A], Sept. 21 : If you are a fan of 'Game of Thrones,' we have some good news for you.

  • No immediate apprehension of Rohingya's have been reported until now: ADG BSF
    Kolkata (West Bengal) , September 21 : Additional Director General (ADG) of Border Security Force (BSF) Eastern Command R.P. Singh on Thursday said that the security forces have sealed the entire Indo-Bangladesh border of 4 thousand and 96 kilometers long and had no problems so far.

  • G4 countries reaffirm need for an early reform of UNSC
    New York [USA], Sept 21 : The G4 nations comprising of Brazil, Germany, India, and Japan have reaffirmed the need for an early reform of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) including the expansion of both permanent and non-permanent categories of memberships.

  • Matt Damon to receive Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award
    Los Angeles [U.S.A], Sept. 21 : The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles has chosen Hollywood Matt Damon, as the recipient of this year's Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award.

  • Mamata practicing 'politics of appeasement': BJP
    New Delhi , September 21 : After Calcutta High Court yesterday slammed the Mamata Banerjee-led Government over its recent notification on Durga idol immersion, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday said that the Chief Minister has no capacity to maintain law and order situation in the state and is following an appeasement policy.

  • Sunanda death case: Delhi HC to resume hearing on Swamy's plea seeking SIT, CBI probe
    New Delhi , September 21 : The Delhi High court will resume hearing on Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy's plea seeking Special Investigation Team (SIT) or Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI)-led probe in Sunanda Pushkar death case.

  • Trump mocks 'worst ever' Emmys ratings on Twitter
    New Delhi , Sept. 21 : After delivering his debut address at the United Nations on Tuesday, Donald Trump finally got around to commenting on something that had apparently perturbed him for the previous couple of days - the politically charged 2017 Emmy Awards.

  • Jake LaMotta, legendary 'Raging Bull' boxer, dies at 95
    Los Angeles [U.S.A], Sept. 21 : Jake LaMotta, the middle-weight champion who was immortalized on screen by Robert De Niro in 'Raging Bull,' has died at the age of 95.

  • Sushma Swaraj meets Afghan President Ghani in New York
    New York [United States], Sept 21 : India's External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj held bilateral talks with Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani in New York on Wednesday.

  • Bengal Commission for Child Rights files writ petition in SC against Rohingya deportation
    West Bengal , September 21 : The West Bengal Commission for Protection of Child Rights on Wednesday filed a writ petition in the Supreme Court against Centre's notification seeking deportation of Rohingyas.

  • Raman Singh expresses grief over death of pilgrims in Assam
    Raipur (Chhattisgarh) , September 20 : Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Wednesday expressed his grief over the death of two pilgrims who died in a road accident in Assam.

  • Invalid votes major concern in final round of Nepal's local level polls
    By Binod Prasad Adhikari, Kathmandu [Nepal], September 20 : The counting of votes in 135 out of 136 local bodies, which went to polls on Monday, is underway in Nepal with the Congress taking the lead amongst 45 political parties in the election fray.

  • Shantaram Naik calls Parrikar's censorship against own MLAs 'surprising'
    Panaji (Goa) , September 20 : President of Goa Pradesh Congress Committee Shantaram Naik has expressed his surprise over Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar's censorship order against his own MLAs restraining them from criticising the policemen in Goa on the drugs issue.

  • Delhi road rage: Boy killed for objecting to smoking in public, accused arrested
    New Delhi , September 20 : A man has been arrested after a student was killed in an alleged road rage accident after he objected to his smoking in public.