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  • Shah Rukh shares throwback picture he clicked for kids!
    New Delhi , April 23 : Expressing love for his kids, Bollywood's Badshah Shah Rukh Khan recently shared a throwback picture of his younger days where he had scribbled the name of his kids Suhana and Aryan on snow.

  • UP: 14 VHP, Bajrang Dal activists arrested for clashing with police
    Agra (Uttar Pradesh) , April 23 : Around 14 activists belonging to rightwing groups Bajrang Dal, Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) and other groups were arrested by the police after they ransacked the Sadar Bazar Police Station in Agra's Fatehpur Sikri.

  • Trump calls French presidential elections 'very interesting'
    New Delhi , April 23 : U.S. President Donald Trump has called the French presidential elections as 'very interesting'.

  • Ruled out of IPL, Bravo calls it one of his harshest decisions
    Rajkot (Gujarat) , Apr 23 : West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo, who plays for Gujarat Lions, has been ruled out of the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).

  • MCD poll ends with 54 percent voter turnout
    New Delhi , April 23 : The polling for the 270 wards of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) ended on Sunday. Around 54 percent voter turnout was recorded in the three corporations in Delhi.

  • Mommy-to-be Serena Williams enjoying babymoon in Mexico
    Los Angeles [USA], April 23 : Soon after announcing her pregnancy, would-be-mommy Serena Williams is enjoying babymoon with her fiance and American internet entrepreneur Alexis Ohanian in Mexico.

  • Mazar-e-Sharif attack: India reaffirms its support in fighting terrorism
    New Delhi , Apr 23 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a letter to Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani on Sunday condoled the Mazar-e-Sharif attack.

  • Illegal to levy service charge mandatorily: Ram Vilas Paswan
    New Delhi . April 23 : Food and Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Sunday said service charge cannot be imposed mandatorily, adding that levying such charge is illegal under the latest guidelines issued by the government.

  • J-K: Mudzilla Car Race organised for sport enthusiasts
    Budgam (Jammu and Kashmir) , Apr 23 : The Jammu and Kashmir Tourism Department organised a 'Mudzilla Car Race', a two-day event in Ompora area of Budgam district here.

  • Ten Yemeni soldiers killed after blast struck military camp in Aden
    Aden [Yemen], April 23 : As many as 10 soldiers were killed in a blast that struck a military camp in Yemen's southern Aden city on Sunday, Anadolu news agency reported citing a military source.

  • PM Modi holds meeting of CMs, Deputy CMs of BJP-ruled states
    New Delhi , Apr 23 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi is currently holding a meeting with the Chief Ministers and the Deputy Chief Ministers of all the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-ruled states.

  • Start placing bins at 1.5 m distance to boost recycling
    Washington D.C. [USA], April 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.

  • N. Korea detains U.S. citizen: Media reports
    Seoul, [South Korea], April 23 : A U.S. citizen was reportedly detained by the North Korean authorities at Pyongyang International Airport on his way out of the country on Friday, Yonhap news agency reported citing sources on Sunday.

  • J-K: Admin of Facebook page arrested from Budgam
    Budgam (Jammu and Kashmir) Apr 23 : The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Sunday arrested a young man from Budgam in case of a 'rumour-mongering' using social networking websites.

  • Tamil Nadu farmers' plight and their protests - A Timeline
    New Delhi , Apr 23 : The Tamil Nadu farmers, who have been protesting in the capital for the past 40 days and demanding loan waivers, drought relief packages and formation of a Cauvery management board to resolve their irrigation issues, today hinted at withdrawing their agitation.

  • Stressed? Let go of negativity and find gratitude
    London [UK], Apr 23 : Living in a fast paced environment can leave us stressed.

  • Bopanna-Cuevas clinch Monte Carlo doubles title
    Monte Carlo [Monaco], Apr 23 : Indian tennis ace Rohan Bopanna and his Uruguayan partner Pablo Cuevas defeated seventh-seeded Spaniards Feliciano Lopez and Marc Lopez to clinch the men's doubles title of Monte Carlo Masters here on Sunday.

  • Not male, VIP's now demand female bodyguards
    London [UK], Apr 23 : The trend's changing. While earlier you would imagine a tall, big man with biceps as someone's bodyguard, people these days are hiring women (average-sized women too) for their protection.

  • Maharashtra: Two killed in fire explosion at car showroom
    Navi Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Apr 23 : At least two persons were killed in a fire explosion at a Maruti Suzuki showroom in Sector 10 of Maharashtra's Navi Mumbai on Sunday.

  • Kenya's Keitany breaks Women's-Only world record at London Marathon
    London [UK], Apr 23 : Kenya's Mary Keitany took 41 seconds off the women's-only world record* at the Virgin Money London Marathon, running 2:17:01 at the IAAF Gold Label Road Race on Sunday.

  • MCD polls: 31.13 polling percentage recorded till 2.pm
    New Delhi , April 23 : A 31.13 percent voter turnout was recorded till 2.p.m. for the Delhi MCD polls.

  • Odisha: Major fire breaks out at firecracker factory in Baripada
    Baripada (Odisha) Apr 23 : A major fire broke out at a firecracker factory in Odisha's Baripada town.

  • Discriminating Hindus, Muslims won't harmonize nation: Azam Khan on Dilip Ghosh's remark
    Rampur (Uttar Pradesh) Apr 23 : Condemning West Bengal Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Dilip Ghosh's warning that those who will oppose the chants of 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' and 'Jai Sri Ram' will relegate to history, Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan on Sunday said by differentiating between Hindus and Muslims, India cannot be made harmonious.

  • 12 PCS officers write to CM Adityanath, request to permit use of blue beacon
    Uttar Pradesh , Apr. 23 : After Prime Minister Narendra Modi's order on removal of blue and red beacon from the VIP cars, 12 officers of Provincial Civil Services (PCS) on Sunday wrote to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath requesting that they be allowed to use blue beacon citing law and order issues.

  • Will retire even if I score century in every innings in Windies: Younis Khan
    Jamaica [West Indies], Apr 23 : Veteran Pakistan batsman has put an end to all speculations of him extending his career, saying he will retire even if he scores a hundred in every innings of every match against West Indies.

  • Delhi: Three arrested for thrashing IAF officer
    New Delhi , Apr 23 : The Delhi Police on Sunday arrested three persons against a complaint which was lodged by an Indian Air Force (IAF) officer after he was thrashed by them over a minor scuffle.

  • TN farmers issue must be taken up at state level: Centre
    Chennai , Apr 23 : Union Information and Broadcasting Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday said the issue regarding the ongoing agitation of Tamil Nadu farmers seeking loan waiver concerns the state, adding the matter should, therefore, be taken up by the state government.

  • Will soon get back to winning ways, believes Punjab's Axar Patel
    Rajkot (Gujarat) , Apr 23 : Kings XI Punjab spinner Axar Patel believes that his team, which is languishing at the sixth spot in the IPL points table, just need to get their combination right to get back on to the winning ways.

  • EC issues letter of intent for purchase of 16,15,000 VVPATs
    New Delhi , Apr 23 : The Election Commission of India (ECI) has issued a letter of intent for purchase of 16,15,000 Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trails (VVPATs) at an estimated cost of Rs. 3,173.47 crore during 2017-18 and 2018-19 from the BEL and ECIL.

  • Two leaves' symbol case: Dinakaran reaches Crime Branch for questioning
    New Delhi , Apr 23 : All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) ousted leader T.T.V. Dinakaran has reached the Crime Branch office of Delhi Police where he will be questioned in a case involving bribing of an Election Commission official to get the party's 'two-leaves' symbol.

  • Golfer Rory McIlroy marries fiancee Erica Stoll at a castle in Ireland
    Los Angeles [USA], April 23 : In a lavish wedding, professional golfer Rory McIlroy today married his fiancee Erica Stoll at Ashford Castle in Co. Mayo, Ireland.

  • Chhattisgarh: Naxal carrying reward of Rs. one lakh apprehended
    Dantewada (Chhattisgarh) Apr 23 : The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and the Chhattisgarh Police on Sunday apprehended a Naxal carrying reward of Rs. one lakh on her head from Dantewada's Gadiras.

  • Congress leader Bachcha Pathak passes away
    Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) , Apr 23 : Former Uttar Pradesh minister and senior Congress leader Bachcha Pathak passed away on Sunday after prolonged illness.

  • Swamy urges to consider Balochistan as separate country
    Vadodara (Gujarat) Apr 23 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Subramanian Swamy on Sunday said India will consider Balochistan as a separate country if Pakistan continues with alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav's execution.

  • Prince Khaled bin Salman appointed as S. Arabia's new envoy to U.S.
    Jeddah [Pakistan], April 23 : Saudi Arabia's Prince Khaled bin Salman has been appointed as the country's new ambassador to the United States.

  • Rajasthan Governor's plane makes emergency landing at Lucknow airport
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) Apr 23 : Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh's plane C56X on Sunday made an emergency landing at Lucknow airport after technical snag in landing gear.

  • Kashmir unrest: Mehbooba likely to meet PM Modi tomorrow
    New Delhi Apr 23 : In the wake of the prevailing situation of unrest in the Valley, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti is likely to call on Prime Minister Narendra Modi tomorrow at around 10:30 a.m.

  • Sidhu announces compensation to farmers from his pocket
    Othian (Punjab) , Apr 23 : Even before the government machinery could move to give compensation to the farmers who lost their standing wheat crop in a fire incident on Saturday, local body minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Sunday announced to give Rs. 24 lakh as compensation to them from his own pocket.

  • Star of 'Happy Days' Erin Moran Dies at 56!
    Los Angeles [USA], April 23 : Cast of 1970's popular sitcom, 'Happy Days,' lost one of its own, Erin Moran today.

  • Himachal: Tod valley of Lahaul, Spiti districts receive fresh snowfall
    Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) , Apr 23 : Despite of the heat wave condition prevailing in major parts of the country, Tod valley in Lahaul and Spiti districts of Himachal Pradesh have witnessed a fall in temperature with fresh snowfall on Sunday.

  • PM Modi eyes to achieve 2022 goals, urges states to work as 'Team India'
    New Delhi Apr 23 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday at the National Institution for Transforming India (NITI) Aayog's Governing Council meet urged all the states to work with his government as part of Team India and help in identifying goals for 2022.

  • TN farmers suspend protest till May 25 after CM's assurance
    New Delhi , Apr 23 : The Tamil Nadu farmers who had been protesting over drought relief funds and waiver of farmers' loans on Sunday suspended their protest till May 25 after Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E. Palaniswamy's assurance.

  • Hitting the gym? Take your friend along
    London [UK], Apr 23 : Believe it or not, exercising with a friend is anyday more productive than working out alone.

  • Coffee scented stamps released in Bengaluru
    Bengaluru [Karnataka], April 23 : Union Minister of Commerce and Industry Nirmala Sitharaman and Minister of State for Communications Manoj Sinha on Sunday released coffee scented postage stamps at the General Post Office, Bengaluru.

  • Kejriwal more interest in Goa, Punjab, alleges BJP
    New Delhi , Apr 23 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday trained its guns on Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal following the death of a 30-year-old man after falling into a pit dug by the BSES in Delhi's Neb Sarai area and alleged that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) supremo was ignoring the plight of the people due to his over ambition.

  • Dilip Ghosh justifies remark, says people in WB not allowed to perform rituals
    Kolkata/New Delhi Apr 23 : Attempting to justify his hose opposing Jai Sri Ram will be relegated to history remark, West Bengal Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Dilip Ghosh on Sunday said the TMC-ruled state's situation is worrisome as the people are not allowed to perform rituals rather slogans in support of Pakistan can be heard aloud.

  • Nepal PM, Oli discuss holding local polls election in two phases
    Kathmandu [Nepal], April 23 : Nepal Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal on Sunday met Communist Party of Nepal- Unified Marxist-Leninist (CPN-UML) Chairman K.P. Sharma Oli and discussed the issue of holding the local polls in two phases.

  • TV actor Parth Samthaan booked under molestation charges
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Apr 23 : Popular Indian television actor Parth Samthaan, who became a household name with the success of the show 'Kaisi Yeh Yaariyan', was on Sunday booked under Sections 8 and 12 of the POCSO Act in Bangur Nagar.

  • Marriage, children, not that important for millenials: Report
    London [UK], Apr 23 : In stark contrast to the generation before them, young adults are turning away from marriage and children so as to pursue education and career.

  • MCD polls: Kejriwal alleges many EVMs 'malfunctioning'
    New Delhi , Apr 23 : As polling for the municipal elections picked up on Sunday afternoon, with about 30 per cent turnout recorded as of 2 p.m., Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal raised concerns about the reliability of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs).

  • PPP to launch movement for Nawaz Sharif's resignation
    Lahore [Pakistan], April 23 : The Pakistan People's Party (PPP) will launch a movement across the country to press Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to resign and expose his government's inability to control electricity load shedding despite remaining in power for about four years.

  • Illegal to levy service tax mandatorily: Ram Vilas Paswan
    New Delhi . April 23 : Food and Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Sunday said service tax cannot be imposed mandatorily, adding that levying such tax is illegal under the latest guidelines issued by the government.

  • Dwayne Bravo ruled out of IPL 2017
    Rajkot (Gujarat) , Apr 23 : West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo, who plays for Gujarat Lions, has been ruled out of the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).

  • Airstrikes kill five Al-Qaeda members in Afghanistan's Zabul province
    Kabul [Afghanistan], April 23 : At least ten militants, including five members of the Al-Qaeda terrorist network, were killed in a series of airstrikes in Afghanistan's southern Zabul province.

  • Anyone opposing 'Bharat Mata ki Jai', 'Jai Sri Ram' will be history: Dilip Ghosh
    Minakhan (West Bengal) , Apr 23 : West Bengal Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Dilip Ghosh has stoked yet another controversy by saying that anyone opposing the chants of Bharat Mata ki Jai and Jai Sri Ram in the country will become history.

  • Nirjuli declared first digital village of Arunachal
    By Pradeep Kumar, Itanagar [Arunachal Pradesh], Apr 23 : Nirjuli village-1 in Papum Pare district was on Sunday declared as the first digital village of Arunachal Pradesh.

  • UP Governor hails removal of blue, red beacon lights
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Apr 23 : After the significant move to end VIP culture, Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik on Sunday asserted that the new government is reviewing the project and the people have welcomed this decision too.

  • German officials concerned over Taliban migrants
    Kabul [Afghanistan], Apr 23 : German officials have voiced concern over the possibility of thousands of former Taliban fighters having entered the country over the past two years among an influx of more than a million migrants and refugees.

  • Cong turncoat Lovely says BJP will create history in MCD polls
    New Delhi , Apr 23 : Assuring win for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) polls, Congress turncoat Arvind Singh Lovely on Sunday said that he joined the saffron bandwagon because of its sincere and dedicated intentions to serve the people.

  • Here's why you should stop drinking diet sodas
    Atlanta [US], Apr 23 : Rise in temperature is directly proportional to the increased intake of artificially sweetened drinks.