• PM Modi inaugurates Dhola-Sadiya Bridge
    Dhola/Tinsukia (Assam) , May 26 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Dhola-Sadiya Bridge, the nation's longest bridge that straddles the River Brahmaputra, on Friday.

  • Haryana: Pakistani national living with Indian identity arrested
    Bahadurgarh (Haryana) , May 26 : The Police on Thursday arrested a Pakistani national camouflaging himself as an Indian from Bahadurgarh area of Haryana's Jhajjar district.

  • Grace marks row: CBSE to not move SC against HC order
    New Delhi , May. 26 : In a major relief to students, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will not move the Supreme Court to challenge the Delhi High Court instructions stating that evaluation for the class 10 and 12 board exams this year should be done as per the grace marks policy.

  • PM Modi in Assam to inaugurate key infra projects
    Tinsukia (Assam) , May 26 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Dibrugarh on Friday to inaugurate Dhola-Sadiya Bridge in Assam's Tinsukia district, the nation's longest bridge, besides other projects.

  • Sensex up by 112.60 points, marks an all-time high of 30,862.63
    New Delhi , May 26 : The market on Friday witnessed a surge in its trade with the Sensex and Nifty hitting an all time high of 30,862.63 and 9,534.75 respectively.

  • Last 3 years have transformed people's lives: PM Modi
    New Delhi , May 26 : On the occasion of completion of three years of the National Democratic Alliance's ( NDA) government at the Center, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said these years have seen concrete steps that have transformed people's lives.

  • HP: Two-day session to pass GST begins today
    Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) , May 26 : Deliberations on the passage of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill will be taken up at the special session of the Himachal Pradesh Assembly, slated to begin today.

  • Sikh men thrashed: Legal action was taken, assures Rajasthan SP
    New Delhi , May 26 : The Rajasthan Police has assured that legal action was taken by the local cops at the time when Sikh men were allegedly beaten up by local residents of Chainpura in Ajmer district.

  • ITC wins prestigious Porter Prize 2017 in two categories 'Excellence in Corporate Governance and Integration', 'Creating Shared Value'
    New Delhi , May 26 : ITC Limited has won the prestigious Porter Prize 2017 award for 'Excellence in Corporate Governance and Integration' and for its exemplary contribution in 'Creating Shared Value'.

  • Lanka happy to enter Champions Trophy as 'underdogs': Mathews
    Dubai [UAE], May 26 : Sri Lanka skipper Angelo Mathews has said that his players are ready to embrace the 'underdog' tag at the ICC Champions Trophy, beginning June 1 in England and Wales.

  • Chinese nationals kidnapped in Pak highlights risks along CPEC: Chinese Media
    Beijing [China], May 26 : After a Chinese couple was abducted from Quetta's Jinnah Town, in Balochistan Province of Pakistan on Wednesday, the state run Global Times said that the incident highlights the risks along the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).

  • Looking back at 3 years of Modi Govt., we stand vindicated: Jitendra Singh
    New Delhi , May 26 : Citing examples of welfare schemes like, Jan Dhan Yojna, Mudra Yojna, Start up India and demonetisation, Union Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) Jitendra Singh on Friday asserted looking back at three years of Prime Minister Narendra Modi Government, the Centre stands vindicated.

  • Is Mani Shankar Aiyar adding to 'Separatist agenda': BJP
    New Delhi , May 26 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday questioned Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar if he was adding to the agenda of separatism by meeting with separatist leaders Shabir Shah and Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq.

  • TN hotels to shutdown on May 30 over GST rates
    Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu) , May 26 : As a mark of disagreement with the exorbitant tax rates under the much-awaited Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill to be rolled out on July 1, hotels and restaurants across Tamil Nadu will observe a one-day shutdown on May 30.

  • Your divorce is risking your kid's health
    Washington D.C. [USA], May 26 : There is no such thing as a good divorce when children are involved, according to a recent study.

  • A man's religious devotion can predict his social behaviour
    Washington D.C. [USA], May 26 : The level of devotion one feels toward religious beliefs can predict how that person likely will interact with members of his own group or with members outside of the group, according to a recent study.

  • Here's how hand amputation, reattachment affect brain
    Washington D.C. [USA], May 26 : When a person loses a hand to amputation, nerves that control sensation and movement are severed, causing dramatic changes in areas of the brain that controlled these functions. As a result, areas of the brain devoted to the missing hand take on other functions.

  • Frequent recreational weed puts your mouth at risk
    Washington D.C. [USA], May 26 : Frequent recreational use of cannabis, including marijuana, hashish, and hash oil, ups the risk of gum disease, a recent study has found.

  • Pakistanis take to terror, espionage and drug trafficking activities worldwide
    Islamabad [Pakistan], May 26 : There has been a spurt in cases where Pakistanis have been found to be involved in terror-related activities including, being implicated in drug trafficking and espionage cases across the globe. The country's embassies have been grappling with increasing number of such cases as per well placed sources.

  • BJP mocks Congress' meet to discuss Oppn's presidential candidate
    New Delhi , May 26 : Taking a jibe at the meeting called by Congress chief Sonia Gandhi to discuss the opposition's presidential candidate, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday said the grand old party wants to keep itself busy with such meetings.

  • Twitterati explodes as Trump moves aside Montenegro PM
    Brussels (Belgium), May 26 : After speaking at a NATO summit to world leaders, U.S. President Donald Trump was walking with NATO leaders to another event when he apparently moved aside Montenegro Prime Minister Dusko Markovic and moved to the front of the group.

  • Congress slams UP Govt. over Greater Noida rape
    New Delhi , May 26 : Slamming the Uttar Pradesh Government for its failure to maintain law and order in the state, the Congress Party on Friday said the Yogi Adityanath-led Government is working towards dividing the society.

  • Venkaiah Naidu to review progress of new urban missions
    Raipur (Chhattisgarh) , May 26 : Urban Development and Housing Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu will review progress of new urban missions launched during the last three years in Chhattisgarh, in a high level meeting in Raipur on Friday.

  • EC bribery case: Hearing to continue on Dinakaran's bail plea
    New Delhi , May 26 : A Delhi Court will on Friday continue to hear AIADMK leader T.T.V. Dinakaran's bail plea in the alleged bribery matter.

  • PCB announces Najam Sethi as its new chairman
    Lahore [Pakistan], May 26 : The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has announced Najam Sethi as its new chairman.

  • President to receive book on PM Modi's 'Mann Ki Baat'
    New Delhi , May 26 : President Pranab Mukherjee will receive the first copies of books 'Mann Ki Baat: A Social Revolution on Radio' and 'Marching with a Billion- Analysing Narendra Modi's Government at Midterm' from Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, who will formally release it at a function to be held at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Friday in the presence of Vice President Mohammed Hamid Ansari, Union Minister of Finance and Defence Arun Jaitley, and other dignitaries.

  • PM Modi to inaugurate India's longest bridge in Assam
    Guwahati (Assam) , May 26 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Dhola-Sadiya Bridge on the Brahmaputra, the country's longest bridge, in Assam on Friday.

  • Queen Elizabeth II visits Manchester victims, slams 'wicked' attack
    New Delhi , May 25 : Queen Elizabeth II on Thursday visited the Ariana Grande concert blast victims at the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital.

  • Kochi: Refused playing mobile games, teen commits suicide
    Kochi (Kerala) , May 25 : In a tragic incident, a 16-year-old girl committed suicide after she was allegedly stopped from playing mobile games for too long.

  • As MODI fest starts, Sonia eyes stopping Modi hurricane
    New Delhi May 25 : This Friday i.e tomorrow two important political developments will be taking place in India.

  • Chhattisgarh: Venkaiah Naidu to review progress of new urban missions today
    New Delhi , May 26 : Progress of new urban missions launched during the last three years in Chhattisgarh will be reviewed by Urban Development and Housing Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu in a high level meeting in Raipur today.

  • UP Govt. made 'organisational' changes only on paper: Congress
    New Delhi , May 26 : Condemning the horrific incident in Noida, where four women were raped while another family member was killed, the Congress on Friday asserted that only officials have been changed in the recent massive administrative reshuffle in Uttar Pradesh, but the change that was truly needed has not come yet.

  • Aussies pay homage to Manchester attack victims
    Melbourne [Australia], May 26 : The Australian cricket team observed a minute of silence to pay their tributes to the victims of the recent deadly terror attack that took place at the Manchester Arena in England.

  • Pak court stays execution awarded by military court to Taliban leader
    Peshawar [Pakistan], May 26 : The Peshawar High Court (PHC) has stayed the execution of Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan's Swat chapter's former spokesman Muslim Khan, who was sentenced to death last year by a military court on multiple charges of terrorism.

  • Pakistanis take to terror, espionage and drug trafficking activities worldwide
    Islamabad [Pakistan], May 26 : There has been a spurt in cases where Pakistanis have been found to be involved in terror-related activities including, being implicated in drug trafficking and espionage cases across the globe. The country's embassies have been grappling with increasing number of such cases as per well placed sources.

  • Trump launches investigation into Manchester bombing 'photo' leak
    Washington [U.S.A], May 26 : United States President Donald Trump expressed regret over the leaked information in regard to the deadly Manchester terror attack on Thursday.

  • Manchester attacker driven by 'injustice against Muslims'
    London [UK], May 26 : According to latest revelations about the Manchester arena suicide bomber Salman Abedi, the accused carried out the horror as he wanted "revenge" for the injustices inflicted against Muslims.

  • To do a 'pure' character is the most difficult thing: Salman Khan
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , May 26 : Salman Khan, who plays a 'special' character in the upcoming highly-anticipated Kabir Khan-directorial, says it is the most difficult thing to maintain the simplicity, honesty and purity of the character in films like 'Tubelight'.

  • 3 years of Modi united India, unleashed its potential: Venkaiah Naidu
    New Delhi , May 26 : Asserting that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government in its three years of its tenure unleashed the true potential of the nation, Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Friday said that in this incumbent tenure of the Bharatiya Janata Party, India is riding high towards development more than ever.

  • Aligarh police to use drones for surveillance of sensitive areas
    Aligarh (UP) , May 26 : With the recent incidents of clashes and stone pelting taking a toll on the administration, the Aligarh police has decided to use drones for the surveillance of sensitive areas around the city.

  • Trump's son in law under investigation in Russian probe
    Washington [U.S.A], May 26 : United States President Donal Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner is under investigation in the Russian probe.

  • C-Zentrix launches its customer engagement solutions-TrixChat, Zenbot
    New Delhi , May 26 : C-Zentrix, a Gartner Magic Quadrant for CCI 2016-recognised product company and a cloud-based advance communication management provider on Thursday announced the launch of two new products in its customer engagement solutions portfolio, 'TrixChat' and 'ZenBot'.

  • UP: BJP leader thrashes cop, threatens to kill him
    Moradabad (Uttar Pradesh) , May 26 : In an incident raising questions on the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) intent to keep intact the law and order in Uttar Pradesh, party city president along with his fellow men on Thursday in state's Moradabad's Thakur Dwara area, created a massive ruckus inside a police station.

  • Can 'food porn' seed lust for healthier eating?
    Washington D.C. [USA], May 26 : Hashtags are changing the way we look at food, but is it for the better?

  • Saudi monarch apologizes to Nawaz Sharif for Riyadh 'humiliation'
    Islamabad [Pakistan], May 26 : Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the reigning King of Saudi Arabia has apologized to leaders, including Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for not presenting them with a chance to address the Riyadh Summit.

  • Bokaro: Naxals torch signal set and communication system, vandalise train engine
    Bokaro , May. 26 : Naxals torched a signal set and communication system and partially damaged engine of a goods train at Dumri Bihar railway station in Bokaro, Jharkhand.

  • Soon, toy cars that'll help get kids with disabilities moving
    Washington D.C. [USA], May 26 : Two new modified toy car designs have been developed for children with disabilities in an effort to encourage them to further explore, play, and engage in physical and social activities.

  • nexGTv now available on Amazon's Fire TV Stick
    New Delhi , May 26 : nexGTv, a subscription-led video entertainment app on Thursday made its big-screen debut with its launch on Fire TV Stick, a digital streaming device from Amazon, and is now available on Amazon India.

  • Odisha: Women prisoners celebrate Bata Sabitri Festival in jail
    Sambalpur (Odisha) , May 26 : In order to change the mentality of women prisoners here, the Odisha Government has started various reforms in jail.

  • I'm heartbroken by Manchester attack, says Obama
    Washington D.C. (U.S.), May 26 : Former U.S. president Barack Obama today said as the father of two daughters, he is heartbroken by the extraordinary tragedy that has occurred in Manchester.

  • JD (U) slams J-K Govt. for not fulfilling its promise of talking to Hurriyat
    New Delhi , May 26 : The Janata Dal (United) on Friday slammed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Government in Jammu and Kashmir for not fulfilling its promise to talk to all stakeholders, including the Hurriyat leaders.

  • Trump says NATO allies need 'to pay their fair share'
    Brussels (Belgium), May 26 : U.S. President Donald Trump has rebuked his fellow alliance leaders for not being 'fair' to the U.S. taxpayers.

  • BJP's pan-India publicity fest begins from today
    New Delhi , May 26 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will be organising a pan-Indian festival-like publicity campaign to highlight the achievements of the Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance's (NDA) three year rule.

  • ECI rejects AAP's demand of allowing change of EVM's motherboard
    New Delhi , May 26 : The Election Commission of India (ECI) has rejected the demand of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) of allowing the 'change or tampering' of the motherboard of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) during the 'EVM challenge' which will be held on June 3.

  • PM Modi to address rally in Guwahati
    New Delhi , May 26 : Assam is set for the dual celebration of completing its first anniversary and three year anniversary of Prime Minister Narendra Modi Government's rule at the Centre on Friday.

  • Mauritius PM Pravind Jugnauth to visit India starting today
    New Delhi , May 26 : Mauritius Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth will pay a two-day visit to India from Friday.

  • Former Greek PM injured in envelope explosion
    Athens [Greece], May 25 : Former Greek Prime Minister Lucas Papademos was injured today in an envelope explosion in Athens.

  • Skipper Kohli wants to overcome England 'challenge' for personal satisfaction
    London [U.K], May 25 : Indian skipper Virat Kohli, who had a regrettable performance in England three years ago, has said that his priority would be to overcome the challenges he faced during the tour for his personal satisfaction.

  • Comedian Leslie Jones to host 2017 BET Awards
    Johannesburg, May 25 : The 'Saturday Night Live' star and comedian Leslie Jones will be the host of the 2017 BET Awards.

  • MHA seeks report from UP Govt. on Saharanpur clashes
    New Delhi , May 25 : The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Thursday asked the Uttar Pradesh Government to submit report on the recent worrisome clashes in Saharanpur.