• Ban on cattle sale will impose bigger burdens on farmers: CPI (M)
    New Delhi , May 27 : After the Centre announced strict rules to prohibit sale of animals for slaughter or religious sacrifice at livestock markets and animal fairs that are a common occurrence in rural areas, the Communist Party of India (Marxist) on Saturday stated that by issuing this order, the government is imposing greater burdens on farmers.

  • G7 leaders pressure Trump on climate change
    Taormina (Italy), May 27 : The G7 leaders have pushed U.S. President Donald Trump to join the rest of the world in combating climate change, but the President has made no promises despite the White House insisting his views are evolving.

  • BJP welcomes PM Modi-Nitish meet
    New Delhi/Mumbai (Maharashtra) , May 26 : Ahead of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday welcomed the meeting of the duo, however refraining from commenting on speculations revolving around the same.

  • UP: Children abused at shelter home in Allahabad
    Allahabad (Uttar Pradesh) , May 27: In yet another shameful incident, three minor boys were tied up and tortured at a shelter home in Allahabad district of Uttar Pradesh.

  • U.S. stands in solidarity with Egypt over Christian killings
    Washington DC (US), May 27 : Expressing his solidarity over the Christian killings, U.S. President Donald Trump has said that America stands with President Al Sisi and all the Egyptian people today, and always, as they fight to defeat the common enemy.

  • Egypt launches airstrikes in Libya in retaliation to Christian killings
    Cairo (Egypt), May 27 : Following attacks on the Coptic Christians in Egypt, government jets have attacked positions in eastern Libya.

  • TRS parliamentary party meet to be held today
    Hyderabad (Telangana), May 27 : The Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) parliamentary party and legislature party meeting, under the Chairmanship of party president and Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao will be held on Saturday.

  • India condoles loss of lives in Sri Lanka due to flooding
    New Delhi , May 27 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that India condoles the loss of lives and property in Sri Lanka due to flooding and landslides.

  • Trump wishes Muslims 'a joyful Ramadan', urges end to violence
    Washington DC (US), May 27 : U.S. President Donald Trump wished Muslims a joyful Ramadan, on Friday, urging them to use the holy month to reject violence by the extremists.

  • J-K: Three terrorists trapped in Pulwama encounter
    Pulwama (Jammu and Kashmir) , May 26 : As many as three terrorists are reportedly trapped in the Pulwama encounter that started at Saimu Tral of Jammu and Kashmir earlier in the day.

  • 'Raabta' team quashes 'Magadheera' makers' 'rip-off' claims
    New Delhi , May 26 : Sushant Singh Rajput and Kriti Sanon-starrer 'Raabta' has landed in a plagiarism feud after the makers of Telugu film 'Magadheera' claimed that there are lot of similarities between the two flicks.

  • Pak hikes defence budget by 7 percent, allocates funds for CPEC projects
    Islamabad [Pakistan], May 26: Pakistan on Friday proposed to increase its defence budget to Rs. 920 billion, a hike of seven percent, during the government's federal budget announcement.

  • Liam Payne hid his 'life size dinosaurs' before meeting Cheryl's dad
    Washington D.C. [USA], May 26 : Singer Liam Payne has opened up about the moment he met his girlfriend Cheryl's dad for the first time.

  • Kirsten Dunst gets emotional on Cannes red carpet
    Washington D.C. [USA], May 26 : While posing at the red carpet of 70th Cannes Film Festival with the cast of her upcoming movie, 'The Beguiled,' actress Kirsten Dunst got emotional and bursted into tears.

  • G7 leaders brace for clash with Trump on trade, climate
    New York [U.S.], May 26 : U.S. President Donald Trump and his counterparts from six of the world's most powerful countries have gathered for a two-day summit -- the G-7 -- to discuss the globe's most pressing problems in the medieval Sicilian coastal town of Taormina, Italy.

  • Centre notifies bill to put ban on cattle slaughter
    New Delhi , May 26 : Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Harsh Vardhan on Saturday said the ministry has notified the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Regulation of Livestock Markets) Rules, 2017 to ensure that the sale of cattle is not meant for slaughter purposes.

  • A father's touching message to Ariana Grande post Manchester attack
    New Delhi , May 26 : The devastating terror attack at Manchester Arena, which left 22 dead and 119 injured, has broken hearts around the world, including that of Ariana Grande.

  • We have nothing to lose in Champions Trophy, says Sarfraz Ahmed
    London [UK], May 26 : Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed has insisted that his side is under no pressure and have nothing to lose at the upcoming Champions Trophy beginning June 1 in England and Wales.

  • 'IT guys' James Corden, Orlando Bloom 'turn it on' with racy office moves
    New Delhi , May 26 : Tech support was taken to a whole new level, when James Corden and Orlando Bloom bust their office moves.

  • Eight Parties accept EC's hackathon challenge
    New Delhi , May 26 : Total eight political parties have accepted the challenge of the Election Commission of India (ECI) to hack the Electronic Voting Machines (EVM).

  • My absence at Sonia's lunch 'misinterpreted': Nitish Kumar
    Patna(Bihar) , May 26 : After skipping the lunch meet with Congress president Sonia Gandhi, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday clarified that his absence was being wrongly interpreted as Janata Dal (United) leader Sharad Yadav was already representing his party in the meeting.

  • Unrest in Kashmir will end soon: Amit Shah
    New Delhi May 26 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Friday said that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi led government will very soon control the unrest prevailing in the Kashmir Valley.

  • MHA invites proposals on hike of seats in Sikkim Legislative Assembly
    New Delhi , May 26 : A proposal regarding the hike in the number of seats in the Sikkim Legislative Assembly from 32 to 40 and reservation of five seats for Limboo and Tamang community is under consideration of the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA).

  • Manchester bomber Abedi's terror connections revealed
    New York [U.K.], May 26 : As the investigation progresses in the Manchester Arena bombing, investigators are able to trace Salman Abedi's movements and his connections with terror networks before the bombing.

  • Amit Shah outlines Modi government's reformist steps
    New Delhi May 26 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Friday said dubbed the Prime Minister Narendra Modi led-National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government is a reformist government.

  • A sneak peek into Lorde's 'Melodrama'
    New Delhi , May 26 : All set to release her new album 'Melodrama,' Lorde recently teased her fans with an "early demo" of her upcoming song 'Sober.'

  • When Jamie Foxx gave 'B**ch Better Have My Money' an opera twist
    Washington D.C. [USA], May 26 : From crooning 'Who Let the Dogs Out' as a Broadway musical tune to giving Rihanna's hit an opera makeover, Jamie Foxx took singing to a new level.

  • Delhi HC directs Centre to implement rare diseases policy
    New Delhi May 26 : The Delhi High Court on Friday directed the Centre to forthwith implement national policy for treatment of rare diseases.

  • Journalist murder case: Muzaffarpur court allows CBI to inquire Shahabuddin
    Muzaffarpur (Bihar) May 26 : A court in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district accepted the Central Bureau of Investigation's (CBI) plea for questioning Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) strongman Mohammad Shahabuddin in connection with journalist Rajdeo Ranjan murder case.

  • Bail granted to rape accused Gayatri Prajapati cancelled
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , May 26 : The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court on Friday cancelled the bail given by Lucknow's session court to alleged rape accused Uttar Pradesh Minister Gayatri Prajapati and others.

  • Political tourism shouldn't be played by Rahul Gandhi: BJP
    New Delhi , May 27 : Slamming the opposition after Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi was denied to visit riot-hit Saharanpur, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday asserted that the former is a master in political tourism and photo ops which is why he decided to visit Saharanpur.

  • G7 leaders sign joint declaration on combating terrorism
    Taormina (Italy), May 27 : The leaders of the Group of Seven (G7) industrialized nations on Friday signed a joint declaration on combating terrorism.

  • Russia urges NATO to improve relations
    Moscow (Russia), May 27 : The Russian Foreign Ministry on Friday called on NATO to stop confrontation and seek better relations with Moscow.

  • Myth of supremacy of Pak BAT demolished completely: Defence Experts
    New Delhi/Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) , May 27 : Lauding the Indian Army for neutralizing two Pakistani Border Action Team (BAT) terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Uri sector, the defence experts on Saturday said the myth of the supremacy of the Pakistani BAT stands demolished for all times to come.

  • Delhi Court to hear tampering charges in Uphaar tragedy case
    New Delhi , May 27 : A Delhi Court will on Friday continue to hear the alleged tampering with evidence related to the Uphaar tragedy case.

  • Delhi Court to hear defamation case against Kejriwal
    New Delhi , May 27 : A Delhi Court will on Saturday continue its hearing in the defamation case of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Ramesh Bidhuri against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.

  • Ariana Grande announces Manchester benefit concert for bombing victims
    Washington DC (US), May 27 : Singer Ariana Grande has announced that she will return to Manchester to perform a benefit concert to raise money for the victims of the bombing and their families.

  • Clinton compares Trump to Nixon, says 'presidency would eventually end in disgrace'
    Wellesley (US), May 27 : In a fiery commencement speech at her alma mater of Wellesley College on Friday, former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton drew a comparison between U.S. President Donald Trump and former President Richard Nixon.

  • Satinder Sartaaj opens up about his 'dark' role in 'The Black Prince'
    New Delhi , May 26 : Actor Satinder Sartaaj has spilled the beans on how he prepared for his 'dark and submissive' role for the film 'The Black Prince.'

  • Rock band Kiss, WWE cancel shows in Manchester Arena
    Washington D.C. [USA], May 26 : After a devastating terror attack at Manchester Arena, US rock band 'Kiss' and WWE NXT have canceled their shows.

  • RJD's application for EVM hackathon challenge rejected
    New Delhi , May 26 : The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Friday rejected the request filed by the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) to take part in the Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) hackathon challenge.

  • J-K: Terrorists attack army's patrolling party, search operation underway
    Pulwama (Jammu and Kashmir) , May 26 : A group of terrorists attacked at Indian Army's patrolling party at Jammu and Kashmir's Saimooh village in Pulwama's Tral area on Friday.

  • Trump calls Germans 'very bad', vows to curb foreign car imports
    New York [U.S.], May 26 : : Slamming their trade policies, U.S. President Donald Trump called the Germans "very bad" and vowed to limit the U.S. car imports from the country.

  • Liam Payne reveals how fatherhood changed his life forever
    Washington D.C. [USA], May 26 : Liam Payne is loving fatherhood and he can't help but gush over it.

  • Champions Trophy: We're in a ' very hard' group, says Mortaza
    Birmingham [UK], May 26 : Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza is convinced that his team can take its form of the past two years on to one of the sport's grandest stages as it gears up for the Champions Trophy beginning June 1 in England and Wales.

  • CBSE to announce Class 12th results on Sunday
    New Delhi , May 26 : The Central Bureau of Secondary Education (CBSE) will announce the examination results of the Senior Secondary Examination (Class 12th) on May 28th.

  • J-K: Two bodies along with weapons recovered in Uri
    Uri (Jammu and Kashmir) , May 26 : After foiling an infiltration bid along the Line of Control (LoC) in Uri Sector, the Indian Army on Friday recovered two bodies along with weapons including one AK 47 rifles and one pistol.

  • PM Modi exhorts people to work towards making New India
    Guwahati (Assam) , May 26 : The Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday exhorted the countrymen to work towards making a New India.

  • Country has lost outstanding public servant: Manmohan Singh on Gill's demise
    New Delhi , May 26 : After the sudden demise of former Punjab Director General of Police (DGP) K.P.S. Gill at the age of 82 due to cardiac arrhythmia here on Friday, former prime minister Manmohan Singh said that the country has lost an outstanding public servant, who played a remarkable role in controlling militancy in Punjab.

  • Facing criticism over Saharanpur clashes, Adityanath vows to establish law and order
    Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) , May 26 : Unperturbed by the Opposition's criticism over Saharanpur clashes, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday said that maintenance of law and order has been the priority of his government and assured that they would work for the same in the coming days.

  • Second edition of 'Indian Open of Surfing' gets underway in Mangaluru
    Mangaluru (Karnataka) , May 26 : The second edition of the 'Indian Open of Surfing' on Friday got underway amidst much fanfare at the Sasihithlu beach in Mangaluru.

  • Jewar gang-rape: No proof of rape found in medical reports, says SSP
    Greater Noida (Uttar Pradesh) , May 26 : Gautam Budh Nagar Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Luv Kumar on Friday said that no proof of rape has been found in the medical reports of the Jewar gang-rape victims.

  • 'Sachin: A Billion Dreams' made tax-free in Maharashtra
    New Delhi , May 26 : The Maharashtra government has decided to waive off the entertainment tax on master blaster Sachin Tendulkar's biopic 'Sachin: A Billion Dreams.'

  • J-K CM directs early completion of protection works on Jhelum
    Srinagar (J-K) May 26 : Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti chaired a cabinet meeting on Friday where she directed to monitor the dredging and completion of Comprehensive Flood Management works on the river Jhelum.

  • Top ISIS leaders killed in Afghanistan's Nangarhar
    Kabul [Afghanistan], May 26 : At least seven Islamic State fighters of ISIL-Khorasan province, a branch of the militant Islamist group Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, were killed in the latest anti-IS operations in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan.

  • Opposition puts ball in BJP's court, says will wait for consensus on President
    New Delhi , May 26 : A united Opposition on Friday threatened to launch a mass political agitation against the ruling National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government if a consensus on Presidential candidate is not reached.

  • Nitish gives Sonia's lunch a miss, set to meet PM Modi on Saturday
    New Delhi , May 26 : Bihar Chief Minister and Janata Dal (United) chief Nitish Kumar is likely to attend a lunch to be hosted by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, which is scheduled to be to held tomorrow in the national capital, in the honour of Mauritius Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth.

  • Defence experts condemn CPM leader's remark on Indian Army
    New Delhi , May 26 : The defence experts on Friday condemned Communist Party of India (Marxist) Kerala secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan's derogatory remark on Indian Army, saying that the latter does not even deserve to be called a politician.

  • Djokovic drawn to face Nadal in French Open semis
    Johannesburg [South Africa], May 26 : World No. 2 Novak Djokovic and fourteen-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal have been drawn to face each other in a blockbuster French Open semi-final.

  • Modi Government is transparent, decisive: Amit Shah
    New Delhi May 26 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah on Friday said that the Prime Minister Modi led government is a transparent and decisive government.