• Spice yourself healthy
    By Pallavi Aman Singh, New Delhi , Jun 29 : And you thought healthy eating has to be boring and bland! Better health may be only a dash and sprinkle away as it turns out, you can add sizzle to your diet and still stay fit.

  • McEnroe regrets Serena 'No 700 on men's tour' remark, says 'maybe it was wrong'
    Johannesburg [South Africa], June 29 : Tennis legend John McEnroe has admitted that it would have been better had he not made the 'No 700 on men's tour' remark for 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams.

  • To take Narmada water to needed places an achievement: PM Modi tells party workers
    Ahmadabad (Gujarat) , June 29 : Prime Minister Modi on Thursday began his two-day visit to his home state Gujarat to participate in the centenary celebrations of Sabarmati Ashram.

  • Artists, architects think different from each other
    Washington D.C. [USA], June 29 : A study has revealed that architects, painters and sculptors think of spaces in different ways from not only the others, but also each other.

  • French rocket Ariane-5 launches India's communication satellite GSAT-17
    New Delhi , June 29 : India's communication satellite GSAT-17 was launched by French rocket Ariane-5 in the wee hours of Thursday from Kourou, French Guiana by Ariane-5 VA-238.

  • My statement on Indian Army was misconstrued: Azam Khan
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , June 29 : Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan, who is facing criticism for his statement against the Indian Army, on Thursday said his comments were misconstrued by the media.

  • Police arrests gambling gang from Vadodara
    Vadodara (Gujarat) June 29, : The Gujarat Police arrested a gambling gang from Sayajiganj area of Vadodara on Wednesday.

  • Salmon, walnuts can help fighting bowel cancer: Study
    Washington D.C. [USA], June 29 : Consuming salmon, walnuts and chia seeds can boost the chances of surviving bowel cancer by preventing the spread of deadly tumours across the body.

  • European human rights activists criticise China's bullying of Bhutan
    Geneva [Switzerland], June 29 : China's threat to the sovereignty of Bhutan and its unilateral action to alter the status quo on bilateral boundary issues related to the Doklam Plateau has been strongly criticized by human rights activists in Europe and in other parts of the world.

  • Small scale industries at loss due to GST: Swadeshi Jagran Manch
    New Delhi June 29, : : The Swadeshi Jagran Manch has shown solidarity with some groups opposing Goods and Service Tax(GST) in its present form and demanding the Government to address their concerns for a balanced GST.

  • Another shameful act! 12-yr-old speech impaired girl raped in MP
    Dhar (Madhya Pradesh) , June 29 : In a loathsome incident, a 12-year-old speech impaired girl has been allegedly raped by her relative in Madhya Pradesh's Dhar.

  • BJP hails increase in allowances by Centre under Seventh Pay Commission
    New Delhi , June 29 : Hailing the announcement of increase in allowances by allowing recommendations of the Seventh Central Pay Commission (CPC) the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday said that the new initiative will benefit lakhs of people.

  • Azam Khan should be charged with blasphemy, imprisoned: Amar Singh
    Singapore (Malaysia) , June 29 : Expressing absolute resentment over Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan's remark on the Indian Army, expelled party leader Amar Singh on Thursday said the former should be charged with blasphemy and imprisoned.

  • ICC Women's WC: Confident India look to extend winning run against Windies
    Taunton [UK], June 29 : India will take on West Indies in their second match of the ICC Women's World Cup in Taunton today.

  • Israel awaits PM Modi's historic visit
    New Delhi , June 29 : Israel will welcome Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his visit to the country from July 4-6 on the backdrop of marking 25 years of diplomatic relations between the two nations.

  • UP: Five dead, three injured after truck rams car in Fatehpur
    Fatehpur (Uttar Pradesh) , June 29 : As many as five people were killled and three got injured after a speeding truck hit a car in Fatehpur district of Uttar Pradesh.

  • Shikhar Dhawan 'stronger person, sportsman' after comeback to Team India
    New Delhi , June 29 : Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan has been in an exceptional form ever since he made a comeback to Team India.

  • U.S. sets new Visa criteria for six Muslim-majority nations
    Washington [U.S.A.], June 29 : The United States has set new Visa criteria that will require travellers from the six Muslim-majority countries affected by President Donald Trump's travel ban to have close family connections or business ties in order to enter the U.S.

  • Presidential polls: BJP tears into Sonia over her 'fight of ideology' remark
    New Delhi , June 29 : After Sonia Gandhi stated that the Presidential election was a fight of ideology, principle and truth for the grand old party, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday remarked that the Congress national president had forgotten about her promises of supporting the Dalits after Ram Nath Kovind's name was announced as the National Democratic Alliance's (NDA) Presidential nominee.

  • Western Libya: UNSMIL personnel freed after hours of detention by gunmen
    Al-Zawiya [Libya], June 29 : A convoy of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL), including four men and two women, was released after being detained by an armed group for hours on Wednesday evening, security sources from Al-Zawiya city reported.

  • 'Game of Thrones' star Gwendoline Christie joins Robert Zemeckis drama
    Los Angeles [U.S.A.], June 29 : 'Game of Thrones' fame Gwendoline Christie has joined the cast of Robert Zemeckis' Universal drama.

  • Australia's seniormost Catholic official charged with sexual assault offences
    Canberra [Australia], June 29 : The most senior member of the Catholic Church in Australia, Cardinal George Pell, has been charged with multiple historical sexual assault offences, Victoria Deputy Police Commissioner Shane Patton said on Thursday.

  • 'Jumanji' trailer tease offers action, excitement
    New Delhi , June 29 : 'The Game has Changed' in the new trailer tease of the upcoming sequel of 'Jumanji' titled 'Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle'.

  • Trump, S. Korean President to discuss trade, the North as they meet today
    Washington [U.S.A.], June 29 : United States President Donald Trump will address areas of disagreement on foreign policy and trade with newly elected South Korean President Moon Jae-in when the two leaders meet for the first time at the White House on Thursday.

  • Congress demands strict action over Azam Khan's statement on Indian Army
    New Delhi/ Mumbai (Maharashtra) , June 29 : After Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan accused Indian Army for misbehaving with the people in the Kashmir Valley, the Congress on Thursday slammed the former asserting that strict action should be taken so that such derogatory remarks would never be made again.

  • John Mayer responds to Katy Perry calling her 'Best Lover'
    Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], June 29 : John Mayer has finally responded to the comments made by Katy Perry about his sexual prowess.

  • Iran brands Trump travel ban ruling as 'racist,' 'unfair'
    New York [U.S.A.], June 29 : As Washington prepares to begin implementation of Trump's travel ban on Thursday, Iran has branded a recent U.S. supreme court order to reinstate elements of the divisive policy racist and unfair.

  • Halle Berry believes her Oscar win 'meant nothing`
    Melbourne [Australia], June 29 : Halle Berry, who is the only black actress to ever win an Academy award for the Best Actress in a leading role, feels that her Oscar win means 'nothing' to her now.

  • Michelle Rodriguez threatens to leave 'Fast and Furious' franchise
    New Delhi , June 29 : It seems like Michelle Rodriguez is really furious with 'Fast and the Furious' makers for not bringing women anymore into the spotlight.

  • U.S. DHS to announce new aviation security measures
    Washington [U.S.A.], June 29 : United States Department of Homeland Security Secretary (DHS) John Kelly is all set to announce new aviation security measures regarding overseas airports that have direct flights to the U.S.

  • Big-B, Aamir, Salman, PeeCee, Deepika, Aishwarya, Irrfan among Oscar body's invitees
    Washington D.C. [USA], June 29 : In a move to diversify its membership, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, this year, has issued 774 invitations to new members.

  • Netanyahu to accompany PM Modi at all events during Israel visit
    Tel Aviv [Israel], June 29 : In a special gesture, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will accompany his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi at all events during the later's historic visit to the country from July 4-6.

  • Higher IQ in childhood is linked to longer, disease free life
    Washington D.C. [USA], June 29 : If your child has a higher IQ, then take a sigh of relief, as he/she might have a longer life span.

  • Female police officers shot dead by Taliban militants in Afghanistan
    Faizabad [Afghanistan], June 29 : Two female police officers have reportedly been shot dead by Taliban militants in the northern Afghanistan's Badakhshan province.

  • Selfie with Mia Khalifa sans permission leaves a fan bruised?
    London [UK], June 29 : This year most searched for porn star Mia Khalifa has landed in a controversy, that too for a selfie.

  • Vice-Presidential elections to be held on August 5
    New Delhi , June 29 : The Election Commission of India announced that the polls for the office of Vice-President will be held on August 5 and the results will b announced on the same day.

  • Shh, living near busy road may up risk of male infertility
    Washington D.C. [USA], June 29 : Beware if you are renting an apartment next to a busy road as a study finds that long-term exposure to traffic noise, particularly at night, increases the risk of infertility in men.

  • Fodder scam: Lalu Yadav appears before CBI court in Ranchi
    Ranchi (Jharkhand) , June 29 : Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav on Thursday appeared before a special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court in connection with the fodder scam case.

  • India's consistent position on J-K is well known: MEA
    New Delhi , June 29 : Ministry of External Affairs has said that India's consistent position that the entire state of Jammu and Kashmir is an integral part of India is well known.

  • Security officials defuse two IEDs in J-K's Dangerpora area
    Jammu and Kashmir : The security forces on Thursday defused two Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) detected in Dangerpora area of Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwana bypass.

  • Manish Pandey, Karun Nair to lead India 'A' teams in South Africa
    New Delhi , June 29 : Manish Pandey and Karun Nair have been named as skippers for the respective One-day and Test India 'A' teams for their upcoming tour of South Africa.

  • Pak expresses concern over growing Indo-U.S. relations
    Islamabad [Pakistan], June 29 : Pakistan has expressed its concerns over the recent US-India Joint Statement during Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the United States and said that it could aggravate an already tense situation between Islamabad and New Delhi.

  • Overweight teens are 80% more likely to suffer a stroke in adulthood
    Washington D.C. [USA], June 29 : Parents please take note! If your son becomes overweight during his teenage years then he is 80 percent more likely to have a stroke in adulthood, warns a study.

  • Andhra CM Chandrababu Naidu awards Rs. 50 lakh, plot to Kidambi Srikanth
    Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh) , June 29 : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday awarded ace Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth Rs. 50 lakh and a 1000 square yard plot in Amaravati region.

  • Ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Poonch Sector, two Indian Army soldiers injured
    Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) , June 29 : The Pakistan Army initiated unprovoked and indiscriminate firing of small arms, automatics and mortars in the wee hours of Thursday in the Poonch Sector along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir.

  • Amarnath yatra First batch of pilgrims leaves from Baltal, Pahalgam
    Baltal (Jammu and Kashmir), June 29 : First batch of Amarnath Yatra pilgrims left from Sonamrg's Baltal camping ground and Pahalgam in Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday for this years' pilgrimage.

  • PM Modi to meet 26/11 survivor 'Baby Moshe' during Israel visit
    New Delhi , June. 29 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his visit to Israel next week is expected to meet Moshe, survivor of 2008 Mumbai 26/11 terrorist attack.

  • Mumbai: Husband stabs wife, hangs self
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , June 29 : A 46-year-old man stabbed his wife to death and then committed suicide by hanging self to a fan at his residence in a housing society in Pant Nagar, Ghatkopar.

  • China's foray into tiny Bhutan threatening Himalayan peace
    Gangtok (Sikkim) , June 29 : Unilateral actions to alter status quo in Doklam Plateau in tiny, helpless Bhutan has escalated tensions between China and its neighbours.

  • Ministers who go by 'jingoism' make such remarks: Defence experts on Azam Khan
    New Delhi/ Ludhiana (Punjab) , June 29 : After the Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Azam Khan alleged that the Indian Army misbehave with the people in the Kashmir Valley, defence experts on Thursday slammed the former stating that ministers, who lack knowledge or who go by 'jingoism', make such remarks.

  • Nepal's second phase polls witness 70.5% voter turnout
    Kathmandu [Nepal], June 29 : Nepal's second phase polls, which commenced in three provinces covering much of the volatile southern plains, witnessed 70.5 percent voter turnout, the country's Election Commission has said.

  • FBI agent, accused of lying in LaVoy Finicum shooting in Oregon, indicted
    Washington [U.S.A.], June 29 : An FBI agent was indicted on charges of making false statements and obstruction of justice for allegedly lying to authorities about firing two gunshots in connection with the fatal shooting of LaVoy Finicum in Oregon last year.

  • Hugh Jackman is 'The Greatest Showman' in new trailer
    New Delhi , June 29 : Hugh Jackman is all set to take his fans for a musical ride in his upcoming movie 'The Greatest Showman'.

  • Darjeeling is, will remain 'inseparable part' of West Bengal: TMC
    Kolkata (West Bengal) , June 29 : Amidst the ongoing protests in the hills, the Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Thursday categorically stated that Darjeeling is and will remain an inseparable part of West Bengal and if the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) has any other demand that can be discussed, then they are welcomed to come forward.

  • North Korea threatens South's former president with death over 'plot to kill Kim Jong-un'
    Pyongyang [North Korea], June 29 : North Korea has threatened to impose the death penalty on the South's former president Park Geun-hye over an alleged plot to assassinate its leader Kim Jong-un.

  • Josh Brolin teases Cable makeup in new Instagram still
    New Delhi , June 29 : Josh Brolin is all set to transform into Cable for 'Deadpool 2'.

  • Josh Brolin teases Cable makeup in new Instagram still
    New Delhi , June 29 : Josh Brolin is all set to transform into Cable for 'Deadpool

  • Jason Statham, Rosie Huntington-Whitley welcome their first baby
    New Delhi , June 29 : A sudden wave of joy has engulfed Rosie Huntington-Whitley's life as the model and her fiance Jason Statham have been blessed with a baby boy.

  • SC to continue hearing plea filed by woman seeking direction to terminate her 23-week old pregnancy
    New Delhi , June 29 : The Supreme Court will today continue the hearing on the plea filed by a Kolkata-based woman, Sharmishta Chakraborty, seeking its direction to terminate her 23-week old pregnancy.

  • Chhattisgarh: Two Maoists killed in MMC 'new zone'
    Rajnandgaon (Chhattisgarh) , June 29 ANI: Two Maoists were killed in an encounter with security forces in Chhattisgarh's Rajnandgaon district, for the first time in their ew zone.