• Shahid Afridi parts ways with PSL team Peshawar Zalmi
    Islamabad, Mar 25 : Former Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi on Saturday said he is parting ways with his PSL team Peshawar Zalmi.

  • Shahrukh Khan to host Lilly Singh in India
    New Delhi , Mar. 25 : Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan will be hosting a private session for his children with YouTube sensation Lilly Singh aka Superwoman at his residence Mannat in Mumbai this summer.

  • Goa: 58-year-old British national found dead
    Calangute (Goa) , Mar. 25 : A 58-year old British national was found dead after he collapsed while exercising in a gym at Goa's Calangute yesterday.

  • Environmental factors are responsible for global burden of disease: President
    New Delhi , Mar.25 : President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday said that environmental factors are responsible for global burden of disease in terms of healthy life years lost and 23 percent of all deaths.

  • 'Phillauri' collects Rs. 4.02 crore on day one
    New Delhi , Mar. 25 : Smashing the collections of her first production film 'NH10', actress Anushka Sharma's second venture 'Phillauri' has collected Rs. 4.02 crore on day one.

  • Cook, Anderson to face in season opener
    London, Mar 25 : Essex's Alastair Cook and Lancashire's Jimmy Anderson have made themselves available for the first match of the Specsavers County Championship.

  • Yogi Adityanath visits Gorakhpur
    New Delhi, Mar 25 : Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday visited his constituency Gorakhpur.

  • Need to defend the universities as free spaces: Vice President
    New Delhi, Mar 25 : Vice President of India M. Hamid Ansari on Saturday said that there is an imperative need to defend the universities as free spaces, as independent, critical repositories of knowledge, and as sources of renewal of liberal values that provide avenues of social mobility and equality to people.

  • Setback for Kejriwal in Jaitley defamation case
    New Delhi , Mar. 25 : In a major jolt to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, a Delhi Court on Saturday put the former on trial in a criminal defamation case filed by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) matter.

  • NCB busts inter-state charas trafficking syndicate
    New Delhi , Mar.25 : The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) arrested two Indian nationals namely Rustam Pal of Mathura and Rahul Dhiman of Himachal Pradesh who supplied malana cream charas to different drug mafias in Uttar Pradesh.

  • Shamim Khan and team win Pro-Am event of Kolkata Classic 2017
    Kolkata, Mar 25 : The Pro-Am event of the Kolkata Classic 2017 was won by professional Shamim Khan's team.

  • Justice League teaser poster released
    Los Angeles, Mar 25 : A new teaser poster of upcoming Hollywood movie Justice League has been unveiled by its maker.

  • Phillauri earns Rs. 4.02 crores on opening day
    Mumbai, Mar 25 : Anushka Sharma's latest released movie Phillauri has earned Rs. 4.02 crores on the first day.

  • A little vigorous exercise may help boost kids' Cardiometabolic health
    London, Mar 25 : As little as 10 minutes a day of high-intensity physical activity could help some children reduce their risk of developing heart problems and metabolic diseases such as diabetes, according to an international study led by a researcher at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.

  • Kolkata: PATH Welfare Society,ITC Mission SunehraKal host Children's Meet
    Kolkata, Mar 25 : PATH Welfare Society with support from "ITC Mission SunehraKal" is organizing a Children's Meet- a gathering of over 400 children & Child Cabinet members from 24 government schools in Kolkata.

  • Russian PM commits to provide benefits of bilateral ties to Lanka
    Moscow [Russia], Mar. 25 : Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev during his meeting with visiting Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisenav assured that Moscow will provide more benefits of bilateral economic relations to Colombo.

  • There is an imperative need to defend universities as free spaces: Vice-President
    Chandigarh (Punjab) , Mar. 25 : Vice President Mohammed Hamid Ansari on Saturday said there is an imperative need to defend the universities as free spaces, independent, critical repositories of knowledge, and as sources of renewal of liberal values that provide avenues of social mobility and equality to the people.

  • CBI registers case against two former Syndicate Bank officials
    New Delhi , Mar. 25 : The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered a case on a complaint from Syndicate Bank against two then AGMs and two then chief managers of Syndicate Bank and six private persons including CA, Builder etc. related to a fraud in its two branches at Jaipur and one at Udaipur, Rajasthan.

  • BJP pulls up Kerala Govt. over state-sponsored violence
    New Delhi , Mar. 25 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday pulled up the Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan-led CPI (M) Government over state-sponsored violence initiated to eradicate the political rivalry.

  • Akhilesh Yadav triggers speculation of stepping down as SP Chief
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Mar. 25 : Former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday triggered a speculation of him stepping down from the post of the Samajwadi Party president.

  • No other party has done as much corruption as AAP in Delhi: Amit Shah
    New Delhi , Mar. 25 : Setting the tone for the upcoming municipal corporation elections in Delhi, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah on Saturday accused the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) of indulging in corruption.

  • UP Minister urges rich Muslims to spare Haj subsidy for poor
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Mar. 25 : Uttar Pradesh's Muslim Waqf and Haj Minister Mohsin Raza Khan on Saturday urged rich Muslims to leave Haj subsidy for the deserving poor.

  • Dharamsala Test: Debutant Kuldeep's heroics impress Sachin Tendulkar
    New Delhi , Mar. 25 : It is every cricketer's dream to be acknowledged by Sachin Tendulkar, and spinner Kuldeep Yadav who made his Test debut against Australia today, was showered with praises by the cricket legend as he weaved a wrist spinner's web around the tourists during the decisive fourth Test in Dharamsala.

  • India needs innovative modes of funding for healthcare sector, says NATHEALTH-PwC report
    New Delhi , Mar 25 : To bridge the huge infrastructure gap, India will need much more participation from the private sector and for these conventional modes of healthcare funding will need to be aided by innovative modes funding to improve healthcare investments in India, reveals a NATHEALTH-PwC Report which was released here today at NATEv2017, an annual seminar organized by the Healthcare Federation of India (NATHEALTH).

  • England 'hires' Saqlain Mushtaq as new spin coach
    Karachi [Pakistan], Mar. 25 : The England Cricket Board (ECB) has hired former Pakistan off-spinner Saqlain Mushtaq as a spin consultant for a period of two years.

  • Life bans on match-fixers can rescue Pakistan cricket: Misbah-ul Haq
    Karachi [Pakistan], Mar. 25 : Calling for no mercy against anyone involved in corrupt practices within cricket, Pakistan's Test Captain Misbah-ul Haq on Friday called for life bans and strict enforcement of laws against the players involved in match-fixing or spot fixing.

  • Acid attack victim complains of negligence: Adityanath hauls hospital authorities
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Mar. 25 : After receiving complaints of negligence towards a gang rape and acid attack victim, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday summoned King George's Medical University (KGMU) vice-chancellor Ravi Kant.

  • Gaikwad should apologise for his unaccepted behaviour: Politicos
    New Delhi/Jaipur Mar. 25 : Cutting across party lines, the Congress, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Janata Dal (United) on Saturday condemned Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad's unruly behaviour with an Air India staffer and said that he should immediately tender an apology as such attitude is not acceptable from a lawmaker.

  • India facing a hypertension epidemic, confirms latest NFHS survey
    New Delhi , Mar. 25 : The findings of the National Family Health Survey 2015-16 confirm what we all knew from clinical evidence - that hypertension has become a major health concern among the Indian population, with as many as 22% Indians hypertensive.

  • Senior UP cop suspended on indiscipline charges
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh), , Mar. 25 : Himanshu Kumar, an IPS officer of the Uttar Pradesh cadre, has been suspended days after he alleged that seniors are targeting subordinates of particular caste.

  • Swachh Bharat will be a top priority: UP CM
    Lucknow, Mar 25 : Uttar Pradesh Yogi Adityanath on Saturday declared that the goals and targets of the Swachh Bharat Mission are of top priority to the new government in the State.

  • UP: Nine houses gutted in major fire in Sitapur
    Sitapur (Uttar Pradesh) , Mar. 25 : At least nine houses were gutted after a massive fire broke out in Uttar Pradesh's Sitapur city on Saturday.

  • BJP to hold next national executive meet in Bhubaneswar
    Bhubaneswar (Odisha) , Mar. 24 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will host its next two-day national executive committee meeting in Odisha's Bhubaneswar city beginning April 15.

  • SP leader Azam Khan's secretary transferred
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Mar. 25 : Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan's secretary S.P. Singh has been transferred after three years.

  • Govt assures transparent system to end cheating in UP board exams
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Mar. 25 : Deputy Chief Minister Dinesh Sharma on Saturday assured to bring a transparent system to end cheating in the Uttar Pradesh board exams.

  • Pak Govt. allows former army chief to lead Saudi-led military alliance
    Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar. 25 : The Pakistan Government has given its approval to former chief of army staff general (Retd) Raheel Sharif to lead a 39-nation alliance of Muslim states led by Saudi Arabia by providing him with a No-Objection Certificate (NOC).

  • Defamation case: Kejriwal to face trial
    New Delhi, Mar 25 : In a criminal defamation case filed against him by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, a Delhi court on Saturday put Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to trial.

  • 36 suspects arrested in Pakistan
    Peshawar, Mar 25 : The police have arrested at least 36 suspects from Gulberg and Pishtakhara areas of Pakistan, media reports said.

  • Sealing international boundaries will keep illegal entrants under check: Defence experts
    New Delhi, Mar. 25 : Defence experts on Saturday welcomed Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh's assertion that India is planning to seal the international boundaries with Pakistan and Bangladesh by 2018 and said the terrorists sponsored by the ISIS have been infiltrating through the same route in the states of Assam and West Bengal.

  • PTI to use "street power" if next polls are announced without reforms
    Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar. 25 : Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan has said that his party will use "street power" to block the next general elections if they are announced without electoral reforms.

  • US warns citizens to be 'vigilant' during Bangladesh visit
    Washington/Dhaka, Mar 25 (IBNS|): The US has urged its citizens to be vigilant during their visit to Bangladesh.

  • Kuldeep picks up four wickets, Australia bowled out for 300
    Dharamsala, Mar 25 : Four wickets by debut bowler Kuldeep Yadav helped India bowl out Australia for 300 runs in their first innings in the fourth and crucial Test match of the series here on Saturday.

  • Spiderman Homecoming poster unveiled
    Los Angeles, Mar 25 : A new poster of upcoming Hollywood movie Spiderman Homecoming has been unveiled.

  • J & K teachers relieved of additional duty-burdens
    Srinagar, Mar 25 : : In a Major development, the Jammu and Kashmir Government has decided to relieve teachers of all non-teaching assignments, including election and census-related responsibilities, to minimize the interruption in academic activities.

  • Dhaka attack: IS claims responsibility
    Dhaka, Mar 25 : Militant group Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the suicide blast which occurred at a police checkpoint in the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka on Friday, media reports said.

  • Shiv Sena distances itself from Gaikwad
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Mar. 25 : With the opposition parties taking on the Shiv Sena over Osmanabad MP Ravindra Gaikwad's unwarranted behaviour against an Air India staffer, party leader Manisha Kayande on Saturday said they do not subscribe to such attitude.

  • Rajinikanth cancels Lanka visit following opposition from pro-Tamil outfits
    Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , Mar.25, ANI: After facing opposition from Tamil fringe groups, superstar Rajinikanth has called off his proposed visit to Sri Lanka to inaugurate a housing scheme in Jaffna.

  • Yuvraj Singh launches his sports lifestyle brand YWC on Jabong
    New Delhi , Mar 25 : In yet another fun filled afternoon for fashion and sports enthusiasts, India's leading fashion e-tailer, Jabong, hosted a launch event with the legendary Indian Cricket all-rounder Yuvraj Singh unveiling his sports lifestyle brand YWC on the portal.

  • Shilpa Shinde opens up about sexual harassment ordeal
    Mumbai , Mar. 25 : TV actress Shilpa Shinde, who became a household name with serial 'Bhabi Ji Ghar Par Hai', has filed an FIR against the producer of the show, Sanjay Kohli, for sexual harassment.

  • Wrongdoings of Samajwadi Party will be rectified: BJP
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Mar. 25 : Taking a dig at the alleged wrongdoings of the Samajwadi Party, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday said all of it would be rectified.

  • Will sprinkle 'Ganga jal' on UP Cabinet when I'm CM again: Akhilesh Yadav
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Mar. 25 : Taking a jibe at newly elected Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, his predecessor Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday asserted that when he will form the government again in 2022, he will sprinkle 'Ganga jal' on all the government offices to purify them.

  • Minor girl molested in Hyderabad's Banjara Hills
    Hyderabad (Telangana) , Mar. 25 : A 10-year-old girl was allegedly molested by two people in Hyderabad's Banjara Hills on Saturday.

  • National Herald case: Accused opposes Swamy's plea
    New Delhi , Mar. 25 : All the accused in the National Herald case filed their reply in the Patiala House court and opposed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy's plea seeking summoning of witnesses.

  • Jake Gyllenhaal to fight ISIS in upcoming movie
    Los Angeles [USA], Mar.25 : The 'Anarchist' is coming!

  • Bikaner rape case: Congress asks Raje Govt. to keep check on anti-social elements
    Bikaner (Rajasthan) , Mar.25 : Asserting that Rajasthan despite having a woman Chief Minister in Vasundhara Raje is not able to provide security to the feminine gender of the state, Congress leader Sachin Pilot on Saturday expressed concern over the Bikaner rape case and demanded a check on all anti-social elements.

  • Varanasi: Women step up protest against wine shops
    Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh), Mar. 24 : The women in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's parliamentary constituency Varanasi today are staging a protest demonstration against the Uttar Pradesh Government demanding that liquor shops be closed in the city in tune with the decision to shutdown illegal slaughterhouses.

  • India, Bangladesh have succeeded in enhancing areas of shared interest: President Mukherjee
    New Delhi , Mar. 25 : Extending his greetings and felicitations to the government and people of the People's Republic of Bangladesh on the eve of their National Day, President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday said India and Bangladesh have succeeded in enhancing and intensifying their co-operation in areas of their shared interest.

  • Democrats should take credit for killing AHCA: Sanders
    Washington D.C. [United States], Mar. 25 : Independent senator Bernie Sanders has blamed the Democrats for killing the American Health Care Act (AHCA) after it was withdrawn from the House without a vote.

  • Bikaner rape case: Women activist for action against school management
    Bikaner (Rajasthan) , Mar. 25 : Expressing grave concern over the sexual assault of a minor in Bikaner, women activist Brinda Adige on Saturday demanded that the accused must be booked under The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act 2012 and the school management be booked under criminal negligence.

  • John Legend's luggage stolen at JFK Airport
    Washington D.C. [USA], Mar.25 : John Legend just witnessed a rough landing in New York City.