• KTM launches all-new RC 390 and RC 200 in Karimnagar
    Karimnagar, Jan 21 : Bajaj Auto Ltd. announced the launch of the all-new KTM RC range comprising of the RC 390 and the RC 200 in Karimnagar. KTM; Europe's No.1 Motorcycle brand has a rich legacy in the world of motorsports with more than 270 World Championship racing titles.

  • Machine: Kiara Advani's first look released
    Mumbai, Jan 21 : The makers of Machine have released the first look of Kiara Advani from the film.

  • Kolkata: Fire breaks out at College Street
    Kolkata, Jan 21 : A fire broke out in a multi-storey building near Barnaparichay Market at College Street area in Kolkata on Saturday afternoon, reports said.

  • Nadal survives Alexander Zverev's challenge to reach Australian Open round 4
    Melbourne, Jan 21 : Spanish Tennis star Rafael Nadal on Saturday survived a scare during his Australian Open single match against rising star Alexander Zverev.

  • Election Commission censures Arvind Kejriwal for Goa comment on bribery
    New Delhi, Jan 21 : : The Election Commission on Saturday censured Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal for abetting "electoral offence of bribery" by saying that voters in Goa should accept money from the BJP and the Congress but cast their ballot for the AAP, reports said.

  • Bihar: World's longest human chain against alcoholism
    Patna, Jan 21 (TheBiharPost/IBNS): More than 20 million people came out on the street on Saturday joining hands together to form the world's longest human chain against alcoholism in Bihar.

  • Indian soldier in Pakistani captivity released
    New Delhi, Jan 21 : : A soldier, who had inadvertently crossed the Line of Control in September last year, when surgical strike was conducted inside the neighbouring territory, was handed over to India by Pakistan at Wagah Border on Saturday, NDTV reports.

  • Kim Kardashian bids goodbye to Obama, post photos of Kanye, North with Obama
    Washington D.C. [USA], Jan. 21 : Looks like Kim Kardashian is sad to see Barack Obama bidding adieu to the people as President of The United States of America.

  • Snapdeal's Republic Day Sale helps save big on LeEco's Le2 Superphone
    New Delhi , Jan. 21 : Recognising the continuing appeal of LeEco's popular Le2, Snapdeal's Republic Day Sale has come up with some hard-to- pass-up offers for aspiring users, applicable from January 21 till January 23.

  • Afghanistan: Taliban Magnetic bomb expert arrested by intelligence officers
    Kabul, Jan 21 : A magnetic bomb expert affiliated to the Taliban was arrested by Afghan intelligence officers, local Khaama Press reported.

  • Uttar Pradesh : Mulayam's close aide Ambika Choiudhary joins BSP
    Lucknow, Jan 21 : : In a shocker to Samajwadi Party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav, his close aide and veteran party leader Ambika Chaudhary on Saturday joined the Bahujan Samaj Party in presence of party chief Mayawati, reports said.

  • Mona Meshram replaces injured Smriti Mandhana for the ICC WWC Qualifiers.
    Mumbai, Jan 21 : Smriti Mandhana has been ruled out of the ICC Women's World Cup Qualifiers to be played in Colombo from February 7, 2017, an official release stated.

  • Sania Mirza and Dodig enter second round of Australia Open mixed doubles
    Melbourne, Jan 21 : Indian tennis star Sani Mirza and her mixed double partner Ivan Dodig of Croatia entered the second round of the Australian Open tournament in their category on Saturday, according to media reports.

  • Jallikattu stir in Tamil Nadu : Stalin, Kanimozhi go on fasting, protesters swell in Marina beach
    Chennai, Jan 21 : : Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) acting president MK Stalin and party MP Kanimozhi on Saturday went for a one-day fast in support of Jallikattu as the mass demonstration against the ban on Tamil Nadu's bull taming game continued for the fourth day with thousands of people camping at the city's Marina beach.

  • Ranikhet Express derails near Jaisalmer in Rajasthan, no casualties says North-western Railways
    Jaisalmer, Jan 21 : North Western Railway officials on Saturday said that no casualties has been reported after the train Ranikhet Express derailed near Jaisalmer late on Friday night, according to media reports.

  • Poet of two lands
    Langnajita Mukhopadhyay is the First Youth Poet Laureate of Nashville in Tennessee, USA. But she is also firmly rooted in her Bengali identity and straddles both worlds through her sensitive poetry. Ranjita Biswas meets the young poet on her recent visit to Kolkata

  • Roger Federer to start a boyband?
    Melbourne, Jan 21 : Tennis sensation Roger Federer on Saturday joked about starring in a boy-band with fellow players.

  • At least 13 killed, 47 injured in Pakistan market bomb blast
    Peshwar, Jan 21 : : At least 13 people were killed and 47 injured in a huge bomb blast in a vegetable market in Pakistan's tribal district of Kurram bordering Afghanistan on Saturday, media reports said.

  • Pak to return Indian Sepoy Chandu Babulal Chohan
    New Delhi , Jan. 21 : The Pakistan military on Saturday said it will return Indian Sepoy Chandu Babulal Chohan, who inadvertently crossed the Line of Control (LoC) on 29 September 2016.

  • Australian Open: Mirza-Dodig race into mixed doubles second round
    Melbourne [Australia], Jan.21 : Ace Indian tennis star Sania Mirza and her Croatian partner Ivan Dodig kicked off their Australian Open campaign with straight sets victory in their mixed doubles opening clash here at the Melbourne Park on Saturday.

  • Nation-wide protests strengthen call for Jallikattu
    New Delhi , Jan. 21 : The chorus supporting the bull taming sport Jallikattu is getting louder with people witnessing nation-wide protests on Saturday.

  • Afghan nationals accused of raping JNU student arrested
    New Delhi , Jan. 21 : A 21-year-old student of the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) was allegedly raped by two Afghan nationals in south Delhi's Green Park on January 12.

  • Mayawati appeals Muslim voters to exercise their right to vote wisely
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Jan. 21 : Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Saturday urged the Muslim voters to cast their votes in favour of her, and not in support of the ruling Samajwadi Party, in order to defeat the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

  • Jonny Bairstow replaces `injured` Hales in T20 squad against India
    New Delhi , Jan.21 : Wicketkeeper-batsman Jonny Bairstow has been called into the England squad as a replacement for injured Alex Hales for the three-match Twenty20 series against Indian beginning January 26 at Green Park, Kanpur.

  • `Uncapped` Blundell replaces injured Ronchi for Chappell-Hadlee ODI series
    Wellington [New Zealand], Jan.21 : Uncapped wicketkeeper-batsman Tom Blundell has been included in the 14-man ODI squad for the Chappell-Hadlee series against Australia beginning January 30 at Eden Park in Auckland.

  • Ludhiana: Police says murderer drank victim's blood, ate his flesh
    Ludhiana (Punjab) , Jan. 21 : The police on Friday arrested a 16-year-old boy for murdering a nine-year-old and then eating his flesh.

  • BJP spokesperson's son jailed for five years on murder charge
    Imphal (Manipur) , Jan.21 : The District and Sessions Judge of Imphal West has sentenced N. Ajay Meitei, the son of a former minister and at present BJP spokesperson N. Biren Singh to serve five years in prison for his involvement in a six-year old murder case.

  • Chief Minister Mukul Sangma assures removal of Meghalaya's developmental disparities
    Damalgre (Meghalaya) , Jan.21 : Meghalaya Chief Minister Mukul Sangma has said that all the six new community and rural development (C&RD) blocks will be fully functional from April 1.

  • First lady wears Herve Pierre's off-shoulder dress at inaugural ball
    Washington D.C. [USA], Jan. 21 : For Friday night's inaugural ball, the First lady Melania Trump was seen draped in a beautiful white off-the-shoulder column gown with a sculptural organza ruffle and red belt designed by none other than Herve Pierre.

  • Parachinar blast: At least 12 killed, over 30 injured
    Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 21 : At least 12 people were killed in a blast at the vegetable market in Kurram Agency's Parachinar area on Saturday morning.

  • Alibaba becomes a top sponsor of the Olympics Games through 2028
    New Delhi , Jan. 21 : Alibaba Group Holding is set to become a top sponsor of the Olympic Games through 2028, joining the likes of Coca Cola and Samsung Electronics.

  • Tamil Nadu government clears Jallikattu Ordinance
    Chennai, Jan 21 : In a major victory for people demonstrating across the state for the past few days, the Tamil Nadu government has cleared Jallikattu Ordinance.

  • Kolkata is one of its key markets says Kerala Tourism, in city to promote monsoon tourism
    Kolkata, Jan 21 : Kolkata is one of the major markets for Kerala Tourism, said Nandakumar K.P., Deputy Director, Kerala Tourism in Kolkata on Friday.

  • Ryan Campbell appointed as Netherlands head coach
    Amsterdam, Jan 21 : Australian cricketer Ryan Campbell has been appointed as the head coach of Netherlands.

  • Jackie Chan to visit India to promote Kung Fu Yoga
    Mumbai, Jan 21 : Internationally acclaimed Asian actor Jackie Chan will soon visit India to promote his upcoming movie Kung Fu Yoga.

  • Dangal earns Rs. 375 crore at BO
    Mumbai, Jan 21 : Actor Aamir Khan's wrestling movie 'Dangal' has earned Rs. 375 crores till Friday.

  • West Bengal : CPI-M agitation outside Alipore court
    Kolkata, Jan 21 : A day after at least 135 leader-activists of Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) were arrested for staging agitation outside Kolkata's Milan Mela ground, where the third edition of Bengal Global Business Summit (BGBS) is currently underway, a large number of party workers demonstrated outside the city's Alipore court on Saturday afternoon when the arrested activists were being produced.

  • Sushant turns 31
    Mumbai, Jan 21 : Reel life MS Dhoni-Sushant Singh Rajput- turned 31 on Saturday.

  • Bhuvneshwar Kumar credits IPL experience for improvement in death bowling
    Kolkata , Jan.21 : Indian seamer Bhuvneshwar Kumar on Saturday credited the Indian Premier League (IPL) for his improvement in death bowling before pointing out that his side will play without any pressure when they aim for a clean sweep against England in the third ODI at Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Sunday.

  • Virat thanks fans for supporting Team India
    Kolkata, Jan 21 : Indian cricket captain across all three formats, Virat Kohli on Saturday thanked the fans for supporting the team throughout the season.

  • Election 2017: EC pulls up NITI Aayog for holding programmes in poll-bound states on Republic Day
    New Delhi, Jan 21 : The Election Commission (EC) has asked NITI Aayog not to hold special Gram Sabhas in panchayats on Republic Day in five poll-bound states, according to media reports.

  • Gambia: Jemmeh decides to relinquish presidency
    Banjul, Jan 21 : Following hours of dialogue with African mediators, former Gambian President Yahya Jemmeh has finally decided to relinquish his post, media reports said.

  • Italy: Bus crash kills at least 16
    Rome, Jan 21 : At least 16 people died after a bus collided with the pylon and caught fire in northern Italy, media reports said.

  • Afghanistan: At least three ISIS militants killed
    Kabul, Jan 21 : At least three ISIS militants were killed in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province in an airstrike, local Khaama Press reported.

  • Indian Vice President Hamid Ansari congratulates his US counterpart Vice President Michael Pence
    New Delhi, Jan 21 : Vice President of India M. Hamid Ansari, on Saturday, has extended his congratulations to his American counterpart, Michael R. Pence on assuming office of the Vice President of the United States of America.

  • Pope Francis to US President Trump: Fight for the poor at time of grave humanitarian crises
    Vatican/Washington, Jan 21 : Pope Francis congratulated US President DonaldTrump on his inauguration and urged to keep fighting for poor at time of grave humanitarian crises, the media reported on Saturday.

  • Thank you for being here, Trump to Hillary Clinton
    Washington, Jan 21 : : Donald Trump on Friday thanked his former presidential rival, Hillary Clinton, as they met for the first time since the end of the most contentious White House races in American history, media report said.

  • Sushma Swaraj urges stranded Indians to register on MADAD portal
    New Delhi, Jan 21 : External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has urged stranded Indians to register on government's MADAD portal for help.

  • Jallikattu: Miffed with Centre, AIADMK says govt. omitted their request
    New Delhi , Jan. 21 : The All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) on Saturday expressed its annoyance over the Centre's delay in addressing the Jallikattu issue.

  • Canadians travelling to Women's March on Washington denied US entry
    London [UK], Jan. 21 : Would-be protesters heading to the Women's March on Washington have reportedly been denied entry into the United States.

  • SP, Congress lack courage to fight BJP: Ram Madhav
    Tura (Meghalaya) , Jan. 21 : Taking a jibe at the speculated Samajwadi Party (SP)-Congress alliance, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) general secretary Ram Madhav on Saturday said that both parties lack the courage to fight the saffron party in the upcoming Uttar Pradesh elections.

  • Jaguar Land Rover India inaugurates 3S dealership facility in India
    New Delhi , Jan. 21 : Jaguar Land Rover India on Friday announced the opening of a world-class facility in the city of Noida, Uttar Pradesh, thereby expanding its network in Delhi NCR.

  • Pak army chief, Saudi envoy discuss defence cooperation
    Rawalpindi [Pakistan], Jan. 21 : Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa said during discussions with Saudi Arabian envoy Abdullah Marzouk Al - zahrani that the Pakistan Army held the defence of Saudi Arabia at par with its own.

  • SP leader Ambika Chaudhary joins BSP
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Jan. 21 : Samajwadi Party (SP) leader and Mulayam Singh Yadav's loyalist Ambika Chaudhary joined the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Saturday in its supremo, Mayawati's presence.

  • German companies keen to join CPEC, says nation's envoy
    Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 21 : German Ambassador to Pakistan Ina Lepel has said that companies back home are interested in joining the multi-billion dollar China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project to improve bilateral trade relations further.

  • mjunction conducts e-auction of commercial papers worth Rs. 700-crore for SAIL
    New Delhi , Jan. 21 : mjunction services limited, a B2B e-commerce company, successfully conducted on Friday an e-auction for commercial papers (CPs) worth Rs. 700 crore for Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL).

  • PM Modi wishes joy and prosperity for Manipur, Tripura and Meghalaya on 45th Statehood Day
    New Delhi , Jan.21 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi wished for joy and prosperity to the people of Manipur, Tripura and Meghalaya on the occasion of their 45th Statehood Day.

  • CPSE ETF's FFO gets overwhelming response from investors
    New Delhi , Jan. 21 : The Further Fund Offer (FFO) of the Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSE) Exchange Trade Fund (ETF) has got an overwhelming response as the issue got over-subscribed by wide margin.

  • Digital governance will brighten Arunachal Pradesh's future, says CM Khandu
    Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh) , Jan.21 : Describing the Centre's ongoing promotion of Digidhan Melas as a national movement of epic proportions, Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu has said that digital governance has the potential to brighten the future prospects of the state.

  • TRS MP K. Kavitha inagurates Tulip Logistics Services in Hyderabad
    Hyderabad (Telangana) , Jan. 21 : Telangana Rashtriya Samiti (TRS) MP K. Kavitha launched Tulip Logistics Services in Hyderabad on Friday.