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No New Universities Act; polls postponed

The higher education ministry has said elections to various authoritative bodies of the universities will be held only next year, as the New Universities Act had not been passed.

PM Modi takes stock of flood situation, talks to CMs

People shifting with their cattle to safer places after flood affected Nakta Diyara in Patna district. (Photo: PTI)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and home minister Rajnath Singh spoke to the chief ministers of the five states hit by floods — Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Rajasthan — to take s

Sushant Singh Rajput advised 1 month rest after injuring himself on Raabta set

Sushant Singh Rajput will also be seen in 'M. S. Dhoni: The Untold Story' this year.

Doctors have asked Sushant to avoid running and other strenuous workouts for a month till the injury heals.

Of 27 airports in state, only four are fully operational

File photo of Nanded airport

While the state is planning new airports, the existing ones are either defunct or dawdling on its work.

Pained by deaths, PM Modi offers talks

An opposition delegation from J&K during a meeting with the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday expressed “deep concern and pain” over the ongoing unrest in Kashmir when he met Opposition leaders from the state, and emphasised the need for dialogue to find

Earthquake of 5.5 magnitude hits Indo-Myanmar border, no casualties

There are no reports of damage or loss of life. (Photo: Representational Image)

A 3.1 magnitude earthquake also struck Karbi Anglong district in Assam at 5:30 am.

Deemed institutions cry foul over state interference

Deemed institutions in the state have rubbished allegations that they are not conducting admissions as per the NEET UG (undergraduate) scores.

Imprisoned MQM nominee to be elected Karachi mayor

In a first, Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Waseem Akhtar is set to be elected as Karachi mayor from behind the bars on August 24.

Charged with sedition, actor Ramya says ‘won’t apologise’ for Pak comment

Actor-turned-politician Ramya (Photo: DC file)

The 33-year-old actor was slapped with a sedition case after she said ‘Pakistan is not hell’.

Customers may not benefit from Urjit Patel at RBI

The change of guard at the Reserve Bank of India with Urjit Patel’s appointment, after the present governor Raghuram Rajan demits office, is unlikely to be beneficial to the bank depositors say organi

Prime Minister Modi’s comments on Balochistan, Gilgit and PoK were about 350 words in a speech that lasted more than one hour and a half.

As we look back at the Olympic Games at Rio, we have a lot to be proud about. We had a whopping big contingent of 117 players.