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Air India set to have 'Maharaja' class seats on international flights

The revamped products and services is likely to be unveiled on June 22.

21 Jun 2018 5:37 PM

It’s too early: Kamal Haasan on tie-up with Cong after meeting Sonia Gandhi

'I have met Sonia Gandhi and we discussed the political situation, in general, in Tamil Nadu,' Kamal Haasan said.

21 Jun 2018 5:34 PM

Japan to halt missile attack drills after Trump-Kim summit, reports Kyodo

Japan is eyeing meeting between Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, government sources said week ago.

21 Jun 2018 5:32 PM

Miss India 2018: I want to keep the blue crown back, says winner Anukreethy Vas

Vas’ win is a milestone moment for Tamil Nadu which gets a Miss India winner for first time since pageant’s inception 55-years back.

21 Jun 2018 5:31 PM

HyperX Alloy Elite RGB gaming keyboard launched

The keyboard features customisable RGB backlighting with HyperX NGenuity software.

21 Jun 2018 5:22 PM

Tata Motors plans to drive in 50 commercial vehicles this fiscal

The company has also lined up a capex in the range of Rs 1,500 crore for CV vertical for the current fiscal.

21 Jun 2018 5:05 PM

Union Minister Maneka Gandhi joins prenatal yoga session with pregnant women

The women performed several prenatal yoga asanas under the guidance of a teacher.

21 Jun 2018 5:05 PM

Pope Francis vows to seek 'unity' with non-Catholics in Geneva

He came at invitation of WCC, created in 1948, groups 350 Protestant, Orthodox, Anglican churches from more than 100 countries.

21 Jun 2018 5:01 PM

Study finds method to detect cancer in diabetic patients

Researchers were able to show blood sugars rise 30 to 36 months before the diagnosis of cancer.

21 Jun 2018 5:00 PM

Urban women don't breastfeed for fear of losing figure: Anandiben Patel

'If the children are bottle-fed then their fate will also be shattered the way a bottle does,' Patel added.

21 Jun 2018 4:55 PM

Girl immolates self after man tries to outrage her modesty in Uttar Pradesh

Her family members have alleged that the girl was being continuously harassed and stalked.

21 Jun 2018 4:49 PM

Race 3 box-office collection day 6: The action thriller shows downward trend

The Salman Khan, Jacqueline Fernandez starrer collected Rs 9.25 crore on Wednesday, making the total sum of Rs 142.01 crore.

21 Jun 2018 4:43 PM

Got 17 crore votes in 2014, target for 2019 is 22 crore, says BJP chief Amit Shah

'Our key schemes such as Mudra, Ujjwala, have helped people and we hope these families will remember us when they vote,' Amit Shah said.

21 Jun 2018 4:40 PM

Modi to lay foundation stone for commerce ministry complex tomorrow

Narendra Modi will tomorrow lay the foundation stone of Vanijya Bhawan.

21 Jun 2018 4:36 PM

This family wore red lipstick to support their 'effeminate' 9-yr-old cousin

Referred to as 'Little Cuz' in the viral Twitter thread, the young boy from Allahabad was bullied for wearing red lipstick.

21 Jun 2018 4:32 PM

International Yoga Day: Kareena, Bipasha, Jacqueline, Alia give us yoga-spiration

Some of the Bollywood celebrities too swear by yoga and give us yoga inspiration, also called yoga-spiration.

21 Jun 2018 4:24 PM

TB infected elephants not to be used for tourist rides in Amer Fort: Rajasthan govt

The move by comes after a plea from animal rights groups for the contagious elephants to be quarantined.

21 Jun 2018 4:24 PM

BMW launches diesel variant of 6 Series Gran Turismo model

BMW launched the diesel variant of its 6 Series Gran Turismo model in India with price starting at Rs 66.5 lakh.

21 Jun 2018 4:22 PM

AxisRooms technology now connects with Airbnb

The partnership aims to provide a level-playing for travel accommodations in India, Sri Lanka and Maldives.

21 Jun 2018 4:19 PM

Killing of dogs for meat illegal, says South Korean court in landmark ruling

Dog meat has long been part of South Korean cuisine, with about one million dogs believed to be eaten annually.

21 Jun 2018 4:11 PM

Sony In-car audio XAV-AX5000 unveiled

XAV-AX5000 features smarter driving and aids to navigate, communicate and play music from user’s phone with intelligent voice control.

21 Jun 2018 4:10 PM

Cleartrip acquires Saudi Arabia's Flyin

The combined company will have over 60 per cent market share throughout the Middle East.

21 Jun 2018 4:03 PM

First monsoon showers hit Nashik, 2 killed in lightning strikes

According to the meteorological department, the district received 70.2 mm rain till Thursday morning from Wednesday.

21 Jun 2018 3:57 PM

Gold falls by Rs 145 on lacklustre demand

Silver continued to be traded at previous level of Rs 41,000 per kg on scattered enquiries from industrial units and coin makers.

21 Jun 2018 3:50 PM

7-yr-old Tamil Nadu boy ‘sold’ off by alcoholic father for Rs 20,000; rescued

The boy’s father was unable to take proper care of his son, who had lost his mother, and gave him away in exchange of Rs 20,000.

21 Jun 2018 3:47 PM

Italy's Osteria Francescana scoops world's best restaurant prize

Flamboyant chef Massimo Bottura, owner of the restaurant, described the feeling of hovering around the top spot in recent years

21 Jun 2018 3:39 PM

Want to know when you'll die? Google can predict now

Google's Medical Brain team have made this possible by infusing Artificial Intelligence in the medical system.

21 Jun 2018 3:24 PM

KTM 390 Adventure: what if there are two variants?

The Austrian bikemaker confirmed the launch of the much-awaited 390 Adventure in India by next year.

21 Jun 2018 3:23 PM

Russia's hottest football fan revealed to be porn star named Natalya Nemchinova

She has appeared in x-rated videos under the aliases of Natali Nemtchinova, Delilah G, Danica, Amanda and Asya.

21 Jun 2018 3:17 PM

Trump reversed border policy due to pressure from Melania, Ivanka: Sources

Trump understood he was facing huge political problem, was aware of negative news coverage as searing images from border dominated media.

21 Jun 2018 2:59 PM

Dogs can read your face!

The right side of the brain plays a more important part in regulating the sympathetic outflow to the heart. 

21 Jun 2018 2:36 PM

Strategic integration, value and action up next for IoT

Majority of enterprises are using IoT to connect devices to drive and digitise their business.

21 Jun 2018 2:36 PM

World Music Day: Neha Bhasin, Kanika, Amit Mishra, others on trend of reprising songs

It is the time to hum and rejoice as people around the world celebrate World Music Day on this day.

21 Jun 2018 2:32 PM

Swiggy raises USD 210 million in fresh round of funding

The Series G funding will also see participation from existing shareholder.

21 Jun 2018 2:26 PM

Human cells are first responders to repair damaged DNA

Here is what a new study has found.

21 Jun 2018 2:21 PM

Indian-American surgeon appointed as CEO of Amazon-JP Morgan venture

Atul Gawande has been named as CEO of new US employee healthcare company, joint venture between Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, JPMorgan Chase.

21 Jun 2018 2:13 PM

Common white pigment linked to diabetes: study

The number of people with diabetes has quadrupled during the past four decades.

21 Jun 2018 2:06 PM

Family of 15 on way to relative's funeral die in road accident in MP

Driver of tractor-trolley, carrying sand mined illegally from National Chambal Sanctuary, fled the spot after accident, police said.

21 Jun 2018 2:02 PM

BJP formed J&K govt out of greed, withdrew support after spreading anarchy: Shiv Sena

Shiv Sena also lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying 'running a nation is not a child's play.'

21 Jun 2018 2:00 PM

New study claims weight loss reverse heart disease

This study shows that weight-loss and treating lifestyle factors is an essential component for effectively managing atrial fibrillation.

21 Jun 2018 1:56 PM

Mallika Sherawat to adapt The Good Wife for Indian audiences

Mallika will be playing Alicia Florrick’s character in the Indian adaptation of popular TV show.

21 Jun 2018 1:54 PM

Secret behind ageing discovered!

The study appears in the journal FEBS Journal. 

21 Jun 2018 1:51 PM

Woman opens fire at auto driver over minor parking tiff

The accused identified as Sapna and her husband Bhure were apprehended from the spot and a case against them was lodged.

21 Jun 2018 1:30 PM

India hits back at Trump’s tariffs, hikes import duties on US agri, steel products

The import duty hike would be effective from August 4 and would have equivalent tariff implications for the US.

21 Jun 2018 1:22 PM

Bharat: Priyanka Chopra to dance on Holi song in comeback film with Salman Khan?

Salman Khan will be seen romancing Priyanka Chopra in director Ali Abbas Zafar's ambitious period film 'Bharat'.

21 Jun 2018 1:18 PM

Watch: Indian forces mark Yoga Day, perform asanas at altitude of 18,000 ft

International Yoga Day: Instructors from Indian Air Force's Paratroopers Training School, practised Yoga at 15,000 feet in the Air.

21 Jun 2018 1:13 PM

Your take on vegetarianism tells a lot!

Researchers studied the impact of human supremacy beliefs and vegetarianism on whether people feel moral concern for animals.

21 Jun 2018 1:09 PM

Bihar govt to demand increased allocation of funds from Centre

It will also demand that henceforth the entire expenditure for disaster management in Bihar be borne by the Centre.

21 Jun 2018 1:04 PM

New Zealand prime minister gives birth to baby girl

Jacinda Ardern becomes second world leader to give birth while in office.

21 Jun 2018 12:50 PM

ICICI Bank may appoint MD Mallya as its new chairman, says report

MD Mallya served as the chairman of Bank of Baroda before joining the ICICI Bank board as an independent director.

21 Jun 2018 12:49 PM

Fans of yoga therapy have yet to win over doctors

All of the mystical and pseudo-scientific (trappings) that often accompanies yoga is counterproductive.

21 Jun 2018 12:45 PM

T. rex could not stick out its tongue: study

In most extinct dinosaurs their tongue bones are very short.

21 Jun 2018 12:40 PM

Veteran artist Sudarsan Pattnaik's sculpts 'yoga for peace' this International Yoga Day

The artwork featured Modi, Donald Trump, Xi Jinping, Vladimir Putin and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un all in the lotus position.

21 Jun 2018 12:36 PM

International Yoga Day: Here are yoga poses for deeper cleansing of body and mind

Tree Pose (Vrksasana) and Mountain Pose (Tadasana) root your feet into the ground, calming the nervous system and reducing stress.

21 Jun 2018 12:34 PM

New York Mayor surprised that migrant children secretly sent to his city

Democratic Mayor De Blasio explained that this single centre in Harlem had received 239 children without knowledge of city authorities.

21 Jun 2018 12:34 PM

Woman falls to death while clicking selfie at hill station near Mumbai

The victim, Sarita Rammahesh Chouhan, fell into the valley while taking a selfie at Louisa Point in Matheran.

21 Jun 2018 12:30 PM

Passport officer showcaused for harassing inter-faith Noida couple

Couple got passport after they tweeted of ordeal to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.

21 Jun 2018 12:26 PM

Idea-Vodafone merger set to receive clearance from telecom department

The department will adopt all procedural safeguards before allowing the merger as monetary issues are involved.

21 Jun 2018 12:10 PM

A keyboard that can be crumpled and put in a pocket

Researchers have crafted a keyboard that is so tough, flexible and thin, that it can be crumpled up and tucked into a pocket without damage.

21 Jun 2018 12:08 PM

Geeta, who returned from Pakistan in 2015, will undergo fresh DNA tests

Geeta was found by Pakistan Rangers onboard the Samjhauta Express in Lahore when she was seven or eight years old.

21 Jun 2018 12:08 PM

War torn Afghanistan seeks strategic partnership, aid from India: US

Prez Trump in his new South Asia strategy unveiled in August last year had sought major role for India in bringing peace in Afghanistan.

21 Jun 2018 12:06 PM

Xiaomi-crowdfunded Himo electric bicycle unveiled

The bicycle has been unveiled in the Chinese market while the deliveries are said to begin on July 30.

21 Jun 2018 11:56 AM

Kashmir Valley shuts to mourn, protest Shujaat Bukhari's killing

The call for the one-day strike had been issued by ‘Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL)’, an alliance of key separatist leaders.

21 Jun 2018 11:53 AM

14 year old girl raped by 3 youth in Uttar Pradesh

The girl was taken to a house by the youths and raped at gun point. One of the perpetrators made a video of the incident.

21 Jun 2018 11:44 AM

Fuel prices may not change under GST

The peak GST rate plus VAT will be equal to the present tax incidence.

21 Jun 2018 11:43 AM

Young immigrants detained in Virginia centre say they were abused

Former child-development specialist who worked inside facility told AP she saw kids with bruises, broken bones they blamed on guards.

21 Jun 2018 11:37 AM

Unfinished: Priyanka Chopra shares cover of her memoir and fans lose their minds

Fans and well-wishers of Bollywood's very own 'Desi Girl' are losing their minds since the star announced her memoir.

21 Jun 2018 11:37 AM

15 killed as tractor-trolley hits jeep in MP

The driver of the tractor-trolley fled the spot after the accident.

21 Jun 2018 11:27 AM

CBIC sanctions Rs 41,548 crore as GST refunds

This was in compliance with the Centre's commitment to liquidate all pending GST refunds filed till April 30.

21 Jun 2018 11:25 AM

Police arrests CEO, director of Bank of Maharashtra over loan frauds

State-run banks have reported 8,670 cases of fraudulent loans totalling 612.6 billion rupees over five financial years.

21 Jun 2018 11:15 AM

Ahmed Shehzad tested positive for doping, did he smoke marijuana?

The test was conducted during the Pakistan Cup which was held between April and May.

21 Jun 2018 11:10 AM

International Yoga Day: Kangana Ranaut twists her body like a pro in these videos

On the occasion of International Yoga Day, the actress twists her body almost as if she doesn’t possess any bone.

21 Jun 2018 10:59 AM

Here’s why your pee might foam, and it could be serious

If a person is dehydrated their pee may appear foamy. This is because they are not drinking enough water.

21 Jun 2018 10:54 AM

India raises import duties to protest US tariff hike

Last month, India had given a list of products to the WTO that it said could incur higher tariffs.

21 Jun 2018 10:53 AM

Fire destroys 10 warehouses in Thane

Three scooters parked in the area were also charred.

21 Jun 2018 10:49 AM

Sensex gets a buying lift, up 123 points; Reliance Industries at new high

It had gained 260.59 points in the previous session.

21 Jun 2018 10:36 AM

Riversong unveils Wave O2 fitness tracker

The smart band is backed by a 90mAh battery with a claimed standby time of up to 10 days and working time of up to seven days.

21 Jun 2018 10:28 AM

Manipur BJP leader, 6 others held with drugs valued over Rs 27 crore

The seizures include 4.595 kg of heroin, 28 kg of World is Yours (WY) tablets and Rs 57.18 lakh and old currency notes worth Rs 95,000.

21 Jun 2018 10:03 AM

Video: Mumbai's RPF cop molests woman at station, suspended

Commuters waiting at Mumbai's Kalyan railway station noticed the constable touching the woman and raised an alarm.

21 Jun 2018 9:55 AM

New FTC Chairman to inspect market power of tech giants

He also said he would ask the FTC to study approved mergers to determine if they resulted in higher prices.

21 Jun 2018 9:47 AM

60-yr-old man held for raping, killing 4-yr-old granddaughter in C’garh

After committing crime, fearing that he would be caught; he hid the body of the child inside dry grass while pretending that she is missing.

21 Jun 2018 9:45 AM

‘A film never finishes’: Shah Rukh Khan gets emotional about his upcoming Zero

Taking to his Twitter handle, Khan shared a selfie with a caption to inform about the end of the shoot.

21 Jun 2018 9:38 AM

AirAsia flight delayed by 4 hrs, passenger complains of ill treatment

When contacted, an AirAsia India issued a statement and accepted that the flight was delayed and expressed regrets.

21 Jun 2018 9:38 AM

Any move to alter Constitution would face resistance from common man: Sharad Pawar

Pawar recalled that former PM Indira Gandhi was 'taught a lesson' by people (in the 1977 elections) for imposition of Emergency in 1975.

21 Jun 2018 9:27 AM

Oral antibiotics tied to increased risk of kidney stones

Study sees antibiotics sulfas, cephalosporins, fluoroquinolones, methenamine, and penicillins associated with risk of kidney stones.

21 Jun 2018 9:24 AM

PM Modi’s security beefed up after assassination reports by Maoists: Rajnath Singh

'We do not know who is planning what, and at what stage the plans are. We need to take all precautions,' Rajnath said.

21 Jun 2018 9:18 AM

US lawmakers want Google to reconsider links to China's Huawei

The lawmakers said Google recently decided not to renew “Project Maven,” an artificial intelligence research partnership with US defence.

21 Jun 2018 9:17 AM

The Mouse chases the Fox: Disney makes $71B counteroffer

Disney is offering more than $71 billion for Fox’s entertainment businesses in a counterbid to Comcast’s nearly $66 billion offer.

21 Jun 2018 9:10 AM

Canada to legalise cannabis from October 17: Justin Trudeau

Under new legislation, adults - either 18 or 19, depending on province - can legally buy, grow and consume cannabis in limited amounts.

21 Jun 2018 9:07 AM

International Yoga Day: 5 reasons why yoga is good for heart

Yoga is a body-mind activity which helps in flexibility, muscle strengthening, balance, relaxation and concentration.

21 Jun 2018 9:06 AM

Apple working on children's TV shows with Sesame Workshop

Apple has not revealed when the shows will be released or how people will be able to watch them.

21 Jun 2018 8:44 AM

Donald Trump orders halt to separating migrant children from their families

Trump said that even with the change, border enforcement will be 'equally tough, if not tougher'.

21 Jun 2018 8:36 AM

FTC puts data, privacy under spotlight with new hearings

The FTC plans to hold broad-based hearings about technology, competition and privacy of a kind it hasn’t held in more than 20 years.

21 Jun 2018 8:35 AM

FIFA World Cup 2018: England coach Gareth Southgate dislocates shoulder

Southgate said he was happier to take the blow rather than one of his players.

21 Jun 2018 8:34 AM

Maharashtra hospital gaffe: Wrong body handed over to family, man still alive

It was only after the body was brought to the home of the 'deceased' Avinash Dadasaheb Bagwade that family members realised it wasn't his.

21 Jun 2018 8:27 AM

Net neutrality backers fume as California bill watered down

Sen. Scott Wiener has been pushing legislation to revive regulations repealed last year.

21 Jun 2018 8:25 AM

International Yoga Day: 8 poses for relieving period cramps

There are some yoga postures that work amazingly for relieving the nauseating cramps.

21 Jun 2018 8:21 AM

Yoga one of most powerful unifying forces: PM Modi on Int'l Yoga Day

PM said world has embraced Yoga and glimpses can be seen in manner in which International Yoga Day is marked every year.

21 Jun 2018 7:58 AM

Instagram unveils new video service in challenge to YouTube

Instagram's service is loosening its restraints on video in an attempt to lure younger viewers away from YouTube.

21 Jun 2018 7:50 AM

International Yoga Day: How the Apple iPhone and Watch can help you keep fit

Apple’s Watch is highly aimed towards health and fitness rather than being an extension to the iPhone.

21 Jun 2018 7:42 AM

SoundBot launches SB531 portable Bluetooth speaker

The speaker is IPX7 certified which the company claims can survive even if submerged in water or exposed to extreme conditions.

21 Jun 2018 7:40 AM

Need to bridge art and crafts schism

India’s nearly 49 million craftspersons and weavers live in easily identifiable pockets.

21 Jun 2018 7:29 AM

Play brings Trumped-up Moliere to London

The play is going down well with a young and enthusiastic audience calling for encores.

21 Jun 2018 7:23 AM

Punjab woman flees home to meet Ujjain IPS officer

The police officer who spends minimum 90 minutes in gym everyday to keep him “fit like a fiddle” has appeared not inclined to oblige her.

21 Jun 2018 7:22 AM

PM Modi to lead International Yoga Day in Dehradun

The event will be held in the picturesque lawns of the Forest Research Institute (FRI) in the lap of the Himalayas.

21 Jun 2018 7:18 AM

Showers provide relief from heat

Port Canning, in South 24 Parganas, recorded the highest rainfall in Gangetic West Bengal at 26 mm, it said.

21 Jun 2018 7:17 AM

Office rejects application of inter-faith couple in UP

The passport official “advised” the Muslim youth to convert to Hinduism which was his wife’s religion if they wanted a passport.

21 Jun 2018 7:14 AM

Rescue operations still continue on MV SSL Kolkata

Sources indicated that the salvage operation is expected to continue this week entirely.

21 Jun 2018 7:12 AM

Easier to lead in Rugby Sevens: Vahbiz Bharucha

A young inexperienced Indian side lost both those games and Vahbiz attributed it to lack of exposure.

21 Jun 2018 7:07 AM

Raju Shetti to kick off protest march of farmers on June 29

And if they don’t repay loans, they will not get the next loan of Rs 1.5 lakh with nil interest,” he said.

21 Jun 2018 7:07 AM

Prakash Ambedkar open for Congress alliance

This is the first time Mr Ambedkar has given positive indication of an alliance with the Congress and other parties.

21 Jun 2018 7:01 AM

State mulls delaying implementation of ban

However, state environment minister Ramdas Kadam clarified that the expert committee cannot decide to extend the deadline.

21 Jun 2018 6:57 AM

NSUI back on its feet, woos youth

Congress’ students wing is charged up and doing quiet spade work.

21 Jun 2018 6:56 AM

Fine for using banned plastic remains Rs 5,000

BMC told it has no powers to reduce penalty.

21 Jun 2018 6:52 AM

Anti-graft body shuts Nawaz Sharif probe due to lack of evidence

Nawaz Sharif was disqualified on July 28 by the Supreme Court for hiding assets.

21 Jun 2018 6:49 AM

Opposition to unite to take on government

NCP leader Jayant Patil said that the coming session will reflect the public’s mood.

21 Jun 2018 6:45 AM

Centre determined to end J&K terror, says Rajnath Singh

Singh, however, parried questions about the reasons that made the BJP pull out of its coalition with the PDP on Tuesday.

21 Jun 2018 6:44 AM

Will act tough if SoBo not decongested: Bombay high court

The court suggested that while the measures were to be implemented by the traffic department, the BMC should also be roped in.

21 Jun 2018 6:41 AM

Kashmiri Pandits gather at Tulla Mulla for annual mela

The J&K govt had provided a free bus service for the Pandits living outside the state to facilitate their travel to Tulla Mulla in Ganderbal district.

21 Jun 2018 6:39 AM

Record takers for BMS this year

This year, about 2.75 lakh candidates applied for admissions, with over 8.6 applications being filed.

21 Jun 2018 6:36 AM

Governor’s rule won’t affect operations in Kashmir: Army Chief

The security forces have very strict rules of engagement and “take action” in accordance with them, Gen. Rawat said.

21 Jun 2018 6:33 AM

Bombay HC quashes Naik’s petition seeking to set aside MEA order

A FIR under section 153A (promoting enmity between different groups on grounds of religion, race, place of birth, residence, language, etc.

21 Jun 2018 6:31 AM

Mother influenced by BJP, says Arjun’s son

The Congress leaders have a bad tendency to see politics in everything, says Shivraj Singh Chouhan.

21 Jun 2018 6:28 AM

Several defrauded under PM Aawas Yojana

The accused was identified as Tukaram Aadsul, 41, a resident of Sai Shraddha Chawl in Ghansoli village.

21 Jun 2018 6:27 AM

Odisha: Man cuts hillsides to irrigate parched lands

Fondly called as “Canal Man”, Daitary patiently cut the steep hillsides for 4 years to make the stream slowly snake down.

21 Jun 2018 6:26 AM

Court issues NBW against Vijay mallya

In its chargesheet the ED has named Mallya, KFA and UBHL and others as accused.

21 Jun 2018 6:21 AM

Bank CEO, officials arrested in DSK fraud

The officials did not follow the procedure laid down by the Reserve Bank of India while giving the loan.

21 Jun 2018 6:13 AM

Want Interpol to track killers: CBI

Agency still clueless in Dabholkar murder.

21 Jun 2018 6:06 AM

Sushant Singh Rajput doesn’t forget old friends

Apart from Kedarnath, Sushant has the releases of Son Chiraiya and Drive to look forward to in the near future.

21 Jun 2018 5:59 AM

Bmc education dept to train teachers for upgraded class 10 syllabus

He said that Class 10 students weak in academics will be given extra lectures after school hours or on holidays.

21 Jun 2018 5:57 AM

Race 3 creeps up on Ocean’s 8

Nothing can beat the love for Salman Khan as his latest release Race 3 has come up as a block to two Hollywood releases.

21 Jun 2018 5:52 AM

15 km transport work test will begin by 2019

Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis with PMRDA commissioner Kiran Gitte.

21 Jun 2018 5:49 AM

Metro 3 car shed: MMRCL to give report

He also said that there were some shop owners who were not ready to accept the alternative accommodation at Durga Nagar, Jogeshwari.

21 Jun 2018 5:45 AM

All is not fair in VAR? Teams pay the penalties

The introduction of VAR is the main reason for the spurt in penalties at the 2018 World Cup.

21 Jun 2018 5:43 AM

Hyperloop likely to connect BKC, says MMRDA official

Sources said that there are plans to link the hyperloop with either the metro 3 or the bullet train project.

21 Jun 2018 5:41 AM

New Development Plan kept in abeyance, old Dp will continue

The government has made changes to the provisions for (FSI).

21 Jun 2018 5:35 AM

National Health Protection Mission: Set it up for success

The fact that the national health scheme is being accorded the top most priority is quite evident from the speed with which things are moving.

21 Jun 2018 5:34 AM

Drive consensus on nass: HC to Bohra heads

The succession feud is now in its fourth year.

21 Jun 2018 5:30 AM

West Bengal BJP chief warns TMC men of encounter, jail

Hours after his controversial speech the district police lodged a suo moto case against the state BJP chief under relevant sections of the IPC.

21 Jun 2018 5:30 AM

Eye on 2019, PM Modi reaches out to farmers

Modi also reiterated that his government is working to double farm income by 2022.

21 Jun 2018 5:21 AM

Central Railway plans to build ROB for Diva residents

The ROB had been sanctioned worth Rs 40 crore for many years.

21 Jun 2018 5:20 AM

Diego Costa scores again, Spain beats Iran 1-0 at FIFA World Cup 2018

Costa broke the deadlock in the 54th minute after being set up by Andres Iniesta.

21 Jun 2018 5:13 AM

Panch witness turns hostile in Sohrab case

Adhikari denied everything before the judge S.J. Sharma.

21 Jun 2018 5:13 AM

Commuters avoid railway bridge ‘full of drug addicts’

Bridge built at Elphinstone was not being used due to same reason.

21 Jun 2018 5:10 AM

RPF constable suspended over sex abuse video

Sachin Bhalode, senior divisional security commissioner (DSC) of RPF, said, “Mr Jangid has been suspended and further investigation is on.

21 Jun 2018 5:05 AM

17,000 trees to be felled in South Delhi for redevelopment

Around 11,000 trees would be cut just in Sarojni Nagar, the official said.

21 Jun 2018 4:57 AM

Bengali mango mela draws crowds to Janpath

A slice of each variety of the king of fruit is being given out to customers for sampling, allowing them to choose their favourite variant.

21 Jun 2018 4:52 AM

Three drunken youth trying to enter parliament held

Three quarters of alcohol bottle have also been recovered from their possession.

21 Jun 2018 4:48 AM

Hotel Connaught acquired by Taj group in e-auction

In January last year, the Asian Hotel was e-auctioned, fetching Rs 45.5 lakh per month as licence fee, the highest-ever for the agency.

21 Jun 2018 4:44 AM

DDA officers get 4-yr jail term for accepting bribe

The jail term was handed down to Mukesh Chander and Satyabir Singh for taking monthly bribe from the man.

21 Jun 2018 4:40 AM

Students in race for Delhi University college hostels

According to DU sources, there are 9,000 hostel rooms to accommodate students.

21 Jun 2018 4:34 AM

‘School FIR camps’ to bring back dropouts

He also urged Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal to make their initiative an official programme. 

21 Jun 2018 4:29 AM

BJP asks Rahul Gandhi to sack Digvijay Singh for Hindu terror jibe

BJP national spokesperson Sambit Patra as he condemned the statements of the former Congress chief minister of MP.

21 Jun 2018 3:30 AM

BJP’s bid to target Oppn on Rohith Vemula kin falls flat

Piyush Goyal claimed that Vemula’s mother was promised money by political parties to share the stage with them.

21 Jun 2018 3:19 AM

Kamal Haasan meets Election Commission to register his party

Election Commission had sought certain queries regarding our party, says Kamal Haasan.

21 Jun 2018 3:02 AM

Govt’s economic adviser quits for ‘personal reasons’

Subramanian joined the NDA government in October 2014, just months after it came to power.

21 Jun 2018 2:56 AM

Discontent on the rise, more may quit NDA

At a time when the threat of an united Opposition looms large over the BJP, the party seems to be struggling to put its house in order.

21 Jun 2018 2:48 AM

‘AAP, BJP hand-in-glove, indulging in gimmicks’

Delhi Congress to distribute pamphlets in 10 lakh houses.

21 Jun 2018 2:45 AM

No more civilian tragedies in J&K: Governor Vohra to forces

Security forces have already been asked to maintain “highest level of alertness” and “synergy” for the yatra that begins on June 28, police said.

21 Jun 2018 2:38 AM

Traditional vs ‘fun’ yoga: Take your pick

New forms of exercise like beer yoga are in vogue since 2015.

21 Jun 2018 2:37 AM

Gauri would have invited her killers for tea, says Kavita Lankesh

Kavita congratulated SIT Karnataka for cracking the “immaculately planned” murder case.

21 Jun 2018 2:20 AM

Woman fires at auto driver after tiff, arrested

“We have booked the woman and her husband and the investigation is underway,” the ACP added.

21 Jun 2018 2:15 AM

‘Happiness curriculum’ in city government schools from July: Manish Sisodia

“We have booked the woman and her husband and the investigation is underway,” the ACP added.

21 Jun 2018 2:11 AM

AAP NRIs back leader over Sikh referendum

They said Mr Khaira had justified the Sikh demand for justice, saying that he is an Indian and owed allegiance to the Indian Constitution.

21 Jun 2018 1:58 AM

UP minister eyes Akhilesh’s bungalow

Singh’s letter has created a major controversy with opposition leaders questioning his haste in grabbing the palatial bungalows.

21 Jun 2018 1:54 AM

Sukhpal Sing Khaira faces ire of AAP, CM refuses to meet him

Sisodia rebukes him, asks him to come clean on act.

21 Jun 2018 1:53 AM

Air India privatisation put on ‘pause’: Sources

Aviation Turbine Fuel (ATF) accounts for about 45 percent of the operating cost of airlines that were seen as prime potential bidders for Air India.

21 Jun 2018 1:49 AM

CM Kejriwal has health issues, to join naturopathy course

Kejriwal to leave for Bengaluru today.

21 Jun 2018 1:44 AM

2019 polls: Shah to mobilise BJP social media ‘warriors’

Party chief will also review functioning of city unit since past 1 year.

21 Jun 2018 1:40 AM

Purity of heart

Though we understand the value of materialistic purity, we often forget the essence of having a pure and kind heart.

21 Jun 2018 1:23 AM

Of dalits, caste system and amorous love

The scenes between the Christians and the dalits are hilarious, neither understanding the other.

21 Jun 2018 1:21 AM

Mothers need care in the fourth trimester too

Contrary to popular belief, a pregnant woman’s troubles don’t end with the delivery. A new mother needs as much care as a new baby.

21 Jun 2018 1:10 AM

Dark side of tech world

In this interview, Emma lets us in on the plot, her experience of working with James Ponsoldt and Tom Hanks and more.

21 Jun 2018 1:01 AM

Mystic Mantra: Forgetting that God is maya

Deeming the unrealistic world as real and considering Parmatma and self as to dual entities is Maya.

21 Jun 2018 12:42 AM

As Bangladesh killings intensify, why is the world keeping quiet?

Global human rights bodies have spoken up, but only in the context of Rohingya Muslims, pressuring Bangladesh to permit their entry.

21 Jun 2018 12:36 AM

Yoga under the Moon

5 yoga instructors and 5 rounds of yoga teachings equal one invigorating evening!

21 Jun 2018 12:20 AM

Powerful poses

Yoga headstands and handstands offer multiple benefits to the mind and body, provided you do them right.

21 Jun 2018 12:20 AM

Size doesn’t matter

People of all shapes and sizes can take to curvy yoga, an all-inclusive and healthy way to practice yoga.

21 Jun 2018 12:19 AM

Gold gives Mouni Roy goosebumps

Directed by Reema Kagti, and produced by Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar.

21 Jun 2018 12:18 AM

Manisha Koirala’s itching to play Indira Gandhi

Then, the actress had given an interview saying, “I have signed the film after looking at it from an actress’ point of view.

21 Jun 2018 12:18 AM

Sequels to 3 Idiots and PK on cards

Abhijaat (writer) and I have started writing for the 3 Idiots sequel. The idea is pretty much there but it needs to be fleshed out.

21 Jun 2018 12:16 AM

Dhadak to be dedicated to Sridevi

The late actress’ daughter Janhvi Kapoor will make her debut opposite Ishaan Khatter in the film.

21 Jun 2018 12:15 AM

Bharat’s Europe schedule canned?

They are thinking of shooting in Canada when Salman visits Vancouver and Toronto as part of his tour.

21 Jun 2018 12:14 AM

Please create original music, says Lata Mangeshkar

Says India’s legendary songstress Lata Mangeshkar, who is perfection personified.

21 Jun 2018 12:14 AM

Music is their oyester!

Prominent musicians get candid about their equation with their (sibling) partners in crime and profession!

21 Jun 2018 12:13 AM

Reality check

Before stepping into the role of a director, Tariq used to work as an actor.

21 Jun 2018 12:13 AM

BJP’s J&K exit an act of cowardice and cunning

The PDP wanted a conciliatory posture though the party is fully aware that it has not fetched dividends of any kind.

21 Jun 2018 12:08 AM

HDK govt: Teething troubles

The first formal meeting of the Cabinet has not been held till date, nor have ministers settled in and begun actively running their departments.

21 Jun 2018 12:05 AM

N Korea nukes: Optics are bad, but a real deal is a long way off

North Korea has also kept a keen eye on Iraq, where Saddam Hussein faced an American-led invasion after abandoning his nuclear ambitions.

21 Jun 2018 12:02 AM

Felons at large mock India’s justice system

To add insult to injury, the jeweller had the temerity to seek asylum in the UK claiming political persecution.

21 Jun 2018 12:00 AM

The Breath of Life

Yoga features prominently in our harried lives, especially in urban settings where we run out of breath often.

21 Jun 2018 12:00 AM

Brightest flee sinking ship: Rahul Gandhi after CEA Arvind Subramanian quits

In a veiled dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress chief alleged that he was 'fast asleep' and described the situation as crazy.

20 Jun 2018 9:53 PM

Good news: New lovebirds Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor have decided to get married?

The ‘Brahmastra’ pair are not just into dating, but surely plan to take it to the next level in two year's time.

20 Jun 2018 9:53 PM

Kamal Haasan meets Cong chief Rahul Gandhi, discusses Tamil Nadu politics

After the meeting, Haasan said, 'It was a formal courtesy meeting. We spoke about Tamil Nadu politics.'

20 Jun 2018 9:48 PM

BVR Subrahmanyam new J&K chief secretary, BB Vyas adviser to Governor

Former IPS officer Vijay Kumar will be another adviser to the Governor, an official communiqué said.

20 Jun 2018 9:42 PM

Vijay Mallya's arrest ordered in fresh money-laundering case chargesheet

An anti-money laundering court issued non-bailable warrant for Mallya's arrest, taking cognisance of fresh chargesheet filed against by ED.

20 Jun 2018 9:36 PM

Constantly connected? How you could be at-risk via seemingly innocent free Wi-Fi

Unsecured public Wi-Fi connections open a window straight into your lives, a perfect opportunity for cybercriminals to exploit.

20 Jun 2018 9:32 PM

Avoid collateral damage during anti-terrorism ops: J&K Governor urges Army

The advisory comes in backdrop of killing of several civilians in a series of anti-terrorism ops launched in J&K in recent past.

20 Jun 2018 9:29 PM

North Korea, China discuss 'true peace', denuclearisation, reports KCNA

The visit follows Singapore summit, where Kim, Trump reaffirmed commitment to work toward complete denuclearization of Korean peninsula.

20 Jun 2018 9:20 PM

Scammed football fans pay ten times the price for fraudulent 2018 FIFA World Cup Tickets

Fraudsters have set up hundreds of domains with wording related to the World Cup, to sell their guest tickets.

20 Jun 2018 9:13 PM

Xiaomi announces its 1000th service centre in Hyderabad

Xiaomi has also introduced Redmi Y2 and MIUI 10 in Hyderabad.

20 Jun 2018 9:02 PM

Protect data in physical, virtual, and cloud workloads with the Active Backup suite

Active Backup for Business integrates multiple technologies adopted by DiskStation Manager (DSM).

20 Jun 2018 8:37 PM

20-yr-old reality show contestant arrested for raping 17-yr-old Mumbai girl

The accused took the girl to his home and allegedly raped her after spiking her food and drink, a police official said.

20 Jun 2018 8:35 PM

McAfee highlights emerging cybersecurity risks associated with blockchain

McAfee report sounds industry alarm: Don’t start the Blockchain revolution without making security a top priority.

20 Jun 2018 8:33 PM

Not just Gauri, Suhana’s pics with her close ones at college prom are super glamorous

The star kid’s glamorous avatar was impressive at her college prom night, which has been going viral on social media.

20 Jun 2018 8:22 PM

Had best job, Arun Jaitley 'dream boss', says outgoing CEA Arvind Subramanian

Arvind Subramanian said he has not yet decided on exact date of leaving the finance ministry, but it will be in a month or two.

20 Jun 2018 8:09 PM

After ‘affordability’, Indian handset market needs to address ‘accessibility’

Brands should aim to move towards achieving 360-degree mobility in India.

20 Jun 2018 7:50 PM

Sterlite copper plant acid leak severe, says Vedanta; seeks power supply back

Vedanta Ltd further said inaction could lead to serious environmental consequences.

20 Jun 2018 7:47 PM

Over 7,000 people from India sought asylum in US in 2017: UN report

According to report, there were 197,146 refugees at end of 2017 in India, 10,519 asylum seekers with pending cases.

20 Jun 2018 7:41 PM

Amazon extends Smart Home portfolio for Alexa

One can now view live feeds from smart home cameras by EZVIZ and D-Link on the Echo Spot screen.

20 Jun 2018 7:22 PM

French shops use loophole to sell 'ultralight' weed

Macron's government also announced it would scrap potential prison sentences, heavy fines in favour of on-the-spot penalties.

20 Jun 2018 7:19 PM

Truckers battle sleep deprivation, other health issues: Study

Navigating their vehicles on bad roads, determining routes to new destinations were some factors leading to mental stress for drivers.

20 Jun 2018 7:15 PM

No romance, only dance: Katrina, Varun to barely have few scenes together in next?

Reports of the two actors focusing solely on dance in the venture have been doing the rounds, but we know the truth.

20 Jun 2018 6:59 PM

Outrageous: Javed Akhtar slams K'taka Muslim cleric for cow slaughter remarks

Javed Akhtar sought immediate arrest of Tanveer Peera Hashim for his controversial remark that cows would be slaughtered during Bakrid.

20 Jun 2018 6:56 PM

UK's Prince Louis to be christened next month, palace says

Since his birth, Prince Louis has not been seen in public.

20 Jun 2018 6:54 PM

LIKE App introduces Augmented Reality (AR) Body Shaping Feature – ‘Shaping Magic’

The company claims to be the first to introduce Shape modification feature.

20 Jun 2018 6:51 PM

Traditional yoga vs 'fun' yoga: Make your pick

'The new ways are diluting Yoga. They are a misinterpretation... which makes them a joke that can have disastrous results'.

20 Jun 2018 6:46 PM

Hyundai Motor, Audi join hands for fuel cell technology

Hyundai, the world's fifth-largest auto maker, began to mass produce fuel cell vehicles in 2013.

20 Jun 2018 6:21 PM

Renault’s Kwid-based MPV is on its way

We reckon this concealed MPV could be based on the same modular platform as the Kwid hatchback.

20 Jun 2018 6:11 PM

AAP MLA Khaira faces ire of party’s top brass over pro-Khalistan remark

After Delhi CM refused to meet Khaira, the MLA approached Dy CM Manish Sisodia who rebuked him and asked him to come clean on his act.

20 Jun 2018 6:07 PM

KTM 390 Adventure: what we know and our expectations

KTM says the new model will be placed under the Adventure range of motorcycles and will be sold alongside its existing products.

20 Jun 2018 6:05 PM

Chimps, other primates on verge of mass extinction

Primates live in tropical and subtropical areas and are mainly found in regions of Africa, South America, Madagascar and Asia.

20 Jun 2018 6:02 PM

2 DDA officials get 4 yrs imprisonment for demanding bribe from eatery owner

Judge handed jail term to DDA officials Mukesh Chander, Satyabir Singh for demanding monthly bribe from man, whose 'Dhaba' faced closure.

20 Jun 2018 6:02 PM

Oppo looks to strengthen position in premium smartphone segment

India is among the largest smartphone markets globally, and saw 30 million units being shipped in the first quter of 2018.

20 Jun 2018 5:52 PM