Pak mission spy caught, told to leave India; 3 others held

Maulana Ramzan and Subhash Jangir arrested by Delhi police. (Photo: PTI)

India declared on Thursday Pakistan high commission staffer Mehmood Akhtar “persona non-grata”, and asked him to leave the country with his family in 48 hours, a day after he and two Indian co-conspir

Cabinet clears ‘strategic sale’ of some PSUs

For the first time since the Atal Behari Vajpayee government of over a decade ago, India will undertake the strategic sale of state-owned firms.

Congress, JD-U, SP begin to explore possible alliance

The developing political situation in Uttar Pradesh has driven the Congress to do a rethink on alliances ahead of the Assembly elections there early next year.

Jawan dies, Pak Ranger killed as BSF fires back


A boy is given medical aid at a government hospital after being injured in firing from across LoC in R.S. Pura sector of Jammu. (Photo: PTI)

Politics should never override policy: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi (Photo: PTI)

Underlining the significance of team spirit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday asked freshly recruited IAS officers that they should aspire to work towards breaking silos during their career as

China’s CPC names Xi Jinping ‘core’ leader, akin to Mao

Chinese President Xi Jinping (Photo: AP)

President Xi Jinping was elevated as the “core leader” of China’s ruling Communist Party on Thursday, conferring on him a status similar to that of party founder Mao Zedong that dilutes the three-deca

Caretaker found hanging, adds to Kalikho Pul death mystery

Former Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Kalikho Pul (Photo: PTI)

Exactly 60 days after 47-year-old former Arunachal chief minister Kalikho Pul reportedly hanged himself in the bedroom of his chief ministerial residence on August 9, his caretaker was found dead with

Government all set to ban Zakir Naik’s NGO

Controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik (Photo: PTI)

The home ministry is likely to approach the Cabinet soon with a proposal to declare controversial preacher Zakir Naik’s NGO, Islamic Research Foundation, as a unlawful organisation.

AP CM Naidu's security enhanced after Maoist letter threatening 'revenge'

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu (Photo: Twitter)

The outlawed CPI (Maoist) has vowed revenge on the CM over the Malkangiri encounter in which 28 ultras were killed.

Udan — the new regional air connectivity scheme — is not likely to get the aam aadmi to fly, but it will correct the historical wrong done to the air transport business in India.

Hitler lent dignity and prestige to the German government within a short time by establishing a strong administrative setup. He created the vast state of Greater Germany.