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Punjab: Teacher couple’s midas touch transforms school

Presently, the school has a strength of 157 students up from the original 30. There is no difference between rich and poor students in the school.

11 Dec 2017 5:40 AM

Palestinians clash with cops at US embassy in Lebanon

Scores of demonstrators, including Palestinians, pelted security outside the embassy with stones and burned an effigy of US President Donald Trump.

11 Dec 2017 5:30 AM

Rahul Gandhi set to take over as Congress President on December 16

In the ongoing Gujarat Assembly elections, Rahul has tried to shed the tag of being a reluctant politician with his aggressive campaign.

11 Dec 2017 4:22 AM

Mulayam Singh Yadav to contest polls from Mainpuri

If Mr Yadav contests from Mainpuri, his grand-nephew Tej Pratap Yadav will have to scout for a new seat.

11 Dec 2017 4:16 AM

Terror, Indo-Pacific peace top RIC trilateral agenda

Before the trilateral talks, external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj is likely to hold a bilateral meeting with her Chinese counterpart .

11 Dec 2017 4:10 AM

Pakistan trying to fix Gujarat polls, says Modi

PM accuses Cong of being in cahoots with Pak; Cong says PM relying on ‘rumours’.

11 Dec 2017 4:05 AM

Biometric attendance for Uttar Pradesh ministers

The biometric attendance system is being introduced to discipline the ministers who are not sticking to office timings.

11 Dec 2017 2:53 AM

Speak and learn in mother tongue, says V-P Venkaiah Naidu

He chose the occasion of Subramanya Bharati’s birth anniversary to urge people to take a vow to speak in their mother tongue.

11 Dec 2017 2:53 AM

Shankarsinh Vaghela: Congress taken ‘supari’ to lose election

But a few leaders in the party’s high command did not want the party to win the elections, he claimed.

11 Dec 2017 2:53 AM

Sharad Yadav to move Election Commission over new party name

Among the names the new party will seek for itself in its application to the EC are Samajwadi Janata Dal and Loktantrik Janata Dal.

11 Dec 2017 2:53 AM

Push to use GIS in district-level projects

Brain storming session this week with technical coordinators from 10 states.

11 Dec 2017 2:53 AM

Extortion call to Bihar minister

The police said intensive search operation has been launched to nab criminals who demanded extortion from the minister.

11 Dec 2017 2:53 AM

6 lakh cases pending in high courts across India

The Bombay HC leads the list with 1,29,063 pending cases.

11 Dec 2017 2:53 AM

There is no secret agenda in CPEC, says Yao Jing

He affirmed the CPEC contained inclusive and special packages and plans.

11 Dec 2017 2:52 AM

PML-N lawmakers threaten to resign

Sialvi has also reiterated demand for a resignation of the Rana Sanaullah over his stance on the finality of the prophethood.

11 Dec 2017 2:52 AM

Korean peninsula big concern: UN envoy

Jeffrey Feltman calls on N. Korea to implement UN resolutions.

11 Dec 2017 2:52 AM

Testing is done wirelessly

Commercial millimetric Wave and Massive MIMO are bringing a new paradigm to 5G-centric testing.

11 Dec 2017 2:51 AM

‘Father of MIMO’ guides Indian 5G efforts

MIMO is the sixth most influential technology in the history of wireless recognised by the US Patent Office.

11 Dec 2017 2:47 AM

Connecting vast country with 5G may be challenging

Technology options are available to remedy some of the connectivity issues.

11 Dec 2017 2:44 AM

5G chip is Ready

All chip-shaped for 5g.

11 Dec 2017 2:41 AM

Next stop, 5G

Qualcomm readies design for world's first-ever 5G device.

11 Dec 2017 2:35 AM

Civic body to issue health advisory for Mumbaikars

The public is also advised to avoid early morning smog.

11 Dec 2017 2:27 AM

Drugs worth Rs 14.5 lakh seized from businessman

The ANC officials said that the accused was a supplier himself and was selling the drugs to high-profile customers.

11 Dec 2017 2:24 AM

Foggy weather triggers rise in respiratory ailments

As the city is witnessing a drop in temperatures, there has been a surge in the number of asthma patients at the hospitals.

11 Dec 2017 2:21 AM

Crime branch to seek Iqbal Kaskar’s custody

The police has, meanwhile, found that after the first instalment was paid, the transfer process and documentation was delayed.

11 Dec 2017 2:19 AM

MMRDA seeks clarification on Mahim park from forest dept

Authority has now written to principal secretary of forest dept to seek clarifications on the extent of protected forests.

11 Dec 2017 2:17 AM

Police to help bankers plug security gaps

Police officials have created a video of the incident with a proper sequence to help bankers understand the flaws in the banks’ security.

11 Dec 2017 2:12 AM

24-year-old techie stabbed to death near Oshiwara

The Oshiwara police suspect the assailants targeted the computer engineer due to a past dispute.

11 Dec 2017 2:09 AM

Big cat enters school, trapped

The rescue team later used tranquilisers to sedate the leopard and then took him to SGNP.

11 Dec 2017 2:07 AM

Will support seaplanes in India: Nitin Gadkari

Assuring the firm of the government’s support, Mr Gadkari requested the company to start the manufacturing project at Nagpur.

11 Dec 2017 2:04 AM

CM Fadnavis likely to get cornered in assembly over IT department

Fadnavis had levelled allegations against the loan waivers declared during the Congress regime.

11 Dec 2017 2:02 AM

16 lakh farm loan waiver applicants kept on hold

The government has also rejected the claims of seven lakh other farmers.

11 Dec 2017 1:58 AM

Court rejects plea of two in guard murder

The prosecution has claimed that four guards were on night duty to prevent people from fishing in the lake.

11 Dec 2017 1:56 AM

Afghanistan VP meets Maharashtra governor, thanks him for bldg, dam

Vice President of Afghanistan thanked India for its help in building the Afghan parliament building in Kabul and the Salma dam.

11 Dec 2017 1:53 AM

Opposition calls BJP-Sena govt a complete failure

Opposition questioned the government style of working as the law and order situation was going from bad to worse.

11 Dec 2017 1:50 AM

Central Railway plans to appoint clean-up marshals

This year, none of the CR stations featured in the top 10 cleanest stations in the country.

11 Dec 2017 1:46 AM

CM Arvind Kejriwal launches reform in promotion process

The proposal will then be scrutinised at the single window, and if the proposal is complete, it will be accepted for scrutiny, as per the circular.

11 Dec 2017 1:46 AM

Keep garbage off tracks, says Piyush Goyal

Asks officials to allocate specific spots for dustbins on platforms.

11 Dec 2017 1:44 AM

‘City cabs to be fitted with digital monitors’

The government is planning to ban sharing of cabs and CM Kejriwal had recently said cab sharing was a bad idea for women.

11 Dec 2017 1:43 AM

Ayurveda impresses B’desh babus

Wellness experts from the US, Russia and Hungary showed keen interest in Indian traditional medicine and products, said H.B. Singh

11 Dec 2017 1:40 AM

India’s most wanted leopard killed

About 10 teams had been formed by the wildlife department and 10 machans had been built in a 10,000 acre area.

11 Dec 2017 1:40 AM

Man arrested for molesting Dangal actress on flight

The DGCA too had ordered an investigation into the case.

11 Dec 2017 1:36 AM

Petition in NGT over Tank Road encroachments

It has sought directions to the authority to monitor the air and noise pollution in the area.

11 Dec 2017 1:36 AM

BJP MLA slams CM Fadnavis in missive

In his missive, Mr Deshmukh focussed prominently on the issue of farmer suicides.

11 Dec 2017 1:34 AM

NGT slams DPCC for clearing AoL extravaganza

The green panel said, “Therefore, the pollution control committee has not acted in accordance with the law.”

11 Dec 2017 1:33 AM

Two crushed to death in Civil Lines

The accused driver who had been identified as Jaswant, managed to flee the spot feared mob fury.

11 Dec 2017 1:31 AM

Enforcement Directorate plea in currency scam rejected

In 2000, the Russian government wanted to overcome a currency deficit and so invited people to do business.

11 Dec 2017 1:30 AM

Sterilisation failure: Woman moves HC against govt clinic

Seeks compensation for mental agony suffered by her.

11 Dec 2017 1:28 AM

Two gangsters arrested after exchange of fire

In order to harm the members of the police team and to manage their escape, accused Anas and Amaan fired shots at the members of the police team.

11 Dec 2017 1:24 AM

BMW rams into auto, driver critical

The BMW driver was arrested and later freed on bail.

11 Dec 2017 1:22 AM

In a new era, China’s new journey

Chinese businesses have invested over $50 billion and created near-200,000 local jobs in the countries along the Belt and Road.

11 Dec 2017 1:20 AM

14 schools approach CISF for security audit

Expert teams will soon visit schools, prepare professional security blueprint for them.

11 Dec 2017 1:18 AM

Of X’mas & Meghan’s ‘humble cottage’

We have already got a glimpse of the “humble cottage” where Ms Markle once lived — with three “plush” bedrooms and a cinema room.

11 Dec 2017 1:15 AM

Darjeeling to host 5-day tourism fest

The 104-day-long agitation and bandh, demanding a separate state of Gorkhaland, was called off on September 27.

11 Dec 2017 1:09 AM

ISIS still not defeated: Theresa May to Iraq

Iraq’s announcement came two days after the Russian military said it had defeated ISIS in Syria.

11 Dec 2017 1:04 AM

Nagraj: Indian Army always well prepared

India has always believed in securing its sovereignity.

11 Dec 2017 12:56 AM

NRIs turn to commercial realty with eye on yield

Expert warns that commercial real estate, especially Grade A properties, are not an investment class that every NRI is financially equipped for.

11 Dec 2017 12:51 AM

India Inc eyes faster Q3 growth as GST woes fade

This is closely in line with the growth forecast by the central bank and various other international organisations like WB, IMF and ADB.

11 Dec 2017 12:49 AM

Is India ultra violet ready?

Ultra Violet has been announced as the colour of 2018! Experts present their opinion about it from the perspective of Indian fashion.

11 Dec 2017 12:48 AM

Ali Abbas Zafar is all praises for Salman’s act in Tiger

Abbas confessed to having learned a lot from Salman and how they often get into argument over work.

11 Dec 2017 12:47 AM

Padmavati to be viewed by CBFC in the coming week

ccording to sources from the CBFC, the producers, Viacom 18 Motion Pictures, have submitted the revised version of the application on November 28.

11 Dec 2017 12:47 AM

Pay hikes likely to be fatter in 2018: Expert

Adds hiring sentiments will continue on revival path.

11 Dec 2017 12:46 AM

Reimagining the art of dance!

Speaking about the scenario for dancers in Tamil Nadu, he says that he is happy that there are plenty of opportunities currently.

11 Dec 2017 12:45 AM

‘Pedal’ those challenges away

While cycling has become a lifestyle trend, why are there few women cyclists as opposed to their male counterparts?

11 Dec 2017 12:44 AM

Family on a mission to save ancient craft

Modi never showed interest in our craft, rues weavers.

11 Dec 2017 12:43 AM

Madhya Pradesh: All the CM’s men

SK Mishra, a state administrative officer was promoted to IAS cadre, is known to be the CM’S trouble shooter.

11 Dec 2017 12:39 AM

SP wants 2019 to be Akhilesh v/s Modi contest

Akhilesh Yadav’s popularity is intact despite the SP’s loss in the Assembly polls.

11 Dec 2017 12:38 AM

16-year-old cancer patient raped twice in Lucknow

The girl has reportedly been undergoing treatment for blood cancer for the last five years at a hospital in Lucknow.

11 Dec 2017 12:34 AM

Security lockdown in tense Valley

Main market places shut, traffic hit on Human Rights Day.

11 Dec 2017 12:31 AM

Woman divorced for ‘backing PM’

The husband, Danish, on the other hand, defended himself saying that he divorced his wife over her extra-marital affairs.

11 Dec 2017 12:27 AM

New Mideast ballgame: Saudis, Israel in charge

The world has sympathised with the Jews for what Nazi Germany did to them in the past.

11 Dec 2017 12:24 AM

T10 Cricket League India launched in Mumbai

The franchise-based league will comprise of eight teams with non first class cricketers from across the country.

11 Dec 2017 12:24 AM

Dharma wins CG Open golf

Mumbai players Anil Bajrang Mane (three-under-277) and Akash Modi (21-over-301) finished tied 28th and 60th respectively.

11 Dec 2017 12:23 AM

Speeding train in Assam mows down six elephants

The conservationists attributed it to large-scale deforestation and growing number of new villages in forest areas.

11 Dec 2017 12:23 AM

Karan Singh marks comeback with a gold

The athlete, who returned to the track after a two-year lay-off due to a hamstring injury, produced a late burst to emerge victorious.

11 Dec 2017 12:23 AM

A taste of Israel

Chef Moshe Shek dives into a world of Israeli cooking with his hands-on classes, tucked away in Alibaug.

11 Dec 2017 12:23 AM

What are you breathing?

Looks like air pollution is getting the better of us. If we don’t fight back now, what are our chances of a healthy tomorrow?

11 Dec 2017 12:22 AM

IRCTC hotel scam: Firm gave shares to Yadav family

The ED will soon seek fresh clarifications from Rabri Devi.

11 Dec 2017 12:20 AM

Shahbaz still in Nawaz’s shadow

The problem is Shahbaz hasn’t been able to step out of Nawaz’s shadow.

11 Dec 2017 12:17 AM

Nitish Kumar calls for liquor ban across country

Hitting out at the Congress and left parties, he asked why they could not support ban on liquor and campaign against its consumption.

11 Dec 2017 12:17 AM

It’s time to correct misperceptions about Indian secularism

Demolition of Babri Masjid was not an indicator of entire Hindu community having become communal.

11 Dec 2017 12:14 AM

The endless struggle of the hill farmers

The government provides cheap loans for farmers, but they do not pay any attention to the markets for their crops.

11 Dec 2017 12:14 AM

Ustad lets his sitar do the talking

I feel there is no science without art, and no art is without science. I felt it’s the same with sur and taal, they are not separate from each other.

11 Dec 2017 12:13 AM

IND vs SL, 1st ODI: Suranga Lakmal guides Lanka to 7-wicket win in Dharmsala ODI

India succumb to one of their worst defeats, in Dharamsala.

11 Dec 2017 12:13 AM

Sindhu, Srikanth to lead Indian charge

For Srikanth, who has also had a strong year, though current world no. 1 Viktor Axelsen of Denmark has been something of a bugbear in his plans.

11 Dec 2017 12:13 AM

ISL 4: Mumbai halt Chennaiyin’s run

Emana converted the penalty in the 60th minute to ignite the home crowd.

11 Dec 2017 12:13 AM

Jingle your way to celebrations

With Christmas around the corner, city restaurants are all geared up for the festival with specially created cocktails and festive delicacies.

11 Dec 2017 12:12 AM

Justin Bieber’s mom opens up about Selena Gomez

Bieber’s mother Pattie Mallette couldn’t help but rave over her 23-year-old son’s possible on-again girlfriend.

11 Dec 2017 12:12 AM

Hate crimes must be stopped

Such hate crimes are beginning to form a pattern ever since Mohammad Akhlaq was lynched two years ago.

11 Dec 2017 12:12 AM

It’s a baby shower for Jessica Alba

TMZ.com reports that the actress wore a suede black dress for the occation and headed to an eatery in Beverly Hills which is known for its macarons.

11 Dec 2017 12:12 AM

Padmavati’s release makes industry jittery

With the sword of Allaudin Khilji hanging over them now, however, these filmmakers are awaiting Padmavati’s release date.

11 Dec 2017 12:11 AM

Deepika’s security concern

When Deepika went to London there were nine policemen and bodyguards guarding her.

11 Dec 2017 12:11 AM

Aamir Khan to work on franchise for 10 years

Says a reliable source, “Yash Raj Films’ Thugs of Hindostan will be Aamir’s last film from the outside.

11 Dec 2017 12:11 AM

Don’t kill the hospital

It is worth asking if the Delhi government would have shut down a government hospital in similar circumstances?

11 Dec 2017 12:11 AM

Sidharth Malhotra replaces Saif Ali Khan in Aanand’s next movie

The latest on that front is that the script has gone through a change, and a younger actor has replaced the Nawab in the film.

11 Dec 2017 12:11 AM

Virat, Anushka’s no-media wedding

While only close family members are invited to the wedding at Tuscany, some from the film industry and cricketing world seem to be aware of plans…

11 Dec 2017 12:10 AM

An uneasy compromise

The director had earlier also showed his film to select media personnel, to get them to use their clout in his favour, but to no avail.

11 Dec 2017 12:09 AM

UP: 2 men gangrape teen, leaves her on roadside; passerby rapes her too

The accused, an acquaintance of the victim, and his friend raped the teen and later left her on the roadside.

10 Dec 2017 9:33 PM

Body of Jasprit Bumrah's grandfather found in Sabarmati river

The police suspect Santok Singh Bumrah, 84, committed suicide.

10 Dec 2017 9:24 PM

Notre Dame plans to build new $66 million campus art museum

The museum is planned for the southern end of the South Bend campus, with construction expected to start in 2020.

10 Dec 2017 9:00 PM

UK: Pak-origin ­men target white girls with drugs, alcohol before sexually abusing

Quilliam group calls for greater government support to help integrate British-Pakistanis into the modern UK society.

10 Dec 2017 8:48 PM

Being too hard on oneself makes working mothers unhappy: study

Need frustration relates to daily distress and to more cold and intrusive parent-child interactions.

10 Dec 2017 8:00 PM

Is Shah Rukh Khan replacing Aamir in Rakesh Sharma biopic?

It was reported that Ranbir Kapoor and Ranveer Singh might be part of the Siddharth Roy Kapur production.

10 Dec 2017 7:48 PM

Cute or not: Katrina Kaif bonds with Salman Khan’s nephew Ahil

Katrina Kaif is often seen bonding with either Salman Khan or his family as 'Tiger Zinda Hai' release comes closer.

10 Dec 2017 7:42 PM

Google lists smartwatches eligible for Android Wear Oreo update

The new update brings a slew of new features and enhancements such as notification channels for apps and battery saver mode.

10 Dec 2017 7:03 PM

Wisconsin man fleeing police crashed while checking phone

A man who led police on a high-speed chased crashed his minivan because he became distracted checking his cellphone for directions.

10 Dec 2017 7:00 PM

Bihar journalist murder case: 1 more arrested

A woman, identified as Meena, was arrested on Sunday on the basis of a statement by the victim's younger brother Prakash Kumar.

10 Dec 2017 6:35 PM

Technologies like AI, big data impacting power sector

Machine learning and big data are impacting the power sector as well, making it imperative for producers to re-skill resources.

10 Dec 2017 6:09 PM

Shahid Kapoor: I used to be a wild animal before Mira came

Shahid Kapoor, who was gearing up for 'Padmavati' release, now spoke about his wife Mira Rajput.

10 Dec 2017 6:07 PM

Princess Diana's jewelled bag sold for over $15k at auction

The satin-lined silver bag was passed on to Kensington Palace Senior Housemaid Sheila Tilley.

10 Dec 2017 6:00 PM

Did Virat and Anushka get secretly married already?

No matter how hard they try, there seems be real truth to the Virushka Wedding everybody is talking about.

10 Dec 2017 5:55 PM

First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of death

He had a great future ahead of him if he had not been lost 50 years ago.

10 Dec 2017 5:50 PM

Akshay Kumar does somersault in dhoti

Akshay Kumar, who was last seen in ‘Toilet: Ek Prem Katha’, has now wrapped up Reema Kagti’s ‘Gold’ in a unique way.

10 Dec 2017 5:45 PM

3 men arrested in Swedish synagogue fire bomb attack after Trump’s Jerusalem move

No one was injured in the attack late Saturday during a youth event at the synagogue.

10 Dec 2017 5:21 PM

Won't hesitate to act against negligence, looting of patients: Kejriwal on Max case

The Delhi Medical Association and the Indian Medical Association have criticised the AAP govt's decision to cancel Max hospital's license.

10 Dec 2017 5:18 PM

Salman and Hrithik flaunt the chashma swag: Which did you like more?

Salman was the first to upload a boomerang video of him with his kaala chashma before landing for the Dabangg tour.

10 Dec 2017 5:13 PM

Acer launches its first Windows Mixed Reality headset in India

Acer has become the first company to launch a Windows Mixed Reality (MR) for the Indian consumer.

10 Dec 2017 5:00 PM

Patients worried after Delhi govt cancels Max hospital's licence

The incident of falsely declaring a newborn dead and giving it away to parents in a packet by the Max hospital had earlier led to an uproar.

10 Dec 2017 4:25 PM

Zaira Wasim molestation: FIR registered against unknown person

The 17-year-old National Award winner shared her ordeal on a Vistara Airlines flight on Saturday night via Instagram.

10 Dec 2017 4:22 PM

Iran says ‘good relations’ possible if Saudi stops bombing Yemen

Saudi Arabia does not recognize Israel, but the two countries have a shared interest in countering Iran.

10 Dec 2017 4:21 PM

India to seek permanent solution to food stock issue at WTO conference

India has been seeking amendments in the formula to calculate the food subsidy cap.

10 Dec 2017 4:11 PM

BJP to see impact of GST, demonetisation in Gujarat polls: Akhilesh Yadav

Akhilesh Yadav said the BJP's graph was coming down as its policies were 'anti-farmer and anti-trader.'

10 Dec 2017 4:09 PM

1 killed, 18 injured after school bus rams into lorry in West Bengal

The bus was carrying 50 students and 13 teachers of 'Mansingha Banishri Bidya Niketan' of Khejuri in Purba Medinipur district.

10 Dec 2017 4:06 PM

Govt refutes charges of delay in releasing MGNREGA funds for drought-hit-farmers

The issue raised before the SC by the NGO claimed that there was a high percentage of delay over payment under MGNREGA.

10 Dec 2017 4:01 PM

LG G7 to boast an advanced iris scanner; patents revealed

The company is expected to unveil the G7 in 2018 and will boast an advanced iris scanner.

10 Dec 2017 3:57 PM

Hitman for Pablo Escobar caught partying, violating parole; re-arrested

Jhon Jairo Velasquez's presence at a raucous birthday party constituted a 'very serious' offence.

10 Dec 2017 3:54 PM

South Korea imposes fresh sanctions on N Korea amid rising tensions

A total of 20 North Korean organisations, including banks and trading companies have been blacklisted.

10 Dec 2017 3:30 PM

West Bengal to get its first aircraft museum in Kolkata, second in India

The aircraft will be provided by the Navy and the state govt will pay for expenses of dismantling and transporting from TN.

10 Dec 2017 3:30 PM

Potatoes for peace: How the humble tuber stopped conflict in Europe

The study's conclusions square with previous research on the link between climate shocks and a country's entry into war.

10 Dec 2017 3:30 PM

Graffiti sketched by young Isaac Newton discovered

The young Newton was fascinated by mechanical objects and the forces that made them work.

10 Dec 2017 3:14 PM

About to embrace motherhood? Here are five hacks!

Motherhood is a blissful phase in a woman's life, and is, more often than not, the most sought after experience.

10 Dec 2017 2:56 PM

Pak interfering in Guj polls; its officials met Manmohan, Aiyar: Modi

Modi added that Rafiq had backed Ahmed Patel as the next chief minister of Gujarat.

10 Dec 2017 2:54 PM

Modi's rally on law to ban triple talaq ended my marriage, says UP woman

The woman's husband, however, has said he divorced her over her extramarital affair.

10 Dec 2017 2:47 PM

Night owls have larger social networks than morning people

Privacy and information security of all study participants and particularly patients are crucial.

10 Dec 2017 2:47 PM

'Mindful yoga can help troubled youth reduce risky behaviours'

Practising mindfulness-based yoga can help young people, who are dealing with stressful situations.

10 Dec 2017 2:40 PM

US ‘sanctuary for Americans not criminal aliens,’ says Donald Trump

Trump highlighted the case of 32-year-old Kathryn Steinle, who was shot by Mexican national Jose Inez Garcia Zarate.

10 Dec 2017 2:28 PM

Here's how to explore nature in Peru

Get set, go!

10 Dec 2017 2:14 PM

Mother strangulates baby to death in Kerala for not having 'her colour'; arrested

Kattapana police said the woman confessed she killed her baby as it didn't have her colour and facial features of her husband.

10 Dec 2017 1:58 PM

People living in cold regions at higher risk of cancer: study

People who live in cold regions may be at an increased risk of developing cancer, a study has found.

10 Dec 2017 1:48 PM

Exam questions on triple talaq, halala, Alauddin Khilji in BHU triggers row

The students alleged that the university administration was trying to impose a particular ideology through education.

10 Dec 2017 1:44 PM

Sherin Mathews' final resting place revealed to public

The burial location had been kept a secret, considering the intense press and social media attention in the case.

10 Dec 2017 1:44 PM

Abu Dhabi to acquire Leonardo da Vinci's 'Salvator Mundi': Christie's

The painting was the last da Vinci left in private hands.

10 Dec 2017 1:34 PM

Istanbul police detain dozens protesting Trump’s Jerusalem decision

Istanbul police frequently crack down on leftist anti-government protests.

10 Dec 2017 1:34 PM

J&K: Police drug de-addiction and rehab centre cures 94 per cent people

The doctor, Gurmeet Kour says 219 of the indoor patients were addicted to poly drug abuse like heroin, while 59 were alcoholics.

10 Dec 2017 1:19 PM

6-yr-old raped, violated with wooden stick, murdered in Haryana's Hisar

'The body was found violated with a wooden stick. There was blood everywhere, even coming out of her mouth,' the girl's uncle said.

10 Dec 2017 12:47 PM

Google Maps will soon remind you to wake up and get off the bus

The app will soon guide the user through every step during a public transport ride, including to tell you when it’s time to get off.

10 Dec 2017 12:46 PM

Andy Rubin back at Essential after taking leave of absence

Rubin took a leave of absence shortly after the report of his alleged 'inappropriate' relationship with a female employee was made public.

10 Dec 2017 12:45 PM

Nepal’s Left alliance heads toward majority leaving ruling party behind

The vote counting is in progress for remaining 76 seats.

10 Dec 2017 12:44 PM

You still have to wait to test my directorial skills: Kangana Ranaut

Kangana Ranaut recently opened up about the results of Simran’s failure on her career.

10 Dec 2017 12:40 PM

16-yr-old abducted, raped in UP; FIR against accused, wife

The girl was picked up by Manoj with the help of the other two accused on Saturday night.

10 Dec 2017 12:39 PM

Korean peninsula world's most dangerous security issue: UN, N Korea

UN Undersecretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman returned Saturday from a four-day visit to North Korea.

10 Dec 2017 12:11 PM

Jaipur queen Gayatri Devi's grandchildren, not stepsons her legal heirs: Delhi HC

Delhi HC also replied to a SC judgement saying the verdict was decisive on the question that stepchildren cannot be equated to children.

10 Dec 2017 12:05 PM

Kids who get moving may also get better grades

Here is what a new study has found.

10 Dec 2017 12:05 PM

Egypt reveals artifacts, mummy from tombs in ancient city of Luxor

Egypt’s relics are a draw for foreign visitors.

10 Dec 2017 11:48 AM

Swedish synagogue firebombed after Trump’s Jerusalem decision

Some reports have also claimed that fire incident took place due to a party that was being held by Jewish students inside the synagogue.

10 Dec 2017 11:36 AM

UK Princes William and Harry announce sculptor for new Diana statue

The brothers commissioned a statue in honour of their mother to be erected outside their official London home Kensington Palace.

10 Dec 2017 11:31 AM

Army purchased arms from abroad prior to surgical strikes, says Parrikar

Parrikar said that the defence ministry plays the role of 'backroom boys' in successfully conducting international diplomacy.

10 Dec 2017 11:21 AM

Delhi HC seeks response of DDA over illegal religious structures

Delhi HC also asked the authorities to ensure that there are no encroachments on public land or near metro stations.

10 Dec 2017 10:59 AM

Arab leaders ask US to reverse Trump’s Jerusalem decision

Jerusalem's status lies at the core of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and Trump's move was widely perceived as siding with Israel.

10 Dec 2017 10:47 AM

Rafale deal gives India edge over Pak in air power: Parrikar slams ex-defence min

'Aircraft may cost 90 million euros but other parts will cost 150 million euros because you have to make it fighting-fit,' Parrikar said.

10 Dec 2017 10:45 AM

Paris climate summit a chance for real progress: World Bank

Among those in attendance will be former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg

10 Dec 2017 9:24 AM

Woman claims surgeon talked on cellphone during operation

A suburban New York City woman has sued a doctor, claiming he used his cellphone to take a language test while operating on her.

10 Dec 2017 9:20 AM

'Dangal' actor Zaira Wasim molested on Delhi-Mumbai flight

The 17-year-old actress has alleged that a middle-aged man sitting behind her on flight tried to molest her.

10 Dec 2017 9:16 AM

Bi-annual MRI effective in detecting breast cancer: study

Volunteers had to have a lifetime breast cancer risk greater than 20 per cent.

10 Dec 2017 9:00 AM

Busting myths about COPD

COPD can be prevented and managed by making some necessary lifestyle changes.

10 Dec 2017 8:40 AM

Bitcoin futures launch sparks excitement, warnings

Several leading financial heavyweights are still studying bitcoin and not serving as financial intermediaries.

10 Dec 2017 8:32 AM

Veterinarians seek permission to research pot meds for pets

There’s little data on whether they work, or if they have harmful side effects.

10 Dec 2017 8:20 AM

India declined 'message for peace', won't stop ceasefire violations: Pak

Pak Foreign Office spokesman also alleged that India was using cross border attacks to divert attention from the issue of Kashmir.

10 Dec 2017 8:03 AM

Mars atmosphere well protected from solar wind: study

The findings show that a stronger solar wind mainly accelerates particles already escaping the planet's gravity.

10 Dec 2017 8:00 AM

Net neutrality fans speak up as FCC set to strike down rules

Net-neutrality rules bar cable and phone companies from favouring certain websites and apps - such as their own services.

10 Dec 2017 7:53 AM

OMG, this woodwork

Furniture, it seems is among the most coveted of possessions for some. And these exclusive one-off pieces break the bank, oozing comfort!

10 Dec 2017 7:50 AM

FOXTAILED by the Conti trail

The wholesome, nutritious and gluten-free millet has been the staple of the working class in many countries for years.

10 Dec 2017 7:49 AM

Making giant strides

Son of a farmer, Kerala boy Gopi Thonakal recently made the country proud by winning the Asian Marathon Championship in China.

10 Dec 2017 7:47 AM

Scribe questioned over Karnataka murder case

It is learnt that the police have concrete evidence about the phone call details that expose the nexus between Belagere and Shashidhara.

10 Dec 2017 7:45 AM

Now burglars target Delhi Police

he two police peronnel suspended officials were identified as ASI Chetan and head constable Dalchand.

10 Dec 2017 7:38 AM

Music streaming giants Spotify, Tencent invest in each other

The companies said it would be "strengthening relationships between the two most popular music streaming platforms in the world."

10 Dec 2017 7:26 AM

PM: How will Congress fulfil Patel promise?

Modi makes one last attempt to woo Patidars; Phase one of polls kicks off in earnest.

10 Dec 2017 7:25 AM

Assembly elections: Gujarat BJP chief says Rahul Gandhi will fail

Vaghani said the party was working and would go extra mile to achieve its target.

10 Dec 2017 7:22 AM

Dilli Ka Babu: UGC awaits its chief

India’s membership of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) was formalised earlier this year (along with Pakistan).

10 Dec 2017 7:18 AM

L-G for action in paper leak case: BJP

Mr Gupta claimed the test was held at 200 examination centres in which one lakh candidates appeared.

10 Dec 2017 7:17 AM

Chemist shop robbed; laptops looted in East Delhi

This was the second time that the particular store was targeted, but both the times the robbery bid failed.

10 Dec 2017 7:10 AM

Kathputli colony: PIL for basic amenities to women, kids

Development Authority (DDA) and the high court had prohibited the authorities from removing them from the west Delhi colony.

10 Dec 2017 7:08 AM

Delhi: Placement agency owner held for raping minor

According to the police, the accused has been identified as David. Probe reveals that David had come to the city a few years ago.

10 Dec 2017 7:07 AM

‘China trying to meddle into our N-E insurgency’

Security sources said that China was reluctant on acting on intelligence shared under the mechanism.

10 Dec 2017 7:01 AM

Christmas sans cheer after threat by fringe groups in UP

Carolyn D’Souza, a teacher, who lives in the Indira Nagar Colony, admitted that she will be celebrating the festival on a subdued scale.

10 Dec 2017 6:55 AM

Virat Kohli’s aunt awaits wedding invitation

Virat’s aunt stays mum on the issue but says that the duo is made for each other and they are yet to receive the wedding invitation.

10 Dec 2017 6:46 AM

Holi to be celebrated in Barsana, says Yogi Adityanath

Holi is one of the biggest festivals in Mathura where Lord Krishna plays with his ‘Gopis’.

10 Dec 2017 6:41 AM

Gujarat election: Congress raises a stink on tampering of EVMs

EC has ensured a 100% Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail for EVMs at all 24,600 polling booths.

10 Dec 2017 6:24 AM

Congress leader questioned my parentage, says Modi

Modi also claimed that Nizami supports the idea of Azad Kashmir and that he referred to the Indian Army as rapists.

10 Dec 2017 6:20 AM

‘Indian drone missing for 2 weeks’

The UAV is about 20 km from Indian border inside Doklam.

10 Dec 2017 6:16 AM

Rahul 2.0: His challenge is to make people accept Congress

News of Rahul Gandhi 2.0, a refurbished version of the once reluctant politician, has been most prominent in the public eye in 2017.

10 Dec 2017 6:06 AM

Rahul Gandhi: Reluctant suitor, but

Media analysis on the national electoral scene continues to be centred on a BJP-Congress spat, reduced to a Modi-Rahul duel.

10 Dec 2017 6:01 AM

Uber, rape victim agree to settle US civil lawsuit

In 2014, the Indian woman was raped by an Uber driver in New Delhi. She had filed a lawsuit earlier and later “voluntarily” withdrew it.

10 Dec 2017 5:57 AM

Delhi High Court convicts 3, frees 2 in murder case

It would not be possible to ignore and brush off the statements made by the witnesses identifying Hemant Garg, Sonveer and Vishnu.

10 Dec 2017 5:56 AM

Sonia Gandhi turns 71, workers celebrate at 10 Janpath

“Birthday greetings to Congress President Smt Sonia Gandhi. I pray for her long life and good health,” tweeted Mr Modi.

10 Dec 2017 5:54 AM

Facelift for Delhi’s busiest intersection

The flyover had been constructed by the previous Sheila Dikshit government and is one of the busiest traffic junctions in the national capital.

10 Dec 2017 5:53 AM