If not Sonia, Congress old guard may want Priyanka to lead

New Delhi |Friday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST

The Congress may be veering towards Priyanka Gandhi becoming the new party President to end the current impasse, but there are no signs of leadership crisis ending anytime soon with Rahul Gandhi leav

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52 criminals eliminated in Meerut zone in 28 months

Meerut |Friday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST

It may not be 'Ab Tak 56', but it's definitely 'Ab Tak 52'. It reflects the number of criminals eliminated in the Meerut zone during the Yogi Adityanath regime, which is just two months s

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Sushil Modi draws flak for watching movie amid floods in Bihar

Patna |Friday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST

Bihar's main opposition party Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) has critisised Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi for watching the film "Super 30" even as the grim flood situation in the state showed little s

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No trace of foreigners who escaped from police custody (Lead)

Greater Noida |Friday, 2019 6:15:05 AM IST

A week after 17 foreign nationals escaped from police custody in Gautam Budh Nagar district in Uttar Pradesh, there is no trace of them.

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Two commit suicide in north Delhi

New Delhi |Friday, 2019 6:15:05 AM IST

In two separate incidents, two men allegedly committed suicide in north Delhi area on Wednesday, the police said on Thursday.

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Rift in J&K Congress over 'Martyrs' Day' issue

New Delhi |Friday, 2019 6:15:05 AM IST

A rift has emerged within the Jammu and Kashmir unit of the Congress over the ‘Martyrs' Day which is commemorated every year on July 13 in the Valley.

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Karnataka Governor directs CM to prove majority on Friday by 1:30 p.m. (Second Lead)

Bengaluru |Friday, 2019 6:15:05 AM IST

On a day of high drama in the Karnataka Assembly and swift developments later, Governor Vajubhai Vala on Thursday directed Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy to prove his majority on Friday by 1:30 p.m.

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Woman constable commits suicide after WhatsApp tiff with husband

New Delhi |Friday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST

Suspecting her husband of chatting with a girl on WhatsApp, a 27-year-old Delhi Police woman constable committed suicide at her residence in west Delhi's Dwarka, a police officer said on Thursday.

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Scheme to help colleges raise standards launched (Lead)

New Delhi |Friday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST

Higher education institutions that have failed to meet the quality standards of the National Assessment Accreditation Council (NAAC) can now get mentorship from the top universities and colleges.

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Dozen of Bengali film, TV actors join BJP

New Delhi |Friday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST

About a dozen of Bengali actors, including Parno Mittra, joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the presence of West Bengal state unit chief Dilip Ghosh, Mukul Roy and spokesperson Sambit Patra, h

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Delhi police files chargesheet in Tiwari's son murder case

New Delhi |Friday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST

The Delhi Police on Thursday filed a chargesheet against Apoorva Shukla, who was arrested for allegedly murdering her husband Rohit Shekhar Tiwari, son of former Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand chief mi

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4 die of suffocation in Kancheepuram temple crowd (Lead)

Chennai |Friday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST

Tragedy struck as the crowd waited to have glimpse of the Athi Varadar deity in Tamil Nadu's Kancheepuram on Thursday as four persons, including two women, died due to suffocation owing to the huge ma

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