India News

Yes, we are probing P Chidambaram in Aircel case, CBI tells Supreme Court

Former FM Chidambaram’s role in giving the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) clearance is being probed by the CBI. 

published : 04 Apr 2017

Suspended DU professor Saibaba, four others move HC against life term

The police had seized items like pen drives, hard discs and Naxal literature during a search at Saibaba's residence.

published : 03 Apr 2017

Seven institutes from Karnataka among 100 best institutes in country; IISc tops list

Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bengaluru has been ranked as the top university in the country for the second year in a row.

published : 03 Apr 2017

African countries says attacks on Nigerians racist, will call for UNHRC probe

The heads of African Mission accredited to India had convened a special meeting to look into the recent attacks against African students, in Greater Noida.

published : 03 Apr 2017

Dalai Lama meets long-lost ‘friend’ who escorted him to safety

Dalai Lama had an emotional reunion with one of the seven Assam Rifles guards who escorted him to India during his escape from Tibet 58 years ago.

published : 02 Apr 2017

PM Modi throws open country’s longest road tunnel in Jammu and Kashmir

The tunnel will cut the travel time between Jammu and Srinagar by 30 kms and ensure safe and swift passage for commuters even in adverse weather conditions.

published : 02 Apr 2017

All you need to know about India's longest Nashri-Chenani tunnel in Jammu and Kashmir

A unique feature of the tunnel is that at every 150 metres it has an emergency SOS box and a safety evacuation passage connecting to a safety tunnel constructed parallel to the main tunnel.

published : 02 Apr 2017

Enforcement Directorate goes shell fishing for money launderers

Nationwide raids involving almost all the agency’s personnel held at 100 locations across 16 States; firms with links to politicians including Chhagan Bhujbal and Jagan Reddy at the receiving end

published : 02 Apr 2017

Enforcement Directorate raids unearth 700 shell companies operating from one address in Mumbai

ED officials who carried out inspections of 30-35 places in Mumbai reportedly recovered sensitive documents from the office of one Jagdish Prasad Purohit in Andheri.

published : 01 Apr 2017

Azam Khan's role in selling Waqf properties under scanner: UP minister Siddharth Nath Singh

Prominent Shia cleric Maulana Kalbe Jawwad had also in the past accused Khan of selling Waqf property illegally.

published : 01 Apr 2017

Arrival to India was a moment of freedom : Dalai Lama

The spiritual leader was addressing the concluding function of platinum jubilee of 'The Assam Tribune' and golden jubilee of 'The Dainik Asom' group of newspapers.

published : 01 Apr 2017

Enforcement Directorate raids shell firms nationwide

Nationwide searches are being conducted under the Foreign Exchange Management Act (FEMA) and Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) in 16 states. 

published : 01 Apr 2017

Nigerian brothers recount mob attack in Noida, leaving Africans fearful

Five men who had been charged with kidnapping and murder were let go within hours because police could find no evidence.

published : 01 Apr 2017

Sushma Swaraj to make statement on Attack on Africans in Parliament

The development has come a day after Nigeria summoned the Indian High Commissioner in the country.

published : 31 Mar 2017

Hand baggage stamping to continue for those flying abroad

The hand baggage of passengers flying out of the country will continue to be stamped at all the seven airports where this practice will end tomorrow for domestic travellers.

published : 31 Mar 2017