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India increasingly uses technology to address concerns of Indians living abroad: Ram Nath Kovind

President Ram Nath Kovind was addressing the Indian community in Ljubljana; he said that India was committed to enhance the economic relations with Slovenia.

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India successfully test fires air-to-air missile Astra

Beyond-visual-range missile Astra was launched from Sukhoi-30 MKI as a part of user trials.

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Onion price rise temporary phase, says Paswan

The Minister of Food and Public Distribution said that there is a disruption because of floods in main-growing states like Maharasthra and Karnataka

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Petition filed against Gangwar for ‘insulting’ people of north India

Social activist Tamanna Hashmi filed the petition against Minister Santosh Gangwar on September 16 before the Court of Chief Judicial Magistrate Surya Kant Tiwari in Muzaffarpur.

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Data: Just 26% of Indians speak Hindi as mother tongue

A language is an umbrella term which contains many mother tongues. 43% of Indians speak the Hindi language, which includes many mother tongues such as

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Mobile app for early cancer education

M-Onco Ed to empower primary care providers with oncology education

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Modi meets mother Heeraben on his 69th birthday

After inaugurating the Namami Devi Narmade Mahotsav, Modi reached his mother’s residence and had food with her

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Kashmiris are dying a slow death, says CPI(M) leader Tarigami

Yusuf Tarigami is the first political leader from Jammu & Kashmir to address a press conference after abrogation of Article 370.

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36% of over 100 tribal children at Maharashtra health camp found malnourished

A total of 124 children were examined at the health camp conducted on Monday in the tribal-dominated Jawhar taluka

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Navy to induct submarine Khanderi, commission carrier dry dock on Sept. 28

Navy to seek higher allocation in defence budget

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Mayawati calls Congress untrustworthy after MLAs switch sides

Instead of fighting its opposing parties, the Congress is only hurting parties who support it, she alleged

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Mamata on meeting Modi: “It’s a constitutional obligation”

The Chief Minister says she will be discussing routine work related to West Bengal

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J&K decision inspired by Patel’s vision: Modi

Sardar Vallabhai Patel’s vision inspired the Central government’s recent move on Jammu and Kashmir, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday. Prai

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Calcutta HC extends interim protection from arrest to Mukul Roy till Nov. 8

The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday extended interim protection from arrest to BJP leader Mukul Roy in a case of alleged payout for a railway panel me

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Explained: The Jammu & Kashmir Public Safety Act

Hours before the Supreme Court was due to hear a habeus corpus petition, Former Jammu & Kashmir Chief Minister Dr. Farooq Abdullah was detained under the PSA.

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Godavari boat tragedy: 10 more bodies found

More than 25 persons still missing after a private tourist boat capsized in the river near Katchuluru village on Sunday.

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Justice Shantanagoudar recuses from disqualified Karnataka MLAs case

The judge, who hails from the State, says his conscience does not allow him to hear the pleas

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Saradha scam case: CBI plans forming special teams to trace ex-police chief of Kolkata

CBI approaches court seeking non-bailable warrant against Rajeev Kumar.

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Veteran Malayalam actor Sathar passes away

Sathar, who made his debut in Malayalam movie Bharyaye Aavashyamundu , has acted in over 300 movies, including Tamil and Telugu films

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Narendra Modi visits Statue of Unity, Sardar Sarovar dam on birthday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi turned 69 on Tuesday and began the day with a visit to the Statue of Unity and the Sardar Sarovar Dam on the river Narma

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Watch | Pulikkali: Kerala's 'play of the tigers'

Pulikkali is performed on the fourth day of Onam

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Yediyurappa promises separate Secretariat for Kalyana Karnataka

Chief Minister takes part in Kalyana Karnataka Utsava Dinacharane celebrations

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Financial literacy programmes for farmers

Agriculture Minister V.S. Sunil Kumar has said that all steps would be adopted to provide moratorium benefits on agriculture loans to all farmers in t

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Naidu demands CBI probe into death of former A.P. Speaker Kodela

He took the extreme step following the “humiliation meted out by the A.P. government,” says TDP president

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Six Rajasthan BSP MLAs join Congress

After deciding to merge with the Congress, the MLAs handed over a letter to Speaker C.P. Joshi around midnight

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‘Kanivu 108’ gets going today

Statewide network to have 315 ambulances by October

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Politics live: Centre can't evade responsibility for the economic slowdown by diverting attention from it, says Priyanka

Here are the day's political developments from across the country.

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DRDO's unmanned aircraft crashes in Chitradurga

The unmanned aerial vehicle developed technical snags soon after take off

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PM Modi asks the public for speech ideas ahead of Houston event

Modi has earlier asked the people for ideas for his Independence Day speech and ‘Mann Ki Baat’ programme

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Six Rajasthan BSP MLAs write to Assembly speaker to merge legislative party with Congress

In a politically significant development in Rajasthan, all six BSP MLAs on Monday night gave a letter to the state assembly speaker to merge the leg

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Leaders greet PM Modi on his 69th birthday

Mr. Modi has a packed schedule and will spend most part of the day in Gujarat

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Konkan Railway launches cleanliness drive in all its stations and on trains

Konkan Railway Corporation Ltd. (KRCL) is taking up Swatchata Pakhwara (Cleanliness Fortnight) drive from Monday till September 30 as part of the Prim

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Will meet India, Pakistan PMs soon, says Trump

According to Mr. Trump’s schedule, he could meet the Pakistani Prime Minister on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly Session in New York later this month.

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Row over Hindi: Yediyurappa goes into damage-control mode

Kannada activists criticise his statement as amounting to too little and too late

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Recognise sacrifices made for Telangana Liberation: BJP

Ch. Vidyasagar Rao rejoins party

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Implement suggestions to end bias in schools: VCK leader

Ravikumar writes to Puducherry Chief Minister

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Veteran journalist Ajay Singh appointed new Press Secretary to President

Veteran journalist Ajay Singh has been appointed Press Secretary to President Ram Nath Kovind on contract basis for one year. Mr. Singh will succeed A

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Journalists in Jharkhand invited to write about govt welfare schemes for a fee

According to sources in I&PR department, 30 selected journalists will get ₹15,000 each for writing four articles each on government programmes.

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Central Vista redevelopment plan: CPWD reduces earnest money, doesn’t clarify which buildings to be demolished

Replying to concerns raised by architects who participated in a pre-bid meeting for its ambitious redevelopment plan for Central Vista and Parliament

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Tripura tribal party calls for NRC, to hold rally on Sept. 24

Top leaders of mainstream regional parties have been invited to the rally

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India-Iran discuss Chabahar port and connectivity projects

India and Iran discussed the status of the Shahid Beheshti Port, Chabahar and full operationlisation of the Trilateral Transit Agreement during the 16

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ED may open fresh probe against J&K Bank officials

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) plans to open a money laundering probe into two fresh cases registered by the Jammu and Kashmir Anti-Corruption Branc

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Turkish award for activist who survived assault by coal mafia

Agnes Kharshiing had come under attack in last November

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Centre, State must work closely to resolve issues facing investors: Banwarilal Purohit

T.N. has excellent educational infrastructure: Purohit

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Combined coastal security exercise off Odisha coast on September 18

Th 36-hour-long exercise will be carried out by Indian Navy, Coast Guard, Marine Police, Forest Department, Fisheries Department and others.

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T.N. releases e-vehicle policy; rolls out a slew of concessions

Road tax exemption till 2022 and waiver of registration charges for electric two-wheelers among sops

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Communication blockade in J&K: Scientists step in to assist students who missed deadlines

Kashmiri applicants to foreign universities face hurdles

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Over 600 girls rescued from A.P. school

Water suddenly rose to 3 feet; compound wall demolished for rescue efforts

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Man arrested for kidnapping minor boy after befriending him on LGBT dating app

Accomplices on the run

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Godavari boat tragedy: search continues for 38 victims

A total of 73 persons — 41 from Telangana and 32 from Andhra Pradesh — were aboard the Royal Vasista, the tourist boat when it capsized on Sunday aft

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Laterite quarry operators to go on indefinite strike

20,000 workers facing job loss, says owners’ association

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Unnithan asks officials to expedite Central projects

13 lakh job days created under MGNREGS in Kasaragod

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Centre’s stimulus package will deepen crisis further: Left parties

Five Left parties will be holding a joint convention on Friday on deepening economic crisis and massive job loss.

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Govt. notified rules for 50% quota in works and service contracts for BCs, SCs, STs and minorities

50% of contracts in reserved categories are earmarked for women

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Congress to discuss slowdown with Opposition parties

Meet is also likely to address issues like NRC for other States

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HC sets aside Telangana State's decision to demolish Errum Manzil

Telangana Cabinet had decided to demolish the heritage structure to build new Assembly

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Yuva Sambrama 2019 from today

Yuva Sambrama 2019, an event for the youth ahead of Dasara, will unfold at the Open Air Theatre at Manasagangotri campus on Tuesday. The 10-day progra

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‘Coral reefs in danger due to climate change’

It will have direct impact on coastal communities in A.P. and T.N., says M.S. Swaminathan

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Nearly 150 vacancies need to be filled in museums: Ma Foi K. Pandiarajan.

National Art Gallery at Egmore Museum is awaiting inauguration by the CM

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Flash floods hit five mandals in Kurnool district

Special teams deployed to evacuate people from affected areas

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NGOs must not be ‘guilty of conversion’

Office-bearers, key functionaries and members of NGOs, receiving foreign funds, will have to declare before the government that they were not prosecut

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‘BJP will bring back medical college to Chitradurga’

Praising Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa, State president of the Bharatiya Janata Party Nalin Kumar Kateel has hit out at the former Chief Minister H.

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Leopard spotted near Jain Mutt at Shravanabelagola

Residents of Shravanabelgolain Channarayapatna taluk are in fear after a leopard was spotted moving around the Jain Mutt recently. The CCTV cameras in

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Goal set to tackle plastic waste menace, says Joshi

Using fuel derived from plastic mandatory in industries

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Sainik School Bijapur celebrates 56th Founding Day

The Sainik School Bijapur celebrated its 56th Founding Day with a number of programmes on Monday.The celebration featured multifarious activities of t

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Draft plan ready for underground drainage system work

The comprehensive network will cover the entire Hubballi-Dharwad and efforts will be made to take it up under Amrut Yojana: Jagadish Shettar

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‘File criminal case against erring officials’

Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs, Mines and Coal Pralhad Joshi has directed the Deputy Commissioner of Dharwad and the Municipal Commissioner

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Siddaramaiah calls BSY ‘weakest CM’ over delay in securing relief

Criticizing the BJP government in the State for not making enough of an effort to secure Central assistance for flood-hit Karnataka, former Chief Mini

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SI, two constables suspended; Home Guard sent back to dept.

Sub-Inspector of Police Muddurangaswamy and two police constables attached to the Gabbur Police Station were suspended and a Home Guard sent back to h

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Retired employees of VISP seek renewal of rental agreement

The retired employees of Visvesvaraya Iron and Steel Plant (VISP), a public sector unit, staged a protest in Bhadravati on Monday demanding renewal of

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‘Transfers targeted at one community’

JD(S) leader and former Minister H.D. Revanna alleged that the B.S. Yediyurappa-led government was targeting officers of one community in transfers. “

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Beauty of Tamil lies in its diversity: Ki.Ra.

A pioneer in penning stories in regional dialects, the 97-year-old has collected and recorded 200 folk stories of Puducherry

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Rayalaseema groundwater table plummets by 6.4 metres in a year

Kadapa records the maximum of 8.39, Kurnool the lowest at 2.41 m

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Tamil Nadu's electric vehicle policy elicits praise from industrialists

‘It is both progressive and comprehensive in nature’

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Rock crushers in Anantapur district told to show permits for blasting

Mines department preparing to conduct study as per National Green Tribunal orders

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DMK to hold State-wide protest on Sept. 20 against ‘Hindi imposition’

Stalin condemns Shah’s statement on Hindi uniting the country

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Mahadayi: Joshi to approach Union Water Minister

Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs, Mines and Coal Pralhad Joshi has said that in the wake of Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant declining to be p

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Keen to be part of India’s development: SL Minister

SL to India is more important than SL to China, says Ganesan

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Water woes overflow in Sangareddy

Parched reality pinching commoners, public representatives alike; supply through reverse pumping an option

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Joint Collector admits son to municipal high school

Vizianagaram Joint Collector-2 R. Kurmanath admitted his 14-year-old son Trivikram to the municipal high school located in Kaspa Street, to indicate t

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ECI may announce poll dates for three States on Thursday

CEC to meet officials in police, Railways, I-T over next 2 days

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Ministers criticise officials for lack of preparation at meeting

Officials were taken to task by the Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Pralhad Joshi and Minister for Large and Medium Industries Jagadish Shett

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St. Francis revokes ‘below knee kurti’ rule after students’ stir

Students had been asked to sign an undertaking at the start of academic year

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A whole Telangana village unites in grief after Godavari mishap

Kadipikonda villagers stand by kin of nine residents missing in the boat tragedy

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Only 8 sand reaches operational in State

Rivers in spate force suspension of excavation at other places

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BJP-Sena seat-sharing deal may derail over Aarey

While Sena chief says project may meet same fate as Nanar oil refinery, CM claims talks in last stage

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Hospital overflows with patients, Collector reviews arrangements

Karnan orders immediate arrangement of additional beds

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Celebrate Liberation Day as State festival, demands BJP

Leader seeks proof of TRS’ commitment towards protection of TS culture, history

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Vigorous search launched for missing passengers

A total of 73 persons, including 41 from Telangana and 32 from Andhra Pradesh, were in Royal Vasista boat, which capsized in the Godavari River at Kat

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Yarlagadda: Hindi cannot be imposed

‘However, use of the language is increasing day by day’

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NCW, NHRC pull up Bihar officials over gangrape

Notices served on Chief Secretary and State police chief

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Cement price plummets to ₹280 per bag in Srikakulam

Slump in realty sector due to non-availability of sand is said to be the reason

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Government orders probe into two projects, scraps elevated corridor tenders

Inquiry to be completed in 2 months

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CCTV camera installed at ‘Sabera’ inside the Tirumala temple

A visit to the room is treated as a preferential treatment by the TTD management

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District in-charge Ministers announced; CM keeps Bengaluru city for himself

Ashok gets Bengaluru Rural, Laxman Savadi given Ballari

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NLSIU student wins constitutional law debate finale

It was organised by the U.S. Consulate General in Chennai.

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Dalit MP denied entry into Gollarahatti in Tumakuru

I am deeply pained, I went there to provide them amenities: Chitradurga MP A. Narayanaswamy

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Steroids worth ₹10 lakh seized at Chennai airport

Anabolic and Androgenic steroids, most of which are banned in sports, were seized at Chennai airport on Sunday, according to a press release. Rajan Mi

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Drone strikes on Saudi facility lead to jump in crude prices

Supplies to India will not be affected, Saudi Aramco officials tell oil companies

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Technical glitches in Hyderabad traffic signals make countdown timers worthless

Commuters feel they make the drive safe

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