IS chief killed, says Syrian Observatory

Islamic State group chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was reported dead on Tuesday, a day after Iraq declared it had driven the jihadists from their one-time biggest stronghold of Mosul.

Updated on : 12-07-2017 09:56 AM
President of India inaugurates ‘Ashiana Annexe’ in Dehradun

President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday inaugurated the annexe of the presidential retreat Ashiana in Dehradun, which has accommodation facilities for accompanying officers and s...

Updated on : 11-07-2017 07:47 AM
Tri-nation Malabar Naval Exercise in Bay of Bengal begins

The US, Japanese and Indian navies today began the Malabar Naval Exercise-2017 aimed at achieving deeper military ties between the three nations.

Updated on : 10-07-2017 01:06 PM
President stresses on improving quality of education

President Pranab Mukherjee today launched two programmes to take education to the remotest corners of the country with the help of technology.

Updated on : 09-07-2017 11:55 PM
TMC responsible for West Bengal Situation: BJP

TMC responsible for West Bengal Situation: BJP The West Bengal government has announced a judicial inquiry into the clashes at Baduria and Basirhat in the North 24 Parganas...

Updated on : 09-07-2017 11:45 PM
PM assures all help to flood hit Assam; death toll rise...

The death toll in Assam floods has risen to 23 with flood situation deteriorating is parts of the state.

Updated on : 09-07-2017 10:44 PM
Army back on streets after fresh violence in Darjeeling

Fresh violence has erupted in Darjeeling hills, prompting the state government to call the Army back on the streets as Gorkhaland supporters torched a police outpost, a toy tr...

Updated on : 09-07-2017 01:56 PM
Ahmedabad declared world heritage city by UNESCO

Ahmedabad has made India proud again. The walled city has become India's first World Heritage City. Unesco's world heritage committee selected Ahmedabad in its 41st session in...

Updated on : 09-07-2017 08:25 AM
Basirhat Violence: BJP central team arrives in Kolkata ...

A central delegation of BJP today arrived in West Bengal to assess the ground situation in trouble torn Basirhat of 24 Parganas District.

Updated on : 08-07-2017 07:09 PM
PM presents 10 point action agenda to counter terrorism...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi presents 10 point action agenda to counter terrorism at the G20 summit on Friday. Prime Minister stresses on the need for deterrent action a...

Updated on : 07-07-2017 11:39 PM
CBI registers case against Lalu Yadav & family

The CBI on Friday carried out searches at the premises of family members of former railway minister Lalu Prasad Yadav in connection with a fresh case of alleged irregulari...

Updated on : 07-07-2017 10:23 AM
Achal Kumar Joti takes charge as new Chief Election Com...

Election Commissioner, Achal Kumar Joti Thursday took over as the new chief election commissioner succeeding Nasim Zaidi.

Updated on : 06-07-2017 11:58 PM
IAF plane crashes in Rajasthan, pilots safe

A MiG-23 trainer aircraft of the Indian Air Force today crashed in Rajasthan's Jodhpur district, with both the pilots ejecting safely. The incident occurred in Balesar area.

Updated on : 06-07-2017 05:09 PM
PM addresses Indian diaspora in Israel

Prime Minister Narendra Modi jointly addressed the Indian diaspora along with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the Tel Aviv Convention Centre on Wednesday.

Updated on : 06-07-2017 09:13 AM
HM Rajnath speaks to WB guv, CM to resolve differences

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday spoke to West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee following the public spat between th...

Updated on : 06-07-2017 07:39 AM
GST resolution passed by J&K Assembly

Following the chaos on Tuesday in the special four day sitting of the J&K assembly to discuss implementation of GST in the state the house passed the tax reform on Wednesday.

Updated on : 05-07-2017 10:12 PM
Sushil Modi slams Nitish Kumar for not taking action ag...

BJP leader Sushil Modi has accused RJD chief Lalu Prasad of acquiring over 125 properties through shell companies and other fraudulent means.

Updated on : 05-07-2017 09:50 PM
PM Modi to pay homage to the memory of Indian soldiers ...

Diplomatic relations between India and Israel may have begun in 1992, but Indian soldiers had already scripted a glorious chapter in the relations between the two countries wa...

Updated on : 05-07-2017 09:33 PM
US, South Korea stage show of force after North Korea I...

The US on Wednesday confirmed that North Korea test launched an intercontinental ballistic missile for the first time and warned of an "escalated threat" from Pyongy...

Updated on : 05-07-2017 05:02 PM
Assam: Flood warning sounded for next 36 hours in Nalbari

In Assam, there is no respite from floods as new areas have been inundated due to rains. Nearly four lakh people are reeling under the fury of flood at 13 districts.

Updated on : 05-07-2017 02:28 PM
PM Modi to meet Israel President Reuven Rivlin on Day 2

Day two of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's historic visit to Israel will kick off with a meeting with Israel's President Reuven Rivlin on Wednesday.

Updated on : 04-07-2017 09:36 PM
Heavy rains lash North, West, North-East India

The flood situation across Imphal Valley in Manipur continued to remain grim with heavy showers leading to water logging in Imphal East and Thoubal districts.

Updated on : 04-07-2017 06:18 PM
Vector borne diseases: Health Ministry review preparedness

With malaria and chikungunya cases continuing to rise in the national capital, the Union Health Ministry on Tuesday said it would soon hold a secretary-level meet with the Del...

Updated on : 04-07-2017 05:45 PM
India, Israel can work together in various fields: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that Israel has progressed well within a very short span of time.

Updated on : 04-07-2017 05:08 PM
J&K: Third militant killed as Pulwama encounter ent...

A third militant was killed today in an encounter with security forces in Pulwama district of south Kashmir as the operation entered the second day.

Updated on : 04-07-2017 10:35 AM
Nitish Kumar blames Congress for weakness in Opposition

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said he was not in the race to be a PM candidate for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

Updated on : 03-07-2017 10:45 PM
PM to IAS trainees: Boldness required to drive change

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday advised young IAS officers to avoid getting into a mindset that resists change, and fill India's administrative system with the ener...

Updated on : 03-07-2017 10:24 PM
12th G20 summit to take place in Hamburg, Germany

Leaders of the Group of 20 major economies will be meeting in Hamburg, Germany later this week.

Updated on : 03-07-2017 10:05 PM
PM to interact with secretaries of states &am...

PM to interact with secretaries of states &am...

Updated on : 10-07-2017 12:14 AM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with Chief Secretaries of all States and Union Territories on Monday.

I&B Minister Venkaiah Naidu launches new ...

Updated on : 06-07-2017 01:23 PM
Information and Broadcasting Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday launched the new website of DD News,
PM Modi meets 26/11 child survivor in Israel

PM Modi meets 26/11 child survivor in Israel

Updated on : 05-07-2017 06:48 PM
In a special gesture, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday met Moshe Holtzberg, the Israeli child who was just two years old when he lost his parents in the 2008 Mumbai t....
New Israeli flower named after PM Modi

New Israeli flower named after PM Modi

Updated on : 04-07-2017 11:58 PM
A new fast-growing Israeli flower was named after Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in a special gesture to mark the first visit of an Indian premier to the Jewish nation.
Know about Opposition’s candidate for Preside...

Know about Opposition’s candidate for Preside...

Updated on : 22-06-2017 11:46 PM
The first woman speaker Meira Kumar is all set to contest the Presidential poll. A five time member of Parliament, Congress leader Meira Kumar is the daughter of former d....
Know about NDA

Know about NDA's nominee for Presidential ele...

Updated on : 22-06-2017 11:37 PM
Going beyond numbers, its also the contestants themselves who determine the outcome as well.
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Information and Broadcasting Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday launched the new website of DD News,

Updated on : 06-07-2017 02:16 PM

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