IAF chief Birender Singh Dhanoa backs Rafale, S-400 missile deals; says neighbours not sitting idle

NEW DELHI, September 12: Indian Air Force (IAF) Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa on Wednesday justified the procurement of…

Rivers, wells dry up in Kerala after floods, Govt orders study

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, September 2: With mercury levels rising and abnormal drying up of rivers and wells reported in flood-hit Kerala, the…

SC extends house arrest of rights activists till Sep 17

New Delhi, September 12: The Supreme Court Wednesday extended the house arrest of five rights activists who were arrested in…

Not possible to introduce ghost entries into Aadhaar database: UIDAI

New Delhi, September 12: The UIDAI said Tuesday no operator can make or update Aadhaar unless an individual gives biometrics…

Advani renominated as chairman of Lok Sabha ethics panel

New Delhi, September 12: Veteran BJP leader L K Advani has been renominated as the chairman of the Lok Sabha…

Kerala police summons bishop accused of raping nun to appear on Sept 19

Kochi, September 12: Kerala police has asked Bishop Franco Mullakal of Jalandhar diocese, accused by a nun of raping her,…

Trump to order sanctions against countries that interfere in US elections

Washington, September 12: US President Donald Trump is expected to sign an executive order on Wednesday that would authorise sanctions…

India regrets UN Human Rights Chief’s remarks on Kashmir

UNITED NATIONS, September 12: India has voiced regret over the issue of Jammu and Kashmir being raised in the United…

Putin urges ‘security guarantees’ for NKorea denuclearisation

Vladivostok, September 12: Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday said North Korea must be given security guarantees in exchange for…

Pope Francis summons bishops for summit on sexual abuse scandals

Vatican City, September 12: Pope Francis is summoning the presidents of every bishops conference around the world for a February…