Judicial probe will prove Sasikala innocent: Dinakaran (Lead)

Bengaluru |Friday, 2017 4:15:04 PM IST

A judicial probe into then Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa's death will prove AIADMK General Secretary V.K. Sasikala innocent, T.T.V. Dinakaran, a leader of one of the AIADMK factions, said here on Fri

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Kriti, Rajkumar Rao wow in this Romcom suffused with vibrancy of small town life

By Rajesh Ahuja New Delhi | Friday, Aug 18 2017 IST

The small town seems to be the flavour of Bollywood. Hindi films have come a long way from days of the elegant Romance between the 'strait jacketed' hero and coy and well mannered heroine in a metrop

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Chennai Oil Market Rates

Chennai | Friday, Aug 18 2017 IST

Following are the rates in the Chennai Oil Market here today. Castor 11,200 Gingelly 1,350 Ground Nut 1200 Coconut 2475/2731 Vanaspathi 1210/1220

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With Indian Railways suspended services in northern districts, Bengal govt increases bus fleets to flood bound Siliguri and Cooch Behar to evacuate stranded people

Kolkata/Malda/Siligiuri | Friday, Aug 18 2017 IST

With loco services have been suspended beyond Malda station due to flooding in major parts of north Bengal, the West Bengal government today increased its fleet of passenger buses bound for Siliguri a

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Vice-President condemns Barcelona terror attack

New Delhi | Friday, Aug 18 2017 IST

Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu has condemned the terror attack in Barcelona, Spain, which killed more than 13 people and injured several others. In a statement yesterday, the Vice-President said, ''I

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Nikkei hits 3-1/2 month low on strong yen; posts fifth weekly drop

* Tokyo stocks join global sell-off * Nikkei falls for fifth week * Wall Street logs losses as U.S. political woes rattle investors * Insurance | Friday, Aug 18 2017 IST

Japanese stocks fell to 3-1/2-month lows on Friday and posted a fifth weekly drop, hit by losses on Wall Street and a weaker dollar as doubts grow over whether President Donald Trump will be able to p

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Return extra fees or we will take over, Kejriwal tells private schools

New Delhi |Friday, 2017 4:45:04 PM IST

The Delhi government will take over 449 private schools if they do not return the excess fees charged from students, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced on Friday.

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SC seeks Chandigarh's response on compensation to minor mom

New Delhi |Friday, 2017 4:15:05 PM IST

The Supreme Court on Friday sought the Chandigarh administration's response on a plea seeking compensation to a 10-year-old who gave birth to a girl after being raped.

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Kozhikode Coir Market

Kozhikode | Friday, Aug 18 2017 IST

Following were the rates in the Kozhikode Coir market today per quintal. Coir Quilandy No one Rs 8,500 No two Rs 8,000 Beypore No one Rs 6,500 No two Rs 6,000. UNI KRG 1508

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Mamata congratulates Sharad Yadav for 'save composite culture' event

Kolkata |Friday, 2017 4:15:05 PM IST

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday congratulated rebel JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav for organising the "save composite culture" event in Delhi.

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Australia spearhead Starc to miss India white-ball tour

MELBOURNE | Friday, Aug 18 2017 IST

Australia's pace spearhead Mitchell Starc will miss the limited-overs tour of India starting next month as he continues his recovery from a foot injury. Australia will play India in five one-day inter

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BJP's defeated RS candidate challenges EC decision

Ahmedabad |Friday, 2017 4:15:04 PM IST

The BJP candidate Balwantsinh Rajput who lost to Congress leader Ahmed Patel in the Gujarat Rajya Sabha polls has challenged the declaration of two votes as invalid by the Election Commission.

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