NIA quizzes builder for Maoist links

Ranchi |Wednesday, 2017 9:15:05 PM IST

The NIA on Wednesday raided the house of a builder in Jharkhand's Gumla district over allegations that he had links with top Maoist leader Sudhakaran who carries a bounty of Rs 1 crore on his head.

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Millennial voters to be enrolled for 2018 Meghalaya polls

Shillong |Tuesday, 2017 7:45:05 PM IST

The Meghalaya Election Department is targeting to register millennial voters and has sought the cooperation of political parties in the enrolment of more voters ahead of the 2018 assembly polls, an of

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NIA takes over Kanpur principal's murder case

New Delhi |Monday, 2017 6:15:04 PM IST

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has taken over the murder of Kanpur-based retired junior high school principal Ramesh Babu Shukla, who was killed by unidentified persons last year, an official

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'Arrogant' Modi government has cast dark shadow on Parliamentary democracy: Sonia (Lead)

New Delhi |Monday, 2017 8:15:06 PM IST

Accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi of delaying the Winter Session of Parliament on "flimsy grounds", Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Monday said the government in its "arrogance" has cast a dark

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Former I&B Minister P.R. Dasmunsi dead; PM, Sonia, AIFF condole (Roundup)

New Delhi |Monday, 2017 9:45:04 PM IST

Congress leader and former Union Minister Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi, who suffered a stroke in 2008 and slipped into coma, passed away at Apollo Hospital here on Monday. He was 72.

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Sonia hits out at Modi over delay in Winter Session, making 'false promises'

New Delhi |Monday, 2017 2:15:05 PM IST

Hitting out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for delaying the Winter Session of Parliament on "flimsy grounds", Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Monday warned the NDA regime that it can not escape co

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Sonia, Manmohan among star campaigners for Gujarat polls

New Delhi |Monday, 2017 10:15:06 PM IST

Congress President Sonia Gandhi, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and party Vice President Rahul Gandhi are among the 40 star campaigners for the party for the Gujarat Assembly elections scheduled

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Sonia remembers Dasmunsi as 'devout political activist'

New Delhi |Monday, 2017 5:45:04 PM IST

Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Monday condoled the death of former Union Minister Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi and remembered him as a "devout political activist and one of the tallest leaders of West Be

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'Miniatures, traditional character makeups used once more in movies'

Kolkata |Monday, 2017 1:45:04 PM IST

"Lord of the Rings" and "Avatar" associated physical/special effects wizard Gareth McGhie said the move towards computer graphics and full digital shots has been the "biggest challenge" facing the phy

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PAAS convener Bambhania says threatened with kidnap of son

Gandhinagar |Monday, 2017 1:15:07 PM IST

Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) convenor and Hardik Patel's aide Dinesh Bambhania on Monday said an unknown caller had threatened to kidnap his son from school.

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Ukrainian official banned from entering Poland

Warsaw |Sunday, 2017 5:15:04 AM IST

Ukrainian official Svyatoslav Sheremeta was banned from entering the country, the Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed.

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Indira Gandhi opposed those dividing India over religion: Sonia

New Delhi |Sunday, 2017 2:45:04 PM IST

Indira Gandhi "fought for secularism, against all those forces seeking to divide the Indian people on lines of religion and caste", Congress President Sonia Gandhi said on Sunday.

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