• No country abandons its citizens: VK Singh on missing Indians

    No country abandons its citizens: VK Singh on missing Indians

    Reacting on 39 Indian construction workers abducted from Mosul three years back by Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh on Sunday said that till the time government doesn’t get proof, no government can abandon its citizens

  • Tragic! Pregnant woman carried in sling for 16 km to reach ambulance

    Tragic! Pregnant woman carried in sling for 16 km to reach ambulance

    Adding a blot to the medical facilities of the country, a pregnant woman of Odisha's Lanjigarh had to be carried to the hospital in a sling for 16 kilometres to reach an ambulance

  • Watch video: Mysterious deaths of starlets!

    Watch video: Mysterious deaths of starlets!

    Bollywood looks glitzy and glamorous from the outside, but it also has stories of struggling actors trying to make a mark in the industry. Here is a list of some starlets who died under mysterious circumstances

  • Monsoon woes: British-era bridge over Dhansiri river shut down

    Monsoon woes: British-era bridge over Dhansiri river shut down

    After a bridge collapse in Dimapur city killed four people, another bridge over the Dhansiri River at Kuda B Khel, Half Nagarjan, has been shut down since Thursday as precautionary measure following a crack in the middle by about 1 feet

  • Cop slaps man for crossing road as CM Chandrababu convoy was passing

    Cop slaps man for crossing road as CM Chandrababu convoy was passing

    In a shocking incident, a cop slapped a man, who was trying to cross the road, when the convoy of Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu was passing through in Hyderabad

  • Reliance Jio announces launch of 4G feature phone at Rs. 1,500

    Reliance Jio announces launch of 4G feature phone at Rs. 1,500

    On the 40th annual general meeting of reliance, Reliance Jio announced about the launch of its much awaited feature phone, 'Jio Phone’, which will be released on August 15

  • Watch video: Infant dies after being bitten by wild dog in Haryana

    Watch video: Infant dies after being bitten by wild dog in Haryana

    An infant died after being bitten by a dog in Haryana's Rewari District. A street dog dragged the child at back of hospital after biting the infant brutally. People near the hospital saw and rescued the child

  • Farooq Abdullah calls for third party intervention to settle Kashmir issue

    Farooq Abdullah calls for third party intervention to settle Kashmir issue

    Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah expressed concern on the prevailing Kashmir issue and said India should take help either of the United States or China to find a permanent solution

  • No information on 39 Indians missing in Mosul, says Iraq's Ambassador to India

    No information on 39 Indians missing in Mosul, says Iraq's Ambassador to India

    Iraq's Ambassador to India, Fakhri-H-Al-Issa, on Thursday said that he has no information regarding the 39 Indians who were abducted by the Islamic State (IS). "I don't want to say anything. I have no information. Sometimes no news is good news. They might be in Badush prison," he said

  • Caught on cam: Cop slaps man for crossing road as CM Chandrababu convoy was passing

    Caught on cam: Cop slaps man for crossing road as CM Chandrababu convoy was passing

    In a shocking incident, a cop slapped a man, who was trying to cross the road, when the convoy of Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu was passing through in Hyderabad

  • Rare surgery! Patient plays guitar during brain surgery

    Rare surgery! Patient plays guitar during brain surgery

    In a rare incident, a 37-year-old musician played guitar on the operation theater while surgeons 'burned' his brain to correct a neurological disorder

  • Imphal Police seize drugs worth Rs. 28 lakh

    Imphal Police seize drugs worth Rs. 28 lakh

    The Imphal East district police have seized a huge consignment of heroin worth over Rs. 28 lakh and arrested two drug peddlers.The drive was conducted in the Mantripukhri area in Imphal where a Santro car was caught carrying 250 grams of heroin as informed by the police official.The drugs were reportedly seized from 26-year-old B. Krishna and Solim Letkhongam from Tengnoupal district of Imphal.

  • Police rescue 'kaanwariyas' from drowning into Ganga river

    Police rescue 'kaanwariyas' from drowning into Ganga river

    The Uttarakhand Police have rescued several ‘kaanwariyas’ from drowning into the Ganga River in Haridwar. People participating in annual ‘kanwar festival’ often drown into the river while bathing and taking pictures. Haridwar Senior Superintendent of Police Krishna Kumar VK informed mediapersons that around 36 people were saved in the rescue operation. Various teams are stationed in Haridwar for the safety and security of kaanwariyas’. ‘Kanwariyas’ are devotees of lord Shiva who participate in annual pilgrimage called ‘kanwar yatra’. The pilgrims travel to Hindu pilgrimage places of Haridwar, Gaumukh and Gangotri in Uttarakhand and Sultanganj in Bihar to fetch holy water of Ganga River.

  • Apathy! Sweeper turns doctor at Sircilla hospital

    Apathy! Sweeper turns doctor at Sircilla hospital

    Stating an example of medical apathy in the country, a sweeper was seen performing medical duties at a hospital in Telangana’s Sircilla town. In the video that has surfaced, a queue of pregnant women can be seen waiting outside the room while the sweeper lady was attending the patients.

  • Medical apathy! Husband carries pregnant woman to hospital on cot

    Medical apathy! Husband carries pregnant woman to hospital on cot

    In yet another incident of medical negligence, a pregnant woman named Purnami Majhi was taken to hospital on a cot. The incident was reported from Dharamgarh area of Odisha’s Kalahandi district.

  • 4-month-old Pak infant gets a new lease of life after successful heart surgery

    4-month-old Pak infant gets a new lease of life after successful heart surgery

    The infant was brought to India for medical treatment after by External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj extended her support. Rohaan’s father, Kanwal Sadiq, who was elated at the outcome of the surgery, took the opportunity to thank Swaraj

  • Couple beaten up by goons in name of moral policing, 2 held

    Couple beaten up by goons in name of moral policing, 2 held

    In yet another incident of harassment, a couple was brutally beaten up by some goons in the name of moral policing in Maharajganj of Uttar Pradesh. Both the victims were brutally thrashed with sticks. According to the police official, an objectionable video of the girl was leaked, following which the goons chastised them. A case has been registered in the local police station. Two people involved in the case have been arrested.

  • Video: Foreigner to walk 6,000 km to highlight farmers plight in India

    Video: Foreigner to walk 6,000 km to highlight farmers plight in India

    To aware people about the plight of farmers in the country and raising funds for the families of farmers who committed suicide, a NGO United Sikhs in partnership with UK-based NGO Nomadic Lion started a 6,000km long from Kanyakumari to Punjab

  • Presidential election: Ramnath Kovind offers prayers at Bangla Sahib Gurdwara

    Presidential election: Ramnath Kovind offers prayers at Bangla Sahib Gurdwara

    Centre's presidential candidate Ramnath Kovind visited the Bangla Sahib Gurdwara and offered his prayers here on Wednesday night. Kovind's fate will be decided today as the counting for the polls begins today. Ramnath Kovind is contesting against Opposition's nominee Meira Kumar. The polling for the 'first citizen of India' was conducted on Monday

  • Lalu Yadav offered RS seat to Mayawati from Bihar, confirms son Tejashwi

    Lalu Yadav offered RS seat to Mayawati from Bihar, confirms son Tejashwi

    Bihar Deputy CM Tejashwi Yadav on Wednesday night arrived in the national capital. Responding to a question thrown by the media, the Deputy CM confirmed that Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) Chief Lalu Prasad Yadav has spoken to Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Supremo Mayawati, conveyed support to her and offered her a Rajya Sabha (RS) seat from Bihar