Assam grapples with problem: How to get elephant back from Bangladesh

Assam grapples with problem: How to get elephant back from Bangladesh

Guwahati: This is an elephantine problem not confronted before, and the Assam government has set up an experts’ panel to solve it: How to retrieve a pachyderm washed away from the state by the flooded Brahmaputra river into Bangladesh. The cow elephant was washed away last month from

Tiff over Rs 2 with auto-rickshaw driver claims Mumbai youth
Tiff over Rs 2 with auto-rickshaw driver claims Mumbai youth's life

Mumbai: A 26-year old Mumbai youth lost his life following an argument over change of Rs 2 with an auto-rickshaw driver here

APJ Abdul Kalam: Unconventional President who learnt the art of the political
APJ Abdul Kalam: Unconventional President who learnt the art of the political

NEW DELHI: A.P.J. Abdul Kalam – ex-President, professor, defence technocrat and igniter of young minds passed away on July

Kalam
Kalam's death has left irreplaceable void: Modi

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday paid tribute to former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam on his first death

Chinese troops intrude Barahoti area of Uttarakhand, confirms CM Rawat
Chinese troops intrude Barahoti area of Uttarakhand, confirms CM Rawat

New Delhi: An alarming incident was reported on Wednesday morning in Uttarakhand, where the Chinese intruded disputed

Income Tax raid at AAP legislator Kartar Singh
Income Tax raid at AAP legislator Kartar Singh's residence

New Delhi: The officials of the Income Tax department on Wednesday morning conducted a raid at AAP legislator Kartar Singh

 WATCH: Miraculous escape for two on a scooty after being dragged under a bus in MP
WATCH: Miraculous escape for two on a scooty after being dragged under a bus in MP's Gwalior

New Delhi: In a bone- chilling incident, a scooty was dragged under a bus on Wednesday morning, almost killing 2 riders. The

Two women thrashed in Mandsaur for allegedly carrying beef
Two women thrashed in Mandsaur for allegedly carrying beef

BHOPAL: Two women were roughed up by a crowd led by ‘Gau Rakshaks’ at Mandsaur railway station for allegedly carrying

Opposition corners Govt in RS over Mandsaur beef rumour issue
Opposition corners Govt in RS over Mandsaur beef rumour issue

New Delhi: A massive uproar was observed in the Upper house of the parliament on Wednesday morning, after BSP supremo Mayawati

Kejriwal to attend Mother Teresa
Kejriwal to attend Mother Teresa's canonisation ceremony in Rome

NEW DELHI: Delhi Chief Arvind Kejriwal has accepted the Missionaries of Charity’s invitation to attend the sainthood

Pankaja Munde using Delhi SUV without paying tax in Maharashtra: AAP
Pankaja Munde using Delhi SUV without paying tax in Maharashtra: AAP

Mumbai: Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday accused Women and Child Welfare Minister Pankaja Munde of “avoiding” paying tax to

Absconding Dayashankar Singh seen in Deoghar;
Absconding Dayashankar Singh seen in Deoghar; 'BJP protecting him', says Mayawati

NEW DELHI: Expelled Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Dayashankar Singh, who is absconding after being booked for derogatory

Foundation stone of former President Dr. Kalam
Foundation stone of former President Dr. Kalam's memorial laid in Rameswaram

New Delhi: The foundation stone for a national memorial of A P J Abdul Kalam was laid in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu on Wednesday

No annual increment for non-performing employees: Govt
No annual increment for non-performing employees: Govt

NEW DELHI: Central government employees will not get annual increment if their performance is not upto the mark, the Centre has

10 lakh bankers to hold strike on July 29
10 lakh bankers to hold strike on July 29

Chennai: With conciliation meeting between the United Forum of Bank Unions (UFBU) that has given a strike call on July 29, the

Parveen Rana named provisional replacement for Narsingh for Rio Olympic
Parveen Rana named provisional replacement for Narsingh for Rio Olympic

New Delhi: Wrestler Narsingh Yadav’s provisional suspension from the Rio Olympic squad has opened the doors for rookie

Stolen LMG recovered in Punjab; BSF trooper on the run
Stolen LMG recovered in Punjab; BSF trooper on the run

Jalandhar: Security agencies have recovered a light machine gun (LMG), which was stolen by a BSF trooper from a forward post in

Mann demands Modi too be summoned by Lok Sabha panel
Mann demands Modi too be summoned by Lok Sabha panel

New Delhi: AAP parliamentarian Bhagwant Mann on Tuesday demanded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi also be summoned before a

Arvind Kejriwal
Arvind Kejriwal's former pricipal secretary Rajendra Kumar granted bail in corruption case

New Delhi: A court on Tuesday granted bail to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s former Principal Secretary Rajendra

No plan for women in army combat role, Parrikar tells Rajya Sabha
No plan for women in army combat role, Parrikar tells Rajya Sabha

New Delhi: There are no plans to induct women for combat roles in the Indian Army, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar informed the

Irom Sharmila to end fast, fight Manipur polls
Irom Sharmila to end fast, fight Manipur polls

Imphal: Manipur’s ‘Iron Lady’ Irom Chanu Sharmila, who has been on a hunger strike for the past 16 years

Shiv Sena
Shiv Sena 'rotted' during alliance with BJP: Uddhav Thackeray

MUMBAI: The Shiv Sena “rotted” during the 25 years of its alliance in Maharashtra with the BJP, which ended in 2014

Sandeep Dixit unhappy with Congress
Sandeep Dixit unhappy with Congress' national leadership?

NEW DELHI: Congress leader and former Delhi chief minister Shiela Dixit’s son, Sandeep Dixit, seems unhappy with the