Chandigarh, Sep 29 (IANS) The Punjab Cabinet on Thursday hailed the "apt, timely and effective surgical operations undertaken by the Indian Army across the Line of Control in Kashmir" against terrorists and those providing them support. At an emergency meeting of the Cabinet here, chaired
Bengaluru, Sep 29 (IANS) United Breweries (Holdings) Ltd has made its Chairman Vijay Mallya Principal Officer in the absence of a Managing Director, the company said on Thursday. In a regulatory filing to the BSE, after its 100th annual general meeting (AGM) here, the company said Mallya had been monitoring
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Indian Army's "surgical strikes" on terrorist launch pads across the Line of Control has sent a message to Pakistan to not take India for granted, security experts said on Thursday, and noted that there may not be escalation in the situation as Islamabad has denied
Kochi, Sep 29 (IANS) Ambassadors of 31 countries will now attend a second round of meeting in Delhi in November to discuss the sharing of knowledge on ancient trade with Kerala for the Muziris Heritage Project, an official said on Thursday. The ambassadors come from Asian, the Far East and European
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Ahead of his first monetary policy review meeting of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) after taking over as Governor, Urjit Patel on Thursday met Finance Minister Arun Jaitley here. The next bi-monthly monetary policy review of the central bank's interest rates is scheduled
Islamabad, Sep 29 (IANS) The Pakistan military on Thursday said it had captured an Indian soldier and killed eight others, Dawn quoted security sources as saying. The soldier was identified as Chandu Babulal Chohan, 22, from Maharashtra. Dawn said the bodies of the dead Indian soldiers lay unattended
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Bangladesh has backed the "surgical strikes" conducted by the Indian Army on terrorist launch pads in Pakistan-held Kashmir, saying India has got "all legal, internationally accepted right" to respond to any attack on its sovereignty and territory. The statement
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday today has unveiled the trophy for BRICS U-17 football tournament, scheduled to be held in Goa from October 5 to 15. In his address, the Prime Minister reiterated the Nation's commitment to 'sports for all' and 'khelo India' and taking football
Chandigarh, Sep 29 (IANS) Residents of nearly 1,000 villages in Punjab districts bordering Pakistan are being evacuated following escalation of tension between India and Pakistan in the wake of surgical strikes by the Indian Army across the LoC. Punjab shares a 553-km border with Pakistan. "We
Bengaluru, Sep 29 (IANS) A defiant liquor baron Vijaya Mallya on Thursday asserted that he would get judicial relief soon from criminal charges filed against him by a consortium of banks for defaulting on loans his defunct airline raised. "I have a great faith in the Indian judicial system and
After DGMO Lt. Gen. Ranbir Singh said that the army caused "significant casualties" on terrorists and those who support them during surgical strikes across the India-Pakistan border late on Thursday. Leaders across the political spectrum hailed the Indian army.
According to the Indian Army, India caused "significant casualties" on terrorists and those who support them during surgical strikes across the India-Pakistan border late on Wednesday.
Ahead of the second test against India on September 30 at Eden Gardens at Kolkata, New Zealand team was spotted shopping at a cloth store in Kolkata. Check out here.
In the wake of September 18 Uri attacks, which killed 18 Indian soldiers in Jammu and Kashmir, India carried out surgical strikes on terrorist launch pads across the LoC on Thursday. And Bollywood celebrities have hailed and saluted the Indian Army for this step.
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Over one lakh tobacco growers across the country on Thursday submitted a written appeal to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to allow their participation in the official Indian delegation to the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Conference of Parties (FCTC COP7). The farmers
New Jersey, Sep 29 (IANS) At least three persons were killed and over 100 injured on Thursday when a train crashed into the New Jersey Transit Hoboken station during rush hour, causing major structural damage, a media report said. Passengers told the media that it was train number 1614 on the Pascack
Islamabad, Sep 29 (IANS) The Pakistan Foreign Office on Thursday summoned Indian High Commissioner Gautam Bambawale over the "unprovoked" cross-border firing by Indian Army in which two Pakistani soldiers were killed. According to Foreign Office sources, Pakistan "strongly" condemned
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) US Secretary of State John Kerry earlier this week called up External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and conveyed his condolences for those killed in the Uri terror attack and "offered full cooperation", sources said on Thursday. Kerry called up Sushma Swaraj on September
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Eleven days after a terror attack killed 18 soldiers in Jammu and Kashmir, India carried out "surgical strikes" on terrorist launch pads across the Line of Control, inflicting massive casualties and dramatically heightening tensions in the region. Pakistan, however
Kolkata Sep 29 (IANS) New Zealand batsman Kane Williamson on Thursday missed training because of illness, teammate Tom Latham said before their second Test against India at the Eden Gardens starting on Friday. "Kane is a little bit crook today so he won't be training," the Kiwi opening
Mumbai, Sep 29 (IANS) Globally renowned sand artist from Odisha, Sudarsan Pattnaik will create a masterpiece at Mumbai's Juhu Beach on Saturday to mark the end of the state's 'Nirmal Sagar Tat Abhiyaan' (NSTA), an official said here on Thursday. Pattnaik, 39, is currently in Mumbai after
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) The central government here on Thursday notified the constitution of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) well ahead of the Reserve Bank of India monetary policy review on October 4. "In exercise of the powers conferred by the Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934, the Central
Imphal, Sep 29 (IANS) Union Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Anil Madhav Dave on Thursday announced that the Centre will develop the Loktak lake, the largest fresh water body in eastern India. Manipur's environment Minister Irengbam Hemochandra and senior officials also
Mumbai, Sep 29 (IANS) After a positive opening on the back of a rise in global crude oil prices, key Indian equity indices took a sharp fall on Thursday afternoon, after the Indian Army said it had carried out surgical strikes on terror launch pads across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir
New Jersey, Sep 29 (IANS) A train crashed into the New Jersey Transit Hoboken station on Thursday during rush hour, causing major structural damage and injuring over 100 persons, a media report said. Passengers told the media that it was train number 1614 on the Pascack Valley Line, which left Spring