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23 September, 2017 11:46 PM India is mother of terrorism in south Asia, not us: Pakistan responds to Sushma Swaraj at UNGA

In an acrimonious attack on India, Pakistan's permanent representative to UN Maleeha Lodhi accused India of State-sponsored crimes in Kashmir at the UNGA. After External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday denounced Pakistan as the "world's greatest exporter of havoc, death and inhumanity", in strong rebuttal, Pakistan's permanent representative 66

23 September, 2017 12:00 AM Sushma meets US Secretary of State, raises H1-B issue

"The two sides reviewed all aspects of the bilateral relationship, including expanding our trade and investment relations," MEA spokesperson said. New York: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday met US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly Session here and strongly raised the issue of H1-B visas 52

22 September, 2017 5:11 PM Sushma raises H-1B issue in U.S

Reviews regional issues, with a focus on Pakistan, Afghanistan, with Tillerson External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday raised issues related to H-1B visas and people of Indian origin with an uncertain immigration status in America in her first bilateral meeting with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. Ms. Swaraj “strongly raised the issue 27

22 September, 2017 11:49 AM Fire at 3-storey house in Thane; none hurt

Three fire engines were rushed to the site and managed to douse the flames after hectic efforts for about three hours. Thane: A fire broke out on Friday at a three-storey house in the powerloom town of Bhiwandi in Thane district, an official said. The blaze erupted at around 8.30 am in a room on the second floor of the bungalow, located near the Vanzarpatti 18

22 September, 2017 9:40 AM 'Newton' is India's official entry for the Oscars: Rajkummar Rao

National-Award winning Rajkummar Rao's latest release "Newton" is India's official entry for Academy Awards in 2018. An excited Rajkummar on Friday took to Twitter to announce the news. "Very happy to share this news that 'Newton' is India's official entry to the Oscars this year. Congratulations team," he tweeted. Filmmaker Hansal Mehta, who is a good friend 27

21 September, 2017 1:45 PM Mumbai: 6-year-old Pawar Public School student collapses while playing, dies

Mumbai: A six-year-old Pawar Public School student died after he allegedly fell down while playing on Thursday. The unfortunate incident happened when Swarang Dalvi, Class 1 student, was playing with his friends at around 10.10 am when he collapsed. Swarang's classmates at once alerted the school authorities, following which the officials rushed him to the nearby 55

20 September, 2017 7:47 PM It’s a war we all have to fight and win: Kailash Satyarthi

Rally against sexual abuse of children held as part of ‘Bharat Yatra’ campaign On a day when a dozen men were nabbed for sexual trafficking in the city, Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi led a torchlight march against child sexual abuse as part of his Bharat Yatra campaign. Mr Satyarthi walked from Aramghar Junction to Sivarampalli Government School as hundreds 23

20 September, 2017 6:15 PM Hyderabad: Six child labourers rescued

Hyderabad: Police on Wednesday rescued six minor boys who were employed as labourers at a brick-making facility in adjoining Ranga Reddy district and arrested two persons. The duo, N Deva Das and N Gopal, was arrested after a police team raided the brick-making unit at Koheda village and rescued six boys, they said. The boys, aged between 15 and 17, were employed 30

20 September, 2017 1:16 PM 1,554 POCSO cases registered this year

The highest number of cases registered in Thiruvananthapuram district Under the various provisions of the Prevention of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, 1,554 cases were registered by the police across the State during the first seven months of this year. That includes 638 rape cases. The highest number of cases under POCSO was registered in Thiruvananthapuram 1

20 September, 2017 1:12 PM Mexicans dig through collapsed buildings as earthquake kills 217

MEXICO CITY: Police, firefighters and ordinary Mexicans dug frantically through the rubble of collapsed schools, homes and apartment buildings early Wednesday, looking for survivors of Mexico's deadliest earthquake in decades as the number of confirmed fatalities stood at 217. Adding poignancy and a touch of the surreal, Tuesday's magnitude-7.1 quake 27