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25 May, 2017 11:30 AM When Caste Killed Community in Saharanpur

A community pushed to the wall is hitting back with unanticipated resolve, and the lead players of this macabre theatre suddenly seem clueless where it all is headed. News18 delves deep. MAMTA SHIVA and Amrish Chotala, two young Dalit activists in Saharanpur, sit at a tea shop on the city's Court Road and discuss one of Dr. BR Ambedkar's famous treatises 44

25 May, 2017 6:18 AM In challenge to Beijing, US Navy warship sails close to South China Sea

Washington: A US Navy warship sailed within 12 nautical miles of an artificial island built up by China in the South China Sea, US officials said on Wednesday, the first such challenge to Beijing in the strategic waterway since US President Donald Trump took office. The officials, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the USS Dewey travelled close 22

25 May, 2017 5:19 AM Sonia Gandhi Hosts All-opposition Meet to Field United Prez Candidate

New Delhi: Top leaders of several opposition parties will go into a huddle on Friday at a luncheon hosted by Congress president Sonia Gandhi where they would explore the possibility of fielding a joint candidate for the presidential election. Sources in these parties said the meeting is likely to be held in Parliament House complex and would be attended 22

25 May, 2017 4:55 AM In first under Donald Trump, US warship challenges Beijing's claims in South China Sea

The US Navy conducted its first freedom of navigation operation in the South China Sea under the Trump administration, according to a US officials. A U.S. Navy warship sailed within 12 nautical miles of an artificial island built up by China in the South China Sea, U.S. officials said on Wednesday, the first such challenge to Beijing in the strategic 27

25 May, 2017 4:37 AM Amit Shah hampering Telangana's image: CM K Chandrashekhar Rao

Generate Enquiries for your Business by Listing on Economictimes.com HYDERABAD: Perturbed over the allegations of BJP national president Amit Shah on Telangana government's failures, Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao dared him to prove his allegations or apologise to Telangana for trying to hamper the state's image, investments and development 23

25 May, 2017 4:20 AM Babri Masjid Case: Additional Charges Against LK Advani, Others Likely To Be Framed Today

On Wednesday, the CBI court had granted bail to former Shiv Sena lawmaker Satish Pradhan, the sixth accused in the Babri Masjid demolition case. Lucknow: A special CBI court hearing the 1992 Babri Masjid demolition cases is likely to frame additional charges tomorrow against BJP leader L K Advani and other accused after the Supreme Court ordered restoring 59

25 May, 2017 3:40 AM This day, that year: President John F Kennedy urges US to put man on moon; Star Wars hits theatres

In his quest for overtaking the Soviet Union in space technology, US President made an ambitious to the Congress to put a man on the moon in a decade. While one shouldn't dwell in the past, it shouldn't be forgotten either for it shapes events which play out in the future. Moneycontrol takes a look at some of the crucial episodes on May 25 which had a bearing 28

25 May, 2017 3:17 AM Narendra Modi Government Did In 3 Years What Others Didn't In 70: Amit Shah

Amit Shah is touring Telangana as part of his nation-wide campaign to reach out to the masses. He said that there is nothing wrong in expanding the party. Hyderabad: Highlighting the welfare and development schemes launched by the Narendra Modi government, BJP chief Amit Shah said on Wednesday that those questioning its performance should first answer 28

25 May, 2017 2:29 AM In first under Trump, US warship challenges Beijing's claims in South China Sea

The USS Dewey traveled close to the Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands, among a string of islets, reefs and shoals over which China has territorial disputes with its neighbors. WASHINGTON: A US Navy warship sailed within 12 nautical miles of an artificial island built up by China in the South China Sea, US officials said on Wednesday, the first such challenge 38

25 May, 2017 12:08 AM Pope Francis Gave President Trump a Copy of His Encyclical on Climate Change

The climate encyclical — titled "Laudato Si" or "Praise Be to You" — called for strong action on climate change, which Pope Francis warned would disproportionately impact developing countries. His meeting with Trump on Wednesday comes as the White House considers whether the U.S. should leave the Paris Agreement on climate change. Secretary of State 44