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24 April, 2017 12:41 PM Aadhaar-Like System For Cows To Prevent Smuggling, Centre's Panel Tells Top Court

New Delhi: An Aadhaar-like unique identity system for cows has been proposed by a centre-appointed committee in the Supreme Court, as a step to prevent smuggling of the animal. Cows should be assigned unique identification numbers, a committee appointed by the Home Ministry said today, amid a raging debate provoked by attacks by self-appointed cow protectors 19

24 April, 2017 11:59 AM BSNL to connect all Assam GPs through optical fibre in 2017-18

"All gram panchyats in Assam will be connected through optical fibre network by this financial year. There are 1,518 gram panchyats in Assam and 1,060 have already been covered," BSNL said. Guwahati: BSNL will connect all gram panchyats in Assam through optical fibre network by this financial year, said a top official of the public sector telecom major 15

24 April, 2017 10:54 AM What is the Vajpayee doctrine on Kashmir that Mehbooba Mufti wants PM Narendra Modi to follow?

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today reminded the nation once again of the Atal Bihari Vajpayee doctrine on Kashmir when she said only dialogue similar to the ones held during the former prime minister's era more than a decade ago could save the Valley. "There was dialogue when Atal Bihari Vajpayee was the Prime Minister and LK Advani 16

24 April, 2017 10:18 AM Underworld don Chhota Rajan held guilty by CBI court in fake passport case

The underworld don was convicted by a special CBI court in New Delhi for possessing a fake passport. This is the first time Rajan, who is accused in around 70 cases, has been convicted in India. Underworld don Chhota Rajan and four others were today convicted by a court here in a fake passport case. Till date, it is the first case in which Chhota Rajan 12

24 April, 2017 10:09 AM Why O Panneerselvam, With Team Of 12, Is Negotiating From Position Of Strength

When O Panneerselvam declared his intent to remain Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu at the beachside grave of his mentor, J Jayalalithaa, he had nobody by his side. Literally, unless you count his claim that Ms Jayalalithaa's spirit had appeared to guide him and insist that he revolt against their party's decision to remove him as head of the government 19

24 April, 2017 9:31 AM Adlabs Entertainment board to consider fund raising proposal this week

Theme park operator Adlabs Entertainment today said its board will meet later this week to consider a proposal for raising funds. "A meeting of the Board of Directors of the company will be held on Thursday, April 27, 2017, to consider and approve, raising of funds by way of issue of convertible warrants and equity shares on preferential basis, issue 11

24 April, 2017 8:54 AM Fate of Europe will depend on winner of the French presidential election

The results of one of the most divisive and unpredictable presidential contests in recent French history, which saw early frontrunner, the conservative François Fillon, laid low by a corruption scandal and judicial investigation; a late surge by Jean-Luc Mélenchon the far-left firebrand who wants to take France out of the European Union and NATO; and the Socialist 15

24 April, 2017 8:39 AM Stand-up comedian accuses Kiku Sharda for lifting joke from his live gig on 'The Kapil Sharma Show'

While Kapil Sharma was in a celebratory mood yesterday (April 23) for completing 100 episodes of The Kapil Sharma Show on Sony Entertainment Television, it seems that someone was miffed with him for lifting one of his jokes on the said show. In his post today (April 24) on Facebook, stand-up comedian Abijit Ganguly has accused Kiku Sharda of plagiarism 11

24 April, 2017 7:33 AM France’s Emmanuel Macron favourite for presidency in May 7 runoff with Le Pen

Centrist Emmanuel Macron took a big step towards the French presidency on Sunday by winning the first round of voting and qualifying for a May 7 runoff alongside far-right leader Marine Le Pen. Though Macron, 39, is a comparative political novice who has never held elected office, new opinion polls on Sunday had him easily winning the final clash against 22

24 April, 2017 7:02 AM Emmanuel Macron, Marine Le Pen Set For French Election Run-Off

Paris: Pro-European Emmanuel Macron is set to face far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in France's presidential run-off, results showed Monday, making him clear favourite to emerge as the country's youngest leader in its history. Macron topped Sunday's first round with 23.9 percent of votes, slightly ahead of National Front (FN) leader Le Pen with 21.4 percent 14