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  • Rafale fighter vs JF-17 jet: Check out the features of the two aircraft

    7 January, 2019 9:24 AM 184

    While India has finalised the procurement of 36 Rafale fighter jets from France, neighbouring Pakistan has reached out to China for speedy procurement of JF-17 planes. Even before the Indian Air Force (IAF) gets the 36 Rafale fighters in a fly-away condition from Dassault Aviation, Pakistan Air Force (PAF) is attempting to add as many as 62 JF-17 jets. But who has the edge? Where

  • 5 killed, 1 injured in road accident in Odisha

    7 January, 2019 8:17 AM 182

    The crash left the car badly mangled and the bodies had to be extricated from the vehicle by using gas cutters.   Kendrapara: At least five people were killed and another one was seriously injured when the car carrying them rammed into a stationary truck near Kendrapara district town in Odisha on Monday, police said. The accident took place near Aaanlabanka

  • Trump says look forward to 'State of the Union' address to speak before world

    7 January, 2019 6:55 AM 219

    This would be Trumps's first State of the Union address wherein the democrats would be in majority in the House of Representatives.   Washington: US President Donald Trump said he looks forward to speaking to the world in his annual State of the Union address later this month. Newly-sworn-in House Speaker Nancy Pelosi last week invited President Trump

  • Watch: NCP MP Madhukar Kukde dances on ‘Aankh Maare’ at school function

    7 January, 2019 5:24 AM 189

    It was an unusual sight at a school function in Bhandara when Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MP Madhukar Kukde shook a leg with children on a song from Ranveer Singh-starrer Simmba. The veteran MP from Bhandara-Gondiya constituency in Maharashtra danced on the stage along with school children on the remake version of ‘Aankh Maare’ song. The performance

  • Bypoll in Karunanidhi’s constituency Tiruvarur cancelled over Cyclone Gaja aftermath

    7 January, 2019 5:24 AM 179

    An Election Commission order said the notification issued for the bypoll had been cancelled. The Election Commission of India (ECI) has cancelled the January 28 Tiruvarur bypoll, necessitated by the demise of DMK leader M Karunanidhi, after political parties expressed reservation in holding the exercise in view of the ongoing relief measures following

  • UP Police deputes over 20,000 teetotaller and vegetarian cops for Kumbh Mela in Prayagraj

    7 January, 2019 4:16 AM 263

    Uttar Pradesh Police has asked all devotees visiting Prayagraj during Kumbh Mela to keep their identity cards handy. The preparations for the Kumbh Mela, slated to begin in Prayagraj on January 15, are in full swing. Besides other authorities and agencies, the Uttar Pradesh Police is also involved in making all arrangements to make the Kumbh Mela hassle

  • Al Qaeda terrorist Jamal al-Badawi involved in USS Cole bombing killed in Yemen strike: US

    7 January, 2019 1:51 AM 169

    WASHINGTON: A US military spokesman confirms that an American airstrike killed an al-Qaida operative accused of involvement in the attack nearly two decades ago on the USS Cole that killed 17 sailors. The man targeted, Jamal al-Badawi, was wanted for his role in the attack on Oct 12, 2000. The spokesman for US Central Command, Navy Capt William Urban

  • Odisha police officer's minor son found dead, suicide suspected

    6 January, 2019 6:05 PM 198

    In a ghastly incident, the minor son of a police officer was found dead in his residence on Sunday in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. According to a local media, the 12-year-old was the son of Bhubaneswar-Cuttack ACP Sanjiv Satpathy and was found dead in his room at Satpathy's official residence at Jaydev Vihar in Bhubaneswar. The body was found hanging from the ceiling

  • JD(U) leader likens Misa to 'Shurpanakha', invites brother Tej Pratap's ire

    6 January, 2019 2:55 PM 173

    Patna: A leader of the ruling JD(U) in Bihar Sunday stirred controversy by comparing RJD president Lalu Prasad's eldest daughter Misa Bharati to Shurpanakha, the sister of the demon king Ravana who was depicted as a seductress in the epic Ramayana. Bharati's brother Tej Pratap Yadav reacted strongly to the analogy drawn by JD(U) MLC and party spokesman

  • 16-year-old girl raped by stepfather and his friend in UP

    6 January, 2019 8:18 AM 165

    A case under POSCO Act has been registered against the accused. Muzaffarnagar: A 16-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her stepfather and his cousin, who also recorded a video of their act at Kandhla town in Shamli district, police said Sunday. According to Circle Officer Rajesh Kumar Tiwari, the incident took place on Saturday and the police had registered