1995 Jammu blasts: SC awards life term to Hizbul terrorist

NEW DELHI The Supreme Court today awarded rigorous life imprisonment to Pakistan national and Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Ghulam Nabi in a case relating to the 1995 serial blasts at... Read more »

Dadri lynching: Uttar Pradesh govt announces Rs 10 lakh compensation

An ex-gratia compensation of Rs 10 lakh was on Wednesday announced by the UP government to the kin of a 50-year-old man, who was allegedly lynched by a mob... Read more »

Forest department rescues leopard whose head got stuck in a metal pot

A thirsty leopard got its head stuck in a metal pot while trying to drink water from it in the Rajsamand district in Rajasthan. Forest department officials came to... Read more »

Gold falls Rs 175 on sluggish demand, global cues

NEW DELHI SEPTEMBER 30 Tracking a weak overseas trend and slackened demand from jewellers, gold continued its losing streak for the fourth straight day and prices tumbled by Rs... Read more »

IITs could go back to old entrance system

The IITs could soon revert to a single entrance test system from a two-step process introduced in 2012 as part of the previous UPA government’s examination reforms, in a... Read more »

Real growth: Is RBI groping in the dark?

With the festival season approaching fast, the deep cut in the bank lending rates by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is surely a Diwali bonanza. Being the fourth... Read more »

Muslim oufit for ban on liquor to campaign against bovine

SEPTEMBER 30 A Muslim outfit has demanded ban on consumption of liquor in Uttar Pradesh, saying it is a pilgrim centre for both Hindus and Muslims. The Ittehad-e-Millat also... Read more »

90-yr-old ex-Army doc hit by former UT Home Secy’s car

A 90-year-old city woman, who happens to be a former Army doctor and had served during the 1962 Sino-Indian war, sustained injuries after she was allegedly knocked down by... Read more »