Union Ministers on hectic campaign in Gujarat : Union Ministers Arun Jaitley, Smriti Irani and Dharmendra Pradhan hold hectic campaign in Gujarat.
ED grills Rabri Devi in Patna : Enforcement Directorate is grilling former Bihar Chief Minister Rabri Devi in connection with railway hotels allotment recruitment case.
US President Trump calls PM Modi; expresses satisfaction over GES : US President Donald Trump on Friday spoke with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
India starts building 6 N-powered subs : India has launched its project to build six nuclear-powered attack submarines.
Gujarat Polls: Campaigning intensifies : A team of senior election commission officials-led by Chief Election Commission AK Joti is visiting Gujarat on a two-day official tour from today to check the preparedness of the elections.
Cyclone Ockhi continues to cause damage : Heavy rains continued to batter coastal areas of Kerala and south Tamil Nadu, crippling normal life, even as Cyclone Ockhi lay centered about 80km north-northeast of Minicoy in Lakshadweep.
Govt to bring law to end instant triple talaq : Giving instant triple talaq will be illegal and void, and attract a jail term of three years for the husband as per the proposed draft legislation to curb the practice.
First phase of Chabahar Port to be inaugurated tomorrow : The first phase of Shahid Beheshti Chabahar Port will be inaugurated by Iran’s President Rouhani tomorrow.
UN appeals for a record 22.5 billion dollar to provide aid in 2018 : The United Nations appealed today for a record 22.5 billion dollar to provide aid in 2018 to soaring numbers of people slammed by conflicts and disasters around the world.
Former US adviser Michael Flynn pleads guilty on Russia : US’ former national security adviser Michael Flynn has pleaded guilty to making false statements to the FBI about meetings with Russia’s ambassador weeks before Donald Trump became president.
India re-elected to Int’l Maritime Organisation Council : India has been re-elected to the Council of the International Maritime Organisation under Category B at an assembly of the organisation at its headquarters in London.
Final draw for 2018 World Cup held in Moscow : The national football teams from 32 countries found out their fates on Friday as the final draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup was held in the Russian capital of Moscow.
Virat Kohli hits century in 3rd Test against Sri Lanka : Virat Kohli continued his dream run against Sri Lanka as the India captain hit a quick century to put the hosts on course for a big score on Day 1 of the third Test at the Feroze Shah Kotla ground.
NASA fires up Voyager 1 thrusters after 37 years : NASA has fired up the thrusters aboard the Voyager 1 spacecraft – the only human-made object in interstellar space – for the first time in 37 years.
Festival of Eid-e-Milad today : Eid Milad-un-Nabi, which commemorates the Prophet Mohammad’s birthday is being observed with religious fervour across the country today. The Prophet’s birthday falls on the 12th day of the Islamic month of Rabi-ul-Awwal.