New Delh: The central government has temporarily put on hold to make Aadhaar number mandatory for transfer of subsidy amount into the bank account of a...

UN chief Ban Ki-moon has said, the use of chemical weapons in Syria would constitute a crime against humanity and there is no time to lose in investigating an alleged attack which the opposition says killed hundreds. Ban described reports of the incident near Damascus on Wednesday as very alarming and shocking and urged the regime to allow a United Nations inspection team,...

Newdelhi: India and Iraq today agreed to enhance cooperation including in oil production, exploration and in joint ventures in diverse areas. President...

Islamabad: Pakistan again violated ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch sector, in Jammu and Kashmir late yesterday by targeting Indian...

Newdelhi: The Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar today suspended 12 members of the House for obstructing the proceedings on Telangana issue. Eight members are...

Mumbai: One accused has been arrested in the gangrape by five men of a woman intern photojournalist in Central Mumbai. The four other accused have also...

New York City:  The U.S. Tennis Association announced the withdrawal of the 2006 champion, who has played only one match on tour since her second-round...

New Delhi: The first verdict in December’s barbarous gang-rape and murder of a 23-year-old medial student is likely to be delivered on August 31,...

The rupee fell past 65 to the dollar to a record low on Thursday, after Federal Reserve minutes hinted that the U.S. was on course to begin tapering stimulus...

New Delhi: The government today said Prime Minister Manmohan Singh may intervene on missing coal allocation files, a major concession to the Opposition...