Mani Shankar Aiyar: Congress’ loose cannon?

Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar has once again landed into a controversy after he justified his ‘neech aadmi’ remark against Prime Minister Modi, calling it “prophetic”.

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Leaders pay their last respects to Arun Jaitley

Leaders from across the political spectrum, admirers and party workers thronged the cremation ground to bid adieu to senior BJP leader and former Union minister Arun Jaitley who enjoyed goodwill across the divide.

In Delhi, Yamuna ghat residents battle water level rise

Due to the rise in Yamuna's water level in Delhi, thousands of people living near Yamuna ghats are forced to flee their homes and take shelter in government-provided tents. Many also have their farmlands near the Yamuna, which were also destroyed.

Amazon rainforest ravaged by deforestation fires in Brazil

Massive forest fires have been burning in the Amazon region of Brazil for over three weeks now, with little sign of slowing down.

Former finance minister Arun Jaitley passes away at 66

Former Union finance minister and senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley passed away. Jaitley, 66, was admitted to AIIMS in Delhi after he complained of palpitations and restlessness. He was placed under observation at the hospital’s Cardio-Neuro Centre

‘Terminal in a Garden’ in Bangalore’s KIA T2

Bangalore's Kempegowda International Aiport Terminal 2 will be based on a 'Terminal in a Garden' concept.

Rajiv had majority but didn’t use it to crush dissent: Sonia Gandhi

Addressing an event marking Rajiv Gandhi's 75th birth anniversary, Sonia Gandhi said in 1984 her husband got a massive poll mandate but did not use it to create an atmosphere of fear or to threaten people.

Violent protest over Ravidas temple demolition: Eyewitnesses’ account of Delhi Dalit protests

Protesters marched from Ramlila Maidan to Tughlakabad to visit the demolition site, throwing traffic out of gear in Central and South Delhi.

New video shows Titanic wreck decaying

In the 34 years since the RMS Titanic was discovered on the seafloor south of Newfoundland, it has become the world’s most famous shipwreck.

Ravidas Temple demolition: Complete story behind Dalits protest in Delhi

The protest against the demolition of Ravidas temple in south Delhi turned violent as thousands of Dalist from various parts of the country hit the streets. The police resorted to “mild lathicharge” and used tear gas after protesters set two motorcycles on fire and vandalised a police vehicle, causing injuries to a few policemen.

P Chidambaram arrested in INX Media case

P Chidambaram arrested, INX Media Case Live News Updates: Chidambaram will be produced before the Rouse Avenue court on Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 2 pm.

Tripura: BSF jawans face mosquito menace in malaria-endemic zone

As BSF jawans patrol the 856-km border Tripura shares with Bangladesh, they remain armed with portable fogging machines and wear masks along with the regular is uniforms and boots.

P. Chidambaram in trouble | What is INX Media case?

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram, who is facing threat of arrest, failed on Wednesday to get protection from the Supreme Court which decided to hear on Friday his petition.

What is behind India’s economic slowdown?

The auto sector is facing its worst crisis in two decades with reports suggesting thousands of job losses in the automobile and ancillary industry, real estate sector has huge unsold inventory.

Why Hong Kong is witnessing unprecedented protests

Hong Kong has been facing unprecedented protests since June over a now-suspended extradition bill that would have allowed criminal suspects to be sent for trial in mainland Chinese courts.

Khayyam: Star composer of Umrao Jaan and Kabhi Kabhie passes away

Mohammed Zahur Hashmi, or Khayyam, the composer who took us through that journey and many others, died Monday due to septicemia and lung infection in Mumbai. He was 92. #UmraoJaan #Khayyam

Which countries’ passports are the most powerful

The Henley Passport Index ranks passports based on the number of countries a holder can go to without a visa or the number of countries a holder can go to where they can obtain a visa, visitor’s permit, or electronic travel authority upon arrival.

Heavy rainfall cause havoc in Karnataka

The number of flood-hit talukas across 17 districts of the Karnataka had risen to 86 in August 2019.

Most Powerful Militaries in the World

Global Fire Power Index assesses the military strengths of countries across the world. Countries are evaluated on manpower, budget, weapons and location. Armed forces of the US are considered the most powerful.

Reliance JioFiber launches September 5: Price, offers, speeds and everything else

Reliance's JioFiber service, which will bring high-speed broadband to homes, is officially ready for commercial roll-out.

Downgrading Indo-Pak ties: What this means?

A day after Parliament ratified the government’s decision to end the special status of Jammu and Kashmir and bifurcate the state into two Union Territories, Pakistan Wednesday announced it was downgrading diplomatic relations with India.