Bhopal: The woman, who was held hostage at gun-point at her residence in Madhya Pradesh’s Bhopal city for over 12 hours, has been rescued. According to the police, the accused namely, Rohit Singh from Uttar Pradesh’s Aligarh claimed that he loved the 30-year-old model and wanted to marry her.
Moscow: FIFA president Gianni Infantino thanked the Russian people and government on Friday for what he described as the “best World Cup” ever. Sporting a FIFA volunteers’ jacket, Infantino told reporters in Moscow that Russia’s infrastructure and welcome allied to the quality of football and success of VAR (the video assistant referee system) had contributed to the success of the tournament.
Peshawar/Karachi: At least 75 people, including a top nationalist leader, were killed and more than 150 others injured today as powerful bomb blasts targeted two separate election rallies in Pakistan, the deadliest in a string of attacks on candidates ahead of the July 25 polls.
Mumbai: Actor Abhishek Bachchan feels the film industry is often misunderstood on online platforms and that there are no rules for or repercussions of what you say there.
New Delhi: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today rejected a UN report on alleged human rights violation in Kashmir, saying Indian Army exercises maximum restraint in carrying out operations in the troubled state.
21:15 pm Etihad Airways flight EY243 carrying Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz has landed in Lahore: Geo News
Mumbai: The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) claimed credit for the state government’s announcement in the Legislative Assembly today that people could take outside food into multiplexes.
London: US President Donald Trump said he apologised to Prime Minister Theresa May today over his bombshell interview with a British tabloid, in which he claimed she had ignored his advice on Brexit and praised former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson’s potential as a possible premier.
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday demanded a CBI probe into alleged irregularities in the Delhi Metro Airport Express Line contract with Reliance that have placed a Rs 5,000-crore liability on the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC).
New Delhi: The BJP on Friday claimed that Congress President Rahul Gandhi described his own party as a “Muslim party” and said he was playing communal politics ahead of the 2019 general elections.
Bhopal: BJP president Amit Shah will flag off Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s “Jan Ashirwad Yatra” from Ujjain tomorrow.
New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of capitulating to pressure from China on the formation of the Indian Army’s nascent Mountain Strike Corps.
New Delhi: The Congress today dismissed a media report which quoted Rahul Gandhi as saying that it was a party of Muslims, and asserted that it was a party of 132 crore Indians.
Mumbai: The Maharashtra excise department has issued a notice to liquor giant Diageo India, asking it to pay more than Rs 53 crore as penalty for allegedly evading excise duty while importing bulk scotch.
Mumbai: Allowing a 16-year-old rape survivor to terminate her pregnancy, the Bombay High Court today once again said that police must inform the victims in such cases that they have the option of undergoing abortion.
New Delhi: Markets regulator Sebi today said that allotment of shares to foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) in initial public offers would need to be verified with PANs to check against any breach of investment limit through multiple entities.
Dhaka: Home Minister Rajnath Singh today arrived in Bangladesh for a three-day visit during which he will hold discussions on various issues related to bilateral security, border management and cross border crimes.
Moscow: The boys soccer team in Thailand rescued from a flooded cave this week has been invited to FIFA’s annual awards event. FIFA President Gianni Infantino says they will be invited to come to London, where the world’s best player prize will be presented on September 24.
“Seems like a lifetime, seems like only yesterday”. Nagesh Kukunoor is reminded of the opening lines of his “Hyderabad Blues” as he reminisces the 20 years that have gone by since the release of the film, which inadvertently jump-started the “independent movie movement” in India. Now, a prequel is on his mind. “It seems like yesterday, but I still can’t believe I have survived after 20 years,” Kukunoor said.
Ranveer Singh says he wants to be like actor Akshay Kumar. Akshay had wished Ranveer on his birthday on July 6 and described him as dynamite and a dynamic personality on Twitter.