People grieve as Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa breathes her last


After an uncertainty-filled 75 days in hospital, and a tense final 24 hours, Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa, Amma to millions of Tamils and godmother to legions of AIADMK More...

I-T dept detects undisclosed Rs 1.64 crore in Jan Dhan accounts


The Income Tax department has found “various inconsistencies” in cash deposits in Jan Dhan accounts and detected about Rs 1.64 crore deposited by persons who have More...

No old notes for fuel from Saturday, toll collection to resume


Amid reports of misuse, government today put an end to the use of old ₹ 500 notes for buying fuel at petrol pumps and purchasing tickets at airports from Saturday, while exemption More...


5.2 magnitude earthquake jolts Uttarakhand; epicenter at Dharchula

Parts of northern India felt tremors around 10:35 pm. The tremors were seemingly caused by a medium-intensity earthquake in the India-Nepal border region. The Indian Meteorological More...

Cabinet gives consent to include 15 new castes to Central OBC list

The central government approved inclusion of 15 new castes and modification in 13 other castes in the Central list of Other Backward Classes (OBCs) on Wednesday. The Union Cabinet, More...

United Nations appeals for record $22.2 billion global aid


The United Nations appealed Monday for a record $22.2 billion (20.9 billion euros) to provide aid in 2017 to surging numbers More...

Indonesian plane with 13 on board goes missing


 Twelve people were feared killed when an Indonesian police plane crashed in the countrys Riau Islands province More...

strike Uttarakhand transport department strike goes on for 3 consecutive day

Workers at Regional Transport Offices (RTOs) and Assistant Regional Transport Offices on strike the agitating ministerial...

uttarakhand-vidhan-sabha Uttarakhand cabinet gives nod to absorb temporary staff

The Uttarakhand Cabinet took several populist decisions yesterday, ahead of the forthcoming Assembly elections next year....

2000-rupee-note Man held in for note exchange;₹ 2000 denomination currency notes worth ₹ 4.5 lakhs recovered

In a major accomplishment for Dehradun police the cops nabbed an electrician from a city hotel...

Salman and I will definitely work together in a film: SRK


Superstar Shah Rukh Khan said he and Salman Khan can definitelyo work together in a film again. Shah Rukh, 51, More...

47th IFFI creates history-First Film Festival to use Barco Projection technology

Aiming to offer superior image quality to the audience, the 47th edition of International Film Festival of India shall use Barco’s..

Shahid, Deepika, Kareena hail currency demonetisation

Bollywood stars Shahid Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Taapse Pannu have welcomed the government’s move to scrap Rs 500..

Student from Kerala finds a backdoor in Apple’s secure lock feature


Hemanth Joseph, an engineering student, has found out a route to bypass Apple’s highly secure activation More...

Gooligan malware effects more than 1 million android devices

World’s most popular Operating system-Google’s Android has been facing public ire for its security vulnerabilities, and looks like that is bound..

Indian Space Research Organization to launch 83 satellites at once in Jan 2017

ISRO is planning to launch 83 satellites onboard India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle ‘PSLV-C37’ during January 2017 from Satish Dhawan Space..

Bedini Bugyal: Indian version of ‘Bliss’

For many years ‘Bliss‘ was one of the most common wallpaper found on people’s desktops and is perhaps the most viewed..

Speed of light: Did Einstein get it wrong?

Albert Einstein might be known for a great many things, but even the layman might be familiar with at least one..

30 trillion tons: Weight of all man-made objects on Earth

We finally know the weight of humanities footprint on planet Earth a mind boggling 30 trillion tons. The mass of all..