OIC losing relevance, says Pakistani daily

Sun, 04/17/2016 - 14:30

Islamabad, April 17 (IANS) The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has not only achieved nothing of substance over five decades but now risks losing whatever relevance it may have, a Pakistani daily said on Sunday.


Nitish is daydreaming, says BJP

Sun, 04/17/2016 - 14:18

New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) Coming down heavily on Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's call for a "BJP/RSS-mukt Bharat", the BJP on Sunday said the Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader was "daydreaming".


Nearly 40 percent polling in first four hours in West Bengal

Sun, 04/17/2016 - 14:18

Kolkata, April 17 (IANS) Nearly 40 percent of voters cast their ballot in the first four hours of voting across 56 constituencies in the second phase of polls to the West Bengal assembly on Sunday amid allegations of sporadic violence and voter intimidation.


Kerala polls: How top 10 politicos stack up

Sun, 04/17/2016 - 14:10

Thiruvananthapuram, April 17 (IANS) The upcoming assembly elections in Kerala will be of crucial significance for 10 top political leaders, not all running for office, and are likely to be the swansong of a few.


Five of Andhra family killed in road accident in Bihar

Sun, 04/17/2016 - 14:04

Patna, April 17 (IANS) Five members of a family from Andhra Pradesh, including two women, were killed on Sunday when their vehicle rammed into a truck in Bihar's Kaimur district, police said.


Young engineer encourages kids to create robots

Sun, 04/17/2016 - 14:00

Chandigarh, April 17 (IANS) He is all of 23 years but that has not stopped Akshay Ahuja from guiding and training even nine-year-olds with his engineering skills and helping them create robots. He's even planning a mega-event where 20,000 children will be part of the country's largest robotics show to create technology marvels.


Trinamool's Anubrata courts yet another controversy

Sun, 04/17/2016 - 13:46

Kolkata, April 17 (IANS) Even the Election Commission's constant surveillance couldn't deter Trinamool Congress strongman Anubrata Mondal from courting yet another controversy on Sunday as he cast his vote sporting a party symbol on his dress.


Disaster hit Kerala temple opens

Sun, 04/17/2016 - 13:12

Kollam (Kerala), April 17 (IANS) The Puttingal Devi temple here where a fireworks disaster killed 114 people opened on Sunday to devotees for the first time after a week.


Crime against women in India

Sat, 02/06/2016 - 21:18

In recent years, Delhi NCR region has emerged as rape capital of India. However such incidents are increasing not only at national capital region but numbers are increasing in other parts of country also.