LIVE news updates: Vehicle bomb blast targeted international forces convoy in Logar province, said Afgan Army

A vehicle bomb blast targeted an international forces convoy in Logar province, said Ahmad Shakeel, head of media dept for Afghan National Army

LIVE news updates: Vehicle bomb blast targeted international forces convoy in Logar province, said Afgan Army

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19 Sep 2019, 9:45 PM

Vehicle bomb blast targeted international forces convoy in Logar province, said Afgan army

A vehicle bomb blast targeted an international forces convoy in Logar province, said Ahmad Shakeel, head of media dept for Afghan National Army

19 Sep 2019, 9:16 PM

Alipore Court says CBI has got the full right to arrest former Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajiv Kumar

Alipore Court says CBI has got the full right to arrest former Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajiv Kumar if CBI is man handled they can come to court

19 Sep 2019, 9:11 PM

A Delhi Police Sub-Inspector Dinesh Kumar has been suspended after a purported video of his daughter seen practicing at a shooting range

19 Sep 2019, 8:27 PM

State Administrative Council reviewed preparations for J&K Investor Summit

19 Sep 2019, 8:24 PM

Between now & 29 Sep, banks will gather with NFBCs, says FM Nirmala Sitharaman

19 Sep 2019, 8:06 PM

The United Kingdom Supreme Court says,''to issue parliament suspension ruling early next week''

19 Sep 2019, 7:38 PM

International environment is clouded with challenging conditions, says RBI Governor

19 Sep 2019, 7:33 PM

DRDO trials of Air to Air missile "Astra" successful

Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) conducts five trials of Air-to-Air Missile ‘Astra’; All the trials have been successful.

19 Sep 2019, 7:28 PM

Uttarakhand HC has held that aspirants with more than 2 children before July25, 2019, are eligible to contest Panchayat polls

19 Sep 2019, 7:09 PM

There is slowdown in every sector today, says Sachin Pilot

19 Sep 2019, 6:50 PM

An elephant Kamala died of herpes virus infection at Nandankanan zoo

19 Sep 2019, 6:49 PM

WB governor says he spoke to VC of Jadhavpur Univ about Babul Supriyo’s gherao by students

19 Sep 2019, 6:32 PM

Punjab Cabinet has approved the modalities for distribution of smart mobile phones to the state’s youth

Punjab Cabinet has approved the modalities for distribution of smart mobile phones to the state’s youth, "to pave the way for the implementation of the scheme from December this year."

19 Sep 2019, 6:09 PM

Group of Ministers meeting, at Ministry of Home Affairs, over disinvestment of Air India concludes

19 Sep 2019, 5:55 PM

Amit Shah to hold "Jan Jagran Abhiyaan" on abrogation of article 370

19 Sep 2019, 5:54 PM

People have lost trust in bjp govt’s economic policies, says Priyanka

Indian people do not want to keep their money in the country, nor do they want to invest it in businesses. Foreign investment is also very low. What kind of economic policies are these of the BJP government that have made everybody lose their trust in them?

19 Sep 2019, 5:42 PM

CBI issues fresh notice to top police officer Rajeev Kumar

CBI issues fresh notice to top police officer Rajeev Kumar, asks him to appear before it by 11 am Friday: sources said

19 Sep 2019, 5:35 PM

Chandrayaan 2 Orbiter continues to perform scheduled science experiments to complete satisfaction

19 Sep 2019, 5:26 PM

Pompeo says US backs Saudi Arabia’s ‘right to defend itself’

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Thursday that America backs Saudi Arabia's "right to defend itself" after a weekend attack targeted the heart of its oil industry, comments coming after he described the assault as an "act of war." The attacks have reignited fears over a wider conflagration in the region, as tensions remain high over Iran's collapsing nuclear deal with world powers.

19 Sep 2019, 5:26 PM

West Bengal: Alipore Court reserves orders on petition to issue NBW to Commissioner Kumar

West Bengal: Alipore Court has reserved orders on petition filed by former Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajiv Kumar on his arrest, and on CBI's plea to issue non-bailable warrant (NBW) against Kumar.

19 Sep 2019, 5:06 PM

Hope Pakistan will realise the folly of it's actions, says Foreign Secretary of India

Foreign Secy on Pak not allowing PM to use its airspace while travelling to US: It's an unfortunate situation where a country denies overflight to head of state/head of govt of another country.But it's true when there's a normal country. Hope Pak will realise folly of its actions

19 Sep 2019, 4:53 PM

PM Modi and President of Mongolia will unveil Lord Buddha statue tomorrow

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President of Mongolia, Khaltmaagiin Battulga to jointly unveil Lord Buddha statue at Gandan Monastery (Mongolia) tomorrow via video-conferencing.

19 Sep 2019, 4:13 PM

PM Modi will make a visit to the US from the late afternoon of 21 September until the forenoon of 27 Septembem

19 Sep 2019, 3:49 PM

Nirav Modi remanded to custody in UK prison until October 17

Fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi, wanted in India in connection with the nearly USD 2 billion Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud and money laundering case, was on Thursday further remanded to judicial custody until October 17.

Nirav, 48, appeared before the Westminster Magistrates' Court via videolink from his London prison for a routine "call-over" remand hearing.

19 Sep 2019, 2:12 PM

P Chidambaram produced before Delhi court on expiry of his 14-day judicial custody in INX Media case

19 Sep 2019, 1:57 PM

Two magnitude 6.1 earthquakes struck in Indonesia in the last one hour

19 Sep 2019, 1:36 PM

UP govt is repeating what it did in Unnao rape case, says Priyanka

“The result of the negligence of police and the BJP government in Unnav rape case and the accused is being protected by the govt is before us. Now the UP police and the BJP govt is repeating the same in Shahjahanpur case. The victim is scared. But no one knows what the BJP govt is waiting for,” tweeted Priyanka Gandhi

19 Sep 2019, 1:21 PM

I was thrilled, it was a special experience: Rajnath after flying Tejas

19 Sep 2019, 1:17 PM

Netanyahu calls on Gantz to form a unity government together

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called on his main challenger Benny Gantz on Thursday to form a unity government together as election results showed both without an obvious path to a majority coalition.

Netanyahu, in a video message, said he preferred to form a right-wing coalition, but the results showed it was not possible.

19 Sep 2019, 12:53 PM

Woman among 2 booked for duping job aspirants of Rs 22.5 lakh

Two persons, including a woman, from Maharashtra's Thane district have been booked for allegedly duping 30 people of nearly Rs 22.5 lakh on the pretext of getting them jobs abroad, police said on Thursday.

19 Sep 2019, 12:03 PM

Mamata Banerjee to meet Home Minister Amit Shah

TMC chief Mamata Banerjee will call on Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday, leading to speculation that the meeting is an effort to rescue former Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar who is under the CBI's scanner and is believed to be close to her, sources said.

19 Sep 2019, 11:59 AM

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat with his wife Madhulika Rawat visited Badrinath Temple today.

19 Sep 2019, 11:02 AM

Ayodhya: SC closes contempt case against ex govt servant for using objectionable words against adv Rajeev Dhavan appearing for Muslim parties

19 Sep 2019, 10:41 AM

Madhya Pradesh: Seven persons injured after a bus rammed into a wall of a house in Morena’s Kho village, earlier today.

19 Sep 2019, 10:25 AM

Office-goers face difficulties due to transport strike in Delhi-NCR

Office-goers faced difficulties in reaching their workplaces on Thursday morning as several private buses, taxis and autorickshaws remained off the roads due to a strike called by the UFTA against the amended MV Act provisions.

Many schools in the national capital remained closed due to the strike.

19 Sep 2019, 10:03 AM

Sensex down by 227.94 points, currently at 36,335.94

19 Sep 2019, 9:36 AM

Nirav Modi to appear via videolink for UK remand hearing

Fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi, wanted in connection with the nearly USD 2 billion Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud and money laundering case, will appear before a UK court via videolink from his London prison on Thursday for a routine “call-over” remand hearing.

19 Sep 2019, 8:58 AM

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to meet the heads of public sector banks in Delhi today

19 Sep 2019, 8:51 AM

IIFA Awards 2019: Award for the Best Picture goes to Alia Bhatt-Vicky Kaushal starrer 'Raazi'

19 Sep 2019, 8:26 AM

Schools closed in Mumbai today amid heavy rainfall warning

All schools and junior colleges in Mumbai and neighbouring areas are closed on Thursday after weather office forecast "extremely heavy rainfall" over the next 48 hours, the Maharashtra government said.

The weather office has issued a red alert--indicating "extremely heavy rainfall"--for Mumbai and neighbouring Raigad, news agency PTI reported quoting weather officials.

"In view of heavy rainfall forecasts, a holiday is declared for all schools & junior colleges in Mumbai, Thane and Konkan region today.  District collectors in other parts of Maharashtra to decide, based on local conditions," Maharashtra Minister of School Education Ashish Shelar tweeted.

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