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Four held for killing man during brawl over petty issue

New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Four persons, including two juveniles, have been arrested on charge of killing a man and injuring his cousin on Sunday in …


Ignoring Global Warming at Our Peril

<b>To the Editor:</b><p>Re “The Year Global Warming Made Its Menace a Reality” (front page, Aug. 10):<p>When nuclear plants in Europe cease operating because overheated river water can no longer cool them down, you know we’re engaging in climate brinkmanship. Yet our president insists that a bailout for failing …


Asian Games: Tsunami-survivor Herold ready to make Asiad waves

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Having spent five days as a child clinging to a tree in the wake of a tsunami, Indian cyclist Deborah Herold has some perspective on the concept of fear of failure in the sporting arena.<p>Herold, now 23, will make her Asian Games debut at the Jakarta International Velodrome next …

Asia Cup

Kerala floods: Minister appeals to food processing firms to donate generously

Harsimrat Kaur Badal said the ministry has nominated two officers to coordinate this effort and that the industries could contact them to make the …

India News

"Every Day Our Jawans Shot": Amarinder Singh Lashes Out At Navjot Sidhu

Navjot Sidhu - the only one of the three former cricketers to accept Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's invitation on his oath ceremony - has been …


Kerala floods, I-Day celebrations and demise of Vajpayee: India this week | india-news | photos

People carry an elderly woman to safety in south Kerala’s Pathanamthitta. Flood water from heavy rains over the past 10 days have left Kerala in a …


Indigenous chopper-mounted anti-tank missile successfully tested

New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) The DRDO on Sunday successfully flight tested the indigenously developed HElINA (Helicopter-launched Anti-Tank Guided …

Indian Army

Kerala floods: Railways permits govt organisations, private bodies to transport relief material for free till 31 August

<b>New Delhi:</b> The railways has issued a set of guidelines allowing all government organisations as well as private bodies to transport relief material …


Naagin 3 written update: Bela tracks down naagmani, sheds tears for Maahir

Bela is yet to recover from the shock of Maahir's death, but as Naag raani she has to find Naagmani during chandra grahan that would only last for …

Entertainment (India)

PM assures flood-hit Karnataka help in rescue, relief works

New Delhi/Kodagu (Karnataka), Aug 19 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday assured Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy of help in the …


Kerala floods: JNU students stage stir, allege manhandling by cops

By PTI<p>NEW DELHI: The members of the Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union (JNUSU) staged a protest outside the Home Ministry here today, …

India News

Wrestler Bajrang opens India’s gold account in Asian Games

Bajrang, who came into the Asian Games as favourite to win the gold in this category, beat his Japanese opponent 11-8 in the final bout.

Sports (India)

Kerala grapples with fuel, drug supply disruptions

At some fuel stations, where shipments had arrived, long queues of people carrying containers were seen. Photo: Gireesh Chandra Prasad/Mint<p><b>Trichur:</b> …

Business (India)

2 Bike-Borne Men Open Fire Outside East Delhi Restaurant to 'Scare Owner'

At least six rounds were fired by the duo outside the restaurant in the afternoon<p><b>New Delhi</b>: Two bike-borne men allegedly opened fire outside a …

India News

Air India to carry rescue operations from Kochi Naval Base

<b>New Delhi:</b> As the Kochi airport is closed due to floods in Kerala, National Carrier Air India has planned to operate from Kochi Naval Base to …


Damage wreaked by Kerala floods to cost $2.7bn | Financial Times

Severe floods that have displaced 680,000 people in India’s prosperous southern state of Kerala have caused an estimated $2.7bn worth of damages, …


Man posing as AIIMS doctor arrested

<b>New Delhi, Aug 19:</b> A 25-year-old man, who was allegedly posing as a doctor at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here, was arrested, …


Delhi Man Kills Woman, Her Son When Asked To Repay Loan

The bodies of the woman and her son with multiple stab injuries were found inside their house yesterday.<p><b>New Delhi:</b><p>A man was arrested for allegedly …


Engine issues ground new IndiGo Airbus A320Neo aircraft

IndiGo’s new A320Neo aircraft was grounded after operating from Indore to Bengaluru on 10 August. Photo: Reuters<p><b>New Delhi:</b> A new Airbus A320Neo …


Row erupts after Sidhu skips funeral of Vajpayee

Sidhu, a Congress minister in Punjab, had skipped the funeral of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on Friday to attend Imran’s swearing in.

India News

Kerala girl trolled for selling fish donates Rs 1.5 lakh to CM’s relief fund

New Delhi, Aug 19: A Kerala girl who was trolled for selling fish outside her college to meet her educational needs has contributed Rs 1.5 lakh to …


Comedy king Kapil Sharma finally makes a comeback, but not with a TV show

Kapil Sharma tweeted after a while to announce his latest project. It's official. Comedy king Kapil Sharma is finally making a comeback, but not with …

Entertainment (India)

‘Peak April-July power deficit at 0.9%’

India is still not power surplus as envisaged because peak power deficit in April-July was 0.9%, while overall electricity deficit stood at 0.6% …

India News

Geo tag plants to monitor survival, Delhi CM tells depts

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal issued a slew of directions following a review meeting on the issue, with emphasis on post-plantation care, which has …

India News

Over 6,000 apply for lateral entry

More than 6,000 candidates have shown interest in 10 posts of Joint Secretaries in the Central government, offered to private sector specialists as …

Financial Services

Bigg Boss 12: Host Salman Khan gets special power to stop evictions and punishments?

Salman Khan is returning back for his annual date with Bigg Boss for ninth time in a row. Like every year, he will feature in Weekend Ka Vaar …

Bigg Boss

APSET 2018 Results Declared at Pass Percentage at 7.45

The Andhra Pradesh Educational Minister Ganta Srinivas Rao released the APSET 2018 Results on Saturday at the Andhra University Senate Hall. Minister …


Cases of theft in long-distance trains have jumped 30 per cent

Travelling in trains is getting riskier as Indian Railways has recorded a 30 per cent increase in cases of theft and other crimes under IPC in trains.


PFRDA sets up panel on cyber safety

Updated: August 19, 2018 22:00 IST<p>New Delhi, August 19, 2018 22:00 IST<p>Updated: August 19, 2018 22:00 IST<p>more-in<p>Pension Fund and Regulatory …

Internet Safety

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Twenty four hours of special programming starting at 8 pm tonight. Watch and donate at our offices across the country. NDTV is working with Goonj and …