New Delhi: In an obvious move to douse the uproar following the publication of the draft NRC, the Supreme Court on Tuesday said the list cannot be the basis for any coercive action by any authority. “What has been published is a complete draft NRC. It can’t be the basis for any action by any authority,” …

London: Fugitive liquor baron Vijay Mallya, who is facing money laundering charges in multi-crore fraud case, on Tuesday said he has not applied for any clemency plea in India’s Karnataka High Court and is ready to settle dues. Mallya’s assertion came after he came out of the Westminster court in London which he visited, along with …

Birmingham: Virat Kohli-led team India will be up against a formidable England side in the five-Test series starting from Wednesday at the Edgbaston Cricket Ground here on Wednesday. India have not won a Test series in England since 2007, achieved under the captaincy of Rahul Dravid. And now under the captaincy of Virat Kohli, India are bracing …

New Delhi: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday took on the Narendra Modi government over the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam, saying people were intentionally being victimised just for the sake of winning elections. She also warned the Centre of this leading to a bloodbath and civil war. Addressing a conclave by …

Wellington: New Zealand Cricket (NZC) on Tuesday announced the itinerary for India’s tour early next year, which will see both the men’s and women’s teams playing limited overs matches simultaneously. According to a release from NZC, the men-in-blue team will play five ODIs and three T20Is while the women play three ODIs and as many T20Is. …

Lucknow: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Tuesday blamed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) governments at the Centre and in states of practicing ‘narrow-minded and divisive brand of politics’ in the garb of implementing judiciary’s directives. Referring to the ‘near elimination’ of some 40 lakh religious and linguistic minorities in Assam after the publication of the …

New Delhi: Taapsee Pannu has been roped in as the brand ambassador of Bajaj NOMARKS. She will be the face of the brand’s new TV campaign which follows the philosophy of #CheherePeSirfShaanNoNishaan. “I have always believed in the beauty of nourishing and nurturing your natural self. Through my work I have always tried to send …