India

New Delhi: Sterlite Power Grid Ventures Limited (Sterlite Grid) has become India’s first private power transmission developer to deploy Aircrane for setting up of a power transmission line in the extremely challenging terrain of Jammu & Kashmir. Announcing it on Wednesday, Sterile Grid said the company entered into a partnership with US-based Erickson Inc. to install …

New Delhi: The Supreme Court of India in an unprecedented rebuke, said that no cases should be assigned to the bench of Justice CS Karnan of Madras High Court. The decision of the Apex court has come after Justice Karnan resisted and defied his transfer to the Calcutta High Court. The order was passed by …

Srinagar: The soldiers of 12 Maratha Regiment of the Indian army has unearthed a militant hideout near the Line of Control (LoC) in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) on Friday. The hideout was found during combing operations in Amrohi forests of North Kashmir district. Five Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) weighing 500 gm each were recovered from …

  Lucknow: Taking a serious view of anti-national sloganeering by a section of Jawahar Lal Nehru University students, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday ordered the Delhi Police Commissioner to take strict action in the case. “Strict action will be taken if anyone questions the unity and integrity of the country and raises anti-national …

Bhopal: Police was in a tizzy when a 32-year-old woman walked into a police station with the dismembered genital of her brother-in-law. The woman was irked from constant sexual abuse and decided to chop off the genitals on Thursday. The incident happened in Churhat area of the Sidhi district. The accused had committed suicide before …

Varanasi: There are times when destiny overrules even best of the efforts. This can be best described in the chain of events which denied Banaras Hindu University (BHU) and India a golden chance to have Nobel Laureate Albert Einstein as a faculty.        A simple lack of communication between Mahamana Madan Mohan Malviya and …

Mumbai: Pakistani-American terrorist David Headley on Thursday told the special court that Ishrat Jahan, was a Lashker-e-Taiba (LeT) operative. She was killed in an encounter in 2004 in Gujarat. Headley is deposing before the special court for the third day. The 19-year-old girl and three others were killed in that encounter by the Gujarat police. …

New Delhi: Lance Naik Hanumanthappa, who was rescued six days after being buried under snow in Siachen, died on Thursday afternoon. He was admitted to Army’s Research and Referral Hospital in serious condition but he succumbed to multiple organ failure. PM Narendra Modi condoled on his death by tweeting- “He leaves us sad & devastated. RIP Lance Naik Hanumanthappa. The soldier in you …