BJP used money to steal Goa, Manipur mandates: Rahul Gandhi

[New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh BJP President and party MP Keshav Prasad Maurya flashes victory sign at media at Parliament in New Delhi on Tuesday during the budget session. /PTI] New Delhi, March 14 : Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday accused the BJP of using money to “steal the mandate” in Manipur and Goa […]

Turkey suspends high-level diplomatic relations with Netherlands

Ankara, March 14 : Turkey will not allow the Dutch ambassador to Ankara to return to Turkey and has suspended high-level diplomatic relations between the two countries, a top government official has said. Deputy Turkish Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus announced the freeze in Ankara Monday amid an escalating row over Turkish officials’ access to the […]

South Korea’s ex-president hounded over dumped dogs

By Jeongeun Lee SEOUL, Mar 14 : A South Korean animal rights group has filed a complaint with police against former president Park Geun-hye for abandoning nine pet dogs in the presidential Blue House after being dismissed from office. The dogs are Jindos, a Korean breed of hunting dog known for their loyalty. Park left […]

India’s wholesale price inflation at 6.55% in February

New Delhi, March 14 : India’s annual rate of inflation based on wholesale prices rose to 6.55 per cent in February 2017 from 5.25 per cent in the previous month, official data showed on Tuesday. According to the Wholesale Price Index (WPI) data released by the Commerce and Industry Ministry, the annual inflation rate was […]

Sukma attack shows Naxals are frustrated: Home Minister

New Delhi, March 14 : Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said Left wing extremists were restless because of the attacks carried out against them by security forces, and called the Sukma attack on the CRPF a result of that frustration. Making a statement in the Lok Sabha, Rajnath Singh condoled the death of 12 […]

Priyanka Chopra celebrates Holi with Jimmy Fallon

[NEW YORK: In this image made from a video, former U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York Preet Bharara, walks down a line of applauding well-wishers Monday, March 13, 2017, in front of the New York office where he worked until he was fired by President Donald Trump’s administration over the weekend after […]