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CHANDIGARH Rioting prison inmates in Punjab’s Gurdaspur central jail fought pitched battles with security forces till Saturday morning, but were thwarted in their attempted jailbreak...

GORAKHPUR Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Aditya Nath Yogi on Saturday said he was only following the directives of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) to close...

WASHINGTON A Sikh-American girl was harassed on a subway train by a man who mistook her as a Middle-Easterner and told her to “go back...

WASHINGTON Two senators have written letters to the Trump administration to push for the sale of F-16 fighter jets to India as well as to...

NEW DELHI Despite the impact of demonetisation, Indian tax collections this fiscal will exceed budgetary estimates, federal Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Wednesday. Replying to...

NEW DELHI/LUCKNOW Police said Wednesday they were not ruling out arson after fire gutted three butcher shops in Uttar Pradesh, where a firebrand Hindu leader...

NEW DELHI India is exploring setting up a new payments mechanism for trade with Iran, after its old sanctions workaround broke down, as state banks...

JAIPUR A court here on Wednesday sentenced to life imprisonment both the convicts for the Ajmer Dargah bombing which killed three people in 2007. The Special...

KOLLAM (Kerala) A day after criticising Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi and AK Antony in his Facebook post, Kerala Youth Congress vice-president CR Mahesh on Wednesday...

NEW YORK India came down by one slot and was ranked 131st among 188 countries on Human Development Index (HDI) 2016 released by the United...