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60 shots fired at Hindu temple sign in North Carolina

A sign board for a planned Hindu temple in the US state of North Carolina has been fired at, leaving over 60 holes in the sign, prompting authorities to probe the incident that has shocked the Indian community. The incident happened sometime between noon July 4 and about 1 pm last Saturday, Forsyth County Sheriff’s […]

Shivraj Singh Chouhan heads to Delhi amid Vyapam row, may meet PM Modi

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Bhopal: In the midst of the raging Vyapam scam controversy, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan left for New Delhi this evening, sparking speculations that he may meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the massive examination and recruitment scandal. “First, he boarded a state plane from here for New Delhi around 2.50 pm. But […]

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‘Bill Cosby used fame, money and drugs to pursue women’

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US comedian Bill Cosby admitted that he offered mentorship and money to women he had sex with, according to court documents cited in the New York Times. Cosby used his combination of fame, concern and sedatives to pursue young women, reveals a 2005 deposition in a lawsuit filed by former Temple University employee Andrea Constand, […]

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Monsoon Session: BJP decides to be defensive over Raje, Sushma and Chouhan issues

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New Delhi: Setting the tone for the upcoming Monsoon session, BJP on Sunday decided against being defensive over the controversies related to Sushma Swaraj, Vasundhara Raje and Shivraj Singh Chouhan and would brazen it out in Parliament which is set to be stormy over these issues. BJP chief Amit Shah held strategy meetings with various […]

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Embattled BCCI to constitute working group to study judgement against CSK, Rajasthan

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Under pressure to resolve the crisis triggered by Justice RM Lodha Committee’s verdict on the IPL betting scandal, an embattled BCCI on Sunday decided to constitute a working group to study the order and give recommendations within six weeks. The decision to form the group was taken at the crucial IPL Governing Council meeting in […]

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India v/s Zimbabwe, 2nd T20 match: Bhuvaneshwar takes two wickets in an over as hosts finish innings on 145-7

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Hello and welcome to the LIVE updates for the T20 match between India and Zimbabwe. 18:12 IST Zimbabwe finish their innings on 145-7 after 20 overs. The hosts have set a target of 146 for the Indians to chase. 18:02 IST OUT!! Bhuvaneshwar gets two wickets in one over! First it was Zimbabwe opener Chamu […]

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Salman Khan wants ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ to be made tax-free, urges Modi and Sharif to watch the movie

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Mumbai(PTI): Directed by Kabir Khan, “Bajrangi Bhaijaan” is about a little Pakistani girl, who loses her way on the Indo-Pak border and finds herself in India. Salman finds the girl and takes it upon himself to re-unite her with her family in Pakistan. Bollywood superstar Salman Khan on Saturday said he wants his recently-released film […]

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Lalu Prasad, Nitish Kumar to be hit hardest if caste data released, says Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan

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Patna(PTI): Pitching for a comprehensive classification of caste data before its release, Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Sunday said once in public domain it will hit leaders like Lalu Prasad and Nitish Kumar the most. Paswan, Lok Janshakti Party chief, also claimed the Extremely Backward Castes among the OBCs have shifted allegiance to the […]

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US bribery case: Two former Goa ministers may be involved, says Manohar Parrikar

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New Delhi(PTI): Union Minister and former Goa CM Manohar Parrikar on Sunday hinted that two former ministers might be involved in the alleged bribery case involving a US firm over a water developmental scheme in the state. Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar had earlier on Sunday said he will demand a CBI inquiry into the allegations. […]

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