The Trump administration on Wednesday hit Iran with new sanctions that target several transportation firms as it continues its “maximum pressure campaign” against the Islamic Republic over its nuclear and ballistic missile programs.
The audience at the ongoing International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK) on Saturday gave a standing ovation to 70-year-old Prabhavati Amma and lined up to click selfies with her.
The Sangli police on Tuesday took custody of jailed realtor Deepak Sakharam Kulkarni alias DSK, his wife Hemanti and son Shishir Kulkarni, in connection with a cheating case registered with the Sangli police.
A 27-year old man strangled his 20-year old wife and 14-month-old son to death over a family dispute at Gachibowli on the outskirts of Hyderabad Wednesday morning, the police said.
New DelhiOn a cold December morning, sometime last week, a 22-year-old man is spotted quickly riding past a team of inquisitive television channel crew, who are walking past the Sant Ravidas Camp in south Delhi.
Philip McKeon, known for playing the son of Linda Lavin’s titular character in the classic Alice, is no more. He was 55. The actor died Tuesday morning in Texas following longtime illness, family spokesman Jeff Ballard confirmed to variety.com.
Former Indian skipper Sunil Gavaskar feels Virat Kohli’s men need to work on their fielding if they are to win the World T20 slated to be held in Australia next year. “I think fielding is the most important thing. You save runs, you put pressure on the opposition,” Gavaskar told IANS. The fielding standards of Team India have improved by leaps and bounds in the recent years. However, in the first two T20Is against the West Indies, their performance in the field was “poor” as there were many slip-ups and dropped catches.
The acrimony between West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankhar and chief minister Mamata Banerjee took an unprecedented twist on Tuesday – three months after the former Janata Dal Lok Sabha MP from Rajasthan’s Jhunjhuna and Union minister of state for parliamentary affairs became the state’s constitutional head for the first time.
Police on Wednesday said that the killing of the 31-year-old private school teacher, Sarabjit Kaur, in Kharar town of Mohali district last week was a contract killing and the mother of her live-in partner has been arrested for plotting the murder.
Former Australia captain and batting legend Ricky Ponting is finally on social media. Ponting is now on Twitter and he announced his arrival on social media with a bunch of adorable photos of a net session with his son Fletcher.
Actor Dulquer Salmaan has said his hands shake when he shoots for intimate scenes, adding that he sometimes feels naked while shooting for such scenes.
Since 2000, former Jharkhand chief minister Madhu Koda (or his nominee) has never lost from Jagannathpur assembly constituency in West Singhbhum district in southern Jharkhand. This, despite Koda being convicted on corruption in allocation of coal mines when he was CM between 2006 and 2008.
In a pink-walled room of a government office in Chandigarh, Indian women spend their days cancelling the passports of runaway husbands.
A couple was arrested from Bhiwandi for killing their 70-year-old neighbour and dumping her body in a lake.
An accused in an attempt to murder case ended his life by hanging himself at his residence in Gopal Nagar of Haibowal on Tuesday.
The Panjab University on Tuesday withdrew its circular seeking self-attested affidavits from Kashmiri students, testifying they were not involved in any unlawful activity during the clampdown in the Valley, following Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh’s intervention.
Sukhbir Singh Badal is set to be re-elected president of the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) for the third time during a delegate session being held in Amritsar on December 14, the 99th foundation day of the party.
New Delhi A Delhi court has acquitted all the nine accused persons in the murder case of Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader Deepak Bhardwaj, who was shot dead on March 26, 2013, by two men at his farmhouse in south Delhi’s Rajokri. During the 2009 Lok Sabha elections, Bhardwaj was one of the richest candidates, with a net worth of over ?603 crore.