SGPC asks Amarinder to apologise to Sikhs

The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has asked Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh to “apologise” to the Sikh community for the distortion of Sikh history in revised textbooks of senior classes of Punjab School Education Board...

Dussehra organisers and railway officials summoned over Amritsar train tragedy

Twenty people, including the Dussehra celebration organisers and railway officials have been summoned so far, according to the Jalandhar divisional commissioner B Purushartha.

Union minister Ananth Kumar passes away

Karnataka government has declared a three-day state mourning till November 14 as a mark of respect to Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar, who died early on Monday morning.

Age no bar: 96-year-old scores 98 per cent

Karthiyaniamma Krishnapilla, a 96-year-old woman of the Muttom village in Alappuzha, Kerala has topped Class IV exams. Out of the 43,300 students, Karthiyaniamma topped in class IV test scoring 98 out of 100 in the exam conducted by the Kerala...

Bengal BJP leader threatens those trying to stop 'rath yatra'

Actor-turned-politician Locket Chatterjee has issued a warning stating that those trying to stop BJP's rath yatra in West Bengal, “will get crushed under the wheels of the chariot”.

Bengal woman raped, rod inserted in her private parts

A tribal woman was raped and assaulted in Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal last week.

Manchester airport delivers major boost to north with new Mumbai connection

Jet Airways’ five-times-a-week service from Manchester to Mumbai took for the first time this morning, at a celebration attended by Aviation Minister, Baroness Liz Sugg and hundreds of guests from across the region.

A small village in Gujarat becomes India's first Golden Village

A small village near Bagsara, Saurashtra, Rafala found itself in the limelight recently as it received the title of 'Golden Village', bringing pride to Gujarat and its government.

Two IndiGo planes carrying approximately 300 passengers came within 45 seconds of a mid-air collision in Bangladeshi air space, before an air traffic controller in Kolkata spotted the prospective disaster and instructed one of the pilots to...

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