Delhi

Two held for stabbing 58-year-old to death over suspected affair: Police

Kurbaan, who hailed from Samastipur district in Bihar, was invited to the capital by the accused on the pretext of finding him a job, the officer said.

Cricket

Only one side was prepared to give their version: Mike Procter on the infamous Monkeygate

Mike Procter, the match referee of the infamous Monkeygate, reflects on the scandal in his autobiography 'Caught in the Middle: Monkeygate, Politics and Other Hairy Issues'.

Politics

Amit Shah Launches BJP's Programme to Enrol Those who Vote First Time in 2019

"The BJP is not just a political party, but it's an ideology, a struggle and a pledge to make a new India under Prime Minister Narendra Modi's leadership," Amit Shah said.

Delhi

Sisters offered ‘intimate chat’, took photos from FB to lure men

Police recovered 19 SIM cards, nine high-end phones, one laptop, passbooks, cheque books and debit cards of around 13 bank accounts from their possession.

Delhi

Give 100 per cent: First woman at helm of Tihar men’s cell has a simple mantra

She was posted in Tihar Jail in 2013, and looked after the women’s cell for over two years.

Delhi

‘Meteor’ that caused buzz turns out to be human waste

Landed in Gurgaon village after falling out of aircraft; scientists were called in

Cricket

IPL Auction: 2016's Million-dollar-buy Pawan Negi Drops Price

A couple of years back all-rounder Pawan Negi turned into an overnight sensation when he fetched a mind-boggling deal of Rs 8.5 crore, making him the most expensive uncapped buy in the cash-rich Indian Premier League (IPL).

Sport

Malaysia Masters: Viktor Axelsen to Face Kenta Nishimoto in Final

World number one Viktor Axelsen of Denmark destroyed Malaysia's Daren Liew 21-15, 21-11 on Saturday to secure a place in the final of the Malaysia Masters.

Mumbai

A day in the life Deepak Kumar, 27, a boom operator on a TV set in Mumbai: The silence of the shadows

On Jan 7, a boom boy died in a TV set fire, going unnoticed for over 24 hours. As he works unseen, unheard, just out of the spotlight, Kumar isn’t surprised

Lucknow

‘Sometimes I had to miss classes if it got too cold because I had no sweater’

Having failed to get a supplier for sweaters for school students, the Uttar Pradesh government recently decentralised the process, making School Management Committees responsible for the procurement and distribution of sweaters. Having gone through much o

Sport

Pro Wrestling League: Haryana Hammer Mumbai to Enter Semis

Asian championship silver medallist Sumit Malik overcame Satender Malik to guide Haryana Hammers to a tense 4-3 win over Mumbai Maharathi in the Pro Wrestling League (PWL) contest at the Siri Fort Indoor Stadium here on Saturday.

Mumbai

‘Every day is same. We’re tired of forever living like this’

Just one room of their own, filled with books on Constitution and euthanasia, and fear of being left alone. What drives the Mumbai-based Lavates’ plea for mercy death

Nation

Bhansali Invited us to Watch 'Padmaavat', Says Karni Sena; Claims Offer Not Sincere

The production company sent a missive to Shree Rajput Karni Sena and Shree Rajput Sabha Bhawan, its leaders claimed but alleged that the move was only a ploy "aimed at fooling".

Nation

At Least Nine Killed as Fire Breaks Out in Factory in Delhi's Bawana, Several Feared Trapped

Ten fire tenders are present on the spot and rescue operations are underway, officials said.

Football

Hazard Stars as Chelsea Thrash Brighton & Hove Albion 4-0

A sublime performance from Eden Hazard solved Chelsea's recent scoring problems in their first victory this year conjuring two goals in a 4-0 win away to Brighton and Hove Albion on Saturday.

Business

IMF, World Bank Laud RBI for 'Strengthening' Supervision

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank had released two separate main Reports of the 2017 India Financial Sector Assessment Programme (FSAP) in December 2017.

Football

Zinedine Zidane Fuels Neymar to Real Madrid Speculation

Under pressure Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane on Saturday described Neymar, a rumoured transfer target for the European champions, as a "great player who everyone loves".

Cricket

IPL Auction: 16 Marquee Players Up for Grabs Including Stokes, Root

England superstar Ben Stokes and star India opener Shikhar Dhawan will be amongst the 16 marquee players up for grabs during the the upcoming IPL Players' Auction, which is set to take place in Bengaluru on January 27 and 28.

World

Donald Trump's Dealmaker Image Tarnished by US Govt Shutdown

Trump, who in July 2016 said: "Nobody knows the system better than me, which is why I alone can fix it," has asserted that past government shutdowns were the fault of the person in the White House.

Nation

Leopard Enters House Near Bengaluru, Subdued After 9-Hour Drama

The leopard was caught and tranquilized after a nine-hour drama.

Other sports

Mumbai Marathon: Runners chart route to Gold Coast via Mumbai

Nitendra Singh Rawat and T Gopi will be chasing after a 2:13 timing at Mumbai marathon, and will even have a foreign pace setter in Marius Ionescu.

Business

Govt Set to Hit Divestment Goal First Time Post ONGC-HPCL Deal

The higher receipt from disinvestment will help the government in sticking to its fiscal deficit target of 3.2 per cent of the GDP this financial year, which may see lower collections from the newly introduced Goods and Services Tax.

Nation

Pakistan Summons Indian Deputy High Commissioner Over 'Ceasefire Violations'

Pakistan's Foreign Office (FO) said that Indian troops violated the ceasefire in Khuiratta, Bagsar and Khanjar Sectors on the Line of Control (LoC) on January 20.

Business

Government Restricts Imports of Petcoke for Users in Delhi Region

India is the world's biggest consumer of petroleum coke, better known as petcoke, which is a dark solid carbon material that emits 11 percent more greenhouse gases than coal.

Nation

Fire at Firecracker Factory leaves 17 Dead, PM Modi Expresses Anguish Over Tragic Incident

The official of fire department added that fire had broken out in the afternoon and brought under control around in the evening.

Football

Philippe Coutinho nears Barcelona debut after training with team

Philippe Coutinho joined Barca from Liverpool for a club record 142 million pounds ($196 million) on January 6.

Nation

Haryana CM Proposes Death Penalty for Rape of Girls Aged 12 and Below After Spate of Cases

Two minor Dalit girls were allegedly raped and killed in separate incidents in Haryana recently, barely a month after a similar case involving a six-year-old girl shook the state.

Nation

Assembly polls: Top leaders of Congress, BJP to descend on Karnataka

PM Modi to be in Bengaluru on Feb. 4, while Rahul Gandhi will begin his visit on Feb. 10

World

North to Send Delegation to Prepare for Olympics on Sunday: South Korea Ministry

The North's participation in the Winter Olympics in South Korea's Pyeongchang has been interpreted as an apparent diplomatic breakthrough after months of high tension over the North's nuclear and missile programme.

Bengaluru

‘I opened the door and a leopard ran in’

“I was shocked and frightened. I could not speak and don’t know how I reached the bathroom after seeing the leopard in our house,” said Vanajakshi, who, along with her daughter-in-law Vinutha, sought ...

Football

Atletico Madrid slip in title race, draw 1-1 against Girona

Girona have caused problems for the top teams all season and equalised in the 73rd minute which means Barcelona could have a 11-point lead by the end of the weekend.

Kochi

Traffic congestion worsens at Vyttila

Installation of barricades on south-western side of junction for flyover work blamed

Politics

Punjab CM Blames Poor Funds, No Centre Support for Not Extending Debt Waiver Scheme

Appealing Punjab's farming community to shun protest, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, in a release, said his government could not afford to waive any more of their debts at the present juncture, but was committed to alleviating all their woes at the earli

Bengaluru

Trapped in the bathroom for 6 hours

With a five-year-old leopard in their house at Jayanagara in Tumakuru city, Vinutha and Vanajakshi were trapped in the bathroom for nearly five hours. Outside the house, the police and Forest Departme...

Football

ISL 2018: Kerala Blasters seek revenge against FC Goa

Kerala Blasters would to look avenge their humiliating defeat in the first leg when they take on FC Goa in an Indian Super League match in Kochi on Sunday.

Bengaluru

‘People kept pushing as I aimed’

The dart pierced the hip of the feline, sedating it in minutes

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