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    India, US 'nearing' trade deal: Report
    • India, US 'nearing' trade deal: Report(20:32)
      New York, Sep 18 (IANS) Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the US, the two countries are "nearing a trade breakthrough", an influential publication, the Washington Examiner, has reported quoting US officials and industry "insiders".
    Gehlot govt plans 75% job reservation in Rajasthan
    Ayodhya case: SC says Hindus prayed to 'central dome' for its divinity
    Gurugram Rapid Metro to continue ops till Sep 20
    • Gurugram Rapid Metro to continue ops till Sep 20(20:32)
      Chandigarh, Sep 18 (IANS) With the inking of a pact between Haryana Shahari Vikas Pradhikaran (HSVP) and Delhi Metro Rail Corporation to take over the Rapid Metro Rail in Gurugram, previous owning company Rapid Metro Rail Gurgaon South Ltd on Wednesday said it was willing to continue for the time being.
    Vinesh Phogat wins bronze at World C'ships, secures Oly spot
    • Vinesh Phogat wins bronze at World C'ships, secures Oly spot(18:36)
      Nur-Sultan (Kazakhastan), Sep 18 (IANS) After becoming the first Indian wrestler to secure an Olympic quota for the 2020 Tokyo Games, Asian Games gold medallist Vinesh Phogat on Wednesday ended her medal drought at Wrestling World Championships by winning a bronze here.
    52 officers shifted in major J&K shake-up
    • 52 officers shifted in major J&K shake-up(18:12)
      New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) In a major bureaucratic reshuffle, the government of Jammu and Kashmir transferred 52 officials across various departments on Wednesday. The transferred officials include two Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officers while the rest belong to various cadre of the state's provincial services.
    • Terror camps train youth in Pak's Punjab province(20:04)
      New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) Proscribed terror outfits have begun recruiting locals in Punjab province of Pakistan after India withdrew special status to Jammu and Kashmir, sources in the Indian Army said here on Wednesday.
    • UNSC adopts Afghan resolution sans China's OBOR reference(20:46)
      United Nations, Sep 18 (IANS) The Security Council has voted to extend the UN mission in Afghanistan after China backed down from a threat to veto it if it did not include a reference to its One Belt One Road (OBOR) initiative.
    Pak refuses overflight to PM Modi's plane
    • Pak refuses overflight to PM Modi's plane(20:56)
      Islamabad, Sep 18 (IANS) Pakistan on Wednesday refused to grant overflight to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's aircraft due to India's removal of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir.
    Cabinet clears Rs 2,024 crore bonus for Railway staff
    Mamata meets Modi with sandesh, seeks his help
    • Mamata meets Modi with sandesh, seeks his help(19:18)
      New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) Meeting the Prime Minister here on Wednesday after a 15-month gap amid heightened political speculations, Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee urged Narendra Modi to revive certain stalled projects in the state.
    • EU parliamentarians slam Pak over terror, rights violations(1 minute ago)
      Brussels, Sep 18 (IANS) European parliamentarians Ryszard Czarnecki and Fulvio Martusciello and Indian-origin member Neena Gill have slammed Pakistan for harbouring terrorists and also spoken out against fellow EU parliamentarians for turning a blind eye to open rights violations by Pakistan.
    ECI deletes 2.16 lakh bogus voters in Maharashtra
    • ECI deletes 2.16 lakh bogus voters in Maharashtra(19:54)
      Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) The Election Commission of India (ECI) has deleted 2.16 lakh bogus voters in Maharashtra and the process is on to strike off more such fake names, the state Congress was informed here on Wednesday.
    SC expresses concern over lack of safety gear for sewer workers (2nd Lead)
    Biryani chain scions Raghib, Arsalan chargesheeted (Lead)
    • Biryani chain scions Raghib, Arsalan chargesheeted (Lead)(19:26)
      Kolkata, Sep 18 (IANS) The Kolkata police on Wednesday filed a chargesheet in the gruesome Jaguar accident case, charging prime accused Raghib Parwez, scion of the famous biryani maker Arsalan chain of restaurants, on various counts, including culpable homicide not amounting to murder.
    Apple first to use recycled rare earth materials in new iPhones
    Congressmen urge Trump to restore India as GSP beneficiary
    Jaguar case: Raghib Parwez chargesheeted
    • Jaguar case: Raghib Parwez chargesheeted(18:14)
      Kolkata, Sep 18 (IANS) The Kolkata police on Wednesday filed a chargesheet in the gruesome Jaguar accident case, charging prime accused Raghib Parwez, scion of the famous biryani maker Arsalan chain of restaurants, on various counts, including culpable homicide not amounting to murder.
    Doctors hail e-cigarettes ban, traders in shock
    • Doctors hail e-cigarettes ban, traders in shock(18:02)
      New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) With the Union Cabinet directing a blanket ban on e-cigarettes in the country with complete suspension of their manufacturing, import, export, distribution and storage, physicians welcomed the step while e-cigarette traders expressed shock and anger over the decision.
    ITC, Godfrey Phillips surge as govt bans e-cigarettes
    After Russia, US hints at oil for India on concessional terms
    • After Russia, US hints at oil for India on concessional terms(16:40)
      New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) The US may offer oil and gas to India on concessional terms from its own reserves to help the latter tide over any shortages arising from the drone attacks on Saudi Arabian Oil Company, or Aramco, that have caused the biggest-ever disruption in global crude oil supplies.
    India would not be partitioned, if Savarkar was PM: Thackeray
    • India would not be partitioned, if Savarkar was PM: Thackeray(16:32)
      Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) In a pre-election swipe, Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray said that Pakistan would not have been created if the Hindutva protagonist Vinayak Damodar Savarkar alias Veer Savarkar had become the Prime Minister at that time.