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Foreign tourist arrivals hit new high of 1 crore

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 15:56
In happy tidings for India's tourism sector, the year 2017 ended on a high with the number of foreign tourist arrivals (FTAs) crossing the 10-million mark, which pushed the country's earnings to over 27 billion dollars.

CJI, senior judges to have lunch together today

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 15:05
Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra took the first step on Tuesday towards resolving the stalemate with four senior judges — Justices J Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi, Madan B Lokur and Kurian Joseph — by holding a meeting with them and promising to consider their grievances.

Haj subsidy ends, funds to go into minority edu

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 14:03
In keeping with Supreme Court orders and its own political plank, the Modi government will no longer provide subsidy to Haj pilgrims and has pledged that funds saved will be used for the education of minorities, particularly girl children.

SC judges assigned Loya case want another bench to hear it

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 13:27
In a dramatic twist in the ongoing strife in the Supreme Court, a bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra on Tuesday ordered that the PIL seeking an independent probe into the death of special CBI judge B H Loya be put up before an "appropriate bench".

'Shalom, bahut khushi', says the boy who lived

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 12:56
The 11-year-old spent two hours reliving his memories in the house where he lived with his parents, Rabbi Gavriel Holtzberg and Rivka Rosenberg. "Shalom...bahut khushi (I'm very happy)," Moshe had said earlier, while speaking to media at Mumbai airport.

Army Captain injured in firing by Pak troops

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 12:29
Pakistani troops opened fire at Indian posts along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district on Tuesday, injuring an Army Captain, officials said. The injured Army Captain has been hospitalised, a security official said.

2nd Test Live: India lose openers in chase of 287

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 07:04
Follow all the live updates from the Day 4 of the 2nd Test between India and South Africa in Centurion.

Forces to get 72k assault rifles & 93,895 carbines

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 04:44
Under the proposal, cleared at the meeting chaired by defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman, 72,000 assault rifles and 93,895 carbines will be procured, the sources said.

No Haj subsidy from this year: Naqvi

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 02:26

US military quietly prepares for a last resort: War with North Korea

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 02:01
The scope and timing of the recent US exercises suggest a renewed focus on getting the country's military prepared for what could be on the horizon with North Korea.

2nd Test: Elgar hits fifty as SA march ahead

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 23:12
Check live cricket score, cricket scorecard & ball by ball commentary of India vs South Africa 2nd Test on Times of India

Judge Loya case: 'Petitioner should know all'

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 22:38
The Supreme Court (SC) today told the Maharashtra government the Justice BM Loya 'mysterious death' case is a matter in which the petitioner should know all the facts and must be able to examine all the documents, including the medical report.

Crisis in Supreme Court yet to be resolved, says attorney general 

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 20:56
A crisis erupted on January 12 after four senior judges — Justices J Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi, Madan B Lokur and Kurian Joseph — openly castigated the functioning of the top court headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra.