The Spanish government decided on Saturday to sack the secessionist leadership of Catalonia and force the region into a new election, saying it had to take the unprecedented step to prevent the region pushing ahead with independence. Pascale Davies reports.
Veteran actor and BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha jumped into the ongoing Tamil film 'Mersal' row in which GST was criticised, and said that criticising Goods and Services Tax (GST) and demonetisation does not make the critics anti-national and these things doesn't come in freedom of expression.
The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) workers attacked and vandalised stalls outside the railway station in Maharashtra's Thane and Kalyan region on Saturday. Furious workers today drove away several illegal hawkers from a railway bridge in Thane. After creating ruckus in thane area, the workers also
In an attempt to increase engagement with the youth and enlight a desire for peace among them, the Srinagar-based Army's Chinar Corps held a Youth Mela where reknown Indian singer Lucky Ali performed. The event was held at Sher-e-Kashmir International Convention Centre. The Youth Mela aims to motivate
The appointment of Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe as a goodwill ambassador of the World Health Organisation (WHO) has been denounced by human rights groups. Scarlett Cvitanovich reports.
Reacting on filing nomination papers from Arki Assembly constituency in Solan district, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Saturday said that in the past four years Congress has not won from Arki and he has chosen a tough seat for himself. The CM also took a jibe on former Union minister
As part of a ritual, people of Patiya village in Uttarakhand's Almora organised a stone pelting event on the day of Govardhan Pooja. Bagwal is an age old tradition where people in groups pelt stones at each other. and According to people farmers used to pelt stones at an evil king to save their farms
A woman was carried on shoulders for seven kilometers in Kanaguda village of Malkangiri district after ambulance failed to reach the area due to bad road connectivity. The victim, Jani Madhi, was severely ill and couldn't walk, thus her family members decided to take her another village named where
This year's 'Bhaitika' , the final day of Yama Panchak became special for Meena Pokharel and Saraswati Pokherel as their brother Kapil Pokharel retuned back to Nepal after a couple of year. Bhaitika which falls on the second lunar day of Shukla Paksha (Bright fortnight) in the month of Kartik
Suicide bombers attacked two mosques in Afghanistan on Friday killing at least 72 people including children, officials and witnesses said. Pascale Davies reports.
At least 24 houses were gutted in fire near Aligarh's Delhi gate on Saturday. Fire tenders rushed to the spot and the flames has been doused now. The reason of the fire is not yet known.
A Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) worker and local journalist was shot dead by bike-borne assailants at his shop in Karanda area of Uttar Pradesh's Ghazipur district on Saturday. The shooting comes just four days after a senior RSS leader Ravinder Gosain was shot dead at his residence in Punjab
We live in a world of technologies; we all know it has many downsides over the benefits. Now, a new study found that younger generations are sacrificing their sleep to spend more time on their phones and tablets. The research, led by Jean Twenge, Professor of Psychology at the San Diego State University
The Spanish cabinet meets to approve measures to take direct control of the semi-autonomous region of Catalonia. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Saturday met the family members of 23 jawans who were killed in separate Naxal encounters. The family members of the slain soldiers were in tears as they remembered the heroes who sacrificed their lives for the nation. CM Singh also attended the Police Commemoration
Northeast India is hugely known for its world class sportspersons and the region is now unstoppable and striving for more laurels in both national and international arenas. Female sportspersons from the region also equally contribute to the nation by winning and attaining recognitions in various sports
On the occasion of Bhai Dooj, sisters queued up outside Moradabad district jail to meet their brothers lodged in the prison. The festival is observed as a symbol of love between brothers and sisters. Sisters, dressed for festivities, visited their brothers in jail and prayed for their long life and speedy
Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan, inaugurated the 3C Model Conclave 2017 in Bhubaneswar. 3C stand for C- Corporate, C-Change Agent, C- Civil Society. The theme of the Conclave was "Yes We Can". While addressing the people Pradhan expressed his happiness over the
Several people were injured on Friday while participating in the traditional 'Hingot Yuddha', observed a day after Diwali, in Gautampura, a village near Madhya Pradesh's Indore. Hingot war is an age-old tradition where people in two groups attack each other with burning Hingots, a hollow
Chief of Army Staff of Indian Army General Bipin Rawat said that situation in Kashmir valley is improving and the current series of events just shows frustration of terrorists. General Rawat informed that the army is following government approach in Kashmir and the NIA raids are part of the same approach
Dengue fever has gripped almost the entire nation with death toll seeing an increase with each passing day. The fever is caused due to bite of an infected female aedes aegypti mosquito and can be fatal. It takes about four to ten days for the symptoms to show once bitten. The most common symptoms of
In yet another incident of violence in the name of Maoism, at least five vehicles deployed for railway line construction between Kirandul and Vishakhapatnam were torched by Naxals in Dantewada's Kamalur in Chhattisgarh. Around two dozen Maoists reached the construction site and torched the vehicles
The nation on Saturday paid homage to the policemen killed in firing by Chinese troops in 1959 and 34,400 others who laid down their lives protecting India's unity. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh attended the function at the Police Memorial Ground in New Delhi. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi
Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh attended the Police Commemoration Day parade in Raipur on Saturday. The chief minister paid homage to the policemen died in firing by Chinese troops in 1959. While addressing the gathering, CM Singh acknowledged the efforts of policemen who work day and night to
At least 11 people were killed in a road accident in Sangli district of Maharashtra. A truck carrying tiles, had also given lift to some villagers, turned on its side on Tasgaon-Kavathe Mahankal highway. The 11 deceased people include three women and eight men. The truck was coming from Karnataka to