The acrimony in the SP first family delivered an unexpected spin-off for BJP, with SP patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav citing Narendra Modi as the role model of an obedient son who respects mother and visits her even after becoming PM.
A five-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 34-year-old neighbour at Haiderpur in Shalimar Bagh on Sunday evening. A case has been registered under sections of rape and POCSO Act but the youth is still absconding. The girl has been hospitalised.
Brace for severely poor air quality this Diwali, primarily due to two reasons: one, pollution levels are already high because of massive agricultural-residue burning in neighbouring states and, two, weather conditions are unlikely to be favourable for dispersion of pollutants emitted on Diwali.
Even as JNU student Najeeb Ahmad continues to be missing, charges are flying thick and fast. Now, J Alimuddin Khan, president of JNU’s hostel union, has stirred a fresh controversy by claiming that it’s wrong to blame ABVP squarely for the violence at Mahi-Mandvi hostel.
Apple has announced biggest-ever price drop for its smartphones in India. Under the new pricing, iPhone 6S (128GB), carying an MRP of Rs 82,000, will now be available at an MRP of Rs 60,000. iPhone 6s Plus (128GB) will now be available at an MRP of Rs 70,000, the smartphone too has received a price cut of Rs 22,000. Apple's 4-inch smartphone iPhone SE, too has got a price cut. The 64GB version of iPhone SE will now be available at Rs 44,000.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), on Monday night, called off the Indian Premier League media rights tendering scheduled for Tuesday, October 25, and put the onus on the Justice RM Lodha Committee, saying it was now for the court-appointed panel to oversee a fair and transparent bidding process.
Suresh Raina was on Monday ruled out of the remaining two ODIs against New Zealand after failing to recover from viral fever as India decided not to make any change to the squad that has taken a 2-1 lead in the ongoing five-ODI series.
Rio Olympian Sandeep Tomar and Ritu Phogat were among the gold medal winners in their respective weight categories at the ongoing Senior (men's and women's) National Wrestling championship at Gonda, Uttar Pradesh.
On a day Cyrus Mistry was ousted as the chairman of Tata Sons, the Group Executive Council (GEC) set up by him has been disbanded. Soon after making public the departure of Mistry, Tata Group's website removed all the details related to the GEC, including profile of the members.
Telecom tower firm Bharti Infratel on Monday reported close to 31 per cent jump in its consolidated net profit to Rs 773.80 crore for the quarter ended September 30 compared with Rs 591.60 crore for the same period a year ago.