NCW seeks guidelines on online content offensive to women (2 minutes ago)
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) The National Commission for Women (NCW) Thursday said the government should create guidelines for intermediaries to pull down any content offensive to women from the internet.
Three prisoners killed in Rajasthan jail clash (2 minutes ago)
Jaipur, July 24 (IANS) Three prisoners were killed - one gunned down and two others beaten to death - in a clash between members of two gangs in a jail in Rajasthan's Bikaner Thursday, police said.
Shushila wins India's third medal at CWG (7 minutes ago)
Glasgow, July 24 (IANS) Judoka Shushila Likmabam won India its third medal on the opening day of the 20th Commonwealth Games, settling for the silver in the final of the women's -48kg category here Thursday.
Wipro sees discretionary spend return in US (7 minutes ago)
Bangalore, July 24 (IANS) India's third largest IT firm Wipro Ltd Thursday said it saw discretionary spending return in North America, as the demand environment continued to be steady.
BREAKING NEWS: Shushila settles for silver at CWG Judo - 48 kg (17 minutes ago)
CWG: Weightlifters Sanjita wins gold, Mirabai silver for India (Night Lead) (19 minutes ago)
Glasgow, July 24 (IANS) India opened its medal count in CWG with Manipuri girls Sanjita Khumukcham and Mirabai Chanu Saikhom winning the gold and silver, respectively, in the women's 48kg category of weightlifting competitions at the Clyde Auditorium here Thursday.
Kolkata police fan out for elusive teacher who beat toddler (23 minutes ago)
Kolkata, July 24 (IANS) Police teams Thursday fanned out in areas around Kolkata and in a neighbouring state to nab elusive private tutor Pooja Singh, who was caught on video brutally thrashing a three-and-a-half-year-old child in the city.
SC declines to transfer plea against increasing Sardar Sarovar height (25 minutes ago)
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday declined the Narmada Control Authority's plea seeking the transfer to it the Narmada Bachao Andolan's plea challenging the decision to raise the height of Sardar Sarovar Dam that will be taken up for hearing by Jabalpur High Court Friday.
Jung meets Rajnath (22:40)
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung Thursday met union Home Minister Rajnath Singh.
Trinamool leader accused of assaulting ECL official arrested (22:38)
Kolkata, July 24 (IANS) A Trinamool Congress labour leader was Thursday arrested for allegedly threatening and assaulting officials of the Eastern Coalfields Limited, police said.
PIL seeks action against Shiv Sena MPs for forcing Muslim to eat (22:36)
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) A petition was filed in the Delhi High Court Thursday seeking de-recognition of the Shiv Sena and direction for disqualification of 11 of its MPs for allegedly forcing a Muslim staffer to eat at the Maharashtra Sadan during his Ramadan fast.
CWG: Sanjita wins gold, Mirabai silver for India (Lead) (22:36)
Glasgow, July 24 (IANS) It was double delight for India as Manipuri girls Sanjita Khumukcham and Mirabai Chanu Saikhom won the gold and silver, respectively, in the women's 48kg category to open the country's medal count from the weightlifting competitions at the Clyde Auditorium here Thursday.
Vandana completes 100 caps at CWG (22:22)
Glasgow, July 24 (IANS) Indian women's hockey team forward Vandana Kataria completed her 100th international cap Thursday while playing against Canada in the Pool A opener of the Commonwealth Games here Thursday.
Indian women's hockey team beats Canada 4-2 (22:16)
Glasgow, July 24 (IANS) The Indian women's hockey team won their Pool A opener against Canada 4-2 on the first day of action at the Commonwealth Games here Thursday.
CWG: Lifter Sanjita gives India first gold (22:14)
Glasgow, July 24 (IANS) India Thursday opened its medal count at the 2014 Commonwealth Games with Manipuri girls Sanjita Khumukcham and Mirabai Chanu Saikhom winning the gold and silver medals, respectively, in the women's 48kg weightlifting competitions at the Clyde Auditorium here.
Ukrainian PM announces resignation (22:02)
Kiev, July 24 (IANS) Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatsenyuk announced his resignation Thursday over parliament's "ineffectiveness" after two political parties withdrew from Ukraine's ruling coalition.
Congress cautions government over disinvestment method (22:02)
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) The Congress Thursday cautioned the government over the process it will adopt to meet its disinvestment targets, saying the record of the previous NDA government had left people with "deep dissatisfaction".
Delhi HC concerned over violence against northeasterners (22:00)
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday expressed strong displeasure at the government for failing to prevent violence against people from the northeast living in the capital.
Bangalore's rape-tainted school to reopen July 28 (21:58)
Bangalore, July 24 (IANS) The Vibgyor High School in the city's upscale eastern suburb will reopen July 28, almost two weeks after it shut following outrage over the alleged rape of a six-year-old student by the school's skating coach in a classroom July 2.
OCM India tie up with Italian designer for winter collection (With Images) (21:54)
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) India's fabric manufacturer OCM India Limited has joined hands with Italian designer M. Cristina Fedriani for creating its premium winter collection, which will hit the Indian market September end.
SC reject Nithari killer Koli's plea for death sentence review (21:50)
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday rejected the plea by Nithari serial killer Surendra Koli seeking the recall of its Feb 15, 2011 order, upholding his death sentence in one of the 16 cases of rape and killing he faced.
China 'patka' row: Akal Takht seeks government intervention (21:46)
Amritsar, July 24 (IANS) The Akal Takht, the highest temporal seat of Sikh religion, Thursday sought the intervention of the central government in the controversy over two Sikh players being forced to remove their 'patkas' (head kerchief) during an international basketball match in China recently.
Wipro net up 30 percent in Q1, projects higher revenue for Q2 (Lead) (21:42)
Bangalore, July 24 (IANS) India's third largest IT firm Wipro Ltd. posted net profit of Rs.2,118 crore (approx $352 mn) for 2014-15's first quarter (April-June), registering 30 percent growth year-on-year (YOY) under the Indian accounting standard, while projecting an average higher revenue of $1.8 billion from its global IT services business for the second quarter.
Bengal student attacked with acid inside home (21:38)
Kolkata, July 24 (IANS) A woman college student suffered grievous injuries Thursday in an acid attack by an unidentified assailant inside her home in West Bengal's Burdwan district, police said.