October 20, 2017 12:41 AM

    Darul Uloom Deoband fatwa bans posting photos on social media

    The Darul Uloom Deoband in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur has issued a fatwa prohibiting Muslim men and women from posting their or their families' photographs on social media sites.

    October 19, 2017 12:43 PM

    Swaraj asks Indian mission to grant medical visa to Pak boy

    External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has directed the Indian High Commission in Islamabad to issue a visa to a Pakistani child for medical treatment in India.

    October 20, 2017 12:41 AM

    66% decline in child mortality rate but most new-born still die in India: UN report

    India has witnessed 66 per cent decline in the under-five mortality rate from 1990 to 2015 but most of the new-born deaths -- 24 per cent of all -- still occur in the country, according to a new UN report.

    October 19, 2017 11:43 AM

    President, PM greet nation on Diwali

    President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday greeted the nation on Diwali.

    October 19, 2017 12:54 PM

    Mehbooba meets Rajnath amid spurt in violence

    Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and discussed various issues, including the recent spurt in violent incidents in Kashmir, an official said.