Stranded Malaysian cargo ship evacuated from Odisha coast

Bhubaneswar, Sep 16 A Malaysian cargo ship which had been stranded near Odisha’s Chilika Lake since August 7 was finally towed into deep sea on Sunday night, a district official said. …

Sensex falls 262 pts as crude oil prices boil

Mumbai, Sep 16  The BSE benchmark Sensex on Monday slipped nearly 262 points due to panic sell-offs by investors who were caught off guard by massive spike in crude prices after …

Rupee plummets 68 paise to 71.60/USD in early trade on sharp rise in crude prices

Mumbai, Sep 16  The rupee tumbled by 68 paise to 71.60 against the US currency in early trade on Monday, as a sharp jump in global crude oil prices dampened investor …

Hong Kong returns to violence as police fires tear gas and Molotovs

Hong Kong,  Hong Kong riot police fired tear gas and water cannons at hardcore pro-democracy protesters hurling rocks and petrol bombs on Sunday, tipping the violence-plagued city back into chaos after …

Turkish President hosts Putin, Rouhani for Syria summit

Ankara, Sep 16  Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will host his Russian and Iranian counterparts on Monday for their latest summit on Syria, with attention focused on Damascus’s push on the …

Kerala

Palarivattom flyover in Kochi to be rebuilt:Govt

Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 16 The Kerala government on Monday decided to rebuild the Palarivattom flyover in Kochi, which has been closed for traffic since May this year after cracks and potholes surfaced …

Kerala govt signs MoU with Maldives on cancer care

Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 16 : Kerala on Monday inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Maldives to strengthen cancer care in the island nation. The MOU was signed here between Maldivian Minister …

Narayana Guru provided a new awakening through his philosophy:V Muraleedharan

Varkala (Kerala): Union Minister of State for External and Parliamentary Affairs V Muraleedharan on Friday said spiritual leader and social reformer Sree Narayana Guru through his philosophy integrated spirituality and materialism …

National

Stranded Malaysian cargo ship evacuated from Odisha coast

Bhubaneswar, Sep 16 A Malaysian cargo ship which had been stranded near Odisha’s Chilika Lake since August 7 was finally towed into deep sea on Sunday night, a district official said. …

Sensex falls 262 pts as crude oil prices boil

Mumbai, Sep 16  The BSE benchmark Sensex on Monday slipped nearly 262 points due to panic sell-offs by investors who were caught off guard by massive spike in crude prices after …

Rupee plummets 68 paise to 71.60/USD in early trade on sharp rise in crude prices

Mumbai, Sep 16  The rupee tumbled by 68 paise to 71.60 against the US currency in early trade on Monday, as a sharp jump in global crude oil prices dampened investor …

Crime

Honour killing in UP: Dalit burnt alive

Hardoi (UP), Sep 16 A 20-year-old Dalit man was allegedly burnt alive over his relationship with a woman from another caste, a killing that his relatives said also led to his …

42-year-old man shot dead in Ludhiana shopping mall

Ludhiana, Sep 14  A 42-year-old man was shot dead when an unidentified person opened fire at him following an altercation in a shopping mall here, police said on Saturday. Daljit Singh …

58-year-old life convict dies in UP jail

Muzaffarnagar, Sep 14 A 58-year-old man who was serving a life sentence for murder died apparently due to a heart attack at the district jail here, officials said on Saturday. Gulab, …

Technology

Ravi Shankar Prasad to meet electronics industry CEOs to discuss sector issues, export ambitions

New Delhi, The government will meet CEOs and top brass of electronics and smartphone makers, including Apple and Samsung, on September 16 to discuss challenges being faced by them and incentives …

Stranded Malaysian cargo ship evacuated from Odisha coast

Bhubaneswar, Sep 16 A Malaysian cargo ship which had been stranded near Odisha’s Chilika Lake since August 7 was finally towed into deep sea on Sunday night, a district official said. …

Wins Belgian Open title: Indian shuttler Lakshya Sen

Leuven (Belgium): Rising Indian shuttler and previous junior World No. 1 Lakshya Sen dazed second seed Victor Svendsen of Denmark in straight games to secure the men’s singles title at the Belgian …

Kerala govt signs MoU with Maldives on cancer care

Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 16 : Kerala on Monday inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Maldives to strengthen cancer care in the island nation. The MOU was signed here between Maldivian Minister …