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Gabriel Garcia Marquez, godfather of magic realism, dies at 87
(18 April 04:14 am)
Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Nobel-winning Colombian author who used magical realism to tell epic stories of love, family and dictatorship in Latin America, died on Thursday at the age of 87.
If Patiala peg is the definition of being a true Punjabi, then I am not: Arun Jaitley to NDTV
(18 April 01:43 am)
The Buck Stops Here travels to Amritsar, where BJP\'s Arun Jaitley is pitted against Congress\' Amarinder Singh. Mr Jaitley responds to Captain Amarinder\'s \'outsider\' charge with a Patiala peg swipe.
Narendra Modi will be PM, not me: Rajnath Singh
(18 April 01:30 am)
BJP President Rajnath Singh has reiterated that in every situation arising in a post-poll scenario, only Narendra Modi will become Prime Minister.
Chidambaram did encounter of Indian economy, Narendra Modi retorts
(17 April 11:57 pm)
The war of words between Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram and BJP\'s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi today escalated as the Gujarat Chief Minister today accused the former of \"doing
Survivors of Korean ferry recall a sharp turn, then chaos
(17 April 11:47 pm)
It was a trip that the second-year students at Danwon High School had been eagerly awaiting, a last chance for fun before a gruelling year of studying for the national university entrance exam.
Country will be ruined with riots if Narendra Modi becomes PM: Mayawati
(17 April 11:31 pm)
Asking people to refrain from voting in favour of BJP, BSP supremo Mayawati today alleged that if the BJP came into power and Narendra Modi became the Prime Minister, the country would \"stand ruined\"
Amit Shah allowed to campaign in Uttar Pradesh by Election Commission
(17 April 11:28 pm)
The Election Commission has lifted a ban on BJP leader Amit Shah\'s rallies in Uttar Pradesh, allowing him to campaign in the state.
Election 2014: Modi alleges distribution of watches with Chidambaram's pics
(17 April 11:19 pm)
Sharpening his attack on P Chidambaram, BJP leader Narendra Modi today alleged wrist watches with photos of the Finance Minister were being distributed to voters and demanded a probe by the Election
Superseded Western Naval Command chief seeks voluntary retirement
(17 April 11:08 pm)
Western Navy Commander Vice Admiral Shekhar Sinha, who was superseded by Admiral Robin Dhowan in the appointment of new Navy chief, today sought voluntary retirement from service.
Beni Prasad Verma files nomination from Gonda in Uttar Pradesh
(17 April 10:58 pm)
Union Minister and Congress candidate Beni Prasad Verma today filed his nomination for Gonda Lok Sabha seat and claimed that BJP leader Narendra Modi would be \"sent to jail for his entire life\" after
In Karnataka, big guns battle it out
(17 April 10:31 pm)
All 28 seats in Karnataka voted on Thursday - in a battle that has put pressure on state units of both the BJP and the Congress. And some of the contests, like the one in Bangalore South, have
'Vote for us, or you'll be without water': Maharashtra's Ajit Pawar allegedly warns villagers
(17 April 10:11 pm)
The deputy chief minister issued the warning to a group of villagers in drought-prone Baramati to make them vote for his cousin, NCP leader Supriya Sule
German court sentences Somali pirate to 12 years for kidnapping
(17 April 09:40 pm)
A German court sentenced a Somali asylum-seeker to 12 years in jail on Thursday, for his involvement in the pirate hijacking of a tanker in the Indian Ocean in 2010.
Chandrababu Naidu and BJP alliance appears increasingly fragile
(17 April 09:01 pm)
12 days after they struck a deal which is considered a game-changer, Chandrababu Naidu and the BJP appear dangerously close to break point.
IPL 7: New dad Yusuf Pathan to miss KKR's second game
(17 April 08:49 pm)
Yusuf Pathan has flown home to be with his wife after she gave birth to a baby boy. The all-rounder will miss Kolkata Knight Riders\' second IPL game against the Delhi Daredevils on Saturday.
Irom Sharmila not allowed to vote in Manipur
(17 April 08:47 pm)
Human rights activist Irom Sharmila Chanu, who has been on a fast for 13 years against a special, stringent anti-terror act in Manipur, was on Thursday not allowed to vote in the Lok Sabha polls as
Bangladesh government seizes properties of owner of collapsed factory
(17 April 08:46 pm)
The Bangladesh government has seized properties belonging to the owner of a building that collapsed and killed 1,138 garment workers, the worst industrial disaster in the country\'s history, an
Several BJP leaders contacted me to prevent Narendra Modi from becoming PM: Mulayam Singh Yadav
(17 April 08:40 pm)
Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav today claimed that several BJP leaders have \"contacted\" him to prevent Narendra Modi from becoming the prime minister.
Lalu's daughter, Misa, accused of breaking voting machine
(17 April 08:30 pm)
Misa Bharti, the daughter of Bihar powerhouse Lalu Yadav was caught on camera today, inside a polling booth within her constituency, arguing with officials supervising her election.
Runaway spy Edward Snowden is surprise guest on Vladimir Putin phone-in
(17 April 08:30 pm)
Edward Snowden, the fugitive former US spy agency contractor who leaked details of US intelligence eavesdropping, made a surprise appearance on a TV phone-in hosted by Vladimir Putin on Thursday,
Congress' Ajay Rai discloses nine pending criminal cases
(17 April 07:48 pm)
Congress\' Ajay Rai, who is fighting Lok Sabha polls against BJP\'s Narendra Modi in Varanasi, today disclosed nine pending criminal cases against him in different courts, including two under the
Union Minister Pallam Raju declares assets of over Rs 3 crore
(17 April 07:36 pm)
The Union Minister for Human Resources Development and Congress leader M M Pallam Raju, owns assets of over Rs 3 crore, according to his affidavit accompanying the nomination for Lok Sabha election
Congress releases CD with old attack by Uma Bharti on Narendra Modi
(17 April 07:34 pm)
BJP leader Uma Bharti has complained to the Election Commission after the Congress today released a three-year-old video clip in which she is heard describing Narendra Modi as an \"agent of
Today was India's biggest voting day: 10 facts
(17 April 07:08 pm)
Today was the largest single day of voting in the five-week national election.
Crews to test submersible's limits in push to find MH370
(17 April 07:00 pm)
A US Navy submersible will be taken past its recommended depth limit in hopes of locating missing flight MH370, Australian authorities said Thursday, after Prime Minister Tony Abbott set a one-week
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