POLITICS

Controversial Punjab minister quits; resignation yet to be accepted

Following allegations of corruption and money laundering against him, Punjab's powerful cabinet minister Rana Gurjit Singh has submitted his resignation from the Congress government...
Pravin Togadia

VHP says Togadia is missing, police deny arresting him

Ten days after he alleged that a "higher up in the BJP" was trying to implicate him in a murder case, VHP activists alleged...

ECONOMY

Controversial Punjab minister quits; resignation yet to be accepted

Following allegations of corruption and money laundering against him, Punjab's powerful cabinet minister Rana Gurjit Singh has submitted his resignation from the Congress government...

ENTERTAINMENT

INTERNATIONAL

Parents arrested after children found shackled in California home

Two parents have been arrested in California in the US after police found 13 people allegedly being held captive at their home, including some...

Trump extends Iran sanctions relief, warns it’s the last time

US President Donald trump on Friday opted to extend sanctions relief provided to Iran as part of the 2015 nuclear deal, but he warned...

SOCIAL ISSUES

MARKETS

Sensex, Nifty50 close at new highs; IT, realty stocks gain

Key Indian equity indices on Thursday provisionally closed in the green, with both the Sensex and the Nifty50 scaling fresh closing highs.
Sensex

Sensex ends 28% higher Nifty 50 by 29%in 2017

India's key equity indices -- Sensex and Nifty50 -- closed calender year 2017 higher by 28 per cent and 29 per cent respectively.
Sensex

Key Indian equity indices open on a cheery note

Extending previous session's gains, key Indian equity indices on Friday opened on a higher note with healthy buying in banking, consumer durables and capital...

SPORTS