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Teenaged girl in Rajasthan seeks to nullify child marriage

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Teenaged girl in Rajasthan seeks to nullify child marriage

Jodhpur, April 22 Braving the threats of her in-laws, a 17-year-old girl, who was married when she was just 15, has approached a court in Rajasthan to seek annulment of her marriage.

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Teenaged girl in Rajasthan seeks to nullify child marriage

Teenaged girl in Rajasthan seeks to nullify child marriage

Jodhpur, April 22 Braving the threats of her in-laws, a 17-year-old girl, who was married when she was just 15, has approached a court in Rajasthan to seek annulment of her marriage. ...

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Queen Elizabeth II celebrates 91st birthday

Queen Elizabeth II celebrates 91st birthday

London, April 21 Britain's Queen Elizabeth II celebrated her 91st birthday on Friday, an occasion that was marked by ceremonial gun salutes and Buckingham Palace releasing a photograph of her as a baby. ...

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WWII shells unearthed in China

WWII shells unearthed in China

Beijing, April 21 Four shells believed to have been left behind by invading Japanese troops during the Second World War, were unearthed in China's Heilongjiang Province, police said on Friday. ...

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Bengaluru racing horses 'fail' dope test

Bengaluru racing horses 'fail' dope test

Bengaluru, April 20 At least half a dozen racing horses of the Bangalore Turf Club (BTC) in the city failed dope test as their urine samples tested positive, alleged a horse owner on Thursday. ...

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No personal enmity with Sonu Nigam: Kolkata cleric

No personal enmity with Sonu Nigam: Kolkata cleric

Kolkata, April 20 City-based cleric Syed Sha Atef Ali Al Quaderi, who stirred a hornet's nest by announcing a Rs 10-lakh bounty for anyone shaving Bollywood singer Sonu Nigam's head, on Thursday said that he has "no p...

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Citizens hail government's banning beacons on VIP vehicles: Survey

Citizens hail government's banning beacons on VIP vehicles: Survey

New Delhi, April 20 Citizens have hailed the Union Cabinet's decision to ban the use of red beacons atop vehicles of dignitaries and government officials. ...

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Government committed to give 'pucca house' to all: Naidu

Government committed to give 'pucca house' to all: Naidu

New Delhi, April 20 Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday said the central government was committed to fulfil people's aspiration to own a "pucca house" and to boost rental housing a National Urban Rental Housing ...

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Four children get a ride on the Popemobile

Four children get a ride on the Popemobile

Rome, April 19 (IANS/AKI) Francis invited four children wearing first communion garb to join him on his open-topped Popemobile for a tour of St Peter's Square on Wednesday during his weekly general audience. ...

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What are the immediate measures for women's safety, HC asks Delhi Police

What are the immediate measures for women's safety, HC asks Delhi Police

New Delhi, April 19 The Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked the city police about immediate measures they can take for the safety of women in the national capital. ...

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Adityanath wants ministers to declare assets - every year

Adityanath wants ministers to declare assets - every year

Lucknow, April 18 In a fresh missive to his ministers, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has told them to declare by March 31 every year their assets and property. ...

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Prince Harry 'shut down all emotions' after Diana's death

Prince Harry 'shut down all emotions' after Diana's death

London, April 17 Prince Harry has revealed that he sought counselling after spending almost two decades "not thinking" about the death of his mother, Diana, the Princess of Wales, the media reported. ...

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A Shimla cafe where prisoners serve pizzas

A Shimla cafe where prisoners serve pizzas

Shimla, April 17: It's a real life scene right out of reel life. ...

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In 5 years, private schools gain 17 mn students, govt schools lose 13 mn

In 5 years, private schools gain 17 mn students, govt schools lose 13 mn

Between 2010-11 and 2015-16, student enrolment in government schools across 20 states fell by 13 million, while private schools acquired 17.5 million new students, according to a new study that offers insights into India's p...

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US teen lobbies for ban on texting while driving

US teen lobbies for ban on texting while driving

Miami, April 15 A Miami-area high school student is spearheading a campaign to persuade lawmakers in the US state of Florida to impose a ban on texting while driving. ...

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Telangana minister earns Rs.7.5 lakh by selling ice-cream

Telangana minister earns Rs.7.5 lakh by selling ice-cream

Hyderabad, April 14: Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao's son and cabinet minister K. T. Rama Rao earned Rs 7.30 lakh just in a couple of hours by "selling" ice-cream and fruit juice here on Friday. ...

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