India asks YouTube to take down videos of pilot captured by Pakistan: source

India asks YouTube to take down videos of pilot captured by Pakistan: source

FILE PHOTO: YouTube unveils their new paid subscription service at the YouTube Space LA in Playa Del Rey, Los Angeles, California, United States October 21, 2015. (REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File Photo) MUMBAI, February 28 (Reuters): India has asked Alphabet Inc’s YouTube to take down some videos showing an Indian pilot captured by Pakistan after an air strike […]

IAF pushes back Pakistani jets, downs PAF F-16

IAF pushes back Pakistani jets, downs PAF F-16

A General Dynamics F-16A Fighting Falcon (401) – Pakistan – Air Force. (File photo via IANS) New Delhi/Islamabad, February 27 (IANS): India-Pakistan tensions persisted on Wednesday as the IAF chased away intruding Pakistani fighter jets in Jammu and Kashmir’s Nowshera sector with India shooting down a Pakistani F-16 which fell on the Pakistani side. An Indian […]

Indian fighter jets crash: One in Pakistan territory, pilot ‘taken alive’

Indian fighter jets crash: One in Pakistan territory, pilot ‘taken alive’

Indian soldiers stand next to the wreckage of Indian Air Force’s helicopter after it crashed in Budgam district in Kashmir February 27, 2019. REUTERS/Danish Ismail Shot down two Indian aircraft inside Pakistani airspace, one pilot arrested, claims Pakistan New Delhi/Islamabad, February 27 (IANS): Two Indian fighter jets crashed on Wednesday, one in Jammu and Kashmir’s Badgam […]

Supreme Court upholds 2:1 the validity of death sentence for murder

Supreme Court upholds 2:1 the validity of death sentence for murder

The Supreme Court of India building with the sculpture in the foreground is seen in this file photo. (Photo credit: Legaleagle86 [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons)   New Delhi, November  28 (IANS): The Supreme Court of India on Wednesday upheld the validity of the death sentence for murder under penal law while it […]

Government releases GDP back-series data, UPA era growth rates revised downward

Government releases GDP back-series data, UPA era growth rates revised downward

The Vice-Chairman NITI Aayog Dr Rajiv Kumar addressing a press conference on GDP Back Series, in New Delhi on November 28, 2018. The Chief Statistician of India and Secretary, Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation, Pravin Srivastava is also seen. (Photo Credit: Press Information Bureau)   New Delhi, November 28 (IANS): The government on Wednesday released […]

Second T20I between India, Australia abandoned due to rain

Melbourne, November 23 (IANS): The second T20 of the three-match rubber between India and Australia was called off due to consistent rain at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) here on Friday.   Australia were 132/7 in 19 overs when rain started playing spoilsport and the match was stopped and the contest was reduced to 19 […]

98 mn Indians will have diabetes by 2030: Lancet

98 mn Indians will have diabetes by 2030: Lancet

Image for representational purposes only. (Photo: pixabay.com)     New York, November 21 (IANS): While Type-2 diabetes is expected to rise by more than a fifth, from 406 million in 2018 to 511 million in 2030 globally, India along with China and the US will share over half of these high blood sugar cases, say researchers […]

India’s first elephant hospital cheers animal activists, draws tourists

India’s first elephant hospital cheers animal activists, draws tourists

Vets take an X-ray of a leg of Phoolkali, a female elephant, at the Wildlife SOS Elephant Hospital, India’s first hospital for elephants run by a non-governmental organisation in the northern town of Mathura, India, November 16, 2018. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis   MATHURA, November 18 (Reuters):  At India’s first hospital for elephants, opened last week in […]

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