15 die in ongoing Islamist attack in Kenya hotel

India, Jan. 16 -- Fifteen people have died in an Islamist attack on an Upmarket Hotel Complex in Nairobi, as fresh explosions and gunfire rang out in the siege which stretched into its second day. Sec... Read More

Letters to the Editor: January 16, 2019

India, Jan. 16 -- United We Stand The win of Congress in three big states has increased the reputation and significance of Congress is also big, that even in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan, the BSP all... Read More

Take care on Reservation

India, Jan. 16 -- Reservation and corruption are stumbling blocks contributing to deprivation of eligible candidates in our system. Representation of minorities should be banned and substitute monopol... Read More

Sedition law is being manipulated by the BJP Govt: Kapil Sibal

India, Jan. 16 -- Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Wednesday demanded that the sedition law be scrapped as those in power are "manipulating" it. He also called for a change in the government to s... Read More

Oscars winning director Sofia Coppola to reunite with Bill Murray for 'On The Rocks'

India, Jan. 16 -- The "Lost in Translation" team ofactorBill MurrayanddirectorSofiaCoppolaare reuniting for a new project. Coppola, 47, is set to direct A24 and Apple's first collaboration "On the Roc... Read More

Kanhaiya Kumar speaks well, BJP should not take political mileage from him: Shiv Sena

India, Jan. 16 -- The Shiv Sena on Wednesday said that the BJP has no moral right to criticise student leader Kanhaiya Kumar, who has been charged with sedition, after teaming up with the PDP in Jammu... Read More

'Grace and Frankie - season 6' to return on Netflix

India, Jan. 16 -- Streaming giantNetflixhas renewed comedy series "Grace and Frankie" for a sixth season. The show features veteran actorsJane FondaandLily Tomlinas two friends who are brought togethe... Read More

Australia Open: Federer battles into third round

India, Jan. 16 -- Defending champion Roger Federer reached the Australian Open third round for a 20th straight year on Wednesday but was made to battle hard by Britain's Dan Evans before winning 7-6 (... Read More

SC to hear plea challenging appointment of interim CBI chief Nageswara Rao next week

India, Jan. 16 -- The Supreme Court on Wednesday agreed to hear next week a plea by an NGO challenging the January 10 order of the government appointing IPS officer M Nageswara Rao as interim director... Read More

17 facial expressions can convey happiness

India, Jan. 16 -- Happinesscan be conveyed using 17 different facial configurations, according to the scientists who found that out of over 16,000 expressions only 35 can be recognised across cultures... Read More