Showing latest news headlines from the Asian Age newspaper
Item Not Cached: Fetching from API
CBI begins probe into DK Ravi death - dc.asianage.com
Three days after the state government referred the case into the mysterious death of IAS officer D.K. Ravi to the Central Bureau of Investigation, a team of officials from the premium investigating agency arrived in the city and began its probe into the ...
Minor girl raped, killed by teachers - dc.asianage.com
In a shocking incident, a class five student was raped and murdered by her teachers in a residential ashram school in Latur. Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis announced a probe in the case when the matter came to light in the Legislative Assembly on Thursday.
Slumdog’s writer to be MEA’s new spokesman - archivev.asianage.com
Senior Indian diplomat Vikas Swarup, whose debut novel Q&A was turned into the Oscar-winning film Slumdog Millionaire, will be the next spokesman of the external affairs ministry, taking over on April 18 from Syed Akbaruddin, who will soon be promoted to ...
Fernando Alonso ready for F1 post accident - archivev.asianage.com
McLaren driver Fernando arrives at the paddock of the Sepang International Circuit ahead of the Malaysian Grand Prix in Sepang on Thursday. (Photo: AP) Fernando Alonso on Thursday blamed a mysterious steering lock-up for his crash in testing but insisted ...
World Cup 2015: Choke de India - wwv.asianage.com
Australia put themselves in line for a fifth World Cup title with an emphatic 95-run semi-final victory over defending champions India in Sydney on Thursday. Steve Smith hammered 105 off 93 balls and Aaron Finch returned to form with 81 as the hosts piled ...
Make India energy sufficient, cut imports: PM Modi - dc.asianage.com
India spent Rs 189,238 crore on import of crude oil in 2013-14 New Delhi: Pitching for an energy sufficient India, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi on March 27, the country should cut oil imports by 10 per cent by 2022, while exhorting domestic firms to ...
Narendra Modi, Kailash Satyarthi among world's greatest leaders: Fortune magazine - dc.asianage.com
New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi have been named among the 50 greatest leaders in the world by Fortune magazine in its annual list of "extraordinary" men and women transforming business, government and philanthropy.
Nitish Kumar and PM Modi meet for first time since 2013 - dc.asianage.com
In his first official meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi since his party ended its 17-year-old alliance with the BJP over Mr Modi’s elevation as PM candidate in 2013, Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday discussed financial issues related ...
Dad booked for raping 12-year-old - dc.asianage.com
In yet another shocking incident, a man in his 40s has been booked for allegedly raping his own 12-year-old daughter at their residence in a chawl in Ambivli area of Kalyan (west). The police has not yet arrested the accused. According to the Mahatma Phule ...
Saudis Arabia begin Yemen strikes, oil prices up - dc.asianage.com
Warplanes from Saudi Arabia and its Arab allies struck Shia Muslim rebels fighting to oust Yemen’s President on Thursday, in a major gamble by the world’s top oil exporter to check Iranian influence in its backyard without any direct military backing ...
Government may exempt ONGC, OIL from payment of fuel subsidy in Q4 - dc.asianage.com
New Delhi: Government is likely to exempt oil producers ONGC and Oil India Ltd from payment of fuel subsidy in the fourth quarter ending March 31, said a senior Petroleum Ministry official on March 27. "We have a verbal assurance from the Finance Ministry ...
Victoria Azarenka advances in Miami Open - archivev.asianage.com
Victoria Azarenka returns to Silvia Soler-Espinosa during their Miami Open match at the Crandon Park Tennis Center in Key Biscayne, Florida, on Wednesday. Azarenka won 6-1, 6-3. (Photo: AFP) Two-time Miami Open champion Victoria Azarenka easily advanced to ...
Dornier: Woman officer’s body found - Asian Age
The body of Lieutenant Kiran Shekhawat, the ‘observer’ of the ill-fated Indian Navy Dornier aircraft that crashed into the sea off Goa on Tuesday night, was found inside the fuselage of the plane on Thursday evening. The fuselage was first detected ...
Russian Army TV offers job to Jeremy Clarkson - Asian Age
Russia’s Zvezda television, a channel run by the defence ministry, unexpectedly revealed on Thursday that it has offered a job to disgraced British Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson after he was dropped by the BBC for assaulting his producer. The state-owned ...
Zayn Malik drops out of One Direction - archivev.asianage.com
Zayn Malik has left popular boy band One Direction. The British group, which is now four, will continue their musical journey without him. Malik, 22, has been in the headlines recently after he left their tour midway to be with his fiancee Little Mix ...