• All you need to know about Female Condoms(Just in)
    New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANSlife) If you can't get your partner to wear a condom or don't want to depend on another person to safeguard your health, then Dr Mukta Kapila, Director, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurugram talks about the benefits of using a female condom.
  • 24,000 public toilets to be built on highways in Kerala(1 minute ago)
    Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 19 (IANS) The local bodies in Kerala have been asked to locate three cents of land on state highways and national highways so as to construct 12,000 pairs of toilets for men and women, by the state cabinet at its weekly meeting held here on Wednesday.
  • Career of thousands of J&K youth at stake: Kashmir leader(1 minute ago)
    Srinagar, Feb 19 (IANS) Former finance minister Altaf Bukhari on Wednesday urged the Union Health Ministry to bring the medical assistants of Jammu and Kashmir within the ambit of the Central Pharmacy Act (CPA) and do away with the discrimination faced by them.
  • New NGMA show a glimpse into post-freedom India(6 minutes ago)
    By Siddhi Jain
    New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANSlife) Selected artworks from the post-Independence era that offer a glimpse into Indias contemporary art have been put up on view at the National Gallery of Modern Art in the national capital.
  • Indian stuck at Diamond Princess ship thanks singer Arijit(12 minutes ago)
    By Sfoorti Mishra
    New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Amid the dreaded coronavirus infection and fear due to many positive cases of COVID-19 among the people stuck at Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan, one of the crew members Binay Kumar Sarkar tries to lighten the atmosphere by posting a heart warming video on his Facebook timeline.
  • Woman Maoist killed in shootout in Chhattisgarh(14 minutes ago)
    Raipur, Feb 19 (IANS) A woman Maoist was killed in a shootout between security forces and Maoists in deep forested area in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district, officials said on Wednesday.
Trump may land in Jaipur if Delhi weather is poor
  • Trump may land in Jaipur if Delhi weather is poor(29 minutes ago)
    Jaipur, Feb 19 (IANS) Air Force One carrying United States President Donald Trump may land in Jaipur in Rajasthan at the start of his scheduled visit to India this month in case weather conditions at the Delhi International Airport are poor, airport officials here confirmed on Wednesday.
  • Notices issued to 127 people on Hyd police's report: UIDAI(12:07)
    Hyderabad, Feb 19 (IANS) The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has clarified that it issued notices to 127 people in Hyderabad to substantiate their claims for getting Aadhaar cards, though the notices clearly asked them to prove their citizenship.
  • JNU sedition case: Court seeks report from Delhi govt(12:06)
    New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) A Delhi Court on Wednesday asked the Delhi government to file a status report relating to the issue of pendency of sanction in the JNU sedition case to prosecute student leader Kanhaiya Kumar and others.
  • COVID-19: All 406 inmates at ITBP's Delhi camp sent home(12:06)
    New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) All 406 persons quarantined at the Chhawla ITBP camp here as a precautionary measure against COVID-19 have been sent home, after the last batch was seen off on Wednesday morning after medical reports confirmed their negative status vis-a-vis coronavirus infection last week.
First meeting of Ram temple trust today
  • First meeting of Ram temple trust today(11:53)
    By Kamlesh Singh
    New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) The first meeting of Ram temple trust to oversee construction of Ram mandir in Ayodhya will be held on Wednesday at 5 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Delhi residence of K. Parasaran, the head of the trust.
Is there more to J&K panchayat poll deferment than meets the eye?
  • Centre appoints three experts as NDMA members(11:12)
    New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) The Centre has approved the appointment of a UN expert, a retired Army officer and a former Coast Guard Director General as members of National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), apart from extending member Kamal Kishore's term by another five years.
Bihar leaders take 'yatra' route to woo public
  • Bihar leaders take 'yatra' route to woo public(10:57)
    By Manoj Pathak
    Patna, Feb 19 (IANS) Even though Assembly polls in Bihar are still a few months away, different political parties have gone into election mode with prominent politicians deciding to hit the road to drum up public support.
Maoists blow up school building in Bihar's Gaya
Air Quality to remain 'poor' in Delhi-NCR
  • Air Quality to remain 'poor' in Delhi-NCR(10:56)
    New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) The air pollution level on Wednesday in Delhi-NCR stood at 'poor' category. The overall Air Quality Index (AQI) was at 273, said the Centre-run System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR). The PM10 was recorded 228, which fell in the moderate category. However, PM2.5 remained 'poor' at 112.
UN chief applauds Pakistan, censures India during Islamabad trip
  • UN chief applauds Pakistan, censures India during Islamabad trip(10:09)
    By Aarti Tikoo Singh
    New Delhi/Islamabad, Feb 19 (IANS) Just a week ahead of US President Donald Trump's visit to New Delhi, United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres during his four-day trip to Islamabad applauded Pakistan for its peace efforts and expressed concern for the Muslims in India.
AAP plans major foray in UP now
  • AAP plans major foray in UP now(10:00)
    Lucknow, Feb 19 (IANS) After its spectacular win in Delhi Assembly elections, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is now preparing to spread its wings in Uttar Pradesh.
Ammonia gas leak from Haryana plant, 100 affected
  • Ammonia gas leak from Haryana plant, 100 affected(09:43)
    Chandigarh, Feb 19 (IANS) At least 100 people were impacted, including 50 fainted after inhaling ammonia gas that leaked from a cold storage plant in Harayan's Kurukshetra district, police said on Wednesday.
UP man complains of traffic jam, gets to manage instead
UP woman given triple talaq, case registered
Love took 2 years, marriage ended in 12 hours
  • Love took 2 years, marriage ended in 12 hours(09:27)
    Hamirpur (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 19 (IANS) For two years their love story saw lots of twists and turns, but when the proverbial happy ending finally happened, the marriage lasted only 12 hours. This bizarre drama unfolded in Hamirpur district's Maudaha area, where the girl had fallen in love with Sandeep, who was her classmate.
2.39 lakh students skip UP board exam on first day
UP cops rescue abducted lawyer from Rajasthan
  • UP cops rescue abducted lawyer from Rajasthan(09:22)
    Ferozabad (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 19 (IANS) With 20 teams at work, the Uttar Pradesh police rescued a lawyer from the clutches of kidnappers from Dholpur in Rajasthan, almost a fortnight after he had been kidnapped.