Remember meForgot password?
Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter
Connect your Digital Journal account with Facebook or Twitter to use this feature.
National News
Latest from  

Doctors remove 38-year-old baby skeleton from woman's abdomen

A 62-year-old Indian woman went to the hospital complaining of stomach pain and discovered that the cause was a 38-year-old baby skeleton.

Indian airlines get boost from Afghan medical tourism to India

New Delhi - Travelers heading to India from Afghanistan for cheap, high-quality medical treatment has been the silver lining for SpiceJet, the Indian airline that suffered a loss of INR 1.24 billion ($20 million) in the April-June quarter.

'Tales of Reddumone': A new take on the Ramayana

Chennai - "Blue: Tales of Reddumone the two-faced" is a unique take on the old story of the Ramayana, told from the perspective of a spy from the antagonist's army.

U.S. man fakes his own death to weasel out of getting married

American Tucker Blandford probably did not think too much about what a creep he was being, how disrespectful he was being, when he faked his own death. Why'd he do it? He did it to get out of marrying Brit Alex Lanchester.

India's 14-year-long hunger striker walks free from custody

Imphal - An Indian woman who has staged a 14-year hunger strike against rights abuses in the country's northeast broke down in tears on Wednesday as she was finally released from a hospital jail.

Indian classical music TV channel InSync plans to go global

Mumbai - InSync, India’s first and only 24-hour classical music channel plans to generate 10,000 hours of content over the next five years, and go global.

Guru who sparked global yoga craze dies aged 95

New Delhi - BKS Iyengar, the Indian yoga guru credited with helping to fuel a global explosion in the popularity of the ancient spiritual practice, died on Wednesday aged 95, his website said.

Modi's MyGov portal invites Indians to participate in governance

The Indian government’s portal "MyGov" launched by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi in July, invites Indians to participate and suggest ways to better the country, and also volunteer their skills.

Indian streaming service Saavn raises $4 million in funding

Bangalore - Indian music streaming service Saavn went through a second round of raising capital, and drew $4 million by Hong Kong-based Steadview Capital.

India cancels Pakistan talks in row over Kashmir

New Delhi - India on Monday cancelled talks with Pakistan scheduled for next week, angrily berating Islamabad over a meeting between Pakistan's high commissioner and Kashmiri separatists.

India set to get .bharat domains and vernacular domain names

New Delhi - India's 243 million strong Internet user base can begin using “.Bharat” domains and web addresses in six regional languages from August 21.

The women of Varanasi who are breaking away from stereotypes

Varanasi - Varanasi is an ancient seat of tradition in India. However, a few women in this diverse city are breaking stereotypes, and entering professions once dominated by men, from cremation duties to priestly ones.

Muslim girls in a small village in India learning Sanskrit

About 100 Muslim girls from the Indian state of Jharkhand are learning Sanskrit, the traditional language of Hinduism, and breaking religious and communal stereotypes.

Oduvars, India's temple singers, in decline

The tradition of Oduvars began over 1,000 years ago, and they were once indispensable for rituals at temples dedicated to Lord Shiva. But today, they are a disappearing group.

Indian state government of Tamil Nadu to renovate 1,006 temples

Chennai - The government of the south Indian state of Tamil Nadu passed a resolution to renovate 1,006 temples over the course of the coming year.

India’s foreign exchange reserves plunge by $573.5 million

Because of a significant drop in currency assets for the week ending on August 1, India’s foreign exchange reserves went down to $319.99 billion, according to data compiled by the Reserve Bank of India.

India's new PM Modi slams rape shame, communal violence

New Delhi - Prime Minister Narendra Modi condemned a spate of rapes as a source of shame for India and urged an end to communal violence Friday as he vowed to improve the lives of the nation's poor in his first Independence Day speech.

Indian court sentences 'bandit queen' killer to life

New Delhi - An Indian court on Thursday sentenced the man convicted of killing India's "bandit queen" Phoolan Devi to life imprisonment, 13 years after she was gunned down in broad daylight.

India's Modi makes landmark visit to disputed Kashmir

- Narendra Modi accused Pakistan on Tuesday of waging a proxy war in Kashmir as he became the first Indian prime minister to visit Kargil since more than 1,000 died in fighting there 15 years ago.

Technology spurs surge in India's e-commerce

The e-commerce boom may seem like old news to some, but for those in many parts of the world, the online shopping trend is relatively new and is growing at an impressive rate.
  1 2 3 4 5 6 ... 98 Next»
RSS RSS for National News Post news and get paid»
Latest News
Top News


Help & Support

News Links

copyright © 2014   |   powered by dell servers