Impeachment: Donald Trump claims victory

Posted on   4:00 pm

US President Donald Trump has claimed victory as the Democratic Party-controlled House of Representatives concluded its third public hearing on the impeachment proceedings against him for allegedly abusing his office for political gain in the run up to the 2020 presidential election.

India calls for zero-tolerance against extremism

Posted on   3:40 pm

India has called for a zero-tolerance approach, without any ‘double standards’, to combat the existential global threat of the terror-crime nexus, under which UN-sanctioned terror groups such as the Lashkar-e-Taiba and the Jaish-e-Mohammed continue to ‘destabilise regions through their cross-border financing’ and propaganda.

Chennai flight makes emergency landing

Posted on   3:03 pm

A Chennai-bound IndiGo airlines flight from Coimbatore, with 169 passengers and five crew members, made an emergency landing at the airport here after the pilot noticed a smoke in the tail portion of the aircraft.

Rains to lash Tamilnadu for next three days

Posted on   2:55 pm

The city woke up to showers this morning and an official communique from the Regional Meteorological Centre has predicted the likely occurrence of heavy rains at isolated places over Tamilnadu and Puducherry for three days from today.

Two women disciples of Nithyananda arrested

Posted on   2:45 pm

Ahmedabad police have reportedly arrested two women disciples of self-styled controversial godman Nithyananda, based on a complaint by a Bengaluru-based couple that their two daughters have been illegally confined at an ashram in Hathijan area of Ahmedabad.