NIA starts probe into Kerala woman's conversion, marriage

New Delhi , Aug 18

In pursuance of a Supreme Court order, the NIA on Friday registered an FIR to probe the conversion of a young Hindu woman from Kerala to Islam and her subsequent marriage to a Muslim man in 2016, an official said.

Eyeing retail, Xiaomi opens first 'Mi Home' in Delhi-NCR

New Delhi , Aug 17 Aiming to gain a further foothold in the offline smartphone market as the festive season inches near, Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi on Thursday unveiled an exclusive 'Mi Home' retail store at Ambience Mall, Gurugram.

Modi, Shah to meet BJP CMs on Aug 21

New Delhi , Aug 18

A day after BJP President Amit Shah set a target of 350-plus seats for the party in the next Lok Sabha elections, a meeting of Chief Ministers and Deputy Chief Ministers of party-ruled states has been convened on August 21 to discuss the further stratgey to achieve the target.

Sreesanth approaches Kerala HC after BCCI fails to act

Kochi , Aug 18

Former Indian pacer S. Sreesanth, who on August 7 got a huge boost when the Kerala High Court lifted the life ban imposed on him by the BCCI, approached the court on Friday asking for relief as the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) still has not acted in the matter.

Congress slams Prasad for making personal remarks about Rahul

New Delhi , Aug 17

The Congress on Thursday slammed Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad for his remarks about party Vice President Rahul Gandhi's birth date, saying it does not behove a minister to make such an "obtuse, personal and factually incorrect" remark.

Prabhas joins the sets of 'Saaho'

Hyderabad , Aug 18

After spending five years of his career on the "Baahubali" franchise, actor Prabhas has now joined the upcoming multi-lingual action film "Saaho".