Born in a small panchayat town of Khanapur in Karnataka, Telgi’s parents were government employees who worked with the Indian Railways. However after the death of his father, Telgi was forced to take up odd jobs and used to sell eatables on trains. Eventually he moved to Saudi Arabia.
In 2015, a Mumbai woman complained that the godwoman had incited her parents-in-law to harass her for dowry, following which a charge sheet was filed against Radhe Maa
If Chandy is ordered to resign, it will fly in the face of Vijayan’s commitment to maintaining a clean and transparent cabinet.
Dineshwar Sharma, a 1979-batch (retired) Indian Police Service officer of Kerala cadre, served as the IB director between December 2014 and 2016.
Narendra Patel claims he was offered Rs 1 crore to join the BJP. He made these sensational claims just hours after he joined the party in the presence of Varun Patel, a former aide of Hardik Patel.
Chandrasekhar's most important contribution in the field of science was --The Chandrasekhar Limit which is the maximum mass of a stable white dwarf star.
Harshita Dahiya, 22, had recorded a live video on Facebook on October 12 alleging that there was a threat to her life.
George Saunders, an American author, was awarded the 2017 Man Booker Prize on Tuesday for his novel "Lincoln in the Bardo."
Today's Goodle Doodle is dedicated to the popular Mexican-America music and entertainment icon Selena Quintanilla. In 1993, she won a Grammy for best Mexican/American album of 1993 and became the first female and youngest Tejano artist to win the award.
On Monday, Som flared up a controversy by saying that the heritage monument was built by traitors and was a blot on Indian culture. However, the BJP distanced itself from Som's comment calling it his personal opinion.
The youngest ever foreign minister in a European country, 31-year-old Sebastian Kurz is the frontrunner in the race to become the next chancellor of Austria and the anti-immigration millennial is being heavily touted as the likely candidate to win the country’s general election.
A social activist, Nanaji played an important role in carrying out social restructuring programme in over 500 villages of Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh.
Abdul Karim turned to the neo-fundamentalist Ahl-e-Hadis sect for asnwers after the birth of the Ram Janambhoomi movement in 1984.
Kazuo Ishiguro wrote his first novel in 1982, and went on to write six more novels and few short stories as well. He is also been credited for writing screenplays for movies and TV shows.
Considered a staunch nationalist, Shyamji Krishna Varma founded the Indian Home Rule Society, India House and The Indian Sociologist in London.
Las Vegas shooting: Who is Stephen Paddock, the real-estate magnate turned American mass shooter?
Tom Petty, the legendary rock musician died at the age of 66. Known for classic rock hits such as 'American Girl,' 'Don’t Do Me Like That,' 'Free Fallin’,' 'Mary Jane’s Last Dance,' and 'I Won’t Back Down,' Petty wasn't just the lead singer of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers but also an impeccable solo artiste.
Jagmeet Singh, who led the fundraising campaign of the party since joining the race last May, won the decisive first-ballot victory over three other candidates by receiving 53.6 per cent of the vote on Monday.
Actor Prakash Raj has slammed the Modi government for its silence on assassination of journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh. While Prakash Raj is a household name down south, many people in the other parts of the country may not be fully aware of this one of the finest actors of the country.
Jagdish Mukhi was appointed as the Governor of Assam by President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday.
Bihar MLC Ganga Prasad was appointed Governor of Meghalaya on Saturday by President Ram Nath Kovind.
Satya Pal Malik, in his political career, has also been the Chairman and member of many Parliamentary Committees.
Devendra Kumar Joshi served as the Chief of Naval Staff from 31 August 2012 to 26 February 2014. A product of the National Defence Academy (NDA), he was commissioned into the Executive Branch of the Indian Navy on April 1, 1974
Brigadier B D Mishra (Retd) has been appointed as the Governor of Arunachal Pradesh on Saturday
Banwarilal Purohit, a veteran political leader from Vidarbha district of Maharashtra, was a three-time Lok Sabha member from Nagpur constituency.
Today is the 110th birth anniversary of Bhagat Singh, who inspired hundreds in his time to embrace the cause of India's independence with abandon and whose clarity of thought in his short life remains stunning and illuminating to this day.
Playboy founder Hugh Hefner, 91, passed away at his residence in Chicago on Thursday, Playboy Enterprises said in a statement. Hefner, who died from natural causes, was surrounded by his loved ones at the time of death.
A resident of Sopore town, he joined militancy barely at an age of 16. He was arrested in 1992 and later released. After his release, Najar recycled into the militancy in 1995.
Rajiv Mehrishi took over as the news as the new Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India, succeeding Shashi Kant Sharma, who demitted office on Friday.
Ahmed, who was originally from Egypt, weighed around 500 kgs when she was first brought to Mumbai to undergo weight loss surgery at Saifee Hospital.
Honeypreet, who often refers herself as 'Papa's angel', has been slapped with sedition charges for allegedly plotting Ram Rahim’s ‘escape’ bid from the court.
NDTV takeover: Sources said a deal has been finalised and SpiceJet owner Ajay Singh will take control of news channel NDTV along with editorial rights of NDTV. Singh will have controlling stake of around 40 per cent in NDTV.
R Sreelekha, who currently holds the post of ADGP (Prisons), worked as a lecturer and with the Reserve Bank before she tried her luck in the civil services examination.
N D Tiwari, who joined the Congress in 1963, is the only Indian politician to have served as chief minister of two states, Uttar Pradesh and later Uttarakhand.
Iqbal Kaskar is the younger brother of underworld don Dawood Ibrahim and was arrested by the Anti-Extortion Cell of Thane Police on Monday night after a builder complained against him of repeated extortion demands.
Born on April 15, 1919 in Punjab in undivided India, Arjan Singh was the only IAF officer to be elevated to five-star rank, equivalent to a Field Marshal in the Army.