The Wing Commander was captured by Pakistan Army after his fighter jet crashed in an air duel with a Pakistani F-16.
The Keralite takes over the command of the crucial jurisdiction at a time when India and Pakistan are on a face-off over air strikes across the LoC.
In the wake of the Pulwama terror attack, the BCCI had urged the world body and its member nations to sever ties with countries from which 'terrorism emanates'.
The one-year moratorium on farmers' loans announced in the wake of the August floods has been extended till December 31, 2019.
The announcement by Sheila Dikshit came following a meeting with Congress president Rahul Gandhi
The move comes after India denied visas to Pakistani shooters for the ISSF World Cup.
The images produced by Planet Labs Inc, a San Francisco-based private satellite operator, show at least six buildings on the madrassa site on March 4, six days after the airstrike.
The petition alleged that the Centre suppressed crucial facts when the apex court decided to dismiss the batch of PILs against the Rafale deal in December.
Sources said that after the firing at the resort, a few Maoists from the group escaped to the forest.
Four MLAs and six MPs will contest the polls.
The candidates were announced by IUML state president Syed Hyderali Shihab Thangal.
The revelation comes a day after Modi's 30,000 sq ft seaside mansion at Kihim beach in Maharashtra was demolished by authorities using explosives.
Flight ET 302 crashed near the town of Bishoftu, 62 kilometres southeast of the capital Addis Ababa.
Chief Electoral Officer Teeka Ram Meena would discuss the Sabarimala issue with political parties on March 12.
The radiology student, who is a native of Ayiroor, has been hospitalised with nearly 85 per cent burns.
Russia has in recent years attempted to curb internet freedom by blocking access to certain websites and messaging services.
While the list does boast of names that can turn heads, will the stars shine during the white heat of election battle?
Former Vatican treasurer Cardinal George Pell was sentenced to six years in jail for abusing two choir boys in Melbourne in the 1990s.
Airlines are managing to keep to schedule availing other jets after Boeing 737s were grounded. Some might even be grateful for the pause given their economic woes.
Vadakkan who was serving as the spokesperson for the party in Delhi left for BJP in protest against the party's stance on Pulwama.
Defying global opposition to terrorism, China has vetoed sanctions against Masood Azhar, the chief of terrorist organization JeM.
Supreme Court lifts the life ban imposed on cricketer S Sreesanth for his alleged involvement in the 2013 IPL spot-fixing scandal.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern described the country's worst ever mass shooting a terrorist attack, said it's "one of the darkest days".
Ancia Alibava was among the fifty killed in a terror attack on two Christchurch mosques in New Zealand on 15th March.
France impose financial sanctions on JeM chief Masood Azhar; asserts it has always been by India's side in fight against terrorism.
Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar died at his private residence in Panaji. A four-term chief minister and former defence minister, Parrikar had been battling pancreatic cancer since February last year.
However, there was no official announcement of his appointment by the government.
The Keralite clocked 1 hour 20 minutes and 57 seconds to better the Tokyo Olympics qualification standard of 1 hour 21 minutes.
The West Nile virus was first isolated from a 37-year-old woman at Omogo in the West Nile District of Uganda.
The two-time MLA from Sankhalim in North Goa, Sawant, who was Speaker of the state Assembly, is a dedicated RSS worker.
Muraleedharan, son of former chief minister K Karunakaran, is currently the chairman of KPCC campaign committee.
The CPI(M)-Congress seat-sharing talks failed after the latter accused the Left of insulting it by unilaterally announcing 25 candidates in the state.
Saddled with more than 1 billion dollars of debt, Jet is struggling to stay aloft.
The Interpol had issued a red corner notice against Nirav Modi in July, 2018, on the request of the ED and the Central Bureau of Investigation.
The Congress is the single largest party in the state with 14 MLAs.
Mani was found dead on March 6, 2016. The CBI took over the case after his relatives alleged foul play.
With STADIA, playing games will be as easy as watching YouTube videos.
Sporadic salary payouts and deepening financial woes have compelled Jet Airways' pilots to threaten strike seeking urgent resolutions.
The Income tax department is in possession of copies of diary entries by Yeddyurappa which notes that he paid Rs 1,800 crore to the BJP's national leaders.
The PM attacked Pitroda for reportedly saying that post the Mumbai terror attacks, India could have responded with air strikes, but 'according to me that's not how you deal with world.'
Sajjad Khan, a resident of Pulwama and close aide to Muddasir, was arrested near the Lajpat Rai market in New Delhi.
Gambhir is expected to be fielded by BJP in the Lok Sabha polls from one of the seats in Delhi.
Former Kerala chief minister and senior Congress leader Oommen Chandy informed that Rahul has expressed his willingness to contest from south India.
BJP night announced its first list of 184 candidates, including 13 from Kerala, leaving out only the Pathanamthitta constituency.
Describing it as a 'final assault on poverty', Rahul Gandhi told reporters in New Delhi that the scheme would benefit 25 crore people.
The 25-year-old airline which once controlled a sixth of India's domestic aviation market has been grappling with a financial crunch recently.
Air Force Station Chandigarh will be the base for the IAF Chinooks and these heavy lift choppers will be now part of the No 126 Helicopter Flight also known as the Featherweights.
Thirty Conservative lawmakers defied the government whip to vote in favour of the amendment.
The Irishman has never been far from controversy throughout his turbulent career.
The PM says anti-satellite weapon A-SAT successfully targeted a live satellite on a low-earth orbit.
Oommen Chandy, who is the AICC general secretary, had earlier said the Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee had requested Gandhi to contest from Wayanad apart from Amethi in Uttar Pradesh.
Pakistan claimed that there are no links to nail 54 people detained in connection with the Pulwama terror attack.
India welcomed the adoption of the resolution, describing it a "milestone" in global efforts to set up a normative framework to criminalise terrorist financing.
British Prime Minister Theresa May scrambled on Thursday for a way to secure a new delay to Brexit in the face of parliamentary deadlock.
Kerala State Disaster Management Authority has advised utmost caution since temperatures could rise 3 degree above normal.
Rejecting Modi's bail plea after hearing both defence and prosecution, Judge Arbuthnot said his attempt to try and seek citizenship of Vanuatu, a remote island country located in the South Pacific Ocean, shows he was trying to move away from India at an important time.
Congress president Rahul Gandhi will contest from the Wayanad Lok Sabha seat in Kerala, Congress Working Committee member A K Antony confirmed on Sunday.
Along with the Emisat, the rocket will carry 28 third-party satellites and also demonstrate its new technologies like three different orbits.