Navratri in Sanskrit means nine nights. The nine days are dedicated to nine avatars of the goddess Durga who is believed come from heaven to stay with their devotees for these nine auspicious days.
Facebook Inc more than doubled the money it spent on Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg's security in 2018 to $22.6 million, a regulatory filing showed on Friday.
With Britain tearing its hair out over the Brexit confusion, Scotland's government is biding its time as it prepares for the ultimate prize -- independence.
Two terrorists have been killed in an encounter with security forces in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir today.
Priyanka Chopra Jonas is on a roll. The actor who has been working on her many projects not only as an actor but also as a producer has announced her next big project. She has collaborated with Indian-American actor Mindy Kaling and writer-producer Dan Goor for an untitled wedding comedy-drama. The film will be made under the banner of Universal Pictures.
Even as he renewed an appeal against his extradition to India, embattled liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya suffered another legal setback on Friday in a separate USD 40-million claims case brought by British liquor giant Diageo plc in the UK High Court.
Shikhar Dhawan`s unbeaten 97 helped Delhi Capitals beat Kolkata Knight Riders by seven wickets in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Eden Gardens on Friday.
A voter turnout of 69.43 per cent was recorded in phase one of Lok Sabha elections held Thursday, the Election Commission said Friday night.
Congress president Rahul Gandhi`s brother-in-law Robert Vadra on Friday exuded confidence and said his family members will get another term from Amethi and Raebareli constituencies in the ongoing Lok Sabha elections.
India is hopeful it will avoid US sanctions over its purchase of Russia’s S-400 missile system, Defense Minister Nirmala Sitharaman told AFP.