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14-Apr-2019 Hyderabad

Delhi Capitals ride bowlers' efforts to beat Sunrisers Hyderabad

Despite putting up a modest 155, Delhi Capitals' (DC) bowlers came out all guns blazing to defend the target as they folded Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) for 116 in 18.5 overs to script a comfortable 39-run victory in their Indian Premier League (IPL) clash at the...

14-Apr-2019 Bhopal

My part in defeating Digvijaya already done: Uma Bharti

BJP leader and Union Minister Uma Bharti, whose name has been mentioned as a probable against senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh in Bhopal, on Sunday said she had already done her part in dislodging him from power and now the city's people would defeat...

14-Apr-2019 Kolkata

Modi indulging in mega-loot, imposing mega-misery : Sitaram Yechury

Accusing the Narendra Modi government of waiving off loans worth Rs 5.56 lakh crore to corporates, CPI-M General Secretary Sitaram Yechury on Sunday said it is conducting a "mega-loot" of national resources while imposing "mega-misery" on the common people.Alleging...

14-Apr-2019 Kolkata

Tahir took advantage of bad choices : Jacques Kallis

Terming their mistakes 'basic', Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) head coach Jacques Kallis said on Sunday that Chennai Super Kings (CSK) spinner Imran Tahir took advantage of the bad choices made by the KKR batsmen as the team lost by five wickets in the Indian Premier...

14-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Sourav Ganguly best captain, Dhoni & Kohli come next : Virender Sehwag

Former swashbuckling Indian opener Virender Sehwag on Sunday said Sourav Ganguly was the best captain he played under, followed by MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli.Speaking of the skill of a true leader, Sehwag said it's knowing how to get the best from the team. The...

14-Apr-2019 Shanghai (China)

Hamilton wins record-extending 6th Chinese GP

Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton secured a record-extending sixth Chinese Grand Prix (GP) victory on Sunday, snatching the world championship lead from his Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas.Five-time world champion Hamilton, of the United Kingdom, clinched...

14-Apr-2019 Aligarh

Congress did not give Ambedkar his due : Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday lashed out at the Congress for humiliating the author of the Indian Constitution Dr B.R. Ambedkar and not giving him his due.Addressing an election rally here, Modi said: "The Congress has always insulted Dr Ambedkar....

14-Apr-2019 Chandigarh

After Surjewala experiment, Congress banks on big names in Haryana

By 0fielding former Union Minister Kumari Selja, state Congress President Ashok Tanwar and former cabinet Minister Ajay Singh Yadav for the May 12 Lok Sabha elections in Haryana, the opposition Congress has again taken a political gamble of fielding big...

14-Apr-2019 New Delhi

BJP, Centre responsible for Mayapuri violence : Manish Sisodia

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Sunday accused the BJP of being directly responsible for "the barbaric repression let loose on the traders of Delhi's Mayapuri by the Modi government controlled-Delhi Police and paramilitary forces".On Saturday, thousands of...

14-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Centre should release MoM of Rafale deal : Anand Sharma

The Congress on Sunday demanded that the Centre make public the minutes of the meeting (MoM) between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and former French President Francois Hollande, which culminated in the Rafale fighter aircraft deal."The draft of the joint...

14-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Ready for anything to save India from Modi-Shah : Arvind Kejriwal

Asked about a possible alliance with the Congress in Delhi, AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said he and his party are ready to do anything to save the country from Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah.Speaking to the media after a...

14-Apr-2019 Barnala

Kite fest organized in Barnala to motivate voters

To motivate and sensitise the voter of Barnala, district administration Barnala organized a ‘Kite Fest’ here at Baba Kala Mehar Stadium under Systematic Voter’s Education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP) program. Participants were given special kites...

14-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Only 42 more women in Parliament since first Lok Sabha

Slogans of various political parties about empowering Indian women in politics seem to have remained just lip service, if one goes by the statistics.The case in point is that in the outgoing 16th Lok Sabha, there were only 66 women members out of the total House...

14-Apr-2019 Kathua

India called Pakistan's bluff with air strikes : Narendra Modi

India has called nuclear-armed Pakistan's bluff with its air strikes on terror camps in that country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday, adding that one country cannot have two Prime Ministers.Referring to the air strikes by the Indian Air Force...

14-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Twitter CEO's bizarre health regimen sparks debate

Fasting over weekends and taking food only on Sunday evening, eating one meal a day along with three ice baths -- Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has created a storm over social media with revealing a punishing health regimen that helps him "stay sharper".In a podcast...

14-Apr-2019 Kathua

Modi wave stronger now than in 2014 : Narendra Modi

A Modi wave lashing the country is now stronger than what it was in 2014 when he stormed to power, Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared on Sunday."I have gone around the country... I now see a more powerful wave than in 2014. All the surveys are suggesting...

14-Apr-2019 Shimla

BJP in Himachal gunning its own leader

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Himachal Pradesh is gunning its own party leader, who resigned from the Jai Ram Thakur-led cabinet two days ago.The BJP is asking its former Power Minister Anil Sharma to quit from the party over his love for his son.Congress...

14-Apr-2019 Mumbai

Marathas sulk in underdeveloped Marathwada

Despite giving a Deputy Prime Minister, a Lok Sabha Speaker, several Union Ministers, four Maharashtra Chief Ministers and a Deputy Chief Minister, the Marathwada region of Maharashtra remains the most backward in the state.As the eight Lok Sabha constituencies...

14-Apr-2019 Kolkata

Once formidable Left Front in choppy waters again?

The CPI-M led Left Front (LF), which ruled West Bengal for 34 years at a stretch before suffering a crushing defeat in 2011, is now a divided house, with analysts foreseeing the coalition faring poorly in the coming Lok Sabha polls after the failure of the...

14-Apr-2019 Srinagar

The flawed narrative on Kashmir

The debate on Kashmir has produced a crop of 'experts' whose analysis is in many cases tinted by their political alignment. In the run-up to the 2019 General Election, the issue of handling of Kashmir by the Centre and the connected question of India's Pakistan...

14-Apr-2019 Mumbai

IPL versus Box Office

Films, when released, are sensitive to any and everything that may affect its potential. The box office is sensitive to just about everything that happens outside of a film auditorium. Say, a strike, an unrest, cricket, festivals and so on. Not to forget the...

14-Apr-2019 Kathmandu

Three killed in Nepal chopper-plane collision

At least three people were killed on Sunday when a plane collided with a parked helicopter while taking off from an airport in Nepal's Lukla town, a major gateway to Mt Everest.The police said the incident occurred at around 9.10 a.m. at the Tenzing-Hillary...

14-Apr-2019 Chandigarh

Amarinder Singh flays Modi over Jallianwala Bagh remarks

Within hours of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks on Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh's absence at the main function to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre by British forces, the Chief Minister on Sunday hit back.Vice...

14-Apr-2019 Chandigarh

Canada's move on Khalistanis a threat to India : Amarinder Singh

Accusing the government of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in Canada of "succumbing to domestic political pressure to remove all references to Khalistani extremism in its 2018 report on terrorist threats", Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday said the...

14-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Next five years very defining for me: John Abraham

John Abraham believes he is in the "purple patch" of his career, and rightfully so. The actor, who changed his big screen game from the time he turned producer, says his best is yet to come and that the next five years are "very defining" for him."Since the...

14-Apr-2019 Mathura

Dharmendra campaigns for Hema Malini in Mathura

Actress and BJP's Mathura MP Hema Malini was happy to have her husband, veteran actor Dharmendra, campaign on her behalf for a day in her constituency."Today is also a special day for me! Dharamji is here in Mathura to campaign for a whole day on my behalf....

14-Apr-2019 Mumbai

Never got treated like 'star' by my folks: Sonakshi Sinha

 Actress Sonakshi Sinha, who is soon to be seen in "Kalank", says her friends and family members keep her grounded, and that's what makes her enthusiastic towards her craft of acting.Asked about how she remains an ever-smiling and humble actress without any starry...

14-Apr-2019 New York

Novel app may predict hernia risk after abdominal surgery

Researchers have created an app that may predict the likelihood of developing an incisional hernia following an abdominal surgery, using Big Data analytics to potentially help address a problem effects one out of every eight of these surgical patients.The team developed...

15-Apr-2019

15-Apr-2019 Shimla

Himachal Day celebrated with gaiety and fervor across the state

The 72nd Himachal Day was celebrated with gaiety and fervour in the State on Monday. Governor Acharya Devvrat unfurled the National Flag and took the salute of the march past at the State-level Himachal Day function held on the historic Ridge, Shimla.The...

15-Apr-2019 Ludhiana

AAP has lost ground in Punjab : Ravneet Singh Bittu

People of Punjab will totally reject AAP in the elections. This was stated by Ravneet Singh Bittu, Congress candidate from Ludhiana, while joining the AAP Ludhiana youth president Amarinder Singh Jassowal into the partyfold. S. Bittu said that AAP has lost...

15-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Nothing wrong in highlighting soldiers in polls : Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday defended invoking martyrs in his poll campaigns, saying there was nothing wrong in highlighting the sacrifices made by security personnel, adding some parties have made the deaths of farmers a political issue."Thousands...

15-Apr-2019 Mumbai

Pandya's cameo hands Royal Challengers Bangalore another defeat

Hardik Pandya's (37 unbeaten off 16) quickfire cameo down the order handed Royal Challengers Bangalore their seventh defeat this season as Mumbai Indians won their Indian Premier League (IPL) tie at the Wankhede Stadium here on Monday by five wickets.Despite...

15-Apr-2019 Mumbai

Salman Khan goes grey for 'Bharat'

Superstar Salman Khan, known for his chiselled looks, flaunts a bearded old look in "Bharat".The 53-year-old actor gave a glimpse into the look on Monday via social media."Jitne safed baal mere sar aur dhaadi mein hain, usse kahin zyada rangeen meri zindagi rahi...

15-Apr-2019 Fazilka

Agriculture department awareness campaign borne fruit

Agriculture Department'scampaign to sensitize farmers to sow cottonseeds recommended by Punjab Agricultural University Ludhiana today borne fruits, while two Gujarat men selling spurious and substandard cottonseeds were arrested by Abohar Police after getting tip-off...

15-Apr-2019 Landran

Hotel Industry recruits 50 Students from CGC Landran

Creating a new record in the Hotel Management Placements, Top recruiters of Hotel & Hospitality Industry including JW Marriot, Hilton, Hyatt Regency, Jaypee Group, Oberoi group of Hotels and Mc. Donald have recruited 50 students in a row from Chandigarh Group...

15-Apr-2019 New Delhi

India World Cup squad: Know your favourite stars

As the much-awaited wait gets over with the BCCI selection committee announcing the 15-member India squad for the forthcoming ICC World Cup, slated in England and Wales from May 30. Here is a short profile of players in Virat Kohli's team, considered favourites...

15-Apr-2019 Jaipur

After years of injustice, Congress promising 'Nyay' : Vasundhara Raje

Former Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Monday hit out at the Congress, alleging that it had done "injustice" to the people for decades but now during the elections, has started talking of "Nyay (justice)".Addressing a gathering here before the filing...

15-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Three held for running army recruitment racket

The Delhi Police have arrested three persons on Saturday night for allegedly cheating over 150 youths in different states on the false promise of getting them recruited in the army, a police office said on Monday.

The accused have been identified...

15-Apr-2019 Mahuva (Saurashtra region)

NYAY to be catalyst of growth, job creation : Rahul Gandhi

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday said his party's promised Nyay (Nyuntan Aay Yojana) will prove a catalyst of growth and job creation and go on to undo the "massive damage" that demonetization and GST had done to the country's economy.Addressing an election...

15-Apr-2019 Amaravati

EC has to clear doubts on EVMs : N. Chandrababu Naidu

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Monday said the Election Commission has to clear people's doubts over the functioning of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) and take all steps to bring transparency in the system.

The Telugu Desam...

15-Apr-2019 New Delhi

BJP fields Ravi Kishan in Gorakhpur, drops Kalraj

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday named seven more candidates for the Lok Sabha seats in Uttar Pradesh, fielding Bhojpuri film star Ravi Kishan from the Gorakhpur seat.

The BJP has denied ticket to Sant Kabir Nagar MP Sharad Tripathi who...

15-Apr-2019 Agra

Modi giving away public money to industrialists: Rahul Gandhi

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday accused Prime Minster Narendra Modi of giving away public money to big industrialists.

Addressing an election rally here, the Congress President said: "Narendra Modi is stealing public money and giving it to industrialists."...

15-Apr-2019 Ranchi

Jharkhand: BJP, Congress name women after 15 years

The two national parties -- the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) -- have fielded one woman candidate each in the Lok Sabha elections from Jharkhand after a long gap.The last BJP woman candidate was Rita Verma. She won the Dhanbad parliamentary...

15-Apr-2019 Lucknow

SBSP -- BJP'S partner in UP -- to go it alone

The Suheldev Bhartiya Samaj Party (SBSP) said on Monday that it will go it alone in the Lok Sabha elections in Uttar Pradesh.

"We will field 25 candidates and contest on our own. We have waited long enough for the BJP and we are going ahead alone,"...

15-Apr-2019 Bulandshahr (Uttar Pradesh)

BJP vs coalition in Bulandshahr, Modi a key factor

This Lok Sabha constituency, a BJP bastion which it has claimed for around 25 years, may, if the Modi magic continues, give it another chance amid the twin challenges of the SP-BSP-RLD alliance and the polarisation of a section of the voters.

Many...

15-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Supreme Court seeks explanation from Rahul on 'chowkidar' comment

The Supreme Court on Monday observed that the 'chowkidar chor hai' comment made by Rahul Gandhi in the context of Rafale fighter jet issue had been wrongly attributed to it and demanded an explanation from the Congress President by April 22.

A bench...

15-Apr-2019 New Delhi

'Reject Article 370 as Kashmir's connect to India'

Calling the issue of terrorism in Jammu and Kashmir the biggest challenge before India, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said it cannot be solved until the "failed obsolete thought" of Article 370 as a "loose constitutional connect" between the state...

15-Apr-2019 Imphal

Thunderstorm in Manipur kills 3 women

A thunderstorm on Monday killed three women in Manipur and injured over 40 people, including 30 students, government sources said.Two women were crushed to death after a house collapsed in New Saiton area of Churachandpur district while another woman,...

15-Apr-2019 Toronto

Diabetes in pregnancy ups the risk in kids later

Children and youths whose mothers had diabetes during their pregnancy are themselves at an increased risk of the disorder, say researchers, including one of Indian-origin.
The study showed that a child or teenager whose mother had gestational diabetes -- diabetes...

15-Apr-2019 Mumbai

'Laakhon Mein Ek' leaves you pained, angry

The web series is the millennial equivalent of the street play. We get to see and hear things that other mediums of creative expression do not allow. Salman Khan recently said he was shocked at what he saw in the average web series. While his ‘shock' was...

15-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Marriage has been fulfilling experience : Bipasha Basu

Marriage has been a fulfilling experience for actress Bipasha Basu, who will clock three years of marital bliss with actor Karan Singh Grover. She is lucky to have a husband like him because he does not believe in a man-woman divide.Bipasha started dating Karan...

15-Apr-2019 Srinagar

RO Srinagar PC gives final briefing to officers

Three days ahead of the Lok Sabha elections to Srinagar Parliamentary Constituency, the Returning Officer Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary Monday convened a meeting of all concerned officers and departments to re-sensitise them of their duties and different kinds...

15-Apr-2019 Srinagar

Narendra Modi senses defeat before elections : Ghulam Ahmad Mir

Stating that BJP was desperate enough about the outcome of ensuing parliamentary elections, as that, the outgoing Prime Minister has sensed defeat before results and was making false and frivolous propaganda to woo the voters, but the people and Congress party...

15-Apr-2019 Srinagar

Pulwama attack should be probed : Mehbooba Mufti

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and PDP president Mehbooba Mufti on Monday said there should be a probe into the Pulwama attack in which 40 CRPF personnel were killed.When asked her opinion on the allegations that the Pulwama attack was planned, Mehbooba...

15-Apr-2019

How to Get the Best Credit Card: 6 Questions to Ask Yourself

A credit card is a valuable source of instant credit and gives you the power to make purchases and decisions in moments. Further, you can be sure your credit score will bloom with timely repayments, allowing you to tap into credit reserves in times of...

15-Apr-2019 Chandigarh

Motia Group presents third edition of President’s Cup

Panchkula Golf Club organised its third edition of annual President's Golf Cup Panchkula, powered by Motia Group; one of the leading real estate developers of Tricity. The two-day long annual event began on 13th April and concluded with a musical evening followed...

15-Apr-2019 Jalandhar

Alia Bhatt & Varun Dhawan performed at LPU Campus

Bollywood’s youth icon-stars Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan visited Lovely Professional University (LPU), today, where both of them performed energetically and excitedly on finding themselves amid a sea of students very eager to see them. Considered youth icon-bollywood...

15-Apr-2019 Lucknow

Yogi Adityanath makes mafia dons lose clout in UP elections

For the first time in perhaps four decades, criminals are taking a backseat in the Lok Sabha elections in Uttar Pradesh and it is the Yogi Adityanath government that deserves credit for this.The crackdown on criminals by the Yogi government has forced a...

15-Apr-2019 Agra

Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi, Jyotiraditya Scindia rally in Agra

Congress President Rahul Gandhi and party general secretaries Priyanka Gandhi and Jyotiraditya Scindia on Monday launched a scathing attack on the Bharatiya Janata Party and Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a road show in Agra.Addressing the gathering in Jarar...

15-Apr-2019 Kolkata

BJP-Congress-CPI-M in nexus to defeat Trinamool : Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday accused the BJP, Congress and the CPI-M of forming a nexus to defeat the Trinamool Congress in the Lok Sabha elections in the state.Banerjee's allegation came at an election rally in Murshidabad district...

15-Apr-2019 Chandigarh

Makers of ‘Chandigarh-Amritsar-Chandigarh’ release film’s teaser

Chandigarh-Amritsar-Chandigarh is a one of the most awaited films, ever since its announcement. Its quirky and unusual title is what grabbed the eyeballs of the audience. And now, the filmmakers have released the teaser of the film. This will also be the first film in which GippyGrewal...

16-Apr-2019

16-Apr-2019 Jalandhar

Congress MP's wife joins AAP in Punjab, to contest

On a day when Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh met party legislators to control any rebellion in the party ranks, the ruling party was left embarrassed on Tuesday when the wife of a Congress Rajya Sabha member joined the opposition Aam Aadmi Party...

16-Apr-2019 S.A.S.Nagar (Mohali)

R Ashwin, KL Rahul lead Kings XI Punjab to win over Rajasthan

Skipper R Ashwin struck at crucial times while KL Rahul scored a matured half century to help Kings XI Punjab return to winning ways with a 12-run victory over Rajasthan Royals in an Indian Premier League (IPL) clash here on Tuesday.Chasing 183 for victory after...

16-Apr-2019 Bhubaneswar

Odisha's development stalled by BJD : Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday attacked the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) saying that the development of Odisha has been stalled by the state government for the prevailing percentage commission (PC) culture.He alleged that the BJD government is being run...

16-Apr-2019 Jalandhar

Cardiff Metropolitan University (UK) signs MoU with LPU

Lovely Professional University (LPU) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Cardiff Metropolitan University (Cardiff Met) at the campus today.  For this important  collaboration, Programme Director for MSc Food Science & Technology at...

16-Apr-2019 Bhubaneswar

Narendra Modi holds campaign roadshow in Bhubaneswar

Campaigning for the ongoing Lok Sabha elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a roadshow in the Odisha state capital on Tuesday.After arriving here from Chhattisgarh, the Prime Minister began his roadshow from near the Biju Patnaik International Airport to...

16-Apr-2019 Chandigarh

In Chautala vs Chautala, AAP shows a bias

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in Delhi, led by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, has been accused of showing a political bias in the ongoing feud in the Chautala family in Haryana.The Kejriwal government has allowed Ajay Chautala to come out of Tihar...

16-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Congress should not try to teach us nationalism : Ravi Shankar Prasad

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday said the Congress, which has sought "proof of martyrdom" of the armed forces, should not teach nationalism to his Bharatiya Janata Party.Hitting back at Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi, who had attacked the BJP...

16-Apr-2019 Amravati (Maharashtra)

No mention of Ram temple in Congress manifesto: Uddhav Thackeray

Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday hit out at the Congress for not mentioning the Ram temple at Ayodhya in its 2019 election manifesto.Addressing an election rally here, he reiterated that while the Bharatiya Janata Party-Shiv Sena combine is...

16-Apr-2019 Shimla

Congress has neither vision, nor policy : Jai Ram Thakur

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Tuesday said the Congress has neither a vision nor a national development policy, whereas the BJP has a strong leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who guided the country to be one among the top five nations."It...

16-Apr-2019 Mumbai

The break was good for my craft: Aditya Roy Kapur

Actor Aditya Roy Kapur, who is awaiting the release of "Kalank" and is gearing up for two more films, says a break of two years in his career has been good for him to approach his craft better."In 'Kalank', I am playing a character which is quite strong, quiet,...

16-Apr-2019 Chennai

Samantha Akkineni confirms doing cameo 'Manmadhudu 2'

 Actress Samantha Akkineni, who is basking in the success of her latest Telugu outing "Majili", has confirmed signing a cameo in her father-in-law Akkineni Nagarjunas upcoming romantic comedy "Manmadhudu 2".Samantha confirmed it without divulging much information."I...

16-Apr-2019 Pathanapuram (Kerala)

Nyay scheme will jump-start Indian economy : Rahul Gandhi

The Congress' Nyuntam Aay Yojana (Nyay), a minimum income guarantee scheme, will jump-start the Indian economy, party President Rahul Gandhi said here on Tuesday.Gandhi kicked off his two-day campaign tour from Pathanapuram, Kollam district, where he arrived...

16-Apr-2019 Agartala

BJP now a major force in Tripura LS battle

Tripura, which has traditionally witnessed a direct or triangular contest, will for the first time in seven decades see a multi-cornered battle as the ruling BJP has emerged as a potent political force after last year's Assembly polls.While one of the two Lok...

16-Apr-2019 Shimla

Himachal youth getting tips through 'Walls of Democracy'

High school and college students of Himachal Pradesh are daily getting tips on ways to strengthen democracy through 'Walls of Democracy' set up in 7,681 places, poll officials said.The aim is to increase awareness among the future and first-time voters in...

16-Apr-2019 Lucknow

Rajnath Singh files nomination, no rival in sight

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday filed his nomination papers for the Lucknow Lok Sabha seat.He was accompanied by Deputy Chief Ministers Dinesh Sharma and Keshav Maurya, state BJP President Mahendra Pandey and former union Minister Kalraj Misra.Rajnath...

16-Apr-2019 Lucknow

Rajnath Singh holds roadshow in Lucknow

Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday held a roadshow here in Uttar Pradesh before filing his nomination papers from this parliamentary seat.After praying at the Hunuman Setu Mandir here, he reached the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) headquarters from where...

16-Apr-2019 Lucknow

Poonam Sinha joins SP to contest against Rajnath

Barely two hours after Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh filed his nomination papers with almost no rival in sight, Poonam Sinha, wife of actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha, arrived here on Tuesday to take him on as a Samajwadi Party candidate.Poonam...

16-Apr-2019 New Delhi

PM 'omitted' details about his property, alleges Congress

The Congress on Tuesday alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had "omitted" certain details about his property in his affidavits filed during previous elections and wanted the Election Commission to take "thorough cognizance" of it.Addressing a press...

16-Apr-2019 Mathura (Uttar Pradesh)

Fight is different but alliance is no challenge : Hema Malini

This Lok Sabha battle is "different" for BJP MP and Bollywood actor Hema Malini because of the SP-BSP-RLD alliance but she is confident it won't affect her much because of her work over the past five years.And of course Mathura's voters, who she said are...

16-Apr-2019 Srinagar

India trying to make Kashmir jails a Guantanamo : Mehbooba Mufti

Former Chief Minister and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) President Mehbooba Mufti alleged on Tuesday that the Indian government was trying to convert prisons in Jammu and Kashmir into a Guantanamo bay.Mehbooba Mufti said tweeted: "Prisoners are entitled to...

16-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Actresses slowly getting their monetary due : Kriti Sanon

Pay disparity has been a concern in the Hindi film industry, but things are changing, believes Kriti Sanon.The actress says the situation is getting balanced out, with female actors also getting what they deserve monetarily.On male actors being paid more...

16-Apr-2019 Chandigarh

DGP Dinkar Gupta inaugurates Women Artists’ Exhibition

Punjab Director General of Police, Dinkar Gupta today inaugurated 8th All-India Women Artists’ Contemporary Art Exhibition here at the Galleries of Fine Arts Museum, Panjab University, Chandigarh.  Addressing the participants DGP said art is an expression...

16-Apr-2019 Udhampur

Historic Devika Baisakhi mela concludes at Udhampur

Over 1.50 lakh people including men, women and children of all faiths thronged 3-day Historic Devika  Baisakhi Mela which concluded with traditional fervor and gaiety, here late today evening.Principal District and Session Judge Udhampur and Chairman...

16-Apr-2019 Jammu

Governor reviews functioning of the Government Departments

Governor Satya Pal Malik reviewed the functioning of the Government Departments in a high level meeting held at the Civil Secretariat Jammu.Sh. Khurshid A. Ganai, Sh. Kewal Krishan Sharma and Sh. K Skandan- Advisors to the Governor; Sh. BVR Subrahmanyam, Chief...

16-Apr-2019 Kathua

Ch Lal Singh organized a massive rally at Kathua

Ex MP and President Dogra Swabhiman Sangathan, Ch Lal Singh showed its strength on the last day of the election campaign by organizing a Maha rally at Katua. The ally started from Ram Lila Ground Kathua and passed from almost all parts of Kathua. Large...

16-Apr-2019 Srinagar

Family members of inmates stage protest

Days after the Srinagar Central Jail incident, family members of the inmates staged a protest on Tuesday saying Central Jail Srinagar is unsafe for those lodged there.Scores of inmates assembled at Press Enclave Srinagar and said that inmates in the jail...

16-Apr-2019 Sambalpur

Narendra Modi attacks Odisha's BJD government on corruption

Making an election campaign pitch to the farming community in Odisha to vote for the BJP, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday slammed the Biju Janata Dal (BJD)-led state government for large scale corruption."It is the result of the earlier corrupt and...

16-Apr-2019 Jammu

Curfew lifted, Army withdrawn from Kishtwar in Jammu and Kashmir

 A week after it was imposed following the murder of a RSS leader, the day curfew was lifted and the Army was withdrawn on Tuesday from Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar town, officials said.The curfew was lifted at 6 a.m. and mobile Internet services were also...

16-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Supreme Court seeks response on women's entry in mosques

The Supreme Court on Tuesday sought response from the Centre, Central Waqf Council and the All India Muslim Personal Law Board on a plea seeking the entry of women in mosques.A bench of Justices S.A. Bobde and S. Abdul Nazeer asked if Right to Equality guaranteed...

16-Apr-2019 Chennai

Tamil Nadu's caste knots in cluttered Lok Sabha contest

Caste intricacies has tied up the elections in Tamil Nadu in several knots because of a cluttered four-cornered contest throwing up new factors. The four corners in the poll contest are represented by AIADMK-led National Democratic Alliance -- comprising BJP,...

16-Apr-2019 Kolkata

Congress candidates hit back at Mamata's RSS jibe

Hitting back at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for trying to link two of its candidates to the RSS, the Congress on Monday accused her of trying to sow the seed of suspicion among the minorities about the Congress, and reminded her of her past relations...

16-Apr-2019 Dhaka

Bangladesh announce World Cup squad, Mashrafe Mortaza to lead

Bangladesh on Tuesday announced their 15-member squad for the upcoming World Cup slated to be held in England and Wales. Mashrafe Mortaza will be leading the side in the showpiece event while Shakib Al Hasan will serve as his deputy.Middle-order batsman Mosaddek...

16-Apr-2019 Mumbai

Time away from game is helping me now: Hardik Pandya

Star Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya believes his time away from the game, albeit owing to suspension handed over to him for his comments on a chat show, is helping him as he is in a good space right now.Pandya was handed over a brief suspension for the...

16-Apr-2019 Mumbai

Need to keep composure under pressure: Virat Kohli

Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli believes his side needs to keep a calm head during pressure situations and take on the half chances to secure victory in the remaining games of the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League.RCB were on Monday...

16-Apr-2019 Mumbai

Malinga's form critical for Mumbai Indians: Rohit Sharma

Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma has showered praise on Lasith Malinga, saying that they missed the Sri Lankan fast bowler in their previous matches of the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League and that his performance is very critical for the team.Malinga,...

16-Apr-2019 Kolkata

Dream come true to be part of WC squad: Dinesh Karthik

Picked in the 15-man World Cup squad ahead of Rishabh Pant, stumper-batsman Dinesh Karthik said that it was a dream come true to be part of India's World Cup team."I am very excited. It has been a dream for me to be a part of this team for a long time now,"...

16-Apr-2019 Pulwama

Panun Kashmir' Solo Album Released by Sikh youth In Pulwama

A Sikh Youth from South Kashmir's Tral hamlet of District Pulwama Released his first Solo Song Album 'Panun Kashmir' at DC office Pulwama on Monday on the Occasion of Baisakhi festival.Gurdeep Singh popularly known 'Deep Singer' hails from Baygund Tral...

16-Apr-2019 Pulwama

Muslim becomes crutch for blind Pandit friend in Pulwama

Wahibugh  village , which is situated on one bank of Romeshi rivulet in South Kashmir's Pulwama district, is setting a high example of communal harmony.In this village, which is at five kilometers from district headquarters, ailing Paray Lal Pandita , who is head...

17-Apr-2019

17-Apr-2019 Panaji

Priyanka drank Ganga water because we cleaned it : Nitin Gadkari

It is only because the National Democratic Alliance government cleaned the waters of the Ganges that Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi could drink the river's water and sail in a boat on her Ganga yatra, said Union Minister for Water Resources Nitin Gadkari...

17-Apr-2019 New Delhi

No alliance talks in Haryana : Ghulam Nabi Azad

Amid suggestions by AAP for an alliance in Hayrana, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said on Wednesday that there had been no seat sharing talks in the state."There have been no talks about alliance in Haryana," said Azad, who is in-charge of the state. Azad...

17-Apr-2019 New Delhi

50 killed, scores hurt in rain, thunderstorm

As many as 50 people were reportedly killed and scores others injured in thunderstorms, hail and dust-storm and rain that lashed Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Rajasthan, Punjab and Haryana since Tuesday evening.Maximum number of deaths were reported...

17-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Modi washing feet of workers a 'made for media' event: Rahul

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had washed the feet of sanitation workers at Prayagraj in February in "made for media" event and that he had no interest or time to know their problems."Unfortunately, other...

17-Apr-2019 Mumbai

Jet fails to get funds, to suspend operations

Jet Airways announced that it has temporarily suspended all flight operations from Wednesday night as the airline failed to secure an interim funding for maintaining even bare minimum operations.The company's decision came after the airline failed to secure...

17-Apr-2019 New Delhi

AAP says no alliance with Congress

Unable to convince the Congress, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday said there will be no poll alliance with the Congress as the two parties could not reach an agreement on seat-sharing in Delhi and Haryana in the Lok Sabha elections.AAP spokesperson Sanjay...

17-Apr-2019 Himmatnagar/Surendranagar (Gujarat)

Narendra Modi says Congress will destroy Gujarat

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said the Congress had a pathological hatred for Gujarat and if it formed a government at the Centre, the party would destroy the state as its "first target.""It pinches them that they ruled the country for four generations...

17-Apr-2019 Morinda/ Sri Chamkaur Sahib

Thousands throng Manish Tewari’s roadshow in Morinda-Chamkaur Sahab

Thousands of party workers and supporters today thronged the roadshow of the Congress candidate from Sri Anandpur Sahab parliamentary constituency, Manish Tewari. The  roadshow was organized by the Punjab Technical Education Minister and Chamkaur Sahab MLA...

17-Apr-2019

Boost Your Creative Career with M Design Course in India

Design is a lucrative field that offers both satisfaction and opportunities to reach the heights of career. It is one of those fields that offers immense job satisfaction. The ever-evolving field of design attracts thousands of students every year. Universities...

17-Apr-2019 Tarn Taran

SAD (Taksali) extends all kinds of support to Paramjeet Kaur Khalra

Senior leaders of SAD (Taksali) today addressed the workers during a personal function organized by Daljit Singh Gill Amarkot, an office bearer of the party at Amarkot in district Tarn Taran. The leaders had visited to attend the function, shifting to a new...

17-Apr-2019 Bhubaneswar

Amit Shah promises to end BJD's babu raj in Odisha

Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah on Wednesday said the BJP would end the "babu raj" in Odisha if it came to power in the state."Democracy has collapsed in Odisha. Under (Chief Minister) Naveen Babu, MPs and MLAs stand as servants, while the babus (bureaucrats)...

17-Apr-2019 Jaipur

Thunderstorm kills 25 in Rajasthan, CM announces aid

t least 25 persons lost their lives in Rajasthan after a severe thunderstorm hit the state on Tuesday evening, officials said on Wednesday.According to Relief and Disaster Management Secretary Ashutosh A.T. Pednekar, four people died in Jhalawad, five...

17-Apr-2019 Jaipur

Kovind remark 'twisted' as BJP hits back :Ashok Gehlot

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot here on Wednesday said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) made Ramnath Kovind the President ahead of the 2017 Assembly elections in Gujarat to balance caste equations and garner votes from a particular community.Addressing a...

17-Apr-2019 Ahmedabad

Are hunger, poverty Modi's nationalism, asks Navjot Singh Sidhu

Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu on Wednesday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi if he considered the prevailing problems of hunger and poverty in the country as nationalism.Addressing an election rally here, he said: "People are hungry and they have been asked...

17-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Why were demonetisation 'scams' not probed: Kapil Sibal

The Congress on Wednesday described demonetisation as the "biggest scam" of the country and alleged that it "may have helped criminals to monetise by looting the treasury and the poor".Addressing a press conference here, senior Congress leader and former...

17-Apr-2019 Lucknow

SP-BSP alliance no threat to BJP : Mahendra Nath Pandey

The Uttar Pradesh unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) does not see the SP-BJP alliance in the state as a "threat" to it in the Lok Sabha elections as it believes that the works done by the Central government and the persona of Prime Minister Narendra...

17-Apr-2019 Patna

Lalu sought Jaitley's help to influence CBI : Sushil Kumar Modi

Senior BJP leader and Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Wednesday claimed that jailed RJD chief Lalu Prasad sought the help of Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to influence the CBI in the fodder scam cases.Lalu had requested Jaitley to stop...

17-Apr-2019 Solapur (Maharashtra)

Now, Narendra Modi targets Pawar in his backyard

Prime Minister Narendra Modi fired a fresh salvo on Wednesday at Nationalist Congress Party President Sharad Pawar for raising questions about his family."He can say whatever he wants about my family He's my elder and can speak as per his culture. But for...

17-Apr-2019 Bhopal

Kailash Vijayvargiya says no to LS elections

Bharatiya Janata Party national General Secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya, who was considered a strong contender from the Indore parliamentary constituency in Madhya Pradesh, on Wednesday said he will not contest the Lok Sabha elections."People of Indore, activists...

17-Apr-2019 Thiruneli (Kerala)

Rahul Gandhi performs 'beli tharpanam' for father in Kerala

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday performed "beli tharpanam" in memory of his father former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi at a Thiruneli temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu.Gandhi had on his previous visit to Kerala expressed wish to perform the puja and...

17-Apr-2019 Jaipur

Has BJP got its social engineering right in Rajasthan?

Has the BJP got its social engineering right in by forming alliance with the Rashtriya Loktantrik Party in Rajasthan and roping in Gujjar community leader Kirori Singh Bainsla into the party?This will be known when the state goes to polls on April 29 and...

17-Apr-2019 Kannur (Kerala)

PM most anti-national, dividing nation : Rahul Gandhi

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for being the "most anti-national" and accused him of "dividing the nation".Reacting to Modi's allegation of the Congress turning anti-national, Gandhi said his grand old party...

17-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Indian or foreigner, profile of coach counts : Bhaichung Bhutia

Everyone has had an opinion on the next person who should take over as the head coach of the Indian football team. While some have spoken about the need to have foreign coaches, others have questioned the need to look at other countries when there are enough...

17-Apr-2019 Solapur (Maharashtra)

Only I can make India strong, superpower : Narendra Modi

Appealing people to vote for a strong government, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said only he can provide a strong government at the Centre and make it a superpower."Last time (2014) you gave me a full majority and I could work with full strength to...

17-Apr-2019 Mumbai

I lack 'adaa' of yesteryear heroines : Alia Bhatt

Actress Alia Bhatt believes she lacks the grace of yesteryear heroines, but says "Kalank" has given her a chance to play a "full-on" Hindi film heroine which she was dying to essay.

Excerpts from the interview:

Q. Why does "Kalank" look so much...

17-Apr-2019

'...Weeping Woman': Spooky but hardly compelling

A fascinating concept, a brilliant setting but a rushed job... that's how one would encapsulate Michael Chaves' "The Curse of the Weeping Woman". It is a tale about a vengeful spirit that is out to kill children.The narrative opens in Mexico in 1673, giving...

17-Apr-2019 Mumbai

'Kalank': First-class performances save film

Set in the pre-Independence era, in Husnabad in undivided India, director Abhishek Verman's "Kalank" is a saga of love, where all the six pivotal characters crave for love and yet, have to let go of it.Roop (Alia Bhatt) agrees to marry Dev Chowdhary (Aditya...

17-Apr-2019 Islamabad

49 killed as rain wreaks havoc in Pakistan

At least 49 people have been killed as torrential downpours wreaked havoc, damaging more than 100 houses since the beginning of April in parts of Pakistan, officials said on Wednesday.The toll included 15 deaths since Monday. Most of the casualties were...

17-Apr-2019 Mumbai

11 killed in unseasonal thunderstorms in Maharashtra

At least 11 persons, including a woman, have been killed in different parts of Maharashtra in the past 72 hours, besides four others last week, following thunderstorms accompanied by lightning and rains, officials said here on Wednesday.Among the victims...

17-Apr-2019 Bengaluru

This tiny cell is good news for cancer survivors

A scientist at the National Institute for Research in Reproductive Health (NIRRH) in Mumbai -- an institute under the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) -- says a new type of stem cell identified by her team can help restore fertility in men and...

17-Apr-2019 New York

NYC declares health emergency due to measles outbreak

After an outbreak of measles in parts of the city attributed to many people in those areas who refused to get vaccinated believing in unscientific rumours, New York City has declared a health emergency.Under the emergency order, people living in the affected...

17-Apr-2019 New York

New AI system may help detect prostate cancer

Researchers have developed a new artificial intelligence (AI) system to help radiologists improve their ability to diagnose prostate cancer.The system, called FocalNet, helps identify and predict the aggressiveness of the disease by evaluating magnetic resonance...

17-Apr-2019 JAMMU

Governor releases ‘Logo’ of Cluster University of Jammu

Governor Satya Pal Malik released the ‘Logo’ of the Cluster University of Jammu in presence of Prof. Anju Bhasin, Vice-Chancellor of the University at the Raj Bhavan here today.
Governor appreciated the newly released ‘Logo’ and observed that the Cluster University,...

17-Apr-2019 JAMMU

Governor awards Rajya Puraskars to Bharat Scouts and Guides

Governor Satya Pal Malik, Patron of the J&K State Bharat Scouts and Guides (S&G), presented ‘Rajya Puraskars’ to 330 Scouts and Guides at an Award Presentation Ceremony held here today. 4 teachers who did advance training were also awarded certificates...

18-Apr-2019

18-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Clinical Mumbai Indians thrash lacklustre Delhi Capitals by 40 runs

Rishabh Pant had started Delhi Capitals' journey in the 12th edition of the Indian Premier League by smashing Mumbai Indians pacer Jasprit Bumrah all over the park in their opening encounter in Mumbai. But Bumrah got his revenge at the Ferozeshah Kotla on Thursday...

18-Apr-2019 Srinagar

J&K records 45.7% voter turnout in second phase : Shailendra Kumar

Incident free voting marked second-phase of polling in Srinagar and Udhampur Parliamentary constituencies of J&K with a total voter turnout of 45.7% percent.Addressing media persons here at Banquet Hall, Srinagar, Chief Electoral Officer (CEO)  J&K,...

18-Apr-2019 Bhopal

Congress linked Hindus with terror : Sadhvi Pragya Thakur

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate from Bhopal Sadhvi Pragya Thakur on Thursday accused the Congress of being anti-Hindu and said the party harassed a woman by linking Hindus with terrorism.Thakur is an accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast case in which seven...

18-Apr-2019 Amreli (Gujarat)

Terrorism confined to two-and-half J&K districts: Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday claimed that the NDA government has restricted terrorist activities to only "two-and-a-half" districts in Jammu and Kashmir while not a single bomb blast was reported from anywhere else in the country in the last five...

18-Apr-2019 Malda (West Bengal)

BJP will get 'Vidai certificate' post polls: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday vowed to stop the BJP from implementing the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Bengal and said her party will ensure the saffron outfit is given the NBC or "National Vidai (farewell) Certificate"...

18-Apr-2019 Gandhinagar

13 killed in Gujarat in unseasonal rain, dust storm

Unseasonal rain and severe dust storm in different parts of Gujarat over the last two days claimed 13 lives even as authorities Thursday predicted that temperatures that had fallen to less than 3 to 7 degrees below normal would rise from next week to mark a normal...

18-Apr-2019 New Delhi

ED seizes Rs 82 crore gold from Hyderabad jeweller

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday announced seizure of 145.89 kg of gold (worth Rs 82.11 crore) from a Hyderabad-based jeweller in a money laundering case.The ED searched jeweller Kailash Gupta's premises in Hyderabad and Vijayawada in a case...

18-Apr-2019 Chandigarh

Ghulam Nabi Azad helps unite Haryana Congress leaders

An initiative by the Congress party in-charge for Haryana, Ghulam Nabi Azad, backed by a firm message from the high command to the highly factionalised party leadership in Haryana, has brought the warring Congress leaders together - at least for the ongoing...

18-Apr-2019 Lucknow

Rahul Gandhi changes tactics, attacks SP, BSP

In an unexpected move, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday mounted an attack on SP and BSP, saying the two along with the BJP had destroyed Uttar Pradesh.Gandhi was addressing a rally in Badaun when he said that SP and BSP were afraid of Prime Minister...

18-Apr-2019 Bhopal

Squall death toll rises to 22 in Madhya Pradesh

The squall death toll in Madhya Pradesh on Thursday increased to 22. Thunderstorm, hail and dust-storm had lashed the state on Tuesday night.The toll has reached four in Dhar, three each in Indore and Shazapur, two each in Ratlam, Sihor, Khargone and one...

18-Apr-2019 Lucknow

This is an election for change, says Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav said on Thursday that the ongoing Lok Sabha polls are an "election for change"."Our Mahagathbandhan is an alliance of three parties (SP, the Bahujan Samaj Party and the Rashtriya Lok Dal) but the BJP is with 38 parties...

18-Apr-2019 Amta (West Bengal)

Only PM Narendra Modi can uplift the poor : Rajnath Singh

Union Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said India would be freed from poverty, the day it got rid of the Congress.Referring to late Prime Ministers Indira Gandhi and Rajeev Gandhi as well as the Congress President Rahul Gandhi, he said while all of them...

18-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Congress questions suspension over PM chopper check

Senior Congress leader and Rajya Sabha MP Ahmed Patel on Thursday asked the Election Commission (EC) why did it suspend a General Observer for allegedly checking Prime Minister Narendra Modi's helicopter in Odisha's Sambalpur on Tuesday."There have been instances...

18-Apr-2019 New Delhi

I'm not scared of failure: Varun Dhawan

Varun Dhawan is expanding his horizon with each of his projects -- be it "Badrinath Ki Dulhania", "October" and the recent release "Kalank", which has become the highest opener of 2019 so far. The actor says he treats each project as a challenge, and pushes...

18-Apr-2019 Bhubaneswar

BJP's Dharmendra Pradhan throws tantrums over chopper checking

In the backdrop of the poll body suspending an IAS officer for allegedly checking Prime Minister Narendra Modi's helicopter, a video of Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan losing cool during a similar scanning of his chopper has gone viral on social media.Pradhan...

18-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Vivek Oberoi meets EC over Modi biopic release

Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi, who plays Narendra Modi in the controversial biopic on the Prime Minister, met the Election Commission (EC) on Thursday over the film's release.After the meeting, Oberoi said the poll panel watched the biopic on Wednesday and gave...

18-Apr-2019 Kollam (Kerala)

Left mere onlookers this Lok Sabha polls: A.K. Antony

Congress Working Committee member and Rajya Sabha MP A.K. Antony on Thursday said that the Left forces were mere onlookers in this Lok Sabha elections."The fight is between the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), while the Left is nowhere in the picture...

18-Apr-2019 Jaipur

Retired IAS converted to Islam is Hindu again in LS nomination

 A retired IAS officer, who adopted Islam three years back while serving as Additional Chief Secretary (ACS) in the Rajasthan government, has again introduced himself as a Hindu while filing his nomination papers as the BSP candidate for the Jaipur Parliamentary...

18-Apr-2019 New Delhi

87% Indians say no to workplace harassment: LinkedIn

A whopping 87 per cent of professionals in India say that harassment prevention at the workplace is a very important trend for the future of hiring and HR compared to 71 per cent globally, a new LinkedIn report said on Thursday.In India, 50 per cent of...

18-Apr-2019 New Delhi

It's curtains for 5-time consecutive Lok Sabha winners

Four veteran politicians -- L.K. Advani, Sumitra Mahajan, Kamal Nath and Yogi Adityanath -- who were elected to the Lok Sabha on five or more successive occasions since 1998 will not be seen in the next Lok Sabha.Thirteen political leaders who were MPs in...

18-Apr-2019 Lucknow

EC ignoring code violation by BJP: Mayawati

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati has alleged that the Election Commission was turning a blind eye to "blatant violation of the model code of conduct" by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.In a statement, Mayawati said that Adityanath was...

18-Apr-2019 Shimla

At 91, eight-time matronly Congress legislator battles on tirelessly

At 91, eight-time matronly Congress legislator Vidya Stokes continues to battle tirelessly to ensure victory of the party in all the four parliamentary seats of Himachal Pradesh.She is daily rubbing shoulders with party leaders, a majority of them almost...

18-Apr-2019 Lucknow

Narendra Modi , BJP nervous like Congress was in 2014: Mayawati

BSP chief Mayawati on Thursday took a swipe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP, saying they are nervous as the Congress was ahead of its rout in the Lok Sabha battle in 2014."Today, amid voting for the second phase, the BJP and Prime Minister Modi...

18-Apr-2019 Srinagar

Modi undoes Vajpayee’s Cross LoC Trade CBM : Omar Abdullah

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah on Thursday said that Modi government buries another part of the Vajpayee era confidence-building measures by suspended cross LoC trade.Taking to social networking site Twitter, Omar wrote: “The Modi Govt...

18-Apr-2019 Srinagar

Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti engage in war of words on Twitter

Former chief ministers of the State of Jammu and Kashmir Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti on Thursday indulged in a war of words on microblogging website Twitter after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) fielded the Malegaon blasts accused Pragya Singh Thakur...

18-Apr-2019 Srinagar

Shutdown, clashes on polling day in Central Kashmir

Kashmir observed a complete shutdown on Thursday, even as several  protesters and Forces personnel were injured in clashes in Central Kashmir’s Budgam district during the 2nd phase of Parliament elections. The police however said the day passed off peacefully....

18-Apr-2019 Srinagar

PDP’s sellout responsible for losses in Valley : Ghulam Ahmad Mir

Leading a road show in Devsar area in District Kulgam today, J&K Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) president and party candidate G A Mir Thursday stated that it was highly inevitable to defeat PDP in the ensuing Parliamentary elections for their acts of...

18-Apr-2019 Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar (Nawanshahr)

This election is referendum on Modi’s non-performance : Manish Tewari

Senior Congress leader and party candidate from Sri Anandpur Sahib parliamentary constituency Manish Tewari today said that this General Election was a referendum on the non-performance of the Modi government at the centre as also that of the local MP who had...

18-Apr-2019 Chandigarh

SUSHMA Starts possession of its 9th project; Sushma Grande

The leading real estate developer of Tricity, Sushma Group is geared up for the possession of Sushma Grande, its 9th delivered project. The project is strategically located on Chandigarh-Delhi National Highway and provides direct connectivity to Chandigarh,...

18-Apr-2019

A Trip to Vaishno Devi

As a hobby trekker,I have explored different terrains and destinations. But never before had I gone for a trek that is associated with divinity. To experience what it would be like to go on such a journey, I joined my parents, aunt and uncle, last year...

18-Apr-2019

Benefits for Women Entrepreneurs underStand-Up India Scheme

Stand-up India scheme, launched on April 05, 2016 ensures that women and scheduled caste/tribe entrepreneurs had a fair chance of setting up businesses on their own. The scheme, kick-started by the government gives budding SC/ST and women entrepreneurs a chance...

19-Apr-2019

19-Apr-2019 New Delhi

BJP will get more seats than in 2014 : Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the BJP will win the Lok Sabha elections with full majority, and with more votes and seats than in 2014."BJP will win with full majority and with more votes and seats than we won earlier. Even our alliance partners...

19-Apr-2019 New Delhi

26/11 response would have averted Pulwama : Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said Pulwama terror attack would not have happened if a strong reply was given after the terror attack in Mumbai in November 2008.He also noted that the aerial strike on a terror camp in Balakot was successful with Pakistan...

19-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Leaders quitting as Congress is sinking ship : Shahnawaz Hussain

BJP's national spokesman Shahnawaz Hussain on Friday mocked the Congress by calling it a 'sinking ship' after one of its spokespersons, Priyanka Chaturvedi, quit the grand old party and joined the Shiv Sena.Addressing a press conference at the party headquarters...

19-Apr-2019 New Delhi

570 candidates with criminal cases in 3rd phase polls

A whopping 570 candidates out of a total 1,612, who are contesting in the third phase of the Lok Sabha elections, have declared criminal cases against them, according to Association of Democratic Reforms (ADR) data published on Friday.The ADR data was...

19-Apr-2019 New Delhi

IndiGo to gain most from Jet Airways collapse

The country's largest carrier IndiGo is set to consolidate its position and rule the skies following the collapse of its rival Jet Airways."The biggest airline will gain the maximum, so IndiGo will corner the major chunk of the air traffic. It anyways has...

19-Apr-2019 Chandigarh

Party-hopper Jagmeet Singh Brar joins SAD; Amarinder mocks him

Having remained with the Congress and the All India Trinamool Congress (TMC) earlier, former MP Jagmeet Singh Brar on Friday joined the opposition Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) in Punjab.Brar, who was elected twice to the Lok Sabha in 1992 and 1999, was inducted...

19-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Scrapped 1,500 laws in 5 years : Narendra Modi to traders

In the middle of the ongoing general election, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the NDA government scrapped over 1,500 laws in the last five years to ease business operations in the country.Slamming the Congress, he said before his government...

19-Apr-2019 Kanpur

Priyanka Gandhi on Kanpur road show after Amethi meetings

Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi on Friday drew huge numbers of Congress supporters out on the streets as she kicked off her road show in this Uttar Pradesh industrial city on Friday.Thousands of Congress workers thronged the streets since afternoon...

19-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Nilekani-backed RailYatri booking app unlicensed : High Court

The Delhi High Court has ruled the operations of RailYatri, a mobile application for train-travel bookings, is unauthorized. The application is backed by Nandan Nilekani, Omidyar Network, Helion Ventures, and other well-known angel investors, and it uses...

19-Apr-2019 Amethi

Priyanka Gandhi meets party, BSP and JAP leaders in Amethi

Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Friday held marathon meeting with party workers and the senior leaders of the BSP and the JAP in Gauriganj, the district headquarters of Amethi.Arriving at the Fursatganj Airport in Rae Bareli, her mother and...

19-Apr-2019 New Delhi

AAP gives 'another chance' to Congress in Delhi

Giving another chance to the Congress to forge an alliance in Delhi, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Friday postponed till next week the filing of nomination of three of its Lok Sabha candidates.AAP candidates for Chandni Chowk, North West and East Delhi Lok Sabha...

19-Apr-2019 Hyderabad

BJP insulting martyrs like Karkare : Asaduddin Owaisi

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Friday alleged that the BJP is insulting martyrs like police officer Hemant Karkare who died fighting terrorists during the Mumbai 26/11 attack.Reacting strongly to Malegaon blast accused Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur's remark...

19-Apr-2019 Mumbai

After years, Sena gets a face to woo urban class

After nearly three decades, ex-Congresswoman Priyanka V. Chaturvedi's grand entry to the Shiv Sena will bring a much-needed 'glamour quotient' to the Mumbai headquartered party.The last time when a woman joining the Sena created waves was in early 1990s when...

19-Apr-2019 Chandigarh

Amarinder Singh blasts Sadhvi Pragya over Karkare comment

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Friday lashed out at BJPs Bhopal Lok Sabha seat candidate Sadhvi Pragya for insulting a decorated dead police officer and accused the hardline leader of dragging the current nationalism discourse to a new low.In a hard-hitting...

19-Apr-2019 Guwahati

Congress opened doors to infiltrators: Ram Madhav

BJP General Secretary Ram Madhav on Friday launched a scathing attack on the Congress alleging that it was the Congress government at the Centre in 1967 that opened the country's doors to infiltrators."Who allowed infiltrators in large numbers into India,...

19-Apr-2019 Bhopal

Hemant Karkare died because of my curse : Sadhvi Pragya

BJP's Bhopal Lok Sabha candidate and 2008 Malegaon bomb blast accused Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur on Friday sparked off a controversy by saying that Mumbai ATS chief Hemant Karkare, who lost his life in the 26/11 attack, had died to "her curse".The statement...

19-Apr-2019 Chennai

'Air India takeover of Jet will ensure lucrative routes'

Government-owned Air India can take over Jet Airways and get back the lucrative international/domestic routes if there are no white knight for the private airline, said a top All India Bank Employees' Association (AIBEA) leader."The government-owned Air India can take...

19-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Narendra Modi blames Congress for traders' negative image

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the Congress had created a negative perception about traders by blaming them for the price rise.He said traders are the most affected community when prices rise much against the impression that they benefit from...

19-Apr-2019 Ahmedabad

Congress seeks security for Hardik after attack

The Congress on Friday urged the Election Commission to immediately provide security to Patidar leader Hardik Patel, hours after he was slapped by a man who alleged Patel was playing politics with the sentiments of the community.The incident occurred when...

19-Apr-2019 Washington

Moral decisions linked to brain activity: Study

What makes our decisions morally just or objectionable? It is the brain activity that is responsible for the differences in our moral behaviour, reveals a new study."Our study demonstrates that with moral behaviour, people may not in fact always stick to...

19-Apr-2019 New Delhi

'Mental Hai Kya?' draws psychiatrists' ire

The film industry must exercise caution and be more sensitive in its messaging, irate psychiatrists have said in reference to the title and posters of the upcoming Hindi film "Mental Hai Kya?", featuring popular actors Rajkummar Rao and Kangana Ranaut.Experts...

19-Apr-2019 Mumbai

Ranveer trolls himself with toilet cleaner meme

Ranveer Singh knows how to laugh at himself. The actor, who is popular for his wacky fashion choices, played along with social media trollers and shared a meme comparing his clothing to a toilet cleaner.Known as Bollywood's livewire star, Ranveer on Thursday...

19-Apr-2019 Bengaluru

Ricky Kej's project nominated for SDG Action Awards

Grammy Award-winning Indian musician and environmentalist Ricky Kej's "My Earth Songs" has been nominated for The UN SDG Action Awards.Kej's "My Earth Songs" project has been nominated as a finalist from over 2000 entries from organisations and individuals...

19-Apr-2019 Chandigarh

CEO Apprises State Ros About Suvidha Portal

The Chief Electoral Officer, Punjab Dr. S.Karuna Raju on Friday made aware the Returning Officers about the Suvidha Portal launched by the Election Commission of India through video conferencing in the light of Lok Sabha elections.Briefing about the Suvidha...

19-Apr-2019 Jalandhar

Rural Police Solve Blind Murder Case

The rural police have solved the blind murder case of a minor girl whose body was found dumped in village Hussainabad of Nakodar sub-division of the district.Addressing a press conference, , Senior Superintendent of Police, Jalandhar (Rural) Mr Navjot Singh...

19-Apr-2019 Chandigarh

Hyundai unveiled its first connected SUV Venue

Hyundai Motor India Ltd., unveiled India’s First Connected SUV – Hyundai Venue. Speaking at the Unveiling of Hyundai Venue , Mr. S S Kim, MD & CEO,Hyundai Motor India Ltd. said, “Today we are glad to unveil the Hyundai Venue- India’s First Connected SUV...

19-Apr-2019 Srinagar

Lack of air ambulance in Kashmir costing lives: DAK

Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Friday expressed pressing concern over lack of air ambulance service in Kashmir valley because of which precious lives are lost.“Non-availability of air ambulance is costing lives of trauma and emergency patients,” said DAK...

19-Apr-2019 Mainpuri (Uttar Pradesh)

Mayawati and Mulayam come together, attack Modi

Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Ministers Mayawati and Mulayam Singh Yadav on Friday shared a stage for the first time in 25 years where they blasted Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the Samajwadi Party founder declared that this will be his last electoral battle.The...

19-Apr-2019 Chandigarh

As poll scene hots up, Amarinder cool about 'Mission-13'

At a time when the poll scene is hotting up for the May 19 Lok Sabha polls in Punjab and leaders of all parties have jumped head-long into campaigning, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh is playing it cool regarding his 'Mission 13' campaign.Having led the...

19-Apr-2019 Chennai

Will contest next Assembly elections: Rajinikanth

Actor-politician Rajinikanth on Friday said his party will surely contest the next Tamil Nadu Assembly elections.Speaking to reporters here, Rajinikanth said he will not disappoint his fans when the Assembly battle was fought.He said the polling of about 72 per cent...

19-Apr-2019 Mumbai

Priyanka Chaturvedi joins Shiv Sena

Former Congress spokesperson Priyanka Chaturvedi on Friday joined the Shiv Sena in the presence of party chief Uddhav Thackeray....

19-Apr-2019 Mainpuri (Uttar Pradesh)

Mayawati shares stage with Mulayam, calls him genuine OBC leader

Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Ministers Mulayam Singh Yadav and Mayawati on Friday erased 24 years of bitter hostilities and shared the same platform in Mainpuri where the BSP President took on Prime Minister Narendra Modi while the Samajwdi Party patriarch declared...

19-Apr-2019 Kolkata

Fake notes of Rs 2.5 lakh face value seized in Kolkata

Fake Indian currency notes (FICN) of face value Rs 2,50,000 were seized here in the West Bengal capital and one person was arrested, police said on Friday.Based on a prior source of information, the Special Task Force on Thursday arrested one FICN racketeer...

19-Apr-2019 New Delhi

A weekend of unusual journeys

This weekend, journey into the innermost chambers of the diary and mind of renowned Indian poet-scholar A K Ramanujan; Hop onto a train - or eighty - that take you around the world; And finally, begin the 100-day sojourn to a healthier and well-exercised...

19-Apr-2019 Mumbai

Mumbai commuters to candidates: Catch me if you can!

The biggest nightmare for candidates in the Mumbai, Thane, Palghar and Raigad Lok Sabha constituencies is how to "catch" the slippery commuters who are their main electoral bank.As is well-known, nearly two-third of Mumbaikars comprising office-goers, workers...

20-Apr-2019

20-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Manmohan Singh defends Nyay, says it won't entail new taxes

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday said that Nyay scheme of the Congress will usher in an era of minimum income guarantee in India, end poverty and restart the economic engine which has "come to a stop" under the Narendra Modi government.In a...

20-Apr-2019 Patna (Bihar)

People have decided to change chowkidar: Rahul Gandhi

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday said voters have made up their mind to "change their 'chowkidar' this time" as he has proved he is "not fit for the job"."The chowkidar has exposed himself and people have realised he is not fit for the job," Gandhi...

20-Apr-2019 Wayanad (Kerala)

Modi regime didn't keep promises, says Priyanka in Wayanad

Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi on Saturday hit out at the Narendra Modi government for making false promises to people and ignoring the country's farmers.Campaigning in Wayanad for her brother, Congress President Rahul Gandhi who is also contesting...

20-Apr-2019 New York

Japan-US 2+2 welcomes growing ties with India

The US-Japan 2+2 ministerial meeting has welcomed the growing ties between their countries and India in the Indo-Pacific region that is of vital strategic interest to them.The defence and diplomatic cabinet officials of the two countries expressed satisfaction...

20-Apr-2019 New Delhi

No Congress-AAP pact, Delhi to see triangular contest

Delhi is set for a triangular fight with the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Saturday announcing that alliance is not possible with the Congress as the latter wants the tie-up to remain confined to the national capital and not extending to Haryana.While the AAP has...

20-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Congress leader S. Krishna joins BJP in Kerala

In a major jolt to the Congress, the party's three-time MP from Kollam in Kerala, S. Krishna Kumar, on Saturday joined the BJP here.Kumar joined the Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) in the presence of former Union Minister Shahnawaz Hussain and BJP's spokesperson...

20-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Congress set to contest Delhi LS polls alone

The Congress is all set to contest the Lok Sabha polls in the national capital alone by fielding candidateson all the seven parliamentary seats, a senior party leader said on Saturday.The leader told IANS: "Talks with the AAP have failed and we will go all...

20-Apr-2019 Ayodhya

Ram's birth in Ayodhya: Memorable view from sanctum sanctorum

There was a singular absence of frenzy last week in Ayodhya on the occasion of Ram Navmi. As the campaign for election 2019 rose to a crescendo, one would have expected the Hindutva Brigade to turn up in full force for several reasons. To obtain the Lords...

20-Apr-2019 Jaipur

Steve Smith hands Rajasthan Royals much-needed win over Mumbai Indians

Steve Smith (59 not out) played a captain's knock as Rajasthan Royals (RR) kept their play-off hopes alive after defeating Mumbai Indians (MI) by 5 wickets in their Indian Premier League (IPL) tie at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium, here on Saturday.Despite wickets...

20-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Sikh community has done great job: Kapil Dev

Iconic cricketer Kapil Dev, who has come out with a coffee book titled "We The Sikhs" with Dubai-based entrepreneur Ajay Sethi, says the Sikh community has done a great job across the globe.Asked what made him come out with the book on Sikhs, Kapil told IANS...

20-Apr-2019 Shivpuri (Madhya Pradesh)

Jyotiraditya Scindia owns palace, other properties

Congress' Guna candidate Jyotiraditya Scindia, who belongs to the erstwhile Gwalior princely dynasty, owns properties worth over Rs 2 billion, including a palace that he got as part of his inheritance.He also owns a 1960-model BMW car, which is also part of his...

20-Apr-2019

'Jersey': Has its heart in right place

"Jersey" opens with a bearded 40-ish Nani running after a girl at a bookshop with a copy of a book that she wasn't able to get ."Are you stalking us?" the girl's friend asks, not unreasonably.The opening scene, filled with an overdose of what the mush lovers...

20-Apr-2019 Mumbai

'Vicky Donor' made outsider like me dream big : Ayushmann

On the seventh anniversary of the release of his maiden film "Vicky Donor" on Saturday, actor Ayushmann Khurrana says the success of the movie on sperm donation, allowed an "outsider" like him in the film industry to dream big."First film is always your...

20-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Multi-starrer movies: An evergreen money-making trend

"Kalank", starring actors like Madhuri Dixit Nene, Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan and Sanjay Dutt, minted Rs 21.60 crore on its first day, making it the highest opener of 2019 so far.With more all-star cast movies lined up this year, a trade expert says most filmmakers...

20-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Jet pilot shoots tough questions at management

An old-timer and veteran Jet Airways pilot Sudhir Gaur has blamed the management for keeping 22,000 employees in the dark over the turn of events that led to complete suspension of the airline's operations leaving the staff in lurch.The senior captain,...

20-Apr-2019 Lucknow

Who is Acharya Pramod Krishnam?

With a long white flowing beard, white robes and a red �tilak on the forehead, Acharya Pramod Krishnam looks more like a godman and less like a politician, who is set to take on Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on May 6 in the fifth phase of the Lok Sabha...

20-Apr-2019 Jangipur (Murshidabad)

Pranab's son faces 'tough' battle in Jangipur

Former President Pranab Mukherjee's son Abhijit Mukherjee faces a tough battle in West Bengal's Jangipur as he seeks a hat-trick of wins from the constituency which had sent his father to Parliament twice.Amid a desperate drive by state's ruling Trinamool Congress...

20-Apr-2019 Los Angeles

Woman who inspired 'Conjuring' dead, Farmiga pays homage

Lorraine Warren, the paranormal investigator whose life inspired franchises like "The Conjuring" and "The Amityville Horror", has died.Actress Vera Farmiga, who played Lorraine in "The Conjuring", "The Conjuring 2", "The Nun" and "Annabelle Comes Home", says...

20-Apr-2019 Los Angeles

Reese Witherspoon prefers her 40s

Hollywood actress Reese Witherspoon does not mind ageing as she prefers her 40s over her 20s."I have a point of view because I've been on this planet for 43 years, and I didn't feel that same way when I was 25. I didn't have the same things to say," Witherspoon...

20-Apr-2019 Los Angeles

Michelle Williams, husband Phil Elverum split

Actress Michelle Williams and her husband Phil Elverum, an indie musician, have reportedly separated after less than a year of marriage.Williams, 38, and Elverum, 40, quietly married and moved in together last summer. The news comes after Williams was seen without...

20-Apr-2019 Hyderabad

Endogamy may up infertility risk in Indian men

A team of researchers have identified that deletions of the Y chromosomes, responsible for production of sperms, can cause infertility in Indian men.The study, published in the journal Scientific Reports, illustrates how the ethnicity, endogamy and long-time...

20-Apr-2019 Kolkata

PM must cross-check facts before making comments: Mamata Banerjee

Taking a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his comments on her performance as the Railway Minister, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Saturday that Modi was "uttering lies" and making comments without cross-checking the facts."You (Modi)...

20-Apr-2019 New Delhi

Couldn't raise adequate infra for want of land: Saurabh Bhardwaj

Raising the issue of full statehood to Delhi, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) that governs the state on Saturday said it could not put in place adequate infrastructure like schools and healthcare facilities, as the Centre did not give required land, which ultimately...

20-Apr-2019 Mumbai

Indigenous guided missile destroyer 'Imphal' launched

Indigenously-designed and constructed guided missile destroyer 'Imphal' was launched at the Mazgaon Dock Shipbuilders Ltd. yard here on Saturday morning.As per maritime traditions, Reena Lanba, wife of Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba named the ship and broke a coconut on the...

20-Apr-2019 Chandigarh

Amarinder and his '#CaptainDiChaupal' on Twitter

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh had a successful run with his 'Coffee with Captain' campaign to woo young voters in Punjab in the run up to the February 2017 Assembly elections in the state.Having been in power for over two years and the opposition gunning...

20-Apr-2019 Patna (Bihar)

Congress for 'vote bhakti', BJP for 'desh bhakti': Narendra Modi

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) stood for 'desh bhakti', while the Congress stood for 'vote bhakti' because of which the previous United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government refused to retaliate after Pakistani terrorists attacked Mumbai in November 2008,...

20-Apr-2019 Lucknow

Case against Smriti Irani over degree controversy

A local Congress leader in Amethi has formally lodged a complaint with the Election Commission accusing Union Minister Smriti Irani of submitting wrong information about her educational qualifications in her affidavit.In the affidavit accompanying her...

20-Apr-2019 New Delhi

BJP questions Rahul Gandhi's citizenship

The BJP on Saturday sought to corner Congress President Rahul Gandhi over alleged discrepencies in his election affidavit involving his citizenship and educational qualification.Addressing a press conference at the party headquarters, BJP spokesperson G.V.L....

20-Apr-2019 Jammu

Team of TATA Group meets Governor

A team of TATA Group comprising Girish Krishnamurthy, Vice-President and Head-Strategic Initiatives Chairman’s Office, TATA Group and Sh. Shankar Ranganathan, Principal, TATA Strategic Management Group had a meeting with Governor Satya Pal Malik at the...

20-Apr-2019 Poonch

Dr Shenaz Ganai gets rousing reception at Poonch

Dr Shenaz Ganai EX MLC was given a warm and rousing reception at Poonch as she arrived here first time after being nominated as member State Wakaf Council.While speaking on the occasion Dr Ganai thanked the people for such a warm welcome and for reposing...

20-Apr-2019 Srinagar

Nation, State yearning for change : Ghulam Ahmad Mir

Stating that Nation and State were yearning for big a change, the J&K Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) President and Party Candidate from Anantnag Parliamentary Constituency G.A.Mir  has said that the ensuing elections were the fight between constructive...

20-Apr-2019 Jalandhar

18 Hotel Industry Heads addressed mammoth HR Summit held at LPU

School of Hotel Management & Tourism and Division of Career Services at Lovely Professional University organized first-ever mammoth global hotel industry’ ‘HR Summit’ at LPU campus, where 18 HR Stalwarts from national & international hotel industry...

20-Apr-2019 Jalandhar

DC Visits New Grain Market Jalandhar To Oversee Procurement Operations

Deputy Commissioner Jalandhar Varinder Kumar Sharma today said that the district administration is committed for ensuring smooth and hassle free wheat procurement in the ongoing season to facilitate the farmers.The Deputy Commissioner, who visited the new grain...

20-Apr-2019 Buniyadpur (West Bengal)

I had erred in judging Mamata earlier: Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said he had earlier erred in judging Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee as he used to consider her an embodiment of simplicity who wanted to free the people of West Bengal from the rule of the Leftists, but realised...

20-Apr-2019 Patna (Bihar)

Tejashwi attacks Modi ahead of Bihar meeting

Hours ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Bihar to address a public meeting in the Araria parliamentary constituency, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav on Saturday attacked him for the state's suffering."Bihar has suffered a lot...

20-Apr-2019 Buniadpur (West Bengal)

Mamata must stop seeking proof of air strike: Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday asked Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to stop asking for evidence of the Balakot air strike by the Indian armed forces, instead look for "proofs" in the chit fund scams and infiltration that has taken place in West Bengal."After...

20-Apr-2019 Buniadpur (West Bengal)

'Stringent punishment awaits Bengal BJP man's killer'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday averred that stringent punishment will be meted out to those who were responsible for the murder of a BJP activist in Purulia, as also in all other parts of the state."In Purulia, one more of our activists was killed....

20-Apr-2019 Lucknow

13 injured as train derails near Kanpur

At least 13 people were injured on Saturday after 12 coaches of the Howrah-New Delhi Poorva Express derailed near Kanpur, railway officials said.Coaches of the train travelling from Prayagraj to New Delhi derailed at about 1 a.m near Rooma industrial estate,...

20-Apr-2019 Buniyadpur (West Bengal)

Bengal LS polls not letting didi sleep: Narendra Modi

Launching a scathing attack on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday claimed that the trend of voting in the first two phases in the state has "put the breaks on the speed-breaker didi's sleep".Addressing an election...

 

 

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