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In a notification issued on Friday the Jharkhand government has mandated doctors of all government hospitals and private nursing homes to follow the Indian Medical Council Professional Conduct Etiquette and Ethics Regulations 2002 which seeks to mention generic name of drugs apart from writing presc

22-09-2018

A special investigation team that has been formed to investigate the alleged kidnap and gangrape of a 19yearold woman in Haryana’s Rewari has taken one person in custody in relation to the case on Sunday 16 September A day earlier in a breakthrough the SIT revealed that one of the main accused in t

16-09-2018

New Delhi A major fire broke out at Hotel Pamposh in Srinagar of JK media reported on Saturday The fire broke out at 130 pm in the afternoon As per media reports the fire broke out on the top floor of the Hotel As per reports five fire tenders are present at the spot and the rescue operation is cur

15-09-2018

The midair refuelling of wet contact trial for Tejas aircraft was conducted successfully by Indian Air Force at an altitude of 20000 feet During the process 1900 kg fuel was transferred The AirtoAir refuelling capability is a force multiplier for IAF giving the aircraft the potential to stay airborn

11-09-2018

New Delhi The CBI judge hearing the Babri Masjid demolition case filed a plea in the Supreme Court saying his promotion has got stuck because of the case He said the Allahabad High Court had appointed him a District and Sessions judge The appointment got cancelled as the SC said in 2017 that the ju

11-09-2018

A 32yearold lawyer was arrested by the Delhi Police last week for allegedly sexually harassing a woman journalist inside the Supreme Court premises The victim had revealed that the accused molested her on two occasions first on July 12 right outside the Chief Justices court and then on July 27 insid

11-09-2018

According to officials reports a total of 55369 cases of theft and 1570 robberies has taken place inside running trains in the last three and a half years According to data collated by Indian Railways between January and June this year 9222 cases of thefts of passengers belongings were registered wh

10-09-2018

The Mumbai Police on Monday said that 20yearold cab driver Sarfaraz Shaikh allegedly killed 39yearold HDFC Bank Vice President Siddharth Sanghvi for around ₹35000 The accused driver had been working for the bank for almost three years the police added We found his role in hatching the conspiracy mur

10-09-2018

Eleven years after the twin bombings in Hyderabad at Gokul Chat and Lumbini Park a Special NIA Court on Monday sentenced two accused Aneeq Sayeed and Ismail Chaudhary to death Another accused Tariq Anjum was sentenced to life imprisonment Two powerful explosions had ripped through a popular eatery a

10-09-2018

Some people are trying to make the word Hindu “untouchable” and “intolerable” vice president M Venkaiah Naidu said Sunday as he stressed on the need of preserving the true values of Hinduism to alter “illinformed” opinions and attitudes In his keynote address to the concluding session of the second

10-09-2018

Peoples Democratic Party PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti has announced that the party will boycott the upcoming panchayat elections in Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party chief Mehbooba Mufti said that there was an atmosphere of insecurity among the people of Jammu and Kashmir with the sword of Arti

10-09-2018

A former Infosys employee who was working in the US Anuj Kapoor has sued the company alleging it made him work over 1000 hours of overtime without pay Kapoor said he worked for 11 hours a day but was paid for eight hours or fewer His manager allegedly said employees refusing to work overtime will be

10-09-2018

Delhi Metro looks swanky from the outside with an aesthetic look in its newly launched metro stations however its backbone its employees drivers engineers and other staff members which constitute the Delhi Metro employees are often ignored According to the revelations of an RTI filed by activist Z

10-09-2018

Delhi government started its doorstep delivery of services programme to make 40 government services including driving license new water connection and ration card available at residents doorstep in the first phase Available at an extra fee of ₹50 applicants have to call the helpline number 1076 to r

10-09-2018

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday offered holy water from Lake Mansarovar at Raj Ghat before starting the march towards the Ramlila Maidan to lead Bharat Bandh to protest rising petrol and diesel prices This was Gandhis first public appearance since he returned from the Kailash Mansarovar ya

10-09-2018

Several incidents of violence were reported from Mumbai Patna and Gujarat during Bharat Bandh called by Congressled Opposition to protest against the rise in fuel prices Protesters vandalised buses shut down petrol pumps and halted train services in Mumbai while tyres were burnt and road traffic blo

10-09-2018

Aishwarya Rituparna Pradhan 34 presently deputy commissioner incharge of GST in Paradip circle of Odisha commercial tax department said she will soon marry her boyfriend with whom she has been in livein relationship for last 2 years Now that the Supreme Court has decriminalised it homosexuality I h

10-09-2018

Chennai The Tamil Nadu cabinet on Sunday urged the Union government to confer ‘Bharat Ratna’ India’s highest civilian honour on late former state chief minister and All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam AIADMK leader J Jayalalithaa who passed away in December 2016  The states deputy chief ministe

10-09-2018

Siddharth Sanghvi a vicepresident of HDFC Bank has been found dead four days after he went missing after leaving office in Mumbai on Wednesday This comes after police arrested a cab driver who confessed to dumping Sanghvis body near a highway at the behest of the killers Sanghvis car was found on Se

10-09-2018

Actress Raveena Tandon while commenting on Kerala MLA PC Georges remark where he referred to a nun allegedly raped by a bishop as a prostitute tweeted This is clear intimidation of a victim to suppress her voice Tagging Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi Raveena added Can a

09-09-2018

After the launch of payments bank the postal department has decided to set up an insurance firm as a special business unit within two years Communications Minister Manoj Sinha has said “The request for proposal to appoint a consultant for setting up insurance unit will be floated in the coming week”

09-09-2018

In a major move to restructure the Indian Army General Bipin Rawat has asked for studies to prepare the force for 21stcentury conflict General Rawat wants a leaner meaner and more technology driven army with fewer troops envisaging a cut of 150000200000 troops from the current 12 million plus force

09-09-2018

The police have arrested Sanjeev Trikha a Yes Bank relationship manager from Delhi for fraudulently stealing ₹15 crore from an elderly man and his wifes account The man alleged his signature was forged to create fake bank accounts and withdraw money through cheques and ATMs The money was used to pay

09-09-2018

UP IPS officer Surendra Kumar Das who allegedly consumed poison on Wednesday has passed away after being admitted in the hospital He passed awaydue to celphos poisoning We tried our best to revive him but we could not save him stated hospital officials It had been revealed that he had been searching

09-09-2018

A  family in Uttar Pradesh’s Amroha district called off a wedding alleging that the bride spends excessive time on WhatsApp The bride and her relatives were informed about the wedding being called off over the phone The brides family alleged that the real reason behind them cancelling the wedding wa

09-09-2018

The Nepal Army has withdrawn from the first Bay of Bengal Initiative for MultiSectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation BIMSTEC military exercise to be held in India following a political row in the country over participation The decision was taken just a day before the Army squad was set to trave

09-09-2018

Police in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday said that a youth who went missing last month was found murdered while two suspects has been arrested While interrogation the two suspects Irshad Ahmed Wani and Imtiyaz Ahmed Wani admitted that they had murdered Teli on the day he went missing and buried his bod

09-09-2018

The doctors at Hyderabad governments Osmania General Hospital are wearing helmets while on duty to protest against the unsafe old hospital building It could collapse at any moment We are constantly worried said the hospitals joint action committees chairman Blocks of the ceiling from an inpatient wa

08-09-2018

Former President Pranab Mukherjee will teach public policy and inclusive development to the students of Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad Mukherjee will be in the faculty for at least 12 out of 22 sessions and it is unclear if he will be paid an honorarium for the same Former president APJ Ab

08-09-2018

The Eastern Railways had informed Kolkata Metropolitan Development Authority KMDA about the danger surrounding the Majerhat bridge in a letter dated July 27 around six weeks before the bridge collapsed Pointing out at the slab going out of the alignment in the letter the Eastern Railway Zone’s Deput

08-09-2018

A drug haul case accused complained to the judge about the poor quality of food served to prisoners inside Mumbai’s Arthur Road jail The accused Sajid Electricwala a patient suffering from hypertension and epilepsy reportedly handed over some rotis chapatis to the judge so that the latter allow him

08-09-2018

Nalini Sriharan convicted in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case has withdrawn a plea for a sixmonth parole for the wedding of her daughter who lives in the UK Nalini has also filed a fresh plea seeking early release a day after the Supreme Court asked the Tamil Nadu Governor to consider the mercy p

08-09-2018

Petrol prices crossed Rs 80 a litre in New Delhi on Saturday to hit an alltime high on the back of rising global crude oil prices Petrol prices at retail outlets hit Rs 8030 per litre in the national capital against Rs7999 on Friday according to the price notification issued by stateowned fuel retai

08-09-2018

The Jammu and Kashmir Police Friday adopted a fresh strategy of nabbing stone pelters by planting its men among them at historic Jama Masjid downtown to arrest the real culprits in action In a recent incident policemen disguised themselves in a mob that was pelting stones at security forces and caug

08-09-2018

An Assam court on Friday awarded death sentence to a 19yearold man who was the main accused in gangrape and murder of an 11yearold girl by setting her on fire The sentence was pronounced by the court of chief judicial magistrate Nagaon The convict Zakir Hussain had allegedly taken the lead in raping

08-09-2018

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government of failure on all fronts saying it had led to agrarian distress economic turmoil and deteriorating relations with neighbouring countries and called for a national debate on providing an alternative

08-09-2018

Mumbai The Bombay High Court deprecated Friday the practice of people writing directly to the prime minister the president or chief minister making wide allegations against certain persons instead of following due process of law A division bench of Justices S S Shinde and Mridula Bhatkar said this t

08-09-2018

Starting with Bengaluru airport in 2019 biometric technology for facial recognition will be used to verify passenger details According to reports Bangalore International Airport Ltd BIAL the technology will be used to identify passengers by their face when they move across the airport This will elim

07-09-2018

Four members of a family including a fiveyearold boy were found with their throats slit in their house in Uttar Pradesh’s Allahabad early on Friday The victims had been identified as Kamlesh Devi 55 her daughter Kiran Devi 30 soninlaw Pratap Narayan Mishra 35 and grandson Virat 5A onemonthold girl w

07-09-2018

New Delhi Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal has said the WiFi available at railway stations is fastest in terms of speed across the country Goyal further said the facility is available at 710 railway stations in India The service which offers thirty minutes of free access to the internet started

07-09-2018

An Air India ThiruvananthapuramMalé flight was stranded after it mistakenly landed on an underconstruction runway at Velana International Airport in the Maldives on Friday Two of the main wheels of the plane got deflated during the landinh According to Reportsall 136 passengers and crew on board the

07-09-2018

New Delhi Two alleged operatives of the Islamic State in Jammu Kashmir ISJK returning to the state with weapons they had picked up from Uttar Pradesh were arrested near the Red Fort by the special cell The two suspects identified as Parvez Rashid and Jamshed Jahoor from Kashmir’s Shopian were arres

07-09-2018

The government has decided to exempt electric vehicles EVs and automobiles run on alternative fuel from permit requirements in a bid to boost such vehicles in the country said  Union Minister Nitin Gadkari He said that states have agreed to abide by the decision Cab aggregators like Ola and Uber cou

07-09-2018

A pregnant woman in Andhra Pradesh’s Vijayanagaram district had to be carried to a hospital on Tuesday on a makeshift cloth stretcher in the absence of proper road connectivity in the area Her relatives were carrying her on a makeshift cloth stretcher in the absence of proper road connectivity The h

07-09-2018

Terming demonetisation a disaster Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has demanded the abolition of the ₹2000 currency notes Naidu claimed he had suggested the use of digital currency claiming it is more costeffective but the Centre could not implement it properly He also accused the c

07-09-2018

With Jet Airways delaying salaries of its pilots and engineers for the second consecutive month amid a severe financial crunch its pilots have warned the management of “noncooperation” The Naresh Goyalled carrier said it has paid salaries on time to 84 of its employees and is committed to honour its

06-09-2018

Speaking about south Kolkatas Majerhat bridge collapse West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee said that stern action will be taken against those responsible for the incident She also pointed out that the bridges were not constructed during the Trinamool Congresss tenure so they should not be the only one to

06-09-2018

The RSS has supported Supreme Courts verdict striking down parts of Section 377 of IPC but called gay sex unnatural The RSS has supported Supreme Courts verdict striking down parts of Section 377 of IPC but called gay sex unnatural Samesex relations and samesex marriages are not natural This is why

06-09-2018

New Delhi As a protest againt the hike  in fuel price The Indian National Congress has declared a Bharath Bandh to be conducted on Monday 10th September The Congress said the people should cooperate with Bharat band  on Monday from 9 am to 3 pm

06-09-2018

In a landmark judgment the fivejudge bench of the Supreme Court unanimously on 6 September partially struck down the Britishera law which criminalised consensual homosexual sex in India Reading out his verdict on scrapping certain parts of Section 377 of IPC that criminalised homosexuality Justice R

06-09-2018

The first state assembly of Telangana has been dissolved nine months before the term of the House expires based on the recommendation of CM K Chandrasekhar Rao and his Cabinet Governor ESL Narasimhan has asked Rao and his Cabinet to continue as a caretaker government till the new government is forme

06-09-2018

New Delhi India’s supreme court has struck down a colonialera law that effectively banned homosexual sex in a landmark ruling for gay rights in the country The court announced the verdict in Delhi on Thursday morning drawing cheers from a crowd of LBGTI Indians and their supporters gathered on a law

06-09-2018

On the first death anniversary of journalist Gauri Lankesh today the new edition of Lankesh Patrike a Kannada weekly tabloid she used to edit was relaunched as Nyaya Patha Narasimha Murthy one of the four says there was no doubt in their minds that they had to continue Lankesh’s legacy despite oppos

05-09-2018

The Supreme Court on Thursday will pronounce the verdict on pleas challenging the validity of Section 377 of Indian Penal Code which criminalises consensual gay sex In July a fivejudge constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra concluded hearing the arguments on the contentious issue aft

05-09-2018

A teenage boy in Uttar Pradeshs Ghaziabad was arrested for allegedly raping a 19yearold girl whom he befriended on Facebook The girl initially told her family she was raped by her tutor but he later told cops she had not attended his classes Meanwhile CCTV footage showed her roaming with the boy who

05-09-2018

Three men were given death penalty by a local court in Himachal Pradeshs Shimla on Wednesday for kidnapping and murdering a fouryearold boy in 2014 Yug Gupta was kidnapped on June 14 2014 from Shimla’s Ram Bazaar locality Two years later the skeleton of the missing boy was found in the water tank of

05-09-2018

Sushant Singh Rajput on Tuesday visited the floodravaged state of Nagaland and met with Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio The actor pledged his support in providing aid to the region and has reportedly donated Rs 125 crore to help in relief efforts Earlier Sushant had also contributed ₹1 crore for flood r

05-09-2018

Jet Airways has taken its crew members off flying duty for investigation after a Londonbound flight on August 25 was about to takeoff without taking permission from Air Traffic Control ATC of the Delhi airport The aircraft was reportedly carrying more than 330 passengers at the time of the incident

05-09-2018

Seventeen women including five minor girls have been rescued by police in Bihar’s East Champaran district from alleged sex and human traffickers who managed an orchestra group The raids were carried out after the police reportedly received information about the presence of two Nepali girls who had g

04-09-2018

President Ram Nath Kovind Tuesday urged the youth not to get carried away by the instantness of technology saying they must continue to work hard without the expectation of immediate reward He added The pursuit of excellence should be the key factor that should dominate the minds of future generatio

04-09-2018

Chief Information Commissioner R K Mathur ordered the list of private persons not linked with security who travelled with the Prime Minister of India at government expenditure should be provided to an appellant Last October Karabi Das approached the ministry seeking information on expenses incurred

04-09-2018

BJP MP Subramanian Swamy has said the 28yearold woman who allegedly shouted fascist BJP government down down onboard a domestic flight could be a member of Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam LTTE A lot of Tamils in Canada are LTTE people and they use this word fascist for the BJP he added Identified a

04-09-2018

The Aligarh Muslim University AMU on Monday hit back at the University Grants Commission UGC over the latters idea to drop the word Muslim from its name saying the proposition is preposterous The name of the university gives us an idea about its history purpose and character and preserving the same

04-09-2018

A Tamil Nadu court has granted bail to a woman who was arrested yesterday for allegedly shouting fascist BJP government down down on a flight in front of BJP state President Tamilisai Soundararajan Soundararajan later filed a complaint and called the 28yearold who is pursuing studies in Canada a ter

04-09-2018

Women belonging to Below Poverty Line BPL families in Rajasthan will soon get free mobile phones under the Bhamashah Yojana the state government has announced CM Vasundhara Raje also announced that the government is planning to launch apps to help the poor get benefits of social schemes easily Furth

04-09-2018

Majerhat bridge in South Kolkata collapsed today following heavy rainfall Nearly 20 people are feared trapped under the debris One minibus a few cars and number of twowheelers were damaged as the bridge collapsed The bridge connects Behala to other parts of Kolkata and runs over the Majerhat railway

04-09-2018

A gold tiffin box weighing two kilogram a cup saucer and spoon studded with rubies diamonds and emeralds were stolen from Nizams Museum in Hyderabad Police suspect the burglar entered the museum through the ventilator and to avoid being caught had bent the CCTV The antiques stolen were reportedly us

04-09-2018

Dr Ram Manohar Lohia Avadh University in Uttar Pradeshs Faizabad has allegedly issued an admit card to a student with Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchans picture on itI had filled up the form with my picture I am worried that my mark sheet might be issued with Amitabh Bachchans picture in it the BEd st

04-09-2018

An MiG 27 fighter jet of the Indian Air Force crashed in Jodhpur on Tuesday morning The incident was reported from Banar’s Devaliya village The pilot managed to eject safely The police and fire brigade team have reached the spot Attempts are on to douse the fire A court of inquiry will investigate t

04-09-2018

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday called on political parties to evolve a consensus on a national code of conduct for MPs and MLAs both inside and outside legislatures In my view political parties must evolve a consensus on the code of conduct for their members both inside the legislature and

03-09-2018

NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar on Monday blamed former RBI Governor Raghuram Rajans policies for declining economic growth rate over the last three years  Rajiv Kumar said that the GDP growth rate was declining for over halfadozen quarters due to the policies of Raghuram Rajan as RBI governor

03-09-2018

Several sadhus have lodged a protest against the sailing of a fivestar cruise ship on river Ganga which was inaugurated by Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath How can nonvegetarian and liquor be served on holy river Ganga Ganga Mahasabha General Secretary Jitendranand Saraswati asked This comes even as

03-09-2018

In a letter to ticket aspirants and workers ahead of Assembly elections Madhya Pradesh Congress Committee has directed them to become active on social media and to get 15000 likes on their Facebook page and 5000 followers on Twitter It also directed them to have a WhatsApp group of boothlevel worker

03-09-2018

A Brazilian man was arrested from the Indira Gandhi International IGI Airport on Thursday for allegedly trying to smuggle 64 capsules of cocaine worth around Rs 31 crore into the country Officials said that the man had swallowed the capsules in order to escape customs checking at the airport The pas

03-09-2018

A 38yearold Navy officer has been arrested in Kottayam on charges of raping a woman police said Sunday The woman’s father had lodged a complaint with the police alleging that the Navy officer raped his daughter after making a false promise to marry her Murali Kumar a chief petty officer of Navy in M

03-09-2018

As many as 93500 aspirants have applied for 62 vacant posts for a messenger in UP Police for which minimum eligibility required is Class 5th Around 50000 graduates 28000 postgraduates and 3700 PhD holders have applied for 62 vacant posts in the telecom department of UP Police However the department

03-09-2018

The forensic science laboratory FSL report of Yunus a key CBI witness in the Unnao rape case who died recently has ruled out poisoning as the cause of his death Last week Yunus family including his wife reached the residence of CM Yogi Adityanath to protest against the redigging of his body Yunus fa

02-09-2018

The Supreme Court has fined the Income Tax Department ₹10 lakh for making misleading statement about the pendency of an appeal and said that the apex court is not a picnic place The court added it was shocking that the department took the matter so casually The Income Tax Department had delayed the

02-09-2018

No human tissue was found by doctors in the plastic bags suspected to be carrying 14 bodies of newborn babies in Kolkata on Sunday Some dry ice is there An examination is on for exact nature of the material said Kolkata Polices SouthWest Divisions Deputy Commissioner Earlier police suspected an abor

02-09-2018

A 20yearold woman and her fiancé were arrested for murdering her exboyfriend in UPs Mathura The woman claimed her exboyfriend had been threatening to post nude pictures of her online to pressure her into continuing their relationship The woman then invited the 23yearold to a hotel where she drugged

02-09-2018

The government has proposed to amend rules under the Income Tax Act to ensure that children of single mothers do not face problems in securing a PAN Permanent Account Number PAN is compulsory for financial transactions like receiving salary and buying gold above specified limits In April IT departme

02-09-2018

Bodies of 14 newborns in a various stages of decomposition were found wrapped in plastic bags in a vacant land in Haridebpur area in southern Kolkata during a cleaning programme on Sunday The bodies wrapped in plastic bags were found on the grassy land on Raja Rammohan Roy Sarani under the Haridebpu

02-09-2018

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath on Saturday said that reciting sacred texts like Hanuman Chalisa and Bajrang Balis aarti will stop monkeys from causing harm to people He was responding to Mathura residents complaints of monkeys attacking them Adityanath also shared an instance where a monkey came a

01-09-2018

As a consequence of the continuous rainfall and landslides in various parts of Uttarakhand a 100metre long and 50metre deep lake has been formed near the Tehri GarhwalDehradun border forcing the people living in nearby houses to vacate the area on the instructions of the authorities Soon after the d

01-09-2018

India will help Nepal construct a rail link between capital Kathmandu and an Indian border town for smoother movement of passengers and cargo to the landlocked Himalayan nation which neighbouring China is also trying to woo with a similar plan An agreement to study the feasibility of a rail line lin

01-09-2018

Rajasthan BJP leader Badri Narayan Meenas son Bharat Bhushan Meena was arrested after his car ran over four sleeping labourers in Jaipur on Thursday killing two of them Police said 35yearold Bharat Bhushan Meena the son of Karaudi BJP farmer cell head Badri Meena was found to be in an inebriated con

01-09-2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched the India Post Payments Bank which will go live with 650 branches and 3250 access points Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said loan defaulters will not be spared and the government was working speedily towards recovery of bad loans The government a

01-09-2018

A video showing soldiers from India Pakistan and Russia dancing to Punjabi songs has gone viral The video was taken when India hosted a cultural event during the multinational antiterror drills organised by Shanghai Cooperation Organisation in Russia This was the first time that troops from India an

01-09-2018

A gurdwara priest and his wife were apprehended on Saturday for allegedly disrespecting holy scriptures in Punjab’s Ferozepur The couple has been accused of using torn pages of holy scriptures to wrap the tiffin of their two schoolgoing children  According to police the priest’s wife used the pages

01-09-2018

Two boys who broke into their favourite biryani joint in Delhis Sarita Vihar in order to rob the cash counter decided to eat all the biryani they could find when they laid eyes on an empty cash counter and stole a laptop instead Police said the duo had intended to steal money from the cash counter b

01-09-2018

In order to marry another man a married woman in Uttar Pradeshs Faizabad faked her own death After an FIR was lodged alleging that her inlaws killed her for dowry a woman from Uttar Pradeshs Barabanki district was found alive and married to another man in Delhi The police were able to arrest her aft

01-09-2018

As many as 36 Hindu migrants from Pakistan were awarded Indian citizenship in the presence of District Collector Siddharth Mahajan in Jaipur on Thursday 72 Pakistani migrants were granted Indian citizenship earlier and as of now 60 cases are pending as the report from the Intelligence Bureau is yet

31-08-2018

The Maharashtra Police said on Friday there were clear links between the five arrested activists and Naxals When we were confident that clear links have been established then only we moved to take action against these people in different cities Evidence clearly establishes their roles with Maoists A

31-08-2018

Authorities have decided to install automatic rail track fracture detection system across the 508 km bullet train project connecting Mumbai and Ahmedabad to prevent accidents The bullet trains will be laced with advanced fire detection system and antiderailment measures while protecting the structur

31-08-2018

Police in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday stopped a man from selling his oneyearold son to arrange money for treatment of his pregnant wife They even pooled in money and donated blood for the woman Arvind Kumar a dailywage worker from Saurikh in Kannauj district had admitted his pregnant wife to the dist

31-08-2018

Terrorists have kidnapped family members of five police personnel in Kashmir after raiding their houses on Thursday The abductions were carried out after the terrorists raided houses of many policemen in the Kashmir Valley Police have launched a massive search operation to trace them Nine of the ten

31-08-2018

Mumbais Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport was renamed as Chhatrapati Shivaji ‘Maharaj’ International Airport on Thursday Congratulations to the people of Maharashtra the long pending demand is now fulfilled said Suresh Prabhu Minister of Civil Aviation The request was initially made by BJP M

31-08-2018

Banks will largely remain open in the first week of September and there will be no impact on the functioning of ATMs contrary to social media buzz that claimed banks across India will be closed for six days during the week The clarification was made by Ashwani Rana VP of National Organization of Ba

31-08-2018

The Uttarakhand high court on Thursday banned fatwas in the state stepping in after a media report that a panchayat in Haridwar district had asked a 15yearold rape victim and her family to leave their village The court slammed the panchayat for having the audacity to extern the family instead of sym

31-08-2018

Former Andhra Pradesh CM NTR Raos son Nandamuri Harikrishna wasnt wearing a seat belt before the accident on Wednesday Nalagonda police said Had he used a seat beltthe impact wouldve been less and he couldve survived police said adding the actorpolitician was thrown out of the car on the other side

30-08-2018

Syed Shakeel Yousuf the son of Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin was arrested by National Investigation Agency NIA in Srinagar on Thursday in connection with a 2011 terror funding case Shakeel who works as a lab technician at the ShereKashmir Institute of Medical Sciences Soura is the second s

30-08-2018

A passenger bitten by a rat while travelling on a train was on Wednesday awarded a compensation of Rs 25000 by a consumer forum which also directed the railways to pay additional Rs 2000 towards medical expenses District Consumer Forum president R V Dheenadayalan and member S Rajalakshmi awarded the

30-08-2018

A Buddhist monk was detained on Wednesday in Bihars Bodh Gaya for allegedly sexually abusing 15 boys from Assam studying at a schoolcummeditation centre run by him Superintendent of Police City Gaya Anil Kumar said the monk was being interrogated by Town Deputy SP Rajkumar ShahThe monk ran an instit

30-08-2018

Chennai The second bench of the Madras High Court has directed the authorities concerned to provide a separate lane for VIPs including sitting judges of the High Court to pass through the toll plazas in the country without any hindrance Any violation of this directive will be viewed seriously and sh

30-08-2018

The Delhi consumer commission has asked a private hospital here to pay Rs 25 lakh as compensation to the family of a man who died there during treatment due to deficient service The Delhi State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission has asked the Jaipur Golden Hospital to pay Rs 24 lakh as compensat

30-08-2018

Four policemen were martyred during a terrorist attack in Kashmirs Shopian district on Wednesday The attack took place close to the fruit mandi at Bongam in south Kashmir’s Shopian district The incident happened hours after security forces killed two Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists in Anantnag They wer

30-08-2018

Jalandhar Police arrested Chandigarhs first woman cab driver Navdeep Kaur accused of carjacking and kidnapping along with two others on Monday Kaur who goes by the alias Deep is famously known as first woman cabbie in Chandigarh Her husband Gurwinder Singh has already been serving a jail term in Cha

30-08-2018

A teacher at a school in Gujarat allegedly cut off rakhis tied on students wrists a day after Rakshabandhan The Gujarat government has sought explanation from a school in Gandhinagar following allegations that one of its teachers forcibly removed rakhis tied on the wrists of students Some parents ha

30-08-2018

A 10yearold girl was allegedly molested by her elder brother after he forced her to drink liquor at their house in Carterpuri village in Palam Vihar on Monday police said on Tuesday The 22yearold man was arrested on Tuesday morning when he came to the house to collect his belongings after fleeing th

29-08-2018

The Supreme Court today heard a plea challenging the arrest of five activists who were rounded up for alleged Maoists links from different parts of the country on Tuesday Maharashtra Police had arrested five leftwing activists Sudha Bhardwaj Varavara Rao Gautam Navlakha Vernon Gonsalves and Arun Fe

29-08-2018

New Delhi The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Tuesday asked the states to ban Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems ENDS including ecigarettes vape esheesha ehookah etc in a bid to protect children adolescents and women of reproductive age from several health risks Children and nonsmokers us

29-08-2018

Banks have received 993 of the ₹500 and ₹1000 notes invalidated after PM Narendra Modi governments demonetisation move in November 2016 the Reserve Bank of India RBI said in its annual report for 201718 An amount of Rs 107 billion has not yet been received by the RBI after the cash ban the report sa

29-08-2018

An FIR has been lodged after 30 children from Jharkhand went missing from a shelter home in Punjabs Ludhiana district police said on Tuesday The complaint filed before the antihuman trafficking unit AHTU of the Chaibasa police also accused the Ludhianabased Paskin Mary Cross Child Shelter Home of co

29-08-2018

The Union Cabinet today approved the release of an additional instalment of dearness allowance DA for central government employees and dearness relief to pensioners with effect from 1 July 2018 The DA hike will benefit about 4841 lakh central government employees and 62 lakh pensioners The decision

29-08-2018

PM Narendra Modi has said that everybody should train themselves not to spread dirt through social media In a video interaction with Bharatiya Janata Party workers and volunteers from Varanasi his Lok Sabha constituency Modi said everybody should train themselves to never use social media platforms

29-08-2018

The process for selecting three astronauts for India’s first manned space flight will begin at the earliest to give them enough time to train for the 2022 mission which is slated to cost less than ₹10000 crore ISRO Chairman K Sivan on Tuesday said the three astronauts chosen for Indias first manned

29-08-2018

Nandamuri Harikrishna actorpolitician and son of former Andhra Pradesh CM NT Rama Raoalso the father of popular Telugu film actor Jr NTR  passed away on Wednesday morning after he met with an accident on the Annaparthi road near Narketpally in Telanganas Nalgonda district He was 61  Reportedly the T

29-08-2018

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has said roughly 6000 railway stations will be WiFienabled in the next six to eight months The minister also stressed on the need for highspeed Internet connectivity in the remotest parts of the country “We believe that if we have to leverage digital technology the basi

29-08-2018

Congress President Rahul Gandhi who is on a twoday visit to floodhit Kerala let an air ambulance take off before his own helicopter at a helipad in Chengannur on Tuesday Pictures also showed Gandhi walking towards the ambulance to check on the patient He then proceeded back to his helicopter and wai

28-08-2018

A video of rainwater gushing through the ceiling of Guwahatis international airport has gone viral The video shows rainwater pouring from the light sockets in the newlyexpanded baggage screening area of Assams only international airport While passengers complained about getting drenched the airport

28-08-2018

Two members of a gang involved in drawing blood out of youngsters after sedating them were caught redhanded by Basti police on Monday The police had laid out a trap based on a tipoff and caught the culprits when they were extracting blood from a child after luring him into a clinic by offering him a

28-08-2018

The Tripura government has issued a dress code barring government officials from wearing jeans cargo pants and sunglasses It has instructed them against using mobile phones during meetings In a memo it also directed magistrates and top district officials to ensure that the dress code is followed at

28-08-2018

The government on Monday announced that industries including real estate power and agriculture will be able to legally fly drones in the country for commercial purposes from December 1 Initially drones will be allowed only along visual lineofsight during daytime with a maximum altitude of 400 feet T

28-08-2018

Two Supreme Court judges — Kurian Joseph and KM Joseph — took to the stage and sang songs in Hindi English and Malayalam at a fundraising event for Kerala flood victims Monday evening The function comes days after Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra announced that all the judges of the apex court don

28-08-2018

Nearly 37 years after an Air India plane was hijacked and commandeered to Pakistan a Delhi court on Monday acquitted two of the accused in the case who were charged with waging war against the country The court said that the prosecution had miserably failed to prove its case against them beyond reas

27-08-2018

Heavy to very heavy rains are expected in over a dozen states including Madhya Pradesh Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra besides eastern coast in the next two days Heavy rains are expected over isolated places in Uttarakhand Rajasthan Jharkhand Assam and other Northeastern states the National Disaster M

27-08-2018

At least 12 persons were injured after clashes broke out between protestors and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir as many parts of the valley observed a spontaneous shutdown following rumours about scrapping of Article 35A Meanwhile a threejudge bench comprising of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and J

27-08-2018

Suspended Gorakhpur BRD Medical College Hospital Doctor Kafeel Khan on Monday accused Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath of doing politics in infant death case Reacting to Adityanaths remark Khan said he is doing politics and trying to mislead people on the issueWhat CM has said is incorre

27-08-2018

Former Prime Minister Manmohan wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi raising concern over what he termed as an governments’s ‘agenda’ to ‘change the nature and character’ of Nehru Memorial Museum and Library NMML and the Teen Murti complex The former PM in his letter has asserted that the h

27-08-2018

One died and many trapped as a building collapsed in Ahmedabad The incident happened in the Aadav section of Ahmedabad Many people are trapped in the ruins of the building Four people were rescued There are about ten people who are trapped Following a warning that the building could be broken at any

27-08-2018

A special SIT court in Ahmedabad today convicted two of the five accused to the life sentence in the train burning at Godhra in 2002 The court also acquitted three others in the case  These persons were accused of burning the S6 coach in 2002 at Godhra Six persons were absconding when the special co

27-08-2018

At least seven people are feared trapped under debris after two blocks of a fourstorey government colony building for the economically weaker section collapsed in Ahmedabad on Sunday nightOfficials said the building was declared unsafe a day ago and 150 occupants were evacuated Mayor Bijal Patel tol

27-08-2018

Former UN SecretaryGeneral and Noble Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan will be laid to rest in his home country Ghana on September 13 The President said Annan will be given a full state burial that “befits his status as a global icon diplomat and statesmanAnnan will be buried at the Burma Camp militar

26-08-2018

The Central Bureau of Investigation CBI on Sunday said it has established links between the murders of Punebased rationalist Narendra Dabholkar and Bengalurubased journalist Gauri Lankesh It also asked for extension of police custody of one of the prime suspects Sachin Andure The agency has recovere

26-08-2018

Four terrorists were arrested this morning after a brief gunfight with security forces in the upper reaches Jammu and Kashmirs Kupwaradistricts Handwara while they trying to cross across the Line of Control or LoC A team of the army and the state police surrounded a group of newly recruited terroris

26-08-2018

Reliance Naval and Engineering on Saturday said that Anil Ambani has resigned as the companys director with immediate effect Ambani resigned in compliance with Companies Act 2013 prescribing the limit on directorships to only 10 public companies the company said Reliance Naval and Engineering operat

26-08-2018

A complaint was filed against Congress president Rahul Gandhi in a court  seeking registration of a defamation case against him for allegedly tarnishing and lowering the image of the countryThe complaint was filed by advocate Sudhir Kumar Ojha in the court of Chief Judicial Magistrate Hari Prasad wh

26-08-2018

A day after Karnataka Tourism Minister Sa Ra Mahesh had a spat with Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman the BJPled government at the Centre accused him of lowering the dignity of the Rajya Sabha The Ministry of Defence issued a statement in New Delhi stating that Maheshs remarks had showed utter lac

26-08-2018

Women seeking to end early pregnancies in England soon will be allowed to take an abortion pill at home under a new government plan set to take effect by the end of the year Currently women undergoing medical abortions up to the 10th week of a pregnancy must take two pills at a clinic 24 to 48 hours

25-08-2018

The Defence Ministry on Saturday approved procurement worth nearly Rs 46000 crore including the purchase of 24 multirole helicopters for the Navy and manufacturing of 111 naval utility helicopters in India through a Strategic Partnership route The Defence Acquisition Council headed by Defence Minist

25-08-2018

Air India on Friday clarified that a letter pretending to be an official letter announcing the permanent shutdown of the airline from October 1 2018 is absolutely fake The fake letter claimed the board of directors unanimously called for the airlines shutdown due to poor profit margins Employees are

25-08-2018

A car carrying BJP MP GVL Narasimha Rao hit two women in Andhra Pradeshs Guntur on Friday killing one on the spot “I was sleeping on a back seat when the incident happened I was at the spot for 45 minutes until police came injured woman was taken to hospital a vehicle arrived to take the deceased l

25-08-2018

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman got into a heated exchange of words with Karnataka Minister Sa Ra Mahesh when the former was on her visit to Karnatakas floodhit Kodagu district on Friday to review the armys relief operations Nirmala Sitharaman lost her cool at a press conference and blasted Karn

25-08-2018

The first Humboldt Penguin chick in the country which hatched in the Veermata Jijabai Bhosale Udyan Zoo also called the Byculla Zoo in Mumbai on August 15 has died The Humboldt Penguin chick died on August 22 night due to anomalies associated with newborn penguins The zoo has four female penguins an

25-08-2018

Former President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday launched Neta App a technology platform that allows voters to rate their political representatives The app’s makers say it would help “fostering political accountability by being an early indicator of how a leader’s performance is being perceived by the vo

25-08-2018

The government of India has reportedly withdrawn the security clearance for English news channel Al Jazeera The television channel will be required to stop broadcasting in the country without the license reported The Economic Times Sources reportedly told the newspaper that the decision to cancel th

24-08-2018

A consumer redressal commission in Delhi has directed a private hospital and doctor to give ₹20lakh compensation to a patient who lost four fingers on his right hand after being given the wrong injection 17 years ago Delhi’s Vimhans Hospital and a doctor associated with it have been ordered to pay R

24-08-2018

The Jharkhand High Court has ordered fodder scam convict and RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav to surrender by August 30 and rejected his plea for a threemonth extension on medical grounds On August 10 the court had extended Yadavs bail till August 20 He is currently admitted at the Asian Heart Institute

24-08-2018

A selfstyled godman known as Kissing Baba has been arrested in Assam for allegedly sexually exploiting female devotees The accused claims that he has acquired supernatural powers from Lord Vishnu to solve physical and psychological problems of women through his chamatkari chumban miraculous smooch p

24-08-2018

Passengers travelling in Delhis DTC and cluster buses can now use their metro cards to pay bus fares after the service was launched on Friday The launch of the epaying services through a “common mobility card” comes after a fivemonth delay It had been announced by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in J

24-08-2018

The Akhil Bharatiya Hindu Mahasabha’s official website was hacked purportedly by Team Kerala Cyber Warriors on Friday  The landing page of the website httpwwwabhmorgin displayed a recipe to make “Kerala Spicy Nadan Beef Curry” The website hacking was apparently in response to ABHM chief Swami Chakra

24-08-2018

New Delhi The water level will be kept 2 to 3 feet below the permissible limit at the Mullaperiyar dam the Supreme Court has said The current water level is at 139998 feet Responding to the Kerala governments affidavit Tamil Nadu said that this is a clever device to get out of the SC judgment which

24-08-2018

According to Reports WhatsApp turned down Indias demand for a solution to track the origin of messages on its platform It has said building traceability will undermine endtoend encryption and affect the protection of user privacy The Facebookowned firm said the messaging platform was used for all ki

24-08-2018

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman visited Kushalnagar in Kodagu district and headed towards Madikeri to assess the damage caused by floods She assured the people of Indian Armys help in rebuilding the devastated regions roadsI can assure you that the task force of the Indian Armys Border Roads Org

24-08-2018

After announcing that all 8000 candidates who had appeared for an examination for the post of accountant in the Goa government had failed  the Accounts department would ask for a reevaluation of the answer papers Goas director of accounts Prakash Pereira in a notification issued on August 21 had sai

24-08-2018

Following an alert for heavy rain The Himachal Pradesh government has ordered all educational institutions in Kangra district to remain closed The India Meteorological Department has predicted heavy rainfall at isolated places in Himachal Pradesh on Friday Last week at least 19 people were killed fo

24-08-2018

Putting an end to speculations surrounding simultaneous polls Chief Election Commissioner O P Rawat  emphatically ruled out the possibility of holding simultaneous elections to the state assemblies along with the Lok Sabha polls anytime soon There has been some speculation in the recent weeks that A

24-08-2018

Rahul Gandhi accused the Modi government of taking away protection from minorities and hitting the informal economy through demonetisation and GST causing anger which is leading to lynching incidents In his  address in Hamburg he traced the creation of Islamic State to warn against a similar situati

24-08-2018

With the Central government not keen on accepting foreign aid for the floodravaged Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has specifically pointed out the case of the United Arab Emirates saying the Gulf country cannot be considered as “any other nation” Vijayan said while referring to Rs 700 crore

23-08-2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said he dreams of every family having a home of its own by 2022 when the nation will celebrate 75 years of independence He was addressing a gathering at Jujwa village in Gujarat’s Valsad town after interacting with the beneficiaries of the housing scheme The

23-08-2018

As many as nine coaches of Bihar Sampark Kranti Express which runs between Darbhanga and New Delhi have been painted with Mithila art a traditional art form of Bihar Madhubani art is popular all over the world and now Indian Railways is using the art form to adorn nine coaches of the 12565 Bihar Sam

23-08-2018

Mumbai Police on Wednesday arrested Abdul Razak Ismail Supariwala builder of Crystal Tower in Mumbais Parel in connection with the fire at the residential tower which claimed four lives A case of culpable homicide among others has been registered against him The fire broke out on the 12th floor of t

23-08-2018

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley  returned to his office after a threemonth gap during which he underwent a kidney transplant surgery The 65yearold Union Minister attired in formal trousers and wearing a characteristic smile on his face headed directly to his office which wore a new look after a fresh

23-08-2018

Veteran journalist Kuldip Nayar passed away in New Delhi on Wednesday night at the age of 95 Nayar died around 1230 am at the Escorts hospital his elder son Sudhir Nayar said He was suffering from pneumonia and was admitted to the hospital five days back The veteran journalist a proponent of IndiaPa

23-08-2018

The US space agency Nasa on Tuesday released satellite measurements of Kerala rainfall to demonstrate how crucial was the role of Western Ghats in triggering heavy rainfall over south Karnataka and Kerala that displaced nearly 800000 people Although the extreme Himalayan topography is much more well

23-08-2018

The Ministry of Civil Aviation released the draft UDAN International scheme on Tuesday evening As per the draft the scheme provides for a subsidy to selected airlines for the unsold seats from the number of seats as a bid by the airline to make operations viable There is no cap on airfare as in the

23-08-2018

A college student in West Bengal’s Jalpaiguri filed a complaint with the police on Wednesday about an unknown caller who allegedly tried to incite her into participating in ‘Momo Game’ challenge a new virtual suicide game The girl said she had posted on social media that she wished to take her own l

23-08-2018

The Indian government has asked its missions abroad to decline offers of foreign aid for flood relief operations in Kerala India through emails has instructed all its missions abroad to decline offers of aid from foreign governments for the state of Kerala The External Affairs Ministry wrote to Indi

22-08-2018

The fire that ripped through Crystal Towers in Mumbais Parel could have claimed many more lives had it not been for the heroics of Zen Sadavarte The young girl all of 10 used the learnings from her disaster management lessons to offer useful advice and rescue the residents of the building Four perso

22-08-2018

Around 8000 candidates who appeared for an examination for the post of accountant conducted by Goa governments Directorate of Accounts have failed to clear it About 11000 candidates had applied for the 80 posts but only around 8000 appeared for the exam held in January Only candidates who possessed

22-08-2018

Mumbai Four people have died  as a fire broke out at Crystal Tower residential apartment in Mumbais Parel on Wednesday morning The fire broke out on the 12th floor of Crystal Tower near Hindmata Cinema which gradually spread to the 13th 14th and 15th floors Initially 10 firefighting engines were pre

22-08-2018

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan confirmed that a total of 13 individuals have been sentenced to death in connection with the raping of minor girls in the state Madhya Pradesh was the first state to promulgate a law to award death penalty to individuals accused in rape of minor gi

22-08-2018

Threeyearold P Sanjana from Chennai shot 1111 arrows in threeandahalf hours in a bid to set a Guinness World Record Sanjana shot the arrows on a target eight metres away and took fiveminutelong breaks after every hour Official observers from the South Asia Archery Association SAAA documented the fea

21-08-2018

A 25yearold man who was allegedly posing as a doctor at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences AIIMS here was arrested on Monday police said Ashish Tripathi a resident of Ghaziabad was found roaming inside one of the wards of the hospital wearing a white coat they added Upon police interrogatio

21-08-2018

Activists in Mumbai  are in touch with volunteers in Kerala to help rescue animls stranded in the floods and even set up a call centre Activist Anand Siva said more than 500 animals in distress  including dogs cats cows and snakes were attended to in the past few days Siva said the call centre numbe

21-08-2018

Chennai The Tamil Nadu government has issued a directive asking all government and private colleges to ban students from using mobile phones on premises Centrerun institutes like IIT Madras have been exempted from the ban stating their students know how to use mobiles reasonably This comes after com

20-08-2018

Tharoor who has been facing trial on charges of abetment of suicide and committing cruelty in Sunanda Pushkar case had sought permission from Patiala Court to allow him to visit  the family of former UN SecretaryGeneral Kofi Annan who passed away recently Now The Delhi court on Monday granted permis

20-08-2018

A soldier who claimed in a viral video that the Kerala CM is not letting the Army help in the flood ravaged state is fake The Indian Army clarified that there is an imposter wearing an Army combat uniform and is spreading disinformation The ADG PIIndian Army was quick to react and bust the news as f

20-08-2018

Over three lakh people are living in relief camps as Kerala battles the worst flooding in a century As water levels recede the task now is to rebuild the state and the government is now seeking help from people not for relief material but for their skills There will be no electricity in homes carpen

20-08-2018

Jharkhand Eleven people were arrested for allegedly raping two minor girls in the Lohardaga district of Jharkhand The accused all aged between 18 and 28 years had raped the girls on August 16 when they were going to the Hirhi Harra Toli area along with their neighbour They were travelling on a motor

20-08-2018

New Delhi A 62yearold lady don was arrested for allegedly running several crime syndicates for nearly two decades in Delhis Sangam Vihar the police said on Saturday Police said a total of 113 cases including murder contract killing extortion kidnapping for ransom bootlegging and robbery are register

19-08-2018

The Maharashtra government has announced an immediate aid of ₹20 crore for floodhit Kerala The announcement comes after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced ₹500 crore relief fund for the state after a meeting with CM Pinarayi Vijayan on Saturday It has also prepared to send 25000 packets of assor

19-08-2018

Delhi All AAP MPs MLAs and ministers will donate their onemonth salary for the relief work in floodravaged Kerala Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said today and also urged the city government employees to contribute at least oneday salary for the cause The Chief Minister who yesterday announced

18-08-2018

A Nigerian national and his Indian girlfriend have been arrested for allegedly duping people on the pretext of providing them jobs abroad police said today Imasaun Henry Omorogby and his girlfriend Sheela Dey have been running a scam using fake bank accounts and data from various websites to lure pe

18-08-2018

New Delhi The Congress on Saturday demanded that the floods in Kerala be declared a national disaster Taking to twitter Congress President Rahul Gandhi wrote Dear PM Please declare Kerala floods a National Disaster without any delay The lives livelihood and future of millions of our people is at sta

18-08-2018

Speaking about the accommodation facilities at the Asian Games Village in Indonesia an athlete from the Indian contingent said Rooms are on the smaller side It has three beds each and a single bathroom Athletes including Indians have given a thumbs up to the variety of food on offer at the Asian Gam

18-08-2018

New delhi The Supreme Court today said it would hear in October a plea by one of the convicts in former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi assassination case regarding the status of probe by the CBIled Multi Disciplinary Monitoring Agency MDMA into conspiracy behind the murder The MDMA set up in 1998 has b

17-08-2018

Two people were arrested after a 50yearold NRI businessman died of cardiac arrest following an assault in the posh DLF 2 township in Gurgaon police said Friday Somou Balaya was assaulted by a private security guard Pradeep Singh 46 and his employer Manik Khosla 26 after an argument over directions B

17-08-2018

Thousands of people paid  homage to India’s former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee as his body was  taken to his Hindu nationalist party’s headquarters before cremation on the banks of the Yamuna River Many paid tribute to the threetime prime minister in his home in the morningPrime Minister Nar

17-08-2018

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has condoled former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayees death and praised his vision for famously characterising USIndia ties as a natural partnership of shared endeavours Recounting the former Prime Ministers many contributions the US statement said He championed

17-08-2018

The railways said the Railway Recruitment Board exams scheduled for Friday for the post of assistant loco pilots and technicians will go ahead as per schedule We are announcing that tomorrows RRB exam will be conducted in all the three shifts as per schedule This is being done through the RRB websit

17-08-2018

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation DGCA has advised airlines to operate relief flights to flood affected Kerala and not to overprice air tickets It also informed carriers to reschedule their flights to and from Cochin to Trivandrum and Calicut reports said Operations at Cochin airport have be

16-08-2018

New Delhi The Supreme Court has said that the Disaster Management Committee will sit with the National Crisis Management tomorrow to bring down the water level in the Mullaperiyar dam The court said that both Kerala and Tamil Nadu will cooperate with the committee to give displaced people adequate s

16-08-2018

A flood alert has been issued at Salem Erode Namakkal Karur and the Cauvery delta districts due to heavy inflow into Mettur and Bhavani Sagar dams in Mettur and Bhavani respectively even as heavy rain continued to lash Tirunelveli and Kanniyakumari districts early on Thursday With rains pounding the

16-08-2018

Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and BJP stalwart passed away at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in the national capital on Thursday  He was 93 It is with profound grief that we inform about the sad demise of Former Prime Minister of India Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee at 0505 pm

16-08-2018

A teenage girl was allegedly dragged into a jungle and gangraped by four miscreants in West Singhbhum district Jharkhand on Wednesday Two sisters along with two friends were walking towards ChaibasaHatgamariah main road when four miscreants intercepted them near Talaburu railway crossing yesterday e

16-08-2018

The Uttar Pradesh government has approached the Centre for its approval to rename Bareilly airport to Nath Nagri which is believed to be an ancient name of the city which had worshippers of Lord Shiva It has also proposed renaming Kanpurs Chakeri airport after freedom fighter Ganesh Shankar Vidyarth

16-08-2018

Akhil Bharatiya Hindu Mahasabha on Wednesday set up the first Hindu court which will function on the lines of Shariat courts The court was set up as the government didnt take action against the establishment of Shariat courts the group claimed The court will deal with issues related to harassment of

16-08-2018

New Delhi Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee in New Delhis All India Institute for Medical Sciences AIIMS on Wednesday The AIIMS held a press conference on Wednesday 13 June and announced that former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee is responding positively to the

15-08-2018

The national flag dropped during a flaghoisting ceremony led by BJP President Amit Shah at the BJP head office in Delhi on Wednesday Amit Shah found himself in an embarrassing situation as while hoisting the flag when he pulled the rope the flag dropped on the ground by mistake The mistake was corre

15-08-2018

Two persons including a temple priest were allegedly beaten to death by unknown assailants when they were sleeping on the terrace of a Shiv temple in Uttar Pradeshs Aligarh The incident has left one saint sadhu injured The deceased priest have been identified as 60yearold Kalidas Yadav and 50yearold

15-08-2018

An officiating postmaster in a village of the Bhadrak district of Odisha was suspended Tuesday after finding around 6000 letters and packages with some dating back to 2004 were lying undelivered in the post office Postal delivery agent postman Jagannath Puhan who was officiated as branch postmaster

15-08-2018

Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra in his address on Independence Day made references to the criticism he faced from senior judges earlier this year  He said “To criticise attack and destroy a system is quite easy What is difficult and challenging is to transform it into a performing one For this on

15-08-2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that the worlds largest governmentfunded healthcare programme Ayushman Bharat will be rolled out on September 25 on the birth anniversary of Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay The ambitious scheme aims to provide a coverage of Rs 5 lakh per family annually for over 10

15-08-2018

A businessman was arrested at Delhis IGI Airport on Thursday after he screamed bomb at a boarding gate and threatened to crash a plane  According to CISF officers the man was identified as Amar Chaudhary a businessman who sells electronic goods He had arrived at the Delhi airport to board an Air Ind

15-08-2018

The halfburnt body of a 50yearold French tourist has been found in Tamil Nadus Avikkottai village The killing came to light on Sunday after the halfburnt body of M Pierre Boutier wrapped in a gunny bag was found in an irrigation channel Police arrested 29year old Thirumurugan a resident of Avikkotta

14-08-2018

Chhattisgarh Governor Balram Das Tandon passed away at the age of 90 after suffering a cardiac arrest on Tuesday Tandon was admitted to a hospital in Raipur after he suffered a cardiac arrest earlier in the day He was appointed as the governor of the state on 14 July 2014Tandon has served as cabinet

14-08-2018

In an interview released by Madame Tussauds P M Narendra Modi had requested that Mahatma Gandhis wax figure be the first statue at the Delhi museum and not his The request was made after Narendra Modi was informed that his was the first wax figure to be included in the museum that opened doors to th

14-08-2018

The body of former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee who passed away aged 89 on Monday will be donated to the SSKM Hospital in Kolkata for medical research Chatterjee had pledged to donate his body to the hospital in 2002 Chatterjees body was taken from the hospital to the Calcutta High Court whe

14-08-2018

NewDelhi A CCTV grab of a man who is suspected to have opened fire at JNU student activist Umar Khalid on Monday has surfaced online The CCTV footage recovered by the police shows the suspect fleeing from the spot  Police have recovered CCTV footage which shows the attacker fleeing from the spot Uma

14-08-2018

New Delhi The Centre has denied accusations that a Chinese company has been given a contract to print Indian currency The Ministry of Finance in a statement said Reports about any Chinese currency printing corporation getting any orders for printing Indian currency notes are totally baseless Subash

14-08-2018

The Supreme Court on Monday accepted a proposal seeking to issue hologrambased coloured stickers for vehicles in Delhi based on the fuel used The MoRTH told a bench headed by justice M B Lokur that hologrambased sticker of lightblue colour will be used for petrol and CNG run vehicles while similar s

13-08-2018

An unidentified man opened fire at JNU student activist Umar Khalid outside Constitution Club of India in New Delhi where he had gone to attend an event As per Khalid and his friends two men approached them and one of them had a pistol They alleged that two shots were fired at Khalid however the JNU

13-08-2018

ISRO has announced its plans to launch incubators across India to support startups working on building newer solutions in rocketry communication satellites and applications based on remote sensing data The idea is to help space startups as well as exploit them commercially to create a strong space e

13-08-2018

A  40yearold man has been arrested for allegedly burning a copy of the Constitution of India in protest against the amendments in the SCST Act The accused had also shouted slogans against Dalit icon BR Ambedkar who is known as the Father of the Constitution The Complaint filed by Akhil Bhartiya Bhee

13-08-2018

Chennai The Madras High Court dismissed all petitions against the burial of former CM and DMK Chief Karunanidhi at the Marina Beach and ruled in favour of the DMK Earlier the ruling AIDMK head refused to allot the land citing legal complications The DMK had requested burial space next to Karunanidhi

08-08-2018

Chennai President Kovind on Sunday visited ailing DMK president M Karunanidhi at the Hospital and enquired about his healthAt the hospital the President Briefly interacted with Karunanidhis son and DMK working president M K Stalin and DMK MP KanimozhiThe President who arrived here from Hyderabad dro

05-08-2018

Two days after former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Kalaignar M Karunanidhi was rushed to hospital for emergency medical treatment a photograph of the ailing leader has been released The photo tweeted by those managing the official Twitter account of Karunanidhi shows Vice President Venkaiah Naidu payin

29-07-2018

Chennai A lion cub Tamil nadus Vabdalur Zoo was named Jaya after late chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Jayalalitha Chief minister Edappadi Palaniswami named the lion club after the late AIADMK supremo as she was always known as a lioness a lady with the iron firstE Palaniswami has named another male cu

26-07-2018

Continuing its flurry of arrests the special investigation team SIT probing the murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh picked up 50 years old Rajesh Bangera from Madikeri in Kodagu district Bangera was produced before a magistrate on Tuesday and has been remanded in police custody till August 6This is t

26-07-2018

Two lakshareTaiba terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces in kashmirs anantang following an intelligence input about their presence inside a house the police has said The police said this was a difficult operation as it was in a crowded locality All civilians were evacuated and t

26-07-2018

The Bihar government will now grant facility of reservation in promotion to the scheduled castesScheduled Tribes personnel in its servicesThe decision has been taken following an advice received from the  Union Personnel and Training Department in the ligt of the order passed by the Supreme Court on

22-07-2018

The ATM operations industry on Fridays said an investment of Rs 100 crore will be needed to recalibrate 24 lakh ATM across the country to make them ready for dispensing new Rs100 notes Over 12 months of time will be needed for recalibration said Hitachi Payment Services Managing Director RBI on Thur

21-07-2018

Lucknow As per the last wish of noted poet and lyricist Gopal Das Neeraj his body will be donated to the students of the Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College in Aligarh Muslim University instead of cremationNeeraj had a breathed his last at AIIMS in New Delhi on Thursday at the age of 94 As per the fami

21-07-2018

Uttarakashi A team of mountaineers found the wreckage of an AN12 aircraft of the Indian Air Force crashed in 1968 and body of one the 102 soldiers on board at Dhaka glacier in Himachal Pradesh The plane crashed in the lahaul valley of Himachal Pradesh while flying from Chandigarh to Leh on February

21-07-2018

Indian womens T20I captain Harmanpreet Kaur has come down hard at the criticism she is facing for allegedly producing a fake graduation degree that earned her a job of a Deputy Superintendent in Punjab PoliceAccording to report Punjab Police who had given Kaur the rank of a Deputy Superintendent aft

14-07-2018

New Delhi The supreme court maintained that no tax will be levied on the Delhi Noida Direct DND flyway for now The court was hearing a plea filed by the Noida Toll Bridge Company Limited NTBCL against an Allahabad High Court orderAllahabad High Court had on October 26 2016 ordered that no toll would

14-07-2018

A video showing waterlogging and leakage inside the Delhi Secretariat has emerged after heavy rain was reported in the area In the video several parts of the ceiling can be seen leaking heavily while water covers the floor of the room Meanwhile the meteorological department has predicted heavy rainf

13-07-2018

A19 year old student died during a mock drill conducted by the National Disaster management authority in a coimbatore college on thursday police said A video of the insident shows the girl N Logeswari standing on the ledge on the second floor of the college building and being assisted by NDMA traine

13-07-2018

Panchkula Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said that if anyone dares to point fingers at women their fingers will be chopped offKutta further said that people accused of rape and molestation in Haryana will not be allowed to avail benefits from state schemesIf anyone dares to point fingers

13-07-2018

The Archaeological Survey of India ASI has issued orders to allow photography within the premises of centrally protected monuments hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi questioned the logic behind the existing restrictions at an eventPhotography will be allowed in all of the monuments and archaeo

13-07-2018

New Delhi To discourage the practice of dowry and ward off false cases registered under the dowry prohibition laws the Supreme Court has recommended the central government to make it mandatory for families to submit wedding expenditure to the concerned marriage officer The Apex court issued a notice

12-07-2018

Hyderabad 30 people including 22 telecallers have been arrested by the Cyberabad police in New Delhi for allegedly cheating nearly 2000 SBI credit card holders to the tune of Rs 5 croreCyberabad police commissioner VC Sajjanar told reporters here they acted on a complaint that some unknown persons p

12-07-2018

Dada J P Vaswani the Spiritual head of the Sadhu Vaswani mission passed away on Thursday at the age of 99An acclaimed writer humanitarian philosopher and educator Vaswani excelled as a student and had obtained his Bachelor of Science degree at the age of 17 He also wrote a thesis on The scattering o

12-07-2018

Lucknow The regional passport office here today transferred an official accused of humiliating an interfaith couple and expressed regret over the incidentRegional passport officer Piyush Verma said a show cause notice has been issued to the officer and he has been transferred with immediate effect

21-06-2018

Nirmala sitharaman visits Aurangzeb’s family in Jammu and Kashmir Defense minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday met the family of riflemen Aurangzeb who was abducted and later killed by terrorists in Pulwama’s GusooThe defense Minister met the family of deceased at his residence in Jammu and Ka

20-06-2018

Union Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said that Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian will be leaving the finance ministry because of “pressing family commitments” and will return to the USSubramanian was appointed as CEA to the finance ministry on October 16 2014 for a period of three year

20-06-2018

Srinagar National conference NC leader Omar Abdullah on Wednesday called for immediate dissolution of the Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly and holding of fresh elections in the stateIn a surprise move the BJP on Tuesday pulled out of the threeyearold ruling coalition with the PDP in the state

20-06-2018

At least 5 people have died in a major fire that broke out inside SSJ international Hotel in Lucknow’s Charbagh during the early hours of Tuesday 19 June“More than 50 people were rescued from the building Cause of fire still to be ascertained If we find any lapse on hotels part during pour investiga

19-06-2018

Questioning who authorized Delhi CM Arvind Kejrival to sit on dharma at lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal’s house residence the Delhi High Court has said “You can’t go inside someone’s house and hold a strike there “The government advocate called the protest an “individual decision” This comes after B

18-06-2018

Patna Two Chinese nationals were arrested in a drunken state for violating the liquor ban in force in Bihar the police said on Monday The arrests took place on Sunday night“We have launched a probe to find out how they got the liquor ”Patna senior superintendent of police Manu Maharaj said The two w

18-06-2018

Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday pitched for safety in Railways and said “any work related to safety will be given the highest priority”Addressing the media here Goyal said punctuality cleanliness and catering were 3 issues on which we’ve done reviews of 7 zones While efforts to improve

18-06-2018

New Delhi  After installing biotoilets in almost all the train coaches the Indian Railways is now mulling to replace them with ”upgraded” vacuum biotoilets Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has saidIn an interview to the media the minister said that to compete with the airlines replacing the biotoilets

17-06-2018

Kolkata In a most bizarre series of events a 55yearold women died twice the same day Sibani Biswas’ first death was when a hospital declared her dead However her family noticed her breathing as she lay on the funeral pyre She was then rushed to another hospital where she was declared dead upon arriv

16-06-2018

Parashuram Waghmare the last of the six suspects arrested in connection with the killing of journalistactivist Gauri Lankesh was her assassin the SIT probing the sensational case said today A senior official in the Special Investigation Team also said the same weapon was used to shoot Lankesh and ra

15-06-2018

BhubaneswarNew Delhi The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation IRCTC has brought in a few changes in the ticket booking system wherein passengers will have to be cautious before booking normal tickets as well Tatkal and Premium Tatkal tickets This apart IRCTC has clarified about refund in

14-06-2018

New Delhi Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday mocked Prime Minister Narendra Modi described the fitness video he put out on Twitter as bizarre and ridiculousAt the Iftar party hosted by him Gandhi citing the video said Did you see the PMs fitness video It is ridiculousIt is bizarrethis is b

14-06-2018

The Aadharissuing body UIDAI has delayed the introduction of face reconition facility for authentication by one month to August 1 in order to get enough time to prerpare for a smooth rolloutUnique Identification Authority of India CEO Ajay Bhushan Pandey told that some more time will be needed to pr

13-06-2018

New Delhi Thunderstorm accompanied with squall dust storm rain and hailstone is very likely to occur during next hours till 9PM over several areas in Uttar Pradesh The regions to be affected are gonda  Shravasti Faizabad Basti districts and joining areasAn advisory issued by metrological Centre Luck

13-06-2018

A Lesbian couple Committed suicide in Ahmedabad by jumping into the Sabarmati river after they threw a 3 year old girl into the water The girl was the daughter of one of the deceased women Gujarat Police said on MondayThey apparently committed suicide in the wee hours It appears that they first thre

12-06-2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee at the All India Institute of Medical Science in New Delhi on Monday evening Vajpayee was admitted to AIIMS in the morning for routine checkup on the advice of doctors Vajpayees condition is stated to be stable nowWhile

11-06-2018

Karnataka State Natural Disaster Monitoring Centre KSNDMC in collaboration with Indian Institute of Science and Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike BBMP is working on a dedicate monsoon mobile app to alert local residents of impending heavy rain and flood in Bengaluru Currently KSNDMC has placed sev

08-06-2018

New Delhi President Ram Nath Kovind will not host an Iftar party this year at the Rashtrapati Bhavan “After the President took over office he decided there would be no religious celebrations or observances in a public building such as Rashtrapati Bhavan on taxpayer expense This is in keeping with

06-06-2018

The ministry of information and broadcasting has released Rs 617 crore towards the payment of salaries of three months for the employees of Doordarshan and All India Radio an official aware of the developments said on Tuesday The salary fund for the employees of AIR and DD the broadcast arms of Pras

05-06-2018

New Delhi Just like air travel now beware of carrying excess luggage while travelling in trains as wellAs a result of numerous complaints regarding excess baggage being towed into train compartments the Indian Railways has decided to strictly enforce its overthreedecadesold baggage allowance rules w

05-06-2018

Aizwal At least 11 people including 6 women were killed and 19 injured when the bus they were travelling is fell into a 500 m deep gorge in Mizorams Lunglei district on Tuesday police said The private bus was being driven by

05-06-2018

At least 15 persons lost their lives while 9 were injured in a dust storm that swept various parts of Uttar Pradesh last evening A UP government spokesperson today said that most of the deaths were caused due to the falling of trees and house collapse Moradabad bore the brunt of the storm with as m

02-06-2018

Bengaluru Congress and Janata Dal Secular JDS announced the cabinet expansion and portfolio allocation for their coalition in Karnataka on Friday with unambiguous reiteration that HD Kumaraswamy will be the chief minister for the full term and the two parties will contest the 2019 Lok Sabha election

01-06-2018

A level2 fire broke out inside an office at Scindia House near Income Tax Office Ballard estate on Friday Five fire tenders present at the spot Later the level2 fire that broke out inside an office reached Level3 fire The five persons who were stranded have also been rescued No casualities have bee

01-06-2018

Security forces in Jammu and Kashmir have been put on high alert following reports of largescale infiltration of militants in the valley from across the line of control official said today Friday 1st JuneThere are Reports of infiltration of over 20 militants into Kashmir from Pakistan occupied kashm

01-06-2018

7 persons were killed after a bus carrying 33 passengers rolled down a gorge near Chaila in Shimla district The bus was on its way to Tikkar from ShimlaAll the 7 persons including two women died on the spot while the 26 others have been injured The accident was noticed by a car driver who reported t

01-06-2018

New Delhi Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said there were valuable lessons to be learnt from the results of the bypolls across the country in a reference to the need for United opposition for the 2019 general electionsCongratulations to all the winners in the bypolls across India Valuabl

31-05-2018

Communist party of India Red star leader Alik Chakraborty was arrested today from Bhubaneswar He has been leading the Peoples Movement in bhangar West Bengal over the construction of a power grid on agricultural land and in the heart of residential areas He had gone to Bhubaneswar for a checkup and

31-05-2018

New Delhi Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday launched a scathing attack on Prime Minister Modi over the cut in petrol and diesel price If this is your idea of a prank its childish and in poor taste he said while mocking PM Modi over reducing the petrol and diesel price by one paisa“Dear PM

30-05-2018

Panaji A Keralabased man who was kept under observation at a hospital in Goa after showing symptoms of Nipah virus has tested negative for the deadly infection The blood samples of the patient sent for testing to the National Institute of Virology in Pune have come out negative for the virus Goa Hea

30-05-2018

Hubbali Newlyelected Karnataka Congress MLA Siddhu Nyamagouda passed away in a road accident at Tulasigere cross near Bangluru on early Monday morning The MLA was returning to his constituency Jamkhandi from Goa He was one of the 78 Congress MLAs that were elected to the Karnataka Assembly in May 1

28-05-2018

Mandsaur Congress president Rahul Gandhi will visit Piplya Mandi village near Mandsaur in Madhya Pradesh on June 6 the first death anniversary of 6 farmers who were killed in police firing during a protest there last year During his visit rahul Gandhi will hold a condolence meeting cum rally the Con

23-05-2018

The National Human Rights Commission NHRC on Tuesday sought a report from Gujarat government over the beating to death a rag picker who belongs to a Dalit community by five men in a factory Taking suomotu cognizance of media reports the NHRC said the incident raises a serious issue of violation of

22-05-2018

President Ram Nath Kovind will arrive in Shimla on Sunday He will stay at President’s Retreat in Charabra and will be accompanied by his family members Governor Acharya Devrat will host a dinner party for the President later in the day On May 21 Kovind who is on a 5 day tour in Himachal will attend

20-05-2018

For the first time the railways will use artificial intelligence to control air circulation sign ages and even supervision and maintenance work in the 1028 km long tunnel in Imphal as part of its 110km railway line from Jiribam to Manipur’s capital city While the national transporter is already usin

20-05-2018

The Supreme Court today ordered live telecast of the floor test in the Karnataka Assembly where Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa has to prove his majorityThe floor test is scheduled for 4 pmThe bench also made it clear that no other item in the agenda shall be taken up during the trust voteThe bench s

19-05-2018

The Supreme Court on Friday commenced hearing on the Congress JDS combine petition challenging Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala’s decision of inviting the BJP to form the government in Karnataka According to the reports the 3 judge bench was of the view that floor test should be conducted on Saturd

18-05-2018

A border Security Force BSF soldier was killed in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir’s RS Pura sector early on Friday 18 May medias reports Two civilians and one security personnel were also reportedly injured in the attack Sitaram Upadhyay who lost his life in ceasefire violation

18-05-2018

The north Eastern Railway plans to deploy women police personnel on trains during night hours as well as install panic button in coaches with a view to strengthening the security of women passengers in trains Since the Railways are focusing on women and child safety this year it plans the deployment

16-05-2018

Newdelhi In a major decision the centre today asked security forces not to launch operations in Jammu and Kashmir during the holy month of Ramzan The decision has been taken to help the peace loving Muslims observe Ramzan in a peaceful environment a home ministry spokesperson said The Security force

16-05-2018

Newdelhi In order to boost public transport infrastructure the Union Cabinet has approved an extension of Delhi Metro corridor from Noida City Centre to Sector 62 Noida in Uttar Pradesh The extension will cover a length of 6675 km at the total completion cost of Rs 1967 croresThe extension of Delhi

16-05-2018

Former BCCI president Shashank Manohar will expectedly serve a second term as the independent chairman of the International Cricket Council after he was elected unopposed by the governing body’s BoardThis will be his second consecutive term as ICC Chairman having being elected to the post previously

15-05-2018

 Justice J Chelameswar who earlier refused to attend his own farewell has now decided to not sit with Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra on his last working day on May 18 FridayThough Justice Chelameswar will formally retire on June 22 as the last working day for him falls during summer vacation his

15-05-2018

At least 40 people mostly tribals are feared drowned in Godavari river when a boat capsized during inclement weather in Andhra Pradeshs East Godavari district Tuesday eveningAccording to initial reports the boat with around 50 passengers was going from Kondamodalu tribal hamlet on the banks of the r

15-05-2018

An airconditioned rake of the Kolkata Metro Railway saw its journey disrupted twice after smoke was seen coming out from one of the coaches following a technical snagAround 3 pm the AC rake from Dumdum station had to halt at Belgachia station and the passengers had to deboard as smoke was seen in th

15-05-2018

 More than 12 people have died after portion of an under construction flyover collapsed near Cantt railway station in Varanasi on TuesdayAccording to reports at least 50 people including labourers are feared trapped under the debrisThe injured have been rushed to nearby hospitalNDRF team has reached

15-05-2018

The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to consider on May 16 a plea by three witnesses in the Kathua gangrape and murder caseThe witnesses claimed that they are being harassed by the state policeA bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud posted the petition for

15-05-2018

The Supreme Court on Monday sought a response from the Centre and all states on a plea seeking a ban on the practice of private hospitals fleecing patients by forcing them to buy medicines from their own pharmacies with an inflated priceA bench of Justices S A Bobde and L Nageswara Rao issued a noti

15-05-2018

Issuing a fresh set of dos and donts for civil pensioners the Ministry of Personnel Public Grievances and Pensions has also ruled out photographs with coloured and dark glasses and long hair covering the eyesDo not pasteupload black and white photographs Dimensions of photographs and signature shoul

14-05-2018

Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group ADAG Chairman Anil Ambani met Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu at state secretariat on MondayADAG has taken up power and infrastructure projects in Visakhapatnam and Nellore districtsAnil Ambani reportedly held a discussion on the progress of tho

14-05-2018

Communist Party of India Marxist CPIM general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Monday called incidents of violence during West Bengal Panchayat Election a complete destruction of democracyThis is nothing but complete destruction of democracy The Election Commission is not giving time to political repres

14-05-2018

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday 14 May underwent a successful kidney transplant at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences AIIMS in DelhiBoth the donor and the recipient are stable and recovering well a statement from the hospital saidJaitley 65 was admitted to the hospital on Satu

14-05-2018

Counting of votes will be taken up on Tuesday for the Karnataka Assembly elections which pollsters have said would likely go down to the wire with a neck and neck race between the states ruling Congress and challenger BJPSeveral exit polls have predicted a hung Assembly and said former prime ministe

14-05-2018

Four years after Sunanda Pushkar wife of Congress leader Shashi Tharoor was found dead at her suite in Leela Hotel in the national capital the Delhi police on Monday filed a chargesheet in the caseThe chargesheet which runs into around 3000 pages was filed before Metropolitan Magistrate Dharmender S

14-05-2018

At least nine people were killed and several others were injured in storm and lightning on Sunday afternoon in four districts of West Bengal the state disaster management department said while nine other were killed across Telangana and Andhra PradeshSundays casualties took the total number of death

13-05-2018

In yet another encounter by the police four more cadre Maoists including two women have been killed in Golanki village in Sudurukumpha forested area in Odishas Kandhamal district todayThe four cadre Maoists were killed in an exchange of fire with the police while they had gathered for a meeting at G

13-05-2018

DNA data banks will be set up at the national and state level to store profiles and those who leak the information stored in such facilities will be punished with a jail term of up to three years according to a draft bill on DNA technology being finalised by the Law MinistryThe draft bill also state

13-05-2018

Two Arrested for involved in Credit card Fraud Ankit Rawal 30 and Ankur Rawal 32 were arrested after a complaint from State Bank of India SBI about fraudulent use of credit cards and withdrawal of huge sums of moneyA Ford Eco Sports SUV as well as mobile phones used for luring customers of the SBI

13-05-2018

A person from  Madhya Pradesh has been arrested by police and was given death penalty after being accused of raping a 4 months old girl A balloon seller along with his wife and child were residing in Rajawada fort and and were sleeping in roadsideTheir relative 23 year old Naveen Ghatke had also sta

13-05-2018

A 27yearold tribal was arrested for allegedly axing twomonthold infant boy to death on suspicion that the child was not his in Dindori district of Madhya PradeshThe accused Nansingh Marabi suspected that his wife bore the child from another man through an illicit relationshipWhen his wife had gone t

13-05-2018

More than 40 incoming flights were diverted from the Indira Gandhi International Airport IGIA here on Sunday evening following a powerful dust storm and rainsAn IGIA official said the diversions took place between 415 pm and 630 pmMore than 40 flights have been diverted and some outbound flights hav

13-05-2018

The Delhi Police have arrested a 23 year old Indigo staff member for making a hoax bomb call to IGI Airport According to reports the airline had warned him for poor performance which didnt go down well with him Consequently he made a hoax call as revenge The call was made on 2 May when he said a bom

13-05-2018

 A man was on Saturday arrested for allegedly masturbating in a bus while ogling at two women who recorded the incident and posted it on social media police saidThe man a hawker by profession was arrested from Shyampukur police station area in the city Kolkata police posted on its Facebook pageThe p

13-05-2018

A group of people stole crockery and food items after breaking a cordon meant to separate VVIPs and media personnel at the wedding of RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadavs son Tej Pratap on Saturday The incident led to a scuffle as RJD leaders tried to chase away the miscreants who later broke crockery and

13-05-2018

Commemorating the occasion of International Nurse Day President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday addressed a gathering at an event organised by the Ministry of Health in the national capital hailing nurses as the true nation buildersIndian nurses have earned respect for themselves around the world In man

12-05-2018

Hundreds of poisonous jellyfishes were found dead at sea beach in Puri here creating a serious alarm for the tourists as well the fishermenThe beautiful jellyfish also known as Blue Button Jellyfish or Porpita porpita is the food of the endangered Olive Ridley sea turtlesThe death of the hundreds of

12-05-2018

Reckitt Benckiser worlds leading consumer Health and Hygiene Company in association with campaign ambassador Amitabh Bachchan and NDTV kicked off the 5th season of Dettol Harpic Banega Swachh India BSI campaign at an event held at Dr RN Cooper Municipal General Hospital in Juhu today Marking another

12-05-2018

Police officials have confirmed that  two civilians lost their lives in the clashes and at least 10 policemen were also injured in AurangabadA few shops were gutted and sporadic instances of stonepelting were reported from the city of Aurangabad Maharashtra on the night of Friday 11 May Teams of the

12-05-2018

After the thunderstorm in western region of India Indian Meteorological Department IMD has predicted cycle of rain and thunder over northeast and east India over the next three days On Friday IMD predicted more rainfall for Karnataka too as last night it rained heavily in Bengaluru Light to moderate

12-05-2018

Tej Pratap the elder son of Rashtriya Janata Dal RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadavwill tie the nuptial knot with Aishwarya daughter of party legislator Chandrika Rai at the Bihar Veterinary College ground in the city today Lalu who has been granted bail to attend the wedding has invited several oppositi

12-05-2018

Nepal Prime Minister Narendra Modi while addressing a rally at Nepals Janakpur on Friday said bilateral trade has been a stronghold in the ties between the two countries He spoke of how India is providing approximately 450 watts of electricity to Nepal and have laid a transmission line for the same

11-05-2018

Senior IPS officer Himanshu Roy who had led the elite Crime Branch of the Mumbai Police and the AntiTerrorism Squad ATS of the Maharashtra Police committed suicide on Friday Roy a 1988batch IPS officer shot himself with his service revolver at his residence in Nariman Point At the time of death Roy

11-05-2018

The Jharkhand High Court on Friday granted six weeks provisional bail to former Bihar Chief Minister Lalu Prasad Yadav on medical grounds He was undergoing treatment for various kidney and heartrelated ailments at AIIMS Delhi before being transferred to a Ranchi hospital earlier this month Yadav is

11-05-2018

RJD Chief Lalu Prasad who is serving prison sentence was today granted 3 days parole to attend his son’s wedding in Patna IG of prison Harsh Mangla said on Thursday However the Inspector General was not categorical about the effective date of parole and said it depended upon when the jail authorit

10-05-2018

Gold actor Akshay Kumar and his wife Twinkle Khanna received legal notice over ‘Rustom’ uniform auction that the actor wore in 2016 released film Besides Akshay and Twinkle the notice has also been served to auction house Saly Scout which has put out the naval officer uniform for online bidding The

10-05-2018

 Five girls drowned in Bihars Madhubani district on Wednesday when they had taken out buffaloes to grazeAccording to police officials the girls following their return from a governmentrun middle school went as usual to take the buffaloes in a nearby field when the accident occurredThe girls slipped

10-05-2018

 In wake of the poor weather conditions the Delhi government has ordered all schools to remain closed tomorrow Not only that the Delhi Metro has asserted that it will put its services on hold in case the speed of the wind is reported to be above 90 kmhour One is advised not to step out of their hous

09-05-2018

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami and Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam laid the foundation stone for a memorial mandapam of late J Jayalalithaa on Monday The mandapam is set to come up abutting her burial site on the Marina beachfrontWhile Palaniswami placed the first brick for the

08-05-2018

The actor Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson who plays The Mountain in Game of Thrones who was already the strongest man in Westeroswonis now officially the strongest man on Earth as he won 2018 Worlds Strongest Man competition in Philippines on Sunday The 29yearold Icelander finally won the title after coming

08-05-2018

Union Minister Rajen Gohain  courted controversy at a Swachh Bharat Mission program in Assam on Monday  He interrupted a retired teacher who was speaking on the poor condition of roads in his area and questioned his intention behind bringing up the issue in front of the media During the program spe

08-05-2018

Two minor boys have been arrested in connection with the alleged gangrape of a 12yearold tribal girl at Harkatta village in Pathergama police station JharkhandThe girl who was here to attend a social function had gone out to attend natures call on Sunday night when she was gagged dragged to the bush

08-05-2018

The Supreme Court on Tuesday rapped the Centre over the delay in constituting the Cauvery  Management Board CMB The Sureme Court  stated that  further delay in the decision can be considered as  contempt of court The next hearing of the ongoing dispute has been scheduled for May 14 The apex court al

08-05-2018

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swraj on Tuesday announced that the Nathu La pass has been opened for the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra Addressing the media the Union Minister said I had told Chinese Foreign Ministry  that relations between governments cannot prosper until peopletopeople relations are i

08-05-2018

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today termed the death of a 22yearold tourist whose vehicle was targeted by stonepelters the murder of humanity and said the incident had rattled the mother in herThe mother in me is rattled about the kind of education we are imparting to our next gene

08-05-2018

Two Congress MPs today withdrew their plea in the Supreme Court challenging rejection of the impeachment notice against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra by Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah NaiduAfter a 45minute hearing a fivejudge bench headed by Justice A K Sikri declared the petition as dismissed

08-05-2018

Pointing out that the hand holding PM Narendra Modis mother Heeraben in a viral picture didnt have a body a user tweeted Photoshop there is a Ghost in that picture who is holding her hand Another user asked Somebody explain that magic hand The photo was taken in 2014 when Heeraben went to cast her v

07-05-2018

All schools across Haryana will remain closed on May 7 and 8 after the India Meteorological Department issued rain and thunderstorm warnings state Education Minister Ram Bilas Sharma said Thunderstorms and rains are likely in at least 13 states and union territories Home Ministry said As many as 124

07-05-2018

Srinagar  Security forces on Sunday killed five militants including an assistant professor of Kashmir University who had joined their ranks leading to major street protests that claimed another five civilian lives officials saidDirector General of Police SP Vaid said the five militants died after be

06-05-2018

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Sunday said that he has urged Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh to chalk out a plan to restrict the water of River Ravi from flowing to PakistanInteracting with media the Haryana Chief Minister said that the water of River Ravi which original

06-05-2018

Saudi Arabia has detained thousands of people for up to a decade without trial Human Rights Watch said today slamming the countrys powerful crown prince for the arbitrary detentionsOfficial data from the interior ministry analysed by HRW showed that authorities had detained 2305 people for more than

06-05-2018

Salman Khan was spotted at the airport today as he heads to Jodhpur for the blackbuck poaching case hearingEarlier Salman was convicted in the case and was sentenced to 5year jail term with a fine of Rs 10000 However after spending two days in jail Salman was given bail as he had to pay a bail bond

06-05-2018

New Delhi Rahul Gandhis Twitter outreach has played a key role in changing perceptions about him senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has said urging the party chief to maintain his unique communication with the people and to ignore trolls and troglodytesTharoor who was recently edged out by Rahul

06-05-2018

Bangalore BJP had alleged that Congress in its rule has killed 23 party workers UdupiChikkamagaluru BJP MP Shobha Karandlaje wrote a letter to home minister and sent the names of 23 people who were killed in Karnataka The person who topped the list was Ashok Poojary who according to BJP was killed o

06-05-2018

Just a couple of days after over 50 recipients failed to turn up at the National Awards ceremony the Information Broadcast Ministry has decided to send these winners their awards by post The decision to mail the medals and citations was reportedly made on Friday a day after the award ceremony The c

05-05-2018

Over 60 winners who didnt turn up for National Award ceremony in Delhi on Thursday will receive their awards by post confirmed IB official The awardees didnt attend the function when they learned only 11 awards would be given by President Ram Nath Kovind and others by Smriti Irani and Rajyavardhan S

05-05-2018

Alert for Rajasthan as more dust storm and thundershowers to return in the stateIt has been not too long that the state has suffered a heavy human loss by the dust storm and again the weather department has issued a statement that cities in Rajasthan may face dust storms and thundershowers again The

05-05-2018

The Kilauea volcano one of the worlds most active volcanoes has erupted leading to the evacuation of around 1700 people in the areaThe Hawaiian Volcano Observatory confirmed the eruption on Thursday that affected Leilani Authorities asked residents to evacuate to a nearby community centre The Hawaii

04-05-2018

After Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for calling Bengaluru centre of urban decayTaking to Twitter Gandhi saidDear PMCalling Bengaluru the garden city the pride of India a garbage city is insultingBuilding lies com

04-05-2018

Bharatiya Janta Party on Friday released its manifesto for the upcoming Karnataka elections in Bengaluru The manifesto was released by partys Chief Minister candidate BS Yeddyurappa in the presence of various party leadersThe manifesto promises reintroduction of cow slaughter bill to waive off loans

04-05-2018

Bengaluru Addressing a rally in Kengeri in Bengaluru the Prime Minister accused the ruling Congress Party  of changing the Karnataka capital from being a computer capital to crime capitalThere was a concept of a Steel bridge in Bengaluru Congress government turned it into Steal bridge They did nothi

03-05-2018

At least 24 were killed and more than 100 injured in different parts of Rajasthan as a highspeed dust storm on Wednesday night wreaked havoc in Bharatpur Alwar and Dholpur districts and left a trail of destruction uprooting hundreds of trees and electricity polesAccording to preliminary reports 12 p

03-05-2018

A video of railway hawkers filling teacoffee cans with water from a toilet in the compartment which had gone viral has finally led to action being taken against the railway vendorThe video was shot by a concerned passenger on the Charminar Express at the Secunderabad station in December 2017The pers

03-05-2018

New DelhiThe Unique Identification Authority of India UIDAI on Thursday said it follows a stringent enrolment and updation process for issuance of Aadhaar cards and has blacklisted over 50000 operators for various violations amid reports of a breach in its enrolment softwareThe UIDAI said its enrolm

03-05-2018

The 65th National Film Awards were presented in a ceremony held at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi on Thursday The event was wrapped in controversy as 70 awardees had written a letter to the DG of Film Festivals threatening to boycott the ceremony miffed at the fact that only 11 of the awardees were to r

03-05-2018

Over 70 recipients of the national awards refused to participate in the ceremony after they were told that President Ram Nath Kovind will present the awards to only 11 winners while the rest will be felicitated by Information and Broadcasting IB Minister Smriti IraniHigh drama was witnessed on Wedne

03-05-2018

New Delhi Two months after she died a tragic death Sridevis daughters Janhvi and Khushi and husband Boney Kapoor collected the late stars Best Actress National Award at a ceremony in Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi on ThursdayThe awards were presented by President Ram Nath Kovind Information and Broadcas

03-05-2018

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said the Bharatiya Janata Party BJP has planned to fill the Karnataka Assembly with jailbirdsAddressing a rally in Karnatakas Bhalki the Congress President said The BJP has plans to fill Karnataka Assembly with jailbirds Prime Minister Narendra Modi must e

02-05-2018

The government on Wednesday stated that Aadhaar is not mandatory for getting a SIM and that a phone number can be issued using alternative identification cards such as voter ID or driving licence Mobile companies have been asked to follow the instructions immediately so that consumers are not inconv

02-05-2018

Dhanbad A man has been arrested for allegedly raping and murdering a fiveyearold girl in Dhanbad districtThe  accused was the neighbour of the victim and also the friend of her elder brotherThe 21yearold man had taken the girl to a wedding nearby on Saturday but he returned home an hour later withou

01-05-2018

Addressing a rally in Karnataka PM Narendra Modi said I challenge you Rahul Gandhi to speak for 15 minutes on the achievements of your government in Karnataka without reading from any piece of paper You can speak in Hindi English or your mother tongue he added This comes days after Rahul challenged

01-05-2018

Authorities in Aligarh sprung to action and suspended two pharmacists on Tuesday after a video surfaced showing stray dogs dragging a dead body outside a morgueTwo pharmacists Prashant Baliyan and Ravi Dixit have been suspended after being found negligent A threemember committee has been constituted

01-05-2018

LAHOREAn Indian national who inadvertently crossed into Pakistani territory over a year ago has been handed over to the Indian authorities at the Wagah borderDalwandar Singh 23 was handed over to the Border Security Force BSF yesterday after the Punjab Rangers completed due legal process according t

30-04-2018

At least 11 people have died in eastern Bihar in the last 24 hours due to lightning and heavy storm in the regionExpressing grief over the deaths Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has directed for the provision of exgratia to dependants of the deceasedThe Chief Minister has also issued orders for providin

30-04-2018

A CRPF subinspector has filed a criminal complaint at a Delhi court against the producers of Newton for depicting CRPF in poor light The court has posted the matter for presummoning evidence of the complainant on July 19 Earlier the National Coordination Committee that represents Indias retired para

29-04-2018

Madhya Pradesh governor Anandiben Patel has reportedly asked BJP leaders of a town in MP to adopt poor and malnourished kids to garner votes for the saffron partyYou will only get votes when you adopt needy and malnourished children she saidFurthering the electoral cause of the ruling BJP in MP Anan

28-04-2018

Petition filed in Supreme Court against paid newsBharatiya Janata Party BJP leader Ashwini Upadhyay on Saturday filed a petition in the Supreme Court seeking its direction against paid newsThe apex court will hear Upadhyays petition on May 4Upadhyay in his petition sought a direction from the top co

28-04-2018

New Delhi In a mega deal Amazon Publishing on Friday announced that it would bring out the next six books by popular author Chetan Bhagat Rupa has published all of Bhagats nine books since his debut in 2004 The first book of the new deal will be published in October Westland an Amazon company will d

27-04-2018

CM Biplab Kumar Deb on Friday inaugurated a program on Civil Service at Pragna Bhawan Apart from CM Biplab Kumar Deb CS Sanjeev Ranjan and others remained present in the program The program was organized with the initiative of SIPARD GAAR Addressing the program CM Biplab Kumar Deb enlightened the i

27-04-2018

Dr Kafeel Khan who was arrested on charges of negligence in Gorakhpur’s BRD Hospital deaths of children last year has been granted bail by Allahabad High Court The doctor was lodged in a Gorakhpur jail since September 2 2017 Initially hailed as a hero Khan was later arrested on charges of criminal c

25-04-2018

Hours after death penalty was instituted for raping children below 12 years a 57yearold lawyer allegedly sexually abused a nineyearold girl onboard a Chennaibound train  The accused KP Prem Ananth is a lawyer and carried a membership card of the Madras High Court Advocates Association He also contes

23-04-2018

The medical community has on Sunday expressed displeasure over Narendra Modis remarks on doctors and pharmaceutical companiesDuring an interactive session of the Bharat Ki Baat Sabke Saath diaspora event at the Central Hall in Westminster UK Modi had said that doctors visit Singapore and Dubai to at

23-04-2018

Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu rejected the notice given by opposition parties led by the Congress for impeachment of CJI Dipak Misra citing lack of substantial merit Naidu held extensive consultations with top legal and constitutional experts before taking the decisionThe rejection of the no

23-04-2018

A dedicated wing is being set up in the NIA to go after Naxal leaders and their sympathizers who are allegedly involved in largescale money laundering and spending huge amounts in the higher education of their childrenThe Home Ministry recently gave its approval for setting up the dedicated wing in

22-04-2018

According tot he information given by the police fourteen Naxalites have lost their lives till now in an encounter with the police in Maharashtras Gadchiroli districtTwo districtlevel commanders of the proscribed outfit identified as Sainath and Sainyu were among those killed in the encounter the of

22-04-2018

President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday signed the ordinance allowing courts to award death penalty to those convicted of raping children 12 years of age or younger The Union Cabinet on Saturday approved the ordinance amid a nationwide outrage over cases of sexual assault and murder of minors in Kathua

22-04-2018

Lt governor Anil Baijal on Thursday approved the Arvind Kejriwal government’s proposal mandating an hourly compensation of Rs100 to consumers in case of unscheduled power cutsThe proposal to compensate consumers for unscheduled outages by power discoms in the national capital was approved by chief m

20-04-2018

The opposition parties on Friday submitted a petition to Rajya Sabha chairman and Vice President Venkaiah Naidu regarding the impeachment for Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra Around 60 opposition leaders signed the motion while TMC and DMK MPs refrained from it The move comes after CJIled Supreme

20-04-2018

The Uttar Pradesh government has withdrawn the Ycategory security cover of the Unnao rapeaccused BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar officials said on Friday Principal secretary home Arvind Kumar said Sengar’s Ycategory security was revoked soon after an April 12 FIR of rape and kidnapping against the lawm

20-04-2018

Delhi The Supreme Court  has approved the admission of 10 out of the 150 students who got admission in the academic year 201617 in the Malabar Medical College in Kozhikode district The apex court bench headed by Justice A K Sikri has cancelled the High Court Verdict that made void the admissions No

20-04-2018

A woman Congress worker has complained to the partys city unit that she was allegedly molested by male colleagues on Sunday during a candle march held  to protest against the Kathua and Unnao rape cases She complained to the partys Mumbai unit chief Sanjay Nirupam who promised to take action against

19-04-2018

Chandigarh An Indian Sikh woman from Punjab who had gone to Pakistan on a pilgrimage has reportedly converted to Islam and married a Lahore – based Paksitani national Her father –inlaw alleged today that his daughter –inlaw could have fallen into the hands of Pakistan’s Inter Services Intelligence

19-04-2018

Jharkand A Man from minority community was assaulted in Jharkhand’s Koderma district on Tuesday on suspicion that he had served banned meat to guests at his son’s wedding reception  According to police Jumman Miyan a tailor in his 50s living in Nawadh village in Domchanch had hosted a reception fo

19-04-2018

President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday condemned the rapeandmurder of an eightyearold girl in Kathua in Jammu and Kashmir case as heinous and shameful and said it was the first responsibility of any society to ensure security of children “After 70 years of independence such an incident occurring in

18-04-2018

Animation pioneer and multiple Indian National Award winner Bhimsain Khurana has died Khurana died at a hospital in Mumbai on Tuesday while undergoing dialysis Khurana obtained his diploma in Fine Arts and Classical Music from Lucknow University In 1970 he made his debut with his first animation sho

18-04-2018

The Surat Police on Tuesday said it has identified the minor rape victim whose body was found with 86 injury marks adding she was reported missing from Andhra Pradesh in October 2017 Her parents have arrived in Surat and their DNA test will soon be conducted police added The body of the girl believe

18-04-2018

The CBI has arrested three promoterdirectors of a Vadodarabased company in connection with its ongoing investigation into a case of Rs 265440 crore fraud committed on a consortium of banks officials said on WednesdayA Central Bureau of Investigation CBI official told IANS The agency has arrested the

18-04-2018

UIDAI has introduced an updated ‘QR code’ that holds details like name address photo and date of birth and can be used for offline user verification without the 12digit ID number sources said With Aadhaar increasingly becoming the nationallyaccepted ID for all kinds of work the new QR code that now

18-04-2018

Delhi The Delhi High Court  today slapped a fine of Rs 10 lakh on each  media house who revealed the identity of the Kathuar rape case victim The court will transfer the amount to JK victims compensation fund The court further said that anyone who discloses rape victim’s identity can be imprisoned

18-04-2018

Tamil Nadu governor Banwarilal purohit today apologized to a senior woman journalist after he set off a firestorm by patting her cheek at a press conference Governor apologized to woman journalist through a letter  In the letter the  governor wrote “… I gave a pat on your cheek considering you to b

18-04-2018

AGARTALA Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb claimed that internet and satellite are not something new but existed since the Mahabharata era  He was speaking at a public event in Agarthala Sanjayan would tell the live updations of the battle of mahabharatha to the blind Dhritarashtra However S

18-04-2018

Thiruvananthapuram    In Varappuzha custody death the Investigation team has confirmed that the police had wrongfully taken Sreejith under custody It says that the arrest was done based on false information  RTF staffs are being interrogated at the Aluva Police club in  relation to the incident It i

18-04-2018

Senior journalist TVR Shenoy who served as the editor of the weekly news magazine The Week and Sunday Mail passed away in Manipal on Tuesday He is survived by his wife Sarojam a son and daughter His body will be brought to Delhi on Wednesday and will be kept at the Kerala House on Thursday for peopl

18-04-2018

Qutub Minar turned red on Monday night and will be lit up with red lights on Tuesday night as well to raise awareness about an inherited bleeding disorder called haemophilia Haemophilia is a genetic disease that impairs the bodys ability to make blood clots causing longerthannormal bleeding Over 180

17-04-2018

Tamil Nadu Police on Monday arrested a woman professor for allegedly asking female students to sexually please top university officials Nirmala Devi was arrested by a police team from her house after a fivehour operation “We will produce her before a magistrate after preliminary inquiry” said additi

17-04-2018

Delhi Police on Tuesday filed a chargesheet against 4 Delhi University students for allegedly stalking and misbehaving with Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani last year The incident took place when the minister was returning to her residence in Chanakyapuri from the Indira Gand

17-04-2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi met with the King of Sweden King Carl XVI Gustaf in Stockholm on Tuesday 17 April during his official visit to Stockholm Modi landed in Stockholm Sweden in the early hours of Tuesday for a two day visit and was greeted by the Swedish PM Stefan Lofvan at the airport Apar

17-04-2018

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said that there is more than adequate currency in circulation and with the banks after acknowledging that there have been reports of cash crunch in many states The Finance Minister stated that the ministry has reviewed the currency  situation and the shortage

17-04-2018

A minor explosion took place near camp office of the Indian emabassy  It created a hole in  the compound wall of the premises yesterday night at Biratnagar near  Kathmandu No one was present in the office at the time of the incident So there were no casualiites This is a temporary office which had b

17-04-2018

A soldier from Kashmir has joined the Hizbul Mujahideen HM army officials in Delhi confirmed on Monday after a photograph of Idrees Sultan Mir brandishing an assault rifle surfaced on social media The 23yearold who joined the army three years ago was on leave since April 7 and went missing on April

16-04-2018

In a shocking incident in  Rajasthans Barmer three minors two girls and one boy  were found hanging from a tree in the Swaroop Ka Talla village on Friday morning The Muslim boy was 17 whereas the two Hindu girls cousins were 12 and 13yearsold Bhairaram father of one of the girls Shanti has alleged

16-04-2018

The Special NIA judge who delivered the verdict in the 2007 Mecca Masjid blast case has resigned Reportedly Reddy has submitted his resignation letter to the Chief Justice of Hyderabad High Court citing personal resons Earlier in the day Reddy acquitted rightwing activist Swami Aseemanand and four o

16-04-2018

The horror of Kathua rape and murder has found an echo in Surat where a body of an 11yearold girl who was raped and tortured was discovered with no less than 86 wounds The Prime Minister Narendra Modi or the Bharatiya Janata Partys BJP national president Amit Shah are yet to speak on this horror tha

16-04-2018

 A Special National Agency court today acquitted all five accused in the Mecca Masjid blast case including Swami Aseemanand due to lack of clinching evidence The blast which took place on May 18 2007 at the renowned  Mecca Masjid  in Hydereabad during Friday prayers had killed several  people and 5

16-04-2018

DELHI Kathua rape victim’s lawyer Deepika Singh Rajawat  Said she fears for her life as she may get raped or murdered Further Deepika said she would be approaching the Supreme Court to demand security for herself and her family and will stand for Justice and would seek justice for the eight – year

16-04-2018

The trial in the gruesome Kathua rape and murder case begins today against 8 accused who allegedly held an 8 year old girl in captivity in a small village temple in Kathua district for a week in January this year during which she was kept sedated and sexually assaulted before being bludgeoned to dea

16-04-2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will leave on a fiveday visit to Sweden and  UK tomorrow The visit to the two nations aims to boost bilateral cooperation in key areas including trade and investment In the first leg Mr Modi will reach Stockholm tomorrow night and attend the first IndoNordic summit in th

15-04-2018

Class 8 student in Jharkhand was abducted by three youths at gunpoint and gangraped in Gumla district for two days about a fortnight back the victim told the police on Saturday The incident occurred two weeks ago when three bikeborne youths kidnapped the victim who had gone to a neighbouring village

15-04-2018

BJP leader Chander Prakash Ganga who drew criticism for attending a rally in support of the accused in Kathua rape case alleged that BJP’s state party leadership had sent the leaders to the Hindu Ekta Manch “We were sent by the party Our Party president Sat Sharma sent us We went there on the  part

15-04-2018

Surat As the country struggles to come to terms with the brutality of gangrape and murder of 8  yearold girl in Jammu and kashmir’s kathu another horrific incident has emerged from Surat in Gujarat the Prime Minister’s home state where a 9 yearold girl’s body has been found with 86 injurie includin

15-04-2018

Parents of Nirbhaya the paramedic student raped and murdered in 2012 today advocated death penalty for rapes and said though society had progressed our daughters are not safe I feel very sad that we have progressed as a society a lot but still our daughters are not safe today I demand rapists should

14-04-2018

An unmanned Remotely Piloted Aircraft RPA of the Indian Navy crashed in Gujarat on Saturday about 25 kms from Porbandar The aircraft was on a routine surveillance mission when it lost datalink communication with the Ground Station and crashed on Saturday afternoon at around 1258h approximately 20 na

14-04-2018

Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday said the countrys resolve for ensuring justice in the Kathua rapeandmurder case would go a long way in restoring peoples confidence in the system She hailed the countrys political leadership the judiciary the media and the civil society for

14-04-2018

Miloš Forman known for directing the Oscarwinning film One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest passed away aged 86 after a short illness His departure was calm and he was surrounded the whole time by his family and his closest friends said his wife Martina Forman also won the Best Director Oscar for his film

14-04-2018

In his first public statement following the outrage on the Kathua and Unnao rape cases PM Narendra Modi on Friday said As a country as a society we all are ashamed of it I want to assure the country that no culprit will be spared complete justice will be done Our daughters will definitely get justic

13-04-2018

After allegations that local police involved in Kathua rape case probe tried to protect culprits Jammu and Kashmirs DGP SP Vaid said In JK Policewe work as police officers we dont work as Hindus Muslims Christians All my officers I can vouch for them They work as professional police officers the off

13-04-2018

When Our Prime Minister came forward with the Slogan Beti Bachaovo nobody ever would have  thought in their wildest dreams that it is going to be a warning to all the indian citizens that they shoul protect the women of our country no difference whether it is an adult or it is a small school going

12-04-2018

Delhi Commission for Women DCW chief Swati Maliwal will sit on an indefinite hunger strike from Friday at the Rajghat to demand for swift capital punishment for child rapists In a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi Maliwal alleged that the government has not paid any heed in the last 25 years on

12-04-2018

Agra A pillar at the entry gate of  TajMahal considered one of the seven wonders of the world collapsed in the wee hours of today after heavy rains lashed several parts of Uttar Pradesh The minaret was located on the southern entry gate of the monument and it fell due to the heavy down pour and one

12-04-2018

The ML Khattar led Haryana government has drawn fire from the opposition over a form issued to school students across the state asking them to furnish information regarding their Aadhaar numbers caste religion and to specify whether their parents are engaged in any unclean occupation among other thi

11-04-2018

Madhya Pradeshs new minister Computer Baba on Wednesday morning performed his daily pooja on the roof of the government guest house He was seen performing fire worship with a smart phone in his hands and a kalasha earthen urn on his head which was emitting smoke The Madhya Pradesh Government has gr

11-04-2018

At least twenty people mostly children were feared killed after a bus carrying school students fell into a gorge near Nurpur in Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh on Monday evening The number of dead is 20 and the rescue operation is still going on said Nurpur subdivisional magistrate SDM Aabid Hus

09-04-2018

At least nine children were killed as a bus carrying school students fell into a gorge near Nurpur in Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh on Monday evening The death toll could rise as many students were still trapped in the mangled body of the bus Kangra SP Santosh Patial The bus belonged to Vazir

09-04-2018

Uttar pradesh The father of a woman who claimed she had been raped by a BJP MLA and his accomplices died today while he was allegedly in police custody following his arrest yesterday A doctor from the district hospital in Unnao confirmed the fathers death He was admitted to hospital last night by p

09-04-2018

New Delhi The Supreme Court today  is likely to hear a petition related to deportation of Rohingya refugees who had fled the persecution in Myanmar last year A top court bench headed by Chief Justice of India CJI Dipak Misra will hear the matter wherein the Centre has questioned the credentials of t

09-04-2018

Chief Election Commissioner Om Prakash Rawat and Election Commissioners Sunil Arora and Ashok Lavasa on Thursday launched three mobile applications for voters ahead of the May 12 Karnataka Assembly electionsThe applications Election Officers Directory Model Code of Conduct Reporting and Election Qu

08-04-2018

Lucknow A woman and her family tried to commit suicide in front of U P Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s residence today  Her family alleged that she was raped by a Bharatiya Janata Party BJP MLA and his fellow comrades but no action has been taken as of now  Narrating her ordeal the woman said that

08-04-2018

Odisha Passengers onboard AhmedabadPuri express train were in for a dreadful shock as the train started moving on the tracks without any engine for 10 kilometres The coaches of the train started rolling down the tracks near Titlagarh on Odisha reportedly because skid brakes were not applied by pers

08-04-2018

The 11th edition of the Indian Premier League kicked off on Saturday with Chennai Super Kings overcoming a spirited effort from Mumbai Indians MI to register a narrow onewicket win in the opening game of the tournament at Mumbai While CSK’s return to the IPL fold has been a cause for celebration fo

08-04-2018

Ujjain A man was arrested on Saturday after he threw ink at Gujarat’s Patidar leader Hardik Patel at a hotel police said Patel was supposed to address a press conference at the hotel The accused Milind Gurjar threw ink at him after which the supporters of the Patidar leader caught hold him The accu

08-04-2018

After the opening of the first theme park last week the Ghodbunder Road is set to get another theme park soon The children’s traffic park developed on a twoacre plot in Kavesar area of Ghodbunder Road is ready for inauguration Built by the Thane Municipal Corporation the park will educate children o

07-04-2018

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan walked out of the Jodhpur Central Jail this evening where he spent the last two nights after being convicted for killing two blackbucks 20 years ago Judge Ravindra Kumar Joshi who began hearing his bail request this morning has ordered his release on bail Fans waiting

07-04-2018

Police today arrested three people from Himachal Pradesh for their alleged role in leaking the class 12 Economics question paper The arrested – an exam centre superintendent a clerk and a peon all work in a private school in Una They were brought to New Delhi after being questioned an officer said

07-04-2018

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley who is suffering from kidney related ailment was admitted to All India Institutes of Medical Sciences AIIMS Delhi on Friday evening The minister is likely to undergo a kidney transplant surgery on April 7Jaitley will undergo kidney transplant under a team of surge

06-04-2018

Amid reports that the Congress had drafted an impeachment motion against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra senior party leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Thursday told that the “issue has been closed” There have been reports that an impeachment draft was readied against the CJI which the Congress and th

06-04-2018

Lucknow April 5 In a horrifying incident a threeyearold girl was allegedly raped and then locked inside a box by an 18yearold neighbour in Uttar Pradesh’s Rampur’s Tanda town The crime took place on April 2 when the child was alone at home and her parents were awayOn seeing the parents away the accu

06-04-2018

A Dalit group has written a letter with blood to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Ram Nath Kovind appealing to them to restore the original Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes Prevention of Atrocities Act The letter written by the members of the Bhartiya Dalit Panthers Party said tha

05-04-2018

Patna A man in Bihar was acquitted by the court 37 years after he was accused of robbing a paltry Rs186 Dh105 from a meat shop owner The court of additional chief judicial magistrate Betia SD Bharti acquitted Paras Raut of all charges on Tuesday for lack of evidence Raut a resident of Ramnagar in We

05-04-2018

Puducherry   Puducherry government today moved to the Supreme court with an interlocutory application seeking direction to the Centre tot  implement Cauvery water verdict in true letter and spirit immediately In its judgement the court had allocated 7 thousand million cubic feet water to Puducherry

05-04-2018

Delhi In a major setback to the state government the Supreme Court  today cancelled the admissions made to the Karuna and Kannur medical colleges The court asked the government to expel 180 students who got admissions to the colleges The apex court also observed that the Medical college admission

05-04-2018

Jodhpur Actor Salman Khan was found guilty on Thursday in the 1998 blackbuck poaching case He is sentenced to two years  in prison with INR 50000 fine while other four accused stars—Sonali Bendre Saif ali Khan Tabu and Neelam—were acquitted of all charges The trial of the case was in progress since

05-04-2018

KEDARNATH A transport helicopter of the Indian Air Force crashed after it hit an iron girder while trying to land  at a helipad near the Kedarnath temple in UttarKhand A video has surfaced  showing the chopper descending towards the helipad and crashing Four people including the IAF pilot suffered

04-04-2018

The Election Commission has filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court requesting that candidates be barred from contesting more than on seat during elections According to the reports The Election Commission’s affidavit highlighted that candidates should be restricted from contesting more than one seat

04-04-2018

New Delhi The Supreme Court agreed to hear on April 9 the Centre ‘s plea to extend the deadline for framing a scheme to implement its February 16 judgement in the Cauvery water dispute Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra said the Centre’s application would be heard along with  a contempt petition fi

04-04-2018

New Delhi The Supreme court  today dismissed five petitions challenging the decision of the Central Board of Secondary  Education CBSE to reconduct the class 12 Economics examination after an alleged leak of the paper The court said it was the discretion of the CBSE to reconduct the exam and can’t

04-04-2018

NEW DELHI The Supreme Court  today refused to stay its order on Scheduled Castes Scheduled Tribes SCST Act  The court was hearing Cent Ae court also held that a government official cannot be prosecuted on a mere allegation of committing an offence under the Act without the sanction of the appointing

03-04-2018

Tamil Nadu’s ruling AIADMK leaders including chief minister Edapaddi Palaniswami and his deputy O Pannerselvam launched a hunger strike in Chennai on Tuesday giving a boost to the protest over the Centre’s delay in setting up a Cauvery Management Board CMB The move came even as state governor Banwar

03-04-2018

New Delhi After widespread criticism Prime Minister Narendra Modi  today withdrew within hours his government’s order that threatened to take away the accreditation of journalists found propagating fake news “The Prime Minister has directed that the press release regarding fake news be withdrawn a

03-04-2018

CBSE has decided against holding reexamination of Class X mathematics paper after conducting an evaluation of the answer sheets An order announcing the decision regarding the same is likely to be issued today CBSE had announced that it will hold retest of Class 12 Economic paper on April 25 but had

03-04-2018

Villagers and activists of the ruling TRS poured milk on Telangana Assembly Speaker Madhusudana Chary to honour him as he came to inaugurate a new gram panchayat office in his home constituency of Bhupalapally The activists wanted to surprise the Speaker after the Assembly passed the Panchayati Raj

02-04-2018

There is a museum inside the TU142M aircraft of the Indian Navy in Visakhapatnam The aircraft had served the armed forces for 29 years before it was decommissioned and converted into a museum The museum displays equipment including a propeller an engine a survival kit an antisubmarine missile and a

02-04-2018

A picture of a Hyderabad traffic policeman feeding an 80yearold homeless woman with his hands has been shared online B Gopal bought lunch for the woman after finding out she was abandoned by her sons and said she was unable to even eat with her own hands so I fed her She was later shifted to an old

02-04-2018

Four people have been killed in Madhya Pradesh as Dalit protests against the Supreme Court ruling on SCST act turned violent on Monday Several incidents of violence and arson were reported across states and train services were hit in Uttar Pradesh Bihar Odisha and Rajasthan CBSE exams for Class 10 a

02-04-2018

Amritsar A special aircraft carrying the mortal remains of 38 Indians killed in Iraq arrived at the Amritsar International Airport  today The aircraft with the  remains of  the 38 slain Indians out of 39 landed at Amritsar from Baghdad around 3 pm The presumed remains of one of those killed  were

02-04-2018

New  Delhi The Supreme Court agreed to hear a contempt plea of the Tamil Nadu against the Centre for not constituiting the Cauvery Management Board A bench  comprising chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkkar and D Y Chandrachud posted the matter for April 9 We will understand Tamil N

02-04-2018

Mumbai police have appointed eight women as station in – charges in what they claim to be a “ first in any city of the country” The department’s step towards inclusivity’ has gathered praise from netizens and has been shared widely on social media Mumbai police’s official Twitter handle shared the n

02-04-2018

New delhi Various Dalit organisations have called for a nationwide shutdown to protest  against the Supreme court’s ruling on amendments under the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes prevention of Atrocities Act 1989Protest  turned violent in Uttarpradesh Rajasthan Delhi bihar and many places al

02-04-2018

Bengaluru Union IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said that Do not link Voter ID card with Aadhar I personally not in favour of of Linking Aadhaar cards with electoral photoidentity  cards EPIC of voters as the two serve different purposes Iam not saying this as an IT minister he said The Government

02-04-2018

Three people including two teachers of a private school in outer Delhis Bawana were arrested by the Delhi Crime Branch in connection with the alleged leak of the Class 12 CBSE economics paper police said on Sunday The accused were identified as Rishabh and Rohit teachers at a private school and Touq

01-04-2018

Indore As many as 10 people were kiiled and three were critically injured after a four –storey building  collapsed in Madhya Pradesh’s Indore The building which housed a hotel and lodge and was reportedly very old collapsed after a car rammed into it police officials said Rescue operations are unde

01-04-2018

Patna Union Minister Ashwini Kumar Choubey’s son Arijit Shashwat was surrendered himself today in connection with a case related to the recent communal clashes in Bhagalpur police said Arijit Surrendered at around 1230 am outside the famous Mahavir temple near the Patna railway station He shouted s

01-04-2018

While instances of passengers complaining about airlines misconduct are not uncommon the cabin crew members of budget carrier SpiceJet have lashed out at the airline for allegedly carrying out stripsearches at airports Flight attendants of SpiceJet are said to have protested at the Chennai Airport S

31-03-2018

The Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association appointed former India all–rounder Irfan Pathan as the   coachcummentor of its senior state side for the 201819 season Irfan Pathan who has played 29 Tests 120 ODIs and 24 T20Is for India was unsold  in the IPL auction  in January He was axed from Baroda cap

31-03-2018

Police on duty inside the garbhagriha sanctum sanctorum of Kashi Vishwanath Temple in Varanasi have a new dress code – dhoti and kurtaThe decision was taken earlier this week to ensure a ‘sanskaari’ atmosphere inside the temple premises The dress code for security officials posted inside the temple

30-03-2018

Former law minister and Congress leader Kapil Sibal bought a piece of land in Delhi worth crores for a “very small price” from an accused in a money laundering case the Bharatiya Janata Party BJP said on Thursday Referring to a report by a website alleging that Sibal acquired the land by paying just

30-03-2018

Bengaluru Central Crime Branch  on Thursday evening arrested Mahesh Vikram Hegde founder of news website Postcardnews known for spreading fake stories Bengaluru Police Commissioner Suneel Kumar confirmed to TNM that Hegde was arrested for a story that he had carried on March 18 claiming that a Jain

30-03-2018

BSP supremo Mayawati has dubbed the Uttar Pradesh Governments decision to introduce B R Ambedkars middle name Ramji in all official references as a step aimed at gaining cheap popularity The Yogi Adityanathled governments decision has not gone down well with even some other parties in the opposition

29-03-2018

Bollywood names like Farhan Akhtar Vivek Anand Oberoi and Rahul Dholakia say they are disappointed over the leaking of the question papers and that the class 10 and 12 students have to resit for the exams The Central Board of Secondary Education CBSE on Wednesday said it will reconduct examination i

29-03-2018

The Maharashtra Congress unit on Wednesday sought to create a storm in a tea cup by accusing the Chief Ministers Office CMO of inflating bills on tea and snacks Citing papers obtained through the Right To Information RTI Act Mumbai Regional Congress Committee president Sanjay Nirupam said there was

28-03-2018

New Delhi The 114th meeting of the Permanent Indus Commission PIC will be held in New Delhi on March 29 and 30 to discuss technical deliberations on various issues The PIC is an established mechanism under the Indus Waters Treaty IWT 1960 between India and Pakistan The treaty mandates the PIC to est

28-03-2018

New Delhi  A group of farmer unions on Wednesday decided to present two Bills intended to ensure remunerative prices to agriculture produce and loan waiver to distressed farmers in Parliament with the step receiving support from several political parties All India Kisan Sangharsh Coordination Comm

28-03-2018

The Centre on Wednesday issued notice to Facebook seeking its reply over the user data breach and details of the measures it has put in place to ensure safety and prevent misuse of personal dataThe Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology Meity issued the notice seeking details relating to

28-03-2018

In the Rs 13700 crore PNB Fraud case the Enforcement Directorate ED made its first arrest and 19th in the scam On Tuesday the ED team arrested Shyam Sunder Wadhwa vice president finance Firestar Group and close confidante of main accused Nirav Modi under Section 19 of Prevention Of Money Laundering

28-03-2018

Mukesh Ambani and Nita Ambani have been in a celebratory mode since Saturday when their eldest son Akash got engaged to Shloka Mehta in Goa While earlier we saw them at Mumbai’s Siddhivinayak temple seeking blessings Monday evening saw them celebrating the engagement with their friends from entertai

27-03-2018

Opposition parties have begun to impeach Supreme Court Chief Justice Deepak Mishra Signatures of MPs have been started collecting The resolution can only be considered by unless it is signed by 50 MPs The decision was taken at a meeting of the Opposition parties last week and decided to go ahead wit

27-03-2018

The railways today said it has received over two crore applications for about one lakh vacancies with five days still remaining for the online registration to end The online exam will be held for about 90000 posts in group C and group D and for 9500 openings in the Railway Protection ForceTill date

27-03-2018

With an aim to provide an information and support platform for transgenders six members of the community recently launched a helpline in Mumbai Sophie Dawud 24 and her five friends had started a website ‘transgenderindiacom’ two years back in Bengaluru Today the site provides legal and medical aide

27-03-2018

Hazare who had grabbed headlines seven years ago with his India Against Corruption movement at Ramlila Maidan had returned to the protest venue on Friday to launch a fresh agitation Sources said Hazare has reportedly lost 36 kilos as of Sunday afternoon after three days of fasting Three of 227 peopl

26-03-2018

Banks will not remain closed for five consecutive days starting from Thursday a union leader said on Monday The banks will work on March 31 Saturday and there are no continuous holidays as per messages in the social media D Thomas Franco Rajendra Dev General Secretary of the All India Bank Officers

26-03-2018

Inspector General of Police Home Guard and Civil Defence Bengaluru D Roopa IPS has refused to accept an award by a foundation funded by businessman and BJP Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar citing that her conscience doesn’t permit it The ‘Namma Bengaluru Award’ also carried a high cash reward In

26-03-2018

The Railways with an eye to increase the occupancy in the last leg of the journey of a Shatabdi train is considering a reduction in fare for that leg and has already put in place two pilot projects according to an official of the Railways familiar with the projectsOn a trial basis the Railways reduc

25-03-2018

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Sunday took a dig at PM Narendra Modi claiming that his official app illegally gave the app users data to American companies Hi My name is Narendra Modi I am Indias Prime Minister When you sign up for my official App I give all your data to my friends in American c

25-03-2018

Residents of south Delhi who do not clean up after their dogs on streets and public spaces will soon have to pay fines of Rs 500 On Friday officials said the South Delhi Municipal Corporation approved the proposal to issue an onthespot fine of Rs 500 for people who do not clean up their dog’s faeces

25-03-2018

Thousands of people from all walks of life on Saturday night converged at the centre of Thoothukudi town and joined the agitation against expansion of Sterlite Copper Plant in the district The peoplewith conservatives putting their number between 15000 to 20000 joined the Kumareddiyarpuram villager

25-03-2018

The Enforcement Directorate ED has seized and attached valuables of around Rs 7600 crore in the Nirav Modi fraud case so far During the course of investigation a total of 251 searches were conducted across India The searches brought out crores worth of diamonds gold precious and semi precious stones

24-03-2018

Kochi A national Investigation Agency NIA court in Kochi on Saturday sentenced woman ISIS recruiter Yasmeen Mohammed Zahid to 7 years rigourous imprisonment in Kerala’s ISIS case of missing persons who travelled to Afghanistan Zahid was arrested from the New Delhi International Airport on July 3020

24-03-2018

The verdict of seven years imprisonment has been delivered under IPC and Prevention of Curruption Act The seven years of jail under the two verdict will run simultaneously An additional fine of Rs 60 lakh has also been imposed Lalu was convicted in the case on March 19 by the Central Bureau of Inve

24-03-2018

Chennai FounderChairman of Apollo Hospitals Dr Prathap C Reddy was admitted to the hospital today According to a Apollo Hospital Spokerperson Dr Reddy in his eighties was admitted for a “routine checkup” He did not elaborate  

24-03-2018

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee has assured her that she will get justice India cricketer Mohammed Shami’s estranged wife Hasin Jahan claimed after a brief meeting with her on Friday She met the chief minister at the state assembly premises for 20 minutes at around 3 PM Hasin submitted a

23-03-2018

Union Cabinet gave its nod to the Surrogacy Regulation Bill 2016 paving way for the regulation of surrogacy by setting up National Surrogacy Board at the centre The proposed legislation comes at a time when India has emerged as a surrogacy hub with reports of unethical practices exploitation of surr

23-03-2018

The Delhi government on Thursday said it has earmarked Rs 100 crore for free WiFi access across the city a project that was pilot launched in 2016 but failed to take off  Finance Minister Manish Sisodia made the announcement in his 201819 budget speech in the Assembly The government revised its dea

22-03-2018

The woman who was operated under torchlight at Bihars Sardar Hospital in Saharsa died on Wednesday night Family of the victim held the hospital administration and their negligence responsible for her death We were not satisfied with her treatment So we admitted her in a private hospital They kept sa

22-03-2018

Delhi A 15yearold student of a private school in Delhi reportedly committed suicide at her residence on Tuesday 20 March following alleged harassment by her school teachers “She told me her SST teachers touch her inappropriately I said since I’m also a techer I can say they can’t do it It might be

21-03-2018

Police in a Phoenix suburb say one of ubers self driving vehicles has struck and killed a pedestrianUber has been testing the self driving vehicles in Temple and Phoenix for months Police in the City of Temple said Monday that the vehicle was in autonomous mode with an operator behind the wheel when

20-03-2018

ChennaiJailed All India Anna Dravida  Munnetra  Kazhagam AIADMK leader VK Sasikala’s husband  Natarajan Maruthappa Passed away on wee hours of Tuesday at the Gleneagles Global Hospital in Chennai According to the death certificate the 75 yearold died due to multiple – organ failure Shanmuga Priyan C

20-03-2018

Delhi As Ola and Uber drivers launched a nationwide strike from Monday People of major cities  like Mumbai Delhi Bengaluru Hyderabad and Pune are facing major problems in commuting Major amount of users of the services of Ola and Uber include office goers and college students The strike has been o

19-03-2018

Tamil Nadu man beheads his mother walks into Police station with her severed head The incident took place in Tamil Nadu when the accused Anand allegedly murdered his mother by ‘beheading’ her The man after killing his own mother Rani walked into Karambakudi police station with the ‘severed head’ of

19-03-2018

The 56yearold was the only woman in a 23member team who went on an expedition to the Indian research station Bharati in Antarctica in November 2016 She successfully completed her mission last December said the TOI report Mangala Mani told  that Men may have physical strength But women are emotionall

18-03-2018

New delhi Paving the way for hundreds of residential and commercial projects in Mumbai which had come to a halt following the Bombay High Court ban on new construction due to poor disposal of construction and demolition waste the Supreme Court on Thursday permitted construction activity with a ride

18-03-2018

Sitamarhi A bus carrying over 60 passengers fell off a bridge in Bihar’s Sitamarhi district about 130 kilometres north of state capital Patna At least 12 people on the spot died Saturday  evening As many as 46 passengers were also injured in the incident The accident took place at around 6 pm on th

18-03-2018

Five members of a family were today killed and two others injured in  heavy shelling by Pakistani troops along the Line of Control  Loc in Balakote sector of JKs Poonch district a senior police officer saidArmy PRO Lt Col Devender Anand said the ceasefire violation by Pakistan in BimberGali started

18-03-2018

An elevenyearold girl who was allegedly raped by six persons today gave birth to a baby girl at the government hospital While four of the accused were arrested earlier remaining two were arrested today police said Nanji Javiya 67 and Arvind Kubawat 60 were arrested in the case on March 13 on the ba

17-03-2018

RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav was taken to Ranchis Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences from the Birsa Munda Central jail after he complained of health issues on Saturday In December Lalu Prasads wife Rabri said that he had undergone heart surgery and she was concerned for his health as no one would

17-03-2018

During its plenary session on Saturday the Congress moved a resolution to urge the Election Commission to reintroduce paper ballots for casting votes Stating that most democracies in the world use paper ballots the Congress alleged that EVMs can be tampered to manipulate the outcome of elections It

17-03-2018

Eleven people have been convicted by a trial court in Jharkhand over the killing of a man by selfstyled cow vigilantes last year The man was beaten death and his car set on fire on suspicion of carrying beef Alimuddin also known as Asgar Ansari was driving his Maruti van when he was stopped and brut

16-03-2018

Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan on Friday revealed that he has Neuroendocrine Tumour which can cause abnormal growth in tissues made of hormoneproducing nerve cells The rare condition mostly affects hormones of organs like intestines lungs stomach liver and not necessarily the brain The tumour can be ca

16-03-2018

The government on Friday clarified that there was no proposal to discontinue ₹2000 currency note which was introduced post demonetisation in November 2016 The government further said It has been decided to conduct a field trial of plastic bank notes in denominations of ₹10 at five locations The tria

16-03-2018

Former Karnataka Director General of Police Karnataka HT Sangliana has put his foot in it with misogynistic statements about Jyoti Singh or Nirbhaya as she is known and her mother In a video shot at the Nirbhaya Awards 2018 in Bengaluru on 8 March Sangliana is seen reading from a prepared speech whi

16-03-2018

Singer Daler Mehndi has been granted bail minutes after being jailed for 2 years by a Patiala court in a 2003 human trafficking case A case was registered against Daler Mehndi in 2003 and he was accused of illegally sending people abroad disguised as members of his troupes He also charged huge sums

16-03-2018

Mumbai In a move to strengthen the pedestrian security on roads Navi Mumbai’s civic body has deployed push buttons at traffic intersection points that will allow pedestrians to change the traffic signal to “pedestrian walk signs” and cross roads This is the first time city In India has been facili

16-03-2018

Two patients waiting for dialysis suffered minor injuries after a part of the ceiling of the dialysis unit at KEM hospital Parel fell on them on Thursday morning The dean Dr Avinash Supe said the patients are in a stable condition Meanwhile hospital authorities are shifting a part of the dialysis u

16-03-2018

Denying reports of a Class 12 Accountancy paper leak through WhatsApp the CBSE has said all seals were found intact at all exam centres It added that some miscreants had tried to “play mischief” by circulating  messages through WhatsApp and social media to disturb the sanctity of examinations The bo

15-03-2018

NewDelhi There have been reports that the Class XII Accountancy paper of the Central Board For Secondary Exam CBSE being leaked It is alleged that the Accountancy paper has been leaked on Whatsapp The Accountancy exam was held in the forenoon today and the copies of the paper are doing the rounds o

15-03-2018

The State Bank of India has closed as many as 4116 lakh savings bank accounts between April and January for not maintaining the minimum monthly balance reveals an RTI queryThe nations largest lender had reintroduced the charges for nonmaintenance of average monthly balance in April last year after a

14-03-2018

The Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport BEST Undertaking is set to introduce a mobile application which will allow commuters to determine the expected arrival time of buses while they wait at the stops It will also provide information on the number of buses plying on some routes in the city T

14-03-2018

In an attempt to make best use of technology for women safety 10000 CCTV cameras powered with Artificial Intelligence AI will be installed in the city The Union ministry for women and child development has approved Rs 667 crore for Bengaluru under Nirbhaya funds to provide safety for women in public

14-03-2018

Talking about Samajwadi Party candidates winning the Uttar Pradesh bypolls CM Yogi Adityanath said the BJP had lost to the alliance between SP and Bahujan Samaj Party BSP due to its overconfidence Adding that the SPBSP alliance was aimed at obstructing development in the country CM Adityanath said t

14-03-2018

Technology giant Apples Taiwanese contract manufacturer Wistron has won approval from the Karnataka government to build a new assembly facility in Bengaluru The company will also invest ₹680 crore 105 million to develop this land and manufacture smartphones and biotech devices according to companys

14-03-2018

Shah Rukh Khans statue will be unveiled at the Madame Tussauds wax museum in Delhi reportedly on March 23 This wax figure of SRK will be displayed in his signature pose with his arms open beside other iconic celebrities in a special interactive zone at the museum Shah Rukhs first figure was launched

14-03-2018

The Railway Claims Tribunal has awarded compensation to 36 victims of Mumbais Elphinstone foot overbridge stampede that happened in September 2017 A total of 39 claims including 18 deaths and 21 injuries were filed and compensation was granted in 17 death and 19 injury cases The officials said the t

14-03-2018

New Delhi Congress former president Sonia Gandhi hosted a dinner for opposition leaders on Tuesday Congress president Rahul Gandhi former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh senior party leaders Ghulam Nabi Azad Ahmed patel AK Antony and Mallikarjun Kharge were also present on the occasion where possibili

14-03-2018

Bollywood actor Narendra Jha 55 died after suffering a cardiac arrest on Wednesday morning at his Farmhouse in Wada It was his third attack says report Narendra was at his farmhouse in Nanegaon Maharashtra when he complained of chest pain the actor’s driver said “He had no health issues and last ni

14-03-2018

New Delhi The government today got the Budget for fiscal year beginning April 1 passed in Lok Sabha without discussion by applying the guillotine process as the opposition paralysed the functioning for the eighth day Finance Minister Arun Jaitley moved the Finnce Bill 2018 which contains taxation p

14-03-2018

Rajya Sabha MP Jaya Bachchan on Friday declared her and her husband Amitabhs assets to be worth ₹1000 crore According to an affidavit filed by the MP the couple has immovable assets worth ₹460 crore and movable assets worth ₹540 crore In 2012 Jaya had declared assets worth ₹493 crore when she had fi

13-03-2018

Women at technology giant Microsoft filed 238 internal complaints about gender discrimination or sexual harassment between 2010 and 2016 according to filings revealed on Monday The figure was cited by plaintiffs who sued the company in 2015 for systematically denying pay raises and promotions to wom

13-03-2018

SBI has slashed charges for nonmaintenance of Average Monthly Balance AMB for customers in Metro and Urban centres from a maximum of ₹50 per month to ₹15 per month Similarly for SemiUrban and Rural centres the charges have been reduced from ₹40 to ₹12 and ₹10 respectively The changes effective April

13-03-2018

The fifth largest diamond in history The Lesotho Legend has been sold for 40 million nearly ₹260 crore in Belgium The 910carat diamond which is approximately the size of two golf balls was found in Lesotho in southern Africa earlier this year It is a D colour Type IIa diamond meaning it has very few

13-03-2018

Indias tallest National Flag was unfurled in Karnatakas Belgaum on Monday in the presence of several school children and political leaders The 9600squarefootwide flag on an over 110metretall post was unfurled by Congress leader Ramesh Jarkiholi who said BJP isnt the sole custodian of nationalism The

13-03-2018

The Supreme Court on Monday sought data from High Courts across the country on pendency of cases of sexual offences against children under the stringent POCSO Act A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud gave the direction on a plea that had sought compens

12-03-2018

Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama has been invited as one of the Chief Guests to the 105th Indian Science Congress which Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate at Manipur University in Imphal on Friday Notwithstanding the recent note issued by Cabinet Secretary P K Sinha advising all senior

12-03-2018

Former Finance Minister P Chidambarams son Karti Chidambaram has been sent to judicial custody till March 24 in the INX Media money laundering case Further the court has rejected Kartis request for home food in Tihar Jail Karti has been accused of taking money to get a foreign investment clearance f

12-03-2018

Srinagar Three militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir the Army said on Monday The militants were identified  as Eesa Fazli of Soura area in Srinagar and Syed Owais Shafi of Kokernag The  identify of the third militant is yet to be ascert

12-03-2018

At least 20 students are feared trapped in a forest fire in Tamil Nadu’s Kurankani hills in Theni district on Sunday The Indian Air Force has been pressed into action to help in evacuation process Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said adding that the Southern Command is in touch with the Collecto

11-03-2018

Addressing a gathering in Malaysia Congress President Rahul Gandhi said he and his sister Priyanka have completely forgiven their father Rajiv Gandhis killers We were very upset and hurt and for many years we were quite angry he added Rahul further said In politics when you mess with the wrong force

11-03-2018

New Delhi French President Emmanuel Macron on Saturday said he wanted Paris to be NewDelhi’s best partner in Europe as he started a fourday trip to India aimed at ratcheting up security and energy ties MrMacron who was welcomed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his arrival late Friday said “ colle

11-03-2018

Mumbai Approximately 30000 farmers from across the state of Maharashtra have reached Thane on Sunday to protest against the state government’s “antifarmer” policies The All India Kisan Sabha AIKS farmers have been demanding complete loan waiver from the government They started march on Wednesday an

11-03-2018

New Delhi Amid raging debates over the DMRC’s withdrawal from two Light Metro projects in the state Finance Minister Thomas Issac said the government do not wish to incur liability and would scrutinize the projects before executing them Such huge projects generate additional liability for the stat

10-03-2018

Thane Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui his wife and a lawyer have been summoned by Thane’s crime branch in connection with a Call Data Records CDR racket The duo have been summoned after some of the arrested accused had told the police that an advocate named Rizwan Siddiqui had obtained the CDR of the act

10-03-2018

The government of Telangana on Thursday launched Women Entrepreneurship Hub WEHub Indias first stateled incubator for women entrepreneurs The incubator will help women entrepreneurs establish their own enterprises by providing services including seed funding mentoring and business guidance Deepthi R

09-03-2018

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation DMRC has said it was forced to withdraw from Keralas Metro project in Thiruvananthapuram and Kozhikode after the state government failed to sign the project agreement that was submitted 15 months ago Stating that it had started preparatory work in 2016 the DMRC said

09-03-2018

NewDelhi The Supreme today quashed the High Court that annulled the marriage between Hadiya and Shafin Jahan The verdict is passed by a bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud on a petition filed by Shefin Jahan “The marriage is legal and the high

08-03-2018

New Delhi Fugitive mafia don Dawood Ibrahim’s aide Farooq Takla  was arrested here today by the CBI after he arrived from Dubai the agency’s spokesperson saidFarooq Taklawas at the immigaration office of the Delhi Airport when a CBI team arrested him as an Interpol Red Corner notice had been issue

08-03-2018

Hyderabad Telangana government has announced a special casual leave to all the female employees on the occasion of International Women’s Day in the State on Thursday Mean while the National Highways Authority of India has also announced that it will deploy an all –women staff on at least one of its

08-03-2018

Three railway stations under the South Central Railway SCR zone will be fullymanaged by women todaywhich is celebrated as International Womens DayThe move is aimed at boosting the morale of the women employeesThe SCR has taken the initiative to make Chandragiri railway station in Guntakal division B

07-03-2018

The Supreme Court today directed the CBSE not to make Aadhaar number mandatory for enrolment of students appearing in NEET 2018 and other all India exams A fivejudge constitution bench headed by chief justice Dipak Misra directed the CBSE to upload the information on their website Earlier in the day

07-03-2018

Bollywood actor Jeetendra has reportedly been booked for a sexual assault case in Shimla Jeetendra’s cousin has claimed she was assaulted in a city hotel 47 years ago  when she was 18 and he was 28 when she stayed with Jeetendra The victim is expected to record her statement before a magistrate and

07-03-2018

Karnatakas most senior anticorruption officer its Lokayukta was hospitalized today after he was stabbed repeatedly at his office in Bengaluru Justice P Vishwanatha Shetty a former high court judge who was named the states anticorruption ombudsman last year was attacked by a man who went to him with

07-03-2018

Delhi and Mumbai airport has been ranked the world’s best on airport service quality ranking in the highest category of handling over million passengers per annum With 635 million passengers flying through the Delhi airport in 2017 It has become the seventh busiest airport in Asia and among the top

07-03-2018

The unrest over the vandalism of statues of iconic leaders intensified on Wednesday Now Miscreants have targeted a statue of Dalit icon Dr B R Ambedkar in Uttarpradesh’s Meerut Members of the Dalit community held protests and blocked traffic in Mawana Meerut after Ambedkar’s statue was vandalised by

07-03-2018

Thane Renowned  criminal lawyer Shyam Keswani on Tuesday said The Fugitive mafia don Dawood Ibrahim is willing to return to India and face all charges against him if the government keeps him in Mumbai’s Arthur Road Jail Dawood offered the conditional return a few years ago too but the government ref

07-03-2018

NEW DELHI Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday ‘strongly’ condemned the incidents of vandalism reported from various parts of the country “Incidents of toppling of statues have been reported from certain parts of the country MHA has taken serious  notes of such incidents of vandalism PM also s

07-03-2018

BENGLURU   A helicopter shuttle service was opened in Bengluru airport and the city in a bid to provide last mile connectivity The Bengluru  International Airport Limited BIAL located in Devanahalli about 40 km from the city centre had tied up with helicopter service provider Thumby Aviation to ferr

06-03-2018

New Delhi India has been ranked the fourth most powerful military power in the world According to the Global Fire Power Index 2017 India’s military strength is second only to that of the US Russia and China The Indian military has a total of 4207250 personnel while China has 3712500 personnel and t

06-03-2018

Gujarat At least 30 people were killed and several others were injured when a truck carrying a marriage party fell off a bridge near Ranghola village of Bhavnagar state highway early on today morning Police said the marriage party was on their way from  Anida village to Tatam village However the tr

06-03-2018

Agartala A statue of communist icon Lenin has been pulled down by some people with an excavator machine at Belonia in South Tripura district the police said today with the CPIM holding BJP workers responsible for it Days after the Left Front was voted out of power in the state Tripura CPIM distric

06-03-2018

Four people including a militant were killed in a shoot out with security forces Sunday night in south Kashmirs Shopian district A mobile check post of the security forces at Pohan in Shopian was fired upon around 8 pm sparking a gunfight In a retaliatory operation one terrorist was neutralised said

04-03-2018

The first picture of Sridevis ashes being immersed in the Indian Ocean in Rameswaram Tamil Nadu by husband Boney Kapoor along with their daughters has come up on social media Late actress Sridevis ashes have been immersed in the pilgrimage town of Rameswaram Tamil Nadu by her husband Boney Kapoor an

04-03-2018

The central government has approved ₹2919 crore under Nirbhaya Fund to create eight safe cities with a special focus on women safety The cities will have patrolled public spaces and quicker response systems to curb crimes against women The cities listed by the Centre are Delhi Mumbai Chennai Ahmedab

03-03-2018

Several farmer organisations from Gujarat have announced a fiveday protest in Gandhi nagar to press for their demands for debt waiver payment of crop insurance Narmada water allocation and a host of other issues Not only the government of Gujarat is not paying attention it even does not allow us to

03-03-2018

Bengaluru A 37 – year –old man arrested under the Arms Act for illegal possession of ammunition is being questioned in connection with the murder of kannada tabloid Editor Gauri Lankesh in the city nearly six months ago police said on Friday “KT Naveen Kumar was taken into custody by a Special Inve

03-03-2018

Shillong Counting of votes in three northeastern states – Meghalaya Nagaland and Tripura– began at 8 am on Saturday Tripura was the first of these States to go to the polls on February 18 followed by Meghalaya and Nagaland on February 27 Repolling in 19 booths across the three States due to EVM ma

03-03-2018

After tomato prices in Tamil Nadu declined from ₹20 to ₹2 several farmers dumped their tomato harvest into the lakes in the state Surplus tomatoes were produced instead of longseason crops such as bananas and sugarcanes as irrigation water was available for only three months farmers union member sai

02-03-2018

Students appearing for Punjab School Examination Board’s Class 12 exams at government schools in Ludhiana had to sit on the floor to write their first exam on Wednesday The schools didnt have sufficient number of benches and had placed mats on the floor for the examinees Some schools had to declare

02-03-2018

Delhi The Railways will not levy the Merchant Discount Rate charges on passengers for booking railway tickets on payments made through debit cards for transaction of value up to one lakh rupees This will be applicable to passengers who buy tickets at the counters or through IRCTC websites The railw

02-03-2018

A criminal case under the Indecent Representation of Women Act has been filed on Friday on the controversial cover page of the Malayalam women’s magazine Grilalakshmi which shows a woman gazing at the reader with a gentle smile on her lips and an infant at her breast Magazine Grilakshmi has challen

02-03-2018

Delhi A day ahead of Holi students and teachers from Delhi University on Thursday staged protests outside Delhi Police headquarters over incidents where female students were hit allegedly with semenfilled balloons Claiming that such attacks were against the dignity of women protesters raised slogan

02-03-2018

Mumbai The State Bank of India SBI raised the key oneyear marginal cost of funds based lending rate MCLR by 20 basis points to 815 per cent from 795 per cent India’s largest public sector lender said the new MCLR will be effective from March 12018 Following suit the Punjab National Bank PNB and ICIC

02-03-2018

India and Jordan on Thursday renewed their support to the Palestinian cause as the two sides signed 12 agreements including one on defence cooperation following a bilateral meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and King of Jordan Abdullah II Ibn Al Hussein Both leaders renewed their support a

01-03-2018

A supplier has been booked for providing fake jewellery for a mass marriage programme organised by the Uttar Pradesh government after eight women returned their ornaments saying they werent made of silver District social welfare departments role is also being assessed an official said Auraiya distri

01-03-2018

Nirav Modi accused in the massive PNB Scam has refused to join the CBI investigation citing business engagements abroadMeanwhile the estimation of the fraud has increased to roughly Rs 12650 cr Days ago CBI had summoned him through email After his refusal to return it has issued him a stricter summo

01-03-2018

A woman wrestler and a boxer were attacked with acid by three persons on their way to a stadium in Uttar Pradeshs Meerut The attack was led by a woman who had an argument with one of the victims when both of them were visiting their relatives in jail The Supreme Court had banned open sale of acid in

01-03-2018

New Delhi A Blue Corner notice was issued  on Wednesday against diamond jeweler Nirav Modi and hi uncle Mehul Choksi of Gitanjali Group in connection with the Rs 12600 crore Punjab National Bank fraud case an official saidAn Income Tax department official said the Blue Corner notice – to locate ide

01-03-2018

Kanchipuram Senior pontiff of the Kanchi Sankara Mutt Sankaracharya Jayendra Saraswathi passed away on Wednesday at a private hospital in Kanchipuram“The 69th Acharya of Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam Jagadguru Pujyashri Jayendra Saraswathi Shankaracharya Swamigal attained Siddhi at 900 am on  Wednesda

01-03-2018

Late actress Sridevi who passed away on Saturday night was cremated with the state Honours and received a gun salute at her funeral on wednesday in Mumbai Her body wrapped in tricolor was taken to the crematorium in a truck decorated with white daisies Several Bollywood celebrities attended the pray

28-02-2018

Jayendra saraswathy the 69th Shankaracharya of the Sri Kanchi Kamakoti peetam passed away following a cardiac arrest The 82year old seer was rushed to a private hospital this morning   after he complained of uneasinesshospital sources said Jayendra Saraswathi was the senior pontiff of the mutt found

28-02-2018

Chennai Bollywood celebrities and fans of Sridevi flocked to the residence of her brotherin –law Anil Kapoor to pay last respect Sridevi’s two daughters Khushi and upcoming actor Jahnvi are staying at the house Among those who visited to see Sridevi for the last time were Farah Khan Farhan Akhtar T

28-02-2018

Union Minister CR Chaudhary on Monday said nearly three crore fake and duplicate ration cards were cancelled with the help of Aadhaar in the last three years of NDA government Adding that 82 ration cards have been linked with Aadhaar the minister said it had helped ensure that food was being deliver

27-02-2018

The government on Tuesday announced a significant reduction in airfare for those going on the Haj a month after it scrapped subsidies for the pilgrimage Union Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi described the move as a major step He said by Stating that pilgrims were politically and economically ex

27-02-2018

After a series of shocking developments relating to Sridevis death case investigationDubai Police has finallycleared the release of actor Sridevis mortal remains to the Indian consulate and her family three days after her death so that they can start the embalming process  The funeral will take plac

27-02-2018

New Delhi The Central government has allotted 169 crore for Kerala Ockhi relief fund The decision in this regard was taken at the meeting convened by Union  home minister Rajnath Singh on Monday But Kerala  had demanded a whopping amount of Rs 7340 crore In the meeting it was also decided to allot

27-02-2018

The Northern Railways has decided to introduce an allweather glassroof AC train with 40 seats in Kashmir in order to enhance tourism in the valley The train will have Vistadome coaches which will have rotatablepushback seats GPSbased information system LED lights and automatic sliding compartment do

26-02-2018

Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik made a sculpture of late actress Sridevi at Puri beach in Odisha while tweeting Tribute to one of the brightest stars of Indian cinema Sridevi Meanwhile Karnatakabased cartoonist Satish Acharya dedicated a sketch to the late actress Sridevi passed away in Dubai on Satur

26-02-2018

Dubai Police has stated that actress Sridevis death occurred due to drowning in her hotel apartment’s bathtub following loss of consciousness As per media reports by UAE publications traces of alcohol were found in her blood The reports added that under the influence of alcohol Sridevi reportedly lo

26-02-2018

Tejaswin Shankar took India’s athletics fraternity by storm as he broke his own high jump record by clearing a height of 228m at the Big 12 Indoor Athletics Championships in Ames Iowa This effort secured the Kansas State University student a bronze medal but the more impressive fact is that the heig

26-02-2018

Indian boxer Vikas Krishan won a gold medal and was named the best boxer of the tournament at the 69th Strandja Memorial boxing tournament in Bulgaria Amit Panghal also won a gold medal at the tournament Fivetime world champion M C Mary Kom had to be content with a silver medal after going down in t

26-02-2018

NewDelhi Extremely shocked to hear the sad news of the demise of T S R Subramanian He was the tallest amongst all and is a big loss for the fraternity and the nation Deepest condolences to all family members We hope and pray that your ideas and thoughts will continue to guide us the IAS association

26-02-2018

Goa Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar was admitted to the staterun Goa Medical College hospital this evening after he complained of abdominal pain Health Minister Vishwajit Rane said he was suffering from dehydration and was responding to treatment “We have posted specialist doctors who are monit

26-02-2018

Delhi The government has proposed a new bill to regulate use  of pesticides by suggesting stiff penalties and imprisonment to violatorsThe draft Pesticides Management Bill PMB 2017 released by the Agriculture Ministry last week aims at ensuring availability of quality pesticides allow its use only a

26-02-2018

Bhopal When it comes to security of the countrys borders the IndoTibetan Border Police ITBP wants to leave no stone unturned and has now geared up to even break the language barrier with their Chinese counterparts With this aim around 25 jawans and officials of the ITBP will take up a oneyear certif

25-02-2018

Haryana Political war of words on the Haryana Government’s plan to introduce recitation of Gayatri Mantra during the morning prayers in government schools of state Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar says moral values to be inculcated in children Moral values too must be inculcated in childre

25-02-2018

Mumbai  Veteran Actress Sridevi passed away this morning She was in Dubai for attending her nephew Mohit Marwah’s wedding As per latest reports Sridevi’s body will leave from Dubai at 930 pm IST and will arrive in Pawan Hans Mumbai at midnight around 2 am3 am Celebrities will supposedly pay their r

25-02-2018

DelhiThe National Highways Authority of India  is planning to have  a pilot project  on the DelhiMumbai highway soon The pilot project is expected to run for one year and involves implementing a satellitebased electronic toll collection system running on GPS and mobile telecommunication technology f

25-02-2018

Mumbai The air outside Sridevi’s residence is heavy with grief as fans of the veteran actor continue to queue up to catch one last glimpse of their ‘Chandni’ Ever  since the news broke out Sridevi’s Lokhandwala home  witnessed a steady stream of ardent fans assembling  outside her house to pay thei

25-02-2018

Indian Cinema world condoled and expressed their grief on the sudden demise of Veteran actress SrideviThe stars with whom Sridevi acted in number of hits expressed their grief on their twitter handles “I’m Shocked and very disturbed I’ve lost a dear friend and the industry has lost a true legend My

25-02-2018

New Delhi President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday mourned the death of veteran actress Sridevi who died in Dubai after suffering a cardiac arrest  Shocked to hear of passing of movie star Sridevi She has left millions of fans heartbroken Her performances in films such

25-02-2018

 Late Legendary actress Sridevi born on August 13 1963 as Shree Amma Yanger Ayyapan to Telugu mother Rajeswari and Tamil father Ayyapan and began her career as a child artiste in the age of 4 in South Indian Film Industry Transcending the barrier of language she emerged asthe reigning queen of the t

25-02-2018

Mumbai Veteran Bollywood actress Srideviwho had an illustrious career spanning over four decadespassed away in Dubai She was 54 According to the family sourcesthe actor wife of producer BoneyKapoor reportedly died due to cardiac arrest late in the night in Dubai where she had gone along with her fa

25-02-2018

A picture of Major Kumud Dogra attending her martyred husbands funeral holding their 5dayold daughter in her arms is doing rounds on the internet Major Dogra was seen in full Army uniform paying last tributes to her husband Wing Commander D Vats who died in an unfortunate Indian Air Force plane cras

24-02-2018

PNB has denied reports that cricketer Virat Kohli will discontinue endorsing the bank terming the claims as totalling false and incorrect This comes after reports claimed that Kohli might terminate his contract with PNB over the 177billion fraud case against jeweller Nirav Modi PNB also said that it

24-02-2018

Czech Republics Ester Ledecka became the first woman to claim gold medals in two sports at a Winter Olympics after claiming her second one in a snowboarding event at the PyeongChang Winter Games on Saturday Ledecka who is primarily a snowboarder had earlier registered a shock victory in the Alpine s

24-02-2018

In a tragic incident nine school children were killed and 24 others were injured after a vehicle came crashing into the school compound and then rammed into a building The incident took place in Bihars  Muzaffarpur on Saturday just after the school ended The children were crossing the road when a Bo

24-02-2018

Microsoft has opened a new 165 million campus in Dublin Ireland which features a digital lake an LED waterfall and an indoor mountain The 365000square foot campus is called One Microsoft Place and houses five restaurants including a Street Cafe which serves street food to the employees The facility

24-02-2018

Thiruvananthapuram The Centre today sought a report from the government over lynching to death of a tribal man for allegedly stealing articles from some shops at Agali in Palakkad district UnionTribal Affairs MinisterJual Oram said a report has been sought from the state chief secretary over the de

24-02-2018

Chennai  PrimeMinister Narendra Modi will on Saturday launch the TamilNadu government’s Amma Two wheeler Scheme here on the occasion of late Chief Minister J Jayalalitha’s birth anniversary The scheme which aims at providing 50 per cent subsidy to all the working women to buy two – wheelers was a

24-02-2018

New Delhi After Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi the CBI has registered a case against a Delhi based jewellery exporter for an alleged bank loan fraud to the tune of Rs 390 crore towards Oriental bank of Commerce The CBI has booked Dwaraka Das Seth International Pvt Ltd for the alleged fraud Before  Six

24-02-2018

New Delhi   Breaking his silence over the Rs 11400 crore fraud at the India’s second biggest PSU bank PrimeMinister Narendra Modi today warned of stringent action those involved in financial irregularities and said loot of public money will not be tolerated Days after the Punjab National Bank PNB

24-02-2018

The Supreme Court on Friday held that an accused cannot be released on bail as a matter of right even if the person was not arrested during the investigationA bench of Justices A K Sikri and Ashok Bhushan interpreted Section 88 of the Criminal Procedure Code CrPC to hold that the provision did not c

23-02-2018

India is all set to roll out the red carpet and sign a slew of strategic pacts with Jordan during the visit of King Abdullah II from February 27 as the Narendra Modi government is keen to woo the Arab nation that has traditionally been a Pakistan ally Abdullah had accorded special honour to Prime Mi

23-02-2018

Tamil Nadu state health department on Wednesday launched a cosmetic surgery clinic in a government medical college offering free breast implants surgery The clinic in Stanley Medical College aims to provide the poor in Tamil Nadu an opportunity to avail of beauty treatment that is restricted to the

23-02-2018

The Delhi Police on Friday visited Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal’s residence and seized hard disks containing recordings of 21 CCTV cameras in connection with the Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash assault case by AAP MLAs on Monday night Reacting to the police search for evidence Kejriwal wrote o

23-02-2018

The Jharkhand High Court on Friday rejected the bail application of RJD chief Lalu Prasad who is serving jail sentence in Ranchi in a fodder scam Lalu on January 6 was sentenced to three and a half years of imprisonment in one of the six fodder scam cases RC 64A96 after he was convicted for fraudu

23-02-2018

The Canadian Prime Minister on his weeklong visit to India met with the President of India Ram Nath Kovind at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi on Friday after his meeting with top business leaders of India and Canada The meeting with the chief executives from both countries was based on business

23-02-2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi finally broke his silence on Justin Trudeaus visit to India as he posted on Twitter saying that he looks forward to meeting the Canadian PM Modi added that he is particularly looking forward to meeting Trudeaus children Xavier EllaGrace and HadrienTrudeau is scheduled to

22-02-2018

The Central Bureau of Investigation CBI on Thursday registered a case and booked five persons on charges of uploading and circulating child pornography through a Whatsapp group called KidsXXX that had 119 members from India and abroad The agency has arrested one of the five alleged administrators of

22-02-2018

A MLA has reportedly suggested Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje to perform Yajna to rid the Assembly House of the influence of ghosts The deaths of two sitting MLAs within six months have made legislators wary as they fear that the Assembly building may have come under the influence of socal

22-02-2018

A new 90acre city park  Delhi’s own version of Manhattan’s central park will open its doors to visitors on Thursday Located adjacent to Humayun’s Tomb in Nizamuddin in the grounds which previously housed a government nursery the new park will be roughly the same size as the sprawling Lodhi Gardens T

22-02-2018

New Delhi The Supreme Court which is hearing the case of the alleged forcible religious conversion of Kerala woman Hadiya on today reiterated its question if the Kerala High Court had the authority to annul a marriage between two consenting adults “Can there be a roving inquiry into matrimonial rel

22-02-2018

THANE The ED today said it has frozen mutual funds and shares worth Rs 9452 crore of the Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi groups in connection with a moneylaundering probe against them in the Rs 11400crore alleged fraud at the Punjab National Bank PNB It also seized nine highend luxury cars of Modi as p

22-02-2018

Mumbai Strand book stall one of the most popular book stalls for generations in Mumbai will shut down by the end of this month The bookstall will see its end a day after its founder T N Shanbhag’s ninth death anniversary which falls on February 27 The 70 year old bookstall was founded in 1948  near

22-02-2018

THANE In the wake of the Punjab National Bank fraud case the Enforcement Directorate on Wednesday sealed the residence of Gili India Limited director Aniyath Shivraman at Kalyan in Maharashtra’s Thane district The ED also Seized several important documents related to  the  Punjab National Bank

22-02-2018

Flying officer Avani Chaturvedi on Monday made history by becoming the first  indian woman to fly a fighter aircraft solo Chaturvedi achieved  the distinction on February 19 flying  a  MiG 21 “Bison” which has virtually the highest landing and take off speed in the world 340 kmph She undertook the

22-02-2018

New Delhi Feb 21 There is no hike in the examination fee for the railways says Railway Minister Piyush Goyal Addressing the concerns of the candidates who are set to apply for the 90000 posts for which the national transporter had advertised in January and February the minister said the exam fee was

21-02-2018

The Employees Provident Fund Organisation EPFO on Wednesday lowered the interest rate to 855 for the financial year 201718 compared to 865 for 201617 This is the second straight year for which the provident fund body manages a corpus of over ₹11 lakh crore has reduced the interest rate Notably the i

21-02-2018

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau has said that his visit to India is not about handshakes and photoopportunities and is rather is about the close IndiaCanada ties It is also peopletopeople ties it is also cultural economic and business There are so many different ways you can engage he addedis comments ca

21-02-2018

The Department of Telecommunications DoT has denied reports claiming that it is implementing a 13digit mobile number system for consumers It clarified that a directive for 13digit number system was issued exclusively for machinetomachine M2M SIM cards used for direct communication among electronic d

21-02-2018

Commuters of the Delhi Metro can now use their Metro smart cards on feeder buses and for parking at 13 stations The move is part of Common Mobility Card project and is aimed at ensuring lastmile connectivity to commuters which was introduced on January 8 for 250 select buses These cards can be used

21-02-2018

 New Delhi Supreme Court on Wednesday deferred hearing on a PIL Seeking immediate court monitored probe into  Rs 11 400 Crore Nirav Modi – PNB scam The Centre opposed the PIL seeking independent investigation and deportation of Nirav Modi The case will  now be heard on March 16  The apex court  obs

21-02-2018

New Delhi The department of Telecom  has issued a directive instructing all telecom operators  in the country to start  issuing  13 digit  mobile numbers to M2M customers from October 18 onwards The deadline for completion of the same has been set for December 31 2018 Further it has been stated tha

21-02-2018

 New Delhi The CBI has arrested a GM – rank officer of the PNB in connection with the alleged Rs 11400 crore fraud involving billionaire jewelers Nirav Modi and his uncle Mehul Choksi officials said Rajesh Jindal who was the Branch  Head at PNB Brady House branch during 200911 was taken into cus

21-02-2018

A Kerala woman whose marriage to a Muslim man was annulled after being termed love jihad has told the Supreme Court she wanted to exercise her freedom of religion and choice of marriage In an affidavit Akhila who was renamed Hadiya after conversion contended that she was a Muslim and wanted to live

20-02-2018

Gandhi Nagar railway station of Jaipur became the first main line railway station in India to be fully managed by women The station situated in the heart of the city has a strength of about 40 staff members Majority of the women personnel deputed a few days back joined hands with other women working

20-02-2018

Doctors removed 80kg of polythene waste from the stomach of a cow at Patna’s Bihar Veterinary College on Wednesday highlighting the disastrous impact plastic bags can have on the health of stray animals that often eat out of garbage bins Dr GD Singh assistant professor at the department of surgery a

20-02-2018

As the  dalit students of a government school in Kullu district were segregated at a live telecast of Prime Minister Narendra Modis programme last week on Monday ordered an inquiry into an incident The Pariksha Par Charcha event which was held in New Delhi on Friday was telecast across the country I

19-02-2018

As part of the ongoing Clean Air for Delhi Campaign Environment Minister Imran Hussain on February 19 flagged off the AntiSmog Gun campaign from the Delhi Secretariat for the third time This gun will be used on PWD roads during nonpeak hours for checking its capabilities in reducing air pollutionCle

19-02-2018

After protests in Bihar and Kerala the railways  relaxed the upper age limit of employing people in various categories and said the option of taking the recruitment exam in regional languages including Bangla and Malayalam would be made available In a statement the railways said in the exam for assi

19-02-2018

The Karnataka education department to ensure safety and security of question papers during the upcoming SSLC and second year preuniversity final exams the State Department of Primary and Secondary Education will install GPS tracking system in the vehicles used for transportation of question papers T

19-02-2018

A woman in Muzaffarpur died after consuming acid in place of water given to her by a staff of a private hospital Shyamali Devi 60 was admitted to the hospital after she underwent an eye surgery When Shyamali Devi asked for water to take medicines she was handed over a bottle with a clear liquid It t

19-02-2018

India is looking with renewed interest at the muchdelayed multibilliondollar TurkmenistanAfghanistanPakistanIndia TAPI gas pipeline that will connect Central Asia with South AsiaIndia along with representatives of all the other three countries is expected to participate in the groundbreaking ceremon

19-02-2018

The WCIT is being organized for the time in the country and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will deliver inaugurate the summit through a video conference which will have the whos who of the global IT industry in attendance according to senior official of the state IT department Since Nasscom is the hos

18-02-2018

The Union Public Service Commission UPSC has announced the results of the Indian Engineering Services IES preliminary examination 2018 The candidates can check at the commissions official website upscgovin for more information The qualified candidates are further advised to refer to the Rules of the

18-02-2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday 18 February laid the foundation stone of the Navi Mumbai International Airport in a ceremony attended by Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and other minister from the Centre and the state The PM reached Mumbai in the afternoon today where he was rece

18-02-2018

Cubbon Park police had filed an FIR against Mohammed Nalapad son of Shanthi Nagar MLA NA Harris for attacking a youth along with his friends after an argument at pub in UB City Mall Vidvat a MBA graduate and son of businessmen Lokanatha had gone to pub Fergy Cafe in UB City to have dinner with his f

18-02-2018

The district administration of Nagpur has decided to construct two public toilets in the city for members of the transgender community The move comes after representatives of the Sarthi Trust which works for the community met District Collector Sachin Kurve and demanded separate public toilets and m

18-02-2018

A video of  Janardan Mishra Bharatiya Janata Party BJP MP cleaning a school toilet in Madhya Pradeshs Rewas Khajuha Village went viral on various social media During his inspection run in the staterun school in Nayi Garhi the mnister cleaned the toilet after it had clogged and been out of use due to

18-02-2018

The carcass of a dolphin has come floating to the Ravindranath Tagore beach  on Sunday Aquatic life specialists and forest department officials have visited the spot and inspected the dead dolphin They guess that the dolphin might have died a week ago The pourakarmikas will bury the carcass in the s

18-02-2018

A 36yearold man named Gurudayal Dilbagrai Trikha  resident of Gandhi Nagar locality of Nashik with an extra finger on his left hand struggled for eight months to get an Aadhaar card as centres turned him away due to the difficulty in collecting his fingerprints Even meeting the government officials

17-02-2018

The Supreme Court on Friday said election candidates will have to disclose their source of income along with that of their spouse and dependents A bench of justice J Chelameswar and justice S Abdul Nazeer was hearing the public interest litigation filed by Lok Prahari an NGO that fights corruption T

17-02-2018

In the much awaited verdict on Cauvery Dispute  the Supreme Court on Friday reduced Tamil Nadus quota of Cauvery water to 17725 thousand million cubic feet TMC from the 192 TMC awarded to the state by Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal in 2007 and also pronounced that Karnataka be given additional 14

16-02-2018

Thane Thane Municipal Transport TMT is set to make safe travel for women In its 201819 budget the body focused on the installation of CCTV cameras and panic buttons in buses as well as the introduction of women’s special buses “Under the Center’s Nirbhaya scheme every TMT bus will have a panic butt

16-02-2018

Indian railways have announced that the reservation charts which is regularly pasted over the coach of the train will not be done from 1st march onwards in all trains of sourthern Railway The system of pasting their reservation charts was scrutinized for the last 3 months on a test basis successfull

16-02-2018

Two Indian Air Force Pilots were killed on Thursday after a microlight aircraft they were flying in crashed at Majuli District in AssamThe accident took place around 1230 PM when microlight virus SW 80 which had 2 Pilots crashed at Sumoimari an isolated location on the worlds largest river IslandThe

16-02-2018

Guntur Doctors are known as life savers and a little mistake while performing a surgery can cost a patient his or her life A doctor in one of the largest government hospitals in Andhra Pradesh had to conduct a delicate plastic surgery in mobile light as the lights over the operation table went off T

15-02-2018

Bengaluru At least three labourers have died in Bengaluru and one was critically injured after a fivestoreyed underconstruction building collapsed at Kasavanahallis Sarjapur road in Bengaluru on Thursday Many people are feared to be trapped under the debris after the building collapsed Police and St

15-02-2018

A picture of Rajasthan Health Minister and BJP leader Kalicharan Saraf urinating on a wall in Jaipur has surfaced online Meanwhile the minister has refused to comment on the act saying it wasnt a big issue Ajmer MP Dr Raghu Sharma said that Saraf should apologize for urinating in public “Govt talks

15-02-2018

As the farmers in  Maharashtra lost crops around 2 lakh hectares of land in Marathwada and Vidarbha  due to hailstorm and unseasonal rains The state has also sought financial assistance of Rs200 crore from the Centre to compensate farmers for the losses While 1800 villages from 16 districts were aff

15-02-2018

A 28yearold woman named Puneet Kaur from Punjab died after her hair got entangled in the wheel of a gokart tearing her scalp off her head at an amusement park in Pinjore Victim  was a resident of Rampura Phul in Bathinda and was visiting the park — Aqua Village — along with her husband Amardeep Sing

15-02-2018

Bangaluru The Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited is designating the first 2 days of the front car as women only on experimental basis to ensure they are not inconvenienced while insisting that there will not be any segregation in using the cars Speaking at an event Bharat Earth Movers Limite

15-02-2018

The Delhi Police on Wednesday said that they had arrested a wanted Indian Mujahideen IM operative who had purportedly escaped from the scene of the 2008 Batla House encounter in the national Capital and was allegedly involved in serial blasts in Delhi Ahmedabad Varanasi Faizabad Lucknow and Jaipur T

14-02-2018

Indias secondlargest public lender Punjab National Bank on Wednesday it had detected some “fraudulent and unauthorised” transactions worth about 177 billion at one of its branches in Mumbai The bank said the transactions were for the benefit of a few select account holders with their apparent conniv

14-02-2018

New Delhi Customs officials at Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport caught three passengers who were smuggling gold granules worth of Rs 20 lakh and mixed  it with an orange – flavoured fruit drink mix But based on specific input customs officials seized the consignment and segregated the go

14-02-2018

Everyone is celebrating valentine’s day all over the world While we celebrate love we must not forget another importance of the day Its National donor day too Organ donation is still a big dilemma before law Only close relatives of the needy could donate organ to himher Thus many die due to lack of

14-02-2018

Lucknow University has issued a circular telling students not to wander inside its premises on Valentine’s Day The university in the circular dated February 10 said that disciplinary action would be taken against those who violate the directive In Muzaffarnagar city the Shiv Sena conducted a “stick

13-02-2018

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday said that the suburban railway network s plan charted by his ministry for Bengaluru would not only cut completion time but also project costs Giving details about the proposed project Goyal said the time and cost of procuring land has been cut by taking a dec

13-02-2018

Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje who hold finance portfolio presents announces setting up a farmer loan relief commission where farmers can approach and present their side for getting relief on merit basis She while announcing the state budget in the Rajasthan Assembly on Monday announced a onetime fa

13-02-2018

Construction of civilian houses adjacent to the boundary wall of Army camps is a problem across the country Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said Minister was in Jammu to visit the people injured in Saturday’s terror attack on the Army camp in Sunjuwan “Civil constructions are taking place near

13-02-2018

National football champions of India Aizawl FC have been left redfaced after pictures of the club’s U15 team sitting on the floor during a train journey from KolKata to Guwahati made the rounds on social media The team was returning from Goa after losing to eventual champions Minerva Punjab FC in t

13-02-2018

The government has proposed amending the central motor vehicles rules 1989 to include Aadhar as proof of an applicants age and address for acquiring a driving licence The draft notification for the amendment has been submitted to the Law Ministry Applicants who do not have Aadhar can submit their pa

11-02-2018

The Centre has released nearly Rs 9940 crore to the states so far for the Smart Cities Mission with Maharashtra accounting for the highest amount of Rs 1378 crorefollowed by Madhya Pradesh getting Rs 984 crore according to government data The Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry has announced 99 citi

11-02-2018

  You drive the vehicle  just looking in the rear view mirror which will cause accidents This country cannot be run

11-02-2018

A 25yearold woman  named Munni delivered a baby girl outside the emergency ward of Civil Hospital Gurgaon on Friday after she was allegedly denied an ultrasound test before the delivery due to lack of Aadhaar card Munni reportedly had her Aadhaar number and voter ID but the hospital asked for a phys

10-02-2018

Noida A 17yearold boy was killed after his motorbike was hit by a DTC bus on Friday morning  As per reports the teenager who was on his way to write his Board exams was rushed to two hospitals where he was refused treatment and eventually succumbed to his injuries  The deceased identified as Noida

10-02-2018

Those who had earlier doubted Baba Ramdevs intentions about promoting good health seem to have had a miraculous change of heart Smoking marijuana has often been defended by its patrons citing its medicinal properties and they couldnt be prouder to have finally found their spokesperson in Ramdev or

10-02-2018

New Delhi Indian railways had identified more than 13000 employees in its ranks who are on “unauthorized” leave for a long time and initiated disciplinary action to terminate their services it said Friday The move is aimed at improving the performance of the organization and to boost  the morale of

10-02-2018

New Delhi The government has made it mandatory for banks to sanction education loans only through  the only process via NSDL portal and asked them not to take any application in physical form The resolution  has been considered to make education loan disbursement process transparent and more efficie

10-02-2018

A record was set on the second day of Rajim Kumbh Mela in Chhattisgarh after over 2100 saints and locals blew shankh conch shells together Golden Book of World Records certified the record Adding that the sound of conch shells soothed the environment the state minister Brijmohan Agrawal said We want

10-02-2018

The government has asked educational institutions across the country including IITs to facilitate live telecast of ‘Pareeksha Pe Charcha’ — Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s interactive programme with students to destress them before exams The University Grants Commission on Thursday sent a letter to a

09-02-2018

Spicejet flight tire burst during takeoff at Chennai The passengers and the crew  were saved in the nick of time as the flight suffered a tyre burst on Thursday after it took off from the Chennai airport The airplane crew decided to turn back the flight immediately and managed to land safely at the

08-02-2018

As a part of safety measures railways is all set to install four CCTV cameras in each coach of all Shatabdi Rajdhani and Duronto trains soonTwentythree pairs of Rajdhani 26 pairs of Shatabdi and 18 pairs of Duronto trains would have the facility Vishwesh Chaube General Manager Northern Railway said

08-02-2018

The Centre on Thursday said that the government is not planning to remove Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution from the curriculum in schools and colleges The development comes after Minister of State for Human Resource Development Satyapal Singh had claimed that Darwin’s evolution theory was “scien

08-02-2018

New Delhi A special bench of the Supreme Court headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra on Thursday asked parties before the Allahabad High Court in the  Babri Masjid Ram Janmabhoomi Dispute to file in two weeks English translation of documents The bench also comprising Justices Ashok Bhushan and SA Naze

08-02-2018

The JK government on Thursday suspended the superintendent of the Srinagar Central Jail  Hilal Ahmad in connection with the Pakistani terrorist Abu Hunzullahs escape from jail The police also arrested five persons suspected to have helped Hunzullah escape from the SMHS Hospital on Tuesday after kill

08-02-2018

New Delhi The Supreme Court on Thursday directed the Uttar Pradesh government to file within four weeks a vision document for protection and preservation of the Taj Mahal The apex court also directed the state government to explain why there was a sudden flurry of activities in and around the Taj M

08-02-2018

India has been watching the fate of the President of Male president Abdul yameen who has been accused of emergency and the arrest of former chief justice Abdul Gafoor and former president of Maldives Though no plan to deploy troops for the time being the reports suggest that India is intent on impos

07-02-2018

Rajastan Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s estranged wife Jashodaben met with an accident in Rajasthan’s Chittor district The accident happened when a car she was travelling rammed into a truck Jashodaben had a narrow escape and was rushed to a hospital in Chittorgarh The car she was travelling had si

07-02-2018

The Maharashtra government  has announced plans to develop mobile application for regulating auto rickshaws in pune making the service transparent and more efficient The app will be beneficial for commuters as most auto rickshaws  reportedly do not ferry customers for short distances an overcharge a

07-02-2018

In a strange series of events the temple priest from Mayiladuthurai’s Mayuranathaswami temple has been removed from service as he  a 1000yearold idol in a salwarkameez and dupatta instead of the traditional saree According to reports Raj whod joined the temple service six months ago to help his fath

06-02-2018

Tamil Film Producers Councilis all set to go on strike from March 1 while adding there will be no new film releases in theatres This is owing to exorbitant prices charged by digital service providers for screening of films The council added Andhra Pradesh Telangana Karnataka and Kerala will also pro

06-02-2018

21 people in Uttar Pradeshs Unnao tested positive for HIV that causes AIDS after a quack allegedly used the same syringe to administer injections to all of themUnnaos chief medical officer Dr SP Chaudhary said the human immunodeficiency virus cases were detected after the health department launched

06-02-2018

Ola has signed a memorandum of Understanding MoU with the government of Assam to pilot an appbased river taxi service in Guwahati which is the financial hub of Northeast  According to a statement from the company this MoU was signed during the Global Investors Summit Advantage Assamwhich is current

06-02-2018

The ship with 22 Indians on board had been released tweets external affairs minister Sushama Swaraj “I am happy to inform that Merchant Ship Marine Express with 22 Indian nationals on board has been released” Sushama tweeted She also thanked the assistance provided by the governments of Nigeria and

06-02-2018

A 43yearold Congress Seva Dal worker was shot dead by an unidentified person following an argument at GT Karnal Road this morning The accused who were rash driving shot the victim in the chest at the Bhalswa flyover as per police Deputy Commissioner of Police Northwest Aslam Khan said the deceased h

06-02-2018

New Delhi The nation’s meals security regulator has requested the states to roll out a challenge to make sure that devotees had been served secure prasad at locations of worship Every single day an estimated 300 million folks go to locations of worship throughout the nation and obtain meals which

06-02-2018

New Delhi A new policy in Indian railway which for the first time will have a database of workers engaged by contractors in nonoperational areas such as housekeeping cleaning consultancy training and other such services Therefore aims to keep an eye out for any violation of labour rights The comput

05-02-2018

New Delhi The Indian Railways is likely to setup Passenger Reservation System 40PRS41 counters at Post Offices across the country Currently around 280 post offices have PRS counters For this purpose it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Department of Posts Notably at present PRS counters

04-02-2018

Jammu  A jawan and two teenagers were injured as Pakistani troops violated ceasefire by targeting forward posts and villages along the Line of Control LoC in Poonch and Rajouri district The three were injured in the Shahpur sector of Poonch district in shelling from across the border which started t

04-02-2018

Surat Police arrested two owners of the governmentfunded ration shops in Gujarat’s Surat for stealing subsidized food grain with the help of a hacked software and unauthorized biometric Aadhaar data of beneficiaries Babubhai Boriwal 53 and Sampatlal Shah 61 were arrested on Saturday and were sent to

04-02-2018

The Indian government has designed a new loan scheme for the unemployed The Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Yojana PMRPYis  designed for the young educated population of the country that is unemployed Under this scheme the objective of this loan scheme is to give subsidized finance assistance to the educated

03-02-2018

Delhi Parents from thrissur of kerala seek mercy killing for their fiveyearoldson  The child is dumbblind and is not able to walk run or even stand straight Child can hear voice but he is not capable of recognizing it Thus he cries at every sound that he hears Parents visit centre claiming that due

03-02-2018

The Centre on Thursday informed the Supreme Court that the eightmonthold baby who was allegedly raped by her 28yearold cousin has been shifted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences AIIMS for better medical care This comes after the apex court directed two doctors from AIIMS to visit the vic

03-02-2018

Madhya Pradesh A 25yearold woman delivered a baby when she was forced to walk down the corridors of the government district hospital in Madhyapradesh and the infant died after falling to the floor The woman allegedly didn’t get a stretcher even she expressed inability to walk Civil Surgeon of Betul

02-02-2018

The government has made Permanent Account Number PAN mandatory for any entity conducting financial transactions of Rs 25 lakh or more Adding that an Aadharlike identity number is being developed for enterprises the government said PAN will also be used as a Unique Entity Number for nonindividuals fr

02-02-2018

Maharashtra A businessman has been arrested by Mumbai’s Juhu Police based on a complaint of stalking and criminal intimidation filed against him by actress Zeenath Aman On January 30 Aman had filed a molestation and stalking complaint against the businessman Mumbai police saidThe complaint has been

02-02-2018

In the Economic Intelligence Units Democratic Index India lost its 31st position and fallen down to 42nd position It is because of amid “rise of conservative religious ideologies” and increase in vigilantism and violence against minorities as well as other dissenting voices india came down on the li

01-02-2018

Amid BJP’s opposition to putting up of tippu Sultan’s portrait in the Delhi Assembly speaker Ram Niwas Goel on Wednesday said it wouldn’t be removed at cost and accused the party of creating controversies “ If anyone remove the Portrait I will take strict action” Goel  added

01-02-2018

While presenting the Union Budget 2018 Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced that the President’s monthly salary will be increased to Rs 5 lakh from the earlier Rs 15 lakh Further the Vice President’s monthly salary will be increased to Rs 4 lakh from Rs 125 lakh The government has proposed a law

01-02-2018

Soon after Suraj Pal Amu was to be produced in a Haryana court over statements he made on the film Padmaavatthe Karni Sena leader today resigned from the primary membership of Bharatiya Janata Party BJP On Monday Amu was scheduled to be produced before court but was admitted to hospital after he fel

01-02-2018

Srinagar  Pakistan on thursday violated ceasefire in nowshera sector of Rajouri district in Jammu and Kashmir 71 schools were closed in Lam due to heavy shelling  Measures are being taken for safety of people The DC of rajouri district in J K shahid chaudhary said On January 26 and 30 as well paki

01-02-2018

Assam A new integrated terminal building is to be built at Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport Guwahati Airports Authority of India AAI had already begun the work Civil aviation minister P Ashok Gajapathi Raju and CM Sarbananda Sonowal had laid down its foundation stone Total budget pla

01-02-2018

New delhi Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has announced an ambitious national Health protection scheme for 10 crore poor families Rupees 5 lakh will provide per family per year The scheme would be the worlds largest government funded health program ayushman Bharat program jaitley said He also propose

01-02-2018

New Delhi FM Arun Jaitley made it clear that this year budget will particularly focus on strengthening agriculture and rural economy taking care of senior citizens and development of infrastructure and working with States to get better quality of educationHe hailed his government as saying NDA led

01-02-2018

After a  strong earthquake of magnitude 61 jolted northern Afghanistan capital Kabulan tremors were felt in several regions of north India and Pakistan At least one person died and several others were injured in Balochistans Lasbela according to reports Meanwhile there have been no reports of casual

31-01-2018

According to Reports a woman lost one of her twins while giving birth at Gurugram government hospital as the ultra sound result failed to show the doctors that she was having twins Doctors at Sohna Civil Hospital examined the report of the ultrasound test conducted by a private diagnostic clinic tha

31-01-2018

A female passenger at Newark Liberty International Airport claimed that the United Airlines did not allow her emotional support peacock to board its flight even after buying an extra ticket for her peacock The airline said the peacock did not meet its guidelines due to its weight and size adding tha

31-01-2018

According to ReportsThe Ministry of Law  has rejected the Supreme Court Collegiums recommendation to elevate senior Advocate Indu Malhotra to the position of a Supreme Court judge She was the first ever female lawyer to be directly recommended for the SC judgeship

31-01-2018

 Munna 20  a  former employee of a distillery located in Phase 1 Industrial Area Chandigarh on Monday has drained out about 1 lakh litres of liquor It was an action of avenging as he has been fired from the distillery He said that he wanted them to suffer the loss like he did being out of the job 

31-01-2018

The government is planning to abolish all posts which have been vacant for more than five years and has directed all ministries and department to submit a comprehensive report on the matter In an office memorandum the Finance Ministry said it had asked all ministries and departments to submit an ac

31-01-2018

New Delhi Super Blue Blood Moon the first lunar eclipse of 2018 will appear today  A blue moon a total lunar eclipse and a supermoon will appear at the same time giving skywatchers a rare glimpse of Super Blue Blood Moon It is also referred to as a Blue Moon as there is only one full moon per calend

31-01-2018

The Indian Navy launched “INS Karanj’ the third Scorpene class submarine built at Mumbai’s Magazine Dock Shipbuilders Limited Admiral Sunil Lanba Chief of the Naval Staff was the chief guest on the occasion First of the Scopene class submarines INS Kalvari was commissioned in Mumbai last December T

31-01-2018

Passport will retain the last page with address and other personal details It can be used as address proof And it will not wear orange jackets Owing to protest and concerns from various quarters the government has reversed its decision to revamp passports the ministry of external affairs MEA said i

31-01-2018

New Delhi The  Central government has issued an order to increase the salaries of judges of the Supreme Court and 24 High Courts by 200 per cent According to thisthe Chief Justice of India will get a salary of Rs 280 lakh as the current salary is 1 lakh Chief Justice of India will also have officia

30-01-2018

 A Class 1 student Prince Mehra studies at a primary school in Dindori which is 480 kilometres from Bhopal Madhya Pradeshi suffered burn injuries on his face cheeks chest and back as the school cook Nemvati Bai who was serving lunch allegedly threw hot dal at him for asking serving was admitted The

30-01-2018

One of the accused a 63yearold man being a part of the mob that torched the coaches of Sabarmati Express near Godhra railway station on February 27 2002 killing 59 kar sevaks and triggering statewide riots has been arrested in Gujarat after being on the run for 16 years The incident had triggered ri

30-01-2018

New Delhi President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tributes to Mahatma Gandhi and other freedom fighters January 30 marks the assassination of Gandhi in 1948 by Nathuram Godse and this day is observed as Martyrs Day to pay homage to the people who sacrificed their lives for th

30-01-2018

New Delhi An 8monthold baby has been raped by her 28yearold cousin in Delhi On the pretext of playing with the baby the accused took her to a room where he assaulted her and gagged the mouth of the infant to ensure that her screams could not be heard by anyone else in the house The child has undergo

30-01-2018

A woman in Uttar Pradesh’s Jaunpur forced to delivery at hospital Gate after authorities denied her admission and she did not have a bank account and an Aadhar card The incident took place in ShangGanj community Health CentreThe Woman was brought to the Community Health Centre for delivery but due

30-01-2018

Raipur A teacher in Raipurs school told her students that girls wearing short clothes or lipstick were inviting rape like that of Nirbhaya And girls like Nirbhaya who are outgoing are calling for it The students had filed a complaint to principal and police and had shared the tapes to them The teac

30-01-2018

UIDAI CEO Ajay Bhushan Pandey said “Aadhaar is a cardless digital identity Having a chip is not really required” Answering the query Pandey said “Aadhaar is a digital identity which is based on your biometric and also on your mobile number which is linked to Aadhaar It is not based on any smart card

30-01-2018

A 29yearold man on Monday died as he fell from a bridge at the Chennai airport The incident occurred near gate no 4 of the domestic terminal when the man who was standing atop the bridge suddenly slipped and fell down and died on the  spot According to reports the man is from Vijayawada in Andhra Pr

29-01-2018

New Delhi President Ram Nath Kovind in parliament during the budget session said that the government is all ready with the new plan to equip the villages with Broadband connectivity moreover 25 lakh panchayats have already been connected He also added that the government is making intensive efforts

29-01-2018

Delhi Delhi government is all set for its first ever haj house in the city The government has planned to open it from mid2019 The haj house will be located in Dwaraka sector 22 and will be centrally airconditioned It will have facilities such as prayer halls VIP suites stateoftheartfacilities kitche

29-01-2018

Yash Chopra Memorial Award instituted by the TSR Foundation of T Subbarami Reddy in memory of producerdirector Yash Chopra goes toBollywood veteran playback singer Asha Bhosl The award  will be distributing  on February 16 She will be the 5th winner of the award Previous recipients  of Yash Chopra M

28-01-2018

At the Republic Day parade held on January 26 at Rajpath New Delhi Maharashtras tableau has won the first prize The certificate was issued by the Ministry of Defence says that the tableau on the coronation ceremony of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj has been awarded the first prize Devendra Fadnavis has

28-01-2018

Mumbai A 32yearold Rajesh Maru lost his life after he got trapped in MRI machine in Maharashtras capital based Nair Hospital According to reports Rajesh who was helping an elderly relative get inside the MRI room in Nair Hospital was asked to take the relatives oxygen cylinder inside the MRI room an

28-01-2018

New Delhi President Ram Nath kovind on Saturday launched the pulse polio programme for 2018 by administering Polio drops to children below 5 years at the Rashtrapati Bhawan He administered the drops on the eve of national immunization day Over 17 crore children below 5 years across the country will

28-01-2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that nothing is impossible for women if they have a strong will Remembering astronaut Kalpana Chawla ahead of  her death anniversary on February 1 Modi said she gave out a valuable message to all Indians especially young girls “Her Message is ‘Nothing is impossible

28-01-2018

Karnataka Narasamma who assisted over 15000 traditional deliveries without medical facilities for the past 77 years that too free of cost was awarded Padma Shri Tumkur University has also honored her by giving doctorate Narasamma is 97 years old and is a farm laborer from Karnataka Her son Sriram sa

27-01-2018

Ahead of  the upcoming budget session of Parliament Congress president Rahul Gandhi  met senior party leaders on Thursday He is expected to finalise the Congress strategy to corner government in the parliament First part of budget session is to be held from January 29 to February 9      

26-01-2018

New Delhi For the first time in 69 years More than two chief guests were invited to the Republic Day Parade Ten Association of Southeast Asian Nations ASEAN leaders attended the Republic Day Parade Till 2017 Chief Guest for India’s RD parade came from 42 countries including most part of Asia In the

26-01-2018

J K Republic Day programs in Kashmir including the main event in Srinagar passed off peacefully amid tight security in view of Intelligence reports suggesting that militants might target the functions “The Republic Day functions at all district headquarters passed off peacefully” A senior police o

26-01-2018

New Delhi For the first time All India Radio showcased its tableau during the Republic Day parade depicting a historic event when Mahatma Gandhi made his maiden and only broadcast through AIR in the wake of post partition communal riots Tableau showcased the diverse population of India and signifie

26-01-2018

Former Cricket captain M S Dhoni has been selected for Padma Bhushan on the eve of Republic Day Celebrations With this award Dhoni will be the eleventh Cricket player receiving this honour 3 Padma Vibhushan awards 9 Padma Bhushan and 73 Padma Shri awards were announced on the occasion of Republic Da

25-01-2018

New Delhi Prime Minister Narendra Modi presented National Bravery Awards The awardees will participate on the republic day parade in New Delhi  Prime Minister congratulated the winners on the occasion He said that over the years most of the children who he has given bravery awards are from the rural

25-01-2018

New Delhi The Indian Railways will reportedly procure about 12 lakh cctv cameras in its bid to provide passengers with a safer and more secure travel experience In order to procure the cctv cameras the government is expected to set aside rupees 3000 crore in budget 2018 According to Railway offici

25-01-2018

ISRO has released images captured by its 100th satellite which  placed in orbit with 30 others by PSLVC40 rocket on January 12 While the Microsat a 100kg class satellite took an image of Gujarats Porbandar shown on the right another nanosatellite INS1C third in its series was used for mapping large

24-01-2018

Ahmadabad Karni Sena continues vandalising places in protest of releasing ‘Padmaavat’ Recently they vandalised a mall and nearby shops in Ahmadabad They had also set fire to the vehicles in the Memnagar area The authorities in the mall said that they had even put up boards clarifying that ‘padmaavat

24-01-2018

Madhya Pradesh High court asked the state and the Centre government to not use the term ‘Dalit’ in official communication The reason court stated is that there is no mention of this word in the constitution The court said to use the term schedule caste or scheduled tribe instead of the term ‘Dalit’

24-01-2018

New Delhi Only Hadiya had a right to decide on her choices says Supreme Court While hearing the Hadiya case the Supreme Court observed that the National Investigation Agencys probe cannot have any bearing on the legitimacy of Hadiyas marriage to Shafin Jahan

23-01-2018

Haryana Extraterrestrial object found to be a frozen human waste A village in Haryana was confounded over the weekend when a mysterious 22pound chunk of ice fell from the sky Some of the villagers took its piece thinking as a divine object and a gift from the sky The confusion came to an end when th

23-01-2018

Uttar Pradesh Farmer crushed to death under a tractor A farmer in Uttar Pradesh was crushed to death as the loan recovery agents tried to take away the tractor The farmer was holding the bonnet to stop them from taking away the tractor But he slipped his hands and went directly under the tractor and

22-01-2018

A nineyear old girl died after displaying the nightmarish symptoms of an extremely infectious viral disease in Uganda this week The disease known as ‘bleeding eye’ kills up to 40 per cent of those affected Up to 60 people are now feared to be infected Scientifically named as CrimeanCongo hemorrhagic

22-01-2018

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan along with 111 other women achievers were felicitated on Saturday by President Ram Nath Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhawan Titled the First Ladies awards it was an initiative of the Ministry of Women and Child Development to honour women who are the first to set a milestone in their

21-01-2018

New Delhi “India is the only place where women are safe” says President Ram Nath Kovind He was addressing a gathering of women achievers at Rashtrapati Bhavan He also said that Indian women are now flying fighters and progressing despite several challenges thus breaking traditional barriers and grow

21-01-2018

New Delhi 17 people were killed when a fire broke out in a plastic godown at Bawan in Delhi The fire broke out by 3 30 in the evening According to reports the fire first broke out in small scale was  later spreading to the other factories resulting mass fire The fire service later made the situatio

20-01-2018

Nine more cities including has been aaded to the Smart City Mission by centre on friday The nine cities that made the cut include three from Uttar Pradesh – Bareilly Moradabad and Saharanpur Bihar Sharif Bihar Erode Tamil Nadu Silvassa Dadra and Nagar Havelli Daman and Diu Itanagar Arunachal Pradesh

20-01-2018

According to Reports passengers will soon be allowed to use internet and cellphones in Flights during air travel The service will be available with the help of satellite networks The Department of Telecom had sought views of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India Trai on August 10 2017 over propo

19-01-2018

The Indian Air Force to make the First Appearance of its indigenously developed weapon system integrated attack helicopter Rudra on this Republic Day along with 38 aircraft including 21 fighters 12 helicopters and 5 transporters in flypast going to take place on Republic Day The formation of the fly

19-01-2018

The Central Board of Secondary Education CBSE has revised Class 12 examination date sheet for 2018 The date of Physical Education examination is shifted from April 9 to April 13 The change in the date was issued on its official website cbsenicin The board said that the date is being changed due to

19-01-2018

The Indian Navys first allwomen crew crossed the Cape Horn through the Drake Passage considered to be the Mount Everest of sailing in INSV Tarini Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated the crew tweeting Delighted that INSV Tarini has rounded Cape Horn in the last few hours The women crew was tra

19-01-2018

Haryana folk singer Mamta Sharma 40 found dead with her throat slit in Rohtak She was reported missing on Sunday when she went to attend an event in Gohana with a coperformer Kumar the coperformer said to the police that on their way to the event they came across a car at Lahli village after which M

19-01-2018

There are 18 children to receive the National Bravery Awards this year 18 year old Nazia from Uttar Pradesh who helped local police capture criminals of an illegal business of gambling and betting will be one among them The awards given by Indian Council for Child Welfare ICCW are divided into five

19-01-2018

The social media is mocking at a mistake done by Israel  PM Netanyahu while his vist in Sabarmathi Ashram of Mahathma Gandhi during his India Visit The P M mispelled Gandhi as Ghandi in the visitors note in the Ashram After writing An inspiring visit to the hearth of one of humanitys great prophets

18-01-2018

New Delhi According to reports April 1 is the deadline for the installation of GPS devices and panic buttons in all passenger transport vehicles which includes taxis and busesThe istallation is a mandatory process It is expected that the system will then help the passengers to alert police and tran

18-01-2018

ISRO  on tuesday released first pictures captured  Cartosat2 series satellite launched from Sriharikota Andhra Pradesh The image shows a part of Indore with the Holkar Cricket Stadium in the centre The satellite was successfully placed in orbit after it was launched onboard the PSLVC40 rocket The im

17-01-2018

In Namakkal district a Tamil Nadu league cricketer died and six others were injured after two cars carrying them collided and fell off a bridge Nine league players were in two cars travelling from Kandapalayam after they had played a match According to reports both cars were racing each other on the

17-01-2018

According to the Reports wide responds are coming against the Central Goverments new decision of cancellation of Hajj subsidy Now Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palaniswami has said his government would ask the central government to reconsider its decision Other parties across the political spectrum in

17-01-2018

Stating that the number of seats available in medical colleges in the nation was “highly inadequate” President Ram Nath Kovind said the issue needs to be addressed “very urgently” About 67000 undergraduate medical seats were available for the Indian population of 13 billion people he added Doctors f

17-01-2018

The government  withdrew Haj subsidy for pilgrims from this year in a bid to end minority appeasement Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said the subsidy would now be used for the education of minorities particularly girls   

16-01-2018

Mumbai The High Court of Bombay recently approved that Foetuses with abnormalities can be aborted without permission from a high court Even in the cases where a foetus might cause a threat to the mother also the same can be applied Such pregnancies can be terminated irrespective of the length of th

16-01-2018

Sisters Shivani Devi and Priyanka Devi aged 23 and 20 from Rajasthan has been arrested for stealing a baby boy from a government hospital in Rajasthan’s Bharatpur The two women told police that they steal the baby to gift their mother who was suffering from depression and  to stop their father Laxma

16-01-2018

Aadhaar should be linked  by March 18 2018 with the bank account and financial services including PAN card to get government benefits On this occasion there are some important questions in the minds of the Aadhaar cardholders regarding Aadhaar These suspicions are caused by ignorance related to Aadh

16-01-2018

In addition to the scans of fingerprints and iris for further safety the department is also working to facilitate facial recognition This is beginning with the intention to help the old people and those who work hard as it is difficult for them to have valid fingerprintsThe system will come into for

15-01-2018

The Unique Identification Authority of India UIDAI on Monday announced the addition of facial recognitionbased authentication for Aadhaar users especially it will help all elderly or others facing issues with fingerprint authentication the UIDAI said The feature must be combined with either fingerpr

15-01-2018

Security forces today foiled an infiltration bid near the Line of Control in Uri sector of Jammu and Kashmir killing five JaisheMohammad militants A defence spokesman said that five militants were killed Earlier Director General of Police S P Vaid said four JeM militants were killed at Dulanja in U

15-01-2018

Navy is planning to acquire its third aircraft carrier for ₹16 lakh crore along with 57 twinengine fighter planes for it reports said At the same time they has one operational aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya its second carrier INS Vikrant is under construction and is expected to join service in th

15-01-2018

Attorney General KK Venugopal said that the crisis in the Supreme Court is sorted out The four seniormost Supreme Court judges who had held a press conference against Chief Justice Deepak Mishra today attended the court and took up their routine work  

15-01-2018

Former Union Minister Raghunath Jha passed away He had served as the  Union Minister of State for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprise Raghunath Jha had represented Bihars Bettiah constituency in the 14th Lok Sabha The death occurred at Delhis Ram Manohar Lohia hospital He was at the age of 78 whe

15-01-2018

Chattisgarh According to reports the High Court of Chattisgarh with the intention of  to give fillip to Aadhanowar movement and encourage the people of  country to enroll themselves under the Aadhaar scheme now issued an order that says it will be difficult for a person without Aadhaar card to obtai

14-01-2018

With a weight of 400 grams at birth Seeta is now seven months old She is one of the smallest babies to survive in India Doctors at Udaipurs Jivanta Childrens Hospital had called her a miracle baby  At the time of birth she was only just 86 inches in length It was after 210 days at neonatal intensive

14-01-2018

Demanding equal salaries for equal work and other administrative changes in the education system several teachers from Madhya Pradeshs Bhopal shaved their heads They shaved their heads during their protest which is named ‘Adhyapak Adhikar Yatra At first protesters were intending to gift the chopped

14-01-2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi welcomed his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu today at Delhi They both attended a ceremony at the Teen Murti Memorial in Delhi to mark the renaming of Teen Murti Chowk as Teen Murti Haifa Chowk The three bronze statues at Teen Murti represent the Hyderabad Jodhpur

14-01-2018

According to Reports TRAI The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India is yet to cut  ISD incoming call termination rate  to 30 paise a minute from the previous charge of 53 paise The reduced rate will come to effect  from February 1 This is like dealing a blow to telecom operators such as Bharti Airt

14-01-2018

The decison of The Archaeological Survey of India to have a hike in the ticket charge for visting Taj Mahal is being opposed as this is the second hike in two years and stressed on the need to focus on tourist problems like crowd management instead of ‘commercialisation’ of historical monuments  Acc

13-01-2018

Mumbai Nitin Gadkari Union Minister for Road Transport Highways Shipping and Water Resources says that the Mumbai Trust is all set to create  Worlds Largest Garden This will be done by reclaiming 350 hectares of land The Minister revealed about the proposal while talking in the foundation stonecer

13-01-2018

 Mumbai A Helicopter  from Mumbai to carry employees of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation and two pilots crashed in Mumbai Three bodies have been recovered while the search operation is still underway According to Reports  the helicopter lost  contact with air traffic control 15 minutes lateras it to

13-01-2018

Maharashtra A boat carrying 40 students for a picnic capsized in the Arabian Sea off the coast of Dahanu in Maharashtra Search operations are underway and 32 students have been rescued so far Two bodies were recovered from the accident site and remaining are yet to find out According to Reports the

13-01-2018

Chennai Flight operations in Chennai were suspended today for at least 5 hours due to thick smog and poor visibility This was because of bhogi bonfireBhogi is the first day of the 4 day Pongal festival It is a harvest festival where farmers worship the sun and earth anointing their farming tools wh

13-01-2018

New Delhi The Ministry of External Affairs is now with a new decision to remove the address part from the passport If this decision come into practise the passport can not be used as a proof to prove the address Currently the front page of a passport have the individuals name and photo while address

12-01-2018

For the first time in the history of India four senior Supreme Court judges called a press meet One among the judges was Kurien Joseph from Kerala The press meet was to address the nation claiming that democracy is in danger and that the apex court administration is not in order The judges also rele

12-01-2018

New Delhi A newlyraised allwomen bikers contigent of the Border Security Force BSF will make its debut on Rajpath on January 26 The 27member BSF women daredevils are expected to draw cheers as they showcase their stunts and acrobatics on their 350cc Royal Enfield Bullet motorcycles In 2015women con

12-01-2018

New Delhi According to the reports the Supreme Court collegium has recommended the name of Indu Malhotra a  female lawyer in Supreme Court to the position of a Supreme Court judge Thus Indu Malhotra will be the first woman lawyer to be directly appointed as a judge of the top Court Along with Malho

12-01-2018