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India government bans Yasin Malik-led JKLF
Srinagar | Friday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST
The Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) led by Muhammad Yasin Malik was declared a banned organisation on Friday by the central government. ... read..


Hurriyat leader Geelani booked under FEMA (Lead)
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST
Hurriyat Conference leader Syed Ali Geelani, who advocates Jammu and Kashmir's merger with Pakistan, has been booked under the Foreign Exchange Management Act (FEMA) for illegally possessing foreign exchange of US $10,000, the Enforcement Directorate said ... read..


BJP to face Tripura allies in LS polls over statehood
Agartala | Friday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST
The candidates of Tripura's ruling BJP and its junior ally IPFT filed their nomination papers on Friday to contest each other in the Lok Sabha polls. ... read..


Dalai Lama condemns Christchurch shootings
Dharamsala | Friday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST
Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has written to the New Zealand Prime Minister to express sadness over the tragic deaths and injuries in shootings that took place in a place of worship in Christchurch, the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) said ... read..


BJP confident of winning Kanniyakumari seat
Chennai | Friday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST
The BJP, fighting the Lok Sabha elections in Tamil Nadu in alliance with the ruling AIADMK, is supremely sure that Union Minister Pon Radhakrishnan will be re-elected from Kanniyakumari. ... read..


Smriti Irani vs Rahul Gandhi in high profile Amethi
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST
Union Minister Smriti Irani, who challenged Rahul Gandhi in his Amethi bastion in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, will again take on the Congress President from the high profile parliamentary constituency in the upcoming general elections. ... read..


Sam Pitroda is Rahul Gandhi's 'alter-ego: BJP
Politics | March 22, 2019 7:11:41 PM IST
Latching on to Sam Pitroda's controversial comments on Balakot air strike, the BJP on Friday said the "alter-ego and chief strategist" of Rahul Gandhi had exposed the Congress to "ridicule" as he "does not believe the armed forces". ... read..


'India needs educated leaders', says AAP mocking at PM's climate change remark
Politics | March 22, 2019 7:11:39 PM IST
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Friday mocked at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for saying that "it is not the climate but we have changed" while interacting with students in 2014. ... read..


Policeman injured in Anantnag militant attack
Srinagar | Friday, 2019 6:45:05 PM IST
A policeman was injured on Friday in a militant attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag town, police said. ... read..


Grand Alliance announces seat sharing in Bihar (Lead)
Patna | Friday, 2019 6:45:05 PM IST
The Grand Alliance on Friday announced a seat sharing pact in Bihar under which the RJD will contest 20 of the 40 Lok Sabha seats and the Congress 9 while smaller parties will be in contention in the remaining constituencies. ... read..


'Govt of India committed to expeditious extradition of Nirav Modi'
Politics | March 22, 2019 6:41:47 PM IST
India is committed to expeditious extradition of fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi, said Raveesh Kumar, the spokesperson the Ministry of External Affairs on Friday. ... read..


Alcohol-related disorders in life, related anxiety in childhood?
Parenting | March 22, 2019 6:41:44 PM IST
A study recently found a link between anxiety during childhood and adolescence to alcohol use disorders later on in life. ... read..


Delhi police arrest top Jaish operative Sajjad Khan
General News | March 22, 2019 6:41:43 PM IST
The Special Cell of Delhi Police arrested Jaish-e-Mohammad operative Sajjad Khan near Red Fort in the early hours of Friday. ... read..


JSP has silently entered into pact with TDP: Former MP Harsha Kum
Politics | March 22, 2019 6:41:40 PM IST
Former MP GV Harsha Kumar has alleged that Jena Sena Party (JSP) has got into a secret arrangement with TDP over seat sharing which is why the part did not field any candidate against Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu's son Nara Lokesh in ... read..


TDP candidate comes in ambulance to file nomination
Amaravati | Friday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST
A candidate of Andhra Pradesh's ruling Telugu Desam Party (TDP), who was injured in a scuffle last week, came in an ambulance to file his nomination papers on Friday. ... read..


Police recover gold worth Rs 38 crore in Ghaziabad
Ghaziabad | Friday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST
The Ghaziabad police recovered gold worth Rs 38 crore from a vehicle here on Friday, police said. ... read..


LKA announces 60th National Academy Award winners
Mumbai | Friday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST
The Lalit Kala Akademi (LKA) on Friday announced 15 winners of the 60th Annual Academy Awards here. ... read..


Samajwadi Party replaces Ghaziabad LS candidate
Lucknow | Friday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST
A day after the BJP announced the candidature of Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh from Ghaziabad, the Samajwadi Party on Friday replaced its previously announced candidate Surendra Kumar 'Munni' with Suresh Bansal. ... read..


Congress MP Pala files nomination in Shillong
Shillong | Friday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST
Sitting Congress MP Vincent H. Pala on Friday filed his nomination papers for the Shillong parliamentary constituency, seeking a third straight term in the Lok Sabha. ... read..


LS polls: 20 seats for RJD, 9 for Congress in Bihar seat-sharing deal
Politics | March 22, 2019 6:11:53 PM IST
The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD)-Congress on Friday announced their seat sharing arrangement in Bihar for the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections. The two parties are in alliance in the state under the "Mahagathbandhan" umbrella along with some other parties. ... read..


India won't send any representative to Pakistan National Day: MEA spokesperson
Politics | March 22, 2019 6:11:49 PM IST
India has decided not to send any representative to attend the Pakistan National Day, confirmed Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar on Friday during the weekly press briefing. ... read..


Families and school help in promoting self confidence
Parenting | March 22, 2019 6:11:46 PM IST
According to a recent study, family and school both a play a big role in developing and encouraging one's self-confidence. ... read..


India rejects Pakistan's attempt to politicise Samjhauta blast verdict
Politics | March 22, 2019 6:11:45 PM IST
India on Friday rejected Pakistan's attempt to politicise the verdict in the Samjhauta twin-blast case. ... read..


Jammu and Kashmir: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch
General News | March 22, 2019 6:11:43 PM IST
Pakistan on Friday violated ceasefire in Poonch district at around 1545 hours by resorting to mortar shelling and firing from small arms along the LoC. ... read..


Pulwama attack mastermind's associate sent to NIA custody
General News | March 22, 2019 11:11:49 PM IST
A Delhi court on Friday sent Sajjad Khan, an alleged associate of Pulwama terror attack mastermind Mudassir Ahmed Khan, to the National Investigation Agency (NIA) custody till March 29. ... read..


Engineer Rashid to contest from Baramulla
Srinagar | Friday, 2019 5:45:05 PM IST
A former legislator and chief of the Awami Ittehad Party (AIP), Engineer Rashid, on Friday said he will contest the Lok Sabha election from Baramulla constituency in Jammu and Kashmir. ... read..


Jagan files nomination from Pulivendula
Amaravati | Friday, 2019 5:45:05 PM IST
YSR Congress Party chief Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy on Friday filed nomination from Pulivendula constituency for next month's elections to the Andhra Pradesh Assembly. ... read..


Grand Alliance announces seat sharing in Bihar
Patna | Friday, 2019 5:45:05 PM IST
The Grand Alliance on Friday announced a seat sharing pact in Bihar under which the RJD will contest 20 of the 40 Lok Sabha seats and the Congress 9 while smaller parties will be in contention in the remaining constituencies. ... read..


Akali Dal rebel Gurtej Singh returns to party
Chandigarh | Friday, 2019 5:45:05 PM IST
Gurtej Singh Ghuriana, a three-time legislator from Balluana Assembly constituency in Punjab, has returned to the Akali Dal after he left the party in 2017. ... read..


JeM terrorist Sajjad Khan remanded to NIA custody
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 5:45:05 PM IST
A Delhi court on Friday send Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorist Sajjad Khan, arrested near Red Fort earlier, to NIA custody till March 29. ... read..


Zakir Naik's trusted aide held by ED for money laundering
General News | March 22, 2019 5:41:41 PM IST
Enforcement Directorate on Friday arrested Zakir Naik's trusted aide Abdul Kadir Najmudin Sathak for allegedly "actively assisting" him in money laundering. ... read..


Dharwad building collapse: FIR registered against building owners, engineer
General News | March 22, 2019 5:41:39 PM IST
An FIR was registered on Friday against five people on the fourth day of the Dharwad building collapse incident in which 14 people lost lives. ... read..


Our aim is to save nation from divisive forces: NC
Jammu | Friday, 2019 5:15:05 PM IST
National Conference (NC) President Farooq Abdullah on Friday said that the NC and the Congress have joined hands to save the nation from those who are trying to divide it on the basis of religion. ... read..


Why are national parties shunned in Sikkim? (Dangal 2019)
Gangtok | Friday, 2019 5:15:05 PM IST
Creating political space in Sikkim has become nearly impossible for national parties, with the country's ruling BJP also failing to establish itself politically after its talks with the opposition Sikkim Krantikari Morcha (SKM) broke down over acceptance ... read..


Collapse of LF-Cong seat adjustment in Bengal may bolster BJP's chances (Dangal 2019)
Kolkata | Friday, 2019 5:15:05 PM IST
The virtual collapse of seat adjustment talks between the Left Front and Congress ahead of the 2019 polls in Bengal may give an unprecedented advantage to the BJP in 12 to 14 Lok Sabha seats as it would amass a large chunk of the anti-incumbency votes in ... read..


BJP drops two union ministers in first LS list
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 5:15:05 PM IST
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has denied tickets to two Union Ministers Krishna Raj and Vishnu Deo Sai in the first list it has released of 184 candidates for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. ... read..


Two former TTD chairman battling for prestigious Tirupati seat (Dangal 2019)
Tirupati | Friday, 2019 5:15:05 PM IST
Elections in Tirupati always evoke keen interest among political parties in Andhra Pradesh as the leaders feel privileged to represent the constituency for its religious significance. ... read..


Congress and BJP are one and the same: Vijayan
Kannur (Kerala) | Friday, 2019 5:15:05 PM IST
The Congress and the BJP are one and the same and follow the same policies, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said here on Friday. ... read..


Yeddyurappa terms Cong's allegations on his 'diary' as atrocious, threatens to file defamation suit
Politics | March 22, 2019 5:11:45 PM IST
After the Congress levelled corruption allegations against former Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa, the leader on Friday came down heavily on the party terming the accusations as "atrocious" and "malicious" and threatened to file a defamation case. ... read..


Dharwad building collapse: Couple rescued after 70 hours
General News | March 22, 2019 5:11:44 PM IST
A couple was rescued on Friday after being trapped for 70 hours under the debris of a collapsed under-construction building in Karnataka'sDharwad. ... read..


Wearing sexy clothes makes counterparts see female graduates as less capable
Quirky | March 22, 2019 5:41:44 PM IST
According to a recent study, female graduates who wear sexy clothes at their graduation are perceived to be less capable than female graduates who dress professionally by their counterparts. ... read..


BSP list names Danish Ali from Amroha (Lead)
Lucknow | Friday, 2019 4:45:05 PM IST
With less than a month to go for the Lok Sabha elections, the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Friday announced its candidates for 11 Lok Sabha constituencies in Uttar Pradesh, including Danish Ali who joined the party leaving the Janata Dal-Secular. ... read..


Karnataka Minister Shivalli dies of cardiac arrest
Bengaluru | Friday, 2019 4:45:05 PM IST
Karnataka's Municipal Administration Minister and Congress leader C.S. Shivalli passed away on Friday at a hospital in Hubballi due to cardiac arrest, a doctor said. He was 57. ... read..


Amit Shah behind Advani's success, says Javadekar
Jaipur | Friday, 2019 4:45:05 PM IST
Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Friday said BJP President Amit Shah was the man behind veteran L.K. Advani's success in all the elections he contested from the Gandhinagar Lok Sabha constituency in Gujarat. ... read..


Shiv Sena announces 21 LS candidates for Maharashtra
Mumbai | Friday, 2019 4:45:04 PM IST
The Shiv Sena on Friday announced its first list of 21 candidates for the Lok Sabha elections from its quota of 23 seats, retaining most of the outgoing members. ... read..


ED imposes Rs 14.40 lakh penalty on separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani
Politics | March 22, 2019 4:41:48 PM IST
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday imposed a penalty of Rs 14.40 lakh on Separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani under the Foreign Exchange Management Act for illegally possessing foreign exchange of 10,000 US Dollars. ... read..


Jammu and Kashmir: Candidates file nomination for Baramulla-Kupwara parliamentary seat
Politics | March 22, 2019 4:41:45 PM IST
In his maiden attempt to enter the Lok Sabha from Jammu and Kashmir in the upcoming elections, Raja Aijaz Ali of Peoples Conference party on Friday filed his nomination papers for the Baramulla-Kupwara Parliamentary seat. ... read..


Sterling Biotech group case: Hitesh Patel detained in Albania
General News | March 22, 2019 5:11:47 PM IST
Businessman Hitesh Patel, an accused in the Sterling Biotech group case, has been detained in Albania's capital city Tirana, Enforcement Directorate (ED) sources said. ... read..


Six militants, boy killed in Kashmir Valley (Second Lead)
Srinagar | Friday, 2019 4:15:04 PM IST
Six militants and a 12-year-old boy were killed while seven security personnel and 18 civilians were injured in gun battles in the Kashmir Valley which started on Thursday, police said on Friday. ... read..


Goa Congress turns eco-friendly for poll campaign
Panaji | Friday, 2019 4:15:04 PM IST
Bringing an eco-friendly twist to poll campaigning, state Congress president Girish Chodankar on Friday said that party leaders will cycle to different parts of Goa to canvass for votes for the party, during the first phase of campaigning. ... read..


Couple vying for Congress ticket for Jharkhand seat
Ranchi | Friday, 2019 4:15:04 PM IST
Among ticket seekers from the Congress for Jharkhand's Lohardagga parliamentary seat which is reserved for the tribal community, a high profile couple is ready to try their luck. ... read..


Chandigarh-Dibrugarh Express catches fire, 2 dead
Kolkata | Friday, 2019 4:15:04 PM IST
A fire broke out in the Chandigarh-Dibrugarh Express near Siliguri in West Bengal on Friday killing two passengers, who jumped out of the moving train in panic, a fire official said. ... read..


Woman commits suicide at Noida metro station
Noida (Uttar Pradesh) | Friday, 2019 4:15:04 PM IST
A 28-year-old woman on Friday committed suicide by jumping in front of a moving Delhi Metro train at the Noida Sector 16 station, officials said. ... read..


BJP reposes faith in two new faces in Uttarakhand
Dehradun | Friday, 2019 4:15:04 PM IST
The BJP has fielded two new faces -- Ajay Bhatt and Tirath Singh Rawat -- for the Nainital and Pauri seats of Uttarakhand, respectively. ... read..


BJP workers protest against ticket distribution
Kolkata | Friday, 2019 4:15:04 PM IST
A group of BJP activists on Friday protested against the nomination of Nisith Pramanik, who recently switched to the saffron party from the Trinamool Congress, as a candidate from Coochbehar constituency in West Bengal. ... read..


Sumitra Mahajan pays condolence visit to Parrikar family
Panaji | Friday, 2019 4:15:04 PM IST
Outgoing Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan met late Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar's family during a condolence visit on Friday. ... read..


While Pitroda questions action on terror, ED responds by action taken on terror funding
General News | March 22, 2019 4:11:40 PM IST
On a day when Congress leader Sam Pitroda questioned Narendra Modi government's action against terror, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) gave out a list of steps taken by it to curb terror-funding. ... read..


Cong alleges BJP leaders received Rs 1800 cr; Yeddyurappa terms it as 'atrocious'
General News | March 22, 2019 4:11:38 PM IST
Citing a news magazine report, the Congress on Friday alleged that some top leaders of the BJP, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, had received Rs 1800 crore from former Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa, who rubbished the charges as "atrociou ... read..


India won't play on backfoot against terror: Jaitley
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 3:45:05 PM IST
Finance Minister Arun Jaitly on Friday attacked Congress President Rahul Gandhi over his chief advisor Sam Pitroda's remarks on the Pulwama attack and said if the 'guru' (teacher) has such thinking, then one can imagine how his student would be. ... read..


Advocates of monarchy in politics exposed: Adityanath
Lucknow | Friday, 2019 3:45:05 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday hit out at the Congress for doubting the bravery of security forces, saying those who advocate "monarchy in our democratic set-up" have been "exposed" by one of the family loyalists. ... read..


BSP names 11 Lok Sabha candidates
Lucknow | Friday, 2019 3:45:05 PM IST
With less than a month to go for the Lok Sabha elections, the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Friday announced its candidates for 11 Lok Sabha constituencies in Uttar Pradesh. ... read..


PNB Scam: Mehul Choksi moves application in PMLA Court, citing heart and other ailments
General News | March 22, 2019 3:41:40 PM IST
Fugitive businessman Mehul Choksi on Friday moved a new application in the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) court here, stating his long history of heart ailments and a blood clot in brain. ... read..


Narendra Modi's way to PM's post is a cake walk: Saamana
General News | March 22, 2019 3:41:39 PM IST
Shiv Sena's mouthpiece "Saamana" on Friday said that NCP chief Sharad Pawar and BSP supremo Mayawati, the "two probable PM candidates", deciding not to contest the Lok Sabha polls is a signal that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's way to the power corridors ... read..


ED arrests Zakir Naik's financier Najmudin Sathak
Mumbai | Friday, 2019 3:15:05 PM IST
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday arrested jeweller Abdul Kadir Najmudin Sathak here for assisting fugitive controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik by transferring funds of dubious origins from the UAE to him. ... read..


Actor Prakash Raj files nomination as Independent
Bengaluru | Friday, 2019 3:15:05 PM IST
South Indian multi-lingual actor Prakash Raj on Friday filed his nomination to contest the Lok Sabha elections from Bangalore Central constituency as an Independent. ... read..


15 polling stations in Mizoram for tribal refugees
Agartala/Aizawl | Friday, 2019 3:15:05 PM IST
The Election Commission will set up 15 special polling stations at Kanhmun village along the Mizoram-Tripura border to help tribal refugees living in relief camps in Tripura exercise their franchise for the lone Lok Sabha seat in Mizoram, officials said o ... read..


Do a surgical strike on Congress culture: Shah
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 2:45:04 PM IST
BJP President Amit Shah on Friday hit out at the Congress over Sam Pitroda's remarks on the Pulwama terror attack and urged the voters to do a surgical strike in the Lok Sabha polls against "Congress culture". ... read..


5 held with Rs 13 cr worth hashish oil in Kerala
Thiruvananthapuram | Friday, 2019 2:45:04 PM IST
Kerala Excise officials on Friday seized Rs 13 crore worth of hashish oil and have taken into custody here five men in this regard, a top official said. ... read..


Voters most happy with Telangana, HP, Odisha CMs: IANS-CVOTER Tracker poll (Lead)
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 2:45:04 PM IST
Telangana's K. Chandrashekhar Rao is the top performer among the Chief Ministers in the country followed by his counterparts in Himachal Pradesh, Odisha and Delhi. ... read..


Deve Gowda's grandson files nomination from Hassan
Hassan (Karnataka) | Friday, 2019 2:45:04 PM IST
Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) President H.D. Deve Gowda's grandson Prajwal Revanna on Friday filed his nomination to contest the Lok Sabha election from Hassan in Karnataka. ... read..


Athawale senses a 'kill' in BJP-Sena tussle for Mumbai seat (Dangal 2019)
Mumbai | Friday, 2019 2:45:04 PM IST
NDA ally and Union Minister for Social Welfare Ramdas Athawale senses an opportunity to wrest the Mumbai North-East Lok Sabha seat in the ongoing tussle between Maharashtra's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party-Shiv Sena coalition over the constituency, party s ... read..


Dhinakaran's AMMK releases second list of candidates for LS polls
Politics | March 22, 2019 2:41:48 PM IST
TTV Dhinakaran led Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK) on Friday released the second list of nine candidates for Lok Sabha elections. ... read..


ED imposes over Rs 14 lakh penalty on separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani
Politics | March 22, 2019 2:41:43 PM IST
In a fresh turn of events, Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday imposed a penalty of Rs 14.40 lakh on Separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani under the Foreign Exchange Management Act for illegally possessing foreign exchange of 10,000 US Dollars. ... read..


Hurriyat leader Geelani booked under FEMA
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 2:15:05 PM IST
Hurriyat Conference leader Syed Ali Geelani, who advocates Jammu and Kashmir's merger with Pakistan, has been booked under the Foreign Exchange Management Act (FEMA), the Enforcement Directorate said on Friday. ... read..


Timely compendium of how Jallianwala Bagh moved Indian writers, poets
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 2:15:05 PM IST
It's been described as "an episode without precedent or parallel in the modern history of the British empire. Not surprisingly, the Jallianwala Bagh massacre of April 13, 1919, spawned a wealth of outporuing from Indian writers and poets that author-criti ... read..


Mayawati's nephew in BSP star campaigners list
Lucknow | Friday, 2019 2:15:05 PM IST
A nephew of Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati, Aakash Anand, figures in the list of 20 star campaigners released by the party on Friday. ... read..


Panel submits report on VVPAT slip counting
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 2:15:05 PM IST
The Indian Statistical Institute (ISI) on Friday submitted its report to the Election Commission on how many or what percentage of VVPAT slips should be counted in each constituency. ... read..


Voters most satisfied with Telangana, HP, Odisha CMs
New Delhi | Friday, 2019 2:15:05 PM IST
Telangana's K. Chandrashekhar Rao is the top performer among the Chief Ministers in the country followed by his counterparts in Himachal Pradesh, Odisha and Delhi. ... read..


BJP workers stage protest against ticket distribution
Politics | March 22, 2019 2:12:03 PM IST
Just hours after Nisith Pramanik was given the ticket to contest from the parliamentary constituency Cooch Behar, a group of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) party workers on Friday launched a protest here against his candidature. ... read..


Low socioeconomic status is not a permanent conviction for health
Quirky | March 22, 2019 2:12:02 PM IST
Various studies have pointed out that low socioeconomic status can be important health risk factor. A new study has found out that if one succeeds in improving his/her status, not only economically but also culturally, the perspectives in terms of life ex ... read..


Temperature rises in Delhi, air quality falls to 'Poor'
General News | March 22, 2019 2:11:59 PM IST
Weather in the national capital and its surrounding areas such as Gurugram, Faridabad, Noida and Ghaziabad was comfortable in March till Wednesday, on account of on and off rain and thundershowers making an appearance over northwestern plains. However, la ... read..


Congress' heart beats for terrorists: Amit Shah
Politics | March 22, 2019 2:11:56 PM IST
BJP president Amit Shah on Friday lambasted Congress' Sam Pitroda for questioning the casualty figure in the Balakot air strike, saying, "their (Congress) heart beats for terrorists." ... read..


Mayawati ridicules BJP's 'mein bhi Chowkidaar' campaign
Politics | March 22, 2019 2:11:55 PM IST
Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati on Friday took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other BJP leaders over 'mein bhi Chowkidaar' campaign and accused the Centre of hiding unemployment, poverty data ahead of ensuing polls. ... read..


LS polls: Prakash Raj pays visit to Dargah ahead of filing nomination
Politics | March 22, 2019 2:11:50 PM IST
Actor turned politician Prakash Raj on Friday visited Ali Shah Dargah and offered prayers before filing his nominations papers for the upcoming Lok Sabha election. ... read..


Jaitley slams Pitroda for questioning outcome of Balakot air strike
Politics | March 22, 2019 2:11:49 PM IST
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday lashed out at Congress' Sam Pitroda for questioning the outcome of air strike conducted by the Indian Air Force (IAF) in Pakistan's Balakot. ... read..


Sam Pitroda statement is shameful: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
Politics | March 22, 2019 2:11:48 PM IST
Terming Sam Pitroda's recent comment on Balakot air strikes as "shameful", Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Friday said that Congress leaders are "dead people" and are not capable of becoming good leaders. ... read..


Pune: 22-year-old drowned in Bhama River, body recovers
General News | March 22, 2019 2:11:46 PM IST
A National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) diving team on Friday recovered the body of a 22-year-old man who had drowned in Bhama River in Maharashtra. ... read..


BJP must stop pretending to be Indian Army: Akhilesh
Lucknow | Friday, 2019 1:45:05 PM IST
Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Friday told the Modi government not to pretend to be the Indian Army and said that governments which say they can't be questioned are dangerous. ... read..


Pitroda says he is 'baffled' at PM Modi's response
General News | March 22, 2019 1:41:47 PM IST
Sam Pitroda, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi's close confidant, on Friday said he is "baffled" at the response of Prime Minister Narendra Modi who slammed Pitroda for questioning the death toll in the Balakot air strike in Pakistan. ... read..


Twitter war of words erupts between BJP and Congress
Politics | March 22, 2019 1:41:44 PM IST
With electioneering in full swing, political quarters are not missing any chance to take a jibe at their rivals. ... read..


Maharashtra: Congress' Pravin Chheda and NCP state vp Bharati Pawar to join BJP
Politics | March 22, 2019 1:41:41 PM IST
Pravin Chheda , a prominent face of Congress in BMC from Ghatkopar area and Dr Bharti Pawar, vice President of National Congress Party's (NCP) Maharashtra unit area are set to join Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday, sources from the BJP said. ... read..


Mayawati taunts 'Main Bhi Chowkidar' campaign (Lead)
Lucknow | Friday, 2019 1:15:05 PM IST
BSP supremo Mayawati on Friday taunted the BJP's 'Main Bhi Chowkidar' campaign, two days after she accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of changing his profile from 'Chaiwala' to 'Chowkidar' only to get votes in the Lok Sabha elections. ... read..


Two killed by suspected Maoists in Jharkhand
Ranchi | Friday, 2019 1:15:05 PM IST
Suspected Maoist guerrillas shot dead two people in Jharkhand's Gumla district early on Friday, police said. ... read..


Karnataka building collapse death toll reaches 14
Bengaluru | Friday, 2019 1:15:05 PM IST
The death toll in the building collapse in Karnataka's Dharwad on Tuesday rose to 14, whereas 60 people have been rescued so far, officials said on Friday. ... read..


I don't sleep with men: K'taka Speaker
General News | March 22, 2019 1:11:43 PM IST
Karnataka Assembly Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar has said that he "doesn't sleep with men" and has a legal wife. ... read..


Couple trapped following a Landslide in Kullu, rescued
General News | March 22, 2019 1:11:41 PM IST
Local authorities here on Thursday night rescued a couple, which got trapped inside their house following a landslide. ... read..


Congress slams BJP for fielding Amit Shah instead of Advani from Gandhinagar
Politics | March 22, 2019 1:11:40 PM IST
The Congress on Friday slammed the BJP for dropping party veteran LK Advani's name from its first list of Lok Sabha candidates. ... read..


Former cricketer Gautam Gambhir joins BJP
General News | March 22, 2019 2:41:59 PM IST
Former Cricketer Gautam Gambhir joined Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday in the presence of Union Ministers Arun Jaitley and Ravi Shankar Prasad. ... read..


Five Holi revellers drown in Maharashtra
Palghar (Maharashtra) | Friday, 2019 12:45:05 PM IST
Five Holi revellers drowned in the Arabian Sea at Arnala Beach in Vasai, Maharashtra. Their bodies were recovered on Friday, police said. ... read..


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