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Sunny but cold morning in Delhi
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 10:45:04 AM IST
It was a sunny but cold Tuesday morning in the national capital, with the minimum temperature dipping to four notches below the season's average at 12.8 degrees Celsius, the weather office said. ... read..


CM Sawant will boost Goa's growth trajectory: Modi
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 10:45:04 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday gave his best wishes to Pramod Sawant, the newly appointed Chief Minister of Goa and expressed confidence that he will boost the state's growth trajectory. ... read..


Central forces pro-active in Bengal, Trinamool peeved
Kolkata | Tuesday, 2019 10:45:04 AM IST
The streets, lanes and alleys of various pockets in West Bengal, including the eastern metropolis, are now filled with the sounds of heavy boots of the central paramilitary forces, as the troopers hold route marches, go door to door warning possible miscr ... read..


TDP announces candidates for 25 LS seats in Andhra
Amaravati | Tuesday, 2019 10:15:04 AM IST
The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) on Tuesday announced its candidates for all the 25 Lok Sabha seats in Andhra Pradesh for the coming general elections. ... read..


BJP downplays Priyanka's boat yatra, call it a 'picnic'
General News | March 19, 2019 10:11:40 AM IST
Deputy Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Dinesh Sharma equated Priyanka Gandhi's "Ganga Yatra" with a picnic. ... read..


Goa CM asks BJP workers to refrain from presenting him with bouquets
Politics | March 19, 2019 10:11:38 AM IST
After being sworn-in as the Goa Chief Minister, Pramod Sawant on Tuesday asked his friends and BJP workers to refrain from presenting him with bouquets in view of the state mourning declared as a mark of respect to late Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar who ... read..


Heavy firing on LoC in Jammu and Kashmir
Jammu | Tuesday, 2019 9:45:04 AM IST
Heavy firing exchanges took place between Indian and Pakistani troopers on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, a defence official said on Tuesday. ... read..


TDP releases final list of candidates for state and national polls
General News | March 19, 2019 9:41:46 AM IST
Telugu Desam Party (TDP) on Tuesday released its final list of 25 candidates for Andhra Pradesh for ensuing Lok Sabha elections. The party also released its third list of 36 candidates for the upcoming state polls. ... read..


17-yr-old held for secretly recording video of woman bathing
General News | March 19, 2019 9:41:43 AM IST
The police here on Monday held a 17-year-old boy for allegedly recording visuals of a woman bathing. The minor is also accused of sharing the filmed clip with his friends. ... read..


UP Police beefs up security ahead of Holi
Politics | March 19, 2019 9:41:40 AM IST
The Uttar Police has made elaborate arrangements to ensure safety and security of people during the festival of Holi on March 21. In its advisory, the organisation directed its officials to remain vigilant round the clock in order to prevent any untoward ... read..


Parrikar was like a father figure: Goa CM's wife
Panaji | Tuesday, 2019 8:45:04 AM IST
Newly sworn-in Goa Chief Minster Pramod Sawant's wife said on Tuesday that her husband's predecessor, the late Manohar Parrikar, was like a father figure to the couple. ... read..


Ahead of LS polls, AP police conduct flag march to advocate for free and fair elections
General News | March 19, 2019 8:11:38 AM IST
Ahead of the Lok Sabha polls, Police of Krishna district on Monday held a flag march to create awareness about free and fair elections here in Paritala and Nakkalampeta villages of Kanchikacharla Mandal.Nandigama DSP Subhash Chandra Bose said: "We will ma ... read..


Never a minister, Ayurveda doctor Pramod Sawant now Goa CM (Profile)
Panaji | Tuesday, 2019 7:45:05 AM IST
BJP youth leader and former Speaker of the state legislative assembly Pramod Sawant, who on Tuesday was sworn-in as Goa's 11th Chief Minister, assumed the top political mantle despite never having served as a minister in the state cabinet. ... read..


Naidu can stoop to any level: Jagan blames Andhra CM for uncle's death
Politics | March 19, 2019 7:41:41 AM IST
YSR Congress Party chief Jagan Mohan Reddy claimed that Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu can "stoop to any level". ... read..


Congress' 1st list for Odisha LS, Assembly polls out
Bhubaneswar | Tuesday, 2019 7:15:04 AM IST
The Congress has released the first list of its party candidates for the Lok Sabha and Assembly polls in Odisha. ... read..


Will contest polls from any place Rahul asks me to: Digvijaya to Kamal Nath
Politics | March 19, 2019 6:41:40 AM IST
Responding to Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath's suggestion to contest from a "tough" seat in the ensuing Lok Sabha elections, senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh said he will fight from wherever Congress president Rahul Gandhi asks him to. ... read..


Around 94kg narcotics, 16,495 litres of illicit liquor seized in Delhi
General News | March 19, 2019 6:41:37 AM IST
Around 94 kilograms worth of narcotics and 16,495 litres of illicit liquor have been seized under Code of Criminal Procedure and Delhi police act violation since the Model Code of Conduct came into force, Delhi's Chief Electoral Officer Ranbir Singh said ... read..


Rapid Action Force jawan shot dead in Muzaffarpur
General News | March 19, 2019 6:11:39 AM IST
A Rapid Action Force (RAF) jawan was shot dead by bike-borne miscreants in Muzaffarpur's Kazi Mohammadpur Thana area. ... read..


One of 7 Indians abducted in Afghanistan returns
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 5:45:04 AM IST
The Ministry of External Affairs has said one of the seven Indians abducted in Baghlan province of Afghanistan has safely returned. ... read..


PM Modi, KCR conspiring against TDP, claims Chandrababu Naidu
Politics | March 19, 2019 5:41:39 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has claimed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao are conspiring against the Telugu Desam Party, while adding that YSR Congress Party chief Jagan Mohan Reddy "c ... read..


Odisha govt to provide 25,000 wheelchairs at polling booths
General News | March 19, 2019 4:41:39 AM IST
In a bid to ensure seamless polling for specially-abled voters, the state government plans to introduce a slew of measures, including the provision of around 25,000 wheelchairs at polling booths, Odisha's Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Surendra Kumar said ... read..


Pramod Sawant sworn in as 11th Goa CM (Lead)
Panaji | Tuesday, 2019 4:15:04 AM IST
Former Speaker of Goa legislative assembly and BJP MLA Pramod Sawant was sworn in as the 11th Chief Minister of Goa on Tuesday. ... read..


CPI announces candidates for AP Assembly elections
Politics | March 19, 2019 4:11:39 AM IST
The Communist Party of India (CPI) announced candidates for six out of the seven Assembly seats it is contesting on in the upcoming elections in Andhra Pradesh. ... read..


Sheila Dikshit writes to Rahul, Sonia; says coalition with AAP will 'harm' Congress in long run
Politics | March 19, 2019 3:41:38 AM IST
Delhi Congress chief Sheila Dikshit has written to party president Rahul Gandhi and his mother Sonia Gandhi saying forging an alliance with the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls in Delhi would harm the party in the long run, sources s ... read..


'Navy will always remain ready to protect, promote, preserve national interests in maritime domain'
General News | March 19, 2019 3:11:42 AM IST
Indian Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba said the Navy will "always remain ready" to "protect, promote and preserve national interests in the maritime domain." ... read..


Cong releases list of candidates for Assembly polls in Andhra Pradesh, Odisha
Politics | March 19, 2019 3:11:39 AM IST
The Congress on Monday released its list for the upcoming Assembly polls in AndhraPradesh and Odisha. ... read..


Goa Governor allowing horse trading, says Congress
Panaji | Tuesday, 2019 2:45:04 AM IST
The Congress in Goa has accused Governor Mridula Sinha of "allowing BJP to carry on horse trading" and ignoring repeated requests from the Congress party to stake claim to form a government in Goa, despite being the single largest legislative party. ... read..


Pramod Sawant sworn in as 11th Goa CM
Panaji | Tuesday, 2019 2:45:04 AM IST
Former Speaker of Goa legislative assembly and BJP MLA Pramod Sawant was sworn in as the 11th Chief Minister of Goa on Tuesday. ... read..


Pramod Sawant sworn in as Goa CM
Politics | March 19, 2019 3:11:41 AM IST
In a late-night ceremony, BJP leader Pramod Sawant was sworn in as the Chief Minister of Goa. ... read..


Goa Governor allowing BJP to indulge in horsetrading, claims Cong
Politics | March 19, 2019 2:41:40 AM IST
Goa Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC) Chief Spokesperson Sunil Kawthankar accused Governor Mridula Sinha of allowing the BJP to indulge in horsetrading and not paying heed to its requests to form the government in the state. ... read..


Congress names candidates for 11 Bengal LS seats
Kolkata | Tuesday, 2019 2:15:04 AM IST
Putting an end to all speculations of renewed efforts for a tie up with the Left Front (LF) in West Bengal for the Lok Sabha polls, the Congress on Monday night put up candidates in the two seats won by the LF spearhead CPI-M in the previous general elect ... read..


Gunupur MLA Trinath Gomango quits BJD
Politics | March 19, 2019 2:11:40 AM IST
Trinath Gomango, a Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MLA from Gunupur, resigned from his post on Monday. ... read..


LS Polls: Cong releases 5th list; fields Pranab Mukherjee's son from Jangipur
Politics | March 19, 2019 2:11:39 AM IST
The Congress Party on Monday released its fifth list of 56 candidates including former President Pranab Mukherjee's son and sitting MP Abhijeet Mukherjee from West Bengal's Jangipur Lok Sabha seat, and former Union Minister MM Pallam Raju from Andhra Prad ... read..


Telangana Congress chief to contest from Nalgonda
Hyderabad | Tuesday, 2019 1:45:04 AM IST
The Congress party on Monday night named its Telangana state chief Uttam Kumar Reddy as the candidate from Nalgonda Lok Sabha seat while AICC secretary Madhu Goud Yashki will contest from Nizamabad. ... read..


Congress releases fifth list for LS polls
New Delhi | Tuesday, 2019 1:45:04 AM IST
The Congress on Monday night released its fifth list of party candidates for the Lok Sabha elections. ... read..


Pak violates ceasefire in Sunderbani, Akhnoor sectors along LoC
General News | March 19, 2019 1:41:37 AM IST
Pakistan violated ceasefire in Sunderbani and Akhnoor sectors along the Line of Control (LoC), which was strongly retaliated by the Indian Army. ... read..


Pramod Sawant to be sworn in as Goa CM
Panaji | Tuesday, 2019 1:15:04 AM IST
Former Speaker of the Goa legislative assembly and BJP MLA Pramod Sawant will be sworn in as the 11th Chief Minister of Goa, Sawant himself confirmed on Tuesday. ... read..


K'taka Deputy CM rubbishes reports of 'poisonous' food in Indira Canteen
General News | March 19, 2019 1:11:42 AM IST
Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara on Monday rubbished reports which claimed that food being served in Indira canteen is "poisonous." ... read..


Parrikar is the 'first victim' of Rafale deal, says NCP leader Jitendra Awhad
Politics | March 19, 2019 2:11:43 AM IST
Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MLA Jitendra Awhad opined that late Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar was the "first victim" of the Rafale fighter jet deal. ... read..


Pramod Sawant to succeed Manohar Parrikar as Goa CM
Politics | March 19, 2019 1:11:38 AM IST
Goa Assembly Speaker Pramod Sawant was today named as the Chief Minister of Goa to succeed the late CM Manohar Parrikar. ... read..


Miwaiz ready for NIA questioning, but in Srinagar
Srinagar | Monday, 2019 11:45:04 PM IST
Senior separatist leader Mirwaiz Umer Farooq is ready to cooperate with the National Investigation Agency but wants that he be questioned by the agency here, a Hurriyat spokesman said. ... read..


Rammed by car, run over by truck - 3 killed in Delhi
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 11:45:04 PM IST
Three persons were killed while two others were injured early on Monday after a speeding truck hit them, a few minutes after they met with another accident when a car rammed their auto-rickshaw, a police officer said. ... read..


NCERT books piracy syndicate busted, one held
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 11:45:04 PM IST
With the arrest of a printing press owner, the Delhi Police claim to have busted a syndicate involved in pirating (printing and circulating) books of the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT), said a police officer here on Monday. ... read..


NPP kicks off Lok Sabha poll campaign in Meghalaya
Adokgre (Meghalaya) | Monday, 2019 11:45:04 PM IST
The National People's Party (NPP) on Monday kicked off its campaign for the Lok Sabha elections in Meghalaya. ... read..


Apple refreshes iPad Air, iPad mini
Others | March 18, 2019 11:41:44 PM IST
Apple has announced its refreshed iPad lineup. The lineup includes the refreshed new iPad Air and iPad mini. ... read..


VHP seeks action against KCR for allegedly violating Model Code of Conduct
Politics | March 18, 2019 11:41:41 PM IST
A delegation of Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leaders on Monday met Telangana Chief Electoral Officer Rajat Kumar and requested him to initiate action against Chief Minister KC Rao for allegedly violating the Model Code of Conduct. ... read..


JMM to contest LS polls in Bihar, Bengal and Odisha too
Politics | March 18, 2019 11:41:40 PM IST
Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) will also be contesting the Lok Sabha elections in Bihar, West Bengal, and Odisha, apart from its stronghold--Jharkhand. ... read..


Was assured that I will contest from the seat I want to: Giriraj Singh after Nawada seat was given to LJP in Bihar
Politics | March 18, 2019 11:41:38 PM IST
A day after the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) leaders of Bihar announced the seat-sharing in Bihar for the ensuing Lok Sabha elections, Union Minister Giriraj Singh on Monday claimed that he was assured by the party that he will contest from the seat ... read..


Priyanka's boat journey politically symbolic, not tweets
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 11:15:04 PM IST
Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi's journey on the Ganga on a boat is marked by religious and political symbolism to counter the BJP's Hindutva thrust ahead of Lok Sabha elections but her tweets so far have been apolitical. ... read..


Goa CM swearing-in called off, says Deputy Speaker
Panaji | Monday, 2019 11:15:04 PM IST
In a new twist, Goa's Deputy Speaker Michael Lobo on Monday said that the swearing-in of the new Chief Minister, which was scheduled to be held at 11 pm at the Raj Bhavan, has been called off. ... read..


CEO office is Bengal seizes over Rs 54 lakh
Kolkata | Monday, 2019 11:15:04 PM IST
Police and Election Commission officials have seized an amount of over Rs 54 lakh from four individuals in West Bengal's Alipurduar district, an official said on Monday. ... read..


Owaisi has assets worth over Rs 13 crore, no car
Hyderabad | Monday, 2019 11:15:04 PM IST
MIM President Asaduddin Owaisi, who filed his nomination for Hyderabad Lok Sabha constituency on Monday, declared assets worth over Rs 13 crore but he owns no vehicle. ... read..


2 dead in Odisha after police lathi-charged protesters at Vedanta aluminium plant
General News | March 18, 2019 11:11:40 PM IST
Two people died and several others got injured after police lathi-charged protesters at Vedanta Aluminium Plant at Lanjigarh in Odisha's Kalahandi district on Monday. The protesters were demanding employment. ... read..


Cong CEC to discuss Bihar, Bengal LS candidates on Tuesday morning
Politics | March 18, 2019 11:11:38 PM IST
The Central Election Committee (CEC) of Congress party will meet on Tuesday morning to hold discussion over Bihar and West Bengal Lok Sabha candidates. ... read..


Congress restores poll coordination panel in Haryana
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 10:45:04 PM IST
The Congress on Monday reinstated its election coordination committee for Haryana, days after it was withdrawn shortly after being made public. ... read..


Congress may field Jyotiraditya's wife in LS polls
Bhopal | Monday, 2019 10:45:04 PM IST
The Congress leadership wants to field former Union Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia's wife Priyadarshini in the upcoming Lok Sabha election, party sources said. ... read..


India to provide humanitarian assistance to Mozambique
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 10:45:04 PM IST
India will be providing humanitarian assistance and disaster relief (HADR) to Mozambique that was hit by a severe cyclone, causing loss of lide and property, the External Affairs Ministry said on Monday. ... read..


Priyanka: Aim of Congress, SP-BSP is to defeat BJP
Prayagraj | Monday, 2019 10:45:04 PM IST
Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi said on Monday her partys aim was to defeat the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and also that of the SP-BSP combine, and added the Congress had no qualms about forging an alliance with "anyone". ... read..


Army pays tribute to soldier killed on LoC
Jammu | Monday, 2019 10:45:04 PM IST
The Army on Monday paid tribute to the soldier killed in Pakistan firing on the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir' s Sunderbani sector. ... read..


Act against Modi for 'chowkidar' campaign, Congress tells EC
Mumbai | Monday, 2019 10:45:04 PM IST
The Maharashtra Congress on Monday urged the Election Commission of India to act against Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the Bharatiya Janata Party's latest campaign, 'Main Bhi Chowkidar', an office-bearer said. ... read..


RCom pays Ericsson Rs 550 cr; Anil Ambani thanks brother Mukesh for standing by him
General News | March 18, 2019 10:41:45 PM IST
The requisite payment of Rs 550 crore and interest thereon to Ericsson has been completed on Monday in compliance with the judgment of the Supreme Court, said Reliance Communication (RCom). ... read..


Traffic police deploy special teams in national capital ahead of Holi
General News | March 18, 2019 10:41:42 PM IST
Delhi Police on Monday said that special checking teams with alcometers have been deployed at major intersections and vulnerable points to detect and prosecute traffic violations during Holi celebrations on March 21. ... read..


Slack launches encryption keys for better user control
Others | March 18, 2019 10:41:40 PM IST
Slack has announced that it is launching Enterprise Key Management (EKM), a new tool that allows customers to control their encryption keys in the enterprise version of the app. ... read..


IMA releases Health Manifesto, urges political parties to prioritise healthcare
General News | March 18, 2019 10:41:38 PM IST
The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has released its 'Health Manifesto' and urged all political parties to give priority to the health sector. ... read..


Opposition unity in polls a 'delusion': Chirag Paswan
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 10:15:04 PM IST
Taking a dig at opposition unity for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, Lok Janshakti Party leader Chirag Paswan on Monday said many opposition parties were not ready to go with the Congress and the 'Mahagathbandhan' (Grand Alliance) was a "delusion". ... read..


6 rescued from sinking vessel, Kolkata man missing
Mumbai | Monday, 2019 10:15:04 PM IST
The Indian Coast Guard on Monday rescued six sailors from a tugboat, 'Revti' after it capsized in the Arabian Sea off Worli, here on Monday, officials said. ... read..


BJP meet at Rupani's house poll code violation: Congress
Gandhinagar | Monday, 2019 10:15:04 PM IST
The Congress has complained to the Election Commission that the ruling BJP was violating the model code of conduct by convening poll-related meetings at Chief Minister Vijay Rupani's official residence here since the last two days. ... read..


Left refused 'open-alliance': Bengal Congress
Kolkata | Monday, 2019 10:15:04 PM IST
Veteran Congress leader Abdul Mannan on Monday said seat adjustment talks with the Left Front in West Bengal have collapsed due to the Left parties' refusal to hold an "open alliance" with them. ... read..


New Goa CM to be sworn in at 11 pm: Official
Panaji | Monday, 2019 10:15:04 PM IST
Goa's new Chief Minister will be sworn in at the Raj Bhavan at 11 pm, a state government statement said on Monday. ... read..


We are fighting elections alone UP, says Priyanka Gandhi
Politics | March 18, 2019 10:11:40 PM IST
The Congress party is fighting the Lok Sabha elections in Uttar Pradesh all alone, said party general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Monday. "There are no issues with anyone," said she. ... read..


After Parrikar, Goa politics entering new, shaky era
Panaji | Monday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST
Goa stands on the verge of a new but possibly shaky political era, with its tallest leader and Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar cremated with full military and state honours on Monday and the BJP identifying his replacement in Pramod Sawant. ... read..


J&K politicians indulge in 'freestyle wresting' (Dangal 2019)
Srinagar | Monday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST
Political temperatures have steadily risen in Jammu and Kashmir and rival parties are now engaged in a no-holds-barred battle to score brownie points against one another to win the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. ... read..


BJP's Rawat may take on Khanduri Jr in Pauri-Garhwal
Dehradun | Monday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST
The filing of the nomination papers for the April 11 Lok Sabha elections in Uttarakhand began on Monday, but no one filed their papers. ... read..


How exit pollsters fared in 2014 Lok Sabha elections
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST
The hits and misses of exit poll results over the past few years tell us that it's better to take these surveys with a pinch of salt. For more often than not, the predictions of even the most meticulous of pollsters are likely to wobble when confronted wi ... read..


Chowkidars are for rich, Priyanka taunts Modi (Night Lead)
Prayagraj | Monday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST
Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi on Monday taunted Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying 'chowkidars' were meant to protect the rich, as she launched a Prayagraj-Varanasi boat ride on the Ganga as part of the Lok Sabha election campaign. ... read..


'MySpace accidentally lost 50 million songs after server migration'
Others | March 18, 2019 9:41:46 PM IST
MySpace has reportedly lost a lot of songs, possibly in millions, uploaded over 12 years during a server migration. ... read..


CSMT bridge collapse: Auditor Neeraj Desai arrested
General News | March 18, 2019 9:41:44 PM IST
Days after a portion of CSMT bridge collapsed, the Mumbai Police have arrested Neeraj Desai, who had conducted an audit of the bridge. ... read..


As mark of respect to Parrikar, Vrindavan widows not to play Holi
General News | March 18, 2019 9:41:43 PM IST
Hundreds of widows on Monday decided not to celebrate Holi this time in order to mourn the sad demise of Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar. ... read..


Apple to pay USD 31 million to Qualcomm in patent dispute
Others | March 18, 2019 9:41:41 PM IST
Qualcomm has made a big win after a San Diego jury found that Apple infringed three patents regarding the iPhone start-up and battery life. ... read..


BJP files complaint with EC against Pawan Khera for violating Model Code of Conduct
Politics | March 18, 2019 9:41:40 PM IST
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday filed a complaint against Congress spokesperson Pawan Khera for allegedly violating the Model Code of Conduct (MCC). ... read..


Internet Archive team begins saving Google+ content before doom
Others | March 18, 2019 9:41:38 PM IST
Google+ is shutting down in April and with it, the company will start deleting data from the social network too. ... read..


BJP, alliance partners will stake claim soon: Shah
Panaji | Monday, 2019 9:15:04 PM IST
The BJP along with its alliance partners will shortly stake claim to form a government in Goa, BJP President Amit Shah said on Monday. ... read..


Youth gunned down in Kashmir
Srinagar | Monday, 2019 9:15:04 PM IST
Unidentified gunmen on Monday shot dead a youth in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district. ... read..


NC politics hostage to cricket scam, alleges PDP
Srinagar | Monday, 2019 9:15:04 PM IST
The People's Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday said the politics of their rival National Conference (NC) was hostage to its Chief Farooq Abdullah's alleged involvement in a cricket scam. ... read..


Woman fashion designer foils robbery bid in Delhi
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 9:15:04 PM IST
A woman fashion designer was injured and nearly run over by moving vehicles after she fell off a running auto-rickshaw while fighting two bike-borne snatchers in east Delhi, the Police said on Monday. ... read..


Delhi HC disposes of petition against Flipkart, Amazon
General News | March 18, 2019 9:11:45 PM IST
The Delhi High Court on Monday disposed of a petition alleging violations of foreign direct investment (FDI) norms by e-commerce giants Flipkart and Amazon. ... read..


CBI court allows I-T Dept to quiz Gautam Khaitan for 3 days in jail
General News | March 18, 2019 9:11:44 PM IST
A Special CBI court on Monday allowed the Income Tax (I-T) Department to interrogate lobbyist Gautam Khaitan in jail for three days. ... read..


Facebook removes 1.5 million videos of New Zealand terror attack
Others | March 18, 2019 9:11:42 PM IST
Facebook has announced to have removed 1.5 million videos in the first 24 hours following the deadly attack at mosques in New Zealand that left 50 people dead, and an equal number of people injured. ... read..


London court issues arrest warrant against Nirav Modi
General News | March 18, 2019 9:11:38 PM IST
In a major development, a London court on Monday issued an arrest warrant against diamond merchant Nirav Modi, who is wanted in India for an alleged loan default case, according to the sources in the Enforcement Directorate. ... read..


BJP Ministers, MLAs denied ticket for Assembly polls
Itanagar | Monday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST
All seems to be not well in the Arunachal Pradesh BJP, just ahead of the Lok Sabha and Assembly polls. ... read..


Jana Sena announces candidates for 5 more LS seats
Amaravati | Monday, 2019 8:45:04 PM IST
Actor Pawan Kalyan's Jana Sena on Monday announced candidates for four more Lok Sabha seats in Andhra Pradesh and one in Telangana. It also declared 32 more candidates for the Andhra Pradesh Assembly polls. ... read..


Major relief for Khemka, HC expunges negative comments from his ACR
General News | March 18, 2019 8:41:38 PM IST
In a major relief to senior IAS officer Ashok Khemka, the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Monday directed Haryana government to remove negative comments from the Annual Confidential Report (ACR) of the bureaucrat. ... read..


142 percent jump in assets of 153 MPs - 2009 to 2014
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 8:15:04 PM IST
The average assets of 153 MPs who were re-elected in 2014 grew by 142 percent, averaging Rs 13.32 crore per MP, with Shatrughan Sinha, Pinaki Mishra and Supriya Sule sharing the top honours. ... read..


Congress not serious about Delhi: AAP leader
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 8:15:04 PM IST
Insisting that it was too late for an alliance in Delhi, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday said it had waited long "enough" for the Congress and now there was no question of taking back its candidates for the Lok Sabha elections. ... read..


Enough evidence against Mirwaiz, others in terror funding case: NIA
New Delhi | Monday, 2019 8:15:04 PM IST
Letterheads of Lashkar-e-Taiba, Jammat-ud-Dawa, Hizbul Mujahideen and other terrorist organisations are among various "significant evidences" that the National Investigation Agency (NIA) says are enough to book top separatist leaders, including Mirwaiz Um ... read..


Muzaffarpur shelter home case: Court to frame charges on March 25
General News | March 18, 2019 8:11:42 PM IST
A Special POCSO court on Monday reserved its order for framing of charges in the Muzaffarpur shelter home case for March 25. ... read..


Chhattisgarh: 1 CRPF jawan killed, 4 others injured in IED blast in Dantewada
General News | March 18, 2019 8:11:40 PM IST
One CRPF jawan died and four others were injured in an IED blast in an exchange of fire with Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district on Monday. ... read..


BJP to finalise new Goa CM candidate today, meeting going on
General News | March 18, 2019 8:11:38 PM IST
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday said that a decision on the name of next Goa chief minister will be taken today and discussion with allies is ongoing to finalise the name. ... read..


Maoists kill CRPF trooper, injured five (Lead)
Raipur | Monday, 2019 7:45:05 PM IST
A CRPF Head Constable was killed and five other troopers were injured on Monday when Maoists exploded an IED (improvised explosive device) and opened fire in Dantewada district in Chhattisgarh, officials said. ... read..


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