New Delhi, Oct 23: Honeypreet Insan, the adopted daughter of convicted Dera Sacha Sauda Chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh is likely to be produced in Haryana’s Panchkula court on Monday. Earlier on October 13, a Panchkula court sent Honeypreet Insan and her accomplice Sukhdeep Kaur to judicial custody till October 23. Addressing a press conference Panchkula […]
Kabul [Afghanistan] Oct 21 (ANI): Suicide bombers on Saturday killed 15 cadets when they attacked Marshal Fahim National Defense University in Kabul.
Kolkata, Oct 21 (IANS) The Brazil senior team changing coaches quite often is not the ideal situation for junior teams, the country's U-17 coach Carlos Amadeo said, though adding in the same breath that the development of the colts is in no way stalled due to such eventualities. The perfect scenario would be to use the same coach in youth squads and also the senior team for a long time.
Washington, Oct 21 (IANS) President Donald Trump said on Saturday that he will allow the National Archives to release thousands of pages of secret government documents on the John F. Kennedy (JFK) assassination, a media report said. "Subject to the receipt of further information, I will be allowing, as President, the long blocked and classified JFK FILES to be opened," Trump tweeted at 8.35 a.m., the New York Post reported. Assassination experts say the secret records may reveal new details about what the CIA knew of assassin Lee Harvey Oswald's trip to the Soviet and Cuban embassies in Mexico City weeks before he shot Kennedy in Dallas on November 22, 1963.
The court's order came on a plea filed by the student who is suffering from thalassemia, a blood disorder that is recognised as a disability.
According to the ban introduced in the three ISBTs of Delhi - Kashmere Gate, Anand Vihar and Sarai Kale Khan - the drivers will be fined Rs 500 for honking and Rs 100 for shouting and soliciting destination to passengers.
Washington, Oct 22 (IANS) NASA's slow progress in improving its IT governance over the past four years could put the agency at risk of experiencing security breaches, warns an audit report. Information Technology (IT) plays an integral role in every facet of NASA's space, science and aeronautics operations. The agency spends approximately $1.4 billion annually on a portfolio of IT assets it uses to control spacecraft, collect and process scientific data, secure its IT infrastructure and enable the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) personnel to collaborate with colleagues around the world.
Ranchi (Jharkhand) [India], October 22 (ANI): The Jharkhand Government on Sunday said that it would ensure that Koyli Devi, the woman whose 11-year-old daughter died due to starvation a few days back, does not face any problem in her village Simdega. Saryu Roy, the food minister of the state, said a legal action would be taken if anyone threatens the woman. A legal action will be taken against anyone, who threatens Koyli Devi," the minister said.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 22 (ANI): Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Sunday visited the victims of pesticide poisoning at Yavatmal civil hospital and assured the strictest action against those responsible for the tragedy. At least 18 farmers have died over the past three months in Yavatmal district owing to an alleged exposure to a toxic pesticide. The Chief Minister also chaired a meeting of health, agriculture and revenue officials at Yavatmal Collector office and took stock of the situation.
Transport Commissioner B Dayananda said the notification will be effective for new vehicles and the government does not intend to apply the rules on old registered vehicles. He added the government is contemplating to amend rules to allow new motorcycles with engines below 100 cc.
After a long hue and cry over the compensation demand from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), Khan has said that PCB’s claim for compensation from India is weak.
New Delhi [India], October 23 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday will hear a fraud case against Unitech Managing Director Sanjay Chandra. On September 15, the top court had refused to grant interim bail to Chandra in the case, relating to delaying of housing projects in Noida and Gurugram. The three-judge bench, headed by Chief Justice of India (CJI) Dipak Misra, had also directed the real estate company to file a detailed list of homebuyers who want possession of flats in Unitech group projects and those seeking refund of their money.
The People's Union for Civil Liberties said the Criminal Laws (Rajasthan Amendment) Ordinance, 2017 was "a sinister attempt of the Government of Rajasthan to abridge the fundamental right of speech and expression guaranteed under the Indian Constitution."
After a goalless first half, Satbir Singh, Harmanpreet Singh, Lalit Upadhyay and Gurjant Singh scored one each to lead India to victory
Munich [Germany] Oct 21 (ANI): German police have ruled out terrorism in Munich knife attack in which the attacker wounded four people on Saturday morning. According to German media, Munich Police Chief Hubertus Andrae ruled out terrorist link and said that the attacker may have been a mental patient. Earlier, authorities launched a manhunt after the attacker attacked people in the Rosenheimer Platz area of the Bavarian capital, reports The Independent.
The families of some of the missing Indians from Amritsar district were on Saturday asked to come to the Government Medical College in Amritsar to give DNA samples.
New York, Oct 22 (IANS) Parents addicted to alcohol may increase the risk for dating violence among teenagers, according to a study. "Although teen dating violence is typically viewed as a problem related specifically to adolescent development, our findings indicate that the risk for aggressive behaviour and involvement in dating violence are related to stressors experienced much earlier in life," said lead author Jennifer A. Livingston, senior research scientist at the University at Buffalo. For the study, published in the Journal of Youth and Adolescence, researchers evaluated 144 teenagers who had fathers with an alcohol use disorder and who had been initially recruited for study at 12 months of age.
New Delhi [India], Oct 21 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Gujarat on Sunday to inaugurate Phase 1 of the RO RO (Roll on, Roll off) ferry service between Ghogha and Dahej. After the maiden journey, Prime Minister Modi will address a gathering at Dahej.
Mumbai, Oct 21 (IANS) India captain Virat Kohli on Saturday explained the reasons behind the decision to 'rest' top spinners Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja in the limited overs squads, saying it's important to understand their workload and also create a stronger pool to choose from. Off-spinner Ashwini and left-armer Jadeja have not been named in the Sri Lanka away tour, home rubber against Australia and the series against New Zealand which starts on Sunday. Left-arm wrist spinner Kuldeep Yadav, leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal and left-arm spinner Axar Patel are currently given chances.
At least 5 thieves entered the building and used gas cutters to break through three lockers. The entire heist took place in over 10 hours.
The organisers of the event, Muslim Mahila Foundation and Vishal Bharat Sansthan, had claimed the event was intended towards enhancing communal harmony.
New Delhi [India], Oct. 21 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan will be embarking on a six-day visit to the United States of America in the wee hours of Sunday morning. Later, Chouhan be will participating in the launch event of Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya Forum, where he will address the gathering as a Keynote speaker.
Los Angeles, Oct 22 (IANS) A homeless woman here made sure actress Cameron Diaz gets her lost wallet. Diaz had reportedly dropped her wallet on the street while making her way out of Matsuhisa, a fancy restaurant here on Thursday. The homeless lady, who saw the wallet on the ground, made the connection that its owner must have dined at Matsuhisa.