The 25-year-old approached the Hanumanganj Police on Sunday evening and soon Rajendra Namdev was removed by the state government from the Silai Kadhai Board where he served as vice-chairman with the status of a minister of state.Read More »
New Delhi [India], Feb. 17 (ANI): Congress leader Abhishek Singhvi on Saturday fired back the allegations made by Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in connection with Punjab National Bank scam and warned the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) with a civil and criminal defamation lawsuit. Singhvi's reaction came after Sitharaman linked him, his wife and his son to Nirav Modi's business.
Vidic will be present as a special guest on occasion of the third edition of the Football Movement which is slated to be held in Mumbai.
Nobody has claimed responsibility for the attack but the use of suicide bombers in crowded areas is a hallmark of the Islamist terrorist group, which has killed more that 20,000 people since 2009 and forced over two million to flee their homes.
New Delhi [India], Feb 17 (ANI): Indian women's cricket team captain Mithali Raj has been displaced by Australia all-rounder Ellyse Perry as top batswoman in the ICC ODI rankings.
The ulema, or Islamic scholars, aim to set up "brigades" tasked with ridding Mosul residents of extremist ideas of Islamic State following city's recapture
The child disappears under the car when the man drives over him and for a few horrifying seconds you fear the worst but as soon as the car drives off the toddler jumps to his feet.
Mexico City [Mexico], Feb 17 (ANI): As many as 13 persons have been killed after a helicopter carrying officials, assessing the damage caused by a powerful earthquake, crashed in southern Mexico. Mexican state Oaxaca's attorney general's office said that 12 people were killed at the scene and one died later in a hospital, Sky News reported. Mexico's interior department said the helicopter was carrying the interior minister, Alfonso Navarrete, and the Oaxaca state governor, Alejandro Murat.
Hyperinflation is expected to top 2,300 per cent this year in Venezuela. Local universities say 30.2 per cent of Venezuelans face poverty and 51.5 percent extreme poverty while the government puts the figures at 18.3 per cent and 4.4 per cent, respectively.
New Delhi [India], Feb 18 (ANI): The Delhi police on Saturday arrested the editor-in-chief of a Hindi news channel for allegedly raping a woman employee. A case was filed at Delhi's Tughlak Road police station by the victim on February 13. The victim, in her complaint, alleged that she came in contact with Umesh Kumar, the accused, in 2016 when she was staying in Indirapuram and working in Zenetix Gym.
Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb 18 (ANI): Pakistan will send transgenders to the annual Haj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia this year to serve as 'Khuddamul Hujjaj' or volunteers. "Efforts for sending transgender youth to Saudi Arabia to serve as Khuddamul Hujjaj are underway," confirmed IPC Sindh Boys Scouts Commissioner Atif Amin Husain was quoted by the Express Tribune as saying.
Haris not only allegedly thrashed the person but also threatened the victim at the hospital where he was receiving treatment. Haris is the son Congress MLA N A Haris.
New Delhi, February 18: Almost two years have passed and the wait for the higher minimum wage under 7th Pay Commission for government employees has become a topic of discussion. The 7th Pay Commission, which was set up by the Narendra Modi government recommended changes in the salary structure of Central government employees and it […]
Chennai (Tamil Nadu)[India], Feb.18 (ANI): Actor Kamal Haasan, who is all set to start his political innings, on Sunday said "only time will tell" about his party's possible alliance with veteran actor Rajinikanth. Haasan, who met Rajinikanth at his residence in Chennai today, said that the meeting was not political but a courtesy call. Haasan's remarks came days after he said that any political tie-up with Rajinikanth seems unlikely, as latter has a "hue of saffron" in his politics, in an apparent reference to the BJP.
Patna (Bihar) [India], Feb 17 (ANI): Pitching for reservation of seats for women in the Parliament and state legislative assemblies, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday said that concrete step towards women's empowerment cannot be taken unless a law is passed for the same. "As long as a law for women's reservation in Parliament and legislature is not passed and a provision is not made in the Constitution, a concrete step towards women's empowerment cannot be taken," Kumar said at the inauguration ceremony of Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) Conference here.
New Delhi [India], Feb 17 (ANI): Priyanka Patel shattered a 14-year-old record in the girls 10km walk at the 5th National Race Walking Championships in New Delhi on Saturday when she crossed the finish line in 49:01:81 seconds.
Miami, Feb 18 (IANS) Survivors of a deadly shooting at a Florida high school that killed 17 students and teachers, have called for tougher gun laws in the country and and urged voters to kick out lawmakers who oppose the move, the media reported. At an emotional rally on Saturday in Fort Lauderdale, Emma Gonzalez, a senior at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school in Parkland where the massacre took place on February 14, demanded national lawmakers do something to prevent mass school shootings, reports CNN. "Maybe the adults have got used to saying, 'It is what it is,'... But if us students have learned anything, it's that if you don't study, you will fail.
Tendulkar said the beauty of the wrist spinners is that they can bowl even in unhelpful conditions and hence they can add a lot of value.
Sixty-year-old Bhanubhai Vankar had been seeking physical possession of land that was allotted to Dalit families by the state government.
Jan Kovar and Petr Koukal scored in a penalty-shot shootout to give the Czech Republic a 3-2 victory over two-time defending champion Canada Saturday in the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics men's hockey tournament.
New Delhi [India], Feb 17 (ANI): Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrived in Delhi on Saturday late evening with his family on a week-long State visit to India. The Canadian Prime Minister's visit will be focused on job creation and strengthening ties between the two countries. On Thursday, a government delegation from Canada paid a visit to the Golden Temple in Amritsar ahead of Trudeau's visit.
At least 13 people on the ground, including three children, were killed when a Mexican military helicopter carrying top officials surveying damage from an earthquake crashed in a small town in the southern state of Oaxaca