State Congress chief Kamal Nath recently urged Lord Mahakal to end Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s “misrule” in a letter and none other than ‘Nandi’ — Lord Shiva’s sacred bull — took the pains to get back to Nath.Read More »
The revenge killing happened on Saturday in Papua province following the funeral of the man, who perished when he fell into an enclosure at a crocodile farm while looking for grass to feed his livestock.
The family of the Google engineer lynched in Bidar Friday has demanded a strict investigation into the incident, expressing disbelief that rumors about 'child-lifters' triggered the attack. "He was a software engineer with Google. He looked so sophisticated and polished. How can anybody suspect him to be a kidnapper? Definitely it wasn't the reason," said Mohammad Akram, brother of Mohammad Azam, the victim.
The Madhya Pradesh Congress under Kamal Nath is struggling to deflect the ruling BJP's onslaught on social media that has succeeded in spreading the message that a desperate fight is on between the state Congress president and Jyotiraditya Scindia for the post of chief minister.
The head of Indonesia’s Natural Resources Conservation Agency in West Papua said that the 48-year-old victim had entered the crocodile farm and was likely picking grass for animal feed when he was attacked.
Less than two months after taking oath, Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy seems to have given up on the party's alliance with Congress.At a JD(S) event, an emotional Kumaraswamy said workers must be happy about their "brother" becoming CM, but "I'm swallowing my pain like Vishakanta (Lord Shiva)."However, Congress leader and Karnataka Deputy CM G Parameshwara dismissed his comments, saying, "CM must always be happy."
Australian divers, anaesthetist Richard Harris and his diving partner Craig Challen, both cave diving specialists, played key roles in the rescue.
The Center has removed a JNU professor, accused of sexual harassment, from the Supreme Court-empowered Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority (EPCA), tasked with taking various measures to tackle air pollution.The Environment Ministry, in an order issued on July 4, announced the removal of Atul Kumar Johri, a professor at the School of Life Sciences at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU).Here's more.
The district administration had refused permission at first for taking out his wedding procession from Nizampur village after objection from people of the Thakur community, but Jatav refused to back down.
Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray once again came down heavily on Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and asked why demonetization was instant but not Ram Mandir. He said the BJP had assured building the temple in Ayodhya before elections, but hadn't specified which one. Was it 2019 or 2050, he asked. Despite being an ally, Thackarey has taken potshots at BJP many times.
Maharashtra PWD minister Chandrakant Patil had said that potholes in roads alone cannot be blamed for the accidents.
Kasganj (Uttar Pradesh) [India], July 16 (ANI): Defying caste prejudice, a Dalit groom took out his wedding procession peacefully in Thakur community-dominated Nizampur village of Kasganj district in Uttar Pradesh after 80 years. The groom Sanjay Jatav took a historic ride on Sunday after he entered the Thakur community-dominated village in presence of a heavy police force. The village has been in limelight for the past six months after local Thakur community allegedly threatened to disrupt the wedding.
Asim, who is 90 percent paralyzed by birth, passed the seventh standard this year. He was all set to go to school this monsoon when the news came as a shocker to the family.
On Wednesday, the ED approached a special court in Mumbai seeking to declare Nirav Modi and his uncle Mehul Choksi as fugitives as they fled from India a month before they were named in the fraud case.
According to a toll collector at Kundli border, around 2,000-3,000 truckers go towards Palwal using KGP during the daytime and some go towards Agra using NH2
Islamabad [Pakistan], Jul 15 (ANI): Pakistan's former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, who is lodged in Rawalpindi's Adiala jail after being convicted in the Avenfield Corruption case is languishing in sub-standard facilities, alleged his son Hussain. Taking to Twitter, Hussain Nawaz Sharif alleged that his father was deprived of a bed in the jail and that the bathroom there was extremely dirty, "probably not cleaned for ages." "I am told that my father was not given a bed to sleep on and the bathroom was extremely dirty probably not cleaned for ages," Hussain tweeted. The NAB on Friday night took Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz into custody in connection with the Avenfield reference case after their flight landed at Lahore's Allama Iqbal International Airport at 8:48 p.m. (local time) amidst high drama.
Agra/Moradabad/Etawah (Uttar Pradesh) [India], July 15: With the plastic ban being enforced in Uttar Pradesh today, raids have been conducted throughout the day by municipal bodies in different cities of the state. In Agra, the plastic ban was welcomed by shopkeepers, who switched to selling their products in paper bags. "We are selling the products in paper bags, even the customers are getting cloth bags from their homes," said the owner of a sweet shop, Arvind Singh.
An Assam legislator became a victim of cybercrime as miscreants looted over Rs 14 lakh from his account in capital city Guwahati.
The gunfight took place in a forest near Mahla camp of BSF under Partapaur police station limits when a team of BSF's 114th battalion was returning after carrying out an anti-Maoist operation.