Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday said his party had no problem with Navjot Singh Sidhu working in a TV show if it is constitutionally permissible.
After Airtel, Jio and other major telecom operators are releasing attractive 4G data packs one after the other, state-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL)on Tuesday launched a plan that will give 2GB data per day at just Rs 339 a month.
New Delhi [India], Mar. 23 (ANI): Day after former Congress leader S.M. Krishna joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) dubbed his decision as 'opportunism' saying that a person of his reputation was not expected to be disloyal and selfish. This is nothing but opportunism.
Most of them are into one or the other sport or workout regimes. When few of them like Vidya Balan and Sonakshi Sinha flaunts their curves proudly, others bite back their tongue and work hard to be fit and lean. Regardless of all these, most of the actresses flood their social media accounts with pictures of all their food experiments.
By Amlan Chakraborty NEW DELHI (Reuters) - With India and Australia clashing in a winner-takes-all finale to an enthralling series, the picturesque town of Dharamsala in the Himalayan foothills could hardly have asked for a better debut as a test venue. Both hosts and tourists emerged with their share of glory from the drawn third test in Ranchi to leave the four-match series on knife-edge at 1-1 going into the decider, which starts on Saturday. While popular wisdom has it that test cricket must produce more results to survive the onslaught of the limited-overs game, there can be little doubt that the drawn third test, also at a new venue, produced the best contest of a thrilling series.
Karnataka government sought a review of the SC verdict which had set aside the Karnataka High Court order acquitting the four accused in the case.
Students at Maharshi Bhardwaj Ved Vedang Shikshan Kendrais will soon be taught by Islamic scholars.
Bengaluru woman booked under IPC pertaining to defamation for posting objectionable pictures of newly elected Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath. BJP Yuva Morcha has filed a complaint against her for posting tampered images on Facebook.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Mar. 23 (ANI): The Shiv Sena on Thursday condemned party MP Ravindra Gaikwad's act of beating an Air India employee with his slipper and said that it would find out as to what made him lose his temper. The matter will be taken up by our party chief Uddhav Thackeray. Kayande further stated that the Shiv Sena does not advocate such behavior, adding these kinds of acts should be condemned.
Chennai (Tamil Nadu), Mar. 23 (ANI): Welcoming the Election Commission of India's (ECI) move to freeze the Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) election symbol, the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) on Thursday said V.K. Sasikala's faction had tried to illegally usurp the office of party general secretary. "The two leaves symbol has been frozen because of the illegal actions of the Sasikala faction.
The Government on Tuesday made amendments to the Finance Bill 2017 proposing to cap cash transactions at Rs 2 lakh instead of Rs 3 lakh and make the Aadhaar card number mandatory while filing the income tax returns, among others.
Before approaching the Armed Forces Tribunal, the veteran soldier who retired from Army in 1978, had approached the Chief of Army Staff for recognition of his services.
New Delhi [India], Mar. 23 (ANI): Thanking India for its support over the recent London attack, British High Commissioner to India Dominic Asquith said Thursday that UK's collaboration with New Delhi over counter-terrorism is an important part of bilateral relations. "I want to thank those who have offered wishes of condolence and support from here in India for what has happened.
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Test stars Ravindra Jadeja, Cheteshwar Pujara and Murali Vijay were on Wednesday rewarded with Grade A category of the BCCI annual contracts, the amount of which has been doubled to Rs two crore from this season while middle order batsman Suresh Raina failed to figure in the list. The trio joins Virat Kohli, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Ravichandran Ashwin and Ajinkya Rahane in the top category of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) contracts.
The official said that a centralized tender cell will be formed in the state and all departments will have to put their tenders online.
New Delhi [India], Mar 23 (ANI): Slamming Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh for not being able to take concrete action against his cabinet colleague Navjot Singh Sidhu who has refused to quit his television career, the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Thursday said that the cricketer-turned politician holds a post which requires 24 hour presence. SAD leader Prem Singh Chandumajra said that Sidhu by continuing his television career is doing injustice with his post. "Captain Amarinder Singh should behave strictly and stop Navjot Singh Sidhu from working in the television show.
New Delhi [India], Mar. 22 (ANI): Legendary Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan has thrown his weight behind Indian skipper Virat Kohli, who was recently compared by an Australian daily with US President Donald Trump. In the article, the daily compared the Indian captain to Trump, saying that "Kohli has become the Donald Trump of World Sport." Bachchan, however, hit back in his own style by thanking the Aussie media for "accepting the fact that Kohli is a winner and the president". The article further stated that Kohli "has become a law unto himself" and accused him of spreading 'FAKE News'.
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Mar 22 (ANI): Backing Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adtiyanaths's age jibe, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday said that 'UP ke ladke' ex-state chief Akhilesh Yadav and Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi misjudged the saffron leader. BJP leader S. Prakash said that Akhilesh and Rahul did not realise that there is one more 'Uttar Pradesh ka ladka' who might take away their fortune.
Neither of the two groups shall be permitted to use the name of the party 'All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam' simplicitor, the Commission said. Both the factions have been given time till Thursday's 10AM to choose aparty symbol and inform the Commission.
New Delhi [India], Mar. 23 (ANI): Condemning the recent terror attack outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said India stands with the United Kingdom in the fight against terrorism. Prime Minister Modi tweeted, "Deeply saddened by the terror attack in London.
New Delhi [India], Mar 22 (ANI): Asserting that the Muslim front in the Ram Mandir case will have to choose a different spot to build a mosque, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Wednesday said if a compromise is not reached on this matter then the saffron party will pass a legislation in this regard when they will have a majority in the Rajya Sabha. Swamy lauded Chief Justice of India J.S. Khehar's 'noble gesture' to mediate during the out of court settlement if both parties want. "The Supreme Court has said that why didn't you find a compromise and the fact that the Chief Justice said that he is ready to mediate.