Category: India

‘Agni Kheli’ festival: Devotees throw fire at each other at K’tka temple

Mangaluru (Karnataka): As a part of a centuries-old tradition, hundreds of devotees here performed a spectacular fire ritual, to pay…

Andhra Govt orders inquiry into security lapse in transporting gold belonging to TTD

Tirupati: The state chief secretary L V Subrahmanyam ordered an inquiry into the security lapses in transporting the gold belonging…

Kerala: LDF-UDF workers clash in Kollam

Kollam: Left Democratic Front (LDF) and United Democratic Front (UDF) workers on Sunday clashed in Kollam on the last day…

2 JDS party workers killed in Colombo, confirms HD Kumaraswamy

Bengaluru: Karnataka chief minister H D Kumaraswamy on Monday confirmed that two Janata Dal-Secular (JDS) workers had lost their lives…

Gokhale to visit China, Masood Azhar issue expected to figure in talks

New Delhi: Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale is slated to begin his official visit to Beijing on April 20. This is…

Australian man in possession of satellite phone arrested at Jaipur Airport

Jaipur: Customs officials on Monday arrested an Australian national in possession of a satellite phone from the international airport here.…

SC dismisses plea seeking a ban on loan waiver schemes

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed a petition seeking to stop political parties from offering loan waivers and…

After Maneka’s controversial statement, Varun Gandhi appeals to Muslims

Pilibhit (Uttar Pradesh): Days after his mother Maneka Gandhi was embroiled in a controversy for allegedly making communal remarks against…

Was offered Rs 1.5 crore to ‘frame’ CJI Gogoi in sexual harassment case: advocate makes stunning claim

New Delhi: Making a stunning claim about the sexual harassment charges levelled against Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi, a…

Possibility of Priyanka contesting from Varanasi does not affect BJP: Anil Jain

Raipur (Chhattisgarh): BJP National General Secretary Anil Jain said the possibility of Priyanka Gandhi contesting from Varanasi does not affect…

Time to stand with judiciary, says Jaitley

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday attacked the "institutional destabilizers" saying that their lending shoulder to "completely unverified…

Azamgarh good source of learning: Shahid Raza Khan, the Muslim cleric who cracked UPSC Civil Services Exam

New Delhi: Shahid Raza Khan, the Muslim cleric who cleared the coveted UPSC Civil Services Examination - 2018 with All…

Don’t want failed MP coming to Wayanad: Nirmala Sitharaman

Wayanad (Kerala): Attacking Congress president Rahul Gandhi, Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday urged the people here to vote…

NDA candidate from Wayanad writes to CEC, seeks review of Rahul Gandhi’s nomination

Wayanad: NDA candidate from Wayanad Lok Sabha constituency Thushar Vellappally on Sunday filed a complaint with Chief Election Commissioner (CEC)…

Violence in Odisha increasing day-by-day: Dharmendra Pradhan

Bhubaneswar (Odisha): Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday said that violence is increasing day-by-day in the state. Pradhan today met…

Winning in Puri, Cuttack and Kendrapada with huge margins: Piyush Goyal

Kendrapara (Odisha): Union Minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday said that the BJP is winning with huge margins from Puri, Cuttack…

Congress fooled the citizens for 70 years: Nitin Gadkari

Baramati (Maharashtra): Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Sunday while addressing a public rally in Baramati Constituency here alleged that Congress…

Campaign ends for third phase of polls in Bihar

Patna: Campaigning concluded on Sunday for 5 of the 40 Lok Sabha seats in Bihar going to polls in the…

India’s nuclear weapons not for ‘Diwali’, asserts Modi

Barmer:Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that India is no longer afraid of Pakistan's nuclear threats as today it…

Sadhvi Pragya Thakur doesn’t believe in Constitution, law: Akhilesh Yadav

Kannauj: Malegaon blast accused and BJP’s candidate from Bhopal Lok Sabha seat Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur does not believe in…