Category: India

Modi designed poll schedule as per his convenience: Mamata

New Delhi: Accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi of planning the election schedule for his convenience, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata…

Police torture: Deceased Muslim men had broken legs, Iron Nails hammered in thighs, wrists

Patna: The two Muslim men who have died due to police torture in custody on March 7 were arrested from…

10% EWS quota to help promote social equality: Centre to SC

New Delhi: The Centre has defended the 10 per cent quota for the economically weaker sections (EWS) among the general…

Vote during Ramzan: Here’s what Javed Akhtar tweets

MUMBAI: Veteran lyricist-screenwriter Javed Akhtar has slammed those who are linking Ramzan with Lok Sabha polls and are trying to…

Telangana Home Minister among 5 elected to Council

Hyderabad: Telangana's Home Minister Mohammed Mahmood Ali was among the five candidates elected to the state Legislative Council on Tuesday.…

NIA arrests 3 in connection with weapon theft at PDP leader’s residence last year

Jammu: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday arrested three persons in connection with a case pertaining to the theft…

BJP website was hacked for few minutes: IT Minister

New Delhi: IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said here on Tuesday the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) website was hacked for…

Rajnath may be fielded from Noida, Sharma from Alwar

New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh, who represents Lucknow in the present Lok Sabha, may be fielded from the prestigious…

Won’t contest if not given enough seats: Manjhi

Patna: A day before the Grand Alliance meets in Delhi to finalize the seat sharing for the Lok Sabha elections,…

Surf Excel Row: People giving 1-star ratings to MS Excel on Playstore, here are some hilarious reviews

After detergent brand Surf Excel made an advertisement on religious harmony and faced backlash for promoting ‘love jihad’ people are…

No alliance talks with AAP, anyone else: Amarinder

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday categorically denied any alliance talks with the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) or…

Now, candidates contesting LS polls have to advertise their criminal records

NEW DELHI: For the first time ever, Election Commission of India has made it compulsory for candidates contesting 2019 Lok…

All Jharkhand poll booths must be mobile connected: EC

Ranchi: The Election Commission on Tuesday asked telecom service operators in Jharkhand to ensure mobile and internet connectivity at all…

India’s lack of interest to extradite Nirav Modi from UK exposed

New Delhi: Contrary to India’s claim that there had been no delay on India's part in efforts to prosecute fugitive…

BJD to go it alone in elections: Naveen Patnaik

Bhubaneswar: Biju Janata Dal (BJD) President and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said, here on Tuesday, his party will not…

SC to hear plea for by-polls to 3 TN assembly seats

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear the DMK's plea seeking by-elections to three vacant seats in…

Kerala: 18 YO set ablaze, accused detained

Thiruvalla: An 18-year-old girl was set ablaze by a man in broad daylight here on Tuesday. The victim has sustained…

Woman attempts delivery watching YouTube video, dies in process

Lucknow: Googling stuff on the internet, learning things by watching online videos on YouTube has been a rage for quite…

Odisha: NSG, state police officials discuss security arrangements

Cuttack: Keeping in mind the expected frequent visits of VVIPs for election campaigning due to simultaneous general and legislative elections,…

Congress’ Central Election Committee to meet on March 14

New Delhi: The meeting of the Central Election Committee of Congress party will be held at the residence of UPA…