Bijaya Das

Prince of Cuttack. King of covering politics. Prawn lover. Never speaks his mind lest he hurt anyone. Creatively uses humour to escape censure.

DMK chief MK Stalin to Rajinikanth: Think before speaking on people like E V Ramasamy Periyar

Periyar row: Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) president MK Stalin on Wednesday criticised veteran actor Rajinikanth over his controversial comment on E V Ramasamy Periyar's 1971 rally in Salem. Stalin said the actor should think twice before speaking on people like Periyar. The DMK chief....Read More

Why 2020 will be the year Xiaomi double downs on Mi branding in India

Why 2020 will be the year Xiaomi double downs on Mi branding in India: Xiaomi has been on a roll in India in the 5 years of its existence in the country. That being said, perhaps, for the first time....Read More

RD and SH National College announce key nation-building initiatives commemorating 70 years of academic excellence

Country's prestigious educational institutes RD and SH National College announced the launch of three key nation-building initiatives, recently. The colleges was commemorating 70 years of glorious learning traditions at a glittering ceremony on January 11, 2020. Several eminent personalities, including R Ramanan, Mission Director,....Read More

Siddharth Luthra and his mother

Siddharth Luthra and his mother: However high and mighty I become, for a mother, I am his little baby who suckled her breast and sought protection in her arms, this thought crossed my mind as I saw Siddharth (Senior Adv.....Read More

Why Dell XPS 13 7390 laptop is the best Windows notebook for the masses

Dell unveils XPS 13 laptop: Dell, the American tech giant that manufactures state-of-the-art notebooks, has been witnessing a downward spiral for a  couple of years in terms of sales volume. That's been more due to the advent of smartphones. Much to the discomfort....Read More

Dharmendra Pradhan launches IEA report on India’s energy policies

Dharmendra Pradhan launches IEA report on India's energy policies: Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Steel, launched an in-depth review of India's Energy Policies published by the International Energy Agency (IEA) at an event in New Delhi....Read More

Kashmir: Supreme Court criticises repeated abuse of Section 144, says Internet access fundamental right, can’t be suspended indefinitely

Supreme Court verdict on Kashmir: The Supreme Court of India, while delivering verdict on a number of petitions challenging the restrictions and internet blockade imposed in Jammu and Kashmir after the abrogation of Article 370, said freedom of Internet access....Read More

Delhi Police Special Cell busts ISIS terror module in Wazirabad, 2 of 3 terror suspects involved in Hindu Maunnani leader Suresh Kumar murder case

Delhi Police Special Cell busts ISIS terror module in Delhi: The Special Cell of the Delhi Police on Thursday busted an Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terror module and arrested three alleged terrorists from Delhi's Wazirabad area, DCP....Read More

Best of CES 2020: 5 technologies that rocked Las Vegas

Best of CES 2020: The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas is home to the biggest trade show in the world. Over the course of the last couple of years, its star has waned as the apex show-case for....Read More

Irfan Pathan announces retirement from all formats of cricket

Irfan Pathan announces retirement from all formats of cricket: Team India's 2007 T-20 World Cup hero Irfan Pathan announced his retirement from all formats of cricket on Saturday, reports said. The swanky left-arm pacer was a key member of the 2007....Read More

DGP OP Singh claims PFI incited violence during anti-CAA protests in Uttar Pradesh

DGP OP Singh says PFI behind violence in UP: Uttar Pradesh DGP OP Singh's claim that Popular Front of India (PFI) was actively involved in the anti-CAA violence has bolstered Yogi Adityanath government's claim to impose a ban on the controversial....Read More

Infant deaths at JK Lon Hospital in Kota rise to 100, Mayawati slams Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot, health minister Raghu Sharma keep mum

Infant deaths at JK Lon Hospital in Kota rise to 100: The shocking death of more than 100 infants at the J K Lon Hospital in Rajasthan's Kota has failed to wake up the Ashok Gehlot-led Congress government which is in....Read More

ISRO chief K Sivan unveils mission programme for 2020: Cost-effective Gaganyaan manned mission to be launched in 2020, Chandrayan-3 project underway

ISRO chief K Sivan unveils mission programme for 2020: Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairman K Sivan briefed the media on the organisation's mission programme and Gaganyaan project in 2020 in Bengaluru on Wednesday. Gaganyaan is the first indigenous manned....Read More

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra-UP Police row: CRPF says no security breach during trip to Lucknow, Congress leader writes to Governor Anandiben Patel demanding judicial probe

CRPF on Priyanka Gandhi Vadra-UP Police row: The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on Monday said there was no breach in Congress general secretary for UP-east Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's security during her trip to Lucknow on Saturday. The CRPF statement came....Read More

Delhi Assembly Election 2020: Election Commission holds meeting to review poll preparedness, election due by February 22

Delhi Assembly Election 2020: A meeting of the top officials of the Election Commission of India (ECI) led by Sandeep Saxena, senior deputy Election Commissioner, and Chief Electoral Officer of Delhi is underway to discuss the upcoming Delhi Assembly Election 2020 dates, reports....Read More

Dharmendra Pradhan unveils long-range CNG bus, says Delhi witnesses major shift in cleaner gas-based fuels

Dharmendra Pradhan unveils long-range CNG bus: Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas and Steel Dharmendra Pradhan today (on Wednesday) unveiled India's first long-range CNG bus at an event organised by the Indraprastha Gas Limited (IGL) in New Delhi. The bus....Read More

Donald Trump becomes 3rd US president to be impeached by House of Representatives

US President Donald impeached: US President Donald Trump was impeached by the House of Representatives on Wednesday following a Democratic debate on Tuesday, reports said. Democrats had launched an impeachment inquiry against Trump over the misuse of the office of the....Read More

Ekta Jaggi sexy photos: Peep into these super-hot pics of the Yamaha Fascino Miss Diva 2017 finalist

    Ekta Jaggi sexy photos: With 39.3k followers, model and actor Ekta Jaggi is one of the most-followed celebrities on Instagram in 2019. Tiara girl Ekta is sexy, sensuous and sublime. Yamaha Fascino Miss Diva 2017 finalist Ekta Jaggi is....Read More

Nirbhaya mother Asha Devi breaks down in court after hearing on convicts’ hanging adjourned to January 7

Nirbhaya case: Nirbhaya's mother Asha Devi on Wednesday broke down inside the courtroom after Delhi's Patiala House Court adjourned hearing on the issuance of death warrant and execution of all convicts in her daughter's rape and murder case. The hearing has....Read More

Nirbhaya case: Supreme Court rejects review plea filed by Akshay Thakur’s lawyer AP Singh, convict seeks 3 weeks to file mercy plea

Nirbhaya case: The three-judge bench of the Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed the review plea filed by Akshay Thakur (Singh)- a key convict in the sensational sensational Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case that had taken place on December 12, 2019.....Read More

Nirbhaya case: Why Supreme Court can’t reject review plea filed by Akshay Thakur’s lawyer AP Singh?

The Supreme Court will pronounce its order on the review plea filed by 33-year-old Akshay Thakur who is one of the convicts in the sensational Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case. The SC will pronounce its judgment at 1 pm today. A....Read More

Aakhri Boond: ITV Network founder Kartikeya Sharma says campaign to save every drop of water should begin from our homes

#AakhriBoond #IpledgeToSaveWater campaign by ITV Network: Kartikeya Sharma, Founder and Promoter of iTV Network, thanked spiritual guru and Art of Living Foundation founder Sri Sri Ravishankar, VVIPs, and the audience for taking part in the #AakhriBoond campaign. Sharma was delivering....Read More

Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad says implementation of Citizenship (Amendment) Act 2019 could trigger India-Pakistan war

Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad warns India over Citizenship (Amendment) Act 2019: Pakistan Railway Minister Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad on Saturday said differences between India and Pakistan over the Citizenship (Amendment) Act 2019 might drag both countries to war. The Federal Minister for....Read More

Nanavati-Mehta Commission gives clean chit to Narendra Modi-led Gujarat govt in 2002 riots case

Nanavati-Mehta Commission gives clean chit to Narendra Modi-led Gujarat govt in 2002 riots case: The Nanavati-Mehta Commission report, that was tabled in the Gujarat assembly today (Thursday), has given a clean chit to the then Narendra Modi-led Gujarat government in....Read More

Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case: Home ministry sends mercy petition to President Ram Nath Kovind, urges him to reject it

Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Friday sent the mercy petition of Vinay Sharma, one of the prime convicts in the Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case, to President Ram Nath Kovind. The MHA also....Read More

HDFC Bank down for 4th day: Bank remains silent, customers question its lackadaisical attitude

HDFC Bank down for 4th day: Country's largest private sector lender HDFC Bank is down for the 4th consecutive day and the authorities haven't made it clear when the bank's NetBanking and MobileBanking App platforms will be stabilised. The latest....Read More

Sudan tragedy: 18 Indians among 23 killed, over 130 injured in LPG tanker blast at ceramic factory, govt sets up 24-hour hotline

Sudan LPG tanker blast at ceramic factory: As many as 18 Indians lost their lives, and over 130 sustained injuries in an LPG tanker blast at a ceramic factory in Sudan's capital Khartoum on Tuesday. Eyewitnesses said the fire engulfed....Read More

Bihar: Semi-burnt body of woman found in Warisnagar area in Samastipur district, rape suspected

Semi-burnt body of woman found in Warisnagar area in Bihar's Samastipur district: The Bihar Police on Wednesday morning seized a semi-burnt body of a woman at Warisnagar area in the state's Samastipur district. The police suspect the woman was first....Read More

Maharashtra: Uddhav Thackeray wins floor test with 169 votes, Deputy chief minister to be picked after December 22

Maha Vikas Aghadi floor test: The Uddhav Thackeray-led Maha Vikas Aghadi government on Saturday won the floor test in Maharashtra, but it is still undecided over the second Deputy Chief Minister's post. Reports said 169 MLAs voted in favour of....Read More

Nathuram Godse deshbhakt comment: Congress MLA Govardhan Dangi threatens to burn BJP MP Pragya Singh Thakur alive if she sets foot in Madhya Pradesh

Congress MLA Govardhan Dangi threatens to burn BJP MP Pragya Singh Thakur alive: Congress MLA Govardhan Dangi from Madhya Pradesh has threatened to burn Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Pragya Singh Thakur alive if she sets foot in the state.....Read More

When Pawar means Power

When Pawar means Power: Ask Sharad Pawar what is two plus two, and he'll answer - depends whether you are buying or selling. According to Rasheed Kidwai, Author - 24, Akbar Road this is an anecdote used by former PM....Read More

Maharashtra govt formation LIVE: Sharad Pawar appoints Jayant Patil NCP legislative party leader, sacks Ajit Pawar from his post

Maharashtra govt formation Live updates: In an unprecedented turn of events, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Devendra Fadnavis took oath as the chief minister of Maharashtra for the second consecutive term while NCP leader Sharad Pawar's nephew Ajith Pawar took....Read More

Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP govt waives off development, infrastructure charges for new water, sewer connections in Delhi

Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP govt waives off development, infrastructure charges for new water, sewer connections in Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday waived off the development and Infrastructure charge meant for water supply and maintenance of sewer infrastructure in....Read More

CSB Bank launches IPO worth Rs 410 crore for subscription today, know the risk factors

CSB initial public offering: Catholic Syrian Bank (CSB Bank) will launch its initial public offering (IPO) worth Rs 410 crore for a subscription today (Friday, November 22, 2019), reports said. The Kerala-based private sector lender will close the issue on....Read More

JNU students’ protest over fee hike: Delhi cops groped women protesters, says JNUSU president Aishe Ghosh

JNU students protest over fee hike: A day after staging a massive protest in Delhi over unprecedented fee hike, the Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union or JNUSU on Tuesday warned that protests will continue if the government fails to withdraw....Read More

Gautam Gambhir, Hema Malini skip meeting on Delhi air pollution, social media roasts BJP MPs

Gautam Gambhir, Hema Malini skip meeting on Delhi air pollution, social media roasts BJP MPs: The ongoing slugfest between the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) got murkier on Friday after the two parties engaged in....Read More

Delhi air pollution: AAP Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Singh blames BJP’s Manoj Tiwari, Vijay Goel and Vijender Gupta for inaction

AAP blames Delhi BJP leaders for air pollution crisis: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Singh on Thursday criticised Delhi BJP leaders Manoj Tiwari, BJP MP Vijay Goel and Vijender Gupta for not cooperating the Delhi government to....Read More

Pervez Musharraf admits ISI, Pak Army trained Kashmiris in Pakistan to carry out attacks against Indian Army

Pervez Musharraf admits training Kashmiris in Pakistan to fight against Indian Army: Former Pakistan president General Pervez Musharraf has once again admitted that his country had introduced religious terrorism in Afghanistan in 1979. Musharraf also admitted that Pakistan trained Kashmiri....Read More

Karnataka: All 17 disqualified MLAs to join B S Yediyurappa-led BJP tomorrow

Disqualified Karnataka MLAs to join Yediyurappa-led BJP in Karnataka: Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Wednesday confirmed that all 17 disqualified Congress-JD (S) MLAs have unanimously decided to join the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) at 10.30 am on....Read More

JNU students protest against fee hike: Are Jawaharlal Nehru University students free riders?

JNU students protest against fee hike: The massive protest staged by the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) Students' Union outside the JNU campus over several issues including the recent fee hike raises a question mark on the legitimacy of the students'....Read More

Sudhir Chaudhary-Kunal Kamra Twitter face-off: Chaudhary calls on Twitter India to block comedian Kamra

Sudhir Chaudhary-Kunal Kamra Twitter face-off: Sudhir Chaudhary, editor-in-chief of the Zee Media Group, has called on Twitter India to block comedian-satirist Kunal Kamra for carrying out personal, disparaging attacks on him in the guise of satire. In a Twitter post,....Read More

Hyderabad train accident: 1 killed, 20 injured as MMTS train rams into Kurnool Intercity Express at Kacheguda railway station

Hyderabad train accident: One person was killed and several others sustained injuries after the Lingampalli-Falaknuma Multi-Modal Transport System (MMTS) train (Train No 47175) rammed into a stationary Kurnool Intercity express train (Tran No 17028) at Kacheguda railway station on Monday. The....Read More

Maharashtra political crisis: Shiv Sena moves its MLAs to Bandra hotel fearing poaching, BJP leaders meet Governor Bhagat Singh Koshiyari to discuss legal options

Maharashtra govt formation: The deadlock over government formation in Maharashtra continues for the 16th day since the election results were declared in the state on October 21, 2019. Both the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Shiv Sena are adamant regarding....Read More

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan at ENRich 2019: India will chart its own course of energy transition in a responsible manner

Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas and Steel Dharmendra Pradhan on Wednesday said India will chart its own course of the energy transition in a responsible manner. Speaking at KPMG India's annual energy conclave ENRich 2019, the Union minister said....Read More

Maharashtra govt formation: President’s rule threat issued by BJP leader Sudhir Mungantiwar undemocratic, insult to people’s mandate, says Saamna editorial

Maharashtra govt formation: The ongoing political slugfest between the Devendra Fadnavis-led Bharatiya Janata Party and the Uddhav Thackeray-led Shiv Sena intensified on Saturday over the implementation of President's rule in Maharashtra. Shiv Sena, through an editorial in Saamna, warned the....Read More

Yes Bank fund infusion: Will RBI approve Rs 8,500 crore binding offer from foreign investors?

Yes Bank fund infusion: Will the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) allow foreign capital infusion in crisis-hit Yes Bank? The answer seems "No' because the current RBI rules do not allow a single investor to hold more than 10 per....Read More

Chidambaram moves Delhi High Court seeking interim bail till Nov 4 on health grounds in INX Media case

Chidambaram moves Delhi High Court seeking interim bail on health grounds: A Delhi court on Wednesday sent Congress leader former Union minister P Chidambaram to judicial custody till November 13 after the Enforcement Directorate's (ED) custody ended today, on Wednesday,....Read More

Mobile subscribers to pay more? Secretaries panel may end free calls, cheap data

Mobile subscribers to pay more: Mobile subscribers may have to shell out more for calls and data, reports said on Tuesday. Keeping in view the financial distress faced by the telecom sector, the Committee of Secretaries (CoS) constituted by the....Read More

PM Narendra Modi says India, Saudi Arabia two Asian powers, says New Delhi looking forward to Saudi Aramco’s participation in Strategic Petroleum Reserves

PM Narendra Modi in Saudi Arabia: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said India and Saudi Arabia are two Asian powers. Speaking to Arab News in Riyadh, the Prime Minister said the two nations share similar security concerns in their....Read More

Kashmir: 28-member delegation of EU parliamentarians meet PM Narendra Modi, NSA Ajit Doval, to visit Valley tomorrow

EU Parliament members to visit Kashmir on Oct 29: A 28-member delegation of EU (European Union) parliamentarians called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi at 7, Lok Kalyan Marg on Monday, October 28, 2019. The delegation, that would be visiting Jammu....Read More

Maharashtra, Haryana Assembly Elections 2019: Key takeaways

Maharashtra, Haryana Assembly Elections 2019: The Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) abysmal performance in the recently concluded Maharashtra and Haryana assembly elections 2019 points a chink in the ruling party's armour. Due to poor selection of poll issues and candidates, the....Read More

JJP leader Dushyant Chautala says neither Congress nor BJP will win more than 40 seats in Haryana Assembly Elections 2019

JJP leader Dushyant Chautala on Haryana Assembly Elections 2019: Jannayak Janata Party (JJP) leader Dushyant Chautala on Thursday said neither the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), nor the Congress will win more than 40 seats in the Haryana Assembly Elections 2019....Read More

Mexico deports 311 Indians: Sikh youths from Punjab say travel agents cheated them, social media calls them fools

Mexico flies 300 Indian migrants to New Delhi: The atmosphere at Delhi airport was filled with anger and frustration after a specially arranged non-scheduled flight carrying more than 325 deported Indians from Mexico reached the Indira Gandhi International Airport on....Read More

CJI Ranjan Gogoi recommends senior-most Supreme Court judge Sharad Arvind Bobde’s name as his successor

CJI Ranjan Gogoi recommends S A Bobde's name as his successor: In his letter to the law ministry, Chief Justice of India (CJI) Ranjan Gogoi has recommended senior-most Supreme Court judge Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde's name as his successor. Justice....Read More

HDFC Bank declaration on Rs 1 lakh deposit insurance scares customers. Where will we keep our money if banks are not safe, ask depositors on social media

The dust is yet to settle in the unfortunate collapse of the Punjab and Maharashtra Co-operative Bank in Mumbai with 3 deaths, 2 suicides and a heart attack, making the headlines. With the government flatfooted in its reaction and their....Read More

35 foreigners killed, 4 injured in bus accident in Medina province, PM Narendra Modi expresses condolences

Medina bus accident: As many as thirty-five residents were killed and four others sustained injuries after a private chartered bus collided with an excavator in the western Saudi Arabian city on Wednesday. The injured have been transferred to Al-Hamna Hospital....Read More

PM Narendra Modi in Maharashtra’s Akola: People of Jammu and Kashmir are also children of Maa Bharti

Maharashtra Assembly elections 2019: Addressing a mega election rally in Maharashtra's Akola, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday attacked some political parties who had said that Jammu and Kashmir has nothing to do with Maharashtra. Reminding the political parties that....Read More

Haryana Assembly Elections 2019: At Charkhi Dadri rally, PM Narendra Modi promises to stop India’s water share from flowing into Pakistan

Haryana Assembly Elections 2019: Addressing a huge rally in Haryana's Charkhi Dadri, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that he will stop India's share of water that is flowing to Pakistan and bring it to Haryana to facilitate irrigation.....Read More

With poor air quality, Delhi becomes gas chamber ahead of Diwali, stubble burning continues in Haryana, Punjab despite ban

Air quality drops in Delhi: Delhi has become a gas chamber with a sudden drop in air quality. The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) on Tuesday recorded Delhi air quality in the "poor" category with an AQI of 216 and....Read More

Gold, silver prices rise amid strong demand ahead of Dhanteras, Diwali

Gold, silver prices rise ahead of Dhanteras, Diwali: The retail price of gold and silver rose in futures trade on Monday due to strong demand ahead of Dhanteras and Diwali. Gold prices rose by 0.15 per cent to Rs 37,903....Read More

Kovalam delegation-level talks: PM Narendra Modi says Chennai Vision ushers in new era in India-China ties

Kovalam delegation-level talks: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said the Wuhan summit instilled a new momentum and trust in India-China relations but today's 'Chennai Vision' is the start of a new era in the two country's ties. Prime Minister....Read More

Odisha’s ISRO hero: How Kandhamal boy Abhimanyu realised his dream

Kandhamal boy Abhimanyu realises his ISRO dream: Here is the story of another Abimanyu who not only broke the impenetrable Chakravyuha but also managed to came out of it successfully with sheer determination and courage. Poverty and the adverse situation....Read More

Trinamool MP Nusrat Jahan’s killer reply to Mufti Asad Kasmi on Durga puja row: I’m God’s special child, free to celebrate all festivals

TMC MP Nusrat Jahan's killer reply to Mufti Asad Kasmi on Durga puja row: TMC MP Nusrat Jahan, who created stir after participating in 'sindoor khela' with her husband Nikhil Jain at Chaltabagan Durga Puja Pandal in West Bengal, criticised....Read More

Kashmir news: 10 injured, including traffic policeman, journalist, in grenade attack outside deputy commissioner’s office in Anantnag

Terrorist attack in Anantnag: At least 10 persons including a traffic policeman and a journalist have injured after militants hurled a grenade outside Deputy Commissioner's office in South Kashmir's Anantnag district on Saturday. Security forces were rushed to the spot and....Read More

Aarey protest: Section 144 imposed, 200 activists detained after Bombay High Court allows axing of over 2,500 trees for construction of Mumbai Metro 3 car shed

Aarey protest: Prohibitory orders under Section 144 of CrPC were imposed in the area near the metro-rail project site at Aarey Colony in Goregaon East and twenty activists arrested after a protest was held on Friday night against the felling....Read More

Hyderabad Nizam fund case: Pakistan says it will take action after examining judgment of High Court of England and Wales

Hyderabad Nizam fund case: The Foreign Office (FO) in Islamabad on Wednesday said Pakistan is closely examining all aspects of the judgment delivered by the High Court of England and Wales in Hyderabad Nizam Mir Osman Ali Khan's wealth case....Read More

Love for Bapu or false show of emotion? Samajwadi Party leader Firoz Khan’s Gandhi Jayanti video goes viral, check it out here

Samajwadi Party leader Firoz Khan's Gandhi Jayanti video goes viral: This video of Samajwadi Party (SP) leaders offering tributes to Mahatma Gandhi on the occasion of his 150th birth anniversary in Uttar Pradesh's Sambhal district could be India's official entry....Read More

Bahujan Samaj Party releases list of 27 candidates for Haryana Assembly elections 2019

BSP releases candidates list for Haryana Assembly elections 2019: The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) released its candidate list for the upcoming Haryana Assembly elections 2019 on Wednesday. There are 27 names in the list. Reports said BSP supremo Mayawati herself....Read More

BJP Maharashtra assembly elections 1st candidate list: CM Devendra Fadnavis to contest from Nagpur South West, Chandrakant Patil to contest from Kothrud

BJP Maharashtra assembly elections 1st candidate list: The Maharashtra unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday released the first list of candidates for the upcoming Maharashtra assembly elections which is scheduled to be held on October 21, 2019.....Read More

BJP Haryana drops 7 sitting MLAs, releases its first list of 78 candidates for Assembly elections 2019

BJP releases its first list of candidates for Haryana Assembly elections 2019: The Haryana unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday released its first list of candidates for Haryana Assembly elections. Reports said wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt will contest....Read More

Lahore High Court moves Hafiz Saeed’s case from Gujranwala to Lahore

Lahore High Court allows Hafiz Saeed's case to be shifted from Gujranwala to Lahore: Lahore High Court (LHC) Chief Justice Sardar Shamim Ahmed on Monday allowed 26/11 Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed's terror financing case to be shifted from a....Read More

New Indian Air Force chief RKS Bhadauria on Balakot airstrike: We were prepared then, we will be prepared next time

New chief of Indian Air Force RKS Bhadauria on Balakot air strike: The new Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria (PVSM, AVSM, VM, ADC) on Monday said the Indian Air Force (IAF) is better prepared to carry....Read More

Prime Minister Narendra Modi says Tamil is echoing across America after his UN speech

PM Modi at IIT Madras' 56th convocation ceremony: Prime Minister Narendra Modi encouraged participants at Singapore-India Hackathon 2019 at IIT-Madras in Chennai on Monday. The prime minister said he saw no fatigue on the face of the students who were....Read More

MSCB scam: Prohibitory orders imposed in Mumbai in view of NCP chief Sharad Pawar’s visit to ED office

MSCB scam: Anticipating protests by NCP workers, the Mumbai Police on Friday imposed prohibitory orders (Section 144 of the CrPC) in the city's Ballard Estate area ahead of Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar's visit to the Enforcement Directorate....Read More

Zinetac-cancer scare forces GSK to withdraw Ranitidine tablets in India

Zinetac recall: Popular British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has decided to recall all Zinetac tablets manufactured in India by Saraca Laboratories Ltd following cancer scare, reports said on Thursday. GSK is all set to recall 150 mg and 300 mg Zinetac tablets in....Read More

SBI to withdraw petrol, diesel purchase discounts on credit cards from October 1

SBI withdraws petrol, diesel purchase discounts on credit cards: The SBI credit card holders, who prefer to swipe their cards while buying fuel, won't get the 0.75 per cent discount that was introduced by state-owned oil companies more than two-and-a-half....Read More

Arvind Kejriwal says if NRC is implemented in Delhi, Tiwari will be the first one to leave Capital city

Arvind Kejriwal targets Manoj Tiwari on NRC implementation in Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday attacked the Bharatiya Janata Party's Delhi unit chief Manoj Tiwari over the latter's demand for implementation of the National Register of Citizens (NRC)....Read More

Thomas Cook collapse: 20,000 employees stare at joblessness, UK govt plans to rescue 1.5 lakh British holidaymakers stranded abroad under Operation Matterhorn

Thomas Cook collapse: As many as 150,000 Britishers holidaymakers have been stranded abroad after popular tour operator Thomas Cook filed for bankruptcy, reports said on Monday. The travel company was in dire need of £200 million in extra funds to....Read More

Sensex soars over 1,400 points to 39,417, Nifty50 reclaims 11, 648

With heavy buying of Foreign Institutional Investors, domestic traders and due to rationalisation of Goods and Services Tax for certain sectors, the BSE S&P Sensex was up b 1,404 points or 3.7 per cent at 39, 417 at 12.45 am....Read More

Howdy Modi event in Houston: PM Narendra Modi introduces President Donald Trump as Great American President, says Abki baar Trump Sarkar

Howdy Modi event in Houston: Introducing President Trump to the Indian-Americans as a "great president of the US", Modi said Trump had introduced him to his family in 2017 and today he got the opportunity to introduce the US president....Read More

India’s first plastic-free election: Haryana, Maharashtra Assembly polls will be held on October 21, results on October 24, says CEC Sunil Arora

CEC Sunil Arora announces Haryana, Maharashtra Assembly election dates:  Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sunil Arora on Friday said Haryana and Maharashtra Assembly elections will be held on October 21 while results will be declared on October 24, 2019. The 5-year term of....Read More

Howdy Modi event in Houston: Hurricane Imelda may play spoilsport in mega event, India’s UN envoy says focus of UNGA meet will be on countering terrorism and extremism

Howdy Modi event in Houston: Hurricane Imelda may play spoilsport on Howdy, Modi! event which is scheduled to be held in Houston on September 22, reports said. The National Weather Service predicted Imelda could bring more rain to parts of....Read More

Sensex zooms over 2,000 points, highest in 10 years, after Nirmala Sitharaman cuts corporate tax, PM Narendra Modi, RBI chief Shaktikanta Das exude confidence in GDP growth

Sensex zooms over 2,000 points: Sensex soared over 2,000 points after Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday announced fiscal measures to boost growth. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman slashed corporate taxes and announced Rs 1.45 lakh crore stimulus to shore up growth....Read More

Finally, Nirmala Sitharaman comes up with a gamechanger, announces corporate tax rate cuts for domestic, new manufacturing companies, sensex jumps almost 2,000 points

Govt cuts corporate tax rates: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday proposed to slash the corporate tax rates for domestic companies and for new domestic manufacturing companies.  The equity markets zoomed past 1,600 points on Friday after Nirmala Sitharaman....Read More

Washington DC shooting: 1 killed, 5 injured in Columbia Heights area, automatic weapon used in crime

Washington DC shooting: At least one person was killed and five others sustained injuries after an unknown gunman opened fire from his automatic weapon in the Columbia Heights area of Washington, DC, wusa9.com reported on Friday. The incident took place just....Read More

Howdy, Modi!: PM Narendra Modi to embark on week-long visit to US today, Democratic presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard welcomes him

Howdy, Modi!: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will embark on a week-long visit to the United States of America, later today (Friday, September 20, 2019), reports said. On Thursday, Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale said Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit the....Read More

Narendra Modi in Gujarat: PM says govt will usher in an era of trust, development in Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh and Kargil

Narendra Modi in Gujarat: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday addressed a mega rally in Gujarat's Kevadia. Modi turned 69 today. Following his address, the prime minister also visited the temple of Lord Dattatreya at Garudeshwar village near Kevadia and....Read More

Hindu girl from Pakistan’s Ghotki found dead in her hostel room in Larkana, brother suspects murder, calls for help

Hindu girl from Pakistan's Ghotki found dead in her hostel room in Larkana: A day after religious fanatics attacked a Hindu teacher and vandalised his residence in Pakistan's Sindh province over alleged blasphemy, the body of a Hindu girl was....Read More

BJP leader Pon Radhakrishnan says Tamils ungrateful, slammed

BJP leader Pon Radhakrishnan says Tamils ungrateful, slammed: Former BJP minister Pon Radhakrishnan stirred a hornet's nest after he termed Tamils "ungrateful people" for having failed to thank Prime Minister Narendra Modi for heaping praise on the Tamil language. Radhakrishnan's....Read More

Zomato delivery executives go on mass strike in Mumbai, Bengaluru after online food app cuts incentives

Zomato delivery executives go on mass strike in Mumbai, Bengaluru after online food app cuts incentives: Scores of Zomato food delivery executives went on a mass strike in Mumbai and Bengaluru on Monday after the online food aggregator slashed their....Read More

New Moto E6s priced at Rs 7,999 to go on sale on Flipkart from Sept‎ 23

New Moto E6s priced at Rs 7,999 to go on sale on Flipkart from Sept‎ 23: Motorola's all-new Moto E6s smartphone will go on sale on Flipkart from September‎ 23, 2019, reports said. The Moto E6s, the India variant of....Read More

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to meet PM Narendra Modi in Delhi on Wednesday

Mamata Banerjee to meet PM Narendra Modi in Delhi on Wednesday: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who is known as a vocal critic of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, will meet him in Delhi on Wednesday, reports said. The Modi-Mamata....Read More

Supreme Court allows Ghulam Nabi Azad to visit Kashmir, Mohammed Yousuf Tarigami to return to Srinagar, CJI Ranjan Gogoi says he may visit Valley if need arises

Supreme Court on Jammu and Kashmir, Ghulam Nabi Azad, Mohammed Yousuf Tarigami: Chief Justice of India (CJI) Ranjan Gogoi, while hearing petitions against the media and communication restrictions in Jammu and Kashmir, said in the Supreme Court on Monday that....Read More

Pakistani abuses elderly Indian lady in UK’s Birmingham over Kashmir issue

Pakistani abuses elderly Indian lady in UK: Some Pakistani's can stoop to any low. The shameless act of a Pakistani man was caught on camera when he was abusing an elderly Indian lady in Birmingham, England. In the video, tweeted....Read More

Chandrayaan 2: NASA’s lunar probe to fly over Vikram landing site tomorrow, may send new data

NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera (LROC) will fly over the lunar south pole where lander Vikram is lying motionless and not responding to hello signals sent by the Deep Space Networks (DSN), reports said. The LROC will send photographs of....Read More

Drone attack on Saudi Aramco oil facilities puts question mark on safety of Indian oil refineries, storage facilities

The latest drone attack on two Saudi Aramco oil facilities has put a question marks on the safety of our oil refineries, storage facilities that are spread across the country. As many as four people were killed and several others....Read More

Assam NRC Final List 2019 published: Here are the steps to check your name

Assam NRC Final List 2019 published: The Assam NRC Final List 2019 has been published online on Saturday. Officials checked the final draft of NRC at a Seva Kendra in Guwahati and released the documents, reports said. The status of every....Read More

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal says odd-even scheme to be implemented post-Diwali from November 4 to 15

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal says odd-even scheme to be implemented post-Diwali from November 4 to 15: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said the Odd-Even vehicle scheme will be implemented in the capital city for the third time from....Read More

PNB scam: Interpol issues arrest warrant against Nirav Modi’s brother Nehal Modi

Interpol issues arrest warrant against Nirav Modi's brother Nehal Modi: The Interpol on Friday issued a Red Corner Notice (RCN) against Nirav Modi's brother Nehal Modi aka Nehal Deepak Modi for his alleged involvement bank fraud and money laundering cases.....Read More

Imran Khan’s candid confession: Pakistan lost 70,000 men, over $100 billion in Afghanistan but US says Islamabad betrayed Washington…we should have stayed neutral

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan spewed venom against the US government for undermining Islamabad's contribution in the fight against terrorism in Afghanistan. Imran Khan said Pakistan lost as many as 70,000 people and lost over a 100 billion dollars to....Read More