6 Dead, 4 Injured After Truck Falls On Them In Lucknow-Varanasi National Highway, Uttar Pradesh

July 22, 2018

At least 6 people were killed and 4 others injured in road accident in Uttar Pradesh (Representational) Jaunpur:  At least six people were killed and four others injured when the driver of a trailer-truck lost control over the vehicle and it fell on them in Jalalpur market today, police said. The accident took place on […]

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Kerela Tops In Governance Index, Bihar Ranks The Lowest: Public Affairs Centre Report

July 22, 2018

The report released annually since 2016 evaluates the states on a framework based on government data. Bengaluru:  Kerala stands as the best governed state in the country and Karnataka is in the fourth position, said the Public Affairs Index 2018 released by the think tank Public Affairs Centre (PAC) in Bengaluru. “Kerala has topped the […]

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Sonia Gandhi At CWC Meeting Says “Committed To Making Alliance Work”

July 22, 2018

New Delhi:  UPA chairperson and former Congress chief Sonia Gandhi launched direct attack on the Narendra Modi government and cautioned her party against the “reign of despair and fear heaped upon India’s deprived and poor”. Mrs Gandhi was addressing the Congress Working Committee, the top decision-making body of the party, in the capital on Sunday. […]

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3 Arrested In Rajasthan’s Alwar After Man Killed For Alleged Cow Smuggling

July 22, 2018

Alwar killing: Three men have been arrested on suspicions of being linked to the case Jaipur:  Three days after a second man was beaten to death in Rajasthan’s Alwar on suspicions of cattle smuggling, three men have been arrested on suspicions of being linked to the case. The police said the men will be charged […]

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Tax Officials Told To Clear Appeals In Cases Above Rs 50 Crore By Year-End

July 22, 2018

CBDT directed tax officials to dispose of appeals cases above Rs 50 crore (Representational) New Delhi:  Faced with litigation that has assumed “grave proportions”, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has directed tax officials to dispose of appeals cases where the tax demand is above Rs 50 crore on priority by the year-end. “Litigation […]

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Lethal Pen Gun, Developed By Maoists, Found In Encounter

July 22, 2018

Maoists have developed a “pen gun”, security forces in Chhattisgarh said. Bhopal:  An encounter with Maoists in Chhattisgarh this week ended with a stunning find by security forces. In the cache of arms and ammunition – found after the fierce gunfight that left eight Maoists including four women dead – was what most accurately can […]

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Bollywood Reacts To Rahul Gandhi, PM Modi Hug

July 22, 2018

Rahul Gandhi hugs PM Narendra Modi during the no-confidence motion. Mumbai:  Congress President Rahul Gandhi”s ”jaadu ki jhappi” moment with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the parliament drew mixed reactions from the Indian film fraternity, who found the “theatrics” worth a comment or two. Filmmaker Ananth Mahadevan tweeted: “No wonder Indian theatre audience is diminishing. […]

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Vasundhara Raje To Be BJP Chief Ministerial Candidate In Rajasthan

July 22, 2018

Vasundhara Raje exuded confidence that the party will get more seats this year (File) Jaipur:  Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje will be the BJP’s chief ministerial candidate in the upcoming assembly elections in the state, party president Amit Shah said on Saturday. “The assembly election will be contested under her leadership and she will again […]

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No Public Comments On Alliances, Mayawati Warns BSP Workers

July 22, 2018

The BSP wants a tie-up with the Congress in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan (File) New Delhi:  As her party finalises its strategy for upcoming assembly polls, BSP chief Mayawati on Saturday warned the senior leaders against making public comments on possibility of alliances, saying such remarks would tantamount to indiscipline. Addressing coordinators and senior […]

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No Public Comments On Alliances, Mayawati Warns BSP Workers

July 22, 2018

The BSP wants a tie-up with the Congress in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan (File) New Delhi:  As her party finalises its strategy for upcoming assembly polls, BSP chief Mayawati on Saturday warned the senior leaders against making public comments on possibility of alliances, saying such remarks would tantamount to indiscipline. Addressing coordinators and senior […]

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