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Tension grips Goa’s Valpoi town over erecting statue of Shivaji

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Tension grips Goa’s Valpoi town over erecting statue of Shivaji

Panaji(PTI); Tension gripped Valpoi town in North East part of Goa tonight when a group allegedly tried to install a statue of Shivaji in the area. Police said two groups were protesting against each other on the road during midnight, creating tension in the town, located 50 kms of Panaji. The trouble began this evening […]

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CRPF CO Chetan Cheeta risked his life to kill top Lashkar terrorist

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CRPF CO Chetan Cheeta risked his life to kill top Lashkar terrorist

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Saturday visited injured Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) Commandment Officer Chetan Cheetah, who is undergoing treatment at the AIIMS Trauma Centre. Speaking to ANI briefly, General Rawat said, “He is now in good condition.” Chetan Cheeta was injured in Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipora encounter on Tuesday and his tale […]

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CBI arrests Joint Director of Punjab’s Technical Education Dept for graft

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CBI arrests Joint Director of Punjab’s Technical Education Dept for graft

NEW DELHI(PTI): CBI has arrested a Joint Director of Technical Education and Industrial Training of Punjab government for allegedly accepting bribe of Rs 50,000. The arrest was made when the officer Jagjeet Singh allegedly accepted bribe from a person running an Industrial Training Institute in Chandigarh. “A case was registered under section 7 of PC […]

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Growing local support for terrorists a big worry for security agencies in Kashmir valley

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Growing local support for terrorists a big worry for security agencies in Kashmir valley

SRINAGAR(TNN): The growing trend of locals disrupting counter-insurgency operations and providing cover to terrorists during encounters is causing alarm among the Indian security establishment in the Kashmir valley. On Tuesday, a Pakistani terrorist of Lashkar-e-Taiba managed to escape in a similar circumstance even though another one was killed during a gunfight at Hajjin in Bandipora […]

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‘Impossible to ban Saamana’: Uddhav Thackeray reacts to BJP’s demand seeking ban

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‘Impossible to ban Saamana’: Uddhav Thackeray reacts to BJP’s demand seeking ban

MUMBAI: Reacting to the Bhartiya Janata Party’s (BJP) demand seeking a ban on the publication of `Saamana’, party president Uddhav Thackeray said that it was impossible for anyone to ban the Shiv Sena mouthpiece. “Saamana’s closure is not possible ever,” said Uddhav Thackeray. Elections to 10 municipal corporations and 25 Zilla Parishads in Maharashtra are […]

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Shocking: Andhra Assembly Speaker says women are never raped if parked at home like cars

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Shocking: Andhra Assembly Speaker says women are never raped if parked at home like cars

Hyderabad: Only a few days after the principal of a Mumbai-based polytechnic said that if one dresses like a man, then she is likely to get poly-cystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS). If you thought that statement sparked outrage (and it did because #DressLikeAnIndianWoman was trending all of Monday), then these statements by this Andhra Pradesh assembly […]

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Shahi Imam Syed Bukhari a blackmailer, misusing power of position: Abu Azmi

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Shahi Imam Syed Bukhari a blackmailer, misusing power of position: Abu Azmi

MUMBAI(ANI): Strongly condemning Jama Masjid Imam Syed Ahmed Bukhari over his ‘boycotting the Samajwadi Party’ comment, party leader Abu Azmi on Friday dubbed the former as a ‘blackmailer’, adding that he is taking undue advantage of his position. “Shahi Imam is misusing the power of his position. He is a blackmailer. He is a sort […]

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UP polls: Priyanka to restrict political role to Amethi, Rae Bareilly, says Cong

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UP polls: Priyanka to restrict political role to Amethi, Rae Bareilly, says Cong

Clearing the air on the future role of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, especially when she has played an important part in sewing the alliance with the Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradesh, the Congress on Tuesday said she has, for the “time being”, restricted her political role to Rae Bareli and Amethi of her “own volition”. “Priyankaji […]

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Marriage under Hindu law is ‘sacrament’, not ‘contract’, rules Delhi High Court

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Marriage under Hindu law is ‘sacrament’, not ‘contract’, rules Delhi High Court

DELHI(ANI): Marriage under the Hindu law is “sacrament” and “not a contract” which can be entered into by executing a deed, Delhi High Court has observed while dismissing a plea by a woman who had challenged an order refusing to declare her as the legally-wedded wife. The woman had approached the court seeking her appointment […]

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From pink turban to bandhgala, here’s what fashion experts think of Modi’s R-Day wear

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From pink turban to bandhgala, here’s what fashion experts think of Modi’s R-Day wear

India celebrated its 68th Republic Day on Thursday, with the annual parade displaying the beauty and might of the nation at Rajpath. Despite all the pomp and colour on the parade ground, a particularly hard-to-miss sight was that of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his sartorial choice for the occasion. Modi chose to go with […]

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