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Daily Archives: 25th July 2018

SC Slams Centre for Failing to Make Public Places Disabled Friendly

The Supreme Court on Thursday slammed the Centre for not complying with its earlier order directing the latter to make public places easily accessible for differently-abled people.

Centre Allows Prosecution of Railway Official in IRCTC Case

In yet another major blow to Lalu Prasad Yadav, the Railway Ministry has granted sanction to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to prosecute one of its top officials allegedly involved in the hotels-for-land scam that took place during the Rashtriya Janata Dal chief's tenure as railway minister in 2006.

Rohingyas Will not be Allowed to Reside in India, Says Rijiju

Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Wednesday firmly stated that Rohingya Muslims are illegal immigrants and will not be allowed to reside in India for a longer time.

Capital Punishment for 2 Cops in Custodial Death

Thiruvananthapuram special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court on Wednesday awarded death sentence to two police officers in connection with a custodial death in 2005.

CBI Seeks Choksi’s Whereabouts From Antigua

Seeking whereabouts of fugitive diamantaire Mehul Choksi, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has written to Antiguan authorities demanding details about him.

Samosa and Aloo? Nah! Try Fusion

One of the most popular Indian appetizers and your best friend in the rainy season, Samosas, have come a long way. Its size and consistency may differ, but this scrumptious stuffed triangle has been a constant on your plate.

Maratha Kranti Morcha Calls off Mumbai Bandh

Maratha outfit Maratha Kranti Morcha called off their state-wide bandh, after staging intensified protests for almost two days demanding reservations in government jobs and education for the community.

Polling in Pakistan Ends, Counting Begins

The voting time for the 11th general elections in Pakistan officially ended at 6 pm (local time) on Wednesday.

Shujaat Bukhari Case: J&K Government wants International Probe

he veteran journalist, who was the editor-in-chief of Rising Kashmir, was killed by gunmen outside his office on June 14 while boarding his vehicle for Iftaar Party

Hafiz Saeed Casts Vote in Pakistan General Elections

Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) chief and Mumbai 26/11 attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed on Wednesday cast his vote in the ongoing Pakistan general elections.

Chidambaram Given Protection till August 1 in INX Media Case

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday granted interim protection from arrests to former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram till August 1, in connection with the INX Media case.

Celebrate National Lipstick Day at New Beauty Centre and Grab up to 30 Percent...

Beauty and Cosmetic retail giant New Beauty Centre has decided to celebrate National Lipstick Day which falls on the 29th July every year.

Big B Takes Mumbai Rains to Bulgaria!

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is currently in Bulgaria to shoot for his upcoming project 'Brahmastra', returned 'empty handed' last night as his shoot got stalled due to heavy downpour.

Farmers Suffer as Bihar Faces Drought-like Situation

As several districts of Bihar are reeling under a drought-like situation due to the shortage of rainfall, it alleviated the farmers' suffering.

Trump Calls for EU to ‘Drop all Tariffs, Barriers’

United States President Donald Trump on Wednesday suggested the European Union (EU) drop all tariffs barriers.

2 Arrested in Dalit Man Lynching Case in Barmer

The Rajasthan Police has arrested two people in connection with Dalit man's lynching incident in Barmer.

Oldest Silk Factory in Kashmir Reopens After 3 Decades

In an attempt to revive silk industry and generate employment in the region, the government on Tuesday reopened decades old silk factory, installed by Sir Thomas Wardle, president of the Silk Association of Great Britain in 1897.

16 Girls Trafficked From Nepal Rescued in Munrika

The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) on Wednesday rescued 16 girls from an apartment in Delhi's Munirka area who were trafficked from Nepal.

Maratha Protestor who Attempted Suicide Dies

A Maratha community member Jagannath Sonavne, who attempted suicide yesterday during ongoing Maratha protest here, died on Wednesday.

Low Turnout of Women Voters in Peshawar in Pakistan’s General Election

Low turnout of women voters in Pakistan's 11th general election have been reported in Peshawar.

Terrorists Killed in Anantnag Belong to Lashkar-e-Taiba

Two terrorists, who were gunned down by the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district earlier today, belonged to terror organisation Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT).

Pakistani Channels Directed to not air Election-related Content

The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) has directed the private satellite TV channels to stop airing any content related to Pakistan's 11th general election.

TDP Mulls Moving Privilege Motion Against Centre

Telegu Desam Party (TDP) chief Chandrababu Naidu is considering moving a privilege motion against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Ministers over special category status issue, a source said on Wednesday.

President Kovind Reaches Chhattisgarh for 2-day Visit

President Ram Nath Kovind, who is on a two-day visit to Chhattisgarh arrived in Bastar's Jagdalpur on Wednesday. He was received by state Chief Minister Raman Singh.

22 Killed in Quetta Blast, 30 Injured

At least 22 people, including three policeman and two children, were killed in a suspected suicide attack, which took place outside a polling station near Eastern Bypass in Quetta on Wednesday.

Hardik Sentenced 2 Years Imprisonment

A local court in Gujarat on Wednesday pronounced two years imprisonment to Patidar quota agitation leader Hardik Patel for inciting violence during a protest rally in 2015.

Elections Commission of Pakistan Reprimands Imran, Shehbaz

The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Wednesday stated that the media discussions pertaining to Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) president Shehbaz Sharif were a violation of ECP code of conduct.

Bail Granted to Accused Kerala Priest in Sexual Assault Case

The Kerala High Court on Wednesday granted conditional bail to Malankara Orthodox Church priest Father Job Mathew, who is accused of sexually assaulting a woman.

Anyone can Change Their Mind, Says Chandan Mitra on Anti-TMC Tweets

Former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Chandan Mitra, who recently joined the All India Trinamool Congress (TMC), defended his earlier tweets against the TMC, saying everyone had the right to change their mind.

More Trouble Awaits Bill Cosby

Actor Bill Cosby who was earlier convicted in a sexual assault case might be classified as a 'sexual predator.'

Senate Votes to Revoke Obamacare Medical Device tax

The House on Tuesday voted to repeal the Obamacare medical device tax.

13 Children Hospitalised After Consuming Mid-day Meal in Delhi

At least 13 children and a helper at an Anganwadi center in Uttam Nagar were hospitalised on Tuesday allegedly after consuming mid-day meal here.

American Express Launches new Brand Campaign in India

American Express has launched its new 360-degree brand marketing campaign in India.

Congress Workers Offer ‘Free hug’ in Delhi

The Congress workers launched a free hug campaign in Delhi's Connaught Place on Tuesday.

Hyderabad Youth Goes Missing in US

A 26-year-old Hyderabadi youth is missing since Friday in the US.

Trump Administration Announces $12 Billion aid to Farmers

United States President Donald Trump's administration will be offering up to USD 12 billion in aid to farmers.

Azam Khan Requests Muslims to Refrain From cow Trading

Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Azam Khan on Tuesday requested Muslims to stay away from dairy business and cow trading for the safety of their upcoming generations.

North Korea has Begun Dismantling key Missile Site, Says Trump

United States President Donald Trump on Tuesday said that North Korea has begun the process of dismantling a key missile site.

All Eyes on Poll-bound Pakistan

In the backdrop of a checkered political history, Pakistan is all set to vote in the 11th general election today.

Alwar Lynching a Case of Custodial Death, Suggests Kataria

Rajasthan Home Minister Gulab Chand Kataria said the Alwar lynching victim may have died in police custody.

Will Support Whoever Defeats BJP, RSS, Says Rahul Gandhi

Congress Party President Rahul Gandhi said he would support any candidate who will defeat the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS).

1 More Arrested in Gauri Lankesh Murder Case

The Special Investigation Team (SIT) has arrested one more suspect in connection with the Gauri Lankesh murder case.