Sunday , 23 September 2018

National News

Five top activists arrested after police raids in several states

PTI   PUNE The Maharashtra police on Tuesday raided the homes of prominent Left-wing activists in several states and arrested at least five of them for suspected Maoist links, sparking a chorus of outraged protests from human rights defenders. The raids were carried out as part of a probe into the violence between Dalits and the upper-caste Peshwas at Koregaon-Bhima ... Read More »

NCP demands ban on Sanatan Sanstha

MUMBAI: The NCP sought on Monday a ban on the Sanatan Sanstha over its alleged links with a “bomb plot” and the killing of rationalists and opposed the right-wing group’s demand to drop the word “secular” from the Constitution. Please like & share: Read More »

Oppn parties urge EC to   revert to ballot paper

NEW DELHI: A number of Opposition parties on Monday demanded reverting to the old system of paper ballot as they questioned the reliability of EVMs, following which the Election Commission said it would provide “satisfactory solution” to their concerns. Please like & share: Read More »

Goa may see heavy rains

NEW DELHI: Heavy to very heavy rains are expected in over a dozen states, including Goa, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra besides eastern coast in the next two days. Please like & share: Read More »

Law and order in UP best the state has seen in 15 yrs: Yogi

LUCKNOW: The law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh is the best the state has seen in the last 15 years, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath claimed on Monday as he lashed at the Opposition for disrupting the state assembly on the issue of handling crime. Please like & share: Read More »

RSS may invite Rahul, Yechury for lecture series by Bhagwat

NEW DELHI: The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) may invite Congress president Rahul Gandhi to attend a three-day lecture series by Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat here next month, sources in the organisation said on Monday. Please like & share: Read More »

Army Court of Inquiry indicts Major Gogoi in Srinagar hotel case

NEW DELHI/SRINAGAR: An Army Court of Inquiry has indicted Major Leetul Gogoi for “fraternising” with a local woman in a Srinagar hotel and being away from his place of duty, paving the way for disciplinary action, army sources said on Monday. Please like & share: Read More »

Party getting maximum seats will claim PM’s post: Sharad Pawar

MUMBAI: Stating that he was “happy” that Rahul Gandhi has made it clear he was not driven by prime ministerial ambitions, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar said on Monday the party getting the maximum number of seats after 2019 polls would claim the post. Please like & share: Read More »