Friday , 22 March 2019

National News

Kerala Church warns priests, nuns over indiscipline

KOCHI: The Kerala-based Syro-Malabar Church has taken a serious view of increasing incidents of ‘violations’ of discipline and protests by the priests and nuns over various issues and directed its bishops to take action against those indulging in such acts, a Church official said here Friday. Please like & share: Read More »

No end in sight for political drama in Karnataka

BENGALURU: Exposing chinks in the ruling coalition in Karnataka, four dissidents on Friday skipped the Congress legislature party meeting here that had been called as a show of strength against an alleged bid by the BJP to dislodge the H D Kumaraswamy government. Please like & share: Read More »

Modi deal gifted Dassault Rs 186 cr more per Rafale, says Congress

NEW DELHI: The Congress on Friday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of compromising national security in the Rafale deal by “denying” to the IAF 90 aircraft it desperately needed and “gifted” Dassault Rs 186 crore more per aircraft at the cost of the public exchequer in the deal it signed with France. Please like & share: Read More »

India nowhere less than China in arena of space: ISRO

NEW DELHI: India is nowhere less than China in the arena of space, and after the success of human space mission project ‘Gaganyaan’, it will be equal to its neighbour in all aspects related to the field, ISRO chairman K Sivan said Friday. Please like & share: Read More »

HC grants bail to hawala dealer Aslam Wani

NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court on Friday granted bail to alleged hawala dealer Muhammad Aslam Wani, who is accused of money-laundering. The court allowed bail plea of Wani asking him to furnish a personal bond of Rs 3 lakh and two sureties of like amount. Please like & share: Read More »

‘Shah to  be discharged soon’ 

NEW DELHI: BJP president Amit Shah, who has been admitted to the AIIMS for treatment of swine flu, is doing well and will be discharged in a day or two, the party said on Thursday. Please like & share: Read More »

Jaitley calls critics of NDA govt as ‘compulsive contrarians’

NEW DELHI: Terming the critics of the Modi dispensation as ‘compulsive contrarians’, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday accused them of manufacturing falsehood and subverting democracy by weakening a sovereign elected government. Please like & share: Read More »

SC paves way for reopening of dance bars in Maharashtra 

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI: Decks were cleared for the return of dance bars in Maharashtra with the Supreme Court on Thursday quashing some of the stringent restrictions imposed by the state government that made it virtually impossible to get licences for these entertainment establishments. Please like & share: Read More »