Monday , 24 September 2018

National News

India’s inclusion in NSG will boost global export control system: Germany

PTI   NEW DELHI Strongly pitching for India’s inclusion in the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), Germany today said the global export control system will benefit a lot from New Delhi’s participation in all its four regimes. Out of the four export control regimes that work to keep proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) in check, India is a member ... Read More »

Shutdown in Andhra over special status hits normal life

IANS AMARAVATI Normal life came to a standstill in Andhra Pradesh on Monday as the day-long shutdown called in demand for the special status category to the state evoked near total response. Shops and business establishment and educational institutions remained closed, while buses of state-owned Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) went off the roads in all 13 districts. ... Read More »

DCW chief’s fast continues, two more minors raped

NEW DELHI: An indefinite hunger strike by Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) Chairperson Swati Maliwal demanding death penalty for rapists entered the third day here on Sunday even as two more minors were raped across the country. Please like & share: Read More »

No question of Sidhu resigning over road rage case: Amarinder

CHANDIGARH: With opposition mounting attack on Punjab Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu in connection with a 30-year-old road rage case, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday scotched speculation that the Congress leader would be resigning from the state cabinet. Please like & share: Read More »

Togadia targets Modi after quitting VHP

AHMEDABAD: A day after quitting the Vishwa Hindu Parishad in wake of his nominee losing an organisational poll, firebrand leader Pravin Togadia on Sunday launched a vicious attack against the Modi government at the Centre. Please like & share: Read More »

Left leader suggests ‘secular, democratic’ front, including Congress, to defeat BJP-RSS

PTI   NEW DELHI Anguished over the tussle between the Sitaram Yechury and Prakash Karat camps within the CPI(M), an All India Kisan Sabha (AIKS) leader has suggested that a worker-farmer alliance and a Left and democratic front should unite all the secular and democratic forces in the country, including the Congress, to defeat the BJP. In an article published ... Read More »

Kathua case: Mehbooba lauds people for dismissing communal forces

PTI   SRINAGAR Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday lauded the people of Jammu for dismissing communal forces and their unwavering support for justice to an eight-year-old girl who was raped and killed in Kathua. “I commend the manner in which the people of Jammu dismissed communal forces and were unwavering in their support for a little girl.”It has strengthened ... Read More »

Kokje elected as VHP’s international president

PTI   GURGAON Former Himachal Pradesh governor V S Kokje was on Saturday  elected the VHP’s international president, ending decades-long reins of firebrand leader Pravin Togadia whose nominee and incumbent Raghava Reddy faced a huge drubbing in the first election in 52 years. Togadia, who has been with the VHP for over three decades and served as its international working ... Read More »