Aseemanand, 3 others acquitted in Samjhauta blast case


Panchkula : A special court here Wednesday acquitted Swami Aseemanand and three others in the Samjhauta train blast case that left 68 people, mostly Pakistanis, dead in 2007. The verdict came after NIA special judge Jagdeep Singh dismissed the plea filed by a Pakistani woman for examining eyewitnesses from her country, saying it was “devoid

If you want your child to become ‘chowkidar’, vote for Modi: Kejriwal

New Delhi, March 20 (PTI) Taking a dig at BJP’s ‘Main Bhi Chowkidar’ campaign, AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal said Wednesday that if people want their children to become watchmen, they should vote for Prime Minister Narendra Modi. And if they want good education, they should vote for Aam Aadmi Party, he said. Kejriwal, in a

Wanted in multi crore frauds in India, Nirav Modi arrested in UK

London, Mar 20 (PTI) Nirav Modi, the main accused in the USD 2 billion PNB scam case, has been arrested in London, Scotland Yard said Wednesday, in a major boost to India’s efforts to bring back the fugitive diamantaire. The arrest came days after a London court issued an arrest warrant against him in response

DGCA reviewing airfare hike on specific routes; advises airlines to increase flights

New Delhi, Mar 19 (PTI) Indian aviation watchdog DGCA is reviewing the hike in airfare on specific routes across the country and it has advised airlines to increase flights so that the fares remain in check, a senior official said. The DGCA held a meeting on Tuesday to discuss the upward spiral in airfares as

Modi to interact with people from 500 places in ‘Mani Bhi Chowkidar’ campaign

New Delhi Intensifying his ‘Main Bhi Chowkidar’ (I too am a watchman) campaign, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on March 31 will interact with people, who have pledged their support to the campaign, from 500 places across the country. Speaking at a press conference here, senior BJP leader and Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said the

More Vitamin more benefits

Eat more Vitamin D:No doubt, Vitamin D is very essential for bones and it is also known as Bone vitamin and helpful for Central Nervous System but it can also improve your memory and learning skill too. But the condition is that you need to take a accurate amount of it. According to a recent

2 killed after truck rams into tree in UP Shahjahanpur

Truck accident Two person were killed and some were injured when the truck rammed into a tree when they were traveling in it. This accident happened near Khamariya village,Shahjahanpur district, truck was coming form Amroha ,Miranpur Katra Police Station incharge Vidyat Goyal said. The deceased was identified as Mohd.Shibbu(24) and Eshan(25) and all the injured

True wireless hearables to touch 129 mn units by 2020

Wireless hearable market 2020:The global market for true wireless hearables is expected to reach a volume of 129 million units by 2020, driven by traditional wireless headset manufacturers – Samsung and Huawei, a report by Counterpoint Research said on Friday. True wireless hearables are in-ear Bluetooth headphones that don’t have a cord connecting them either

Sreesanth gets a breather from SC

Sreesanth gets breather:The Supreme Court Friday set aside the BCCI’s disciplinary committee’s order imposing a life ban on former Indian cricketer S Sreesanth for his alleged involvement in the 2013 IPL spot-fixing scandal. A bench comprising justices Ashok Bhushan and K M Joseph said the disciplinary committee of the Board of Control for Cricket in

Sensex hits 38,000, Nifty at 11,400

Today Sensex :The BSE Sensex on Friday touched the 38,000 mark for the first time since September, supported by healthy buying in the banking and finance stocks. The Nifty50 on the National Stock Exchange also touched 11,400 points after a period of six months. Gains in the major Asian markets also aided the rise in

BSNL Finance Director replaced amid financial crisis

BSNL Finance Director replaced:Amidst the acute financial crisis at BSNL, the Department of Telecom (DoT) has handed over the responsibility of the Finance Director at the cash-strapped PSU to current Director Mobile as well as fixed line, Vivek Banzal divesting the charge from Sujata Ray. Official sources said Banzal, who is already holding two key

Mumbai bridge crash: 6 dead; BMC-Railways face heat

Mumbai bridge crash:Six people have been reported dead and 32 injured in the past 12 hours since a portion of an overhead pedestrian bridge outside the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus came crashing down here. Police registered cases against Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) and Indian Railway officials charging them with culpable homicide. Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra

Supporters of candidates to face action for issuing advertisements without authority

EC to keep any eye on social media accounts of candidates  Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana: Acting tough, the Election Commission will take action against the supporters of candidates for issuing advertisements in media without any authority. The election commission has observed that many times the candidates avoid giving advertisements in media directly to save expenditure

BJP welcome Trinamool’s Arjun Singh

Arjun Singh join BJP:Trinamool Congress strongman and Bhatpara MLA Arjun Singh is all set to join the BJP here in the presence of senior party leaders, party sources said on Thursday.The legislator was miffed with the Trinamool leadership as he was denied a Lok Sabha ticket from Barrackpore parliamentary constituency, presently represented by Dinesh Trivedi.

Meeting Underway To Finalize Kartarpur Corridor Agreement

Kartarpur Corridor Agreement:Exactly a month after the Pulwama terror attack killed 40 CRPF troopers, Indian and Pakistani officials met for the first time at Attari border near Amritsar on Thursday to finalise modalities of the corridor to the Kartarpur Sahib gurdwara.”Commitment to fulfill a dream!” is how Ministry of External Affairs spokesman Raveesh Kumar referred

Rahul Gandhi promises separate ministry for fishermen if Cong voted to power Thrissur(Ker)

Rahul Gandhi commitment:Congress chief Rahul Gandhi Thursday vowed to set up a separate ministry for fishermen if the Congress is voted to power in the Lok Sabha elections, saying unlike Prime Minister Narendra Modi he did not make “fake promises”. He was addressing the National Fishermen Parliament organised by All India Fishermen Congress in Thriprayar

Greedy for interesting role:Swastika Mukherjee

Swastika Mukherjee greedy actress:Actress Swastika Mukherjee says she will play the complex character of a single working mother of a differently abled child in the upcoming Bengali film ‘Kia and Cosmos’. Swastika, who describes herself as a ‘greedy actress‘ in search of intriguing roles, told PTI that “my status as a single mom perhaps helped

INVESTITURE CEREMONY- PADMA AWARDS

INVESTITURE CEREMONY- PADMA AWARDS:HE Shri Ram Nath Kovind,President of India, conferred 112 Padma Awards on Monday, the 11th of March and the investiture ceremony graced Rashtarpati Bhawan. The awards were announced on Republic Day. Padma Vibhushan is one of the highest civilian awards conferred in recognition to the exceptional and distinguished services of the highest

TRIPURA GROOMS EDUCATION

Tripura Govt. lead education:Rattan Lal Nath,Law&Education Minister,Tripura Govt, told that 800 academic leaders will be appointed to closely supervise teaching in Schools who will be imparted special training .Financial assistance and laptops will also be provided before posting them to 58 Blocks to achieve the goal of excellent education in our Schools.25,000 teachers have also

Election 2019:Dates for creating history come out

Election Schedule:Long awaited dates, which will proliferate the rates of political pundits,astrologers,influential babas inter-alia others as election material dealers, slogan fabricators etc, have been announced by the EC of India. What auspicious parameters have been observed is best known to the EC. Leaving everything aside, enjoy religiously your right to exercise franchise that too is