Aug 09

Breaking: Ex-Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister found dead

Itanagar: Former Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Kalikho Pul was found dead at his residence here, sources said.

Breaking: Irom Sharmila to break fast

Imphal: Manipuri political activist Irom Sharmila will break her 16-year long hunger strike against the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act on Tuesday. Sharmila has been campaigning against AFSPA — which provides special powers to handle insurgents in the North East and Jammu and Kashmir also. The 42-year-old activist, also known as Manipur’s ‘Iron Lady’ had announced

Trap shooters fails to qualify for Men’s Semifinals

Trap shooters Manavjit Singh Sandhu and Kynan Chenai failed to qualify for the Olympics men’s trap semifinals by finishing at 16th and 19th spots. Manavjit shot 23, 23, 22, 25, 22 with a total of 115 and Chenai shot 22, 23, 22 24, 23 with a total of 114 and finished their campaign with disappointing

India lost with an inch in Hockey, Germany won by 2-1

Another blow to India’s medal dream coming from Hockey where Germany defeated India by 2-1, game took a rough turn after India losing the penalty corner. Germany scoring the last goal at last seconds of game gave the hard defeat to

GST Bill Pass, Lok Sabha

History has been created, Government passing GST Bill in Loksabha which is India’s biggest tax reforms which got the clearance from parliament with 443 votes in support. Still needs approval from atleast 15

Heart Break for India- Bindra satisfied with 4th place

Abhinav Bindra finishes with 4th rank in 2016 olympic. After a high voltage performance by bindra in finals, he was just one shot away from medal. Bindra shot 10 in the shootout while his ukranian opponent scored 10.5. Italy’s Campriani claims Gold in Men’s 10m Air rifle event and Kulish claims

Attack on RSS leader: Police surfaced suspects in CCTV, announces reward Rs 10 lakh, a job

Jalandhar: The police have surfaced the two bike borne suspects in CCTV camera, in connection with attack on RSS leader Jagdish Gagneja, on  Monday. Gagneja was shot thrice by two unidentified persons in Jalandhar, following the attack Gagneja was stated in critical condition and referred to DMC hospital in Ludhiana. While releasing a statement related to

Bindra qualifies for 10m air rifle Final, Gagan Narang misses

Ace shooter and olympic gold medalist Abhinav Bindra qualified for the 10m Air Rifle event by scoring 105.2 in final series and scoring a total of 625.7. Gagan Narang who finished 23rd with a final score of 621.7. Italy’s Nicolo Campriani sets a new Olympic record with a score of 630.2. Narang started the better

Punjab Government Transfers ADGP, 2 IG’s (List available)

Ludhiana: Punjab government has transferred one ADGP and two IG level officers in Punjab, on

Breaking: Modi speaks on GST in Lok Sabha

Delhi: GST is a big step towards ending tax terrorism, says Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Lok Sabha. GST can’t be seen as a victory of a party or govt, it is victory for democratic ethos of India & a victory for everyone: PM.

Three BSF personnel, militant killed in operation near LoC

Srinagar: Three BSF personnel, including an officer, and a militant were killed today in an operation in Macchil sector near the Line of Control in Kashmir, officials said here. Security forces launched the operation in Macchil sector in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district following information about presence of militants in the area, an Army official said. One

Breaking: Lok Sabha takes up amendments to GST bill for discussion

New Delhi: The Lok Sabha on Monday took up for discussion the amendments to the Goods and Services Tax Bill with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley stating that there was a wide consensus on the legislation. “There has been a wide consensus. A large number of political parties have come forward in its support,” Jaitley said. The

Deputy CM reaches DMC to see RSS leader Jagdish Gagneja

Ludhiana: Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal reached at DMC Ludhiana today to see RSS leader Jagdish Gagneja. RSS leader Jagdish Gagneja, who was severely injured after being shot at by some bike-borne assailants, continued to be critical today, doctor said. G S Wander, director, Hero DMC Heart Institute, said the RSS leader was

Breaking: Gangster killed in Telangana encounter

Hyderabad: A former Maoist turned gangster was killed on Monday during an exchange of fire with police in Telangana’s Shadnagar town, officials said. Nayeem, who was accused of killing a police officer and many former Maoist leaders, was in a four-wheeler which was intercepted by a police team. While the driver managed to escape, Nayeem opened

Attack on RSS leader: CM, Deputy CM to visit DMC- Gagneja’s health critical

Ludhiana: Punjab Chief minister Prakash Singh Badal and Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal to visit DMC today to enquire about RSS leader Jagdish Gagneja’s Health, who was severely injured after being shot at by some bike-borne assailants, continued to be critical today, doctor said. G S Wander, director, Hero DMC Heart Institute, said the

Breaking: Gangster gunned down in Telangana

Hyderabad: A gangster, who was earlier a member of a Maoist squad and was wanted in several cases including gunning down of an IPS officer in 1993, was today killed in an exchange of fire with police in Shadnagar town of Telangana’s Mahabubnagar district.”In an exchange of fire with local police Nayeemuddin has been killed,” a

25 killed, 35 injured in blast at hospital in Pakistan

Karachi: At 25 people were today killed and35 others injured when a bomb ripped through a hospital in Quetta in Pakistan’s restive southwestern Balochistan province followed by gunfire. The loud explosion, followed by firing, was heard after president of Balochistan Bar Association (BA) Advocate Bilal Anwar Kasi was shot dead by unidentified assailants in the provincial

Breaking: Two BSF personnel, ultra killed in encounter

Srinagar: Two BSF personnel and a militant were killed today in an operation in Macchil sector near the Line of Control in Kashmir. Security forces launched an operation in Macchil sector in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district following information about presence of militants in the area, an Army official said. He said one militant was killed

Breaking: One more dead, curfew continues in many parts of Kashmir

Srinagar: A youth injured during clashes on Friday succumbed at a hospital here today, taking the death toll 55 in Kashmir where curfew continued in many areas in the wake of violent protests since the killing of Hizbul commander Burhan Wani in an encounter a month ago. Amir Bashir Lone, a resident of south Kashmir’s Shopian

Breaking: Encounter between police, gangster in Telangana

Hyderabad: An exchange of fire was ongoing on Monday between police and a suspected gangster hiding in a house in Telangana’s Shadnagar town, police sources said. Gangster Nayeem, involved in killing some top former Maoists, was hiding in the house in Millennium Township in Shadnagar in Mahabubnagar district, about 50 km from Hyderabad. The operation began