Apr 10

Dhoni unhappy with Chennai pitch despite 4 wins at home
Dhoni unhappy with Chennai pitch despite 4 wins at home

Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has criticised the “low scoring” Chepauk pitch despite winning all their home games so far here.Defending champions CSK thrashed Kolkata Knight Riders by seven wickets on Tuesday night for their fifth win in six games and fourth in a row at home. KKR made 108 for nine, a

ITBP trooper injured in accidental firing in Poonch
ITBP trooper injured in accidental firing in Poonch

An Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) trooper was injured on Wednesday in an accidental firing by his colleague in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district, police said. The trooper was deployed on election duty in Mendhar area when the service rifle of his colleague went off accidentally and injured him.”The injured trooper sustained a bullet injury in

Electoral bonds remain, submit details by May 30: SC
SC dismisses Centre’s ‘preliminary objections’ on leaked Rafale papers

The Supreme Court Wednesday dismissed preliminary objections raised by the Centre that documents on which it claimed “privilege” cannot be relied upon to re-examine the verdict in the Rafale fighter jet deal. The Centre had submitted that the privilege documents were procured by petitioners in an illegal way and used to support their review petitions

Congress responsible for creation of Pakistan: Modi
Congress responsible for creation of Pakistan: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday held the Congress responsible for the creation of Pakistan. Addressing a poll rally in this town in Latur district of Maharashtra, Modi also appeared to be treading sensitive ground by asking first-time voters to dedicate their first vote to those who carried out the air strike in Balakot.”Can your

TN government to decide if Chennai gets to host IPL final
TN government to decide if Chennai gets to host IPL final

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) officials are set to meet the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) officials to discuss on whether the three stands — I, J and K — at the M.A. Chidambaram Stadium can be opened for the final. If not, the final match will have to be shifted

80% youngsters want TikTok banned in India
80% youngsters want TikTok banned in India

Eight out of 10 millenials living in India want the controversial Chinese video app TikTok to be banned, reveals a survey by news app Inshorts.This comes after the Madras High Court last week advised the Central government to ban the app claiming it was encouraging pornography among youngsters.The court said that inappropriate content was being

Woman can file harassment case from anywhere: SC
Woman can file harassment case from anywhere: SC

A woman, who is forced to leave her matrimonial home, can file a case against her estranged husband and in-laws at the place where she resides thereafter, the Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday. The apex court said that the woman who is forced to leave her in-laws home due to commission of cruelty on her

Pakistani artistes rap for India, Pakistan peace ! Viral
Pakistani artistes rap for India, Pakistan peace ! Viral

Lahore Amidst escalated tensions between India and Pakistan, veteran actresses from Pakistan have urged cross-border peace using a rap number. Ansari has teamed up with sisters Asma Abbas and Neelum Ahmad Bashir for the track “Humsaye maa jaye”, a song which talks about unnecessary divisions between the neighbouring countries.Asma and Bushra perform the track and

Sukhbir takes Ludhiana by storm as LIP leaders join SAD
Sukhbir takes Ludhiana by storm as LIP leaders join SAD

DP correspondent Ludhiana In a major jolt to the Lok Insaaf Party, close aide of MLA Simarjit Singh Bains, Vipan Sood Kaka, along with his supporters, joined the Shiromani Akali Dal in the presence of Sukhbir Singh Badal and Bikram Singh Majithia on Monday.Sood was cashier and constituency In charge of the party. He has

Air force
IAF shoots down Pak claim on F-16

Press trust of India New Delhi The Indian Air Force on Monday released radar images as part of its “irrefutable evidence” to assert that it shot down an F-16 fighter jet of Pakistan during the February 27 aerial combat over Nowshera in Jammu and Kashmir. Graphic captures from an airborne warning and control system (AWACS)

Urmila slammed for using Abhinandan's image at rally
Urmila slammed for using Abhinandan’s image at rally

Urmila slammed for using Abhinandan’s image at rally . Actor-turned-politician Urmila Matondkar came under fire on Twitter for using Indian Air Force pilot Abhinandan Varthaman’s photo during a roadside campaign despite the Election Commission’s directive to political parties not to use the images of armed forces personnel in poll campaigns. Photos of Matondkar, the Congress

SC declines to hear PIL against fake news online

The Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a PIL seeking the Centre frame rules to contain circulation and publication of fake news.The petition, filed by lawyer Anuja Kapur, was mentioned before Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi, but he decided to hear another PIL that sought action against political parties, if their spokespersons and representatives make

SC agrees to look into TikTok row
SC agrees to look into TikTok row

TikTok row: The Supreme Court on Monday said it will look into the order passed by the Madras High Court directing an interim ban on the video mobile application ‘TikTok‘. Senior advocate Abhishek Manu Singhvi sought urgent listing of the case. He said that the application had been downloaded on a major scale, has numerous

Jr hockey captain Harjeet back in senior men's national camp
Jr hockey captain Harjeet back in senior men’s national camp

Press Trust of India New Delhi India’s Junior World Cup-winning side captain Harjeet Singh was Sunday named among 60 players for the senior men’s national camp which begins at the Sports Authority of India Centre, Bengaluru on April 8. The players have been selected based on their performances at the recently held ninth Hockey India

BJP promises pension scheme for farmers over 60
BJP promises pension scheme for farmers over 60

New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday released its election manifesto for the Lok Sabha polls with a promise to provide pension for small and marginal farmers to ensure social security after 60 years of age. Released at the party office here in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Pakistan releases 100 Indian fishermen as ‘goodwill gesture

Press Trust of India Karachi Pakistan on Sunday released 100 Indian fishermen as a “goodwill gesture” amidst tensions between the two countries after the Pulwama terror attack, media reports said. The fishermen form the first batch of 360 Indian prisoners Pakistan has announced to set free in four phases this month.The released prisoners were taken

1984 anti-Sikh riots: CBI opposes Sajjan's bail
1984 anti-Sikh riots: CBI opposes Sajjan’s bail

New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Monday adjourned a hearing on former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar’s bail plea in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case as the CBI opposed it on the ground that it will have bearing on a similar case under trial in which Kumar is again an accused. A bench

Cong removed stanza from campaign theme song after EC raised objection
Cong removed stanza from campaign theme song after EC raised objection

Main hi toh Hindustan hoon: The Congress had to remove one stanza from its campaign theme song, which was an apparent jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, after the Election Commission objected to it, sources said. A media monitoring committee of the Election Commission had Saturday objected to the stanza. After it was removed, the

India rejects Pakistan's allegation of planning attack
India rejects Pakistan’s allegation of planning attack

India on Sunday rejected as “irresponsible and preposterous” Pakistan’s statement that New Delhi will attack it again and accused Islamabad of trying to whip up war hysteria in the region. “India rejects the irresponsible and preposterous statement by the Foreign Minister of Pakistan with a clear objective of whipping up war hysteria in the region,”

CME on Cancer detection and management organised
CME on Cancer detection and management organised

IMA Ludhiana in association with Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Center, New Delhi organized a CME on Cancer detection and management at IMA House, Ludhiana it was attended by 200 doctors, Sh. Balkar Singh Sandhu, Mayor municipal corporation, Ludhiana was the Chief Guest on the occasion, Dr. Manoj Sobti, Member Punjab Medical Council welcomed