Jul 29

Kohli praises blowers for their performance on batting-friendly pitch

After registering an emphatic win against Sri Lanka in the first Test match, Indian captain Virat Kohli on Saturday heaped praises on his bowlers for delivering a 304-run victory on a wicket that “was really good to bat on”.India had declared on 240 for 3, thus putting up a massive target of 550 for the

This Raksha Bandhan, gift your sister some vintage love

It’s that time of the year when all brothers will celebrate their oh-so-cool sisters with lots of smiles, love and gifts.This year, Raksha Bandhan falls on August 7, when sisters and brothers will get together to celebrate their bitter-sweet bond.While your sister is busy picking the best Rakhi for you, Tina Narang, design director of

CID seized 140 kg of cannabis

CID seized 140 kg of cannabis. Kolkata, July 29 The West Bengal CID have seized over 140 kg of cannabis in two raids at Bishnupur in Bankura district and arrested four persons for their alleged involvement in trafficking the contraband. CID officials intercepted one vehicle and recovered 61 kg of cannabis and arrested the two,

Bikram Singh Majithia targets Rahul Gandhi 1984 attack
Bikram Singh Majithia targets Rahul Gandhi on 1984 attack

Bikram Singh Majithia targets Rahul Gandhi 1984 attack. Chandigarh: Bikram Singh Majithia, general secretary of Shiromani Akali Dal, has targeted the Congress party’s vice president Rahul Gandhi. He said that Rahul Gandhi should make it clear why his family attacked the Sikh shrine with the intention of destroying the Golden Temple in 1984 and why

Seven held guilty of raping woman in Muzaffarnagar

A local court here today convicted seven persons of raping a 22-year-old woman in Basdhada village in the district and uploading the video of the crime on internet.Additional district sessions judge Rajesh Bhardwaj held the seven accused guilty under IPC section 376 (g) (gangrape) and section 66 of the Information Technology (IT) Act.One of the

Akal Takht Jathedar, Phoolka and Dhesi Condoles death of Rajmata

Patiala: Sri Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh and Aam Aadmi Party leader HS Phoolka reached Moti Bagh Palace and met Capt Amarinder Singh and his family and expressed deep grief over the death of Rajmata Mohinder Kaur.On this occasion, Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh also presented Capt. Amarinder Singh and Maharani Parneet Kaur with Siropa

Farooq slams Mehbooba’s call for GST exemption for J&K

Farooq slams Mehbooba’s call GST exemption J&K. Opposition NC president Farooq Abdullah today criticised Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti’s pitch for GST exemption to Jammu and Kashmir’s handicraft, dry fruits, and tourism industries. Abdullah said Mehbooba’s meeting with Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley was an attempt to hoodwink the Kashmiri people.“Either Mehbooba Mufti had not even

Odisha Teacher forced Students Clean Scooter
Odisha Teacher forced Students to Clean Her Scooter

Odisha Teacher forced Students Clean Scooter. In a shocking incident, a school teacher from Odisha made students clean her scooter instead of taking a class. The incident took place on Wednesday, when Sanjukta Majhi of Amantpur Project Upper Primary School under Baanarpaal Block in Angul district, stood with a cane commanding her students to wash

Steps to be taken by Punjab Police against gangsters

Efforts are being made for making an effective law for gangsters in Punjab, for which a sub-committee of the Cabinet has been formed. The Advocate General, Additional Chief home Secretary and many others have become a member of this committee. There are 12 gangsters of A grade and 10 of B grade in Punjab.This was

Buddha Amarnath Yatra begins amid tight security

The 11-day Buddha Amarnath pilgrimage began today from here to mountainous shrine of Lord Shiva in Poonch district, amid tight security.Escorted by the CRPF, a first batch of 1181 devotees, including 451 women and two children, left in a convoy of 31 vehicles for the shrine this morning, officials said.The yatra was flagged off by

ACJM issues non-bailable warrant Ramdev
ACJM issues non-bailable warrant against Ramdev

ACJM issues non-bailable warrant Ramdev. The court of ACJM had issued non-bailable warrants against Ramdev for August 3 after he failed to comply with the court’s summons under Sections 504 and 506 of Indian Penal Code and now the court of additional district and sessions judge (ADSJ) Narinder Kaur in Rohtak has stayed the proceedings

Gujarat floods: Over 8000 rescued and 70,000 migrated

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani assured Saturday that the situation with regard to floods in the districts is under control. He said that over 8000 people have been rescued and 70,000 people have been shifted to safer places.Around 100 people have lost their lives due to the floods so far.“The situation in Gujarat is under

VVIP chopper case: Court denies bail to woman director

A Delhi court today denied bail to a woman director of two Dubai-based firms, arrested in connection with its probe in the Rs 3,600-crore VVIP chopper money laundering case and sent her to judicial custody.Special Judge Arvind Kumar sent Shivani Saxena, a director of Ms UHY Saxena and M/s Matrix Holdings, both located in Dubai,

Three persons with Agarwood worth crores arrested in Delhi
Three persons with Agarwood worth crores arrested in Delhi

Three persons have been arrested from Delhi airport who were trying to smuggle high quality Agarwood worth crores of rupees to Kuwait.The Delhi Zonal Unit of Narcotics Control Bureau seized around 71 Kg of high quality Agarwoods worth crores from three people- Mohammed Somsul Islam, Mohammed Helal Uddin and Mohibur Rahman- in the security hold area of IGI airport,

Congress leader’s son robbed, assaulted in Noida

Congress leader’s son robbed, assaulted in Noida. Greater Noida, Jul 29 Congress leader Pitambar Sharma’s son was allegedly robbed and assaulted by unidentified men near Swaran Nagri crossing here, police said today. An FIR was registered in the case at Kasna police station, they said.According to a complaint filed by the Congress leader, his son Kapil

No ban on Khalistani or anti-Indian ideology from UK land

Narinder Jagga , Chandigarh, July 29: – It is not possible to stop the Khalistan or anti-India ideology from the land of England. MP from the main opposition party in London, Labour Party, Tanmanjit Singh Dhesi said in an interaction with media that there is freedom to speech and expresses its views in UK. There

Aamir Khan urges people to help those affected in Gujarat and Assam floods

Aamir Khan urges people to help those affected in Gujarat and Assam floods.If there is one actor who always provides help to those who have been in need, it is Aamir Khan.Today, the actor posted a video on Twitter and urged people to come out support those affected in the Gujarat and Assam floods. In

4 arrested for killing dhaba owner, son in Delhi- daily post india
4 arrested for killing dhaba owner, son in Delhi

Four persons have been arrested for murdering a father and son on Wednesday over the direction of a cooler in a roadside eatery here, police said on Saturday. Shyam Singh Verma, 57, and his son and manager Mayank Singh, 28, were shot dead by four armed men who had come to dine at the eatery

Maharashtra’s women commission to ink pact with UNDP

Maharashtra’s women commission ink pact UNDP. Maharashtra’s women commission will ink an agreement with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) for rescue and rehabilitation of women who are victims of sex trafficking, acid attack and domestic violence, its chief has said. “We have had serious talks with the UNDP wing working in Maharashtra to work

People are watching ‘political corruption’ of BJP: Akhilesh Yadav

Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday took a jibe at the recent political development in Bihar and said people are watching the political corruption of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).Addressing a press conference here, Akhilesh said, “I am surprised to see that people who objected about ‘DNA’ have joined hands NDA (