Aug 13

Barelvi Madrasas To Celebrate I-Day 'Without Singing National Anthem'
Barelvi Madrasas To Celebrate I-Day ‘Without Singing National Anthem’

After the Uttar Pradesh Madrasa Shiksha Parishad yesterday issued a circular directing all madrasas affiliated to it to unfurl the national flag and recite the national anthem on August 15, the Jamat Raza-E-Mustafa revealed that the Bareilly ‘qazi’ has asked the Barelvi madrasas to celebrate the I-Day “without singing the national anthem.” “Asjad Raza Khan, the Bareilly

North Korea: Nearly 3.5 million volunteers to join People's Army
North Korea: Nearly 3.5 million volunteers to join People’s Army

North Korea: Nearly 3.5 million volunteers to join People’s Army. North Korea said on Saturday that nearly 3.5 million workers, party members and soldiers volunteered to join or rejoin its army to resist new UN sanctions and to fight against the United States in the current geopolitical tension between Pyongyang and Washington.Rodong Sinmun, North Korea’s

No time frame fixed to Aadhaar-PAN linkage: Central Govt

New Delhi: The Central government has now given a relief by a statement about Aadhaar-PAN linkage. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said in the Lok Sabha that the government has not set any time limit for linking Aadhaar with PAN card. Jaitley was asked about the last date for Aadhaar-PAN linkage and then he replied that

J&K: Two Army soldiers killed in Shopian encounter

J&K: Two Army soldiers killed in Shopian encounter. Two Indian Army soldiers were killed in an encounter with terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian on Sunday morning. The encounter has been going on since yesterday evening.The area has been cordoned, as around three terrorists are believed to be holed in. Attempts are being made to

Principal Rajeev Mishra resigns, taking responsibility for death of children

Lucknow: After the death due to lack of oxygen at the Baba Raghav Das Medical College in Gorakhpur, the head of the medical college, Dr. Rajeev Mishra resigns from his post. Confirming the resignation of Mishra from the post of the BRD medical college principal, UP Health Minister Sidharth Nath Singh said, “Yes, he has

Over 60 children dead in past five days in Gorakhpur hospital

Gorakhpur hospital Scam Health Ministry sources on Saturday disclosed that more than 60 children died in past five days at a Gorakhpur hospital. The deaths were caused due to encephalitis and reported lack of oxygen supply in five days, and 30 deaths were reported in the last 48 hours.The ministry has directed Minister of State

BKU evoked by politics, opposed Captain in Mansa: Jakhar
BKU evoked by politics, opposed Captain in Mansa: Jakhar

BKU evoked by politics, opposed Captain in Mansa: Jakhar. Punjab Congress Committee President, Mr. Sunil Jakhar, by Describing the Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh’s visit of Mansa to Moga, he said that the aim of this scheme was to remove the focus of the farmers from the efforts made by the government to provide relief

High Court dismisses contractor's petition
High Court dismisses contractor’s petition

High Court dismisses contractor’s petition. The Punjab and Haryana High Court today refused to give any relief of arrest to a contractor who was allegedly involved in a scam pertaining to the state Irrigation Department. Gurinder Singh had filed an application in the court for issuance of directions to the Punjab Vigilance Bureau (PVB) to

Mercedes rams into Swift car, driver arrested
Mercedes rams into Swift car, driver arrested

Mercedes rams into Swift car, driver arrested. A 19-year-old Mercedes driver was arrested for allegedly ramming his car into another vehicle at Kasturba Gandhi Marg, the police said today. Dhruv Bagla, accompanied by his friend Karan Singh, was driving from Connaught Place’s Outer Circle towards Kasturba Gandhi Marg when he was flagged by the police

Newborn shocked the doctors with her weight
Newborn shocked the doctors with her weight

Newborn shocked the doctors with her weight. Cute munchkin from Karnataka shocked the doctors, who weigh 6.8kg which is almost as 6 month old baby. She is the heaviest newborn in India and probably the world!In a government hospital in Hassan, Karnataka, newborn shocked the doctors in 2016. Dr Venkatesh Raju, the local health officer

Encounter starts Shopian Kashmir
Encounter starts in Shopian in Kashmir

Srinagar, Aug 12, Encounter starts in Shopian in Kashmir. An encounter broke out today between militants and security forces in Shopian district of south Kashmir, police said.The gun battle started after security forces launched a cordon-and-search operation following information about presence of militants in Avneera village of Zainapora area of the district, a police official

Man stabs teacher for rejecting marriage proposal

Man stabs teacher for rejecting marriage proposal. Virudhunagar (TN), Aug 12: A 27-year-old man has allegedly stabbed a woman teacher after she rejected his marriage proposal, police said today. Police said the man, who was her neighbour, was angry when he heard that her marriage had been fixed. He quarrelled with the woman when she

I was molested, not raped, says Meerut schoolgirl

Meerut, Aug 12, A seven-year-old girl, whose parents had alleged that she was sexually assaulted by her schoolmate, has claimed that she was molested but not raped in the school washroom, police said today.“The medical report and statement of the victim confirm that she was not raped. The girl told the court that she felt

Bakar-Eid: Bakra App to be launched by Maharashtra Govt. and BMC

Bakar-Eid: Bakra App to be launched by Maharashtra Govt. and BMC. MUMBAI: Before Eid-ul-Juhah or Bakar-Eid, the Maharashtra Government and the BMC is planning to launch an app. This app will provide animal census and animal related information. Full information of goat slaughter will be available in this mobile app.Bakar-Eid: Bakra App to be launched

Nitish govt launch drive child marriage
Nitish govt to launch drive against child marriage

Patna, Aug 12, The Bihar government will launch a drive against child marriage and provide financial assistance for supplementary diet to pregnant women and new born children. This was decided at a review meeting of Health department chaired by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar. Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi and Health minister Mangal Pandey were

Unidentified stalker pours petrol on two sisters, sets them ablaze

Unidentified stalker pours petrol. Shocking incident took place in Uttar Pradesh where unindentified stalker pours petrol on two sisters and set them on fire. Both sisters from Devraniya Jagir in Bareilly, sustained 95% and 60% burn injuries after an unidentified assailant poured petrol on them and set them on fire on the intervening night of

Shatrughan demands ban on tobacco items with liquor

Kisanganj, Aug 12, Senior BJP leader Shatrughan Sinha today sought a ban on consumption of tobacco products along with prohibiting liquor to protect people from dreaded diseases like cancer which a study says would be the greatest killer in the world by 2020.Sinha was speaking after laying foundation of a cancer awareness, testing and advisory

Gorakhpur Hospital incident : Sehwag tweets and infuriates people

Gorakhpur Hospital incident Sehwag tweets and infuriates people. Team India’s former explosive batsman, Virender Sehwag, tweeted about recent tragedy in UP hospital where 35 children had died. The incident took place in Government Medical College, Gorakhpur. On this incident, Sehwag had expressed his sadness while tweeting two tweets. But after reading what he wrote, people

Senior official held bribery
Senior official held for bribery

Mumbai, Aug 12, A senior official of District Employment Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Guidance Centre was arrested by the ACB while allegedly accepting a bribe amount of Rs 15,000 from an employee, an official said.Charudatta Tambe, assistant director of the centre, had allegedly demanded an amount of Rs 2 lakh from the complainant, who works as

Government aims to provide jobs to 4000 unemployed youth- MLA Ashu

DP Correspondent , Ludhiana:- Government aims provide jobs. Punjab Government has announced to organize a Mega Job Fair at Ludhiana city on August 25. For the job fair, many companies has given their consent to participate in this fair for the recruitment of unemployed youth.MLA from Ludhiana West Bharat Bhushan Ashu said that this job