Aug 08

SGPC appoints Dr. Roop Singh Chief Secretary
SGPC appoints Dr. Roop Singh as new Chief Secretary

Amritsar, August 8 – Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee President Prof Kirpal Singh Badungar today appointed the New Chief Secretary Dr. Roop Singh, After the resignation of Harcharan Singh, the responsibility of secretary of the Shiromani Committee was entrusted to him by Prof. Dr. Dr Badungar President SGPC. SGPC appoints Dr. Roop Singh Chief SecretaryRoop Singh has

Woman commits suicide gangrape
Woman commits suicide after gangrape

Bundi, Aug 8, Woman commits suicide gangrape.  A 19-year-old woman allegedly committed suicide by hanging at her house after being raped by two men, in Talera village here, the police said today. The woman was yesterday found hanging from a ceiling fan at her house, SHO at Talera police station, Jitendra Singh said. In a

Bhopal-Ujjain train blast: NIA files chargesheet against four accused

Bhopal Ujjain train blast. The police have not yet been able to establish any connection of the Bhopal-Ujjain passenger train blast with the ISIS. “No connections have yet been established with the ISIS,” Bhopal Inspector General (Law and Order) Makrand Devaskar said.Earlier, Daljeet Chaudhary, the UP Additional Director General (ADG) of Police also said they

325 animals died Delhi zoo
325 animals died in Delhi zoo during 2016-17: Vardhan

New Delhi, Aug 8, 325 animals died Delhi zoo. Over 300 animals died in the National Zoological Park in the national capital during 2016-17, the Lok Sabha was informed today.Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan said in a written reply that some of the animals which died included black buck, Indian Gazelle, monitor lizard, emu, spotted

MC Garg gets additional charge as Chairman of J.I.T

JALANDHAR: MC Garg additional charge Chairman J.I.T. The Punjab government has given the additional charge of Chairman Jalandhar Improvement Trust to the Commissioner Municipal Corporation Jalandhar (MCJ) Dr. Basant Garg thereby relieving Deputy Commissioner Jalandhar Mr. Varinder Kumar Sharma of this charge. Following is the formal order: MC Garg additional charge Chairman

Babri Masjid Case: Mosque can be built at a distance says Shia Waqf Board

Babri Masjid Case. In a fresh turn of events, the Shia Central Waqf Board of Uttar Pradesh today told the Supreme Court that a mosque could be built in a Muslim- dominated area at a reasonable distance from the disputed site in Ayodhya.“Answering respondent (Shia Board) is also of the view that, to bring quietus,

Rescue Me- Man watching Jab Harry Met Sejal tweets to Sushma

Sushma Swaraj has made a name for herself by helping out Indians in distress. She is one of the most active Indian politicians on Twitter, and has in the past won our hearts with her prompt replies and subsequent actions.But this is one type of distress that Sushma Swaraj would not have anticipated- and that’s

Mumbai school peon arrested for rape of four-year-old

School peon arrested. The Mumbai police on Tuesday arrested a peon of the Seth Juggilal Poddar Academy (SJ Academy) in Malad for allegedly raping a four-year-old girl.The peon’s name has not been revealed and the school authorities are yet to comment on the allegation. Police have also registered a case against the peon. Fresh reports

CM Capt Modi support state farm debt waiver
CM Capt meets Modi to seek support in state farm debt waiver scheme

New Delhi: CM Capt Modi support state farm debt waiver. In separate meetings with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley here, the Chief Minister sought their intervention to direct the launch of these measures for the support of the financially beleaguered state.   Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday urged the central

GST is an experiment, wait for results: Telangana CM

GST experiment wait results. Hyderabad, Aug 7, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao today said having a uniform Goods and Services Tax all over the country is an experiment and one has to wait to see the results.“GST is an experiment. Many countries have brought in the GST. Due to some problems at the implementation

1. India will win over illiteracy by 2021: HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar
India will win over illiteracy by 2021: HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar

India illiteracy 2021: HRD Minister Javadekar. In a very big announcement, Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Prakash Javadekar has given the assurance that all Indians will be literate by 2021. During a recently held education event, Javadekar said that India would achieve 100 per cent literacy rate within the next five years. “There was

Son head constable shot dead
Son of head constable shot dead

Son head constable shot dead. Shimla, Aug 8, A son of a head constable was shot dead by a group of assailants in Solan town, triggering protests by locals, police said today.The assailants, who were in a car bearing a Haryana registration number, fired three shots at Lucky who was riding a motorcycle. He was

Nepalese died landslide Jammu
Nepalese died in landslide

Udhampur/Jammu, Aug 8, Nepalese died landslide Jammu. A 32-year-old labourer from Nepal was crushed to death under a big boulder following a landslide triggered by heavy rains in Udhampur district in Jammu and Kashmir, police said today.Dev Raj Thakur, a resident of Kalali district of Nepal, was hit by the landslide while returning home from

SC Seeks Centre’s Reply On Status Of Non-Muslims In J&K
SC Seeks Centre’s Reply On Status Of Non-Muslims In J&K

The Supreme Court on Tuesday gave the Centre three months’ time to take a decision on a plea to grant minority status to non-Muslims in Jammu and Kashmir. A bench of Chief Justice J.S. Khehar, Justice A.K. Goel and Justice D.Y. Chandrachud gave the Centre last chance to take a call, as it noted the

Ensure safety customers lockers
Ensure safety of customers lockers: RBI to banks

New Delhi, Aug 8, Ensure safety customers lockers RBI, The Reserve Bank has asked banks to ensure customers’ lockers remain safe and there is “no negligence” that could render banks liable to claims by locker holders, Parliament was informed today. Besides, banks are being probed by fair trade regulator CCI for alleged cartelisation in providing

Sri Lankan navy arrests 48 Tamil fishermen

Sri Lankan navy arrests 48 Tamil fishermen. Rameswaram, Aug 8 The Sri Lankan Navy today arrested 48 fishermen from Tamil Nadu after firing in the air, official sources said.12 mechanised boats of the fishermen were also seized by the navy, Fisheries Assistant Director Shivakumar told PTI here. The fishermen, belonging to Pudukottai and Jagadapattinam districts, were

BJP-RSS trying to kill Rahul Gandhi: Lalu Yadav

BJP-RSS trying kill Rahul Gandhi. Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) Chief Lalu Yadav on Tuesday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (RSS) and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) of trying to take the life of Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi. Lalu’s assertion comes following the furore witnessed in the Lok Sabha earlier today over the attack on

Punjab CM on Haryana stalking case

Punjab CM Haryana stalking case. Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday assured strict investigation over the issue of stalking and harassing case of IAS’s daughter in Chandigarh.“A strict investigation will be done as to why the CCTV cameras were not working on that particular day when the incident of stalking and harassing of woman

Man shot dead in Solan
Young Man shot dead in Solan

Man shot dead solan. A young man murdered openly by goons from Haryana. Incident occurred on Monday night. Some goons from Haryana shot the young man. Culprits shot continuously three bullets on young man and fled from the spot after committing major crime. There is a situation of fear in area after the incident. Police has

25,000 metric tonnes of onion worth 20 crore goes missing

Nearly 25,000 metric tonnes of onion worth Rs 20 crore procured by the Madhya Pradesh government from farmers after the Mandsaur agitation has gone missing. The government had procured 8.76 lakh metric tonnes of onion at the rate of Rs 8 per kg according to MARKFED procurement agency, but the selling agency-Civil Supplies Corporation got