BSF kills Pak smuggler in Ferozepur
BSF kills Pak smuggler


The Border Security Force (BSF) on Tuesday gunned down a Pakistani smuggler and recovered 10 kilogram of heroin from his possession in Punjab’s Ferozepur sector. The troopers of 105 Battalion BSF held the smuggler in a joint anti-smuggling operation with Punjab police’s special task force (STF).The team also recovered one China-made pistol, two magazines, 17 live cartridges, Pakistan

Modi wishes Arunachal, Mizoram on statehood day Modi wishes Arunachal, Mizoram on statehood day

Modi wishes Arunachal, Mizoram on statehood day: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday conveyed his greetings to the people of Arunachal Pradesh and Mizoram on their statehood day. Arunachal Pradesh was granted statehood on this day in 1987, while Mizoram was declared a state in 1972. Statehood Day greetings to the people of Mizoram. pic.twitter.com/VEVu6RUrQo —

Security forces bust terror hideout Security forces bust terror hideout, arms and ammunition recovered

The Special Operations Group in Kupwara, busted a terrorist hideout in Jammu and Kashmir’s Lashtiyal village. On Monday night, based on specific information, army’s 41 Rashtriya Rifles and the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) 98 Bn collectively, seized large cache of arms and ammunition from the village’s forest area under the jurisdiction of Kupwara Police Station.The recovered material includes 2 kgs of the Improvised explosive device (IED), three UBGL shells,

Food processing unit in Patiala Three killed in blast at food processing unit in Patiala

The blast took place at a food processing unit in Patiala early Tuesday morning. The blast happened when an ammonia gas cylinder exploded while factory employees were working in the peas packaging unit of Himalaya Fresh Protein.Three persons were killed while eleven were injured. Amongst the injured four persons are in critical condition. Later on, Deputy

Trump Jr. arrives Trump Jr. arrives in India

United States President Donald Trump’s son Donald Trump Jr, who is on a week-long visit to India, arrived here on Tuesday. During the week-long trip, Donald Trump Jr. will not only endorse his luxurious residential project-Trump Towers, but he is scheduled to deliver a speech on foreign policy in India.Trump Jr. will meet with Indian investors and business leaders in Kolkata, Mumbai, Puneand Gurugram respectively, The Washington Post reported. The eldest

Hyderabad temple special prayers
Hyderabad’s temple holds special prayers for solving ‘banking crisis’

Hyderabad temple special prayers: As the whole country is shocked over the Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud, a special pooja ‘Chakrabaja Madala Arachana’ was performed at Chilkur Balaji Temple in Ranga Reddy district to ‘save money facing threat from political and governmental interference in banking system’.The head priests, Dr Soundararajan and CS Gopalakrishna , had suggested that such an invocation will help the

Body of heavily-armed Pak infiltrator recovered along LoC
Body of heavily-armed Pak infiltrator recovered along LoC

The body of a heavily-armed Pakistani intruder was recovered along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pooch district after the Army thwarted an infiltration attempt by a group of terrorists under the cover of Pakistani firing, an Army official said today.The body was recovered during a search and sanitisation operation launched after

Trudeau calls Sabarmati Ashram
Trudeau calls Sabarmati Ashram ‘beautiful place of peace, humility and truth’

A beautiful place of peace, humility and truth, that is as needed today as it ever was,” read the Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s words of praise for the Gandhi Ashram at Sabarmati, which he visited on Monday, along with his family. The other family membes also signed the visitor’s book.Trudeau, his wife Sophie and children Xavier, Hadrien and Ella-Grace

Veteran Odia actress Aparajita Mohanty joins BJP
Veteran Odia actress Aparajita Mohanty joins BJP

Veteran Odia actress Aparajita Mohanty joins BJP: Veteran Odia actress Aparajita Mohanty joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) here on Monday.The actress joined the party in the presence of Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan and other senior leaders at the party’s state headquarters here. Mohanty said she joined the party as she was inspired by the

Rs 1 cr heist at Shiva temple in Haryana
Rs 1 cr heist at Shiva temple in Haryana

Rs 1 cr heist at Shiva temple in Haryana: Thieves took away jewellery and valuables worth nearly Rs 1 crore from a historic Shiva Temple in Haryana’s Panchkula district, police said on Monday.The theft took place in Saketri on the intervening night of February 18-19. The entire theft was caught on CCTV.”The thieves broke open locks

Ludhiana Municipal Corporation wants tax target cut
Ludhiana Municipal Corporation wants tax target cut

Ludhiana Municipal Corporation wants tax target cut: Worried over the slow pace of recovery of property tax, MC officials have decided to request the Punjab local bodies department additional chief secretary to reduce the annual target for collecting the levy. While the state government had set a Rs 100-crore target for the MC to collect property

PM Modi
PM Modi to visit Karnataka today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Karnataka today take part in the 88th Mahamastakabhisheka Mahotsav of Bhagawan Bahubali in Shravanabelagola. Prime Minister Modi will also inaugurate the newly carved 630 steps on the Vindhyagiri hill that takes the disciples to the top for a darshan of the 58.8 feet tall monolithic statue of Bahubali.Later in the day, Prime Minister Modi will flag off

Mentally challenged person shot dead near J&K Air Force station
Mentally challenged person shot dead near J&K Air Force station

Mentally challenged person shot dead near J&K Air Force station:  A mentally challenged person was shot dead when he entered the security area of an Air Force station in Jammu and Kashmir‘s Badgam district, police said on Monday.”The incident took place late Sunday night. The victim crossed the security fence and came close to the station

PNB fraud: ED raids over 45 locations in 15 cities
PNB fraud: ED raids over 45 locations in 15 cities

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Sunday conducted searches at over 45 more locations in 15 cities across India in connection with the multi-crore Punjab National Bank (PNB) scam, an official said.The agency raided 10 places in Bengaluru, seven in Delhi, five each in Kolkata and Mumbai, four each in Chandigarh and Hyderabad, three each in

Modi inaugurates new BJP headquarters
Modi inaugurates new BJP headquarters in Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday inaugurated the BJP’s new headquarters here at 6, Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Marg, in the presence of veteran leaders like L.K. Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi. Equipped with modern facilities, the headquarters’ foundation stone was laid by Modi on August 18, 2016. It was constructed in a record time of one-and-half

Janardan Mishra cleans toilet
BJP’s Janardan Mishra cleans clogged school toilet

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Janardan Mishra who represents Madhya Pradesh’s Rewa constituency was recently seen cleaning a school toilet in a village.A video of the Rewa MP cleaning the toilet in Rewa’s Khajuha Village has gone viral on the social media. Earlier, the BJP leader, who has always shown immense support towards Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Swachh Bharat’ mission, was spotted cleaning the streets of Rewa.

PNB fraud: Assocham calls for privatising PSBs
PNB fraud: Assocham calls for privatising PSBs

PNB fraud: Assocham calls for privatising PSBs: In light of the massive Rs 11,300 crore ($1.8 billion) scam allegedly involving jeweller Nirav Modi that has hit state-run Punjab National Bank (PNB), industry chamber Assocham said on Sunday that the government should surrender its majority control of banks, which should be allowed to function like private sector

Tripura election
Tripura election: PM Modi appeals all to turn up to vote

As polling began for Tripura election, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday appealed all, and particularly young voters, to cast their votes.“I appeal to my sisters and brothers of Tripura, particularly young voters, to turn out in record numbers and cast their vote in the Assembly Elections,” Modi tweeted. Voting in 59 seats of Tripura’s

Trudeau to visit Mathura wildlife sanctuary today
Trudeau to visit Mathura wildlife sanctuary today

Trudeau visit Mathura wildlife sanctuary today: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will be visiting the Wild Life Century (Elephant Conservation Center) in Mathura’s Churmura on Sunday. Trudeau, who is on a week-long visit to India with his family, will first visit the Taj Mahal in Agra and from thereon he will travel to Mathura. Due to Canadian Prime

Voting for Tripura Assembly elections begins
Voting for Tripura Assembly elections begins

Voting for Tripura Assembly elections begins: Voting for the Assembly elections in India’s northeastern state of Tripura began on Sunday morning amidst tight security, official said.”Men and women in large numbers queued up in front of many polling stations well before polling opened at 7 a.m. in the entire state. Polling ends at 4 p.m.,” said