Maha: NCP corporator's husband killed by mob in Beed

Maha: NCP corporator’s husband killed by mob in Beed

March 25, 2019 3:04 pm

Mumbai: The husband of an NCP corporator was Monday hacked to death in Maharashtra’s Beed district allegedly by a mob which suspected he was helping members of the Shikalgar community in a kidnapping case, police said. Pandurang Gaikwad (50) was attacked with swords, sickles and sticks in Phule Nagar area of Parli-Vaijnath town in the […]

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Fifteen injured as two buses collide in Shimla

Fifteen injured as two buses collide in Shimla

March 25, 2019 3:02 pm

Shimla: At least 15 people were injured when two buses collided head on in Himachal Pradesh’s Shimla district on Monday, police said. A Himachal Road Transport Corporation (HRTC) bus and a private bus collided at Beethal near Rampur tehsil at around 11.30 am, Shimla Superintendent of Police Omapati Jamwal said. A team led by Rampur […]

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Mayawati attacks BJP govt over farmers' cane dues

Mayawati attacks BJP govt over farmers’ cane dues

March 25, 2019 2:58 pm

Lucknow: BSP supremo Mayawati Monday hit out at the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh over rising cane arrears to farmers, asking why it cannot act tough against the erring sugar mill owners. “How can the UP sugarcane farmers be happy and prosperous when their arrears amount to Rs. 10 thousand crores ? This is a […]

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Five arrested for betting on IPL match

Five arrested for betting on IPL match

March 25, 2019 2:45 pm

Muzaffarnagar (UP): Five people were arrested here allegedly for betting on an Indian Premier League match, police said Monday. Six mobiles and Rs 50,000 in cash were also recovered from the shop near Vahelna Chowk that was raided Sunday evening, Civil Lines SHO Navratan Gautam said. The arrested accused are being interrogated, he said.

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Three Jaish terrorists arrested in J&K

Three Jaish terrorists arrested in J&K

March 25, 2019 2:40 pm

Srinagar: Three Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) terrorists were arrested by security forces from the outskirts of the city, police said. They were nabbed on Sunday. “Three car-borne terrorists affiliated with proscribed terror outfit JeM were arrested by police and security forces at Lawaypora (on Srinagar-Baramulla road) based on a credible input,” a police spokesperson said. The spokesperson […]

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Man arrested for stealing from temple

March 25, 2019 12:25 am

New Delhi: A man was arrested for allegedly breaking into a temple in south Delhi’s Maidan Garhi area and stealing silver coins and cash, police said on Sunday. Puram (25), a resident of Gurugram, was apprehended from Bandhwari village in Haryana on Saturday, they added. A complaint was received from the staff of Baba Kishan […]

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Man arrested for abducting, sexually assaulting woman

Man arrested for abducting, sexually assaulting woman

March 24, 2019 11:40 pm

New Delhi: A 37-year-old man was arrested for allegedly abducting a woman from Outer Delhi’s Mundka and sexually assaulting her in Haryana, police said Sunday. Sonu, a native of Jhajjar, Haryana, had contacted the victim on the pretext of doing her bridal make up, they said. During interrogation, Sonu disclosed that he came in contact […]

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RSS chief holds meeting of swayamsewaks in Virar

RSS chief holds meeting of swayamsewaks in Virar

March 24, 2019 11:38 pm

Palghar: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat Sunday held a meeting of Sangh swayamsevaks (volunteers) at Virar in Palghar district of Maharashtra. However, what transpired at the meeting, which lasted for around three hours, could not be known. The name of the contestant for Palghar Lok Sabha constituency, which is allotted to the Shiv Sena as part […]

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Theresa May under pressure to step down over Brexit

Theresa May under pressure to step down over Brexit

March 24, 2019 11:15 pm

London: British Prime Minister Theresa May is facing intense pressure from within her own Cabinet on Sunday to step down over her handling of the Brexit process. According to numerous UK media reports, disgruntled ministers and MPs are plotting to give her an ultimatum to resign as the price for backing her controversial withdrawal agreement […]

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Polls close in Thailand's first general election since 2014 coup

Polls close in Thailand’s first general election since 2014 coup

March 24, 2019 11:07 pm

Bangkok: Thais began the nail-biting wait late Sunday to see whether the ruling junta will return to power as a civilian government, or if pro-democracy parties can triumph against the odds, as polls closed in the country’s first general election since a 2014 coup. The Election Commission estimated 80 per cent of voters had turned […]

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