Day: February 7, 2019

Protest against Citizenship Bill in Manipur

Protest against Citizenship Bill in Manipur

February 7, 2019 10:49 pm

Imphal: A mass protest against the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill was held on the roads of Manipur for the second day Thursday and security forces burst tear gas shells at a place near here to disperse protestors, officials said. However, no one was injured in the incident. The protests are being held in response to […]

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Rain, hail & snowfall lash north India

Rain, hail & snowfall lash north India

February 7, 2019 10:45 pm

New Delhi/Srinagar: Rain, hailstorms and snowfall lashed several parts of northern India on Thursday, disrupting normal life at many places, officials said. The Kashmir region remained cut off for the second consecutive day due to heavy snowfall. The arterial Srinagar-Jammu road was closed after snow accumulated around the Jawahar Tunnel and landslides at several places […]

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'Modi jacket' sales register significant fall in Aurangabad

Corrupt will continue to fear me: Modi

February 7, 2019 10:37 pm

New Delhi: Asserting that his government has reined in corruption to a great extent, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said those who have looted the nation would continue to be scared of him. In a 100-minute speech in Lok Sabha, he launched a stinging attack on the Congress, accusing its successive governments of indulging […]

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Sterling and Wilson files paper for Rs 4,500-cr IPO

Drug peddler held with 6 kg ganja in Ghaziabad

February 7, 2019 10:37 pm

Ghaziabad: A suspected drug peddler was arrested with 6 kg ganja in a village here, police said Thursday. S P (City) Shlok Kumar said that during routine checking, a team of Shahibabad police approached a man who was waiting for a public conveyance holding a gunny bag in his hand near Teela Shabazpur village trisection […]

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Robbers strike at two jewellery shops in Kolhapur

February 7, 2019 10:16 pm

Kolhapur: A gang of robbers broke into two shops in Kolhapur city in western Maharashtra early Thursday morning and made away with jewellery worth Rs 22 lakh, the police said. The gang struck simultaneously at Mahalaxmi Jewellers at Gujari Market and Pramod Kallappa Kolekar Jewellers on Jyotiba Road around 4.30 am, CCTV footage at the […]

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Sterling and Wilson files paper for Rs 4,500-cr IPO

BSES Lok Adalats on Feb 9 and 10

February 7, 2019 10:11 pm

New Delhi: The BSES power discoms will hold Lok Adalats on February 9 and 10 for resolution of power theft cases in a mutually agreed manner for which more than 14,000 consumers and litigants have been invited. The facility to apply for on-the-spot new connections and re-connections after clearing dues will be provided to the […]

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Sterling and Wilson files paper for Rs 4,500-cr IPO

Murder accused deported from the UAE

February 7, 2019 9:52 pm

New Delhi: A 36-year-old man who was wanted in alleged murder cases by the Punjab Police and has a red corner notice against him was deported from the UAE on Thursday, officials said here. Prabhjot Singh was wanted in two cases of attempt to murder and murder in Hoshiarpur, Punjab. Cases of attempted murder on […]

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Automotive industry to converge at Mobility Summit in November

Foreign yacht seized in Kochi for visiting ports in

February 7, 2019 9:52 pm

Kochi: In what is considered a security breach, a foreign yacht called on various ports in Lakshadweep islands late last year allegedly without necessary permission and has been impounded here by the Customs authorities, a senior official said Thursday. Registered in Basel, Switzerland, the unoccupied yacht “S Y Sea Dreams” was seized Wednesday near the […]

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NSSO still processing quarterly unemployment data: Gowda

NSSO still processing quarterly unemployment data: Gowda

February 7, 2019 9:45 pm

New Delhi: Minister for Statistics Sadananda Gowda on Thursday told Lok Sabha that the NSSO is still processing quarterly data from July-December 2018 on unemployment, as the opposition attacked the NDA government alleging that it was trying to hide the NSC survey. Terming as “fake” a report cited by some members that unemployment rate touched […]

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Dalit teen gang rape: All accused arrested

Woman gang-raped in front of father in Bihar

February 7, 2019 9:40 pm

Kishanganj (Bihar): A 19-year-old woman was allegedly raped by six men in front of her father at a village in Bihar’s Kishanganj district, police said on Thursday. Superintendent of Police Kumar Ashish said the incident occurred in the Kodhiwadi police station area. The six men forcibly entered their house and took the woman and her […]

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