Day: February 10, 2019

Case registered on missing idols after over 40 yrs

Law student dies during inter-university football

February 10, 2019 8:23 pm

Kolkata: In a tragic incident, a 23-year-old law student, who was here to compete in the inter-university football tournament, died Sunday after suffering cardiac arrest, family sources said. Rittik Das, who was pursuing law at the National Law University Odisha in Cuttack, collapsed on the field at the Sports Authority of India Eastern Centre and […]

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Case registered on missing idols after over 40 yrs

Two women killed, 3 injured in road accident

February 10, 2019 8:23 pm

Mathura: Two women were killed and three others injured after their car overturned before hitting a divider in the Naujhil area here Sunday, police said. The incident took place in the morning at Kilometer No 61 on Yamuna Expressway under the Naujhil police station area, they said. The Bihar-bound car coming from Delhi overturned as […]

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BJP, Cong heavyweights on whirlwind tour of Odisha

BJP, Cong heavyweights on whirlwind tour of Odisha

February 10, 2019 8:14 pm

Bhubaneswar: With the Lok Sabha elections and Assembly polls drawing closer, heavyweights of both BJP and Congress are all set to increase the frequency of their visits to Odisha. Both the parties are focussing on Odisha where Assembly election is likely to be held along with Lok Sabha polls in April-May this year. After his back-to-back Odisha visits, BJP president Amit Shah is scheduled to address a […]

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Suspected member of Naveen Bhati gang arrested: Police

Two arrested in Uttarakhand-UP hooch tragedy

February 10, 2019 8:08 pm

Roorkee (U’khand): Two people were arrested Sunday in connection with the hooch tragedy that claimed over 70 lives in two adjoining districts in Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh last week, police said. So far 36 people have died in Uttarakhand and as many in Uttar Pradesh after consuming the spurious liquor in a Haridwar village on Thursday evening, police said. According to police, arrested father-son duo, Fakira and […]

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Case registered on missing idols after over 40 yrs

Nagmani resigns, accuses Kushwaha of “selling” party tickets

February 10, 2019 8:05 pm

Patna: RLSP leader Nagmani, who was sacked from the post of national executive president two days back, resigned Sunday from the primary membership accusing party chief Upendra Kushwaha of “selling” Lok Sabha tickets. “I am announcing my resignation in front of journalists since the RLSP did not observe the courtesy of providing me with a copy of the letter removing me from the top post, […]

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At Dubai summit, IMF chief warns Britain on Brexit challenge

At Dubai summit, IMF chief warns Britain on Brexit challenge

February 10, 2019 8:01 pm

Dubai: The head of the International Monetary Fund warned Sunday that the British exit from the European Union means it “will never be as good as it is now” for the country’s economy. Christine Lagarde spoke at the World Government Summit in Dubai, which also saw Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri make an own investment pitch for his small country, now struggling through a major economic crisis […]

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Case registered on missing idols after over 40 yrs

11, including cop, injured during teachers’ protest in Patiala

February 10, 2019 7:56 pm

Patiala: Ten people were injured on Sunday as police lathicharged a group of teachers that was marching towards Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh’s residence to protest against conditions for their regularisation, police said. A superintendent of police-rank officer was also injured in the melee as police tried to disperse the protesters who wanted to gherao Singh’s residence, they said. The protesters were […]

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Abu Dhabi includes Hindi as third official court language

Abu Dhabi includes Hindi as third official court language

February 10, 2019 7:50 pm

Dubai: In a landmark decision, Abu Dhabi has included Hindi as the third official language used in its courts, alongside Arabic and English, as part of a move designed to improve access to justice. The Abu Dhabi Judicial Department on Saturday said it has extended the adoption of interactive forms of statement of claims filed […]

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Govt move to unlock ONGC, OIL gas

Govt move to unlock ONGC, OIL gas

February 10, 2019 4:48 pm

Greater Noida (UP): The government plan to offer PSUs special incentives for natural gas discoveries in difficult and unviable areas will help raise India’s natural gas production as it will unlock output in a dozen fields of state-owned ONGC and OIL, officials said Sunday. India currently produces about 90 million standard cubic meters per day (mmscmd) of natural gas and has ambitious […]

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Case registered on missing idols after over 40 yrs

BJP’s Mukul Roy, 3 others booked for TMC MLA’s killing; blame game on

February 10, 2019 4:45 pm

Kolkata: BJP leader Mukul Roy was among the four people booked on Sunday in connection with the killing of Trinamool Congress (TMC) MLA Satyajit Biswas in West Bengal’s Nadia district, police said. Roy, on his part, said the decision to name him in the FIR was “politically motivated”. A West Bengal Police officer told to news story PTI that two of the four people named in the FIR […]

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