Day: March 5, 2019

ABVP protests in DU north campus against VC

ABVP protests in DU north campus against VC

March 5, 2019 11:21 pm

New Delhi: Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad on Tuesday protested in Delhi University’s north campus, accusing DU’s vice-chancellor Yogesh Tyagi of avoiding meeting the elected student representatives. The RSS-affiliated outfit said Delhi University Students’ Union office-bearers have been trying to get an appointment with Tyagi over issues such as “one course, one fee” for post-graduate courses, […]

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Jaitley releases select speeches of Modi

Congress-led MP govt has no concern for farmers: PM

March 5, 2019 11:13 pm

Dhar (MP): Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday accused the Congress-led government in Madhya Pradesh of having no concern for farmers as the state had not sent a list of eligible beneficiaries for the Centre’s Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana. In the interim Budget 2019-20, the Central government announced the PM-KISAN scheme under which Rs […]

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AIADMK promises national poverty eradication scheme

Patiala property dealer rescued from UP

March 5, 2019 11:03 pm

Chandigarh/Patiala: A Patiala-based property dealer, who was kidnapped last month near Rajpura, has been rescued from Uttar Pradesh following an encounter between police and abductors on Tuesday, an official said. Sampooran Singh has been safely rescued from the custody of kidnappers in Uttar Pradesh, said Punjab Police Inspector General (Patiala Range) A S Rai. In […]

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Pak’s claims on Indian submarine false propaganda: Navy

March 5, 2019 10:58 pm

New Delhi: The Indian Navy on Tuesday dismissed as “false propaganda” Pakistan’s claim that it had thwarted an attempt by an Indian submarine to enter the country’s territorial waters. In a statement, the Pakistan Navy claimed in Islamabad that it used specialised skills to ward off the Indian submarine from entering Pakistani waters. “We have […]

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Mumbai man gets 10 years in jail for raping schoolgirl

Videograph all autopsies, HC orders govt hospitals in TN

March 5, 2019 10:58 pm

Madurai: The Madras High Court bench here Tuesday directed the government hospitals in Tamil Nadu to ensure the presence senior forensic experts during post-mortems, and videograph the procedure. Justices N Kirubakaran and S S Sundar gave the directive while hearing a public interest litigation (PIL) of Aravind Swaminathan who alleged various lapses, including mentioning of […]

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Woman, caught while stealing at Delhi factory, dies after being beaten up by locals: Police

21 years after Jhabua nuns’ gang-rape, accused arrested

March 5, 2019 10:30 pm

Jhabua: Twenty one years after four nuns were raped by 26 persons in Jhabua district of Madhya Pradesh, a 45-year-old absconding accused in the case has been nabbed, police said Tuesday. Kalu Limji was arrested from Aamba village in the district Monday, a police official said. In September 1998, the accused, mostly tribals, raped the […]

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Illegal immigrants won't be treated inhumanly: Rajnath

Illegal immigrants won’t be treated inhumanly: Rajnath

March 5, 2019 10:29 pm

Dhubri (Assam): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh Tuesday said illegal immigrants will not be treated inhumanly and the government will speak to the neighbouring country to find a way out to handle the issue. Singh said the government will not treat anyone coming to India, whether legally or illegally, in an inhuman manner as it […]

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Rahul attacks Modi over "false" promises to farmers

Rahul to address Cong workers meeting in Hyderabad

March 5, 2019 10:29 pm

Hyderabad: AICC president Rahul Gandhi is expected to announce the modalities of the party’s electoral promise of minimum income guarantee scheme at a meeting to be addressed by him here on March 9. The meeting, billed as a major event of booth level Congress workers in Telangana, would be held at 4 PM at Pahadi […]

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SC acquits six death-row convicts in rape & murder case

SC acquits six death-row convicts in rape & murder case

March 5, 2019 10:20 pm

New Delhi: Six death-row convicts were acquitted on Tuesday by the Supreme Court which re-visited its 10-year-old decision in a case of murder of five persons and rape of a woman and her daughter and held that the jailed men were wrongly implicated. Deprecating the manner in which the police conducted the probe in the […]

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Patnaik revokes expulsion order on Prafulla Ghadai

Patnaik completes 19 years as Odisha CM

March 5, 2019 10:19 pm

Bhubaneswar: As he completed 19 years in the office, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Tuesday claimed his government had fulfilled the promises made to the people of Odisha before the 2014 elections. Patnaik said this while presiding over the Council of Ministers meeting at the state secretariat which was for the first time telecast live on […]

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