Day: March 6, 2019

17-yr-boy held for killing tuition mate

Restaurant workers arrested for stalking woman customer

March 6, 2019 9:56 pm

Noida (UP): Two restaurant employees here were arrested on Wednesday for allegedly stalking and harassing a college student after obtaining her phone number from the customer feedback register, police said. Four of her friends, who had gone with her to confront the accused employees, were also arrested for violence and unlawful assembly, the police said. […]

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BJP finalises candidates for 6 LS seats in J-K

BJP leaders interact on current issues

March 6, 2019 9:54 pm

New Delhi: The Balakot air strike and the development agenda of the Modi government figured Wednesday in a meeting of BJP leaders, who included Union ministers Arun Jaitley and Ravi Shankar Prasad besides its spokespersons. Official sources termed the meeting as part of the party’s preparation for the Lok Sabha election and described it as […]

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AIADMK promises national poverty eradication scheme

Cluster University gets new V-C

March 6, 2019 9:50 pm

Shimla: The Himachal Pradesh government has appointed C L Chandan as the vice-chancellor of the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Cluster University in Mandi, an official spokesperson said Wednesday. His appointment has been made for a period of three years or attaining the age of 65, whichever is earlier. Earlier, Chandan was rendering his services as a […]

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Acid attack uncivilised, heartless crime, does not deserve any clemency: SC

Parking problem blocking prosperity of Delhi: SC

March 6, 2019 9:44 pm

New Delhi: The Supreme Court said Tuesday finding space to park vehicles in Delhi is a huge problem and even footpaths and roads are being used for it, creating problems for pedestrians and also holding back the prosperity of the national capital. The apex court said people should not be encouraged to park vehicles on […]

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Pakistani national held in Gujarat's Rann of Kutch area

Pakistani national held in Gujarat’s Rann of Kutch area

March 6, 2019 9:10 pm

Bhuj: A 30-year-old Pakistani national was nabbed Wednesday by the Border Security Force (BSF) from the Rann of Kutch area along the Indo-Pak border in Gujarat, an official said. He was identified as Manhaar Sota, a resident of Umerkot district of the Sindh province in Pakistan, a BSF official said. Sota was nabbed at 2.40 […]

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Shah attacks Rahul for 'arrest' of techies for raising pro-Modi slogans

Pak compelled to act against terrorists due to Modi’s

March 6, 2019 9:06 pm

Nizamabad (Telangana): Pakistan has been compelled to act against terrorists as it now realises that Indian security forces have been given a free hand by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to retaliate, BJP president Amit Shah said Wednesday. Though, Indian soldiers were beheaded during the previous UPA government’s regime, there was no response to such dastardly […]

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AIADMK promises national poverty eradication scheme

Nine IAS officers transferred in Haryana

March 6, 2019 9:03 pm

Chandigarh: The Haryana government Wednesday issued transfer and posting orders of nine IAS officers with immediate effect. Amit Jha, Additional Chief Secretary (ACS), Sports and Youth Affairs Department (Designate) has now been posted as ACS, Medical Education and Research Department, as per official release. He will continue to act as Advisor of the Haryana Saraswati […]

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Bomb hoax at Khar railway station

US trade deficit surges to 10-year high in 2018 at USD 621 bn

March 6, 2019 8:40 pm

Washington: The skyrocketing US trade deficit hit the highest level in a decade last year despiteĀ PresidentĀ Donald Trump’s global trade offensive, according to a government report Wednesday. America’s trade deficit with the world jumped 12.5 per cent to USD 621 billion, the Commerce Department reported, as both imports and exports rose to the highest levels ever. […]

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AIADMK promises national poverty eradication scheme

Punjab Police sub inspector held for accepting bribe

March 6, 2019 8:03 pm

Chandigarh: A Punjab Police sub inspector posted at Fazilka was nabbed by sleuths of the state vigilance bureau for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs one lakh, officials said on Wednesday. A spokesperson of the bureau said that Rajwant Singh posted at the state special operation cell in Fazilka was nabbed red handed while accepting […]

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Airlines promise many goodies on Women's Day

IATA recommends risk-based approach to aviation security

March 6, 2019 7:59 pm

Mumbai: Global airlines grouping IATA has recommended to the government a risk-based outcome-focused approach to aviation security in the country, which logged a double digit passenger traffic growth between 2014 and 2018. IATA (International Air Transport Association) in a study paper released Wednesday also recommended a slew of other measures such as allowing the use […]

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