Day: March 9, 2019

Modi's brother visits temple in Telangana

Modi’s brother visits temple in Telangana

March 9, 2019 10:44 pm

Sangareddy (Telangana): Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s younger brother Prahalad Modi Saturday visited the Veerabhadra Swamy temple in the district and participated in a special pooja. According to chairman of the temple committee Srinivas Reddy, Prahalad Modi emphasised on educating people about history, culture and rich tradition during his visit to the place of worship. Temple priests, its executive officer Sridhar and BJP state executive council […]

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AP CM Naidu launches election campaign from Tirupati

Data theft case: Prime accused will come out at the right

March 9, 2019 10:33 pm

Amaravati(AP): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu Saturday said the prime accused in the alleged data theft case, probed by the Telangana police would come out at the right time, even as he alleged that the case was an “unprecedented conspiracy” to implicate the TDP. “I have not seen such conspiracies in the 72-year history of the country. […]

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Ex-president seeks international help on Burundi peace accord

Ex-president seeks international help on Burundi peace accord

March 9, 2019 10:28 pm

Nairobi: Former Burundi president Pierre Buyoya, the subject of a government arrest warrant, has urged the international community to intervene over what he termed breaches of the country’s peace accord. The warrant against him was one such violation of the Arusha agreement of 2000 that ended a brutal civil war in Burundi, Buyoya claimed in a letter to […]

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Retired policeman, wife found dead in odisha

Retired policeman, wife found dead

March 9, 2019 10:23 pm

Koraput (Odisha): A retired policeman and his wife were found dead with injury marks on their bodies in Jeypore town of Odisha’s Koraput district Saturday, police said. The deceased were identified as M K Rehman, a retired sub-inspector of police, and his wife Hafija Bibi of Jayanagar locality of Jeypore town, police said. The couple bore injury marks on their head as well as other parts of […]

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13-year-old girl commits suicide in Delhi

13-year-old girl commits suicide in Delhi

March 9, 2019 10:14 pm

New Delhi: A 13-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself from a ceiling fan in west Delhi’s Tilak Nagar on Saturday, police said. The police said they were informed about the suicide at 5.43 pm after which officials went to the spot. The girl, a Class 7 student, hanged herself from a ceiling fan when her […]

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Ambani scion Akash weds Shloka Mehta in glittering celeb-filled ceremony

Ambani scion Akash weds Shloka Mehta in glittering celeb-filled ceremony

March 9, 2019 10:11 pm

Mumbai: Reliance Industries scion Akash Ambani Saturday married Shloka Mehta, daughter of diamantaire Russel Mehta, at a glittering ceremony here. The wedding took place at the country’s largest corporate house’s newly constructed convention centre in the Bandra Kurla Complex, a stone’s throw distance away from a school run by the Ambani family, where Akash and Shloka had studied together. A […]

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Rahul attacks Modi over "false" promises to farmers

‘Congress will implement minimum income guarantee scheme if voted

March 9, 2019 9:54 pm

Hyderabad: Congress chief Rahul Gandhi Saturday said the party would implement the minimum income guarantee scheme and deposit money in bank accounts of all the poor in the country if voted to power after the Lok Sabha polls. “We have taken a decision that Congress party will give Guaranteed minimum income to every poor person in India. After the 2019 polls, the Government of India will fix minimum […]

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Post Brexit, UK will enter into intense global competition: Lord Paul

Post Brexit, UK will enter into intense global competition: Lord Paul

March 9, 2019 9:50 pm

London: Leading Indian-origin British entrepreneur and parliamentarian Lord Swraj Paul has said the UK will enter into a period of intense international competition post Brexit. The UK is due to leave the European Union (EU) on March 29, although Parliament has yet to agree the terms of withdrawal. “Brexit is also coming, and in whatever form, Britain […]

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Plane makes emergency landing, passengers evacuated

Plane makes emergency landing, passengers evacuated

March 9, 2019 9:08 pm

Newark (US ): Authorities say passengers on a plane were evacuated by slides after an emergency landing at a New Jersey airport. The Federal Aviation Administration says Air Transat Flight 942 was on its way from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale, Florida when it reported a possible fire in the cargo hold and was diverted to Newark Liberty International Airport at 8:30 am Saturday. The Boeing 737 landed […]

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Uttarakhand becomes first state to produce sex sorted semen

Uttarakhand becomes first state to produce sex sorted semen

March 9, 2019 9:03 pm

Dehradun: Uttarakhand has became the country’s first state to produce sex sorted semen, which can enhance the possibility of birth of female calves to ninety per cent. A laboratory in Rishikesh under Gokul Mission has started producing sex sorted semen with the help of technology which can increase the chances of birth of female calves to ninety per cent, Secretary Animal Husbandry R Meenakshi […]

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