Day: March 17, 2019

Odisha CM condoles death of Parrikar

Odisha CM condoles death of Parrikar

March 17, 2019 10:33 pm

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday condoled the demise of Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar. “Deeply saddened by news of the passing away of former Defence Minister of India & Chief Minister, Goa #Manohar Parrikar. My thoughts and prayers are with his family, friends & followers. May his soul rest in peace,” Patnaik […]

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Mayawati not to contest LS polls

UP opposition alliance ‘unnatural’: State minister

March 17, 2019 10:31 pm

Lucknow: UP Agriculture Minister Surya Pratap Shahi Sunday termed the SP-BSP-RLD alliance as “unnatural” and born out of the Opposition’s “fear psychosis” against the BJP-led NDA governments’ development-oriented politics. The Opposition is also scared of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’ ever growing popularity, he claimed. “The gathbandhan (alliance) of SP, BSP and RLD is an unnatural […]

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Delhi Police arrest Rajesh Bawana gang member

17-yr-boy held for killing tuition mate

March 17, 2019 10:21 pm

New Delhi: A 17-year-old boy was apprehended for allegedly killing his tuition mate in Shahdara here, police said Sunday. A complaint was received on Saturday evening regarding a missing girl, a resident of Naveen Shahdara, a senior police officer said. Investigations revealed that she had gone to meet some of her friends in the afternoon […]

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Will make office of NSA, National Security Council accountable to Parliament: Cong

Cong slams BJP’s Main Bhi Chowkidar campaign

March 17, 2019 10:20 pm

New Delhi: The Congress Sunday slammed the BJP’s “Main Bhi Chowkidar campaign with Rahul Gandhi claiming that the truth cannot change as everyone is saying “Chowkidar Chor Hai . The BJP’s campaign was launched Saturday with Prime Minister Narendra Modi adding “Chowkidar (watchman) to his Twitter handle. Union ministers and BJP leaders also added the […]

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

Vijay Goel stages dharna at Jantar Mantar

March 17, 2019 10:15 pm

New Delhi: Union minister Vijay Goel Sunday staged a ‘dharna’ at Jantar Mantar here and said people of the national capital should not be tricked by the ‘mahamilawati’ (highly adulterated) alliance of the Congress and the AAP. Goyal cautioned the Delhi residents against the alliance and displayed banners. BJP MLAs Jagdish Pradhan, Om Prakash Sharma […]

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Setback for TRS in MLC polls in Telangana

8th Congress MLA in Telangana switches loyalty to TRS

March 17, 2019 10:12 pm

Hyderabad: Congress in Telangana continued to face desertions ahead of Lok Sabha elections as one more MLA and a party functionary Sunday announced their decision to leave the party and join the ruling TRS. Vanama Venkateswara Rao, representing Kothagudem, announced his support to the TRS president and Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao. He becomes the […]

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Kashmir integral part of India, can't be separated: Shah

Nation has lost a true patriot: Shah on Parriker’s death

March 17, 2019 10:07 pm

New Delhi: In the death of Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar the nation has lost a true patriot, BJP president Amit Shah said Sunday, remembering him as a leader who dedicated his life to the country and ideology. Shah said Parrikar has shown how a BJP worker “even during his toughest time, is committed to […]

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Former Maharashtra NCP MP joins BJP

Independent corporator from Jammu joins BJP

March 17, 2019 9:35 pm

Jammu: An independent corporator of Jammu Municipal Corporation joined the BJP on Sunday, a party spokesman said. Corporator Subash Sharma along with his supporters was welcomed into theparty fold by MP JugalĀ  Kishore and former state BJP president Sat Sharma at a function in Jammu West Assembly segment, the spokesman said. Kishore said people from […]

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49 all-woman booths in Uttarakhand

MNS out of Lok Sabha poll fray in Maha

March 17, 2019 9:35 pm

Mumbai: Raj Thackeray-led MNS, which is struggling to stay relevant in the state politics, would not contest next month’s Lok Sabha elections in Maharashtra. An MNS leader said party president Raj Thackeray would make his political position clear on March 19 in a public meeting, and guide the party cadres. The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS), […]

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Two dead, three injured in landslide in J&K's Ramban

Two dead, three injured in landslide in J&K’s Ramban

March 17, 2019 9:05 pm

Banihal: Two persons were killed and three others injured on Sunday when a landslide struck a remote village in Jammu and Kashmir’s Ramban district, police said. A group of labourers was on way to Banihal on foot when they got trapped under the debris after the landslide occurred at Khari-Mahoo road near Aarmarg in the […]

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