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Govt has always taken care of welfare of our Tamil brothers, sisters in Sri Lanka: PM Narendra Modi at Chennai

Govt has always taken care of welfare of our Tamil brothers, sisters in Sri Lanka: PM Narendra Modi at Chennai

Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserted that through development works, his Government is ensuring the welfare of Sri Lanka's Tamil community. "The resources given by our Government for Tamils have

Feb 14, 2021, 17:42 PM IST
Centre should not have put Lata Mangeshkar, Tendulkar's reputation at stake, Raj Thackeray

Centre should not have put Lata Mangeshkar, Tendulkar's reputation at stake, Raj Thackeray

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena Chief Raj Thackeray said that the Centre should not have 'asked' Sachin Tendulkar and Lata Mangeshkar to tweet in support of the government in the campaign to counter

Feb 07, 2021, 12:35 PM IST
Pune: Woman arrested for robbing 16 men she met through online dating app in past year

Pune: Woman arrested for robbing 16 men she met through online dating app in past year

Police in Pimpri-Chinchwad arrested a 27-year-old woman who allegedly drugged and robbed around 16 men in the past 12 months she met via dating apps. The police acted on a complaint made by one the

Feb 05, 2021, 13:36 PM IST
Vishwa Hindu Parishad attacks Mamata Banerjee on her protest over 'Jai Shri Ram' chant

Vishwa Hindu Parishad attacks Mamata Banerjee on her protest over 'Jai Shri Ram' chant

The VHP leadership on Sunday (January 24) Came down heavily on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for not delivering her speech at the main 'Parakram Diwas' celebration hereafter 'Jai Shri

Jan 24, 2021, 15:59 PM IST
Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose had dreamt of strong India; from LAC to LOC, we are following his footsteps, says PM Narendra Modi in Kolkata

Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose had dreamt of strong India; from LAC to LOC, we are following his footsteps, says PM Narendra Modi in Kolkata

PM Modi during an event on Subhas Chandra Bose's 125th birth anniversary at Kolkata's famous Victoria Memorial said, "Whenever our sovereignty was challenged, we gave a befitting reply. Netaji had

Jan 23, 2021, 18:54 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee refuses to address Netaji event in Kolkata after crowd shouts 'Jai Sri Ram' slogans in presence of PM Narendra Modi -- Watch

Mamata Banerjee refuses to address Netaji event in Kolkata after crowd shouts 'Jai Sri Ram' slogans in presence of PM Narendra Modi -- Watch

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday refused to address the event on Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose in Kolkata after the crowd raised 'Jai Sri Ram' slogans in presence of Prime Minister

Jan 23, 2021, 17:41 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi arrives in Kolkata, pays tribute to Subhas Chandra Bose at Netaji Bhavan

PM Narendra Modi arrives in Kolkata, pays tribute to Subhas Chandra Bose at Netaji Bhavan

PM Narendra Modi on Saturday arrived in Kolkata on the occasion of Parakarm Divas and paid tributes to Subhas Chandra Bose at the Netaji Bhavan. PM Modi also attended the international conference on

Jan 23, 2021, 17:05 PM IST
NCB nabs heroin smugglers with Sri Lanka-Pakistan links in Chennai

NCB nabs heroin smugglers with Sri Lanka-Pakistan links in Chennai

 Two Sri Lankan Tamils who were the main conspirators in Rs.100 cr International drugs smuggling case have been nabbed by Narcotics Control Bureau(NCB) officials in Chennai. It is learnt that the

Jan 23, 2021, 00:07 AM IST
Massive fire breaks out at Terminal 1 gate of Pune's Serum Institute of India, 10 fire tenders rushed to spot

Massive fire breaks out at Terminal 1 gate of Pune's Serum Institute of India, 10 fire tenders rushed to spot

A massive fire broke out at the Serum Institute of India in Pune, Maharashtra, on Thursday (January 21). At least 10 fire tenders have reached the spot so far. The fire broke out at Terminal 1 gate 

Jan 21, 2021, 16:20 PM IST
Mumbai Metro to gets its first made-in-India 'driverless' train on January 27

Mumbai Metro to gets its first made-in-India 'driverless' train on January 27

Urban Development Minister Eknath Shinde announced that an indigenously-manufactured driverless train will arrive in Mumbai on January 27. In a first for the Mumbai Metro, the driverless train has

Jan 21, 2021, 09:46 AM IST
Baby trafficking racket in Mumbai busted, charged Rs 60000 to Rs 3L for infants

Baby trafficking racket in Mumbai busted, charged Rs 60000 to Rs 3L for infants

The Mumbai Crime branch on Monday busted a baby trafficking racket in the city arrested a total of nine people, 

Jan 18, 2021, 14:03 PM IST
BMCs new order, no fine for not wearing mask inside your private vehicle

BMCs new order, no fine for not wearing mask inside your private vehicle

The BMC issued a new order to stop fining people for not wearing masks inside their private vehicles. The new rule came into force in Mumbai from Sunday afternoon. 

Jan 18, 2021, 07:53 AM IST
BJP govt will complete term and return to power with absolute majority in Karnataka: Amit Shah

BJP govt will complete term and return to power with absolute majority in Karnataka: Amit Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah said the government would not only complete its five-year term but return to power with an absolute majority.

Jan 17, 2021, 00:02 AM IST
Bengaluru becomes fastest-growing tech hub on planet since 2016, says report

Bengaluru becomes fastest-growing tech hub on planet since 2016, says report

Karnataka's capital Bengaluru has topped the charts of a fastest-growing technology hub in the world since 2016.

Jan 16, 2021, 17:07 PM IST
COVID-19 vaccine: Bharat Biotech to pay compensation if Covaxin causes side effects

COVID-19 vaccine: Bharat Biotech to pay compensation if Covaxin causes side effects

Bharat Biotech, which has received a government purchase order for the supply of 55 lakh doses of Covaxin, a COVID-19 vaccine, said the company will pay compensation to recipients in case of any

Jan 16, 2021, 15:43 PM IST
CBI books Bengaluru based company for causing loss of Rs 200.38 crore to banks

CBI books Bengaluru based company for causing loss of Rs 200.38 crore to banks

Searches were also conducted at the residential and official premises of the accused at Bangalore 

Jan 13, 2021, 23:53 PM IST
Chennai air customs seize foreign currency worth Rs 1.04 crore; one arrested

Chennai air customs seize foreign currency worth Rs 1.04 crore; one arrested

74000 USD in 100 denominations worth Rs 53.5 lakh were seized under the Customs Act.   

Jan 09, 2021, 18:40 PM IST
Brave Mumbai cop catches python with bare hands, check out viral video

Brave Mumbai cop catches python with bare hands, check out viral video

In yet another incident of man versus animal, a huge python snake was spotted at a house in Mumbai's Dharavi area in Thursday night during the New Year celebrations.

Jan 01, 2021, 13:27 PM IST
Gold, drones, cigarettes worth Rs 47.8 lakh seized at Chennai airport; one arrested

Gold, drones, cigarettes worth Rs 47.8 lakh seized at Chennai airport; one arrested

807 grams of gold worth Rs 41.63 lakh, cigarettes and drones worth Rs 6.17 lakh were seized under the Customs Act.   

Dec 29, 2020, 18:52 PM IST
4.77 kg gold worth Rs 2.47 cr seized by Air Customs at Chennai; three held

4.77 kg gold worth Rs 2.47 cr seized by Air Customs at Chennai; three held

According to officials, the movement of passengers was monitored in the transit area, after they had disembarked from the flight. 

Dec 29, 2020, 00:20 AM IST