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Bajrang Dal to counsel young couples celebrating Valentine's Day

Bajrang Dal to counsel young couples celebrating Valentine's Day

Bajrang Dal here Wednesday said it would oppose any special offers announced by pubs and others for Valentine's Day on February 14 and would counsel young couples against celebrating it.

Feb 06, 2019, 22:54 PM IST
GoAir flight with 185 passengers onboard suffers mid-air engine snag, forced to turn back to Ahmedabad

GoAir flight with 185 passengers onboard suffers mid-air engine snag, forced to turn back to Ahmedabad

The engine of the GoAir Airbus Neo aircraft, flying from Ahmedabad to Kolkata, faced a snag after taking off.

Feb 06, 2019, 16:56 PM IST
Teacher allegedly hits student with cane for not paying attention in class

Teacher allegedly hits student with cane for not paying attention in class

A five-and-half-year-old boy was allegedly beaten up by his teacher at a private school at Neredmet here Tuesday, police said.

Feb 05, 2019, 23:34 PM IST
Milind Deora admits to rift in Mumbai Congress, asks Sanjay Nirupam to put aside political difference

Milind Deora admits to rift in Mumbai Congress, asks Sanjay Nirupam to put aside political difference

Deora's remark comes amid reports of feud within Mumbai Congress.

Feb 05, 2019, 18:18 PM IST
Mumbai's Lower Parel Railway Station closed for 11 hours, 205 local trains cancelled

Mumbai's Lower Parel Railway Station closed for 11 hours, 205 local trains cancelled

The station was forced to shut down at 10 pm on Saturday and will remain closed till 9 am on Sunday. 

Feb 03, 2019, 07:36 AM IST
Mumbai mega block: Lower Parel railway station to remain shut from 10 PM tonight till 9 AM on Sunday

Mumbai mega block: Lower Parel railway station to remain shut from 10 PM tonight till 9 AM on Sunday

Nearly 205 local trains and 23 long-distance trains have been cancelled for the said period, it said.

Feb 02, 2019, 23:42 PM IST
Former PM HD Deve Gowda slips in bathroom, injures leg

Former PM HD Deve Gowda slips in bathroom, injures leg

Ex-PM Deve Gowda suffered a minor injury after he slipped in the bathroom of his Padmanabhanagar residence. 

Feb 02, 2019, 19:43 PM IST
Bhima Koregaon case: Pune court orders release of activist Anand Teltumbde

Bhima Koregaon case: Pune court orders release of activist Anand Teltumbde

Activist Anand Teltumbde is one of the several accused in the Bhima-Koregaon violence case. 

Feb 02, 2019, 16:57 PM IST
Mumbai braces for 11-hour Western Railway block; Over 200 trains to be affected

Mumbai braces for 11-hour Western Railway block; Over 200 trains to be affected

    The Western Railway will dismantle the Delisle Road Over Bridge in the intermittent night of Saturday and Sunday.  

Feb 02, 2019, 07:29 AM IST
Kolkata Police chief skips poll review meet, CEC seeks explanation

Kolkata Police chief skips poll review meet, CEC seeks explanation

CEC has sought an explanation from the Kolkata Police chief.

Feb 01, 2019, 18:15 PM IST
Mirage 2000 trainer fighter aircraft crashes in Bengaluru

Mirage 2000 trainer fighter aircraft crashes in Bengaluru

Both the pilots managed to eject but one of them died as he had landed on the wreckage of the aircraft.

Feb 01, 2019, 11:20 AM IST
Smoke in Kolkata Metro, none injured

Smoke in Kolkata Metro, none injured

Services were disrupted for nearly 20-25 minutes following the incident.

Jan 31, 2019, 14:08 PM IST
FIR lodged after 3 bike-borne men ram into Bollywood actress Shamita Shetty's car, slap and threaten her driver in Thane

FIR lodged after 3 bike-borne men ram into Bollywood actress Shamita Shetty's car, slap and threaten her driver in Thane

Based on the statement of the driver, an FIR has been lodged under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC)

Jan 30, 2019, 18:25 PM IST
Multi-level marketing racket busted in Hyderabad

Multi-level marketing racket busted in Hyderabad

During the preliminary investigation, police have identified 1,385 customers in Rs. 1 lakh scheme, 144 customers in Rs. 2 lakh scheme, 19 customers under Rs. 5 lakh and four customers in Rs. 10 lakh

Jan 30, 2019, 12:31 PM IST
IIT-Madras M.Tech student commits suicide

IIT-Madras M.Tech student commits suicide

He committed suicide in his room in Brahmaputra hostel.

Jan 29, 2019, 08:22 AM IST
Ponzi scam: ED seizes TMC MP KD Singh's assets worth Rs 238 crore

Ponzi scam: ED seizes TMC MP KD Singh's assets worth Rs 238 crore

The authorities have also frozen several bank accounts linked to Singh.

Jan 28, 2019, 11:50 AM IST
12-year-old Pune boy designs ship to clean oceans, save marine life

12-year-old Pune boy designs ship to clean oceans, save marine life

Presently, Haaziq has been working with different people, organisations and forums to create public awareness for highlighting the hazards of ocean plastic pollution and measures to prevent it. 

Jan 23, 2019, 10:37 AM IST
On Bal Thackeray's birth anniversary, Mumbai artist creates portrait with 33,000 Rudrakshas

On Bal Thackeray's birth anniversary, Mumbai artist creates portrait with 33,000 Rudrakshas

On the eve of the 93rd birth anniversary of late Shiv Sena founder Balasaheb Thackeray, city-based artist Chetan Raut created a special portait with 33,000 rudraksha beads.

Jan 23, 2019, 06:45 AM IST
Loyola College in Chennai apologises after row over exhibition showing Hindu symbols, PM Modi in bad light

Loyola College in Chennai apologises after row over exhibition showing Hindu symbols, PM Modi in bad light

While one of the exhibits featured the trishul in a painting related to violence against women, another alleged that Modi was a hegemonic and to further draw home the point likened him to a Hindu

Jan 22, 2019, 09:51 AM IST
Major fire at garment store in south Kolkata's Gariahat

Major fire at garment store in south Kolkata's Gariahat

There was no casualty in the mishap, also, nobody was injured. 

Jan 20, 2019, 10:38 AM IST