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NIA arrests youth in Hyderabad for links with Islamic State

NIA arrests youth in Hyderabad for links with Islamic State

Sources said that the arrested youth was taken to regional office of NIA in Madhapur for interrogation.

Apr 20, 2019, 18:23 PM IST
Amit Shah meets filmstar Sunny Deol, BJP may field him from Punjab

Amit Shah meets filmstar Sunny Deol, BJP may field him from Punjab

BJP chief Amit Shah met actor Sunny Deol in Pune.

Apr 20, 2019, 18:09 PM IST
EC transfers Malda SP after receiving complaints from BJP

EC transfers Malda SP after receiving complaints from BJP

The EC took the action after the BJP leaders met the poll panel accusing SP Ghosh of working at the behest of the TMC government. Ajoy Prasad has been appointed as the new SP of the district.

Apr 20, 2019, 17:42 PM IST
IAC Vikrant to be delivered by 2021, says Navy Chief

IAC Vikrant to be delivered by 2021, says Navy Chief

Admiral Sunil Lanba said that the aircraft carrier will be delivered to Navy by the year 2021.

Apr 20, 2019, 17:27 PM IST
Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale to meet Chinese FM, JeM chief Azhar likely on agenda

Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale to meet Chinese FM, JeM chief Azhar likely on agenda

India`s Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale will be on a two-day China visit from Sunday to meet Chinese State Councillor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi where he is likely to discuss the issue of

Apr 20, 2019, 17:19 PM IST
BJP raises questions over Rahul Gandhi's citizenship and educational qualifications

BJP raises questions over Rahul Gandhi's citizenship and educational qualifications

The BJP stressed that the questions being raised by candidates fighting against Rahul from  Amethi are very serious and neither Rahul not his lawyer have answers to these objections.

Apr 20, 2019, 17:10 PM IST
EC issues notice to Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur for her comments on 26/11 martyr Hemant Karkare

EC issues notice to Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur for her comments on 26/11 martyr Hemant Karkare

Sadhvi Pragya, who is also BJP's candidate from Bhopal, has been asked to submit her response within a day.

Apr 20, 2019, 16:28 PM IST
EC cracks the whip, bans streaming of ‘Modi-Journey of a Common Man’ web series

EC cracks the whip, bans streaming of ‘Modi-Journey of a Common Man’ web series

The Delhi CEO had written to the EC saying that the web series is being streamed by Eros Now without permission from the Media Certification and Monitoring Committee (MCMC).

Apr 20, 2019, 16:05 PM IST
North Malda to witness tough fight between first cousins in Lok Sabha poll

North Malda to witness tough fight between first cousins in Lok Sabha poll

Isha Khan, son of Congress stalwart Abul Hasan Choudhury, will be contesting against his first cousin Mausam Noor who is a sitting MP from Malda North. 

Apr 20, 2019, 15:38 PM IST
Shatrughan Sinha responds to criticism on campaigning for wife Poonam Sinha

Shatrughan Sinha responds to criticism on campaigning for wife Poonam Sinha

The Congress candidate from Patna Sahib Lok Sabha constituency added that people have expressed mixed reactions over his action with some even accusing him of behaving like a star.

Apr 20, 2019, 15:22 PM IST
Yeddyurappa slams Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy over his alleged remarks on Pulwama terrorist attack

Yeddyurappa slams Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy over his alleged remarks on Pulwama terrorist attack

Yeddyurappa questioned CM Kumaraswamy's claim, adding if he knew about the attack he should have informed the police or the President so that the death of the 40 CRPF soldiers could have been

Apr 20, 2019, 15:21 PM IST
Guided missile destroyer INS Imphal launched by Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba

Guided missile destroyer INS Imphal launched by Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba

The Project 15B marks the class of guided missile destroyers that are being built for the Navy by Mazagon Dock Limited (MDL).

Apr 20, 2019, 15:08 PM IST
Amethi Returning Officer postpones scrutiny of Rahul Gandhi's nomination papers to April 22

Amethi Returning Officer postpones scrutiny of Rahul Gandhi's nomination papers to April 22

Returning Officer Ram Manohar Mishra postponed the scrutiny of Rahul Gandhi's nomination papers from Amethi to April 22. The scrutiny was postponed was after independent candidate Dhruv Lal raised

Apr 20, 2019, 14:36 PM IST
EC to issue notice to Pragya Thakur on her remarks against 26/11 hero Hemant Karkare

EC to issue notice to Pragya Thakur on her remarks against 26/11 hero Hemant Karkare

Addressing BJP workers in Bhopal on Thursday night, Thakur had claimed that Karkare died during the attacks as she "cursed" him for torturing her. 

Apr 20, 2019, 13:58 PM IST
HPBOSE 12th result 2019: Check new date of HP Board Class 12 result at hpbose.org

HPBOSE 12th result 2019: Check new date of HP Board Class 12 result at hpbose.org

The results are likely to be announced next week.

Apr 20, 2019, 13:40 PM IST
Speedbreaker didi lost sleep after 2 phases of Lok Sabha poll: PM Narendra Modi

Speedbreaker didi lost sleep after 2 phases of Lok Sabha poll: PM Narendra Modi

Addressing an election rally here in South Dinajpur district, Modi accused the chief minister of fooling people in the name of 'ma, mati and manush' (mother, land and people).

Apr 20, 2019, 12:09 PM IST
NIA conducts raids in Maharashtra, Telangana in connection with Abu Dhabi ISIS module

NIA conducts raids in Maharashtra, Telangana in connection with Abu Dhabi ISIS module

In Maharashtra, the raid was conducted in Wardha district.

Apr 20, 2019, 11:34 AM IST
Bihar: Unknown men try to molest teenager, throw acid when she resists; 1 arrested

Bihar: Unknown men try to molest teenager, throw acid when she resists; 1 arrested

She has been admitted to a hospital where she is currently undergoing treatment. 

Apr 20, 2019, 10:24 AM IST
No PM used India-Pakistan situation for personal benefit: Kumaraswamy hits out at Modi

No PM used India-Pakistan situation for personal benefit: Kumaraswamy hits out at Modi

Bringing out the big guns against Narendra Modi, Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy Saturday accused the Prime Minister of using India-Pakistan situation for personal advantage in electoral

Apr 20, 2019, 09:12 AM IST
Tremors felt in Odisha, Jharkhand; no injuries reported

Tremors felt in Odisha, Jharkhand; no injuries reported

There has, however, been no reports of any injuries or damage to properties yet.

Apr 20, 2019, 08:50 AM IST