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70-year-old submits petition to marry PV Sindhu, says will 'kidnap her if wedding doesn't happen'

70-year-old submits petition to marry PV Sindhu, says will 'kidnap her if wedding doesn't happen'

The man stated that he would abduct and marry PV Sindhu if proper arrangements for the wedding are not made.

Sep 19, 2019, 17:52 PM IST
CBI issues fresh summons against ex-Kolkata top cop Rajeev Kumar for questioning in Saradha scam

CBI issues fresh summons against ex-Kolkata top cop Rajeev Kumar for questioning in Saradha scam

Rajeev Kumar is accused of tampering with evidence in the case. 

Sep 19, 2019, 17:39 PM IST
BJP MP Babul Supriyo manhandled, heckled by Jadavpur University students

BJP MP Babul Supriyo manhandled, heckled by Jadavpur University students

BJP MP  and Union Minister Babul Supriyo was manhandled and heckled by a group of students of Jadavpur University during his visit to the campus to attend an event organised by Akhil Bharatiya

Sep 19, 2019, 17:33 PM IST
Railways, Odisha govt to ink MoU for redevelopment of Bhubaneswar station

Railways, Odisha govt to ink MoU for redevelopment of Bhubaneswar station

The area adjoining Bhubaneswar Railway Station is proposed for development as Railway Station Multimodal Hub (RSMH) Project under Smart City Mission of Government of India. 

Sep 19, 2019, 17:22 PM IST
Former Kolkata top cop Rajeev Kumar seeks more time, writes to CBI

Former Kolkata top cop Rajeev Kumar seeks more time, writes to CBI

Senior IPS officer and ex-Kolkata top cop Rajeev Kumar on Saturday did not appear before the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with the Saradha scam probe, but sent a communication

Sep 19, 2019, 16:50 PM IST
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee meets Home Minister Amit Shah, says no need to implement NRC in West Bengal

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee meets Home Minister Amit Shah, says no need to implement NRC in West Bengal

During the meeting, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee raised the topic of Assam National Citizen Register (NRC) with Home Minister Amit Shah and spoke to him about the exclusion of 19 lakh people,

Sep 19, 2019, 15:03 PM IST
Dates for Jharkhand Assembly election not to be announced with Maharashtra, Haryana: EC sources

Dates for Jharkhand Assembly election not to be announced with Maharashtra, Haryana: EC sources

The dates for the upcoming Assembly elections in Jharkhand will not be announced along with poll dates for Maharashtra and Haryana state polls, according to Election Commission (EC) sources.

Sep 19, 2019, 15:00 PM IST
Pakistani spy sending secret information on Kartarpur corridor arrested in Gurdaspur

Pakistani spy sending secret information on Kartarpur corridor arrested in Gurdaspur

A Pakistani spy was apprehended by Border Security Force (BSF) personnel from Gurdaspur district in Punjab, which is just 21 km from the international border between India and Pakistan. The spy was

Sep 19, 2019, 14:13 PM IST
273 terrorists active in Jammu and Kashmir plotting to launch attacks: Intelligence agencies

273 terrorists active in Jammu and Kashmir plotting to launch attacks: Intelligence agencies

According to intelligence sources, 273 terrorists are currently active in the Valley, with plans to create disturbance and disrupt normalcy in Jammu and Kashmir.

Sep 19, 2019, 13:58 PM IST
Curbed epidemics like encephalitis by 65% in last 2.5 years: UP CM Yogi Adityanath

Curbed epidemics like encephalitis by 65% in last 2.5 years: UP CM Yogi Adityanath

Addressing a press conference from Uttar Pradesh's Lucknow, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday said that his government has been successful in curbing epidemics like encephalitis and dengue

Sep 19, 2019, 12:48 PM IST
Jabalpur: 3 students become SP for 5 minutes each under Student-Police Cadet scheme

Jabalpur: 3 students become SP for 5 minutes each under Student-Police Cadet scheme

The dreams of the students were fulfilled by Amit Singh, Jabalpur SP. He had reached out to their school under the Student-Police Cadet scheme. The students from the school were called over to the

Sep 19, 2019, 12:27 PM IST
Jolt for Congress as former Jharkhand chief Ajoy Kumar joins Aam Aadmi Party

Jolt for Congress as former Jharkhand chief Ajoy Kumar joins Aam Aadmi Party

In a major blow for the Congress just weeks ahead of assembly election in Jharkhand, the party's former state president Ajoy Kumar on Thursday joined Aam Aadmi Party (AAP). Experts maintain that Ajoy

Sep 19, 2019, 12:08 PM IST
NRC will be implemented across country, says Home Minister Amit Shah

NRC will be implemented across country, says Home Minister Amit Shah

The National Register of Citizens (NRC) will be implemented across the country to weed out illegal immigrants, Home Minister Amit Shah said Wednesday while addressing a rally in Jharkhand. 

Sep 19, 2019, 11:46 AM IST
13 persons died daily in road accidents in Punjab in 2018, overspeeding leading cause

13 persons died daily in road accidents in Punjab in 2018, overspeeding leading cause

In the 2018, a total of 2540 people died in road accidents due to over speeding followed by 85 due to drunk-drive.

Sep 19, 2019, 10:39 AM IST
PM Modi to address rally in Maharashtra's Nashik on Thursday ahead of Assembly elections

PM Modi to address rally in Maharashtra's Nashik on Thursday ahead of Assembly elections

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a mega rally in Maharashtra's Nashik on Thursday, to mark the conclusion of Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis' ‘Mahajanadesh Yatra’. With this, the Bharatiya

Sep 19, 2019, 09:03 AM IST
Woman, 3-month-old daughter allegedly burnt alive by in-laws over dowry in UP's Rampur

Woman, 3-month-old daughter allegedly burnt alive by in-laws over dowry in UP's Rampur

Police have registered a case in the matter. The bodies have been sent to the district hospital for postmortem.   

Sep 19, 2019, 08:52 AM IST
Yogi Adityanath government celebrates 30 months in office, functions organised across UP

Yogi Adityanath government celebrates 30 months in office, functions organised across UP

Yogi Adityanath government completed 30 months (two and half years) in office on Thursday, September 19. To celebrate the occasion, a series of programmes have been organised across the state. 

Sep 19, 2019, 08:11 AM IST
IMD predicts 'extremely' heavy rainfall in Gujarat, Maharashtra, Goa; red alert issued

IMD predicts 'extremely' heavy rainfall in Gujarat, Maharashtra, Goa; red alert issued

Heavy rains are also expected in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry. 

Sep 19, 2019, 07:23 AM IST
Schools, colleges in Mumbai closed on Thursday amid heavy rainfall alert

Schools, colleges in Mumbai closed on Thursday amid heavy rainfall alert

All schools and junior colleges in Mumbai will remain closed on Thursday in the view of 'extremely heavy rainfall' warning in the city and adjoining areas. 

Sep 19, 2019, 06:48 AM IST
EVMs cannot be tampered with, voting through ballot paper is history now: CEC Sunil Arora

EVMs cannot be tampered with, voting through ballot paper is history now: CEC Sunil Arora

Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sunil Arora on Wednesday said that voting through ballot papers is not possible, it's history now.

Sep 18, 2019, 23:47 PM IST