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Maharashtra Assembly elections: Congress, NCP strike seat-sharing deal for Mumbai

Maharashtra Assembly elections: Congress, NCP strike seat-sharing deal for Mumbai

The Congress will contest on 25 Assembly seats in Mumbai while the NCP will field candidates on seven seats.

Sep 11, 2019, 13:40 PM IST
Sanjay Nirupam requests Urmila Matondkar to reconsider resignation

Sanjay Nirupam requests Urmila Matondkar to reconsider resignation

This comes after Matondkar, who joined the party in March, resigned on Tuesday from citing inaction on the part of "key functionaries of Mumbai Congress" for the "betterment of the organisation".

Sep 11, 2019, 13:31 PM IST
In house arrest, Chandrababu Naidu accuses YSRCP of violating human rights with 'cowardly' actions

In house arrest, Chandrababu Naidu accuses YSRCP of violating human rights with 'cowardly' actions

Several TDP leaders, including Naidu and his son Nara Lokesh, have been put under house arrest.

Sep 11, 2019, 13:21 PM IST
Father locks son to prevent him from riding motorbike due to heavy fine under new traffic law

Father locks son to prevent him from riding motorbike due to heavy fine under new traffic law

The father, identified as Jalam Singh, said that his son rides a motorcycle and the fine has increased considerably. He added that his son was forcibly going out with his bike and out of fear he took

Sep 11, 2019, 12:23 PM IST
Truck driver pays whopping Rs 1.41 lakh fine for flouting traffic rules

Truck driver pays whopping Rs 1.41 lakh fine for flouting traffic rules

Reports of heavy fines have emerged from across the country since the implementation of Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act 2019 which came into effect on September 1.   

Sep 11, 2019, 11:38 AM IST
We need to make efforts to get rid of single-use plastic by October 2: PM Narendra Modi in Mathura

We need to make efforts to get rid of single-use plastic by October 2: PM Narendra Modi in Mathura

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, to launch several programmes including the National Animal Disease Control Programme (NADCP) for eradicating the foot and mouth disease

Sep 11, 2019, 11:18 AM IST
LeT terrorist killed in encounter in J&K's Sopore

LeT terrorist killed in encounter in J&K's Sopore

A top Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist, identified as Asif Maqbool Bhat, was killed in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore.

Sep 11, 2019, 10:20 AM IST
Chandrababu Naidu, son Nara Lokesh and several TDP leaders under house arrest

Chandrababu Naidu, son Nara Lokesh and several TDP leaders under house arrest

Naidu went on a 12-hour-fast on Wednesday morning - from 8 am to 8 pm - to protest the detention.

Sep 11, 2019, 09:11 AM IST
Unnao victim's statement recording begins on Wednesday at special court set up in AIIMS

Unnao victim's statement recording begins on Wednesday at special court set up in AIIMS

The victim is currently admitted at AIIMS after the vehicle she was traveling in was hit by a speeding truck near Rae Bareli in Uttar Pradesh. 

Sep 11, 2019, 07:16 AM IST
Milind Deora blames Sanjay Nirupam for Urmila Matondkar's resignation

Milind Deora blames Sanjay Nirupam for Urmila Matondkar's resignation

Hours after Urmila Matondkar resigned from Congress, former Mumbai Congress president Milind Deora posted a tweet saying that Mumbai North leaders should be blamed for her resignation.

Sep 10, 2019, 22:06 PM IST
J&K Bank will give 90 days more for repayment of loans, announces bank CMD RK Chhibber

J&K Bank will give 90 days more for repayment of loans, announces bank CMD RK Chhibber

The decision was taken at a Special SLBC convened by J&K Bank at Srinagar to address difficulties faced by the borrowers and the banks due to disruption in business in the J&K since August

Sep 10, 2019, 20:22 PM IST
Miffed over party's stand on Article 370, senior Maharashtra Congress leader Kripashankar Singh quits

Miffed over party's stand on Article 370, senior Maharashtra Congress leader Kripashankar Singh quits

Singh served as Mumbai Congress chief and was also a minister in the Congress-NCP coalition government for 15 years.

Sep 10, 2019, 20:01 PM IST
Congress to contest 29 assembly seats in Mumbai, NCP six

Congress to contest 29 assembly seats in Mumbai, NCP six

Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party will also join hands with Congress and NCP for the forthcoming assembly elections.

Sep 10, 2019, 19:35 PM IST
Gujarat government reduces traffic violation fines under New Motor Vehicles Act

Gujarat government reduces traffic violation fines under New Motor Vehicles Act

As per the reduced fine announced by the Gujarat government, the penalty for not wearing a helmet is changed to Rs 500, while it is Rs 1,000 under the MV Act.

Sep 10, 2019, 18:50 PM IST
Mother of 11 pregnant for the 17th time in Maharashtra's Beed

Mother of 11 pregnant for the 17th time in Maharashtra's Beed

Lankabai Kharat, a resident of Kaisapur village in Beed's Majalgaon is 38-years-old and has already given birth to 11 children. She has also had five miscarriages over the past several years.

Sep 10, 2019, 18:31 PM IST
Daughters-in-law carry mother-in-law's mortal remains in Maharashtra's Beed

Daughters-in-law carry mother-in-law's mortal remains in Maharashtra's Beed

In many traditions around the world pertaining to a person's final journey, the mortal remains are carried by men. The four daughters-in-law, however, showed that their love for the deceased could

Sep 10, 2019, 18:15 PM IST
Terrorists putting pressure on Kashmiris to not carry out their daily chores: J&K police

Terrorists putting pressure on Kashmiris to not carry out their daily chores: J&K police

Jammu and Kashmir DGP Dilbag Singh also said that police on Monday apprehended a group working with Jaish-e-Mohammed in Sopore.

Sep 10, 2019, 17:59 PM IST
Vadodara man pastes all vehicle-related documents on helmet, pictures go viral

Vadodara man pastes all vehicle-related documents on helmet, pictures go viral

Shah's way of keeping his vehicle documents may be strange, but is definately cautioning the people about the new stringent law of Motor Vehicle Act.

Sep 10, 2019, 17:15 PM IST
Pakistan foreign minister 'admits' Jammu and Kashmir an Indian state

Pakistan foreign minister 'admits' Jammu and Kashmir an Indian state

While there is no revelation in how Qureshi referred to Jammu and Kashmir since it has always been an integral part of India, Pakistan has always referred to it as a disputed territory. It has also,

Sep 10, 2019, 16:47 PM IST
Roof collapses during Muharram celebrations in Andhra Pradesh, 20 injured — Watch

Roof collapses during Muharram celebrations in Andhra Pradesh, 20 injured — Watch

Of the 20 people, five are said to have sustained serious injuries.

Sep 10, 2019, 16:45 PM IST