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DNA special #MaaKaSandesh: If Nirbhaya convicts are not hanged, no victim will ever get justice, Asha Devi tells nation

DNA special #MaaKaSandesh: If Nirbhaya convicts are not hanged, no victim will ever get justice, Asha Devi tells nation

"If Nirbhaya fails to get justice, no other victim will be able to get justice. All of us should come together and make sure that Nirbhaya gets justice," said Asha Devi.

Feb 19, 2020, 22:51 PM IST
Nritya Gopal Das elected president, Champat Rai general secretary of Ram Janmabhoomi Trust; Nripendra Misra to head temple construction committee

Nritya Gopal Das elected president, Champat Rai general secretary of Ram Janmabhoomi Trust; Nripendra Misra to head temple construction committee

The first meeting of Shri Ram Janmabhoomi Tirtha Kshetra Trust, formed by the Centre for building Ram temple at Ayodhya, on Wednesday (February 19) elected Nitya Gopal Das as its president, Champat Rai General Secretary, while Swami Govind Dev Giri was named as its Treasurer.

Feb 19, 2020, 20:33 PM IST
New Zealand only team India will be ready to share number 1 spot with: Virat Kohli

New Zealand only team India will be ready to share number 1 spot with: Virat Kohli

Captain Virat Kohli spoke about the "mutual admiration and respect" between the two countries and the fact that while New Zealand will want to beat India, ranked no 1, "there won`t be any spite in it."

Feb 19, 2020, 20:26 PM IST
China battles deadly Coronavirus, takes proactive measures to contain epidemic

China battles deadly Coronavirus, takes proactive measures to contain epidemic

The rapid spread of the virus and the surge in the number of deaths is really a big concern for the Chinese government as well as the leading World health body. 

Feb 19, 2020, 20:00 PM IST
Top news of the day, February 19, 2020

Top news of the day, February 19, 2020

Here's a roundup of top stories from the world of politics, sports, and entertainment, which grabbed the spotlight and trended the most on various social media platforms on February 19.

Feb 19, 2020, 19:57 PM IST
A year after Major Vibhuti Dhoundiyal's martyrdom in Pulwama, wife Nikita all set to join Army

A year after Major Vibhuti Dhoundiyal's martyrdom in Pulwama, wife Nikita all set to join Army

After the martyrdom of her husband, Nikita has set an example and has passed all the exams necessary to join the Army.

Feb 19, 2020, 19:10 PM IST
Welspun India CEO Dipali Goenka shakes her leg in office; watch video

Welspun India CEO Dipali Goenka shakes her leg in office; watch video

Chairman of RPG Enterprises Harsh Goenka was among those who shared the video applauding the Welspun CEO for creating a "happy culture" at work.

Feb 19, 2020, 19:08 PM IST
Delhi Metro extends e-rickshaw services to 12 more stations to boost last-mile connectivity

Delhi Metro extends e-rickshaw services to 12 more stations to boost last-mile connectivity

Delhi Metro on Wednesday (February 19) extended e-rickshaw services to 12 more Metro stations spread across its network in the national capital, where now 29 stations will have a fleet of over 1000 e-rickshaws to provide the last mile connectivity to passengers of nearby localities from 6 AM to 11 PM.

Feb 19, 2020, 18:24 PM IST
Don't want to rush into trade deal with US on eve of President Donald Trump's visit, says India

Don't want to rush into trade deal with US on eve of President Donald Trump's visit, says India

Asked, if the deal is stuck, the source said, "Not correct to say India-US trade deal is stuck. It is an ongoing process. The ministers from both sides have agreed to talk and look at a larger free trade agreement."

Feb 19, 2020, 18:22 PM IST
US President Donald Trump to visit India on February 24-25: Here is the full schedule

US President Donald Trump to visit India on February 24-25: Here is the full schedule

India is gearing up for a grand welcome of US President Donald Trump who scheduled for a two-day visit from February 24-25. Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla on Wednesday said that this will be the fifth meeting between PM Modi and Trump in the last eight months.

Feb 19, 2020, 17:37 PM IST
PM Modi relishes 'Litti Chokha', 'kulhad' tea at Delhi's 'Hunar Haat'

PM Modi relishes 'Litti Chokha', 'kulhad' tea at Delhi's 'Hunar Haat'

PM Modi after chairing a meeting of the Union Cabinet reached the "Hunar Haat" on Rajpath and surprised the government officials.

Feb 19, 2020, 16:49 PM IST
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal meets Home Minister Amit Shah, says no discussion on Shaheen Bagh issue

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal meets Home Minister Amit Shah, says no discussion on Shaheen Bagh issue

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal met the Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday and agreed that the Centre and Delhi government need to work together for the development of Delhi.

Feb 19, 2020, 16:43 PM IST
Cabinet approves Rs 4,458 crore scheme to boost dairy sector, benefitting 95 lakh farmers

Cabinet approves Rs 4,458 crore scheme to boost dairy sector, benefitting 95 lakh farmers

The Cabinet on Wednesday approved Rs 4,458 crore scheme to boost the dairy sector which will benefit 95 lakh farmers, said Union Minister Prakash Javadekar. Addressing an event in the national capital, Javadekar said that the Cabinet has approved the launch of the second phase of Swachh Bharat Mission which will cover the all rural areas as well.

Feb 19, 2020, 16:24 PM IST
Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami announces subsidy for ulemas to buy 2-wheelers; Rs 15 crore for Haj house

Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami announces subsidy for ulemas to buy 2-wheelers; Rs 15 crore for Haj house

The Chief Minister said that his government will celebrate former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa`s birthday as `State Women Children Protection Day` on February 24.

Feb 19, 2020, 16:22 PM IST
Sensex up 428.62 points, Nifty ends above 12,100; Bharti Infratel, Grasim Industries gain

Sensex up 428.62 points, Nifty ends above 12,100; Bharti Infratel, Grasim Industries gain

Equity benchmark indices on Wednesday (February 19) closed in the green with the Sensex up 428.62 points or 1.05% at 41,323, while the broader Nifty ended up 137.80 points or 1.15% at 12,130.30. Major gainers on the Nifty included Bharti Infratel, Grasim Industries, Coal India, and HUL, while Tata Motors, JSW Steel, Sun Pharma, TCS and Bharti Airtel were top losers.

Feb 19, 2020, 15:47 PM IST
Breaking news: Supreme Court-appointed interlocutors Sanjay Hegde and Sadhana Ramachandran begin talks with Delhi's Shaheen Bagh protesters

Breaking news: Supreme Court-appointed interlocutors Sanjay Hegde and Sadhana Ramachandran begin talks with Delhi's Shaheen Bagh protesters

In order to persuade anti-CAA protesters to shift their protest from Shaheen Bagh to an alternate venue, the Supreme Court appointed panel reached the south Delhi site on Wednesday (February 19) to hold talks. 

Feb 19, 2020, 15:16 PM IST
On Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj's 390th birth anniversary, PM Modi and other leaders pay tributes

On Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj's 390th birth anniversary, PM Modi and other leaders pay tributes

The Maratha warrior king, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj was born at Shivneri Fort on this day today in the year 1630. 

Feb 19, 2020, 14:58 PM IST
Breaking news: Share 'innovative ideas' on tackling pollution: SC requests Union Minister Nitin Gadkari

Breaking news: Share 'innovative ideas' on tackling pollution: SC requests Union Minister Nitin Gadkari

The Supreme Court on Wednesday (February 19) 'requested' Union Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari to come to the apex court and share "innovative ideas" on tackling pollution.

Feb 19, 2020, 14:57 PM IST
Arbitrariness in top judicial institutions fatal for democracy: Cong on CVC appointment

Arbitrariness in top judicial institutions fatal for democracy: Cong on CVC appointment

Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala charged that appointments of CVC and CIC are being made arbitrarily on the lines of "khul ja sim sim" (open sesame).

Feb 19, 2020, 14:35 PM IST
India to switch to the world's cleanest petrol, diesel from April 1

India to switch to the world's cleanest petrol, diesel from April 1

India will join the select league of nations using petrol and diesel containing just 10 parts per million of sulphur as it looks to cut vehicular emissions that are said to be one of the reasons for the choking pollution in major cities.

Feb 19, 2020, 14:10 PM IST