Breaking News

Author Archives: Admin

Feed Subscription

Barcelona aim to seal R16 spot, Atletico look to stay alive in CL

Madrid, Nov 21 (IANS) Atletico Madrid and FC Barcelona both have vital Champions League matches on Wednesday, but while the latter’s European future is very much in their hands, Atletico need to win and hope that results elsewhere go their way. Barcelona travel to Turin to face Juventus with 10 points from their four group matches so far although they ... Read More »

Sharad Yadav's JD-U faction move HC against EC

New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Gujarat legislator Chottubhai Vasava, acting President of Sharad Yadav faction of the Janata Dal (United), on Tuesday moved the Delhi High Court challenging the Election Commission order of granting the party’s “arrow” symbol to the faction led by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar. The Commission on November 17 had rejected Sharad Yadav’s faction claim to ... Read More »

Defence Ministry to encourage wearing armed forces flag

New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Aimed at collecting more Armed Forces Flag Day fund this year, the Defence Ministry is planning to launch a social media campaign to encourage people to wear armed forces flag, a informed ministry sources said on Tuesday. The Armed Forces Flag Day is observed on December 7 every year since 1949, and is a day ... Read More »

Constitution doesn't envisage Delhi as a state, Centre tells SC

New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) The Centre on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that Delhi can never be considered as a State as the Indian Constitution never envisaged such a status for it and doing so would lead to an “inevitable chaos”. “What is not provided in the Constitution specifically can’t be conferred on the Union Territory of Delhi by ... Read More »

IFFI Director refuses to comment on 'S Durga'

Panaji, Nov 21 (IANS) International Film Festival of India (IFFI) Director Sunit Tandon on Tuesday refused to comment on the Kerala High Court’s direction to screen Malayalam film “S Durga” at the ongoing 48th IFFI, saying it would not be appropriate for him to do so. After repeatedly avoiding media queries through the afternoon on the subject, Tandon evaded mediapersons ... Read More »

Assam forum condemns scribe'a killing in Tripura

Guwahati, Nov 21 (IANS) The Journalists’ Forum Assam (JFA) on Tuesday strongly condemned the murder of a journalist in Tripura and urged Chief Minister Manik Sarkar to take serious note of the incident. “It (killing of Sudip Dutta Bhowmik) is very much shocking and frustrating,” a JFA statement said. –IANSah/ahm/mr Post Source: Ians feed Read More »

Tripura journalist shot dead by trooper, anger in northeast (Lead)

Agartala, Nov 21 (IANS) A journalist was gunned down on Tuesday by a Tripura State Rifles (TSR) trooper during an altercation in western Tripura, raising political tensions and triggering widespread anger. TSR Second Battalion Rifleman Nandu Kumar Reang opened fire from his AK-47 assault rifle, killing Sudip Datta Bhowmik, 50, in Bodhjung Nagar, a police official said. Reang was the ... Read More »

Extortion case: Charge-sheet filed against Iqbal Kaskar, Chhota Shakeel

Thane (Maharashtra), Nov 21 (IANS) The police on Tuesday filed its charge-sheet against Iqbal Ibrahim Kaskar, brother of absconding mafia don Dawood Ibrahim, in the extortion case of a Thane builder, an official said here. The charge-sheet has also named another fugitive mafia operative Chhota Shakeel and other known or unknown gangsters, besides other co-accused Israr Jamil Sayyed, Mumtaz Ejaz ... Read More »

ISL: Popovic’s Pune hope to keep Dynamos quiet

Pune, Nov 21 (IANS) In their six encounters in the Indian Super League (ISL) history, FC Pune City have managed to defeat Delhi Dynamos only once. So, when the two teams meet again on Wednesday night in their ISL four season opener at Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex here, FC Pune City’s new head coach Ranko Popovic will be hoping ... Read More »

BSP candidate deposits Rs 5,000 — in coins (With Image)

Navsari, Nov 21 (IANS) A Bahujan Samajwadi Party (BSP) candidate from Navsari constituency in Gujarat has deposited Rs 5,000 in coins for the state assembly elections. The Election Commission office staff were flabbergasted when candidate Gunawant Rathod produced a bag full of coins as his deposit money for the election. He claimed that the money was given to him by ... Read More »

Scroll To Top