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Arvind Kejriwal refuses to accept AAP leader Ashutosh’s resignation

Delhi chief minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday rejected party leader Ashutosh’s resignation, asking how could they accept it. “How can we ever accept ur resignation?,” Kejriwal said in a tweet, adding dramatically, “No, not ...

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یہ ملک نہ جھکے گا ، نہ رکے گا اور نہ تھکے گا ‘ ، لال قلعہ کی فصیل سے بولے وزیر اعظم مودی’

ملک کو آج آزادی کے 71 سال مکمل ہو گئے ہیں۔ بدھ کو ملک 72 واں یوم آذادی منا رہا ہے۔ اس موقع پر وزیر اعظم نریندر مودی نے صبح 7:30 بجے لال قلعے کی فصیل پر پرچم کشائی کی ...

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Bihar government official shot dead at home in suspected robbery attempt

PATNA: A senior government officer was shot dead after an alleged robbery attempt in Patna. Rajiv Kumar, an undersecretary rank officer, was at his home when three men barged in reportedly with an intention to commit robbery. When he resisted, ...

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300 army personnel move Supreme Court challenging FIR against them in AFSPA areas

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear on August 20 a plea filed by over 300 Army personnel challenging registration of FIRs against them for operations in areas where the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) is ...

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Kerala floods: Rajnath Singh announces Rs 100 crore immediate assistance for affected areas

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday announced an immediate assistance of Rs 100 crore for rain-ravaged Kerala even as the state estimated its loss at Rs 8,316 crore. After conducting an aerial survey of rain-hit districts of Idukki and ...

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JNU student leader Umar Khalid allegedly shot at in Delhi; escapes unhurt

Some unidentified men targeted JNU student leader Umar Khalid and gunshots were heard at the Constitution Club near Parliament today, but he escaped unhurt, police said. Witnesses claimed that two shots were fired when Khalid was at the entrance of ...

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MP boy dishes out Rs 46 lakh of dad’s cash to Pals as friendship day gift

A class 10 boy in Madhya Pradesh’s Jabalpur district decided to celebrate Friendship Day in the most unconventional way. The teenager dished out Rs 46 lakh of his father’s money among his friends in school, including a lump sum Rs ...

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In jail, Brajesh Thakur found with 40 phone numbers including minister’s

Muzaffarpur: Brajesh Thakur, prime accused in the Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes, was on Saturday found by Bihar police officials with a list of 40 mobile phone numbers. According to reports, the incident took place in the visitor’s area of the ...

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Nehru wasn’t a Pandit as he ate beef and pork: Rajasthan BJP MLA

Jaipur: Rajasthan BJP MLA Gyan Dev Ahuja has said that the country’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru was not a ‘Pandit’ as he “ate beef and pork”. Often in the news for his contentious statements, the legislator from Ramgarh constituency ...

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Delhi Police becomes first in country to get an all-women SWAT team

New Delhi: Delhi Police on Friday inducted 36 women as part of an all-women Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team to fight against terrorists. This is the first time that any police force in the country has created an all-women ...

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Centre shoots down TN Govt’s plea on premature release for Rajiv Gandhi’s Assassins

New Delhi: The assassination of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi in 1991 brought the Indian democratic process to a grinding halt, the central government said while shooting down a plea for premature release of the seven convicts. Submitting its compliance ...

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UP govt sanctioned Rs 14 lakh for chopper from which top cops showered petals on kanwariyas

The Uttar Pradesh Home department in a government order issued on August 5 sanctioned Rs 14,21,163 for hiring helicopters from Messers Air Charter Private Limited for aerial surveillance of the Basti-Gorakhpur route and Meerut zone during the ongoing kanwar yatra. ...

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SC asks Tamil Nadu to seal 11 resorts on Nilgiris elephant corridor within 48 hours

New Delhi: he Supreme Court today directed the Tamil Nadu government to seal or close down within 48 hours 11 resorts and hotels constructed on the elephant corridor of Nilgiris in violation of law. A bench headed by Justice Madan ...

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‘Bloody keep quiet’: British Airways allegedly deplaned Indian family for crying child

An Indian couple on board the British Airways flight from London to Berlin, BA 8495, was allegedly offloaded from their plane as their three-year-old toddler was crying. The family alleged that the child’s mother was able to pacify him when ...

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