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PM Narendra Modi targets Congress: ‘Failed in govt, failed in Opposition’

In a scathing attack on Opposition parties, particularly the Congress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Sunday that those who “were a failure in government” have “also failed as Opposition”. Addressing the BJP’s national executive, the Prime Minister targeted the “grand ...

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5 Men suffocate while cleaning sewer in Delhi, probe ordered

NEW DELHI: Five men died after inhaling toxic fumes while cleaning a sewer in west Delhi’s Moti Nagar area on Sunday. The victims – Sarfaraz, Pankaj, Raja and Umesh and Vishal – were aged between 22 and 30 years. Two ...

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IPS officer who Googled suicide and consumed poison, dies in Kanpur

Lucknow: A 30-year old IPS officer, who had reportedly consumed some poisonous substance, died on Sunday at a nursing home in Kanpur after battling for life for four days. Surendra Kumar Das, an officer of the 2014 batch, was posted ...

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Ram temple will be built in Ayodhya as ‘Supreme Court is ours’, says Uttar Pradesh minister

Uttar Pradesh minister Mukut Bihari Verma sparked a controversy on Saturday with his comments that the Ram temple will be built in Ayodhya because “the Supreme Court is ours”. “Mandir hamara aradhya hai .. mandir banega .. mandir bananey ki ...

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4 criminals enter classroom to kidnap girl in Bihar, three beaten to death

Three men were beaten to death by a mob on Friday which caught hold of them while they were trying to kidnap an 11-year-old girl from inside her school in Bihar’s Begusarai district, 140 kms east of the state capital, ...

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Term ends in January, but Amit Shah to remain BJP president till 2019 Lok Sabha elections

Amit Shah will continue to be the president of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) till the end of the much-awaited 2019 Lok Sabha polls, highly-placed sources said on Saturday. Shah’s tenure was set to end in January, but the BJP ...

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Cancer-Affected beggar donates ₹5000 for Kerala flood victims, shows what humanity is all about

While movies and books have always made us believe that superheroes come with a fancy costume and a cape, that’s not the case in reality. Heroes are made up of a heart of gold, the bravery of a lion and ...

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Maharashtra Congress leader’s 5 lakh reward for ‘cutting off’ BJP MLA Ram Kadam’s tongue

Nagpur: A former Maharashtra minister allegedly announced a reward on Thursday for anyone who “cuts off the tongue” of BJP MLA Ram Kadam, whose “would abduct the girl a boy has liked” statement has triggered a huge controversy. In a ...

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Gujarat Congress announces 24-hour fast to support Hardik Patel

Ahmedabad: The Gujarat Congress Thursday announced that it would observe a 24-hour fast on Friday in support of Patidar leader Hardik Patel if the state government did not begin talks with him. Mr Patel’s fast, which started on August 25 ...

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Bharat Bandh against SC/ST Act amendment: Protest continue across in MP, UP & Bihar, normal life affected

General category and OBC members in Madhya Pradesh have called for a Bharat bandh in protest against the Parliament passing an amendment to the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act that overrode a Supreme Court order diluting ...

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‘My calls for help weren’t answered’: Asian Games winner Divya Kakran tells Delhi CM Kejriwal

Wrestler Divya Kakran, who won a bronze in the recently held 18th Asian Games in Jakarta, on Wednesday lashed out at the Delhi government for not extending any help to her before the games. “Nobody helps us when we need ...

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Former Gujarat cop Sanjiv Bhatt arrested in 22-year-old case

Sacked Indian Police Service officer Sanjiv Bhatt was arrested on Wednesday by police in Gujarat in connection with the arrest of a man for allegedly possessing drugs 22 years ago, officials said. The crime investigation department of Gujarat police arrested ...

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Three dead, 26 missing after boat capsizes in Brahmaputra near Guwahati

New Delhi: Three people died and at least 26 went missing after a boat carrying 40 people capsized in Brahmaputra near Guwahati on Wednesday. The boat was carrying passengers towards north Guwahati, it sank just about 200 metres away from ...

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Finally, Gujarat govt steps in as Hardik Patel loses 20kg after fasting for 11 days

Ahmedabad: As doctors expressed concern over the health of Hardik Patel, the Gujarat government Tuesday stepped up its efforts to persuade the Patidar leader to end his indefinite hunger strike which entered the eleventh day. Hardik had launched his fast ...

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