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Kejriwal Govt. denies Chikungunya outbreak in Delhi, blames media for creating

New Delhi [India], Sept. 13: After facing accusations of being negligent over the rising number of Chikungunya cases in the national capital, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)-led Delhi Government on Tuesday turned the tables at the Centre and Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung, saying it is them who has to be blamed as they control the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD).


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Cauvery protest: Airlines waive off flight cancellation charges from Bengaluru

New Delhi [India], Sept. 13: Due to the current unrest prevailing in Bengaluru over the Cauvery water issue, various airlines have waived off flight cancellation or change fees for specific time period.


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SP Govt. doesn't have stable policy towards bureaucracy: BJP

New Delhi [India], Sept. 13: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday alleged that the Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party Government does not have a stable policy towards bureaucracy and administration.


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'Bihar scribe murder' wanted sharpshooter 'Bunty' spotted with Shahabuddin

Bhagalpur [India], Sept. 13: In a major development signalling trouble for former RJD parliamentarian Shahabuddin who is out on release, a video has gone viral in which wanted sharpshooter Mohammad Kaif can be seen standing with the leader after his release from prison.


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Kashmiri journalists face the heat as Kashmir continues to boil

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir), [India], Sept 13: With clouds of unrest looming over of Jammu and Kashmir which has been hit by the worst unrest in the last 60 years, state based journalists are finding it hard to bring out the truth.


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All eyes on Nitish right now, will he act against Shahabuddin: LJP

New Delhi [India]: The Lok Janshakti Party has questioned Chief Minister's inaction towards former Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) strongman Mohammad Shahabuddin who has been commenting on Nitish Kumar and the Bihar Government, saying that his silence towards the entire matter was unexpected.


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B'luru burns: Stones pelted at K'taka CM's residence, civilian killed in

Bengaluru [India]: The situation in Bengaluru seems to be spiralling out of control as civilian has been killed in the soaring violence and the protestors began pelting stones at the residence of Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah's residence.


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Bihar Govt. not responsible for Shahabuddin's release: JD (U)

New Delhi [India], Sept. 12: Countering the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) claim that 'jungle raj' would now return to Bihar following the bail of Mohammad Shahabuddin, the Janata Dal (United) on Monday said the state government was not responsible for the former RJD MP's release from jail.


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J-K: One more terrorist killed in Poonch, gunfight underway

Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Sept. 12: One more terrorist was killed in the ongoing encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch on Monday.


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Idu'l Zuha epitomizes trust, compassion: President Mukherjee

New Delhi [India], Sept. 12: Extending his greetings to the fellow citizens on the eve of Idu'l Zuha, President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said the festival epitomizes trust, compassion, sacrifice and forgiveness.


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Will throw Badal, Majithia behind bars once AAP comes to power in Punjab:

Moga (Punjab) [India], Sept. 11: Hitting out strongly at Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Chief Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday promised that Tota Singh, Kairon, Majithia and Sukhbir Singh Badal will be sent to jail once the party will come to power in Punjab.


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AAP's Punjab farmer manifesto promises waiving off farmers' debt, making up

Moga (Punjab) [India], Sept. 11: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) national convener Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday released the party's 31-point farmers' manifesto in Moga, Punjab, promising several benefits.


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Kashmir unrest: Rajnath chairs high-level meeting

New Delhi [India], Sept. 11: Union Home Ministers Rajnath Singh on Sunday chaired a high-level meeting at his residence at 17 Akbar Road on the present situation in Jammu and Kashmir.


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Pak hell bent upon creating trouble in J-K: Nirmal Singh

Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir), Sept. 11: Coming down heavily on Pakistan for the ongoing encounters in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara and Poonch, Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh on Sunday said Islamabad is hell bent upon creating trouble in the valley.


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Raghuvansh Prasad downplays Shahabuddin's swipe at Nitish

Patna (Bihar) [India], Sept. 11: Former Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) MP Raghuvansh Prasad Singh on Sunday downplayed Shahabuddin's assertion that Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is a leader of circumstances and said that a decision in this regard was taken unitedly by members of the grand alliance.


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J-K: One terrorist killed in Poonch encounter, gunfight on

Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir), [India], Sept. 11: At least one terrorist was killed in an ongoing encounter with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch on Sunday.


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Rain wreaks havoc in Bastar, farmers demand compensation

Bastar (Chhattisgarh),[India] Sept. 11: Continuous rainfall in Chhattisgarh's Bastar region from the past two days has caused extensive damage to the standing crop, affecting more that 500 farmers.


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Illegal inflow of money in J-K will be checked: Rijiju

New Delhi [India], Sept. 11: Amid reports suggesting that Pakistan-based militant groups are sending donations to support their Kashmir campaign, Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Sunday said illegal inflow of money to Jammu and Kashmir would be strictly checked.


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Sweet firm prepares 29.5 ton laddu, eyes Guinness World Record

Vizag (Visakhapatnam) [India], Sept. 11: A 29,465 tonnes (2,94,65,000 kilograms) of laddu was offered to a 78-feet long Lord Ganesha idol by the devotees in Visakhapatnam.


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Shahabuddin pulls up BJP, reaches out to Lalu

Siwan (Bihar) [India], Sept. 11: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) strongman Mohammad Shahabuddin has lashed out at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for indulging in unwarranted politics post his release from jail and said the saffron party is left with no option now as they have miserably failed in fulfilling the promises made to the nation.


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J-K: Presence of terrorists suspected in Allah Pir area of Poonch, gunfight on

Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir),[India] Sept. 11: At least two to three terrorists are suspected to be around the mini-secretariat in Allah Pir area of Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district where an encounter is currently underway with the security forces.


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Mild tremors shake Delhi-NCR

New Delhi [India], Sept. 10: Mild tremors were felt in the National Capital Region (NCR) and adjoining areas on Saturday evening. The tremors were felt for at least 30 seconds.


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RTI activist files complaint against Kapil Sharma for destroying mangroves

Mumbai, Sept. 10: An RTI activist on Saturday filed a case against comedian Kapil Sharma alleging that mangroves were destroyed during his office construction.


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Cauvery issue: Pro-Kannada activist Vatal Nagaraj to participate in 'Rail-roko'

Mandya (Karnataka) [India], Sept. 10: One of the spearheads of Kannada activism, Vatal Nagaraj on Saturday said that he will participate in 'Rail-roko' protest-which would be carried against the Supreme Court's directive of releasing the Cauvery river water to Tamil Nadu-on September 15 from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. in Karnataka.


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Lack of stretcher claims lives of pregnant woman, baby in Mirzapur

Mirzapur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Sept. 10: Deteriorating health facilities at hospitals in Uttar Pradesh have been magnified after a man in Mirzapur was forced to carry his pregnant daughter-in-law to the emergency ward of the district hospital as no stretcher was available.


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Bengaluru: BRICS Wellness Workshop begins

Bengaluru, Sept.10: A two-day BRICS Wellness Workshop began here in Bengaluru on Saturday. Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilizers and Parliamentary Affairs Ananth Kumar inaugurated the workshop.


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Despite unrest, people in Kashmir celebrate Urs of Sufi Saint Mir Hamadani

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Sept. 10: Despite unrest in valley for the past three two months, people observed the annual urs (death anniversary) of a Sufi saint Hazrat Mir syed Ali Hamadani also known as Shah Hamdan at Khanqah Moulla in old Srinagar city to spread the message of love, peace and humanity.


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ABVP wins three of four DUSU elections; Amit Tanwar new prez

New Delhi [India], Sept. 10: In a hard-fought election, Delhi University's Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) - the student wing of the Bharatiya Janata Party ((BJP) -- continued their dominance by winning three out of the four top posts after the results came out today, Amit Tanwar became the new DUSU President followed by Priyanka Chabri who is the new Vice President.


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I used to study less and eat golgappas more in class 12th: Mehbooba Mufti

Jammu [India], Sept. 10: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti used to have more golgappas during her class 12th days instead of studying.


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Youth killed in Shopian clashes, increasing death toll to 76

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Sept. 10: A youth has died in fresh clashes between protesters and security forces in south Kashmir's Shopian district, increasing the death toll from the ongoing unrest in the region to 76.


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