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No stampede but bit confusion during recruitment drive in Malad: Indian Navy

New Delhi [India], Sept. 9: The Indian Navy on Friday denied reports suggesting that stampede took place during the recruitment drive outside INS Hamla in Malad and said that there was a bit of confusion as the candidates were unaware about the segregation process, which caused the confusion.


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Crack wide open in PDP as resentment against BJP-RSS grows : NPP

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Sept.9: A day after Peoples Democratic Party leader Muzaffar Baig reportedly stated that Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti should resign as she "failed to control" the volatile situation, National Panthers Party leader Bhim Singh on Friday said his comments reflect division within the party as there is growing resentment among PDP members against the BJP and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh


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BMC bribe row: Fadnavis reaches out to Kapil Sharma, assures strict action

Mumbai [India], Sept. 9: After comedy show host Kapil Sharma lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi today over him having to a "bribe" of Rs 5 lakh to the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to get his office made, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis reached out to fuming comedian and assured him of the strictest action against the corrupt officials responsible.


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Comedian Kapil Sharma lashes out at PM Modi over BMC bribe

New Delhi [India], Sept. 9: Comedy show host and actor Kapil Sharma, lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday over having to pay a "bribe" of Rs 5 lakh to the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to get his office made, asking if this was an example of his "acche din" indeed.


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Kapil Sharma should have filed complaint instead of taking to social media: BJP

Mumbai [India], Sept. 9: Taking a dig at TV host Kapil Sharma on his comment claiming to have been asked to pay a bribe to construct his office, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Ram Kadam asserted that the comedian should have followed protocol and filed a complaint instead of lashing out on social media.


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Will 'bhaiyas' do business in Mumbai instead of Marathis: MNS

Mumbai [India], Sept. 8: In an act of hooliganism by Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) workers, a fruit vendor was thrashed and his goods were demolished at Ghatkopar area in Mumbai on Wednesday.


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Kashmir unrest: Developments so far

Srinagar/New Delhi [India], Sept. 8: The unrest in Kashmir has so far shown no signs of simmering down despite continuous attempts by the Centre and the state government, as the curfew still remains in most parts of the valley entering its 62nd day.


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Discourtesy to Bambawale a major violation of international norms: Jalali

Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Sept. 8: Condemning Pakistan for "discourtesy" shown to Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan Gautam Bambawale in Karachi, Press Club of India(PCI) president and senior journalist Rahul Jalali on Thursday said it was a major violation of international norms, which determine relations between the two countries.


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Andhra assembly set to discuss, ratify GST Bill today

Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Sept. 8: The Andhra Pradesh Assembly will discuss and ratify the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill, 2014 during its three-day session beginning today.


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Patidars to felicitate BJP's Patel leaders

Surat (Gujarat) [India], Sept. 8: Prominent Patel businessmen in the city have decided to felicitate Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders of their community in the presence of party chief Amit Shah here today.


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Sex CD row: Ex-AAP minister Sandeep Kumar to be produced in court today

New Delhi [India], Sept. 8: Sacked Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) minister Sandeep Kumar will be produced before a Delhi court on Thursday in connection with the sex CD row.


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JD (U) says too late to 'talk' with separatists, time to 'act' against them

Patna (Bihar) [India], Sept. 8: The Janata Dal (United) on Thursday said the time to hold talks with the separatists has passed and now it is time to take action against them.


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Delhi HC issues notice to Centre over mandatory Aadhar Card for students

New Delhi [India]: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued a notice to the Centre and asked as to why Aadhar Card is mandatory for the students from minority communities to avail various central scholarships.


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Sacked AAP minister Sandeep Kumar arrested after woman files rape case

Ex-AAP leader Sandeep Kumar was arrested on Saturday, after a police complaint by a 40-year-old woman alleged that she was drugged, raped and secretly filmed about a year ago by the Delhi lawmaker, who was sacked...


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Will turn Kashmir into 'graveyard' for Indian security forces, says Hizb chief

Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin on Saturday vowed to block any peaceful political resolution to the Kashmir conflict by threatening to train more Kashmiri suicide bombers, who would turn the...


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Navjot Singh Sidhu snubs AAP, forms new front 'Awaaz-e-Punjab'

In a complete surprise for AAP, former BJP MP Navjot Singh Sindhu has floated a new front called "Awaaz-e-Punjab ahead of next year's assembly polls in Punjab. "Along with Pargat Singh and Bains brothers, we have...


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Navjot Singh Sidhu not joining Congress, yet to decide on AAP

Chandigarh: It is clear now that former Bharatiya Janata Party MP Navjot Singh Sidhu is not going to join Congress. This was made evident by none other than Sidhu's wife Navjot Kaur, who openly attacked Punjab...


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Rajnath to lead all-party delegation to Kashmir on Sept 4

An all-party delegation led by Home Minister Rajnath Singh will visit Jammu and Kashmir on September 4 and interact with a cross section of people with the aim to restore peace in the Valley which has been witnessing...


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Dengue terror in Okhla, health minister Satyendra Jain refuses to meet area

Delhi's Okhla constituency continues to be one of the worst affected areas as the monster of Dengue claimed two more lives here on Sunday. It was agonizing to see two young lives, that of a small child and another of a...


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3 medium intensity quakes jolt Himachal Pradesh within two hours

Three earthquakes measuring 4.6, 4.3 and 4.2 on Richter Scake struck Himachal Pradesh between 7.30 am and 9.30 am, says National Centre of Seismology. The three medium intensity earthquakes, which originated...


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Kashmir unrest: Curfew enters day 50, Mehbooba Mufti to meet PM Modi today

As curfew in the Valley continues on day 50, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti arrives in Delhi to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi today in order to discuss the situation in the state following the killing...


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Bombay high court tells Haji Ali dargah to allow women's entry in inner sanctum

Women have the right to enter the inner sanctum of Haji Ali dargah, ruled Bombay high court on Friday. The HC bench ruled on a public interest litigation which called for lifting of restriction on women inside the...


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Chilli-based PAVA shells being tested as replacement for pellet guns

After eye injuries caused by use of pellet guns in Jammu & Kashmir grabbed headlines and turned into a major controversy, an expert panel of the home ministry is now exploring whether these can be replaced with newly-developed...


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Ganga is furious as Centre is selling gangajal: Lalu Prasad Yadav on floods

Patna: RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav is known for his words. So it was no wonder when Yadav, who was visiting flood affected areas near Patna today, attacked the Central government saying that river Ganga is furious...


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Kashmir unrest: Upset Mehbooba Mufti ends press meet abrubtly

Srinagar: In Kashmir for a fresh outreach amid clashes for over a month, Home Minister Rajnath Singh today addressed a press meet where he indicated the government's willingness to talk to separatists and also said an...


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Raj Thackeray's MNS defies SC order on dahi handi celebrations

Mumbai: The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena defied the Supreme Court on Thursday, setting up a dahi handi at 40 feet that is twice the limit set by the apex court in addition to allowing minors to participate in the formation of...


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Akhilesh asks, what should he call Mayawati if not 'bua'

While there were loud protests by BJP members who jumped into the well of the Uttar Pradesh assembly on Wednesday, thus derailing the question hour, chief minister Akhilesh Yadav accused the Centre of not paying...


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Advocate files case against ex-MP Ramya in Somwarpet

Madikeri: On Monday, a case was registered against Kannada actress and former MP from Mandya Ramya in a Somwarpet court. Kodagu Praja Ranga president and advocate, a resident of Beluru village Katnamane Vittal...


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Shivpal and Akhilesh Yadav meet, put up a show of unity

Amid reports of growing internal tussles within it, the ruling Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradesh on Friday presented a united front as Cabinet Minister Shivpal Singh Yadav called upon Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, in an...


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Young professor thrashed to death by army soldiers in Kashmir

On Wednesday evening, Shabir Ahmad Mungoo, a resident of Shar-e-Shali village in the saffron-rich Khrew area of South Kashmir's Pulwama district, was talking to his father, when the Indian Army barged into their house...


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