Yasin Malik arrested in Srinagar

Monday, 21 January 2019 15:43
Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik was arrested here on Monday. JKLF sources said Malik was arrested from his uptown Maisuma residence. Malik’s arrest comes the same day separatist conglomerate, the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL), has…

Odisha seeks Centre’s decision on realignment of railway line

Monday, 21 January 2019 15:35
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday requested the Centre to take an early decision on the realignment of a railway line from Balasore district to West Bengal’s Digha so that it touches various pilgrimage and tourist spots in the…

Bihar to implement 10% reservation soon: Nitish

Monday, 21 January 2019 15:32
Bihar will soon implement the 10 per cent reservation in jobs and educational institutions for the economically weak sections in the general category, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Monday. “We will implement the 10 per cent reservation soon. We…

Sasikala given VIP treatment in Bengaluru prison, claims report

Monday, 21 January 2019 10:02
AIADMK’s jailed leader V.K. Sasikala had received preferential treatment in Bengaluru Central Jail, including specially cooked food and access to special cells, a probe report revealed. “Through the evidence, we get a clear indication of some food cooking activity in…

Modi, Shah will break up country: Kejriwal

Sunday, 20 January 2019 17:05
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal said on Sunday that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah will break up the country if they return to power in the 2019 general elections. “Agar inki desh mein dobara…

Government which can’t run schools, hospitals must go: Kejriwal

Sunday, 20 January 2019 09:54
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday attacked the Punjab government for handing over government health centres to the private sector, saying a government which cannot run its schools and hospitals has no reason to be in power. “Punjab government…

BJP’s alliance is with CBI, ED; ours with common man: Akhilesh

Sunday, 20 January 2019 09:53
Accusing the BJP of having aligned with central agencies like the CBI and the ED, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday appealed to the opposition to come together and defeat the conspiracies being hatched to divide alliance partners in…

ED attaches assets worth Rs 16.40 cr in Zakir Naik case

Sunday, 20 January 2019 09:52
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has attached properties worth over Rs 16.40 crore in its ongoing investigation against Islamic preacher and televangelist Zakir Abdul Karim Naik, the agency said on Saturday. In a statement, the ED said the attached properties were…

Misa Bharti ‘wanted to chopping off Ram Kripal Yadav’s hand’

Sunday, 20 January 2019 09:51
Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) MP Misa Bharti has said that she wanted to chop off Union Minister Ram Kripal Yadav’s hand when he joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). While addressing RJD workers at Vikram near Patna on January 16,…

‘Haryana Bhawan’ to come up at ‘Statue of Unity’ in Gujarat

Sunday, 20 January 2019 09:46
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Saturday laid the foundation stone of “Haryana Bhawan” at the “Statue of Unity” complex in Kevadiya, Gujarat. The four-storied structure will be built at an estimated cost of Rs 12 crore. “Probably Haryana…