Arvind Kejriwal takes oath as the eighth Chief Minister of Delhi

Saturday, February 14th, 2015
Arvind Kejriwal

New Delhi : AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal today took oath as the eighth Chief Minister of Delhi at the historic Ramlila Ground here, exactly a year after he quit from the post on the Lokpal issue. Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung administered the oath of office and secrecy to Kejriwal and six other ministers as a […]

12 dead as Bengaluru-Ernakulam train derails

Friday, February 13th, 2015
Hosuru Train accident

Bengaluru : In an early morning train accident near Bengaluru, 11 passengers have died and many injured after coaches of Ernakulam-bound Bengaluru City-Ernakulam Intercity express (Train no. 12677) derailed on the city’s outskirts. The accident has been reported at Belagondapalli near Anekal town on the city’s outskirts around 7.35 a.m. Railway sources said that nine […]

24 fresh H1N1 cases reported in State

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

The death was reported on Monday and following investigations the Palike confirmed that it was a case of swine flu. The deceased was identified as Prema, a 51-year-old resident of Subbanna Gardens near Vijayanagar. She succumbed to the flu on February 9 at Apollo Hospitals where she was admitted for treatment, said a BBMP Official. […]

Karnataka High Court upholds ban on Praveen Togadia

Friday, February 6th, 2015
Praveen Togadia

Bengaluru : The Karnataka High Court on Friday upheld the state government’s decision to ban Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Praveen Togadia’s entry in Bengaluru. “The Commissioner of Police has said that Praveen Togadia will not enter the city. We have challenged this order in the High Court. This is maintainable with petition. After listening […]

Modi honours Obama as VIP guest, opens arms to US business

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

New Delhi : Narendra Modi honoured Barack Obama as his chief guest Monday at India’s Republic Day parade and then rolled out the welcome mat to US businesses in a further warming of ties between the world’s largest democracies. The rain which fell for much of the two-hour showcase of military might and cultural diversity […]

Saudi Arabia’s ‘reformer’ King Abdullah dies

Friday, January 23rd, 2015
King Abdulla

Riyadh : Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah died early on Friday and his brother Salman became king, the royal court in the world’s top oil exporter and birthplace of Islam said in a statement carried by state television. King Salman has named his half-brother Muqrin as his crown prince and heir. “His Highness Salman bin Abdulaziz […]

12 dead in attack on Paris newspaper, including the editor

Thursday, January 8th, 2015
Paris newspaper

Paris: Masked gunmen shouting “Allahu akbar!” stormed the Paris offices of a satirical newspaper Wednesday, killing 12 people including the editor and a cartoonist before escaping. It was France’s deadliest terror attack in at least two decades. With a manhunt on, French President Francois Hollande called the attack on the Charlie Hebdo weekly, whose caricatures […]

Petition filed against US liquor Co for Gandhi images on beer bottles

Sunday, January 4th, 2015
Gandhi Bot

Hyderabad : An advocate has filed a petition in a local court against New England Brewing Company accusing it of insulting Indian Constitution and Mahatma Gandhi by printing his images on its beer bottles. In the petition before XI Metropolitan Magistrate, Cyberabad, Sunkari Janardhan Goud submitted that Gandhi’s image on the alcohol cans and description […]

Pak boat intercepted by mid-sea exploded

Friday, January 2nd, 2015
Pak Boat

New Delhi : In a mid-sea operation that probably averted a 26/11-like terror attack, a suspected Pakistani fishing boat carrying explosives was intercepted by the Coast Guards in the Arabian Sea but the four occupants on board set the vessel afire and exploded it before it sank with them. The incident, which resembled the operation […]

Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Madan Mohan Malviya chosen for Bharat Ratna

Thursday, December 25th, 2014
Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Malviya

New Delhi : Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and educationist Madan Mohan Malviya were today chosen for the country’s highest civilian award Bharat Ratna. The announcement came ahead of Vajpayee’s 90th birthday on 25 Dec. “The President has been pleased to award Bharat Ratna to Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya (posthumously) and to Atal Bihari […]

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