Hyderabad, Sept.13 (NSS): The GHMC is taking all measures for active participation in the Swachh Survekshan-2018 and decided to launch a special survey for successful implementation of the procedures to be adopted for Swachh Survekshan-2018. In this connection, Commissioner Dr B. Janardhan Reddy held a review meeting in the early hours at the GHMC Head […]

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Hyderabad, Sept.13 (NSS): The mystery surrounding the death of teenaged Intermediate student Chandni Jain of Miyapur was unravelled with the arrest of her boyfriend Sai Kiran, who was accused of resorting to the extreme step for allegedly pestering him to continue their relationship and even enter into wedlock. The teenaged accused was produced before the […]

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New Delhi, Sep 13 (PTI) Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor has taken exception to Rahul Gandhi’s reference of Bollywood while talking about dynasty politics during his speech at Berkeley. Kapoor said each generation of his family has been “chosen on merit” by the public and the Kapoors’ contribution to the 106 years of Indian cinema is 90 […]

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Bhopal, Sep 13 (PTI) The education authorities in Madhya Pradesh have suspended a teacher of a government school for allegedly defecating in the open. The education officer of Ashoknagar district issued the suspension order on Monday, saying open defecation amounted to misconduct and violation of the government’s directives. The teacher was posted at a government primary […]

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Ahmedabad, Sep 13 (PTI) Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who arrived here today on a two-day visit, was accorded a warm welcome by his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi at the Ahmedabad airport. Abe, who is accompanied by his wife Akie Abe, has a hectic schedule for the next two days in Modi’s home state, including laying […]

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Washington, Sep 13 (PTI) Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi has visited US-based electric car major Tesla and a solar research centre in California to understand the implications of renewable and clean energy for India. Gandhi, 47, spent several hours at Sun Power and sought information on its advantages and disadvantages. “The idea (behind visiting the center) […]

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Lucknow, Sep 13 (PTI) BSP supremo Mayawati has urged the Centre to adopt a humanitarian approach towards thousands of Rohingya families seeking asylum in India. The government, she said, should also hold talks with governments of Myanmar and Bangladesh to resolve the problems of Rohingya Muslims. In a statement issued today, Mayawati said, “In the bordering […]

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Lucknow, Sep 13 (PTI) Over 2,000 doctors will be posted at government hospitals in Uttar Pradesh in the coming days, a step which comes in the backdrop of criticism over poor health facilities in the state which was rocked by child deaths in Gorakhpur. UP health minister Siddharth Nath Singh today said that posts of 7,328 […]

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Kolkata, Sep 13 (PTI) BJP president Amit Shah today had lunch at the house of a BJP worker in north Kolkata’s Cossipore. Shah was given a warm welcome by residents of Lockgate area who blew conch shells, showered petals and performed ‘aarti’ as he negotiated a narrow lane to reach the house. He enquired about their […]

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