Srinagar, Oct 11: Two commandos of the Indian Air Force elite Garud commando unit and two militants were killed on Wednesday in a gun battle in Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipora district. “The two Garud personnel were killed in action while operating with the Army for operational experience and training,” Defence Ministry spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia […]

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New Delhi, Oct 11 : Veteran actor Anupam Kher was today appointed chairman of the Film and Television Institute of India, succeeding Gajendra Chauhan who had a controversial tenure as head of the Pune-based institute, officials in the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting said. Kher, 62, said he was “deeply humbled and honoured” to be […]

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Hitting out at Rahul Gandhi for his remarks in which he seemed to suggest that the RSS discriminated against women, the Hindutva organisation today sought an apology from the Congress vice-president, saying he should first understand the activities of the Sangh. Addressing a gathering of students in Vadodara on the second day of his poll […]

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The Gujarat High Court, in its judgement on the 2002 Godhra carnage, has upheld the conspiracy theory but said the crime of the 11 convicts whose death sentence was commuted to rigorous life imprisonment was neither terrorism nor an act of waging war against the state. The division bench of Justice Anant S Dave and […]

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Hyderabad Oct 11 :More than 200 exhibitors from abroad are expected to take part in a knowledge and technology conference on fisheries to be held here from March 15, 2018. The first edition of ‘AquaEx-India’ is being organised by the newly formed Society for Indian Fisheries and Aquaculture (SIFA). The three-day knowledge and technology conference […]

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Hyderabad 11 oct : In two separate operations, Rachakonda police today rescued as many as 14 child laborers, working at a meat exporting unit as well as a saw-mill here. Based on specific inputs, a Special Operation Team raided a meat exporting unit at Ibrahimpatnam and found that eight children were working there as labourers, […]

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Hyderabad: The Punjagutta police on Tuesday arrested a woman, who allegedly stole ornaments from women passengers in crowded RTC buses. Gold ornaments weighing 25 tolas worth Rs 7.5 lakh were seized from her. The woman, identified as M Sunitha alias Durga, 40, a resident of Chandrayangutta and native of Narsaraopeta, Guntur, was a habitual pickpocket, […]

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Hyderabad: The East Zone Task Force raided a godown at Nallakunta and nabbed one person for allegedly preparing and selling adulterated ghee by mixing dalda and selling it in the market. Police seized 60 kg adulterated ghee and other material from his possession. The arrested suspect is identified as Perumal Srinivasan, 53, a resident of […]

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Hyderabad: A Rohingya couple suffered serious injuries after a knife attack, allegedly by a group from the same community, at their house in Balapur here in the wee hours of Tuesday. According to the police, the incident happened around 2.30 am at the couple’s residence in Rock Town Colony of Balapur. Moulana Zakhid Ahmed (32) […]

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