two injured in a major mumbai fire

Mumbai, Oct 26 : Two persons, including a fire fighter, were injured when a massive fire broke out as a gas cylinder exploded during demolition of unauthorised constructions in a slum here on Friday afternoon, officials said. According to the BMC Disaster Control, 16 fire tenders and 17 water tankers were rushed to the spot […]

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Sonu Nigam takes a U-turn says he mentioned temple, Gurudwara also, but azaan got highlighted

Mumbai, Oct 26 : Popular singer Sonu Nigam, who had earlier this year sparked a controversy by calling azaan on loudspeakers a “forced religiousness”, on Thursday said he had also mentioned temple and Gurudwara in his Twitter posts, but only the Azaan was highlighted. “The issue of loudspeaker was in my office. But when I […]

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Mehbooba meets Rajnath in Delhi

New Delhi, Oct 26 : Home Minister Rajnath Singh met Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti here on Thursday, days after the Centre named former Intelligence Bureau chief Dineshwar Sharma as its interlocutor for talks in the troubled state. “The meeting began at around 11 a.m. and went on for an hour and a […]

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Economy in ICU due to GST, demonetisation: Rahul

New Delhi, Oct 26 : Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday attacked Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for failing to revive the Indian economy which he said had landed in the “ICU” following the implementation of the GST regime and demonetisation. “Dear Jaitley, due to demonetisation and GST, economy is in ICU (Intensive Care Unit). […]

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Kerala Police arrest two more IS recruiters

Kannur (Kerala) Oct 26 : The Kerala Police here on Thursday arrested two Muslim youths who are alleged to be the local recruiters for the Islamic State (IS) terror group. With this, the total number of arrests has reached five, with three being arrested on Wednesday by the police in Valapatanam. All five arrested had […]

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Husband held for shooting wife dead in Delhi

New Delhi, Oct 26 : In a surprising turn of events, a man was arrested here on Thursday for shooting dead his wife in the early hours of Wednesday, police said. Priya Mehra, 34, died of two bullet injuries in a city hospital in the early hours of Wednesday. Her husband Pankaj Mehra had said […]

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Metro Man of India visits Hyderabad

Hyderabad, Oct.26 : Father of Metro Rail revolution and “Metro Man of India” Dr E Sreedharan visited Metro Rail Bhavan here today and discussed the progress of Hyderabad project with MD, HMRL NVS Reddy. Feeling nostalgic about how he groomed NVS Reddy as a young officer in Konkan Railways and how initially the Detailed Project […]

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Helpline in Anganwadis for complaints : Tummala

Hyderabad, Oct.26 : Women and Child Welfare Minister Tummala Nageshwar Rao today directed the officials to set up help line in all Anganwadi Centers in the state to complain and increase transparency and also offer tabs for teachers. He held a review meeting at Secretariat here and said that Anganwadi Centers are need to have […]

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Vice President says healthcare and youth skill development crucial for country's progress

Hyderabad, Oct.26 : Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu today said the challenges in the healthcare sector continue to be daunting and formidable in the country even today. The Vice President was inaugurating a medical camp and two skill development facilities — CCTV network management and optic fiber technician courses and GATI drivers training institute at […]

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