girija devi

Kolkata, Oct 25: Eminent musicians, artistes and filmmakers here on Wednesday bid a tearful adieu to late Indian classical music icon Girija Devi, observing the legend passed away “like a queen”. The ‘Queen of Thumri’ and “Appaji” as she was lovingly called by her admirers and disciples, died on Tuesday at a private hospital here […]

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gujarat

New Delhi, Oct 25 : After facing flak over delinking the schedule from Himachal Pradesh a fortnight ago, the Election Commission on Wednesday announced that Assembly polls in Gujarat will be held on December 9 and 14, asserting that the delay was meant to ensure that relief and rehabilitation work in the wake of devastating […]

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november 8

New Delhi, Oct 25 : In a bid to counter the opposition campaign, the BJP will celebrate November 8, the day high value currencies were demonetized last year, as “Anti-Black Money Day” across the country. Announcing the party’s decision to counter the opposition plans for observing the day as “Black Day”on November 8, Finance Minister […]

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salahuddin

New Delhi, Oct 25: A court here on Wednesday sent Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin’s son Syed Shahid, arrested in a six-year-old terror funding case, to NIA custody till November 1. Shahid, 42, a Jammu and Kashmir government employee, was arrested here on Tuesday after he was called for questioning at the National Investigation Agency […]

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Ahmedabad, Oct 25: A Sessions Court in Gujarat’s Visnagar town on Wednesday issued a non-bailable arrest warrant against Patidar leaders Hardik Patel and Lalji Patel for not attending the court proceedings in a case of an alleged attack on a BJP MLA’s office. According to official sources, the warrant were issued for not attending three […]

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delhi

New Delhi, Oct 25 : A 34-year-old woman was shot dead in a car here early on Wednesday in front of her husband and two-year-old son, police said. Priya Mehra was in the car with her husband and son when she was shot twice from close range at around 4.15 a.m. in Shalimar Bagh in […]

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tipu sultan

Bengaluru, Oct 25 : President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday praised Tipu Sultan saying he died a “historic death” fighting the British, days after a central Minister called the former Mysore ruler a “brutal killer and mass rapist”. “Tipu Sultan died a historic death fighting the British. He was also a pioneer in the development […]

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lucknow

Lucknow, Oct 25 : Three women on a morning walk were mowed down by a speeding truck in Kushinagar on Wednesday morning, police said. Two women died on the spot, while the third breathed her last on way to the hospital. The accident took place on the national highway near Dumarbhar village. The deceased have […]

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ram mandir

Lucknow, Oct 24 : Former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Ram Vilas Vedanti on Tuesday said work towards the construction of Ram Mandir in Ayodhya in Uttar Pradesh will begin before December 6 this year. Talking to reporters in Lucknow, Vedanti, also a senior member of the Ram Janmabhoomi Nyaas, said this would be done […]

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