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Four Indians among 215 killed in Sri Lanka blasts; over 500 injured
Indian High Commission in Colombo said National Hospital has informed it about the death of four Indian nationals.

7 devotees killed in stampede during temple ceremony in TN
The tragedy occurred when hundreds of people gathered for the 'padikasu' (temple coin) distribution ceremony at the 'Karuppasamy' (a rural deity) temple in Muthiampalayam village.

Sri Lanka Blasts: No news of number of Indian tourists impacted so far
Sri Lanka's Tourism Promotion Bureau did not respond to an email seeking comments till the time of going to press.

It's time to stand up for judiciary, Arun Jaitley on allegations against CJI
"It's Time to Stand up With the Judiciary", Jaitley said in his blog, a day after allegations of sexual harassment surfaced against CJI Ranjan Gogoi.

Grounding of Jet Airways seems a scam: Anand Sharma
Weighed down by huge debt and falling revenue, Jet Airways recently announced suspension of its entire operations, leaving thousands of employees jobless.

Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale begins two-day visit to China
India-China relations gathered positive momentum after last year's informal summit at Wuhan between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping.

PM Narendra Modi condemns blasts in Sri Lanka
"Strongly condemn the horrific blasts in Sri Lanka. There is no place for such barbarism in our region," the Prime Minister tweeted.

View: The Bengali bhadralok's journey from pride to shame
The only good news is that Bengal is now probably no longer content to step aside from the national momentum.

Thawheed Jamaat, active in TN, prime suspect behind Lanka blasts
Topping the shortlist of suspects behind the Easter Day serial blasts in Sri Lanka is Thawheed Jamaat, a hardline group with a significant presence in Tamil Nadu too. But counter-terrorism specialists say it would be difficult for a local group to carry out coordinated attacks of the magnitude seen yesterday without the help of an outside terror force.

Lanka blasts: 3 Indians among 27 foreigners killed
External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj confirmed the identities of the Indian nationals as Lakshmi, Narayan Chandrashekhar and Ramesh. Three Sri Lankan police officers were killed while conducting a search at a suspected safe house in Dematagoda, on the outskirts of Colombo, when its occupants apparently detonated explosives to prevent arrest.

'An assault on judiciary': Jaitley backs CJI Gogoi
A set of "institution disruptors" with Left and ultra-Left leanings, along with a section of the bar, have launched an unprecedented assault on the judiciary, finance minister Arun Jaitley said in a blog. Writing in the context of allegations of sexual harassment levelled against the CJI, the minister said the complainant's action in distributing copies of her representation to other SC judges and media was done to sensationalise the case.

Our nukes not for Diwali: PM on Pak's N-threat
Addressing a rally in Barmer, PM Modi said: "India has stopped the policy of getting scared by Pakistan's threats. Every day, they (Pakistan) would make claims about having nuclear weapons. Even the media would bring out reports about Pakistan having nuclear weapons. So what do we have? Are we saving them (nuclear weapons) for Diwali?"

Police quiz wife in ND Tiwari son's murder
The probe is around two possible motives. While property is being seen as the most plausible explanation, Rohit's friendship with a woman is also being seen as a trigger to the crime. On Sunday, Rohit's wife, Apoorva, was termed one of the prime suspects.

No mechanism to probe plaints against CJI
The in-house inquiry mechanism too is of little help as it talks about complaints received by the CJI against judges and the procedure to conduct inquiry into the complaint. But in both the gender sensitisation committee and the in-house mechanism, there is no provision as to what should be the procedure for a complaint against the CJI.

Indian Navy ships reach China for int'l fleet review
China plans to make a big show of its newly developed naval capabilities, which include nuclear submarines and destroyers, at a parade marking 70 years of its navy’s founding. Ten countries -- including India, Russia, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam -- will deploy 20 vessels to join the naval parade. China is expected to parade 32 vessels and 39 aircraft as part of its plan to flex naval muscle.

Sri Lanka, India, Dreamliner: Your Monday Briefing - The New York Times
Sri Lanka, India, Dreamliner: Your Monday Briefing  The New York Times

(Want to get this briefing by email? Here's the sign-up.) Good morning,. We start today with Sri Lanka, where suicide bombings have killed more than 200 people ...

India elections: Will farm crisis be PM Narendra Modi's undoing? -
India elections: Will farm crisis be PM Narendra Modi's undoing?

As the world's largest democracy votes, Al Jazeera visits a village to understand the festering crisis in rural India.

India's top judge Ranjan Gogoi accused of sexual harassment -
India's top judge Ranjan Gogoi accused of sexual harassment

Woman writes to 22 judges, charging Gogoi with unwanted sexual advances, while he calls the allegations 'unbelievable'.

Grounding of Jet Airways seems a scam: Anand Sharma - Times of India
Grounding of Jet Airways seems a scam: Anand Sharma  Times of India

India News: PANAJI: Senior Congress leader Anand Sharma on Sunday said the collapse of Jet Airways appears to be a "scam" being executed in the run-up to ...

India approves 'emergency purchase' of Israeli-made SPIKE Missiles - The Jerusalem Post
India approves 'emergency purchase' of Israeli-made SPIKE Missiles  The Jerusalem Post

RAFAEL Advanced Defense Systems says "no comment" on India reports to purchase 240 ATGMs and 12 launchers.

High Court fines live-in couple for frivolous litigation - India Today
High Court fines live-in couple for frivolous litigation  India Today

An interesting case of a married woman who started living with another man and later filed a protection case against her husband.

3 Indians, woman with Kerala roots killed in Colombo - Times of India
3 Indians, woman with Kerala roots killed in Colombo  Times of India

India News: Three Indian nationals were killed in the coordinated terrorist bombings of churches and luxury hotels in the Sri Lankan capital Colombo on Sunday.

I'm being treated like a terrorist: Azam Khan - Times of India
I'm being treated like a terrorist: Azam Khan  Times of India

India News: RAMPUR: Resuming campaigning after a 72-hour Election Commission ban over his derogatory remarks on BJP's Jaya Prada, Samajwadi Party ...

Delhi Police takes Rohit Shekhar's wife into custody for interrogation - India Today
Delhi Police takes Rohit Shekhar's wife into custody for interrogation  India Today

The Delhi Police on Sunday took into custody Rohit Shekhar Tiwari's wife Apoorva and two house helps for interrogation. Sources said police are looking at ...

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Sri Lanka blasts leave 207 dead: Theresa May calls attack 'appalling', Australian PM Scott Morrison terms it 'terrorist attack'

Sri Lanka blasts leave 207 dead: Theresa May calls attack 'appalling', Australian PM Scott Morrison terms it 'terrorist attack'The blasts in Sri Lanka killed more than 160 people on Sunday, including dozens of foreigners - with British, Dutch and American citizens believed to be among them.

Monkey Attends Funeral and Consoles a Crying Woman in Karnataka (Watch Viral Video)

Monkey Attends Funeral and Consoles a Crying Woman in Karnataka (Watch Viral Video)A monkey suddenly entered the scene and started consoling the woman and some other relatives of the deceased man. It eventually walked away.

Jyotiraditya Scindia owns properties worth Rs 2 billion, including a palace

Jyotiraditya Scindia owns properties worth Rs 2 billion, including a palaceCongress' Guna candidate Jyotiraditya Scindia, who belongs to the erstwhile Gwalior princely dynasty, owns properties worth over Rs 2 billion, including a palace that he got as part of his inheritance.

BJP MLA Killed in Maoist Attack Returned 50 Security Men, Didn't Listen to Warnings: Chhattisgarh CM

BJP MLA Killed in Maoist Attack Returned 50 Security Men, Didn't Listen to Warnings: Chhattisgarh CMChhattisgarh chief minister Bhupesh Baghel says he's willing to talk to Maoists if they shun their weapons and agree to unconditional talks, and expresses confidence in his party president Rahul Gandhi’s NYAY scheme.

I’m Thinking About How Bad I Played: Nadal Disheartened With Shock Monte-Carlo Masters Exit

I’m Thinking About How Bad I Played: Nadal Disheartened With Shock Monte-Carlo Masters ExitMonte-Carlo Masters: Rafael Nadal looked completely out-of-sorts as Fabio Fognini played some scintillating tennis to win 6-4, 6-2 to reach his first Masters 1000 final.

N D Tiwari’s son Rohit Shekhar: Advocate whose career was overshadowed by paternity suit

N D Tiwari’s son Rohit Shekhar: Advocate whose career was overshadowed by paternity suitAccording to his uncle, while Rohit Shekhar was keen on carrying forward the political legacy of his father who died last year he was particularly interested in working for healthcare and education in remote areas.

Rohit Shekhar murder case: Mother accuses wife and her family of trying to usurp her son's property

Rohit Shekhar murder case: Mother accuses wife and her family of trying to usurp her son's propertyNew Delhi [India], Apr 21 (ANI): Even as the Delhi Police continued with its investigations for the third day in a row in the Rohit Shekhar murder case, his mother Ujjawala Sharma on Sunday accused Rohit's wife Apoorva and her family of trying to usurp the property of her two sons--Rohit and Sidhhartha. Rohit Shekhar Tiwari was found dead on April 16 under mysterious circumstances. "Apoorva and her family wanted to usurp the property of my sons- Rohit and Siddharth because the property was close to the Supreme Court where Apoorva does practice," she said.

Bar stands by CJI after lady alleges sexual misconduct

Bar stands by CJI after lady alleges sexual misconductNew Delhi,Apr 21: The Bar Council of India Saturday condemned the "false and cooked-up" sexual harassment allegations against Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi and said the entire bar was standing with the CJI, and against this "attempt to malign the

RJD contemplates action against Tej Pratap Yadav
Last month, former Health Minister Tej Pratap launched the Lalu-Rabri Morch (LRM) after alleging that he was being sidelined in the party.
Lok Sabha election: PM Narendra Modi to hold mega roadshow in Varanasi before filing nomination
The roadshow, scheduled for Thursday (April 25), will have several BJP leaders joining Prime Minister Narendra Modi in reaching out to voters in the Varanasi parliamentary constituency.
Lok Sabha election 2019 updates: EC`s Odisha poll observer Mohammed Mohsin transferred to Karnataka CEC office
The third phase polling will be held on April 23 (Tuesday) for 117 constituencies including those in Gujarat, Kerala, West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh and 11 other states.
Apoorva, wife of N D Tiwari`s son Rohit Shekhar, taken into custody for interrogation
The Delhi Police Thursday registered a case of murder into the death of Rohit Shekhar, hours after his autopsy report stated that he died of asphyxia due to strangulation.
Lok Sabha election: After Arun Jaitley debacle, BJP banks on Hardeep Puri in Amritsar
Puri, a former diplomat and Rajya Sabha member from Uttar Pradesh, "humbly" accepted the opportunity.
Three Indians among those killed in Sri Lanka blasts, tweets Sushma Swaraj
In another tweet, the minister said that she has informed the Sri Lankan Foreign Minister that India is ready to provide all humanitarian assistance to Colombo in this moment of crisis.
BJP leader Shaina NC targets Urmila Matondkar, calls her a glamour doll with no political experience
Shaina urged the voters to support a candidate who has political experience and has good parliamentary track record.
BJP replaces Sumitra Mahajan with Shankar Lalwani from Indore Lok Sabha seat
BJP sources said that Lalwani is very close to Mahajan and it was veteran BJP leader who had advised the party to field Lalwani from Indore in her place.
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AI holds tremendous potential to transform education
For instance, AI-powered teaching assistants can take over time-consuming tasks like grading and record-keeping.

Time to clear the polluted air
Toxic atmosphere and environmental degradation have reduced India's average life expectancy by 1.7 years

DNA Edit: Double standards - To penalise cricketers is just, but what about the host?
The BCCI has done well to make an example out of the two cricketers, both popular young stars, for talking as loosely as they have.

DNA Edit: Judicial horror - It is time to get to the bottom of the case
Any allegation against the CJI should be considered a blot on the judiciary itself and if it relates to personal perfidy, it makes the case even worse.

It is not mandatory to buy car insurance from auto dealer
While buying a new vehicle, customers can compare prices and buy insurance from a broker or aggregator

EMIs are only one part of the decision to buy a house
Also, the most important thing is the price of the house. The more the home prices fall, the greater will be the demand

HPBOSE 12th Result 2019 to be Announced by Himachal Pradesh Board Today at; How to Check
Himachal Pradesh Board of Secondary Education will announce the HPBOSE 12th result on the official website at

HPBOSE 12 Result 2019: Himachal Pradesh Board to Declare Scores Today at; Links Here
Himachal Pradesh Board of Secondary Education will declare the HPBOSE class 12 result 2019 at

HPBOSE 12th Result 2019: Himachal Pradesh Board to Declare Class 12 Scores Today at 11am on; Details
Himachal Pradesh Board of Secondary Education will release the HPBOSE 12th result on the official website at

HP Board 12th Result 2019: HPBOSE Class 12 Scores to be Out Today in Himachal Pradesh at
Himachal Pradesh students must check their HPBOSE 12th result 2019 to be released by the HP Board at or

Seven Devotees Killed in Stampede During Temple Ceremony in Tamil Nadu
PM Narendra Modi announced an ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh for the families of the victims while Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami ordered a solatium of Rs one lakh each and Rs 50,000 to the injured.

Despite India's Warning, Sri Lanka 'Failed' to Take Precautions; PM Admits Colombo Had Intel on Blasts
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on Sunday accepted that they had information regarding a possible attack but did not take adequate steps to prevent it.

8 Ex-DGPs Come Out Strongly Against Pragya's 'Despicable' Comments on Hemant Karkare
In a statement, the former DGPs said the country owes Karkare, who headed the Maharashtra Anti-Terror Squad and was killed during the 26/11 terror attack, a huge debt of gratitude and anything that detracts from this is worthy of strong condemnation.

Three Indians Among 35 Foreigners Killed in Sri Lanka Terror Attack, Confirms Sushma Swaraj
Swaraj said that the ministry is still waiting for details. The minister also tweeted helpline numbers for Indian stranded in the island country.

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Gold gains Rs 305 on jewellers’ buying
Gold prices on Friday surged by Rs 305 to Rs 32,690 per 10 gram in the national capital on account of increased buying by local jewellers, according

NSE developing gold delivery standard for Indian refineries
The National Stock Exchange (NSE) is set to take on rivals Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) by developing a standard

India chief justice Gogoi accused of sexual harassment
An ex-employee, 35, alleges two cases of sexual misconduct, which Ranjan Gogoi "totally denies".

India election 2019: The man who has lost 24 times but won't give up
Vijayprakash Kondekar, 73, is still hoping that he will one day be elected to India's parliament.

India: Hardik Pandya & KL Rahul fined for comments about women
India players KL Rahul and Hardik Pandya are fined for "sexist, disrespectful and racist" comments made on a television chat show.

India voter 'chops off finger' after voting for wrong party
The Indian man says he cut off his finger after voting for the "wrong" party by mistake.

Why India sees sex on false promise of marriage as rape
India's top court has ruled that consensual sex can be rape if a man breaches his promise to marry.

Priyanka Chaturvedi: Congress spokesperson quits party 'to join Shiv Sena'
Priyanka Chaturvedia, a spokesperson for India's opposition Congress party has resigned.

India election 2019: Poll official 'killed by Maoists'
The attack occurred hours ahead of the second stage of voting in the country's general election.

Jet Airways: Taking the last flight of India's stricken airline
The prominent Indian airline has run out of cash and suspended all its flights.

Improvised bomb near Colombo airport defused by Sri Lankan air force: Police
A police source told AFP that a “homemade” pipe bomb had been found late Sunday on a road leading towards the main terminal, which remains open with heavy security after deadly attacks on churchs and hotels.

Opinion | India's democracy is under stress
To strengthen the foundation of our polity, voters must resist trends that are fatal for the country.

Lok Sabha elections 2019| Rahul Gandhi to be PM if Congress gets maximum number...
Addressing a press conference here, Sharma said Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his NDA government will face the same fate as the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government in 2004 when the BJP lost despite a robust ‘India Shining’ campaign.

IPL 2019: Dale Steyn trolls Ravichandran Ashwin over 'Mankad' incident
Royal Challengers Bangalore pacer Dale Steyn decided to troll Ashwin after the repeated attempts at ‘Mankading’ during the Indian?Premier League (IPL).

207 killed, 450 injured in Sri Lanka serial blasts; 8 suspects arrested
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said he feared the violence could trigger instability in the country and its economy. He further added that eight suspects have been arrested in the connection with serial blasts.

Three Indian nationals among those killed in Sri Lanka serial blasts, tweets Sushma...
At least 207 people were killed and hundreds more injured in eight blasts that rocked churches and hotels in and just outside Sri Lanka’s capital on Easter Sunday.

Surgical strike architect Lt Gen Hooda condemns Pragya Thakur's remark on Karka...
Lt Gen (retired) D.S. Hooda, oversaw surgical strike, on Sunday said he was hurt by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sadhvi Pragya Thakur’s remarks on police officer Hemant Karkare, killed in the 26/11 terror attack.

'If Pakistan hadn't returned Abhinandan…': PM Modi on tensions after Balakot
Prime Minister Narendra Modi also took a jibe at NCP leader Sharad Pawar, saying if he is unaware of his next move, then how can Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan gauge what he will do.

Indian, Pakistani professionals win UK Court of Appeal case over settlement rights
"The formal result is that each of these four appeals will be allowed," concludes the judgment handed down by Lord Justice Underhill, Lord Justice Hickinbottom and Lord Justice Singh.

Why many Indians are moving to South East Asia to launch their ventures
Industry sources say 1 in 7 startups in South East Asia are started by Indians or Indian origin CEOs.

Economy, national security, protection of democratic values key priorities for Indian diaspora in US
With slogans of 'Abki bar 400 paar', Modi supporters among the diaspora said they are confident that he will return to power for a second term.

Indian couple charged with espionage in Germany
Manmohan S' wife joined him in monthly meetings with the Indian intelligence officer between July and December 2017.

Another Indian national sentenced by US court in sophisticated call centre scam
The Department of Justice said Mehboob Mansurali Charania took part in a sophisticated scheme organised in India, that included a network of call centres.

Indian-American elected as member of top US think tank
Currently chairman and CEO of KPMG in India, Kumar, 66, served as a top US commercial diplomat in the Obama Administration.

3 Indian-origin consultants charged in US with H-1B visa fraud
The H-1B visa programme, popular among Indian technology professionals, allows foreign workers to obtain temporary authorisation to live and work for employers in the US.

US: Indian sentenced to eight years in jail in call centre scam
He and four others - two of them Indians - had earlier admitted their guilt in court.

Campaign for third phase ends in Odisha
Odisha Chief Minister and Biju Janata Dal (BJD) president Naveen Patnaik made a whirlwind tour of several districts as campaigning came for the third
A battle of Kayasthas in Patna Sahib
It will be a straight fight between Congress’ Shatrughan Sinha and BJP’s Ravi Shankar Prasad
BJP fields 4 sitting MPs from Delhi for LS poll
Suspense over remaining three seats
Bibliophiles lap it up as it rains books at APLA’s event
Over 50,000 titles distributed free during the two-day programme
Notice to three Independent candidates
Deputy Commissioner and District Returning Officer M. Deepa has issued notices to three candidates contesting elections from the Dharwad parliamentary
New fish species being tried out for commercial output
Mangrove red snapper being seen as an alternative to popular Vannamei
Major political players to be put to the electoral test
Campaign for third phase of polls ends
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‘Hockey in Heaven’
In a remote Himalayan town in northern India, a women’s ice hockey team comes together.

The Massacre That Led to the End of the British Empire
The events at Jallianwala Bagh, in the Indian city of Amritsar, marked the beginning of the resistance against colonial governance.

India Still Awaits Apology From Britain for Massacre in Amritsar 100 Years Ago
The British never apologized for the 1919 mass killing of Indians protesting colonial rule in the city of Amritsar, which was ordered by a British general.

Pakistan Premier: ‘No Use’ for Armed Militias Anymore
Imran Khan, praised for his statesmanlike handling of a recent standoff with India, said Pakistan can’t allow the powerful groups to operate any longer.

Bishop in India Charged With Raping Nun Over a 2-Year Period
The charges against the bishop in Kerala, home to most of India’s Catholics, come as Pope Francis has cast a spotlight on clerical sexual abuse of nuns.

Isn’t Goa Style a Bikini? Not According to a New Museum
The Indian designer Wendell Rodricks is readying the attraction to open in December.

‘My Girls Are Getting a Future Here’
In India, parents who migrate to cities often have no choice but to leave their children alone while they work at low-wage jobs. Now there’s some relief.

Welcome to Mumbai Airport. Your Gate Is Past the Art Museum.
One of India’s biggest art museums is inside Terminal 2. About 50 million people pass through every year, but many do not even notice the art.

Sri Lanka Bomber Queued At Hotel Buffet Then Set Off The Blast
The suicide bomber waited patiently in a queue for the Easter Sunday breakfast buffet at Sri Lanka's Cinnamon Grand hotel before setting off explosives strapped to his back.
Sri Lanka Timeline: How Explosions Wrought Devastation On Easter Sunday
Across Sri Lanka on Sunday morning, travelers and worshippers settled in at tables for breakfast and into pews at churches on the country's east and west coasts. Then the explosions began.
Over 1,500 People Evacuated After Flooding In Canada
Flooding in eastern Canada forced the evacuation of more than 1,500 people while over 600 troops have been deployed in response, authorities said Sunday.
Ukraine Comedian Volodymyr Zelensky Wins Presidency In Landslide
A comedian with no political experience won a landslide victory in Ukraine's presidential election on Sunday, drawing congratulations from global leaders while dealing a stunning rebuke to his...
Realme 3 Pro to Launch in India Today, Here's How to Watch Live Stream
Realme 3 Pro price in India is expected to be around the Redmi Note 7 Pro's price, which starts at Rs. 13,999.
Smriti Irani Asks Amethi Voters To Say Bid Farewell To "Missing Lawmaker"
Union Textiles Minister Smriti Irani, pitted against Congress president Rahul Gandhi at his home turf in Amethi, Sunday appealed to voters to give farewell to their neither-seen-nor-heard, "missing...
Game of Thrones Season 8 Episode 2 Is Now Streaming on Hotstar
Game of Thrones season 8 episode 2 is now streaming on Hotstar in India. It is the second of six episodes in the final season of Game of Thrones, which began its run last week and will conclude...
Uncle Vs Nephew As Shivpal Yadav Goes UP Against Akshay In UP's Firozabad
Firozabad earned the sobriquet "Suhagnagari" as its bangles bound families in matrimonial alliances, but this election season the Uttar Pradesh town is witnessing a prestige battle between two members...
Person who alleged that I was a Twitter hero is a known BJP baiter: Jay Panda

Person who alleged that I was a Twitter hero is a known BJP baiter: Jay PandaWhile speaking to ANI, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Baijayant Jay Panda on being asked 'are you more than a Twitter hero that some accuse you of being' said, "The person who alleged that I was a Twitter hero is a known BJP baiter, a hard core leftie, he lives abroad, gets grants and complains about India."

India has stopped policy of getting scared of Pakistan's threats: PM Modi

India has stopped policy of getting scared of Pakistan's threats: PM ModiWhile addressing a public rally, Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Rajasthan's Barmer on Sunday said,"India has stopped the policy of getting scared of Pakistan's threats. Every other day they used to say "We've nuclear button, we've nuclear button".....What do we have then? Have we kept it for Diwali?"

Ruckus erupts during Kanhaiya Kumar's roadshow in Bihar's Begusarai

Ruckus erupts during Kanhaiya Kumar's roadshow in Bihar's BegusaraiCommunist Party of India (CPI-M) candidate from Begusarai for Lok Sabha elections, Kanhaiya Kumar faced another protest while he was campaigning in the district. Ruckus erupted between his supporters and group of locals. Black flags were also shown to former JNUSU president.

We want Pakistan to stop cross border terrorism: DS Hooda

We want Pakistan to stop cross border terrorism: DS HoodaWhile speaking at an event Observer Research Foundation (ORF) Beyond Politics, Debating A New Security Manifesto Lt General (Retd) DS Hooda said, "If there is a consistent long term policy to see how Pakistan stop its support to terror activity, as long as there is a long term consistent policy with one particular aim, that is their stopping support to cross border terrorism. As far as nuclear issues are concern we already have some kind of agreement. I just think we need to take this forward a little, Pakistan nuclear weapons are primarily focused on India."

Rahul Gandhi will have to contest next election from a neighbouring country: Piyush Goyal

Rahul Gandhi will have to contest next election from a neighbouring country: Piyush GoyalWhile speaking exclusively to ANI, Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal took a dig at Congress president Rahul Gandhi. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader alleged that Rahul Gandhi does not have the courage to speak against Left even though he is contesting against Communist Party of India (CPI) candidate in Wayanad. Goyal also said, "Smriti Irani is contesting against Rahul Gandhi in Amethi, he ran away to Wayanad. In Amethi, she will defeat him and in Wayanad also, he'll be defeated. I think in next polls, he'll have to go to a neighbouring country and search for a seat."

Piyush Goyal hits back at Rabri Devi, says no GST on leveling such allegations

Piyush Goyal hits back at Rabri Devi, says no GST on leveling such allegationsFormer chief minister of Bihar and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Rabri Devi remarked on Central Government that they want to kill RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav by poisoning him. While speaking exclusively to ANI, Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal expressed his views and hit back at her. Goyal said, "There's no GST on leveling such allegations. And, maybe the opposition has nothing to do except for making allegations. He is in the jail because of legal proceedings, we have not kept him in the jail. If court has found him guilty and sentenced him to jail so he should answer to the people of India. He looted poor people in 'Chara Kaand' and BJP took oath to expose the opposition."

Priyanka shares interesting soccer trivia about grandmother Indira Gandhi

Priyanka shares interesting soccer trivia about grandmother Indira GandhiCongress general secretary for Uttar Pradesh (East), Priyanka Gandhi, on Saturday shared a trivia about the interest of her grandmother and former prime minister Indira Gandhi in football. She said, "Not many people know Indira Ji, my grandmother, used to watch World Cup Soccer. In 1982, we were watching the final, I asked her, 'Who're you cheering for?' She said, 'India isn't playing so I'll cheer for Italy today.' My son and Rahul Ji are great soccer fans."

Former Congress MP Krishna Kumar joins BJP

Former Congress MP Krishna Kumar joins BJPFormer Congress MP from Kerala, S Krishna Kumar, on Saturday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in presence of party leader Shahnawaz Hussain. After joining BJP, Kumar said, "My motive for rest of my life is to strengthen hands of PM Modi who I think the people of India should give a mandate not only for 5 years, but for another 10 years. By this time, he will modernise the nation."

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'Maybe 10, 15 years later, Rahul may mature'
'This business of monopoly of one family must end.''Here, they picked up a few leaders for him as he needed support which was okay, but later, they became his cronies.'

Trump didn't conspire with Russia: US attorney general
'While this (Mueller's) report does not conclude that the president committed a crime, it also does not exonerate him" and sets out evidence on "both sides of the question'

Update: Bumrah has 'recovered' after hurting shoulder
His condition will be 'assessed' on Monday, the Mumbai Indians team management said.

How Rishabh Pant brightened his WC selection prospects
I am glad to bat anywhere the team wants me to: Pant

How to enhance your medical insurance coverage
A sum insured of Rs 3 lakh to Rs 5 lakh may have been sufficient seven-eight years ago but would be inadequate today, especially for people living in metros, points out Sanjay Kumar Singh.

This athlete's fitness journey will baffle you
Raipur's Nami Rai didn't let marriage or lack of sporting facilities affect her love for fitness.

Why Akshay Kumar feels LUCKY
'I am 51 now. I think I can do action till 56.' 'After that, God knows.'

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