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The Karnataka RTI Activists’ State Committee has alleged impropriety on the part of elected representatives.
Godse murdered Gandhi on January 30, 1948, by firing three bullets from his semi-automatic Beretta pistol. The pistol recovered from him had four more live cartridges. He did not fire at any other person present in the prayer meeting.
People have been badly affected by the destruction of their property, loss of livestock and casualties in the aftermath of the cyclone.
One of two caves near the ancient shrine, fitted with an attached toilet and heater, can now be booked online for a rental of Rs 990 per night.
Addressing a seminar at the headquarters of the All Parties Hurriyat Conference in Srinagar, he said that the next government, which would be formed after May 23, should introspect and review the policies of the past five years.
In the proposal, Kailash Mansarovar is in the mixed category — both as a natural as well as a cultural heritage.
Exit polls on Sunday predicted a clear winner in Telangana in the recent LS polls with most pollsters giving the ruling TRS anywhere between 10 and 16 seats (of total 17). In Andhra Pradesh, however, it was a mixed bag with some surveys predicting opposition YSRCP will get majority of seats, both in LS and Assembly, while others said the ruling TDP will emerge victorious.
Going by the exit poll predictions of various survey agencies, Odisha appears to be heading towards a split verdict — Naveen Patnaik’s BJD returning to power for a fifth time with a smaller margin, and BJP winning more Lok Sabha seats than the regional ruling party.
The exit polls forecast between 277 and 352 seats for the NDA with the BJP getting 227 to 291 seats. Two of them suggested the saffron party may actually cross its 2014 tally of 282. Tally for the Cong ranged from 38 to 87 seats. The 38-seat projection would mean Cong slipping even further from its all-time low of 44 in 2014, while 87 would mean it nearly doubles its tally.
Though every exit poll pointed in the direction of an NDA win, Congress spokesman Rajeev Gowda said to wait till May 23 citing "fear psychosis in the country" due to which people didn't reveal their real views. But rhetoric apart, the consensus among the polls left the opposition gripped with doubt and hoping for a repeat of 2004 when predictions proved wide off the mark.
The stretch between India Gate and Rajpath witnessed a peaceful protest by the supporters of the #MenToo movement on Saturday. Activist Barkha Trehan, along with members of her city-based NGO, gathered at the location to demand justice for victims of fake rape accusations in the country.
In a major development, UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath recommeded to state governor Ram Naik expulsion of Om Prakash Rajbhar from the cabinet, triggerig a fresh row between the BJP and its erstwhile ally Suhaildev Bhartiya Samaj Party on Monday.
Domestic financial markets cheered exit poll results showed that ruling NDA is likely to will the general Lok Sabha elections on Monday, with the benchmark BSE sensex skyrocketing over 900 points, and the rupee appreciating 79 paise against the US dollar. After soaring over 962 points in early session, the 30-share index pared some gains and was trading 687.63 points, or 1.81 per cent, higher at 38,618.40.
Exit polls in general are predicting a sweep for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s BJP in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. The ruling NDA has been given a clear advantage by all exit polls. Exit polls predict 280 – 360 Lok Sabha seats for NDA. While exit polls predict 90 – 130 Lok Sabha seats for UPA. Except for the southern state of Tamil Nadu, BJP is expected to retain or gain in most states as compared to 2014. Watch this video for a detailed analysis.
Kashmir Group Seeks UN Probe Into Torture by India Troops U.S. News & World Report
SRINAGAR, India (AP) — A prominent rights group in Indian-controlled Kashmir is advocating for the United Nations to establish a commission of inquiry to ...
PM Narendra Modi thanks EC for allowing Kedarnath visit Times of India
BADRINATH: Amid controversy over his visit to Kedarnath and Badrinath shrines during the 'silent period' for the last leg of polling, PM Narendra Modi on ...
EC's 'capitulation' before PM and his gang obvious: Rahul Gandhi Times of India
India News: Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Sunday hit out at the Election Commission, saying its "capitulation" before Prime Minister Narendra Modi and ...
Exit poll predictions: Five key takeaways Times of India
India News: NEW DELHI: Narendra Modi looks set for a second term as Prime Minister with the BJP-led NDA predicted to win a clear majority in the 2019 Lok ...
Work undone: How India fails its young job seekers Aljazeera.com
As India goes to polls, Al Jazeera looks at its intensifying unemployment crisis and the politics that surround it.
Dutee Chand becomes first openly gay Indian athlete BBC News
Indian sprinter Dutee Chand has revealed she is in a same-sex relationship, the first sportsperson in India to openly acknowledge being gay. The 23-year-old ...
Air India Plane Lands At Gujarat's Air Force Base As Man Suffers Cardiac Arrest NDTV News
An Air India flight from Delhi to Muscat was diverted to Jamnagar Air Force base on Sunday night after a 33-year-old passenger suffered a cardiac arrest ...
BJP wants central forces in Bengal till MCC ends Times of India
India News: BJP leader and Union minister Nirmala Sitharaman told reporters that elections in six of the nine seats, which have undergone elections on Sunday, ...
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New Delhi, May 18: An Army clerk who was arrested on charges of spying for the ISI was honey-trapped by a well trained woman. The police in Madhya Pradesh arrested the 26 year old clerk on the charge that he was
As majority of exit polls are showing that NDA would return to power for a second term, the leaders of BJP and its allies are saying that things will become clearer on May 23 after the announcement. On the other hand, opposition
In his petition before the SC, ex-Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar has cited strike of lawyers in West Bengal as the main reason for the extension.
According to the prosecution, the accused sodomised the boy, then aged 10 and living with his parents in a housing society in Mira Road area after calling him to his security cabin in the building.
A Singapore-bound Scoot Airways flight was forced to make an emergency landing at Chennai International Airport on Monday after passengers onboard observed sparks flying out of the plane's engine.
This comes as exit polls on television channels on Sunday projected the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) to retain power at the Centre with most pollsters giving Prime Minister Narendra Modi a clear majority again in the
Holders of current Huawei smartphones with Google apps, however, will continue to be able to use and download app updates provided by Google.
Yogi Adityanath recommended to the governor immediate sacking of SBSP leader Om Prakash Rajbhar from his cabinet.
Xiaomi will be launching Redmi Note 7S smartphone in India today. The launch will take place via livestream on its official website, Mi.com, at 12:00PM. The company has revealed that the Redmi Note 7S will come with 48MP camera like the Redmi Note 7 Pro, glass body, Redmi Note 7 series like design with dot drop notch.
We have scrounged through the Apple App store and tried some of the most recommended apps to bring you the top five iOS apps that will help you increase and maintain your productivity.
Most exit polls Sunday forecast another term for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, with some of them projecting that BJP-led NDA will get more than 300 seats to comfortably cross the majority mark of 272 in the Lok Sabha.
The JEE 2019 Admit Card or the Advanced Admit Card 2019 will be available at the JEE advance’s official website jeeadv.ac.in.
After hearing both the sides, the judge rejected the defence counsel's argument that the accused was falsely implicated in the case due to a dispute with the boy's father.
The BSE Odisha 10th result 2019 or Odisha Board Class 10 results will be released on official website of Odisha Board of Secondary Education bseodisha.nic.in.
A video footage from the crime scene showed trucks and buses waiting behind the two cars as three men went near a Ritz car and fired at it.
The External Affairs Ministry said this will be the second CFM meeting that India will be attending as a full member of the SCO.
The discussion tackles tough topics like the lack of awareness, the urban-rural voter divide in politics, perception issues that need to be addressed and more.
Episode 7 sees News18 India’s Senior Editor, Jyoti Kamal head to Lovely Professional University campus in Jalandhar to discuss the importance of voting, the role of the youth and voter expectations in Punjab with a panel of experts.
Hailey wanted to travel the world as a doctor, until a mystery condition left her shaking uncontrollably.
Rajbhar, a disgruntled ally of the BJP, allegedly urged supporters to thrash ruling party workers with shoes if they spread “misinformation” about his party.
The gun battle comes just two days after another suspected gangwar in Rohini Sector 11, in which a man was chased by a group of people and shot multiple times.
The practice of trying to expose the skeletons in each other’s cupboard has become a favourite political past time. This is both shocking and frightening.
In early trade, the Sensex jumped nearly 962 points to 38,892 at day’s high while Nifty rose to 11,694.
Dhoni’s form has been brilliant in the recent past, and he was at his dominant best in this year’s IPL and this sets the tone perfectly for India in England
The White House has sent mixed signals in recent days, amid multiple US media reports of infighting in Trump’s cabinet over how hard to push Washington’s arch foe Iran.
A country which so strenuously wants its best talents to move to and prosper in another country does not appear to be confident in its ability to provide good jobs and business environment at home
Though Indians are among the largest immigrant groups in Australia, they remain under-represented in the parliament. The May 18 polls were no exception.
Jain previously entered guilty pleas in February 2016 to one count of unlawfully dispensing a controlled substance and one count of health care fraud.
The building on campus bears no resemblance to the one Durga studied in but has been rebuilt on the same piece of land.
"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.
Industry sources say 1 in 7 startups in South East Asia are started by Indians or Indian origin CEOs.
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.
The Department of Justice said Mehboob Mansurali Charania took part in a sophisticated scheme organised in India, that included a network of call centres.
Adityanath sought immediate sacking of Mr. Rajbhar who had been making controversial remarks against BJP.
The Agriculture Department is developing an action plan for reorganising the activities of the department to accommodate the concept of agro-ecologica
Hindu nationalists rose to electoral significance from the debris of the mosque they demolished in 1992.
It’s a perplexing reality, as women have made it to the top much earlier than most of the Western democracies.
For the ever dwindling Parsi community of western India, food is both pleasure and heritage — and a secret language in danger of dying out.
Two amateur sleuths have uncovered a collection of mysterious rock carvings on the Indian coastal plain south of Mumbai.
Police responded to protests with force in the mountainous Kashmir region, where the government has been trying to crack down on separatists.
As in India, the toll from the severe storm was low in Bangladesh, where 1.6 million people heeded calls to evacuate.
In the 2014 election, the youngest voters turned out in large numbers for Prime Minister Narendra Modi. As he seeks a second term, some are less enthusiastic.
JEE Advanced 2019 admit card will be released today by IIT Roorkee. The admit card will be available for download till May 27.
For Cyclone Fani, we learnt our lessons and put out our best foot forward. Early evacuation and disaster impact management restricted casualties to 64.
A bus rammed into a parked truck on the Lucknow-Agra Expressway today early morning, killing its driver and leaving 24 passengers injured.
As US-China trade war intensifies along with fresh restrictions on Huawei in the US, there has been a significant rise in "Boycott Apple" movement in China.
IRCTC ticket booking: IRCTC services include a special facility that enables wait-listed train ticket holders to know about their chances of getting a confirmed ticket, and one that enables them to...
Honestly, if Prime Minister Modi is able to replicate or even surpass his 2014 triumph, it will be a major milestone in our political history.
Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Altaf Hussain who is fighting for the rights of minority communities in Pakistan, has cleared that his organisation is "secular" and rejected religious fanaticism in all its forms. Hussain, who is advocating for the equal rights of Mohajirs, Pashtuns and other minority communities in Pakistan, has highlighted military barbarism of India's neighbour.
President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday paid floral tributes to former president Neelam Sanjiva Reddy on latter's birth anniversary at the Rashtrapati Bhavan. Reddy was India's sixth president and had served his post from 1977 to 1982. Reddy worked with three Prime Ministers - Morarji Desai, Charan Singh and Indira Gandhi. Hailing from Andhra Pradesh, Reddy was born on May 19, 1913.
The Cannes film festival is the talk of the town. It's been five days since the festival started, and two of India's favourites, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Sonam Kapoor Ahuja are yet to walk the red carpet with all that elegance and of course, their sense of fashion.
Meet Chinmay Prabhu, a 20-year-old world record holder from Mumbai. He has made it to the 'Guinness Book of World Records' for solving most number of Rubik's cubes while being underwater. He learned different methods to solve a cube online. Indeed, Chinamay Prabhu has made India proud!
Devotees celebrated Buddha Purnima with great zeal and zest in HP's Shimla. Special prayers and sermons were being performed during the celebration. People from different religions participated in the celebration. Buddha Purnima is celebrated to mark the birth anniversary of Lord Buddha. The festival is celebrated across India with great fervour.
Devotees gathered to celebrate Buddha Purnima in Tripura's Agartala on May 18. Buddha Purnima is celebrated to mark the birth anniversary of Lord Buddha. Special prayers and sermons were being performed by devotees. The festival is celebrated across India with great fervour.
Much awaited ropeway at picturesque destination across Brahmaputra River is all set to open for public in next 180 days. It will be India's longest ropeway. The ropeway will minimize the time of travelling. According to Chairman of Guwahati Metropolitan Development Authority (GDMA) Ashok Singhal, "It will take 7 minutes to reach from North Guwahati to Guwahati in ropeway".
'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.'
'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'
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.