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Justice Gadkari directed CBI counsel Hiten Venegaonkar to file an affidavit in response to the application within two weeks.
Rajasthan has nearly 10,000 Atal Seva Kendras (earlier called Rajiv Gandhi Seva Kendras) at village panchayat and panchayat samiti levels which provide public utility services to rural people.
With elections drawing closer, smaller parties like AAP, BSP, INLD, NCP, LJD and SP have intensified their activities in the state.
The Maldives President’s Office announced on Sunday that the donation is a ‘token contribution in solidarity with the people of India’.
At least 300 people have lost their lives in the rains, floods and landslides in Kerala where over 7.24 lakh displaced people have been sheltered in 5,645 relief camps.
Social networking giant Facebook is donating $250,000 (nearly Rs 1.75 crore) for relief work in Kerala, which has been battered by torrential rains, floods and landslides, leaving over 300 dead amid massive destruction, the company said on Monday.
Dassault has entered into a joint venture with Reliance Group to meet its offset requirement of the contract.
The spokesperson stressed that new Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi had not stated that "the Indian Prime Minister had made an offer of a dialogue", but had said that Modi in his letter to Khan, had also mentioned something similar to what the foreign minister elucidated earlier "that the way forward was only through constructive engagement".
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Kerala got some respite from rain on Monday but the state faces the huge task of rehabilitation. 223 deaths have been reported and 10.28 lakh people are staying in 3270 relief camps, of which one lakh are kids below 12 years of age, said chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan. Stay with us for all live updates.
Vinesh Phogat delivered a historic wrestling gold, the shooters picked up momentum with a couple of silver medals and an unexpected podium finish was assured in Sepak Takraw on a fairly good day for India at the 18th Asian Games on Monday.
?Iraq supplies more crude oil to India than any other nation. Together, Iraq and Iran supply twice the amount India gets from Saudi, which has promised the global market to mitigate for the loss of Iranian oil in lieu of the sanctions.
Incidentally, this was the very same house from which two nervous women were dramatically winched up to safety by a brave Navy commando when torrential rains lashed Kerala three days ago.
A geographical analysis of areas that suffered maximum damage this monsoon show that they were all classified as ecologically-sensitive zones (ESZs) under the Western Ghats Expert Ecology Panel report (WGEEP). The maximum damage inflicted by monsoon in the past ten days were in Wayanad and Idukki. Areas like Munnar, Thamarassery, Vythiri and Thiruvambady were classified under ESZ as per the WGEEP report.
Addressing a prayer meeting in memory of the former prime minister, who died in New Delhi last week, Modi said it was Vajpayee who changed the narrative when some countries were cornering India on the Kashmir issue. "Due to Vajpayee ji, terrorism became an important issue on the world stage," he said.
Domestic coal supply appears to be headed for a strong growth in the next five years, resulting in a decline in non-coking coal imports within this time period, said a CRISIL report.
According to Mishra, a lot of smaller temples that existed in the bylanes around the Lord Vishwanath temple are now being razed and the statues therein being thrown away.
The annual meeting of the Council, in which directors of all 23 IITs participated, was chaired by HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar as is the practice.
The AAP today appointed Durgesh Pathak as in-charge of party affairs in Maharashtra, Goa and Karnataka, replacing Pankaj Gupta.
Steps to tackle the faculty shortage in IITs was discussed in the meeting of IITs with President earlier this year, the Visitor of these institutes.
Terming the attitude of the officer as "apathetic, inhuman and hostile" towards Delhi government and poor people of Delhi.
Former chief minister Mehbooba Mufti lauded Atal Bihari Vajpayee, calling him a "messiah" for the people of Jammu and Kashmir.
When the entire nation has thrown its weight behind flood-hit Kerala, parody-makers and fake-news factories are out churning insensitive and incorrect stories about the deluge.
Asian Games 2018: Vinesh Phogat defeated Yuki Irie of Japan 6-2 in the women's wrestling 50kg category final.
Jonny Bairstow suffered a minor finger injury during India's second innings of the Trent Bridge Test.
According to a Washington Post report, Ramamoorthy’s attorney James Amberg cited the 2015 Tamil movie, ‘Visaranai’, to defend his client, saying the film and Indian systems had given him the impression that “corrupt police” officers force and torture convicts to make incriminating statements.
In what can be seen as a protest against police's action to crackdown illegal activities, a group of transgenders stripped naked on the streets of Green Park in South Delhi.A video was recorded by passersby and widely shared on WhatsApp. It obviously caused traffic woes to the general public.A police officer said whenever transgenders are asked to move from one area, they reacted similarly.
Gadkari urged state governments to speed up the process of signing agreements so work could begin on the river interlinking projects.
India had denied making any offers in the letter to PM Imran Khan and said that PM Modi merely wrote a congratulatory letter to his Pakistani counterpart.
The IAF contingent consisted of 145 air-warriors including IAF Commandos team, Garuds, 04 X Su-30 MKI, 01 X C-130 and 01 X C-17 for logistic support for induction and de-induction.
Revanna who is the Public Works Minister in Karnataka is also Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy's brother.
"The trend can lead to the disastrous effect on the riverine ecology and lead to food scarcity for 115 million people in the Ganga basin," researcher Bhanja pointed out.
The lira has tumbled some 40 percent this year, hit by worries about Erdogan's influence over monetary policy and a worsening diplomatic rift with the United States.
Manafort, a veteran Republican operative, faces up to 18 criminal charges related to bank and tax fraud and failure to disclose overseas bank accounts.
There were a few questions raised with regards to Conflict of Interest of the three former cricketers.
India's singles specialists, including second seed Ramkumar Ramanathan and Ankita Raina, made a smooth start to their campaign at the 18th Asian Games in Jakarta on Monday.
Navjot Singh Sidhu had defended his action of hugging the Pakistan Army chief saying what was he supposed to do when someone tells him that “we belong to the same culture” and talks of opening the route to the historic Gurdwara Kartarpur Sahib.
Vinesh Phogat won India’s second gold medal in the Asian Games 2018 and made history by becoming the first-ever woman from India to win a gold in wrestling.
Life in Kerala’s Idukki is gradually moving back to normalcy. ATM services have resumed. Work is in progress to re-establish connectivity and restore communication. Here are the live updates:
The floods were triggered by 10 days of an unusually heavy bout of rains in Kerala, taking the death toll to 239, and more than 400 since the monsoon started in June.
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Pakistan and India “have no other option but to engage,” Qureshi told reporters in Islamabad on Monday. “I want to go to Afghanistan with the message of a new beginning.”
As rains that caused the Kerala floods subside, rescue operations are moving into full gear in efforts to reach those marooned and trapped by the torrential downpour of the last 12 days.
After facing the heat for his remarks, Rahul apologised by posting a video on Facebook on Sunday, "I am really sorry for what I did. I was in an inebriated state when I posted that message."
Officials said Sandesara was arrested by Dubai police based on a non-bailable arrest warrant issued by an Indian court.
According to estimates of the ministry of external affairs, there are about 3.10 crore NRIs living in different countries across the world.
Gupta, 38, received 18,873 votes or 21.3 per cent in the Democratic primary with 100 per cent of precincts reporting.
Results showed that 97% of the surveyed American-born mothers of Asian-Indian heritage reported using a crib, compared to 69% of those who were foreign-born.
Aditya Bamzai has been nominated by Trump to be a member of the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board.
Johnson County District Court had already sentenced Adam Purinton to life in prison for first-degree murder in the February 2017 shooting of 32-year-old Srinivas Kuchibhotla at a bar in Olathe.
The East Khasi Hills district administration on Monday lifted night curfew from Meghalaya capital Shillong in view of improvement in the law and ord
"In this hour of need, even a small contribution would go a long way in the quick rehabilitation of those affected," the Supreme Court said.
Heavy rains have caused some of the region’s worst flooding in nearly a century, killing more than 300 people and displacing thousands.
The floods have left at least 324 people dead, and hundreds of thousands more have been made homeless.
Echoes of the majoritarian rhetoric preceding the ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya can be heard in India as four million, mostly Bengali-origin Muslims, have been effectively turned stateless.
The Swedish furniture giant opens in Hyderabad, India, this week. To appeal to customers, it is cutting prices, offering assembly and selling samosas.
When an outlawed militant I was covering was killed in battle, I faced a choice: Do I go to his funeral, where there will surely be many very upset people, or not?
The Kashmir conflict, which once brought India and Pakistan to the brink of nuclear war, has become a bitterly personal, and mostly local, insurgency.
Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Maurya has hinted that the BJP could consider legislation to jump start the construction of the Ram Temple in Ayodhya "if other options take time". Mr...
Aviation regulator DGCA is monitoring airfares for flights connecting flood-hit Kerala but it should not be seen by airlines as micro-management by the government as this is a unique situation of...
Pakistan's new Prime Minister Imran Khan today moved into a modest three-bed room house of his military secretary along with two servants, a day after announcing that he would not be staying in the...
In the case of Kerala floods, the loss will be higher under the motor insurance portfolio as the state has a sizeable number of costly vehicles, say experts.
A 23-year-old student was killed in Madhya Pradesh's Seoni district today after she was dragged by her hair while on her way to college and her head smashed with a stone by a man who was allegedly...
Nottingham, Aug 20 (IANS) Skipper Virat Kohli (93 not out) led from the front as India had scored 270/3 at tea, taking their overall lead to 438 runs on the third day of the third Test against England here on Monday. After missing the century by three runs in the first innings, Kohli is seven runs short of his 23rd Test ton. Cheteshwar Pujara (72) was the only batsman to be dismissed in the second session.
Jakarta, Aug 20 (IANS) India's quadruple sculls team and Dushyant entered the finals in rowing competitions of the 18th Asian Games here on Monday. Dushyant topped Heat 1 of the men's lightweight single sculls with a timing of 7:43.08 minutes to make it to the final. In the men's lightweight double sculls, India's team of Sawarn Singh, Om Prakash, Sukhmeet Singh and Dattu Bhokanal completed the Heat 1 in the top spot with a timing of 6:15.18 to enter the final.
Chennai, Aug 20 (IANS) Even as different estimates of losses suffered by Kerala in the monsoon floods are doing the rounds, general insurance experts on Monday said that there will certainly be an increase in the premium charged by reinsurers for covering flood risks. In the case of Kerala floods, the loss will be higher under the motor insurance portfolio as the state has a xxxxable number of costly vehicles, they added. Loss deductibles are the amount of loss that a primary insurer has to bear from its own pockets while anything above it is borne by the reinsurer.
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) Leasing activity in the logistics and warehousing sector across seven major cities in India rose by 45 per cent during January-June 2018, on a year-on-year basis to around 10 million square feet, a CBRE report said on Monday. The increase in leasing activity was driven by consolidation and expansion in e-commerce, third party logistics, retail, and engineering and manufacturing sectors among others, it said.
Wrestler Vinesh Phogat gifted India it's second gold and 5th medal in the ongoing Asian Games 2018 at Jakarta, Indonesia. It was an comfortable win against Yuki Irie of Japan in the women's freestyle 50kg as she did not give her opponest any chance and came out a dominant winner with a 8-2 score. She became only the fifth Indian woman to win an Asian Games medal in wrestling, and the first among those to clinch gold.
Mumbai, Aug 20 (IANS) Share of imports in non-coking coal consumption is expected to fall to 13.4 per cent in the financial year (FY) 2023 from 19.6 per cent in 2017-18, said a report released on Monday. The report, prepared by Crisil Research, also said that growth in steel production is expected to push up demand for metallurgical coking coal to 65 million tonne (mt) in fiscal 2023 from 51 mt in fiscal 2018, logging a compound annual growth rate of 5 per cent. It said the consumption of non-coking coal is estimated to clock a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.4 per cent to 1,076 million tonne in fiscal 2023 from 826 mt in the last fiscal. "The share of imports in non-coking coal consumption is forecast to fall to 13.4 per cent in fiscal 2023 from 19.6 per cent in fiscal 2018.
Mumbai, Aug 20 (IANS) American singer Nick Jonas left a group of orphan Indian girls "love struck" by singing his song "Lovebug" for them, says his fiancee and actress Priyanka Chopra. Nick was in India with his parents for a few days last week as they had flown in for a 'roka' -- traditional Indian pre-wedding ceremony -- with Priyanka. During the visit, Nick and Priyanka also made time to visit the girls at the St. Catherine's orphanage here.
The assailants opened fire at the manager and the guard. Ramphal died on the spot, while the guard was injured seriously.
Though rains that pounded the state over the last few days have abated, over 10 lakh people are still sheltered in relief camps, CM Pinarayi Vijayan said.
The accused has been charged under relevant sections of the IPC as well as the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.
Bodies of three victims have been fished out of the river, the police said adding efforts were on to find the other two boat passengers.
Dilshad and Shah Rukh were ferrying two cows, bought from a temple priest, to their village when a mob intercepted the truck in Shamli town and attacked them
A bench, comprising the CJI and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud, had on July 9 reserved its verdict on a PIL filed by BJP leader Ashwini Upadhyay seeking to ban legislators from practising as advocates.
A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices AM Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud issued notice and sought a reply from the state government in four weeks asking why Adityanath should not be prosecuted for his alleged hate speech he gave in 2007.
This was the very same house from which two nervous women were dramatically winched up to safety by a brave Navy commando.
Vinesh Phogat created history by becoming the first Indian woman wrestler to win a gold medal at the Asian Games, brushing aside her rivals with remarkable ease in the 50kg category.
As the singer returns home, we wonder why Alia was the only major movie star at Priyanka's engagement party.
While aid pours in at various relief camps close to cities, those operating in remote areas are reportedly facing difficulty in getting essential supplies.
Anushka-Virat? Sonam-Anand? Alia-Ranbir? Deepika-Ranvir? Priyanka-Nick? Varun-Natasha?Take your pick!