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Men’s Hockey WC 2018: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik Buys Rs 500 Ticket for Hockey World Cup opening event

BHUBANESHWAR: With just nine days to go to commence the much-awaited Men’s Hockey World Cup, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday purchased first ticket for the opening ceremony at the Kalinga Stadium here, at cost of Rs 500. Hockey India CEO Elena Norman handed over the ticket to Patnaik for the ceremony that can

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Gujarat Riots: SC to hear on Nov 26 Zakia's plea against Modi’s clean chit

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday said it would  hear on November 26 plea of Zakia Jafri challenging the clean chit given by the Special Investigating Team (SIT) to Narendra Modi. Zakia Jafri is the widow of slain Congress leader Ehsan Jafri who was killed by a mob in the 2002 Godhra riots. A bench

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Muzaffarpur shelter home case: Former Bihar minister Manju Verma surrenders before court missing from weeks

PATNA: Former Bihar social welfare minister Manju Verma, wanted in the Muzaffarpur shelter home sexual abuse scandal, surrendered in a Begusarai court on Tuesday.  Verma has been on the run for the last one month had moved Supreme Court last week for getting anticipatory bail. She has been sent to 14-day judicial custody. Lashing out at the

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Trump Hits Out At Pakistan Over Bin Laden said they never told us about the Al-Qaida Chief

NEW DELHI: Continuing his tirade against Pakistan US President Donald Trump repeated Monday that Al Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden, who was killed by US Navy Seals in May 2011, should have been captured much earlier. Trump stated Pakistan never told us that Laden was living in that country. We paid Pakistan Billions of

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Telangana polls: Over 3,500 file nominations for Assembly elections

TELANGANA: As many as 3,584 nominations were filed their nominations for the December 7 Telangana Assembly elections, a release from the office of Chief Electoral Officer Rajat Kumar said Monday. A total of 3,584 candidates filed their papers in all 119 constituencies. The CEO said they accepted all the nominations that were submitted till 3

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Bhima Koregaon violence: Digvijaya Singh denies Maoist links dares PM Modi and Rajnath Singh to act against him

NEW DELHI:  Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh has dared PM Narendra Modi and Home Minister Rajnath Singh and issued a statement after his phone number was found in a letter recovered in connection with the Bhima Koregaon violence case to prove that the former Madhya Pradesh CM had any links with the

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Voting For Second Phase Of Polling Starts in Chhattisgarh

RAIPUR: Chhattisgarh on Tuesday went to polls for the second and final phase of the Assembly elections,  polls will be held for 72 of the 90 assembly seats up for election.  Over one lakh police personnel have been deployed. In the first phase of the Chhattisgarh election for 18 seats, held on November

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BJP fields Yunus Khan against Sachin Pilot from Tonk in assembly election

JAIPUR: Yunus Khan, PWD Minister and sole Muslim candidate of the BJP, wil contest election against PCC president Sachin Pilot from Tonk for the December 7 Assembly polls, replacing sitting MLA Ajit Singh Mehta. Khan is a sitting MLA from Deedwana constituency of Nagaur district whose name was kept reserved by the party till

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Bhima Koregaon case: Pune police likely to question Digvijaya Singh

NEW DELHI:  Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh could soon be questioned by Pune Police in connection with their investigation into the activities of the banned CPI (Maoist) which includes an alleged plot to assassinate Prime Minister Narendra Modi, reports said. In the letter, dated September 25, 2017, one ‘Com Prakash’ purportedly tells one ‘Com

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