Hindu Mahasabha activists seek to reignite Godse issue(22:04) Bhopal, Nov 19 (IANS) The Hindu Mahasabha on Tuesday sought to reignite the Nathuram Godse bushfire by inviting Netaji Subhas Chandra Boses "grand niece" Rajyashree Choudhury to glorify him and run down the Father of the Nation at Gwalior.
Skymet predicts winter conditions after November 25(18:34) New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) Back-to-back western disturbances around November 25 are likely to see the winters strengthen, and minimum temperatures are likely to drop, according to Skymet Weather forecast.
Winner announced by lottery system in Rajasthan civic polls(16:46) Jaipur, Nov 19 (IANS) An interesting scene was witnessed in Rajasthan's Suratgarh during counting in the civic elections on Tuesday when a lottery system was used to decide the winner between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress candidates.
Cong should back BJP rather than Sena in M'rashtra: HDK(16:42) Bengaluru, Nov 19 (IANS) Former Karnataka chief minister and JD-S president H.D. Kumaraswamy has favoured the Congress supporting the BJP in forming the new government in Maharashtra rather than aligning with the Shiv Sena, which is a hardcore Hindutva party, an official said on Tuesday.
Sonia meets senior leaders on Maharashtra govt formation(15:26) New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) Congress interim President Sonia Gandhi held a meeting with senior party leaders A.K. Antony, Ahmed Patel, Mallikarjun Kharge and K.C. Venugopal on Tuesday as the Shiv Sena, Congress and NCP closed in on a deal for government formation in Maharashtra with the issue of power sharing among the three parties being resolved within.
Rae Bareli coach factory gets humanoid robot(14:56) Rae Bareli, Nov 19 (IANS) The modern railway coach factory here in Uttar Pradesh will be using a humanoid robot 'Sona 1.5' to transport documents from one place to another.
Is NDA legitimate, asks Shiv Sena(14:14) Mumbai, Nov 19 (IANS) Two days after it was unceremoniously ejected from the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance, the Shiv Sena on Tuesday raised serious questions on the very legitimacy of the NDA.
Muslim litigants support AIMPLB on Ayodhya review plea(13:56) By Arshad Afzaal Khan Ayodhya, Nov 19 (IANS) After the All India Muslim Personal Law Board decided to file a review petition against the Supreme Court's Ayodhya verdict, three more Muslim litigants from Ayodhya announced support for the AIMPLB in its move to file a review plea.
Jharkhand polls: BJP has most 'crorepati' candidates(12:50) By Nityanand Shukla Ranchi, Nov 19 (IANS) In the first phase of Assembly polls in Jharkhand scheduled to take place on November 30, the highest number of 'crorepati' candidates belong to the ruling BJP.
Withdraw 144 CrPC before IFFI begins: Congress(12:28) Panaji, Nov 19 (IANS) The Opposition party in Goa, the Congress, on Tuesday demanded that the government withdraw prohibitory orders under section 144 CrPC in view of the upcoming 50th edition of the International Film Festival of India, as a large number of delegates and tourists are expected to throng the event, which gets underway on November 20.
JNUSU called November 18 as 'black day'(11:16) New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) A day after holding a massive protest in the nation capital, the Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union on Tuesday called November 18 as a "black day", when ordinary students rose up in defence of an affordable public education only to be "abused, roughed up and beaten up", but not defeated.
BHU's Muslim prof in Sanskrit gets AMU support(09:20) Aligarh, Nov 19 (IANS) The beleaguered Banaras Hindu University (BHU) Professor Feroz Khan, whose appointment in the Sanskrit Vidya Dharm Vigyan department has led to protests by students, has finally found some support.
Ad embarrasses Kamal Nath on birthday(22:56) Bhopal, Nov 18 (IANS) An embarrassing advertisement in some newspapers making snide remarks and paying some left-handed compliments to Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath soured his 73rd birthday on Monday.
Centre bans Meghalaya-based insurgent group HNLC(18:36) New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) The Central government on Monday banned Meghalaya-based insurgent group Hynniewtrep National Liberation Council (HNLC) and declared it and its factions, wings and front organisations as "unlawful associations".
10 UP districts to submit report on stubble burning(16:36) Lucknow, Nov 18 (IANS) The Yogi Adityanath government of Uttar Pradesh has asked the officials of 10 districts in the state to submit reports by November 20 on incidents of stubble burning in their districts.
Do not call 'Bhai' to superiors: Odisha govt(16:26) Bhubaneswar, Nov 18 (IANS) The Odisha government has directed junior officers to maintain official decorum at the workplace and refrain from addressing their superiors as 'bhai'.
Finance Commission awaits terms of reference for J&K, Ladakh(16:10) New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) N.K. Singh, the Chairman of the 15th Finance Commission on Monday said that the commission is yet to receive the additional terms of reference (TOR) for the newly formed union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh.
BJP quits Mumbai Mayor race, Sena to retain post(15:24) Mumbai, Nov 18 (IANS) Targeting the post of Maharashtra Chief Minister, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday decided to opt out of the race for the prestigious post of Mumbai Mayor, hoping to mollify its former ally Shiv Sena.
BJP slams AAP over 'poor water', Paswan wants testing(14:08) New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) The reported 'poor' quality of Delhi's drinking water featured in Parliament with two BJP MPs attacking Delhi's AAP government over it, and Union Minister of Consumer Affairs Ram Vilas Paswan stating that the central government is not interested in doing politics over the issue but the AAP should go for quality testing of drinking water.
Top govt panel to decide on JNU stalemate(12:30) New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) The Union Human Resource Development Ministry formed a high-powered panel on Monday to recommend measures for restoration of normal functioning of the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU).