Gujarat wants to see outcome of 23-year rule, not 23-year-old's CD: Hardik (00:24)
Gandhinagar, Nov 19 (IANS) Hardik Patel, the leader of Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS), on Saturday said the people of Gujarat want to see what the BJP has done in 23 years rather than the video of a 23-year-old youth.
FIR against Delhi SHO for producing fake caste certificate (00:00)
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) An FIR has been registered against a Station House Officer in the national capital for presenting a fake Scheduled Caste (SC) certificate to get the job, a senior police officer said on Saturday.
Gouge out opposition workers' eyes: TMC leader tells party cadres (23:54)
Kolkata, Nov 18 (IANS) Three days after he was caught on camera threatening to thrash and break limbs of opposition leaders, controversial Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Anubrata Mondal on Saturday was back in the news with his order to party workers to gouge out the eyes of opposition activists and replace those with artificial eyes.
Gujarat children getting expired polio vaccine: Congress (23:50)
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) The Congress on Saturday accused the BJP government in Gujarat of administering expired and unusable polio vaccine to the children in state and said it is a criminal act of negligence, and demanded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi initiate an "inquiry" into it.
Raje wants 'necessary changes' made to 'Padmavati' (23:34)
Jaipur, Nov 18 (IANS) Amidst growing protest over Sanjay Leela Bhansali's upcoming movie "Padmavati", Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Saturday wrote to the Centre seeking "necessary changes" in the movie before its release, so that "sentiments of any community are not hurt".
87 Bengal kids taken to hospital as dead lizard is found in meal (23:34)
Kolkata, Nov 18 (IANS) Eighty-seven students were rushed to hospital for a check-up after a dead lizard was found in one of the student's mid-day meal plate at a state-run primary school in West Bengal's Bankura district, an official said on Saturday.
Boy ends life as father refuses to buy him motorbike (23:08)
Kolkata, Nov 18 (IANS) A Class IX student, whose body was found hanging in his room, apparently committed suicide after his father refused to buy him a motorbike, family sources said on Saturday.
Fake currency of Rs 6 lakh face value seized in Bengal (22:58)
Kolkata, Nov 18 (IANS) The West Bengal Police has seized fake Indian currency notes of close to Rs 6 lakh face value from Ranibagan area of Baharampur in West Bengal's Murshidabad district, police said on Saturday.
Haryana CM congratulates 'Miss World 2017' Manushi Chillar (22:58)
Chandigarh, Nov 18 (IANS) Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Saturday congratulated Manushi Chillar for winning the coveted "Miss World 2017" pageant at Sanya in China.
Young biker dead, 2 friends injured in accident (22:50)
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) A 25-year-old biker died and his two friends had a narrow escape after their bike was allegedly hit by a vehicle in the national capital, police said on Saturday.
Odisha seeks crop damage report due to rain (22:44)
Bhubaneswar, Nov 18 (IANS) The Odisha government on Saturday asked all the district collectors to submit by November 25 reports on crop damage suffered due to untimely rain.
Manmohan to get Indira Gandhi peace prize (22:42)
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will receive the Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development, 2017, for his leadership of the country from 2004 to 2014, according to an Indira Gandhi Memorial Trust statement.
Computer graduate, accomplice held in Delhi with 1,310 cartridges (22:30)
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) A Bachelor in Computer Application and his accomplice, who used to smuggle illegal ammunition to criminals and various gangs in Delhi and the National Capital Region, have been arrested with 1,310 live cartridges, police said here on Saturday.
Sharad questions EC decision on JD-U symbol, says justice not done (Lead) (22:28)
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) Questioning the Election Commission's decision to grant the "arrow" symbol to the Nitish Kumar-led faction of Janata Dal-United, senior socialist leader and Rajya Sabha MP Sharad Yadav on Saturday said "justice was not done" and vowed to continue the fight both legally and democratically.
Gujarat poll panel chief orders probe against controversial video (22:10)
Gandhinagar, Nov 18 (IANS) The Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of Gujarat has ordered the cyber crime cell of Ahmedabad to probe a complaint filed by a rights activist about a video that's viral on social media, alleging it was made with an intention to cause communal divide in the context of the Gujarat Assembly elections.
Delhi's air quality deteriorates, becomes 'very poor' (Lead) (22:08)
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) Hours after slight improvement in the air quality of Delhi-NCR, the national capital again started inhaling toxins as the quality of air deteriorated from "poor" in the morning to "very poor" in the evening on Saturday.
Goa illegal mining scam: Kamat's plea for relief turned down (22:04)
Panaji, Nov 18 (IANS) A Special Court in Panaji, hearing an anticipatory bail petition filed by former Chief Minister Digambar Kamat, on Saturday refused to grant him interim relief, even as an SIT of Goa Police raided his residence in Margao.
Karnataka inks 10 technology deals at Bengaluru summit (22:02)
Bengaluru, Nov 18 (IANS) Karnataka has signed 10 agreements with stakeholders at the three-day Bengaluru Technology Summit to leverage emerging technologies like the Internet of Things (IoT), Cloud, Analytics and Big Data, said a minister on Saturday.
IT raids at Jaya's residence divides AIADMK (Roundup) (21:54)
Chennai, Nov 18 (IANS) The Income Tax raid at the Poes Garden residence of late Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa
Assam CM Sonowal inaugurates Namami Barak festival (21:38)
Guwahati/Silchar, Nov 18 (IANS) Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Saturday inaugurated the Namami Barak festival at Silchar, Karimganj and Hailakandi in the state's Barak Valley region.
Amid controversy 48th IFFI gets underway on Monday (Curtain Raiser) (21:28)
By Mayabhushan Nagvenkar
Panaji, Nov 18 (IANS) Even as the controversy surrounding the dropping of two films "Nude" and "S. Durga" from the screening schedule of the 48th IFFI continues, India's largest film event gets underway on Monday, with over 195 films from 82 countries scheduled for screening over 10 days.
Farooq Abdullah reiterates his stand on autonomy (21:28)
Jammu, Nov 18 (IANS) Defending his assertion for internal autonomy to both parts of divided Kashmir without obliterating the Line of Control (LoC), National Conference (NC) President Farooq Abdullah on Saturday said if India wants to get Pakistan-administered Kashmir (PoK), let it move towards the LoC with guns.
Man's body with slit marks found in Delhi (21:22)
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) A 30-year-old man's body bearing slit marks was found lying under a stationary truck laden with cement bags in the national capital, police said on Saturday.
Man held for sexually exploiting woman journalist (21:22)
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) A 30-year-old man was arrested on Saturday for allegedly sexually exploiting a woman journalist on the pretext of marriage for over three years, police said.
BJP announces second list of 36 candidates for Gujarat (21:12)
Ahmedabad, Nov 18 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party on Saturday evening announced its second list of 36 candidates for the Gujarat Assembly elections.