India

Man killed, many hurt in Bihar police firing to disperse protestors; Nitish orders probe

Patna,20 oct 2017:- One person killed and 25 others, including policemen, were injured when police opened fire on a crowd protesting against the murder of a businessman in Tajpur police station area of Samastipur district of north Bihar, about 70 km north east of state capital, Patna, on Friday. Over 20 vehicles, including a police van, were set on fire ...

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70 patients in Telangana hospitals with eye injuries caused by firecrackers

  India,20 Oct 2017:- Two leading hospitals here received 70 patients who suffered eye injuries caused by firecrackers during Diwali celebrations here last night. State-run Sarojini Devi Eye Hospital is treating 30 patients, while 40 people are consulting LV Prasad Eye Institute (LVPEIP) for their eye injuries, officials said. “Sarojini Devi Eye Hospital received 30 patients with eye-related injuries since ...

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‘Jaish not involved in Tral grenade blast’‘Gulzar not affiliated with us’

Srinagar, Oct 18, CNS: Militant outfit Jaish-e-Muhammad Wednesday disowned Gulzar Ahmed Dar arrested by police for his alleged involvement in grenade attack on the cavalcade of Roads and Buildings Minister Nayeem Akhtar at Tral town of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district on September 21 last month. Muhammad Hasan Shah, the Operational Spokesperson of Jaish-e-Muhammad told news agency CNS over phone that ...

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Happy Diwali to all- Hafiz Saeed

Hafiz Saeed (Co-founder of Lashkar-e-Taiba) today greeted people on the occasion of Diwali. “Wishing people in India and across the world a Happy Diwali,” Hfiz said in a statement. Ref by- http://www.kashmirnama.com, http://aiksath.com.pk

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Reliance Jio to open second round of pre-bookings for JioPhone

If you missed the chance to book your JioPhone, your wait could be over soon. Reliance Jio is going to start accepting registrations for its 4G feature phone after Diwali, stated a PTI report quoting Reliance Retail channel partner. Reliance Jio claims to have received millions of pre-orders for its 4G-enabled feature handset, although no definite number has been declared by the company. ...

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Goa Congress leader asks to hold wedding at airport

In continuance with the Congress party’s tirade over the national president Amit Shah’s party meeting at the Dabolim international airport in Goa, a local opposition leader on Thursday resorted to sarcasm as a form of protest by applying to the Airport Director to allow him to use the airport premises as a wedding venue. In a letter to the Airport ...

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Jobs, admissions on fake caste certificates not valid, says Supreme Court

  NEW DELHI,JULY 06, 2017:- The Supreme Court on Thursday held that government jobs or admissions secured under reserved category by using forged caste certificates cannot be held valid or sustained in the eyes of the law. A bench of Chief Justice J.S. Khehar and Justice D.Y. Chandrachud did not concur with the findings of the Bombay High Court that ...

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Chinese state media warns India of ‘bullying’ Bhutan, says Beijing may support Sikkim’s independence.

New Delhi | Updated: July 6, 2017: Chinese state media on Thursday warned New Delhi to stop ‘bullying’ tiny Himalayan countries and that if it doesn’t, it may start supporting Sikkim’s ‘pro-independence appeals’. Global Times’ scathing editorial titled ‘China can rethink stance on Bhutan, Sikkim’, said, “Beijing should reconsider its stance over the Sikkim issue. As long as there are voices ...

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Jammu And Kashmir Will Suffer Crippling Losses Without GST: Arun Jaitley

NEW DELHI:  With Jammu and Kashmir government still undecided on rolling out the Goods and Services Tax (GST) in the state from July 1, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday that the border state stood to suffer major losses if it does not implement GST. “J&K (sic) has a different system because of the Article 370 giving it special status. ...

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President of India addresses special function in Parliament organized to launch GST

New Delhi, July 01, 2017,CNN Kashmir: The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee graced a special function organized to launch the Goods and Services Tax (GST) in the midnight of June 30- July1, 2017 in the Central Hall of Parliament House, New Delhi. Speaking on the occasion, the President said that the introduction of GST is a momentous event for the nation. It ...

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