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Mehbooba questions BJP's fielding of Sad

Srinagar, Apr 17 (UNI) Questioning BJP for fielding Sadhvi Pragya Thakur from Bhopal Parliamentary Constituency (PC), former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said that if her party had fielded any terror accused, the TV channels would have gone berserk by now, trending a 'mehboobaterrorist' hashtag.

17-Apr-2019
India should be proud of Jet Airways: Vi

London, Apr 17 (IBNS): Fugitive Indian business baron Vijay Mallya has said the Indian government used Rs 35,000 crore to bail out Air India but is not doing anything for Jet Airways now, which is "on the brink of failure".

17-Apr-2019
DGCA orders safety audit of IndiGo

New Delhi, Apr 17 (IBNS): Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has ordered a safety audit of IndiGo, India's largest airline with 220 aircraft in service, including 74 Airbus A320 Neo.

17-Apr-2019
Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad not

New Delhi, Apr 17 (UNI): A few days after BSP chief Mayawati called him a ‘BJP agent’ and accused him of dividing Dalit votes’, Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad on Wednesday announced that he will not contest against Prime Minister Narendra Modi from Varanasi, and he will support SP-BSP alliance in Uttar Pradesh.

17-Apr-2019
Madras HC dismisses plea against Vellore

Chennai, Apr 17 (UNI) The Madras High Court on Wednesday dismissedpleas against the Election Commission's decision to rescind the polls to Vellore Lok Sabha seat following the seizure of money meant for distribution to the voters.

17-Apr-2019
With 'hope to bring the flying sun back

Mumbai, Apr 17 (IBNS): Cash-strapped Jet Airways has cancelled all its international and domestic flight and it will operate its last flight today.

17-Apr-2019
Jet Airways to suspend operations tempor

Mumbai, Apr 17 (IBNS): Cash-strapped Jet Airways will suspend operations temporarily tonight.

17-Apr-2019
Bharatiya Janata Party fields Sadhvi Pra

Bhopal, Apr 17 (IBNS): The Bharatiya Janata Party on Wednesday confirmed it has fielded  Malegaon blast accused Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur as its candidate for the Lok Sabha polls from Bhopal seat in Madhya Pradesh. 

17-Apr-2019
Samajwadi Party fields Shatrughan Sinha'

Lucknow, Apr 17 (IBNS): Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday confirmed that actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha's wife Poonam Sinha will contest the Lok Sabha polls from Lucknow seat.

17-Apr-2019
Two BJP workers injured in a group clash

Guwahati, Apr 17 (IBNS): Two workers of the BJP were injured in a group clash between the workers of the Congress and BJP in Assam’s Karimganj district on Tuesday ahead of the second phase of Lok Sabha polling.

17-Apr-2019
Bengal oppositions write to EC to hold r

Kolkata, Apr 17 (IBNS): At a time when the Election Commission prevented the release of a biopic based on PM Narendra Modi, a Bengali movie  inspired by the political life  of West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee has been cleared by the censor board for theatrical release. Both the opposition CPI-M and the BJP in West Bengal have raised an alarm and approached the Election Commission to stop the release of this film which its makers claimed is not exactly a biopic.

17-Apr-2019
UP: Three killed in road mishap in Muzaf

Muzaffarnagar, Apr 17 (UNI) Three people died when their car fell into Gang Canal in Khatauli area, police said here on Wednesday.

17-Apr-2019
Lightning claims lives of 3,damages crop

Nashik, Apr 17 (UNI) Three people and two animals were killed as streak of unseasonal rains along with lightning continued to lash Baglan,Deola,Dindori,Kalvan,Malegaon,Nandgaon,and Yeola here on straight third day on Tuesday,informed police on Wednesday.

17-Apr-2019
Hyderabad: Fire breaks out in furniture

Hyderabad, Apr 17 (UNI) A major fire broke out in the godown of a furniture shop at Hindi Nagar, M J market area here on Wednesday afternoon.

17-Apr-2019
Accused nabbed from Chambal Division for

Thane, April 17 (UNI) After a 12-year-run, the City Police has arrested the main accused from Madhya Pradesh in alleged murder of an overseas job consultant in this district in the year 2007, the Deputy Commissioner Of Police(DCP) Crime Deepak Deoraj informed on Wednesday.

17-Apr-2019
Centre ready to provide assistance to st

New Delhi, Apr 17 (IBNS): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said his government is ready to provide all possible assistance to the states affected by heavy rains and storm. 

17-Apr-2019
Maharashtra: Two killed as bike rams int

Sangli, Maharashtra, Apr 17 (UNI) Two persons were killed as rashly driven motorcycle rammed into a truck at Tasgaon Phata on Miraj-Pandharpur road in the district on Wednesday morning.

17-Apr-2019
Mumbai: Fire at Amazon sorting centre, n

Mumbai, Apr 17 (UNI) A minor fire broke out at Amazon sorting centre in city's Andheri suburb, the company said in a statement on Wednesday.

17-Apr-2019
BJP will get landslide victory in Gorakh

Lucknow, Apr 17 (UNI) Terming the Samajwadi Party (SP)-Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) alliance a flop show, actor turned politician Ravi Kishan said that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) would get landslide victory in the Lok Sabha elections in Gorakhpur.

17-Apr-2019
Rs 1.50 lakh unaccounted cash recovered

Guwahati, Apr 17 (IBNS): Ahead of polling for the second phase of Lok Sabha election, police and flying squad team of the Election Commission of India (ECI) recovered Rs 1.50 lakh unaccounted cash from a vehicle in Assam’s Karimganj districton Tuesday.

17-Apr-2019
Puducherry: Girl commits suicide three d

Puducherry, Apr 17 (UNI) A girl allegedly committed suicide just three days before her marriage on Tuesday.

17-Apr-2019
Haryana: Four of family killed in car-tr

Fatehabad, Apr 17 (UNI) Four members of a family, including two children, were killed and four others sustained serious injuries in a car-truck collision near Dariyapur village in the district early on Wednesday morning.

17-Apr-2019
Bihar: Huge consignment of spirit seized

Khagaria, Apr 17 (UNI) Police seized huge consignment of spirit in Jaiprabha locality under Chautham police station area in Khagaria district today.

17-Apr-2019
TikTok is no longer available on Apple,

New Delhi, Apr 17 (IBNS): IT majors Google and Apple have apparently removed popular social media app TikTok from the Play Store and App Store respectively after the Indian government directed them to do so as there were allegations that the app is a source of cultural degradation.

17-Apr-2019
IT raids on Kanimozhi: P Chidambaram acc

New Delhi, Apr 17 (UNI) A day after the income tax raided the residence of DMK leader Kanimozhi, senior Congress leader and former Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Wednesday charged the IT authorities of being ‘partial’.

17-Apr-2019
Ram Nath Kovind was made President becau

Jaipur, Apr 17 (UNI) Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday has landed himself in a controversy by saying that Ram Nath Kovind was made the President just before the Gujarat elections to appease the Dalit community.

17-Apr-2019
Rahul Gandhi visits stream in Wayanad wh

New Delhi, Apr 17 (IBNS): Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday visited Wayanad and offered prayers in memory of his late family members.

17-Apr-2019
Malegaon blasts accused Sadhvi Pragya Si

Bhopal, Apr 17 (IBNS):  Malegaon blast accused Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur on Wednesday visited Bhopal and joined the Bharatiya Janata Party.

17-Apr-2019
Chase away central forces with brooms: T

Kolkata, Apr 17 (IBNS): At a time when West Bengal is gearing up to vote in the second phase of the Lok Sabha polls, a member of CM Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress party was caught on camera urging workers and voters to chase away central forces with 'brooms'.

17-Apr-2019
Congress abused me because I come from b

Madha, Apr 17 (IBNS): Launching a scathing attack on the Opposition, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said the Congress has abused him because he comes from a backward class.

17-Apr-2019
Ashok Gehlot triggers row, says Ram Nath

Jaipur, Apr 17 (IBNS): Triggering row ahead of the second phase of Lok Sabha polls, Rajasthan Chief Minister and Congress leader Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday said Ram Nath Kovind was appointed as the President for his caste, media reports said.

17-Apr-2019
Rahul Gandhi visits Thirunelli Temple in

Wayanad, Apr 17 (IBNS): Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday visited the Thirunelli Temple in Kerala's Wayanad, the second seat from where the opposition leader is contesting the Lok Sabha elections.

17-Apr-2019
After Ferdous, Bangladeshi actor Noor in

Kolkata, Apr 17 (IBNS): After Ferdous Ahmed, another Bangladeshi actor Gazi Abdun Noor is in the news for campaigning for West Bengal's ruling party Trinamool Congress with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) lodging a complaint with the Election Commission.

17-Apr-2019
Shiv Sena candidate booked for spreading

Osmanabad, Apr 17 (UNI) A case was booked against Shiv Sena candidate here on Tuesday in connection to a maliciously edited video clip aimed at defaming the party MP Ravindra Gaikwad. 

17-Apr-2019
Shashi Tharoor demands probe into accide

Thiruvananthapuram, Apr 16 (UNI) Congress-led UDF candidate Shashi Tharoor, contesting from the Lok Sabha seat here, on Tuesday demanded a probe into the accident in which he sustained head injury at a temple on April 15.

17-Apr-2019
Voters will suffer electric shock if the

Raipur, Apr 17 (IBNS):  Chhattisgarh Congress MLA Kawasi Lakhma has triggered a controversy by allegedly scaring voters that if they press the second button on the EVM machine while exercising their franchise during the ongoing Lok Sabha elections then they will suffer electric shock.

17-Apr-2019
Indian government directs Apple, Google

New Delhi, Apr 17 (IBNS): The Indian government has directed IT giants Google and Apple to take down popular Chinese short-video mobile application TikTok from their app stores after there were allegations that the app is a source of cultural degradation.

17-Apr-2019
EC and IT are part of Modi tie-up: Kanim

Thoothukudi, Apr 17 (UNI) DMK candidate for Thoothukudi Lok Sabha constituency Kanimozhi on Tuesday night accused that the "Election Commission and Income Tax (IT) were part of Modi tie-up".

17-Apr-2019
Pune: Congress releases manifesto by pro

Pune, Apr 16 (UNI): The city unit of the Congress party on Tuesday released its manifesto at the hands of real 'chowkidar' (watchman) here.

16-Apr-2019
BJD govt promoting goonda raj, spreading

Bhubaneswar, Apr 16 (UNI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday accused the BJD government led by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik of spreading lies and rumours against him

16-Apr-2019
Working with lenders to keep airline in

New Delhi, Apr 16 (UNI): Cash-strapped airline Jet Airways on Tuesday informed its employees that the airline has been working with the Indian lenders to provide all the support required to keep the airline in the air.

16-Apr-2019
Meghalaya govt to appeal in Supreme Cour

Shillong, April 16 (UNI): Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma on Tuesday said that his government will appeal to the Supreme Court to call off the rescue operation inside the illegal rat-hole coal mine in Meghalaya’s East Jaintia Hills district.

16-Apr-2019
Bangladeshi actor accused of campaigning

Kolkata, Apr 16 (UNI/IBNS): India has asked Bangladeshi actor Ferdous Ahmed to leave the country immediately as he was found electioneering for West Bengal-ruling Trinamool Congress.

16-Apr-2019
Rohit Shekhar Tiwari, who fought to prov

New Delhi, Apr 16 (UNI): Rohit Shekhar Tiwari, son of former Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister N.D. Tiwari, was brought dead to a private hospital here, police said on Tuesday.

16-Apr-2019
Cancelling election 'murder of democracy

Chennai, Apr 16 (UNI): Minutes after the Election Commission (EC), after getting the approval of President Ram Nath Kovind, countermanded the election to Vellore Lok Sabha seat following seizure of a huge sum of money, DMK treasurer and former minister Durai Murugan termed it "a murder of democracy" and threatening tactics of the BJP-led NDA at the Centre.

16-Apr-2019
Sheila Dikshit likely to contest Lok Sab

New Delhi, Apr 16 (IBNS): Senior Congress leader and former chief minister Sheila Dikshit is expected contest the upcoming Lok Sabha election from East Delhi constituency, media reports said.

16-Apr-2019
Election Commission cancels April 18 pol

New Delhi, Apr 16 (IBNS/UNI): The Election Commission on Tuesday cancelled the election to the Vellore Lok Sabha seat that was scheduled to take place on April 18.

16-Apr-2019
Chandrababu Naidu bats for postal ballot

Chennai, Apr 16 (UNI): Telugu Desam party (TDP) supremo and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday demanded scrapping of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) and reverting back to the ballot paper system of voting.

16-Apr-2019
Country needs a people’s government, s

Itahar, Apr 16 (UNI): West Bengal chief minister and Trinamool supremo Mamata Banerjee today said the country needs a people’s government.

16-Apr-2019
President greets nation on the eve of Ma

New Delhi, Apr 16 (IBNS): President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday wished citizens on the eve of Mahavir Jayanti.

16-Apr-2019
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