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#RafaleDeal: SC asks Modi government to submit details in 10-days...
After months of controversy, it seems that there might be some clarity on the details of the Rafale deal at long last. The Supreme Court, on Wednesday, asked the government to submit details of the deal, including pricing, cost of jets, and steps taken to seal the deal, in a sealed cover in 10 days.
By shubham400 on 2018-10-31 06:56 UTC
#StatueOfUnity: PM Modi unveils world's tallest statue of 'Sardar'...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Wednesday unveil the 'Statue of Unity' in Gujarat. The 182m-tall statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel is situated at Kevadiya in Narmada district. It is the world's tallest statue, trumping China's Spring Temple Buddha whose height is 128 meter.
By shubham400 on 2018-10-31 06:04 UTC
Shatabdi's successor, India's fastest-train called Train 18, to roll-out today...
The first indigenously built semi high-speed train is expected to roll out of Chennai's Integral Coach Factory (ICF) on Monday. The train named Train 18, because of the year it was built in, will run between Howrah and New Delhi. The engineless train is a result of 'Make In India' campaign.
By shubham400 on 2018-10-29 12:11 UTC
Trump might not be chief guest for Republic Day 2019...
US President Donald Trump is unlikely to accept India's invitation to be the chief guest at the Republic Day celebrations, sources said yesterday. The US said that Trump may not be able to honor the invitation as he will have pressing engagements around the time India celebrates its Republic Day.
By shubham400 on 2018-10-29 07:52 UTC
#BiggBoss12: Sukhwinder Singh reveals truth behind his 'love-affair' with Jasleen...
'Bigg Boss 12' never fails to surprise the audience. And, now the recent revelation about Jasleen Matharu's love life left many stunned. Anup Jalota, who is currently dating Jasleen, revealed that she had dated singer Sukhwinder Singh once. However, Sukhwinder has vehemently denied it.
By shubham400 on 2018-10-25 10:58 UTC
AFC U-19 Women's Championship: Indian women humiliate Pakistan 18-0...
The Indian women U-19 football team gave a solid account of themselves in the ongoing AFC U19 Women's Championship qualifiers. India women's team thrashed Pakistan 18-0 in a rather one-sided affair. Both sides have had some rich history in the past, but this time India were class apart.
By shubham400 on 2018-10-25 09:59 UTC
Rakhi Sawant accuses 'lesbian' Tanushree of raping her several times...
Rakhi Sawant is known as the controversy queen for a reason. The lady doesn't leave a chance to grab the limelight, and this time she has outdone herself. In the wake of her ongoing fight with Tanushree Dutta, Rakhi has now accused her of rape. Rakhi also claimed that Tanushree is a lesbian.
By shubham400 on 2018-10-24 12:24 UTC
After Allahabad's renaming, Shimla might be renamed to Shyamala...
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It seems like Shimla is set to join the long list of Indian cities that have been renamed. Following the renaming of Allahabad to Prayagraj, some right-wing Hindu groups in Himachal Pradesh have launched a campaign demanding that Shimla be renamed to Shyamala. However, not everyone is convinced.
By shubham400 on 2018-10-22 11:50 UTC
Man, 72, 'stoned to death by monkeys' in India...
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A man in India has died after a group of monkeys threw bricks at him from a tree.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-10-21 16:10 UTC
Over 60 dead, 100 injured after train mows crowd at India festival...
Over 60 people were killed Friday evening after a speeding train ran over a crowd watching fireworks during a religious festival in northern India.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-10-20 15:12 UTC
#AmritsarTrainTragedy: Over 60 dead, horror captured-on-camera, railways calls it trespassing...
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At least 60 were killed and 77 injured after a train mowed people reveling in Dussehra celebrations near Amritsar on Friday. The incident took place at Joda Phatak near Amritsar where revelers were watching 'Ravan-dahan' in a ground close to track and a train, coming from Jalandhar, ran over them.
By shubham400 on 2018-10-20 07:40 UTC
Fake call center duping Canadians busted by Noida Police...
The Noida Police Thursday said it had busted a fake call center operating from the city and arrested the mastermind for allegedly duping Canadians and other foreign nationals. Working on an input from the Canadian police, the fake call center operating out of Sector 63 was busted, the police said.
By shubham400 on 2018-10-19 11:49 UTC
#DelhiHotelBrawl: Ashish Pandey comes from a family with criminal history...
After Ashish Pandey grabbed headlines on Tuesday for brandishing a gun at a five-star hotel in Delhi, it's been found that he's weapon enthusiast, and hails from a family of politicians that has dozens of criminal cases against them. The son of a former BSP MP, Pandey is a Lucknow-based realtor.
By shubham400 on 2018-10-17 09:27 UTC
Mumbai: Notorious serial rapist, murderer, accused in 20 cases, nailed...
Eight years after he raped and murdered two girls, a notorious serial rapist in Mumbai who is accused in at least 20 cases has been been conclusively identified, thanks to forensic tests. Police said that DNA profiling confirmed that the accused, 34-year-old Rehan Qureshi, had committed the crimes.
By shubham400 on 2018-10-17 06:33 UTC
Football friendlies: India and China to clash after 21 years...
India and China will meet on the football field after a prolonged wait of 21 years. India face China today in an international friendly and will be doing so 21 years after the two sides met in the Nehru Cup in 1997. This is the first time in history that India will play a friendly on Chinese soil.
By shubham400 on 2018-10-13 09:31 UTC
IRCTC bookings: Tips to get a confirmed Tatkal ticket...
To facilitate last-minute reservations, the IRCTC offers online Tatkal ticket booking service. Such bookings open at 10 AM for AC classes, and 11 AM for non-AC classes, one day in advance of the actual date of journey. Here are some handy tips to help you get confirmed Tatkal ticket.
By shubham400 on 2018-10-13 05:43 UTC
PNB scam: ED attaches Nirav Modi's property worth Rs. 637cr...
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On Monday, Enforcement Directorate attached properties and bank account related to fugitive Nirav Modi worth Rs. 637 crore. An official told PTI the properties were attached in India and four other countries. Modi is the prime accused in the Rs. 14,000 cr PNB scam which came to light this year.
By shubham400 on 2018-10-01 06:25 UTC
Lucknow: Apple-employee shot dead by cop for 'not stopping SUV'...
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On Saturday, a UP Police constable was arrested after he shot a young Apple executive at close range. The incident took place at Lucknow's upscale Gomti Nagar late on Friday night after the executive, Vivek Tiwari, failed to heed police's warnings to stop his SUV. Tiwari succumbed to his injuries.
By shubham400 on 2018-09-29 07:19 UTC
Remarkable Judgments made by Supreme Court Recently...
Judiciary, As we all know that It is the third pillar of our Democracy and The Supreme Court of India is the torchbearer of justice - Objective, impartial and incorruptible. There have been several instances when the Supreme Court proved that law is the same for every citizen of India and nobody in
By shubham400 on 2018-09-28 09:48 UTC
AIIMS becomes first participant in AB-PMJAY scheme...
After PM Modi announced the launch of the Ayushman Bharat-Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (AB-PMJAY) on Sunday, AIIMS has become the first hospital in Delhi to sign on for the scheme. On Tuesday, AIIMS signed a MoU with the National Health Agency that is responsible for the scheme's implementation.
By Shontyraj on 2018-09-26 10:12 UTC
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