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Vijayadashami celebrated across India

President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi took part in Dusshera celebrations at Delhi’s Lal Qila ground.  Dussehra commemorates the day when Lord Ram killed Ravan and freed Goddess Sita from his custody.  People celebrate the day by burning the effigy of Ravan.Effigies of Meghnad and Kumbhkaran were ... Read More »

Over 50 dead in Amritsar train accident

Amritsar : More than 50 people were dead after a train ran into a burning Ravan’s effigy near Amritsar’s Choura Bazar on Friday. The unfortunate incident took place when people were burning the effigy of Ravan near the railway track. #Punjab: Police says, "There are more than 50 casualties. We ... Read More »

SBI launches YONO six-day shopping festival

State Bank of India’s (SBI) digital service platform YONO has launched a six-day shopping festival beginning October 16 in which customers using the app for shopping via online portals can avail discounts. The YONO shopping festival provides discounts up to 40% from top 14 e-commerce merchants in electronics, fashion, home ... Read More »

5 teachers, 4 children killed in road accident in Udaipur

‘Victims were going for a school picnic in overloaded car’ Udaipur : A school picnic program turned into a tragedy when one of the car in which students and teachers were travelling, hit a dumper leading to death of nine persons including 4 students and five teachers. The mishap happened on ... Read More »

Cyclone Titli: Railways To Run Bhubaneswar-Bengaluru Special Train

BHUBANESWAR:  After cancellation and diversion of trains due to Cyclone Titli, a Super Fast Tatkal Special Train will run from Bhubaneswar, Odisha to Bangalore Cantonment, Karnataka to help facilitate stranded passengers. The East Coast Railways informed that the train would leave from Bhubaneswar on October 15 at 7:50 am. The train ... Read More »

NIA Conducts Searches In Delhi To Unearth Terror Funding Module

NEW DELHI:  The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Friday conducted searches in connection with its probe into a terror funding module linked to Pakistan-based terrorist Hafeez Saeed’s Falah-e-Insaniyat Foundation (FIF), according to an official statement. The searches were conducted at the office premises and residence of Hilal Ahmed Rather in Lajpat ... Read More »

Maharashtra Seat-Sharing Talking Point As Rahul Gandhi, Sharad Pawar Meet

MUMBAI:  Congress president Rahul Gandhi and NCP supremo Sharad Pawar held discussions about a seat-sharing arrangement in Maharashtra for the next year’s Lok Sabha elections, the NCP said on Friday.The discussions were held in Delhi on Thursday, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) spokesperson Nawab Malik said in Delhi. Senior Congress leaders Mallikarjun ... Read More »

Supreme Court Stays Blanket Ban On Fatwas By Religious Bodies

  NEW DELHI:  The Supreme Court on Friday put on hold the Uttarakhand High Court order imposing a blanket ban on the issuance of ‘fatwas’ by the religious bodies. The bench of Justice Madan B. Lokur and Justice Deepak Gupta stayed the High Court order on a petition by Jamiat Ulama-I-Hind challenging the ... Read More »

Terrorist Shot Dead In Encounter In Jammu And Kashmir’s Pulwama

SRINAGAR:  Security forces shot dead a terrorist and seized some weapons after a fierce encounter in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama this morning. The police said the security forces launched a cordon and search operation based in intelligence inputs about some terrorists hiding at Dalipora in Pulwama, 32 km from Srinagar.The dead ... Read More »

Eye Check-up Camp for Sakhi Rural & Tribal Women by Hindustan Zinc

18 families from 4 nearby villages of Zawar Mines got benefitted…  Hindustan Zinc under its Community Service Initiatives, organized Eye check-up camp for Sakhi rural & tribal women of Zawar Mines. The camp was organized at Rural Development Resource Centre of Zawar Mines where more than 30 rural & tribal ... Read More »

Bloodbath on Dalal Street: Sensex Plunges Over 1,000 Points

The S&P BSE Sensex sunk as much as 1,037.36 points and the Nifty50 hit 10,138.60 level, 321.5 points below its previous close. The domestic equity markets caught on to the global fever as both the equity benchmarks cracked in the opening trade. The S&P BSE Sensex sunk as much as 1,037.36 ... Read More »