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Teacher Arrested For Trying To Rape Student In Jammu And Kashmir’s Doda

The teacher allegedly attempted rape after calling her in a room. (Representational) Bhaderwah:  A government teacher has been arrested for allegedly trying to rape a 13-year-old girl in a school in Jammu and Kashmir’s Doda district, the police said today. The 48-year-old teacher, S K Manhas, was arrested from his house at Khellani village last […]

Supreme Court Voices Displeasure At Defence Ministry

Additional Solicitor General Maninder Singh said he would take up the matter with the ministry New Delhi:  The Supreme Court has expressed its displeasure that the Ministry of Defence has “not even bothered” to respond to the letters addressed to it by the CBI’s Special Investigation Team (SIT) that is probing the alleged extra-judicial killings […]

PM Narendra Modi Appeals To Kashmir’s “Misguided Youths” To Shun Violence

Srinagar:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi today appealed to the “misguided youths” of Jammu and Kashmir to shun violence and join the mainstream. He was speaking at the Sher-e-Kashmir International Convention Centre in Srinagar, where he laid the foundation stone for the Srinagar ring road project. He is on a day-long visit to Jammu and Kashmir […]

Hope BJP Has Learnt Lesson, Says Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi launched a sharp attack on PM Narendra Modi over the outcome of the Karnataka election. New Delhi: Minutes after BS Yeddyurappa stepped down as chief minister in Delhi, Congress Rahul Gandhi took the just-concluded battle for Karnataka right to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s doors. An unusually combative Mr Gandhi, 47, said the BJP’s failed […]

Madhya Pradesh Farmer Dies After Waiting For 4 Days To Sell Crop

SDM Ashok Manjhi said several farmers reached the market at the same time (Representational) Vidisha:  A 65-year-old farmer collapsed and died at an agricultural market in Madhya Pradesh after waiting in scorching heat for four days for his crop to be weighed up and sold. Opposition Congress lambasted the BJP government over the incident which […]

Sanjay Nirupam Triggers Row With “Loyal Dog” Jab At Karnataka Governor

Karnataka floor test: Sanjay Nirupam said Vajubhai Vala had set a new “standard” for loyalty. Mumbai:  Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam on Monday sparked a controversy with his swipe at Karnataka governor Vajubhai Vala hours after the party claimed victory in dramatic turn of events that ended with the resignation of BJP’s BS Yeddyurappa as the […]

What BS Yeddyurappa Said In His Resignation Speech

BS Yeddyurappa said he will I will sacrifice his life for to serve the people and save the farmers. Bengaluru:  A 20-minute emotional speech by BJP’s BS Yeddyurappa at the Karnataka assembly ended with him quitting as the chief minister, just two days after he was sworn in. The BJP, which won 104 of the […]

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle Tie The Knot In Dream Wedding Sealed With A Kiss

Royal Wedding: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle tied the knot in a grand wedding today (AFP) Windsor:  Prince Harry and his American bride Meghan Markle set off on a carriage procession around the town of Windsor after marrying on Saturday in a dazzling ceremony in front of British royalty, celebrities and a global TV audience […]

Why BJP Leadership Asked Yeddyurappa To Quit

BS Yeddyurappa gave his resignation to Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala. New Delhi:  Moments before an expected trust vote in Karnataka today, there was a surprise resignation. “I will not face the confidence vote, I am going to resign,” said the BJP’s BS Yeddyurappa, in an emotional speech before walking out of the assembly to submit […]

HD Kumaraswamy Oath On Monday, Invites Rahul Gandhi, Mayawati

Kumaraswamy said the JDS and the Congress will discuss a plan to ensure smooth running of the government Bengaluru:  HD Kumaraswamy picked up his invite to be Karnataka’s next chief minister from Governor Vajubhai Vala on Saturday evening, hours after the governor’s first, but controversial choice to run the state – BS Yeddyurappa – sent […]

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