K’taka opposes Centre’s cattle law

Monday, 29 May 2017 | KESTUR VASUKI | BENGALURU

The Congress Government in Karnataka is opposed to Union Government’s law on sale of cattle for slaughter. The State Government led by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has shown resistance to the new law by saying it is a State subject. Siddaramaiah said in Kalaburgi that it was not binding on the...

Mamata’s TMC up in arms

Monday, 29 May 2017 | Saugar Sengupta | Kolkata

Wary of possible “devastating” economic consequences on the Centre’s notification banning sale of livestock for slaughtering in an industrially downbeat Bengal, the ruling Trinamool Congress has demanded a rollback of new rules citing jurisdictional inability of New Delhi to frame laws that were exclusively in State domain. “Our Chief Minister Mamata...

Builders, realtors owing Rs9K-cr to NOIDA authority face heat

Monday, 29 May 2017 | PNS | Lucknow

Following the directions of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, the New Okhla Industrial Development Authority (NOIDA) has cracked the whip on defaulter builders and property developers who owe over Rs9,000 crore to the authority. The authority besides imposing penalty interest on the developers has also uploaded the list of defaulters on...

Depression in Bay of Bengal to advance monsoon in Kerala

Monday, 29 May 2017 | Omer Farooq | Hyderabad

A low pressure area in the eastern parts of Bay of Bengal is likely to develop into depression within next 24 hours, the Indian Meteorological Department said. Under its influence, the South West Monsoon will progress and reach Arabian Sea, Maldives and Kerala on May 30 or 31. Meanwhile, a...

Cong slams NDA over beef ban, growing vigilantism

Monday, 29 May 2017 | Anup Sharma | Guwahati

Days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation from Guwahati on completion of the NDA Government’s three years in office, senior AICC spokesman and former Union Minister Anand Sharma slammed the Central Government for trying to impose beef ban across the States and over the growing incidents of vigilantism...

Demonetised notes worth Rs1 cr seized in Gujarat; 4 arrested

Monday, 29 May 2017 | PNS | GANDHINAGAR

Gujarat police nabbed four persons with demonetised currency notes worth Rs1 crore near Bharuch town in South Gujarat on Sunday. The police said that Special Operation Group of Bharuch police intercepted a car that was coming from Surat. When the policemen checked the car, they found scrapped currency notes of Rs1,000...

Telangana will be Opposition mukt: Survey

Monday, 29 May 2017 | Omer Farooq | Hyderabad

If the survey commissioned by Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao is to be believed the State is all set to become ‘Opposition Mukt’ or free of any Opposition party. KCR who shared the results of the survey at TRS Legislature Party meeting in Hyderabad said that if elections are...

Waste management drive in 4,000 cities

Monday, 29 May 2017 | Pioneer News Service | New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday announced that a massive waste management campaign will be launched in 4,000 cities across the country on June 5, the World Environment Day. Under the campaign, waste bins of blue and green colours would be distributed in these cities along with an awareness drive. “I...

‘Dirty war has to be fought with innovative ways’

Monday, 29 May 2017 | PTI | New Delhi

The Indian Army is facing a “dirty war” in Jammu and Kashmir which has to be fought through “innovative” ways, Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat has said, stoutly defending the use of a Kashmiri as a ‘human shield’ by a young officer. In an exclusive interaction with PTI, Rawat said the...


Monday, 29 May 2017 | PNS

SHAH’S REPARTEE On the completion of three-years of Modi-rule on May 26, BJP president Amit Shah addressed a Press conference at the party headquarters in the afternoon. Perspiring due to summer heat, at one point, when Shah tried to wipe out sweat from the forehead, cameras began to click. Shah...


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Boy who married upper caste girl found charred to death

28 May 2017 | Omer Farooq | Hyderabad

The love marriage of an Upper Caste girl with a lower caste boy has ended in a grisly tragedy. As the girl ended her life due to harassment of her family, police have arrested her father T Srinivas Reddy on the charges of murdering his son-in-law Amboji Naresh...

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Harsh Shah grabs top slot in J’khand in science

29 May 2017 | PRAGYA PALLAVI/ PARVINDER BHATIA/ ASHIS SINHA | Ranchi/ Jamshedpur/ Bokaro

Harsh Shah of DAV Public School, Pundag, grabbed the first position in the State in science stream by scoring 97.8 per cent marks in the All India Senior Secondary School Certificate Exam (AISSSCE) results declared on Sunday...

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