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Lovely quits BJP to rejoin Congress

Sunday, 18 Feb 2018 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi | in Sunday Pioneer

Former Delhi Congress president Arvinder Singh Lovely, who had left the party last year to join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), was re-inducted into the Congress on Saturday. Lovely’s return comes in the wake of efforts to unite the party in the national Capital where by-elections are due following the disqualification...

‘Wah-O’ perfume to make Tihar inmates ‘productive’

Sunday, 18 Feb 2018 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi | in Sunday Pioneer

In a bid to help its inmates become entrepreneurs, the Tihar Jail in the national Capital is all set to enter the perfume market by launching its product ‘Wah-O’, with eminent activist and actor Nafisa Ali being its brand ambassador. ‘School of Perfumes and Fragrances’ was inaugurated by Director General (Prisons)...

Preety notice to CM, others

Sunday, 18 Feb 2018 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi | in Sunday Pioneer

North Delhi Mayor Preety Agarwal has served a legal notice to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Deputy CM Manish Sisodia, AAP convener Dilip Pandey and senior party leader Saurabh Bhardwaj allegedly for making defamatory allegation and pasting defamatory posters against her. The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Thursday claimed it has...

Police declare reward for info about accused

Sunday, 18 Feb 2018 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi | in Sunday Pioneer

Delhi Police has announced a reward for information about the unidentified man who was seen masturbating next to a Delhi University (DU) student in a bus last week, said a senior officer on Saturday. The girl student had filmed the act and uploaded the video on social media causing widespread...

HC blames laxity of officials for Kamala Mills fire tragedy

Sunday, 18 Feb 2018 | PTI | Mumbai | in Sunday Pioneer

The fire tragedy at the Kamala Mills compound in central Mumbai that claimed 14 lives could not have happened without the connivance of officials in the illegal activities going on there, the Bombay High Court has said. A bench of justices R M Borde and R G Ketkar yesterday ordered the...

CM reviews preparations of ‘Magnetic Maharashtra' meet

Sunday, 18 Feb 2018 | PTI | Mumbai | in Sunday Pioneer

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Saturday reviewed preparations for the 'Magnetic Maharashtra' convergence summit which will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi here tomorrow. "The stage is all set," Fadnavis tweeted, adding that the state "awaits to welcome the world". Fadnavis, along with Industries Minister Subhash Desai and other...

Speaker asks legislators to focus on development, social issues

Sunday, 18 Feb 2018 | Faizan Ahmad | Patna | in Sunday Pioneer

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan called upon the legislators to make development their primary goal irrespective of their party affiliation and take active role in the implementation of the legislations and various public oriented schemes and policies. Inaugurating the sixth India region Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) conference here on Saturday, she...

Parrikar's health fine, will attend Assembly session: CMO

Sunday, 18 Feb 2018 | Mayabhushan | Panaji | in Sunday Pioneer

The Goa Chief Minister’s Office was on Saturday forced to issue a clarification about the condition of CM Manohar Parrikar’s medical condition, saying the former Defence Minister’s health is improving, after reports in the section of the media in Goa, suggested that he was likely to undergo a surgical procedure...

13 killed in Mexican Min’s helicopter crash

Sunday, 18 Feb 2018 | AFP | Mexico City | in Sunday Pioneer

Thirteen people, including three children, were killed when a cabinet minister’s helicopter crash-landed on the way to the epicentre of an earthquake, state officials said today. The military helicopter that went down late Friday carried Interior Minister Alfonso Navarrete and Oaxaca state Governor Alejandro Murat, who were unharmed. But five women,...

9 killed in Rajasthan LPG cylinder blast, Rs 2L ex gratia announced

Sunday, 18 Feb 2018 | IANS | Jaipur | in Sunday Pioneer

At least nine persons were killed and 18 others injured when two LPG cylinders exploded at a wedding in Beawar in Rajasthan's Ajmer district, police said on Saturday. According to police, six persons were referred to a hospital in Ajmer while 12 were referred to the district hospital in Beawar. Police said...


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Police recover illegal coal, seize five motorbikes

19 Feb 2018 | SURESH NIKHAR | Bokaro

A police team of Bokaro Thermal police station headed by inspector cum officer-in charge Parmeshwar Leyangi on Sunday morning conducted raids at Ganjutola in Armo forest area here and seized approx 2.5 tonnes of illegal coal along with their 4 motorcycles and 5 cycles,said Bokaro SP Kartik S...

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