Pune teacher held for corporal punishment

Pune teacher held for corporal punishment

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Mumbai

In a second shocking instance of corporal punishment in Maharashtra, the Pune police have arrested a teacher of a reputed residential school for allegedly slapping and banging the head of a student onto a wooden bench for failing to complete his class assignment. Such was the nature of the alleged corporal...

Prez urged to notify name of third member on SIT to expedite 1984 riots probe

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | PNS | New Delhi

A delegation  comprising  former Army chief JJ Singh, BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi and three other prominent persons met President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday and urged  him to ask the Supreme Court to  notify the name of a third member of the SIT formed to supervise probe into the 1984...

Two cheers for YogaCaRe as alternative to cardiac rehab

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | Archana Jyoti | New Delhi

Preliminary results of the world's largest-ever multi-centre randomised trial on cardiac rehabilitation and of health potential of Yoga have proved what yoga practitioners have been claiming for long: that yoga works. The results of the study which were presented at the American Heart Association Scientific Session in Chicago last week have...

Dassault CEO’s interview dictated: Cong

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | PNS | New Delhi

The Congress on Tuesday hit out at Dassault Aviation Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Eric Trappier, who, in an interview with news agency ANI on Tuesday, dismissed Congress president Rahul Gandhi's allegations that he had lied about the details of the Dassault-Reliance Joint Venture (JV) for offset contracts in the Rafale...

Top leaders pay homage as Ananth Kumar cremated

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | Kestur Vasuki | BENGALURU

After Union Ministers, netas and top BJP and RSS functionaries paid their homage, the mortal remains of Ananth Kumar, Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister and senior BJP leader,  were consigned to the flames with full State honours at the Chamarajapete cremation grounds in Bengaluru South on Tuesday. The day witnessed many...

Vijayan calls all-party meeting tomorrow

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | Kumar Chellappan | KOCHI

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has convened an all-party meeting for Thursday to discuss the situation arising out of Tuesday’s Supreme Court decision to hear the review petitions filed by the devotees challenging the September 28 verdict of the Constitution Bench allowing women of child-bearing age to enter the holy shrine...

SC to hear pleas of Sonia, Rahul in I-T case today

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | PTI | New Delhi

The Supreme Court is scheduled to hear on Tuesday the petitions filed by Congress president Rahul Gandhi and his mother Sonia Gandhi challenging the Delhi High Court order refusing to give them relief in a case of re-opening of their tax assessments for 2011-12. A bench of Justices A K Sikri...

5-time BJP MLA resigns as Minister, quits party

Tuesday, 13 November 2018 | PTI | Jaipur

A Rajasthan Minister, who was dropped by the Bharatiya Janata Party in its first list of candidates for the Assembly election, resigned from his post and the party on Monday. Surendra Goyal, the Public Health Engineering and Ground Water Minister who represents the Jaitaran constituency, tendered separate resignations to Chief...

State Editions

Odia singer Chitta Jena dies at 76

14 November 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Ganjam lawyer assaulted in police station

14 November 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

CB fails again to comply with High Court order

14 November 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

State releases Healthcare Vision-2025

14 November 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

MiO fetches Rs 4.20L-cr investment offers

14 November 2018 | SUDARSHAN CHHOTORAY | Bhubaneswar

5 MoUs signed for skill development in State

14 November 2018 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Sunday Edition

70 shanties gutted in Rohini blaze

11 November 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

6-day fest to celebrate Urdu heritage, culture begins in city

11 November 2018 | Staff Reporter | Sunday Pioneer

Statue of Unity sees 27K visitors on Sat

11 November 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

BJP gets control of all civic bodies in J&K's Kathua

11 November 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

T grand alliance partners hold talks, CPI demands more seats

11 November 2018 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer