Govt accepts resignation of Madras HC Chief Justice VK Tahilramani

Govt accepts resignation of Madras HC Chief Justice VK Tahilramani

Sunday, 22 September 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

The resignation of Madras High Court Chief Justice VK Tahilramani has been accepted, according to a Government notification. Her resignation has been accepted with effect from September 6, it said. She had resigned after the Supreme Court collegium declined her  request for reconsideration of transfer to the Meghalaya High Court. Justice...

Pak targets forward posts in Poonch

Sunday, 22 September 2019 | PNS | Jammu

The Pakistan Army on Saturday targeted forward Indian posts in two different sectors of Poonch with heavy mortar shelling. According to ground reports, first incident of ceasefire violation was reported in Shahpur and Kerni sectors around 9.45 am and after a brief gap Pak army targeted forward posts and civilian areas...

MoS Babul forgives JU student who pulled him by hair

Sunday, 22 September 2019 | Saugar Sengupta | Kolkata

In a humane gesture Union Minister Babul Supriyo on Saturday pardoned the student who had pulled him by his hair at Jadavpur University on Thursday evening when hundreds of Left wing students gheraoed him for more than five hours requiring Governor Jagdeep Dhankar to personally move into the campus to...

NRC phobia grips Bengal, 4 dead

Sunday, 22 September 2019 | Saugar Sengupta | Kolkata

Even as Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee allayed fears of National Register for Citizens (NRC) being enforced in Bengal a mass phobia of losing citizenship claimed at least four lives in as many days, sources said, adding while one person in North Bengal committed suicide having failed to trace his land...

Married women happier than those in live-in relationships: RSS survey

Sunday, 22 September 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), which, in a way, celebrates bachelorhood as most of its ‘pracharaks’ keep off conjugal lives, has conducted a survey that claims that married women are "happier" than those in live-in relationships. Its findings will be released on Tuesday. RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat will release the survey,...

Centre, States debate reforms in NEP draft

Sunday, 22 September 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

nThe Centre and the States on Saturday held detailed discussions and debated various reforms proposed in the new National Education Policy(NEP) draft that has been much delayed and much awaited. The meeting of the HRD Ministry's Central Advisory Board of Education (CABE) and Education ministers from states was chaired by Union...

Navy to name 7th frigate in P17A series as Mahendragiri

Sunday, 22 September 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

The Navy has planned to name the seventh ship in the P17A frigate series as 'Mahendragiri', senior officials said. The first of the seven frigates, christened 'Nilgiri', is slated to be launched in Mumbai on September 28 in the presence of Defence Minister Rajnath Singh. The first ship under P17A borrows its...

Navy Chief embarks on 4-day B’desh visit to boost maritime ties

Sunday, 22 September 2019 | PNS | New Delhi

Aiming to further consolidate maritime cooperation between the two countries, Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh on Saturday began a four-day-long visit to Bangladesh. During the visit, Admiral Singh will hold extensive talks with his Bangladeshi counterpart Admiral Aurangzeb Chowdhury, besides meeting the other service chiefs and senior military officials, the Indian...

State Editions

Man kills wife for ‘adultery’ in Prem Nagar, surrenders

23 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

City sees decline in butterflies this year

23 September 2019 | Sapna Singh | Delhi

IIT Delhi team to study impact of odd-even scheme

23 September 2019 | PTI | Delhi

CM to speak on anti-pollution steps at Denmark summit

23 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Sisodia inaugurates cultural event Awam Ki Awaz in Capital

23 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

PWD to finish work on Pragati Maidan tunnel by Jan

23 September 2019 | GAYATHRI MAN | Delhi

Sunday Edition

Prioritising Strategic Economic Cooperation

22 September 2019 | Asoke Mukerji | Agenda

The complexities of caste system

22 September 2019 | Kumar Chellappan | Agenda

Dukh, Dard and a Season of Hope

22 September 2019 | Excerpt | Agenda

Astroturf | Empower your mind for success

22 September 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Talktime | ‘Casting procedure should be streamlined'

22 September 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

Pushing musical limit

22 September 2019 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer